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Two confirmed dead, as 30 more trapped under Collapsed Building in...

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At least two people lost their lives when a commercial building under construction in Jinja town collapsed last evening. About 30 people are feared...

Busoga teachers trained on making reusable pads

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Teachers in Busoga sub-region are undergoing training in making reusable sanitary pads to help girls stay in school. Alice Kagoda, the chairperson of the...

Shocking: How sons & Daughters of ministers are enjoying big posts...

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Jobs in Missions at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs have become for the ‘technical know who’ rather than technical knowhow. According to investigations, top...

Report: More than 15 million Ugandans have no national IDs

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Over 15 million Ugandans have not secured national identity cards (IDs), the state minister for internal affairs, Obiga Kania, has said. These Ugandans are at...

Magara murder: Extradited Pato set for voice analysis

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Investigators will subject key suspect in Susan Magara murder to voice tests to ascertain whether he is the one who negotiated Susan’s ransom. Following a protracted...

“MPs are stupid” Kyaligonza fires back as he drags traffic lady...

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Uganda’s ambassador to Burundi Maj. Gen. (Retired) Matayo Kyaligonza has vehemently denied assaulting a female traffic Police officer and a journalist. In a twist of events...

Abiriga family cries out to govt over survival, debts

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The family of the former Member of Parliament for Arua Municipality, Ibrahim Abiriga, are struggling to survive following his gruesome murder in Kawanda at Wakiso district....

Nantaba, top police officers summoned over Ssebulime’s Murder

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In a new twist, State Minister for Information and Communications Technology Idah Eriosi Nantaba and two senior Police commanders have been summoned to record statements in...

Pregnant Rwandan woman dies crossing into Uganda to buy food

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A pregnant Rwandan woman, 35, yesterday collapsed and died as Rwandan soldiers were chasing her to block her from crossing into Uganda. The woman reportedly...

MPs angry over distribution of poisonous food in Karamoja

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Members of Parliament yesterday castigated the Government over the suspected poisonous food distributed by the World Food Programme (WFP), which left four people dead...

Nantaba saga : Police officer quizzed over death of assailant

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The commanding officer of the 999 Police patrol that foiled the attempted assassination of information and communications technology state minister, Idah Eriosi Nantaba, was...

Police, army commanders held over dead suspect

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Six security personnel from the Police and the army are under probe over torturing a suspect to death while in their custody in Kawempe, Kampala. The...

Nantaba Murdered our brother who was going to daughters’ school, says...

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Irene Nakazibwe, a sister to Ronald Ssebulime, who was gunned down on Sunday for trailing state minister for information and communications technology Idah Nantaba Eriosi, has...

Ex-mayor Nasser Sebaggala Fighting for his life after eating Jackfruit

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Former Kampala Mayor Nasser Sebaggala is admitted at Kibuli Hospital over complications related to food poisoning. However, according to his young brother and Kawempe North MP,...

Why Museveni has started nationwide tour of UPDF barracks?

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President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the commander-in-chief of the Uganda armed forces, has embarked on a nation-wide on-spot working visits to UPDF barracks. The President...

Senior UPDF officers on trial over sh7b fraud

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Two senior Uganda People’s Defence Force (UPDF) officers are on trial before the General Court Martial (GCM) in Makindye over defrauding an investor of sh7b. Maj....

58% of urban men report being beaten by their wives–...

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More men in urban areas are reporting physical violence, compared to women, a new survey reveals as the Government embarks on a new fight against gender-based...

LDU ready for Kampala, Wakiso

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As President Yoweri Museveni witnessed the tactical skills of Local Defence Unit (LDU) recruits at Kaweweta Military Training School in Nakaseke district, other trainees filled the...

Kaweesi murder: what has happened two years after?

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Today marks exactly two years since gunmen riding on a motorcycle gruesomely murdered former Police spokesperson, Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi. Kaweesi was...

Mao and DP list solution to solve Rwanda-Uganda Conflict

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The Democratic Party (DP) has called on the East African Community (EAC) to intervene in the growing tension between Uganda and Rwanda. The stand-off follows the...

Govt seeks sh770b supplementary budget approval

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The Government is seeking parliamentary approval for a supplementary budget of sh770b critical and urgent items which cannot wait for the next financial year. The sh770b...

“I cant be intimidated” Kyaligonza hits back at MPs

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Maj Gen (rtd.) Matayo Kyaligonza has blasted MPs for making what he called a “stupid” decision to recall him as Uganda’s ambassador to Burundi over allegations...

SFC soldier facing murder charges

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A Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) soldier attached to the Special Forces Command (SFC) is facing charges of murder and aggravated robbery. The SFC is charged...

Jiggers wreak havoc in Buikwe schools

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Two Church of Uganda founded schools in Wakisi division, Njeru municipality in Buikwe district have been overwhelmed by jiggers. Naminya parish priest Daniel Nsubuga Lubuto...

Odonga otto quits FDC, after discovering something huge

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The Aruu South MP, Samuel Odonga Otto, said he has quit Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party and intends to stand as an independent candidate in...

Dont joke with me, Kyaligonza explains why he loves slapping people

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Uganda’s ambassador to Burundi, Maj. Gen. Matayo Kyaligonza, has spoken out on the fracas where he and his guards allegedly roughed up a female...

Police : Kyaligonza’s crimes will not go unpunished

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The Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) has taken up the case in which Uganda’s ambassador to Burundi, Maj. Gen. Matayo Kyaligonza, is alleged to have slapped a...

Kyaligonza’s slap left my cheek sore : traffic officer narrates the...

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Uganda’s ambassador to Burundi, Maj. Gen. Matayo Kyaligonza, is in the eye of a storm over photos of him confronting a female Police officer while she...

Katumba : M7 is like biblical Moses, whilst damning past presidents

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Past Ugandan presidents used to stay for short periods because the country was still undergoing political experimentation, works state minister Gen. Katumba Wamala has...

Witch doctor cripples government’s plan of Kampala port development

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The construction of the proposed Kampala Port has taken a new twist with a spiritual medium known as Mukasa or the spiritual guardian of Lake Victoria...

Kaweesi Murder : Super Market Video recordings go missing

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Fresh investigation details into the murder of former Police spokesperson, Andrew Felix Kaweesi, show that Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras at a nearby supermarket recorded the...

Nonsense Go hung your self: Impunity as Rukutana, Bamugemereire clash over...

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The land probe commission was yesterday an arena in a battle of wits, when Deputy Attorney General Mwesigwa Rukutana and commission chairperson Justice Catherine Bamugemereire faced...

Opposition wants independent MPs kicked out of Parliament

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Independent candidates should be struck out in the coming polls, opposition political parties have recommended. The Opposition is also against the creation of the position for...

Parliament passes wildlife Bill, poachers targeted

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Parliament yesterday passed the Uganda Wildlife Bill with minimal amendments as the chairperson of the parliamentary committee on trade, industry and tourism, Robert Ssebunya Kasule, was...

Why Kayihura’s ally Muhangi was re-arrested after bail

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The freedom of former Flying Squad Unit boss Herbert Muhangi was yesterday short-lived after security operatives rearrested him soon after he was released on bail by...

FDC defends Besigye’s people’s government

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The opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) has lashed out at the critics of the “people’s government”. According to the party, the “people’s government”...

“My vision is to make Uganda a first world country” –...

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President Yoweri Museveni has told the Israeli tourists who have been in the country that his vision is to transform Uganda into a first world country....

ISO and MTN in cat & mouse chase due to MTN...

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The Internal Security Organisation (ISO) operatives on Friday raided MTN Nyonyi Gardens offices and recovered items vital in their current investigations of espionage and tax evasion....

MTN Saga: The genesis of the trouble begins with Kaweesi Murder

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The problems that MTN Uganda is grappling with today started way back in 2017, with the investigations into the murder of former Police spokesperson, Andrew Felix...

Munyagwa Summoned to court over Fraud

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The Anti-Corruption Court has, for the second time issued criminal summons against Kawempe South MP Mubarak Munyagwa, who is accused of soliciting and receiving sh78m from...

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