• Parliaments approves 4.3 trillion vote on account funds

    Parliament  approves a 4.3 trillion Vote on Account funds to help government run its operations as it awaits appropriation and approval of the entire 2013-14 budget. This week, government was forced to withdraw a motion seeking a approval of 7 trillion after Finance State Minister in Charge of Privatization Aston

  • National anthem to be re-done

    Government partners with local artistes to re-do the national anthem in a move intended to boost it further and make it understandable by all Ugandans. The new project is spearheaded by the ministry of tourism in partnership with the local artistes led by Alex Mukulu. Tourism Minister Maria Mutagamba says

  • Magistrates courts full of graft-New report

    A new report authored by the Anti Corruption Coalition Uganda indicates there is wide spread corruption at the magistrates court across the country that has affected access to justice for most Ugandans. The four-month report titled ‘temples of injustice’ was conducted between December 2013 and March 2014 and unearthed corruption

  • Journalists barred from secret tapes trial

    Journalists are barred from covering the trial of Ronald Poteli a police officer accused of wrongful communication and leaking intelligence information to the public which was contrary to the Official Secrets Act. Poteli who is attached to the Electoral and Political crimes department of police had appeared before chief magistrate

  • Security to remain tight at installations around parliament

    IGP Kale Kayihura says security is to be tightened at key installations surrounding parliament as a measure to deter terrorist acts. These include President’s office cabinet and parliament saying all who work there are high level targets of terrorists. Kayihura was speaking this after an assessment carried out including touring

  • Kanyeihamba ‘threatened’ storms out of court.

    The latest development coming from supreme court indicates that Justice George Kanyeihamba has stormed out of court claiming that his life has been threatened and his application was tampered with. This twist in events was followed by the decision by the expelled MPs to dump Kanyeihamba from their legal team…