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Oct 2013 23 results
17:50
17:50

Army Instructor Held for Drawing Pistol at Lodge Attendant

Kiramba asked the trio to rewrite their details, which angered Atwine. He reportedly drew out a pistol and threatened to shoot Kiramba should he continue pestering them to record their details.
17:04
17:04

Namayingo Cops Held For Shooting Two to Death

The shooting occurred at 4am in the wee hours of Sunday morning as the gunshot victims were returning from a disco.
16:04
16:04

Kyambogo Chaos: Rude Welcome Awaits Ndiege profesor ndiege

In a Letter dated October 28th, Kyambogo University Staff Association and the National Union of Educational Institutions threatened to withdraw their services should Ndiege resume office as the vice chancellor of Kyambogo University.
15:54
15:54

Kakira Out-Growers Elect New Chairperson

Busoga sugarcane farmers under their umbrella Kakira Sugarcane Growers Association – BSGA on Sunday returned David Ojwang Omboko as their chairperson during elections held at Kakira sugar factory hall.
15:33
15:33

Two Rakai Boda Boda Motorists Hacked to Death

Mubiru was cut on the head, forehead and neck and his body dumped body near a mosque, a few kilometers to Lumbugu trading center.
15:31
15:31

Karuma To Provide Cheap Power - Minister bujagali dam

State minister for energy Simon D’Ujanga has said that Karuma power will significantly lower the final power tariff insisting that the power from the dam will be cheap.
15:01
15:01

Late Cardinal Nsubuga cited in fraudulent land transfer

Nabunnya claims that she entrusted the late Cardinal with her land title and never did she suspect any foul play in the result. This was after the Cardinal had bought part of her land (1 acre) and had reportedly asked for the land title for purposes of sub-dividing and parceling out his land.
14:55
14:55

Jigger Infestation Reported in Kabale 2 1

Felix Muhire, a resident of Nyaruhanga Parish in Ikumba Sub County says more than 20 people are infested with jiggers.
14:44
14:44

FDC MPs: Good Riddance, Rubaramira Was A Mole 2

Kasilo County MP Elijah Okupa says Rubaramira, the former head of the FDC electoral commission had lost track and his departure which was anticipated over the last two years is good riddance to bad omen.
14:20
14:20

Airtel Uganda Takes Over Cranes Sponsorship uganda cranes Top story

The Federation of Uganda Football Association-FUFA has signed a four-year sponsorship deal with Airtel Uganda to support the Uganda Cranes. Although the two parties did not want to reveal details of the sponsorship package, an insider told URN that the deal is worth over six billion shillings.
14:17
14:17

Ugandan Hybrid Banana For Distribution In East Africa banana fhia 17

A statement from International Institute for Tropical Agriculture says the 26 hybrid varieties mostly bred from Kawanda in Uganda have been tested in Ibadan, Nigeria, to ensure they are free of any disease-causing organisms such as viruses and can be safely transported to other countries.
14:17
14:17

Army Presence Threatens Mosquito Net Distribution in Bukomansimbi 2 1

The Project implementation was unexpectedly reserved for the Resident District Commissioners and UPDF personnel who are currently undertaking a door-to-door registration of intended beneficiaries. However, leaders in Bukomansimbi district are contesting the implementing structures and are now questioning the role of the army in the project.
13:40
13:40

Buliisa Fishermen Panic After Crocodile Attack

Charles Ochan 38, a fisherman and resident of Pida B in Butiaba was eaten up yesterday by crocodiles which attacked him during his fishing escapades.
13:05
13:05

Regional AIDS Information Center Closed Over Operational Fees 3

Henry Kumbaine, the Eastern Regional Supervisor Uganda Health Alliance Professional Council says that they closed the Center for defaulting on the operational fees for the last ten years.
12:10
12:10

Police Bosses On the Spot For Flouting Own Anti Terrorism Guidelines 2

However, Richard Busulwa, the manager New Life Guest House in Wobulenzi town council raised his hand and tasked Ninsiima to explain why they had allowed such a huge number of people to convene without being screened yet they were meeting to discuss ways of combating terrorism at public places.
12:09
12:09

Gulu Traditional Healers Graduate child sacrifice 2

The 4 month training conducted by the Acholi Child Rescue Team, a community based Organization in Gulu was in the areas of abortion management, Dangers of child sacrifice, Child kidnaps and record keeping among others.
11:47
11:47

Lwengo Slain Victims Laid to Rest lwengo district 2 Top story

On Saturday night, unknown assailants attacked the home of James Kwata a prominent businessman and a money lender, killed him, his wife Didas Namubiru and their five months -old baby.
11:05
11:05

Our Marriage is Over- Princess Komuntale tooro royal wedding 2 Top story

On Sunday night, Princess Komuntale posted a statement on her Facebook wall confirming that indeed their marriage was over. In the post, Komuntale accuses Thomas of being promiscuous and physically and emotionally abusive. The statement has since gone viral and attracted numerous comments from mainly Komuntale sympathizers.
10:52
10:52

Kabale Farmers Struggle to Restock Their Banana Plantations 2 1

Stella Arinaitwe, a farmer from Maziba Sub County says since her plantation was devastated last year she has been struggling to replenish.
10:23
10:23

Government Accused of Pampering Investors environmental laws 2

Basalilwa says investors have become untouchable adding that, whoever raises any complaints against them is asked to shut up on allegations of economic sabotage.
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