Africa continues to register growth economically-report

A new report indicates that Africa continues to register growth economically, from 3.7% in 2013 to 3.9% in 2014.

Speaker suspends debate on constitutional amendment bill

The deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanya suspends debate on the Constitutional amendment Bill after Lwemiyaga County MP Theodore Sekikubo moved a motion demanding withdrawal of clause 4 of the bill that seeks to amend article 83 of the constitution.

Minister Byandala remanded over Katosi road

Minister Abraham Byandaala and four other people accused of conspiring to defraud Government of 24.7 billion shillings, in relation to the Mukono, Kyetume, Katosi/Nyenga road saga, are charged before the Anti corruption court and remanded to luzira prison till 11.August as inquiries into their case continue.

Parliament passes tobacco control bill 2014

Parliament passes the Tobacco control bill 2014 after agreeing on several amendments following harmonization on several clauses that some members were vehemently opposed to.

Local gold miners adopting best practices

Local gold miners mainly in Mubende district have resolved to adopt best mining practices to avert accidents in mines and improve their safety.