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22:13
22:13

MP Nyakecho, 9 Others questioned Over Meeting with Tumukunde Gen. Tumukunde 1

The group was questioned for more than six hours today. This comes a day after Tumukunde was arrested by joint security forces led by CID Director Grace Akullo. The security agencies that have since charged Tumukunde with treason include Special Forces Command –SFC, CID and Joint Ant-Terrorism Task Force –JATT.
20:20
20:20

Head Teacher Charged for Misappropriation of UGX 87m 2

The prosecution alleges that in June 2013 Mugenyi received 87 million shillings from the Ministry of Education and Sports for construction of a two-classroom block, two -5 stance VIP latrines and procurement of a forty -3 seater desks.
20:04
20:04

Cancelling School Visitation Days is an Exaggerated Reaction to COVID-19 - MOH COVID 19 Pandemic 2 Top story

The Director-General of Health Services Dr Henry Mwebesa says that schools do not need to stop parents from visiting their children. He adds that the cancelling of school visitations is an exaggerated reaction to the disease because to date, there is no confirmed case of coronavirus in Uganda.
19:59
19:59

Bodies of Zombo Detach Attackers Secretly Exhumed zombo Town Council 2 1

The bodies were buried by Paidha Town Council Officials on Saturday evening at the Town Council Cemetery in Oboth village, Omua Parish, some four kilometres from Paidha Town Council.
19:54
19:54

Tini Petro, Kyenjojo-Hoima Road Construction Firm Asked to Settle Dispute Outside Court UNRA 1 1

In September last year, Tini Petro Uganda signed a contract to supply fuel to the Chinese-owned Shengli Engineering company which is constructing the 100-kilometre Kyenjojo-Kabwoya road in Hoima district. According to the contract, Shengli was supposed to pay for the fuel on a monthly basis.
19:48
19:48

New Presidential Initiative on Wealth and Job Creation Launched in Karamoja micro finance 2

It targets organized business groups involving women and youths mainly in the informal sector is meant to uplift the economic status of communities by reducing poverty at house-hold level. It’s also aimed at enhancing socio- economic transformation from subsistence to market oriented economy.
19:43
19:43

NRM Supporter Arrested for Stealing Party Registration Books 4 1

Nkwasibwe was picked up by police after he allegedly stole and hid the party registration books that were being used in the on-going members’ registration and voters’ registers update exercise.
19:31
19:31

COVID-19; MP Akol Faults Parliament for Ignoring Laxity at Entebbe Airport Anthony Akol 3 1

Akol was asked to leave the house on Thursday and advised to self-quarantine after telling members that he had been to South Korea and South Africa in recent days. South Korea, one of the country’s worst hit by the pandemic, has reported nearly 8,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus with at least 71 deaths.
19:24
19:24

Nagirinya Murder Suspects Committed to High Court Maria Nagirinya 2

State Prosecutor Immaculate Nambaju on Friday told the court presided over by Rubaga Grade One Magistrate Joel Mugoye that they will adduce evidence to prove that on August 28, 2019, the accused persons forcefully kidnapped Nagirinya and her driver Kitayimbwa before killing them and dumping their bodies in a swamp in Mukono District.
18:37
18:37

Rules Committee Fails to Find Evidence to Pin MP Zaake discipline 1

The Committee on Rules Privileges and Disicipline has recommended for the cautioning of Mityana Municipality MP Francis Zaake for his actions in harassing Professor Barnabas Nawangwe.
18:16
18:16

Museveni Calls for Equitable Use of River Nile 2

In a joint statement issued by State House Entebbe after a one day visit, Museveni said that he recognized the strategic importance of River Nile for all the Riparian Countries and the livelihood of their peoples and the need to solve any issues among the countries within the framework of African solutions to African Problems.
18:07
18:07

Compensation Demands Hindering Road Repair in Bunyangabu Kabonero 1

Residents argue that the repair is going to cause damages to their plantations, houses and burial sites, and therefore should be compensated before the repairs start.
18:02
18:02

Archbishop Kaziimba Issues Guidelines on Coronavirus Prevention 1

Kaziimba has urged that all congregations should be sensitized on coronavirus and personal behaviour to avoid transmission.
17:40
17:40

Security Operatives Search Lt. Gen. Tumukunde’s Office 2

The search at Tumukunde’s premises was conducted by Special Forces Command –SFC, Joint Anti-Terrorism Task Force –JATT, Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence and Criminal Investigations Directorate.
17:32
17:32

Police Foils Robbery at Betting Shop 2 2

The robbers raided Premier Sports Betting in Bukesa near Bukesa traffic lights in Nakulabye a Kampala suburb at 3 a.m.
15:43
15:43

Police Searches for Tourists Purportedly Kidnapped in Murchison Falls foreign tourists 1

The incident allegedly happened on Thursday afternoon at around 3 p.m. inside Murchison Falls National Park, about 20 kilometres from Karuma bridge in Nwoya District. An initial police search for the abductees did not yield any results.
15:39
15:39

Renovation Works At Bukalasa Agricultural College Launched World Bank 3 2

Muhwezi who is also head of Secretariat Technical Vocational Education and Training Policy Working Group revealed that in the first phase the renovation works will be executed by Vambeco Enterprises Uganda at 9.4 billion shillings.
15:27
15:27

Kitgum Farmer Groups Accused of Selling off NUSAF Livestock 2 1

The three implicated groups include Pamolo Olet Ox traction project, Obem East A Cassava and Sunflower Production Group and Atura C Cassava and Sunflower Production Group in Labongo Layamo Sub County.
12:49
12:49

Motorist, Passenger Electrocuted by Loose Power Cable market 1 1 Top story

The two were riding to Amber coat food market when they were killed by a loose electric cable. Edisa Nabukenya, who survived with serious injuries, says she saw the wire drop on the motorcycle, which was approximately one meter ahead of her.
12:36
12:36

Septic Tragedy: Seeta Businessman Tasked to Produce Approved Plan Ggoma division 2 1

The Mukono Municipal Engineer, Joash Sserunjogi, says that as they wait for police to conclude its investigations into what could have caused the tragedy, they have stopped Ronald Lwanga, the proprietor of the building not to resume any activity until he submits an approved plan for the building and septic tank for review.
Mar 2020 30 results