Uganda Radio Network (URN) is Uganda’s leading news agency and has been trusted for breaking news fast and accurately for 17 years now.

We have been the constant source of trustworthy breaking news for many of Uganda’s biggest radio stations, online news sites and newspapers for more than a decade.

URN continues to lead and be trusted as the news source for radio stations, print media, researchers, and media training institutions.

URN is national in outlook with 18 bureaus around Uganda. In Kampala, the Uganda Radio Network office is located on plot 823, Mawanda Road, Kamwokya. Our office lines for the Kampala office are +256 414 530777 or mobile +256 758 745 022.
URN offices can also be found in Kabale, Mbarara, Kabarole, Hoima, Kasese, Arua, Gulu, Moroto, Soroti, Mbale, Jinja, Entebbe, Lira, Kitgum, Masaka, Mukono, Wakiso and Luweero.

Part of the URN team at our head offices in Kampala

URN is specialized in providing:

  • Accurate breaking news
  • Long feature news reports
  • Weekly analytical radio programs headlined by the long running National Perspective
  • Photographs
  • Audio interviews
  • Training opportunities for mid-career journalists and media organizations

Check out URN Projects and upcoming calendar events. We welcome your participation.

URN provides content to over 90 radio stations spread out all over Uganda and major dailies like Nation Group’s Daily Monitor, The Independent, The Observer and a number of online news sites.

URN has been active as a subscription based online media agency since 1 October 2005. Media organizations and individuals who wish to subscribe to URN pay 150, 000 Shillings only ($ 40). For more details, contact us.

If you wish to license our images or access our articles on an individual basis, read up on our licensing possibilities.

For more details, contact:

  • Samuel Gummah Nabaasa, Country Director – Email: [email protected]; Telephone: (256) 414 530777 / mobile: (256) 758 745022
  • Carole Kamahoro, Client Relations Officer – Email: [email protected]; Telephone: (256) 414 530777 / mobile: (256) 758 745021