Breaking

Archive

Dec 2020 18 results
23:18
23:18

Pastor Ssenyonga Hosts 1,000 for End of Year Prayers COVID19 2 1

Pastor Jackson Ssenyonga said that 2020 will not be forgotten because of the covid-19 pandemic that disrupted the normal way of living.
22:56
22:56

Uganda Cranes to Open Against Hosts Cameroon in Pre-CHAN Mini Tournament 1

Uganda Cranes will face off with the Indomitable Lions in the Pre-CHAN mini Tournament opener that is scheduled in 1st of January 2021 at Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo Yaounde, Cameroon.
22:43
22:43

1,000 Workers Recruited to Avert Fire Outbreaks in Atiak Sugar Plantations Northern Uganda 1 1

Dan Kidega, the Chairman Board Atiak Sugar Plantation told URN on Thursday that the recruitment targets 1,000 causal workers across all the districts in Northern Uganda and that the exercise shall be conducted within five days starting on December 31st in a bid to save the remaining plantation.
18:42
18:42

Nancy Kalembe Promises to Revive Agricultural Sector Nancy Linda Kalembe 4 1

Kalembe, who is canvassing for votes on various media platforms in Kampala says agriculture contributes a lot to the of the country with at least 22 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) according to 2019 statistics and most of the population (60 % both formal and informal) deriving their livelihood from the sector.
18:36
18:36

Operation of Entebbe Hospital Oxygen Plant Delayed Due to High Power Voltage 4 6

Eng. George Otim, the Commissioner Health Services Infrastructure in the MOH says the contractor, Silverbacks Pharmacy Ltd has asked for time to get a voltage stabiliser to address the high power voltage challenge.
16:54
16:54

Justine Juuko Detained at Kitalya Prison arbitrary arrest 3 1

On Thursday, the Civil Division Court State Attorney Twinomugisha Mugisha told the court that Juuko was remanded to Kitalya prison for a month.
15:57
15:57

Nawangwe Faults Gov't on Ventilator Scarcity Makerere university 2

According to health experts, at least five percent of the persons that have moderate to severe forms of the disease end up in need of a ventilator because they cannot breathe since their lungs are immersed in the fluid.
15:56
15:56

State Brutality is a Sign of Fear -Orthodox Bishop says 4 1

Bakubanja further likened the tensions to what happened during King Herod's time when Prophets announced the coming of a new King who was to take over his throne.
15:31
15:31

Acholi Leaders Call for Dialogue to Avert Fire Outbreaks in Atiak Sugar Plantations LOP Betty Aol Ocan 2 3

Since 2018, more than five fire outbreaks at the sugar plantation have been recorded with several thousands of acres of sugar cane destroyed.
14:53
14:53

Bishop Calls for End of 'Handout Projects' in Karamoja 2

According to him, the handouts have made the Karimojong think about themselves as the poorest community, whose only job is to beg for help. And, because of this mindset, the majority of the population endures begging despite owning hundreds of livestock.
14:32
14:32

Two Lake Edward Kidnap Victims Were Killed- Survivor Fishermen 3 7

The said operatives kidnapped 10 fishermen in the wee hours of August 2, 2020, and later placed a four million Shillings bounty for their release. The fishermen included David Mucunguzi, Innocent Twinomujuni, Shabul Nabasa, Jackson Tumuhamye, Benjamin Tusasibwe, Nicholas Sunday, Kenneth Kabasharira, Nicholas Tumwesigye, Patrick Bwiho and Jackson Musinguzi.
13:46
13:46

NUP Supporters Still in Detention in Masaka, Kalangala 4 4

The supporters were arrested while on the campaign trail with Kyagulanyi. Muhammad Nsubuga, the Acting Police spokesperson Greater Masaka Region, says of the 94 suspects, 50 are currently detained at Masaka Central Police Station and the others at Kalangala Central Police Station.
12:55
12:55

Defaced Posters Cost Candidates in Ankole 1 5

Gerald Karuhanga, who is contesting for the Ntungamo Municipality MP seat explains that he had to pay an extra 3 Million Shillings to print more posters to replace those that were defaced.
11:45
11:45

Kyagulanyi Heads to Mpigi after Botched Campaign in Kalangala NUP 4 1 Top story

Kyagulanyi had earlier suspended his campaign following the death of his bodyguard Frank Senteza on Sunday. The campaign trail resumed on Wednesday with a series of meetings planned in the island district of Kalangala.
10:27
10:27

Bunyangabu County Parliamentary Candidates to Reconcile Warring Factions 2

Dr Womujuni, who lost to Kamukama during the NRM primaries, said once elected, he will solve the misunderstandings by creating a platform that will bring together leaders at all levels to start working together for the good of the district.
09:01
09:01

Residents, Leaders Decry Delayed Completion of Aduku Sub County Headquarters 3 1

ROOVACO Uganda Limited was in 2019, contracted to construct the administration block under Phase-I. Construction of the project commenced last year in Feb and was supposed to end in June, this year.
09:00
09:00

How Ugandans Plan to Celebrate New Year’s Eve new years eve 1 6

But the year that locked down many dreams seems to finally be coming to an end as we match into the eve of yet another year. However, this time it comes with so many firsts as the country maintains restrictions on nighttime movement, bars and clubs will still be closed and there will be no overnight prayers or even fireworks at midnight.
07:53
07:53

Lango Cooperative Union Struggling to Repossess Assets 3 1

Maxwell Akora, the Lango Cooperative Union Chairperson who doubles as Maruzi County MP says while they need all their assets to enable them to expand their projects, some people occupying the properties are reluctant to return them to the Union.
Dec 2020 18 results