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21:40
21:40

U-20 World Championships: Prisca Chesang Finishes 4th in 3000m Finals 1

Chesang 18, entered the race, fresh from the Olympic games but her experience from the summer games did not help her to outsprint world-class juniors in the long-distance race.
21:22
21:22

UK Donates 300,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses to Uganda 5 2

Andrew Ockenden, the Development Director UK High Commission in Kampala said that Uganda is expected to receive an additional 3 million doses from the UK under the COVAX arrangement.
18:47
18:47

Former Minister Asks Court to Order MTN to Produce Rival's Phone Records Election Petition 3 1

Through his lawyers Alfred Makasi, he wants the call log of Kiiza’s known telephone numbers for the period December 2020 to January 15th 2021.
18:46
18:46

Celebrating The Life And Times Of Lt. General Pecos Kutesa 3 1 Top story

He has been described a brave, fearless and one of the intellectual soldiers of our time.
17:16
17:16

Gold Dealers Behind Muyenga Double Murder-Residents 5 3 Top story

Siviwe Katembo 33, was shot dead together with his girlfriend whose identity is yet to be identified. Their driver escaped with serious injuries as he tried to get away from the scene.
16:56
16:56

Election Petition: Judge Directs Gaddafi Nasur to Produce Phone Records

Sekabira, from the National Unity Platform was declared the duly elected MP for Katikamu North Constituency with 18, 716 votes while Gaddafi from the National Resistance Movement-NRM came second with 10,771 votes.
16:37
16:37

Gulu City Councilors Approve 12 Nominees to Board, Commission 2 1

The Gulu City mayor, Alfred Okwonga, who presented the names of the nominees, said that he carried out a thorough background check on the nominees and is confident that they will perform to the best of their abilities.
15:37
15:37

NCS Flags Off Nyakato For Poland World Deaf Championship Jennifer Nyakato 3 5

Nyakato who is sponsored by the Uganda Athletics Federation will enter the games with a pedigree of holding the Africa record in the 800M race, which she broke in the Africa Deaf Athletics Championships in 2019 where she posted 2:08:3 seconds and won gold.
15:01
15:01

Gulu City Yet to Spend UGX 201M Covid-19 Supplementary Budget 3 1

Andrew Ogwetta Otto, the City Councilor for Pece –Laroo Division North says due to lack of funding, a lot of Village COVID -19 Taskforces have become discouraged. He appealed to the City Clerk to speed up the process of having the disbursement used.
14:54
14:54

Moroto Police on the Lookout for Anyone Buying More Than 5 Chapatis 1

Micheal Longole, the Karamoja Region Police Spokesperson, says that their intelligence shows that some of the people buy more than 5 chapatis and take them to rustlers hiding in bushes after abandoning their homes.
14:15
14:15

Police Hunting For Suspected Killer of Catholic Priest 2 2 Top story

According to information from the residents, Rev. Kasambula, who has been serving in Lwamata Catholic Parish had taken more than 2 years without visiting his property. He was reportedly shocked to find the suspect occupying his house and utilizing his land without his consent.
13:54
13:54

UGX 130M Emyooga Funds Unaccounted For in Kole North Emyooga Program 1 5

A report by Members of Parliament assessing the program shows that the funds were fraudulently withdrawn from the SACCO accounts under the authorization of the District Commercial Officer.
13:11
13:11

Learners Opt for Hands On Skills As Schools Remain Closed 2 6

The uncertainty surrounding the reopening of schools has left parents with no option but to identify skills to keep the learners busy.
12:57
12:57

How Lumbuye Used YouTube To Become A Force To Reckon With 1 Top story

UCC spokesperson Ibrahim Bbosa, says they believe users are the first point of call in detecting and repelling the spread of fake news. He says they have been appealing to people to always first confirm what they come across before passing it to others. UCC, Bbosa says, has also been urging content creators to use social media responsibly.
12:22
12:22

Lira Runs out of COVID-19 Vaccine Amidst Overwhelming Demand 1 5

On Wednesday, hundreds of people who had turned up to receive their second jab were turned away after being told that the vaccines were finished.
12:09
12:09

Uganda had $1.1 Billion Trade Deficit With Tanzania in last financial year 1

Uganda had a $1.1 billion trade deficit with Tanzania at the end of 2020/21 financial year according to Bank of Uganda trade statistics. And it's the first time Uganda’s trade deficit and import bill with a neighboring country exceeded a billion dollar.
11:26
11:26

Tororo Residents Complain Over Increased Theft, Insecurity 1

Nicholas Odoi, the Osia sub county LCIII chairperson says within this week alone, over 10 homes have been broken into and thugs run away with goats and fowls among other things.
11:14
11:14

Judge Advises Gomba District Woman MP Seat Rivals to Settle Petition Out Of Court 2 2

Justice Wejuli appointed Vianney Sekassi to mediate between the two parties and report the outcome of the mediation to court on Friday.
09:25
09:25

UPDF Kills Warrior in Gunfire Exchange in Kaabong

Capt. Edrine Mawanda, the UPDF 3rd division Spokesperson confirmed the incident, saying one warrior was put out of action.
09:05
09:05

Usafi Market Leadership, Kisenyi Youths Clash Over Road Reserve 7 5

Muhammed Ssegwanyi, the spokesperson Usafi Market, says that the group wants to grab part of the market land. He says that when they approached him, he advised them to follow the laid down procedures to access it.
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