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American national remanded over illegal possession of firearms


Her Worship Mary Kaitesi remanded Mr Paul until 26 February when he returns to court for bail application and hearing of the case

Gunmen abduct five refugees, steal over 200 cattle in Moyo


The gunmen that attacked the place on Friday drove the raided cattle back to their home Country. One of the abducted refugees was allegedly killed by the gunmen

Five refugees killed in Rwanda as police end food riot


Rwanda hosts refugees from Burundi as well as the Democratic Republic of Congo

Central region comes top as north trails in A-Level results


In western region, which came second in the ranking, had 6,683 candidates with three principal passes, 5,517 with two principal passes, 5,247 with one principal pass, 3,630 subsidiary passes whereas 236 failed

Hopes dwindle for missing girl’s family


A young woman, 28, Magara worked as an administrator at a family business owned by her dad, John Magara

Car thief, murderer gets 50 years in jail


Justice Moses Kazibwe held that the prosecution had proved its case beyond reasonable doubt that Kalule murdered and robbed the deceased

Woman, 33, fulfils A-Level dream


After completing her Senior Four exams in 2004, Ms Masika’s hopes of joining A-Level were dashed but her dream stayed alive despite several obstacles

No party but tears as dead student scores 14 points


Obadia Naturinda, who sat his UACE exams at Ntungamo High School last year, never lived to see his university-qualifying scores

Minister Kabafunzaki bribery case: Recorded conversation played in court


Mr Lubowa was heard advising Mr Hamid that his name had been dented and that Kabafunzaki could help him clear it in the media in exchange for Shs50m

Stop sharing information with other security agencies, IGP Kayihura tells officers


Gen Kayihura said he had established that some police officers are sharing information with other security agencies without authorisation and this contravenes the police code of conduct and secrecy laws

Omala: Why I backed ASP Kirumira for bail


The senior police officer says Kirumira is a disciplined officer and knows he will abide by the bail conditions

Diarrhoea kills 26 Congolese in Ugandan refugee camp


Thousands more are gathered on the Congolese side, the UNHCR said last week. They hope to escape fresh fighting between rival communities in Ituri province

EAC budgets Shs282 trillion for infrastructure projects


Today, the Heads of State Summit will discuss the progress of the key infrastructure projects

Justice Bamugemereire directs DPC to protect land probe witnesses from harassment


Kyenjojo DPC James Kawalya says businessman, Vincent Mugisha harrasses police using his armed agents

Teacher arrested over theft of phones


Mr Emmy Lorika, DPC Bukedea District said the arrest was effected after mediation to recover the phones from the suspect failed

Tabliqs oppose new UMSC changes


According to the new arrangement, all regions will retain their mandate with an honorary regional Kadhi

Mayor faults Parliament over degazetting Namyoya forest


Mr Kagimu says permanent buildings have been erected in the forest reserve

Passenger train services to resume on Monday


The train's operations were shut by government to resolve the management wrangles that had plagued the entire massive transport project

Two Luweero children rescued from suspected kidnapper


Police say the suspect claimed that he had no intention of harming the young girls but wanted to get money from the parents for survival

Activists want law to empower patients, ban detention in health facilities


The executive director of UNHCO says said one of the major concerns is patients' protection through consent

Kirumira presents ACP Omala in court as fulfilment of his bail terms


ASP Kirumira apologised over his ‘scandalous conduct’ when he marched out of police court protesting harsh bail conditions

Uganda maintains position in latest global corruption index


Uganda has maintained the same position in the international corruption rankings

Journalists, relatives blocked from attending Kirumira trial


Two journalists have allegedly been assaulted by police officers as they tried to take pictures

Mbarara hospital scan machine fixed


Dr Moses Acan, a radiologist at the hospital, says it was inconveniencing to look for CT scan services outside the facility

Broken bridge blocks access to services in Kibaale for 35 years


Residents want government to construct the bridge to save lives and facilitate trade in the area