• Parliamentary commission stops MPs loan applications

    The parliamentary commission says it has decided to stop guaranteeing loan applications of Mps following reports that many are heavily indebted to several banks This follows reports that some Mps have are now being granted over 110 million shillings to clear their debts something that the parliamentary commission has expressed

  • Aids information clearance committee launched

    Government launches the HIV/AIDs information clearance committee that will screen HIV/AIDs messages generated by different actors to ensure that simple, clear and accurate messages are passed on to the public. The 18 member committee is headed by TASO Executive Director Noreen Kaleba. This is part of the wider national HIV

  • Govt starts investigating Bwebajja attacks

    Security operatives in Wakiso district start investigations into an attack on residents of Bwebajja- Ddedwe along Entebbe road by an unidentified group that attacked them with sticks and pangas. The attack took place this week and the attackers were in a group of 6. Entebbe RDC Rose Kirabira says investigations

  • MP warns of a looming food shortage in the Eastern Region

    Tororo County MP Geoffrey Ekanya warns of a looming food shortage in the Eastern part of the country mainly in the Teso and Busoga sub region following the reports that cassava tubers planted last season were attacked by diseases. Ekanya says due to diseases the cassava tubers are rotting and

  • Former minister wants President M7 to retire

    Former lands housing and urban development minister Daniel Omara Atubo says it’s time for president Yoweri Museveni to retire on top of urging the 9th parliament to restore the two presidential term limits to ensure that the country has the first ever peaceful transfer of power since independence. Atubo who

  • Lukwago vows to fight on

    Embattled Lord Mayor Erias Luwkago says he will not give up the fight after the Supreme Court referred his case back to the Court of Appeal. The judges led by justices Esther Kisaakye, Benjamin Odoki, Gildino Okello, John Wilson Tsekooko and Christine Kitumba ruled that Lukwago’s appeal should be filed