Parliament Approves Loans Worth UGX 18.6 Trillion in 2020

Last year Parliament approved loans to the tune of 18.69 trillion Shillings, according to the report detailing the business transacted by the House in the year 2020. The approved loans are up... Read more »

EC Trains 400 Prisons Officers to Handle 2021 Ballot Papers

At least 400 prison Officers are undergoing training by the Electoral Commission -EC to pack ballot papers. The officers from the Uganda Prisons are undergoing training in ballot paper safety, packaging as... Read more »

75% Of Entebbe Airport Expansion Project Complete – UCAA

Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) has said at least 75 per cent of the upgrade and expansion project for Entebbe International Airport has been done. The 1.1 trillion Shillings expansion project was... Read more »

Two Fishermen Drown in Lake Albert

Two fishermen have drowned in Lake Albert, Hoima District.   The fishermen have been identified as Joseph Jabila 19 and Angomoko Jakwonga 27 both fishermen attached to Kiryamboga landing site in Tonya parish... Read more »

Two MTN Technicians Arrested for Vandalizing Telecom Masts

Two technicians from telecom giant MTN Uganda are part of the five people who were arrested by the Criminal Investigations Directorate –CID over the weekend on allegations of vandalizing the telecom masts... Read more »

Isingiro Residents Protest Lack Of Power Supply

Residents of Ngarama parish in Ngarama Sub County, Isingiro district are protesting the delayed connection of their area to the power grid by the Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited (UEDCL). The affected residents... Read more »

URC not Ready to Resume Commuter Train Six Months after Suspension

The Uganda Railway Corporation (URC) has said it is not yet ready to resume passenger train services due to ongoing works to ensure observing the COVID-19 Standard Operating Procedures. The passenger train... Read more »

Why Public Officers Deny Citizens Access to Information and Records

As the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) marks the 2020 international Day for Universal Access to Information 28 September, it is emerging that in Uganda, the law is more of... Read more »

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 »

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 »