Politics

Besigye Looks to Dr PK Ssemogerere for Plan B

Last week, Dr. Paul Kawanga Ssemogerere hosted a party to celebrate an award he received from the Kabaka of Buganda, Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II, in...

FDC Fronts Amuriat for President

Patrick Amuriat Oboi, the reigning president of the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) will lead the party’s challenge against President Yoweri Museveni’s 35-year-rule at...

JEEMA Endorses Kyagulanyi for President

Justice Forum (JEEMA) national delegates' conference has voted to back musician cum politician, Robert Kyagulanyi (Bobi Wine's) candidature for the 2021 presidential elections. The resolution...

NRM Boardroom Results Cause Revolt in Bukomansimbi

Former Bukomansimbi MP Hajji Idi Lubyaayi Kisiki is contemplating moving court to block the nomination of the incumbent Bukomansimbi North MP Ruth Katushabe who was...

What Next NUP Losers?

The executive board of the National Unity Platform (NUP) on Friday afternoon released the residual list of its parliamentary flag bearers for 19 central Uganda...

NRM Polls: Entry into Sembabule Restricted

Travellers to Sembabule district may require a special pass to go past various security checkpoints that have been erected on all major roads leading into...

Education

Schools Directed to Allow Pregnant Girls

Challenged by the high cases of sexual offences against girls during the Covid-19 lockdown, government has instructed schools to allow pregnant girls back to class...

Gov’t Revises SOPs for Schools Re-opening

The Education Ministry has drafted new guidelines to offer actionable guidance for safe reopening and running of education institutions and reduce the impact of the...

Schools to Re-open for Second Term on September 20

The Ministry of Education and Sports is moving to implement a phased reopening of educational institutions across the country with a revised academic year schedule...

Sports

Footballer Killed for Poor Defending

The Police in the Northern Uganda district of Lamwo are holding two brothers accused of causing the death of a local football player they assaulted...

FUFA to Meet Cost for Big League Teams’ COVID-19 Tests

The Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) has made it clear that it will cater for the COVID-19 testing fees for the four teams that...

Onduparaka Makes 12 New Signings

Arua based topflight league club, Onduparaka FC has signed 12 new players as they prepare for the resumption of the Uganda Premier League (UPL). The...