President Museveni meeting with stakeholders only hope for private pharmacies in public hospitals

President Museveni

Private pharmacies in public hospitals are holding onto a meeting meant to be held between President Museveni and stakeholders as their only hope to keep operating. On 30th September 2019, President Museveni passed a directive for all private pharmacies operating within public hospitals to be shutdown citing the fact that they were selling drugs meant for public hospitals. At the…

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No Allowance No Working, Nurses, and Midwives tell government

Uganda Nurses and Midwives Union

Uganda Nurses and Midwives Union has passed an ultimatum to the government promising to lay down tools unless their allowance amounting to Shs 70 billion is included in the 2021/2022 financial year budget. The above decision was due to the fact that the government had failed to fullfil their earlier made promise according to the Uganda Nurses and Midwives president…

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Uganda set to field U23 team in Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup

Uganda is set to field Uganda Hippos in the annual Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup that will be held in Ethiopia.  The team did well in the U20 Africa Cup of Nations and reached the final where they fell 2-0 to Ghana. The decision to continue developing the youngsters for future assignments was reached in the annual Fufa Exco Meeting. “The…

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Uganda Cup: Express edge URA to seal quarter final spot

Express FC made the quarter finals of the Stanbic Uganda Cup after their goalless draw away to league table leaders URA FC on Tuesday evening. The game which was delayed for 20 minutes due to a water logged pitch kicked off on a low key. Both teams traded cautiously on a very wet and slippery surface. Charles Musiige registered the…

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AS Roma appoints Jose Mourinho as head coach

Italian Serie A side AS Roma have appointed Jose Mourinho as their manager starting from next season. Mourinho will replace fellow Portuguese Paulo Fonseca. Earlier on Tuesday, AS Roma announced that Fonseca will leave at the end of the current season. Meanwhile, Mourinho has been a free agent following his sacking from Tottenham Hotspur. He has signed a three-year deal…

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LDU claims the life of a first-year University student

Ali Matovu LDU claims the life of a first-year University student

Ali Matovu a first-year student of Metropolitan University pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Education today breathed his last after he was gunned down by an LDU personnel. According to the guid president Ahmed Kiwanuka, the incident occured at around 7.00am next to the Namungoona based University’s Faculty of Education and Humanities premises. Local press was further informed that the events…

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