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Mar 2019 28 results
19:30
19:30

Uganda Airlines Pilots to Earn UGX 42m Monthly Salary 2 1

Aggrey Bagiire, the State Minister for Transport confirmed to the Budget committee that Uganda Airlines has already finalized the recruitment of 12 pilots and 12 co-pilots, all Ugandans, who have been working with reputable airlines around the world.
19:24
19:24

Lamwo Levies UGX1,000 Per Pupil For Sanitary Pads early pregnancy 3 1

Richard Ocen Kwang, the Chairperson of Standing Committee on Health disclosed that several schools lack emergency first aid kits which significantly provide life skills that helps reduce fatalities and enables the faster treatment of injuries to potentially save lives.
19:18
19:18

NIRA Suspends ID Registration at Mutukula Border Over Flaws 2 1

Tony Kasule, the Kyotera and Rakai districts Registrations Officer explains that the decision was taken after a meeting with the district security team in which it was reported that the process had been compromised.
19:02
19:02

Luweero District Terminates 21 Civil Servants 1

According to the District State of Affairs Report, the civil servants include four enrolled nurses, three teachers, five porters, and three laboratory assistants.
18:47
18:47

Speaker Rebecca Kadaga in Stable Condition-Rugunda 1

Rugunda gave the assurance this afternoon after visiting Kadaga at Nakasero Hospital, where she was admitted reportedly due to fatigue-related illnesses. According to a statement issued by the Office of the Speaker of Parliament, Kadaga became ill as a result of a hectic work schedule, fatigue and jetlag upon her return from long haul flights to New York, USA and Rabat, Morocco.
18:32
18:32

Minister Azuba Defends Urgent Funding for Uganda Airlines 1 1

According to Azuba, the Works and Transport technical team is already on its way to Canada to kick-start the aircraft acceptance processes while awaiting approval and transfer of the funds. The planes are expected to arrive at Entebbe Airport on April 8, 2019.
18:19
18:19

Ngora Residents Panic as Rock Discharges Loud Bangs, Tremors rock eruption 1

James Ojangole, the area LCI chairperson said that for the last one week, the rock has been discharging frightening blasts accompanied by smoke, mostly during hot afternoons. He said none of the rocks surrounding the village had ever shown such signs.
17:59
17:59

Uganda Commits to Ensuring Dignified Return of Refugees drc refugees 2 1

The statement comes amidst speculation that is safe for refugees from Burundi, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC to return to their countries.
17:36
17:36

Water Crisis Hits Arua Municipality as Sources Run Dry 3 1

River Enyau, from where many families have been drawing water has dried up downstream from the point of Water Treatment and Supply and streams in most parts of Arua are equally drying up. In the wake of the developments, supply from the national grid has been rationed; more and more taps are running dry.
17:03
17:03

Lukwago Scoffs at Bid for Museveni to Commission Garbage Trucks 3 1

Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago had earlier announced that the trucks would be officially launched during World Water Day celebrations in Nkere Zone, Makindye Division, today. But they were not commissioned. According to Lukwago, the commissioning was delayed because some people are pushing to bring the president to flag-off the trucks.
16:37
16:37

Examination Malpractice is Ungodly – Fr Mugisa schools 1

The caution by Rev Fr Francis Mugisa, the Hoima Catholic Diocese Secretary for Education follows reports that a number of Church founded schools have had their results withheld by the Uganda National Examinations Board-UNEB, in the recent past.
16:19
16:19

Kwoyelo Trial Adjourned to June 1

International Crimes Division Registrar Harriet Ssali told URN on Friday that the matter was adjourned to allow judges to participate in a Judicial Summit in Kampala.
16:06
16:06

Ugandan Trader Seeks USD 2.5m Compensation from South Sudan 2

Bongomin says he had bought eight pieces of land in Juba and developed four of them with the rental house. However, he lost all developments when the war escalated and returned to Uganda. investigate payments to Ugandan companies that supplied goods and services to the south Sudanese government before the war broke out in 2013.
15:33
15:33

Stray Buffaloes Kill One Person in Katakwi 2

Elungat, known among his peers as Ekinyosi, died early today in Katakwi General Hospital where he had been taken after the attack. He had reportedly sustained deep injuries in the stomach.
14:42
14:42

Police Officer Arrested For Raping Suspect rape 1 1

The officer has been identified as AIP George Kyuka, the officer in charge of Kyenzige police station in Kyaterekera sub county Kagadi district.
14:12
14:12

Kadaga Suffering from Fatigue Related Illness – Parliament 1

According to a press statement issued by Kadaga’s Press Secretary, Sam Obbo, the Speaker became ill after her return from a working tour to Morocco and United States of America (USA).
13:54
13:54

Entebbe Taxi Operators Demonstrate demostration 1

The leadership of the taxi drivers had increased fares for loading and parking without consulting the operators.
13:26
13:26

Mbarara Municipality Manhole Covers Vandalised 1

The manhole covers had been fixed on roads under Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructural Development Project – USMID.
12:33
12:33

Two Suspects Escape From Sembabule Police Cells sembabule district

The duo was picked up on Tuesday and locked up at Nambirizi Police Station for stealing a pig and a jerrycan of local brew from a bar at Kikiga Zone, in Mijwala sub county in Sembabule.
Mar 2019 28 results