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22:46
22:46

MPs Ask for UGX 40Bn For Disarmament in Karamoja 3rd updf division 1 2 Top story

Remigio Acia, the Chairperson of Karamoja Parliamentary Group, says the money will boost the capacity of the security personnel and equip them to handle the task ahead. Acia notes that there is need to invest in civil-military tactics and fully operationalize security intelligence systems to net the armed criminals.
21:47
21:47

Soldiers Raided Resident's Home On Their Own-UPDF 2

Mutabazi says the soldiers had just completed a junior non-commissioned officer’s course and were on pass leave.
21:04
21:04

FUFA Declares Express FC This Year's Uganda Premier League Champions 1 Top story

The Federation of Uganda Football Association declared the Eagles champions of the 2020/2021 Star Times Uganda Premier League season following their executive committee meeting held on Tuesday afternoon.
20:04
20:04

Woman on the Run After Injecting Stepson With Suspected Paraffin resident

Fazila Nambatya, a resident within the area, says that they have engaged local leaders to intervene following Namukose’s endless mistreatment of her stepson in vain.
19:05
19:05

Police Investigate Fire Outbreak at Apac Centenary Bank Branch 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the North Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says the fire destroyed a few bank properties. “Properties including 2 computers and some documents were partially destroyed while others were saved,” he said.
17:28
17:28

Parliament Sets Up Task Force to Oversee COVID-19 Interventions COVID-19 task force 2 1

The committee will assess the state of health facilities, conduct awareness sensitization countrywide and at the end submit a report to Parliament.
16:48
16:48

Gulu Hospital Struggles to Treat Patients in ICU Over Power Outage 3 1

Dr. Paska Apiyo, the In-charge of the Covid-19 Treatment Unit (CTU) at GRRH told URN that the late Dr. Arach had been admitted at the unit for treatment for over a week but the hospital ran short of oxygen due to power outages that was being experienced within Gulu City for at least two days which grounded the generation of oxygen.
16:44
16:44

Midwives Union, Workers MP Demand Justice For Busia Nurse Brutalized By Police 8 4 Top story

According to information obtained by our reporter, Nabwire who was still dressed in her official uniform met a police patrol vehicle. She says that one of the officers who she couldn’t identify jumped from the police patrol and started beating her on the head, neck and other body parts.
16:16
16:16

Mabirizi's Case Referred to Civil Division 1

In May 2021, Mabirizi filed an application before the Civil Division of High Court in Kampala seeking to block the ongoing recruitment of Judicial Officers on grounds that the process being taken was not transparent and was allegedly characterized by corruption and favoritism.
15:48
15:48

Incomplete Road Works Anger Busia Residents 4

The 17 Million Shillings Syonga-Hadadira- Musuyi 3 Kilometers road that connects from Syonga to Busia town through Tiira town council was abandoned in April 2020 before completion.
15:20
15:20

Security Officers Accused of Causing Deaths by Delaying Pregnant Mothers 1 4

According to a weekly report from last week, some mothers lost their babies due to delays at security checkpoints, while others were abandoned by Boda Bodas who were stopped by security personnel for moving in curfew hours.
15:17
15:17

Acholi Sub Region MPs Ask Gov't to Increase Funding to Lacor Hospital Laroo-Pece Division 4 1

The hospital has largely survived and depended on donations which accounts for 67% of the funds, 27% are generated from the hospital bills while the government only provides 5% of the support.
14:27
14:27

Deputy Speaker Anita Among Explains Oulanyah’s Absence plenary 1 1

According to Deputy Speaker of Parliament Annet Anita Among, with the Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah, they agreed on a working schedule that will see them work in 'shifts' of two months each.
13:58
13:58

Teacher Remanded Over Wife's Murder 3

Boniface Aweri, a teacher at Kiryandongo High School and a resident of Ireda Shamba cell, Lira City was arrested last week following the death of his wife Licinia Akirapa Aweri. Boniface had gone to the police to report that Aweri had committed suicide.
13:33
13:33

Arua Police Stuck with Abandoned Rwandese Woman, 2 Daughters 1 1

Harriet Korodina 28 years and her two daughters Kemirembe Bertina 9 years and one identified as Happy 2 years were found in Barifa forest by a Good Samaritan after they were trying to look for the road from Arua to Kampala and brought to Arua CPS.
12:55
12:55

Stigmatization Hindering Covid-19 Home-Based Care Treatment in Gulu City 3 1

Geoffrey Topiny, the Head of Risk Communication and Community Engagement of Gulu City COVID -19 Taskforce revealed that he receives between three to four complaints of stigmatization from COVID -19 patients undergoing home-based care treatment daily.
12:17
12:17

South Sudan Authorities Hold Forty Two Ugandan Farmers 2

Bosco Kidega, the LC I Chairperson of Ngomoromo village, says that the matter came to the limelight after some of the farmers who narrowly escaped the arrest on Monday returned to Uganda and reported to the local authorities.
11:41
11:41

IMF Board Approves UGX 3.5 Trillion Loan

According to the IMF, the facility is a response to the financial and economic constraints the covid- 19 pandemic had exerted on the Ugandan economy.
11:09
11:09

COVID-19 Misconception: Residents Cut Down Pawpaw Trees Ministry of Health 3 1 Top story

The local leaders reportedly set a fine of Shillings 50,000 for whoever fails to comply with the directive. Vicky Otim, the Aminkec Village LC I Chairperson, says that many households in her area have cut down the papaw trees after being misinformed.
09:16
09:16

Uganda Withdraws from Women’s Afrobasket Qualifiers FUBA 1 1

Sserunjoji pointed out the lack of funds to facilitate the team during the continental championship.
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