This Bad Loser Govt Is Taking It On Our People – Kasese MPs

[Monitor] With at least 100 people killed and the Omusinga charged with murder and remanded to prison, the Rwenzururu palace incident has caved a hole so big history will love to explain. But for angry and frustrated MPs, there is no waiting for histor…

[Monitor] With at least 100 people killed and the Omusinga charged with murder and remanded to prison, the Rwenzururu palace incident has caved a hole so big history will love to explain. But for angry and frustrated MPs, there is no waiting for history books.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Insecurity in Rwenzori – Who Will Defuse the Standoff?

[Monitor] Rwenzori sub-region is an area prone to armed conflict, with a long history of brutal rebellion. Five main insurgent actors stand out, The Rwenzururu rebellion 1962-1982, Rwenzururu Freedom Movement (RFM) together with the Katebwa Alliance 19…

[Monitor] Rwenzori sub-region is an area prone to armed conflict, with a long history of brutal rebellion. Five main insurgent actors stand out, The Rwenzururu rebellion 1962-1982, Rwenzururu Freedom Movement (RFM) together with the Katebwa Alliance 1982-1987, The National Resistance Army, (NRA) 1984-1986, National Army for the Liberation of Uganda (NALU) 1988-1994, Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) 1996-2002, and now Esyomango Sya Rwenzururu alias Kirumila Mutima militia incursions 2014 to date.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Teargas, Bullets Rock Mbale Town As Police Block Taxi Park Takeover

[Monitor] Mbale -Police in Mbale town on Monday fired tear gas and live bullets to disperse tax operators protesting against termination of their contract to run the taxi park by Mbale municipal council leaders.

[Monitor] Mbale -Police in Mbale town on Monday fired tear gas and live bullets to disperse tax operators protesting against termination of their contract to run the taxi park by Mbale municipal council leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Five Further Remanded Over 2010 Kampala Bomb Attacks

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja Chief Magistrate Court on Monday remanded five people to Luzira Prison over charges of conspiracy to commit terrorism following the July 2010 Kampala bomb attacks.

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja Chief Magistrate Court on Monday remanded five people to Luzira Prison over charges of conspiracy to commit terrorism following the July 2010 Kampala bomb attacks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

City Hospital Sued Over Magistrate Kobusheshe’s Death

[Monitor] Kampala -A city hospital, Case Medical Centre, has been sued for alleged professional negligence leading to death of Francis Kobusheshe, former Chief Magistrate of Kiboga and Hoima districts in December 2015.

[Monitor] Kampala -A city hospital, Case Medical Centre, has been sued for alleged professional negligence leading to death of Francis Kobusheshe, former Chief Magistrate of Kiboga and Hoima districts in December 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UN Agency Tells Uganda to Industrialise

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda and Africa in general, have been advised to prioritise industrialisation if they are to achieve speedy economic transformation in the league of Asian tiger economies, the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNI…

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda and Africa in general, have been advised to prioritise industrialisation if they are to achieve speedy economic transformation in the league of Asian tiger economies, the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) goodwill ambassador Hellen Hai has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former MP Documents Busoga History

[Monitor] Kampala -Former Kigulu North MP is set to launch a book highlighting Busoga’s historical tradition, the sub-region’s challenges and the untapped tourism sector, among others.

[Monitor] Kampala -Former Kigulu North MP is set to launch a book highlighting Busoga's historical tradition, the sub-region's challenges and the untapped tourism sector, among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What 43 Years of Diplomatic Service Have Taught Mugume

[Monitor] It is a sunny Tuesday afternoon, and he is dressed-down, in a striped t-shirt, blue jeans and brown sandals. Ambassador James Mugume’s working table is cluttered; comprising books, newspapers, a laptop, a glass of drinking water and his spect…

[Monitor] It is a sunny Tuesday afternoon, and he is dressed-down, in a striped t-shirt, blue jeans and brown sandals. Ambassador James Mugume's working table is cluttered; comprising books, newspapers, a laptop, a glass of drinking water and his spectacles which he occasionally takes off.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Refugee Inflow Causing ARVs Shortage in Kisoro

[Monitor] Charles Hakuza, 54, is a volunteer at the HIV clinic at Kisoro Regional Referral Hospital. He has lived with HIV for 35 years. He is a former worker at Crown Bottling Company where he worked as a machine operator.

[Monitor] Charles Hakuza, 54, is a volunteer at the HIV clinic at Kisoro Regional Referral Hospital. He has lived with HIV for 35 years. He is a former worker at Crown Bottling Company where he worked as a machine operator.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda