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21:20
21:20

8 FDC Youth Arrested In Namboole National Stadium 1

They were picked up by police deployed at the Stadium to prevent the opposition from holding their planned meeting there at about 2PM, several hours after Police broke FDC procession to the city center at Kireka.
20:40
20:40

Court Bailiffs Impound Gov't Vehicle Distributing PLE Exams in Gulu 1 1

The Pick-Up Double Cabin registration number LG-001117 attached to the Town Clerk`s office was the only vehicle transporting papers to thirty examination Centers within the municipality.
19:55
19:55

Hospitals Face Termination By Insurance Companies Over Fraud insurance fraud 1 Top story

In a letter to customers last Friday on 1 November 2019, Jubilee Insurance said it was terminating services of 23 hospitals from Kampala and surrounding areas.
19:32
19:32

Only Museveni Can Unlock Health Insurance Standoff - Dr. Runumi Ministry of Health 4 1 Top story

He says the ministry of health had by 2015 collected evidence for introduction of health insurance but the efforts were frustrated by politicians.
19:29
19:29

Delays in Kampala Schools as PLE Start area 2 4

At Kisuule Nursery & Primary School, Bukoto, papers were received at exactly 8:10 a.m. by Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) scouts and supervisors in the absence of invigilators. There were still no invigilators at the school after 9 a.m., sending the administrators into a panic.
19:19
19:19

NWSC Asks Customers to Practice Rainwater Tank Cleaning 4 1

Eng. Muhwezi says the Chlorine used by National Water and Sewerage Corporation to treat the water depreciates with time as the water mixes with impurities along the transport network and the customer’s home storage system.
19:00
19:00

Kasese Assistant Chief Administrative Officer Dies

Kabugho added that Asaba was even at church on Sunday only to relapse in last night and was rushed to Kilembe Hospital where he died this afternoon. Kabugho says the district has lost a very committed man who diligently served all people irrespective of their ethnicity.
18:44
18:44

UNEB Disowns Social Media PLE Papers school 1 3 Top story

Our reporter accessed the fake papers and compared them with the papers done on Monday but none of the numbers were similar. The UNEB Executive Secretary, Dan N. Odong has those behind the fake papers that they risk arrest.
18:32
18:32

One Questioned for Allegedly Tampering with PLE papers 3

The Katonga Region police spokesperson, Joseph Turya, says Musisi Mutumba was held for questioning following complaints raised by the management of Mpigi UMEA primary school in Mpigi town council.
18:15
18:15

Kamutur Hit By Water Scarcity 4 2

Currently, residents depend on water from Sironko River, which separates Bukedea from Bulambuli district and swamps. However, the water is Sironko River is dirty and brown due to flooding.
17:42
17:42

Kwania Receives Ugx 900m for Community Projects OPM 1

Since 2016, some 91 community livelihood projects have been funded and 25 community access roads opened through intensive public labour scheme to boost individual income at household level.
16:12
16:12

Police Brutality; Journalists, Police Clash Again in Kampala Journalists protest 1 6

The Uganda Police on Monday morning foiled a procession by Journalists aimed at Petitioning the Inspector General of Police, on Police brutality towards the media.
16:06
16:06

Masaza Cup: Gomba FC to Stop Hiring Players 3 1

Kalule Ssengo says that although it is a fact that sports has of recent become more commercialized and a serious source of income, but at the level of Masaza cup it should be more centered on helping people of a particular area to see their talents develop.
15:21
15:21

Tear Gas Rocks Kireka as Police Battle FDC Supporters 1 1 Top story

The FDC party leaders some of them on foot and vehicles soldiered on attracting crowds, which prompted police to use tear gas and live bullets to stop them. This led to running battles between police and the FDC party members whose numbers kept growing.
15:07
15:07

Power Outages to Continue in Northern Region - Umeme Manager UMEME limited 3 7

However Tom Awuzu, the Gulu Region Area Manager for Umeme told the leaders that the problem will still persist because the problems including a single power distribution source, vandalism of electric equipment and harsh weather are beyond their control.
14:01
14:01

Rukungiri Accident Claims Three

According to Bannet Atwijukyire, the Officer-in-charge of traffic at Rukungiri police station, the women were returning to their homes from overnight prayers from one of the churches in Rukungiri town.
14:00
14:00

P7 Candidate Dies in Examination Room in Bududa

David Kitutu, the school head teacher said the deceased’s parents had informed him earlier that the child was suffering from malaria but was not treated as parents sought divine intervention for her recovery. Kitutu said that Kakayi collapsed as soon as she started the mathematics paper.
13:46
13:46

New Study Cautions against Reliance on Pesticides to Fight Fall Armyworm 1

Scientists at Centre for Agricultural and Bioscience International are instead recommending the use of more environmentally sustainable biological controls through Integrated Pest Management (IPM).
12:04
12:04

Personal Care Products Poisoning Water Bodies, Killing Humans-UNEP 1 Top story

Between 60 to 90 per cent of the litter is made up of plastic from shampoos, soap, toothpaste, eyeliners, lip gloss, deodorants, sunblock sticks, as well as cigarette butts, bags, and food and beverage containers.
11:10
11:10

35-Year-Old Woman Sits PLE in Fort Portal Angelica Kabasita 1

She says she was forced to go back to school last year and start from primary six where she had dropped out from after her workmates turned her into a laughingstock that she was the most illiterate person in their circle. She says she was also tormented by her inability to express herself in the English Language.
Nov 2019 22 results