COAT OF ARMS
Government: Dominant-Party Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Yoweri Museveni
Population: 40,853,749 (2018)
Land Size: 241,038 sq km (93,072 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Sat - Oct 19, 2019: Nagirinya Murder - Three More Remanded to Luzira Prison - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] Three more suspects in respect to the murder of a social worker Maria Nagirinya and her part time driver Ronald Kitayimbwa have been arraigned before Mwanga II court, charged and remanded to Luzira prison.
- Fri - Oct 18, 2019: Police Arrests Couple Accused of Killing Own Baby - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] Police in Wakiso are holding a couple accused of killing their 2-year-old baby.
- Fri - Oct 18, 2019: Minister Bahati 'Warns' Men Off Young Girls - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] The state minister of Finance in charge of planning David Bahati has cautioned men against luring young girls into sexual relationships.
- Fri - Oct 18, 2019: Mak Dons Demand Pay Rise As Directed By President Museveni - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] Makerere university lecturers have put the government on notice regarding their pay rise as directed by President Museveni last month.
- Fri - Oct 18, 2019: Ura Closes Several Businesses Over Tax Arrears - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] Uganda revenue authority (URA) has closed several wholesale and retail businesses in Soroti district town over unpaid tax arrears amounting to millions of shillings.