UPDF successfully evacuates 38,000 Ugandans

The UPDF says it successfully evacuated 38,000 Ugandans and other EAC region nationals but several other Ugandans remain stuck in South Sudan.

LRA abducted 498 civilians between January & June

Kidnappings in Central Africa by the Lord’s Resistance Army increased during the first half of 2016 just as Uganda threatened to roll back its involvement in an operation to hunt down the rebels according to a report released by LRA monitoring groups.

4 senior police officers charged for beating Besigye supporters

Four senior police officers have this evening been charged for beating up Dr Kiiza Besigye’s supporters last week.

Govt finalizes feasibility of Uganda airlines

Government finalizes the feasibility study of the Uganda airlines and only awaits implementation in a few months.

Bunyoro affairs minister thrown out of parliament

State Minister for Bunyoro affairs also Masindi Municipality MP Ernest Kiizza is thrown out of Parliament over voter bribery.