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23:58
23:58

EC Asks Kampala MP Aspirants to Book Nomination Appointments 2020 Elections 2 1

According to the EC roadmap, MPs are supposed to be Nominated on Monday and Tuesday October 12 and 13 respectively.
19:19
19:19

Rwenzururu King Names New Cabinet 1

Omusinga appointed Joseph Kule Muranga as the new Kingdom Prime Minister replacing Johnson Thembo Kitsumbire who served in acting capacity.
19:03
19:03

NRM Losers in Bududa Accuse NUP Boss of Sponsoring “Fake” Candidates 2

In a joint October 1st, 2020 petition addressed to the NRM party National Chairperson, the primary election losers allege that Nambeshe sponsored Khaukha Mukobe to run against the former Kumi Resident District Commissioner, Hussein Kato Matanda for the Manjiya County NRM party ticket.
18:42
18:42

Boda-Boda Cyclist Killed in Oyam District Uganda Police Force 1

The deceased has been identified as Christopher Ocen, a resident of Buga cell in Kamdini Town Council and a cyclist at Corner Kamdini Stage. His body was found along Kamdini-Atapara road near Kamdini Primary School on Wednesday morning.
18:37
18:37

JEEMA Delegates Endorse Kyagulanyi's Presidential Bid 3 2 Top story

JEEMA President, Asumani Basalirwa, says they are working on a Memorandum of Understanding that will among harmonize the issue of candidates at different levels and their working relationship after taking power.
18:28
18:28

Francis Adome Handed NRM Flag for Moroto after Tribunal Hearing nrm petitions 2 2

The declaration was made today in Kampala after consideration of a petition filed by Fred Angella, the incumbent MP citing voter bribery and intimidation of his supporters by the Adome’s camp.
17:58
17:58

River Nile Boat Accident Death Toll Increases to 4 Josephine Angucia 1

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Spokesperson says the accident victims were travelling to their gardens in Bira village in Nwoya district when their boat capsized because of heavy wind.
14:32
14:32

Sironko RDC Quarantined as Deputy Tests Positive For Covid19 1

Paulo Wakoko, the Sironko District Health Officer, says the Deputy RDC is currently receiving treatment at the Mbale Regional Referral Hospital Covid19 treatment center.
13:51
13:51

Air Bound Passengers Decry COVID-19 Travel Restrictions 4 2

Several passengers say that getting a valid negative PCR test certificate within the stipulated time before a flight is a hurdle. According to the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority-UCAA, all returning and departing passengers must have tested negative for COVID-19 at least 72 hours before traveling.
13:38
13:38

Uganda Cranes Secures Clearance to Camp in Dubai FUFA 2 2

The team was initially supposed to travel on Sunday and had embarked on their journey, however, the delay in processing the travel entry clearance to Dubai caused a setback in the arrangements they had earlier made.
13:18
13:18

400 Farmers in Kwania Receive Heifers under Restocking Program OPM 3 1

The heifers will benefit widows, widowers, the elderly, Person with Disabilities, orphans and the Ex-combatants from the Sub Counties are Aduku, Inomo, Chawente, Nambieso, Abongomola and Aduku Town Council.
13:16
13:16

CSO Report Pins Gov't for Interfering With Human Rights Defender's Work 6 2

Resident District Commissioners- RDCs, Ggombolola Internal Security Officer- GISO and Infernal Security Officers- ISO are fond of arresting human rights defenders illegally, pressing trumped-up charges against them and closing CSO offices. The report also faults telecom regulator Uganda Communications Commissions-UCC of clamping on the rights of media houses by coming up with unconstitutional regulations.
12:49
12:49

Suspected South Sudanese Bandits Cited in Lamwo Villages 2 1 Top story

Lamwo Resident District Commissioner, James Nabinson Kidega, says he has received reports from residents claiming to have spotted unknown armed persons moving in Lopulingi and Ngacino parishes in Agoro Sub County and Lawiye Oduny parish in Madi Opei Sub County.
12:25
12:25

One Dead, Four Missing As Boat Capsizes in River Nile boat accident

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Police Spokesperson, says the Olobodegi Parish Chief informed the Officer in Charge of Panyango Police post about the incident, who entered a case of death by drowning vide SD Ref.
11:35
11:35

Mbale Regional Blood Bank Out of Blood 3

Dr. Ahmed Bumba, the Manager Mbale Regional Blood Bank, says they have again run out blood and are currently rationing the little they are getting from the public. He explains that they collect the blood during the day and process it at night for distribution the next day.
11:20
11:20

140 Head of Cattle Stolen from Western Kenya 2

According to reports, unknown people raided villages in Kenya over the weekend and rustled 143 heads of cattle and headed to Mount Elgon National Park.
11:07
11:07

Tororo Priest, Three Security Guards Arrested Over Shooting 2

Rodgers Chebene, the Tororo District Police Commander, says chaos broke out when the three security guards dispatched to the patrol the land by Fr. Olaboro met Onder who accused them of destroying his fence leading to a scuffle, which attracted passersby and neighbours.
10:27
10:27

Over 50 Anglican Churches in Kalangala To Remain Closed for failure to Comply With SOPs 3

Rev. Abraham Lubega Kisakye, the head of the Training Department in Namirembe Diocese ordered the churches to remain closed following an inspection exercise carried out this week.
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