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  • 48 Nigerian experts jet in

    A team of 48 Nigerian volunteers belonging to the Technical Aid Corps is in Uganda for  2 years working as lecturers at Islamic University of Uganda . The consignment is part of 1 500 volunteers to be deployed in about 15 countries this year with the aim of providing technical

  • Drafting of the EAC constitution on

    The East African Community is in the process of preparing a roadmap lead that will lead to drafting of the EAC federal constitution. In April this year, the presidents of the 5 partner states resolved to name a team to draft the regional constitution for the political federation. The Assistant

  • Trade minister demands for standard abattoirs

    The ministry of trade embarks on a campaign intended to ensure that all abattoirs in the country meet the required standards. Trade minister Amelia Kyambadde says majority of the abattoirs donot meet the required standards like cementing the slaughtering slabs and fail to carryout regular cleanliness of the abattoirs. Kyambadde

  • Teachers in Kampala to strike over pay

    Leaders of the Uganda National Teacher’s Union resolve to camp at the city hall in Kampala demanding KCCA for an explanation for the delayed salaries of teachers in Kampala. UNATU Secretary General James Tweheyo says teachers in Kampala have gone 3 months without pay yet authorities at KCCA have never

  • Govt puts up measures to stop rebel incursion

    The ministry of defense says it has taken measures to stop any incursion of rebels through the Uganda-DRC boarder in case they want to take advantage of the conflict which happened in Kasese and Bundibugyo district. State minister of defence Gen. Jeje Odong says that specific attention is being paid