As Uganda struggles to meet the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by the deadline date in 2015, MP Sam Lyomoki says the health sector if fully funded would have improved all the MDGs that are yet to be achieved.
Kisoro district leaders have closed St. Paulâ€™s Secondary School, Mutolere, after students staged a violent strike at the school. More than 1000 students have been sent home. The students staged a strike on Saturday evening after they were reportedly denied a chance to watch a soccer match between Uganda Cranes and Tanzania.
Several court users including lawyers, magistrates, judges and suspects, were on Monday morning stranded at the Anti Corruption Court in Kololo following the Friday Constitutional Court ruling that temporarily halted its operations.
Humanitarian agencies are grappling with how to give assistance to over 66,000 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo â€“ DRC that have entered the country. The Congolese refugees began streaming into Bubandi Sub-County in Bundibugyo District on July 11, after the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebels attacked the town of Kamango in North Kivu Province.