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19:41
19:41

Leaders in Lamwo Task Army to Detonate Ordinances Grenade explosion 1 5

Lamwo Resident District Commissioner James Nabinson Kidega says the government through the UPDF should initiate a full scale project that focuses on removal and detonation of abundant UXOs in the region.
19:29
19:29

14% of Uganda's Land Mass now Belongs to Big Owners - Expert Report

They say that over 14 percent of the total land mass in the country is held under large scale land acquisition. Large scale is land which is at least 200 hectares. This means that all that land is held by a single person or entity.
19:27
19:27

Women with Disabilities in Acholi Decry Abuse and Discrimination 1 3

Some of the women with physical disabilities note that they are deprived of basic needs such as food, clothing and shelter. They also cited abuse by their spouses who impregnate them and disappear leaving them to languish.
19:14
19:14

UPDF Soldier Jailed 51 Years for Murder 2 1

The UPDF 4th Division Court Martial sitting in Gulu found RA 213734 Lance Corporal Okello guilty of shooting and killing Beatrice Ajok, 52, and two of her sons; Dan Joachim Binyang, 18, and Owen Norman, 20.
19:00
19:00

Ten Million Presidential Ballot Papers Arrive 5 3

Printed by United Printing and Publishing of Abu Dhabi, the materials which also include declaration forms were delivered aboard Emirates flight 9865.
18:50
18:50

Amuriat Pledges to Stop Bududa Landslides 1 1

Amuriat criticized the ruling government for concentrating on relocation other than finding out what causes landslides to come up with solutions for them, something that he says is more dangerous and exhausts the taxpayer.
18:43
18:43

UPDF Captain, Two Others Arrested for Shooting Man Dead 1

Capt. Tonny Olinga and his two juniors identified as Okello and Oloya allegedly killed, Vincent Opiyo, on 13th of November at Apaa, Zoka forest in Adjumani District.
18:33
18:33

EC Warns CSOs Against Campaigning for Candidates 1 1

Mulekwa said sometimes CSOs cross the line of public sensitization and align themselves to particular political camps or side with individual candidates.
18:21
18:21

Kabuleta Tells Supreme Mufti Kasule “We are Squatters in this Country” Joseph Kabuleta 1 2

Presidential candidate Joseph Kabuleta has told the Supreme Mufti, Sheikh Siliman Kasule Ndirangwa that he seeks to ensure that in his Presidency, Ugandans will have a stake.
18:14
18:14

Bulambuli Councilors Reject District Service Commission Nominees

Charles Wepukhulu, the councillor representing Buyaga town council, alleges that the district chairperson extorted 15 Million Shillings from each member.
18:03
18:03

UN Secretary General Decries Repressive Enforcement of COVID-19 Guidelines Security 1 1

The United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said that COVID-19 pandemic has provided a pretext for repressive security responses that curtail civic space and media freedom.
17:59
17:59

Missing Police Officer Found Dead in Funve Forest Reserve 3 1 Top story

Emmanuel Elweu reportedly disappeared when he went for patrol in Funve forest reserve together with Idris Nassur and Geoffrey Mbabazi, the Forest supervisor in Kyamuswa County. His lifeless body was found on Thursday morning with in the middle of Funve forest reserve together with his gun.
17:50
17:50

Anti-Graft Agencies Outline Progress in Corruption Fight Anti-Corruption 7 1

During a conference to mark International Anti-corruption day in Kampala, the agencies outlined their achievements and progress in fighting corruption.
17:35
17:35

Lockdown Presents Opportunity to ‘Re-Harmonise’ Rollout of Secondary Curriculum 2 1

The ongoing school closures in respect to the covid-19 pandemic has provided an opportunity for the ministry of education and sports to re-harmonize the then ‘rushed’ new Lower Secondary Curriculum.
17:31
17:31

110 Arrested For Flouting COVID-19 Guidelines uganda police 1 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the suspects include managers of arcades and people who were found without wearing face masks.
17:30
17:30

Judiciary to Increase Number of Chief Magistrates Ahead of 2021 Elections Judiciary of Uganda 1 2

The judiciary anticipates a rise in the number of petitions from the 2021 general elections, following an increase in constituencies.
17:28
17:28

Karimojong, Turkana Want Cross Border MoU Reviewed President museveni 1

The pastoralists are saying they are not seeing any impact of the signed memorundum of understanding given the fact that there is still growing cattle rusttling between the Turkana, Karimojong and West Kenyan Pokot cattle keepers.
17:20
17:20

Witchdoctor Arrested Selling Gun at UGX 7M 1 1 Top story

In his statement, Dholimala accused Magumba of orchestrating the plan to sell the gun. "Magumba is the one who initiated this deal after telling me that, his counterparts in security had directed him to selloff this old gun on their behalf," he said.
17:08
17:08

Businessman Remanded Over Bullet; Family Claims it was Planted by Extortionists 1

According to the evidence before court by Bazibu's wife Phiona Namazzi, Bazibu was arrested by plain clothed men of Special Forces Command from Okello House where he had gone for a meeting and since then they had never seen him to date
17:08
17:08

Disagreements Split NUP Leaders in Tooro Robert Kyagulanyi 1

The disagreements stem from a number of issues including failure to account for the party funds on the side of some of the leaders while others are accused of supporting opponents of NUP candidates in the different races.
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