Man handcuffed, beheaded in Kampala

By ANDREW BAGALAKAMPALA. A headless and naked body of man believed to be in his late 30s or early 40s has been found...

South Sudan minister arrested in Uganda for smoking shisha

By ANDREW BAGALAAt least 17 people, including a South Sudan government official, were arrested in bars and detained on Saturday on allegations of...

Uganda to test locally made vehicles this year, says government

By FELIX AINEBYOONAKAMWENGE: The minister of Science Technology and innovations Dr Elioda Tumwesigye has assured Ugandans that before end of 2019, Uganda will...

Eight family members hospitalised after eating poisoned groundnuts

By ALEX TUMUHIMBISEEight people from the same family have been rushed to Bwikara Health Center in Kagadi District after eating food allegedly laced...

Museveni at pains to explain big 2018 misses

By The East AfricanIn his nine-point New Year’s address, President Yoweri Museveni explained what his government had achieved in 2018, but largely avoided...

4.7 magnitude earthquake scares West Nile

By FELIX WAROM OKELLOA 4.7 magnitude earthquake struck West Nile region at 9:15pm Saturday night. Areas affected by the shaking are Yumbe, Arua...

800 traffic officers arrested over bribes

By Tom MalabaA crackdown on corruption within the traffic police unit has been underway for months, and now a leading officer in the...

I told President BoU can’t escape scrutiny – Kadaga

By Moses KyeyuneIn your assessment, how would you rate the performance of Parliament in 2018?The beginning was a bit slow. We also changed...

Speaker Kadaga assures sacked Makerere staff

By Damali MukhayeKampala. The Speaker of Parliament, Ms Rebecca Kadaga, on Friday assured sacked Makerere University staff of a fair hearing of the...

Twinoburyo was obsessed with maths, critical of NRM leadership

By ALFRED TUMUSHABE Stephen Twinoburyo’s candle burned out on January 1 in Pretoria City, South Africa at a hospital where he was rushed...