Boat cruise tragedy: 50 new survivors show up

Police yesterday said more than 50 new survivors of the November 24 Lake Victoria boat tragedy have picked their items which were retrieved from the waters during the rescue and recovery operation.

Daily Monitor Dec 11, 2018

Government to probe Kutesa over bribery allegations

Kampala- President Museveni yesterday revealed that he had spoken with Foreign minister Sam Kutesa over allegations of receiving $500,000 (Shs1.9b) payment from a Chinese national in exchange for favourable business consideration in Uganda.

Daily Monitor Dec 11, 2018

Computer misuse: Why Nyanzi cannot apply for bail

KAMPALA - On November 7, 2018, Dr. Stella Nyanzi, the embattled Makerere University researcher, was arraigned before Buganda Road Chief Magistrate’s Court and charged with two counts of Cyber Harassment and Offensive Communication.

New Vision Dec 10, 2018

Nine slain in fresh ADF attack in eastern DR Congo

Suspected militiamen killed nine civilians in a fresh attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo's troubled east, government officials and the military said Tuesday.

Daily Monitor Dec 11, 2018

What our leaders don’t learn from Uganda’s wins

I do not really pay attention to beauty contests, mainly due to my misgivings about the imperialistic element that lies at the foundation of their universalistic aesthetic standards and the resultant effect of unreasonably excluding those that fal...

The Observer Dec 11, 2018

Municipalities run to court over government directive on taxes

Under their umbrella body, the Urban Authorities Association of Uganda (UAAU), the leaders say the policy contravenes the law, which permits them to determine and collect taxes for the purpose of providing service delivery.

Daily Monitor Dec 10, 2018