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20:52
20:52

Rain Storm Destroys Wakiso School of the Deaf 4 3 Top story

The Wakiso district education officer Fredrick Kiyingi says that currently the district has no funds to handle the matter with the due urgency it deserves thus calling people and education related donor agencies to help the school reconstruct the damaged building.
20:34
20:34

Three Bodaboda Cyclists Arrested for Protesting Against Killings 1 2

Kampala Central Police Station (CPS) on Monday arrested three suspected ringleaders of more than 100 Bodaboda riders who were matching to the of Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga
20:21
20:21

MP Nambooze Wants Gov't to Ban Labour Export Companies 3 1

Nambooze says that government should instead set up a public funded labour agency at the gender ministry headed by a commissioner to stop profit-oriented private companies who allegedly sell citizens into slavery.
20:00
20:00

Wakiso Residents Raise Concerns over Influx of Fuel Stations 2 1

Zamu Kyeyune, councillor representing Nabweru, says many of the fuel stations being set up in the area are violating several regulations.
19:29
19:29

Court Asked to Expedite Rwanda Border Closure Case steven kalali 2 1

This update comes at the time when Rwanda’s government on June 22nd 2019 suspended indefinitely the opening of its border points.
19:04
19:04

Opposition Vows to Block Gov't's Extension of Tabling Electoral Reforms parliament 1

The Opposition in Parliament has said they will not allow for further extension of the timeframe within which Government will present electoral reforms.
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18:50

Suspected Luweero Gangsters Appear in Court aggravated robbery 1 Top story

According to the particulars of the case read for the suspects by the Luweero Grade One Magistrate Doreen Ajuna, they are accused together with others still at large of robbing Joel Baganda, Hassan Buwembo, Swaibu Lubwama and Omony Omala on June 23rd, 2019 using machetes contrary to Section 285 and 286 (2) of Penal code act .
18:48
18:48

FDC Asks Gov't to Increase Funding to Sports 3 1

According to the 2019/2020 budget, National Council for Sports- NCS has been allocated 17.4 billion shillings and 10 billion shillings of which would go to the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA).
18:42
18:42

Chief Justice Tasks Murangira to Explain Bias Allegations lawyer eron kiiza 1

In his July 8th letter, Katureebe informs Murangira that he has received a complaint in, which adverse comments or allegations have been made against him. ‘Please give me your responses on the allegations against you so as to enable me respond to the complaints’, reads Katureebe’s letter in part.
18:30
18:30

Agriculture Officials Directed to Avail Palm Oil Project Bank Statements 2 1

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament has directed officials from the Ministry of Finance to immediately submit details of the Palm Oil project account and bank statement for Financial Year 2017/2018 up to date.
18:20
18:20

Court Extends Gen Kyaligonza's Arrest Warrant 3 1

The defence lawyer Jamiru Ssanyu Mukama asked the Chief Magistrate to extend their arrest warrant for two weeks.
17:45
17:45

Police Boss Arrested Over Attempted Robbery 1 1 Top story

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says Amutuhire and his co-accused Richard Musinguzi attempted to rob their victim at Abayita-Ababiri in Katabi town council around 10pm Sunday night.
17:44
17:44

MPs Fault Agriculture Ministry PS over UGX 2.7bn Unauthorized Expenditure Domestic Arrears 1 2

The Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Agriculture Pius Wakabi Kasajja on Wednesday failed to justify an expenditure of 2.7 billion Shillings on arrears that had not been budgeted without prior approval from authorities.
17:31
17:31

Kantinti Jailed For Failing to Pay UGX 108m Poll Petition Cost Bobi Wine 3

The Court of Appeal Registrar Agnes Nkonge has committed him to prison Luzira where he will stay for six months unless he pays the money.
17:11
17:11

Four Arrested for Alleged Child Sacrifice in Bugiri village

The suspects are alleged to have convinced the deceased's parents that they were taking their crippled child for ritual cleansing, only to return on Saturday without him. They claimed that he was left at a traditional healer.
17:07
17:07

Masaka Hospital Struggles With Disposal of Medical Waste 4

Edward Kabuye, the Principal Administrator Masaka Regional Referral Hospital told URN on Monday morning that the only incinerator in the hospital broke down two years ago, which has forced them to resort to burning the medical waste that he says is costly.
16:45
16:45

PAC Queries Recruitment of Extension Workers agriculture 1 5

Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee has directed the Ministry of Agriculture to avail comprehensive accountability for 32.2 billion Shillings used to recruit agricultural extension workers in financial year 2017/2018.
16:35
16:35

Man Arrested for Alleged Murder of Son 1 1

Police in Namuwongo, a Kampala suburb on Sunday arrested, Winston Nabireba, suspected of slitting the throat of his one-year son, Rodman Akankwasa
16:19
16:19

Police in Kabale Pinned over Extortion 2 7

They argue that whenever they lodge complaints to police, officers don’t intervene without being paid first.
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MPs Want UGX 1.4 trillion Loan Guarantee for Lubowa Hospital Recalled promissory notes 2 1

In May this year, the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga tasked the Health Committee of parliament to investigate the project following various concerns from legislators.
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