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21:31
21:31

MUBS Dons Lay Down Tools over Salary Discrepancies 4

Dr Isaac Magoola, the MUBS Academic Staff Association chairperson says that staffs want several demands addressed by both the institution and government, without which they are unwilling to return to work.
21:08
21:08

BOU to Waive Collateral Security on Agriculture Loan bank of uganda 1

Dr Rosette Bamwine, a senior principal banking officer and head agricultural credit facility Section at Bank of Uganda says the collateral free loan will be introduced to cater for small scale farmers who have been complaining of lack of collateral security.
20:09
20:09

Silverbacks to Camp in Turkey ahead of FIBA World Cup Qualifiers 1

The silverbacks finished 2nd in group comprising of Nigeria, Mali and Rwanda at the FIBA World Cup qualifiers Africa first round held in Bamako, Mali early this year in February.
19:59
19:59

Lira District Human Resource Manager Released on Bond uganda police force 1

Akide is the third Lira district civil servant to be arrested in connection with the missing funds.Two of the Lira district top civil servants were held last week by the police including the district senior accounts assistant, Boniface Odora Olwa and Geoffrey Ebonga, the district chief finance officer.
19:45
19:45

UPDF Joins Fight Against Deforestation In Northern Uganda 4 1

Major Santos Okot Lapolo, the chairperson of Northern Uganda Joint Regional Security Committee says they resolved to co-opt the army after realizing that Police had been compromised by corruption.
18:28
18:28

MUBS Council Ask Prof Baryamureeba to Step Aside prof. baryamureeba 4 1

The Makerere University Business School MUBS governing council has asked the chairperson Prof. Venansius Baryamureeba, to step down for three months pending investigations into the recent rift between him and the institutions principal Prof. Wasswa Balunywa. The decision was preempted by a half day students and alumni demonstration at the institution premises where student demonstrators demanded for Prof. Baryamureebas resignation.
17:59
17:59

Chief Justice Tasks Security Agencies to Respect Court Decisions ciid

Katureebe said that it is paramount that security agencies follow procedure while making arrests since both security and the judiciary work towards administration of justice and good governance of the country.
17:25
17:25

Street Vendors Petition Speaker Over KCCA Harassment 2

Twegatte Vendors and Hawkers Development Association have today petitioned the Speaker of Parliament over mistreatment by Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA.
16:42
16:42

UNATU Wants Nursery Education Policy Revised 2

Philbert Baguma, the General Secretary of the union faults the education ministry for remaining silent the issues affecting pupils in nursery schools.
16:28
16:28

Cargo Truck Drivers Protest Illegal Detention in Gulu gulu district

Security in the region banned trade in logs of Afzelia Africana and Shea Nut trees after Parliament classified them as highly endangered and on verge of extinction. The resolution has been reinforced by a presidential directive banning trade in forest products in Northern Uganda to curb down deforestation.
16:20
16:20

Central Region Farmers Embrace Gov't Agriculture Insurance 1 3

The insurance, which covers both crops and livestock, provides a 50 percent subsidy to small-scale farmers and 30 percent to large-scale farmers as well as 80 percent subsidy to farmers in high risk and drought-prone areas.
16:09
16:09

BoU Maintains Lending Rate at 9 Percent 3 1

Delivering the Monetary Policy Statement for June 2018, Central Bank Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile said that in contrast with the assessment made in April, the BoU now assesses the risks to the inflation forecast to have moved to the upside.
16:02
16:02

Stella Nyanzi Arrested for Inciting Violence dr stella nyanzi 1

According to Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigire, Dr. Nyanzi was arrested for inciting violence.
16:01
16:01

Three Ugandans Receive 2018 Queen's Young Leaders Award

Bazil Mwota is recognized for helping farmers in his community to thrive by founding AgroDuuka, giving them to access information about market prices for produce in their region. Kasujjas award is based on her work, in creating secure online platforms for people to express their feelings and access free help from mental health professionals. Kasujja is a co-founder of Clear Yo Mind.
15:17
15:17

Community Vigilance Can Combat Kidnaps, Murder – MPs 5

Army MP Felix Kulayigye says that the country needs to go back to the basics of intelligence and security, to ensure that communities are empowered to detect and prevent crime. Kulayigye however adds that security agencies have an uphill task of restoring public confidence in agencies like the police and the army.
13:27
13:27

60 Arrested in Lugazi Police Operation arrested. 2 1

Alex Wabwire, the Lugazi District Police Commander, says police was prompted to mount an operation following rampant cases of robbery, house breaking and throwing of anonymous letters.
12:50
12:50

Abiriga Fracas Victim Dies After Operation 1

Medics say that Acidris liver was ruptured after he was hit with a live bullet at Anyafio village where angry youths were demonstrating shortly after the arrival of the body of the late Ibrahim Abiriga and his brother Saidi Kongo Butele.
12:30
12:30

Stray Dogs Pose Threat to Kalangala Residents goats 3

The dogs have reportedly bitten three people and killed up to 40 goats, rabbits and chicken in the areas of Kalaya, Mwena, Kizzi, Kibanga and Sango.
10:58
10:58

Man Arrested for Attempting to Steal Hospital Ambulance 1

Musasizi admitted to the crime saying they had come for the ambulance and a double cabin that belongs to the District Health Officer. He adds that the mission was to take the cars to Democratic Republic of Congo or other preferred destinations.
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