Exactly how screwed is Namirembe Hillside

Exactly how screwed is Namirembe Hillside

A senior five Student has dragged to court her former School, Namirembe Hillside High School along Gayaza Road, for recovery of Sh100 million in damages over negligence that cost her virginity when she got raped by a fellow student. The student says she was in senior five third term last year when this traumatising incident […]

ALARMING: 223 Ugandan pedestrians killed in six weeks

ALARMING: 223 Ugandan pedestrians killed in six weeks

Scores of innocent pedestrians were killed countrywide last month in recorded accidents, Uganda Police’s traffic department says. The Traffic Police spokesperson, Charles Sembambulidde attributed the accidents to motorists who do not respect the right of way of pedestrians and road signs, especially in the Kampala Metropolitan Police area – drivers claim the signage is in English. In the […]

EXPOSED: Najib Lukooya too close to ED Musisi, turns KCCA into a travel agency

EXPOSED: Najib  Lukooya  too close to ED Musisi, turns KCCA into a travel agency

The Kiteezi Landfill has hit its Lifespan, supermarkets and butcheries are selling Kampalans spoilt meat – wastewater and human excreta overflows in Kampala; while the City Authority’s Public Health and Environment Department is being used as a multi-million gravy train by senior officials – as they engage in often fruitless foreign pursuits in the name […]

Ugandans at risk as Ebola outbreak kills people in DRC

Ugandans at risk as Ebola outbreak kills people in DRC

An Ebola outbreak has been declared in northeast Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization said Friday, after the virus caused three deaths in the area since April 22, AFP said The WHO said the outbreak affects an equatorial forest region in Bas-Uele province, bordering Central African Republic. The last Ebola outbreak in Congo […]

City Ambulance announce as new Uganda rugby sponsorship

City Ambulance announce as new Uganda rugby sponsorship

Dr Hannington Byarugaba‘s multi-million private independent ambulance service – City Ambulance have Thursday unveiled their new sponsorship to Ugandan rugby as the country seeks to qualify for the 2019 World Cup in Japan. “Uganda can become the fifth African country to play in the World Cup,” City Ambulance’s Mugisha Kizito told TheUgandan. “For us as […]

Poor Ugandans to suffer as NMS refuses to give small health facilities drugs

Poor Ugandans to suffer as NMS refuses to give small health facilities drugs

The National Medical Stores has vowed not to supply drugs to lower government health facilities in the next financial year if the government does not provide Shs 41 billion as requested. The General Manager NMS Moses Kamabare revealed his frustrations to the Parliament Health committee implicating the Ministry of Finance for failed financial support for […]

Uganda reviews UK human rights report

Uganda reviews UK human rights report

Uganda, represented by the Permanent Mission in Geneva, is participating in the 27th session of the UN Human Rights Council Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review in Geneva. The session will run from 1 The session will run from 1st to 12th May 2017. The 27th session also marks the beginning of the 3rd […]

Maternal mortality rate still high as Uganda celebrates International Day of Midwives in Kabarole

Maternal mortality rate still high as Uganda celebrates International Day of Midwives in Kabarole

Uganda will tomorrow be joining the rest of the world to mark the International Day of the Midwife 2017 with the national celebrations to be held in Kabarole district with the country still having a huge gap in addressing skilled midwifery numbers to be able to serve the fast ever growing population. Ms. Rebecca Nassuna, the deputy Registrar, […]

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