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20:12
20:12

Gov't Asked to Reimburse Basketball Team FUBA 1 3

The Uganda Basketball team led by the Federation of Basketball Association (FUBA) borrowed 100,000 US Dollars to with the hope of being reimbursed by Government.
18:26
18:26

MAAIF Dispatches 500,000 FMD Vaccine Doses 2 1

The Minister of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries Frank Tumwebaze says that the doses were procured from the Kenya Veterinary Vaccines Production Institute.
17:23
17:23

High Court Upholds LC 1 Elections in Shauriyako

In her ruling, Justice Esta Nambayo set aside the magistrate's decision and declared Muwonge the winner of the elections and awarded him the costs of the suit.
17:06
17:06

Kajansi Town Council Needs UGX 700M to Construct a Box Culvert 3

According to Kajjansi town council Engineer Fred Nyanzi, the swamp is now impassable becauase the culverts that were placed in it broke.
15:50
15:50

Oulanyah Asks Ugandans to Pray for the Sick, and Not Declare them Dead Parliament 1 3

Oulanyah last presided over Parliament at the reading of the 2021/2022 financial year Budget at Kololo Independence Grounds shortly after his election as Speaker of Parliament. But his absence from the public triggered speculation about his heath, with media reports indicating that he had tested positive for COVID-19.
15:14
15:14

Fishmonger in Trouble for Impersonation, Illegal Possession of Gov't Stores 2

Constantine Okao, the Tarogali parish LC II Chairperson, says that they became suspicious and interrogated Awino to ascertain whether she is a police officer in vain leading to her arrest.
14:54
14:54

Construction of Lakang Bridge Resumes After President`s Intervention UWA 1 2

Olanya says that he has received a letter from the Ministry of Wildlife, Tourism and Antiquities indicating that they have received a directive from the President to allow the bridge works to continue.
14:30
14:30

Aduku Community, Anglican Church Bicker Over Ownership of Seed School 4 2

Rev. Ronald Ogwang, the Archdeacon of Aboko Archdeaconry claims that the land in question that originally belonged to Otengoro, Atek and Laki clans was donated to the church in 1956. He said part of the church land measuring 15 acres was subsequently used to establish Aboko Seed Secondary School, which should be under the Anglican Church.
13:59
13:59

Man Remanded for Defiling Granddaughter 15 year old girl 2

Trouble for Ogwanga started after the 15-year-old Primary three granddaughter, who is three months pregnant told her clan and local council leaders that her grandfather has been sexually molesting her from January whenever her grandmother would go to the market.
13:54
13:54

Renovation of Kampala's Kikuubo Lane Underway 4 3

Kikuubo is one of the busiest centres within the Kampala business district, bringing together thousands of people from different parts of the country for both retail and wholesale transactions.
13:41
13:41

Farmers Petition Gulu RCC Over Money Swindled Under Agriculture Cluster Dev’t Project Gulu District 1 1

Geoffrey Komakech, a farmer in Gulu City told URN in an interview that they petitioned the RCC after all their efforts to recover their money from Gulu District Agriculture Department failed to yield results. He says that they also handed a copy of their petition to the Gulu District Chief Administrative Officer for intervention as well.
13:40
13:40

The Big Choices for Uganda’s Oil in The Energy Transition UNOC 1 3 Top story

Experts say an energy transition is underway, and the long-term future of energy is undoubtedly going to be focused on cleaner, low-carbon technologies.
12:41
12:41

UWA to Compensate for Teenager Killed by Crocodile in Kaberamaido wildlife animals 1 2

The Community Liaison Officer of UWA under Elgon Region, Jimmy Tinkansimire confirmed the decision when the team visited the home of the deceased on Tuesday to commiserate with the family. The team met the family of the deceased and the leadership of Okile sub county and of Kaberamaido district.
12:11
12:11

Boda-boda Rider Commits Suicide in Najjanankumbi 1 1

Assistant superintendent of police-ASP Luke Owoyesigyire the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson has identified the deceased as Godfrey Kasiita a 35 year- old boda-boda rider in Masanyalaze zone in Najjanankumbi Lubaga Division in Kampala city suburb.
11:54
11:54

Experts Call for Zero Tax On E- learning Platforms MAK 1 2

Professor Mary Okwakol, the Executive Director of the National Council for Higher Education, says that the high cost of the internet is one of the main complaints the National Council of Higher Education has been receiving from learners since last year.
10:51
10:51

Lack of Livestock Holding Grounds Escalating FMD Infection in Kiruhura, Kazo 2

Dr. Grace Asiimwe, the Kiruhura District Veterinary Officer, says that the holding ground they are using is small and lacks a fence thereby exposing other animals to infection. She explains that before presenting the impounded animals to court, they need to hold them in one place as they process the files.
10:20
10:20

Police Arrest Somali National on Charges of Counterfeiting Ugandan Sugar counterfeit sugar 1

The Mt. Moroto Region Police Spokesman, Michael Longole confirmed the arrest of Umar, saying that they have also impounded his property to help in the investigation of the case.
09:35
09:35

Court Blocks Late IGP Oryema’s Descendants from Accessing 6 Disputed Sq Miles Nwoya District 1 2

Accoding to Matenga, the interim order of injunction issued restrains the respondents and their agents, relatives, workmen or any other person deriving any interests from them from further trespassing, evicting, intimidating, fencing, demarcating boundary, arresting, renting out, selling, erecting houses or temporary structures, cultivating, alienating and/or in any other way dealing with the suit land measuring approximately 3,700 acres (nearly 6 square miles).
09:21
09:21

Suspected drug addict kills Nine-year-old son in Domestic Brawl 3 1

Godfrey Tabaaro Kanuuma, the chairperson LC1 Nyabigoye 1 says Bainomugisha is a known drug addict who has been abusing people and used to fight every time he smoked drugs.
07:58
07:58

Fishermen, Boat Operators Suspend Operations Over Strong Winds on L. Victoria 5 6

Geoffrey Ssebuliba, a fisherman at the Kasenyi landing site told URN on Wednesday that they have decided to park over 100 boats and suspended fishing activities due to the rough waves on the lake.
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