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21:07
21:07

Heavy Rains Destroy Property in Kikindu Market 2 2

The rains which lasted for over three hours on Wednesday resulted in flooding of shops, kiosks and stalls leaving vendors counting losses.
20:57
20:57

20,000 Animals Vaccinated Against Anthrax, Black Quarter in Arua 3 1

Early last month, Arua district veterinary office received 30,000 doses of Anthrax vaccines from Food and Agricultural Organization-FAO following a three years’ ravaging effect of the disease that has since killed over 2,000 animals and infected over 50 people.
20:47
20:47

World Still Violent, Highly Discriminative to Girls-Report 1

The report titled, 'A New Era for Girls: Taking stock on 25 years of progress' shows that 25 years after the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action that was aimed at advancing women's and girls' rights in the country-shows that girls today are still faced with violence and discrimination inspire of the declaration.
20:39
20:39

How UGX 900m Was Defrauded by Judiciary Officials 4 1

Juliet Kusiima told PAC that she used to sign for the money on behalf of his supervisors she identified as Michael Okwalinga, the Senior Accounts Assistant, Accounts officer Julius Obai and Accountant Julius Mandu.
20:23
20:23

Bukuya Police Boss Detained 1 1

Obbo allegedly shot dead Patrick Manihiro, during an operation against stray dogs.
19:34
19:34

Security Guard Strangled to Death in Bukasa 1

Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says that the guard identified Rodgers Nasasira and attached to Security 2000 Company was strangled to death by unknown assailants on Wednesday.
19:20
19:20

Apaa is 8km Inside Adjumani- Select Committee UWA 1

The committee travelled to London to retrieve the Uganda map indicating district boundaries as at Independence and also talking to experts and residents in the disputed areas.
19:04
19:04

Journalist, Eight Others Remanded over Unlawful Assembly Bobi Wine

Bwayo was arrested last week capturing a documentary of a song being composed by Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine.
18:37
18:37

UCC Directs Broadcasters to Air Free Coronavirus Prevention Messages

In a letter to broadcasters on Wednesday, the Commission’s Acting Executive Director Irene Kaggwa Sewankambo said that the announcements should be aired during prime time and should only be halted when the government declares that the virus is no longer a threat to Uganda.
18:28
18:28

15- Year- Old Househelp Arrested Over Infant's Death Soroti CPS 1 1 Top story

The suspect, a primary five drop out, has been working as a house help in the home of Suzan Amulen, a teacher in the same school since the term began.
18:22
18:22

UGX 350m Laroo Division Wetland Beautification Project Stalls Pece stream 2 1

During the financial year 2018/2019, the Division Council resolved to reclaim the swampland and build a recreation center by clearing the site to plant grass and ecologically friendly trees for shade and build two monumental fish ponds.
18:16
18:16

DPP Appeals Against Acquittal of Stella Nyanzi Janat Kitimbo 1

According to the notice of appeal filed before the Court of Appeal in Kampala, the Office of the DPP says that is not satisfied with decision of Justice Adonyo. They have also written to the High Court to furnish them with the record of the proceedings to enable them formulate their grounds of appeal in the Court of Appeal.
18:11
18:11

PAC Grills Former Judiciary PS Kagole UGX 9.57Bn Questionable Expenditure Bart Katureebe 5 1 Top story

Nandala also told Kagole that the documents show that just in a space of one day, he withdrew another Shillings 29.8 million on June 29th, 2018 for the alleged travel of the Chief Justice to South Africa and questioned how the Chief Justice would travel to two destinations at the same time.
18:00
18:00

Destructive Desert Locusts Enter Karamoja UPDF 1 2

According to Col. Ezra Byaruhanga, the commander South Karamoja says the pink desert locusts that settled last night in Tokora Sub County in Nakapiripirit are more destructive eating all vegetation and crops.
17:46
17:46

More than 1000 Stalls, 86 Lockups in Hoima Central Market Remain Vacant vendors 3 1 Top story

Umar Nsubuga, a vendor of second hand clothes says he gets more customers when he operates on the streets compared to the market. He asks the municipal authorities to halt the plans to force them in the market, saying they can’t afford the rental fees.
17:42
17:42

People Power Activists in Jinja Arrested Kiira 4 1

The activists who were being led by their Busoga regional coordinator, Moses Bigirwa had on Wednesday planned to address journalists on their new activities when police officers attached to the field force unit surrounded the hall and arrested them.
17:32
17:32

Museveni Praises Special Forces Command Charles Engola

Speaking at the passing out 110 SFC Commandos who completed 16 months of specialized training at Butiaba in Buliisa district, Museveni said that he was satisfied with the quality of training and skills acquired by the Special Forces.
16:05
16:05

Pupil Battered by Father for Failing Homework Succumbs to Injuries 2 1

Initial reports indicated that the girl was badly beaten by her father Alex Ssebuliba, a resident of Jinja Kaloli, upon noticing that she had failed all the questions in her homework book. In addition, Nambalirwa had drawn several zigzag lines in the book thus rendering unusable.
15:56
15:56

23 Drivers of China Railway Seventh Group Company Held Over Mob Justice 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region police spokesperson, says the suspects who also drivers attached to the company ganged up against Otieno accusing him of reporting them to their Chinese bosses for siphoning fuel from Company vehicles.
15:48
15:48

Former Nakaseke DHO Seeks UGX 95m for Prolonged Interdiction Embezzlement 2

The Court ordered that Ssesimba be paid all the withheld arrears and interest of 18% per annum from 4th June 2018 when he was acquitted the cases until payment in full.
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