Police Name Mpigi Accident Victims, Six Were From Same Family

[Monitor] Mpigi -Police in Mpigi District have identified victims of the Eid el-Fitr accident in which a minibus collided with a Toyota premio at Kalandazzi swamp along the Kampala – Masaka Highway killing nine on spot.

[Monitor] Mpigi -Police in Mpigi District have identified victims of the Eid el-Fitr accident in which a minibus collided with a Toyota premio at Kalandazzi swamp along the Kampala - Masaka Highway killing nine on spot.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Trailer Runs Over Masindi Student

[Monitor] Masindi -Two students of Masindi Secondary School in Masindi Municipality were on Monday morning knocked by a speeding trailer leaving one dead and the other hospitalised.

[Monitor] Masindi -Two students of Masindi Secondary School in Masindi Municipality were on Monday morning knocked by a speeding trailer leaving one dead and the other hospitalised.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Pupils, Parents Arrested Over Absenteeism

[Monitor] Pallisa -Authorities in Pallisa District last Friday arrested and cautioned 26 pupils, one student and their parents for absenting themselves from school without giving any clear reasons.

[Monitor] Pallisa -Authorities in Pallisa District last Friday arrested and cautioned 26 pupils, one student and their parents for absenting themselves from school without giving any clear reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Four FDC Youth Go Missing

[Monitor] The Opposition Forum for Democratic Change party has raised a red flag over the disappearance of their youth leaders, accusing the State of having a hand in their kidnap.

[Monitor] The Opposition Forum for Democratic Change party has raised a red flag over the disappearance of their youth leaders, accusing the State of having a hand in their kidnap.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Speaker Kadaga Orders Finance Minister Kasaija Probe

[Monitor] Kampala -Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has ordered Parliament’s Committee on Rules to investigate Finance minister Matia Kasaija over contempt of Parliament in what seems to be an escalating fallout between the ministry and the national assembly.

[Monitor] Kampala -Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has ordered Parliament's Committee on Rules to investigate Finance minister Matia Kasaija over contempt of Parliament in what seems to be an escalating fallout between the ministry and the national assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Cancels Multi-Billion Chinese Mining Deal Over Bribe

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has stopped a multi-billion copper mining project with a Chinese company at Kilembe Mines following information that a former minister pocketed a $1m bribe to influence the deal.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has stopped a multi-billion copper mining project with a Chinese company at Kilembe Mines following information that a former minister pocketed a $1m bribe to influence the deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda