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17:13
17:13

KCCA: We Shall Not Extend Bodaboda Registration Deadline boda boda motorist 2

Kauju says after the expiry of the deadline, none of the unregistered riders will be allowed to operate in the city. He also says based on the turn up, the authority will not extend the registration deadline.
17:08
17:08

Financial Impropriety Threatens Future of Luweero Youth Group 1

Godfrey Kaddu, a resident of Kasana trading center says his wife saved 500,000 shillings but she has repeatedly tried to withdraw the money to invest in farming in vain.
16:30
16:30

Cold War As Tooro, Rwenzururu Fight Over Royalties rwenzururu kingdom

On Saturday, Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere said the government should pay royalties from resources such as Katwe salt lake, Kilembe Mines, Hima cement factory and the Queen Elizabeth national park to his kingdom. Tooro has, however, included the same resources on the list of assets the government should return to the kingdom.
15:48
15:48

Lack Of Electricity Frustrates Business Operators In Buliisa 2

Julius Tumusiime, the Assistant Manager Lunar Pub and Lodge in Butiaba says he spends shs 40, 000 per day to fuel the generator, which runs two refrigerators.
14:50
14:50

Lwengo Officials on the Spot over UGX 56M lwengo water crisis 1 2

Twaha Mawanda, the Chairperson Lwengo Water User Committee says when they tasked the former Lwengo district water officer and Lwengo town council to explain why the electricity bill was not cleared they were informed that the money was released but it was not remitted to UMEME.
14:44
14:44

Emmanuel Okwi Leads SC Villa fufa super league 1

Former Etoile du Sahel striker Emmanuel Okwi will this afternoon lead SC Villa against Bright Stars in a FUFA League match at Nakivubo Stadium.
13:45
13:45

Police Fire Teargas at Bukalasa College Students striking students 3 2

Anti-riot police officers in Luwero today used teargas to disperse rowdy students of Bukalasa Agriculture College who were demonstrating in protest of a recent tuition increment and compulsory meals.This after authorities hiked tuition from 500,000 shillings to 1,130,000 shillings on both residing and non residing students.
12:43
12:43

Karimojong Laborers Complain of Exploitation labour office 1

Most of the Karimojong laborers are hired to do domestic and farm work. The Karimojong workers are paid between 1000 and 3000 shillings each day, compared to local workers who earn 4000 shillings.
12:21
12:21

Police Intensifies Operations on Road Sign Vandalism. lamech kigozi 2

This follows the arrest of one Tumusiime Peter, a resident of Nakawa who was found cutting down speed limit signs along Gayaza-Zirobwe and Matugga -Semuto Roads over the weekend. He now faces charges of malicious damage, vandalizing government property and economic sabotage.
11:55
11:55

Girl Driven From Maternity Ward To Sit UNEB Exams teenage preganacies

A senior four candidate in Kasese district on Monday morning gave birth to a baby boy just hours before sitting for her biology practical paper.
11:51
11:51

Health Workers Deliver Expectant Mothers on Torches 2

Information obtained by URN from Kashambya health center indicates that, the solar lighting system broke down five months ago and has since not been repaired due to lack of funds.
10:50
10:50

Fraudsters Reap Millions From Unsuspecting Head Teachers 2

According to information from ESC, the fraudsters pose as officials from the commission and make calls to District Education Officers requesting for the list of acting head teachers and their deputies. Unaware that these are imposters, the DEOs pass on the list of the teachers with their phone contacts.
10:14
10:14

Over 100 Candidates Miss UNEB Exams in Soroti in soroti district

Samuel Adome, a teacher at Light SS told Uganda Radio Network on Monday they had not received any notification from the candidates nor their parents on why they failed to show up for the examinations.
09:49
09:49

Total Resumes Seismic Surveys In Nwoya total e and p

Total Exploration & Production has resumed its 3D seismic surveys in Nwoya district after suspending the activities due to unexploded ammunition discovered at operational sites in the north of the Nile.
08:01
08:01

UGX 6B Collected For Kasubi Tombs 2 2 Top story

According to Denis Walusimbi Ssengendo, 10 billion shillings is needed for the entire reconstruction project. He says that with the 2 billion shillings contributed by government and US $ 500,000 from UNESCO and contributions from well wishers, they have close to 6 billion shillings.
07:50
07:50

Stray Chimpanzees Cause Panic In Hoima Municipality stray animals 1

An invasion by chimpanzees has triggered tension in Kinubi and Mparo villages in Mparo Division, Hoima Municipality.
07:32
07:32

Rwanda War Victims Seek Compensation from Government rwanda genocide 2 5 Top story

The affected residents claim that during the Rwandan war, Ugandan soldiers camped in Karujanga and Kibuga parishes in Rubaya Sub County and took over their fish ponds, feasted on their animals and used their trees.
07:12
07:12

Buliisa Residents Threaten To Block Oil Activities 3

Residents of Nguedo Sub County in Buliisa district are threatening to block oil exploration activities on their land unless adequate compensation is given. In 2010, Total E&P took over Tullow Oil’s Block I where Nguedo falls and embarked on seismic surveys during which crop gardens were destroyed.
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