MINISTER KANYIKE WANTS PRIORITY SERVICE POINTS FOR VULNERABLE PERSONS

The Minister of State for Disability and Elderly Affairs, Hon. Sarah Kanyike has called for the establishment of priority points of service for vulnerable persons in public spaces. The Minister noted that Persons with Disabilities and Older Persons are keeping away from some service points because they are privy to the accessibility and compatibility challenges. […]

NRM YOUTH PRIMARIES SET FOR 3RD NOVEMBER

The last phase of the NRM primaries will come to a climax with the National youth council executive committee on 3rd November 2020. According Kigyagi Arimpa John; the deputy chairperson of the NRM electoral, there are eleven positions up for grabs and the eligible aspirants will pick nomination forms which are free of charge on […]

Uganda Rugby Unstoppables host Breast Cancer Awareness Workshop

The Women’s Rugby XV captain, Winnie Atyang encouraged the players to regularly go for breast cancer screening and eat as many fruits and vegetables as possible KAMPALA, Uganda, October 30, 2020/ — “If you notice any changes in your breasts e.g. lumps or skin changes, consult a doctor as soon as possible.” Steven Buyondo. The […]

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 […]

Col. Shaban Bantariza has died

Col. Shaban Bantariza died this morning at Mulago National Referral Hospital where he had been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. According to information shared in a tweet by the Media Council, Col Batariza was admitted with hypertension. ”SAD NEWS: The Executive Director, @OfwonoOpondo with deep sorrow announces the death of his Deputy, Col @ShabanBantariza […]

What Do The Six NRM Unopposed MPs Mean To NUP?

The nominations for the Members of Parliament ended last week and all candidates and their voters are waiting for the roadmap from the Independent Electoral Commission. However, as other candidates, political parties are waiting for this roadmap; National Resistance Movement (NRM) has already registered victory and six of its party members are just waiting to […]

Do not stigmatise HIV positive people – Namutebi Elizabeth

Magara Darious the Managing Editor of Eastafricanwatch.net had a Q&A interview with Namutebi Ruth Elizabeth an HIV positive living lady. She speaks her story of how she has suffered from stigmatization as a result of disclosing her HIV status.  Her photos are  bellow and with clients and work a) WHO ARE YOU? Namutebi Ruth Elizabeth […]

AMBASSADOR GALIWANGO PLEGDES TO SERVE THE GOVERNMENT FAITHFULLY

The newly appointed Ugandan ambassador To Nairobi Dr. Hassan Waswa Galiwango has pledged to serve the interest of President Yoweri Museveni and the nation in his new assignment. President Yoweri Museveni appointed  former NRM boss director Administration and Finance /mobilization  Dr.  Hassan Galiwango   as High commission to Kenya  replacing Phoebe Otaala who resigned  the position  to […]

Victoria Abigail joins Rukiga woman MP race

Atukunda Victoria Abigail a social worker has jetted in the Rukiga woman MP race and was nominated Friday. She says she will work hard and the voters had asked her to contest. Abigail lost in the last same race to Kamusime Caroline. She was nominated on Friday at Rukiga district electoral commission offices in Muhanga […]