Minister Beatrice Anywar Wrong on Bugoma Forest, Says Senior NRM Mobiliser

Amlan Tumusiime, the NRM senior mobilizer in Bunyoro has criticized the State Minister for Environment Hon. Beatrice Anywar for joining the fray of some civil society organizations, calling on Ugandans to boycott Hoima sugar limited products over Bugoma forest. Tumusiime who also doubles as a Deputy spokesman office of President Museveni in his capacity as […]

UMA and MOH release SOPs for Covid:19 at the work place

In Order to curb Covid 19 possible massive infection, Uganda Manufacturers Association(UMA) and Ministry of Health have developed and released Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to guide their members in making work-places safe for themselves and their stakeholders. Daniel Birungi the UMA Executive Director disclosed this to the press at their office in Lugogo, Kampala. “ […]

UMA Protests Kenya’s blocking of Ugandan goods; wants government to resolve snag

The Uganda Manufacturers Association (UMA) wants the Ugandan government to institute retaliation measures to force the Kenyan government to stop blocking Ugandan goods. This comes at the height of a silent trade war between the two countries in which Ugandan manufacturers have suffered what they termed as ‘too much losses’ following failure to access the […]

Museveni commissions Soroti Main Market

President Museveni on Sunday commissioned the Soroti Main Market in Soroti City.The new market financed by a loan from the African Development (AFDB) bank will accommodate over 1320 market vendors and a number of facilities, which include; market stalls, banks, fire, pharmacy and daycare facility spaces. Museveni .T. has been campaigning in Soroti region where […]

Nalongo Estates sues UNRA and KCCA over flyover project

Nalongo Estates Limited has dragged to the High court two-government agencies, accusing them of breaching of contract, leaving Kampala flyover project at stake. Nalongo Estates filed the case against Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) and Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) in the Land Division of the High Court in Kampala on November 12, 2020. Through […]

MPs protest Dott Services contract award for Uganda-DRC roads over previous shoddy works

The Minister of Works and Transport, Katumba Wamala confirmed that Dott Services Ltd will construct Uganda-DRC roads. But Government decision to award the contract of the construction of Uganda-DRC Roads to Dott Services Limited whose previous record is bad with shoddy works has been protested by a section of MPs on Parliament’s Physical Infrastructure Committee. […]

Potholes un worked on in Kampala City roads

Potholes in photos in several roads of Kampala city. The potholes according to city dwellers are causing traffic jam and accidents. The city dwellers have appealed to KCCA to work on them. check the photos bellow of our beloved city. The KCCA Lord Mayor Elias Lukwago could not be reached for comment on how they […]

GO SLOW ON GMO BILL – FARMERS’ FEDERATION BOSS

The Chief Executive Officer of Uganda national Farmers Federation (UNFF) Kenneth Katungisa has warned government to take into consideration the indigenous farmers of Uganda before signing the Genetic modified organisms(GMO) bill into law. “Our view as the farmers’ federation is that GMOs can be looked at as threat depending on the perspective, and in my […]

Dott service limited may not manage to construct DRC roads

The Ugandan government (Parliament) has just approved sh200b as part of Uganda’s contribution towards the DRC Roads construction project whose cost is estimated to be $334.5m (sh1.2tn). A Ugandan local company will construct the 223km roads connecting Uganda to the Eastern part of the DRC, the media reported recently. It has also been reported in some media […]

Another baby gorilla is born at Bwindi Impenetrable

Great news from the Bwindi Impenetrable, yet another gorilla baby birth. The new born was observed in Kutu family named after the silver back of the group located in southern sector at Rushaga. The family is relatively new. The baby was born on 21st of October 2020. This is the second baby from this adult […]