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2015-11-24 Pope Francis' Advance Team Arrives
[Monitor] Kampala -The Vatican advance security team yesterday arrived in the country and made various spot checks at places Pope Francis is expected to visit during his three-day visit that starts this Friday.

2015-11-24 Costly Affair but What Is the Cost-Benefit of Papal Visit?
[Monitor] In its 2015/16 Budget framework paper, government requested Parliament to put aside Shs5b for the papal visit due this Friday.

2015-11-24 12,800 Police for Pope's Visit
[Monitor] As the count down to Pope Francis' visit draws closer, Police have lined up 12,000 police officers to ensure security during Pope Francis' visit. An additional 800 traffic police officers will ensure a smooth flow of traffic during the Pontiff's visit this week.

2015-11-24 Beyond the Marathon, It Is Crucial to Keep Fit
[Monitor] The 12th edition of the Kampala marathon was yet again a success with tens of thousands participating in various distances. It was further evidence, if ever there were doubts, that the marathon remains the biggest social event in the city every year.

2015-11-24 Uganda Retains EA Golf Challenge, Rwanda Finish Third
[New Times] Rwanda national golf team failed in their bid to win their first East Africa Challenge title after defending champions Uganda successfully defended the trophy with a total of 18.5 points over the weekend at the Par-72 Kigali Golf Course.

2015-11-24 Kenya Break 10-Year Jinx Against Uganda
[CAF] Kenya beat rivals Uganda 2-0 for the first time since 2004 to claim their first win of Group B on Sunday, 22 November 2015 at the ongoing CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

2015-11-24 International Football Stars to Enjoy Uganda's Tourism in December
[Monitor] Kampala -When FC Barcelona Legends touch down in Uganda next month, their visit won't be solely limited to sport.

2015-11-24 SA Company Makes Progress in Uganda
[] Pretoria -An Outward Selling and Investment Mission (OSIM) to Uganda has given a South African agro-processing company a chance to build relations with potential investors and buyers in that country.

2015-11-24 This Will Be Museveni's Last Term, Says Advisor
[Citizen] Kampala -Senior Presidential Advisor on Media and Public Relations John Nagenda has said President Museveni will be running for his last term as president if Ugandans vote him on February 18, 2016.

2015-11-24 Police Deploys 12,000 for Pope Francis Visit
[Observer] Police will deploy 12,000 officers during Pope Francis' three-day visit to Uganda scheduled November 27-29.

2015-11-24 Monitor Pope Francis' Visit Souvenir Magazine Out Today
[Monitor] Kampala -Monitor Publications Ltd (MPL) has produced a souvenir magazine to commemorate Pope Francis' visit to Uganda. The magazine, which contains special features such as the story of how the Pontiff's simple approach to the papacy is challenging the world, goes on sale countrywide today at Shs5,000, MPL Managing director, Mr Tony Glencross said yesterday.

2015-11-24 Entrepreneurship - a Journey We Must All Take
[Monitor] The value of entrepreneurship has become nothing but a conspired relief for the world that is currently nursing huge unemployment challenges.

2015-11-24 Mangat Triumphs in Elgon Rally, Attention Switches to Mbarara
[Monitor] Kampala -The National Rally Championship season ended with Jas Mangat, the two-time national champion, winning the Mosac Elgon Rally on Sunday.

2015-11-24 Uganda, World Cricket Mourn Namibian Wicket-Keeper
[Monitor] Kampala -It's often usual weekend business as fielders celebrate wickets while batsmen delight in the big knocks at different grounds around the globe. But the cricket world is mourning.

2015-11-24 Presidential Candidates and Poverty
[Monitor] Poverty is a serious problem in Uganda and for the foreseeable future, Uganda will experience increasing youth unemployment which will further compound the poverty challenge. All the presidential candidates crisscrossing the country are promising this and that to get rid of poverty.

2015-11-24 Six Vie for Kira Top Seat
[Monitor] Wakiso -Following the recent creation of new municipalities and divisions across the country, six candidates are in the race to take up leadership of newly created Kira Municipality in Wakiso District.

2015-11-24 Mbale Clinical School Has Only Four Tutors
[Monitor] Mbale -Members of the governing council of Mbale School of Clinical Officers, have asked the ministry of education to recruit more teaching staff at the institution. The institution has only four tutors.

2015-11-24 Odeke Tasks KCCA to Raise Game Ahead of Their Continental Return
[Monitor] Kampala -KCCA Leopards are on the verge of sweeping KIU Rangers with victory today at Lugogo guaranteeing them a 3-0 win in their Fuba-Pepsi best of five semifinal series.

2015-11-24 Third Game Hurdle for Power
[Monitor] Kampala -In levelling their Fuba-Pepsi best of five semifinal series at 1-1 following last Wednesday's 90-88 triumph, Tiger Head Power ended a 15 game losing streak against City Oilers.

2015-11-24 Simba Remain Contention for Second Spot in Hockey
[Monitor] Kampala -Simba's 4-1 win over Rockets in the National Hockey League last Sunday ensured the former are still in contention to finish second.

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