Universities Extend Opening Date

[Monitor] Kampala -Following the strike of non-teaching staff that has paralysed operations at public universities, Makerere University and Kyambogo universities have extended opening dates.

[Monitor] Kampala -Following the strike of non-teaching staff that has paralysed operations at public universities, Makerere University and Kyambogo universities have extended opening dates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Muhanga Burnt Her Fingers in UBC Land Deal

[Observer] On Monday, Burahya county Member of Parliament Margaret Muhanga Mugisa stunned Ugandans with the claim that she sold her “cows, goats and everything” to raise the Shs 10.2 billion that she paid in cash to buy land belonging to the Uganda Bro…

[Observer] On Monday, Burahya county Member of Parliament Margaret Muhanga Mugisa stunned Ugandans with the claim that she sold her "cows, goats and everything" to raise the Shs 10.2 billion that she paid in cash to buy land belonging to the Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Army Court Gets Dose of Defiance

[Observer] General Court Martial chairman Andrew Gutti had a tough time on Tuesday, when defiant suspects breached the calm and respect the army court usually enjoys.

[Observer] General Court Martial chairman Andrew Gutti had a tough time on Tuesday, when defiant suspects breached the calm and respect the army court usually enjoys.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Brutality – Kayihura Faces Suspension

[Observer] Should Police chief Gen Kale Kayihura appear before Makindye Chief Magistrate’s court on August 10, he will have to step aside from his office until the case is heard and disposed of, insider police sources have said.

[Observer] Should Police chief Gen Kale Kayihura appear before Makindye Chief Magistrate's court on August 10, he will have to step aside from his office until the case is heard and disposed of, insider police sources have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IRA Boss Gets New Contract

[Observer] The minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Matia Kasaija, has renewed Ibrahim Kaddunabbi Lubega’s contract for another five-year term as the chief executive officer of the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA).

[Observer] The minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Matia Kasaija, has renewed Ibrahim Kaddunabbi Lubega's contract for another five-year term as the chief executive officer of the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Slain Former U-17 Footballer Laid to Rest

[Observer] For the family of the late Matthew Kitandwe, stabbed and murdered on June 21 in Battersea, London, it was a long and agonizing 45-day wait before they could finally bury their son yesterday in his ancestral home of Nabbingo.

[Observer] For the family of the late Matthew Kitandwe, stabbed and murdered on June 21 in Battersea, London, it was a long and agonizing 45-day wait before they could finally bury their son yesterday in his ancestral home of Nabbingo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda