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Mar 2022 23 results
17:22
17:22

Water Crisis Hits Buteba Sub-county 3 2

Rosemary Amukuche, a resident from Salama village, says that they have opted to cross to neighbouring Kenya to look for water since the borehole that was drilled in their village in 2018 has dried up.
16:54
16:54

We are Ready for Ethiopian Challenge-Coach Kiyingi Coach Ayubu Khalifa 1 2

The team will depart Friday afternoon for Addis Ababa to have final preparations for their match slated for March 20th 2022 at Abebe Bikila Stadium, in Ethiopia. The first leg that was played at St. Mary's Stadium at Kitende ended in a two-all draw.
16:09
16:09

Controversy As Contractors Execute Projects Before Commissioning 2 2 Top story

Wilberforce Kizza, a former councillor explained that they received approval from the district for construction of a classroom block worth Shillings 120 million in the current financial year but they were surprised to see construction works start at the beginning of February.
15:27
15:27

Boda bodas: Associations Conduct Parallel Registration as Gov't Program Stalls 6 1

Godfrey Tumusime, the Vice-Chairperson of Smart Boda Association in Kawempe says that they united with more than five other associations to form KBA Fenna Boda Boda Association, under which they are registering riders.
15:02
15:02

Acholi Leaders Call for Review of Parish Development Model 1 3

The leaders say the new government strategy has some loopholes that should be reviewed for it to be a success.
14:58
14:58

Eight Survive Major Accident Along Kampala- Jinja Highway 1

A GM trailer was trying to access the factory premises when a bus UAL 202R Isuzu that was heading to Kampala from Jinja knocked the trailer and it overturned.
14:54
14:54

Security Blocks Uninvited State House Guests 2 Top story

Police officers later escorted the youths who were donning yellow NRM branded t-shirts to the Children's Park, a kilometre away to wait for a formal response from State House and President Museveni.
14:46
14:46

Nakaayi, Nanyondo in Belgrade for World Athletics Indoor Championships 1

Nakaayi will be competing in the 800m race, while the 2018 Commonwealth Games bronze medalist Nanyondo will be competing in the 1500m race at the event.
14:40
14:40

Gov't Confirms Influenza A Outbreak in Schools, Not Covid-19 4

According to the ministries, out of the 439 learners they tested who were reported to have symptoms like those of covid-19 from Wakiso district, 198 and of them 58 tested positive for influenza A and two tested positive for influenza B.
14:37
14:37

Baylor Uganda Boosts Epidemics Surveillance In Kasese 3 2

Baylor has also donated a temporary shelter to host the screening services at Mpondwe border point following the destruction of the old facility when a spirit truck burst into flames in February.
13:47
13:47

30 Farmers in Kibaale Receive Beehives to Boost Honey Production 3 1

John Baguma the Senior Entomologist challenged farmers to diversify farming activities and urged them to join bee keeping cooperative societies to get better value for their produce.
12:56
12:56

Mbarara City Mayor, Councillors Disagree On Kakyeera Land 5

The Mbarara City Mayor, Robert Mugabe Kakyebezi, says the city executive resolved to rent the land at Shillings 30million annually for five years after evicting encroachers and boundary opening exercise.
11:47
11:47

Fertilizer Crisis Looms Due to Russian, Ukraine War - FAO war in Ukraine 1

FAO released an information note this week on the importance of Ukraine and Russian Federation for global agricultural market and risks associated with the current conflict. The global reference price of fertilizer would undergo a 13 percent increase in 2022/23, relative to its already elevated baseline level. This increase would influence production costs for 2022/23 growing seasons.
11:28
11:28

Kagadi Muslims Want Term Limits Introduced for Mufti of Uganda UMSC 1 Top story

The current UMSC Constitution sets the age limit for the Mufti and Deputy Mufti at 70 years of age.
11:03
11:03

16 ACDP Facilities Idle In Bushenyi 2 1

Geoffrey Nkurunziza, the Bushenyi Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, says that most of these value addition facilities are not connected to power to run the machinery, which had rendered them idle.
11:02
11:02

Driver of Fort Portal School Bus On the Run 2 1

The driver of the bus registration number UAY 114X took off from the scene after the bus overturned several times injuring more than thirty students of Fort Portal Secondary School.
10:21
10:21

Reformed Karamojong Warriors Return to Raiding Cattle, Arrested 3 2

The soldiers were shocked to find Achucu, a resident of Mogoth village in Lotisan sub-county, involved with another cattle raid. He was arrested alongside Lomuria Ariko, the chairperson of the peace committee in Rupa sub-county for allegedly raiding five cattle from Kotido district.
09:58
09:58

Housemaid Sentenced to 20 Years for Boss’s Murder Lira High court

Peter Opio Amalo, the State prosecutor asked court to punish the convict for selling her boss to assailants who murdered her in her own house, adding that the deceased’s family business of over 100m has since collapsed after her death.
09:45
09:45

Young Lady Sentenced to 8 Years for Defiling Victim 4 Years her Junior Lira High court

In his ruling on Wednesday, Justice Gaswaga told court that the convict has a chance to live a responsible life ahead. However, the offense committed is a serious one and ignorance of the law at the time of the offense is immaterial.
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