Author: Nakhosi Leonard

News
Police arrests two Egyptians for illegal stay in Uganda

Two Egyptians have been put behind bars in Gulu District on charges of illegal stay in Uganda and forgery of identity cards. According to the ASP Okema Patrick Jimmy, the public relations officer, the two were arrested in an intelligence led operation early morning today and arrested them with the help of the neighboring community. […]

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Opinion
Who is to blame on the poorly functioning health sector in Uganda

Many questions have been raised by various people on different social media platforms concerning the health sector in Uganda. This came following the governmen’s move to airlift the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga to Nairobi Kenya for further treatment. This has left many citizens doubt the health sector. If we fail to treat fatigue related […]

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News
Kadaga airlifted to Nairobi for further treatment

The speaker of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has been airlifted to Nairobi, Kenya for further treatment after failing to get enough treatment at Nakasero hospital where he was rushed yesterday. According to Sam Obbo, the press secretary of Parliament, Kadaga was admitted over fatigue-related illness. “She was admitted soon after return from a hectic working tour […]

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Opinion
The political situation in Uganda and why Museveni is the long-serving president

Uganda is a landlocked country that has transformed itself from a country with a troubled past to one of relative stability and prosperity. According to a report by BBC news in 2018, Uganda has a population of around 35.6 million people; covering an area of 241038sq km. it uses English as an official language. It […]

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News
Kadaga admitted in the hospital over fatigue

The speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga is admitted in Nakasero hospital. According to Sam Obbo, the press secretary of Parliament, Kadaga was admitted over fatigue-related illness. “She was admitted yesterday soon after return from a hectic working tour to Morocco and United States of America,” Obbo noted in the press release. Obbo further added that […]

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News
Six perish in Luwero accident

Six people have been confirmed dead in an accident that occurred at Lukomera village, Luwero district on Kampala-Gulu Highway. According to police reports, a taxi heading to Kampala from Luweero registration number UAU 526A collided with a lorry registration number UBB 030D last night at around 11 pm. Only one of six deceased is female. […]

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Academics
Kyambogo to host the first African leather and leather products conference 2019

Kyambogo University in collaboration with Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation and Africa Leather and Leather Products Institute is planning to host the first Academic and Practical Skills Inter-university Show for Africa Leather and leather products. The event will promote sense of creativity, innovation and invention among the participants […]

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General
Expect rain in late March, Dr. Festus tells farmers

The Executive Director, Uganda National Meteorological Authority, Dr. Festus Luboyera has called upon Ugandans mostly farmers to be patient since they are most likely to receive rain in late march. The Director noted that the dry spell across the country is as a result of the tropical cyclone named IDAI which has been over the […]

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News
Cadets drag government to court over unpaid salary arrears

A group of 43 police cadets have dragged government to court demanding for payment of their salary arrears totalling to Shs 216 million. The group through their lawyers of Lukwago and Company Advocates, the cadets claim that having successfully underwent training at the Kabalye Police School in Masindi, they were formally employed by the Uganda […]

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News
Let’s recognise and value domestic work, Kadaga echoes

The speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has urged government to put in place polices and programms to address the issue of unpaid care and domestic work done by women at home. In her maiden speech at the 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women at the United Nations headquarters in New York, […]

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