BURKINA Faso''s embattled President Blaise Compaore has announced that he is stepping down to make way for elections following a violent uprising against his 27-year rule....
THE incursion by the Ugandan rebel group ADF took place overnight in the town of Kampi ya Chui.....
Lt. Col. Benson Olanya, the former 343 battalion commander, is accused of several offences including two cases of theft and abuse of office.....
A businessman has dragged UNRA to court seeking sh5b in damages for loss of business and the inconvenience over the construction of the Entebbe Expressway....
President Yoweri Museveni has said that the main challenge in Somalia today was clan-related issues. The President made the remarks at State House Entebbe in a meeting with the United States of Ameri...
Dr Maggie Kigozi, director Crown Beverages Ltd has challenged the youth to consider obstacles in starting and running businesses as opportunities to create better lives.....

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How to widen Uganda’s tax base in a large subsistence economyUganda’s tax base remains small and the country is grappling with measures on how to widen the tax base in light of decreasing donor funds and pressures to finance the national budget.... ..

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Officials in Kinshasa have revealed the ring used for "The Rumble in the Jungle" has been stolen as boxing fans Thursday marked 40 years since one of the most famous and brutal bouts in the sport’s h....

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Golfers raise funds for Soroti Golf Club
Uganda Golf Club members are back on the course on Saturday for another charitable course after raising funds for the fight against cancer last week.....
Kiprotich acclimatising to New York’s chilly weather
Stephen Kiprotich will beside Uganda’s colours also be flying the East African Community flag at the New York marathon on Sunday.....
Two get cleared for pool championship
Uganda will be represented by only two players in the on-going World Pool Championships in Scotland.....
We are a people who have reached that level of callousness, where we think Cupid holds a personal grudge against us.....

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'Big Bang Theory' actress Cuoco gets Hollywood star
"The Big Bang Theory" actress Kaley Cuoco was joined by fellow cast members from the hit TV sitcom as she received a star on Hollywood's storied Walk of Fame.....
Of pastors, faith healers, witchdoctors and the ebola epidemic
A few weeks ago, a Nigerian blogger posted an article in which he wondered at the huge silence from popular Nigerian faith healers, following the outbreak of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.....
Maro-Lutalo collabo gets fans crazy at Venom
Time-check: 2am. Musicians Maro and David Lutalo make their presence in front of an eagerly waiting crowd at the Kabalagal-based beach bar Venom.....

Congratulatory message from the president of the Republic of Turkey

On Wednesday, October 29, Turkey clebrated its 91st Anniversary of the proclamation of the Republic of Turkey.

Namugongo Museum: Uganda’s architecture too needs Martyrs

For their refusal to renounce Christianity, thirty-two young men of the Catholic and Anglican faiths were – on the orders of Kabaka Mwanga II of Buganda – burned to death on June 3, 1886 at Namugongo

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Blaise Cronin is Professor Emeritus of Information Science at Indiana University Bloomington, and Honorary Professor at City University London.

Uganda’s traffic woes

When you want to know that Uganda’s traffic system is dead, try walking through the ZEBRA Crossing.

Lenovo announced Thursday it has completed its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google, a move strengthening the Chinese giant's position in the smartphone market.....

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