Angry Residents Blockade Damaged Road in Pader

Furious youths have blocked the Lacani – Pajule road in Pajule Town Council, Pader district protesting against its impassable state. They claim the road was last maintained by the district works and technical department in […]

Bebe Cool Suspends Music Shows After Fan’s Fury

Musician Moses Ssali aka Bebe Cool has suspended musical performances indefinitely over what he called safety concerns. Bebe Cool has been at the receiving end of public hostility and anger for refusal to condemn torture […]

Wadri Sworn in As Arua Municipality MP

The newly elected Arua Municipality Member of Parliament, Kassiano Wadri has taken oath of parliament days after he was released on bail following treason charges. He was sworn in on Wednesday afternoon by the Deputy […]

Machar Refuses To Sign South Sudan Peace Deal

South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar refused to sign the latest draft of a peace deal with the Juba government that would end a years-long conflict, Sudan’s foreign minister said on Tuesday. “The main opposition […]

Britain PM Supports South African Land Reform

Britain supports South Africa’s land reform programme provided it is carried out legally, Prime Minister Theresa May said in Cape Town on Tuesday, adding that she would discuss the issue with President Cyril Ramaphosa. “The […]

Vodacom Launches Africa’s First 5G Service In Lesotho

Vodacom Group has created the first standards-based commercial 5G service Africa using the 3.5GHz spectrum. The service, which has been created in Lesotho, will initially offer fixed-wireless broadband to two enterprise clients. The Group has […]

Prof. Barya Calls For Independent Audit At MUBS

The embattled former chairperson of Makerere University Business School -MUBS Council Prof. Venansius Baryamureeba wants government to conduct an independent audit into the governance and management of the institution. Baryamureeba told journalists at a press […]

Wadri To Appeal Tough Bail Conditions

Arua Municipality Member of Parliament-elect Kassiano Ezati Wadri says he will appeal the bail condition stopping him from visiting Arua Municipality for the next three months. Gulu High Court on Monday banned Wadri from stepping […]

US, UK Issue Travel Advisories on Uganda

The United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office has issued a travel advisory warning its nationals of heightened political tensions in Uganda. In a travel advisory issued on Sunday and updated on Monday morning, the UK […]

Bullets, Tear Gas Rock Kampala Over Bobi Wine

The police and army have used tear gas and bullets to disperse hundreds of demonstrators that descended on the capital, Kampala protesting the continued detention of Kyadondo East MP, Robert Kyagulanyi. The demonstrators, most of […]

New Bedside Care Service Opens in Uganda

Located along Kironde road in Muyenga Kampala, Trahas Bed Care Services which was officially launched last Friday will be offering home care treatment and bedside care services to Ugandans in a move that will revolutionize the country’s […]

Wadri Hotel Sealed Off By Security Personnel

The Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF Special Forces have sealed off Hotel Pacific in Arua town, the base of the Kassiano Wadri campaign camp. Our reporter at the scene says that Adumi road, where the hotel […]

Police Blame Wadri Supporters For Bobi Wine Driver Death

Police are blaming the death of Yasin Kawuma, the driver of the Kyadondo East legislator, Robert Kyagulanyi on the supporters of Kasiano Wadri, the independent candidate for the Arua Municipality MP seat. Kawuma was shot […]

VP Ssekandi Flags Off 100 For Middle East Jobs

By Our Reporter Uganda’s Vice President, Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi Thursday flagged off 100 Ugandans mostly youth to work in Middle East countries. They are going through Uganda’s leading labour exporting agency, Middle East Consultants Ltd […]

Kabila Will Not Stand For President In Congo Election

Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila will not stand in December’s presidential election, a spokesman said on Wednesday, announcing that former interior minister Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary would be the ruling coalition’s candidate. The announcement […]

Car Importers Petition Speaker Over Inspection Fees

By Molly Kyakuhaire Car importers have petitioned parliament over the exorbitant car import inspection fees charged by Uganda National Bureae of Standards (UNBS). In a petition presented to the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, the […]

Police Says Not Aware Of 4,000 Missing Guns

The Ugandan police on Wednesday said it is not aware of the 4,000 alleged missing new guns as reported by state media. Emilian Kayima, police spokesperson, said in a statement that although the Inspector General […]

Tanzania Wants To Pump Natural Gas To Uganda

Tanzania intends to build a pipeline to pump natural gas to Uganda according to the Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation. The pipeline will run from Dar es Salaam, pass through Tanga port on the India Ocean […]

Felix Tshisekedi Enters Race For DR Congo President

Felix Tshisekedi, a prominent opposition leader in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), submitted on Tuesday his candidacy for the presidential election scheduled for December. Tshisekedi, president of the Union for Democracy and Social […]

Tanzania Moves To Suspend DSTV Over ‘Free to Air’ Channels

Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority intends to suspend all licenses issued to video entertainment service provider MultiChoice, following the latter failure to comply with license conditions and inclusion of Free to Air’ TV channels in its […]