Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja has directed further investigations into the procurement of relief items for flood victims in Kasese district that she recently rejected. Nabbanja made the revelation to journalists at parliament shortly after attending the Bunyoro Parliamentary Caucus today. The Premier on Tuesday rejected an assortment of relief items meant for flood victims in […]

The alleged Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) leader, Jamil Mukulu has expressed his grievance about being subjected to suffering and degrading treatment at Luzira Maximum Prison. Mukulu is currently on remand in Luzira on the charges of terrorism, aggravated robbery, murder and aiding and abetting terrorism, where he has been since 2016.  In a 15 page […]

Residents of Ndese Landing site in Kigungu Parish, Entebbe Municipality are demanding their boats from the Uganda Fisheries Protection Unit- FPU. The FPU confiscated these boats last week following the death of a UPDF Fisheries Protection Unit officer Samuel Okodoi who was enforcing guidelines against illegal fishing on Lake Victoria. Major Yero Muhoozi, the Fisheries FPU Political […]

The Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries Minister, Frank Tumwebaze, has promised to activate policies that will help Soroti Fruit Factory reach its full potential.  While touring the Soroti based factory renowned for making organic Teju orange and mango juice, yesterday, Minister Tumwebaze said the ministry is ready to help, however, it will require require the […]

The Prime Minister, Robinah Nabbanja, has called for support from the private sector to the Government by donating vaccines to cover the country as a way of ensuring that COVID-19 cases are contained. Nabbanja says since the government is struggling to have 20 million people vaccinated, the secret is in combined effort, thus calling upon […]

A section of health workers in Kitgum Municipality has accused security personnel of harassing them during curfew hours. Some of these health workers say they have been roughed up by security personnel at night while reporting or returning from duty. Innocent Rubangakene, a Laboratory scientist at Kitgum General Hospital told members of Kitgum Covid-19 Task […]

Ugandans have expressed discontent over the timing and manner in which government has decided to give each Member of Parliament, shs 200 million to buy vehicles. Government recently revised the budget for procurement of new vehicles for MPs in the 11th parliament from shs321 million to shs200 million each. However, the development has aroused anger […]

Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja has tabled a list of beneficiaries who have received the covid-19 relief cash before Parliament. Nabbanja tabled beneficiaries from Kawempe Division, Nakawa Division, and Gulu City, saying the list was meant to ensure accountability and transparency. Nabbanja told Parliament that the beneficiaries were identified from groups of people that depend on […]

The lands ministry has announced measures to curb down increasing land evictions. The lands minister, Judith Nalule Nabakooba told reporters on Sunday in Kampala that during this lockdown, the ministry is continuing to receive several reports about the same, from different parts of the country, and most of them are from Mukono, Mpigi, Nakasongola, Mubende, […]

A storeyed building under construction has collapsed and killed the owner at Kabulengwa in Nansana Municipality. The deceased has been identified as Kawesa Joseph, 29 whose body has been rushed to KCCA mortuary, Mulago, for a post mortem. Kampala Deputy Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire notes that Fire Prevention and Rescue Services are still at the scene […]

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