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Mar 2021 35 results
21:40
21:40

Four Arrested for Aggravated Defilement in Kyengera 2 1

While at Mbabazi’s home, she invited Julius Ogwang who also defiled the minor in her house. He later took the victim to his home, where she was found by police leading to the arrest of the four suspects.
21:06
21:06

Mbale, Manafwa Officials Struggle to Convince Health Workers on Safety of COVID-19 Vaccine 6 2

At Mbale Regional Referral Hospital, health officials who spoke to URN on condition of anonymity said they will not get the vaccine until they see the president vaccinated. During his televised address on Sunday, president, Yoweri Museveni said that he was yet to decide on which COVID-19 vaccine to use.
20:22
20:22

13-Year-Old Stabbed by Peer, Needs UGX 5M for Surgery 1 2

Kevin Biira Balyaghe, the victim’s mother says the family is stuck as her son’s condition continues to deteriorate.
19:59
19:59

Opposition Parties Yet to Respond Ssemujju's Letter on Speaker's Race 1 2 Top story

A week ago, Ssemujju declared his bid for the speaker’s seat, saying he had written to presidents of all opposition political parties in Parliament informing them of his bid and reminding them that the opposition cannot just sit back and cheer on as the ruling NRM party jostles to select a speaker from its ranks.
18:41
18:41

Express Defeats Police FC 1:0 at Lugogo 2 1

Erick Kambale’s late goal gave Express FC victory over the hosts. The game started at a low pace with both teams creating little attacks courtesy of the heavy rains with the first-half ending in a goalless draw.
17:26
17:26

Busitema University Students Strike For Missing Lectures 2 1

Alex Odoi, the guild president of Busitima university Mbale branch said missing even a single lecture is likely to compromise the quality of students produced by the campus.
16:39
16:39

Energy Ministry, WWF Construct Solar Power Mini Grids in Remote Kasese 5 3

David Duli, the WWF Country Director says the overall objective is to improve rural livelihoods and reduce the greenhouse gas emissions through widespread access to clean and renewable energy.
15:56
15:56

72 Stolen Cattle Recovered from Armed South Sudanese Cattle rustling 2

According to Akule, the rustles were struggling to cross Unyama river into South Sudan by the time they intercepted and chased them away. He notes that none of the rustlers was arrested in the operation that ended by 7:00AM on Monday morning.
15:31
15:31

Lack of Training Crippling Women Associations in Kabarole 1 3

Rose Balyeganira, the Chairperson of Bwenderwa Tukole group in Kiko town council in Kabarole district, says that they are engaged in craft making. She, however, says that for the many years they have existed, they have never received any training from the Community Development Officers – CDOs
15:18
15:18

Dry Spell Destroys 100 Acres of Maize Meant for Refugees Adjumani District 1

Titus Jogo, the Refugee Desk Officer for Adjumani district says the plan was beneficiary refugees to either sell or keep the maize to supplement what they receive from the World Food Program.
15:05
15:05

Rwenzori Shining Stars Invests UGX 2.7 Trillion to Revamp Lake Katwe Salt Project 7 4

The consortium was established following an investment agreement that was signed in April 2018 between Uganda’s Rwenzori Salt Industries and the Chinese company Shining Star Group with a shareholding of 49% and 51% for each company respectively.
15:02
15:02

Hawk-eyed MPs Throw Out Finance Minister's Supplementary Request 1 3

One of the discrepancies that MPs highlighted was the fact that the supplementary Budget request schedule 5 had been tabled under a non-existent vote. The request had been made under vote 311 which is a vote previously belonging to the Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) that is now receiving funds under a subvention from the ministry of finance.
14:17
14:17

Livingstone Mbabazi Returns to Mbarara FC as Head Coach 1 1

Mbabazi, who has signed a one and half year contract, returns to the club after months of unemployment following his sacking by Kyetume FC.
13:50
13:50

Police Blocks Kyagulanyi from Taking Petition to CDF NUP 2 Top story

Kyagulanyi today told reporters at a press conference that we had written a petition to the CDF, Gen. David Muhoozi demanding the immediate release of his party supporters who were arrested after the January 14 election.
13:02
13:02

Rukungiri Health Workers Urge President Museveni to Take the COVID Jab 5 1

Alex Bukiriro, the UNMU Kigezi regional coordinator at the same time a director at Bukiriro clinics in Buyanja town council Rukungiri district want the president be vaccinated, saying that the vaccine is meant for Ugandans including the president because the vaccine was first tested and it does not have any harm on the lives of Ugandans adding that there is no good reason the president shouldn't be vaccinated.
12:32
12:32

Wakiso RDC and Deputy CAO Clash Over Food Vendors 1 6

Bukenya recently food vending at Wakiso district headquarters alleging that some criminals disguised as food vendors steal district properties like computers.
12:26
12:26

Mawogola North Election Loser Challenges Shartsi Kuteesa's Victory 1 2

In his affidavit, he argues that the Electoral Commission did not comply with the election laws and that the entire process was marred by massive ballot stuffing, alteration of the declaration of result forms, intimidation of voter, open day bribery and ferrying of voters among others; all in the favour of Musherure.
12:16
12:16

Lwengo Village Expels Woman Who Brutalised Toddler 3

According to Moses Kabandeebe, the Byuma LCI Chairperson, the action was inhuman and unacceptable for a toddler, no matter the crime he committed.
11:56
11:56

Radio Listener Petitions UCC Over Kitagwenda LC V Chairperson 4

Keitetsi through her lawyers of Ochieng Associated Advocates & Solicitors contends that in his Himbisa Mukama a gospel radio programme that runs from 6-10 am every Sunday Mugabe attacks personalities and plays Music full of hatred and curses.
11:41
11:41

Mpigi Health Dept Struggling to Convince People to take COVID -19 Jab 2

In Mpigi, the exercise was scheduled to take place at Mpigi Health Center IV, Muduuma Health Center III, Nkozi hospital and Butooro Health Center where all health workers are expected to report to be vaccinated. Dr. Nannozi expects health workers in the district to be exemplary to the community by turning up in big numbers to participate in the exercise.
Mar 2021 35 results