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Uganda: Mamdani’s Endless Insults to Colleagues At Makerere

By Yusuf SerunkumaThere is a section of Makerere University semi-senior academics whose hysteria with Mahmood Mamdani is difficult...

Uganda: Janet Order On ‘Backdoor’ Admissions Brings Change

By Yudaya NangonziIn 2017, first lady Janet Museveni attended the annual selection/placement exercise as Education minister for the...

Uganda: The Chameleon Effect and Why Museveni’s Govt Is the Way It Is

By Dr Jimmy Spire SsentongoIn a 1999 article in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, behavioural psychologists...

Uganda: Opposition to Fight Kazibwe Politically Over Bobi Wine Snub

By Tausi NakatoJinja — Opposition politicians from Busoga Sub-region have given former Vice President, Dr Specioza Wandira Kazibwe,...

Uganda: Mulago, Cancer Institute Fight Over Patients Hostel

By Stephen OtageKamapala — The managers of Mulago National Referral Hospital and Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) are locked...

Uganda: Government Raises Salary of Principal Judge to Shs17.5m

By Anthony WesakaKampala — Government has raised the monthly salary of Principal Judge Yorokamu Bamwine from Shs10m to...

Uganda: MTN Will Be Punished If It Breached Guidelines – Ucc

By Christine KasemiireKampala — MTN will be punished if it is found guilty of breaching operational guidelines, Uganda...

Uganda: Government Seeks to Create 10,000 Jobs From Shs5.5b Handicrafts Deal

By Isamil Musa LaduKampala — Over the next four years, government will seek to create at least 10,000...

Uganda: Primary Schools Yet to Conduct Lessons As Pupils Stay Away

By Jessica NabukenyaMityana — Three weeks into the new academic term, some primary schools in rural sub-counties in...

Uganda: What’s Driving Child Kidnaps, Murders?

By Joseph KatoKampala — Three children were kidnapped and killed between Friday and Sunday last week in Kampala...

Uganda: MPs Query Inflated Lubowa Hospital Loan

By Moses KyeyuneParliament — Lawmakers on Parliament's Committee on National Economy yesterday questioned two ministers over what they...

Uganda: Top NRM Organ Endorses Museveni for 2021 Polls

By Solomon ArinaitweKampala — The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party's top most organ, the Central Executive Committee...

Uganda: Project Boosts Farmers’ Productivity By 70 Per Cent

By Christine KasemiireKampala — Access to timely weather information, insurance cover and input loan has increased farmers output...

Uganda: Secondary Schools Fail to Teach Vocational Studies

By Tausi NakatoJINJA/BUIKWE. Despite a 2017 government proclamation to enforce Business, Technical and Vocational Education and Training skills...

Uganda: Fire Guts Gulu Cooking Oil Factory

By Julius OcungiFire on Tuesday night gutted Loius enterprise, a cooking oil processing factory in Gulu Municipality and...

Uganda: Stage Names Are for Fake People – Alex Mukulu

interview By Justus LyatuuAlex Mukulu is one of Uganda's most respected and eccentric actors, playwrights and singers, although...

Uganda Real Estate in Steady FDI Growth

By Bernard BusuulwaTotal foreign investment flows destined for Uganda rose from $700 million in 2017 to $1 billion...

Uganda Banks Stand to Benefit From Falling Foreign Currency-Denominated Loans – Moody’s

By Allan OlingoUganda's banks will benefit from moderating foreign-currency loan volumes, easing asset risk as exposure to shilling...

Uganda: Panic As Fire Guts Cars in NSSF Basement

By Joseph KatoKampala — There was a stampede at Workers' House which is home to National Social Security...

Uganda: UWA Rescue Huge Crocodile, Python

By Paul TajubaThe Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) on Monday rescued a Nile crocodile measuring about 3.8 metres in...

Uganda: Former Flying Squad Boss Rearrested

The former Commander of Flying Squad Police Unit, Herbert Muhangi has been rearrested hours after the army court...

Uganda: Former Flying Squad Boss Herbert Muhangi Released On Bail

By UrnThe former commandant of the Police Flying Squad Unit (FSU) Herbert Muhangi is out on bail. Muhangi...

Uganda: One Dead, Another Injured After Cement, Soda Trucks Collided

By Asuman MusobyaBugiri — One person has died and another admitted to hospital with serious injuries after two...

Uganda: Witchdoctor Who Admitted Eating Man’s Liver Remanded

By UrnThe Luweero Grade One Magistrate, Ms Maxensia Namagembe has remanded a witch doctor and his wife to...

Uganda: Govt Approves Physical Planners Registration Bill 2019

Kampala, Uganda — Cabinet this week approved the Physical Planners Registration Bill 2019 for better coordination of the...

Uganda: Parents Protest Coexistence of Schools and Universities

By Tausi NakatoParents of Spire Road and Naranbhai primary schools, both government-aided located in Jinja municipality, are protesting...

Uganda: FDC Defends Besigye Cabinet, Tells Critics to Form Their Own

By Damali MukhayeKampala — The Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party has defended former presidential candidate, Dr Kizza...

Uganda: Kabale Market Will Be Rebuilt – Mayor

By Robert MuherezaKabale — The mayor of Kabale Municipal Council, Mr Sentaro Byamugisha, has said reconstruction of Kabale...

Uganda: Promoted UPDF Officers to Be Decorated At Mbuya

UPDF generals and senior officers who were recently promoted, will Tuesday be decorated. According to the Army Spokesman,...

Uganda: Masaka Market Stalls At Foundation Level for a Year

By Ivan Kimbowa Al-Mahdi SsenkabirwaThe State minister of Local Government, Ms Jennifer Namuyangu, has blamed the contractor for...

Uganda: Court Throws Out Mobile Money Case Against Ura

By Anthony WesakaKampala — The High Court in Kampala has thrown out a case that was challenging Uganda...

Uganda: Teachers Face Disciplinary Action Over Absenteeism

By Mudangha KolyanghaKibuku — More than 50 primary teachers in Kibuku District have been summoned for disciplinary action...

Uganda: Teach Christians How to Fight Poverty, Museveni Tells Clergy

By Julius OcungiOmoro — President Museveni has urged church leaders to go beyond the pulpit and educate all...

Uganda: Water Crisis Hits Refugee Camps

By Franklin DrakuRefugees in different settlements in the West Nile districts are struggling to access clean water as...