Makerere university on road to adopting blended learning

Uganda, May 20 -- The deputy and acting vice chancellor (DVC) of Makerere University, Prof Umar Kakumba, has said the institution has enhanced capacity building to support students' blended teaching a... Read More

Muslim Martyrs' Day shifted to June 10

Uganda, May 20 -- The chairperson of the Muslim Martyrs Mosque Development Committee, Prof Badru Kateregga, has announced a new date to commemorate Uganda Muslim Martyrs. Prof Kateregga says the day,... Read More

Wakiso landlords up in arms over property tax

Uganda, May 17 -- Landlords and school proprietors in Wakiso District are up in arms over exorbitant property tax levied by town council authorities. Landlords say the rates are too high yet they are... Read More

2026 Polls: NRM plots to recapture Buganda's political heart

Uganda, May 17 -- The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) has laid out strategies to recapture the Buganda region, among which is fighting household poverty through promoting coffee growing, a w... Read More

Tailor who designed Lucky Dube's outfit arrested over Bobi Wine's red attire

Uganda, May 16 -- A 45-year-old Ugandan fashion designer who was behind the deceased South African musician, Lucky Dube's outfit when he performed in the East African nation in 2003 has been detained ... Read More

Wakiso prison transports inmates on motorcycles

Uganda, May 13 -- Kasanje prison in Wakiso District uses motorcycles and Sacco vehicles to transport inmates due to a lack of funds to buy prison buses, this publication has learned. Uganda Prisons S... Read More

Minister asks innovators to disseminate knowledge to local farmers

Uganda, May 12 -- Mr Fred Bwino Kyakulaga, the State Minister for Agriculture, has asked young innovators to pass on the knowledge they have to local farmers in the villages so as to improve their far... Read More

Army, police recover four explosives in Kampala

Uganda, May 4 -- A joint security team on Saturday morning recovered at least four Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) at Kwata zone, Komamboga Parish, Kawempe Division in Kampala City. Also recovere... Read More

100 Young innovators to tackle agribusiness challenges

Uganda, May 3 -- The Uganda Institute of Information and Communications Technology (UICT) in Nakawa is hosting the "Agri-Tech Hackathon 2024," a three-day competition bringing together 100 young innov... Read More

Absence of taxation framework stirring non-compliance - report

Uganda, April 27 -- Makerere University researchers have revealed that the absence of a taxation framework for informal businesses is the root cause of non-compliance among traders in Uganda. The fin... Read More