Court hearing to reinstate Lord Mayor Lukwago flops

The court of appeal has rescheduled the hearing of an appeal by the government, through Kampala Capital City Authority, that seeks to block Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago’s return to office. Lukwago ...

MTN clarify on dispute with UCC

MTN has today held a press conference to clarify on the prevailing disagreement that it has with the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC). This follows the fine of shs5 billion that has been ...

President appoints new chief justice

President Museveni has this morning appointed Justice Bart Magunda Katurebe as Chief Justice and Steven Kavuma as deputy Chief Justice. A press release on this is yet to commence at State House ...

Bio-technology bill faces tough opposition

As parliament embarks on consultation around the bio-technology bill, some civil society members are questioning the spirit under which the bill is being developed. Critics of the bill claim, it ...

UCC fines MTN Ushs5b for defying directives on SMS

The Uganda Communications Commission has fined MTN Ushs5 billion for repeatedly defying UCC directives on proper usage of SMS short codes. The commission claims that despite repeated warnings MTN ...

Two die in Mityana accident

Two people have been confirmed dead in accident that occurred on Tuesday evening on Mityana-Kampala road when adriver of a Toyota Progres registration number UAQ 982N lost control and he knocked ...

Olara Otunu steps down as UP president

The President of the Uganda Peoples’ Congress Party Olara Otunnu has announced that he will not seek another term in office when his party hold elections for a new leader. Mr Otunnu made the ...