Govt commissions regional ICT innovation hub at Kabale University

Uganda, June 1 -- The government on Thursday commissioned a Shs250 million regional Information Communication Technology (ICT) hub at Kabale University to strengthen local technological base and to as... Read More

Rubanda District conditionally approves Shs5.6t iron ore factory

Uganda, June 1 -- The Rubanda District Council on Wednesday approved the proposal of establishing an iron ore processing factory worth $1.5 billion (over Shs5 trillion) on condition that it employs lo... Read More

Kigezi Diocese ordains 4, reverends, 15 deacons

Uganda, May 28 -- Hundreds of Christians from the Diocese of Kigezi gathered on Sunday at their St Peter's Rugarama Cathedral in Kabale town to celebrate the Pentecost day as 15 deacons and 4 reverend... Read More

UPDF soldier stabbed to death in Kabale

Uganda, May 23 -- Unknown assailants on Monday night attacked a UPDF soldier attached to the 41st Battalion of the 3rd Brigade, Pte Patrick Byamukama,31, and stabbed him leading to his death. The Kig... Read More

Primary school teacher found dead in Rubanda District

Uganda, May 20 -- A teacher at Ihunga Primary School in Rubanda District was on Thursday found murdered by suspected assailants, police have said. Kigezi region police spokesperson Elly Maate identif... Read More

Govt announces Shs12b for parish chiefs in PDM implementation

Uganda, May 20 -- The government has allocated Shs12 billion in FY2023/24 to support parish chiefs as they supervise the Parish Development Model (PDM) activities in their respective areas of work cou... Read More

New East African region force commander in DRC assumes office

Uganda, May 18 -- Maj Gen Alphaxard Muthuri Kiugu has assumed office as commander of the East African Community Regional Forces (EACRF) replacing Maj Gen Jeff Nyangah who resigned from the position la... Read More

Four arrested in Kigezi over embezzlement

Uganda, May 17 -- Four civil servants in Kigezi sub-region were Tuesday arrested on charges of abuse of office, causing financial loss and embezzlement. The arrests were made by officials from the St... Read More

Minister calls for inquiry as contractors abandon projects

Uganda, May 12 -- The State Minister for Economic Monitoring, Ms Beatrice Akello Akori, has directed the State House Anti-Corruption unit to investigate several contractors who abandoned government co... Read More

Retired bishop of the Diocese of Kigezi re-appointed in church service

Uganda, May 2 -- The retired bishop of the Diocese of Kigezi Rt Rev George Bagamuhunda has been appointed as the commissioner for business and trade and the head of the children's ministry in the prov... Read More