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21:47
21:47

Controversy Over Renaming Parliament Institute After Speaker Kadaga 1 3 Top story

Eragu Veronica Bichetero, the Kaberamaido County MP who presented the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee report, said it is the considered opinion of the committee that the Bill be passed as it is without renaming it.
20:50
20:50

Mbarara City Overcomes KCCA in Thrilling Encounter Football Club 1 1

Swalik Bebe sealed KCCA’s fate when he netted the second goal for Mbarara FC in the 71st minute sending the home crowd in excitement. Goals from Ibrahim Orit and Swalik Bebe were to hand Mbarara city FC a home win.
20:18
20:18

Kasese MPs Demand Justice, Mumbere's Release Rwenzururu 4

Legislators from Kasese district have today demanded that President Yoweri Museveni and his government should deliver justice to their constituents and victims of the attack on the Rwenzururu palace in 2016.
19:31
19:31

Swellings Of Mobile Phone Batteries Spell Danger For Users Safe Boda 5 1 Top story

The lead technician, Abdallah Yiga, says the phones are brought when they are at the brink of explosion in exceptional cases due to swollen batteries.
19:17
19:17

One Arrested As Security Probes Illegal Youths Recruitment into G7 Group State House 1 3

A source in Police told URN on condition of anonymity that Otim was part of the FDC team that is currently in Lango sub region distributing petition forms to voters to drag President Yoweri Museveni to the International Criminal Court.
18:57
18:57

Martha Karua to Uganda Women- Fight for your Space 4 1 Top story

Karua, who also served as a High court advocate, legislator and Justice Minister in Kenya, says women need to appreciate that they live in a patriarchy society where men are fronted beyond women and hence need to fight for space.
18:44
18:44

EU Asks For Expeditious Trial of Rwenzururu Royal Guards European Union 2

Their arrest followed an attack on Buhikira Royal Palace, the seat of the Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere by security agencies on November 27, 2016. The attack saw more than 100 people dead.
18:23
18:23

Edrine K: Kasese’s Phenomenal Teen Gender, Girl-Child Rights’ Activist Human Rights 8 7 Top story

Edrine Kusemerewa, who goes by the stage name of Edrine K is a song writer, singer and a Gender and Women’s rights activist. Born of Yeres Kyakimwa, a food vendor in Kisanga Market and Seith Kazige, a social worker, Edrine is the fifth born from a family of ten.
16:36
16:36

UWA Translocating New Species to Pian- Upe Reserve giraffes in uganda 1 2

Bashir Hangi, the Manager Communication at UWA says they have translocated 15 giraffes and 92 impalas from Murchison Falls to the reserve to boost its capacity in tourist attraction.
16:23
16:23

Tribunal Halts Termination of Nyamabuye Hydropower Investor’s License 1

In July 2019, ERA issued a license revocation notice to the company saying it “was unlikely to fulfil its obligations under the license”. ERA gave the company 45-days to show cause why the license shouldn’t be revoked.
16:14
16:14

Lands Minister Reinstates 600 People Evicted from their Land 5 2 Top story

During the meeting, Charles Kiwanuka Kigggundu, the LC I chairperson of Nkwale Village told the minister that only less than 200 of the 600 residents from his village remained after the eviction.
16:12
16:12

Bobi Wine to Start Nationwide Consultations for 2021 People power 1 4

According to Bobi Wine, the electoral laws allow him to start mobilization 12 months to the elections. He says that he is preparing to write to the Electoral Commission to inform them about his plans.
15:02
15:02

Bodies of Water Experts Still Missing Charles Komakech 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Pegion police spokesperson, says the two were using a canoe to test the water when it capsized. The canoe owner identified as Douglas Omona, a resident of Angagura trading center and his colleague, Simon Otinga from Atanga Sub County survived the accident.
14:42
14:42

Gov't Releases UGX 15m For Table Tennis Championships

Government through National Council of Sports has released shillings 15million to facilitate the hosting of the Table Tennis Regional Championships.
14:09
14:09

Nile Breweries Website Hacked, Asked to Produce Beer in 24hrs 1

In a disguised voice, the hacker sounds the demand: “I have gone through your servers and discovered you have been sitting on beer formula. So here’s my demand: produce the beer immediately or the formula goes public. You have 24 hours.”
11:50
11:50

Ggita Declines to Hand Over Management of Wandegeya Market to KCCA Jonathan Ggita 2 2

The team from the Directorate of Gender and from revenue collection was appointed on 15th November. It was supposed to start work on Monday until KCCA conducts elections.
11:38
11:38

UNRA on Spot Over Lack of Drainage System on Kasese- Mbarara Road Kasese District 4

These days whenever it rains, the road floods to the extent that it even stops traffic especially at Kahendero and Kiteso. At Kiteso, the water run offs burst the culverts erected there and find their way into Railway Health Centre II. Now, Didas Baluku, a resident of Kidodo Cell of Railway Ward in Kasese municipality says this state of affairs could be an indicator that someone at UNRA slept on the job by failing to adequately prepare for the flow of water past the road.
11:22
11:22

No Salary Enhancement Until After 2021 General Elections-Muhakanizi 1

Muhakanizi explains that; “there is no fiscal space to accommodate the above funding requirement for salary enhancement in the budget for FY 2020/2021. Given the above circumstances, the proposed salary enhancement should be postponed until after the General Elections in 2021.
11:00
11:00

Lamwo Struggles to Recover UGX 800 Million YLP Funds 1

The Lamwo Senior Community Development Officer Robert Okumu reveals that since inception of the YLP program in the 2014/2015 financial year to date, the district has received 1.47 billion shillings that was subsequently disbursed to 199 youth groups.
10:34
10:34

Family, Kapchorwa District Leaders Feud Over Ownership of Municipal Stadium Land 3 1

According to a suit filed by their lawyers Nyote and Co. Advocates on behalf of Abdul Salam and Jafar Chepiskor, they accuse the municipal council for occupying 30 acres of land.
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