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Apr 2022 19 results
17:15
17:15

UPDF, FARDC Conducting Civil-Military Sensitization Exercises Operation Shujja 1 Top story

Maj. Peter Mugisa, the Spokesperson of Operation Shujja, says that the activities are geared to among others building partnerships between security forces and communities.
16:31
16:31

Calm in Alebtong as UPDF Detonate Bombs 1 2

On Monday evening, a team of six bomb experts from Acolpii Military Barracks visited the scene, extracted the bombs and detonated them in an anthill. The officer, who spoke on condition of anonymity, described the bombs as “deadly weapons” which might have been there for over 15 years.
16:24
16:24

Preparations for Start of West Ruwenzori Diocesan Operations Coming to an End 1 2

Accordingly, Rev. Julius Tumwesige, the archdeacon Bumadu Church of Uganda who also doubles as the coordinator for the proposed diocese told URN on Tuesday that the construction of the Bishop’s residence, cathedral and administrative block are expected to be complete by the end of this month.
15:33
15:33

Fuel Prices Hike in Busia Amidst Scarcity In Kenya 4

David Kisaale, a pump attendant at Burar pump fuel station in Busia town, says that they have hiked the fuel prices due to high demand.
15:26
15:26

Benet Residents Struggle to Access Health Services 1 4

Violet Chemutai, a Woman leader of the Benet says that pregnant women struggle to access health facilities because of the scarcity of health facilities.
14:38
14:38

Two Bukwo Officials Refund Part of the Stolen UGX 200M Road Funds

Chesang returned Shillings 3.2 million out of the Shillings 8.1million he took while his counterpart, Chelimo returned Shillings 500,000 out of the Shillings 5,071,000 he took.
14:25
14:25

Christians Petition Archbishop Kazimba over Election of Kigezi Diocesan Bishop 2 6

The Christiansaccuse the Synode of Kigezi Diocese of nominating Akanjuna who was later elected by the House of Bishops when they were aware that he did not have a degree in Theology or Divinity, yet he also had no post graduate diploma in any of the fields, as stipulated in the Canons.
13:04
13:04

Mbarara Land Prices, Rental Fees Double Since it got City Status 3 1

Tumushabe says in some areas 5 to 10 kilometers away, a plot of land measuring 100x50 feet that used to go for 3.5 million Shillings now costs between 10 to 15 million shillings. Whereas land in places about 15 kilometres from the city centre that used to cost Shillings 2 million shillings now costs Shillings 10 million
12:19
12:19

Suspected Turkana Rustlers Arrested with Guns in Moroto 1 2

Maj Isaac Oware, the UPDF 3rd division spokesperson, says that they picked up the suspects on March 30, 2022, during their operation around the border areas. He says that the suspects are in custody at the UPDF 3rd division headquarters in Moroto pending further investigations.
12:01
12:01

SC Villa Coach Fined UGX 2 Million for Misconduct 1

According to FUFA, during the Uganda Premier League match between Wakiso Giants FC and SC Villa on March 30 at Kabaka Kyabaggu, Petros kicked a second ball on the field of play contrary to the rules, regulations of the local soccer governing body.
11:27
11:27

Fort portal City Divisions Protest Deduction of 30% to Pay Court Debts 2 1

“As you are aware, the chief magistrate Fort portal in his attachment warrant dated 2nd March 2022 in which, two vehicles Reg LG 003-122 and LG 009-116 were attached to recover cost estimated at UGX 40,000,000 in the case involving Alituha Billy Vs Fort portal city. The money is to be recovered through Bwamwenda bailiffs and auctioneers with immediate effect," reads the letter.
11:03
11:03

Court Summons Rajiv Ruparelia over Abuse of Lake Victoria 1

Court has now summoned Ruperalia to appear in court on April 13 over the blatant abuse of Lake Victoria which he is being accused of perpetrating. This is after he failed to appear on the three occasions when the case was brought up in court.
10:51
10:51

Water Shortage Hits Primary Schools in Alebtong 2 6

Learners and teachers have to trek long distances daily in search of clean and safe water.
10:13
10:13

Water Crisis Hits Kaberamaido, Soroti for Weeks 1 2

In Soroti City, the water crisis climaxed over the weekend following a power outage on Friday evening. Piped water was completely cut off leaving several businesses struggling.
09:38
09:38

900 Applicants Battle for 30 Kwania Porter, Askaris, Office Attendant Jobs 2 2

According to the information pinned on Kwania District Public Noticeboard, 395 job applicants are shortlisted for the position of porters, 110 applicants shortlisted for the position of askaris, and 117 shortlisted for parish chief jobs but the commission needed less than 15 candidates in each category.
09:07
09:07

Amuru District Stuck with over 600 of Abandoned Balalo's Cattle 1 1

Kenneth Okot, the Chairman of Atiak Town Council in Amuru District told URN that the animals have become a burden to the district authorities since they have to spend money on feeding and guarding them.
08:01
08:01

Kibanzanga Petition IGG To Investigate Election Petition Cost Levied Against Him 2 1

Kibanzanga has protested the costs and petitioned the Inspector General of Government, Beti Kamya Turyomwe citing collusion between the Electoral Commission and lawyers of his rival.
07:48
07:48

Almost Everyone Now Breathing Polluted Air-WHO 2 Top story

And based on WHO’s mathematical modelling of available air pollution data from urban areas, almost every one of us faces an increased risk of heart disease, stroke, lung disease, cancer and pneumonia.
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