The Nakawa Chief Magistrate has set August 31 to pass a ruling on whether the five Kasokoso leaders accused of attempted murder of the Kira town council Mayor Mamerito Mugerwa have a case to answer.....
All is set for the Kampala Twins Festival slated for this Sunday August 2, following a memorandum of understanding signed between Vision Group and Hotel International, Muyenga, the hosts of this year’s event.....
The Uganda People’s Congress (UPC) has followed footsteps of the National Resistance Movement party by introducing nomination fees for its aspirants.....
Women activists have clashed over civil society organizations close collaboration with government saying the former should not fall in trap as they would be compromised by the latter....
Health Sector CSOs involved in the HIV/AIDS response have met to discuss the funds and management of the AIDS Trust Fund....
The Civil Society Fund (CSF) has given sh3b fight HIV in prostitutes, long-distance truck drivers and adolescents in 11 urban councils in Uganda....
Nigerian billionaire Tony Elumela has challenged 40 youthful aspiring entrepreneurs not to blame lack of capital for not starting business because their brains can suffice.....

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Barclays bank says net profit jumps 43% in first halfBarclays increased net profits by 43 percent in the first half of the year, the troubled British bank announced on Wednesday.... ..

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Kit sponsors Asiatic Sports have done all in their means to ensure the She Cranes are smart at the World Cup.....

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Uganda Kobs set for return leg against Egypt
Uganda Kobs is ready to face Egypt in the CAF Orange Under-23 African Nations Championship Qualifier.....
Youngster Kayongo set for world’s top woodball guns
Uganda will for the first time be represented by a junior player in two international woodball tournaments.....
KCCA FC thrash Al Shandy in CECAFA
Dar es Salaam - It took KCCA FC 16 minutes to find the back of the net after a seemingly slow start of the quarter finals of the CECAFA Kagame Cup.....
Zambia's Madalitso takes lead at Professionals Open
Zambia's Madalisto Muthiya shot an opening 5-under-par 67 gross to take an early lead as the Tusker Malt Lager Professionals Open teed off at Kitante Wednesday....
Fans of Big Brother Africa (BBA) reality TV show will have to wait a little longer for the show to get back on their screens after M-Net confirmed the show is on hold....

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Michael Jackson's father suffers stroke in Brazil
The father of "King of Pop" Michael Jackson was in a Brazilian hospital Monday, after suffering a stroke hours before a huge birthday bash in his honor, doctors said.....
School dropout makes money in painting
A 28-year-old, Moses Sserwabwe, a resident of Kyetume in Mukono district has inner experience in paintings for decorations. He had a chat with Glorias Musiime about his experience.....
University students develop app to detect bacterial vaginosis
Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) is a common vaginal infection which occurs when the normal balance inside a vagina changes. It often manifests in awkward vaginal discharges and odour.....

The Malaria Epidemic in Northern Uganda, a Wakeup Call

The Director General, Ministry of Health, on July 9, announced the presence of a malaria epidemic in 10 districts of Northern Uganda.

Do citizens have a role in public debt acquisition and management?

Public debt is a subject that most citizens find uncomfortable to fully engage with but let’s start from the beginning! Public debt is a Government’s current outstanding obligations or what it owes i

What the Greek and Iranian deals are not

This month’s agreements on the Greek crisis and Iran’s nuclear program are undoubtedly important achievements. But the comparisons that have accompanied both deals have tended toward hyperbole, imped

Face-to-face with malnutrition in sugarcane growing communities of Busoga

Is sugarcane growing the cause of this unfortunate yet avoidable state of affair?

Google has announced it is adding 20 new languages for its mobile translation application that reads text and instantly converts to another tongue.....

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New facets sparkle in Windows 10Microsoft's new Windows 10 computer operating system is out to win the love its predecessor never got.... ..

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