President Yoweri Museveni has been named among the four most influential Presidents on the African continent who feature on the list of the most influential persons on the continent.....
The Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, has applauded the level of trust, co-operation and brotherhood that exist between France, Germany and Uganda.....
Burial workers in S. Leone are sacked after snatching Ebola victims from a mortuary and dumping their bodies in the street in a pay dispute.....
The government should put in place effective measures to reduce the runaway fertility rate if it is to reap the benefits of demographic dividend, population experts have warned....
Women activists are demanding reforms in the KCCA enforcement policy to ensure the safety of Ugandans – especially women and children – in public spaces....
At 30 years old, Jean Kaahwa has been farming since he finished university – something most youths can’t imagine doing....
The conference, which opens on Thursday, will focus on devising means of confronting key challenges that hinder women from fully exploiting their potential.....

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Apple market value hits $700 bnA rise in Apple shares Tuesday pushed the market value of the trend-setting US tech icon above $700 billion, becoming the first company to hit that milestone.... ..

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FUFA has chosen to hire officials from countries that are regular at the Africa Nations Cup to advise them on what to do to end decades of Uganda’s absence at the continental showpiece.....

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Moses Magogo's speech on AFCON failure
Federation of Uganda of Football Associations (FUFA) president, Moses Magogo has blamed failure of the team to qualify for the 2015 Africa Nations Cup finals on administrative shortfalls, lack of fac....
Women Football League set to start in February
Twelve teams have so far confirmed their participation in the FUFA National Women’s Football League.....
Mbidde rules out giving up roles at NCS, FUFA
Denis Mbidde has ruled out relinquishing any of his roles in the National Council of Sports (NCS) and the football governing body FUFA.....
MTN Marathon: Rogue competitors to be kicked out
The Uganda Athletics Federation will put more emphasis on locking out cheats from the MTN Kampala Marathon after discovering that some runners, mostly in the 10km and corporate race events, cheated o....
Mention African style and the fashion crowd thinks Lagos, or Johannesburg. But Uganda's emerging designers - using a mix of local craft and global savvy - are hoping to give them a run for their mone....

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Overweight linked to 500,000 cancer cases per year
Overweight and obesity is now causing nearly half a million new cancer cases in adults every year, roughly 3.6 percent of the world's total, a study....
Celebrating world music with Milege
The second edition of repainting Uganda by Milege Afro jazz band in world music was on at Botanical gardens in Entebbe last weekend.....
Big Brother Africa: Uganda’s Ellah on the chopping block
Back to serious business. Uganda’s Ellah is back on the Big Brother Africa Hotshots chopping block following Monday evening’s nomination.....

Give your heart to god

At the heart of the city of Kampala stands a church in honor of Christ the King. The statue just outside the Church conveys the nature of his Kingship. He is a humble Servant King, appealing to every

What to expect from the national health insurance

Health Insurance is attracting more and more attention in low and middle income countries, Uganda inclusive. It is indeed pretty worrying that only about 3% of the Ugandan population has health insur

Post-Soviet confidence games

It is starting to look like a pattern. After painstaking talks, the parties in the Ukraine conflict come to an agreement – only to have it fall apart or fail to be fully implemented.

The Fed’s culture war

At a closed-door conference attended by senior bankers, regulators, and some academics, Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo and Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley used thei

With Libya engulfed in chaos, the town of Derna in the east of the largely lawless country is emerging as a new stronghold for the Islamic State jihadist group, experts say.

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Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry is wooing Apple customers with a cash offer for trade-ins of iPhones for its new square-screened, keyboard-equipped Passport.....

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Spotify turns up volume as losses fallThe world's biggest music streaming service, Spotify, announced Tuesday its revenue grew by 74 percent in 2013 while net losses shrank by one third, in a year of spectacular expansion.... ..

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