Thursday, August 22, 2019

Local News

Local

Wakiso RDC To Use Women for Security

Rose Kirabira the Wakiso RDC gathered over 1000 women leaders in a bid to address the soaring criminality Kirabira who also doubles as the security head in the district introduced news...

By Salt Media - Aug.22

Local

INTERDEPENDENCE AND GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE CHALLENGE

Kampala, Uganda, August 23, Margaret Babirye, the ‘interDependence Agency’ is launching ‘interDependence day’ to take action on climate change as a global systemic challenge and to lay a foundation for...

By Salt Media - Aug.22

Local

District Land Officers Turn Land Vendors, Jinja Named Worst Managed Town

Uganda is likely to lose over Shs 18 billion after an investor was tricked in 12-acre a malicious land deal in Nalufenya Jinja district.

By Ritah Naiga - Aug.19

Local

Confusion; City Leaders Denounce KCCA Rent Property Tax

Residents of 3 parishes including Ndeeba, Kaboowa and Najjanakumbi collectively agreed to evade the newly introduced KCCA rent property tax, after KCCA failing to deliver services in these areas.

By Daniel Kayigwa & Lawrence Kyambadde - Aug.19

Church News

Church

Stick to The Purpose, Pr Bujjingo

Pr Bujjingo urged Ugandans and the world at large to stick on the right thing with time they will succeed in whatever they do.

By Salt Media - Aug.14

Church

Pr. Bujjingo Appeals To Government To Draw In More Investors

While preaching to the congregation of over 30000 people at Canaan land HPMI, pr. Bujjingo appealed to the government to enable investors to start new businesses in the country in...

By Tumwebaze Godfrey - Aug.12

Church

Avoid Arrogance, Pr. Bujjingo

Miracles are continuously happening every now and then at Makerere Kikoni Canaan land HPMI church pastored by pr. Aloysius Bujjiingo. A great number of people from far and wide swarmed...

By Owora Gabriel & Kyambadde Lawrence - Aug.10

Church

Pr. Bujjingo Opposes Forcing Laws On The Body Christ

While at the HPMI Canaan land during the service, pr. Bujjingo said that the body of Christ in Uganda does not need laws to govern it but God.

By Tumwebaze Godfrey - Aug.05

Church

Fear No Enemies, Pr. Bujjingo

Uganda and all believers around the world were prayed for to be faithful in whatever they do in order to succeed. Pr. Aloysius Bujjingoo prayed this prayer during the overnight prayer...

By Owora Gabriel & Kyambadde Lawrence - Aug.03

Sports

Sports

URA defeats Wakiso Giants in the Super 8

The URA FC defeated Wakiso giants 4-2 at their home inWakiso, after a 2-2 90 minutes draw. The URA sat in the fifth postion while Wakiso giants in the sixth...

By Salt Media - Aug.20

Sports

Proline FC Signs a New Coach

Shafiq Bisaso became the proline FC coach at the dawn of 2018 when Mujib Kasule the proprietor resigned as coach following the team's relegation from the national league.

By Salt Media - Aug.20

Sports

Allan Kyambadde Joins Egyptian Side

After Uganda being knocked out of AFCON at second-round stage, due to the good quality showcased by Ugandans during the tournament many clubs have purchased the players to play for...

By Kabenge Yusufu - Aug.08

Sports

KCCA Harrases Wakiso Giants

A KCC defeated Wakiso giants 2-0 in at Ssekabaka Kyabagu sports stadium in the first game of super 8 tournaments.

By Kabenge Yusufu - Aug.07

Sports

Proline FC Ready For CAF Confederations Cup

After merging as winners of Uganda cup formally known as Kakungulu cup, Proline fc was confirmed as Uganda’s representative in CAF confederations cup, though before joining the tournament, Proline will...

By Kabenge Yusufu - Aug.07

Sports

Lionel Messi banned for 3 months

Argentina captain Lionel Messi has been banned from international football for three months after claiming the Copa America was "corrupt". Barcelona forward Messi, 32, was sent off in Argentina's 2-1 third-place play-off...

By Salt Media - Aug.03

Sports

Lumala Abdu Joins Desabre At Pyramids

Egyptian side Pyramids have announced the signing of Uganda's Lumala Abdu from Swedish side Kalmar FF.

By Salt Media - Aug.01

Sports

FUFA primary school 2019 Football Tournament Reaches Quarter Finals

In FUFA The primary schools' tournament that was conceived and started at the beginning of the year, 375 teams participated in the tournament and the tournament has reached the quarter-final...

By Salt Media - Aug.01

More Stories

Aug.22

Tech

Google DeepMind's co-founder goes on leave

The co-founder of DeepMind, the British artificial intelligence company owned by Google's parent Alphabet, has gone on leave from the company. DeepMind did not say why Mustafa Suleyman was taking time...

Aug.22

Tech

Testing the debit card with a fingerprint sensor

The new technology that could give a further layer of security when using a bank card has been trialled.

Aug.22

Local

INTERDEPENDENCE AND GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE CHALLENGE

Kampala, Uganda, August 23, Margaret Babirye, the ‘interDependence Agency’ is launching ‘interDependence day’ to take action on climate change as a global systemic challenge and to lay a foundation for...

Aug.19

Local

Residents Invade Leader To Withdraw Stamp

Though surrounded by rich, Bangula 3 zone in Bugoloobi is inhabited by less privileged people who invaded their LC.1 chairperson home demanding the village stamp on grounds of vote of...

Aug.16

World

Bolsonaro angry as Norway stops funding Amazon protection

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has reacted angrily to a decision by Norway to stop funding projects to curb deforestation in Brazil after its right-wing government blocked operations of a fund receiving the aid.

Aug.16

World

Laser beams Employed As a Weapon in Hong Kong protests

Technology has become a crucial element in the Hong Kong protests, from facial recognition system to online trolling. With thousands taking part in Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests, technology has come to play...

Aug.14

Local

Bus Park Guide Brutalized To the Point Of Death

The Namayiba bus terminal guide has beaten nearly to death, without medical attention he may end up losing his life.

Aug.14

Economic

Harvesting Immature Maize Affects Farmers

Lukoma Maize farmers of Myanzi Sub County in Kasanada district have appealed to the government to enact strict laws to regulate maize farmers due to rampant harvesting of immature maize...

Aug.14

Local

PAC to Discuss The Fate Of 5000 Probation Police Constables

The Police Advisory Committee (PAC) is scheduled to meet later today to discuss the fate of the recently recruited 5000 Probation Police Constables (PPCs) and Learner Assistant Inspectors of Police...

Aug.14

Local

Mountain of The Moon In Deep Trouble

Mountains of the Moon University in Fort Portal is on the spot for advertising and enrolling students for a course that is not accredited by the National Council for Higher...

Aug.14

Local

Leader Probed Over Prohibiting Traders From Paying Taxes

The Lukaya Town Council LC III Chairperson, Gerald Ssennyondo Kikyamu is on the spot for allegedly stopping traders from paying taxes. 

Aug.13

Economic

VANILLA THEFT ESCALATES

Vanilla farmers in Mohokya and Mahango sub-counties in Kasese district decry over increased theft of the vanilla crop.

Aug.12

Tech

Tech firms face fines for harmful videos from regulator Ofcom

The government is considering giving powers to fine video-sharing apps and websites to the UK's media regulator. The proposal would see Ofcom able to impose multi-million pound fines if it judges...

Aug.10

Local

Residents Cry out To Amelia Kyambadde Over Clean Water Issue

Buyiga landing site residents in Kamengo, Mpigi district cried out due to lack of clean water as the available lakeshore water acts as boats harbouring point and other activities such...

Aug.10

Local

Hospital Boss Impeached Over Government Drug Embezzlement

The residents of Budadiri town council in Sironko district have rejected the plans by the chief administrative officer of Sironko Magumba Eria to bring back Dr Chabert Benjamin the former...