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17:52
17:52

Nabweru Woman Burns to Death 1

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire identifies the deceased as 71-year-old Joyce Akiiki Kagusuru, a resident of Nabweru Parish in Nansana Municipality.
17:41
17:41

Scores Dead As Building Collapses on Uganda-DRC Boarder 1

More than 30 bodies and several injured people have been pulled from the rubble. According to available information, about 50 others are still unaccounted for.
17:33
17:33

Communities, Neighborhoods start Congregating as Churches Remain Closed 4 3

Eng. Moses Wakulera, a resident of Kigoowa suburb in Kampala is one of those who hold Sunday services in their homes. He says that they started congregating as a family in their sitting room but as time went by a few neighbors asked to join them.
16:26
16:26

Buvuma Residents Live in Fear of Landslides 3 4 Top story

Small streams originating from higher grounds run through Bukindi village and drain into Lake Victoria, which is about 2 kilometers away.
16:06
16:06

Jinja Residents Protest Unfair Eviction village 4 1

They accuse Musa Bashir, the proprietor of Hared petroleum of trying to evict them from their homes on grounds that acquired the land hosting the campsite from Uganda Land Commission.
15:47
15:47

Killed Makerere Student Was Respectful, Humble Preacher 1 Top story

Luddie Kirabo, who fellow-shipped with the deceased at Christ Hearts Church in Makerere, says Tegu would preach about God whenever he met fellow students.
15:10
15:10

Queen Elizabeth Launches Use of Bomb Pistols to Control Stray Game Animals 2 5 Top story

John Muhangi, the Warden Law Enforcement and Security in Queen Elizabeth National park, says they are cognizant that most game animals have found alternative routes, which they use to stray into communities where they wreak havoc.
15:04
15:04

14 Arrested in William Street Mosque Operation Patrick Onyango 3 1 Top story

According to Onyango, the suspects will be charged with among other things obstructing a lawful operation, trespass, inciting violence and embezzlement.
13:29
13:29

Two South Sudanese Arrested in Elegu for Attacking UPDF Soldiers Unyama River 2 1

Geoffrey Oceng Osborn, the Amuru Deputy Resident District Commissioner also Chairperson of the District Security Committee, says the South Sudanese forced their way into the country to facilitate transportation of illegal drugs.
13:03
13:03

Three Returnees Test Positive for COVID-19 MOH

According to Ministry of Health, the three travelers are undergoing treatment at Mulago National Referral Hospital and Entebbe General Hospital.
12:55
12:55

Number of People Infested by Scabies Rise to 2000 infestation 1

The most affected people are in Kyabigambire, Buseruka, Kitoba, Buraru,Kijongo and Kigorobya sub counties.
12:31
12:31

Police Explains William Street Mosque Deployment 1 Top story

A short statement by the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the joint security team deployed to witness the takeover of Muslim Property in Kampala Central Division by Uganda Muslim Supreme Council-UMSC.
11:28
11:28

Tororo Flood Victims Struggling to Cope 4 1

The Camp Chairperson, Jowali Wabire says that they are faced with numerous challenges ranging from food shortage to lack of mosquito nets and increasing cases of rape and defilement.
10:39
10:39

Masaka Leaders, Boda Boda Riders Demand Transfer of Police Commanders 5 1 Top story

During a security meeting, Henry Mayanja, the Chairperson Katwe Boda boda stage accused police officers of exercising utmost brutality while enforcing curfew, which has fueled frustration among those who fall prey to their operations.
09:43
09:43

Crowds Persists at Kawempe Hospital Despite Minister's Directive Ministry of Health 1 1

Dr. Lawrence Kazibwe, the Acting Deputy Executive Director Kawempe Referral Hospital, says they expect to expedite the procurement of the infrared thermometers to reduce congestion at the entrance. “We are still in the process of getting the thermometers from the office of the State Minister for health. The congestion is majorly created by the mask-food vendors and brokers,” he said. Dr.
08:50
08:50

Heavy Deployment at William Street Mosque 1 Top story

According to sources, the security officers stormed the mosque premises and asked those inside to open for them. “The officers broke the doors as we were calling the person with the keys to come and open the doors,” the source is quoted to have said.
08:29
08:29

131 Ugandans, Legal Residents Return From India 2 Top story

Ambassador Charles Ssentongo, the Chief of Protocol in the Foreign Affairs Ministry and other government officials received the latest group of returnees.
08:00
08:00

Two-Year-Old Drowns in Water Channel child drowns 2 2 Top story

Mumbere’s grandfather, Mark Expedito told URN that deceased’s body was recovered 1km away from where he drowned from. He suspects that the minor tried to play in the waters and was washed away.
07:45
07:45

Primate Mauls 11-Months-Old Boy in Nwoya 1 Top story

According to Muluwe, the baboon entered their barracks in the morning while they were attending the routine parade and attacked the infant killing him instantly. He says rangers later pursued the primate and killed it.
23:10
23:10

WHO Stops Use of Hydroxychloroquine, Lopinavir for COVID-19 Treatment

In a statement released today, the health agency said that the decision to stop the use of the drugs comes from a recommendation made by the Solidarity Trial’s International Steering Committee to discontinue the use of the drugs because they do not have any effect on hospitalised patients.
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