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Jul 2016 23 results
18:47
18:47

Police Brutality: Opposition MPs Call for Kayihura Probe mp hatwib katoto 5

Wilfred Niwagaba, the Shadow Attorney General accused police of turning into a rogue force and asked parliament to amend the Police Act to guide the operations of the force
18:31
18:31

UNICEF- 1200 Refugee Children Suffering from Acute Malnutrition

Catherine Ntabadde Makumbi, the UNICEF Communications Specialist, says children between 2 and 5 years of age are most affected.
17:53
17:53

Minister Writes to URA Over Nakivubo Closure

Abdusalam Waiswa, the URA Debt Manager who supervised the closure of the stadium, told URN he wasnt aware of the ministers letter.
17:28
17:28

Victims of Police Brutality Sue Kayihura violence 1 Top story

The officers are sued in line with the Prevention and Prohibition of Torture Law of 2012 which provides for individual liability.Article 20 and Article 221 of the Constitution requires that all organs and agencies of Government including security organisations and all persons must observe, uphold and respect human rights and freedoms in the performance of their functions
16:41
16:41

MP Files Notice Of Appeal To Parliament election 2016 4 1

On Wednesday, Justice Vincent nullified the election of the legislator, saying his name Wakayima Musoke Nsereko doesnt appear on the voters register following an application filed by his rival, Robert Kasule Ssebunya.
16:03
16:03

Laboratory Boss On the Run Over Theft of Gov't Medical Equipment 1 Top story

This morning, Police officers led by Ezra Tugume, the Lira District Police Commander raided ADC Diagnostic Center and impounded a microscope valued at Shillings 25 million.
15:43
15:43

Interim UPC leadership Moves to Reclaim Party Offices 2

Joseph Bbosa, the acting UPC party president, says they have already applied for an eviction order from High court.
15:24
15:24

Gonza Holds Angola's Pedro In Africa Chess Event egypt 1

Ugandas Simon Gonza managed to secure a draw against Aderito Pedro Angola in the fifth round at the on-going 2016 Africa Chess Individual Championship in Tick Hotel.
13:11
13:11

Police Officers Could Face Dismissal Over Brutality police brutality

Denis Odongpiny the chairperson of the disciplinary court says on procedure of court, the accused officers will not be allowed representation by any attorney since the disciplinary court is an administrative court.
12:52
12:52

Kalangala Bans Rwandan Fishermen fisherman 3

Paul Ndagizimaana, a Rwandan fisherman says they were never given any notice before their activities were banned.
12:42
12:42

Uganda to Conduct New HIV Prevention Ring Trials 1

The study is expected to be completed by early 2018 resulting into an extensive dossier to be submitted to regulators. Once on the market, after all trials and approvals, the ring could be sold at not more than 10 U.S. Dollars about 33,000 Shillings. Each ring can be used for one month.
12:35
12:35

Total New Africa Cup Of Nations Sponsors uganda cranes 1

Oil company, Total are the new sponsors of the Africa Cup of Nations Afcon for the next eight years.
12:12
12:12

Luweero District Deletes 56 Staff From Payroll 1

Bernard Okello, the Senior Human Resource Officer Luweero District, says some of the affected workers resumed work when they didnt find money on their accounts.
11:31
11:31

Livestock Farmers Seek Help to Fight Poisonous Weed animal 2 1

Jessica Muhumbise, a cattle farmer in Muhokya Sub County, says she has lost eight cows in the past two years because of feeding on the toxic weed.
11:31
11:31

Students Arrested For Conning Classmates of Money

According to police, the three defrauded 59 fellow students promising to help them bank school fees with Centenary Bank branch in Kasese town.
11:12
11:12

Gulu Hospital Feel Pain As Depreciation Push Up Drug Prices

The hospital has a Shillings950 million budget allocation for purchase of drugs annually, but this has been crippled by depreciation of the Shillings against dollar.
10:54
10:54

Chebet Fails To Qualify For 800m Final poland 1

Ugandas Esther Chebet has failed to make it for the finals of the 800m at the 2016 World Junior Athletics Championship on-going in Bydoszcz, Poland.
10:15
10:15

Ndejje Angels Struggle To Beat Our Savior ucu lady canons

The game that ended 57-55 in favor of Ndejje University Angels kept both the players and funs on tension as both teams made their points count.
10:03
10:03

Bunyoro Kingdom Questions Mutale's Activities kakooza mutale

In a July 20th statement, Bunyoro Prime Minister, Norman Lukumu accuses, Senior Presidential Advisor, Major Roland Kakooza Mutale of besieging the King and engaging in provocative activities against the cultural institution.
07:57
07:57

Soroti Catholic Diocese Halts Activities of Marian Prayer Group 1 Top story

In a July 10th letter addressed to Omadi, Reverend Father Simon Peter Wankya, the Priest St Patricks Parish Madera, outlines ten reasons why the Marian prayer group contravenes the teachings of the Catholic Church.
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