KAMPALA Non-governmental organizations in Uganda have been told to submit financial information including budgets and donor lists to the authorities, an official told Reuters on Thursday, in a move rights groups said was another attempt to muzzle criticism.
KAMPALA A forest of slender white poles topped with dark, unblinking eyes is quietly sprouting on the rubbish-strewn, potholed street corners of the Ugandan capital. | Video
KAMPALA Uganda said on Wednesday it had recorded a 40% surge in the incidence of malaria, attributing the increase to a range of factors including a refugee influx, climate change and a decline in the use of protective nets.
(This story correct headline to say Uganda, not Ugandan in August 5 story.)
KAMPALA, Aug 5 Uganda has started its
largest-ever trial of a preventive Ebola vaccine, an official
said on Monday, amid fears of a potential spillover of the
deadly hemorrhagic fever from neighbouring Democratic Republic
KAMPALA Influencers on Ugandan social media and others with large, commercialised online followings must henceforth register their activities for monitoring by the state, the country's communications regulator said on Thursday.
KAMPALA A Ugandan musician-turned-legislator who is seeking to challenge veteran President Yoweri Museveni said on Monday a supporter and fellow singer had died after being abducted and tortured, in what police are treating as a homicide.
KAMPALA A Ugandan court jailed a prominent academic on Friday for 18 months on cyber harassment charges stemming from a Facebook post that included sexually explicit criticism of long-ruling President Yoweri Museveni.
KAMPALA, Aug 1 Rights activists on Friday
accused the Ugandan government of using electronic
communications laws to stifle dissent, after a prominent
academic was convicted for cyber-harassment over a Facebook post
critical of President Yoweri Museveni.
KAMPALA Uganda is aiming to start assembling new vehicles by June 2022, with an initial production capacity of 5,000 units per year, a top official of the state-owned Kiira Motors Corporation (KMC) told Reuters on Monday.