A ceasefire aimed at ending a brutal civil war in South Sudan came into effect Saturday evening hours after fresh clashes between government forces and rebels, which sparked concern for a hard-won peace deal.....
The Lesotho government has hailed Uganda government for decentralizing its systems of operation which have brought services closer to the people.....
The family of a 22-year-old woman who was murdered early this year stormed Mukono police station on over delays in bringing the suspect to justice.....
By Charles Etukuri The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has arrested a woman who attempted to claim fraudulently benefits for a person who was still alive....
President Yoweri Museveni has said that the National Resistance Movement has prioritized and will continue to allocate reasonable resources to the development of the country’s infrastructure projects...
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...
The Common Market for East and Southern Africa (Comesa) met Friday to kick start the process of harmonizing standards of maize grain across the region, and interpreting the existing standards....

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Mobile money customers shoot to 19.5mRegistered mobile money customers have increased from 17.6 million to 19.5 million between June 2014 and June 2015, the central bank has disclosed.... ..

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Usain Bolt has warned that people write him off at their peril after the imperious Jamaican sealed another world treble gold despite an injury-hit season.....

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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.....
Jamaican artistes Konshens and Busy Signal proved to their Ugandan fans to be among the truest exponents of dancehall music during the "Dance With The Champion" concert on Friday night at Lugogo Cric....

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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 discovery of the decomposing bodies of 71 migrants including four children shut inside an abandoned truck on an Austrian motorway on Thursday marked a chilling new low in Europe's migrant crisis.

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A key executive for Apple's music service who came to the US tech giant with its acquisition of Beats has left the company, Apple said Friday.....

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One year and counting: Mars isolation experiment beginsSix people shut themselves inside a dome for a year in Hawaii on Friday, in the longest US isolation experiment aimed at helping NASA prepare for a pioneering journey to Mars.... ..

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