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20:24
20:24

What is Govt COVID 19 Vaccine Strategy, Civil Society Asks 2

Kembabazi also says that they want the government not to rely on the private sector for vaccination of Covid-19, saying that government should have picked lessons from the COVID-19 testing and treatment experience where costs for testing and treatment once outsourced to private sector are only affordable by a few .
20:04
20:04

UCU Embarks on Renovation of Theological Collage Gate, Campus Beautification 2 4

With the emerging developments at the university, a new main gate was constructed, however the current Vice Chancellor Dr Aaron Mushengyezi says the old gate (Bishop Tucker gate) portrays the glory and genesis of UCU but it has been ignored over years.
19:51
19:51

What Awaits Ongwen on Judgment Day Dominic Ongwen 2 1

16 Years after Uganda referred the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) to the International Criminal Court (ICC) justice will finally be served as the ICC delivers judgment on Dominic Ongwen on 4th February.
19:09
19:09

Missing Man Worries Residents in Kalangala Town Council 2 1

Lwanga Andrew alias Kojja Lwanga aged 38, who has been a resident of Kanyogoga Village in Kalangala Town Council, went missing on Wednesday this week
18:58
18:58

Work With Mayor Lukwago, Bobi Wine Directs KCCA Councillors 3

"We have one principle objective with Lukwago and that is to end dictatorship, I don't expect you to engage in petty disputes over minor issues yet our mission with the Kampala Lord Mayor is the same." -Kyagulanyi's no-nonsense directyive to the majority KCCA councilors.
18:56
18:56

WHO Publishes New Essential Diagnostics List

To address the lack of access to tests and testing services in multiple countries, WHO has since 2018 been publishing a yearly essential diagnostics list, a basket of recommended in vitro diagnostics that should be available at point-of-care and in laboratories in all countries to increase timely and life-saving diagnoses.
18:18
18:18

Heavy Security Deployment in Entebbe in Anticipation of Protests 2 3

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango says that the deployment follows reports of planned protests by a section of residents.
17:52
17:52

Uganda Hippos to Participate in Pre-AFCON Mini Tournament in Tanzania Morley Byekwaso 1

According to FUFA the Team will travel to Tanzania on Monday 1st February and will connect to Mauritania on 10th February immediately after the mini-tournament to play in the final tournament.
17:45
17:45

Judiciary to Operationalize Luwero High Court 1

Erustus Kibirango, an advocate from Wetaka, Kibirango and Company welcomed the operationalization of the court saying many residents were spending extra costs to travel to Kampala to file cases in high courts.
17:42
17:42

Punish Sugar Companies for Child Labour -CSOs agri-business

The report indicate that sugar companies claim to have laws and policies in place to deal with child labour practices but they remain on papers as children are seen on the sugar plantations without intervention of the companies .
17:09
17:09

Bunyoro Residents Set Priorities for Elected Leaders service delivery 1 4

The residents want the leaders to put more attention on the improvement of health services, agriculture, job creation, fight corruption, land grabbing and uplift education standards among others.
17:08
17:08

NRM Boasts of Its Internal Electoral Commission 3

According to Dr Odoi, those who opted to contest as independents only 42 (25 direct representatives and 17 women representatives) of the defiant 501 who stood after losing primaries managed to win and the rest lost in the general elections, an indication that the NRM electoral commission had originally done well its job by putting them aside.
16:51
16:51

Budget: Uganda's Debt Payments Near 3/4 of Total Revenue Uganda public debt 1 Top story

According to the Budget committee's report on the budget framework paper presented by the Vice Chairperson Patrick Isiagi, debt payments including domestic arrears have eaten up the largest portion taking up 34.4% of the budget equivalent to shillings 15.773 trillion, nearly three quarters of the total revenue collection.
16:47
16:47

Kotido DHO Charged for Alleged Embezzlement of UGX 46m 2

Court heard that between November 2014 and March 2015, Olinga stole more than 46 million shillings belonging to Kotido District Local government using his position as the District Health Officer.
16:15
16:15

SPCs in Kabale Protest Delayed Payment of Allowances 2 4

The SPCs argue that in addition to their monthly earning of 375,200 Shillings, they were also promised 40,000 Shillings per voting day, which they are yet to receive.
16:01
16:01

20 Nominated For 10 UPDF Slots In Parliament 1 Top story

Among the nominees are incumbent MP and Security Minister General Elly Tumwine, Works Minister Gen Edward Katumba Wamala, and Gen David Muhoozi the Chief of Defense Forces.
15:42
15:42

High Court Upholds Bukoto South Parliamentary Results Masaka High Court

Kiyimba had challenged the outcome of the January 14 Parliamentary polls stating that they were affected by numerical errors which cost him a well-deserved victory. According to the Electoral Commission, Kiyimba polled 6,684 votes, to finish the race behind the NUP candidate Twaha Kagabo who scored 8,883.
15:34
15:34

Umukuka Succumbed to Covid-19-Doctor 1 1

On Friday during Mushikor’s Requiem Service at St. Andrew Cathedral Church in Mbale City, Dr Wabuloko told the mourners that the deceased succumbed to Covid-19.
15:02
15:02

Novavax’s COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate Effective Against Virus

The vaccine is a combination of an engineered protein from the virus and a plant based ingredient which helps the body generate a stronger immune response to the virus. If the body encounters the virus after vaccination, the immune system should be able to fight off the virus
14:51
14:51

Museveni Scored 100% at 368 Polling Stations in Three Districts 1 1 Top story

Museveni scoring 100 percent at a polling station in Kiruhura isn’t unprecedented. But the magnitude is unmatched, if compared to scores of the previous elections. For instance, in the 2016 election, Museveni scored 100 percent at 'only' 141 polling stations, most of them were in Kiruhura, while others were in Nakaseke.
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