Breaking

Archive

Feb 2020 12 results
21:57
21:57

Countries Failing to Protect Children- Report The Lancet 1

According to the report, the futures of 250 children in low and middle income countries have been cut short due to environmental degradation, climate change and unhealthy commercial advertising that has led to an increase in childhood obesity
19:01
19:01

Censure Motion Against Gen. Tumwine Collapses Gen Elly Tumwine 4 1

MPs have withdrawn the censure motion against General Elly Tumwine after they failed to garner adequate signatures to propel to motion.
18:11
18:11

Research: Ugandan Officials Might Have Hidden UGX 267bn Aid Money World Bank 1 Top story

In East Africa, Tanzania was also studied and researchers found at least $145m had been hidden by its elites. Researchers concluded that this was because politicians, elites and their cronies got access to aid money and instead of using it to work on projects that developed their countries, they hid it away for personal use.
18:07
18:07

Kadaga to Attackers: We will Deal with You Severely Parliament 1 1 Top story

Kadaga says it is an offense for any person to create disturbance, which interrupts parliamentary proceedings. She called on whoever wants to demonstrate against Parliament to use other means other than try to invade on the space of MPs.
17:06
17:06

Rotary in Drive to Raise UGX 367m to Equip Mengo Blood Bank nakasero blood bank 2 1

Ronald Kawaddwa, the chairperson of Mengo Rotary Blood Bank, told journalists in Kampala that the money, once collected, will be used to complete the blood processing cycles that will be used for equipping the facility. He says the intervention will boost to the recently acquired transfusion transmissible infection testing machines.
17:04
17:04

Red Top Men Attack MPs in Parliament Simon Oyet 1 1 Top story

Parliament was at 4;00pm attacked by two men who jumped from the strangers gallery to the floor of the house attacking Members of Parliament.
15:49
15:49

Court Dismisses Charges Against Bajjo 1 Top story

The Buganda Road Grade One Magistrate, Stella Maris Amabilis dismissed the charges following a request by Bajjo's Lawyers, Erias Lukwago and Shamim Malende. They told court that the prosecution led by Ivan Kyazze has failed to produce witnesses to testify against the accused.
15:14
15:14

How Flying Squad Tracked, Arrested Prime Suspect in Bugiri Sheikh's Murder 1 2 Top story

“Mugoya had hidden the Semi-Automated Rifle –SAR inside one of the University branches where he had deployed two security guards to protect the premises. The gun was recovered with bullets,” the source said.
14:01
14:01

Lower Secondary Curriculum: Publishers Spend Over UGX 30 billion on Text Books 4 1

Samuel Majwega Musoke, the Chairperson of Uganda Publishers Association and Executive Director MK Publishers Limited, says publishing two copies of a text book for every subject is an expensive affair.
13:12
13:12

Turkish Fashion Retailer Announces Entry into Uganda LC Waikiki 1

The retailer, whose majority stake is owned by Turkish dollar billionaire Mustafa Kucuk, will make Uganda the 45th country where it is doing business. The store will be at Acacia Mall.
07:39
07:39

Fortunate Habyara Appointed Commandant of Witness Protection Unit 1 Top story

Habyara replaces Superintendent of Police, Cyrus Tugume Katta, who has been serving in acting capacity since the reign of Gen Edward Kale Kayihura. The Police Witness Protection Unit is mandated with protecting witnesses whose life is deemed to be at risk given the nature of the cases they are involved in.
07:20
07:20

Makerere Legal Director Resigns Barnabas Nawangwe 1 Top story

Reports show that Mwebe quietly handed over office to his junior, Hudson Musoke early this month after clearing his desk. Sources claim that before Mwebe handed over office to Musoke, he notified his staff that was going on leave for a month ending in March this year.
Feb 2020 12 results