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17:40
17:40

Proposed Garbage Collection Fee Irks Jinja Residents 3

Jinja municipality spokesperson Rajab Kitto says that the money paid by shop owners as trading license, is insufficient to cover the cost of garbage collection.
17:26
17:26

ICC Applauds Uganda for Her ‘Constructive Cooperation' sinia brigade

The International Criminal Court ICC has commended Uganda for her constructive and positive cooperation in the wake of trial of Dominic Ongwen, former Lords Resistance Army LRA commander.
17:01
17:01

Agencies Need UGX 80 Trillion to Meet Humanitarian Needs in 2017 burundi crisis 1

The humanitarian appeal is the culmination of a global effort to assess needs and decide collective response strategies by hundreds of organizations delivering food, shelter, health care, protection, emergency education and other basic assistance to people in conflict- and disaster-affected regions.
16:42
16:42

Rugunda to Launch Agricultural Extension Policy 4

Over the years the handling of agricultural extension services shifted from a unit under the ministry of agriculture to National Agricultural Advisory Services NAADS and now to a directorate of extension services.
16:04
16:04

Blackmail Rife In Complaints Against Judiciary - Katureebe case backlog 3 1

Chief Justice Bart Katureebe has warned the new Judicial Service Commission JSC to scrutinise carefully complaints against judicial officers.
15:26
15:26

Opposition MPs Shun Byabakama Vetting 6 1 Top story

Opposition MPs today boycotted a session of Appointments Committee that approved Justice Simon Byabakama as the new Electoral Commission Chairman. Despite the boycott from the opposition, however, the appointments committee chaired by Speaker Rebecca Kadaga continued with the vetting process.
14:37
14:37

Rugby Cranes In Cape Town For 7s Event samoa 1

The Uganda Rugby Cranes will have the chance to face-off with top sides Wales and Samoa at the 2016 Cape Town 7s event slated for December 10-11 in South Africa.
14:16
14:16

ICC Reaffirms Witness Protection in Dominic Ongwen Trial trial chamber ix 1 1

Over 4000 victims of the LRA-led rebellion in Northern Uganda have been granted status by the court to participate in the proceedings. However, it remains unclear how many of these will be called upon to testify against Dominic Ongwen.
12:06
12:06

Pictorial of Samuel Kahuma consecration as Bunyoro-Kitara Bishop

Samuel Kahuma becomes the fifth Bishop of Bunyoro-Kitara Diocese. His predecessors are Nathan Kyamanywa 2002-2016, Wilson Nkuma Turumanya 1989-2002, Yonasani Rwakaikara 1981-1989 and Yusitus Ruhindi 1972-1981.
10:52
10:52

New Money Transfer Service Joins Ugandan Market world remit

The new service by SimbaPay, a London based money transfer provider, allows Ugandans living in the United Kingdom and other European Union countries to remit money to anyone in Uganda using an app. Transfers made using SimbaPay are credited within seconds to recipients mobile money wallets and can be accessed from any Mobile Money agent instantly.
10:47
10:47

Kitgum Residents Still Wait for UNRA Compensation 1 1

Over 20 people affected by the road construction works in Kitgum district are still waiting for their compensation, a year after the Uganda National Roads Authority UNRA issued them with payment vouchers.
09:56
09:56

Security, Political Leaders Feud over Insecurity in Kisoro police 3

Kisoro Municipality Mayor Richard Ndyana says that despite public outcry, Police and the Office of the Resident District Commissioner are reluctant in executing their mandate to protect people and their properties.
07:47
07:47

Guns Cannot End Kasese Crisis -Archbishop Ntagali kasese clashes 3 1

His remarks come exactly a week after more than 60 people were killed in clashes between joint security forces and Rwenzururu Royal Guards in Kasese district. Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere was arrested during the raid on his palace at Buhikira. He is accused of creating a machete-wielding militia among his traditional guards.
07:20
07:20

Police Probes Shooting At Seiko's Home 1 1

Police is investigating the circumstances under which two people were shot dead at Major Juma Seikos home in Kampala.
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