Gen Kayihura Donates Shs5 Million to Parents of Murdered Student

[Monitor] The Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura has donated Shs5 million facilitate the burial of a student of St Mary’s College Rushoroza who was shot dead by a policeman at the weekend.

[Monitor] The Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura has donated Shs5 million facilitate the burial of a student of St Mary's College Rushoroza who was shot dead by a policeman at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Activists Condemn Minister Over Gay Party Raid

[Observer] Activists have condemned junior ethics minister Simon Lokodo for his crusade against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) relationships, in Uganda.

[Observer] Activists have condemned junior ethics minister Simon Lokodo for his crusade against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) relationships, in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Bebe Cool Dismantled the Boycott

[Observer] At the end of February, amidst hot tempers about the concluded presidential election, Bebe Cool took to Facebook to announce his August 5 Life of Bebe Cool concert at Serena hotel’s Victoria hall.

[Observer] At the end of February, amidst hot tempers about the concluded presidential election, Bebe Cool took to Facebook to announce his August 5 Life of Bebe Cool concert at Serena hotel's Victoria hall.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Refugees, Cults Worsen Outbreaks of Measles

[Observer] The increased influx of refugees from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and South Sudan as well as cults have been blamed for the high incidence of measles in different parts of the country.

[Observer] The increased influx of refugees from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and South Sudan as well as cults have been blamed for the high incidence of measles in different parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Focus Turns to 800m Runners, Araptany

[Observer] All eyes will be on Jacob Araptany as he attempts to win Uganda’s first medal from the ongoing Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro today, writes JAMES SSEKANDI.

[Observer] All eyes will be on Jacob Araptany as he attempts to win Uganda's first medal from the ongoing Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro today, writes JAMES SSEKANDI.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Jim Justus Nyamu’s ‘Elephant Walk’ Reaches Uganda Today

[Independent (Kampala)] Following his 2013 Elephant Walk across East Africa, when he covered over 2.200 kilometres, Jim Justus Nyamu is again at it as he enters Uganda in the morning, coming from his walk through Tanzania, a boat ride across Lake Victo…

[Independent (Kampala)] Following his 2013 Elephant Walk across East Africa, when he covered over 2.200 kilometres, Jim Justus Nyamu is again at it as he enters Uganda in the morning, coming from his walk through Tanzania, a boat ride across Lake Victoria, then on foot to the border post in Mutukula.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Public Debt to Keep Rising – IMF

[Monitor] Kampala -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projects that Uganda’s public debt will keep rising due to ongoing ambitious infrastructure investments by government.

[Monitor] Kampala -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projects that Uganda's public debt will keep rising due to ongoing ambitious infrastructure investments by government.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda