Uganda considering compulsory HIV/Aids testing for men

Uganda considering compulsory HIV/Aids testing for men

Government is listening to a proposal to have a new policy that compels men to go for HIV/Aids testing that will help reduce new infections. The argument is being fronted by Kole Woman MP Judith Alyek who also serves as chairperson of the Parliament Committee on HIV/Aids. Statistics from Uganda Aids Commission show that in […]

PEMBA blasts haters Using ‘F’ words

PEMBA blasts haters Using ‘F’ words

City moneybags Jack Pemba on Wednesdays returned to Kampala after six months abroad and caused a stampede on arrival at Entebbe International Airport. The moneyed fella was that evening hosted to a welcome party that also dubbed as the 2017 Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards (ASFAs) nominees party at Sky Lounge, Kismenti and during an […]

Ugandans want Omar Al- Bashir if he visits Kampala again

Ugandans want Omar Al- Bashir if he visits Kampala again

The International Crimes Division of the High Court has this afternoon heard an application aimed at arresting Sudan President, Omar Al- Bashir, if he ever sets foot on Ugandan soil again. The application was filed yesterday by Uganda victims Foundation, a civil society organisation. Justice Moses Mukiibi hear dthe application at 2:30pm. The respondents are […]

New twist in Shs900M compensation of ex NSSF staffer

New twist in Shs900M compensation of ex NSSF staffer

Twist and turns have characterized the Court case between state-controlled social security provider NSSF and former fund employee Pauline Khainza who was awarded Shs 900 million in compensation. The latest development has seen court setting aside the case. Last week, the application by NSSF to set aside the default Judgment that awarded Ms Khainza UGX […]

62 NSSF staff graduate from Kenya’s Strathmore Business School

62 NSSF staff graduate from Kenya’s Strathmore Business School

Sixty-two senior managers and financial experts at National Social Security Fund (NSSF) have graduated from the prestigious Strathmore Business School in Kenya. The graduation ceremony for the participants, who had to go through months of courses and trainings that commenced in April, 2017 to meet the growing demands of the sector that is monopolized by […]

Cheaters warned as 2017 Senior 6 exams kickoff

Cheaters warned as 2017 Senior 6 exams kickoff

Senior six candidates have today started sitting their national examinations set for 2017 under the Uganda National Examinations Board. The examination is the last of a series of national examinations, following the completion of the Primary Leaving Examinations and the ongoing Uganda Certificate of Education exams. Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education finalists on Monday the […]

Govt not able to pay striking Doctors, Minister Aceng claims

Govt not able to pay striking Doctors, Minister Aceng claims

The minister of Health Ruth Aceng has told Parliament that government can currently meet only two of the demands raised by striking doctors. Aceng told MPs on the Health Committee of Parliament that government is ready to improve pay for interns and senior house officers immediately. Doctors laid down their tools on Tuesday citing outstanding […]

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