Politics

2021 elections: NRM unveils new team to spearhead campaigns

The ruling NRM party at the weekend announced a new team to spearhead campaigns in the forthcoming elections.President Museveni, who is also the NRM party chairperson, nominated the new members during the Central Executive Committee [Read more]

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2 shot for defying presidential directives

Two people are admitted to hospital after they were shot by police officers deployed to enforce President Museveni’s suspension of public transport in a bid to prevent the spread of coronavirus.Alex Olyem and Kasim Ssebude [Read more]

Entertainment

Museveni to challenge Bobi wine’s COVID 19 song- Balaam

“I hope the president will also hit the studio and produce a stronger one” Just hours after Bobi Wine’s song on coronavirus went viral on the internet, events promoter Balaam Barugahara was one of first [Read more]

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Corona virus: Choose health over fellowship- Bishop Kazimba

The Church of Uganda Archbishop, Dr Stephen Kaziimba Mugalu, on Wednesday asked the faithful to choose health over fellowship, as the fight against coronavirus intensifies around the globe. Addressing the church at Namirembe Cathedral in [Read more]

International

Over 3 billion told to stay home worldwide over virus

by AFP More than three billion people have been asked to stay at home in almost 70 countries and territories as governments battle the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe, according to an AFP tally on [Read more]

International

Corona virus: IMF, World Bank call for suspending debt payments by poorest nations

The International Monetary Fund and World Bank on Wednesday called for governments to put a hold on debt payments from the world’s poorest nations so they can battle the coronavirus pandemic.“The World Bank Group and [Read more]

Parliament

Uganda MPs who visited Dubai not to step in Parliament

by nile post The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has directed three legislators who recently returned from a trip in Dubai, United Arab Emirates not to step in parliament until they have been tested and [Read more]

Exclusive

Why Police handcuffed Gen Tumukunde

BY NILE POST Police has defended its decision to put handcuffs on former Security Minister,Lt.Gen.Henry Tumukunde. A photo of the former spymaster seated with cuffs made rounds on social media over the weekend attracting debate [Read more]

Education

Tears as River Mayanja flooding prohibits S.6 do final exams.

Wakiso district leaders have run to Uganda National Examinations Board seeking for help after senior six candidates missed some of the exams due to River Mayanja flooding that blocked all the roads. River Mayanja flooded [Read more]

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NSSF amends withdraw methods of funds

In the struggle to enable workers to benefit from their old age money the National Social Security Fund NSSF has launched the project in which workers will be paid their funds at the age of [Read more]