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Mar 2022 11 results
19:35
19:35

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

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.
17:07
17:07

Rights Activists Launch Campaign Against Religiophobia 4 1

Vicente Kyabayinze, the Executive Director of East Africa Visual Artists, a human rights media organization says people are being left out in faith settings and denied opportunities in places of worship because clerics in some churches have powers to admit or expel believers.
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.
14:14
14:14

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

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.
13:06
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.
12:06
12:06

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

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.
08:32
08:32

Kakuuto HC IV Closes Dental Clinic As In Charge Retires 1 2 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.
07:53
07:53

Woman Dies after falling Into 70-feet Pit Latrine 2 2

The Sub-county LC 3 Chairperson, John Ndolereire, says that the pit latrine belongs to Sirafa Rusiba, the chairperson of traditional healers in Kibaale district. He said that efforts to save Nabukera were delayed by the three snakes that were in the pit.
07:40
07:40

Five More Arrested in Connection to "Holy Spirit" Led Murder 1 Top story

It all started when the 'Holy spirit" allegedly singled out the deceased during a prayer session led by Pastor Lawrence Aguga. The congregation then descended on Akoi forcing her to run for 6kms towards the prayer ground while being assaulted by the congregation. She collapsed and died before reaching the prayer ground.
07:25
07:25

Fourth Div. Commander Faults Security for Using Live Bullets in Night Student Protest 5 1 Top story

Brig. Bamwiseki told URN in an interview on Wednesday that there was no justification for armed security personnel to enter the school compound at night and fire live bullets to disperse the students.
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