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Mar 2016 12 results
16:20
16:20

Karimojong Laborer Killed On Easter Sunday

According to Nyene, Achom was raped and killed in Aloet trading center before her body was dumped along the roadside. Nyene says they picked up the body and delivered it to Soroti Municipal mortuary for postmortem.
15:58
15:58

Karamoja, Teso To Get Relief Food and Planting Seeds 1

Musa Ecweru, the Disaster Preparedness and Refugees Minister, told URN this morning that they are carrying out a quick assessment to verify the number of the famine affected persons in both regions.
14:41
14:41

Busoga Kingdom to Eulogise Abel Dhaira abbey dhaira burial

The former Uganda cranes goal keeper succumbed to abdominal cancer in Iceland on Easter Sunday. Mutyabule says during the special Lukiiko session, they will remember Dhaira for his virtues of wisdom, cool temperament and humility.
14:08
14:08

Police Moves to Curb Cattle Thefts in Buvuma District

Most of the stolen cows are smuggled to Kenya and Tanzania across Lake Victoria. In the past, Police has come under criticism for failing to stem the cattle thefts. In May last year, residents petitioned Richard Gulume Balyainho, the Buvuma Resident District Commissioner over the matter.
13:35
13:35

Former UWA ED Mapesa Dead

Mapesa succumbed to acute Leukemia this afternoon at his privately owned Nabulola Health Community Initiative in Busia district.
12:42
12:42

Police Blocks Rukungiri Delegation From Visiting Besigye

The 76 people, who left Rukungiri at around midnight, were intercepted this morning at Lutete along Gayaza road, a few meters from Kasangati. The same group had earlier on been intercepted by Police at Kahungu in Ntungamo District but was let to go, shortly after.
12:27
12:27

Masaka Hospital to Construct Oxygen Plant 3 1

Mugisha says constructing an oxygen plant will enable them to cut their expenditure on buying oxygen cylinders, which have been eating into their budget.
11:23
11:23

Gunmen Raid MP's Home ethnic tensions

Centenary believes that the attackers had come to assassinate him since he has been receiving warnings that certain people are targeting him.
09:05
09:05

Kasese Bishops Preach Against Tribalism, Violence kasese clashes

Speaking after the same service, Charles Wesley Mumbere, the Rwenzururu King repeated his call to government to establish an independent inquiry into the conflicts in the region. He said those involved in the criminal acts have tarnished the image of Rwenzururu Kingdom and Bakonzo as a community.
08:10
08:10

One Held for Killing Truck Driver moroto district 1

According to George Obia, the Moroto District Police Commander, Lodat was picked up by crime preventers who heard him asking his relatives to cross to Kenya after killing a UPDF truck driver. Obia says the suspect will soon appear in court to answer murder related charges.
07:59
07:59

Lightning Claims Two in Kasese On Easter Sunday lightening

Speaking from the scene, Moris Mumbere, the Lay Reader for Rwabitooke Church of Uganda, said the tragedy hit the area during a down pour accompanied by a storm at about 3pm.
07:12
07:12

Dhaira's Family Appeals for Gov't Help to Return Body abbey dhaira death 2

His relative Moses Nagaya, says in addition to Shillings 24 million for clearing Dhairas medical bill, they need Shillings 150 million to return his body in the country. Nagaya told URN last night that they are yet to decide on the burial arrangements since they are not certain about the return of the body.
Mar 2016 12 results