U.S.$50 Million Kalangala Project Kicks Off

[Observer]A month after it failed to deliver its second ferry on the Bukakata – Luku route, Kalangala Infrastructure Services (KIS), the local subsidiary of the US and UK-based Infraco ltd, has announced that it has finally secured all the funding needed to start the implementation of the infrastructural development projects in Kalangala district.


Uganda: MPs Lutamaguzi, Mbogo Detained Over Covid-19 Rules

Nakaseke South Member of Parliament Paul Lugtamaguzi and 21 supporters were on Thursday remanded to Wakyato prison after being arrested on Wednesday for allegedly violating Covid-19 guidelines. Lutamaguzi and a section of his supporters appeared before the Nakaseke Grade One Magistrate Court and were charged with conducting an act likely to spread the Covid-19, common […]

UN Urges World Community to Prevent Child Hunger During Coronavirus Pandemic

Two United Nations agencies called on the global community Wednesday to prevent hunger and malnutrition among the 370 million children who are not receiving school meals due to the closure of schools worldwide in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The U.N. said school meals are particularly vital for girls, especially those in poor countries, […]