Breaking

Archive

Oct 2021 20 results
20:37
20:37

Contractor Asks for More Time to Complete Mpondwe Market 3 2

The construction plan for the six Billion Shillings facility kicked off in November last year and was expected to be done in November 2021. The new border market is being constructed by Ambitious construction Limited which is funded by the World Bank through Great Lakes Trade Facilitation Project.
20:03
20:03

Bomb Discovered in Sembabule Forest, Detonated 3

Children who had gone to collect firewood saw the unexploded rusty bomb which had been abandoned for some time, and took it to the butcher a butcher who started using it to weigh meat as his three quarter kgs stone, having found it to measure exactly "half and a quarter" (750 grammmes) until one day when a keen customer saw it and quickly reported to the authorities.
19:55
19:55

Thieves, Vandals Raid Closed Schools in Ntoroko 3 3

William Kasoro the district chairperson Ntoroko district says he has continued to receive reports of the ongoing vandalism of public assets by unknown thugs across the district.
19:10
19:10

Soldier Shoots Napak Police Officer Dead at Protected Incident Scene

Cpl. John Francis Osema attached to Lorengechora CID department at Lorengechora police post was killed on Tuesday night by a UPDF soldier who was securing a vehicle which had caught fire.
18:59
18:59

Govt Faulted for Ignoring UK Terror Alert Parliament 1 4 Top story

The UK government had earlier on advised its nationals to be extremely vigilant about their security, adding that attacks on Uganda could be indiscriminate, including in places visited by foreigners...
17:58
17:58

MPs, Govt Agencies Top List of Tax Defaulters Parliament 1 3

This is contained in the Ministry of Finance’s response to the issues raised by the Opposition in Parliament on the charter of fiscal responsibility for the financial year 2021/2022-2025/26. According to the list, individuals and private companies owe a sum of 137 billion Shillings while government entities owe 209 billion Shillings to the government.
17:27
17:27

Only 4% of Mbale Youths Know how to Use Condoms - HIV Focal Person Mbale District 4 1

According to the District Community Development Officer, the recent survey carried out on condom use by the youths between 15- 24 years who are the majority , shows that only 4% know how to use them correctly.
17:25
17:25

Amolatar Officials Reject Cassava Cuttings over Poor Quality 3

Tony Opio, a supplier from Nalubwoyu Sub County delivered the 144 bags of cassava cuttings to the district headquarters. The samples were inspected by the district leaders who confirmed that they could not be received for planting.
16:42
16:42

CECAFA Women's U-20 Championship To Be Played Under Closed Doors – FUFA 3 1

Although fans would wish to support the Uganda girls as they tussle it out with other countries in the region, Nakiwala made it clear that only players and accredited officials will be allowed to access the games. She maintained that strict COVID-19 Standard operating Procedures will be observed.
16:28
16:28

Police Start Terror Attack Sensitization Campaigns in Kampala Parks and Arcades 3 4

A team of police officers led by David Muhooza the Community Liaison Officer Central police station-CPS today went to new taxi Park, Namayiba bus park and Kisenyi bus terminal requesting passengers to be vigilant and sensitized bus operators on security measures they have to put in place.
13:41
13:41

The Changing Face of Uganda Petroleum Institute, Kigumba

The institute, established in 2009, is Uganda's centre for training, research and consultancy in the field of petroleum exploration, recovery, refinement and responsible utilization of Oil and Gas Resources. It is one of the developments towards building skills for Ugandans to benefit from the Oil and Gas sector.
13:21
13:21

Kasese Residents Warned Against Night Travels bomb explosion 4

Ismail Kaawo, the Rwenzori East Acting regional police Spokesperson says that the police and sister agencies have intensified operations to deal with suspected criminals in the region and residents who will not adhere to the directives.
12:45
12:45

Stray Elephants Displace Residents in Lamwo 3 6

The Nyimur Sub County LCIII Chairperson Moses Bili says the elephants believed to have strayed from Nimule National Park in Magwi County of Eastern Equatorial State in South Sudan reportedly entered Uganda through Amuru district before crossing river Aswa into Palabek Nyimur Sub County.
11:45
11:45

Suspected Killer of Ruharo Police OC Shot Dead in Mbarara 1

According to Kasasira, Tushemereirwe is one of the suspects who allegedly killed Richard Agaba, the Officer-in-charge Ruharo Police Post. The police also believe that he was behind the robbery of For God Electronic Shop in Rukungiri.
11:19
11:19

Security Heightened in Bus Terminals 5

On Tuesday, there was a heavy police presence at all entrances of the bus terminals. At the exit and entry points, everyone who accessed them had to be searched.
09:39
09:39

Floods Contaminate Water Sources in Dokolo District 2 5

30 out of 212 water sources have been submerged by floods caused by the rising water levels of Lake Kwania.
09:13
09:13

Heavy Rains Leave Households Homeless in Kibuku District 4 3

The rains that pounded the district on Monday evening destroyed houses in Katiryo and Bukatikoko parishes in Kituti Sub County in Kibuku district. They also destroyed crops, killed animals and left many people injured.
09:01
09:01

Gov't to Cancel Second Title on Nabisunsa Girls School Land 5

Baker Mugayino, the Assistant Commissioner of Land Registration says that ULC had no interest in the land but was highlighting the anomaly of double titles.
07:42
07:42

Crested Cranes Qualifies for Final Round of Afcon Qualifiers 1

The Crested Cranes will now face neighbours Kenya in the final round of the qualifiers. Kenya also eliminated South Sudan with a 15-1 aggregate after their two legs.
07:34
07:34

3rd Division Court Martial Sentences 248 over Illegal Possession of Fire arms UPDF

The convicts have been sent to serve different deterrent sentences in various government prisons where they will be rehabilitated.
Oct 2021 20 results