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Feb 2022 32 results
19:02
19:02

79-Year-Old Wakiso Resident Cries for Grabbed 3-Acres of Land 1 2

Buule says the man whom he later learnt is called Charles Kyagaba attacked and slashed part of his land and threatened to kill him if he dared to stop their activities. Buule has stayed on the same land for more than 50-years.
18:53
18:53

Woman Throws Her Two Children in Lake Victoria, Arrested in Entebbe 1

Babirye, 47, was arrested by police officers at Nakiwogo, Entebbe Municipality after she threw her two children in Lake Victoria from a boat while crossing from Nakiwogo Landing Site to Buwaya in Kasanje Town council.
18:38
18:38

African Union Condemns Invasion of Ukraine, Calls for Immediate Ceasefire 1

AU’s current Chairperson and President of Senegal Macky Sall, together with Mousa Faki Mahamat, the AU Commission Chairperson on Friday expressed extreme concern describing the Russian raid as” very serious dangerous created in Ukraine.”
18:36
18:36

Gov't, Investors Doing Little to Avert Oil Curse - Report mining 8

The effect of this, among others, is that the oil and gas and other resources being exploited in these areas are increasingly being seen as meant for the benefit of foreign companies and government officials, not the communities and the general population.
18:30
18:30

Nwoya Offers 200 Acres of Land to Gov’t For Agricultural Institute 1 2

The district has identified and allocated 200 acres piece of land located in Got Apwoyo Sub-county for the establishment of the institute.
18:18
18:18

Poachers Vandalize Electric Fence At Murchison Falls National Park 1 1

The installation of the electric fence covering a 20-kilometre stretch around the Park started in January 2020 to stop wild animals from straying into human settlements. The move followed complaints of crop destruction, severe injuries, and death of locals caused by stray animals mostly elephants straying from the National Park.
18:06
18:06

NIRA to Re-Submit Learners’ National Identification Numbers to Schools 1 1

The authority conducted a Registration exercise in 2017to help the Ministry of Education identify learners in schools and eliminate irregularities in enrolment among other benefits. A recent report by NIRA on the registration of learner's project indicated that a total of 10,208,116 learners were registered and, according to records 7,113,537 learners were assigned National Identification Numbers-NINs.
18:03
18:03

Arua Hospital Staff Remanded For Theft of X-ray Equipment 1

Court heard that on December 11, 2021, Okello stole components of the Digital X-ray Machine for screening TB including an HP Laptop with its Canon Software and Samsung Galaxy Tab A Phone from the main store of Arua Regional Referral Hospital which he got access to by virtue of his office.
17:48
17:48

Justice Musa Ssekaana Steps Aside from Mabirizi's Cases Male Mabirizi 1 2

Ssekaana issued an order for the arrest of Mabirizi on February 15, 2022, after finding him guilty of contempt of court for allegedly attacking judicial officers using his social media platforms. He had earlier on ordered Mabirizi to pay a fine of 300 million Shillings for the same offence.
17:42
17:42

Gov’t to Track Progress of Post Covid 19 Interventions 3

Ramathan Ggobi, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Finance says that as a ministry they want to ensure that the interventions are well aligned to benefit a wide section of people.
16:59
16:59

Wives of MPs Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Storm Parliament fees 1 3

Twahira Akandinda, Ssegirinya’s wife, and Ssewanyana’s wife Lydia Namata made the revelation while petitioning the Deputy Speaker of Parliament Anita Annet Among over the delayed trial of their husbands by the court.
16:36
16:36

Stay Calm, Be Cautious -Ugandan Envoy Tells Citizens in Ukraine Vladimir Putin 1 Top story

The advisory came moments after blasts and air raided sirens covered the capital that is under attack by Russian troops. The invasion began early Thursday with a series of strikes targeting government and military installations, followed by a ground assault from the outskirts.
16:19
16:19

Mabirizi Loses Bid to Set Him Free Isaac Ssemakadde 1

Mabirizi accused Ssekaana for being biased , incompetent and not able to head the smallest court of a family, and one who doesn't qualify for any award from Uganda Law Society and even for a Grade Two Magistrate
16:16
16:16

Leaders Protest Closure of Community School in Buikwe 1 2

The school was closed last week by the District Education Inspection team for lacking at least 80 per cent of the requirements recommended to all schools operating in the district. These include textbooks, professional teachers, sanitation facilities, and enough classrooms.
15:40
15:40

20 Guns Recovered in Kasese Within Three Years 3

Rwenzori East Regional Criminal Intelligence Officer Bonny Oyesigye told URN that between 2019 to February 1, 2022, the security teams in the district also recovered 105 ammunitions and arrested 17 suspects. There were 20 cases of aggravated robberies reported in the district in 2019 alone.
15:25
15:25

Kijomoro Secondary School Closed After Strike 1 3

Last night, the students went on strike after the school administration rejected their demand to dance during the inauguration function for the new prefects.
15:23
15:23

Primary School Head teacher Arrested for Stealing Desks 2

Geoffrey Eya, the headteacher of Odokomac Primary School in Agulu division is accused of illegally selling 35 desks to a private school; Mother Anna Nursery and Primary, without the knowledge of the Municipal leaders and the school management committee.
14:31
14:31

Makerere Hostels; Where Luxury Outweighs Cost of Education Universities 4 4 Top story

While the average tuition for programs at Makerere is one million Shillings, some hostels within the precincts of Makerere, charge up to two million Shillings for a semester. These are constructed with tiled floors and large glass windows and each of them has a mini shopping centre, ample Parking, a canteen, pool table, a restaurant and pay-TV services.
14:06
14:06

Kisoro Magistrates Court Staff Arrested over Bribe 1

Ngororano, 29 years, who is currently being held at Kisoro Police Station was arrested on Thursday by the Police, Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI), and Internal Security Organization (ISO) officers following a tip-off from the whistleblower identified as Innocent Niyonzima,27, a social worker and resident of Kisoro municipality.
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