Sheikhs Trial Lies in Balance As Lead Judge Retires

[Monitor] Kampala -The trial of 14 top Muslim leaders on murder charges could run into jeopardy following the retirement of the lead judge Ezekiel Muhanguzi midway the proceedings.

[Monitor] Kampala -The trial of 14 top Muslim leaders on murder charges could run into jeopardy following the retirement of the lead judge Ezekiel Muhanguzi midway the proceedings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Battle for Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Top Job Deepens

[Monitor] Kampala -The board of the public procurement entity has temporarily blocked Mr Anania Mbabazi from taking office as the entity’s chief executive, pending investigations into allegations of unethical conduct and conflict of interest against him.

[Monitor] Kampala -The board of the public procurement entity has temporarily blocked Mr Anania Mbabazi from taking office as the entity's chief executive, pending investigations into allegations of unethical conduct and conflict of interest against him.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Seizes 1,000kgs of Ivory, Arrests Three West Africans

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) and police have recovered a tonne of ivory and taken three West Africans into custody following a joint operation in a Kampala suburb.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) and police have recovered a tonne of ivory and taken three West Africans into custody following a joint operation in a Kampala suburb.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

500 People Displaced in Elegu Market Fire

[Monitor] Amuru -About 500 people have been left homeless, others counting losses after a fire razed down houses in Elegu trading center, Atiak Sub-county Amuru district on Monday morning, a police assessment report states.

[Monitor] Amuru -About 500 people have been left homeless, others counting losses after a fire razed down houses in Elegu trading center, Atiak Sub-county Amuru district on Monday morning, a police assessment report states.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Archbishop Ntagali – I Forgive Otunnu

[Monitor] Nakaseke -The Archbishop of the Church of Uganda has said he has forgiven former Uganda Peoples’ Congress leader, Ambassador Olara Otunnu, for what he described as “causing drama” in church.

[Monitor] Nakaseke -The Archbishop of the Church of Uganda has said he has forgiven former Uganda Peoples' Congress leader, Ambassador Olara Otunnu, for what he described as "causing drama" in church.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Mubende Residents Have Not Gained From Gold in Their Are

[Monitor] A google search for the origin of the word tarpaulin (etundubaali) shows it came from the words ‘tar’ and ‘palling’. It referred to a tarred canvas pall used to cover objects on ships during the mid-19th century in Europe.

[Monitor] A google search for the origin of the word tarpaulin (etundubaali) shows it came from the words 'tar' and 'palling'. It referred to a tarred canvas pall used to cover objects on ships during the mid-19th century in Europe.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya School of Law Ordered to Admit Ugandans

[Monitor] The Kenya High Court in Nairobi has quashed a decision by the Kenya School of Law (KSL) barring Ugandan, South Sudanese, Tanzanian, Rwandan and Burundian students from enrolling for KSL’s Advocates Training Programme (ATP).

[Monitor] The Kenya High Court in Nairobi has quashed a decision by the Kenya School of Law (KSL) barring Ugandan, South Sudanese, Tanzanian, Rwandan and Burundian students from enrolling for KSL's Advocates Training Programme (ATP).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya