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18:09
18:09

MP Akamba Rearrested in Court Premises After Securing Bail corruption 1 Top story

During the scuffle, some individuals were kicked and battered as they tried to obstruct the MP's rearrest.
17:14
17:14

Move To Elect Rival Acholi Paramount Chief Flops 1 3

The organizers said they postponed the election after the met security officers. Police had blocked the planned election saying it was illegally being held.
09:24
09:24

Gov't to Introduce Physical Activity Guidelines 1 1

Speaking to journalists at the ministry headquarters on Thursday, Dr. Gerald Mutungi, the Assistant Commissioner of the Non-Communicable Diseases Department, highlighted that the guidelines for physical activity will guide the public on which physical activities to do, the appropriate age group, and how much physical activity one needs to carry out.
05:53
05:53

UWA Starts Property Valuation of Households Inside Ajai Wildlife Reserve 3 1

Billy Kasingye, government valuer attached to ministry of land and Urban development zonal land office in Arua city explains that the exercise which is expected to take ten days aims to assess and value the property of the affected persons like crops, trees, graves and land size among others.
20:35
20:35

Police Block Planned Election of 'New' Acholi Paramount Chief 1

Katungwezi Anatoli, the Aswa East River Regional Police Commander however told Uganda Radio Network on Thursday that they have stopped the planned election activities on grounds that the rival chiefs failed to follow the right procedures.
16:39
16:39

Charged Youth Try to Grab Gun from Police Station, One Shot 2 1

The Zombo District Police Commander Superintendant of Police Nelson Nahabwe confirmed the incident, saying the officers shot the attacker in self-defense as a group of brokers attempted to grab a gun and free a suspect from the cell at 4:00 PM.
12:55
12:55

Planned Election of New Acholi Paramount Chief Illegal-Acana 3 1

Speaking to journalists on Tuesday at his Palace in Gulu City, Rwot Acana says the rival chiefs had no mandate to call for a council of chiefs meeting to hold an election since all the powers are vested in the hands of the Paramount Chief, his deputy and the prime Minister.
12:22
12:22

Activists Call for Recognition of Unpaid Care, Domestic Work 1

According to Rita Aciro, Executive Director of the Uganda Women's Network, unpaid caregiving is the backbone of society but is still overlooked and underappreciated
06:38
06:38

Three Students Remanded for Causing Grevious Harm Kigezi High School 2

Those remanded were identified as Japheth Owoyesiga,19, a resident of Rwamucucu sub-county in Rukiga district, Lucy Ainebyoona, 20, a resident of Rwamagara village in Kabale district and Hosea Kwetegyeka, 20, a resident of Nyaruhenga in Kanungu district.
11:28
11:28

Muslims Advocate for Religious Tolerance to Combat All Forms of Bigotry expert 2 4 Top story

Muhammad Ali Waiswa, the Deputy Mufti, emphasized that martyrdom must be in the way of Allah, with the cause being sacred, and the individual willingly and knowingly sacrificing their life. He added that the bravery and dedication of Muslim martyrs should inspire Muslims to uphold their values and principles even when faced with death.
16:24
16:24

Acana Calls Urgent Meeting of Chiefs as Rivals Head for Election 1 Top story

Okello Okuna, spokesperson for the Acholi Cultural Institution, confirmed that the Paramount Chief sent invitations for a council of chiefs meeting to be held on Tuesday.
07:22
07:22

Muslims Trace Historic Paths of Martyrs in Uganda Namugongo 4 3 Top story

Hajji Abas Mulubya Ssekyanzi, the Secretary General of the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council-UMSC flagged off the group from the UMSC headquarters on Saturday.
17:29
17:29

2,800 Cases Pending in Lira High Court 6 1

Godfrey Kawesa, the deputy registrar attributed the case backlog to shortage of staffs, and lack of transport for the magistrates among other factors.
12:07
12:07

Muslims Seek Equal Share of Funds for Martyrs Day Celebrations 4

Musa Nsubuga, the Deputy Imam of the mosque said that when the Catholics and Anglicans, were celebrating their Martyrs, the government-funded them with over a billion shillings each. This is in contrast to the Muslim faith which received 200 million shillings.
09:40
09:40

Eid-Al-Duha Date Announced

During Eid al-Adha, also known as the festival of sacrifice, Muslims pray together, engage in charity work, and sacrifice an animal.
14:37
14:37

Rival Chiefs Set Date For Electing 'New' Acholi Paramount Chief 3 1

Rwot John Ogenga, the Deputy Interim Chairperson of the breakaway faction of chiefs told journalists Wednesday in Gulu City that they have set June 14 this year as the date for electing a new Paramount Chief.
07:31
07:31

Makerere Ordered to Pay UGX 100m for Denying Prof. Jean Barya a Post-Retirement Contract 1 2

The Tribunal, chaired by the newly appointed chairperson, Dr Henry Onoria also awarded Prof. Barya 100 million Shillings in general damages and directed the board to reconsider the decision which was considered unjust.
17:31
17:31

Ugandan Researchers Unveil Blood Test for Early Heart Disease Detection 4

Prof. Emmy Okello, the lead researcher and the chief of cardiology at the Uganda Heart Institute, says that their findings show that a blood test can diagnose early forms of heart disease, an unprecedented achievement globally.
15:11
15:11

Red Cross Suspends Distribution of Food Aid in North Kivu Province 2

The statement cites security reasons to be behind the suspension. The statement indicates that fighting has caused the displacement of about 64,740 people in Kanyabayonga and neighboring areas.
09:48
09:48

Leaders Asked to Support Women Break Barriers to Advancement Skilling 2

Damalie Amaguru, the Uganda country coordinator for the Aga Khan foundation’s AGECS (Advocating for Gender Equality through Civil Society) project said breaking of barriers produces empowered women that can contribute to national and community social and economic progress.
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