The Police are considering scaling down deployments in private premises so as concentrate on general policing with the view of enhancing public safety....
President Yoweri Museveni today nominated Justice Bart Magunda Katureebe as the Chief Justice of Uganda and Stephen Kavuma as theDeputy Chief Justice.....
Bart Magunda Katureebe has been appointed new Chief Justice, finally replacing Benjamin Odoki....
The Uganda Red Cross Society (URCS) has finally got a substantive Secretary General...
The gender ministry has partnered with the different children's NGOs to help reduce cases of child abuse in the country by easing the reporting and counselling mechanism...
TEN percent of all the blindness is caused by cataracts. At Mulago National Referral Hospital about 6-10 eye patients are operated every week...
Efforts to implement the national coffee policy got ‘a shot in the arm’ after the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) earmarked about sh1.3b to promote development in the coffe....

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Fastjet starts Entebbe flightsFastjet, one of Africa’s burgeoning budget airlines has started flights from Entebbe International Airport to Dar es Salaam’s Julius Nyerere International Airport.... ..

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Uganda could hold the trump card in the biggest boxing fight ever.The $300m (sh879bn) fight pitting Floyd Mayweather against Manny Pacquiao will have a Ugandan- Cornelius Boza Edwards in one of the c....

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Golola, Tugume rematch for May
Kick-boxer Titus Tugume is plotting to silence his motor-mouthed opponent Moses Golola once and for all.....
Maroons FC eager to ride Big League momentum
Maroons could stretch their lead in the Elgon Group when they take on Kirinya in the FUFA Big League. The two sides meet on Thursday at Uganda Prisons stadium, Luzira.....
Uganda Kobs ready to face Mozambique on Saturday
Head coach Micho Sredojevic has warned that as he plans to play an attacking game against Mozambique in the All Africa Games Qualifier on Saturday, his attackers will have to work their way into the ....
Hollywood star Harrison Ford is injured when the small plane he is flying suffers engine failure and crash-lands on a golf course outside Los Angeles.....

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80% women do not shower daily — survey
Four out of five women admit they do not shower every day and a third say they can go for three days without bathing.....
Popular African TV soaps for Africa Magic
It is going to be more entertainment fanfare as Africa Magic, a foremost provider of African entertainment content on the continent, adds short format content like sitcoms, soaps, magazine and realit....
Another memorable trip to  .  . . Fort Portal
The trip to Fort Portal always conjures mental images of a long menu of attractions like; scaling Mount Rwenzori, tea gardens, nature walks, primate stalking, culture shocks, hot springs and bird wat....

Will MPs choose facts over fictions in Biotech debate?

The Biotechnology and bio-safety Bill is back on the order paper to be debated, and the focus is on MPs whether they will go with proven facts or fancy fiction.

Has the west really taken a lion’s share of the cabinet?

The analysis by one of Uganda’s dailies about the weekend’s cabinet reshuffle has stated that senior ministerial positions have gone to individuals from western region.

Ministerial appointments: A case of 'ours is ours but mine is mine’

Chinua Achebe's proverb: “ours is ours but mine is mine” in No Longer at Ease, comes in handy when looking at the recent ministerial appointments.

Beyond motherhood

International Women’s Day, due on Sunday March 8, should help us all appreciate the plight of women and their importance to humanity.

Liberia discharged its last confirmed Ebola patient on Thursday, as it reported for the first time in nine months it had gone a full week without any new infections.

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The boom in smartphones among often careless users has made happy hunting for hackers, whose virus attacks and hijacking of unprotected mobiles are multiplying.....

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Wireless phone charger around the cornerTo ease the hassle of bundling wires into your bag, designers are hoping to make 2015 the year of the wireless charger.... ..

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