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23:29
23:29

Misspelt Word on Billboard Sparks Outrage in Fort Portal 1

On the billboard, the Lavita plastic bottle seems to be on top of the Karuziika palace, a graphic design that has drawn sharp criticism from Batooro who took to social media to express their dissatisfaction.
20:55
20:55

Man Given Life Sentence for Abducting, Murdering 5yr Old Boy life imprisonment 1 1

Mukisa was sentenced on his own plea of guilty when he told court that he murdered the boy himself. The plea of guilty however came after prosecution had produced a number of witnesses pinning Mukisa for having committed the offence. It was the convict who led the police and other security agencies to the scene where he had dumped the boy's remains.
20:17
20:17

Commemorate Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday by Emulating Him, Muslims Advised 3 4

While leading today’s Juma Prayers at Old Kampala National Mosque, Uganda Muslim Supreme Council Deputy Imam Sheikh Imran Ssali said Prophet Muhammad is the best example to rely on if any community needed guidance on how to treat others equally in rights and dignity.
20:08
20:08

City Boda Boda Riders Camp at Police After Being Fleeced by Conmen 6 5

Their story started three months ago when fake companies visited their respective stages in and outside Kampala, and started registering whoever wanted to acquire a Motorcycle on a loan scheme while collecting 300,000 shs from every subscriber.
19:36
19:36

Creating Districts Takes Away Opportunities from Our People - Pader Chairman 1

According to Oringa, this will affect the number of people that will have the opportunity to attain higher learning at university level, which is a big loss to the district, since many parents cannot afford to pay for university.
19:22
19:22

Bunyoro Rejects New DPC for Teargassing Catholics and Baganda Buganda Kingdom 3 1

The kingdom has officially written to the Internal Affairs minister and the Inspector General of Uganda Police opposing the posting an officer with questionable discipline to be in charge of law and order in Hoima city, which is the seat of Bunyoro kingdom.
17:48
17:48

Man Jailed 30-Years for Defilement, Asks Court to Castrate him 1

After conviction, Kisomeso asked the court for a pardon and instead of a custodial sentence, give him a suspended sentence, and castrate him to tame his sexual urge, so that he can look after his eight-months-old baby.
17:41
17:41

Ugandans Eating Less Food Per Person Every Year food supply 2

There has been a decline in starchy roots food availability since 2013 at 130.5 Kg to 100.9 Kg in 2020, and even alcohol being drunk has reduced from 74.8kgs in 2013 to 60.3kgs in 2019.
17:21
17:21

Businessman Katumwa Charged with Abduction, Granted Bail 2

The Court heard that on September 24, 2020, at Luwafu zone, Makindye Division, Katumwa, a candidate for the Nansana Municipality Parliamentary seat, unlawfully took a minor from the custody or protection of her parents.
17:02
17:02

Candidates in Kampala Warned Against Illegal Road Drives 2

The State Minister for Kampala Benna Namugwanya told journalists at the Media Center on Friday that all road drives with public address systems are required to obtain clearance and follow prescribed routes.
15:05
15:05

Several Rural Churches Remain Closed in Teso Over COVID-19 SOPs COVID-19 Lockdown 1 1

Mathew Omagor, the Bishop of Central Teso Pentecostal Assemblies of God says that only about a quarter of 350 churches in his pastorate have complied and resumed prayers.
14:53
14:53

Masaka Planning Authority Bans Sale of Small Plots of Land Masaka City Council 4

Masaka City Physical Planner Martin Kigozi says that the recent elevation of Masaka Municipality to a city has triggered a land purchase rush which poses a threat to the town’s physical plan and architectural designs.
14:51
14:51

Attorney General Resists Tumukunde's Request in CID Summons Case 2 1

The Attorney General argues that there is nothing Constitutional in Tumukunde’s application that needs interpretation by the constitutional court, so the High Court can address his issues
14:39
14:39

Milk Production Declines in Teso as Floods Submerge Farms Teso Sub Region 3 1

The worst-hit are the districts of Kapelebyong, Serere and Katakwi, where gardens are submerged and pasture surrounded by pools of water. Several animals have reportedly died and others too weak to produce enough milk.
13:44
13:44

Journalist Arrested in Bugoma Forest Reserve Released Army 1

Gad Asaba, a reporter with Kazi-Njema, an online publication was arrested on Thursday at Rwembaaho Village in Kabwoya Sub-County, Kikuube District.
13:34
13:34

Controversial Ebola Drug Gets Another Nod to Treat COVID-19 Remdesivir

The drug, given intravenously, is supposed to work by blocking the virus' ability to reproduce and spread in the body. It is believed to cut hospital stay for admitted patients by four to five days.
13:12
13:12

Bugisu NRM Cadres Demand for Another District, 2 Municipalities 1

Speaker Rebecca Kadaga agreed that creation of new administrative units helps people to get services nearer and also create jobs for their children.
13:09
13:09

L. Albert Floods Fed by Heavy Inflows from Rwenzori Mountains-NEMA flooding 2 1

The floods have devastated several areas in Ntoroko district, where more than 70,000 people are living in camps in Kanara Sub-county, 1,300 homes are abandoned and uncountable properties destroyed.
12:46
12:46

Nomination petitions Overwhelm Electoral Commission 2021 elections 6 1

Electoral Commission Chairman Justice Simon Byabakama Mugenyi explained that some of the petitions are from the National Resistance Movement- NRM and the National Unity Platform-NUP which still had unresolved disputes from the selection of official candidates.
12:39
12:39

SFC Soldier Arrested in Mukono for Illegal Possession of Gun UPDF 2 2

Chemutayi who is attached to the UPDF Tactical Training Center in Ruhengere, Kiruhura District was arrested after he knocked a Boda Boda rider in Mukono Central town on Thursday.
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