THE first phase of the road consisted of a 21km stretch, comprising 17.5km of single carriageway and 3.5km of dual carriageway between Hoima Road and Gayaza Road....
POLICE and IGG on Thursday raided the Central Organisation of Free Trade Unions (COFTU) offices, taking a number of documents....
Fire on Thursday morning gutted guns, ammunition and tear gas store at Soroti Police Station.....
RESIDENTS of Sanga in Kiruhura district, western Uganda have encountered many wild animals in the nearby Lake Mburo National Park but they had never seen giraffes...
THE EU head of delegation H.E Ambassador Kristian Schmidt has hailed Uganda government for the effort it has put in place to enhance gender equality and the empowerment of women...
MTN dealers have donated sh4m towards the construction of a surgical ward at Naggalama hospital in Mukono district.The donation coincided with MTN Uganda 21 days of y’ello care celebration where MTN ...
HARDWARE traders in the Rwenzori region have asked Government to extend the deadline for the ban on sale of twisted iron bars for at least three more months....

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Ugandan traders advised to go globalCharles Brewer, the managing director of DHL Express Sub-Saharan Africa has challenged Ugandan businesses to go global if they want to be sustainable in the long haul.... ..

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Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF) has named a national squad of 51 boxers to prepare for international engagements.....

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US asks Swiss to extradite 7 FIFA officials: government
Switzerland said Thursday the United States had formally requested the extradition of seven FIFA officials arrested in May in a wide-ranging probe into corruption in football's top body.....
Uganda Kobs ready to face Egypt
Coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic hopes the CHAN and Uganda Cranes matches will give the U-23 players confidence ahead of their Africa Youth Championship qualifier against Egypt on July 18.....
Swimmers line up for Seals show
Over 170 swimmers are expected to compete in the inaugural Seals Club Invitational Swimming Gala starting at Kampala Parents School Swimming Pool on Thursday.....
Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o has returned home to Kenya to spearhead a new campaign to stop the record slaughter of elephants for their valuable ivory.....

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Peace activists asked to use music to promote international harmony
A popular local hip-hop musical artiste, Daniel Kigozi (alias Navio) has asked peace activists and organisations to use music and culture to promote peace and mutual understanding in Africa and the w....
Rural men resist family planning
Most men in rural areas still refuse their wives to use family planning methods claiming that they may make them too fat or thin and also make them bleed for longer days during their menstrual period....
Eddy Kenzo: his journey to stardom
Eddy Kenzo is no longer your upcoming artiste; he loathes being called upcoming because he is not....

Can sh23.9 trillion budget deliver the expected development in Uganda?

The theme for the financial Year 2015/16 budget is ‘maintaining infrastructure investment and promoting excellence in public service delivery of Uganda’s economy’.

President Museveni emerged triumphant as opposition camp further disintegrates before 2016

President Yoweri Museveni has emerged triumphant after a week of dramatic political events in northern Uganda.

We must resist camp politics

From the time rumours started circulating about former prime minister John Patrick Amama Mbabazi’s presidential ambitions, a lot has changed in the NRM party, with various factions emerging to show

Can foreign aid be the solution to Africa’s problems?

I have written this article as a reflection on what the Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary, Dr. Asuman Lukwago, revealed in the New Vision of Thursday, June 24, 2015 that the Global Fund and the

French President Francois Hollande warned Thursday that Europe would be entering "unknown" territory if Greeks voted against tough austerity conditions attached to a bailout in a make-or-break refere

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Five hikers, all blind or partially-sighted, crossed a mountain range in eastern France last week thanks to an innovative GPS system that developers hope can help millions of people with vision probl....

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