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21:34
21:34

Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya Actors Produce Movie on Teenage Sexual Violence Ugandan 1 1 Top story

Speaking to journalists on Tuesday about the upcoming premiere of the movie whose dream started in last year, the RAHU representative, Hellen Patricia Amutuhaire, said it will be played in eight episodes.
21:03
21:03

Kasiima Orders Traffic Officers to Inspect Tororo Cement Trucks accident 2 1

Kasiima told URN in an exclusive interview that he has instructed traffic police and the Inspector of vehicles to engage the management of Tororo Cement Industries to ensure that DMCs trucks and incompetent drivers are discontinued from the roads.
20:49
20:49

Land Commission Questions Transfer of Daudi Chwa’s Estate Outside Royal Family Tree Finance Minister 1 Top story

John Odit, the Commission Assistant counsel says Daudi Chwa personally transferred the land to his son Prince Kigala who later transferred it to Sulemani Byatike Matovu who died in 1964 before registering it in his name.
20:19
20:19

Herbalist Cum Musician "Nailed" for Composing Museveni Song social media 3 1

Isaac Katoogo alias Ambassador wa Yesu, a resident of Kiteeso cell in Namakwekwe ward in Northern division in Mbale municipality claims that three masked men intercepted him between 9:00PM and 10:00pm around Nkoma, a Mbale town suburb.
19:46
19:46

Kidnapped LC II Chairperson Found Dead Enos Kabonero

His bother Douglas Agaba, says unidentified men riding on a motorcycle approached Kabonero and whisked him off to unknown destination.
19:32
19:32

NSSF Bill: Workers’ Leaders Oppose Taxing Benefits 4

On Tuesday afternoon, trade union leaders led by the NOTU Chairman General, Wilson Usher Owere appeared before the Joint Committee of Finance and Gender to present their view on the NSSF Bill.
18:58
18:58

Kasiima Blames Accidents On Reluctant Traffic Officers driver 2 1 Top story

Kasiima said most traffic officers along the Jinja-Iganga-Tirinyi-Mbale and Iganga-Bugiri-Busia highway lack self-confidence to execute their professional mandate of ensuring sanity in traffic.
18:36
18:36

100 Kassanda Land Victims Storm Land Probe 2 4

They accused ALAM group of Companies of encroaching onto their land they procured with part of shillings 3 Billion given to them by government in Bukompe Village in Kassanda district.
18:22
18:22

Speaker Summons Prime Minister, Internal Affairs Minister Over MP Nakayenze's Security Rebecca Kadaga 3 1 Top story

Nakayenze complained about her security as a matter of national importance, saying the two police officers who had been deployed to guard her were withdrawn mysteriously despite the persistent security threats she continues receiving at her home in Seeta and constituency in Mbale.
18:17
18:17

No Evidence Linking Nantaba to Ssebulime's Murder-Police 1 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, said there was no evidence linking Nantaba to Ssebulime’s murder a reason no file was presented to Directorate of Public Prosecution –DPP for prosecuting the minister.
17:53
17:53

Napak Road Protests Paralyze Transport iriiri sub county 1 1

The LCIII Chairperson of Iriiri Sub County, Ben Peter Loburo, says residents were angered when they saw the road reduce from 30 meters wide to only 16 meters. He explains that they were told by the both the contractor and the officials from Uganda National Roads Authority, UNRA that the road would be wide enough to manage the urban setting.
17:52
17:52

JEEMA Rejects Proposal to Jail Presidential Candidates for Campaigning Outside Time William Byaruhanga 2 1 Top story

The JEEMA party Chairperson, Muhammad Kibirge Mayanja, says that campaigning outside the specified campaign time is a minor offence and shouldn’t constitute an offence for which candidates should be punished with 48 currency points or jail of up to 2 years.
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17:38

High Court Orders Gov't to Compensate Sudanese Investor UGX 5.1b attorney general

Justice Henry I. Kaweesa of High Court, Land Division ordered the government to pay the costs to Goodman International Limited a Sudanese firm after tenants backed by Former Ministers of Lands Idah Nantaba and Works Minister Abraham Byandala blocked him from possessing the land he had acquired in Butuntumula Sub County, Luweero district.
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17:26

Jamil Mukulu, 37 Others Committed for Trial Terrorism 1 Top story

Justice Eva Luswata confirmed the charges against the accused after ascertaining that prosecution has sufficient evidence to sustain 20 charges against them during trial. The charges include among others terrorism, murder, attempted murder, aggravated robbery and their involvement with ADF, a terrorist group.
17:13
17:13

UGX 30m NUSAF III Project Stalls in Gulu 3

The 30 million shillings project was launched by Gulu District Local Government to green Cwero Primary School in Paicho Sub County in June. It was expected to be completed last month. Under the project flowers, trees and grasses were to be planted in an around the school to promote beautification as well as environmental conservation.
16:59
16:59

Minister Kamya Declares Ntege’s Termination Unlawful executive committee

Now, in her letter to Lukwago, Kamya argues that a District Executive Committee as constituted under the Local Government Act that would have recommended the re-appointment of Ntege doesn’t exist under KCCA.
16:52
16:52

Kasese Gets UGX 300 Million to Construct Adolescents Centre 4

Chris Eweillar, the MSF Projects Co-ordinator, says the humanitarian agency had earlier conducted research and established that many adolescents in the district did not have a facility where they could ably explain their health challenges.
16:29
16:29

Six Perish in Namutumba Accident health center 1

According to eye witnesses, a speeding commuter taxi registration number, UBE 687L burst it's tyres along Buyange village in Magada sub-county, Namutumba district and overturned several times.
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16:18

Poverty, Lack of Sanitary Facilities Fueling Early Marriages, Teenage Pregnancies Among Refugees 2 3 Top story

David Lorube Kwaje, the Ofua Zone Three Settlement Camp Refugee Welfare Council Secretary, says they register one to two cases of early marriages and defilement each week mainly among refugees due to poverty and school dropouts due to lack of sanitary facilities.
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16:03

Presidential Candidates Should Declare Assets before Nomination -NRM 3 1

The party also wants every presidential candidate to declare and file with the Electoral Commission a copy of their campaign budget at the time of nomination.
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