The Forum For Democratic Change-FDC party has fronted a new aspirant for the Omoro County Parliamentary by-election, just a day after the first one went missing. Justine Odong Obiya, the FDC Chairperson in Omoro District was unveiled today afternoon to replace Dick Denis Owani who was allegedly abducted by unknown persons shortly before his nomination. […]

                             The damaged Link Bus at the scene of accident A probe report into the Link Bus accident that killed 22 people has ruled that the cause of the accident was human error. The accident occurred at Sebitoli along the Fort Portal […]

Twelve people have been detained at the Central Police station-CPS in Kampala on charges of extortion and impersonation. The suspects were arrested during an operation that followed complaints about people who were masquerading as security personnel to impound  motorcycles and later extort money from their owners. The group was mainly operating from the areas surrounding […]

Simon Toolit Akecha, the National Unity Platform flag bearer in Omoro County Parliamentary by-election says he wouldn’t contest if Andrew Ojok Oulanyah, hadn’t been fronted as the NRM flag bearer. Toolit says he was not interested in the race but decided to join the contest after the former legislator and Speaker of Parliament Jacob L’Okori […]

The Obusinga Bwa Rwenzururu-OBR in Kasese district has rubbished claims that King Charles Wesley Mumbere is ill, saying he is well and doesn’t need any special medical attention as claimed on social media. Throughout Tuesday information made rounds on social media indicating that the cultural leader was ill and needed specialised medical attention. The rumour […]

After almost eight years at the helm of the country, a combined force led by the Tanzania People’s Defense Forces-TPDF toppled President, Idi Amin Dada on Wednesday, April 11th, 1979. Prior to the fall of Amin’s government, different parts of the country especially along the direct route used by the Tanzanian forces witnessed a series […]

Information received by the House indicates that more than 47 districts across the country have so far been invaded by the African armyworms that have left acres of maize, millet and sorghum gardens destroyed. Parliament has tasked Prime Minister, Robinah Nabbanja to present a report on the African armyworms that are ravaging crop gardens across […]

URN.Sadala Musoke, the Managing Director of Nation Oil Distributors limited, which operates MV Kalangala, says the ferry was grounded for more than a month because some spare parts were not available in Uganda. He explains that the spare parts are usually imported from Italy and Turkey. Mv Kalangala has resumed its operation on the Entebbe-Kalangala […]

The devastative African armyworm has now spread to 38 districts, according to the  Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry And Fisheries-MAAIF. A statement by the Ministry shows that the worm has almost reached every region in the country and affected over 1,407 farmers on 5,415 hectares of land. According to Fred Bwino Kyakulaga, the minister of state […]

Businge says they have set aside Shillings 50million under the Development Discretionary Equalization Grant- DDEG to kickstart the relocation exercise. She says that the money will be used to level the three hectares of land that will accommodate the dealers.   Fort portal city council is seeking Shillings 80 million to relocate Timber dealers from […]

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