Thursday, August 24, 2017

Gap Between Rich and Poor Continues to Widen – Kadaga

By Peter Odyambo The Speaker of Parliament the Right Honourable Rebecca Kadaga has told world legislators that the international community has fallen short of its...

Court Upholds Ssekindi’s Election as Kalungu Woman MP

By UBC Reporter The Court of Appeal has upheld NRM’s Aisha Ssekindi’s victory as Woman MP for Kalungu district. The court dismissed Aisha Waliggo’s election petition...

Telecoms Face Heavy Penalties for Unregistered Sim-Cards

By UBC Reporter The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has warned that telecom companies found selling unregistered sim cards face heavy penalties. The Executive Director of UCC...

Dr. Nyanzi Has a Case to Answer – Father Lokodo

By UBC Reporter The Minister for Ethics and Integrity Father Simon Lokodo has said that Makerere Researcher Dr. Stella Nyanzi has to answer for insulting...

Kiplimo Wins IAAF Gold, Cheptegei Injured

By Our Reporter KOLOLO Uganda’s Jacob Kiplimo has won the country’s first gold medal in the history of the IAAF Cross Country Championships. The youngster beat off...

Trevor Noah Finally to Visit Uganda

By Our Reporter Renowned comedian Trevor Noah has said he will “try to visit” Uganda sometime. This follows a barrage of tweets by Ugandans directed at...

Africa Could Alienate ICC – Dep. Speaker Oulanyah

By Helen Kawesa PARLIAMENT The Deputy Speaker of Parliament Rt. Hon. Jacob Oulanyah has cautioned that the International Criminal Court (ICC) risks being alienated and rejected...

Maj. Gen. Elwelu Visits AMISOM Troops in Somalia

By UBC Reporter MOGADISHU The Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) land forces commander Maj. Gen Peter Elwelu has visited UPDF troops in Somalia under AMISOM. Maj. Gen...

Trade Unions Plan Labour Day Demonstration

By UBC Reporter PARLIAMENT Representatives of several trade unions plan to demonstrate during this year's Labour Day celebrations to protest proposals to liberalise the pension sector. Those...

Kabanda Defeats Mubanda in Court

By Our Reporter The Court of Appeal has upheld the Masaka High Court decision which confirmed Democratic Party’s Mary Babirye Kabanda as the validly elected...

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