AMISOM launches human rights training programme

The training, which aims to enhance security officers’ knowledge on human rights issues, will be implemented in the five federal member states. MOGADISHU - The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has launched...

Famous Ghanaian evangelist in Uganda

Dag will hold crusades in Mbarara on February 21 to 23, Masaka (February 24 to 26), Gulu (March 28 to 2) Soroti (March 3 to 5) and Mbale on March 6 to 8.

Education ministry roots for certified workers

The ministry says the move will enable employers to know the competencies and skills of their employees as opposed to employment without prior testing. The ministry of education and sports has recommended that...

Crossfire between Rukutana and Bamugemereire

Rukutana was summoned to explain how the Government acquired the Mutungo Hill land that is used as a facility for the External Security Organisation (ESO). Rukutana appearing before the commission COMMISSION     BAMUGEMEREIRE   ...

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Banking on wheels for rural Ugandan workers

Billy Bisanga, public relations officer Bank of Africa said the bank purchased and deployed a truck to traverse several towns to provide banking services. BANKING  INNOVATION Over 4,000 employees of the 600MW Karuma Hydro...

Rapper Gravity Omutujju shot at, three arrested

Security sources say the musician was referred to Mulago National Referral Hospital, but he apparently preferred a different medical facility. CRIME Police have arrested three suspects in the shooting of a local artist, Gereson...

Northern and Eastern Orthodox church gets Bishop


LIVE: Uganda Today – Thursday February 21

ROLLING NEWS THROUGHOUT THE DAY Presented by Joseph Kizza @joekizza (Refresh page for updates) ____________________________________     11:58am Building an international hospital in Lubowa   Happening now . . . The finance ministry is seeking Parliament's approval, through the national economy committee, to issue a...

Burundi to withdraw soldiers from AMISOM