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Oct 2019 16 results
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20:55

Cheptegei Wins Uganda’s second Gold Medal in Doha Joshua Cheptegei 1 Top story

Cheptegei put up a good show battling against Ethiopia’s Yomif Kejelcha in the last lap in a time of 26:48.36. He set the World Leading (WL) time in the season.
13:54
13:54

Tracing the Route of Uganda’s Crude Oil Pipeline Kyankwanzi District 1 Top story

From Hoima District, the corridor passes in between Wambabya and Bugoma Forest Reserves through a modified section of Taala Forest Reserve in Kyankwanzi District, heading in the South easterly direction near the eastern border of Kasana - Kasambya Forest Reserve in Mubende District.
13:33
13:33

Agriculture Minister Asks Farmers To Embrace Organic Farming 7 1

In fighting pests, the Uganda Organic Agriculture Policy stipulates that farmers should use plant combinations technically known as bio-rational to dispel pests and disease causing agents from their crops fields.
13:13
13:13

Teachers Cautioned Against Reckless Behaviour 1 3

According to Mayinja, Kasese district loses at least six teachers every month to different diseases. Two teachers were being laid to rest in Kasese district as the World Teachers Day was being celebrated.
12:54
12:54

Kakumiro Man Hacks Wife to Death murder

The suspect is Wilber Tindimwebwa, a peasant farmer and resident of Kyarujumba village in Kakindo Sub County in Kakumiro district.
12:48
12:48

Cerebral Palsy Survivors Battle Persistent Stigma Among Communities 6

According to the 2014 Uganda National and Housing Population Census, 20 percent of Ugandans suffer from at least one disability. The most common cause of these disabilities includes birth defects, infections, accidents and by injecting through medical negligence while injecting children and diseases such as cancer.
12:44
12:44

Acholi Clerics Organize Leadership Conference on Post War Recovery 2 1

Onono says the conference will discuss problems which are affecting the Acholi community ten years after guns of the LRA rebel group felt silent.
12:28
12:28

Mak Pioneer Mass Communication Class Marks 30years Makerere University 3 4 Top story

Jossy Muhangi, one of the pioneer students recounts that while waiting for his admission to University in his senior six vacations, he came to know about a new course Mass Communication course at the university, which a few that read papers applied for and were given.
12:12
12:12

Uganda Struggles To Ensure Girls Complete HPV Vaccine Doses Ministry of Health

Dr. Immaculate Ampaire, the Deputy Program Manager Uganda National Expanded Programme on Immunization-UNEPI at the Ministry of Health, says they realized this slow uptake after doing a post introduction evaluation.
11:53
11:53

Makerere, MUBS Fueling Hooliganism at Kyambogo- Katunguka Makerere university 4 1 Top story

There has been unrest at Kyambogo University for the past two days leading to running battles between Police, Local Defense Unit (LDU) and students pushing for the reinstatement of their guild president, Jonathan Tundulu. It all started the Guild Representative Council (GRC) impeached Tundulu citing lack of leadership skills and disrespectful character.
11:26
11:26

Park View Shopping Center fire Contained 1 1 Top story

The fire started in Paradise Restaurant on the fifth floor of Park View Shopping Center around 7:30 am.
10:34
10:34

Mowzey Murder Suspect Put to Defense Entebbe Court 1 1

Several people in the court room presided over by Justice Jane Francis Abodo burst in tears as Wamala narrated how Mowzey was battered at De Bar, a popular hangout in Entebbe on the evening of January 22nd, 2018 leading to his death.
09:34
09:34

Inconsistent Power Supply Affecting UGX 4.5bn Water Project in Amuru pabbo town council 2 3 Top story

Okello told URN during an interview on Saturday that he has opted for borehole water since the tap water has become unreliable. Faidah Lilly Owot, another resident told URN that she is considering abandoning piped water because of it inconsistent supply.
08:44
08:44

Kampala Parks Still grappling With Waste Disposal, Management KCCA 4

At the restaurants, heaps of garbage from the kitchen are disposed off some in old polythene bags and others on the ground. Water from cooking and washing utensils is poured in taxi pathways. Thousands of passengers who come to the taxi park and taxi operators carelessly dump waste in the taxi park.
08:05
08:05

Rubanda LC 5 Chairperson, MP Clash Over Nyamweru Seed School Construction Ruhakana Rugunda 4 1 Top story

Biryabarema told parents at the function that Musasizi tried all efforts to frustrate the implementation of the Shillings 2.1 billion project that is aimed at uplifting education standards in the sub county. He claimed that the legislator was driven his selfish ambition of portraying district council leaders as non-performers before their electorate.
07:35
07:35

Suspected Thief Attempts to Commit Suicide in Police Cell 1

Nsubuga tried to commit suicide using a shirt he tied around his neck and metal bar in the window. Police officers found Nsubuga lying unconscious and thought he was dead.
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