World Newspapers, Magazines and News Sites in English

Uganda Newspapers and News Sites

This is an alphabetical list of websites that publish Ugandan news in English. These news sites focus specifically on the Ugandan news scene, and they are excellent sources for students, journalists, and everyday readers alike. The fact that there are so many more sites listed on this page than on most of our African country pages reflects the fact that Uganda is relatively well covered by online news publications.

256 Business News

News and information website that provides analysis on factors affecting Uganda's business and economy.

Abc Africa News

Provides the latest breaking news and current affairs coverage from across Africa.

Acholi Times

Newspaper that focuses on-the-ground news of events and people fron Acholi region in northern Uganda.

afrol News - Uganda

Uganda news, features and links from independent African news agency. Uganda

Daily news reports from African and international sources.

BBC News - Uganda

Presents country overview, key facts and events, timelines and leader profiles along with current news.

Buganda Watch

Delivers topical news and educational information on matters of relevancy to the Uganda community world-wide.

Daily Monitor

Major Uganda newspaper - daily news, features, exchange rates, weather and commentary.

Daily Post Uganda

Covers entertainment, health, business, science, sports and more.

Eagle Online

Uganda based public affairs news analysis and investigation website.

East African Business Week

Provides definite coverage of trade news, investment news and finance news from an East African Community perspective.


Covers political, business, crime, entertainment, sports news and special reports at a national and regional scope.

Flash Uganda Media

Covers political, entertainment, sports, financial and world news.


Covers politics, business, entertainment, sports, human-interest stories and conflict in the Great Lakes region with a specific emphasis on Uganda.

Kampala Dispatch

Independent monthly magazine that covers politics, business, culture, sports, health and lifestyle.

Kawowo Sports

Local sports content. With news, fixtures, results and analysis on sports events in the region.

New Vision

Government-owned daily newspaper.


Provides national and international news on business, sports, technology, lifestyle, health, entertainment, politics and more.

Nile Post

Independent news portal that covers politics, investigations, business and breaking news.

PML Daily

A daily online news portal.

Soft Power

Provides news on a wide range of topics online.

The Grapevine

Online news portal that covers a wide range of topics.

The Independent

Broadsheet newspaper and magazine.

The New Humanitarian - Uganda

Regular news on relief, social, economic and political affairs in Uganda.

The Observer

Independent digital news platform and weekly print newspaper.

The Spy

Online investigative newspaper that covers pan-Africanism, business, politics, entertainment, sports and humanitarian stories.

The Sunrise

Secular weekly newspaper published in English to reach Uganda's business community, company executives, politicians, development partners, policy makers and the youth in higher institutions of learning.

The Ugandan

News, features, analysis, and opinion, and multimedia presentations about Ugandan events with special coverage of business, politics, higher education, and information technology.

TND News Uganda

Covers politics, crime, health, education, sports and others on a national and regional scope.

Uganda Business News

Provides business, economic and financial news.

Uganda Media Centre

Distributes government news and information originating from different departments.

Uganda News

Provides international headlines, business and finance stories, and foreign exchange rates.

Uganda Radio Network

An independent agency that serves the Ugandan media with news articles, magazine programs, documentaries and audio content.

Uganda Times

Latest breaking news and videos straight from the entertainment industry.

UGPulse: The Pulse of Uganda

Online Ugandan community with East African articles, heritage, art, forums, chat rooms, Uganda news and entertainment.

Whisper Eye

Independent online news and media website.