COAT OF ARMS
Government: Dominant-Party Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Yoweri Museveni
Population: 43,252,966 (2020)
Land Size: 241,038 sq km (93,072 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Sun - Sep 20, 2020: Records Destroyed As Fire Ravages Uganda's Makerere University - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Nation] Ugandan police have launched an investigations into the cause of a fire that that has ravaged the main building of the Makerere University.
- Sun - Sep 20, 2020: Renewable Energy Remains Elusive for Many Citizens - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] Rose (a single mother of two and a resident of Ngaara village in Mbarara District) has always dreamt of having a solar energy system for her home. However, with her limited income and surviving on the margins, her dream remains just that - a dream.
- Sun - Sep 20, 2020: Stella Nyanzi Arrested At Busia Border - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] Dr Stella Nyanzi who is aspiring to become Kampala Woman Member of Parliament has been arrested at Uganda-Kenya border in Busia town.
- Fri - Sep 18, 2020: Covid-19 Costs Pay TVs 110,000 Customers - Ucc - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] Pay television service providers saw a reduction in the number of active subscribers from 1.69 million in December 2019 to 1.58 million in the first quarter of 2020.
- Fri - Sep 18, 2020: Will Telehealth Improve Uganda's Healthcare System? - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] Telehealth is seen by many as a crucial intervention to increase access to universal health coverage in Uganda.