News & Events

Teacher kills child: She died due to a blood clot

Police have arrested a teacher who caused the death of a child.

Ugandan girls who were rescued from Kenya find their way back

96 Ugandan girls who were recently rescued from Kenya in a joint operation between Uganda and Kenyan security forces have since gone back.

High Sound for Children trains student- Journalists on Reporting on Children.

High Sound for Children has trained journalism students at Cavendish University on reporting on Children. This is intended to produce a generation of journalists who are well conversant with Child-reporting.

Land and Conflict: Shot Child loses sight

It started just like any other day and little Ponsiano Sewankambo woke up and headed to school. Little did he know that this would be a day to remember, for the rest of his life.

70Year old man defiles five year old grand daughter

By URN. Police in Hoima District have arrested a 70-year-old man on allegations of defiling his 5-year-old granddaughter.

PLE results out: Girls beat boys

The Uganda Examinations Board has released the 2019 Primary leaving examination showing an improvement in the performance with more than 69,000 pupils passing in division one.

Over 400 babies born on the first day of 2020 Worldwide

Over 3,900 babies were born in Uganda on New Year’s Day. Ugandan babies accounted for approximately one per cent of the estimated 392,078 babies born worldwide on the first day of the year 2020.

KARIMOJONG CHILDREN WITHDRAWN OFF KAMPALA STREETS

The Karimojong community in Uganda has withdrawn its children from Kampala streets.

LIMITED ACCESS TO INTERNET FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES- REPORT

Government is considering waving taxes off equipment used by persons with disabilities.

SCHOOL DIRECTOR REMANDED FOR DEFILING HIS STUDENTS

The director and proprietor Wamala Mixed Day and Boarding Primary and Secondary school has been remanded on three counts of aggravated defilement and indecent assault.

CHINA, AFRICA LEADERS WORRIED ABOUT FAST GROWING NUMBERS OF CHILDREN IN AFRICA AMID POVERTY.

There is an urgent need to invest more in children as a fundamental solution to end child poverty and inequality. Currently, three out of every four children are affected by multi-dimensional poverty.

WORLD CHILDREN’S DAY:STUDENTS TAKE ON REPORTER ROLES

Uganda today joins the rest of the world to mark the International Children’s day and the media is not only playing the watch dog role anymore.