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09:55
09:55

40 Notorious Cattle Rustlers Walk 79 Kms to Moroto to Ask for Forgiveness

The Jie in Kotido and the Matheniko in Moroto have not been seeing an eye, with both communities raiding each other viciously.
09:49
09:49

OPM Delivers 30,000 Tons of Relief Food to Otuke District 5

The area which lies on the border of the Karamoja sub-region has for years experienced unreliable rainfall punctuated with drought, flood, and hailstorms which caused insufficient agricultural production leading to food insecurity among its populace.
09:31
09:31

100 Families Face Eviction From Three Villages in Wakiso 2 2

Mende Sub County leaders say that brokers without presenting any documentation and in violation of the laws use the police to arrest bibanja occupants charge them with criminal trespass and later on destroy their property.
16:17
16:17

Woman, Son Sentenced to Six Years for Torturing Grandchild 1 2

The magistrate Samsom Abiti Loum said that the convicts were not only elders but also blood relatives who could have taken care of their infant victim and ensured that he was protected from all forms of danger.

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19:22
19:22

Pictorial: Police Decorates 254 Senior Police Officers

Spouses, children and other relatives could not hold their excitement as names of the person they had accompanied were read.

Business and finance

08:05
08:05

Isimba Dam Flooding Raises More Questions Than Answers uegcl 3 1 Top story

While there are questions on whether there is a need to import electricity from Kenya, some suggest the bigger questions include whether Isimba Dam was insured. Why should the government pay to repair the Dam after the floods if it was really insured? What about the threats the Dam poses to nearby communities?
18:12
18:12

Uganda Airlines CEO, Director Engineering Detained for Alleged Conspiracy Jenifer Bamuturaki 1 3

The then Commercial Director who doubled as the Contracts Manager working under Bagenda as the acting Chief Executive Officer of Uganda Airlines were allegedly involved in hiring the Abbavater Group Limited, an advertising firm to brand and market the newly aircrafts in and outside Uganda a cost of USD 540,000 (about 2.067 billion Shillings) without opening the process to a competitive bidding process, thus flouting PPDA procedures.
15:50
15:50

Electricity Import Deal Amidst Excess Generation Draws Questions 3 1

Minister Ruth Nankabirwa says Uganda will not pay for the 60 megawatt power imported from Kenya in cash, but that when Isimba reopens, Kenya will be paid in kind, according to a bilateral agreement between the two countries.
10:42
10:42

Change of National Grid Extension Deadline Angers West Nile 4 1

Dr. Paul Onzubo, the district health officer of Maracha says unreliable power has greatly affected the quality of health care and urged government to fast-track the grid extension to avoid more people losing their lives in hospitals due to power blackouts.

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