Breaking

Archive

Dec 2020 17 results
19:09
19:09

Gov’t Moves to Introduce Second Dose of Measles Vaccine Ministry of Health 1

Dr Alfred Driwale, the programme manager UNEPI says the introduction of a second dose is critical because it will protect children who are younger than nine months and are susceptible to the disease.
19:04
19:04

Development Partners Demand Immediate Appointment of IGG Anti-Corruption 1

Development Partners with Anti-Corruption Agencies (ACAs) in the country have expressed concern about the delayed appointment of a substantive Inspector General of General (IGG) whose absence they say affects the fight against corruption.
18:42
18:42

Kalembe Suspends Campaigns over Lack of Funds money and politics 5 1

Kalembe is seeking 125 to 150 Million Shillings to canvass for votes in the remaining 77 districts in 36 days.
17:57
17:57

Court Dismisses Forgery Case Against EC Lawyers Hamidu Lugoloobi 1 Top story

During the hearing, Hamidu Lugoloobi accused the applicant of lying because the available evidence shows that he was in court and personally signed the consent document that was later endorsed by Justice Nambayo. Lugoloobi said the consent was done in the presence of Kalali and his lawyers, Earnest Isaac Muwanga and Geoffrey Mutyaba.
17:16
17:16

Lawyers Demand Unconditional Release of Kyagulanyi's Bodyguard , Benjamin Katana 2

In an application filed before the Nakawa Chief Magistrate's court, the lawyers led by Benjamin Katana and Shamim Malende allege that Ariho has been held beyond the mandatory 48 hours without any charges against him since his arrest on December 4th.
17:00
17:00

Regional Permit Offices Won't Reopen Till March 2021 Face Technologies

"The public will be notified through public notices and media announcements, when they can come to pick their licenses," says a statement from the Works and Transport Ministry. The refusal by the government to renew the license of Face Technologies drew public reactions, which had largely given approval of the South African company for the efficiency, it exhibited relative to previous operations.
16:29
16:29

Clerics Ask Gov't to Involve Faith Organisations in Corruption Fight Religious leaders 1 1

The clerics including the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, the Most Rev. Stephen Samuel Kaziimba Mugalu, the Mufti of Uganda Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje, the Archbishop of Kampala Dr Cyprian Kizito and others say that they remain the most trusted custodians of ethical values for the country.
15:05
15:05

UHRC Cautions Candidates Against Defying Campaign Guidelines Robert Kyagulanyi 4 3

The acting Chairperson to the Commission Katebalirwe Amooti Wa Irumba says the clashes witnessed between political candidates and security personnel are as a result of failure by politicians to respect the set guidelines.
14:47
14:47

Significant Number of People Want to Change Jobs Post COVID-19-Study

At 35% accounting for over a third of respondents said they were considering a career change within the next 12 months, most seeking higher pay.
14:29
14:29

Two Killed in Kireka Road Accident 1 1

According to Police, the motorcyclists knocked a woman and fell in the middle of the road together with his passenger after losing control.
13:31
13:31

Nancy Kalembe Promises Better Transport Infrastructure Nancy Linda Kalembe 3 1

Nancy Linda Kalembe, says the development of water, railway and road transport networks have previously been premised on where resources are, hence leaving out certain people from contributing and accessing from the economy.
12:05
12:05

Number of Women Contesting for 2021 Parliamentary Seats Increases women in politics 4

While the 2016 elections saw 405 candidates vying for Woman Member of Parliament seats in 112 districts, this time there is a surge of 638 women candidates in 146 districts.
10:33
10:33

Kasubi Road Junction Works Start As Vendors Move to New Market 3 6 Top story

Dez Tuhimbise, a vegetable vendor is one of the vendors who haven’t got place to operate from despite registering in 2018 with the market leadership to book a stall. Tuhimbise says that he had high hopes that after paying Shillings 50,000 and registering, he would get space in the new market.
08:30
08:30

Freedom of Expression Worsened During COVID 19- Experts 4 3

Professor Jjuuko says in the enforcement of COVID 19 regulations, the government adopted a criminal and coercive approach which was not called for.
07:43
07:43

Chief Justice Questions Conduct of Security Forces in Enforcement COVID-19 Restrictions Human Rights 2 1 Top story

Giving a keynote address at the launch of the special issue journal on Covid-19 and freedom of expression, assembly and access to information by Human Rights and Peace Center (HURIPEC) in Kampala on Tuesday, Justice Owinyi- Dollo urged Ugandans to prioritise saving lives ahead of the rights to expression, assembly and accessing information.
07:43
07:43

MOH Asks Hospitals to Adopt New App for COVID-19 Care Ministry of Health

Dr Henry Mwebesa the Director-General of Health Services in the Ministry said under the prevailing conditions where COVID-19 numbers have spiralled out of control, the app is projected to close the existing training gaps and challenges that traditional learning presents in the wake of COVID-19.
07:31
07:31

Chinese Supreme Court Hires Retired Chief Justice Katureebe commercial court 1 Top story

According to the judiciary, to demonstrate his readiness to take up the offer, Justice Katureebe virtually attended the prestigious appointment ceremony held in Shenzhen China and made an eight-minute speech where he largely shared his opinion and experience about the operations of the commercial courts.
Dec 2020 17 results