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23:28
23:28

Police Constable Arrested for Hiring Out Gun to Civilian in Kole 1

It’s alleged that Alunyu hired out the gun to Okecha who intern used it to threaten homes of Moses Ojok, Nixson Moro and Tom Okello, all residents of Akaidebe B Village, Akwirididi parish, Aboke Sub County on Sunday evening.
20:53
20:53

Over 200 Households Submerged as Floods Hit Teso Region 2 1

With the heavy rains that have continued to hit the region over 200 households have been displaced due to flooding of Lake Kyoga in Kalaki district.
19:31
19:31

Four Civil Servants in Apac District on Spot for Engaging in Politics 2 3

Innocent Abongo, the Apac district Acting Probation Officer, Frank Ogwang, the Acting Sub County Chief of Chegere Sub County, Wilbert Obala the Ibuje Sub County Chief and Andrew Omadi Omara, the Office Assistant have allegedly appeared in public campaigning for some aspirants in Apac district.
18:30
18:30

Auditor General Exposes How KCC Hospital Was Grabbed 1 2

The property contained on Plot 71 Nkrumah Road was leased in 2010 by then Kampala City Council to Securex Amenities (U) Limited whose directors were listed as Businessman Ephraim Ntaganda, Bob Kanaabi and Innocent Mutajabura for five years. The temporarily leased property then somehow became freehold ownership
18:18
18:18

EC Still Verifying Kyagulanyi Signatures, 17 Others in Queue 4 1

EC spokesperson Paul Bukenya says they are not to blame for the slow pace of verifying the signatures
17:28
17:28

Amuriat Threatens EC With Defiance Over Crowds 2020 Elections 3 4

However, the electoral commission spokesperson Paul Bukenya responding to Amuriat’s threats told URN that once candidates get nominated, they will be bound by electoral laws and once they violate them, the enforcers of those laws have to handle them accordingly.
16:14
16:14

FDC Asks Gov't to Pay Examination Fees for All Candidates 3 2

John Kikonyogo, the FDC Deputy Spokesperson, notes that besides parents who are suffering from financial instability due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many private school proprietors are going through hard time.
15:54
15:54

Agago Locals Stare at Hunger As Floods Ravage Gardens Heavy rains

Omol says he lost three sacks of maize and two sacks of millet, which he had harvested recently and stored for family consumption. Omol notes that he is now stuck without food and shelter to accommodate his children, saying they are currently surviving on handouts from friends and relatives.
15:17
15:17

KCCA has No Business Regulating Campaign Posters, Political Drives-Lukwago 2 2

According to Lukwago, this is a political season and politicians should be left to put out their bids to the public in their electoral areas.
14:53
14:53

120 Houses Submerged Under Floods in Nwoya District. Food relief 1

According Patrick Okello Oryema, Nwoya district LCV chairperson, they have tasked the local leaders to document and carry out assessment of the level of destruction to be submitted to the Office of the Prime Minister.
14:36
14:36

Rampant Murders Worry Acholi Leaders 2 1

In the past three weeks, at least 8 murder cases have been registered in the region. The latest is by one Kenneth Ogwang who Police say axed his wife Betty Akello to death on Thursday Last week from Kole district.
14:16
14:16

NUP Launches Kyagulanyi’s Campaign Poster Without Red Beret Joel Ssenyonyi 1 2

The unveiled campaign poster has the face of NUP presidential flag bearer Kyagulanyi Ssentamu Robert, in a blue suit with the party symbol (the umbrella) but with no red beret, the popular symbol of the People Power movement
14:07
14:07

80 Staff of Mbale School of the Deaf Suspended After Demanding Salary Arrears 2

According to Mwayafu, they tried to pressurize Nelima last week to pay them but were instead served with suspension letters forcing them to seek redress from the office of the Board chairperson.
13:49
13:49

Swedish Solar Water Boiler Becoming Popular in Uganda solar power 3 2

The ease of acquiring and using the affordable boiler is helping people to avoid catching a variety of diseases
13:22
13:22

Inauguration of Purported Newly Elected Umukuka Hits Snag 2

Wedayila has refuted claims that the Ministry has declined to clear Mudoma’s inauguration, saying they are still following the process for his installation.
12:47
12:47

Kipoi Re-arrested in Botswana tonny nsubuga kipoi 1 Top story

According to the story, Kipoi was arrested for overstaying his visit making him a prohibited immigrant. Uganda Radio Network has learnt that Kipoi travelled to Botswana upon his release from custody in Uganda and has been in detention since October 15th, 2020.
11:28
11:28

Health Workers to Drive Youth to Suicide in Northern Uganda Using Stigma Ministry of Health 4

Due to stigma, Amuka says, many young positive are forced to abandon medication, while some commit suicide as a result of psychological torture by some medical workers, parents and members of the community.
08:41
08:41

Benet Residents Battle Disability Meted by UWA 6 5

According to Sorowen, the bullet lodged in his right leg and that he was unable to walk. “I was left in the bushes for dead. Nobody among the rangers cared even to check on me despite reeling in deep pain. I on that fateful day struggled for my dear life in the forest alone,” he said.
07:28
07:28

Omoro Seeks Support for Reopening of Nodding Disease Treatment Centre Omoro District 1 1

According to Okao, two of the 217 victims in the district died after being returned to their parents when the center collapsed a year ago. He asks Ministry of Health to consider reopening the Centre to support the rehabilitation, care and treatment of such children.
06:58
06:58

Ruhaama FDC Candidate Petitions EC Over Rival's Academic Papers 3 2

In his petition, Nuwagaba, says that he inspected the nomination papers of his opponent on October 22nd, 2020 at the Ntungamo Electoral Commission offices and found out that his rival completed his bachelors of law degree under the mature-age entry in 2019, a year after completing his Uganda Certificate of Education in 2018 from Entebbe secondary school.
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