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THE ENDANGERED BUGOMA FOREST: Illegal Land Owners & Investors Cited in Delayed Release of a Report

Illegal land owners, investors and other perpetrators have been cited to have allegedly influenced the delay of the release of the report on the opening of the boundary of...

Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Dies in Jail

Russia's most significant opposition leader for the past decade, Alexei Navalny, has died in prison inside the Arctic...

DRC: Can African Commission stop the violence and eviction of Batwa people in the Kahuzi-Biega National Park?

Human rights groups continue to cry out to the international community to intervene and stop the escalating threats,...

WHAT IS HINDERING UGANDA’S FIGHT AGAINST FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE?

Leaders from over 10 districts of Ankole sub-region have decried gaps in the fight against foot-and-mouth disease-FMD ravaging...

KIRUHURA: UPDF GENERAL DON NABASA’S WIFE ERINA NTENDE KYAMAZIMA CITED IN BITTER LAND DISPUTE

WESTERN UGANDA. Land conflicts continue to escalate in Uganda, especially in Kiruhura district, Kazo, Lyantonde, Sembabule, Mbarara and...

UGX186 MILLION SCANDAL: Uganda Netball Federation president Sarah Babirye Kityo remanded

Embattled president of the Uganda Netball Federation (UNF) Sarah Babirye Kityo has been remanded to Luzira prison by the Anti-Corruption court on charges of...

UGX100 MILLION BRIBE SCANDAL: IGG WITHDRAWS CHARGES AGAINST FORMER UNBS ED EBIRU DAVID LIVINGSON

The Inspector General of Government-IGG, Beti Olive Namisango Kamya Turwomwe has withdrawn bribery charges against former Uganda Bureau of Standards-UNBS Executive Director-ED, Ebiru David...

CORRUPTION! MBARARA LC5 CHAIRPERSON DIDAS TABARO, OUTGOING CAO EDWARD KASAGARA LOCK HORNS

The Mbarara district L C 5 chairperson Didas Tabaro Tumwesigye has locked horns with the outgoing Chief Administrative Officer-CAO Edward Kasagara over different accountability...

WHEN CORRUPTION INFILTRATES KEY INSTITUTIONS LIKE UPDF, THE COUNTRY GRIEVES!

When corruption infiltrates key institutions like the Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF, the country loses troops as many grieving families live to remember the scandals...

MINISTER BEATRICE AKELLO SHOCKED BY CORRUPTION & ACCOUNTABILITY GAPS IN WESTERN UGANDA

BY AARON AINOMUGISHA. The State Minister for Economic Monitoring in the office of the President, Beatrice Akello Akori and the State House Anti-corruption unit...

PARISH DEVELOPENT MODEL: HOW CORRUPTION IS CHOKING UGANDA’S POVERTY ALLEVIATION PROGRAMMES

Stakeholders continue to decry corruption as the biggest stumbling block hindering Uganda’s fight against poverty through different socioeconomic transformation, choking different poverty alleviation programmes...