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Jan 2023 33 results
21:53
21:53

South Sudan Gov’t Commits To End Harassment of Truck Drivers Elegu Border post 1 4

Maj. Gen Gathon Jual Riek, the Acting Commissioner of Customs in South Sudan’s National Revenue Authority noted during the meeting that 70 percent of the complaints raised by the drivers were true and pledged to have them resolved.
19:00
19:00

Security Guard in Sheema Shoots Colleague Dead

Wakulira and Kule were guarding Ankole Coffee Producer's Cooperative Union located at Rushooroza cell Kabwohe Division, Sheema municipality.
18:15
18:15

Security Forces in Moroto Accused of Extortion, Torture Moroto municipality 1 1

On Wednesday, the forces comprising police and UPDF conducted a cordon and search operation within the municipality following complaints from residents about the resurgence of insecurity.
18:03
18:03

Four Inmates Escape from Ragem Prison in Pakwach 1 2

The incident happened on Tuesday evening shortly after a court session at Pakwach grade one magistrate's court.
17:47
17:47

Gov't to Continue Supporting Survivors as WHO Declares Uganda Ebola Free 1 1

According to Aceng, the Ministry of Health will continue managing the Ebola survivors through different survivor's clinics like Mubende and Kasanda districts and Entebbe municipality. She said that the ministry will provide treatment and psychosocial support through partners to uplift the well-being of the survivors.
17:39
17:39

Malaria, Ebola Co-infection Confused Us, Medics say as Gov’t Announces End of Outbreak Ministry of Health 1 3

Dr Henry Kyobe, who was the incident commander for the viral hemorrhagic fever that was first confirmed in September said that distinguishing malaria cases from Ebola was difficult to even experienced doctors as patients showed up with symptoms such as epigastric pain, joint pains and convulsions, usually associated with Malaria.
17:29
17:29

Police Disperses Residents from Demolishing Illegal Structures at Walukuba Health Center land 2 3

Kasim Mayemba, a resident in the area, says that there has been uncontrolled encroachment on Walukuba land for the past 10 years, under the watch of both political and technocrats, which sparked anger among concerned citizens.
17:17
17:17

Police Names Victims of Mob Action in Soroti Soroti district 1 Top story

According to Mwanga, they delayed to identify the mob victims since they burnt beyond recognition. “The only person we identified fast was Ayoo Robert because his identity card didn’t burn wholesomely. It’s actually from Ayoo that we were able to trace and identify the other victims”, Mwanga said.
17:08
17:08

Kasese Businesswoman Stabbed to Death

Safari Martin, the LC III Chairperson of Kasese Central Division, says that Torakye was stabbed severally by suspected thieves in her sitting room. Her niece managed to escape and made an alarm that attracted the neighbors.
17:01
17:01

After Three Years Delay, UNEB to Start Receiving Continuous Assessment Scores 1 2 Top story

Jennifer Kalule Musamba, the UNEB spokesperson, says with effect from term one of the new academic year, schools will be transmitting the continuous assessment scores using the UNEB portal.
16:54
16:54

Ntungamo District Council Approves UGX 5bn Supplementary Budget for Salaries

Grace Twinomugisha, the Secretary for Finance told the councilors on Wednesday that the supplementary budget follows a shortfall in the 2022/23 budget arising from the salary enhancement of science teachers that was effected in July 2022.
16:48
16:48

Absence of Research Funds at Lira University Irks Education Committee 2 6

While presenting the budget execution challenges in the current financial year, Tom Richard Atim, the Lira University Planning Manager noted the lack of Research and Innovation funds continues to challenge the institution.
16:37
16:37

Uganda Cranes to Play CHAN Without Two Crucial Players 2 1 Top story

Despite admitting that the absence of the two players is a major blow to the team, Micho is still confident that the available players have had enough time to prepare for the competition and can attempt to fill the gaps left by the two injured players.
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16:33

Primary School in Oyam Gets UGX 150M for Construction of Teachers Houses 5 3

The shortage of teacher accommodation forced the school to convert some classrooms and libraries into housing for its teaching staff.
15:25
15:25

Investigations of Former NSSF MD Will Not Affect Your Savings-Finance Minister   1 Top story

The NSSF Deputy Managing Director, Patrick Ayota, said that members are free to apply for their benefits as and when they need them as it has always been done and they will receive them in time.
14:43
14:43

Mukono Father Charged with Attempted Murder, Murder of His Children 1 2

According to Onyango, the suspect is under police protection to prevent him from escaping. He says police have preferred attempted murder and murder charges against the suspect.
14:12
14:12

Closure of Police Post Reawakens Fear of Horrific Murders in Bukomansimbi 1 3

According to Nsubuga, the area has not yet recovered from the 2018 horrific murders and robberies and wonders, why the police post was closed yet residents, secured financed its accommodation.
13:47
13:47

Arua Woman in Custody for Dumping Baby in a Pit Latrine 1

Preliminary reports indicate that the husband of the suspect denied the pregnancy which prompted her to induced labour and dump the baby in a pit latrine over fears of losing her marriage in case it was confirmed that the baby was for a different man.
13:31
13:31

Security Commanders in Karamoja Get Legal Guidance on Operations 1

Brig Gen Joseph Balikudembe, the 3rd Division Commander noted that the one-day seminar was timely and purposeful to help them improve on operational guidelines.
Jan 2023 33 results