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Feb 2023 11 results
17:15
17:15

Makerere University Graduates First Cohort of Youth Development Work Programme 1 5

Speaking to URN, Prof. Paul Muyinda, Director Institute of Open Distance and E-learning who introduced the program at Makerere university said that in 2011, all commonwealth countries were urged to introduce courses that address the different challenges that affect the youth in their respective countries.
16:58
16:58

Ugandan Team Upbeat Ahead of World Cross Country Championships 1 1

The contingent of 28 athletes and three officials has been undergoing training at Trinity Biblical Institute in Kapchorwa from January 11 to February 12, 2023. It comprises 12 junior men and women, 12 Senior Men and Women Category and 4 athletes for the Mixed Relay race.
16:40
16:40

Burundian National Shot Dead in Parking Lot Luke Owoyesigyire 3 1

Muhidi Kiyora, a businessman in Roza Market, says that the shooting occurred when the deceased developed a disagreement with Muhooza who had just been deployed for guard duties.
15:43
15:43

Buikwe Councilors Protest Payment of 106M Debt to Contractor 1 1

Butamisi Nabwetemye, the Woman Councilor Ssi Sub Country says that they should first study the Memorandum of Understanding between the then councilors and the contractor before they clear the debt.
14:42
14:42

Five Arrested For Alleged Kidnap of Minor With Intent To Marry Her Off

Dan Muramuzi, the LC III chairperson of Nkungu Sub County told URN that he wasn’t aware of the case but acknowledged that marrying off underage girls and kidnaps with intent to marry them off are real in his area.
14:09
14:09

Nakintu’s Suspected Kidney Harvesters Out on Bail 1 Top story

According to the Attorney General, Kiryowa Kiwanuka who instituted the charge against the suspects, the accused persons abused their power and authority and committed the said offenses between December 2019 and October 2021 in Kampala -Uganda and Saudi Arabia.
12:46
12:46

Suspected Kidnappers of Gomba Pastor Shot Dead 1

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson, says that the suspects kidnapped Pastor Barishya from her Canaan Ministries church in Kaganga on February 6th, 2023 and they kept moving her around Masaka, Sembabule, Mbarara, and Bushenyi districts to evade arrest.
12:00
12:00

Two Private Security Guards in Custody Over Illegal Roadblock

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says that the duo was arrested for staging an illegal roadblock on Monday night in Dokho where they impersonated traffic police and extorted money from Boda boda riders, passengers, and vehicles.
11:58
11:58

One Shot Dead By Suspected Karamojong Warriors in Agago 1

Peter Ochieng, 24, was shot dead in his home in Lamwor Village, Lapyem Parish, Adilang Town Council on Sunday night.
07:39
07:39

Kotido Seeks UGX 500M for the Completion of District Offices In Kotido district 3 1

Joseph Komol Lote, Kotido District LC V chairperson said the current district offices are dilapidated and their efforts to complete the new building have been frustrated due to the lack of funds. He explained that since Kotido is one of the oldest districts in the region, its offices are in a very alarming state.
Feb 2023 11 results