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:
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Zim Producer in Collabo With Ugandan Superstar - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[The Herald] Zimbabwean young producer Ngoni Vevo has collaborated with top Ugandan RnB artist Branic Benzie.
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Ruto Blocked From Flying to Uganda - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Nairobi News] Deputy President William Ruto was on Monday, August 2, 2021, dramatically denied from leaving the country for Uganda where he was reportedly headed for a private visit.
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Transport Fares Shoot Up As Taxis, Buses Return to Roads - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] Transport fares across the country went up yesterday following the resumption of public transport after a 42-day lockdown.
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Govt Starts Distribution of Covid-19 Vaccines - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] The Ministry of Health yesterday said Covid-19 vaccines will be dispatched to districts today and that the vaccination will likely resume next week.
- Tue - Aug 3, 2021: Kampala Traders Defy Govt Guidelines, Reopen Shops - AllAfrica News: Uganda
[Monitor] A section of Kampala city traders yesterday defied the ministerial directives of remaining closed until August 7 and reopened their shops for business.