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Ministry of Health says 81 new COVID-19 cases from the tests done on 18 October 2021 bringing the cumulative confirmed now to 125,364.  The breakdown of the new cases is: 81 Alerts and Contacts; Gulu (11), Omoro (9), Kampala (16), Oyam (7), Mitooma (4), Bushenyi (4), Kazo (4), Kiryandongo (3), Kabale (3), Luweero (3), Wakiso […]

The European Union has called on Tunisian President Kais Saied to restore democratic order in the country and reopen parliament. EU foreign policy chief Joseph Borrell told EU lawmakers during a parliamentary session that the Tunisian parliament “cannot stay closed indefinitely”. Mr Borrell urged the Tunisian president to set a clear timetable for the reopening […]

A by-Election is being prepared in various areas across the country, according to the Electoral Commission. A by-election is when a second election is called in an area where there has already been an election but the first election was nullified, or declared unlawful, or after the death of the already elected leader.  The person who wins the […]

North Korea has confirmed it successfully tested a new submarine-launched ballistic missile on Tuesday. State news outlet KCNA said the missile had “advanced control guidance technologies”, which could make it harder to track. North Korea has carried out a flurry of weapons tests in recent weeks, launching what it said were hypersonic and long-range weapons. […]

Police in Mitooma district is hunting for a 22 year old man who allegedly murdered 2 juveniles of his biological brother, Wilson Tibakanya. Martial Tumusiime, the greater Bushenyi region police spokesperson has identified the decreased as Elizabeth Amumpaire 3 years and Wilson Muhumuza 7 years and suspect who is on run as Martin Arishaba 22 […]

The Uganda Cranes coach, Milutin Sredojevic, popularly known as ‘Micho’ has been found guilty of sexual assault. Today, the Serbian has been charged in the Gqeberha Regional Court, South Africa, and was consequently convicted on two counts of sexual assault. According to media in South Africa, Micho committed the crime during the 2021 U21 African […]

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has commissioned a new infantry fighting vehicle code named Chui, designed and manufactured by the Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF. At a ceremony held at State House Entebbe, attended by the Commander Land Forces Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba, where he unveiled the vehicle, President Museveni expressed happiness for the unveiling, saying Uganda $550 million Uganda […]

Commotion has erupted at Bushenyi Central Police Station after the death of a suspect who was detained at the station. The deceased, Anthony Twijukye 27, a resident Karama village, Burungira parish, Ruhumuro Sub County, Bushenyi  District was arrested on Sunday October 17 morning, together with Alex Tumwebaze 26, of the same residence on allegation of […]

The IGG is also concerned with Uganda’s widening Corruption Perception index, ranking in 142 positions out of 180 countries. Uganda also ranks behind three East African Countries in Corruption. Kamya asked the speaker of parliament to set aside a full day in parliament to debate the cost of corruption to the country in commemoration of […]

Uganda seeks an apology from the Secretary-General of the East African Community Dr Peter Mathuki as it insists that recruitment of staff at the secretariat be halted until the impasse over the matter is addressed. Uganda had written to the EAC Secretary-General through the East African Community affairs minister Rebecca Kadaga demanding that ongoing interviews […]


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