• Ugandan Doctor succumbs to Ebola

    A Ugandan Doctor Identified as Muhumuza Mutoro has succumbed to Ebola from Liberia where he had gone to help contain an outbreak of the disease The ministry of health confirms this development with the permanent secretary Asuman Lukwago indicating that Dr Mutoro was attached to the UN system and was

  • Cabinet halts transactions on govt land

    All transactions on Government owned land have been halted following a cabinet directive to the Uganda Land Commission that their powers to authorize transactions and to also manage all public land have been lifted indefinitely  The development has been revealed by the chairman of the commission Baguma Isoke during a

  • Parliament criticises police for laying off pregnant women

    The Parliamentary Commission advises the police leadership to rescind its decision, to have all pregnant policewomen on duty at parliament transferred. The Commission held a meeting with some police authorities to discuss this matter following last weeks’ tour of the IGP at parliament to identify security challenges. It’s not clear

  • IGP to investigate police officers in Luweero

    The Inspector General Police Gen. Kale Kayihura considers investigating police officers in Savannah regional following complaints of incompetence and corruption. This as Kaihura made a surprise visit to the area to assess service delivery by police personnel in Luweero. During his tour Kaihura engaged the area residents who noted that services

  • MUK Students reject scrapping of meals

    Makerere university students reject plans by the university to halt feeding of students arguing that the university is under obligation to house and feed them. This after the university embarked on privatization of halls of residence as one of the measures of cost cutting and as a result students will