editor's-choice Victoire Ingabire: I'm ready to challenge Kagame in July polls
By Jacobs Seaman Odongo . 1 day ago
Victoire Ingabire: I'm ready to challenge Kagame in July polls

Ingabire told Nile Post that she recently appealed to the High Court in Kigali for the rehabilitation of her political rights. The court will make its...


editor's-choice Creative Economy Week to spotlight creativity, collaboration and innovation
By admin . 19 hours ago
Creative Economy Week to spotlight creativity, collaboration and innovation

The organisers the series of events will be an all-out package showcasing a series of curated events aimed at emphasising the significance of creativi...


editor's-choice Tayebwa: Africa shouldn't be compelled to abandon fossil fuels
By Muhamadi Matovu . 1 day ago
Tayebwa: Africa shouldn't be compelled to abandon fossil fuels

Thomas Tayebwa urges African parliamentarians to reject such proposals and advocate for a fair and equitable transition to clean energy.


editor's-choice Court martial locks media out of NUP supporters' bail hearing
By Muhamadi Matovu . 2 days ago
Court martial locks media out of NUP supporters' bail hearing

Brig Gen Freeman Mugabe, the presiding officer of the Makindye-based military court, did not offer any explanation for ordering the journalists kicked...


animal-conservation African Union bans trade in donkey skin
By admin . 2 days ago
African Union bans trade in donkey skin

Demand for the animals' skins is fuelled by the popularity of an ancient Chinese medicine called Ejiao, traditionally made from donkey hides.


editor's-choice Mubaje criticises social media abuse targeting Kabaka, Museveni
By Muhamadi Matovu . 2 days ago
Mubaje criticises social media abuse targeting Kabaka, Museveni

According to Mubaje, the country has witnessed a decline in discipline among many young people, evident from the lack of decorum displayed on social m...


dr-congo Rwanda will never apologise for protecting its people - Kagame
By Jacobs Seaman Odongo . 2 days ago
Rwanda will never apologise for protecting its people - Kagame

Kagame tells Africa Union Rwanda will never hesitate or apologise for protecting the security of its people, nor will we seek permission to do so.


editor's-choice Abenakyo masters digital innovation in Korea
By Jacobs Seaman Odongo . 3 days ago
Abenakyo masters digital innovation in Korea

Abenakyo graduated from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), a national research university located in Daejeon, South Korea...


editor's-choice Why Museveni has delegated command authority to Gen Mbadi
By Jacobs Seaman Odongo . 2 days ago
Why Museveni has delegated command authority to Gen Mbadi

The decision, potentially the first major signal to the much-awaited transition, was announced by the Head of State while presenting the UPDF Establis...


editor's-choice Parliament orders forensic audit of Police SACCO
By Moses Namayo . 3 days ago
Parliament orders forensic audit of Police SACCO

The committee said Exodus Sacco is not registered by the Uganda Microfinance Regulatory Authority and that it has been operating in contravention of t...


crime Three dead, scores in hospital after eating funeral food
By Hakim Kanyere . 5 days ago
Three dead, scores in hospital after eating funeral food

Seventy-two people were admitted to Buwenge General Hospital Thursday, having developed diarrhoea and vomiting after allegedly eating food suspected t...


editor's-choice Landlords now prefer refugee tenants to Ugandans - MP Ssewanyana
By Samuel Muhimba . 5 days ago
Landlords now prefer refugee tenants to Ugandans - MP Ssewanyana

The Makindye West MP says there is an influx of refugees in Kampala, notably in his constituency, adding that they are almost overtaking the populatio...


editor's-choice Museveni urges Gomba, Sembabule leaders to prioritise household income
By Samuel Muhimba . 5 days ago
Museveni urges Gomba, Sembabule leaders to prioritise household income

In 2011, President Museveni donated cows, goats, coffee seedlings, pigs, and cash, among others, to households in nine villages in Gomba and Sembabule...


editor's-choice Jinja's famous old Tata Owen Supermarket building collapses on workers
By Hakim Kanyere . 5 days ago
Jinja's famous old Tata Owen Supermarket building collapses on workers

The incident occurred at Plot 2 Nizam East Road when the former Tata Owen Supermarket building, which was under demolition, caved in on the workers.


editor's-choice Ugandans living abroad to be registered for national IDs
By Samuel Muhimba . 6 days ago
Ugandans living abroad to be registered for national IDs

Earlier this week, the government announced it had scrapped the Shs50,000 requirement for renewal of national IDs


editor's-choice UCE results: 95.9% pass but concerns for Science
By Samuel Muhimba . 6 days ago
UCE results: 95.9% pass but concerns for Science

At the unveiling, UNEB executive director Dan Odongo revealed that of the 364,469 candidates who sat last year’s exams, 329,939 passed (95.9%), meanin...


editor's-choice Bebe Cool threatens to sue Airtel, demands Shs200m in damages over 22GB Zoom call data
By admin . 6 days ago
Bebe Cool threatens to sue Airtel, demands Shs200m in damages over 22GB Zoom call data

The singer spent Ash Wednesday in ashen mood and while lovers world over were waiting for roses, Bebe Cool was only interested in hearing from Airtel...


editor's-choice Besigye: Mulwana was born, lived and died in struggle

editor's-choice Gov’t drops Shs50,000 charge for national ID renewal
By Samuel Muhimba . 1 week ago
Gov’t drops Shs50,000 charge for national ID renewal

The State Minister for Internal Affairs, Gen David Muhoozi, who was on Tuesday updating Parliament on the the progress of preparations for mass renewa...


editor's-choice Uganda, UAE agree experience exchange
By Joshua Kagoro . 1 week ago
Uganda, UAE agree experience exchange

The agreement, signed by Foreign Affairs minister Jeje Odongo and UAE's Cabinet Affairs minister Mohammad Abdullah AI Gergawi, seeks to develop joint...


editor's-choice Kiptum would have had 'incredible career' - Farah
By admin . 1 week ago
Kiptum would have had 'incredible career' - Farah

Kiptum, 24, died in a car accident alongside his coach Gervais Hakizimana in his native Kenya on Sunday. He broke Eliud Kipchoge's world record last y...


crime Jinja: Man held over defiling own daughter
By Hakim Kanyere . 1 week ago
Jinja: Man held over defiling own daughter

Police says the suspect has been luring his daughter by buying her chips and chicken, chapatti, sweets, and taking her out on several occasions especi...


editor's-choice Kitgum set for graphite mining
By Joseph Omagor . 1 week ago
Kitgum set for graphite mining

Samples taken to China for testing have confirmed the mineral deposits and exploration is on course but the locals are yet to be compensated


editor's-choice Police scramble to Nateete over plane on rooftop but it's a dummy
By admin . 1 week ago
Police scramble to Nateete over plane on rooftop but it's a dummy

There was the scene of crime team, traffic police, ambulances and whatnot heading to Disney Junior School in Nateete Central near the traffic intersec...


court Canada says taking legal action after Uganda's diplomatic residence is 'illegally' demolished
By Jacobs Seaman Odongo . 1 week ago
Canada says taking legal action after Uganda's diplomatic residence is 'illegally' demolished

The Ugandan High Commission has for years wanted to demolish and construct a new home on the two-storey red brick building on Cobourg Street that it u...


editor's-choice Kasese MP's accent leaves Minister Tumwebaze lost at sea
By Moses Namayo . 1 week ago
Kasese MP's accent leaves Minister Tumwebaze lost at sea

Bukonzo West MP Atkins Katusabe's heavily accented submissions have often left MPs second-guessing what he is saying but Deputy Speaker Thomas Tayebwa...


editor's-choice Concern As Thousands of Karamoja Iron Sheets Goes Missing Again

editor's-choice Frustrated Arua fish traders take the stink to RCC office
By Nalwadda Nsangi Mara . 1 week ago
Frustrated Arua fish traders take the stink to RCC office


crime Police welfare acutely lacking, says new report
By Kenneth Kazibwe . 1 week ago
Police welfare acutely lacking, says new report