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17:19
17:19

DPP Orders Immediate Trial of Basajjabalaba for Tax Evasion Legal Brains Trust 1

The same decision was confirmed by the Supreme Court on November 19th 2021 by the Supreme Court Justices in a majority decision of six against one, thereby paving way for the resumption of the suspects' trial.
16:58
16:58

Jinja CPS Cells Breakout: Leads Implicate Officers of Conniving with Wanted Criminals area 1 1

The Deputy RCC Peter Banya says the suspects were on security’s wanted the list for the past two years and their arrest was meant to serve as a relief to the affected communities, who had endlessly filed complaints against them. However, their "peaceful escape" without any of the cells guards firing to scare them off raises suspicion of an inside job.
16:36
16:36

Eastern Africa Standby Force Curators Pitch USD 3.7M for 2022 Activities European Union (EU) 2 1

According to the budget framework, the 10 member states will jointly contribute USD 109,000 (2.94%), about 387 million Ugandan shillings of the total budget. The EASF Peace Fund is expected to provide USD 60,000 (1.62%), and the African Peace and Security Architecture – APSA will remit the lion share of up to USD 2,009,000 about 7.142 billion shillings (54.19%).
16:23
16:23

Rising Fuel Prices Hurting Kasese Fishermen 1 4

Steven Bahemuka a fisherman at Kahendoro landing site says fishing is now becoming more expensive following the rise in fuel prices adding that retail units have now set their own prices.
15:52
15:52

1,000 Kisoro Youth Accuse "PPS' Office" of Blocking Kayihura's Quest for Freedom Muhoozi Kainerugaba 2 1

According to the youth, due to the terms and conditions put on Kayihura as he was being granted bail, some of the beneficial projects he had put in place for them to fight unemployment have since suffered a huge setback.
15:07
15:07

Seven of the Eight Gravity Water Schemes in Rubanda, Non-functional 7 2

Stephen Ampeire Kasyaba, Rubanda District LC5 Chairman admits that out of the available gravity flow schemes, only Kachereere gravity flow scheme is functional.
14:36
14:36

Works Ministry Tasks KCCA to Enforce Non-Motorized Transport 2 5

In 2018 KCCA started construction of the Uganda’s first non-motorized transport corridor which stretches from Namirembe road through Luwum street to Entebbe road. The corridor was meant for cyclists and pedestrians while cargo trucks would be allowed only between 10pm and 6am to load and offload goods.
14:28
14:28

Rwampara District Council Session Flops as Speaker, Deputy Skip Meeting, 1 5

Elivaidah Karuhanga, Female District Councilor for elders, said that the missing Deputy speaker raises worries following the death of former District Councilor Fred Kabanda who represented Mwizi Kabura Town council who was found murdered last year and body dumped in a trench.
14:15
14:15

Schools Plan Psychological Re-Orientation of Teachers, Learners on Reopening Before Classes Resume 1 8

According to Thomas Kisolo Kitandwe, the headteacher Kampala Quality, the psychosocial support of the learners and teachers is a priority. He explains that in the period of two years both the teacher and the learners have gone through a number of challenges and ignoring the psychosocial well-being will be a mistake. He says the school will be meeting the teachers on December 28, 2021.
14:00
14:00

Archbishop Odama Celebrates Early Christmas With Nodding Syndrome Families 3 1

Odama appealed to the community to always pray for their troubles and join hands to solve their problems, instead of leaving it only to the government, NGOs and foreign countries.
13:51
13:51

Armed Rwandan soldier arrested in Uganda 2 2

Godfrey Nyakahuma, Kabale Resident District Commissioner confirms that Ndagijimana was saved by Mathias Arinetitwe alias Matiya, Butanda sub county Gomborora Internal Security Officer while already injured on the upper eye.
12:54
12:54

Balalo Accused of Violating Livestock Quarantine in Gulu Gulu District 1 1

Nelson Mandela Odong, the Chairperson of Oroko Village, Mede Parish, Palaro Sub –County in Gulu District says the herdsmen are sneaking with their livestock at night from Lamwo District through the shallow ends of Aswa River into Palaro Sub –County through Ogwal –Agoro Parish.
12:37
12:37

Suspects Forcefully Break Out from Jinja CPS Cells police spokesperson Top story

The suspects fled amidst chanting and some of them were seen jumping randomly onto motorcycles that always park besides the neighboring commercial buildings.
09:21
09:21

Omicron: School Closures Must be ‘Avoided Whenever Possible’

The new cases are being fuelled, increasingly, by Omicron; the new variant of concern that public health experts and scientists are working hard to understand and assess. Amid rising uncertainty, many governments are weighing whether to keep schools open.
09:15
09:15

Compensation of Sango Bay Residents Fails to Take off As Planned residents stranded 1 2

According to Francis Kizza, the Kyebe Sub-county Councilor and the chairperson for the Sango Bay affected people, the compensation process has not started as it had been planned.
08:18
08:18

Nodding Syndrome a Mystery Beyond Uganda's Capacity to Unravel -Scientist 5 1

According to the pathologist, since severe cases are among children born between 1995 and 2005, there is need to find out what happened between those 10 years in the affected areas, for more investigation.
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