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10:58
10:58

Man Abandons Children After Failing To Pay Rent 4

According to Okumu, the minor’s father rented his room at Shillings 70,000 but has not paid rent since May to up to date. He says that he has made severally made phone calls to Mulwani’s father in Mayuge district to come and pick the children in vain.
01:08
01:08

King Oyo Rallies Youth to Embrace Culture 3 3

The King explained that in the past, while around Ekyooto, children were natured, inspired, whereas young girls were groomed by their parents in a manner of inculcating good discipline among them to enable them to become responsible citizens in the future.
12:12
12:12

Kabaka Flags Off Run For HIV/Aids Fight Kabaka Birthday Run 2

Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi, looking fit as a fiddle, briefly stepped out of his car and walked to the gathering that stood excitedly along the Royal Mile road. The Kingdom has for the last eight years organized the event under different campaigns. The first campaign was to fight fistula and collect funds towards operation costs for women with the disease, the second campaign was to fight sickle cell disease and currently the fight against HIV/Aids.
18:35
18:35

Mother Enrolls Children into Bricklaying to Beat Lockdown Hardships MInistry of Health 2 1

Madrine Namulema joined a local association of clay bricklayers in the area and gradually, she also introduced her four children aged between seven to 13 years to the same work, from which they earned reasonable income for a period of over one year now.
10:11
10:11

Covid-19: Gov’t Targets to Vaccinate 900,000 in Acholi Sub Region Gulu City 4 2

James Elima, the Director of Gulu Regional Referral Hospital says COVID -19 vaccination uptake in Acholi Sub –Region still remains at only 45 percent despite the test positivity rate which is 7.6 percent, slightly higher than the national average.
19:31
19:31

Police and Locals Retrieve Body of Fisherman from Lake Kyoga 1 1

The deceased has been identified as Charles Okurut, 21, a fisherman attached to Omunwo landing site in Obwanai parish, Apopong Sub County.
18:21
18:21

Small Tribes, CSOs Want Single Commission for Minorities minority tribes 7 3

Elisha Mugisha Ateenyi, the cultural leader of Banyabindi minority tribe in Kasese District argues that unless a separate ministry or a commission is set up to address the challenges and historical injustices suffered by ethnic minority groups, the communities will continue to lose their unique identity resulting in their extinction.
14:51
14:51

3 Dead, 5 Admitted After Being Electrocuted in Busia 4 3

The deceased have been identified as Izac Wejuli aged 21 years, Brian Ologe of 21 and Derrick Wabwire aged 16 years while the survivors admitted are Edrisa Wamunga 14, Misach Kwagala, 14, David Wakumba 15, Juma Jackson 14 and Osman Egesa who is 15 years. They are all residents of Buchicha and Solo C villages in Western division of Busia Municipality.
19:22
19:22

Pictorial: Excitement As Diocese of Northern Uganda Gets New Bishop Gulu City 27

The consecration ceremony was presided over by the Archbishop of the Province of the Church of Uganda, Stephen Kaziimba Mugalu. Loum Succeeded Johnson Ghakumba who went on early retirement.
11:26
11:26

Youth With Disability Finds Fortune in Reproducing Home-Study Materials resilience 3 1

While many people are struggling to recover from the effects of the COVID-19, the story is different for Abbey Lukyamuzi, a youth living with disability in Masaka town, who has ventured into the reproduction and distribution of learners' home-school material in his area.
19:05
19:05

Pictorial: Bar Owners, Local Artists in Kwania Defy Concert Ban 15

The concerts were suspended in March 2020 as the government announced measures to fight the spread of COVID-19, and while restrictions were announced on almost all other sectors, the entertainment centers remain closed, with no activity allowed.
09:21
09:21

Local Leaders Petition Gulu RCC Over Growing Criminal Gangs sex workers 4 2

Gulu City has dozens of hotspot areas across the 128 villages in Pece – Laroo and Bardege - Layibi Divisions that include Go-Down, Industrial Area, Kasubi, For God, Kirombe in Kabedopong, St. Mauritz Trading Centre, Unyama, Cuk Pa Atuku and Cenyjere are hideouts for the wrongdoers.
08:51
08:51

New Entebbe-Kalangala Ferry Ready-National Oil Company 3 1 Top story

Sadala Musoke, the Chief Executive Officer NODL, says the new ferry dubbed MV NODL will complement MV Kalangala to meet the increasing demand due to the growth in passenger numbers over the years particularly during the festive season.
15:40
15:40

Ugandan-American Woman Promoted to Lt. Col In the US Air Force 1 Top story

Speaking to The East African Diaspora Media watch-EADM, an online news organization that has interest in East Africans living in the diaspora, Mulumba, who emigrated to the U.S. in 1995, said that she is humbled that she has achieved such an unprecedented success.
10:52
10:52

Housing Project Changes Fortune for Children With Disabilities in Kabarole 1 2

Annet Birungi, a beneficiary, says she has been living in a shack with her four children after she was abandoned by her husband.
09:12
09:12

Nude "Witch" Arrested in Gulu City for being a Public Nuisance 2 1

David Ongom Mudong, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson reveals that police patrol had on several occasions responded to Kaunda Ground following alert from the CCTV Camera control room to arrest Auma as she was performing her usual sorcerous act, but they would instead find a dog on the exact spot.
10:10
10:10

Kiyindi Town Council Residents Decry Poor Service Delivery 2 5

Alice Nakato, a vendor in the Kiyindi market, says that they are choking on garbage in the market as the cleaners take their time to clean the market.
20:08
20:08

Masaka Leaders Tasked to Bring Down Stagnant HIV Prevalence Rates 4

The 2020 HIV prevalence map by the Ministry of Health and Uganda AIDS Commission, places Masaka in the red-line of the top five districts with the highest threat of HIV incidence across the country.
17:55
17:55

IGG to Go After Gov’t Employees who Dodge Work 3 1

Twinomugisha says that as the Inspectorate of Government office, they have been charged with the responsibility of eliminating corruption, abuse of authority and of public office, which she intends to do starting with an investigation of government employees who are known for being absent at work.
12:45
12:45

State House Stops Investor from Evicting Residents 5 2

In the meeting with the residents and Wright, the secretary to the president on land matters, Hajjati Namayanja read a letter from the president in which he ordered that residents fully accessing the land without any restrictions and that the private security guards should as well vacate the main gate to the village. But Wright's lawyer says there is before court and so the state house directive has taken then by surprise.
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