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20:01
20:01

CECAFA U-20 Finals Shifted to Njeru Nicholas Musonye 1

According to Musonye, the decision was taken based on logistical and the weather. He says the committee did not want to overwork Pece stadium due to the heavy rains being experienced in the district.
19:36
19:36

Experts Call for Effective Usage of Oral HIV Test Kits 2

Lillian Mworeko, the Executive Director of an NGO – International Community of Women Living with HIV Eastern Africa (ICWEA) says that for the method to be put to good use, there needs to be a mechanism that provides all the necessary information from how to use it to for instance on how to deal with a positive result.
19:11
19:11

CECAFA U-20 Challenge: Tanzania Defeats Sudan to Qualify for Finals 2

First half goals from Patrick Israel Mwenda on the 38th minute and on form striker John Kelvin Pius on the 45th minute was enough to eject Sudan who beat South Sudan to reach the second last stage of the championship.
18:27
18:27

Police Recalls 400 Guns from Private Security Companies 1 2

Grace Matsiko, Chairperson Uganda Private Security Association (TUPSA), says that police recalled their guns to review their functionality in terms of fire discharge and emission identification.
17:59
17:59

EC Sets New Deadline for National Voters Register Update 1 2

According to EC, the exercise will now start on 21st November and end on 11th December. The commission had earlier set November 2019 and January 2020 for the General Update of the National Voters Register.
17:29
17:29

Kasensero Residents Demand Marine Rescue Centre UGanda Police Force 3 1

Moses Sserunjogi, the LCIII Chairperson for Kasensero town council says despite having in place community rescue teams trained by police to offer emergency rescue services during water accidents, the teams are ill-equipped. He says that the absence of proper emergency rescue facility in the area is apparently making it difficult for them to save lives of people that regularly drown between the two Islands.
17:00
17:00

Tension as UNBS, Police Impound Sachet Waragi in Kampala Amelia Kyambadde 1 3 Top story

The UNBS Spokesperson, Victoria Namutebi, says the operation was prompted by reports that several traders are still selling sachet and bottled Waragi of less than 200mls despite being banned by the Trade Minister, Amelia Kyambadde four months ago.
14:05
14:05

EC Still Probing Reports of Ballot Stuffing in Hoima Polls 2 1

The incident which allegedly happened at Kibaire polling station, in Bulindi Parish was brought to the attention of the commission by Michael Kabaziguruka and. Maj. Gen. Mugisha Muntu, who were serving as polling agents for the Forum for Democratic Change and Opposition front candidate Asinansi Nyakato.
13:23
13:23

Man in Kalungu Shot In A Foiled School Robbery 2

Preliminary police investigations indicate that the group turned off all the lights at school before ordering students open up the dormitory.
12:58
12:58

Fishing Ban On Lake Kyoga Extended To December 4

Sam Kigula the LC 5 Chairperson of Nakasongola says that the extension of the ban came after a review meeting held recently under Lake Kyoga Integrated Management Organization at Amolator headquarters where they found out that illegal fishing was still prevalent.
12:30
12:30

Bunyoro Farmers Demand Oil Opportunities Oil and gas 6 1

James Tusingwire, a farmer in Buswekera cell in Busiisi division Hoima Municipality wants the government to sensitize the farmers on what they should supply to the oil and gas sector or else most farmers could be left out.
11:50
11:50

Countries Urged to Make ‘Digital World’ Safer for Children

The report, produced by the Commission’s working group on Child Online Safety, indicates that in just one year, the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) found more than 105,000 websites hosting child sexual abuse material, yet no government has developed fully effective online protection systems.
11:05
11:05

Police,UPDF Use Live Bullets, Teargas as Residents Block Mbarara–Ntungamo Highway Enos Kabonero

Ntungamo Resident District Commissioner, George Bakunda, says they managed to restore sanity and allow for the smooth traffic flow. He says security teams are in charge and those responsible for the crimes are being pursued while some have been apprehended.
08:03
08:03

Kitintale Market Vendors Asked to Vacate

Tumwesigye died about 5 years ago leaving his family comprising of the widow, Aida Tumwesigye, his son Aron Tumukunde and daughter, Mercy Musinguzi in the charge of the land. Mid this year, the family members approached the market leadership, saying they wanted to raise rent to Shillings 3 million each month something the vendors objected to.
06:59
06:59

There Is Still Space to Challenge Museveni’s Sole Candidature- NRM Lawyer Ruth Nankabirwa 1 2 Top story

However, on Tuesday, the NRM party lawyer, Kiryowa Kiwanuka told the panel of five Constitutional Court Judges led by the Deputy Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny Dollo that the NRM party Constitution is very clear on whoever wants to contest for the party ticket.
05:05
05:05

Eritrean Players Vanish Ahead Of Cecafa U-20 Cup Semis 1 Top story

Aimable Habimana, the Chairman of the Organising Committee of the Council of East and Central African Football Associations (Cecafa) confirmed the disappearance of the players on Tuesday.
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