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23:28
23:28

UNRA Tests Illumination at New Jinja Bridge

On the night of its commissioning, the bridge will be illuminated in black, yellow and red, the colors of the Uganda flag.
22:01
22:01

Kampala Executive Director Jennifer Musisi Resigns 2 Top story

Musisi submitted her resignation notice to president yoweri Museveni today indicating that she will step down on December 15, 2018.
18:43
18:43

Police Summon Wakiso Boss Over Sectarian Talk illegal sand mining 1 2

Bwanika has confirmed receipt of the letter, saying he will present himself as required despite receiving the summons late. Bwanika acknowledged receipt of the summons on October 15th, 2017.
18:37
18:37

Rotary's Bududa Rescue Project Targets 300 Mudslide Victims mbale 1

Bonny Mark Alinga, the President Rotary Club of Mbale who is in Bududa, says they are accepting both cash and non-cash donations to help the victims.
18:21
18:21

IG Completes Probe into Obore's 'Irregular' Appointment daily monitor

The whistle-blower indicated that Obore did not have the minimum 10 years of service, a requirement set by the Public Service Commission for one to be appointed a director and that he did not possess a Masters degree as required by the Public Service Commission.
17:14
17:14

300 Makerere Students Irregularly Awarded Marks member 1 Top story

In his October 8th letter to the 1st Deputy Vice Chancellor Dr. Okello Ogwang, the Academic Registrar Alfred Masikye Namoah notes that there was generally poor performance of students in course EHR 3102 Critical Thinking, a course unit under Bachelor of Ethics and Human Rights for semester one in the 2017/18 academic year.
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16:29

Land Probe Goes Four Months Without Funding 4 1

The Commission Lead Counsel, Ebert Byenkya, said the Commission has a huge wage bill which includes the emolument of Commissioners and investigators among others.
15:52
15:52

Makerere in Drive to Support Bududa Landslide Survivors bududa landslides 1 3

The university staffs have launched an initiative dubbed Aid Bududa Community ABC, through which well-wishers, staff, students and alumni will be mobilized, over the next one week, to donate food and relief items to support the survivors of the tragedy,
14:45
14:45

Kyotera Head Teacher Arrested For Misusing UGX 7M Exams Fees member

Musa Kayongo, the Rakai District Police Commander, says police was forced to pick up the school head teacher after failing to explain why he didnt buy the materials in time yet he received money for the materials.
13:24
13:24

Nametsi 2010 Landslide Gorge Reclaimed for Farming landslides uganda

The deadly gorge at the scene of the March 2010 Bududa mudslide has been reclaimed by relatives of over one hundred people that died.
12:09
12:09

Ishongororo Town Residents Push for Clean Water 3

Lucky Mastiko, the Ishongororo town council LC V councilor, says the local leadership is aware of the challenges that residents go through following the breakdown of the only borehole in the town.
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07:47

Katakwi in Fear of Food Crisis disaster 3 2

Moses Okello, a maize farmer in Toroma Sub County told URN on phone that he lost 4 acres of maize to water logging, something that shuttered his dreams of harvesting at least 60 bags of maize. Okello says he only harvested 10 bags yet he spent over Shillings 1.5 million on labor including opening the garden.
07:16
07:16

Lack of Qualifications Frustrates LDU Recruitment in Nebbi 1

Col. Ronald Bigirwa, the leader of the recruitment team, says 11 people were dismissed due to Hepatitis B infection; one skin infection and another was HIV positive. One of the disqualified recruits told URN on condition of anonymity that he was surprised with the experience.
06:54
06:54

Fall Armyworm Devastates Maize Gardens in Kasese 2

Bernard Kule another farmer lost three acres of maize field to the pest. He says the recommended pesticides that can be used to stop the pest are too costly for them.
06:43
06:43

Museveni Visits Mudslide Areas in Bududa 9

Museveni on Sunday visited Bukalasi subcounty where the Mudslides occurred last Thursday
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04:09

Mt Elgon Disasters Need Action, Not Talk bududa district 1 5

Mount Elgon doesnt have time for mere talk or political theatrics with many deaths each year from mudslide disasters.
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