Uganda reviewing social media taxes after outcry

Michael O'Hagan

Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda told parliament that President Yoweri Museveni had "encouraged further discussion" on the fiercely-contested levy

West African states in joint fight against root crop 'Ebola'

Christophe Koffi

The West African Virus Epidemiology project aims to shield the region from the advancing peril

Queer Ugandans struggle with the complexities of seeking asylum from repression

Isaac Otidi Amuke

In the week that the first Pride parade was held at a refugee camp in Kenya, a commentator assesses the situation for LBGTI asylum-seekers from Uganda

Ugandan invention revolutionises malaria testing

Simon Allison

An award-winning device created by a Ugandan engineer and his colleagues could replace expensive blood tests

Ugandan budget: Striking a balance between infrastructure and social sectors is key

Sarah Logan

In coming years, Uganda's GDP growth is set to accelerate as recent and ongoing public investments begin to yield returns