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21:12
21:12

Vipers wins Away Match Against BUL FC in Njeru goal 1

Dan Sserunkuma, Tito Okello and Dan Sseninde scored the three goals for viper FC whereas BUL FCs lone goal was netted by Villa Oromchan. Vipers now has 24 points just 3 points below table leaders KCCA FC.
21:03
21:03

MP Nandala Blocks Motion to Degezette Forests 4

Nandala said that the motion contravenes Article 93 of the Constitution which requires any charge on the Consolidated Fund to be presented by the Executive. He noted that it was not right for a Private Member of Parliament to present the motion.
20:51
20:51

Masaka Municipal Council Lodges Caveat on Kampala University Land 3

According to records at Kimanya/Kyabakuza Division Council, Kampala University is supposed to pay at least 18 million Shillings in rent fees annually. However, the proprietors of Kampala University are said to have breached the tenancy agreement and have not been paying the money to the council for the past three years leading to accumulated arrears of over 50 million Shillings.
20:26
20:26

UK Parliament to Debate Arua Fracas 1 Top story

The debate scheduled for January 8, 2019, will be drawn from a motion sponsored by Stockton South legislator, Dr Paul Williams. The motion was tabled on December 3, 2018, and has been put on the schedule for debate early next year. A total of 20 UK Members of Parliament have signed to support the motion.
20:14
20:14

Court Rejects Request for Torture Probe by Kirumira Murder Suspect abubaker kalungi 4 1

The application put in by Ssakka Sseggwanyi of Lubega, Wandera and Company Advocates which was contracted by the family of the accused to represent him sought investigations into alleged torture of the suspect on top of letting him to receive private medical attention.
19:37
19:37

Katabi Residents, Police Clash Over Detained Fishermen theft 1

The exchange occurred on Wednesday afternoon after the area Chairperson Tony Walugembe and the officer in Charge of Garuga Police Post Richard Mweteise handpicked residents that were reportedly found idle during an impromptu monitoring exercise. The arrested individuals were detained at Garuga Police Post.
19:21
19:21

Orom Sub Tribe Plots to Secede from Acholi Chiefdom ker kwaro acholi 3 1

The sub tribe comprises three major clans of Kiteny, Okuti, and Akutumor. They are also assimilated into 56 other sub clans currently occupying the six parishes of Orom Sub County with an estimated population of 36,000 people.
19:05
19:05

Mbarara District Politicians, Technocrats Bicker over Public Land 3

The politicians accuse the office of the Chief Administrative Officer of failing to secure land titles for all public land in the district despite a council resolution on the same.
18:56
18:56

Magistrate Returns Isiko's File to High Court cyber harrassment 2 1

Amabirisi halted the trial and sent back the file to High Court, saying her court lacks jurisdiction to interpret questions of the law.
18:47
18:47

Increase in Child Labour Cases Bothers Bunyoro Leaders 5

Hoima Municipality Mayor Grace Mary Mugasa says that increasingly, children are involved in risky activities, after dropping out of school, a trend which threatens their future. She says that the cases are common in the areas of Kijungu, Lusaka, Kiryatete, Kiganda and Kinubi in the divisions of Kahoora and Mparo.
18:26
18:26

Men Failing Family Planning Uptake in Karamoja karamoja sub region 2 1

Magdalen Komol, the Assistant Moroto District Health Officer in charge of Maternal and Child Health, says most men dont want their women to enroll on Family Planning due to cultural believes.
18:23
18:23

Mak Lecturers Warn Against Reappointment of Previous Council Members higher education 1 Top story

During the same assembly, the lecturers also resolved that members who have served on the University Council for a period of eight years shouldnt be reappointed.
17:58
17:58

Kiryandongo Residents Mourn Kapchorwa Accident Victims 4 1 Top story

The tragedy occurred when the bus registration number UG 2833E that the group was travelling in lost control while descending to Tewei hill in Sipi Town Council along Kapchorwa-Sironko Road and overturned three times. The bus belongs to Kiryandongo Technical Institute.
17:42
17:42

Suspension of Radio Presenters, Morning Talk Shows Irks Listeners commission 1 1 Top story

Godfrey Mutabazi, the Executive Director UCC, says the affected radio stations were found guilty of broadcasting content that promotes violence, insecurity and destruction of property among others.
17:14
17:14

Govt Unveils Strategies to Improve Water Transport 1 4

The strategies involve undertaking a baseline survey to ascertain the number of landing sites and vessels plying the different routes on Ugandan lakes, and their ports of call to ensure that they are all registered, inspected and licensed, according to George Muhenda Rukara, the Commissioner Maritime Administration.
16:34
16:34

Another Truck Overturns in Kapchorwa 1

Yosiya Bakibesemu, the driver of the ill-fated truck, says he lost control of the truck when his braking system jammed. All the six occupants of the truck escaped unhurt. According to Bakibesemu, they were ferrying bananas from the weekly Kamu market in Kapchorwa to Iganga district.
16:32
16:32

Documentary: The First Days of FM Broadcasting in Uganda 1 1

The introduction of FM radio broadcasting was historical because it marked the end of state monopoly of the airwaves. Until then, radio and television broadcasting was the exclusive domain of the state, represented by Radio Uganda and Uganda Television UTV. Today, there are over 300 FM radio stations in Uganda, and the number keeps growing.
16:18
16:18

Residents Protest Sorry State of Ruhija Health Centre III maternity ward 3

The maternity ward has a cracked ceiling and does not have enough beds forcing mothers to sleep on the floor, sometimes with new born babies. The facility does not have running water; neither does it have a separate ward for male patients, who are now admitted in the injection room.
16:15
16:15

Arua Police Recover Stolen Gun police constable 2 1

Edward Mugweri, the West Nile Region Police Commander, says the thugs who were carrying the firearm in a plastic bag dropped it when they saw police patrol pursuing them.
15:38
15:38

High Costs Hindering Youth Access to Justice- New Study 3

According to the report, government needs to establish programs to empower youths but also avail them legal services.
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