THE former Minister of works Minister Eng. Abraham James Byandala who is the current Minister without Portfolio has been arrested....
THE Buganda Road Court has rejected the confession statement made by Alex Ssekitto Kayanja in connection with the attempted murder of Brig Elly Kayanja....
African leaders issued a joint statement from a conference in Mauritania on Monday calling for the lifting of sanctions against Sudan, whose president is wanted for a string of atrocities.....
THE American government through CDC has earmarked $674,116 (sh2.1bn) for the fight against HIV/AIDS among the most at risk populations in the districts of Kampala, Wakiso and Mukono...
JOHN Mutegeki is said to have suspected his girlfriend Oliver Tuhaise of cheating on him and when he found her seated with Edward Kiiza Mujasi at a wedding, he decided to hit him...
EMBATTLED Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has lashed out at Democratic Party (DP) president general, Norbert Mao for failing the party in the last 5 years....
The dollar recovered slightly against the yen Tuesday, although gains were limited as investors remain on edge after a sharp plunge in Chinese markets hit risk sentiment, but the euro was supported b....

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Farmers asked to practice “climate smart agriculture”Experts Monday asked farmers to use fertilizers and improved seeds and engage in climate change friendly practices to improve production.... ..

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Over 200 golfers including professionals are ready to tee off in the Pro-Am event of the Tusker Malt Lager Uganda Open at Kitante on Tuesday....

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Maxime, Ssentamu defeat Kenyans
Despite defeating Kenya national team captain and MX1 champion Ivan Guya during the fifth round of the National Motocross Championship at Victoria Race Way Park Garuga on Sunday, Maxime Van was not h....
This is serious! Where are the NBL fans?
MARK Opio's 24-point display in the Stanbic Warriors' 73-52 victory over Our Saviour arguably the individual performance of the weekend in the National Basketball League....
Al Shandy await KCCA in quarterfinals
WEDNESDAY will see KCCA of Uganda facing Al Shandy from Sudan before the cracker between the two Tanzanian giants Young Africans and Azam....
She Cranes relishing the big stage
FROM games that are at times attended by just a handful of people, the She Cranes have been thrust onto the big stage....
WHEN it comes to Kanye West’s on-stage antics, the question always remains: what’s next?....

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Autopsy to probe Bobbi Brown 'non-natural' death: coroner
Coroners will perform an autopsy on the body of Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown as required in "known or suspected non-natural deaths," they said Monday.....
My husband sold land to drive me out of marital home
Nakimera (not real name), 47, a resident of Kamanda village, Lwamagwa sub-county in Rakai district says her 17-year marriage was not a bed of roses....
Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina dead at 22
Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of pop legend Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, died Sunday aged 22....

The Pope and the death penalty

His Holiness Pope Francis is scheduled to visit Uganda in November 2015. One thing most Ugandans do not know about him is that he supports the abolition of the death penalty.

Invest in health entrepreneurship

The Sunday Vision of July 5, 2015, had an article: There is hope for Ugandan health care, by Dr Ian Clarke. The article tells of a family with relevant connections whose poor baby got a fractured hea

Can youth interest in agriculture boost East Africa's economy?

The African Development Bank, Africa’s biggest lending institution, recently elected a new leader: Akinwumi Adesina. The former Minister of Agriculture in Nigeria, Adesina led an agricultural transfo

Transition from MDGs to SDGs must tackle capacity building

The 2015 deadline is fast approaching to bring Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to an end. With eight goals to achieve between 2000 and 2015, its outcomes leave a lot to be desired. Many states ha

Google on Monday said it is throttling back on its vision of having profiles at its social network serve as people's identities across its range of online offerings.....

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Toyota falls behind VW in world's biggest automaker raceToyota has fallen behind Volkswagen in the race for the world's biggest automaker title, figures showed Tuesday, as the German giant outsold its Japanese rival in the first half of the year.... ..

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