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21:50
21:50

Butime Faults Kabarole CAO for District Woes leader 1 1 Top story

According to Butime, while the CAO is overall head of all administrative units in the district, he was shocked when people started reporting cases of financial mismanagement, increasing crime rate and poor road network directly to him.
20:43
20:43

Government Launches Rotavirus Vaccination rotavirus vaccine 2 2

The Health Minister, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng, says the vaccine will be freely available for children under five-years of age in all government health facilities across the country.
20:05
20:05

African Negotiators Tipped On Water Resources Conflicts 4 1

The growing population, climate change, water for irrigation combined with desire for electricity generation are new challenges to negotiators around transboundary water resources in Africa like elsewhere in the World.The Global Water Partnership says the first step is to train African lawyers, water officers and diplomats on international Water Law.
19:46
19:46

Joseph Etima: The Silent, Humble Achiever 1

Etima is credited for many reforms that have seen Uganda Prisons Service emerge as a respectable correctional institution nationally and internationally. These include, among others, humane treatment of prisoners, improving the wellbeing of prisoners, education and skills training of prisoners, economic empowerment of prisoners, amongst others.
19:40
19:40

Health Ministry to Launch National Physical Activity Day ministry of health 1 1

Health Ministry officials will equip members of the public with information about the importance of physical activities in non-communicable diseases prevention and control during the launch of the initiative.
19:04
19:04

Female Speakers Petition Kadaga Over Killings, Kidnaps security managemnet 2 1

Resty Nakawungu the Kalangala Sistrict Speaker said women movements in the communities have changed, adding although people are still vigilant, a lot needs to be done by Government.
16:48
16:48

Thugs Kill Businessman in Kireka 1

Wycliffe Mugume, a resident of Kamuli C Kireka zone, was attacked by unknown thugs on Tuesday as he was going to Kireka Farmers Market to buy bananas.
16:28
16:28

Over 200 Police Officers Miss Out on Manpower Audit region 1

However, a reliable source in the Professional Standards Unit PSU which is conducting the man power audit, says about 232 police officers from Kampala and its neighborhood have been left out.
16:24
16:24

Kole Leaders On the Spot for Mismanaging Road Funds kole district 2

Kole South MP, Peter Ocen has questioned how the money was spent since all the roads claimed to have been working on are still in a poor state.
16:17
16:17

Chief Justice Needs More Powers - Justice Kasule uganda 3 1 Top story

Justice Kasule argued that the Chief Justices powers are capped in the bill which was endorsed by cabinet early this year because he has to consult before making decisions. For instance, he pointed out, that the power to appoint or discipline judicial officers is vested in the judicial service commission.
15:46
15:46

Mukono DP Reunion On-Mao police 1 Top story

According to Mao, it was the unanimous decision of the party leadership and Mukono District DP executive that the reunion proceeds as planned. He says the party has supported Nambooze since her arrest and continues to fight for her rights.
14:24
14:24

Cabinet Approves Oil and Gas Local Content Policy 2

The government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo further noted that the policy will require foreign companies with mega contracts in the oil sector to subcontract at least 40 percent of the tasks to the local companies. It will also facilitate technology transfer as well as research and development in the sector
14:11
14:11

Government Launches New Rotavirus Vaccine buikwe

An estimated 450,000 children under five years of age die each year from vaccine-preventable rotavirus infections. Diarrhoea is among the top ten causes of morbidity in Uganda, with the highly contagious rotavirus being responsible for about 40 percent of all diarrheal cases.
13:55
13:55

Woman Kidnaps Two Children from Makindye kidnap cases 1

The Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says the kidnappers are demanding for a ransom of Shillings 5million.
13:52
13:52

Prisons Service on High Alert as Country Mourns Etima 1

The spokesperson of Uganda Prisons Service Frank Baine reluctantly explained that the order means that although the prisons fraternity would be mourning the passing on of Etima, they should not lower their guard and remain alert.
13:36
13:36

Ibanda Records Officer Arrested for Extortion 1

Warren Tuhame is accused of illegally extorting money from job applicants and promising to help them secure jobs in Ibanda district local government and town council.
13:24
13:24

Fresh Protests Reported at Migingo Island lake victoria

Its reported that Ugandan officers based in the island said the Kenyan government had no power to establish a school in Migingo before consulting with the Ugandan government. Ugandan authorities reportedly argued that allowing Kenyans to establish a school in the Island tantamount to surrendering its ownership to Kenya.
13:02
13:02

Suspected Thief Shot Dead at Bushenyi Fuel Station police 1

Martial Tumusiime, the Greater Bushenyi Region Police spokesperson, says the deceaseds body is lying at Kitagata hospital in Sheema district awaiting postmortem.
12:33
12:33

Mpondwe Town Council Faulted over Garbage Collection 4 1

Sylvester Mapoze, the LCIII Chairperson Mpondwe Lhubiriha Town Council, says that much as the town is committed to cleaning up the town, there is no way it can be done when all the garbage trucks broke down.
12:02
12:02

Museveni Has Performed Well on Economic Growth-Ggoobi world bank 2 1

The study shows that Museveni, who has been in power since 1986, is ranked number 12 on the list of 46 leaders who have individually had a positive economic growth effect in their respective countries.
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