Politics

Mpuuga pushes for unity among opposition

The Leader of opposition (LOP) in Parliament Mathias Mpuuga has called for unity among the opposition for a cordial working relationship. Speaking during a media...

Court dismisses election petition against MP Nsereko  

High Court in Kampala has dismissed a petition by Fred Nyanzi Ssentamu challenging the victory of his rival and Kampala Central Member of Parliament, Muhammad...

Lord Mayor Lukwago, MP Adeke eat big as FDC appoints new Party leaders

The President of the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC Eng. Patrick Amuriat has appointed the City Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago and the Soroti Woman Member of...

Nantaba wins petition against her election, Petitioner ordered to pay costs

By URN The  High Court in Mukono has dismissed with costs the election petition filed by Ritah Nabadda, a voter at Kayunga district challenging the...

How Ssegirinya defeated Kidandala in an electoral petition

By URN The High Court on Tuesday dismissed an election petition that was filed against Muhammad Ssegirinya, the Kawempe North MP.  Justice Henrietta Wolayo allowed...

 Voters inherit petition filed against area MP after petitioner pulls out

By URN Voters in Bunyangabu constituency led by Robert Alinatwe, the former Buhesi Sub-county councilor have decided to inherit a petition by Patrick Murungi Zeresere...

Education

Govt to focus on P1, S1, S5 as Schools reopen in January 

Minister of State for Higher Education, John Chrysostom Muyingo says that government plans to prioritize learners in P.1, S.1 and S.5 when schools reopen. Muyingo...

Parliament demands report on planned reopening of Schools

By URN Parliament has directed the Minister of Education and Sports to bring a comprehensive report to parliament on how the government plans to re-open...

Gov’t develops measures for safe reopening of Schools

By URN The ministry of education has tabled seven strategies as proposals for the safe reopening of schools during a virtual meeting that attracted several...

Sports

Vipers Qualify for Uganda Cup Finals

Vipers SC has defeated Police FC with 2-0, to qualify for the Uganda cup finals.  In their semifinal game played at the Njeru based FUFA...

FUBA Okays Resumption of National Basketball league

By URN The Federation of Uganda Basketball Association- FUBA has confirmed the scheduled resumption of the National basketball league on October 2nd, 2021 to complete...

Oulanyah assures a steady budget for the sports sector

By URN The Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has assured Ugandans, sportsmen, and women that the sports sector will see an increase and not a...

Lifestyle

Generation Equality: “Girls who believe in themselves become visionary leaders”

Young women and men, boys and girls are at the heart of the UN Women-led global campaign Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights for an Equal...

Women stand-up comedians in Zimbabwe talk about sex – and the patriarchy

Amanda Källstig, University of Manchester In 2019, Zimbabwean comedy made international news when comedian Samantha Kureya, known on stage as Gonyeti, was abducted and tortured...

Harry and Meghan speak out about royal family split in interview

Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, have spoken about the struggles of living in the royal family in a highly-anticipated interview with US television personality...