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19:17
19:17

Missing UPDF Veteran Found Dead kabale 1

A Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF veteran who went missing has been found dead. Edward Tumwesigye 46, a resident of Kitambi A cell, Nyanja Parish, Maziba Sub County in Kabale district went missing on January 15.
18:19
18:19

DPP Applies to Takeover Masaka Golf Course Case Amidst Protests masaka municipality

Masaka Chief Magistrate, Samuel Munobe summoned Kasekende to appear today to defend himself against the accusations in vain. His lawyer, Timothy Rugayizi told court that his client didnt show up because he only received the summons on Wednesday yet he had official engagements.
18:04
18:04

UTL Libya Owners in Uganda Over Ailing Company 4

David Bahati, State Minister of Finance told the select committee that the Libyan company has since last year failed to inject funds into the company due to financial challenges and international sanctions.
17:39
17:39

Nwoya Arson Suspects Back on Remand arsonists

Five people arrested in connection with an arson attack that claimed five lives in Nwoya district early this month have been remanded further to Gulu central Prison. The suspects are being prosecuted for five counts of murder related to the January 5th incident in which five family members died in a house fire in Kal A village in Koch Goma sub county.
16:57
16:57

Uganda Concludes Talks with EU, AFDB on Kampala-Jinja Expressway Funding

Muleme says construction of the expressway is expected to start within 12 months after a contractor has been sourced. The process to get a contractor for the road is ongoing.
16:46
16:46

Uganda Shilling Gains against the Dollar

The Bank of Uganda BoU rate for today, Thursday shows the shilling is trading against the dollar at 3,596 on the buy side and 3,606 on the sell side. The shilling has for much of this month been trading against the dollar at an average of 3620/3630 on account of weak inflows from Ugandan diaspora, among other reasons.
16:28
16:28

Uganda to Conduct Free Meningitis Immunization meningitis outbreak 1

The areas in which this immunisation exercise will be carried out for the next two weeks will be; Arua, Zombo, Koboko, Adjumani, Nebbi, Maracha, Moyo, Yumbe, Gulu, Amuru, Kitgum, Lamwo, Nwoya, Pader, Agago, Omoro, Dokolo, Lira, Alebtong, Kole, Otuke, Amolatar, Apac, Oyam, Hoima, Masindi, Buliisa, Kiryadongo, Amuria, Kaberamaido, Katakwi, Soroti, Abim, Amudat, Kaabong, Kotido, Moroto, Nakapiripiriti, and Napak.
16:23
16:23

Wild Fire Burns Seven Huts In Gulu arson

An afternoon fire has burnt seven grass-thatched huts in Kabedopong A village in Laroo division in Gulu Municipality.
15:24
15:24

Government Confirms M23 Rebels Escape from Military School updf

Government spokesperson, Ofwono Opondo, the combatants were intercepted on Wednesday night traveling in four vehicles on their way to the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC.
13:11
13:11

Nabajjuzi Pollution: NWSC Decries Water Treatment Costs noise pollution 2 2

Joseph Mugenyi, the NWSC Masaka regional branch, says the wetland is heavily polluted with all sorts of waste including baby pampers, sanitary pads, human wastes and polythen bags among others. He says workers from NWSC have to remove the waste from the water each day.
12:15
12:15

Bar Dege Division Plots To Block USMID Project 3 1

Robert Langwen, the chairperson Gulu Municipal Works and Technical services, says a final project document presented to his committee confirms that the division has been omitted from the project. He says the move will cause imbalance in the development of the Municipality.
11:40
11:40

Bududa Water Project Stalls

Anthony Wakooli Kutosi, the Bududa District Water Engineer, wonders why the contractor abandoned the work yet the Water Ministry paid them Shillings 11 billion.
11:17
11:17

Man Kills Friend Over Woman jealousy

Sowali Kamulya, the Bukedi Region Police Spokesperson, says they area also holding Obbos girlfriend, Sheron Akollo. He says following the death of Napoyeti the trio fled but they were apprehended by police on Wednesday with the help of residents.
10:36
10:36

Rwendeire Committee Orders for Mak Student Head Count 1 3

The Visitation Committee set up by President Museveni to investigate causes of strikes at Makerere University has ordered for a students head count to establish the number and status of the students.
10:36
10:36

Kitgum Synod Convenes to Reunite Christians 1 2

Bishop Odurkami says the synod of the diocese has convened to among others reunite Christians and put in place mechanism for electing a new Bishop for the diocese.
09:51
09:51

Panic as Busoga University License is Revoked 1 3

Prof. David Lameck Kibiyo, the vice Chancellor Busoga University has dismissed all the allegations leveled against him and his team, saying they are baseless and aimed at frustrating his plans to improve the university.
07:01
07:01

Fire Guts Kyambura Game Lodge uganda police force 2 Top story

Kyambura Game lodge has been a popular destination for tourists because of its strategic location and ecofriendly nature.
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