Patrick Amuriat to Be Sworn in Afresh

[Monitor] Kampala -The hurried swearing in ceremony of Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president-elect Patrick Oboi Amuriat has been short-lived after party leaders called it illegitimate.

[Monitor] Kampala -The hurried swearing in ceremony of Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president-elect Patrick Oboi Amuriat has been short-lived after party leaders called it illegitimate.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Two Arrested After Flying Squad Man Knocked Down and Killed

[Monitor] Kampala -Police have arrested two people suspected to have knocked dead a Flying Squad Operative on Wednesday evening at Bulenga trading centre, Wakiso District along the Kampala-Mityana highway.

[Monitor] Kampala -Police have arrested two people suspected to have knocked dead a Flying Squad Operative on Wednesday evening at Bulenga trading centre, Wakiso District along the Kampala-Mityana highway.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

50,000 to Get Free Yellow Fever Vaccination

[Monitor] More than 50,000 people will be protected against yellow fever virus in an ongoing 10-day vaccination campaign organised by the National Medical Stores (NMS) at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.

[Monitor] More than 50,000 people will be protected against yellow fever virus in an ongoing 10-day vaccination campaign organised by the National Medical Stores (NMS) at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former Minister Urges Journalists to Fight for Release of Colleagues

[Monitor] Lira -Former minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Daniel Omara Atubo, has said the closure of Red Pepper publications ltd plus the eventual arrest of its eight senior staff raise fundamental questions about press freedom in Uganda.

[Monitor] Lira -Former minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Daniel Omara Atubo, has said the closure of Red Pepper publications ltd plus the eventual arrest of its eight senior staff raise fundamental questions about press freedom in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Recover Body of Man Sealed in Box

[Monitor] Police in Kampala are investigating circumstances under which an unidentified man was killed and body sealed in a box before being dumped in trench near Total offices in Kampala.

[Monitor] Police in Kampala are investigating circumstances under which an unidentified man was killed and body sealed in a box before being dumped in trench near Total offices in Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Age Limit Bill – Ruling Party Beefs Up Numbers on Committee

[Observer] Following demands by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi for the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs committee to be reconstituted, the government chief whip has added six new ruling party members – probably to ensure that if it comes to a vote on the…

[Observer] Following demands by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi for the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs committee to be reconstituted, the government chief whip has added six new ruling party members - probably to ensure that if it comes to a vote on the 'age limit bill' the 'ayes' will have it.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Deputy Chief Justice Died Without Retirement Benefits

[Monitor] Kampala -The arrival of the casket carrying the body of former deputy Chief Justice Laetitia Kikonyogo for last respects at the High Court in Kampala yesterday evoked grief of vast proportions among mourners, but it was more hurting to learn …

[Monitor] Kampala -The arrival of the casket carrying the body of former deputy Chief Justice Laetitia Kikonyogo for last respects at the High Court in Kampala yesterday evoked grief of vast proportions among mourners, but it was more hurting to learn that the deceased died without receiving her retirement benefits.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Parliament a Rubberstamp of NRM Caucus, Says Prof Barya

[Monitor] Makerere University law don, John-Jean Barya has said that Parliament of Uganda has become an appendage of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party caucus that rubber stamps its decisions.

[Monitor] Makerere University law don, John-Jean Barya has said that Parliament of Uganda has become an appendage of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party caucus that rubber stamps its decisions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda