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18:14
18:14

Mengo Evicts Masaka District Local Government buganda properties 4 1

Mengo officials from Buddu County took over the buildings at Ssaza headquarters on Wednesday morning and set up the Buganda Land Board Offices.
17:54
17:54

DPP Appeals against Adam Kalungi Acquittal

In his judgment on appeal on Friday, justice Mukasa instead faulted a medic, Emmanuel Kizza Lwakataka for the delay. The medic who was an intern at the time and from a nearby clinic, had been called in by Kalungi to his house in Buziga to administer first aid to Nebanda after he found her in coma on the fateful day of December 14, 2012.
17:44
17:44

One Killed, Three Others Injured While Excavating Murrum

The deceased is 23-year-old Benedict Ayaka, a resident of Oceya B village. Two of the injured have been identified as Isaac Omodo and Martin Angulu, both residents of Abori. The deceased who has been identified as Benedict Ayaka, 23 a resident of Oceya B village in Akia parish, Adekokwok Sub County.
17:33
17:33

Former Police Chiefs Blast Police over Rwenzori Killings uganda police force 3 Top story

Kisembo says the deaths that have included security personnel have exposed major weaknesses in the police Criminal Investigations and intelligence department. Earlier, President Museveni and David Pulkol, the former Director External Security blamed the deaths on a possible lapse in state intelligence services.
17:00
17:00

Commissioner Karugaba: IGP Kayihura's Force Worse than Colonial Police uganda police force 1 Top story

On Sunday 25/5/2014, you gave a press conference in which you unveiled plans for rebranding the UPF in the next five months. You blasted the Colonial Police Force as being anti-people, but the UPF you are running is no different, if not worse. I joined the UPF in 1980, and served for more than 17 years as a Police Officer in various capacities and I never saw teargas, pepper spray and water cannon deployed even once.
16:07
16:07

Mbale Embarks on UGX 12 Billion Road Works 3

James Kutosi, the Public Relations officer Mbale Municipal Council says Plinth Technical Services; a Zambian construction firm has been contracted to undertake the rehabilitation works.
15:35
15:35

Two Arrested in Kasese with 20 Machetes and 100 Knives updf 1

Fred Enanga, the Police Spokesperson has confirmed the arrest of the two men but declined to disclose their identities until they are done with the investigations.
14:58
14:58

Government Regrets Error in State House Salaries 1 3 Top story

Government says the pages containing the staff lists for the State House vote inadvertently indicated the total annual salary in the columns for monthly salary leading to exaggerated wage figures indicating a variance of over Ugx 84bn.
14:26
14:26

Budaka Head Teachers Under Fire For Flouting UPE Policy 3

Geoffrey Marcho, the Budaka Resident District Commissioner says his office has instituted a committee to investigate claims that the head teachers were charging parents extra fees to address the financial crisis they are in.
12:53
12:53

Nsenga's Widow Pleads Not Guilty

Prosecution alleges that on or about January 10th 2013, Uwera unlawfully caused the death of her husband Juvenale Nsenga at the main gate of their home.
12:29
12:29

UN Urges Resumption of Talks as South Sudan Marks Independence united nations

In a statement issued by his spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric, Ban Ki-Moon recalled the hopes and expectations of the people of South Sudan when their country was established on July 9th2011, following a UN-supported referendum. But the day is now celebrated without hope, Ban Ki Moon adds.
12:26
12:26

Rakai RDC Intervenes in Row Between Magistrate and Muslims Over Cap

Mubiru explains that he intervened in the dispute following constant calls from Muslim leaders to resolve the matter, before they storm Kalisizo magistrate’s court to express their dissatisfaction.
11:50
11:50

S. Sudan “Somber” as Country Marks Independence Anniversary south sudan

Mabior Garang de Mabior, a spokesman of SPLM- in opposition observes that it is very unfortunate to think about celebrating when the people of south Sudan are suffering. “I don’t think there is anything to celebrate about at the moment. … We will mark it in a very somber mood because of the destruction in our country.”
11:11
11:11

Long Detention Of Suspects An Issue As High Court Session Opens In Hoima

Byabakama tasked Hoima Prison authorities to avail him a report on why the suspect was not in court, despite the long detention.
09:08
09:08

Health Authorities: Masaka Residents Misusing Mosquito Nets free mosquito nets 2 6

Margret Nabagala Ntambaazi, the assistant Masaka district health officer says that their survey shows that majority of residents have used the mosquito nets to fence off their gardens, poultry farms while others use them for fishing.
07:50
07:50

Pader Councilors in Trouble Over Theft of LC Bicycles 2

It is alleged that the councilors connived with Santo Bado, the store keeper who is currently under police custody to access the bicycles.
07:27
07:27

Principal on the Run Over Alleged Misappropriation of UGX 200M

He however, says a day after they issued the directed Turyatemba vanished from his work place without trace.
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