Millions of pilgrims from different parts of Uganda and other countries have today thronged Namugongo shrine Wakiso district to celebrate the Martyrs’ Day, an annual day observed by nations to remember Uganda Martyrs. Uganda Martyrs were a group of 23 Anglican and 22 Catholic converts to Christianity who were killed between 31 January 1885 and […]Read More
A Kenyan man who has been battling a case of raping a hen will spend 15 month in jail as a sentence hand to him by court. Kevin Simonyi,19, admitted that he raped a hen as because he could not find himself a girlfriend. Simonyi, 19, told a shocked court early this week that he […]Read More
Uganda has today joined the rest of the world to celebrate World Tobacco Day aimed at reducing tobacco caused diseases and deaths. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), tobacco-caused cancer and lung diseases kill nearly seven million people around the world every year and accounts for about one in 10 deaths globally. The Act prohibits the […]Read More
BREAKING NEWS: Former Ugandan prime minister and Makerere University chancellor Professor Apollo Robin Nsibambi,78,has been announced dead, with details to follow. Apolo Robin Nsibambi was a Ugandan academic and politician who was Prime Minister of Uganda from 5 April 1999 until 24 May 2011 when Amama Mbabazi succeeded him. John Patrick Amama Mbabazi served as […]Read More
The body of a Rwandan national who was shot dead with a Ugandan by Rwandan security forces to be taken today.
Western Uganda – The body of a Rwandan national John Batista Kyerengye, who was killed together with Ugandan national Alex Ayesiga on Friday evening by Rwandan soldiers, will be handed over to Rwandan authorities today at Katuna Border. Immigration, security and foreign affairs officials are expected to hand over the body to Rwanda at a […]Read More
‘They were criminals who attacked our security forces with machetes’,Rwanda responds to Uganda’s reaction on cross border shooting.
Rwanda Police has admitted that Rwandan security forces shot dead a Ugandan and a Rwandan nationals. Rwanda Police says security forces shot dead the two inside Rwanda territory not Uganda as said by Uganda police. According to Rwanda Police Spokesman John Bosco Kabera, the deceased were part of a gang smuggling goods adding that the […]Read More
Westrern Uganda – Police in Rukiga district is investigating circumstances of a cross boarder shooting of two people including a Ugandan and a Rwandan national businessman by a Rwandan Security official at the Ugandan-Rwandan international boundary in Kamwezi sub county. The incident occurred last evening at around 8:00pm at Hamisavu trading Centre in Kiruhura village […]Read More
Mbarara resident judge Dr. Flavian Zeija has challenged government to partner with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR),United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and other agencies to address the challenge of lack of enough interpreters who know refugee languages. Dr Flavian revealed this while talking to different stale holders at Acacia Hotel in Mbarara town […]Read More
Health: Farting is a normal part of digestion that reflects the activity of the bacteria in your gut and you might also notice that you fart more when you eat certain foods that are more difficult to digest, for example beans or raw vegetables. Farting every day is normal, farting all the time is not, and spending over two days without […]Read More
South Africa – The ruling African National Congress (ANC) party has won South Africa‘s parliamentary election with 57.5 percent of the vote. Results released by the electoral commission on Saturday indicate a win, assuring a sixth straight term in power for the ANC, though the results were the worst-ever for the party which has ruled South Africa […]Read More