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16:58
16:58

Tour Operators, NFA Oppose Kalangala Forest Land Degazzettment district 1 5

The Chairperson Ssese Islands Tourism Development Association, Joyce Kikomeko opposes the degazettment of the forest reserve since it preserves many tourism sites including the Henry Stanley and John Speke sites.
16:04
16:04

Displaced Apaa Residents Wait for Answers in UN Compound Month Later apaa land conflict 1

Bernard Bamwine, the Spokesperson of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, says they have allowed the petitioners to stay longer in the compound and use peaceful means to present their petition.
15:43
15:43

Gen. Odongo Directs Immigration Academy to Include ICT Training investigation 2 1 Top story

Dr. Benon M. Mutambi, the Internal Affairs Ministry Permanent Secretary, said they had expected over 50 officers to attend the training but majority of them dropped out leaving the 22 officers. She said the minister will redeploy the officers since they have acquired extra skills, which should be utilized.
15:05
15:05

Kitgum Medics: There is No Ebola Case in the District 1 2 Top story

Dr. Okello Henry Otto, a Medical Officer at Kitgum General Hospital, says the family of the 33-year-old soldier rushed him to the hospital on Thursday night on suspicion that he had contracted Ebola since his duty station in Bundibugyo borders the Democratic Republic of the Congo where a fresh Ebola outbreak has been reported.
14:43
14:43

DSTV Driver Drowns In Lake Bisina district 2 2 Top story

Mulega drowned at 6:30 pm on Friday evening while heading to Katakwi district for a promotion. His body is yet to be recovered.
14:06
14:06

Kadaga to Gov't: Account For Missing Lwala Girls abduction 2 4 Top story

Speaking on Friday at Lwala Girls Secondary School as a guest of honor during the commemoration of the abducted girls, Kadaga assured parents that she will table the matter in parliament and task government to account for the missing girls.
13:47
13:47

Moroto Residents Surrender Land for Cement Factory simon peter aleper 2

Simon Peter Aleper, the NRM Vice chairperson in charge Karamoja sub region who was overseeing the discussions, says there will be further discussions with the local leadership in the area to formalize the land acquisition.
13:07
13:07

Circumcision Launch: Delayed Provision of Sacrificial Bull, Cock Irks Mutoto Clan Leaders 4

By 9:00 am the organizers had not presented the bull and a cock to be slaughtered by the cultural leaders for the candidates and their subjects.
12:43
12:43

Gulu Shooting: Court Martial Hands UPDF Soldier 40 years mobile phone 1 1 Top story

The General Court Martial Chairperson, Lt. Gen Andrew Gutti convicted Odaga on his own plea of guilt to all the five charges slapped against him by the state. He was charged with three accounts of murder, attempted murder and aggravated robbery.
12:23
12:23

Specialists Conduct 30 Plastic Surgeries at Masaka Hospital free medical camp 1 3

Maria Nakyanzi, one of the many patients that underwent the surgery reveals that she had stayed with scars for a period of six years after failing to raise the money required for the operation.
12:01
12:01

DP to Open Private Prosecution Over Gulu Shooting uganda 1

Now, Lyandro Komakech, the Gulu Municipality and Member of DP, says the party is considering private prosecution because of the strengths of the private prosecutor to have more control over the proceedings and gain a faster turnaround and final outcome.
11:38
11:38

Lango Mediation Efforts Hangs in Balance 1 2

In April 2018, several leaders in Lango including the Lango Parliamentary Group, LCV chairpersons and Lango Religious Elders forum established a committee chaired by Felix Okot Ogong to mediate the leadership wrangles in the Cultural Institution.
11:09
11:09

Gov't to Seal Off Borders to Tame Animal Diseases animal quarantine 4 1 Top story

Gen Elly Tumwiine, the Minister of Security notes that the Uganda Tanzania-border is to be manned by security officers including the army and police to stop illegal movement of animals from Tanzania to Uganda until when the quarantine in Uganda is lifted.
10:37
10:37

Tufts University Declines to Expel Anite united states 1 Top story

Martin Byakuleka, the President CLOUD, says they are now calling for the boycott of Tufts University as it has allowed a Ugandan who has participated in killing democracy to enjoy the freedoms of American democracy.
10:25
10:25

Kabarole Forms Committees to Prevent Ebola Outbreak 1 2

Catherine Kemigabo, the Kabarole District Health Educator, says they are now well-equipped and ready in case of the Ebola outbreak.
10:00
10:00

Tension As Suspected Basongora Youths Raid Two Villages 5

Geoffrey Sibendire Bigogo, the Kasese district chairman, says the matter is beyond Police and Kasese District Local Government. Bigogo argues that whereas police might apprehend those involved in the land conflict, the problem will still persist.
09:32
09:32

Oketcho's Camps Blames Defeat on NRM Secretariat bugeri elections 1

In his report, Kalifani Isiko, the Chairperson of Oketchos election Taskforce, accuses Lumumba of deploying Kampala based NRM cadres in the campaigns who defied the local set up and in turn mobilized for the opposition.
09:09
09:09

Heavy Security Deployment A Head Of Imbalu Launch 3

Suwed Manshur, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says more than 350 security personnel have been deployed to ensure peace and sanity in the area.
08:55
08:55

Suspended Makerere Student Charged With Assaulting Police Officer uganda police force 1 1

Obedigiu is among the five students who were suspended by Makerere University this week for allegedly threatening to cause chaos in the university protesting the 15 percent tuition increase.
08:39
08:39

Njeru Town Council, Agriculture Ministry Clash Over NAGRIC Land gobierno 1 1

Lagu said the Ministry of Agriculture paid over Shillings 400 million in ground rent from 2003 until 2010. He accused Njeru Town Council of dishonesty, saying that NAGRIC paid ground rent for 750 acres yet it only occupies 562 acres.
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