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The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Gen. Abubaker Jeje Odongo, has received credentials from H.E Zhang LIZHONG, the Ambassador-Designate of the People’s Republic of China to Uganda at the Ministry Headquarters earlier today. Odongo welcomed the Ambassador-designate to Uganda and commended the excellent bilateral relations which are historic in nature and have progressed to the level […]

The Uganda Investments Authority, UIA, has intervened to promote the herbal treatment solution Covidex, an innovation by Mbarara University of Science and Technology Professor, Patrick Engeu Ogwang. As these differences continue, UIA is to facilitate the development of herbal medicine and Prof Ogwang’s company, Jena Herbals Ltd. UIA and Ogwang “will explore a range of […]

The Ministry of Health has come clear on the allegations made by The Daily Monitor in their news today that claimed sale of COVID-19 vaccines to City trader, Hamis Kiggundu secretly. According to the news story quoted on the newspaper’s website of a story dated July 19 and headlined as, “Covid-19 vaccines ‘sold’ to city […]

The Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has launched a tax education mobile office aimed at supporting tax education and outreach programmes in support of the national agenda of Domestic Revenue Mobilisation. This project comes shortly after URA revealed a registration of a growth in revenue and tax to GDP ratio, the highest growth registered in the […]

The Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) has today officially released the 2020 Primary Leaving Examination (PLE) results of 736,942 candidates who registered and sat for the examinations between March 30 and 31. Speaking at the ceremony held at the State House in Entebbe, the Executive Director of Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB), Dan N. […]

The Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has registered a growth in revenue and tax to GDP ratio, the highest growth registered in the last four years according to the revenue performance report. In the FY 2020/21, URA collected net revenue of UGX 19,263.00 billion and posted growth in revenue of 14.99% in comparison to the FY […]

By Derrick Asaba The Uganda Police Force has announced the arrest of yet another shooter in the attempted murder of General Edward Katumba Wamala and his bodyguard, Sgt Khalid Kuboit on June 1. This was made known by the Deputy Inspector General of Police, Maj Gen Paul Lokech in a Press release dated July 13 […]

The ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development (MGLSD) has revealed that less than a half of the total number of relief beneficiary records did not pass successful verification. This was publicized by the minister of Gender Labour and Social Development, Betty Amongi at a press conference where she gave an update on the payments […]

Covidex is a drug that was recently approved by the National Drug Authority (NDA) as a supporting remedy to the treatment of novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID19), the 20ml, white and green cap bottle drug is believed to have been invented by Prof. Patrick Ogwang a lecturer at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) […]

With outrage and condemnation of torturous acts by police against Katumba assassination suspects, the Uganda Law Society (ULS) has called for issuance of a court order for further treatment of these suspects. This follows the arraignment of Sserubula Hussein Ismail, Nyanzi Yusuf Siraji, Kagugube Muhammad, Walusimbi Kamada, Kisambira Siriman Ayuub, Abdulaziz Ramathan Dunku, Habib Ramathan […]