South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has ordered all government troops to cease fighting rebel forces as part of a peace agreement, his spokesman said, ahead of a full ceasefire on Saturday.....
Weather experts have predicted that the El Nino rains will begin in September and will affect 11 African countries including Uganda.....
EALA sitting in Kampala has sworn in Hon Dr Anthony Luyirika Kafumbe, the new Counsel to the East African Community (CTC) as an Ex-Officio Member of EALA.....
The Royal family and security operatives at the Palace of the Kyabazinga of Busoga in Budhumbula, Kamuli district, are investigating an incident where an unknown person sneaked into the goats' pen an...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has urged district leaders to seize and develop the many tourism attractions in their localities as a new revenue platform....
EAC countries have been asked to promote science and technology in higher institutions of learning so as to produce professionals in ICT to provide skilled labour in some of the development projects ...
As Uganda prepares to launch its first locally manufactured automobile to the market in 2018, new car dealers have appealed to the government to begin phasing out the importation of used motor vehicl....

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Farmers tipped on minting money from honeyA symposium of farmers from Tanzania and Uganda were told that the global demand for honey is currently overwhelming the supply in the market.... ..

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These are the drivers who stand out from the crowd in this weekend’s V-Power Pearl of Africa Rally. They not only have some of the best machines, but their skills at the wheel also stand out.....

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Byekwaso for Mr. Natural Universe
Uganda’s best Ivan Byekwaso is confident and ready to prove to the world that there is talent in Uganda as he prepares for his first appearance at Mr. Natural Universe Bodybuilding Competition start....
SC Villa joining the Cancer Run
As the D-Day for the fourth edition of the Rotary Cancer Run edges closer, one of Uganda’s most successful clubs, SC Villa, have registered to take part in the Centenary Bank and Pepsi-sponsored-Run ....
Adipo named Vice Chairman Referees Commitee
Former FIFA referee Catherine Adipo isthe new vice chairman of the FUFA Referees standing committee (FRSC). Adipo replaces George Kabwemukya....
Egypt withdraw from All-Africa Games
Egypt have withdrawn from the 2015 All-Africa Games tournament in Congo Brazzaville during September, the African Football Confederation (CAF) confirmed Thursday.....
Back in time, in the good old days of our predecessors, Africa was as gorgeous as the Garden of Eden.....

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Traditional cook stove: women and children’s silent killer
Every time Suzan Natukunda, a mother of 5, wants to prepare food, the thought of sending her children to the nearby bushes to gather fire food crosses her mind.....
Lyricist-writer Lyto Boss remanded
Entebbe Chief Magistrate’s Court has remanded songwriter, Derrick Katongole popularly known as Lyto Boss for defying its orders.....
Scouts Jamboree closes in style
Over 10,000 scouts converged at Kaazi campsite along Lake Victoria for ten days Scouts Jamboree fete.....

Scott DeLisi’ on bilateral relations between Uganda and US

After 34 long years during which his service in the US diplomatic missions has seen him serve in Nepal, Pakistan, Madagascar and Botswana, the outgoing American envoy to Uganda, Scott DeLisi, has dec

Why we should support women’s growth in politics

Women’s political participation is no longer an issue of contention as the Constitution gives every woman the right to vote, campaign for elective political office, attend village/ local council meet

The implication of the exchange rate depreciation for inflation and monetary policy

I would like to begin by commending the Private Sector Foundation for organising this Trade Expo, which performs an important role in promoting trade and industry in Uganda.

Korean crisis control

Having just been on holiday with two very strong-willed little boys aged eight and nine, I feel particularly well qualified to explain why the two Koreas have gone to the brink of war over some louds

The brazen killing of two US journalists during a live television broadcast by a former reporter fired by the station reignited calls Thursday for tougher gun control in America - though there was li

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Facebook boasted of a new benchmark Thursday in its seemingly inexorable march to Internet ubiquity: a billion people used the social network in a single day.....

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Apple event set for Sept 9 in San FranciscoApple on Thursday sent out invitations to a Sept. 9 media event, hinting that Siri virtual assistant software in its mobile devices will play a role.... ..

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