The National Dress Debate Put to Rest

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Clothing makes a man, so they say. It is a form of identity that a folk costume expresses an identity through which is usually associated with a geographic area or a period of time in history.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Clothing makes a man, so they say. It is a form of identity that a folk costume expresses an identity through which is usually associated with a geographic area or a period of time in history.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

1,191 Get Govt Student Loans

[Observer] At least 1,191 students have successfully acquired student loans for the academic year 2016/17, according to the Higher Education Students’ Financing Board (HESFB).

[Observer] At least 1,191 students have successfully acquired student loans for the academic year 2016/17, according to the Higher Education Students' Financing Board (HESFB).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Baguma Walks Out of Kigo Prison on Bail

[Observer] High court judge Wilson Masalu Musene yesterday allowed Aaron Baguma to walk out of Kigo prison, nine days after the former divisional police commander of CPS, Kampala, surrendered himself and was arraigned at Buganda Road court on murder ch…

[Observer] High court judge Wilson Masalu Musene yesterday allowed Aaron Baguma to walk out of Kigo prison, nine days after the former divisional police commander of CPS, Kampala, surrendered himself and was arraigned at Buganda Road court on murder charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Muslim Clerics’ Lawyers Want Prince Nakibinge to Testify

[Observer] Monday’s revelation in court that the titular head of the Muslim community in Uganda, Prince Kassim Nakibinge, was one of the targets in the recent rampant murder of Muslim clerics has dragged the Buganda royal into the controversial case.

[Observer] Monday's revelation in court that the titular head of the Muslim community in Uganda, Prince Kassim Nakibinge, was one of the targets in the recent rampant murder of Muslim clerics has dragged the Buganda royal into the controversial case.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Fails to Reconcile Gen Kahinda, MP Kahonda

[Observer] On Sunday, President Museveni tried and failed to heal the rift between retired Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire and Capt Donozio Kahonda, which has polarized the local politics of Mitooma district.

[Observer] On Sunday, President Museveni tried and failed to heal the rift between retired Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire and Capt Donozio Kahonda, which has polarized the local politics of Mitooma district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Save Us From Congolese Gunmen, Fishermen Lament

[Observer] Ugandan fishermen operating on Lake Albert have complained that the government is doing little to reduce the regular spate of attacks on them by a combination of Congolese gunmen and rogue security officials.

[Observer] Ugandan fishermen operating on Lake Albert have complained that the government is doing little to reduce the regular spate of attacks on them by a combination of Congolese gunmen and rogue security officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Besigye, Kadaga Face-Off at UNAA

[Observer] One memorable highlight of the just-concluded Ugandan North American Association (UNAA) convention in the US was the debate in which Col Kizza Besigye shared the spotlight with both speakers of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga and Jacob Oulanyah.

[Observer] One memorable highlight of the just-concluded Ugandan North American Association (UNAA) convention in the US was the debate in which Col Kizza Besigye shared the spotlight with both speakers of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga and Jacob Oulanyah.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Odoch’s Ura Era Begins Against Former Side JMC

[Monitor] Kampala -Early this week, James Odoch was planning with JMC at Kakindu on how to beat URA in the Uganda Premier League on Saturday, but as it stands, he is now set to try and help URA to quash the very preps he ignited when the two teams meet.

[Monitor] Kampala -Early this week, James Odoch was planning with JMC at Kakindu on how to beat URA in the Uganda Premier League on Saturday, but as it stands, he is now set to try and help URA to quash the very preps he ignited when the two teams meet.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bunyoro King in Court Over Bugoma Forest

[Monitor] Masindi -Advocate for Natural Resource and Development, a non-government organisation operating in Kampala, has jointly sued the king of Bunyoro, Solomon Gafabusa Iguru, and Hoima sugar Ltd over what they call infringing on the right to a cle…

[Monitor] Masindi -Advocate for Natural Resource and Development, a non-government organisation operating in Kampala, has jointly sued the king of Bunyoro, Solomon Gafabusa Iguru, and Hoima sugar Ltd over what they call infringing on the right to a clean and healthy environment by allegedly destroying part of Bugoma forest.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda