• CDF Gen. David Muhoozi visits Somalia

    The Chief of Defense Forces of the Uganda People’s Defense Forces General David Muhoozi has urged Ugandan troops in Somalia to remain firm and vigilant as they continue the fight against terrorism. Gen Muhoozi is on a routine assessment mission to Somalia for the first time since his appointment as

  • Nominations for Iganga district woman MP start

    Brenda Asinde Suubi wins the National Resistance Movement party primaries to elect the party flag bearer in the forthcoming Iganga district woman Member of Parliament by-election. Asinde beat 10 other contestants to acquire the party’s ticket. She garnered a total of 46,599 votes while her nearest contender Asha Babirye Magumba

  • Govt commits to provide cheap power – Kasaija

    Statistics at the ministry of finance indicate that only 20% of the population has electricity with only 7% of those being people in rural areas. Finance minister Matia Kasaija says government still has to do more generation and distribution of power for the country to attain the much desired vision

  • Govt commits to reduce emissions

    Government intensifies efforts geared towards reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation which have affected the country’s echo system. The Director Environment Affairs in the ministry of water and environment Paul Mafabi says due to emissions the country has lost habitat for millions of species, experienced increased temperatures and brought about

  • Minister given 10 days ultimatum to explain Kibba dam MOU

    The Minister for state for energy Simon D’jang is given 10 days to come up with a final position on MOU between his  Ministry and China Africa investment and Development Company for the construction of Kibba dam project. In May 2015, the Chinese Company qualified for a permit of 18

  • Time up for individuals who encroached on wetlands & forests – Govt

    Following the passing of the deadline for people who encroach on wetlands and forests reserves to vacate, government reveals that it has started setting up eviction measures and plans. This after president Museveni ordered individuals who illegally encroached on wetlands and forest reserves to vacate by July this year The