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19:50
19:50

Uganda Wins 6th Inter-Parliamentary Netball Title 2 3

The combination of Central Youth MP, Sarah Babirye Kityo and Kasese Woman MP, Winfred Kiiza in the shooting circle put Uganda in an early lead from the start to the end of the match.
19:42
19:42

KCCA Extends Regularisation of Temporary Workers to 2020 1

KCCA Ag. Executive Director Andrew Kitaka told journalists Wednesday at City hall that they are working with the Public Service Commission to interview and validate staff on permanent terms by end December 2019.
19:07
19:07

Migrants Asked to Impart New Business Acumen to Kampala Slum Dwellers 1 3

Dr Antonio Querido, the Acting Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Uganda says extending an olive branch to host communities will eliminate the commonly stated sources of grievances between immigrants and host communities.
18:47
18:47

City Oilers Fall to Mozambique in Basketball African League FUBA 1

The Oilers lost in the first quarter 15-22 and second quarter 22-23. They, however, played a powerful third and fourth quarter to lead it 24-21 and 26-25 respectively, but this was in vain, thanks to the consistency of the Mozambique side.
18:46
18:46

Speaker Kadaga Demands List of Disciplined UPDF Soldiers Police 1 2

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has tasked the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces to present a list of its soldiers and officers who have been involved in misconduct and rights violations.
18:02
18:02

Makerere Staff Appeals Tribunal Lifts Dr Mushomi’s Four-Year Suspension George Turyamureeba 1 1 Top story

Dr Mushomi was among the 45 staff sacked by Makerere University in December last year by the institution’s Appointments Board, where he was charged on two counts of Assault at work and engaging in acts likely to endanger safety or life, contrary to provisions of the University’s Human Resources Manual.
17:52
17:52

Inaugural Acholi National Conference Postponed Indefinitely Acholi community

Christine Akello Lutara, the Organizing Committee Chairperson, says in her letter that the conference that was slated to take place at Sir Samuel Baker Secondary School has been postponed indefinitely.
17:29
17:29

Police Appoints 57 Officers for National CCTV Command Centre 3

In a message authored by Assistant Commissioner of Police –ACP Emmanuel Muheirwe, on Wednesday afternoon, the officers are mainly those that have been traffic and crime investigations across the country.
17:25
17:25

Rubanda Residents Demonstrate Over Sorry State of Road 6 2

Justus Ensiteriyeitu, the Igomanda parish LC 2 chairperson and his General Secretary, Medard Tumuhimbise, says they were forced to stage a demonstration after Muhangi and Asiimwe kept on arguing that the money served its purpose and insisted that the road was worked on.
17:15
17:15

Minister Mateke Rubbishes Links to Rwandan Attackers philemon mateke 1 1

The claim was repeated in a lengthy interview in which Oliver Nduhungirehe, the country’s State Minister for the East African Affairs, stated that the attackers had left phones at the scene showing contact with Mateke. The interview was published in the New Times Rwanda today, Wednesday, December 18, 2019.
17:01
17:01

Sim Sim Prices Fall As Middlemen Exploit Farmers in Lamwo Lokung Subcounty 1 2

Joseph Akena, the secretary for Production in Lokung Sub-county and also a farmer says he had to sell two bags of his sim sim at only 3,500 shillings per Kilogram last month after failing to get buyers offering higher prices.
16:58
16:58

UPDF Deserters, 2 others Sentenced to Death by Hanging Court Martial 1

They were jointly charged before the General Court Martial, for killing two mobile money agents; Moreen Nakabuubi and Harriet Nalwadda who were shot from Zana, along the Kampala-Entebbe highway.
16:49
16:49

Alebtong Clinician Insures Mothers to Deliver Safely 2

According to Ocheng, he decided to come up with the center after realizing that mothers were delivering from homes whereas some encountered challenges while moving to Alebtong Health Center IV, which is 7Kms away.
16:11
16:11

Police Investigates Shooting of Chips Vendor 2 1

Yafesi Nagara, a resident of Masajja-Kibera in Makindye Ssabagabo Municipality was gunned down by two unidentified men riding on a motorcycle in the wee hours of this morning.
16:07
16:07

Tooro People's Conference to Focus on Service Delivery

The conference will be held on 20th and 21st December at St. Paul's National Major Seminary, Kinyamasika in Fort Portal. It will be held under the theme ‘Governance and leadership for better service delivery.
15:52
15:52

MP Zaake Counter Accuses Prof Nawangwe of Harassing Him Makerere University 4 1

Zaake told the committee that he was only playing his role as a legislator when they interfaced with Nawangwe amidst obstruction from the chair who kept switching him off and differed his questions, saying they would be answered later.
15:46
15:46

Church of Uganda Launches 490KM Pilgrimage in Memory of Archbishop Luwum death 1 5

According to the Provincial Secretary, Rev. Canon Captain William Ongeng, the pilgrimage will start on Jan 29, 2020, and end on Feb 14. Canon Ongeng says that the pilgrims will among other things retrace the footsteps of the last journey of Archbishop Luwum.
15:05
15:05

Kitgum Youth Tap Life Skills Through Dance, Rap 2 4

Under the auspices of Kitgum Dance Unit [KDU], the youngsters operate from the quiet neighbourhood in Ginnery East Cell, Pandwong Division, Kitgum Municipality, from where they rehearse their vocals and choreography on a daily basis.
15:01
15:01

Tonya Health Center III Staff on the Spot Over Harassment patients 6

Patients and locals seeking health services at the facility are faulting the hospital staff of harassment, late coming and gross absenteeism from duty. They want immediate disciplinary action taken against the errant staff.
15:00
15:00

Management Crisis Haunting BIDCO, Palm Oil Farmers general manager 1

The managers were dropped following an internal audit that was conducted in March 2019, which implicated them for conniving to embezzle more than Shillings 5.4 billion from both Oil Palm Uganda Limited and Bidco Uganda Limited. The Financial controllers in Oil Palm Uganda Limited and Bidco Uganda Limited were put on notice to refund the money prompting them to flee into hiding.
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