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May 2019 30 results
19:25
19:25

Ugandan Software Engineers Shortlisted for Global Award Andela Uganda 3 1

Andela Uganda’s initiative, which is targeting women with a dream of being technology geniuses to follow through their dream, was shortlisted under the Education category. Another technology company called Zimba Women Uganda was also shortlisted in the entrepreneurship category.
19:24
19:24

Media Associations Call on Gov't to Respect Press Freedom Catholic Diocese 1 4

NUMEC urged UCC to immediately rescind a directive ordering a section of radio and Television stations to suspend staff for allegedly breaching the Minimum Broadcasting Standards.
18:24
18:24

UBC Producer Testifies in Makerere Gold Scam court 6 4

Waludyaba was appearing before Grade One Magistrate Beatrice Khainza at City Hall Court on Friday. He is one of the state witnesses brought to testify in a trial of five suspected gold scammers.
18:24
18:24

UCC, Broadcasters Association Executive Set to Meet 1

The meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 7, at the Commission headquarters in Bugolobi, according to a letter by UCC Executive Director Godfrey Mutabazi, to NAB chairman Kin Karisa.
18:02
18:02

MOH Receives Motorcycles to Boost Ebola Surveillance ebola in uganda 1

The Honda XL motorcycles will be deployed in the eight high-risk districts bordering the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The districts are Bundibugyo, Bunyangabu, Kasese, Kisoro, Kanungu, Kabarole and Packwach.
17:51
17:51

Hoima Police Sniffer Dog Goes Missing accident 1 1

The dog reportedly disappeared after an accident involving a police truck registration number UP 5626 which was carrying a team of detectives heading to Kikuube district on a mission to track down suspects.
17:35
17:35

Moroto Municipality Sets Committees to Manage Bus Terminal moroto bus terminal 1 2

The Municipal authorities have set up allocation committee, grievances committee and appeals committee to handle the issues relating to the management of the bus terminal.
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17:14

Rwandan Trader Shot Crossing into Uganda Uganda-Rwanda 2 4

Innocent Ndahimana, a businessman dealing in beans and a resident of Nyakabungo Village in Chumbe, Gicumbi District Northern Province in Rwanda was shot on Thursday afternoon at 2 pm.
16:53
16:53

Teargas, Bullets Used to Disperse Amber Court Vendors Jinja 3 1

The roadside vendors had been evicted by Mpumudde division authorities following complaints that they were blocking access to the Amber Court market. Instead, the vendors took to the streets to protest against the eviction on grounds that they had no alternative place for their operations.
16:39
16:39

WFP Halts Distribution of Super Cereal Worldwide pesticide

Super Cereal comprises maize or wheat blended with soya beans, fortified with vitamins and minerals, processed into flour and supplied in 25-kg bags as a critical part of WFP’s efforts to prevent malnutrition, especially among women and children.
16:28
16:28

Journalists Demand Gov't Protection 1 6

They say resident district commissioners and police commanders who recently switched off various radio stations across the country must be brought to face the law for their actions.
16:07
16:07

Ntungamo Pineapple Wine, Juice Factory Idle 2

The factory was set up under the Uganda Industrial Research Institute meant to serve farmers from Mbarara, Sheema and Ntungamo.
15:25
15:25

Gov’t Faulted over Failure to Fulfil Electricity Pledge power supply 1

The committee also said in 2006 Government assured the people of Kabale district that the Mini Power Station Maziba Mini Hydro power station commissioned in 1963 would be rehabilitated and was expected to be operational by 2011, but to date nothing has been done.
15:01
15:01

Agago District to Get Multimillion Rock Catchment Dams 1 1

Denis Jjuuko, the President of Rotary Club of Kampala-Naalya told URN that a feasibility study has been conducted and it was established that through the development of rock surface into a catchment, the rainwater runoff can be harvested and stored into a storage structure for domestic and livestock use in areas that are water stressed.
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14:41

U.S, European Union Condemn Attack on Media Freedom 2 1

Malac, who was delivering a keynote address at a World Press Freedom Day national conference at Golf Course Hotel said Uganda Communication Commission (UCC) recent directives to radios and TVs is indicative that media is under assault for doing its job.
13:58
13:58

UHRC Calls for Dialogue Between UCC and Media World Press Freedom 4

Dr. Meddie Kaggwa, the chairperson of the Commission says dialogue is the best option to resolve the impasse. He said this after journalists under the Uganda Journalists Association called for resignation of Eng. Godfrey Mutabazi, the Chief Executive of Uganda Communications Commission.
13:42
13:42

Kigorobya Residents Protest Sorry State of Road poor state of road 4 1

The road has been in a story state for the past 15 years making it difficult for residents to access health services and markets for their produce.
13:09
13:09

Couple Arrested for Killing Own Child child sacrifice 3

Residents of Acholi Inn in Kotido Municipality were shocked when they found body parts which include the tongue and private parts missing.
12:50
12:50

Masaka Diocese Hunts UGX 400m for Installation of New Bishop 1 1

Bishop Kaggwa currently serving as the Diocesan Apostolic Administrator says they require over four hundred million shillings to organize a worthwhile event.
12:43
12:43

Businessman Rejects Partial Refund from Police 1

Omoit accuses Kireka Police Station Commander, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Nicholas Muyonjo and his two juniors; Sgt Joshua Jagule and Sgt William Kawooya of stealing and sharing his money amounting to USD 4,700 (17 million Shillings).
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