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
Kampala - It was all tears on Tuesday as the Forum for Democratic Change party launched national prayers which the party says was part of the efforts to liberate the country. The Party President, Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu, wept at what he called the injustice being meted by the ruling National Resistance Movement following the disputed February 18, election.
The under fire Director of the Makerere University’s Institute of Social Research (MISR) Prof Mahmood Mamdani has vowed not to cooperate with an investigations committee appointed to resolve a conflict that he is entangled in with one of his research fellows, Dr Stella Nyanzi. The standoff yesterday hit the boiling point when Dr Nyanzi staged a nude protest at the Institute, over her eviction by Prof. Mamdani from her officer.
Lutheran World Relief, a global nonprofit organization, has come up with a strategy of increasing production of legume seeds over a period of 5 years. The pilot project is part of the $118 million initiative targeted at incentivizing and rewarding high impact agricultural innovations that promote global food security, health and nutrition and benefit smallholder farmers through
Court: Andrew Lwanga, a local television journalist who was allegedly assaulted by suspended DPC of Old Kampala police station Joram Mwesigye sues the Attorney General ,seeking for unspecified amounts of money in compensation.
Lwanga in his suit he filed before the High Court, contends that following
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The Chief justice Bart Katuleebe Magunda has appealed to advocates to give quality services to people ahead of the desire to have dispensation of justice.
Chief justice Bart Katuleebe while addressing during
Star times brand ambassador Nuwankwo Kanu is in Uganda today with emphasis to be put on talent development, Digital migration and sensitizing Ugandans on none communicable diseases.
Kampala City Traders Association have decried the malice by Chinese traders of dealing in retail business as well as wholesale practice, yet they came into the market with intention of the latter. The traders insist that this practice is driving them out of business, as they cannot favorably compete against this group. This led to a tour by Parliamentary committee on
Kasese - The Rwenzururu king, Charles Wesley Mumbere has handed over three AK47 rifles to the army. The guns, which belong to the UPDF soldiers guarding Mumbere's palace, had been taken from from the palace armoury during a scuffle between the Omusinga's royal guards and his UPDF guards.