World Bank forces Uganda to take up a gender violence loan – Kasaija

The Minister of Finance Planning & Economic Development Matia Kasaija says the World Bank has threatened to stop lending to Uganda if its proposal to extend a 40 million dollar loan to fight gender based violence is rejected.

Torrential rains having a great impact on roads – Gen. Wamala

The ministry of Works and Transport expresses concern over the damage being caused on infrastructure by the torrential rains in different parts of the country.

Land probe to review summons to minister Amongi

The Land Probe Commission Chairperson Justice Catherine Bamugemereire says the Commission is going to renew its Witness Summons to the Minister of Lands Betty Amongi, to appear and throw more light on issues regarding the Land Fund.

Police arrests two people for faking a kidnap

The police Flying Squad has arrested two people for faking a kidnap to get a ransom of shillings 3.5 million from their parents.

Environmental tax misused – MP Nambeshe

Manjiya County MP John Baptist Nambeshe demands that government reimburses a much bigger percentage of money accrued from the environmental levy to addressing the emerging environmental challenges.