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22:25
22:25

Mushikori's Burial Date to Be Announced in Two Weeks’ Time 1 2 Top story

Deus Darlington Mushikori, a nephew to the late Mushikori told Uganda Radio Network-URN on Tuesday that they are waiting for the arrival of the deceased’s children from Canada and Saudi Arabia before they decide on the burial date.
22:05
22:05

Pharmacies Rationing Vitamin C Tablets COVID-19

At Haddan Pharmacy along Mawanda Road in Kampala, the most vitamin C that someone can buy is one strip. At Good life pharmacy in Ntinda, customers cannot buy a box of the tablets.
21:46
21:46

DP Youths Plead with Kadaga Over Security Brutality 3 1

Ismail Kirya, the UYD president, says that they decided to petition the speaker after their pleas to police to bring all the officers implicated for brutalizing opposition members to book in vain.
21:22
21:22

Over 400 People Died of Malaria in Wakiso in 2019/2020 Financial Year Wakiso District 7

The District Malaria Focal Person, Dr. Ronald Sserufusa, says they also registered over 850 cases of expectant mothers with malaria over the same period; a number he says is too huge.
21:01
21:01

27 Kalangala NUP Supporters Released on Police Bond 3 1

Katumba told URN that the suspects were released because they had no case to answer.
20:26
20:26

Kasokoso Family Worried About Missing Mechanic 1 1 Top story

According to his relatives, Nalumoso was arrested from his workplace in Bugolobi by plain cloth security operatives driving a minibus locally known as a drone. His known mobile phone numbers were turned off and to date, his whereabouts are unknown to his family members.
20:02
20:02

Man Arrested for Assaulting Three Female Guests at Gulu City Hotel Acholi Inn Laoo LTD 1 2

He is accused of causing bodily harm to Lillian Nabagala, Shamsa Kagoya and Racheal Nakatato, all residents of Kampala City. The trio was in Gulu City for the first time as bridesmaids at the wedding of their friends at Acholi Inn Laoo Ltd.
20:02
20:02

Mayiga Tasks New Kingdom Tourism Board to Innovate tourism sector 3

The tourism sector is one of the worst hit sectors of the country due to the different measures adopted by government to curb the spread of corona virus including restrictions on internal and international travel among others. However, in September 2020 government eased the restrictions and okayed the resumption of both local and international travel as borders and airports opened for tourists.
19:41
19:41

Busia Parliamentary Candidate Spends Night In Police Cells 2

Moses Johnson Mugwe, the Bukedi South Region Police spokesperson, says two other suspects escaped from Buhehe police station before recording a statement. He says the suspects have been charged with disobeying lawful orders.
19:17
19:17

Residents Burn Police Post over Killing of Fisherman Serere CPS 1 1

Henry Stanley Oluka, attached to Mugarama Police Post shot dead Kokas Omuron at Mugarama Landing Site on Monday.
18:52
18:52

CMA Flashes Red Lights as New Pyramid Schemes Surface in Uganda 2

One of them is the ‘Gifting Club’ which is targeting social media users mainly on Telegram, Snapchat and Instagram for recruitment. The operators of the club ask prospective members to pay a minimum of 200,000 Shillings and promise them a return of 2 million Shillings within a week.
18:18
18:18

EC Denominates ANT Madi Okollo Woman Parliamentary Candidate 4 2

“In light of the above observations, it’s the Commission’s finding that both Aliya Katerena and Angubo Isaac did not support the nomination of Aciro Gloria and therefore Aciro Gloria did not obtain the required number of supporters required for her nomination. The Commission under MIN. COMM. COMP.01/2021resolved to reverse the Returning officer’s decision and is directed to declare candidate Gloria Okia unopposed,” reads the EC’s letter in part.
18:16
18:16

Land Grabbing Shapes Presidential Campaigns in Luwero 3 1 Top story

Reports of land grabbing have been reported mostly in the sub-counties of Kapeeka, Semuto and Kasangombe in Nakaseke districts, Lwabyata, Nakitoma, Nabiswera, Wabinyonyi, Lwampanga and Kakooge in Nakasongola and the areas of Kamira, Makulubita, Zirobwe and Butuntumula in Luwero district.
18:13
18:13

DP Kampala Woman MP Candidate Arrested 1 1

Muwonge, according to Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, was arrested yesterday at 7 pm when she had gathered a crowd canvassing for the votes ahead of next week’s elections.
18:01
18:01

12,000 Farmers Receive Soybean Grinding Machines, Farm Inputs 3 1

Oliver Nabiryo, the programs manager Sasakawa Global, says the organisation targets 12,000 farmers in Lango with the aims of improving their livelihoods, promote food security and nutrition.
17:52
17:52

Rwandan, Congolese Nationals Arrested in Kabale 1 2

Elly Maate, police spokesperson for Kigezi region says that the suspects who are currently being detained at Kabale central police station were found without any travel document authorizing them to be in Uganda.
17:47
17:47

Catholic Bishops Issue Document on Legitimacy and Credibility of 2021 Elections 3 1

The Catholic Bishops’ Episcopal Conference has drawn Ugandans' attention to anomalies that could call into question the legitimacy and credibility of the electoral process and outcomes of the polls if not addressed urgently.
17:18
17:18

UPDF Soldier Jailed 101 Years for Murder 3 2

Lt. Col. Emmanuel Mwesigwa, the Chairperson of the Court Martial found Amutuhereize guilty of three counts of murder and six counts of attempted murder. He sentenced Amutuherize to 101 years for each of the three murder counts and 60 years for each of the three counts of attempted murder. He said that Amutuherize was to serve the sentence concurrently.
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