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 »

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 »

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 »

Makerere Main Building: Right Wing Roof Burnt to Ashes, Building on Verge of Collapse

The fire is believed to have started between 12:00 am and 1:00 am starting in the right wing before it spread to other parts of the university. The building is 79 years... Read more »

COVID-19 Patients Aboard Burnt Parliament Bus Admitted in Gulu

Twenty-five Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) patients who were aboard the burnt Parliament bus destined for Kampala have been admitted for treatment at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital. The patients from Kitgum District had been... Read more »

Hope Fades as Pursuit for Moroto Prison Break Escapees Yields less Results

Following the escape, the UPDF was called to lead the search operations. But only nine of the escapees had been recaptured by Thursday evening. Baine said that joint forces were pursuing the... Read more »

Decision on NSSF Mid-term Access To Benefits: Parliament Defers

First presented before Parliament in August 2019, the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) Amendment Bill, 2019 has generated controversy on issues regarding the mid-term access of funds, direct lending to government and... Read more »

Moroto Prison Break: Three Escapees Shot Dead

Three inmates have been killed in a fire exchange with security personnel following a prison break at Singila Prison in Moroto District. On Wednesday more than 200 inmates escaped after overpowering prison... Read more »

CID Investigations Link Parliament Suspect to Masaka Murder

According to a statement issued by the CID Public Relations Officer Charles Twiine Mansio, Nuwashaba was arrested at 11:30 a.m. by Police officers manning security at Parliament and upon search, he was... Read more »