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19:06
19:06

Parliament Lifts Age Limit for LCIII Councilors 2 1

The act initially capped the age for contestants for LCIII chairperson positions, sub-county, municipal or city division level at 30 and 75. As a result, several aspirants have been blocked by the Electoral Commission, in the ongoing nomination exercise.
18:58
18:58

Five Health Workers in Agago Tests Positive for Covid-19

Dr Smart Okot, Chief Executive Director of Dr Ambrosoli Memorial Hospital Kalongo says the health workers are part of 250 staffs who underwent test for the contagion.
18:48
18:48

ICT Ministry Rejects Plea to Scrap Free Airtime for Gov't 5 1

Tumusiime accused government officials of using the free airtime slots to account for money that had been budgeted for media spend. He also castigated government officials for sometimes failing to turn up for scheduled government radio programs and yet advertisers who could have booked space have been turned away.
18:43
18:43

Court Blocks Nomination of FDC Flag Bearer in Jinja City Mubarak Kirunda 2 1

Two weeks ago, Mubarak Kirunda the Jinja Central Division Chairperson petitioned court questioning FDC’s criteria in awarding the party’s flag to Ebusa.
18:41
18:41

NRM Tribunal Cancels Rubanda East Poll Results Pending Recount 4

This follows a petition filed by Rubanda district chairman Kenneth Jogo Biryabarema, his main challenger in the race to Parliament. Musasizi had been announced the winner on September 5 after collecting 23,330 defeating Biryabarema who garnered 22,412 votes.
18:26
18:26

Details Emerge Over Burning of Katwe CID Office 1

Grace Akullo, the Director Criminal Investigations Department set up a team led by the head of general crimes desk, Francis Olugu,
17:43
17:43

Covid-19 Slows Uganda’s Progress on Poverty Alleviation 4 3

Okurut added that for SDGs on sustainable cities, life on land, peace and justice, Uganda’s performance is also stagnating at a rate of below 50% of the growth rate required to achieve the SDGs, partly because of the covid-19 pandemic.
17:33
17:33

Voter Bribery Claims Persist in Sembabule District Ahead of NRM Primaries 3

Naziruh Ddamulira, a resident of Kinyansi Village in Mabindo Sub-county, says the contenders changed the strategies from intimidation and harassment, and have now resorted to bribing of voters.
17:32
17:32

Mob Attacks MP Nambooze for 'Disorganizing' NUP Elections in Mukono NUP Office 5 2

However, as voters lined up at the back of their favourite candidates, Patience Lule and Nasif Musoke, Nambooze arrived at the election venue and ordered non-party members to leave the line. The directive triggered a bitter argument between the voters and Nambooze until she accepted all people who were gathered at the station to vote.
17:18
17:18

Mulago Starts Construction of New Oxygen Plant 1

With the outbreak of COVID-19, Nuwamanya says that their oxygen needs have increased creating pressure on other oxygen-consuming units especially at the Uganda Heart Institute and the children’s acute ward.
17:16
17:16

Six Elephants Destroy One Thousand Hectares Of Crops In Agago stray elephants 1

Silvesto Asia Ali, one of the affected Farmers says he lost two hectares of Pumpkins to the stray elephants that invaded his farmland on Monday night. Some six elephants that reportedly strayed from Kidepo Valley National Park into community farmlands have been terrorizing farming communities in Luyita and Lujim parishes of Omiya Pachwa Sub county.
16:43
16:43

Abim Hospital Closed After More Health Workers Tested Positive for COVID-19 covid 19 pandemic 2

At least 17 health workers in the district hospital tested positive out of the 79 samples taken last week. another 11 tested positive from Morulem Health Centre III. The 28 are all said to be contacts of a midwife attached to Morulem Health Centre who was admitted to Abim Hospital, while in labour.
16:42
16:42

Three Drown in River Kafu 2 1

The three were on Monday morning crossing from Rwemparaki village to Bananywa village in Kyankwanzi district
16:27
16:27

KCCA Launches UGX 7 Trillion Strategic Plan 3 2

According to the plan, KCCA seeks to promote quality education through the renovation of school infrastructure which includes classrooms, science laboratories, constructing teachers' houses and sanitation facilities among others.
16:09
16:09

Gliding Rocks Kill Six-Year-Old, Injure 3 Others in Mbale 5 3

The gliding stones that were as a result of a mini landslide that hit the area, affected four villages of Bunalutere, Kikobero, Wambewo trading centre and Bubyengu upper in Bubyangu parish in Mbale affecting more than 700 People.
15:45
15:45

Another One Thousand Solar Street Lights For Mbale City 1

the second batch of 1,000 lights is going to be installed on Cathedral Avenue and Nboa Road, among other streets in the city.
15:28
15:28

Gov't Orders Schools to Allow Pregnant Finalists Back to Class 3

According to the health ministry, finalists who are pregnant will now be allowed to attend classes and also sit for examinations when schools re-open.
15:27
15:27

NUP Losers Decry Criteria Used to Identify Parliamentary Candidates Mercy Walukamba 1 Top story

In Nakawa West, the party selected Joel Ssenyonyi as the flagbearer against Kenneth Paul Kakande who has been in politics for over 20 years.
15:15
15:15

Suspected ATM Fraudster Arrested in Entebbe. 2 1

Kampala metropolitan deputy police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire identified him as Wandera Geoffrey, 39, a fisherman resident of Abaita Ababiri in Entebbe Municipality. The suspect was arrested on Monday by Stanbic bank security officers and handed him to police.
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