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19:30
19:30

Raised Salaries for Police Scientists, Lawyers Trigger Borrowing Spree, Endanger SACCO 1

“There is a need to encourage members to save more especially the science and legal categories whose enhanced salaries have triggered high loan borrowing which has resulted in an imbalance between the members’ loan balance which stands at Ugx8,067,622,820 against members’ subscription/savings of 5,843,138,561,” AIGP (rtd) Edward Ochom said.
18:58
18:58

BOU, Experts Wants MPs to Check Government on Budgeting Priorities Economy 3

Atingi-Ego appealed to MPs to compel to government allocate more resources towards production and value addition. Experts, including the African Development Bank has warned against using monetary policy to control inflation when the people were already facing financial hardships.
17:36
17:36

Police Reconstruct Scene of University Student's Murder Uganda Police Force 1

The RPC says they expect the results from the phone data and samples Friday evening or Saturday morning, so they take appropriate steps to further the investigation.
17:28
17:28

Attorney General Asks Court to Dismiss Computer Misuse Act Petition Norman Tumuhimbise 1

They petitioned Court challenging the decision taken on September 8th, 2022 by the Parliament to pass the Computer Misuse (Amendment Act), 2022 which was subsequently assented to by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on October 13th, 2022.
17:22
17:22

UBC to Broadcast 28 out of 64 World Cup Matches 1 1

In an exclusive interview with URN, William Odochi, the UBC Marketing manager said while they have secured rights to broadcast some of the games, their rights only allow them to broadcast 28 games out of the 64 games that will be played throughout the entire tournament.
16:18
16:18

Courts Conclude Over 68,000 Cases in Three Months 1

According to Chief Registrar Sarah Langa Siu, the said cases were completed across all Court levels from the Supreme Court to the Magistrates Courts by October 14th 2022 while 167,594 cases remained.
16:06
16:06

Ugandans Ignorant About Climate Change -Study 1

The 2019 State of the Climate in Uganda report states that considerable increases in rainfall over the previous few decades have been observed in the east, northwest, and some areas of the southwest, while decreases have been observed in the northwest, west, and central regions of the nation.
15:41
15:41

Chinese Road Workers Accuse Soldiers of Stealing Fuel 2

Engineer Deo Wei, the chief enginner presented CCTV footage as his evidence showing men in uniform stealing up to 3,000 liters of fuel at the company's offices in Kamkamba in Bukwo town council of Bukwo district.
14:06
14:06

Four Arrested in Kagadi for Alleged Murder suspects 2

It is alleged that Nyongozi went missing from his home a month ago under unclear circumstances prompting area residents including his wife Kenoheri to report the matter to Kagadi police.
13:01
13:01

Court Orders Inventory On Disputed Land in Mpigi Judiciary Uganda 1

Two landlords Rashidah Ndagire and Sarah Kiyemba who are sisters sued 100 residents of Buwere ‘A’, Nabiteete Parish in Buwama Town Council for alleged trespass.
11:52
11:52

Shortage of Medical Supplies Cripples Services at Kilembe Hospital ministry of health 1 5

Patients say they are being turned away and referred to other health centers in town for medical examination and treatment due to a lack of essential medical equipment and drugs.
11:06
11:06

Parliament Probes UNRA Over Diversion of UGX 124 Billion 1 3

According to the Auditor General’s report for the financial year 2020/2021, the diverted funds were meant for 27 road projects. The Auditor General noted UNRA diverted 1.812 billion Shillings of the 3.885 billion Shillings for the upgrading of the 104km Atiak-Moyo-Afoji road.
09:32
09:32

Suspected Congo Militias Attack Uganda Police in Lake Albert, 2 Officers Missing

In May 2016 the marine police from the same detach were attacked at Lake Albert by soldiers from the DRC army of FARDC where two Ugandan police officers were shot dead and two others injured .
09:04
09:04

Six Civil Servants Charged, Remanded in Kanungu 4

They were arrested last week, Friday and detained at Kanungu Police Station on orders of the Office of the Kanungu Chief Administrative Officer and State House Anti-Corruption Unit after it was established that they submitted forged certificates to secure employment through the Ministry of Education and Sports between 10 and 20 years ago.
08:56
08:56

Jinja Court Remands 46 Over Illegal Possession of Narcotic Drugs regional police 1

The accused are among the dozens of suspects being arrested in a joint security crackdown aimed at cleaning up the criminal black spot areas of Bugembe and Mafubira in Jinja city.
08:48
08:48

Murder Suspect Battling for Life After Ingesting Poison 1

David Ongom Mudong, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN on Thursday evening that the suspect`s condition will first be managed at the hospital before he is transferred to the police cell.
08:41
08:41

Mukono Councillors Protest Reappointment of Interdicted Assistant Town Clerk 1 2

Ssemyalo was interdicted by the Town Clerk in January on allegations of mismanaging revenue, failure to supervise division staff, improper collection of local revenue, diversion and misused funds.
07:52
07:52

Kenyan Governor Demands Fresh Investigations into Ugandan Geologists Killers 1 1

The geologists who were working with the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development were attacked by suspected cattle rustlers and killed alongside their UPDF escorts while conducting mineral mapping in Lokisilei village, Lotisan sub-county in March.
07:24
07:24

'Our Futures Are Being Stolen!’ Youth Activists Tell COP27 Negotiators 2 1

“We don’t want loans; we don’t want more debt. Pay up now for loss and damage,” the youths said while demanding the establishment of a loss and damage finance facility that can provide additional and readily accessible funding to help developing nations adjust to and limit the irreversible life-changing impacts on young people.
06:42
06:42

University Professors Not Practical - Tickodri Explains Working With Students on Electric Car 4 1 Top story

Tickodri says he decided to work with students who would listen and try out what they had been told.
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