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23:37
23:37

Burundi Shock Hosts Eritrea In Cecafa U-15 Challenge Cup Kenya 1

Burundi stopped the hosts Eritrea 2-1 in an entertaining match played in-front of over 5,000 fans.
19:01
19:01

Kasana UMEA Headteacher Locked Out of Office disrespect

The school foundation body led by acting Luweero district Acting Kadhi Ramadhan Mulindwa Nsanja locked her out of office, on accusations of disrespect and failure to account for Primary Teachers’ Association-PTA funds. Each of the 700 pupils at the school pays 30,000 Shillings per term as PTA fees.
19:00
19:00

Fire Guts Katooke Landing Site 1

The fire which broke out on Friday destroyed more than 202 houses, water boat engines, and fishing nets, cups and domestic property.
18:32
18:32

Parents Should Face Trial for Negotiating with Offenders –UHRC 3

The statement comes amid reports of low rates of convictions in sexual offences, among them, defilement, rape and sexual harassment, among others. According to the 2018 Police Annual crimes report, police secured 840 convictions out of 5,585 cases that were taken to court during the year.
18:14
18:14

Muloni Constitutes Electricity Disputes Tribunal 1

The Tribunal is chaired by Charles Owor by and Deputized by Anacelet Turyakira. It had for long been operating with three members until the death Engineer Moses Musaazi last year.
18:09
18:09

Expectant Mother Loses Baby After Failing to Raise UGX 100, 000 Lydia Tumushabe 2 1

It is alleged that a Nursing Assistant identified as Charles Bwambale asked her to pay 100,000 Shillings for the purchase of items that she would require in the process. Often mothers are asked to have surgical gloves, exam gloves, plastic sheeting, razor blades, cotton wool, gauze pad, soap, cord ties, and a child health card, by the time they report to Hospital.
17:56
17:56

Mary Luwum's Body Arrives in Kitgum Mama Mary Luwum 4

The body of mama Luwum was flown aboard a Uganda People Defense Forces Helicopter. It touched down at Kitgum District Farm Institute Play Grounds in Kitgum Municipality at exactly 3:29pm.
17:39
17:39

MV Pearl Returns After Two Months of Servicing 1

The Marine Vessel had been taken to Kisumu, Kenya in April for an overhaul, part of the routine maintenance program aimed at checking vessel's viability to transport people and cargo to and from the Island District.
17:36
17:36

Nwoya District to Drill Boreholes to Curb Water Crisis deep boreholes 1

Patrick Okello Oyrema, the Nwoya LCV Chairperson says that drilling of each of the 21 deep boreholes is estimated to cost 21 million shillings and work is expected to start in two months time.
17:10
17:10

Out Growers Abandon Atiak Sugar Project over Pay 4 1

The farmers have also dragged their cooperative administrators and Atiak Sugar Factory, a subsidiary of Horyal Investment Holdings Company to the district labor office seeking justice.
17:09
17:09

Arua Hospital Board Takes Oath after 2-Year Stalemate 3 3

The absence of the Board of Directors since 2017 implied that there was no oversight role on the functions of the health facility whose services cover the districts of Adjumani, Arua, Koboko, Maracha, Moyo, Nebbi, Yumbe, Zombo, parts of South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
16:59
16:59

Buganda Premier Decries Low Agricultural Insurance uptake Buganda Kingdom 3 1 Top story

The Buganda Premier, Charles Peter mayiga who was the chief guest at the Second John Sebaana Kizito memorial lecture said whoever is involved in the Agriculture Insurance scheme needs to market it for the benefit of farmers.
16:38
16:38

NEMA Calls for Removal of Tax on Gas to Save Forest Cover 2 1

LPG was exempt from taxation in 2006. But the tax was re-introduced in 2015 with the hope that the country would start producing its own gas when oil starts flowing. They now attract an 18 per cent VAT.
16:36
16:36

Training of Health Workers on Rapid HIV Recency Testing Starts in Tooro viral disease 1 1

Ministry of Health has started training health workers in the districts of Kamwenge, Kabarole, Kitagwenda and Bunyangabu, who will be taking part in new intervention aimed at combating HIV/Aids that is being piloted in country.
16:08
16:08

Kitgum Youth Received UGX 190,000 to Stage Illegal Roadblock people power 1

The suspects were arrested on Saturday in Lujorongole Village armed with clubs, catapult, stones and metal objects. They were reportedly stopping vehicles and searching the occupants, a short distance from where hundreds of people had gathered to send off the mother to Gulu Resident District Commissioner Maj Santos Okot Lapolo.
15:29
15:29

Police Rules Out Foul Play in Death of Indian National 1 1

Owoyesigyire said after CCTV review, it was confirmed that no person entered Sangir’s room.
15:12
15:12

Elders Donate Land to Gulu University Kitgum Study Centre 3

The elders George Acaa Lamola, Okeny Pa Olwoo and Dario Ouni resolved to donate the land located at Laraba freely to Gulu University after establishing that the institution’s study centre in Kitgum was closed.
14:57
14:57

Silent “War “as Banks Take Insurance Broker’s Profits Insurance premiums 4 1 Top story

The Insurance Brokers Association Chairman Solomon Rubondo says some of its members are losing their businesses to the Banks who he says seem to be acting as insurance brokers too.
14:53
14:53

Celebrate a Forgotten Martyr in Mama Mary Luwum - Archbishop Ntagali 1

He said celebrating the life of Mama Mary Luwum is a continuation of the celebrated of the forgotten martyr, St. Janani Luwum who served as the second Archbishop of Kampala Diocese and the third Archbishop of Uganda.
14:33
14:33

Former Makerere University ICT Director Evicted from House 1 4

Stanley Okecho, Eng. Kitumba’s lawyer described the eviction as unfortunate and a contempt of the law.
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