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19:27
19:27

Sironko Police Stuck with 10 Stolen Cows 2

According to police, the cows are suspected to have be stolen from Kapchorwa and some parts of Bugisu.
19:25
19:25

Police Intensify Traffic Operations on Major Roads in Kampala 2 1

Samalu Ssembatya, a traffic officer on Kyebando road told URN that they have already apprehended some drivers for breaking the regulations.
19:05
19:05

Nansana’s Plan to Redesign Main Street Hangs in Balance project 1 1

According to the plan which had been proposed earlier this year, Nansana authorities wanted the stretch from Jeninah to Yesu Amala centers be redesigned to accommodate among others, extending the walkway far from the road to minimize the risk of pedestrians competing for space with motorists, creation of parking space to generate local revenue and having green fields.
18:40
18:40

Businessmen Open Temporary Bus Terminal For Western Route in Kamwokya 1

Fares on the Western route have seen daily increment head of Christmas. For instance, Kampala -Mbarara went up from 30,000 to Shillings 40,000 shillings while Kampala to Kabale soared from Shillings 50,000 to 80,000.
18:30
18:30

People Power Coordinator, Four Others Arrested for Staging Illegal Rally district 1 1 Top story

It is alleged that the suspects organized a political rally at Bunyiiro primary school in Nakalama Sub County in Iganga district on Sunday night leading to their arrest. Shortly after his arrest on Sunday night, Lugwire posted message on a WhatSapp group claiming that he had been roughed up by gunmen in a saloon car
18:25
18:25

We have Increased Awareness on Cancer - Dr. Mugisha 1

Dr. Noleb Mugisha an oncologist who heads cancer prevention at the Institute says that increasingly women are reporting at the institute with cancer that can easily be treated and cured something he attributes to increased awareness efforts about the disease which makes women seek care early enough.
18:19
18:19

LOP Hosts Xmas Party for Over 1,000 Children 1 2 Top story

Accompanied by clergymen who conducted a brief mass, other local leaders and parents, Aol hosted the children to a sumptuous lunch after slaughtering a cow and served them with soft drinks, water and confectioneries.
18:08
18:08

Museveni Reappoints Prof. Suruma Makerere University Chancellor 2 Top story

Professor Suruma is a distinguished scholar and statesman with a wealth of experience in the field of Finance and Banking, spanning more than 25 years. He attained a doctorate degree of economics in 1976 from the University of Connecticut, USA; a Masters of Arts in Economics in 1972 and a Bachelor of Science in Finance in 1969, both from Fordham University, New York, USA.
17:43
17:43

Police Boss Ochola Lists Major Crime Challenges of 2019 3 1

Ochola, highlighted the mobile money shootings, strangulation of Bodaboda riders and home break-ins targeting electronics as major security incidents that greatly impacted feared in the public and caused headache to the force.
17:34
17:34

Bukoto Residents Call for Night Patrols Kakooza

Joseph Kakooza, the Mulimira Zone LC I Chairperson wonders why they are being asked to facilitate the LDUs when government had promised to take over their welfare.
16:59
16:59

Mabirizi Seeks Interim Injunction Against EC Boss 1 Top story

Mabirizi says Byabakama should not continue conducting business of the Electoral Commission when yet his possition there is being challenged.
16:23
16:23

Uganda Red Cross Society Launch Drive to Collect 10,000 Units of Blood 2 1

Sarah Mutemgombwa, the Blood Donor Recruitment Manager at Uganda Red Cross Society says every one in Seven persons entering hospitals require blood transfusion in the country. She says the daily demands for blood stands at more than 2,000 units of blood.
15:58
15:58

UNRA on Spot Over Shoddy Work 4 2 Top story

Gideon Tumuhekyi, a Boda boda rider at Hamurwa stage, says they were excited when UNRA brought equipment to renovate the bridge. He however, says they were surprised when UNRA only installed one culvert in a place that doesn’t flood and ignored the black spot.
15:29
15:29

Kitgum Vendors Occupy Pedestrian Walkways In Protest kitgum main market 1 3

The vendors shifted on Saturday alleging that Kitgum municipal officials have failed to enforce eviction of rival vendors currently occupying an illegal market Tuma Atoo in central division.
14:08
14:08

Thieves Target Savings Groups in Teso Teso Sub Region 2 1 Top story

Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman, says two people are nursing injuries sustained during attacks on the savings group treasurers.
14:02
14:02

Kabaka Warns Subjects Against Political Hatred Ahead of 2021 Elections HIV/AIDs 1

The Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II has warned the kingdom subjects to desist from harmful political propaganda ahead of the 2021 general elections. This is part of his Christmas message issued this afternoon.
13:49
13:49

Policeman Arrested for Deflating Car Tyre During Road Scuffle 1 1

Alikamu, according to deputy Police Spokesperson, Polly Namaye, was driving a Toyota Wish number UAV 520E when he knocked a Toyota Harrier number UBD 441A.
12:57
12:57

Motion to Introduce Panel of Speakers Ready- Kadaga 3 1

In October, Kadaga appealed to legislators to plan and move a motion before the Christmas holiday for the creation of a panel of speakers who will stand in for them when they away on other parliamentary engagements.
12:41
12:41

Elevation of Makerere to Police Division Draws Mixed Reactions Makerere University 2 1 Top story

“I believe it's a good thing for a community like Makerere to have a Police Division in charge of it. I mean, active patrols throughout the night and the like. It will be easy for offences to be investigated to their conclusion,” said Ruhayana.
11:59
11:59

Farmers Anticipate Higher Profits from Cane Juice Production district 5 1 Top story

Eva Namwase, a cane farmer Kaliro district, said that a part from under payment, factories take long to weigh their cane and at times reject it citing poor quality.
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