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What makes Entebbe Zoo great?

New Vision TV has been to Entebbe to see what really enabled UWEC to get (PAAZA) championship award recognition.

Best farmers to acquire more skills

They're expected to learn from Dutch skilled farmers

Pearl of Africa - River Nile

The Nile River, considered the longest river in the world, is about 6,853km long.

Flight Captain Yoti killed by his car

He might have loved his car very much, but it has turned and ended his life.

Special Report: Ugandans choose Court

Ugandans have witnessed an increasing number of petitions being taken to court in the public interest.

Highlights in Tinyinondi’s life

New Vision TV brings the major highlights in the life of this judicial officer who served for over 50 years.

The handshake: Youth livelihood program

The handshake looks at the money given to the youth and why it is considered as a bad debt.

Are taxis phasing out of the city?

There are also plans to encourage people working in Kampala to use bicycles to and from work. But this will come when all the roads are paved, something...

Are taxis phasing out of the city?

There are also plans to encourage people working in Kampala to use bicycles to and from work. But this will come when all the roads are paved, something...

Famine bites hard Kanungu district residents

Nelson Natukunda, the Local Council (LC) III chairman in Kanungu district says many parents have abandoned their children and most schools are almost being...

More refugees come in from Congo

The number of refugees increases every day

APAA conflict not tribal - Acholi

Eight dead, hundreds displaced since Wednesday

Financing the 2017-18 Budget

Gov't to borrow sh7 trillion from outside

The handshake: Retirement benefits blown

NSSF says 80% of the members finish their money within two years

Lake Kyaninga

Even though it digs deep in the soils of fort Portal town, Lake Kyaninga has the cleanest water compared to other volcanic crater lakes in the region....

Battling battering women

New Vision TV has been following renewed efforts to combat battering women in Uganda.

The handshake discusses 2017/18 budget situation

An insight in the state of the 2017/18 budget

The jerrycan and the pilgrimage

Have you ever wondered what the jerrycan goes through during the Martyrs Day celebrations? New Vision TV explains the mystery of the jerrycan.

The Ivan Ssemwanga you thought you knew

New Vision TV’s investigation reveal Ivan Ssemwanga’s wealth originated from a web of fraudulent deals

State of the nation 2017

New Vision TV examines some of these concerns.

Ugandans expectations on the budget

Ugandan demand the reduction on fuel prices, basic needs and food stuffs as they await the reading of the budget.

The little known female martyr

Princess Nalumansi was clobbered on the head

More pilgrims arrive at Namugongo

They expect blessings from the Martyrs

Poverty killing gold miners

Although an increasing number of Ugandans including women and children are rushing into new gold mines hoping to hit a jackpot, many spend long hours daily...

First Lady eulogizes Mukiibi

The First Lady and minister of Education and Sports, Janet Kataha Museveni says the late Lawrence Mukiibi proprietors of St. Lawrence schools was patriotic...

Parliament passes 2017/18 Budget

Parliament is set to pass the 2017/2018 budget worth sh29 trillion

Budget 2017/2018: Agriculture sector III

The Budget for agriculture this year is going to be about sh883b or about 3.3% of the total budget.

Hoima pilgrims advance on Kampala

Hoima pilgrims leading this year's celebrations

Budget review 2017/18: Agriculture sector II

The Budget for agriculture this year is going to be about sh883b or about 3.3% of the total budget.

West Lango diocese start journey to Namugongo

West Lango diocese pilgrims have Monday morning embarked on their journey to Namugongo ahead of Martyrs day celebrations

Mwanga the infrastructure genius

He designed waterway to connect Mengo to Munyonyo. The king dag with hands, royals joined

Hundreds attend Semwanga's funeral service

He will be buried in Kayunga tomorrow

Documentary: The Uganda Martyrs shrines

The Uganda martyrs’ shrines after the visit of Pope Francis in 2015

Mwanga, king who killed Uganda martyrs

King Mwanga ascended to the throne aged only 16

Mwanga, King who killed the martyrs

Kabaka Mwanga ascended to the throne aged only 16

Pilgrims arrive at Namugongo

Kabaka Mwanga ascended to the throne aged only 16

Namugongo ready for 3 million pilgrims

Church acquired Namugongo site in 1923

Namugongo pilgrims soldier on

Uganda Martyrs were marched to Namugongo for burning

How malaria affects the economy

The HANDSHAKE looks at how Malaria affects Uganda's economy

Shifah Musisi: The singing fashionsta

This episode discusses the rise of Shifah Musisi a Ugandan musician.

Reservations after sim card registration

We were disconnected even when we had registered

Nyanzi's Makerere supporters denied bail

Stella Nyanzi supporters from Makerere University have been denied bail yet exams are a few days to go.

Pearl of Africa: Lake Kijjanebarola

The lake found in Rakai district is believed to have formed its self

Why Uganda is back to borrowing

New Vision TV examines and the reasons, benefits and implications of this change.

Mzee Byanyima to be given State funeral

The late will be buried on Sunday

Tears as Kaweesi murder suspects appear in court

A suspect's father almost fainted on a scribe's question. A journalist asked how his life's been since his son's arrest

Trade minister Kyambadde on sugar crisis

She says Prolonged drought reduced tonnage per acre as many plantations were hit by fire outbreaks.

Public smokers to be arrested

Anybody found smoking in public from today will be arrested that is if the court ruling is respected to the letter. SHOW MORE

Mzee Byanyima didn't vote for me - Besigye

Byanyima was a devoted DP member

Special Report: 60 days after Kaweesi

New Vision TV looks at the developments since the unprecedented murder that shocked the nation.

KCCA locks up Zai Plaza

The land lord hasn't paid ground rent to KCCA

Pearl of Africa: Kitagata Hot Springs

In the western region of Uganda lies the natural Kitagata hot springs. The hot springs are located in Sheema District . Here is New Vision TV's Pearl Of...

Scuffle as police arrest a mad man

He was throwing stones at vehicles parked on the road side

Sixty days after Kaweesi

SIM card re-registration ordered, procurement of CCTV fast tracked

Woman kills co-wife's child, runs away

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Besigye arrested in Isingiro

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Faces of Uganda's transactional politics

We trace the origin of transactional politics and its changing face in modern times

Baby abandoned at Mukono Church

The unidentified baby boy is 1 to 2 years

Stella Nyanzi after a month in Jail

Food prices have risen while she was away

THE HANDSHAKE: Nuclear energy plant

The government of Uganda has partnered with China to build a nuclear energy plant

Kayihura, Uganda's longest serving IGP

IGP Kale Kayihura presided over expansion of Police

Lake Bunyonyi’s amazing 29 islands

Lake Bunyonyi lies in the south western part of Uganda in districts of Kabale and Kisoro

Pearl of Africa: Sipi falls

A tour at Sipi falls is a package of all the adventure you look forward to in Uganda. To begin with, is the stunning beauty that looms around the modification...

State of Uganda's press freedom

Press freedom day this year was celebrated in the most bizarre manner, New Vision TV examines the state of press freedom in Uganda.

MPs hefty allowances

MPs are asking for more allowances to cater for their lunch, transport, among others.

Alcohol consumption in Uganda

Over the recent years drinking alcohol and gambling preoccupies many to the extent of breaking families and jeopardizing their work.

PEARL OF AFRICA: Rwenzori Mountain

The Rwenzori Mountains reach heights up to 5,109 metres (16,762 ft).

The state of labour in Uganda

Uganda's minister in charge of labour may not officiate at the national celebrations in Pallisa because he is facing criminal charges, he was accused of...

Pearl of Africa: Kagubala rocks

The rocks have interesting shapes which have attracted masses from various parts of the world to look at them. Let us also have a look.

Pastor Aloysius Bugingo and bible burning

New Vision TV brings you more about the controversial preacher

The handshake: Buy Uganda build Uganda

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Life goes mobile in Uganda

From 40,000 phones to 22,000,000 in 20 years

River Katonga changed direction over the years

Pearl of Africa: River Katonga

Sports insights

Sports insights with Samuel Sanya

How Amin's dream on economy became a nightmare

Former president Idi Amin Dada dreamt that the economy would be better if it was in the hands of Ugandans, not Asians.

Kabaka's Lake: Largest man-made lake

Kabaka's Lake is the largest man-made lake in Uganda, located in Rubaga division, Kampala.

Amin and religion

All religions except three were banned

The handshake: SIM card re-registration

A lot of things will become so much easier with SIM verification

Disappearances during Amin's regime

First victims were Acholi and Langi soldiers

SIM card registration deadline

Some Ugandans have opted to challenge the ultimatum

NTBs hit East African women hard

Sex harassment high at Congo border

How Tanzania's economy fell after ousting Amin

Tanzania spent a lot of money to fund the war against Amin, that the country's economy fell. Julius Nyerere had to step aside shortly after.

Why Amin lost the war despite having good weapons

It puzzles military analysts as to why former president Idi Amin Dada lost the war to Tanzania forces, yet he had got new weapons.

Encroachers evicted on Nshaara ranch

Over 50 people have been arrested

The handshake: Making the best of SACCOs

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Confusion and hope as Amin flees

Cabinet was lean, Museveni was in Defence

Euphoria of Amin's fall

Massive looting, free sugar as Amini fell

The handshake: Are mobile money loans the future?

Are mobile money loans the future?

Pearl of Africa-Lake Nabugabo

It is a fresh water lake found in Masaka district

The handshake: 2017/18 Budget

Why tax cuts

How Amin played into Nyerere's hands

Tomorrow will be 38 years since former president Idi Amin Dada was overthrown by a combined force of Tanzania army and Ugandan exiles.

New Vision TV: Weekly sports roundup

Insights in your local and international sports news

Is Cheeye a Saul turned Paul?

Cheeye is 60years; 7 of them spent in prison

The handshake: 2017/2018 Budget situation

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The Nambooze-Mao conflict

NRM has given top DPs jobs

Stella Nyanzi for politics?

Nyanzi no longer earns from conferences

The handshake: declaring your wealth

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Musisi's term ends, will she seek a third term?

KCCA executive director Jennifer Musisi's second term ends on April 14, 2017, will she seek another term in office?

Behind the politics of sanitary pads

After President Yoweri Museveni announced, during campaigns, that Government would provide sanitary pads to girls, the issue has become contentious.

What attracts flamingos to Uganda?

These birds come to Lake Munyanyange, in Kasese, western Uganda, between October and April. They prefer the lake because it is saline.

The handshake: Do we need CCTV cameras?

The handshake, do we need CCTV cameras?

Kony's top man returns to Uganda

Omona was abducted at the age of 10 in 1994

Senior Police officer dies in accident

Moses Ocitia was returning home after dropping off a friend in Entebbe. He rammed into an oncoming vehicle during the morning downpour at 3:00am.

Happening today

Kenya to read budget

Unregistered sim cards to be switched off tonight

Decision was made to curb crime through

The handshake: Land probe

Land issues

Assessing Uganda’s tourism fortunes

Tourism tops country' foreign earnings

45 Ugandans in US get dual citizenship

“We have had issues in applying for dual citizenship; E-visa and other services from internal affairs ministry. E-visa/ passport renewal and dual citizenship...

Man steals from mosque, gets corpse treatment

The man is accused of stealing jeneza, which he was taking for scrap

How Uganda became athletics hub

Uganda last weekend hosted over 60 countries in the cross country competition held at Kololo Airstrip.

Guns lost during Kasese clashes recovered

The guns which were lost during the clashes when the Obusinga royal guards engaged the security have been recovered. They had been hidden at a clinic

Happening today

Matthew and Joseph Kanyamunyu, together with Cynthia Munwangari are appearing in court for their bail hearing session.

Police to probe self-confessed Kaweesi killers

The New Police spokesperson Asan Kasingye said they will probe those claiming to have killed Kaweesi. This was his maiden speech after he took office....

How floods swallowed Kampala roads

An afternoon downpour caused a heavy traffic jam as the floods swallowed many roads. Most affected areas included Kyambogo,Jinja Road and Lugogo.

A love that dares, new space at Afriart gallery

Joseph Ntensibe uses his highly intricate designs to tickle our brains. While he presents three paintings at this exhibition.

The jinx in Uganda's security system

There seems to be magic in the number 4 and 0s as far as Uganda's security is concerned.

Who is AIGP Asan Kasingye?

AIGP Asan Kasingye replaced the slain AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi as the Police spokesperson

How corrupt is Uganda Police?

President fed up with inaction

Will sh400b cameras improve security?

President Yoweri Museveni ordered for the purchase of cameras worth sh400b following the murder of AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi.

Annet Kaweesi to undergo operation on Wednesday

The operation was already scheduled to take place by the time her husband was killed.

Museveni orders Kayihura to clean the police

This was during the prayers for Kaweesi

Public security after Kaweesi's murder

President Museveni promises to install secuirty cameras on highways and towns

Breast feeding levels satisfactory

66% babies below 6 months breastfed exclusively

Who is Andrew Felix Kaweesi?

In a space of four years,between 2007 and 2011, he rose from the rank of senior superintendent of police to the third highest rank in the Police.

Somali army can contain Al Shabab

AMISOM pledges support in case of problems

More Ugandans go for registry wedding

Weddings can be done at other gazetted venues

Business registration gathers momentum

250,000 limited businesses registered

Uganda’s first health minister clocks 101 years

Dr. Emmanuel Lumu spearheaded building district hospitals

Constitutional Square re-opened but...

Walk to work demonstration led to lasting police occupation

Mozambique truce extended by two months

The move prolongs a truce that Renamo fighters announced unilaterally the day before Christmas last year. It has been observed with only minor breaches,...

Could Maumbe’s death lead to end of an era in Mbale?

Museveni escaped death at Jack Maumbe Mukhwana’s house in Mbale

Suggestive musical innuendo

Will provocative words save music?

Vision Group rewards cool farmers

13 winners out of 1,450 participants

OPEC loan to develop vocational institutes

Total project cost will be $16.3 million

Lord Mayor Lukwago in Park Yard fracas

The traders in the Park yard, near Nakivubo Stadium are protesting their eviction after Kampala minister Beti Kamya said they should go

216 Ugandan infants die, forgotten daily

Some 39,000 die before 1st birthday

Over 200 Ugandan babies die daily

Reports indicate that there are over 40,000 stillbirths every year in Uganda

Why foreigners prefer Uganda for vacation

Uganda has been names as one of the prime destinations for tourists across the world

Will the new $24m loan boost education sector?

Uganda has borrowed $24m, despite its public debt being a staggering $8.5b

Valentines no more

When one you used to love is no longer your valentine

Is Kigongo losing grip on NRM?

NRM MPs were chaotic during the selection for EALA nominees at State House Entebbe despite appeals by vice-chairman Moses Kigongo

TVO-Mwenda skirmishes intensify

TVO, a cyber personality was off Facebook after Mwenda reported that he had got him

URA official got sh29m for photocopy

The probe discovered that a URA official was given sh29m for photocopying documents beyond his working hours

Lumumba apologises for EALA polls chaos

NRM finally picked nominees for the EALA after the Tuesday chaos, which forced the party leadership to postpone voting

Chaos at State House as NRM picks EALA candidates

It is said that most MPs voted seven candidates instead of six they were supposed to vote

Will Ugandans take enough coffee?

Coffee shops in Kampala are growing at a fast rate

Sudhir's tenants protest rent

The tenants accused the management of charging exorbitant fees

Paying school fees through the nose

Reports indicate that schools make up to 700% profit on uniform alone

Tarehe sita:The road to Kabamba

Pioneers assembled in Makindye

How did Amina lose the AU top job?

Kenya secretary for foreign affairs Amina Mohammed accuses neighbouring countries of not supporting her bid

Crimes of passion that have rocked the country

Over the years, the country has been rocked by the crimes of passion. Cases involving Godi, Nkurungira and Uwera Nsenga are some of the examples

Policeman wrote a will before killing wife, self

A Police officer, Sabiiti, who killed his wife before shooting himself wrote a will two days before the incident

How 16 perished in road accident on Jinja highway

Sixteen people died yesterday when a commuter taxi and trailer collided near Najjembe on Kampala-Jinja highway

Has Museveni gone back to NRM's broad-basedness?

Museveni has recently appointed opposition politicians as ministers and envoys akin to the broad-based approach at the start of his regime in 1986

Bagyenda appears in court over lover's death

ISO boss' son Brian Bagyenda is accused of murdering his girlfriend Enid Twijukye

Happening today

This is a summary of the stories you should not miss today

Museveni’s interesting ambassadors

Former defence minister now reports to a PS

Rugunda promises on electoral reforms

The Government has set up a commission to review electoral laws

Kyabazinga named envoy in new reshuffle

The President has named Busoga king an envoy and sent former defence minister Crispus Kiyonga as envoy to China

When Ugandans support a handshake

Although Ugandans have opposed the presidential handshake on oil, they have always supported such handshakes extended to exceptional personalties

Happening today

These are the major stories that will happen throughout the day

Stop wasteful foreign travels - Museveni

President Yoweri Museveni has directed the Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, to prevail upon officials who are wasting money on foreign trips

Mandela daughter here for charity

She will be in Uganda for about a week, in which she will also visit Jinja, Mandela National Stadium and Namugongo Martyrs’ Shrine in Wakiso district....

Prisoners cry for justice

Many prisoners are not able to appear in court because the courts are very far from where they are imprisoned

I will not come back to court - Besigye

Former presidential candidate Kizza Besigye today appeared in court in Nakawa and hearing of his case was set for February 27.

Prisons losing land to grabbers

A lot of Prison land has been either grabbed by individuals or given out by the land board to private developers

MPs start probe into sh6b bonus

MPs are probing the sh6b that was given to some government officials after winning the oil case.

Friendship taxi drivers on strike

The drivers are decrying exorbitant fees

Tito Okello- The reluctant General

On Saturday his family is holding a memorial service for him at his ancestral home

Beti Kamya shoeless proposal

Kamya made the no-shoe call on New Year's Day

New Vision TV: Centurion weds 90-year-old 'girl'

Mzee Erach promoted cooperatives in Lango

Kadaga vs Kavuma: Who will blink first?

The speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has closed Parliament indefinitely over deputy chief justice Steven Kavuma’s order on ‘presidential handshake’....

Steven Kavuma petitioner sued

Petitioners want Eric Sabiti disciplined, order vacated

Gen. Katumba Wamala's journey since 1979

Former Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) Chief Gen. Katumba Wamala joined the army at the fall of Idi Amin’s regime in 1979

Muslim cleric’s case resumes

More witnesses expected to testify

Kanyamunyu: Akena relatives force Byanyima out of court

Irked Akena relatives have forced Byanyima to exit court via the back door

Kadaga supports honouring Onyango

FIFA referee Tomusange and Inzikuru were the first to be recognised

Muslims sob over mosque raids by Police

The want Kayihura to apologize to Nakasero

Onyango scoops African player of the year award

Uganda Cranes named best team of the continent

When bankers turn into thugs

Poor ethics, low pay driving bankers into crime

More complaints as Kamya tours Bus parks

Casual labourers want buses back down town

Muslim murder suspects released at night

Four still in Nalufenya prison over murder of clerics

"Amateurish Kamya is playing with fire"

Lukwago on Kamya's letter blocking his sh563m in salary arrears

Pr. Sserwadda to men: undergo vasectomy

Dr. Joseph Sserwadda of the Born Again Church has called upon Government to introduce a national policy that will force all men to have Vasectomy as soon...

Police in bid to curb terrorism

The Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura believes the country must be prepared to prevent any terror attacks.

Ten most popular Ugandans of 2016

Andrew Mwende, Mathew Kanyamunyu, Macdusman Kabega, Christopher Aine, Margaret Muhanga, Stella Nyanzi, Sudhir Ruparelia, Kato Lubwama, Denis Onyango,...

New guidelines for New Year celebrations

As Ugandans prepare to celebrate the highly anticipated New Year, the Inspector General of Police, General Kale Kayihura has released a number of stringent...

More maternal deaths expected in 2017

Extra 250, 000 pregnancies expected in 2017

37 babies born in Kampala

On this year's Christmas Day, a total of 37 babies were born in the hospitals of Mulago, Nsambya and Kibuli.

Busia takes cholera fight to the people

Busia goes to war with cholera.

Hardest Christmas in 29 years

Christmas season is marred with poverty and high prices, the shilling has deteriorated sharply in recent months driving prices up in this import dominated...

Trump confirmed as 45th US president

Electoral colleges seals Trump election

Can LCs be elected in January?

There are 60,000 LC1s & 7,000 LC2s

Sheebah most successful artist 2106 - artists

2016 has surely been a year of concerts and as we come to the end of it, artists have given credit to Sheebah Karungi, saying her 'Nkwatako' concert was...

Fun Factory ends year with a bang at 5 Star madness

The much-anticipated event dubbed ‘5 Star Madness’ was well attended by top city comedy enthusiasts and comedians who thronged the venue by 6:00pm

Mess in Uganda's real estate sector

'Nkuba Kyeyos' are common victims of real state dealers

Santa Claus vs Jesus Christ

No doubt that for many growing up, Father Christmas was seen as Christmas blessings and indeed gifts would be shared even before the actual day of the...

Uganda to absorb $6.7b for oil investments

Refinery to spur petrochemical industries

Cheeye to revive Uganda Confidential

Teddy Seezi Cheeye was publisher of Uganda Confidential. Was jailed over Global Fund cash

68% Ugandans want term limits restored

68% of the Ugandans have expressed the need for amendment of the constitution to restore the presidential term limits.

Can Byanyima become president?

She needs to overcome her husband first

Parallels in Muteesa and Mumbere's arrests

Some superficial analysts are trying to draw parallel lines between the 1966 attacks on the Buganda King’s palace by Col. Iddi Amin Dada and the 2016 storming...

Hepatitis B victims committing suicide

"People have been misinformed about the disease. When they are told that they have the virus that causes the disease, others commit suicide...

Ghana votes in tight election amid economic slump

Once praised by US President Barack Obama for its peaceful transfers of power, Ghana has come under fire amid reports of voter intimidation and questions...

Famine biting hard in Teso

As famine continues to ravage areas in Teso sub-region, the most affected is the education sector.

UN recognises Uganda's Madi dance

Dance depends on endangered plant and animal material

Affordable housing still a pipe dream in Uganda

People’s income far below mortgage requirements

We demand for the release of Membere - Mao

Democratic Party president, Norbert Mao has called for arrest of army and police commanders who ordered the Kasese shooting

Gov't, Rwenzori MPs clash

This was after General. Jeje Odongo presented the government's statement on Kasese

Hunger to worsen HIV epidemic

Patients cannot take ARVs when hungry

Ugandan minister's Trump-bashing untimely?

Cheptoris was addressing a COP meet in Morocco

Bugembe health centre in sorry state

The sanitation of Bugembe health centre IV is worrying

New MPs elected in Somalia

As peace returns to Somalia because of the AMISOM efforts 8 MPs were elected to the lower house of Somalia.

Why govt pays billions in funny claims

Political interference affects DPP’S performance

Uganda strikes gold in Sudan, Congo

Refugees cash transfers go into local economy

Final day for Clinton (45%) and Trump (44%)

Clinton, Trump close in on final day; Uganda doctors rescue Somalis

Ugandan doctors make Somalis smile

Final day for Clinton, Trump; Ugandan doctors rescue Somalis; Dolwe, the biggest island in Uganda

Parliament pays tribute to Maj. Gen. Oketta

The body of fallen UPDF officer Julius Oketta lies in state at Parliament

Is social media being used to cheat exams?

Uganda Communications Commission says some people are using whatsapp to try to cheat exams

Boys to men

The imbalu season sees many boys turning into men

Why President Museveni carried jerry cans of water

Pictures of the president carrying jerrycans surprised and amused many people. Here is what motivated the president in doing this

Uganda Police's 110 years journey

The Uganda police was established in 1906 to entrench and protect the colonial administration.

Behind Lwera sand mining scandal.

Sand is used in making toothpaste, computers, mobile phones, detergents and glass.

Will Nabikolo get out of Chibita’s net?

Kato Kajubi is one of the victims of the thorough net.

Heart disease ravages Uganda

Heart attacks were first heard in 1978 when the pope died. Ugandans spent a decade on diet without sugar. People are advised to watch their health

Exam Fraud tricks

We demonstrate some of the cheating tactics schools use. Invigilators should be keen while supervising.

Kamya shuns KCCA meeting

Resolution to have roads gazetted for evening markets reached. However, Kamya had earlier passed a directive to evict vendors

Cash boost for Uganda's performing artists

Cash already available in Gender ministry

What is creating conflict in the Rwenzori.

Analysts say the proliferation of kingdoms and chiefdoms is a struggle for control of land in the fertile region.

How Nalwanga got the starring role in Queen of Katwe

The role of Phiona Mutesi was never meant for Madina Nalwanga. The director Mira Nair hoped for a bubbly girl

Food prices to shoot up

Bank of Uganda warns markets will double food prices soon

Cry for water for all

Women activists carried out peaceful walk to NWSC HQs

Vendors' fate in Balance

Tension among vendors was high this morning in down town Kampala after arcade traders gave them an ultimatum to vacate streets

RUGBY: Pirates beat Kobs to reach finals

Uganda Cup finals to be held on October 22

Leah Kagasa crowned Miss Uganda 2016/17

She beat other 20 contestants from other regions of the country

Fight against corruption

Inspectorate of Gov't special Investigations Directorate launched

Introducing Madinah Nalwanga the Queen of Katwe star

Nalwanga will also be giving us the insight on her childhood life and how she got the role of Phiona Mutesi in the movie Queen of Katwe.

Reviving Uganda Airlines

Museveni announced the revival of Uganda Airlines during the Independence Day celebrations on October 09, 2016.

CoU to launch 'Kido' project

Among others, church plans to set up its first commercial bank

Besigye threatens to skip Court

Case continues to fail to commence due to lack of evidence

Teachers making a difference II

Deborah Alibu lobbied for NGOs funds to keep girls in school

PAC visits Jinja Hospital

Committee finds expired drugs in hospital's stores

Jinja Road accident

Three vehicles including a Police truck got involved in an accident

DP's 62nd anniversary

Celebrations set for Friday in Katabi Sub-County, Wakiso

Uganda Police Force woes

The force is faced with a huge manpower gap-Jeje Ondongo

Fight against cancer

Church of Uganda's Rev. Canon Diana Nkesiga joins cancer fight

Women demand land rights

Over 5000 women to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro over land rights

FDC reacts to arrests

We're not about to give up on our fight for good governance - Muntu

Besigye's call for dialogue

Col. Kizza Besigye

Besigye open to dialogue

Rdt. Col. Dr. Kizza Besigye finally agrees to dialogue with gov't

Uganda's armies since Independence

The military has always played a central role in Uganda's state of affairs, sometimes negatively and for eight years, it directly ruled the country.

Boosting agriculture production

UNBS, Ministry of Agriculture sign MoU to curb fake seeds

Fight against HIV/AIDS

MoH is set to roll out a test and treat policy next year

Coke studio is back

Coke studio season 4 kicks off this Saturday under the theme: Discover

Communications Amendment Bill 2016 raises eyebrows

Media practitioners don't see the agency

Accessing NSSF savings

By law, only people above 55 can get their savings

The men who have ruled Uganda

As Uganda prepares to mark 54 years of Independence this Sunday, we look back at the men who have ruled this country and how they went about their terms...

We can read and write - Teachers

Teachers fire back at NAPE over findings stating that they can't read and write

Besigye returns

Besigye touched down at 8:10am, aboard Kenya Airways

Police Day Celebration

Police gathered at Kololo Independence ground to celebrate 102 years

Besigye procession

Besigye criticized the manner in which he was handled

Museveni explains World Bank loan suspension

President Museveni quotes UNRA looting to partially explain World Bank’s action

Entebbe's big return

Sebaggala also made a big return from prison in America

School opening pressure- is it worth it?

Most pupils are neither literate nor numerate after Primary school

11 decades of policing

Uganda Police was set up in 1906 with 1,400 men

New Police units: Will this mark the end of unipots?

Police officers to get modern accommodation

Tumwebaze warns against pornographic material

Media houses warned against airing pornographic content

Matembe rejects award

Parliament in conjunction with Presidential awards committee has decorated over 1000 legislators who have served in the House since Independence

MPs and their cars

MPs to get cars

USAFI market woes

Mother of four blames KCCA for destroying her business

Schools to teach Chinese

Chinese key language in the business world

World Bank cuts loans to Uganda

The World Bank has cut loans to Uganda. However the country has appealed over the cut.

Mukono land wrangles

Locals fight church leaders over illegal land evictions. Church leaders insist the land belongs to the church

Early childhood development

About sh1.2 trillion has been set aside to implement policy

Bukoba after the quake

Response to the 5.7 magnitude earthquake is still slow

How youth have used piglets in demonstration

On many occasions, the demonstrators have brought pigs at Parliament with placards or painted with colours of the political parties represented in Parliament....

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Report dubbed Museveni's first 100 days unveiled by NGO Forum

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Apala and Otyeno wake up to search for animal blood every day

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FDC officials arrested at Congo Embassy in Kampala

FDC officials arrested at Congo Embassy in Kampala

Eid

Eid

Suspect fails to leave scene of crime

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When contacted, Jackson Omona, Kitgum LC5 chairman said he cannot respond to this issue since he is still in Kampala for a meeting.

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Odama introduces Obama

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Kiira Motors gets support

South African firm supports Kayoola bus project

Over 90 but still partying

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Let's talk shoes

The audio alphabet

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Italy mafia boss Bernardo 'the tractor' Provenzano dies

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Two Ugandans killed in S. Sudan clashes

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Abagambibwa okutega bbomu bavunaaniddwa

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Lack of policy frame work affects coffee tea farmers

Lack of policy frame work affects coffee tea farmers

Opposition leaders and civil society want debate on political reforms

Opposition leaders and civil society want debate on political reforms

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Routine visit to bases in Southern Sudan

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Counsellors demand strong laws to govern their profession

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