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23:00
23:00

Uganda to Buy Aircraft for Aerial Sprays 1 1

Museveni explained among the strategies will be deploying ground sprayers to base at Moroto district and aircraft is on alert for aerial sprays in case of an attack.
22:23
22:23

Pictorial: UPDF celebrates Tarehe Sita in Mwizi Town Council Rwampara 11

The UPDF soldiers on closely approaching the day started with cleaning around the town council, markets, renovated Mwizi Health Center, and also had the same activities in Rubirizi and Ntungamo districts.
22:19
22:19

Uganda to Lose UGX 500bn to Tax Incentives in 2019/20 Financial Year doris akol 1 1 Top story

Akol said in the six months to December 2019, the country lost USD 5.8m (Shs 21bn) because of the waiver that has been extended to those importing brown husked rice.
20:49
20:49

Kanyamunyu Mistook Akena for a Gunman-Police Detective Cynthia Munangwari 1

According to Aalanyu, Kanyamunyu told him that before he could get out, he heard a gunshot and one of the people was screaming for help pleading to be taken to hospital as the occupants of the car fled.
20:07
20:07

Expelled MPs Did Not Get Fair Hearing-Lawyers 1 3

On Thursday George Karemera and Eric Sabiti lawyers from the Attorney General and Electoral Commission respectively argued that the constitutional court ruling was unlawful because the MPs were not given the chance to defend themselves in court.
19:32
19:32

Moroto, Kotido Sign Peace Agreement 1 3

Simon Peter Longoli, the Founding Director Karamoja Development Forum said the accord was significant to the region’s peace. He expressed hope that the leaders must increase collaboration, and support local initiatives towards peace.
19:15
19:15

Museveni Cautions UPDF Against Contamination 1 2 Top story

Museveni explained that building a new army begun in 1971 and is finally glad that Uganda got any army by the people and for the people.
19:09
19:09

East African Court Dismisses Mabirizi’s Application Halting 2021 Elections 1 Top story

The judges ruled that based on the material on record, the implementation of the impugned act and the preparation for the 2021 general election is well underway.
19:02
19:02

Early Rains Leave Brick Producers In Tears 5 2 Top story

Bosco Oryem, a Boda boda rider and resident of Mucwini trading center in Mucwini Sub County told URN in an interview on Thursday that half of the 2,000 pieces of bricks he had laid have been destroyed by rain.
18:55
18:55

MPs to Investigate Gen Tumwine over Lwemiyaga Cattle Restrictions cattle quarantine 1 2

Parliament has referred the matter of unlawful blockading of Lwemiya County Cattle Market and confiscation of cattle by Gen. Elly Tumwine to the Agriculture committee for scrutiny.
18:49
18:49

Machete Wielding Thugs Raid Bunamwaya Estate 1 1 Top story

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the attackers also raided several homes were stole unspecified amount of money, 10 mobile phones, clothes and household properties leaving residents in fear.
18:42
18:42

UVRI to Conduct New HIV Vaccine Trial in May 3

Prof. Pontiano Kaleebu the Executive Director of Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI), says that the participants will be given Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) drugs to guard them against possible infection during the two year study period.
18:27
18:27

Shock as One Girl is Found Dead, Another Unconscious Uganda Police Force 3 3 Top story

According to Akello, Eveline had earlier on crawled outside and vomited in front of the house before returning back.
18:20
18:20

Nationwide HIV Prevalence, Viral Load Survey Starts 1 1

This year’s survey will for the first time show the prevalence of AIDS in the country. It will show how effective HIV campaigns have been in suppressing the viral load among persons living with HIV.
17:53
17:53

Kabale Taxi Drivers, UNRA Feud over Space 2 7

This week UNRA chased the drivers away and deployed police officers, leaving drivers stranded.
17:52
17:52

Police, Thugs Exchange Live Bullets in Botched City Robbery 3 1

According to information obtained by our reporter, police received information that a group of armed thugs had planned to stage a deadly raid on Zziwa’s home. The officers went ahead to stage an ambush for the thugs.
17:34
17:34

Kira Municipal Mayor Halts Chaotic Boda boda Polls 2 3 Top story

Hundreds of riders who turned up for the polls at Namboole International stadium became chaotic after suspecting that the elections wouldn’t be free and fair. They blamed Mutebi for harboring interests and supporting Badru Sinan who was in contest with Suleiman Kintu.
17:34
17:34

MPs Protest Delayed Report on Alleged Sexual Abuse of Makerere University Students 6 1

A section of Members of Parliament have questioned the delayed report by the House Committee on Education and Sports on its investigation into allegations of sexual abuse of Makerere University students by security personnel.
17:17
17:17

MP Granted Leave to Introduce Constitutional Amendment Bill 6 1

The Maragoli community living in Kigumba in Kiryandongo district, Ntoma and other parts of Masindi district, are a Kenyan tribe that left their homeland in the 1920s. Reports indicate that they moved from Kenya after an agreement was reached at between the then British colonial government and Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom.
17:08
17:08

Minister Orders for Quarterly Report of Abia Seed School Construction 4 3 Top story

He issued the directive on Thursday morning while touring the construction site of the school, which is being built in memory of over 160 people killed by the rebel Lord’s Resistance Army-LRA in 2004.
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