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20:21
20:21

Uganda Sends TVET Instructors to Kenya to Benchmark on Skilling Program 6 1

A team of Technical, Vocational Education and Training –TVET instructors mainly made up of principals from TVET institutions has been flagged off by the education ministry to benchmark on Kenya’s skilling program. According to the education ministry, Kenya is one of the countries in the region that has advanced in the skilling sector .
19:52
19:52

Slow Progress of Kagadi Water Project Irks Minister Kasaija 3 1

Minister Kasaija ordered the Kagadi district chairperson and members of parliament to follow up the matter to make sure the people of Kagadi get safe drinking water before the end of this financial year.
18:01
18:01

Mengo Controls Less than 5% of Total Land in Buganda Buganda Kingdom 1 1

According to the report, of the 23,707.831 square miles of land in the kingdom, Buganda only controls 950 square miles under Buganda Land Board. The report shows that the Anglican and Catholic churches own 92square miles representing 0.5%, Muslims 24 square miles (0.13%) while individuals own 8,650square miles (49%).
17:41
17:41

Bukedea Residents Celebrate Return of Incarcerated District Chairperson 3

Soroti Resident Judge, Henry Peter Adonyo granted Olemukan, 48, cash bail of Shillings 5 million. Olemukan applied for bail early last month, days after appearing before the Bukedea Grade One Magistrate, Juliana Kimono.
17:17
17:17

Thugs Rob UGX34 Million, Kill Pump Attendant in Wakiso 1 2

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, says that Natumanya met her death around 4 am on Monday morning. He says that unidentified thugs hacked Natumanya to death with an axe when he refused to surrender the money in his possession.
16:27
16:27

Ugandans Urged to Embrace Local Tourism to Revive the Economy 4 2

Minister Kasaija said that Uganda has many unexploited tourism attractions and beautiful sceneries that locals and people from other parts of the world can visit.
16:05
16:05

Midterm Payments to Lower NSSF Interest Rates to Members 3 1

Since 2012, NSSF has offered a double-digit interest rate to its members, even in the two years when the Covid-19 challenged economy. The Fund paid 10.75% and 12.15% for the financial years 2019/20 and 2020/21 respectively.
15:30
15:30

Pictorial: Inauguration of the Orthodox Bishop of Northern Uganda congregation 30

The Bishop of Rwanda-Burundi, Innocentios Byakatonda enthroned Bishop Nektarios Kabuye on Saturday in the Arch Diocese of the Orthodox in Gulu City in Koro Rom Cell in the Eastern Division of Laroo-Pece.
14:54
14:54

MP Macho Protests Arrest Of Fishermen 2

Lawrence Edraku, the officer in-charge-OC Majanji police station, says that they got a report from the army about the arrest of fishermen who were found using illegal fishing gear despite the fact they hadn't yet been brought to the station.
14:46
14:46

Mutilated Body Discovered In Sembabule Forest 1

Children who had gone to collect firewood, stumbled upon the body Monday morning and informed residents and local leaders.
14:40
14:40

UPDF in Operation to Recover Over 200 Cattle Raided by S. Sudanese Rustlers 3

The Lotuku village LCI Chairperson says the rustlers attacked and brutally killed two herdsmen as they grazed the animals in Oryang village in Lawiyeoduny parish before grabbing some 208 head of cattle and fleeing towards South Sudan.
14:16
14:16

Pictorial: Buddu Crowned Champions of Masaza cup 18

The Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II graced the finanls. URN brings some of the action and memories at Kitende
14:14
14:14

Outbreak of Bovine Pleuropneumonia in Amuru Threatens Eviction of Balalo Herdsmen Attiak Sub County 1 1

Like in other districts in Acholi, Lango, and parts of West Nile sub-regions, the government is undertaking the second phase of evicting balalo herdsmen following a directive by President Yoweri Museveni.
13:44
13:44

Gov't Wants Chiefs to Reside in Work Areas for Implementation of Parish Development Model parish chiefs 5 1

The State Minister for Gender Labor and Social Development Peace Mutuuzo says under the parish development model implementation, the government is strengthening the parish level to act as a theater of development and this means giving more responsibilities to parish chiefs.
13:06
13:06

Gulu Central High School Closed After Violent Students Strike 2 1

Denis Odongpiny Odwong, the Gulu Resident City Commissioner, says that they resolved to close the school for two weeks effective immediately.
12:44
12:44

Butaleja Residents Raise Concern Over Increasing Livestock Theft 4

Umar Kangole, the LC I chairperson of Nambili village in Budumba sub-county, says that the police has not helped them to fight the cattle thefts noting that the police don't patrol all the sub-counties in the district.
12:24
12:24

250 Persons Living with HIV in Greater Arua Receive Aid to Mitigate COVID-19 Impact 3 4

Justine Afuruku, the Project Focal Person from Agakhan Foundation, said that they have earmarked over Shillings 300 million over a period of 12 months and urged the HIV positive Persons to use the donation to enable them to find other sustainable survival opportunities.
12:03
12:03

Agriculture Officers Warn Against Planting Invasive Plants as Flowers 1 1

Samuel Busiku, the Mbale City Agricultural Officer says that they are worried that the plant has also started invading coffee plantations and farmers are struggling to control its spread, something that may affect their harvests.
12:00
12:00

Captain Okwi, Miya Recalled for Cranes Trip to Uzbekistan Uganda cranes 1

Head coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic has today announced a squad that includes Rwanda based striker Okwi and Farouk Miya.
11:54
11:54

Inadequate Computers, Books Hindering Implementation of New curriculum In Bududa 5 1

John Watyekele, the head of the department of the Information and Communication Technology at Bulucheke Secondary school, says that they only have seven computers against a population of over 300 students offering computer studies.
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