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22:13
22:13

Kitgum Medics Request For More PHC Funding 6 1

Dr Pamela Atim, the Hospital's Medical Director said the hospital is incurring huge expenses in providing medical care to the masses at a rather subsidized cost and ends up recovering only 27 percent of its expenses.
16:20
16:20

Mpuuga, Nabbanja Meet over Missing Opposition Supporters missing Ugandans 1 1

The two met on Thursday in the office of the Deputy Speaker, Thomas Tayebwa. The meeting was also attended by the Minister of Defence, the Minister for Information and National Guidance, and the Government Chief Whip. 
14:47
14:47

Enforcement of Renewed of COVID-19 Restrictions Yet to Kick Off Ministry of Health 1 3

The Mawogola South Member of Parliament, Gorreth Namugga, wondered if the country is still recording new COVID-19 cases that warrant tough restrictions and slammed the Government for rushing to vaccinate the population.
14:26
14:26

UN Report Pins M23 Rebels On Killing of 131 Civillians in Kishishe 1 2

On Thursday, the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) and the United Nations Joint Human Rights Office (UNJHR) released a press statement confirming that M23 rebels killed at least 131 civilians, among them 102 men, 17 women, and 12 children during acts of reprisals against the civilian population in the two villages.

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18:28
18:28

Pictorial: Commissioning Police Housing Units

The minister decried the poor housing unit in police barracks, which he described as a disgrace to the force. He urged the police leadership to partner with wealthy individuals to build for them houses and seek payment later from the government.

Business and finance

23:15
23:15

Basketball Federation Seeks Construction of Multi-Purpose Arena 1 2

Nasser Sserunjogi says that the current Lugogo Indoor Arena does not effectively meet the regional and international standards of hosting games and this has denied Uganda opportunities to host tournaments. He told MPs that Lugogo sits a total of 1000 spectators compared to the international standard of a minimum of 3000 people. Also reported is that the arena has a rubber surface instead of a wooden one and lacks medical, media and changing rooms.
19:46
19:46

Football Body Accuses National Council of Sports on Unreleased 1.5 Billion 2 1

The Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) has accused the National Council of Sports (NCS) of failing to release 1.5 billion Shillings appropriated to FUFA in the last financial year.
18:27
18:27

Boxing Federation President Pins NCS Boss Ogwel on Funding Crisis 1 3

The President of the Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF), Moses Muhangi has told Parliament that the National Council of Sports (NCS) has been tasking them to account for funds they did not receive.
18:05
18:05

Police, KCCA Yet to Evict Illegal Taxi Stages 2

Rogers Kawuma Nsereko, the Kampala Metropolitan Traffic spokesperson, said they delayed their operation because of some issues that they need to handle before the operation kicks off.

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