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Where are PRDP, NUSAF funds? Asks Oulanyah

Where are PRDP, NUSAF funds? Asks Oulanyah

The Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah, has raised concerns about the usage of the Peace, Recovery and Development Plan (PRDP) and Northern Uganda Social Action Fund (NUSAF) monies, which are allocated each financial year to support …

Boat disaster: Gov’t sets Friday for national mourning

Boat disaster: Gov’t sets Friday for national mourning

Parliament has mourned victims of the Lake Victoria boat tragedy that claimed several lives, with government declaring Friday a day of national mourning.

This came after Works and Transport Minister Eng Monica Ntege Azuba heaped …

Boat disaster: Gov’t sets Friday for national mourning

Boat disaster: Gov’t sets Friday for national mourning

Parliament has mourned victims of the Lake Victoria boat tragedy that claimed several lives, with government declaring Friday a day of national mourning.

This came after Works and Transport Minister Eng Monica Ntege Azuba heaped …

LOP visits former DP President Ssemogerere

LOP visits former DP President Ssemogerere

The Leader of the Opposition, Hon. Betty Aol Ocan, has visited the former Democratic Party (DP) President, Dr. Paul Kawanga Ssemogerere who was recently taken ill during a church service at Rubaga Cathedral.

Hon. Aol …

LOP visits former DP President Ssemogerere

LOP visits former DP President Ssemogerere

The Leader of the Opposition, Hon. Betty Aol Ocan, has visited the former Democratic Party (DP) President, Dr. Paul Kawanga Ssemogerere who was recently taken ill during a church service at Rubaga Cathedral.

Hon. Aol …

DEATH TOLL IN UGANDA BOAT ACCIDENT RISES TO 35, LITTLE HOPE FOR SURVIVORS: MILITARY

DEATH TOLL IN UGANDA BOAT ACCIDENT RISES TO 35, LITTLE HOPE FOR SURVIVORS: MILITARY

KAMPALA, Uganda- The death toll from a weekend boat accident that capsized on Lake Victoria in central Uganda, rose to 35, a military spokesperson said, here.

Lt. Col. Deo Akiiki, deputy military spokesperson, said that, …

Opposition: Uganda Police Use Tear Gas, Live Rounds to Disperse Meeting

Opposition: Uganda Police Use Tear Gas, Live Rounds to Disperse Meeting

Police in Uganda used tear gas and live rounds to disperse opposition supporters on Monday, an opposition aide said.

The clash occurred in the southwestern of town of Rukungiri, home to the country's main opposition …

Uganda Boat Accident Death Toll Climbs to 31

Uganda Boat Accident Death Toll Climbs to 31

Divers have recovered 31 bodies from Lake Victoria after a party boat capsized in one of Uganda's deadliest maritime disasters.

The toll is expected to rise. The boat was said to be carrying more than …

Gov’t to support Busoga Education Initiative

Gov’t to support Busoga Education Initiative

The Ministry of Education and Sports is to support the Busoga Education Initiative, which aims at improving the education standards in the sub region.

The revelation was made by the Minister of State for Education, …

Gov’t to support Busoga Education Initiative

Gov’t to support Busoga Education Initiative

The Ministry of Education and Sports is to support the Busoga Education Initiative, which aims at improving the education standards in the sub region.

The revelation was made by the Minister of State for Education, …

Gov’t to regulate pyramid schemes & crypto currencies

Gov’t to regulate pyramid schemes & crypto currencies

The Minister of State for Finance (Planning), Hon David Bahati, has revealed that government is set to introduce a Bill that will regulate digital currencies and pyramid schemes.

In October, Cabinet approved the National Payment …

Opposition decries Police heavy-handedness

Opposition decries Police heavy-handedness

The Leader of the Opposition, Betty Aol Ocan, has asked Parliament to reign in on the Police for acting outside the law when they blocked activities organized by the Opposition.

Aol said the Police blocked …

Infrastructure, environment, tops KCCA, MPs meeting

Infrastructure, environment, tops KCCA, MPs meeting

A meeting between Members of Parliament and Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) officials zeroed in on environment and infrastructure, with Speaker Rebecca Kadaga calling for punitive action against tree cutters.

I don't see people being …