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Aug 2018 23 results
20:24
20:24

Police Cautioned Against Using Army in Operations uganda police force

The call was made by Godfrey Kule Kiwedde, the Executive Director of Centre for Hope and Life in and After Prison Initiative, Uganda, a non-government organisation that promotes Restorative justice reforms and legal aid support to persons caught up against the law.
19:21
19:21

Bobi Wine Cleared to Travel for Medical Treatment medical examination 1

Bobi Wine was on Thursday night blocked from leaving the country as he arrived at Entebbe Airport for travel, put in police ambulance and driven to Mulago National Referral Hospital - Kiruddu where he was put under police custody in room 7B1, Level 7.
18:59
18:59

Failed Alcohol Control Bylaw Upsets Kabale Women drinking hours 7

Kabale District Council passed a bylaw restricting the operating hours of bars and other drinking joints. The bylaw was aimed at slowing alcoholism, a vice blamed for the increased cases of domestic violence and laziness amongst young people.
18:28
18:28

FGM; Pokot Men Now Shun Mutilated Women unicef uganda 1 3

Rose Chemie, an elder from Karita Sub County in Amudat district explains that men now feel uncomfortable with mutilated women whose cut organs dont provide sexual excitement and are now opting for uncircumcised women outside the district.
17:49
17:49

American Missionary Granted Bail robert mukanza

Jimmy Taylor a male adult aged 69 who is also a resident of America has today appeared in Court and charged with assault contrary to section 2 36 of the penal code act before being granted bail
17:20
17:20

Mbale Health Centers Face Shortage of Delivery Beds 2

Faridah Namatome, Clinical Officer in- charge Nakaloke Health Centre III says that most expectant mothers are forced to deliver on the floor due to lack of the beds.
16:53
16:53

Medical Association Condemns Gov't Action Against Zaake, Kyagulanyi robert kyagulanyi 3 1

The Criminal Investigations Department, the two did not have the approval for seeking medical treatment abroad. Medical referrals from Uganda require that persons seeking treatment abroad must be examined by a consultant who prepares a report indicating that their medical condition can only be managed abroad.
16:21
16:21

Ruwenzori Diocese Celebrates 81 Years of East African Revival congregation 3 1

According to the Bishop of the diocese, Reuben Kisembo, this was the time when Christians in East Africa and Ruwenzori inclusive started to openly accept Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Savior.
15:34
15:34

Agriculture Ministry Roots for Policy on Proper Land Use 1 1

Vincent Bamulangaki Ssempijja, the Minister of Agriculture says that the policy will ensure that the available land resource is properly utilized to effectively benefit the country.
14:51
14:51

Fort Portal Gets HIV/AIDS Knowledge Center driver 3 1

The centre will offer free HIV testing and Anti-retroviral therapy treatment, counselling, peer education, safe male circumcision; psychosocial support services; information on HIV, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Tuberculosis.
14:23
14:23

Kyagulanyi, Zaake Reject Doctors robert kyagulanyi 1 1

A team of seven doctors today morning visited Kyagulanyi and Zaake at Kiruddu hospital to carry out medical examination. However they were stopped by the MPs and their caretakers.
13:59
13:59

Army, Police Deployed at Kisekka Market 1

The deployment follows an incident when unknown people threw objects at police officers who were patrolling the area. One of the police officers then threw a teargas canister forcing people to flee their shops for safety.
13:33
13:33

Land Probe Issues Warrant of Arrest for Maj. Gen Otema 1

Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, the Chairperson of the Land Commission issued the arrest warrant on Friday, indicating that her investigators had been unable to trace Otema-Awany.
13:21
13:21

Health Ministry Stops Use of Septrin in HIV Management ugandan shilling 2 1 Top story

According to the ministry, the drug is being suspended for some groups of people because it is useless for persons who have been on treatment for a long time and have suppressed their viral load.
13:06
13:06

30 Karuma Dam Workers Injured in Accident karuma power dam 2

Simon Kasyate, the spokesperson of Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited said the accident happened when a truck that was transporting night shift construction workers failed to brake and subsequently lost control and hit the walls of the tunnels before overturning.
12:53
12:53

Chinese Firm Faces Probe for Theft, Abuse of Workers Rights fuel siphoning 1

Hoima Resident District Commissioner John Stephen Ekoom told Uganda Radio Network on Friday that a fact finding operation by the District Security Committee established that a number of people were involved in Fuel siphoning, theft of construction materials and abuse of workers rights.
12:05
12:05

Suspension Of Three Lango Football Officials Excites Fans fufa delegates 1

He demanded that the officials should also be prosecuted in the courts of law.Bosco Okello, 47 a resident of Jinja Camp in Ojwina Division want the officials to be made to refund the money they allegedly stole from the gate collection.
12:05
12:05

Life Expectancy Improves Significantly Across Africa- WHO

Speaking at the launch of the report, Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHOs Regional Director for Africa, expressed his pride that Africans are now living longer and healthier lives: Nearly three years of extra health is a gift that makes us all proud. Of course, we hope that these gains will continue, and the region will reach global standards.
11:52
11:52

Kitgum Man Arrested for Stabbing Ex-wife to Death

Chrstopher Katumba, the Nakasongola District Police Commander confirmed the incident to URN this morning. Katumba said the suspect fled the scene but after communication was yesterday noon intercepted by police in Kafu in Kiryandongo district and driven back to Nakasongola, where he faces murder charges under case file CRB:709/2018.
11:45
11:45

Tonnes of Cosmetics, Toilet Paper Fail UNBS Compliance Test

Some of the products which failed the tests include Sure Deal products, Maama Lususu, Skin Doctor, Caro Light toning, Caro Light body lotion, Citro light body cream, Zero Pimples, Zonei, Eclaire cream, Elegance Rico cream, New Santana, Light Cream Super Claire Cream and Elegance Rico cream, among others.
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