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20:56
20:56

Employers Want More Consultations On Students Loan Scheme 3

Uganda employers say the Higher Education Students Financing Bill currently before Parliament should be given more time for extensive consultations if the project is to be handled diligently.
20:29
20:29

UPDF Disqualifies 500 In West Nile Recruitment 1

More than 500 people have missed joining the Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) in the ongoing recruitment in West Nile after failing medical tests and submitting forged academic papers.
18:24
18:24

Six More Men Charged over Recruiting M23 Rebels rebel recruitment

More six men have this evening been charged before Buganda Road Court for allegedly recruiting Ugandans into the M23 rebel activities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
18:14
18:14

Lightning Claims 2 People, 17 Cows in Kanungu. 1

The dead are all residents of Rukore Cell,Mpungu Parish ,Mpungu sub county.
17:39
17:39

Guard Shoots Self Over Missing Motorcycle suicide cases

It is alleged that Omony shot himself after he was tasked to explain the theft of a motorcycle from the parking space of Asiatic sports shop. An eye witness, who declined to be named for fear of losing his job told URN that, at around midday, an unidentified Asian man came and parked his motorcycle and entered the sports shop.
17:01
17:01

Kalangala Suspends Sanitation Operations after Protests poor sanitation 2

Edward Bugimbi, the Kalangala district Health Inspector explains that he ordered the closure of the land sites because they were not fit for human habitation.
16:25
16:25

Buhweju Woman MP Joy Karisa Arinaitwe Dead mp dead

The Buhweju district Woman MP Joy Karisa Arinaitwe is dead.
16:04
16:04

Child Spends Second Term Holidays at School as Parents Bicker children's rights 1

As two parents bicker over custody, a child in Wakiso has been forced to spend her second term holidays at school. The parents have also been unable to pay her second term tuition fees.
15:45
15:45

Defense Committee Recommends Suspension of National ID Project parliament

The committee argues that the National identity cards produced and distributed so far, are a product of the pilot process adding that, the bulk of equipment for the National Security Information System-NSIS is still packed in boxes as it was imported.
15:01
15:01

Rival Lango Paramount Chief & His Cabinet Arrested Over Theft 2

In July this year, Lira chief magistrate’s court issued an interim order blocking Okii’s faction, which is opposed to the leadership of Yosam Odur, the legitimate Lango Paramount chief from conducting any business at Lango Cultural Center. However, the group ignored the court order and went ahead to conduct a meeting at the center about one month ago.
14:50
14:50

Rwenzururu Kingdom Commemorates First King

Rwenzururu Kingdom on Monday commemorated the 47th anniversary of the death of their first King Isaya Mukirania Kibanzanga I. The late Kibanzanga I, the father to Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere Irema-Ngoma, died on September 2, 1966.
13:24
13:24

East Region Veteran\'s Commander Implicated in Fraudulent land Transaction land frauds 3

Simon Peter Nabende, the Bulambuli Resident District Commissioner has already written to president and defense ministry recommending his arrest.
13:22
13:22

Bukenya: I Have Never Received a Penny of My Emolument Benefits gilbert bukenya 1 2

Former Vice President Gilbert Balibaseka Bukenya has complained that he has never received his emolument benefits ever since he left the office two years ago.
12:35
12:35

AMISOM Soldier Killed In Masindi murder in masindi 1

Kamisafu Mugenyi, the Masindi Criminal Investigations Officer says Fred Banura was found dead on Tuesday morning, just days after he returned from Somalia for leave over the weekend.
12:14
12:14

Life Returns to Normal in Villages Affected by Landslides world food program 3

Mary Waboya, a resident of Mutuwa village lost several acres of crop gardens to the landslides. She relocated to Bunamubi trading center near Bulucheke Sub County with her family shortly after the disaster.
11:56
11:56

Bukenya Launches Awareness Campaign Ahead of ‘Flawed' 2016 Elections gilbert bukenya 3 1

Former Vice President Gilbert Bukenya has said he is launching a nationwide awareness campaign to combat what he believes will be unfair 2016 Presidential Elections. Bukenya says that the campaigns will be to educate the masses on how to react to what he claims are attempts to buy their votes.
11:30
11:30

11 Renegade Congolese Soldiers Held in Kasese drc

Hundreds of residents of Kitholhu sub-county fled their home and spent the night in bushes fearing a suspected rebel attack.
10:43
10:43

Telecom Operators Cagey On Number of Registered Simcards mtn 2

According to Uganda Communications Commission, there are a total of 16.8 million mobile phone subscribers in the country.
10:26
10:26

Sacco Treasurer On the Run with UGX 4.7M audit report

Judith Katushabe, the Treasurer of Basoka Kwavula- Kyabi Women’s Group, is on run after she reportedly ran away with 4.7 million shillings of members’ savings. It is alleged that Katushabe fled her home after she was confronted by the group members.
09:57
09:57

Anti-Human Trafficking Unit Hunts For Key Suspect house helps

According to Binoga, Arinda charges her victims between two to three million shillings with promises of helping them to get jobs in supermarkets and restaurants.
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