NGOs suggest allocation of sh100b to capitalise UDC

KAMPALA- Civil Society Organizations under the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) have suggested to Parliament and the Executive the need to capitalise Uganda Development Corporation (UDC) with sh100b as part of the necessary interventions for resuscitating the economy. Updated at 0525 EAT on Fri 14th Jan 2022 – HICGI News Agency In their budget…

DPP withdraws charges against two online journalists

By HICGI News Agency – updated at 2118 GMT on Sunday 19th Dec 2021 Kampala – On Friday the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Jane Frances Abodo withdrew charges of criminal libel and offensive communication contrary to sections 179 of the Penal Code Act and 25 of the Computer Misuse Act against two online journalists,…

Ugandan Opposition leader , Bobi Wine Put under house arrest.

By Faith Barbara Namagembe Updated at 1549 EAT on 14 December 2021.p Published On 14 Dec 202114 Dec 2021 Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine says security forces have surrounded his residence and put him under house arrest before a planned campaign rally. In a series of Twitter posts on Tuesday, the sjnger-turned politician, who has been arrested…

Getting a Drivers Licence in Uganda

By Faith Barbara Namagembe – Updated 1412 EAT on Monday 06th Dec 2021 KAMPALA- Catherine Nantume , Communications and customer care Manager at Uganda Drivers Licencing System- UDLS talks to HICGI News Agency on issuing Driving Permits. This was during E- Government Expo organised by NITA Uganda on Friday.

“Let us together examine the constraints that the youth have faced during their journey in agribusiness” Minister

By Faith Barbara Namagembe, Brondon Abraham Ssennono & Joshua Mulindwa updated at 2033 EAT on Thursday 28th Oct 2021 KAMPALA- The minister of State for Kampala and Metropolitan Affairs, Hon Kabuye Kyofatogabye through his representative Lillian Nakkazi, Administrator at the office of the Minister on Wednesday launched a Youth Empowerment and Development in Commercial Agriculture…

Young people take Command of Africa’s Deadliest Force

By E K Benj Updated at 1439 GMT on Thursday 24th June 2021 KAMPALA- Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta T Museveni on Thursday made changes into the leadership of Uganda Peoples’ Defense Forces – UPDF feared Africa’s Deadliest Force allowing Young people including his son Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba to take command. According to a statement released…

Experts Warn M7 on returning nation to Lockdown

By Prossy S Will – updated at 1843 GMT on Sunday, 30th May 21 KAMPALA – Experts have advised Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta T Museveni on returning the country to a lock down amidst fear within citizens. Museveni on Sunday night while addressing the nation said he will be returning this week to the airwaves…