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Uganda: Court Registrar Starts Defense in Journalists Assault Case

The acting Commercial court registrar in charge of planning, performance and development, Fred Waninda accused of assaulting two...

Uganda: Motorists Suffer Traffic Jams As City Flyover Works Commence

By Amos NgwomoyaKampala — Motorists should for the next one month brace themselves for traffic congestion in the...

Uganda: If Museveni Wants to Eliminate Poverty He Should Have Coffee With Stella Nyanzi

opinion By Daniel K KalinakiParliament this week appropriated an "emergency" Shs17.6b, or just under $5m for the President...

Uganda: Bobi Wine and Besigye

analysis By Haggai MatsikoKampala, Uganda — Did the May 6 agreement between Bobi Wine and Kizza Besigye to...

Uganda to Start Ebola Vaccine Trials

Kampala, Uganda — The Uganda Virus Research Institute-UVRI is set to carry out phase two human trials for...

Uganda: Court Stops Production of Nile Batteries Over Copyright Breach

By Ismail Musa LaduKampala — Court has halted the production and sale of batteries produced by Nile Batteries...

South Africa: Companies Pleased With Trade Opportunities in Uganda

South African companies seeking trade opportunities in Uganda have expressed satisfaction with progress made in the East African...

Kenya Sink Rivals Uganda in World T20 Qualifiers

By Richard MwangiKenya on Wednesday beat their arch-rivals Uganda by a single run in a thrilling encounter in...

Uganda: Nine Injured As UPDF Soldiers Beat Up Residents in Luweero

By UrnAt least nine civilians and two UPDF soldiers have been injured in clashes between the soldiers and...

Uganda: New Cities Raise Great Expectations in Investments, Revenue

By Monitor TeamKampala — Government will offer additional Shs57b to run the new cities to meet the new...

Uganda: Bobi Wine Roots for Police, Army Welfare

By Moses KyeyuneKampala — Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, aka Bobi Wine, has notified Parliament of his...

Uganda: Traders Resort to Smuggling As Rwanda Border Remains Closed

By Robert MuherezaKabale — As the Rwandan border with Uganda at Katuna and Cyanika remain closed for three...

Uganda: Who Is Who in Gen Muntu’s Alliance for National Transformation

By Misairi Thembo KahunguKampala — Eight months after quitting the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC), the party's former...

Uganda: Thieves Use South Sudan Number Plates to Steal Cars, Police Say

By George MuronSoroti — Police have revealed that thieves are using South Sudan number plates to steal Ugandan...

Uganda: We Have Other Priorities, Government Tells Striking Teachers

By Patience AhimbisibweKampala — The hopes of striking teachers to get salary increment were yesterday cast down after...

Uganda Airlines, Climate Change Affected Teacher Salaries – Govt

By Yudaya NangonziThree days into the nationwide teacher's strike, government has asked teachers to return to classes, saying...

Uganda: WHO Approves Viral Load Test, Boosting Uganda’s Aids Fight

By Dicta AsiimweThe World Health Organisation has approved the use of a portable molecular point-of-care viral load diagnostic...

Uganda: Besigye Ready to Work Gen Muntu’s Ant Party

The founding president of the Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president, Dr Kizza Besigye has expressed willingness...

Uganda: Oulanyah Slams Finance for Messing Up Budget Process

By Moses KyeyuneParliament — The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Jacob Oulanyah, has castigated the Finance ministers for...

Uganda: Teachers-Government Talks Fail, Fresh Meeting Set Today

By Patience AhimbisibweKampala — A meeting which was expected to take place yesterday between government and striking teachers...

Uganda: Government Denies Responsibility As Civil Servants Miss Pay for Two Months

By Moses KyeyuneParliament — The Ministry of Finance has denied responsibility for the delayed payment of workers in...

Uganda Needs 5,000 Pharmacists – Experts

By Shabibah NakirigyaUganda needs at least 5,000 pharmacists for both the private and government sectors to effectively serve...

Uganda: Cabinet Elevates 15 Municipalities to Cities

By Franklin DrakuKampala — The first five of the 15 cities that the Cabinet approved on Monday will...

Uganda: Farmers Protest Verification of Seedlings Supplied By Government

By Alfred TumushabeFarmers under their umbrella body of Tea Nursery Bed Operators and Growers Association, led by Mr...

Uganda: Government to Revamp Bukalasa College, Says Minister

By Dan WanderaLuweero — Government is set to revamp Bukalasa Agriculture College in order to produce better extensionists...

Uganda Law Society Sued Over Mediation Centre Saga

By Ephraim Kasozi & Juliet KigongoKampala — A section of lawyers have petitioned court challenging the legality of...

Uganda: Law to Punish Fake Product Makers in Offing

By Anthony Wesaka & Betty NdagireKampala — The Uganda Law Reform Commission has drafted a Bill seeking to...

Uganda: Traffic Diverted As Constructions of Kampala Flyover Starts

Traffic at Shoprite and Clock Tower junctions will be temporarily diverted as the construction of the Kampala Flyover...

Uganda: I Can’t Allow Police ‘Thugs’ in My House – Minister Nantaba

By Andrew BagalaKampala — The minister of State for ICT, Ms Idah Nantaba, has rejected police invitation to...

Uganda: Museveni Okays Shs35b for Parties

By Misairi Thembo KahunguEntebbe — President Museveni has granted a request by political parties seeking government to increase...

Uganda: Parliament Approves More Shs17b for Museveni Country Tours

By Herbert ZziwaParliament — Parliament has approved Shs33 billion as additional budget for State House to run President...

Uganda: Government E-Procurement System Could Delay

By Christine KasemiireKampala — The online government procuring system is expected to be piloted next month but there...

Uganda Walks Tight Rope After Namibia Loss

By Darren Allan KyeyuneKampala — Team Uganda will need perfection and probably even more in their remaining three...

Uganda: Three Die in Accident, Residents Steal Their Rice

By Ambrose MusasiziKalisizo — Police are searching for people who stole rice from a truck that overturned and...

Uganda: Malkia Strikers Hit Uganda to Qualify for African Games

By David KwalimwaThe national women volleyball team on Tuesday qualified for the 2019 Africa Games set for Rabat,...

Namibia: Cricketers Remain Unbeaten in Kampala

By Helge SchützNAMIBIA's national cricket team won its second consecutive match at the T20 Africa Championship in Kampala...

Uganda: I’m Determined to Lead Ugandans Without Fear – Bobi Wine

By Jessica SabanoKyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi popularly known as Bobi Wine says he's determined to dethrone President...

Uganda: You Can’t Just Come From the Ghetto to Be President – Kivejinja

The minister for East African Affairs and First Deputy Prime Minister Kirunda Kivejinja has, in a veiled statement,...

Kenya: Malkia Strikers in Trouble Over Unpaid Hotels Bills in Kampala

By Nahashon MusunguKenya's national women volleyball team is the latest side to encounter financial challenges while on international...

Uganda: Makerere Law Student Goes Missing

Mr Joshua William Mukisa, a third-year Law student and a former guild presidential aspirant at Makerere University has...