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17:33
17:33

Govt Urged to Probe Flower Farm Poisoning legal aid project 2

Last week 82 workers were affected after they were reportedly forced to enter a green house owned by Royal Van Zanten within a few minutes of spraying chemicals. The women reportedly suffered skin and eye irritations, headaches, abdominal pain, vomiting and dizziness moments later.
17:30
17:30

Three Dead after Eating Piglet Carcass piglets

Peter Situma, the Kagadi District Disease Surveillance Officer, has confirmed the death, saying the health department is investigating the cause of the deaths.
16:32
16:32

Kitgum Hospital Struggles to Manage Sickle Cell Cases 2

Kitgum General Hospital started managing sickle cell patients earlier this year. The hospital manages an average of 15 children under 2 years with the disease and in need of blood transfusion weekly. At least 3 new cases in children between 0 and 2 years are diagnosed at the hospital weekly.
16:26
16:26

Court Isues Criminal Summons for Lwengo Politician eddie ssansa luwaga 2 1

Robert Ssempala, the Coordinator Human Rights Network for Journalists Uganda, which provides legal support to Nakawoya, said he is extremely disappointed that the case has dragged on.
16:01
16:01

Market Traders Storm Mayor's Office vendors eviction 1

Francis Byabagambi calmed down the vendors, saying council will decide the fate of the street vendors.
15:13
15:13

Mixed Reactions in Uganda as Trump Wins US Presidency barrack obama 6

Trump achieved one of the most doubtful victories in modern US history to ascend to the White House with 279 Electoral College votes. The republican nominee won Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Wisconsin and North Carolina, among other states to upset his main challenger Democrat Hillary Clinton whose count stands at 218 Electoral College votes.
13:25
13:25

President Museveni Congratulates Donald Trump 1 Top story

Republican candidate Donald trump emerged winner of the hotly contested presidential race with 279 electoral votes against 218 electoral votes held by his main challenger- Democrat Hillary Clinton.
12:58
12:58

3 Arrested for Dealing in Counterfeit Currency counterfeit money

The suspects are identified as Dorcus Akello, Molly Akullo together with her Husband identified only as Washington, all residents of Teso bar in Lira town.
11:57
11:57

Östersunds FK's Mukiibi Boosts Cranes Squad 2018 fifa world cup 1 Top story

Swedish based defender Ronald Mukiibi has arrived arrived to boost the Uganda Cranes squad ahead of a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier this weekend.
11:42
11:42

Kitgum Shooting Suspects Further Remanded 1

The suspects, some of them local council officials, were picked up by the Police Flying Squad following the shooting of Tony Olanya, a former employee of Uganda Revenue Authority and chairperson Kitgum District Public Accounts committee.
11:28
11:28

Govt to Regionalise National Ambulance Services ministry of health 1

Dr. Jane Aceng, the Health Minister says this will help government to formalise emergency medical service system in the country. According to the plan, all ambulances from the smaller health facilities will be withdrawn and positioned only at regional referral hospitals for proper management.
11:13
11:13

Vendors Abandon Mbarara Markets 2 1

Fred Kakuru is one of the vendors who abandoned Kiyanja market for street vending. Currently, Kakuru sells his merchandise at near Mbarara Independence Park. According to Kakuru, he opted for street vending since business wasnt doing well in the market.
11:06
11:06

Govt to Reopen Palorinya Resettlement Centre as Refugee Crisis Worsens

The development days after a report by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees-UNHCR indicated that Uganda now records up to 2,400 new arrivals every day as thousands continue running away from the South Sudans conflict, which has spawned one of the worlds biggest humanitarian crises in the world.
10:54
10:54

Gulu Wants Stadium In Honour of Gen. Oketta 1

District councillors in Gulu have resolved to honour Major General Julius Oketta with a demonstration farm that would promote modern agriculture in the region. They also want government to construct a national stadium in Amuru district where he was born to keep his memory living.
10:35
10:35

Ex-Robbery Convict in Special Police Operations 1

The ex-convict is now a key player in the Police Special operations Unit at the Kampala Central Police Station CPS.
09:30
09:30

Arua Forestry Officer In Trouble For Authoriising Illegal Lumbering 2

Edison Adiribo Gestive, the Arua District Forestry Officer dismisses the accusations as witch-hunt, saying they were only thinning the teak trees to allow them grow better.
07:54
07:54

Makerere Staff Ignore Directive to Return Vehicles uganda police force 1

Ritah Namisango, the Makerere University spokesperson, declined to comment on the matter, saying the institution will be in position to give a substantive report regarding the vehicles by close of business later today.
07:28
07:28

13 Arua Students held for Theft and Malicious Damage

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Spokesperson, says the arrest of the students follows the break-in into the school store in October where 7 tables and several food items were stolen.
07:00
07:00

Makerere Lecturers Appeal to Public to Support their Cause government 2 1

On Tuesday, the MUASA executive led by its chairperson, Dr. Mohammed Kiggundu Musoke held a press conference at Makerere University Guest House and appealed to members of the public to join their struggle to have lasting solutions to the strikes at Makerere University.
06:31
06:31

Court Remands Makerere Students to Luzira buganda road court 1

The 4 Makerere University students who were arrested on Monday November 7 demonstrating over the reopening of their university and charged with holding unlawful assembly and inciting violence have been denied bail and remanded to Luzira Prison until November 17.
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