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19:50
19:50

Uganda Wins 6th Inter-Parliamentary Netball Title 3 2

The combination of Central Youth MP, Sarah Babirye Kityo and Kasese Woman MP, Winfred Kiiza in the shooting circle put Uganda in an early lead from the start to the end of the match.
19:42
19:42

KCCA Extends Regularisation of Temporary Workers to 2020 1

KCCA Ag. Executive Director Andrew Kitaka told journalists Wednesday at City hall that they are working with the Public Service Commission to interview and validate staff on permanent terms by end December 2019.
19:07
19:07

Migrants Asked to Impart New Business Acumen to Kampala Slum Dwellers 1 3

Dr Antonio Querido, the Acting Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Uganda says extending an olive branch to host communities will eliminate the commonly stated sources of grievances between immigrants and host communities.
18:47
18:47

City Oilers Fall to Mozambique in Basketball African League FUBA 1

The Oilers lost in the first quarter 15-22 and second quarter 22-23. They, however, played a powerful third and fourth quarter to lead it 24-21 and 26-25 respectively, but this was in vain, thanks to the consistency of the Mozambique side.
18:46
18:46

Speaker Kadaga Demands List of Disciplined UPDF Soldiers torture 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has tasked the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces to present a list of its soldiers and officers who have been involved in misconduct and rights violations.
18:02
18:02

Makerere Staff Appeals Tribunal Lifts Dr Mushomi’s Four-Year Suspension George Turyamureeba 1 1 Top story

Dr Mushomi was among the 45 staff sacked by Makerere University in December last year by the institution’s Appointments Board, where he was charged on two counts of Assault at work and engaging in acts likely to endanger safety or life, contrary to provisions of the University’s Human Resources Manual.
17:15
17:15

Minister Mateke Rubbishes Links to Rwandan Attackers philemon mateke 1 1

The claim was repeated in a lengthy interview in which Oliver Nduhungirehe, the country’s State Minister for the East African Affairs, stated that the attackers had left phones at the scene showing contact with Mateke. The interview was published in the New Times Rwanda today, Wednesday, December 18, 2019.
16:07
16:07

Tooro People's Conference to Focus on Service Delivery

The conference will be held on 20th and 21st December at St. Paul's National Major Seminary, Kinyamasika in Fort Portal. It will be held under the theme ‘Governance and leadership for better service delivery.
15:52
15:52

MP Zaake Counter Accuses Prof Nawangwe of Harassing Him Makerere University 4 1

Zaake told the committee that he was only playing his role as a legislator when they interfaced with Nawangwe amidst obstruction from the chair who kept switching him off and differed his questions, saying they would be answered later.
14:42
14:42

Relatives of Killed LCIII Chairperson Storm Moroto District Headquarters UPDF 1

The Moroto LCV Chairperson, Andrew Napaja who addressed the angry mourners said that they are waiting for an official statement from the UPDF on the incident.
14:36
14:36

Mpigi Resorts to Mushroom Growing to Alleviate Poverty Among Youth 3 1

The Mpigi District Commercial Officer, Ronald Kazibwe and District Production Coordinator, Patrick Sserwadda told members of Mpigi town youth development project on Tuesday evening, that they zeroed in on mushroom growing after realizing that in addition to the increasing population, youths haven’t satisfactorily responded to government programs aimed at fighting poverty.
13:34
13:34

500 Victims of Amuru Revenge Attacks Seek Refuge at School 1

Raphael Oroma, the chairperson Pali Pali Clan says that they were forced to seek refuge at Palukere Primary School for fear of being attacked.
13:10
13:10

Missing Retired Army Officer Found Dead in Rukungiri

Nanoka says that police started to trace for him and on Tuesday the 17/12/2019 at around 6:30pm the deceased's body was found lying in Nyakahanga swamp in Rugoma cell.
12:35
12:35

Court Refers Dispute Between Arua Nurse Training School, Contractor to IGG 1

In a two hours failed mediation meeting between the two parties, Justice Oyuko directed the Inspectorate of Government to investigate why the governing council has ignored the directives by the PS to pay the contractor.
11:40
11:40

Refugees in Uganda Stuck in Debt, Danger and Despair- Report freedom of movement 1 Top story

People are getting into debt, they are skipping meals to save food, parents are selling off their daughters and asylum seekers are engaging in ‘survival sex’ to make ends meet, says a briefing note released by the Norwegian Refugee Council.
11:09
11:09

UWA Starts Eviction of 4,000 People from Matheniko- Bokora Wildlife Reserve

According to Charles Wilfred Okula, the warden Security and Law Enforcement Matheniko- Bokora wildlife reserve, the residents had encroached the protected area by 60.51 square kilometers.
10:37
10:37

Uganda Sets New Target as Efforts to End Trachoma by 2020 Fail Health Ministry

Dr. Gilbert Baayenda, the Programs Officer for Trachoma Control/ Elimination Program in the Health Ministry told URN on Tuesday that they are making final touches to eradicate trachoma from Uganda. He says that only three out of the initial 50 districts still have the prevalence of five percent of the entire population suffering from the disease.
07:16
07:16

Uganda Defeats Tanzania in Basketball, Volleyball Inter-Parliamentary Games 2 2

The Uganda women's volleyball team beat Tanzania in three straight sets which ended 25-14, 25-10 and 29-27, while the men's volleyball match ended 25-16, 25-09 and 25-15 in favor of Uganda.
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