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16:55
16:55

Conservationists Reject Removal of Marabou Stork Nestlings from Parliament UWA 2 1

Conservationists have asked Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA and Members of Parliament to first address the problem of garbage and pollution instead of the removing the storks.
15:17
15:17

NWSC Investigating Irregular Water Bills 1 1

The investigations follow complaints from customers about high water bills incurred during the on-going Katosi Water Works that have led to continuous water shortages in many parts of Kampala.
13:47
13:47

Experts Predict Drop in Health Insurance Premiums Due to COVID-19 3

Dr Ian Clarke, the Chairman Clarke Group and Uganda Healthcare Federation told the annual conference of the Insurance Brokers Association of Uganda on Friday that for instance, he had to review and trim on the number of employees that can still benefit from the corporate insurance package.
12:41
12:41

How Cyber Criminals Access Company Systems 4 1 Top story

Bruno Mwebaze an ethical hacker and tutor at the Institute of Forensic and ICT Security, says that there are simple things organisations usually ignore yet they are being explored by hackers to comprise systems.
08:48
08:48

URA to Assess Impact of Tax Exemptions import 2

Milly Isingoma Nalukwago, the Assistant Commissioner Research, Planning and Development URA, the study will seek to assess the impact of tax exemption which will inform policy formulation.
08:22
08:22

Police Asks Candidates to Respect Campaign Guidelines 2

The Spokesperson of Criminal Investigations Directorate, Charles Twine said that to avoid confrontations with the police and other security personnel candidates should urge their supporters to comply with the guidelines.
08:19
08:19

Cost of COVID-19 Tests Reduced COVID-19 Testing

Dr Diana Atwiine, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health argues that the reduction in the price was as a result of reductions in transporting laboratory testing kits and other supplies from the point of manufacture to the country due to resumption of international flights.
07:56
07:56

Radio Stations in Lango Deny Blocking NUP Candidates 1

On Tuesday, Joel Ssenyonyi, the spokesperson of NUP claimed that a number of their candidates from Lango sub-region were being denied air space. He, however, declined to mention who the aspirants are.
19:22
19:22

Bunyoro Rejects New DPC for Teargassing Catholics and Baganda Buganda Kingdom 3 1

The kingdom has officially written to the Internal Affairs minister and the Inspector General of Uganda Police opposing the posting an officer with questionable discipline to be in charge of law and order in Hoima city, which is the seat of Bunyoro kingdom.
17:41
17:41

Ugandans Eating Less Food Per Person Every Year food supply 2

There has been a decline in starchy roots food availability since 2013 at 130.5 Kg to 100.9 Kg in 2020, and even alcohol being drunk has reduced from 74.8kgs in 2013 to 60.3kgs in 2019.
17:21
17:21

Businessman Katumwa Charged with Abduction, Granted Bail 2

The Court heard that on September 24, 2020, at Luwafu zone, Makindye Division, Katumwa, a candidate for the Nansana Municipality Parliamentary seat, unlawfully took a minor from the custody or protection of her parents.
17:02
17:02

Candidates in Kampala Warned Against Illegal Road Drives 2

The State Minister for Kampala Benna Namugwanya told journalists at the Media Center on Friday that all road drives with public address systems are required to obtain clearance and follow prescribed routes.
14:51
14:51

Attorney General Resists Tumukunde's Request in CID Summons Case 1 2

The Attorney General argues that there is nothing Constitutional in Tumukunde’s application that needs interpretation by the constitutional court, so the High Court can address his issues
13:34
13:34

Controversial Ebola Drug Gets Another Nod to Treat COVID-19 Remdesivir

The drug, given intravenously, is supposed to work by blocking the virus' ability to reproduce and spread in the body. It is believed to cut hospital stay for admitted patients by four to five days.
08:25
08:25

Uganda to Produce COVID-19 Prophylactic Treatments from Donated Plasma Convalescent Plasma 1 1

Antibodies from the plasma of recovered patients will be harvested and processed into either capsules or injections that can be given to patients that test positive for the disease and present with symptoms.
06:28
06:28

Catholic Church Seeks Clarity on Pope Same-Sex Statement 1

Pope Francis has in past interviews suggested that he is not against civil unions, but this is the first time that he has directly come out in favour of the same, as the Pope. But his comments differ from those of his predecessor, Benedict XVI, who labelled same-sex marriage an intrinsic moral evil.
20:20
20:20

MPs Welcome Polling Date for Parliamentary Elections 5 1

The Electoral Commission chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama announced on Thursday that the elections will be held on January 14 2021.
19:35
19:35

MOH Launches App to Guide Health Workers on Latest COVID-19 Treatments Ministry of Health 3

Dr. William Worodria a member of the COVID-19 Case Management pillar said this initiative comes in timely with the challenges they are encountering with ensuring that when treatment protocols are reviewed the health workers get updated in a timely manner.
19:13
19:13

Health Ministry Worried About Untraceable COVID-19 Alert Cases Ministry of Health

According to data from the health ministry, 3,726 alert cases accounting for 35 percent of the total number of cases have been recorded. However the transmission path of alerts still remains unknown.
19:01
19:01

Ministry of Works Designs New Bridges and Roads Flood Disaster Plan Waiswa Bageya 2 1

The new five-year flood action plan involves making readily available funds, equipment and human resources to respond to emergencies on time.
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