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Unyama National Teachers' College Open New Term With Psychological Therapy Sessions social distancing 1 1

David Basadah, the Principal of the College told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the students and their lecturers have returned to the college with stress and psychological challenges.
23:40
23:40

Inter-Religious Council Calls for Peace Ahead of 2021 General Elections Joseph Kabuleta 1 3

Joshua Kitakule, IRCU Secretary General said that as religious leaders, they are much aware that a number of past general elections were characterized by violence cases which saw some people lose their lives while others sustain severe injuries.
23:15
23:15

NRM Sweeps Youth Council Elections in Wakiso District Amidst Teargas Tear gas 2 3

The presiding officer George Mukalazi declared Iddi Matovu the chairperson. Matovu polled 54 votes against Democratic Party (DP)’s Jonathan Semukuye who got 32 votes.
22:33
22:33

Kitara FC to Face Kiboga Young in FUFA Big League Play-off Final 4

The finals which will take place on 21st October 2020 will determine which team will join MYDA and UPDF who already booked their seats in the Star Times Uganda Premier League in the normal season
22:04
22:04

Intimidation, Arrests Mar Sembabule District Youth Council Elections 2

The position of the district youth chairperson attracted2 contestants and actual voting delayed for hours to starts as some of the voters were held by police over unknown reasons.
19:18
19:18

Former Katikkiro Muliika Demands Arrest of Commanders in Mityana Teargassing 4 4

The said incident occurred over the weekend in Mityana Mugulu Singo county at a thanksgiving ceremony which had been organized at the Clan headquarters to commemorate 6 years of service of the outgoing Speaker of the Bataka cabinet Kayiira.
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18:52

Karamoja Rape Victims Miss Justice Following Escape of Moroto Prisoners moroto prison break 1 1

Therefore the affected girls and women who were supposed to access justice this week have been forced to wait indefinitely because the 15 suspects on High Court special session course list are on the run.
16:53
16:53

Besigye’s Shoes are Too Big; So Stop Comparing Us - POA 3 3

POA said that even though Besigye’s legacy and shoes are too big for anybody to fill, his own candidacy is already causing panic among his opponents.
16:06
16:06

Police Apologize to Buganda, Church over Mbogo Clan Fracas Fred Enanga 1 4 Top story

Enanga however, was quick to add that what was done on that event was not intentional and it’s the reason why police has come out to apologizes to all those who were directly impacted by the teargas including the retired Bishop of catholic church, and the cultural leaders from Buganda Kingdom at large.
14:31
14:31

FUFA Trains Football Agents 2 1

FUFA’s Competitions Director, says the Federation aims at easing the burden on players to negotiate their contracts and allow them to concentrate on the game.
13:56
13:56

Wakiso District Works Department Closed Over Covid-19 Contact

The department head Engineer Sam Mwesigwa has confirmed closing the department as health workers take samples from all staff members to verify whether there are cases from within or not.
11:17
11:17

Go Read Books! Kyambogo Vice Chancellor Tells Off His Staff Kyambogo university 3 1

Professor Katunguka’s comments come at a time when a section of academic staff are bickering over continued importation of university managers. The staff argue that 90% of university’s top senior managerial positions are occupied by people who come from outside the university like Makerere, University Christian University and Makerere business school etc.
10:05
10:05

Over 200 School Girls Impregnanted in Bundibugyo During Lockdown 2 4

Grace Pamela Adong, the Bundibugyo District Probation Officer, says a number of girls aged between 13 and 18 years might not return to school because they are either married, breastfeeding or still be pregnant.
08:50
08:50

Fort Portal Mugurusi Road Green Belt Given to Fast Food Company 2 2

The mayor says the youths have since paid Shillings 1.5 million for the place and ground rent of Shillings 500,000 into the city council accounts.
08:17
08:17

Covid19 Delays Completion of Busia Modern Market 2 1

The Project Engineer Enoch Luwabo says construction work slowed down because of the Coronavirus outbreak in the country, which forced them to reduce their workforce from 200 to 90 workers to comply with the Standard Operating Procedures.
08:04
08:04

Busia Residents Protest Delayed Compensation by Gold Mine Company 4

Busia district leased over 2,000 hectares of land to Wagagai Gold Mining Company to pave way for the construction a gold mine refinery in the area. However, the company was supposed to compensate the locals who were occupying the land, before the lease.
07:59
07:59

Tipper Drivers Protest Relocation to Gazetted Taxi Park 2 3 Top story

Geoffrey Odic, the Vice-Chairperson Tipper Driver’s Association, says the new Taxi Park is unable to accommodate many vehicles as part of the space is occupied by trailers.
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07:22

30 Moroto Prison Escapees Captured moroto prison break 1

According to Edotu, the inmates have been charged with escaping from lawful custody and looting government stores.
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07:01

Former Lira Mayor Succumbs to COVID-19 Ministry of Health 1 3

Tonny Obonyo, a member of the deceased’s family, says Owiny was admitted two weeks ago after developing serious health complications. He says they are in talks with the authorities to ensure the deceased’s burial confirms with the standard operating procedures.
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