• 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

  • Police denies re-arresting Rwenzururu PM

    Police refutes reports that they have not re-arrested the Rwenzururu Prime minister, Noah Nzoghale as he crossed over to Congo. This after reports on the social media that Nzaghale had been arrested at Mpondwe, Uganda-DR Congo border point as he tried to flee. Police deputy spokesperson Polly Namaye clarifies that

  • Kashaka found guilty of causing govt 1.7 million dollar loss

    Five officials from the Ministry of Local Government including the former permanent secretary John Muhanguzi Kashaka are found guilty of causing government a 1.7 m dollar loss in a botched bicycle scandal. The Anti-Corruption Court Justice Catherine Bamugemereire cancelled their bail and sent them on remand until the 17th of this month

  • PM Mbabazi sees off Israeli Ambassador

    Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi has called for increased investment in research to build human capital for knowledge propagation through extension services in the agricultural sector. He said the measure would boost agricultural production and value addition by use of modern technology. Mbabazi was receiving the outgoing Israeli Ambassador to East

  • Kasese ‘attackers’ respond to state amnesty

    10 people surrender themselves to the Uganda People’s Defence Forces, UPDF, peacekeepers in Rwenzori in response to an amnesty offer to persons willing to surrender. Two reception centres were opened for people who were involved in the attacks with one at Buhundu Primary school in Bundibugyo district and another at