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20:01
20:01

UMEME Loses UGX 900m in Northern Uganda Power Outages lira district 4 1

The northern Uganda towns of Gulu, Lira and Kitgum, among others, have faced dire power outages in the recent past, mainly as a result of bush burning and vandalism. The notable affected areas by bush fire includes, Lira town, Puranga, Agweng in Lira district and Ibuje in Apac district among others.
19:54
19:54

Soldier Shoots Suspected Thief Dead security 1

The shooting occurred at 3 am when unidentified suspects broke into the home of Joseph Masiga and Pallorin Kansiime. Preliminary findings indicate when the neighbours heard the houses being broken into, they raised an alarm which attracted a soldier who was guarding at a nearby house.
18:37
18:37

Mak Staff Reject Nawangwe's Directive to Call off Strike makerere university 1

On Tuesday, the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Barnabas Nawangwe invited all Heads of Units Academic and Administrative to an emergency meeting. This was followed by a circular from Andrew Abunyang, the institutions Director in- charge of Human Resources directing all staff to report to duty by 8:00 am on Wednesday.
18:36
18:36

Government: We Trust University Council To Handle Makerere Troubles makerere university 1 1

Government has said it is confident that the Makerere University council will be able to manage the chaos at the University before it gets out of hand.
18:30
18:30

Few Government Bills in Parliament 3

Dennis Obbo, the Spokesperson of the Lands, Housing and Urban Development Ministry, explains that the ministry is jointly processing the Uganda Land Commission Bill with the First Parliamentary Counsel, which drafts, reviews and publishes Bills for presentation to parliament.
18:06
18:06

Mak Students Condemn Arrests uganda police force 5 1

Students were on Wednesday blocked by police and military from holding their General Assembly to discuss the on-going sit-down strike by the university staff.
17:25
17:25

Opposition Rejects Administration of Parliament Amendment Bill fdc 3 1

The objective of the Bill is to amend the Administration of Parliament Act to allow for the election of Leader of Opposition following the nomination of at least three contenders by the leading opposition party. It also seeks to amend the method of choosing the party whips, choosing the deputy Leader of Opposition and whips.
14:08
14:08

UPDF Soldier Jailed for 80 Years for Murder army court martial

The 3rd Division Army Court Martial presided over by Lt. Col. Jackson Katongole passed the sentence after Okello pleaded guilty to the murder of four family members, all residents of Okut village, Alebtong district on December 12, 2018.
13:52
13:52

Police Lock Up Day Care Proprietor Over Death of Child 1

Mirembe was detained on Saturday when she went to record a statement at Katwe Police Station. In her statement, Mirembe says she has been in charge of Tendo since her mother left the country in 2017.
12:32
12:32

Security Blocks MAK Students from Accessing Freedom Square 1

The students leadership at Makerere University had called a General Assembly to discuss the ongoing standoff between the university management and staff, triggered by the suspension of leaders of staff associations.
12:27
12:27

Arua Municipality Chaos: Six Police Officers Charged with Neglect of Duty code of conduct 2 Top story

The officers, who appeared separately pleaded not guilty to the charges.
11:55
11:55

UPDF Soldier Pleads Guilty to Murdering His Brother alebtong

The soldier identified as Isaac Newton Okello, attached to the 3rd Division in Moroto district is charged for the murder of four family members, all residents of Okut village, Alebtong district on December 12, 2018.
11:23
11:23

Buhinga Primary School On the Spot over Extortion willy kintu muhanga 2

Last month, Francis Banyange a parent petitioned the office of the Kabarole Resident District Commissioner RDC, Stephen Asiimwe; the Mayor Fort Portal municipality, Rev Willy Kintu Muhanga; among others, arguing that there is extortion and misuse of funds at the government-owned school.
10:28
10:28

Masaka Municipal Councillors Divided over Lease of Cemetery Land 3

In a council meeting chaired by Masaka municipal speaker, Irene Nantongo, on Tuesday, the Masaka Municipal Physical Planner, Martin Kigozi, announced plans to issue sub-leases on a public cemetery land to the sitting tenants.
07:44
07:44

Uganda Road Fund Decries Under Funding

According to Namugera, in this financial year, they received 530 Billion Shillings and yet they needed One Trillion shillings for roads all over the country.
07:09
07:09

Makerere Guild Speaker Arrested Over Student's Assembly barnabas nawangwe 1 Top story

According to some students, Makerere Vice Chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe and his Personal Assistant Gordon Murangira were seen driving past the students in a private vehicle shortly before Kwagala was picked up.
07:03
07:03

Traffic Police Stuck With 20,000 Driving Permits traffic offences 1 1

The drivers are usually expected to pick the permits after making payments for express penalty tickets issued to them by traffic police. However, many of these tickets are never collected and are now piled up at traffic police offices.
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