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20:12
20:12

Two Suffocate to Death in School Septic Tank casual laborers 2 1 Top story

Emmanuel Onginyo, the survivor of the incident, says their engineer whose names were not disclosed had asked them to remove the poles from the septic tank.
19:59
19:59

Kaweesi Murder: Mbabazi Demands Release from House Arrest christine mbabazi 1

Mbabazi notes that her confinement has taken a huge toll on her since her children cannot access school nor can she easily access what to eat or seek medication.
19:43
19:43

Kalungu Woman Raped, Killed kalungu district 1

Vianney Birungi, the officer in charge of Kalungu police Station has confirmed the death, saying they have commenced investigations.
19:32
19:32

Court Orders Unconditional Release of Bobi Wine's Body Guard grace akullo 1

In his ruling, Justice Sekaana said the continued detention of Mutwe is illegal and ordered that he should be released immediately and unconditionally.
19:10
19:10

Kirumira's Friend Laid to Rest government 3 1 Top story

Steven Walugembe, a brother to the deceased, says that after learning about Kirumiras death at around 10pm on the news, he tried to call his sister but her phone went without reply.
18:30
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State Witness: Kitatta's Co-Accused Wrongly Charged team 3 1 Top story

Wanyama explains that he handed the two suspects he had gone to pick and the five rowdy Boda boda motorists to Captain Agaba at Kisekka market military barracks. He told the General Court Martial chaired by Lt. Gen. Andrew Gutti after handing over the suspects he didnt know what transpired later.
17:44
17:44

Civil Servants Storm District Headquarters Over Unpaid Salaries health worker 3 1

Ruhemba told the aggrieved workers that the district is working hard to ensure their salaries are paid before September 15th 2018. He also noted that some of the workers hadnt submitted their Tax Identification Numbers, which made it difficult to pay them.
17:33
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State Attorney Delays Review of Mumbere's Bail Terms jinja high court 1 1

But in May this year, Mumbere filed an application for a review of the terms and asked the court to allow him to go to Church every Sunday, access his visitors freely, visit Kasese district, and also appear to courts within Kampala other than traveling to Jinja district on a monthly basis.
17:15
17:15

Luweero District Transfers All Parish Chiefs village

Bernard Okello, the Luweero Human Resource Officer, told URN that the transfers are aimed at reorganizing the staff structure and stopping revenue leakages.
16:53
16:53

Makerere Suspends Three Students After Fees Protests school of languages 1

The trio was suspended for their alleged involvement and participation in disruptive activities and breaching of the University Students Regulations, according to letters signed by Prof. William Bazeyo, the Deputy Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration, on behalf of the Vice Chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe.
16:11
16:11

Masaka Operates More Than 30 Children for Hernia Monthly village 3 1 Top story

Two-year-old Ronald Mukisa was born with inguinal hernia and underwent surgery at Masaka Regional Referral hospital.
16:05
16:05

Local Defence Unit Deployment More Dangerous- MPs country 4

President Museveni is optimistic that the deployment will go a long way in curtailing such crimes until other security measures like the installation of security cameras in major towns are implemented. But Members of Parliament are worried that the deployment will instead increase the number of guns in the hands of unprofessional people.
15:30
15:30

Ten Held for Encroaching on Wambabya Central Forest Reserve home 1

John Bosco Muruli, the Supervisor Wambabya Central Forest Reserve, says the suspects were found carrying out illegal activities including bush clearing, charcoal burning, lumbering and cultivation among others.
14:35
14:35

Residents Fault Municipality Over Garbage Collection kasese municipality 4

Sarah Asiimwe, a resident of Nyakasanga cell says the municipality has fallen short of its responsibility to clean the town.
13:53
13:53

Gov't Asked to Spend More on Ending Childhood Poverty social protection 2

In Uganda, 93 percent of the countrys children approximately more than 4 million children between the ages of 0-17 live in multi-dimensional poverty, deprived of many of the basic services and fundamental rights like health care, nutrition, education, water, sanitation, shelter and information.
13:26
13:26

Nansana Mob Sets Vehicle Ablaze accident

Edward Naijuka, an eye witness who operates a shop close to the accident scene, says amidst the confusion Kayondo went back to his vehicle and returned with a small hoe, which he used to assault Sseruga on the head.
13:05
13:05

West Nile Leaders Seek Answers to Challenges of Hosting Refugees sexual harassment 1 2

Obongi County MP Hassan Kaps Fungaroo states that the cost-benefit of hosting the refugees remains one-sided adding that government attention should be drawn to the status of roads, business and contracts, the status of employment for locals and mitigation for the negative effects of the refugee settlement on the environment.
12:44
12:44

Hoima Parents Conned in Dubious Bursary Scam conman 3

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson says that Katende, duped parents that he had been sent by a Born Again Church Trust to secure scholarships for needy students. Each parent paid between 50,000 to 100,000 Shillings to have their children registered for the scholarships.
12:04
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Education Ministry Launches the National Teacher Incentive Framework country 4 1 Top story

Tom Wangobi, the Acting Chairperson National Head Teachers Association, says besides remuneration, it would be better if government considers providing housing, subject, hardship allowances and performance bonuses among others.
11:05
11:05

Warriors, UCU Knocked out of NBL Playoffs pemba warriors 1

UCU lost 52-77 to Kampala International University KIU Titans to give the KIU side a 2-0 win in the best of three playoffs, leading them to the semifinals. Pemba Warriors also lost 2-0 to JKL Dolphins who edged them 77 - 68 to proceed to the semifinals.
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