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21:40
21:40

U-20 World Championships: Prisca Chesang Finishes 4th in 3000m Finals 1

Chesang 18, entered the race, fresh from the Olympic games but her experience from the summer games did not help her to outsprint world-class juniors in the long-distance race.
21:22
21:22

UK Donates 300,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses to Uganda 5 2

Andrew Ockenden, the Development Director UK High Commission in Kampala said that Uganda is expected to receive an additional 3 million doses from the UK under the COVAX arrangement.
20:26
20:26

Foreign Affairs Ministry Denies Knowledge of Lumbuye’s Deportation Fred Lumbuye 3 1

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Gen. Odongo Jeje says that the issue of Ugandan blogger, Fred Lumbuye is still a matter of discussion going on between Uganda, Turkey and Interpol.
20:13
20:13

Crime Intelligence Dispatches Team to Hunt for Motorcycle Robbers 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, confirmed that the team was dispatched based on the records that have revealed the resumption of motorcycle robberies in various parts of the country.
19:51
19:51

Security Personnel in Amuru Hunts Gang for Terrorizing Residents 3 1

The errant youth have been waylaying residents, raping girls and breaking into shops.
19:35
19:35

Retired Soldier in Katakwi Remanded for Trafficking Children Katakwi CPS 1

Samora Bashir, resident of Amuria district was intercepted with the children aboard Taxi registration number UBB 725J on Tuesday during the police operations on the roads.
19:22
19:22

Parliament Adjourns Prematurely Due to Absence of Ministers 4 1

Kalungu West MP, Joseph Ssewungu said that the absence of Ministers in plenary sittings is a serious issue. He suggested that Parliament needs to develop other mechanisms to enforce their attendance in parliament.
19:08
19:08

Residents Want Annexation of Disputed Apaa to Adjumani Revoked 2 1

Apaa is now considered part of Adjumani District after a map drawn by the British imperialists in 1911 found the contested area that is home to over 10,000 residents part of East Madi Game Reserve.
18:53
18:53

Gov't to Purchase 18 Million Doses of Sinopharm COVID-19 Vaccine Ministry of Health

The county is expected to spend around 351 billion shillings on the vaccines with each dose costing 19,498 shillings.
18:47
18:47

Former Minister Asks Court to Order MTN to Produce Rival's Phone Records Election Petition 3 1

Through his lawyers Alfred Makasi, he wants the call log of Kiiza’s known telephone numbers for the period December 2020 to January 15th 2021.
18:46
18:46

Celebrating The Life And Times Of Lt. General Pecos Kutesa 1 3 Top story

He has been described a brave, fearless and one of the intellectual soldiers of our time.
18:34
18:34

Africa Records Drop in New COVID-19 Infections COVID-19 in Africa

According to Dr Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO Africa Regional Director, while there is this general reduction, countries in West Africa are experiencing a resurgence including Cote d’Ivoire, Guinea and Nigeria that are also battling other outbreaks including viral hemorrhagic fevers.
18:14
18:14

Ugandan Shot Dead in Rwanda shooting 1 2

Ivan Bahika, Rugaga parish LCII Chairperson says that Kabagambe was shot on Wednesday night at around 10:00 pm at Kitovu village in Burera District, Northern Province in Rwanda.
17:31
17:31

Museveni Appoints Five New High Court Judges Tom Chemutai 1 Top story

"In exercise of the powers vested in the President by Article 142(1) of the 1995 constitution. I have, acting on the advice of the Judicial Service Commission, appointed persons listed below as Justices of Appeal and Judges of the High Court, respectively", reads Museveni’s August 13th, 2021 letter.
17:16
17:16

Gold Dealers Behind Muyenga Double Murder-Residents 5 3 Top story

Siviwe Katembo 33, was shot dead together with his girlfriend whose identity is yet to be identified. Their driver escaped with serious injuries as he tried to get away from the scene.
16:56
16:56

Election Petition: Judge Directs Gaddafi Nasur to Produce Phone Records

Sekabira, from the National Unity Platform was declared the duly elected MP for Katikamu North Constituency with 18, 716 votes while Gaddafi from the National Resistance Movement-NRM came second with 10,771 votes.
16:37
16:37

Gulu City Councilors Approve 12 Nominees to Board, Commission 2 1

The Gulu City mayor, Alfred Okwonga, who presented the names of the nominees, said that he carried out a thorough background check on the nominees and is confident that they will perform to the best of their abilities.
16:37
16:37

High Court Okays Withdrawal of Petition Against Ngoma Town Council Mayor 2

According to Kaweesi, Kasujja forged and altered signatures of nine people out of the said 20 who nominated him for the post he won unopposed.
16:06
16:06

Kilembe Cobalt Stockpiles Wasting Away-Energy Ministry 1 2 Top story

With the global proliferation of electric vehicles and alternative energy resources, the demand for cobalt and other equally raw import materials like copper and nickel is increasing, which makes the stockpile of cobalt economically viable.
15:37
15:37

NCS Flags Off Nyakato For Poland World Deaf Championship Jennifer Nyakato 3 5

Nyakato who is sponsored by the Uganda Athletics Federation will enter the games with a pedigree of holding the Africa record in the 800M race, which she broke in the Africa Deaf Athletics Championships in 2019 where she posted 2:08:3 seconds and won gold.
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