Uganda Prisons has Offered a shs1.5 Million Bounty for each Gun Recovered and shs500,000 for every Escapees Recaptured.

On Wednesday, Dr.Byabashaija visited the prison facility to assess the situation and also get facts about the escape.Speaking to staff, Byabashaija told them that Uganda Prisons has offered a shs1.5 million bounty... Read more »

Education Ministry to Inspect Schools Ahead of Planned Re-Opening

The Ministry of Education and Sports is set to inspect all educational institutions ahead of the scheduled re-opening of schools for candidates and finalists. The plan is to visit all schools across... Read more »

MOH Fires National Isolation Centre Contractor for Incompetence

The Ministry of Health has cancelled the contract for Synergy Enterprises Ltd over incompetence. The firm was contracted last year to renovate the National Isolation Centre in Entebbe. The centre was set... Read more »

NUP Re-Opens Search for Lord Mayoral Candidate

The National Unity Platform-NUP has reopened the search for a Lord Mayoral candidate, asking persons with ambitions to contest for the seat to pick vetting forms. This follows a move by Kawempe... Read more »

Parliament Demands Audit into Fire that Razed Makerere’s Ivory Tower

Members of Parliament on Wednesday tasked the Minister of State for Higher Education John Chrysostom Muyingo to ensure that a clear audit is carried out in the fire which gutted Makerere’s University’s main... Read more »

Why Indian Farmers are Protesting against New Farm Bills

Farmers in several Indian states are protesting against three new bills the government says will open up the tightly-controlled agriculture sector to free-market forces. The bills, passed by India’s parliament this week,... Read more »

Woman, Soldier Remanded For Aggravated Robbery and Kidnap

The High Court Criminal Division has remanded Brenda Nganzi and a soldier, Julius Arinda on charges of aggravated robbery and kidnap with the intent to get ransom. The suspectes have denied the... Read more »

69% Farmers Resorted to Burning Charcoal: COVID-19 Lockdown – Report

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to the highest rates of environmental degradation in some parts of the country, as people sought for alternative economic activities to survive the lockdown induced by the... Read more »

Kapchorwa Hospital Closed After 50 Medics Tested Positive for COVID-19

Kapchorwa General Hospital has halted services across departments after 50 of its staff members tested positive for Coronavirus Disease. The hospital is only open for emergency cases like accidents and deliveries, according... Read more »

NUP Cancels Vetting Results from Six Electoral Areas in Mukono

The National Unity Platform has suspended results for six electoral areas in Mukono municipality, where candidates had been vetted to contest on the party flag. The vetting process which started last week,... Read more »