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20:08
20:08

Government Planning To Run Ankole Kingdom Palace As Private Entity 3 3

According to Katusiime, the study will determine whether to run the palace through a private-public partnership.
17:51
17:51

Gen. Katumba Wamala Was Trapped at Blind Spot Kisasi Kyanja Road 1 Top story

Several police investigators were seen at Kisota Road Kisaasi-Kyanja junction trying to figure out whether this could have been the exit route used by the assailants. Not even interviews with the residents in the vicinity could help.
17:13
17:13

Two Councillors Resign in Abim

Olum, who has served as a councillor since 2006 also served as the district Production and Marketing Secretary in the previous council.
16:50
16:50

Suspected Karimojong Warriors Shoot Student Dead

Aaron Akol aged 17 years, a student of St Michael Kampala and a resident of Campswahili chin, South division in Moroto Municipality was shot dead on Monday night.
16:29
16:29

Gulu City Boda Boda Motorcyclists Petition Security Over Brutality 1 2

Under their umbrella body of Gulu Northern City Boda Boda Association with over 800 members, the cyclists accuse the security personnel of extorting money from them to bail their way out during curfew hours.
16:04
16:04

Japan Donates UGX 5.8 bn Equipment to Boost COVID-19 Vaccination

The grant is supposed to help the country procure cold chain equipment for storage and transportation of covid-19 vaccines in the country. The funds will be channelled through the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund-UNICEF.
15:12
15:12

Mixed Reactions As Lira Diocese Cancels Martyr's Day Pilgrimage 4 1 Top story

Rt. Rev. Sanctus Lino Wanok, the Bishop of Lira Catholic Diocese, says that the pilgrimage to Minakulu has been cancelled. He says that in their arrangements if they are to move from one point to another, it would be difficult to follow the SOPs.
15:00
15:00

Zahara Luyirika Elected KCCA Speaker 3

Buganda Road Chief Magistrate Ayo Miriam Okello declared Luyirika, the Woman Councillor representing Makindye West winner after gathering 43 out of the 52 total votes cast while her opponent Shamim Awal Namusisi got eight votes.
13:41
13:41

Gen Katumba, Daughter Were Shot on the Way to Vigil in Najjanankumbi

According to family members, Brenda and her father were travelling to Najjanankumbi to attend her grandmother's vigil. Her grandmother passed away on Monday after a long illness.
13:23
13:23

Gen. Katumba's Bodyguard Shot back at Attackers-Speaker gunmen 1 2 Top story

Oulanyah, who visited Katumba together with his Deputy Anita Among, says that the attackers approached the General’s vehicle from the back and front and were determined to eliminate him.
12:48
12:48

Two Nominated for Speaker of KCCA

Two councillors Zahara Luyirika from the National Unity Platform Party-NUP and Shamim Awal Namusisi from the National Resistance Movement-NRM have been nominated for the position of speaker of Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA.
12:23
12:23

Farmers Using Ash As Fall Armyworms Devastate Maize Crops in Gulu Paibona Sub County 1 7

With no options due to lack of agricultural extension workers and entomologists to offer advice to the farmers over the worms in their areas, farmers in their wisdom have locally started using ash with intentions to prevent the damage of the worms on the crops as well as contain further attacks.
10:52
10:52

FUFA Polls: Ssewanyana Fails to Beat Second Nomination Deadline FUFA Polls 2021 3 1

According to Ssewanyana, the regional secretaries he approached declined to endorse his nomination papers, saying that they had to first get permission from the FUFA CEO, Edgar Watson.
10:33
10:33

Bududa Secondary School Closed After Nine Students Test Positive for Covid-19 Ministry of Health

The District Covid 19 task force led by the Resident District Commissioner George William Wopuwa said they decided to close the school to prevent further spread of the disease.
09:46
09:46

Gunmen Kill General Katumba's Daughter, Bodyguard 2 Top story

According to our reporter, the gunmen intercepted General Katumba, who was driving in his vehicle registration number H4DF 2138 along Kisasi-Kisota road and sprayed it with bullets.
08:00
08:00

Fred Kajoba Resigns as Vipers Head Coach Vipers SC 1

"Every time I go for national duty, I write a request letter to the club. Today I went to attend the training but when I came back, Mr. Masembe called me and asked me to choose between Vipers and Uganda Cranes and I chose the national team because you cannot deny me a chance to serve my country, "Kajoba told URN.
07:48
07:48

Gulu City Earmarks UGX 50m to Repair Broken Solar Street Lights gulu city council 1

Christopher Lukwiya, the Gulu City Electrical Engineer says from the last inventory they carried out few months ago, they found that 70 solar street lights were vandalized by unknown people and that because they lack equipment like crane lifter, generator and welding plant, they have not been able to repair them.
07:28
07:28

Pader Quarantine Workers Not Paid Since December Uganda Government 1 3

Anthony who was a cook and cleaner says their pay had been delayed due to unknown reasons, and says they remain in suspense because no information is given to them over when they will be paid and since their appointment letters were never issued to them.
07:04
07:04

Rukiga NUP Coordinator Granted Bail for Military Attire Charges

His Worship Isaac Rukundo granted him a cash bail of 200,000 Shillings and two of his sureties including the pastor of Muhanga Pearl Deliverance Richard Mucunguzi his brother Bruno Mutambuuka each was bonded for 500000 Shillings -not cash.
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