Royal Commission Asks Chief Prince to File Formal Complaint Against BKK Premier

By Leilah Bbaale Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Royal Commission has promised to investigate the governance and accountability issues raised against the Kingdom Prime Minister Andrew Byakutaaga and two of his cabinet ministers. In... Read more »

Bunyoro PM Vows not to Vacate Office

By Peter Abanabasazi The Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Prime Minister Andrew Byakutaga has vowed not to leave office unless the appointing authority, the Omukama of Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Dr. Solomon Iguru Gafabusa orders... Read more »

Labour Ministry, NSSF Assure Workers of Accelerated Midterm Access to Savings

By Leilah Bbaale The National Social Security Fund -NSSF together with the Ministry of Gender have pledged to expedite a statutory instrument that will ease access to savings by Ugandan workers. The... Read more »

Business Community Ask Museveni, MPs to Expeditiously Finalize Oil Laws

By URN Oil companies and the business community want the President and Parliament to expedite the enactment of the laws that will govern the oil and gas industry. Following the passing of... Read more »

Parliament Approves Two More Oil Bills

By Leilah Bbaale Parliament has approved the Public Finance Management Amendment Bill, 2021, which provides for the approval of the budget estimates for Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) within 15days. This is... Read more »

Bishop Ssemogerere Named Archbishop of Kampala

By Leilah Bbaale Bishop Paul Ssemogerere has been named the new Archbishop of Kampala, eight months after the sudden death of Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga. The Papal Nuncio to Uganda, Archbishop Luigi... Read more »

CSOs Task Parliament on Gender Inclusive Land Reform Laws

By URN Representatives of the Civil Society Organizations – CSOs have asked Parliament to enact pro-people land reform laws to address gender and land rights gaps in the country. They argue that... Read more »

Bunyoro Affairs Minister Flags-Off COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Campaign in Hoima

By Leilah Bbaale Hoima City Health department has launched the COVID-19 accelerated Mass Vaccination Campaign in Hoima to boost the government plan of vaccinating 22 million people by the end of 2022.... Read more »

Vaccination Remains Key To School Reopening – Education Ministry

By Leilah Bbaale The Minister of State for Education and Sports (Higher Education), Dr. John Chyrsostom Muyingo has said vaccination remains key in determining the total reopening of schools. Although President Yoweri... Read more »

7 Die in Clashes between Congolese Army, ADF

By URN Seven people were killed in deadly clashes between the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo-FARDC and the rebel Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) in Irumu territory in Ituri... Read more »