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Human rights

20:55
20:55

Land Conflicts Dominate Pro-bono Week in Acholi Mob justice 1 1

Beatrice Babra Angufiru, the Senior Legal Officer for Legal Aid Gulu revealed that of the 112 people who turned for the services, over 80 percent of them were with complaints on land conflicts while criminal matters like defilement and child neglect came a distant second
10:30
10:30

Widows in Amuru Struggle for Livelihood after Land Evictions sexual assault 2 1

More than 200 women mainly widows from Amuru District have been evicted from their marital land in the last two years according to the statistics from Action Aid Uganda.
07:26
07:26

5,000 PWDs to Benefit from UGX 5B Special Interest Grant 4

The State Minister for Disability and Elderly Affairs Sarah Kanyike says that the government has enhanced the National Special Grant to 5 Billion Shillings with the financial year 2020/2021 to benefit people living with disabilities. She adds that the money will be provided to 800 groups.
19:53
19:53

Four Perish In Rwampara Fatal Accident. 1

Innocent Byamugisha said that the driver of the small car was in the wrong as he tried to overtake from the wrong side of the road trying to enter the road from parking.

Slideshow

16:51
16:51

Pictorial: Strong Winds Leave 300 People Homeless in Nakasongola

More than 60 houses have been destroyed by strong winds at Munami village in Nakasongola district leaving over 300 people homeless.

Business and finance

20:47
20:47

Government Moves to Discover 'Shadow Economy' tax evasion 3

The government commissioned a team of researchers from Makerere University and the Uganda Revenue Authority to get the facts responsible for the big part of the economy that is not recorded and taxed, also referred to as the Shadow Economy.
18:31
18:31

Vanilla Farmers Suffer as Export Price Falls to sh1.46million per Kilo 1 2

According to the ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, the price of vanilla in the export market has fallen from 400 US dollars in 2019 to 395.9 US dollars per kilogramme (from 1.47million shillings to 1.46million shillings) per kilo.
11:41
11:41

Emyooga Beneficiaries in Arua Storm Out of Meeting over Delayed Release of Funds 1 4

The meeting which was convened at the City Mayor’s Gardens turned rowdy after some of the groups including Boda Boda Associations accused the program officials of dragging the process and using their names to get money.
20:26
20:26

Energy Companies Asked to Reduce Power Tariffs electricity tariff 2

Kitutu says the other companies involved in upstream level activities like generation and transmission should not take advantage of the public ignorance which leaves distributors like Umeme as the visible culprits.

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