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18:49
18:49

Amuru Youth Shun LDU Recruitment Exercise 2 1

Amuru district posted just 90 personnel while Nwoya posted 56 qualified recruits only. The army had sought to recruit 300 personnel from the two districts to boost maintenance of security among communities there. However, fewer than the targeted number has turned up for the exercise taking place at Amuru district headquarters in Otwee.
18:23
18:23

Gen. Tumwine, Kayihura Implicated in Gomba Evictions gen. elly tumwine 4 1

Security Minister Gen. Elly Tumwine and the former Inspector General of Police Gen. Kale Kayihura have been named in the Gomba land evictions that left 25,000 families homeless.
18:00
18:00

LRA Victims Seek Collective Compensation from ICC 3 1

The court has so far ordered 10 Million US dollar reparations award to victims in the case of former Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga. Lubanga is challenging the amount describing it as excessive adding that the eligibility of several victims to receive the reparations are also questionable.
17:16
17:16

Brian Isiko Granted Bail sylvia rwabwogo 1 1

After the court proceedings, Isikos mother Rachael Nakamya pleaded with well-wishers to help her raise the 1 million shillings bail money for her son because she could not afford.
17:01
17:01

Gov't Quarter One Revenues Above Target – Muhankanzi 3 1

According to Muhakanizi, in July and August revenues were above target at about 149 billion shillings. He says their challenge was inability to hit their borrowing target in the domestic market.
16:48
16:48

Museveni Donates UGX 500M to Owino Vendors 1

He promised to donate Shillings 10 million to each small association once documents are submitted to his office. The rally in the old taxi park was the second following another at Nakasero market on Friday morning.
16:35
16:35

UPDF Commander Asks Illegal Rwandan Immigrants to Leave fishing 5 1

During a meeting with residents at Kiyindi landing site mid this week, Lt. Katagira noted that their investigations show that several Rwandan nationals come as visitors to the landing site and never return to their country.
16:23
16:23

Muhakanizi: We Shall Advise Gov't on Agency Mergers 1 1

According to Muhakanizi, restructuring of government agencies should not be for the sake of it but to improve efficiency, effectiveness and service delivery.
15:29
15:29

Buvuma Traffic Officers On the Spot for Money Extortion bribe 1 1

URN reporter saw a traffic officer identified as Ouma stopping a boda-boda cyclist, Peter Isabirye, and demanding 2,000 shillings.
15:08
15:08

Forget Refund of Mobile Money Tax – Muhakanizi 3 1

Muhakanizi, while responding to a question as to whether government will refund part of the mobile money paid in the beginning, says that expectation should be swept aside because the money has already been spend, legally.
14:28
14:28

Gov't Releases UGX 4.1 Trillion for Quarter Two 3 1

Muhakanizi says with release of funds for wages, salaries and pensions, there is no reason for accounting officers not paying civil servants and pensioners by the 28th of the month.
13:52
13:52

Kiyindi Fishermen Reject New Tax local leaders 1 5

Godfrey Muhumuza, a fisherman says that apart from the new tax, they are required to pay the boat license fee of 350,000 per year and docking fee of 12,000 per month.
13:20
13:20

Robbers Attack Sembabule Teacher hospitalised 1

Keneth Tumwesigye the head teacher of Lwemiyaga primary school, in Lwemiyaga sub county in Sembabule district is nursing wounds after unidentified robbers attacked him and robed his car toyato premio registration number UAQ 250Y.
12:48
12:48

JICA to Upgrade Gulu Hospital 2 1

Japanese engineers are currently laying the architectural groundwork of the project in consultation with Gulu district local government.
12:22
12:22

Saleh Rejects Fort Portal OWC Priority Projects salim saleh 3

These included construction of a manure plant in Kiteere East Division Fort Portal, funding of SACCOs, supporting the municipality with more money so as to enable it have good roads and other infrastructure, and construction of a tourism market.
11:45
11:45

Unfulfilled Presidential Pledges Irk Lango Residents, Leaders nrm party 4

Some of the notable pledges yet to be fulfilled include tarmacking of the 256km highway stretching from Rwekunye, Masindi Port through Apac and Lira up to Kitgum town, construction of Lango Palace, establishment of a livestock multiplication stock farm in Otuke district, and rehabilitation of defunct spinning Mil factory in Lira town.
11:31
11:31

How Katerega, Kalungi Were Linked to Kirumira Assassination home 1

A call print out from the mystery number also showed that, the same number would call another person each time they spoke with Nalinya. This particular number was traced to the assassination scene in Bulenga in Wakiso District. CMI operatives then began trying to figure out the owners of the phone numbers that were switched off.
11:14
11:14

Oyam Town Clerk in Trouble over Abuse of Office oyam district 1

CAO Ajwang said she had previously mediated the conflict between Apio and Oyam town council leadership.
10:31
10:31

Defense: Ongwen Using Detention For Personal Development team 1 2 Top story

His lead lawyer, Crispus Ayena Odongo describes the former warlord as a fast learner, saying he has used his time in custody to learn English and is now pursuing music. According to Ayena, Ogwen can now comfortably communicate with his defense team in English without any interpreter, which shows his learning capacity.
07:30
07:30

Court Sets Monday For Kasese Split Injunction Application Hearing mrk advocates

On 24th September, James Kibaya Kiholhoka and Joash Kule Kyanakyanyonyi petitioned the High Court seeking an interim order to restrain the district council from deliberating on the motion to split Kasese district into four.
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