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13:29

Panic As Nursing Assistant Tests Positive for COVID-19 in Gulu (COVID-19) in Gulu

The nursing assistant who has now been evacuated to Gulu Regional Referral Hospital COVID-19 Treatment Unit tested positive for the disease on Thursday last week. However before she was tested, she had earlier been mixing with patients and people in the neighbourhood.
12:27
12:27

Eyes on SFC for Abductees Whose Whereabouts Remain Unknown 1 Top story

In a clear-cut February 23, 2021 statement, Museveni revealed that SFC was holding 51 people. “By the time I made my broadcasts on this and other issues on February 13, 2021, SFC was still ‘holding’ 53 persons,” Museveni said.
07:59
07:59

Nine Organisations Request to Advise ICC on Reparation of LRA Victims Northern Uganda 2 1 Top story

Martin Okwir, the ICC Outreach Coordinator told URN in an interview that the chambers invited experts, victim’s organizations and Civil Society Organization among others with deeper knowledge on the victims’ situations to write and request the court to permit them to offer advice and opinions on how best the reparations should be conducted.
07:50
07:50

Children in Acholi Turn to Stone Crushing, Sand Mining Laguti Sub County 6 3

The children aged between 10 to 16 years are now working as casual labourers in quarries in some rural areas of Gulu, Kitgum and Pader districts.

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19:52

Pictorial: Museveni Delivers State of the Nation Address Top story

The President's address focused on security, covid-19 panademic, the economy among others.

Business and finance

14:52
14:52

Panic as KCCA Razes Stalls in Kikuubo to Manage Crowds 3 3 Top story

Wamala says that he had just cleared rent of Shillings 500,000 when he was asked to remove his merchandise and the stall taken away. Seated on the verandah where he used to work, Wamala wore a confused face, saying he was uncertain how he would fend for his family now that his job is no more.
10:41
10:41

Agriculture Sector Stakeholders Fear, Gov't Not Yet Ready For New Year, Parish Model 1 6

Ramathan Ggoobi, who has been advising the government on poverty alleviation, says the model gives the government a ‘bottom-up’ development planning, where the grassroots people have a chance to generate ideas for the development of their communities.
10:28
10:28

Long Route Taxi, Bus Operators Struggle to Survive 6 1

Genesis Socrates Latigo one of the managers of YY Coaches says all their 50 buses have been parked and the company is now transporting luggage upcountry. Their major destination is the Eastern route from Jinja to Mbale and finally to Soroti where they are able to send a truck of luggage daily.
12:25
12:25

Total Signs USD 2 Billion Deal for Tilenga Projects oil and gas 1 Top story

Total E&P Uganda General Manager Pierre Jessua in statement on Monday the selection of the five companies followed what he described as a comprehensive and thorough tender evaluation and contracting process.

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