National Politics Security Women

First Lady’s secretary Molly Asiimwe cited in Rwampara political saga as voters decry intimidation

There is tension in Rwampara district as voters decry intimidation by suspected security officers allegedly deployed by some politicians ahead of the National Resistance Movement (NRM) primaries on Friday September 4, 2020. Local sources allege that some politicians including the woman Member of Parliament (MP) aspirant Molly Asiimwe who doubles as a secretary in office […]

Crime National Security Women

I killed IHK nurse – Husband confesses

Simon Shimanya, the key suspect in the murder of his wife Viola Kakai, an International Hospital Kampala (IHK) nurse has confessed to killing her over extramarital affairs. Viola who was murdered in the wee hours of August 1, was Shimanya’s wife with whom they had three children. Shimanya confessed to the crime as police together […]

Health National Women

Delivery through C-section increasing in Kamwenge

Authorities and organizations in Kamwenge district are working tirelessly to curb down cases of delivery through Caesarean section (C-section) and complications among pregnant women which are majorly caused by poor health including poor feeding. Rukunyu Hospital had 245 deliveries last in July and majority were delivered via C-section due to patients with complications referred by […]

Crime National Security Women Youth

6 arrested over murder of a 50-year-old woman

Police in Kazo district has arrested 6 people in connection to the murder of one Kasanda Robinah,50, a resident of Kyampangara 2 cell Kazo sub county. Preliminary investigations indicate that yesterday 16/08/2020, a report of disappearance was made at Kazo police station sd ref. 18/16/08/2020 by her son identified as Ninsiima Deus,27,  and the public […]

East Africa Environment National Women Youth

UN Resident Coordinator Rosa Malango in western Uganda, Mbarara district chairman calls for a new policy on refugees

Mbarara district L C 5 chairman, Rtd. Capt. J B Tumusiime Bamuturaki has asked the government to introduce and pass a policy that all refugees become urban refugees for betterment of the relationship between them and citizens. While speaking in a meeting with Ms. Rosa Malango,the United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator for the Republic of […]

Crime National Women

Isingiro authorities accused of sharing a bribe to support the eviction of an old woman

Isingiro District LC 5 Chairman Jeremiah Kamurari has accused authorities including the OC station Ngarama a one Kateeba, District Police Commander (DPC) Richard Erimu Okiror, LC 3 Ngarama and Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Mr. Muhangi Hebert for allegedly conniving and sharing a bribe to support eviction of a poor old woman. The victim identified as […]

Education Health Women

Kabale Hospital Operating Without Ultra Sound Machine

By Richard Akandwanaho Kabale Kabale regional Referral Hospital, the only referral hospital in Kigezi region is operating without a functional Ultra Sound Machine. The Ultra Sound Machine makes images so that organs inside the body can be examined. The machine sends out high frequency sound waves which reflect off body structure. According to a healthy […]

East Africa Health man National Women Youth

Sustainability: Tonnes of posho being donated,who grew the maize!

Sustainability: Tonnes of posho being donated,who grew the maize! By Aaron Ainomugisha,Journalist & ED/Founder Rise Against Poverty Organization (RAP Uganda) ‘Be Confident’ As the world jointly fight COVID_19 pandemic, businessmen,leaders,motivational/inspirational speakers, entrepreneurs, and other categories of people can’t and shouldn’t take this period for granted. A tickling period. Bill Gates and Barrack Obama earlier prophesied […]