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Rural Ugandan Women Cry For Fair Trade

Ugandan Civil Society Organisations have embarked on a campaign to re-energize rural women groups in agro-business to empower family economies across the country

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LAWYERS CALL FOR WITHDRAWAL OF ARMY FROM STREETS

Kampala : Legal Aid Service Providers Network (LASPNET) have rubbished the recently concluded presidential and parliamentary elections as being not free and unfair with the deliberate late delivery of polling materials mostly in

BESIGYE TREASON CASE MAGSITRATE DECLINE TO TRANSFER BESIGYE TO LUZIRA

Nakawa court Chief magistrate James Eremye has declined to transfer Dr. Kizza Besigye's case to a court at Luzira which is next to Luzira prison where he is currently held on treason charges.

The trial Magistrate Eremye ruled that there is no

POLICE ARRESTS 0VER 200 IN NEW YEAR PARTIES

Kampala - Police in Kampala has arrested more than 220 people following the New Year celebrations.

SUDAN REBELS RETURN UGANDAN JUVENILES

BY JUAN ROSELINE

Police is holding three juveniles who were handled to the authorities in Koboko district by a South Sudan rebel out fit the SPLA-IO.

Imperial Royale Hotel ordered to refund over Shs5.8bn Chogm cash

Kampala: The Commercial Court in Kampala has ordered Imperial Royale Hotel to compensate government with over shillings 5.8bn in form of damages for having breached an agreement when it failed to provide accommodation to selected delegates of the Common Wealth Head of Governments- Chogm in 2007 despite having received an advance payment from government to do so.

ZIKA VIRUS REACHES 4M CASES - WHO

The world health organization has warned the world of the mosquito-born Zika virus that it may infect up to four million people. This as the virus spreads to 23 Countries in South America, Brazil among other Countries and is believed to be an emerging health threat. Scientist are warning people living in tropical climate especially pregnant women about a new and alarming virus that once affected

SGT KIFULUGUNYU SUCCUMBS TO HEART FAILURE

Kampala - The Army is mourning WOI (Rtd) Stanley Sempagalaknown as “Sgt Kifulugunyu”.

KAYIHURA ORDERS POLICE OUT OF BESIGYE HOME

Kampala - Police Chief Gen. Kale Kayihura has withdrawn Police out of Dr Kiiza Besigye’s home in Kasangati. His order comes hours before the High Court Judgment this afternoon, in a case that Dr Besigye challenged his house arrest. In a press conference at Naguru, Gen Kayihura said given last evening’s Supreme Court Ruling, the Police finds it appropriate to withdraw security from the FDC strong man’s home.

KASIRYE GWANGA PROMOTED TO MAJOR GENERAL

President Yoweri Museveni and Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda Armed Forces, in an attempt to build a strong, professional Army for Uganda has yet made promotions in the Ugandan Army, UPDF.

Brig Kasirye Gwanga has been promoted from the rank of brigadier to