Today Uganda joins the rest of the world to celebrate Nelson Mandela International Day, marked every 18th of July, his birthday.
The first UN Mandela Day took place on July 18, 2010, after the United Nations formally declared the day in November 2009. The theme of International Nelson Mandela Day for the year 2023 is: "The legacy lives on through you: Climate, food, and Solidarity".
Nelson Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid activist and politician who served as the first president...
Traffic police have recorded 100 deaths in their latest traffic report for July 9–15, 2023, as road congestion skyrockets in the country.
According to Traffic Police spokesperson Michael Kananura, Bodaboda motorists topped the list with 42 deaths, and 40 pedestrians also lost their lives, among others.
Kananura said on Monday, July 17, at the weekly press briefing at police headquarters in Nagiru, that a total of 324 people were also injured and 133 vehicles destroyed during accidents. He warned motorists that...
The district security committee has resolved to prohibit animal movement at night in order to reduce the rising number of occurrences of animal theft.
During an interview at his office on Friday, Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Joseph Drake Mukiibi, also the head of district security, said that certain bad actors have been exploiting the cover of darkness to transport stolen animals to surrounding districts.
He stated that police have begun erecting roadblocks along important highways around the district and will be...
JUNE 06, 2023
🇺🇬 President Museveni to deliver State of the Nation Address on Wednesday
📌President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni will tomorrow, Wednesday June 7, 2023 deliver the State of the Nation Address in accordance with the statutory duty under Article 101 (1) of the Constitution. The President will deliver the address to Parliament at Kololo Independence grounds at 2PM and it will be aired live on all radio and TV stations.
🇺🇬 Fifty one people to receive Heroes Day medals-...
𝐌𝐀𝐘 22, 2023
🇺🇬 President Museveni's Greater Masaka tour to focus on promotion of PDM and Wealth Creation
📌 President Museveni will Tuesday May 23 visit Masaka subregion before he continues to Kalangala District where he will be spreading the gospel of “securing your future through wealth creation and shared prosperity”. State House Comptroller Ms. Jane Barekye has confirmed that the President will be heading to Masaka District to promote investments, wealth creation and the Parish Development Model. During...