The Vice President of Uganda and the Speaker of Parliament will lead executive and parliamentary delegations to attend the 27th Uganda North American Association (UNAA) convention in New Orleans, Louisiana, organizers of the convention confirmed here Tuesday.....
The International Criminal Court, where the trial opens Wednesday of Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda, has launched investigations in eight African countries.....
President Yoweri Museveni has received a special message from President Salva Kiir of South Sudan.....
As Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) continues to crack down on poor sanitation in the city, the Public Health directorate on Tuesday sealed off two schools in Luzira and Bugolobi...
Dr. Jeremiah Lwanga Ssali, a senior lecturer at the department of forestry and biodiversity at Makerere University has died.He died at CASE Hospital in Kampala on Monday....
A 30-year-old man, accused of raping a prostitute has been committed to High Court in Kampala for trial.The court presided over by City Hall Court Grade One Magistrate, Moses Darious Kakooza sent Geo...
The Uganda Securities Exchange (USE) is now officially trading using an internet-enabled automated trading system.....

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Scientists told to research on local construction materialsThe Research Industrial Institute should come up with new technologies of local materials in the construction industry in the country to reduce reliance on imported ones.... ..

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The rugby Uganda Cup tournament kicks-off on Saturday September 19 with eight games on card.....

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Do not understimate Comoros, Micho tells players
Uganda Cranes coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic fears complacency may cost his team in the AFCON 2017 qualifier against Comoros this Saturday.....
Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixtures
Africa Cup of Nations matchday 2 qualifying fixtures this weekend.....
Scrabble championships: Winners to get bigger prizes
SAJEKI International Scrabble Championship sponsors have vowed to increase the prize stake for the coming edition on condition that a local participant wins the championship next weekend September 12....
Silverbacks pick valuable lessons from AfroBasket
The Silverbacks are ready to build on their recent 15th place ranking from the Afro Basket championship as focus now turns to the next qualifiers in 2017.....
Celebrities and media personalities from different African countries gathered in Mauritius to start off a week of ‘Content Showcase Extravaganza’ courtesy of MultiChoice Africa.....

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Wakiso, an untapped tourism gem
Wakiso district has a variety of tourism attractions that remain untapped.....
Rihanna excited to celebrate 10 years in music industry
Rihanna says she's thrilled to have had a decade-long career in music and she plans on celebrating the feat at some point this year.....
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.....

Winning the Global Citizen Award will be blessing to Uganda

With just a few days to the end of voting for who to become the next Global Citizen award winner, am greatly glad that Ugandans have embraced online voting to help the first Ugandan nominee win the W

In support of crime preventers

News is not news if it has no story about crime preventers these days. From political talk shows, to social media and in the newsroom, a certain section of the public have now become anti-crime preve

Youth stress the already strained

In the past week, I was involved in a simple discussion that centered on the lifestyle trends of the youths.

Spending on voters for ever

A long list of politicians run for parliamentary seats every election year yet the incumbent MPs are heavily in debt. What could be a disincentive to new entrants and also the incumbents to seek re-e

Google on Tuesday refreshed its logo to better suit mobile devices that are supplanting desktop computers when it comes to modern Internet lifestyles.....

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Samsung unveils new smartwatch to challenge Apple WatchSamsung unveiled its latest smartwatch on Tuesday as the South Korean tech giant seeks to challenge Apple's global domination in the fast-growing wearable device market.... ..

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