Politics

Behind Latif Ssebaggala’s Withdrawal from the Lord Mayoral Race

On Tuesday afternoon, Kawempe North MP Abdul-Latif Ssebaggala Ssengendo announced his withdrawal from the Kampala Lord Mayoral race, three days after he was picked as...

Disagreements over FDC’s Selection of Acholi Flag-bearers

The opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party is finding a hard time to decide on the party candidates for various elective positions in Acholi...

Museveni Seeks to End Sembabule Polls Impasse

NRM chairman, President Yoweri Museveni will on Friday travel to Sembabule on a trip intended to end the impasse that led to the cancellation of...

NRM Polls: Guns were used to Procure Victory, says Lumumba

Justine Kasule Lumumba, the secretary-general of the ruling NRM has asked the party's chairman, President Yoweri Museveni to reign in some of the senior people...

Police Fire Teargas, Bullets to Disperse Angry Kitgum NRM Supporters

The police fired live bullets and teargas Friday evening to disperse locals who had turned rowdy after they disputed the results from one of the...

NRM Concludes Bloody Parliamentary Primaries

At least three lives have been lost as the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) held primary elections to choose its 2021 parliamentary flag bearers. Dr....

Education

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...

Confusion as Private Teachers Wait for Museveni’s Relief Fund

There is growing uncertainty and confusion among private school teachers about the proposed teacher’s relief fund. Whereas many teachers are still green about the development,...

Sports

Frank Zaga Joins Police FC

Police Football Club chairman, AIGP Asan Kasingye has tipped their newly signed player Frank Tumwesigye aka Zaga to shine at the Club. The talented attacking...

Pogba left out of France squad after positive COVID-19 test

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has tested positive for COVID-19, the club confirmed on their website. The 27-year-old has been left out of France's squad for...

Namboole Stadium to Undergo Major Rehabilitation

Mandela National Stadium, Namboole, is to undergo a major rehabilitation to ensure that it meets the required standards for both national and international sporting activities....