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2017-09-20 President, UK's Boris Johnson Discuss Somalia, South Sudan, Burundi
[Monitor] New York -President Museveni has held candid talks with the United Kingdoms Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on the situation in Somalia South Sudan and Burundi.Mr Museveni told Boris that there must be a more serious concerted effort to flush out and stop al-Shabaab militants from Somalia and called for the strengthening of AMISOM through provision of more equipment and personnel to finish the job.

2017-09-20 Women Murders - Another Body Found in Garden
[Monitor] Less than a day after a body of a woman was found dumped in a bush in Nkumba village, another body of a woman has on Wednesday been found at Mpala village, Katabi Town Council, Wakiso District.

2017-09-20 Former Minister Speaks About Accident That Claimed Relatives
[Citizen] Former deputy minister for finance Gregory Teu, whose relatives perished in a road accident in Masaka, Uganda, spoke about the loss of family members.

2017-09-20 MPs Scuffle As Age Limit Debate Rages On
[Monitor] As the debate on the contentious planned lifting of the presidential age limit escalate, some politicians have decided to settle their differences physically.

2017-09-19 Makerere Recalls 69 Degrees
[Monitor] Makerere University has recalled 69 degrees after a comprehensive audit of marks of students over the past several years following allegations of forged or altered results.

2017-09-20 Minister Kirunda Kivejinja in Car Accident
[Monitor] The third Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for East African Affairs, Hajji Ali Kirunda Kivejinja was last night involved in a car accident in Magamaga and was taken to Jinja Hospital for treatment.

2017-09-19 Baby Named After Museveni Dies
[Monitor] Iganga -Newly elected Iganda District Woman Member of Parliament (MP), Ms Brenda Asinde Suubi has lost baby Kaguta, a one-month-old boy who was named after the President Yoweri Museveni's father, Amos Kaguta.

2017-09-20 Zari Focusing On Putting 'Negative Energy' Behind Her
[Nation] One day after Diamond admitted that he had cheated and fathered a child with video vixen Hamisa Mobeto, his fiancée and mother of his two children Zari Hassan is focusing on the positive.

2017-09-20 Charles Ssenkubuge 'Siasa' - Drama's Living Legend
[Independent (Kampala)] Renowned stage and movie drama actor Charles James Ssenkubuge aka Siasa is cocky, with a loud laugh, and a natural suaveness - what is sometimes called swag. It is, therefore, not surprising that he is a dominant figure in Uganda's entertainment industry circles. That he has spent 35 years in the limelight merely adds to his clout.

2017-09-20 Zari Denies Knowing About Diamond's Love Affair with Hamisa Mobetto
[Nation] Ugandan Socialite Zari Hassan is not a happy woman after her Tanzanian boyfriend and father of her two children Diamond Platinumz admitted to fathering a baby with video vixen Hamisa Mobetto.

2017-09-20 Striving for Peace, Decent Life for All, 'Very Pertinent' UN Assembly Theme, Says Ugandan President
[UN News] Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, took the podium expressing support for the theme of the United Nations 72nd General Assembly - 'Focusing on People: Striving for Peace and a Decent life for all on a Sustainable Planet' - questioning why the world's elites failed to see its pertinence.

2017-09-20 UK Investors Irked By Bureaucracy in Uganda
[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Investors from the United Kingdom face frustration due to bureaucracy and corruption as they seek to start up business in Uganda.

2017-09-20 Oulanyah Calls for Calm Amid Tensions Over Age Limit Bill
[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The Deputy Speaker of Uganda's Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has confirmed that he has received two notices of motion in relation to a constitution amendment.

2017-09-20 Mao - Land Bill a Trick to Remove Age Limit
[Observer] On September 18, national leaders of the Democratic Party (DP) held a breakfast meeting at Sheraton Kampala hotel to discuss a draft policy brief on land reform.

2017-09-20 Black Africans Were Pivotal in Early Science and Technology
[Observer] A few years back, a book titled Heresy in the University edited by Prof Jacques Berlinerblau caused uproar, especially in North America.

2017-09-20 Army, Police Cordon Off Parliament
[Observer] Unnerved by the escalating political tensions, authorities have thrown a heavy security blanket around the parliamentary buildings to stave off possible clashes between the promoters of the lifting of the presidential age limit and those opposed to it.

2017-09-20 Mobile Money Transactions Hit Shs 44 Trillion
[Observer] A report by Bank of Uganda found that the annual amount of money transferred through mobile money totalled Shs 43.83tn in 2016, up from Shs 32.7tn in 2015. This accounts for a 34 per cent jump in value.

2017-09-20 NRM's Abiriga in Fist Fight Over Age Limit
[Observer] Tempers flared at parliament yesterday as two MPs exchanged blows in the full glare of cameras.

2017-09-20 Oulanyah Rules - Kadaga Will Decide On Anti-Age Limit Bill
[Observer] Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah ended hours of frenzied speculation yesterday by announcing that no competing motions spurred by a spirited disagreement among MPs over the presidential age limit would be tabled until Speaker Rebecca Kadaga returned from London.

2017-09-20 URA Moves to Push Govt Agencies Account to Public
[Observer] The case of not letting taxpayers have a direct dialogue with government agencies and ministries on how institutions manage and spend public funds is partly to blame for the low domestic tax revenues, according to the officials from the Uganda Revenue Authority.

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