Category «National News»

Gen Tumwine rallies religious leaders to fight crime

By Ritah Kemigisa. The security minister Gen Elly Tumwine has asked Religious leaders to unite and help the police and other security organs to fight crime and ensure that peace prevails in the country. Addressing religious leaders from Nansana Municipality at the prime minister’s office, Tumwine says the church can be a great pillar of …

Nominations for Abiriga replacement close today

By Benjamin Jumbe The Electoral Commission is today set to nominate more candidates for the Arua Municipality by election. According to the commission spokesperson Jotham Taremwa, 4 aspirants are expected today including NRM’s Nusura Tiperu. The commission yesterday successfully nominated 4 candidates to contest in the Arua Municipality by-election. These were Kassiano Wadri, Francis Nyero, …

CAA to vet Uganda Airlines on Monday

By Fredric Musisi After making an order for aircraft, the Uganda National Airlines company is now set to be vetted by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). The company officials will appear before the aviation body on Monday next week to prove its capacity to run an airline and defend its application for a license. The …