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Arach rallies parliament to vote UPC candidate in EALA elections

By Leonard Kamugisha Akida, NATIONAL The Uganda People's Congress (UPC) spokesperson Sharon Arach Oyat has asked members of the 11th parliament to vote UPC candidate, Fred...

FDC backs NUP candidate in Gogonyo by election

By Annet Nakanwagi, NATIONAL There are countable days to the polling date of Gogonyo county by election in Pallisa district and at least three candidates have...

Stay calm with the agreement-DP

By Kabuye Muawiya, NATIONAL DP has appealed to Ugandans to stay calm with the agreement that was signed between NRM and DP because it is beneficial...

Current Affairs

Suspected Number Plates Thief Survives Lynching

By Jonah Muhooza, REGIONAL Police in Mubende district has rescued one suspect from the hands of angry mob who wanted to lynch him accusing him of...

Police arrests Anti-Ukraine war protesters in Kampala

By Leonard Kamugisha Akida, NATIONAL The Police in kampala have arrested some youth activists calling themselves Ukraine Solidarity Committee Uganda, who were protesting against the war...

Linda Nabusayi officially hands over Presidential Press Secretary office

By Mercy Agumenaitwe, NATIONAL Linda Nabusayi has handed over office to the Newly appointed Senior Press Secretary to the President of Uganda Sandor Walusimbi. On Sunday July...

Agribusiness

Maize farmers accuse UPDF of extortion

REGIONAL Maize and beans farmers in Nyairongo village Kabwoya sub-county, Kikuube district have labelled members of the uganda people's defence force (UPDF) as extortionists. They have...

UVA wants recruitment of Lira District Veterinary Officer stopped over irregularities

By Aboth Grace, REGIONAL The Uganda Veterinary Association has accused Lira Disira Service Commission of shortlisting candidates without requisite qualification for position of District Veterinary Officer. According...

Cattle dealer found dead in car abandoned by robbers

By Watera, REGIONAL The police in Bukedi region has on Wednesday (July6) recovered a vehicle allegedly abandoned by suspected armed robbers The vehicle registration number UAY 596B...

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Technology

Elon Musk Twitter Takeover Put On Hold

By Isaac Tayebwa and Annet Nakanwagi, WORLD TECHNOLOGY Elon Musk said his $44 billion bid to purchase Twitter was “temporarily on hold” until he could get...

Capt Mukula advises on creating sustainable aviation...

By Isaac Tayebwa, AIRSPACE REPORT The aviation industry is world wide in turmoil in the post-Covid-19 pandemic and a plan for developing countries in airspace is...

Osirike! Why Brands Should Capitalise On Trends

The Ugandan social media space never gets cold as new slangs and phrases keep unfolding. Tusimbudde,Tokisusa, Tojja, Kwetega, Olemwa, etc are among many other...

UPDF, Kiira Motors have never manufuctured any...

By Leonard Kamugisha Akida, PARLIAMENT: Ugandan minister for Science, Technology and Innovation has shocked parliament after she disclosed that Kiira Motors and the national army (UPDF)...

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Dad burns stepson over yellow bananas

By Grace Aboth, REGIONAL A 37-year-old, Moses Obbo is in police custody after he allegedly burned his 4-years-old stepson for stealing and eating his yellow bananas. It...

US won’t have any catholic nun by 2035

By Our Reporter, Studies are showing a crisis in the Catholic sisterhood in the United States. A survey by the Pew Research Center found the number...

Public Service, MoES ordered to explain why science headteachers were neglected in latest salary enhancements

By Priscilla Owomugisha, NATIONAL Subsequent to the concerns raised by the Kalungu West legislator, Hon. Joseph Gonzaga Ssewungu on leaving out of science headteachers in salary...

It’s okay not to be okay, don’t hide your feelings, talk to someone – LEM Mindfulness

MENTAL WELLNESS Are you feeling stressed or depressed? It’s okay not to be okay. Don’t hide your feelings, open up to someone you trust. Why do...

Princess Meghan faces legal action over claims made in Bombshell 2021 interview with Oprah

By Our Reporter, Meghan is facing legal action from her half-sister Samantha Markle over claims she made during her bombshell 2021 interview with Oprah Winfrey...

Academics

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Obituary

Mitooma man dies in brawl

By PriscahAtuhaire, REGIONAL A 37-year-olld Allan Nuwashaba Rukooza has been confirmed dead after he got involved in a brawl at a trading centre in Mitooma District. It...

Woman collapses dead in Kizinda

By Bernard Ngabirano, REGIONAL A 32-year-old woman has collapsed dead in Kizinda Ishaka, greater Bushenyi police spokesperson ASP Martial Tumusiime has said According to Tumusiime, the incident...

How Sheema businessman killed child for money ritual

By Tracy Acen The attainment of physical wealth is one of the major reasons a we cases of missing persons are so rampant nowadays. Many...

Worry and Insecurity intensify as Karamoja leaders are gunned down

By Tracy Acen Oiko Barely two months after the cold murder of Abraham Lochen, the speaker of Kamoru sub-county in Karamoja, another local leader, Daniel...

Family of slain Bukwo CAO gets sh10m donations

By Pennina Nakigozi and Tracy Acen Oiko, REGIONAL The family of the slain Bukwo district CAO, Robert Charles Ogwang has received 10m shillings donations pledge from...

Sports News

Embolo confirmed AS Monaco striker

By Eliot Owen Ojambo, SPORTS DESK After Takumi Minamino, Monaco bought another quality spearhead, Breel Embolo. The striker is likened to “Swiss Balotelli” passed a medical...

Latest Articles

NRM blames poor service delivery in Rwenzori region on opposition leadership

By Leonard Kamugisha Akida, REGIONAL The ruling National Resistance Movement -NRM has faulted past opposition leaders in Rwenzori sub-region majorly Kasese district for poor service deliveries...

Ugandans asked to pick up their passports

By Tracy Acen Oiko The Ministry of Internal Affairs has made appeals to the public who applied for passports to pick them up from the...

Traditional healer arrested over wife’s murder

By Watera, REGIONA Police in Mayuge district are holding a man for allegedly murdering his wife and later attempted to commit suicide The suspect is Muzamiru Malevu,...

Boda Bodas highest contributor of accidents, ASP Nampiima

By Brendah Atukunda, NATIONAL The directorate of traffic and road safety has said that motorcycles and Passengers Services Van majorly Toyata Hiace types are the major...

Man on run after attempting to bury child alive

By Priscilla Owomugisha, REGIONAL Police in Sironko district are searching for a man who attempted to bury his three-year-old son alive. On Saturday, Simon Manake, 38, a...

Armed robber battered to death by bus passengers

By Tracy Acen Oiko An armed robber was on Sunday 7th August assaulted to death after he and other accomplices attempted to rob a passenger...

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Taiwan tensions: China condemns ‘manic’ visit as Pelosi continues tour

By Tracy Acen Oiko INTERNATIONAL China's foreign minister has called US House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan "manic, irresponsible and irrational". At a meeting of Southeast...

Institute regional rescue team to mitigate disasters, UPC

By Tracy Acen Oiko NATIONAL The UPC has today (August 3rd) called on the government of Uganda and the East African Community states to institute...

Kayunga RDC Hajji Nsereko is dead

By Kabuye Muawiya Resident District Commissioner (RDC) and former spokesperson of Uganda Muslim supreme Council(UMSC) Hajj Nsereko Mutumba has passed on in the early morning...

Safe Boda lays off 59 workers

By Leonard Kamugisha Akida, NATIONAL Since its inception in November 2014, Safe Boda has served to its peak, ferrying thousands of pillion passengers in Kampala city...

Suspended P.7 pupil goes missing

By Tracy Acen Oiko Under normal circumstances, when a student or pupil is suspended from school, his or her parents are called to make the...

Travel

Rwenzori The Gardens Hotel Reopens After Years...

As the Uganda tourism sector still grapples with lack of investment in tourism facilities, a number of individuals have come up to set up...

Kampala-Entebbe express highway toll starts this week....

Payment by vehicle drivers and motorcycle riders for the use of the Kampala-Entebbe Express highway; also commonly known as Road Toll fee, is slated...

Dubai suspends flights from Kenya

By Our Reporter, NAIROBI: Flights with inbound and transit passenger movements to Dubai from Kenya have been temporarily suspended for 48 hours effective today. According to the...

More than 21,600 Traffic offenders arrested in...

By Leonard Kamugisha Akida, PARROTS UG|ROAD CODE: The directorate of traffic and road safety at Uganda Police has reported that they have arrested 21,615 traffic offenders...

Entertainment

Tanzania bans Diamond’s Mtasubiri music video

Peter Bwengye; This is not the first time Diamond’s video has caused a stir, two months ago, his song Gidi was also put on the...

Feature News

OPINION: NUP should offload Kibalama and company

By Dedan Kimathi, NATIONAL This has been a big or long week for the National Unity Platform (NUP), I am to say. Yet again, the populace...

Ambrosoli Consult Joins FSME Uganda

By Eliot Owen Ojambo and Brendah Atukunda, BUSINESS REPORT The federation of small and medium size enterprises (FSME) Uganda has awarded a certificate of membership to...

Egyptian president Tells Citizens To Eat Tree...

By Leonard Kamugisha Akida, WORLD You have certainly been cursing President Museveni for telling you to eat cassava if bread is expensive. You will soon thank...

Zoo attendant loses finger playing with lion...

By Priscah Atuhaire, WILDLIFE A zoo guide was left in excruciating pain after trying to show off his playing skills with a lion while on duty. Some...

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