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18:58
18:58

Tougher Conditions for Foreign Journalists to Cover 2021 General Elections. 1 1

Jacob Siminyu, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Internal Affairs has said that apart from having official media credential cards issued by Uganda media center as it has been in the past, all foreign journalists must get the temporary working permits and a special pass.
18:52
18:52

Cattle Rustlers Kill Two in Bulambuli

Evelyn Mulokwa, the LCIII chairperson Bumufuni sub county says that the anti-stock safety unit in Bulambuli is understaffed and cannot man the entire area to overcome the suspected Karamajong raiders.
18:45
18:45

Young Farmers Want Government to Recruit More Extension Workers Agriculture 3

In his response, Abubakar Mohammed Moki, the Commissioner of Policy development and Capacity Building at the Cabinet Secretariat from the Office the President, Moki advised them to opt for Famer to Farmer extensions explaining that farmers who are knowledgeable in a given area can move out to support other farmers so as to meet the challenges of the partner and finding solutions
18:37
18:37

Sh410 million Gate Changes Face of Kyambogo University 3 1

According to Vice Chancellor Professor Elli Katunguka, the gate has changed the face of the University and this is no longer the shabby Kyambogo people used to know.
18:06
18:06

Government Relocates Kasese Flood Victims 2 4

The Kasese district planner Joseph Singoma told URN on Monday that 30 acres of land have been provided by Muhokya sub county local government for the purpose as government continues planning for permanent settlement.
17:53
17:53

NUP Candidate in Gulu Seeks Police Protection Over Death Threat 2021 Elections 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson instead advised the candidate to get a private security guard or apply to the Inspector General of Police for a police officer for his protection.
17:43
17:43

Mao Has Made us Look Like Jokers - Mpigi DP Supporters 3

Male says that the electorate is now looking at Democratic Party in the presidential race as jokers, an image which he thinks should be rectified in the remaining few days to the election date.
17:28
17:28

Transport Fares in The Roof as Christmas Draws Close 3

Those heading to Fort portal and Bundibugyo have to fork out Shillings 65,000 shillings up from Shillings 35,000 shillings and those to the border district of Kasese are now parting with Shillings 80,000 from Shillings 65,000 previously. Similarly, those going to West Nile districts like Arua are paying Shillings 80,000 from Shillings between Shillings 55,000 and 60,000.
17:08
17:08

Teenage Mother Stuck with Child Suffering from Hydrocephalus at Gulu RRH Cure Hospital 1 1

She disclosed that her husband together with his family members abandoned them shortly after the baby developed signs of hydrocephalus disease declaring the baby is an outcast in the family.
16:48
16:48

Outside Cleric Barred from Accessing Prisons Due to COVID-19 COVID 19 Pandemic 2 1

According to Baine, allowing religious gatherings will lead to people converging and increase the chances of spreading the virus. He says the clerics in prison facilities will be the ones to handle mass on Christmas since prisons are still effectively out of bounds to everyone including visitors.
16:32
16:32

Wakiso District Sets Tough Condition for Slaughtering Christmas Animals 2

Dr. Kirembe says they are going to use only slaughterhouses and they are going to monitor the entire district to see that they follow the instruction to prevent spreading of diseases.
16:14
16:14

Kakingol Health Staff Share Water With Wild Animals 2 Top story

URN visited Kakingol health center III on Sunday and found expectant and breast feeding mothers trekking two kilometers with other patients to fetch water from the water logged point in the wildness for general cleanness of the facility before they are given treatment by doctors.
15:48
15:48

Tumukunde Crticises Elite for Not Voting City Hall Court 2 1

Tumukunde says the elite have a wrong mindset that it is not honorable for them to participate in determining who to lead them. He says this is “a gazetted joke”.
15:35
15:35

Police In Busia Impounds A Suspected Stolen Car 3 1

Mangeni Wacha, the Solo A village LC I Chairperson, says that he received a phone call from one of the residents notifying him about an abandoned car.
15:19
15:19

Residents Accuses Gold Mining Company of Contaminating Water Sources 5 2

Residents of Alupe village say the underground drilling being carried out during gold mining has reduced water levels in their main spring wells and the water coming out is too little and smelly.
15:02
15:02

Amuriat Campaigns: Five Security Personnel Involved in Accident in Kyegegwa 1 Top story

Vincent Twesige, the Rwenzori West Regional Police spokesperson, says the police pickup Reg. No. UP 1302 lost control and rammed into an Electoral Commission -EC double cabin Reg. No. UG 0815B. The double cabin was carrying police officers assigned to guard Amuriat, who has embarked on his campaign trail in the districts of Tooro.
14:51
14:51

Police Probes Murder of Two Family Members bukomansimbi police 1

Preliminary police investigations indicate that the attackers hit Nakato with an axe on the head and strangled her grandson to death with a rope. The duo is suspected to have been killed on Friday night because that is when they were last seen.
14:27
14:27

Unidentified Body In ‘School T-shirt’ Found In Kyotera 2 2 Top story

According to Steven Ssebunya, the Kakuuto Town Council LC III Chairperson, police from Kasasa liaised with Kakuuto police to pick up the body and took it to Kakuuto Health Centre IV where it is being kept in the meantime.
14:05
14:05

Brisk Business for Clothes and Shoes Dealers in Bududa 2 2

Musa Kuloba, another vendor said he has sold 20 pieces of clothes and eleven pairs of shoes, something that has made a difference as compared to last year at this time. He says since shopping is still on going, he may sell more than that.
13:40
13:40

Between Indecisiveness and Thumb Print Lies 2016 Elections Invalid Votes 5 2

Ticking more than one candidate is an invalid vote but when ink spread to another candidate, it is a valid vote because the voter's intention is clear, several experts on election management said
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