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17:21
17:21

Agriculture Minister Promises Karimojong Farmers Tractors 4

Simon Nangiro, the Nakapiripirit district LC V chairperson, said the land in Karamoja is fertile but people can’t manage to till the land for commercial farming due to lack of farm machines.
16:26
16:26

Buganda Kingdom Donates UGX 400M Land to Nansana For Health Center Construction 2 4

The Nansana Rotary Club President, Geoffrey Hairora, said the health Center IV will comprise among others two operation theatres, a 20-bed children’s ward, a 40-bed maternity ward, a 20-bed male ward, a 20-bed female ward and two modern laboratories.
16:07
16:07

Mineral Protection Police Registers Six Deaths In Gold Pits 2

William James Wandera, a resident of Banda Sub-county, says that the deceased’s set fire to burn stones in the gold pit and died due to loss of oxygen.
15:42
15:42

Three Arrested for Defrauding Bank Customer UGX 18 Million Nansana 1 1

According to police investigations, preliminary findings show that the suspects entered Nansana Centenary bank where Denis Mpagi approached the victim, whom police have declined not to mention for help to exchange his dollars for Shillings.
14:59
14:59

Thugs Steal Battery from NMS Vehicle in Masindi Hospital 1

The Scania truck registration number UAJ 200X delivered a consignment of drugs to Masindi Hospital from the National Medical Hospital on Friday evening.
13:20
13:20

NIRA Decries Old Equipment, Low Staffing 3 1 Top story

A team of NIRA officials, who met the Minister at their Eastern Regional Offices in Mbale City on Friday, said that they are struggling to operate with very old equipment procured over 10-years-ago.
12:46
12:46

NMS Completes Distribution of Over 28M Mosquito Nets 1 6

In 2019, Ministry of Health tasked NMS to handle the procurement, storage and transportation of the mosquito nets because of its capacity to reach the entire country. He noted that the donor was initially skeptical about the capacity and ability of NMS to deliver the project.
12:30
12:30

Karenga RDC Operates Under a Tree

Patrick Lemukol one of the anti corruption monitors in Karenga said having an office block is good but said what's important is that all the departments are operating.
11:43
11:43

ICT Minister Inspects Communication Network At Busia One Stop Border 4 6

The minister told journalists that the interference in the communication network isn’t only bad for business but is also a security threat to the area. She promised to relay the challenges to the telecom regulator, the Uganda Communication Commission-UCC for quick intervention.
11:25
11:25

2021 FUFA Women Super League Season to Kick off on Monday Ayubu Khalifa 2 1 Top story

This year’s edition of the women league will however be played in a tournament format. It will comprise ten teams divided into two groups in the normal season.
10:35
10:35

Police Arrest Woman, Son Over Death of Family Head 1 1

In a phone interview with our reporter, Canon Enock Kazooba, the LC III Chairperson of Ryakarimira Town Council, says Niwagaba was clobbered to death using a hand hoe following a quarrel with his wife over money they had collected from a bar they jointly owned near their home in Kigarama Trading Centre.
09:25
09:25

UPDF Heralds a New Era of Friendship with Media, Journalists Skeptical 4 1 Top story

UPDF Spokesperson Flavia Byekwaso described the initiative as the beginning of a new era. She said more and more activities will be held in, which the two sides will be discussing issues that divide them.
09:08
09:08

Pictorial: Police, NFA Raid on Illegal Charcoal Dealers, Loggers Camp in Amuru Attiak Sub County 20 Top story

The team impounded over seven hundred bags of charcoal from the site and confiscated a number of rudimentary tools used by the dealers to cut and burn trees for charcoal burning and timber.
09:03
09:03

Tears As Police, NFA Raids Illegal Charcoal Camp in Amuru 3 5 Top story

Xavier Sekanabo from the Environmental Police Protection Unit who led the operation said that they have no mercy for the charcoal dealers because they are depleting the environment and indiscriminately destroying the endangered tree species including Afzelia Africana, shea and mahogany among others. She told URN that she has been in the business for only three months following a connection with a friend and has never cut trees or burnt charcoal but been buying in small scale.
08:25
08:25

Minister Advices BCU Board To Take Legal Actions Against Naughty Petitioners 2 1 Top story

Speaking during the BCU Annual General Meeting at the coffee mill in Mbale City on Friday, Gume revealed that he receives over ten unsubstantiated petitions from Wamulugwa’s group against the Nathan Nandala Mafabi led board for alleged mismanagement of the union affairs.
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