Police Officer Accuses Boss, Five Others of Torture, Theft

[Monitor] A junior police officer has dragged the commandant of Police Canine Unit and five others to Makindye Magistrate’s court, accusing them of torturing him, fracturing his backbone and stealing his money.

[Monitor] A junior police officer has dragged the commandant of Police Canine Unit and five others to Makindye Magistrate's court, accusing them of torturing him, fracturing his backbone and stealing his money.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Orders Kayihura to Fire Police ICT Director

[Monitor] President Museveni has directed police boss, Gen Kale Kayihura, to sack Mr Amos Ngabirano, the director for Information and Communication Technology in the police force.

[Monitor] President Museveni has directed police boss, Gen Kale Kayihura, to sack Mr Amos Ngabirano, the director for Information and Communication Technology in the police force.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Politics Behind The U.S.$200 Million Loan Saga

[Independent (Kampala)] Recently, according to State House sources, President Yoweri Museveni was on phone with Secretary to the Treasury, Keith Muhakanizi. He sounded to be in no mood for pleasantries. “I am tired of this,” the president reportedly sa…

[Independent (Kampala)] Recently, according to State House sources, President Yoweri Museveni was on phone with Secretary to the Treasury, Keith Muhakanizi. He sounded to be in no mood for pleasantries. "I am tired of this," the president reportedly said seething with anger.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Papa the Rolling Stone and ‘A Good Muganda Is a Dead One’

[Monitor] A man with a hammer thinks every problem is a nail, so allow me take a break from economics and such other mundane things. Let me regale you with some of my musings of the last three weeks as I watched the world go by. I imagined how life imi…

[Monitor] A man with a hammer thinks every problem is a nail, so allow me take a break from economics and such other mundane things. Let me regale you with some of my musings of the last three weeks as I watched the world go by. I imagined how life imitates art, and how history repeats itself in some kind of dirge that we mortals can do nothing about.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

BOU Moves to Trigger Reduction in Lending Rates

[Independent (Kampala)] On Feb.13, Bank of Uganda announced a cut in the Central Bank Rate by 0.5 percentage points to 9% in the next three months as a measure for boosting private sector credit uptake and economic activities.

[Independent (Kampala)] On Feb.13, Bank of Uganda announced a cut in the Central Bank Rate by 0.5 percentage points to 9% in the next three months as a measure for boosting private sector credit uptake and economic activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda Has Only 37 Radiologists – Records

[Monitor] Kampala -Ministry of Health records seen by this reporter indicate that the country has only 48 radiologists meant to serve the almost 40million Ugandans. This means one radiologist handles over 850,000 people with different complexities.

[Monitor] Kampala -Ministry of Health records seen by this reporter indicate that the country has only 48 radiologists meant to serve the almost 40million Ugandans. This means one radiologist handles over 850,000 people with different complexities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Another Foreign National Found Dead in Hotel

[Monitor] Nwoya -Police in Nwoya District are investigating circumstances that led to the mysterious death of an American tourist in a safari Lodge next to Murchison falls National Park on Friday night.

[Monitor] Nwoya -Police in Nwoya District are investigating circumstances that led to the mysterious death of an American tourist in a safari Lodge next to Murchison falls National Park on Friday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Orders ISO to Produce Etukuri Dead or Alive

[Observer] The High court has ordered the director general of Internal Security Organisation (ISO) Fred Kaka Bagyenda to produce New Vision crime reporter, Charles Etukuri in court on Monday dead or alive.

[Observer] The High court has ordered the director general of Internal Security Organisation (ISO) Fred Kaka Bagyenda to produce New Vision crime reporter, Charles Etukuri in court on Monday dead or alive.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda