Family of Four in Kisaasi Motor Crash

[Monitor] Two out of four members of the same family involved in an accident on the Northern Bypass in the city suburb of Kampala, have died. Police have named the dead as Joshua Musasizi, reported to be in his late 40s and a resident of Seeta in Mukon…

[Monitor] Two out of four members of the same family involved in an accident on the Northern Bypass in the city suburb of Kampala, have died. Police have named the dead as Joshua Musasizi, reported to be in his late 40s and a resident of Seeta in Mukono, and his five-year-old daughter Christabella Mirembe.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda Peoples Congress Party Reopens Its Makerere University Branch

[Monitor] Kampala -A faction of the Uganda Peoples Congress Party (UPC) led by the Lira Municipality MP Mr Jimmy Akena, has reopened its Makerere University branch as part of a new agenda to strengthen party structures countrywide.

[Monitor] Kampala -A faction of the Uganda Peoples Congress Party (UPC) led by the Lira Municipality MP Mr Jimmy Akena, has reopened its Makerere University branch as part of a new agenda to strengthen party structures countrywide.

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Kagoma Polls – Museveni Warns On ‘Playing With a Lion’s Tail’

[Monitor] Jinja -Candidates vying for Kagoma County parliamentary seat in Jinja District ended their campaigns yesterday amid reports of violence as both NRM and Opposition FDC party bigwigs camped in the district to swing the vote in favour of their c…

[Monitor] Jinja -Candidates vying for Kagoma County parliamentary seat in Jinja District ended their campaigns yesterday amid reports of violence as both NRM and Opposition FDC party bigwigs camped in the district to swing the vote in favour of their candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Activist Nyanzi ‘in Need of Medical Care’ After Release

[Deutsche Welle] Ugandan academic Stella Nyanzi who had called President Yoweri Museveni “a pair of buttocks” has been released on bail after over a month in jail. Her lawyer fears she might be arrested again soon on other charges.

[Deutsche Welle] Ugandan academic Stella Nyanzi who had called President Yoweri Museveni "a pair of buttocks" has been released on bail after over a month in jail. Her lawyer fears she might be arrested again soon on other charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sugar Prices Hit Record Shs7,000

[Monitor] Kampala/Mbale -Sugar consumers will have to brace the economic meltdown and dig deeper into their pockets as the price of sugar shoots up in various towns, sending the buyers and shop owners into fresh panic.

[Monitor] Kampala/Mbale -Sugar consumers will have to brace the economic meltdown and dig deeper into their pockets as the price of sugar shoots up in various towns, sending the buyers and shop owners into fresh panic.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Hold Onto Children Held Over Kaweesi Killing

[Monitor] Mukono -Police were late yesterday still holding onto 12 children of Mr Abdu Rashid Mbaziira, a suspected killer of police spokesman Andrew Felix Kaweesi, amid reports of plans to conduct a DNA test to ascertain their parentage.

[Monitor] Mukono -Police were late yesterday still holding onto 12 children of Mr Abdu Rashid Mbaziira, a suspected killer of police spokesman Andrew Felix Kaweesi, amid reports of plans to conduct a DNA test to ascertain their parentage.

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Policy to Regulate Religious Activities Divides Clerics

[Monitor] Kampala -A section of Christian believers have challenged the government proposal to formulate a national faith- based organisation policy to provide standard guidelines on starting churches, labeling it as a move to infringe on the freedom o…

[Monitor] Kampala -A section of Christian believers have challenged the government proposal to formulate a national faith- based organisation policy to provide standard guidelines on starting churches, labeling it as a move to infringe on the freedom of worship.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda