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19:13
19:13

School Demands Relocation of Kabundaire Farmers’ Market 1 2

According to the school head teacher, Joshua Kagaba, the market is too close to the school and the noise from it is inconveniencing the teaching and learning process.
19:08
19:08

Prisons Use Up 99% of Their COVID-19 Vaccine Doses 4 4

Frank Mayanja Baine, public relations officer of UPS, says the security agency received 10,000 doses and over 9,900 have been consumed. This translates to an uptake of 99 percent.
18:47
18:47

Joy as Kanungu Gets UGX 3.2 billion for Health Center III Construction

According to the Kanungu Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Shafique Ssekandi Sengooba whose office is mandated to monitor the Government Programs, the Health Center to be constructed is Kirima Health III in Kirima Sub County and the elevation of Bugongi Health Center II to III all in Bugongi Sub County.
18:46
18:46

CSOs Ask Gov’t to Review Covid-19 Stimulus Packages private sector 2

According to the statement released by the CSOs that included SEATINI Uganda, Oxfam, Federation for Small and Medium Enterprises and Uganda Small Scale Industry Association, the stimulus package has not yet reached many of the intended beneficiaries though it is now 13 months since the government issued the packages.
18:40
18:40

URA Impounds Over 30 Kenyan Trucks along Busia Boarder 2

Kakonge noted that some traders who do cross boarder trade have developed a mentality to use main entrance to enter into Uganda side but after loading goods they instead exit through the porous points a practice which is illegal.
18:10
18:10

Staggered Schools Reopening Fails in Masaka as Parents Run Impatient 1 1

However, access into compounds of the defiant schools is currently highly restricted from any suspicious visitors who have to undergo thorough questioning about their intentions and indeed some are repulsed.
17:52
17:52

Half-Term is Strictly for Marking Centres Only, Education Ministry Clarifies  1

Alex Kakooza, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Education, has issued a circular indicating that the provided half-term is strictly to the marking centres and should not be seen as a normal holiday between two school terms.
17:15
17:15

CCTVs, Flying Squad Reveal Car Theft Spots 1

Out of 880 cars stolen in 2020, 57 cases were in Old Kampala while Kawempe recorded 54 crimes of motor vehicle theft. Flying Squad commanded by Senior Superintendent of Police Godwin Turamye, with the help of CCTV footage have so far recovered only 291 vehicles and the hunt is still ongoing.
16:52
16:52

Pipeline Compensation Claims Outnumber Affected Persons by far 1 2

The report indicates that 3,096 PAPs with land interests hold a total of 4,038 different landowner interests in the affected area. “The higher number of land interests relative to the number of PAPs with land interests reflects the fact that PAPs can own more than one affected area,” the report reads in part
15:52
15:52

Relocation of Vendors to Tororo Central Market Starts 2

According to Lydia Karungi, a Senior Community Development Officer at Ministry of Local government in of charge relocation said the exercise will be in phases, starting with fresh foods dealers to second hand clothes sector and then others.
15:37
15:37

Panic as Coop Union Starts Fresh Boundary Opening in Amuru 3 1

Nighty Aromo, says that the team from WACU on Sunday intruded on her 280 acres of land and planted several mark stones on it without her consent.
15:23
15:23

Stubborn Man Hangs Himself in Kisoro

The deceased according to Elly Maate the Kigezi Region Police spokesperson has been identified as Emmanuel Ziragora a resident of Karambi village Gasovu parish Nyarusiza sub county in Kisoro district.
15:15
15:15

107 People Killed In Luwero Last Year 1

Joseph Serugo the Vice Chairperson of Luwero district says the cases are alarming but these could be averted if there was vigilance and sensitization of masses.
15:03
15:03

Specialists Decline Work at Gulu Hospital over Meager Pay Ministry of Health 1 2

Dr. David Tibamanya, the Principal Administrator of the Hospital told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the hospital has failed to attract the consultants for over 10 years in search.
13:35
13:35

Resist NEMA, Police Evictions, Kabale RDC Tells Wetland Encroachers wetlands 3 7

The RDC gave the authorization after district security and political authorities suspended the ongoing operation of evicting farmers from wetlands in the district.
12:50
12:50

Kisoro Science Teachers Defect from UNATU to UPSTU.

Eldad Mugisha,a science teacher at Kanaba SS says that together with other Science teachers, they will give UPSU a stronger voice to make demands for their wellbeing.
12:07
12:07

Rukungiri Woman, Sons Held over Father's Murder

Elly Maate the Kigezi Region Police spokesperson identified the deceased as Godfrey Mugisha 58, resident of Kahimbi cell, Kikarara parish, Bwambara sub county in Rukungiri district.
11:52
11:52

Police Identifies Missing Persons of Karuma Bridge Accident River Nile 1

They are Alex Ogwal, 35-year-old driver of the truck registration UAS 337M and resident of Lira City, and a pump attendant aged 21, all attached to Shine Energy Petrol Station.
11:32
11:32

Live Lines Threaten Lives in Rakai 2

Ddwaniro residents say their lives and property are in danger due to UMEM’s failure to inspect and monitor the poles and poor connection in the current rainy season.
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