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23:24
23:24

Court Orders DPP to Commit Lawyer Opiyo for Trial Chapter four Uganda 1

However, the DPP through State Attorney Stephen Ariong opposed Opiyo's application relying on an affidavit of Stanley Baine who argued that due to COVID-19 pandemic coupled with the nation wide lockdown, it slowed down the movement of investigators in gathering vital evidence.
23:14
23:14

Kenya Appeals to Uganda to Sign EU Trade Pact

"Since we have very generous rules of origin, I am very sure that the business community will take the cue and start trading with the external markets under the common label and standard mark of the East African Community," said Minister Maina
20:51
20:51

Court Sets Date for Hearing of Bunyangabu Election Petition 2

Last week, voters in Bunyangabu led by Robert Alinatwe, the former Buhesi Sub-county councillor decided to inherit a petition by Patrick Murungi Zeresere challenging the victory of Kamukama.
20:01
20:01

Bukomansimbi Police Officer Arrested for Sharing Information with MPs Uganda Police 1 1

Abongo was on Wednesday morning summoned by his supervisors at the greater Masaka Regional Police Headquarters, over his mode of operation.
19:38
19:38

COVAX to Supply 1.4 Billion Covid-19 Vaccines

Approximately 1.2 billion will be available for the lower-income economies participating in the COVAX Advance Market Commitment (AMC).
19:08
19:08

Privileges of MPs Are Limited-Oulanyah Parliament 2 1

Raising a matter of procedure on Wednesday in Parliament, Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, the Kiira Municipality MP said the arrest of the MPs touches on the privileges and protection as MPs. He questioned if Parliament is taking any step to help the MPs.
18:08
18:08

UN Report Finds That Recent Disasters Were Interconnected Climate Change 1 Top story

The COVID-19 pandemic, which was facilitated or amplified by our hyper-connected society, demonstrated in the clearest form possible that there are no borders or boundaries that can contain disasters. While this interconnectivity has been globally recognized for COVID-19, it equally applies to many other large-scale disasters which took place in 2020/2021.
17:40
17:40

Former Yumbe DPC Gets 5-Years for Embezzling Junior's Allowances Geoffrey Leo Ogwok 1 Top story

Ogwok used to receive the money from the Commission through Mwavu Wasede Mwosha, the then Registrar of Electoral Commission Yumbe District and was expected to file accountability. He presented forged accountabilities as some of the beneficiaries complained of non-receipt of their allowances.
17:23
17:23

Makerere University Secretary Faces Arrest Over Failure to Pay Science Money 2 1 Top story

Kitumba was employed by the university on a five-year contract effective December 1st 2012 subject to renewal upon satisfactory performance following an appraisal. His contract expired and was extended for three years and later two months up to April 30th 2018 without any performance appraisal conducted by the University.
16:45
16:45

Uganda U-20 Women Team Enters Camp Ahead of FIFA World Cup qualifiers 1 1

Kiyingi earned a promotion from the U17 Women’s National Team replacing Oliver Mbekeka, who was retained as Assistant Coach.
16:32
16:32

LDU Candidate Dies During Physical Exercise 2 1

Flavia Terimulungi, the UPDF 5th Infantry Division spokesperson confirmed the death of the applicant, saying that the deceased might have been on medication for an illness, which they are yet to establish.
16:31
16:31

Religious Leaders, Politicians Petition Court over Continued Closure of Worship Places 6

They want the court to declare that section 11 of the Public Health (Control of Covid) rules 2021 issued by the Ministry of Health indefinitely closing worship places and suspending activities such as prayers in open spaces and outside premises of churches and mosques contravenes several articles of the Constitution.
16:15
16:15

Rustlers Dare Gen. Guti's Farm Again Make Off With 40 Cows 1 Top story

Speaking about the Tuesday evening raid, Guti’s relative, Jacob Yeno, said the rustlers were many and armed with guns. "They came at around 8 pm armed with guns and attacked us, by the time army came, they had moved with cows, “he said.
16:08
16:08

Manafwa VHTs Reject UGX 50,000 Covid-19 Allowance Ministry of Health 2 2

On Wednesday, the VHTs were surprised when they were each given 50,000 Shillings instead of 150,000 Shillings.
15:45
15:45

Two Motorcyclists Found Dead In Nakasongola

Isah Ssemwogerere, the Savannah Region Police Spokesperson, says that police are yet to identify the second victim because they didn’t find any identification document on his body.
15:36
15:36

Govt Asked to Recruit Physiotherapists 2

With around 400 physiotherapists in the country, this brings the specialists to a patient ratio of 1: 63,000.
15:25
15:25

Uganda Cranes Should Stick to Rebuilding Team – Experts 3 1 Top story

“Mubiru had changed our game, he had given us the right picture although we had not started getting the results our playing style was adored all over. I was not happy when they completely eliminated coach Mubiru at least they would have retained him as the assistant coach if they are to rebuild the team,” Ssimbwa said.
15:22
15:22

1,000 Turn Up for LDU Recruitment in Lira 4th UPDF division 3 1

Flavia Terimulungi, the UPDF 4th Division Spokesperson says that 65 will be recruited from Alebtong, 53 from Dokolo and 117 from both Lira District and City.
14:35
14:35

Three Arrested for Dropping Threatening Leaflets in Wakiso katabi town council 1 2 Top story

According to police, the suspects were picked up in connection to anonymous letters threatening to Kalema together with John Marry and Andrew Ssebowa among others including journalists in Entebbe municipality.
14:17
14:17

Experts Predict Bumper Cotton Harvest in Acholi 1 1

Heavy rainfalls that triggered flooding last year affected cotton production in the region, leaving thousands of farmers with heavy losses.
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