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19:03
19:03

Accident Claims Two Toddlers in Sironko

According to police, the driver of the vehicle identified as Jackson Mafabi was reversing when he knocked the toddlers. John Robert Tukei, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says Mafabi is locked up as investigations into the accident continue.
18:14
18:14

Absa Uganda Receives License from Bank of Uganda Absa bank Uganda 1

BOU Deputy Governor Dr Louis Kasekende said the central bank is pleased to confirm that effective today, what was previously known as Barclays Bank Uganda will become Absa Bank Uganda.
16:54
16:54

Schools Decry Fees Defaulters as Senior Six Exams Kick off 2 5

Moses Buyela, the Head Teacher Mbale Secondary School in Mbale said over 30 candidates have been allowed to sit their examinations without clearing school dues.
16:40
16:40

Amuru Sub County Gets UGX 80M Piped Water Project 2 1

Tanks with a capacity of 60,000 litres of water will be installed in Amuru trading Centre to supply water to households, public institutions and business entities in the neighbouring communities.
15:51
15:51

Uganda Airlines Completes Maiden Flight to Mombasa 1

Mombasa is particularly important destination for business people in Uganda. Three quarters of goods destined for Uganda dock at Mombasa. Many business people fly there whenever their goods dock or have a problem to sort. The coast if also an important tourist destination for Ugandans
15:49
15:49

Police Investigate Theft at Kagadi General Hospital Security guards 2

Hadali Kosayi, the officer in charge of Kagadi central Police Station said the thugs stole 10 computers, 2 power Backups and 2 projectors from the administration block of Kagadi general hospital.
15:34
15:34

Gulu Offers Land for Construction of Regional Industrial Hub State House 3

The industrial hub project will provide vocational skills training including carpentry and joinery tailoring, shoemaking, stone cutting, bakery, craftsmanship and hairdressing specifically for the youths from the eight districts of Acholi and parts of West Nile Sub Region.
15:14
15:14

Police Brutality Prompts FDC NEC Meeting Democratic Change 2 1 Top story

The party Spokesperson, Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda told journalists this morning at their party headquarters in Kampala that the 86 member committee headed by the party President, Patrick Amuriat Oboi will convene at the party headquarters on Friday this week.
15:08
15:08

Kigezi Diocese Kampala Chapter Non Tribal - Bishop Bagamuhunda 4 1

Reverend Erasmus Turyatunga, the Diocesan Secretary of the Diocese of Kigezi says the Fellowship embraces other ethnic groups and friends of Kigezi despite highlighting lots of issues in the mother diocese in Kabale.
14:42
14:42

Rules Committee to Summon Prof Nawangwe Makerere university 1

Zaake is accused of insulting Nawangwe when he appeared before the Committee on Education and Sports on Wednesday during the inquiry into the Makerere University strike.
13:25
13:25

Diocese of Kigezi Celebrates 55 Years of Runyankole - Rukiga Bible Translation 2 1

Arrival of the translation ended years of struggle faced om evangelization of Bakiga Communities using Luganda and Lunyoro – Lutoro Bible versions.
12:48
12:48

Invigilators Fail to Show Up for UACE Exams 1

At some centres which URN reporter visited like; Lake Side College, Luzira, invigilators had not arrived at the school 9:50 a.m. At uphill college in Nakawa examinations had to delay up to almost 10:00 due to late arrival of invigilators.
11:41
11:41

Kirabo: The Little Known Face of the Makerere Fees Increment Strike Makerere University 4 3 Top story

Kirabo went to Kampala Kindergarten for nursery and Kampala Parents before switching to City Parents Primary School in Nakulabye, where she sat her Primary Leaving Examinations and obtained 8 aggregates in 2009.
11:32
11:32

Speaker Kadaga Advocates for Tree Planting at all Public Gatherings parliament 1 1

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has advocated for tree planting at every public or social gathering as a way of mitigating the adverse effects of climate change.
11:15
11:15

Post Bank Gets New Managing Director 1

Kakeeto has been heading Kololo-headquartered Orient bank for the four and half years and is credited for turning the bank profitable.
11:05
11:05

Kidnappers Demand UGX 6m Ransom

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region police spokesperson, says the minor was kidnapped on November 8th, 2019. He says the minor’s mother; Elizabeth Akacungurwa reported the kidnap of her child the same day
11:00
11:00

Egypt Wins 3x3 Basketball Africa Cup fiba 1

Egyptian men and women on Sunday night stopped Democratic Republic of Congo and Mali respectively to win the FIBA 3X3 Basketball Africa Cup in Kampala.
10:43
10:43

Early Rains Delays Delivery of UACE Exams UNEB

Hajji Buwembo, the head teacher of Kakungulu Memorial School says that they to improvise transport means to pick up the examination papers. "Due to the morning rains there was a lot of traffic jam and many of us had to improvise and use Boda boda to pick out examinations," he said.
07:26
07:26

Grieving Death Of Ten Students A Year After Rakai School Fire delayed justice 4 3 Top story

Nabasaji, a resident of Kalisizo Town Council in Kyotera district, says the delayed trial of the suspects has denied them justice.
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