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  • Charity worker drowns in leisure swimming at falls

    The police in Aswa Region are investigating the case of death by drowning of a staff of Innovation For Poverty Action after completing their field work over the weekend. The Regional police spokesperson of Aswa Jimmy Patrick Okema told Radio One that the man left Kampala to Gulu for field

  • Electricity kills 3 in the east

      Police in Mbale are investigating the death of three people who were electrocuted last evening during the heavy down pour at Nakusi village in Namanyonyi sub county Mbale district.   The deceased include a 43 year old 7 months’ pregnant mother identified as Sarah Namasobo and her daughter Rehema

  • Terrorism: Ugandan General calls for Intel sharing

      Heads of intelligence and security services from 12 African states convene in Kampala to discuss key security concerns in the continent. The two day high-level Conference of the Committee of Intelligence and Security services (CISSA) has attracted Chiefs of Intelligence Services from Uganda, Kenya,Tanzania, Rwanda, Sudan, South Sudan, Somalia,

  • Govt suspends Hepatitis B Vaccination in private facilities

    Government suspends the vaccination of Hepatitis B in all private hospitals and health facilities. This after reports that fake vaccines were being administered in some private facilities State minister for health minister Sarah Opendi says 8 health facilities  have been closed and three people arrested for administering a fake vaccine

  • Conservationists want confiscated ivory & wildlife trophies burnt

    Conservationists demand that the Uganda wild life act be amended to include a clause that allows destruction of ivory stockpile and other confiscated stash to show commitment in fighting illegal trade in wildlife. Over 12 tones of Ivory and other wildlife trophies confiscated are kept in the Uganda Wildlife strong

  • A year after Kaweesi’s murder

    The memorial mass for the late Assistant Inspector General of Police-AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi was dominated with demands to the Police Force to release the report into his killing. Kaweesi was killed by unknown gunmen a year ago at Kulambiro on the outskirts of Kampala. His family, relatives and friends