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18:41
18:41

UPC Okays Betty Amongi to Contest For MP Seat on Party Ticket 1 2

Addressing a press conference at the party’s Headquarters in Kampala on Wednesday, the UPC party spokesperson Michael Osinde said that Amongi picked nomination forms last week from the party’s headquarters.
17:33
17:33

MOH Investigating Suspected COVID-19 Death in Mbale COVID-19 Deaths

According to the health ministry, the 34 year old deceased was a Kenyan national married to a Ugandan. On admission in hospital, the deceased presented with COVID-19 related symptoms. She had a headache, fever and had difficulty in breathing
17:15
17:15

Judiciary Issues New Guidelines as Courts Resume Operations 4 1

The Judiciary spokesperson, Jameson Karemani, says that as the courts reopen, all court sessions and activities will ensure that there is no physical contact of any kind between the general public and inmates, and no crowding at either prison facilities or at court premises.
16:45
16:45

Fraudsters Target Total Gas Buyers 1

The advertisement running on the website, totaluganda.com, says that for just 7,000 Shillings, one can receive a 6-kilogram cylinder while at just 8,000, one is promised a 13-kilogram cylinder. It is not clear if there are any Ugandans that have already been conned as a result of this advertisement.
15:53
15:53

Health Ministry Confirms One MP Tested Positive for COVID-19 Parliament 3 1

More than 300 legislators and staff of Parliament were tested last week in a drive held at Parliament. But today, the committee members were anxious to know if any of them posted positive results.
15:35
15:35

KCCA Engages Enforcement Team to Better Operations 2

Sserunkuma says bad elements target the law enforcement officers because they are not armed. He says they will work with the police to ensure safety of the officers. Although the law enforcement team is supposed to work in company of police, Sserunkuma says they were not close at the time the incident happened.
14:00
14:00

Prof. Mamdani Appointed Kampala International University Chancellor 1 1 Top story

The University Vice Chancellor, Dr. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo confirmed the development, saying the decorated academician is coming with a lot to add on the “leading private university”.
13:45
13:45

Weak Laws Failing Efforts to Protect Historical Buildings- Conservationists Norman Gordinho 3

Galabuzi, who comes from the famous Ham Mukasa family, which owns a historical building, says people like him shouldn’t act selfishly and destroy these historical heritages because of public interest.
13:34
13:34

Health Ministry Embarks on Second COVID-19 Assessment Exercise

The assessment is targeting 10,000 people from 11 selected districts. The 11 districts that are being targeted inlcude; Masaka, Kyoetra, Rakai, Adjumani, Buikwe, Gulu, Amuru, Ntungamo,Isingiro,Kakumiro and Kasese. According to the ministry of health, the assessment will give the country a better picture of which population groups are most affected by the disease and give an estimate of the proportion of exposure among different population groups
12:24
12:24

PEP Cuts Prices for All Products By 30% as Store Plans to Exit Country 1 2

The Cape Town-headquartered clothes retailer has also cut prices for bags and underwear by half. Described as ‘manager’s special’ on the posters outside the stores, an employee told us this is a clear-out of the stock before the company exits the market later this year.
05:27
05:27

MPs Fault Ministries for Failing to Register Crumbling Businesses lockdown 1 2

President Museveni had directed that businesses that were still under lockdown by June 22, when he addressed the country, should be registered for possible support. The task was specifically given to the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Gender.
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