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Mar 2022 23 results
19:35
19:35

School Girls More Affected By COVID-19 Lockdown Says Twaweza Survey 1 4

Sauti Za Wanainchi survey found that nine out of ten of those who became pregnant in the previous six months were in school before the pandemic-related closures and a little over (56%) are planning to return to school.
18:15
18:15

Inclusive Education: A Far Dream For Learners With Disabilities In Uganda 4 1 Top story

Inclusive Education is intended to allow learners with disabilities to study and mingle with other students within a similar education system.
16:23
16:23

Uganda Targets Scoring More Goals Against Ethiopia - Coach Kiyingi 2 1

Kiyingi explained that he is putting more focus on the strikers who didn't perform to the expectations in the first leg, adding that his side needs more than two goals if they are to overcome a resilient side in Ethiopia.
16:16
16:16

Anti-Atwine Protesters Case Pushed to Next Month

On Thursday, the Grade One Magistrate Marion Ninsiima said that she could not proceed with the case when the State Attorney, Atwine, Ojobile, and Kawooya are not in court.
15:33
15:33

Ntoroko District Starts Excavation of Valley Dams 2 2

The excavators will also be used to clear the invasive weed in the district, that has covered over 80% of the grazing fields.
14:48
14:48

Over 700 Road Signs Vandalized in Acholi and Lango Sub Regions Nwoya District 2 1

Henry Komakech, the Manager Uganda National Roads Authority –UNRA Gulu Office told URN in an interview that the vandalism of the road signage has been very rampant along the major roads in the region from 2020 to date due to the rising demand for metals by scrap dealers.
14:33
14:33

Bundibugyo Town Clerk Office Closed Over Financial Mismanagement Bundibugyo CAO 1 2

The councilors led by the LC III Chairperson, Hassan Baguma accuse the town clerk Edmon Maisaba Manzi of corruption, incompetence, and poor interpersonal relationship with others, causing poor service delivery to the people of Bundibugyo Town.
14:14
14:14

Over 380 S. Sudanese Refugees Arrive in Arua City Fleeing Fresh Clashes 3 1

According to the refugees, a new conflict has erupted in their area between the Kitgan comprising mostly the Dinka ethnic group that defected recently from the opposition SPLM-IO and joined the government forces against the mainly Nuer SPLM-IO forcing civilians to flee their homes.
13:36
13:36

Lira Diocese Needs UgX 1.5Bn for Bishop's Residence 5 3

The magnificent house that the diocese wants to construct for the Bishop will have a mission hall, guest accommodation rooms, meeting rooms, parking yard, sauna, and a swimming pool. Construction is expected to start in June this year 2022.
13:06
13:06

Kween Commercial Officer in Custody for Theft of Emyooga Cash

Fred Mark Chesang, the Sipi Region Police Spokesperson, says that Chesang was picked up on Wednesday after the Directorate of Public Prosecutions-DPP sanctioned his file for abuse of office and causing financial loss.
13:04
13:04

Teacher Training Institutions Trained on Revised Lower Secondary Curriculum 4

Dr. Bernadette Nambi, the Deputy Executive Director NCDC noted that the teacher training institutions are expected to ensure that the forthcoming student teachers are conversant with the new lower secondary curriculum.
12:48
12:48

My Son Was My Only Hope-Father of Tortured Student 1 4

The deceased’s elder brother, Suleiman Lubanja told URN that they received a phone call from one of the coaches in the night, informing them that Junior had died after being hit on the head by a police officer.
12:06
12:06

Residents Accuse Military of Mass Torture, Killing Widow's Son and Rape 4 2

A postmortem report indicates that the deceased succumbed to internal bleeding from beating. The deceased’s mother holds Chieftaincy of Military intelligence responsible for her son’s death.
11:46
11:46

Ddimo Landing Site Residents Cry Out for Gov't School 3

According to residents, many children are finding it hard to access education due to the absence of a government school within their community.
11:07
11:07

22 ADF Rebels Killed Since Inception of Operation Shujja 4 1

The Army Spokesperson, Brig Felix Kulayigye, says in the first operation, UPDF and Congolese forces killed three ADF rebels, four were killed in the second phase and fifteen were shot dead in a fierce fight last Sunday night.
09:42
09:42

Rubanda Officials, Residents Protest NEMA's Order Stopping Construction of Factory in Wetland 7 2

According to Rubanda district authorities, the land in question measures about two acres and belongs to Edith Rubereti, a resident of the same area who holds a freehold land title in her late husband’s name. Rubanda LC 5 Chairperson Stephen Ampeire Kasyaba, says that contested was never demarcated as a wetland, which explains their decision to allow the investor to construct there the processing plant.
09:34
09:34

Close to 8 Million People Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19 - Health Ministry 4 3

Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng, the Minister of Health, says in one year, over 14 million people have received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccines. Of these, 7.9 million have been fully vaccinated while 20,758 have received booster doses.
09:00
09:00

Unknown Vandals Destroy Property in Gulu City Schools Gulu City Council 1 2

Richard Irwenyo, the Gulu City Principal Education Officer revealed that in Layibi Central Primary School in Laroo –Pece Division, the vandals destroyed a fence and all the lightning arresters installed under the FICHTNER Batch II Project.
08:32
08:32

Kakuuto HC IV Closes Dental Clinic As In Charge Retires 2 1 Top story

Dr. Alloysious Musoke, the In-charge of Kakuuto HCIV, says that following the retirement of the Dental Officer, they were left with no option but to close the clinic.
08:19
08:19

Mak Suspends 8 Over Mitchel, University Hall Clashes Makerere University 2 2

In the suspension letter to the affected students, Professor Henry Alinaitwe, the Acting Makerere University Vice-Chancellor, said that over 150 windowpanes across 91 windows at both Mitchel and University Halls were shattered.
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