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23:01
23:01

Parliament to Merge Bills Relating to Death and Inheritance plenary 1 2

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has proposed measures to fast track five bills which he says should have been merged into one.
21:12
21:12

JEEMA Pulls Out of IPOD Summit

In a letter addressed to the Executive Secretary of IPOD, the party’s President Asuman said that they didn't have adequate time to discuss the agenda of the summit.
18:23
18:23

URA Asks Court to Dismiss Kyagulanyi's Car Case as Baseless 2 2

According to URA, the High Court has no jurisdiction to entertain Kyagulanyi's application and it should have been filed before the Tax Appeals Tribunal.
17:59
17:59

Public Universities Academic Staff, Vice Chancellors to Meet over Industrial Strike Makerere University 1 2

The Forum for Academic Staff Association in Public Universities (FASPU) chaired by Kamunyu will on Friday meet the Vice Chancellor`s Forum under the chairmanship of Kyambogo University Vice-Chancellor, Professor Elly Katunguka at Kyambogo University.
17:44
17:44

Karusandara Residents Plead for Electric Fencing after Elephant Killing Man 7 3

Robert Bitariho LC1 chairperson Kabaka village says for decades, wild animals especially elephants have attacked and killed some residents neighbouring the park.
17:26
17:26

Cotton Development Organization Concerned About Reduction in Production 4 1

Jolly Sabune the Director of Cotton Development Organization (CDO) expressed concern that cotton production is decreasing every season.
17:18
17:18

Athletes Step up Preparation for Source of the Nile Half Marathon Lubega abdu karim 2 1

Fortunate Turabwe says this will be his second time to participate in a marathon. He, however, says that he has prepared enough for the event, which he believes will be his trigger for excelling in other events.
17:17
17:17

DPP Signs MoU with Space for Giants to Boost Wildlife Crime Prosecution 1

According to the MOU, Space for Giants will assist the office of the DPP to strengthen and improve its ability to operationalize the Wildlife Crime Prosecution Department, build the capacity of the department and develop a Wildlife Crime Training Curriculum and related educational materials.
17:16
17:16

19 Arrested for Impersonating State House Anti-Corruption Unit Officials 3 2

According to the head of the unit, Lt. Col. Edith Nakalema, the arrested persons who carry forged identification cards of the unit were arrested between 18th December 2020 and 13th February 2021.
17:06
17:06

Relatives of NUP Exiles Storm Busia RDC’s Office 1 4

Their flight follows the sighting of 'drones' in Busia and at their homes in the wake of recent security operations in some parts of the country like Kampala and Wakiso where some NUP leaders and supporters were reportedly abducted by security operatives using numberless 'drone' vans with many not released to date.
16:50
16:50

Mobs Kills Two Suspected Thugs in Kampala Joseph Kakooza 1 2

According to preliminary police findings, a group of thugs raided houses in Kabusu where they smashed windows and tried to force their way inside the homes. Residents summoned their courage and decided to chase the thugs.
16:42
16:42

PAC Queries Fuel Marking Contract with Swiss Firm 4 1

The Auditor General’s report states that the program revenue budget in the financial year ending June 2018 was 3.330 Billion Shillings but only 3.154 Billion Shillings was collected, as a result, the activity on national monitoring coverage of fuel quality was not fully undertaken.
16:08
16:08

Alcohol Drives Over 160 People Mad in Moroto. 1

The LC3 Chairperson Tapac Sub county in Moroto district Peter Lobot said many people have also been rendered unproductive due to alcohol consumption.
15:59
15:59

Religious, Cultural Leaders in Gulu Task Subjects to Respect Human Lives Pageya Chiefdom 5 1

According to the police report released on Wednesday by the Aswa River Region Police Spokespersons, thirty-one murder cases were registered in Acholi Sub Region between January and February this year.
15:36
15:36

KCCA Leisure Park Dilapidated, UGX 700Million Fountain Vandalised 3 3

Joshua Muwanguzi, a resident of Kibuye Mujuko zone, is one of the people who use the park whenever he needs to rest when he comes to town. Muwanguzi says KCCA should renovate the park to give the city a good look.
15:30
15:30

Busia Municipal Council Approves Annexation of Dabani Sub County 2 5

Hassan Bwire Opio, the Busia Mayor says that the municipal council resolution aims to expand the municipality so that it can get more developmental projects that may enable it to be elevated to the border city.
14:59
14:59

Missing One-Year-Old Child Found Dead in Rwampara District

Leviticus Akatujuna’s body was found about 500 meters away from their home in Rwamuhura Cell, Bugamba Sub-County Rwampara District. Akatujuna disappeared on February 21 at around 1:00 PM from their home Rwamuhura cell, Bugamba Sub County.
14:54
14:54

My Team Need Critical Treatment for Campaign Violence Injuries -Amuriat 1 2

Amuriat explains that he got into direct confrontations with security agencies—mainly police and the army—on several occasion. For instance, he says he was arrested 13 times, confined in different places, taken to court three times.
14:41
14:41

Five in Trouble for Demonstrating Against Operations of Road Construction Firm Inciting violence 2 1

The suspects are residents of Pakiri hill in Lamogi Sub County, where the Chinese farm operates a stone quarry. They were demonstrating against the activities of the firm at the stone quarry at Pakiri hill, which they say has caused extensive damage to their houses.
14:31
14:31

Schools in Fort Portal Struggle to Operate over Delayed Release of Capitation Grant 1 1

Capitation grant is computed based on school’s enrollment. The government provides 10,000 shillings for each pupil under the Universal Primary Education -UPE. Those under Universal Secondary Education are allocated 41,000 Shillings and 85,000 shillings for O’ and A’level respectively.
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