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Museveni Orders Release Of People Arrested During COVID-19 Lockdown

President Museveni has ordered the release of over 4000 people who were arrested by police for flouting government’s COVID-19 guidelines. The President made these remarks while addressing the nation about the status of Covid-19 in the country yesterday June, 1 at Nakasero State House. “I have already talked the attorney General

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George Floyd Death: Ex-officer Charged With Murder as Protests Spread Nationwide in US

A former Minneapolis police officer has been arrested and charged with murder and manslaughter following the death of an unarmed black man in custody. Derek Chauvin, who is white, was shown in footage kneeling on 46-year-old George Floyd's neck on Monday. He and three other officers have been sacked. Days of looting

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URA Commissioner Dicksons Kateshumbwa Resigns

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA)'s Commissioner for Domestic Taxes Dicksons Kateshumbwa has resigned, The Tower Post has learnt. “Today after more than 14 years of service in the authority, I have decided to end my tour of duty ahead of the contractual period with immediate effect,” said Kateshumbwa in his farewell message

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Minister Kuteesa Clears Passenger Plane to Land at Entebbe Despite Lockdown

Foreign Affairs Minister Sam Kuteesa has cleared a passenger plane from Ethiopia to land at Entebbe Airport despite the current nationwide lockdown. Kuteesa gave the clearance in a May 13th letter to the manager of Ethiopian Airlines in Uganda. This website is in possession of a copy of the letter. “This letter

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