Politics

NUP attacks NRM, Police over interference in Omoro campaigns

Candidates vying for the Parliamentary seat in Omoro County kicked off campaigns on Monday ahead of the by-election slated for May 26. Six candidates are...

Muhoozi’ Birthday Celebrations, Tweets an attempt to overthrow Constitution- Lawyer

Ugandan lawyer and academic, Prof Joe Oloka-Onyango has described Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba’s actions to organize birthday parties and tweets as an attempt to overthrow...

Omoro by-election; Candidates warm up for Campaigns

Candidates who were successfully nominated to contest for the Omoro County Parliamentary seat are meeting to harmonise their campaign programmes ahead of campaigns that kick...

FDC fronts new aspirant for Omoro county Parliamentary by election

The Forum For Democratic Change (FDC) party has fronted a new aspirant for the Omoro County Parliamentary by-election, just a day after the first one...

Oulanyah’s Son forced me to join race for Omoro, says NUP’ Toolit

Simon Toolit Akecha, the National Unity Platform flag bearer in Omoro County Parliamentary by-election says he wouldn’t contest if Andrew Ojok Oulanyah, hadn’t been fronted...

Opposition to front joint candidate for omoro county by-election

The Opposition is mooting plans to nominate a joint candidate to contest with the National Resistance Movement Party candidate in the Omoro County Parliamentary by-election....

Education

Govt agrees to increase Salaries for Science teachers

The government has bowed to pressure and agreed to enhance the salaries of science teachers following their industrial action.  As schools reopened their gates for...

Few learners report to School as Schools reopen for second term

Several schools in Kampala and the countryside have recorded fewer learners as they reopened their gates for the second academic term. Schools opened for the...

Ministry of education increases capitation grants for Schools

The Ministry of Education and Sports has increased the capitation grant for several levels of education as one of the ways of improving service delivery...

Sports

KCCA beats UPDF in East Africa Netball Championship games

KCCA Netball Club has defeated Uganda People Defense Force (UPDF) netball club in group B game in the ongoing East Africa Netball championship at Treasure...

Rwanda sacks Uganda’s Mutebi as head coach for football club

Rwanda Premier League side AS Kigali has sacked Ugandan tactician, Mike Hillary Mutebi, just four months after his appointment as their head coach.   The club...

Uganda to face gaints Algeria in Africa 2023 qualifiers

Uganda Cranes has been pitted in Group F alongside Algeria, Niger and Tanzania in the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2023 group stage qualifiers....

Lifestyle

Book review: No One May Remain

No One May Remain is the title of a new book by Syrian novelist and literary critic Haitham Hussein. The book is autobiographical; the author...

Minors stuck in hospital over Shs5m medical bill for sick father

Three minors in Fort Portal tourism city are stuck with their ailing father after failing to secure Shs 5million needed for his surgery after being...

Sidney Poitier – Hollywood’s first Black leading man reflected the civil rights movement on screen

Aram Goudsouzian, University of Memphis In the summer of 1967, Martin Luther King Jr. introduced the keynote speaker for the 10th-anniversary convention banquet of the...