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21:02
21:02

New Nursing and Midwifery School Opens in Kaabong District 4

Kaabong Nursing and Midwifery College, officially launched today at a ceremony officiated by the area Resident District Commissioner, John Rex Achilla becomes the only government Nursing School in Karamoja. It brings to two, the total number of nursing schools in the region after Matany which is under the missionary foundation of Moroto Catholic Diocese.
20:33
20:33

Dunamiscoins Scam Victims Seek Compensation from Government money lending 1 4

Records indicate that more than 1,000 customers from around the country had deposited money ranging from one million to 800 million Shillings, upon being promised a 40 per cent return on investment. At the time of its closure, the company had collected an estimated 10 billion Shillings from the public.
19:29
19:29

Mumbere's Wife Returns to Kasese Three Years After Palace Attack Rwenzururu Kingdom 5 4

As early as 8:00 am thousands of subjects had lined up along the Kasese-Fort Portal high way to welcome Ithungu. A number of young people could not hide their joy as they danced all through the afternoon waiting for Ithungu
19:11
19:11

96 UAE-Bound Ugandan Girls Intercepted in Kenya

The girls aged between 14 to 18 years were intercepted at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, where they were due to board their next flight to the emirates. The girls believed to be from Napak district in Karamoja sub-region were subsequently handed over to Ugandan authorities in Busia.
18:33
18:33

From LRA Jungle to Mak; A Former Child Soldier’s Graduation Ordeal leadership 1 4

Born January 14, 1995, at St Joseph Hospital Kitgum Mission to Christine Apiyo a nurse and George Oluma, a politician and ex-soldier, Obedgiu studied at Mbuya Nursery School and later went to Kitgum boys for the primary one and two before moving to ABC Primary School in Rackoko, Pader district.
18:10
18:10

Government Gazettes KCCA Amendment Act 2020 1 1

The amendment first introduced before parliament in 2015 was passed in August 2019 and assented by President Museveni December.
16:57
16:57

Ntungamo Speaker Pepper Sprayed Ahead of Council Meeting Denis Singahache 3 1 Top story

The attack came shortly after the disappearance of the keys to the district administration block, which left hundreds of officers stranded for several hours on Wednesday morning.
16:48
16:48

Stalled Osu Bridge Angers Arua Residents 3 3

The bridge that links Arua town to Terego and Lower Ayivu County was contracted to KG Adubango Construction Company at a cost of 340 million shillings with funding from Uganda Road Fund. The construction works were commissioned in March 2019 but suddenly stopped in August leaving the local residents stranded.
15:24
15:24

Avit Travel Manager Arrested for Conning Pilgrims 1 1

It is alleged that in December 2019, Namulanda went to several Catholic churches and duped Christians that she has a contract take members of the Catholic Church to Israel for a pilgrimage.
14:44
14:44

Filthy Drainage Channels Irk Arua Municipality Residents Arua Municipality. 3 2

Some of the drainage channels are bushy and blocked with plastic water bottles and polythene bags making it hard for wastewater to flow easily.
14:37
14:37

Ntungamo Employees Stranded As Keys Go Missing Denis Singahache 1 3

The LC V Chairperson, Denis Singahache, says he that he was told that the messenger delivered the keys to the police station but they wouldn’t be traced this morning.
14:14
14:14

UGX 20b Challenge Fund for Youth Employment Launched 1 2

Gerrit Ribbink, the senior consultant entrepreneur told reporters on Wednesday that the fund targets sizeable projects that are able to create at least 250 jobs. Also, the company or organization applying must be able to fund 50 per cent of its total project and then the fund can take care of the reminder.
12:28
12:28

Archbishop Unhappy With Absence of Church Contributions to UCU 1 1 Top story

The University which replaced the historic Bishop Tucker Theological College, a renowned training institution for clergy, operates from its main campus in Mukono with several study centres across the country. It offers more than 70 diploma, bachelors, masters and PhD study programs.
12:02
12:02

High Defilement Rates Worry Busia Leaders 4

According to Lule, most of the girls were defiled by married men who are above 30 years. He attributes the rise to parental negligence mainly during the festive season where young girls were left to roam around without any supervision.
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11:15

MPs Demand Land Fund Utilisation Report From Minister uganda land fund 3 4

Bubulo West MP, Rose Mutonyi says that the lands ministry should provide the number of beneficiaries already compensated and those demanding payment.
10:50
10:50

Fears of Famine As Mubuku Water Levels Reduce River Sebwe 5 3 Top story

Edward Tusiime, one of the farmers benefiting from Mubuku Irrigation scheme, says during the dry spell the water is very low. He says the increase of human activities on the upper stream especially sand mining, indicates that the worst is yet to come. But today the main purpose cannot be achieved as the waters in the river continue to go down.
07:43
07:43

Leaders Split over Annexation of Dabani Sub County to Busia Municipality 5

Last week, Busia municipal council resolved to annex the entire Dabani Sub County, Buchicha parish in Sikuda sub-county and Mawero parish in Buteba sub-county to the municipality. They argued that if the sub-county which has 56 villages is annexed it will ease access to services.
07:36
07:36

Pupil Wanted for Stabbing his Friend to Death Over Girl

The two are said to have clashed when the deceased confronted the suspect, whose identity has been withheld because he is a minor accusing him of dating his girlfriend. It is alleged that the suspect picked up a knife and stabbed the deceased in the chest during the ensuing brawl.
07:13
07:13

Aggrieved Students Threaten to Torch IUIU Buildings Academic Registrar 1 1

They warn that unless the situation changes within two weeks’ time they will torch university buildings. “For us International students we pay a lot of money. We shall show them in two weeks what it means to respect students as partners,” reads the letter.
06:55
06:55

Mitooma District Names Committee to Investigate Kanshenshero Town Clerk Investigations 3 1 Top story

Sylvester Tumukurate, the Acting Mitooma District LC V Chairperson, says the committee will investigate among other issues the alleged removal of the town engineer as a signatory on the road funds account, the double receipt of funds disbursed, failure to pay Ex-gratia to local council one chairpersons and provide accountability for the 2017/18 financial year.
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