VP Alupo Represents President Museveni at the Korea-Africa Summit in South Korea

The Vice President of Uganda, Maj. Jessica Alupo is in Seoul, the capital of South Korea to represent President Yoweri Museveni at the first ever Korea-Africa Summit. Alupo was warmly welcomed at Incheon International Airport today’s morning by Ambassador Choi Jaichel and Ambassador Tophace Byagira Kaahwa. The summit which is slated for 4th-5th June is […]

 US Gov’t Also Throws Travel Ban on Uganda’s Speaker, Gen. Elwelu, Minister Lugoloobi

The US government has joined that of the UK on imposing sanctions on Uganda’s Speaker Anita Among. Other Ugandan government officials mentioned in the US travel ban include; Lt. Gen. Peter Elwelu, the former deputy chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defense Forces (UPDF), the Minster of State for Finance, Amos Lugoloobi, former Karamoja Ministers, Mary […]

Uganda’s Chinese-Built Road Transforms Lives, Boosts Economy

For the 83-year-old Yosam Kagolo, travelling on the newly paved road to nearby towns is more than just a convenience but a symbol of progress and opportunity. Kagolo, a seasoned trader in the Ngwedo trading center of Buliisa district in rural mid-Western Uganda, vividly remembers the challenges before the Chinese built the 159-km road through […]

Uganda Signs Bilateral Labour Agreement with Qatar to Facilitate Formal Externalization

Uganda government has signed a bilateral agreement with the State of Qatar to facilitate safe and formal labour externalization to Qatar. The bilateral pact was signed by the Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Betty Amongi Akena on behalf of the Uganda government. In her speech, Amongi noted that over 30,000 Ugandans are working […]

Ongwen Case: ICC Orders sh222bn Compensation to Victims

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has awarded a total of Euros 52.429 million approximately sh222bn in compensation to the thousands of victims of former Lord’s Resistant Army (LRA) Rebel Commander Dominic Ongwen.  In a reparation decision made on Wednesday, the Judges at the Trial Chamber IX noted that the reparation will be made collectively to […]

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