Police Officers Beat Up Journalists At UMU Graduation

[Monitor] Mpigi -Senior police officers and crime preventers attached to Nkozi Police Station in Mpigi District on Tuesday assaulted two journalists attached to Vision Group and destroyed one of their cameras.

[Monitor] Mpigi -Senior police officers and crime preventers attached to Nkozi Police Station in Mpigi District on Tuesday assaulted two journalists attached to Vision Group and destroyed one of their cameras.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Lawyer Survived Kidnapping

[Monitor] Kampala -Several unnamed individuals are reported to have been taken into police custody yesterday on suspicion of having played a part in what the police say was the weekend kidnapping of a city authority lawyer.

[Monitor] Kampala -Several unnamed individuals are reported to have been taken into police custody yesterday on suspicion of having played a part in what the police say was the weekend kidnapping of a city authority lawyer.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs Call for Action Against Rwomushana Over His TV Remarks

[Monitor] Parliament -Members of Parliament have called for an expeditious action against NBS television for hosting a panellist whom they accused of insulting female legislators.

[Monitor] Parliament -Members of Parliament have called for an expeditious action against NBS television for hosting a panellist whom they accused of insulting female legislators.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UCC Officials Survive Lynching for Closing ‘Community Radios’

[Monitor] Officials of Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) narrowly survived a mob protesting against an operation to close down illegal broadcasters in Luweero town.

[Monitor] Officials of Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) narrowly survived a mob protesting against an operation to close down illegal broadcasters in Luweero town.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda – Ensure Independent Investigation Into Kasese Killings

[HRW] Nairobi -Killings by Ugandan military and police during joint operations in Kasese, western Uganda on November 26-27, 2016, warrant an independent, impartial fact-finding mission with international expertise, Human Rights Watch said today. On the…

[HRW] Nairobi -Killings by Ugandan military and police during joint operations in Kasese, western Uganda on November 26-27, 2016, warrant an independent, impartial fact-finding mission with international expertise, Human Rights Watch said today. On the bloodiest day, scores of people, including children, were killed during a military assault on the palace compound of the region's cultural institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Masaka Suspends New Property Tax

[Monitor] Masaka -Masaka Municipality Council authorities have finally bowed to pressure from building owners and agreed to suspend the new property tax rates.

[Monitor] Masaka -Masaka Municipality Council authorities have finally bowed to pressure from building owners and agreed to suspend the new property tax rates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda