OUGANDA | UGANDA

25-Jan-2023 to 13:38

Ugandan army officers arrested over extortion

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Several officers of the Ugandan army have been arrested and detained for alleged involvement in extortion during a recent recruitment exercise, APA can report on Wednesday.

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24-Jan-2023 to 14:41

Uganda facing drug stock-out crisis

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda's cash-strapped Health ministry has been urged to address the continued drug stock outs faced by health facilities countrywide.

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18-Jan-2023 to 11:18

Uganda walks away from $2.2b China railway deal

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — A deal between Uganda and China worth $2.2 billion for the building of a rail line from Kampala to neighbouring Kenya is being cancelled by the government in Kampala, citing lack of commitment from the Chinese company which was supposed to finance the project, APA has learnt.

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18-Jan-2023 to 11:10

Uganda to manufacture anti-tick vaccines

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The foot and mouth disease that has for long been a menace to farmers could soon be history as Uganda gets closer to producing its own vaccine.

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17-Jan-2023 to 18:14

Ugandan MPs reject proposed tourism sector budget cuts

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Ugandan MPs have rejected the projected budget cuts in the tourism sector, saying it is a key contributor to foreign revenue and a remedy to debt burden.

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17-Jan-2023 to 17:45

Ugandan detainee figures exaggerated - Army chief

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Joint Chief of Staff of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF), Maj Gen Leopold Kyanda has said the number of detained persons circulated by activists is an exaggeration.

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11-Jan-2023 to 11:31

Uganda declares end of Ebola disease outbreak

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — It was the country’s first Sudan ebolavirus outbreak in a decade and its fifth overall for this kind of Ebola.

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