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Museveni weighs-in on US-Russia row, warms up to Trump

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 19:30
President Museveni argues that against the backdrop of the widespread gap between the West versus East this is where Mr Trump comes in

Kayihura suspends seven officers

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:21
The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has suspended seven police officers from Kawempe Police Station for alleged unlawful arrest of a civilian in Nakasongola District

Hospital staff arrested over mother’s death

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:10
Police in Mityana have arrested four Mityana Hospital staff following the death of a mother who was reportedly neglected last week after she failed to raise Shs5,000 for her medical care

Museveni re-appoints Kyabazinga as special envoy

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:00
Three days after his name was dropped from the list of presidential appointees who appeared for vetting in Parliament on Tuesday, the Kyabazinga of Busoga will now serve as a Special Envoy

Refugees walk out on Burundi minister

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 15:42
It took the intervention of Mr Douglas Asiimwe, the principal refugee protection officer in the Office of the Prime Minister, to calm the storm

Govt to build Luwum memorial centre

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 15:35
This was disclosed in the President’s speech read by Vice President Edward Ssekandi during celebrations to mark 40 years since the martyrdom of the Anglican archbishop

Seven arrested as police foil NRM youth meeting

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 15:25
The Southern region police spokesperson, Ms Diana Nandawula said the suspects are being detained at Masaka Central Police Station over unlawful assembly

Designer, model, tourism enthusiast

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 12:21
Sam Akuaku, 24, is the cluster head for Miss Tourism West Nile region. He is a fashion stylist, designer and model at Shomi African fashion house that deals in African fabrics

Samsung heir arrested over corruption

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 12:20
In a fresh blow to the electronics giant's corporate image, a district court cited new evidence in approving the arrest warrant against vice-chairman Lee Jae-Yong

South Sudan institutions relocate to Uganda

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:53
About a million people have fled to West Nile in Uganda amidst claims of ethnic cleansing by the warring factions in South Sudan

Undocumented mother seeks sanctuary in US church

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:39
Now, nearly 20 years later, she is seeking refuge again, this time in a church to avoid being deported as part of President Trump's crackdown on immigrants living in the country illegally

Trump denies campaign had pre-election contact with Russia

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:25
Trump accused members of US intelligence agencies of breaking the law by leaking information about the calls

Navy officer rejects Trump offer to be national security advisor

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:13
Robert Harward's rejection of the position leaves the Trump administration without a replacement for Michael Flynn

Portuguese prosecutors charge Angolan VP with corruption

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:02
Vicente, who was the president of Angolan national oil company Sonangol at the time of the alleged crimes, is charged with bribery, money laundering and document falsification, the public prosecutors' office said in a statement

Four more M23 rebels arrested in Kisoro

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 10:39
They were intercepted by locals in the area while trying to cross to Democratic republic of Congo through secret path

65 pupils admitted over suspected food poisoning

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 09:53
The poisoned pupils, mainly in Primary six and seven were admitted after developing severe diarrhoea, stomach-ache and vomiting

How a fumble in the dark reunited these estranged lovers

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 02:00
The more Nyangoma suspected and accused her man of having an affair with their former friend and neighbour, the more the “couple” flirted openly

My ex-girlfriend sent me a wedding invitation

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 02:00
Things had not been going well between Sandra and me when I met Justine

Beware of the friend who is eyeing your spouse

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 02:00
The group comprises eight men. The women occasionally hangout but there is one who never misses a night out with these boys

In case your car fails to brake

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 02:00
He explains that when you apply pressure to the pedal, it pressurises the brake fluid in the master cylinder, causing it to flow through the brake lines to the pistons at each wheel