President Yoweri Museveni has called for increased honey production to meet the country’s production potential.....
Buganda Road Magistrates’ court has set September 23 as the date for ruling on whether the Pakistani businessmen implicated in the sexual attack of their 23–year- old housemaid have a case to answer....
Minister of Information and National guidance Rosemary Namayanja has hailed Somalia’s Federal Government for efforts towards rebuilding their dilapidated nation....
Arguably the shortest man in Jinja, a local commercial photographer, Peter Muyanda, has won an air ticket to Dubai courtesy of the Bukedde newspaper...
As the public anxiously waits for Government to announce the person to replace retiring Commissioner General Allen Kagina, the Uganda Revenue Authority board has called for “patience” and more time t...
Government is in the process of enacting a law that that will punish those found guilty of stealing people’s savings through the Savings and Credit Schemes (SACCOS).....

full story

Japan MPs set out to promote Uganda’s tourismLegislators from the Japanese parliament are to promote Uganda as a tourist destination in the East African region, as revealed by two Japanese MPs.... ..

full story

As the Uganda Golf team celebrated winning the 16th edition of the East African Challenge at Entebbe Club on Sunday they were quickly reminded by UGU president Kiryowa Kiwanuka that it was only the b....

full story

CAF reject Rwanda Africa Cup appeal
African football governing body CAF have rejected an appeal by Rwanda against their disqualification from the 2015 Cup of Nations qualifiers.....
Motocross: Uganda finishes fifth in Zambia
National team captain Arthur Blick Jr is the only rider that got a podium finish in the FIM Africa Motocross Championship in Zambia on Sunday where Uganda finished fifth overall.....
Togo name Adebayor for Nations Cup qualifiers
Emmanuel Adebayor has been recalled by Togo to play for the national team for the first time in 18 months as they get their African Nations Cup qualifying campaign under way next week.....
Imagine a woman desperately trying to get pregnant, but so far every attempt is unsuccessful. Would you be brave enough to “get pregnant for her?” Aisha Nansereko did.....

full story

Apple, FBI investigate massive celebrity photo 'hack'
The FBI and Apple were urgently investigating Monday after an apparent massive hack of a cloud data service unleashed a torrent of intimate pictures of dozens of celebrities across the Internet.....
Ex-007 Brosnan back as spy in new action thriller
Former 007 star Pierce Brosnan returns to the world of guns and spies in "The November Man," an action thriller that pits his character against his former CIA bosses, with explosive effect.....
Kigula escaped death with a law degree
Susan Kigula was taken into her jail cell whilst she was sobbing. When she finally opened her eyes and looked around, there was nowhere to run or hide.....

The forgotten golden value of wetlands in Kampala

Uganda’s National Policy for the Conservation and Management of Wetland Resources (1995) defines wetlands as areas “where plants and animals have become adapted to temporary or permanent flooding.”

Youth key in struggle for good governance in oil sector

After waiting for years in vain to be relocated from Kabale parish to pave way for the oil refinery, Innocent Tumwebaze and fellow youths resolved to form a local pressure group.

Attacks on aid workers, journalists bad for humanitarian accountability

War and calamity around the World continue to deprive humanity of peace, basic needs and good health, forcing millions of people to live in dire humanitarian conditions.

Redeem the reading culture

Allow me raise my concern about the trend the current generation of Ugandans is taking in as far as reading is concerned.

The FBI and Apple were urgently investigating Monday after an apparent massive hack of a cloud data service unleashed a torrent of intimate pictures of dozens of celebrities across the Internet.....

full story

Googling yourself hurts, says Miley CyrusPop diva Miley Cyrus has opened up to Australian television about her life, saying Googling yourself is bad for your brain and Elvis was a "twerker".... ..

full story

most popular
ras toon
services menu
Do you think banning the sale of single cigarette sticks will help regulate tobacco production?
yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter