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23:57
23:57

MPs Probe Delayed Completion of Lira Hospital Staff Housing Project 3 1

The 16 unit staff housing project was handed to M/S Block Technical Services on June 14, 2018. However, the works commenced on Ju;y 17, 2018 and was expected to be completed by January 17 2020.
23:36
23:36

75 More Ugandans Return from Southern Africa 4

Also, one male Ugandan, in excitement, prostrated before Nnam and Kasujja. He thereafter made 5 push ups before joining the queue to undergo screening and processing of for screening and processing of his travel documents inside the arrivals section.
22:02
22:02

Watoto Could Preserve Exterior of Kampala Road Building-Tourism Official Watoto church 1 4 Top story

Conservationists like Cross-Cultural Heritage Centre, (CCFU), Historic Resource Conservation Initiatives (HRCI) and Perfect Events Ltd, have called for the preservation of the Watoto Church Building built in the 1940s by the Indian businessman; Norman Godinho and housed Norman, the first Cinema hall in Kampala.
21:01
21:01

Suspected Cholera Kills 8 People in Kotido ministry of health 1

Another 46 people have been treated and discharged with similar symptoms, according to health authorities in the district. 11 of these are still receiving treatment at Kanawat and Kotido Health Centre IV where the district authorities have established treatment centres. However, the health ministry had not confirmed an outbreak of Cholera in the district.
19:03
19:03

Toyota Uganda Office Closes Due to COVID-19 Infections 1

In a statement issued today by Mahmood Omar, the Managing Director the branch will be temporarily closed effective today as additional steps, as guided by the authorities, are put in place.
18:48
18:48

Minister Anite Wanted for Flouting COVID-19 Control Guidelines 3 4

Police spokesperson Fred Enanga says that Anite and other politicians abused all the guidelines set by the electoral commission, risking the lives of Ugandans in Koboko Municipality and also presented an ugly image as a leader to other Ugandans.
18:43
18:43

Pictorial: Treatment of COVID-19 Patients at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital cases 20

Dressed up in the recommended personal protective equipment, the team takes between two to three hours administering treatment to the patients. These treatments are administered twice a day.
18:39
18:39

COVID-19 Disruptions Slow HIV Treatment Targets Ministry of Health 5 7

Dr Nelson Musoba, the Director-General of Uganda AIDS Commission says that following a total lockdown that was instituted to forestall the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country, many persons living with HIV were unable to access their routine medical care or essential medicine refills.
18:02
18:02

Ndeeba Church Demolition: KCCA Ag Physical Planning Director Arrested

In a statement issued on Monday afternoon, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, said three police commanders are in custody for alleged failure to provide security for the church property and have since been charged with neglect of duty.
16:11
16:11

COVID-19: Musician Kenzo, 77 Returnees Discharged From Quarantine 1

Dr. Richard Mugahi, the National Coordinator for Quarantine Centres at the Ministry of Health, who led the team, says that Kenzo indeed received six visitors on the same day last week. “However, his visitors saw him at the same time but they were all wearing face masks. They also stood at least 2 metres away from Kenzo who stood at his hotel room door,” Mugahi says.
15:44
15:44

BOU: Ugandans Fearing to Spend Their Money 1

BOU Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile said on Monday that many consumers are expected to be hesitant to resume their previous spending patterns, partly due to fears of contracting the virus and uncertainty about earnings. He added that even those whose incomes were not affected may increase their need for precautionary savings.
15:44
15:44

Confusion Over Sale of Gulu City Garbage Skips gulu city council 3 1

Patrick Olany, the Director Acholi Scrap Dealers told URN that they collected the skips, wheelbarrows and sidewalk bins last week upon payment of the money in Gulu City Council bank account.
14:13
14:13

Omoro District to Benefit from UGX 650M Solar Powered Tap Water System 4

Okello disclosed that only 60% of the population in the district have access to clean water because more than 128 boreholes in the district are not functioning.
13:31
13:31

Parliamentary Aspirant Kateshumbwa Summoned for Violating COVID-19 Guidelines COVID-19 Pandemic 2 4

The chairperson of the Sheema District COVID-19 task Force Frank Kyerere has faulted Kateshumbwa for holding a procession around Sheema Municipality, disregarding all guidelines issued to ensure that the disease, which spreads through person to person contact is forestalled.
13:17
13:17

Heavy Rains Leave Trail Of Destruction In Sembabule 2

Kelen Amanya, the Ntusi Sub County councilor, says they are surprised by the level of destruction caused by the rains. She says the destruction has raised fears of food security since several plantations have destroyed.
12:54
12:54

Mafabi Runs to Court in Battle to Regain His Accounting Practice License 1

In a case filed at the civil division of the High Court, Nandala argues that by denying him a license, the institute has effectively declared him a sham accountant in a profession he has practised for more than 20 years. The case is filed through Galisonga and company advocates.
12:47
12:47

Three Police Commanders Arrested Over Ndeeba Church Demolition

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the police officers were picked up for failure to provide security to Church properties.
10:41
10:41

Lira Hospital Staff on the Run for Theft of Medical Supplies 2

Milton Odongo, the Lira Resident District Commissioner, says the accused person requisitioned the gloves from the stores under the disguise of distributing them to other staffs and delivered to a private ambulance.
10:11
10:11

Ayivu County MP Bernard Atiku Officially Joins NRM Party 3 3

Atiku who is serving his second term in Parliament joined parliament on the FDC ticket in 2011. However, he fell out with the party and contested as an independent candidate in 2016, although he still remained within the opposition circles.
07:58
07:58

Pictorial; Security Beefed Up After Basongora, Bakonzo Clashes in Kasese

The two groups are fighting over the 1,100 acres land that was given to them by the government in 2007 for settlement. The two clusters are accusing one another of grabbing each other's land.
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