education Pupils abandon school as main classroom block 'nears collapse'
By Richard Oyel . 14 hours ago
Pupils abandon school as main classroom block 'nears collapse'

The learners and their teachers say the classroom block is threatening to collapse and that they fear this could happen this rainy season.


news Ssabanyala Kimeze survives lynching by family members
By Herbert Sseryazi . 11 hours ago
Ssabanyala Kimeze survives lynching by family members


lifestyle Amida Shatur: The woman who floors Congo's richest men
By Jacobs Seaman Odongo . 5 hours ago
Amida Shatur: The woman who floors Congo's richest men

Amida Shatur, 48, is a mother of five, including three children with celebrated Ndombolo star Jean Bedel Mpiana, and one each with Kinshasa's magnates...


news Security raises terror alert level
By Kenneth Kazibwe . 1 day ago
Security raises terror alert level


crime Mukono boda killings: CMI operative takes refuge at Police after mob attack
By Herbert Sseryazi . 1 day ago
Mukono boda killings: CMI operative takes refuge at Police after mob attack

The mob had hours earlier lynched two youths they accused of involvement in the murder of two boda boda operators in Wabununu Village. 


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health Govt seeks funds to destroy expired COVID vaccines
By Jacobs Seaman Odongo . 2 days ago
Govt seeks funds to destroy expired COVID vaccines

Legislators on the Health Committee say by December 2023, 10 million COVID-19 vaccines had expired in NMS stores.


news Inside Shs65b heist: How bank chief was laid bare
By Kenneth Kazibwe . 2 days ago
Inside Shs65b heist: How bank chief was laid bare

Mr Kenneth Onyango, former head of consumer banking, joins seven other suspects – including two former employees of Airtel Uganda – in police custody.


crime Man beaten unconscious for asking for sex at marketplace
By Richard Oyel . 2 days ago
Man beaten unconscious for asking for sex at marketplace

For hissing amorously and asking for sex in a marketplace, Joseph Aleper was beaten unconscious by his object of attention - with the help of her frie...


crime Mukono mob burns two to death over boda cyclists' killing
By Herbert Sseryazi . 2 days ago
Mukono mob burns two to death over boda cyclists' killing

Two men lynched and their bodies burnt after the killing of two boda boda operators in Mukono on Thursday night


news Floods cut off Kyabakuza-Sembabule Road
By Zainab Namusaazi Ssengendo . 3 days ago
Floods cut off Kyabakuza-Sembabule Road


politics Jack Sabiiti pestered me to receive Museveni graces - Besigye
By Catherine Ajuna Ayebare . 3 days ago
Jack Sabiiti pestered me to receive Museveni graces - Besigye

Dr Kizza Besigye says former FDC treasurer Jack Sabiiti laboured to convince him to negotiate with the NRM regime 'so that the old guard in the party...


news Parliament now wants in-house salon
By Moses Namayo . 3 days ago
Parliament now wants in-house salon

The legislators say having a beauty parlour in Parliament would boost their participation in parliamentary activities.


entertainment Yes, I've a child with Nyamutoro - Eddy Kenzo
By Samuel Muhimba . 3 days ago
Yes, I've a child with Nyamutoro - Eddy Kenzo

'I just want to let you know that Honourable Phiona Nyamutoro is my personal person and we have a kid (child) together'


ethiopia Ethiopian opposition figure shot dead
By Nile Post Editor . 4 days ago
Ethiopian opposition figure shot dead

Bate Urgessa, 41, was an outspoken critic of the government and had been jailed on several occasions.


news Tororo CAO, medics in row over SGR cash
By David Ochieng . 3 days ago
Tororo CAO, medics in row over SGR cash

Thirty-seven medics living in the Tororo Hospital staff quarters have refused to vacate saying the disturbance given as part of compensation for SGR p...


asia Vietnam sentences billionaire to death for $44bn fraud
By Nile Post Editor . 3 days ago
Vietnam sentences billionaire to death for $44bn fraud

Truong My Lan was convicted for taking out $44bn (Shs168 trillion) in loans from the Saigon Commercial Bank


faith Jinja Muslims take Eid prayers to disputed city land

the-americas Parents of Michigan school teenage shooter sentenced to jail
By Nile Post Editor . 4 days ago
Parents of Michigan school teenage shooter sentenced to jail

James and Jennifer Crumbley, the first parents of a US school shooter to be convicted, appeared together for the first time in months at Tuesday's sen...


news Unclaimed passports create backlog at Immigration
By BillClinton Nuwahereza . 5 days ago
Unclaimed passports create backlog at Immigration


features For Elgon, more funding begets more potholes and few new roads
By Gerald Matembu . 4 days ago
For Elgon, more funding begets more potholes and few new roads

Devoid of progress on the ground, some stakeholders have accused the authorities of misappropriating the road funds instead.


news Boeing hit after new whistleblower raises safety concerns

faith Hungry, angry Muslims heckle Mubaje over long speech

features Molly Katanga sent back to Luzira
By Lindah Nduwumwami . 5 days ago
Molly Katanga sent back to Luzira


crime Woman who targets conferences for gadgets netted
By Kenneth Kazibwe . 5 days ago
Woman who targets conferences for gadgets netted


business Traders protest: Kabaka calls for fair, transparent taxation system amidst
By Muhamadi Matovu . 5 days ago
Traders protest: Kabaka calls for fair, transparent taxation system amidst

In his Eid El-Fitr 2024 message, the Kabaka acknowledged the citizens' duty to pay taxes but stressed the importance of improving communication and co...


crime 10 arrested over theft of Museveni's cows in Gomba
By BillClinton Nuwahereza . 5 days ago
10 arrested over theft of Museveni's cows in Gomba

The suspects are all cattle dealers from various villages in the district.


politics Salaamu Musumba tells Amuriat to give in to change
By Lukia Nantaba . 5 days ago
Salaamu Musumba tells Amuriat to give in to change

Former interpreter for Paul Ssemogerere in the 1996 elections tells Dr Kizza Besigye to stop using FDC symbols but Salaamu Musumba won't have any of i...


news Bugweri chief disowns apology to Speaker Among
By Hakim Kanyere . 6 days ago
Bugweri chief disowns apology to Speaker Among

Mr Samuel Nkuutu Zirabamuzaale, the hereditary chief of Bugweri, says his chiefdom is apolitical and does not meddle in any politics of the day.