Minister Defends Police Presence At Arua Church

[Monitor] Arua -The Minister of State for Internal Affairs, Mr Mario Obiga Kania, has defended the continued police deployment at Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki’s residence and Ediofe Cathedral, saying the Force is there to restore peace and order.

[Monitor] Arua -The Minister of State for Internal Affairs, Mr Mario Obiga Kania, has defended the continued police deployment at Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki's residence and Ediofe Cathedral, saying the Force is there to restore peace and order.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

University Students Protest Over Graduation Date

[Monitor] Kabarole -Uganda Pentecostal University (UPU) students in Fort Portal Municipality on Tuesday demonstrated in protest against the administration’s decision to postpone their graduation from January 27 to February 24.

[Monitor] Kabarole -Uganda Pentecostal University (UPU) students in Fort Portal Municipality on Tuesday demonstrated in protest against the administration's decision to postpone their graduation from January 27 to February 24.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Understanding the Idea of Affordable Housing

[Monitor] You have probably heard the idea of low-cost housing. It is one which has generated debate as experts find out what low-cost housing means in relation to affordability.

[Monitor] You have probably heard the idea of low-cost housing. It is one which has generated debate as experts find out what low-cost housing means in relation to affordability.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Raila Odinga – Kenya’s NIS Exporting BVR Kits Into Uganda, Ethiopia

[CIO] Kenya’s opposition leader, Hon. Raila Odinga, has accused the National Intelligence Service (NIS) of interfering with Kenya’s on-going voter registration campaign by exporting BVR kits into Uganda and Ethiopia and assisting citizens of the two co…

[CIO] Kenya's opposition leader, Hon. Raila Odinga, has accused the National Intelligence Service (NIS) of interfering with Kenya's on-going voter registration campaign by exporting BVR kits into Uganda and Ethiopia and assisting citizens of the two countries to register in Kenyas election process.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda Communications Commission Wants 70 Percent Local Content in New Broadcasting Quotas

[CIO] In a move to prioritize local content in Uganda, Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has issued strict guidelines to all the broadcasters comprising of both radio and television.

[CIO] In a move to prioritize local content in Uganda, Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has issued strict guidelines to all the broadcasters comprising of both radio and television.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nsambya Hospital Cancer Ward Gets Shs1.4 Billion Equipment

[Monitor] Kampala -The Cancer Ward at St Francis Hospital in Nsambya, has received medical equipment worth Shs1.4b ($400,000), used in the treatment of cancer patients, from the Rotary club of Ssese Islands (RCKSI).

[Monitor] Kampala -The Cancer Ward at St Francis Hospital in Nsambya, has received medical equipment worth Shs1.4b ($400,000), used in the treatment of cancer patients, from the Rotary club of Ssese Islands (RCKSI).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

63 Districts Covered in the Ongoing HIV/Aids Survey

[Monitor] Kampala -Government has completed a survey in 63 of the original 112 districts, set to determine the new HIV infection and national disease prevalence rates, currently estimated at 7.3 per cent as per the last survey in 2011.

[Monitor] Kampala -Government has completed a survey in 63 of the original 112 districts, set to determine the new HIV infection and national disease prevalence rates, currently estimated at 7.3 per cent as per the last survey in 2011.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda