Former minister of ethics and integrity, Miria Matembe, has blasted women for not talking about the issue of teargas.....
Officials from the SPLA faction of Dr. Riek Machar are planning to return to Uganda to meet President Yoweri Museveni.....
Nearly 1.5 billion people in 91 developing states live in poverty while another 800 million are teetering on the edge....
HIV/AIDS prevalence among uniformed service groups (army, police and prisons) is on the rise at 7.3%, a new report by Makerere University’s Joint AIDS Programme (MJAP) shows...
Partners for Children Worldwide with support from Child Fund have partnered with Etop newspaper to improve education standards in Teso sub-region...
More investments need to be plunged into the agricultural value chain for Uganda to achieve sustainable economic growth and development, Dr. Kisamba-Mugerwa, the chairperson of the National Planning ....

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URA to collect tax on rented houses, propertiesUganda Revenue Authority has revealed that it will soon begin collecting tax on all rental houses and properties within urban areas.... ..

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Queen Elizabeth II has opened the 20th Commonwealth Games after a moving and colourful ceremony at Celtic Park.....

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Chesang sets new junior record
Uganda’s Stella Chesang finished fourth at the IAAF World Junior championships with a new national junior record at the IAAF World Junior championships taking place in Eugene.....
Uganda begins quest for Commonwealth glory
UGANDA’S quest for medals at the 20th Commonwealth Games starts off with a badminton encounter against Kenya. The two nations clash in one of the opening fixtures of the mixed group encounters....
Kickboxing:  Apolot to defend against Nassimbwa
Motor mouth kickboxer Moses Golola elevated the game of kickboxing four years ago.....
In an emotional speech, the father of Juliana's son said their son died in his arms, and had scribbled his last words.....

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Juliana Kanyomozi son’s body flown back
The casket bearing the body of local musician Juliana Kanyomozi’s son was flown back home on Tuesday evening.....
MP Akena in a war of two women
Betty Amongi, the MP for Oyam County South has a pending case at Kira Road Police Station of threatening violence (G.E.F 029/2014) against another woman....
‘I cannot ask sex workers to quit’
A woman who describes herself as the "ssenga (counselor) of sex workers" says she cannot ask prostitutes to quit the trade.....

Vision 2040 is a reality for Uganda's strategic plans

Vision 2040 is a reality for Uganda's strategic plans By John Vianney Ahumuza Uganda has adopted a series of national development programmes aimed at transforming the economy. Previous plans have

The Origins of War

The 59 skeletons were found in 1964, lying together in a gravesite beside the Nile near what is now the Egyptian-Sudanese border. They died between 13,000 and 14,000 years ago, and some of them seeme

Make voting compulsory

Uganda is going to the presidential and parliamentary polls in 2016 to exercise their democratic duty in choosing their leaders.

Delay of Capitation grant release very risky

Due to the problems Universal Primary Education (UPE) is facing, some critics would suggest scrapping it since its implementation has become more tedious and expensive than planned. Under the UPE pr

Finnish telecom equipment group Nokia jumped back into profit in the second quarter, it reported on Thursday, boosted by restructuring after it lost its leading position in handsets and sold its phon....

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LG Electronics profit surges 165%LG Electronics posted a 165 percent surge in second-quarter net profit Thursday from a year ago, on solid TV sales and a dramatic turnaround in its long-troubled mobile unit.... ..

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