Govt Declares Doctors’ Strike Illegal, Orders Them to Return to Work

[Monitor] Kampala -Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng says Uganda Medical Association (UMA) that organised the strike is not a registered union to lobby for labour rights.

[Monitor] Kampala -Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng says Uganda Medical Association (UMA) that organised the strike is not a registered union to lobby for labour rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni and Magufuli Launch Mutukula One Stop Border Post

[Independent (Kampala)] Mutukula, Uganda -President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and John Pombe Magufuli of Tanzania have today inaugurated the Mutukula One Stop Border Post and also laid the cross-border mark-stone for the construction of the East Africa…

[Independent (Kampala)] Mutukula, Uganda -President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and John Pombe Magufuli of Tanzania have today inaugurated the Mutukula One Stop Border Post and also laid the cross-border mark-stone for the construction of the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I Can Never Beg Diamond for Child Support, Zari Tells Love Rival

[Nairobi News] Tanzanian singer Diamond Platinumz’s partner Zari Hassan has taken a swipe at her love rival Hamissa Mobetto who recently gave birth to the singer’s baby.

[Nairobi News] Tanzanian singer Diamond Platinumz's partner Zari Hassan has taken a swipe at her love rival Hamissa Mobetto who recently gave birth to the singer's baby.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda Says to Start Withdrawing Troops From Somalia

[Shabelle] The Ugandan military on Wednesday said it will start the phased withdrawal of its peacekeepers deployed in Somalia late next month in line with African Union and United Nations Security Council resolutions.

[Shabelle] The Ugandan military on Wednesday said it will start the phased withdrawal of its peacekeepers deployed in Somalia late next month in line with African Union and United Nations Security Council resolutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opposition’s Besigye Eludes Arrest After ‘Beating’ Police Security

[Monitor] Gulu -Former Forum for Democratic Change [FDC] presidential candidate Dr Kizza Beisgye has eluded arrest after escaping unnoticed from police officers in Gulu District.

[Monitor] Gulu -Former Forum for Democratic Change [FDC] presidential candidate Dr Kizza Beisgye has eluded arrest after escaping unnoticed from police officers in Gulu District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tanzania, Uganda One-Stop Border Post to Cut Clearance Time

[Citizen] A second one-stop-border-post (OSBP) to be launched by the East Africa Community at Mutukula Town on the Uganda -Tanzania border will cut clearance time by one third, an official said.

[Citizen] A second one-stop-border-post (OSBP) to be launched by the East Africa Community at Mutukula Town on the Uganda -Tanzania border will cut clearance time by one third, an official said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Indian Investor Arrested for ‘Terrorising’ Mubende Residents

[Observer] A Kampala-based Indian businessman, also large scale maize and tea farmer, Abid Alam has been detained at Wandegeya police station on the orders of Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, the chairperson of the Commission of Inquiry into land matters.

[Observer] A Kampala-based Indian businessman, also large scale maize and tea farmer, Abid Alam has been detained at Wandegeya police station on the orders of Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, the chairperson of the Commission of Inquiry into land matters.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Arrests Raise Questions About Rising Lawlessness

[Monitor] Ugly scenes were for the umpteenth time in our history seen on the streets of Kampala on Tuesday as security operatives rearrested four out of the eight suspects in the murder of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi.

[Monitor] Ugly scenes were for the umpteenth time in our history seen on the streets of Kampala on Tuesday as security operatives rearrested four out of the eight suspects in the murder of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda