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16:47
16:47

Gulu Hospital Runs Out of Reagents for Tesing Sickle Cell Patients Health facility 1

Esther Stella Atim, the In-charge of the Sickle Cell and Palliative Care Unit at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital told URN in an interview that they had taken three months with the reagents before they received some supplies early this month that have also run out.
13:33
13:33

SPC Killed at Kabale EC Offices, Gun Taken 1 1

The 59-year-old Gracious Byaryabakabu was killed on Wednesday night and his firearm registration number 565824456 with 30 rounds of ammunition taken, according to Police.
11:42
11:42

Slain NRM Village Chairman's Wife Recounts His Last Hours 7 2

Nakyeyune, Kyeyune's sister wants the government to compensate his wife Nakanwagi because Kyeyune died on duty, "defending NRM's votes". Charles Kabagambe who was leading the protestors insists that Kyeyune took the bullet intended for Mutebi Kabwama, NRM's flag bearer in the Entebbe Municipality mayoral race, and described how the killer soldier calmly took aim from his sitting position on the patrol pick-up.
11:20
11:20

Construction of Multi-billion Soroti University Medical School to Kick Off 2 1

The first phase of the project is expected to take 12 months. The medical school will comprise the museum labs, mortuary, meeting rooms, resource Centre, lecture rooms, administrative offices and freezers for bodies among other amenities.

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20:03
20:03

Pictorial: FDC Celebrates Victory in Kasese Mayoral Race Top story

NRM had dominated the Kasese Municipality Mayor’s seat since the creation of the municipality ten years ago. According to the official poll result, FDC’s Chance Kahindo Sibyavugha garnered 11,572 votes defeating NRM’s Godfrey Kabbyanga Baluku Kime who polled 10,937 votes.

Business and finance

17:07
17:07

Construction of UGX 70 Bn Irrigation Scheme in Amuru Hangs in Balance Attiak Sub County 1

Michael Lakony, the LCV Chairperson Amuru, says that their quest and constant plea with the community to offer them land for the construction has been met with resistance since 2019 leaving them helpless.
13:19
13:19

Uganda Beats India to Italian Coffee Market coffee traders 1 1

India is the seventh world leading Coffee producer with 348,000 metric tonnes per year, while Uganda follows in eighth position with 288,000 metric tonnes produced per year. But Uganda has the third best quality and Coffee in the world after Ethiopia and Kenya.
12:27
12:27

Royal Foam Mattress Factory on Fire Again 1 1 Top story

A team of officers from the Police Fire and Rescue Directorate have teamed up with residents and employees of the factory to put out the fire. Isma Ssematimba, an employee at the factory, says police efforts to extinguish the fire are being hampered by lack of access roads for emergencies.
09:04
09:04

Farmers Count Losses as Unknown Persons Hack 12 Cows Paibona Sub County

Francis Oryem, another farmer, who lost two cows, says that he is saddened by the loss of his cattle that were his only source of wealth. The matter has been reported at Awach Central Police Station for investigations.

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