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20:38
20:38

Kyambogo Management Asks Gov’t to Reopen Namboole for COVID-19 Positive Students 3 1

According to the Vice Chancellor, Kyambogo has already registered 50 Covid-19 positive cases of students and eight positive cases of staff and fortunately, no one has died .
20:18
20:18

Woman Arrested for Torturing 5-Year-Old Stepdaughter 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa Regional Police Spokesperson told URN on Monday that reports obtained indicate that the suspect severely beat up Akoli for yet undisclosed reasons, then took the victim to Life Line Clinic in Lira City for medical attention.
20:09
20:09

Magogo Announces UGX7.7m Handshake for Each Sand Crane From AFCON Senegal Sand Cranes 2 4

According to Magogo, FUFA in partnership with the Uganda Beach Soccer Association will extend the sport to different Universities and schools and other regions in a bid to make it popular around the country.
18:46
18:46

More Education Institutions Close After Registering COVID-19 Cases 1 1

Amid a new COVID-19 wave in Uganda, several institutions of learning are being forced to temporarily suspend physical teaching and learning activities after students and staff tested positive for the virus.
17:56
17:56

FDC Supports NUP on LOP Appointment 2

The position of FDC to support NUP leadership debunks claims on different media platforms that have been indicating that FDC as a party is not planning to work with NUP during its term as the main opposition party.
17:53
17:53

Speaker Oulanyah Urges MPs on Evidence Based Debate plenary 6 1

The Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has urged members of the 11th Parliament to ensure that debate in the house is evidence-based rather than speculation. Oulanyah was today opening the three day orientation exercise for the 529 members of Parliament.
17:36
17:36

Average Turn up as Cranes Kicks Off Preparations Ahead of South Africa Game Abdallah Mubiru 1 3

The Uganda Cranes interim head coach Abdallah Mubiru, who conducted the training with his assistants Livingston Mbabazi and Fred Kajoba, said some of the players didn’t show up because they hadn’t received their COVID-19 test results.
16:34
16:34

Hawker Commits Suicide over Broken Relationship 1 3

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the deceased as Brian Mugarura 28 years who ran outside his house and threw himself into a drainage channel today.
15:41
15:41

Community Hands over Moroto’s Most Wanted Suspect to UPDF, Police gun crime 1 2

Emmy Kongai Louro, the LC 2 chairperson of Naitakwae and resident of Katanga cell, says that they decided to hand over Moru after a series of attacks against the community members, in which some people were gunned down.
15:12
15:12

Landslides Disrupt Water Supply in Namisindwa District 1 4

Halima Mukhwana, the Namisindwa sub-branch NWSC Manager, says the recent landslides that occurred about a week ago affected their entire infrastructure. She, however, says their teams on the ground to fix the problem and restore supply.
14:50
14:50

Experts Push for Generic COVID-19 Vaccines 1

More than 1.87 billion doses of vaccines have been supplied globally, but there are just ten countries that have been able to vaccinate 40 percent of their population. These include the USA, Seychelles, the United Arab Emirates with 70 percent of their populations vaccinated.
14:41
14:41

Rapid Population Growth Worries Pallisa Officials 1 4

Dr. Mulekwa explains that the uptake of family planning remains low with the use of contraceptives standing at 31%.
12:08
12:08

Former Gulu City Mayor Fails to Handover Office gulu city council 1 Top story

Alfred Okwonga, the new Gulu City Mayor, says that he is wondering why the Town Clerk has failed to take action against the former Mayor for failing to hand over the office, saying that he is finding it extremely hard to work since he doesn’t know where to start from.
12:07
12:07

Pallisa Residents Set Fire on Suspected Cattle Thieves' Vehicle

Mugerwa said that of recent there has been an increase in cattle theft within the district and the perpetrators use vehicles like taxis from which they remove the seats to transport the animals, adding that the burnt vehicle also didn’t have seats.
11:51
11:51

Uganda Airlines Direct Flights to South Africa Excite Frequent Travelers 2 2

Eng.Mohamed Kaggwa Maseko, a Ugandan who is a permanent resident in South Africa says that it has been a hustle having to stop over in Nairobi or Addis Ababa for long hours, moreover worsened by the increase of (health) procedures at every airport in transit which is already hectic.
10:31
10:31

Kasese Leaders Appeal For More Aid for Landslide Victims kasese landslides 1 5

oseph Isingoma says, the General Secretary of the District Disaster Management Committee, says that they are overwhelmed by the demands for food from the victims of the landslide.
09:59
09:59

Pictorial: Obudingiya Bwa Bwamba-OBB Marks Seven Years Coronation Anniversary Top story

Over ten large tents provided for the celebrations filled to capacity. Many celebrants had to brave the scorching sun during the colourful event that went on until 7 PM. The day was marked with cultural and traditional performances and speeches.
09:43
09:43

Elections Aren’t Over For Nakibuuka, She Hasn’t Heard of Her Kidnapped Sons 1 4

Many families have since established the whereabouts of their kidnapped relatives while others have been released. For Nakibuuka, it’s a different tale as she has never heard about her sons. A Boda boda rider who drove this reporter to Nakibuuka’s home described her as welcoming after exchanging pleasantries.
09:01
09:01

Police Intercepts 13 South Sudanese Children From Traffickers 1

Michael Longole, the Karamoja Region Police Spokesperson, says the suspects were arrested after concerned drivers in Moroto Taxi Park become suspicious when they approached them to hire a vehicle to drop the children in Ngora in Teso.
08:20
08:20

Government Installs First CT Machine in Northern Uganda 2 7

Dr. Thomas Malinga, the Oyam District Health Officer, said being the only referral hospital in the district, the installation of the CT scan will boost service delivery as well as improve their performance as a district.
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