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18:49
18:49

Over 600 Mak Staff Miss October Salary makerere university 1

URN has learnt that all staff invoices for October 2018 were uploaded on the Integrated Financial Management System - IFMS on October 20, 2018. However, due to a technical error, which was not explained in detail, some staff invoices were not processed.
18:28
18:28

Long-Horned Ankole Cow to Be Patented 2

Kenneth Muhangi, a partner in KTA Advocates, says the protection of the image of the long-horned Ankole cow will be under the Geographical Indications Act of 2013.
18:27
18:27

I Arrested Kipoi Without Knowing His Offences- Witness botswana 1

Turyamureeba also said that by the time he arrested Kipoi, he didnt inform the then Flying Squad Commander, Nixon Agasirwe, saying he didnt have formal arresting orders for the former legislator save for the instructions from the late Kaweesi.
18:14
18:14

Museveni Asked to Walk the Talk against Torture president 6

Museveni also cautioned security personnel against pushing and barking at people who surge forward towards leaders out of enthusiasm, saying that instead, people should only be restrained and advised.
17:50
17:50

Sorry State of Hoima Municipal Mortuary Irks Residents police 4 1 Top story

Daniel Kaseregenye, the Hoima Municipal town clerk told URN that they are set to renovate the facility this financial year. He says the facility is to be painted and fenced before they install electricity and water.
17:32
17:32

Foreign Medical Referrals from Uganda Reduce -MOH robert kyagulanyi 2 1

The reduction is attributed to the ability of Ugandan facilities and medics to handle medical conditions and procedures that were previously referred. The most common conditions considered for referral include neurological diseases, kidney diseases, and cancer related illnesses. Orthopedics and heart conditions are today the least referred.
17:21
17:21

National Ambulance System to Function like Uber Services kampala 3 1

Dr. Henry Mwebesa, the Director General Health Services under Ministry of Health, says under the comprehensive plan, all ambulances at hospitals including those donated by members of parliament will be governed by the new system.
16:40
16:40

Security Foil Student Strike, Kyambogo Defers Internship Fees Payment kyambogo university 1 3 Top story

In his October 26 letter to the University Bursar and the Kyambogo ICT Director, Okello said the university management agreed that continuing students in the School of Management and Entrepreneurship - SOME had agreed to pay the revised fees in the second semester.
16:23
16:23

One Held Over Assassination Hit List murder 1

In his statement recorded on Monday afternoon, Kibira told detectives that he received an envelope from someone asking to deliver it to a certain residence in Lubaga.
16:22
16:22

Sports Minister Summoned to Explain Poor State of Stadium's 1 3

Zubair Galiwango told the committee that the National Council of Sports was constrained to act due to a decentralization policy that placed the management of the stadiums under local governments.
16:09
16:09

Lango Clan heads Petition High Court Over Paramount Chief yoweri museveni 1

Dr. Richard Nam, the Prime Minister of Lango Cultural Foundation under Odur, says part of the issues in the new application, were trashed during the previous court hearings.
15:42
15:42

New Political Party In The Offing in Tooro corruption

Businge says they decided to create the new political party since the ruling government led by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has not helped Tooro to develop.
15:36
15:36

Uganda Gets Poor Ranking in Mo Ibrahim Governance Index 1

With a 55.0 score, Uganda lags behind regional peers Tanzania, ranked 14, Kenya in 11th position, and Rwanda, which is ranked 8th. Burundi and South Sudan sit near the bottom of the ranking.
15:15
15:15

Isiko's Retrial Fails to Take Off buganda road court 2

Waiswa also said that the Grade one Magistrate failed to evaluate the evidence on the court record. He also faulted the magistrate for changing the accuseds plea of not guilty to guilty without following lawful procedures.
15:07
15:07

Two More Suspects Arrested Over Archie Rwego's Murder luke owoyesigyire 1 1

The two suspects, whose names have been withheld by security, were arrested over the weekend after police received information from residents of Kamwokya where the first suspect was found treating a dog bite.
14:04
14:04

Fort Portal Municipality Seeks UGX 1.5B for Completion of Council Chambers construction 1 Top story

Muhanga says the they are rushing to compete the building because Gen Salim Saleh, the Chief Coordinator Operation Wealth Creation OWC promised to rent their old offices. During the last council sitting about two weeks ago, Gen Saleh asked Councilors to rent him their Booma offices for the establishment of the regional OWC program offices.
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13:31

MOH Cautions Health Centers Against Closing at 5:00 pm 1 1 Top story

According to the health ministry, health workers are encouraged to live near health facilities so that medical care is available all the time.
13:28
13:28

Judiciary Hits Back at Bamugemereire over Land Grabbing Claims 1

In a press release issued today, Katureebe raised concern with the mode used by the Commission to communicate matters concerning the judiciary with the Chief Justice saying that the Commission findings would have been communicated through an Interim Report to the President, and not a press release.
12:08
12:08

Families Occupy Resettlement Land in Bulambuli 3 5

Our reporter visited the said land over the weekend and found several families setting up houses. Lillian Wanabuko, one of the occupants told URN that they have returned to reclaim their land, saying they displaced by Karimojong rustlers.
11:26
11:26

Kikuube Residents Protest Poor Service Delivery 1 5 Top story

According to Semu, the poor road network has made it difficult for them to transport their agricultural produce to markets more especially during the rainy season. He says middle men have taken advantage of the situation to buy farmers produce at a cheaper price since they cant transport costs.
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