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21:09
21:09

COVID-19: Rubanda District Local government Ask Several Staff to Stay Home 1 3

Rubanda district local government reduces on the district headquarter's staff following the outbreak of Covid-19 at Rubanda district government prison.
20:02
20:02

Passengers Stranded as MV Kalangala Management Observe Strict SOPs 2

The Kalangala District Chairperson Willy Lugoloobi says, number of passengers who use the vessel has increased and many Islanders are left stranded on piers
18:23
18:23

Pictorial: Floods Cause Havoc in Kanara Sub County Lake Albert

The flood victims comprising mainly mothers and children have taken refuge in schools and churches. Majority of the displaced households have called for resettlement.
18:07
18:07

Amuriat Appoints Biriggwa to Head his Presidential Campaigns 4 3 Top story

Speaking at the weekly FDC press briefing at the party headquarters, Amuriat said Biriggwa is the best suited to manage his campaigns because of his vast experience and passion he exhibited during their joint campaigns in the primaries for the FDC presidential candidate.
18:02
18:02

Police Restores Curfew Check Points Uganda Police Force 3 1

Businesses that have not yet been allowed to operate after easing the lockdown in order to reduce the rapid spread of COVID-19 are to remain unoperational till further notice.
17:24
17:24

Sex Party Organisers were Connected and Armed -Residents 1 4

Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson Patrick Onyango said that they got information about the party and planted informants to monitor and inform the police when the rare and illegal party would start. Towards midnight, he said, police were notified that the sex orgy had started.
17:21
17:21

Umukuka Calls His Purpoted Successor for Talks 2

Wedayila told URN that it is too late for the talks since they tried to dialogue in vain.
16:20
16:20

A Dozen Taxi Brokers Arrested in Kabale Over Covid-19 3 1

Andrew Byamukama, the manager of Kabale Taxi Park says that as a way of reducing congestion in taxi parks, they decided to work with police to ensure that all brokers who have failed to adhere to the presidential directive be arrested and disciplined.
16:04
16:04

Bodaboda Rider Held for Attacking Police Officer in Mbale 2 1

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon region police spokesperson said the suspect a resident of Kambula in Bukiedia district but operating at Nakaloke boda boda stage in Mbale city punched a Police officer.
15:52
15:52

Court to Decide Rwomushana's Fate Next Month 1

Rwomushana, who declared his intention to contest for the presidency in the 2021 elections was arrested in July after he was found driving at Kamwokya during curfew time.
15:36
15:36

Kasese Commissions Foot Cable Bridge on River Lhubiriha 2 3

Sibendere Bigogo Geoffery the kasese District chairperson says the construction of this bridge is a big relief to residents in both sub counties who have been facing enormous challenges-especially in terms of accessing their gardens and markets on both sides.
15:04
15:04

Kole Farmer Dies in Scuffle With Police Officers 2 1

Allan Okello and Maxwell Oruk, both eyewitnesses, say the scuffle broke out after Corporal Stella Lamunu, the Officer in Charge of Apii Outpost went to pick the deceased from his residency in Akecha Village in Akecha parish in Bala Sub County for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl.
12:40
12:40

Two Police Officers Arrested For Illegal Charcoal Deals Uganda Police 1

Geoffrey Oceng Osborn, the Amuru Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says they received complaints from Oloyotong and Omer 1 trading centers in Amuru Sub County indicating that police officers often stage roadblocks in the area where they extort money for illegal charcoal dealers.
12:13
12:13

Passengers Miss Flights Over Invalid COVID-19 Test Certificates 4 1

For instance, on October 2nd, 2020, health workers blocked 45 passengers from boarding a flight to the United Arab Emirates. The travelers presented expired COVID19 test certificates that were issued before September 28th, 2020.
12:07
12:07

Amuru District Seeks 7,000 Classroom Desks. Save the Children 1 2

Apollo Okello, the secretary for health, education and sports Amuru district, says the most affected learners by the inadequate facilities are those from primary one to primary four.
11:34
11:34

Get Side Gigs, Fagil Mandy, Prof Balunywa Tell Teachers 1 1

Ahead of the education institutions re-opening for candidates and finalists while celebrating independence, Fagil Mandy, a renown educationist has advised that for teachers to be independent socially and economically, they should continue with small businesses that bring in more income but also teacher in schools.
11:04
11:04

Nwoya District Grumbles Over UWA Cash stray animals 1 1

Patrick Okello Oryema, the Chairman Nwoya District says the District only received UGX 490M of the expected UGX 1.4 billion for revenue share of collections made by the Park in last financial year.
10:56
10:56

Kiruhura NRM Registrar Arrested for Messing Nyabushozi County Primaries 1

According to Kasasira, Andiinda is charged with uttering false documents, forgery and conspiracy to commit a felony. He revealed that Andiinda is currently locked up at Kiruhura Central Police Station vide CID headquarters GEF 946/2020.
07:55
07:55

Candidate's Return Hangs in Balance as Bugiboni Primary School Developes Cracks 2 3 Top story

Francis Gizamba, the headteacher Bugiboni Primary School, says they are contemplating sending their candidates to Bugitimwa Primary School but they are yet to consult the top school management to effect the decision.
07:20
07:20

Former Ankole DP Chairperson Dead 1 2 Top story

According to Kashaija, the deceased has been battling hypertension for a long time. She, however, says his condition worsened over the past two weeks and he was admitted at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital where he was diagnosed with pneumonia.
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