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Apr 2022 33 results
18:24
18:24

Kitgum Gets Military to Deploy Against Karamojong 4

The deployment of the soldiers in response to numerous calls by local leaders and the community and a pledge by the Chief of Defence Forces, Wilson Mbadi to find a lasting solution to the problems caused by the Karamojong cattle rustlers.
17:57
17:57

MPs Question Minister Namuganza, IGG Kamya on Nakawa-Naguru Land 1 4

MPs sitting on the Adhoc Committee of Parliament investigating the process of distribution of 82.05 acres of Nakawa-Naguru land to different 'investors' blamed the Minister of State for Housing, Persis Namuganza for alleged influence peddling Namuganza and for not advising the President adequately citing the allocation of 15 acres of land to the Internal Medicine of Virginia whose directors are not known.
17:54
17:54

Malaria Vaccine not for all Eligible Children Ministry of Health 4

Dr Jimmy Opigo who heads the Malaria Control Programme in the ministry said GAVI, told URN in an interview that the vaccine alliance that’s buying batches for developing countries like Uganda has given priority to countries that are still recording high death rates among children under five years.
17:22
17:22

Three Lionesses Electrocuted in Queen Elizabeth National Park 2 1

According to Hangi, the Lionesses were found dead on a private electric fence belonging to Irungu Forest Safari Lodge in Kigabu Village Katunguru, meters away from the National Park.
17:20
17:20

Activists Demand Closure of Masaka Hospital Private Wing Citing Exploitation Ministry Of Health 1 3

Swaibu Makumbi, the chairperson of the Southern Region Social Rights Association alleges that despite charging patients, the private wing competes for medical equipment with the general wards and priority is often given to paying patients and oftentimes, the underprivileged are sidelined.
17:00
17:00

Residents Protest Stray Bullets from Security Guard Training Camp 1 3

A report compiled by the town council LC 3 chairperson, Isa Nvule Walusimbi shows that about ten animals including goats, cows and pigs have been hit by stray bullets in the two villages.
16:38
16:38

Kitende, Mvara Advance to Post Primary Football Quarter Finals 1

Mukono Kings SS also stormed the quarter-finals after thrashing Royal Giant 9-8 in a penalty shootout following a goalless draw at greenlight stadium. Four other schools are expected to join Kitende, Mvara, Kibuli and Mukono Kings after completing their round of 16 fixtures that is scheduled for later today.
16:36
16:36

We Know Joan Kagezi's Killers and Want Them Extradited - President Museveni Joan Namazzi Kagezi 2 3

The seemingly puzzled Museveni tasked the Director of Public Prosecutions Jane Frances Abodo after trying to spot the Attorney General in vain to explain why the killers who are in a country he didn't mention have not been either brought to Uganda or Prosecuted from where they are.
16:24
16:24

Five injured, 10 Houses Burnt Over Land Dispute Arua CPS. 4 3

on Monday some residents of Oyufi cell in Oluku attacked Ewa village in Ocoko torching the houses, looting animals, and destroying crop gardens. The attackers who carried machetes, bows, arrows, and clubs among others also injured five people.
16:22
16:22

Bugisu Cooperative Union Challenges Gov’t Coffee Deal with Italian 'Investor' coffee agreement 1 4

The Bugisu Cooperative Union (BCU) has challenged the agreement signed between government and the Uganda Vinci Coffee Company Limited and asked parliament to terminate it.
15:54
15:54

Four Machete Suspects Arrested in Kawempe Joseph Ssebambulide 3 1

Salium Sseggumba, the Kitambuza zone defence secretary in the neighbourhood, where the suspects were found hiding, says that the thugs knew their victim well and were fully aware that her husband was away from home on a trip.
14:43
14:43

War Claimants in Agago District Complain of Inadequate Compensation 5

In Kitgum and Agago districts, the claimants started getting the money on their accounts last week. However, many have expressed concerns about the criteria that were used to arrive at such figures per beneficiary.
14:37
14:37

Kabarole Authorities Query the Activities of Gold Exploration Firm 4 1

Marvin Mugara, the Kasenda Sub-county chief, says that he attempted to visit the gold exploration site to ascertain what was going but he was turned away and warned never to return without an appointment or question the activities.
14:04
14:04

Indian National Found Dead in Kikuube Guest House merchandise 3

Edward Alinda, the supervisor of Kasonga guest house told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that they were compelled to check what was happening to their guest only to find him lying dead on his bed.
13:51
13:51

PDM Program Fails to Take Off in Kyotera Two Months After Launch 6 1

Antonio Kalyango, the Lwankoni Sub-county Councilor, says that the district is left with only two months for the first phase of the program to expire.
13:38
13:38

Shock in Manafwa as OC Dies in Office

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon region police spokesperson, says that Alcho was found dead in his office Tuesday morning.
12:54
12:54

Lightning Strike Kills Three Cows, Injures Several Others in Kitgum 2

Opiyo says that the thunderbolt also reportedly injured at least 10 cows leaving them fatigued with burns in the neighbouring Ocettoke and Lamugu villages in Ocettoke parish.
12:36
12:36

Thugs Shoot Deputy Headteacher Dead 1

Richard Okello Lawang, the LC I Chairperson of Pabit village told URN on Tuesday that the gunmen shot Odong around 8:00 pm on Monday near Pakwelo Primary School on his way home after attending a function in Gulu City.
12:09
12:09

Allied Health Workers Cry Out for Better Salaries 4

The health workers under their umbrella association Allied Health Professional Association want their salaries to be increased so that certificate holders earn 1.3 million monthly up from the current 300,000 shillings, while those with diplomas should earn 3 million shillings. They want degree holders to earn 4.8 million shillings
11:44
11:44

Cultural Leaders Asked to Mobilise Locals For Vaccination 2

Komakec reveals that due to the low turnup of people for vaccination, only 13,000 out of the 52,560 doses of the Moderna vaccine were used and 39,560 doses expired.
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