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Sunday, 10-19-14, 17:59Eaton Surrenders Uganda Open Title to Namakula[Daily News]DEFENDING champion Angel Eaton shot 78 gross in the final day on Saturday to surrender the Uganda Ladies Open Stroke Play tournament title to Ugandan Flavia Namakula. read more...
Friday, 10-17-14, 13:06Limited Support for Key Populations Undermines Ugandan HIV Control[IRIN]Kampala -Uganda's HIV/AIDS control efforts have been undermined by a lack of consensus and clarity over which people constitute Key Populations (KPs) to be targeted in various prevention, care and treatment efforts, say experts. read more...
Friday, 10-17-14, 12:04Court Finds Provincial Radio Reporter Guilty of Criminal Defamation[RSF]He is facing a possible two-year jail term at tomorrow's sentencing read more...
Friday, 10-17-14, 9:46Mamdani Responds to Critical MISR Staff[Observer]Prof Mahmood Mamdani, the executive director of the Makerere Institute of Social Research (MISR), has defended the institute's new direction of concentrating on research as opposed to consultancy. read more...
Friday, 10-17-14, 7:35Stop Exploitation of UNEB Candidates[Observer]It has become an annual ritual for candidate students, around this time of the year, to collapse in tears after learning that they are not permitted to sit for their exams. read more...
Thursday, 10-16-14, 12:15Discriminatory Legislation Fuels Repression and Abuse[AI London]Repressive and discriminatory legislation enacted over the last 18 months in Uganda has led to increasing state repression, violence and homophobic and gender-based discrimination, according to a new report published by Amnesty International today. read more...
Thursday, 10-16-14, 4:46ICTs Critical in Stimulating Growth, Says SES Official[Independent]Uganda has a big chance in stimulating socio-economic transformation using the current information and communication technologies, Christelle Agossou, the sales manager for the Luxembourg based SES Broadband Services for Africa has said. Speaking to teachers, government officials and students in Luzira, a Kampala suburb on Oct. 13, Agossou said SES is committed to partner with local institutions, companies to provide satellite broadband [internet] services in Uganda to facilitate access to information and read more...
Thursday, 10-16-14, 4:46Uganda to Host Over 400 Professional Accountants[Independent]The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) in Uganda is set to host between 400-500 professional accountants from Eastern Africa for two days from Nov. 25-27, 2014. The convention which will be held at Speke Resort Munyonyo will draw participants from Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Sudan, Eritrea and other Sub-Saharan African Countries. It will be held under the them: Eastern Africa-the next growth frontier. read more...
Wednesday, 10-15-14, 9:22Huge Drug Firms Leave Poor Traders in the Cold[Observer]In the middle of 2011, Kenny Silas Soloci, a pastor and founder of Elim church in Busia district, came down with back pain that lasted more than four months. read more...
Wednesday, 10-15-14, 9:03Infighting Splits African Regional Muslim Union[Observer]The public sacking of Sheikh Ibraheem Ssali as secretary general of the Union of Muslim Councils for Eastern, Central and Southern Africa (UMC) threatens to break up the regional umbrella organisation for Muslim heads. read more...

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