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Report: 90 percent of Kampala residents are satisfied with KCCA services

Report: 90 percent of Kampala residents are satisfied with KCCA services

According to a report released in December 2017 by the World Bank, about ninety percent of Kampala residents are satisfied with KCCA’S improved roads, signalized junctions, street lights and walkways. Results from the two studies show that KCCA’s Infrastructure project is on track towards achieving set project objectives. The studies were carried out ahead of […]

Ugandans oppose age limit removal

Ugandans oppose age limit removal

A report released on Tuesday by the Uganda governance and monitoring platform in partnership with CCEDU that was conducted between the months of September and October revealed that most National Resistance Movement (NRM) MPs’ position on the age limit amendment does not reflect the position of their respective constituencies an indication that they are not […]

Eastern Uganda performing poorly in Education-Equal opportunities report says

Eastern Uganda performing poorly in Education-Equal opportunities report says

Eastern Uganda is among the worst performing regions in terms of education according to a new report released by the Equal Opportunities Commission in Uganda. The findings are contained in a 2015/16 report that was handed over to Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga at the Parliamentary building by the Chairperson Equal Opportunities Commission, Sylivia Muwebwa […]

UNICEF warns of a spike in HIV infections due to El Nino

UNICEF warns of a spike in HIV infections due to El Nino

Drought exacerbated by the El Nino weather pattern could lead to a spike in new HIV infections in southern Africa as women and girls turn to sex to survive and patients miss treatments, the United Nations children’s’ agency UNICEF said on Tuesday. More than 60 million people, two thirds of them in east and southern […]

Youth call for HIV testing age to move from 18 to 12 years

Youth call for HIV testing age to move from 18 to 12 years

A new report shows that youth demand for the lowering of the age consent for HIV/AIDS testing for the young generation. This was revealed by the young people in the base line survey conducted in Luwero and Nakasongola districts by the community health Alliance Uganda on top of other districts in Buganda and Busoga  under the […]

570 young girls infected with Aids in Uganda weekly- UN report

570 young girls infected with Aids in Uganda weekly- UN report

At least 570 young girls are infected with HIV in Uganda according to the latest findings by a United Nations report. The findings is a set back to the country’s efforts to curb the scourge that has claimed thousands of lives since it was first discovered in the early 80’s. It is also more scaring […]

Foundation for human rights initiative release election report

Foundation for human rights initiative release election report

The foundation for human rights initiative together with the electoral monitoring body CEON have today released the finding of the report that was carried out during the 2016 election process with highlights indicating how human rights were grossly violated during and after the polls. According to the report findings, the 2016 election were repleted with […]

Elections were not free and fair – EU Report

Elections were not free and fair – EU Report

A report released by European Union Observation Mission (EU EOM) indicates that the Electoral Commission lacked independence and transparency during the just colluded general elections 2016. They note that elections were full of violation of human rights and freedoms by the security personnel especially police which used excessive power which created fear for the electorates hence […]

Parliament endorses National budget framework paper report

Parliament endorses National budget framework paper report

Parliament has endorsed the National budget framework paper budget committee report for the financial year 2016/17 – 2020/21. MPs noted that National budget framework 2016/17- 20/21 paper lacks information on the rate of unemployment, interest rate and rate of inflation. The budget committee chaired by Ntenjeru North MP Amos Lugolobi noted that despite the strong economic growth reported […]

Auditor General Report 2014/15 out

Auditor General Report 2014/15 out

The Auditor General has released a new audit report 2014/15 highlighting different areas in government ministries and agencies where funds are misused and abused. While presenting the report to the speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga, the Auditor General John Muwanga asked government to have a strategy of how to clear the outstanding pension arrears because they […]

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