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20:02
20:02

First International Collective Investment Scheme Launches in Uganda 5

“The pooling of money generally creates greater buying power so investors are able to invest in a wider range of investments than would be possible for most individual investors, while each investor in a fund owns units or shares which represent a part of a fund’s portfolio holdings,” says Standard Chartered.
19:47
19:47

WHO Seeks $2.54billion to Fund Countries Facing Health Emergencies

WHO said on Monday that they are currently responding to a number of emergencies including climate change related disasters, the war in Ukraine and and the health impact of conflict in Yemen, Afghanistan, Syria and northern Ethiopia.
19:07
19:07

New Details How Love Triangle Couple was Burnt to Death 1 1

On the day of the murder, Kaitesi allegedly called Arinda and told her that she had a birthday party and she needed her to be around. When she arrived, Kaitesi allegedly locked Arinda and Lukonge inside her bedroom and set it ablaze.
18:04
18:04

Deputy Speaker Home Attack: Police Officers Face Force Disciplinary Court 1

Police leadership has already set up a team of six police officers to try two police officers who were at Tayebwa’s home when the raid happened. One of the culprits has been identified as PC Daniel Waiswa and another Corporal.
17:33
17:33

Lamwo Barley Farmers Groan Under Transport Costs but Buyer is Unmoved 8 1

Dactus Ogiki, the Lamwo District Commercial Officer, who climbed Agoro hills to see the farms, said the price per kilogram is unfair, given the hardship they endure to transport the produce.
17:19
17:19

Court Martial Sentences two Cleaners to 4 years in Prison 1

According to the prosecution, on April 2019 Ssemivumbi and Safari robbed Vicent Kiberu of 2,300,000 Shillings and a techno phone. The prosecution also told the court the two robbed Justin Nassaazi of Shillings 8000 and a laptop bag containing clothes while she was driving motor vehicle number UBE 154N on the same date.
17:15
17:15

Final Verdict: Parliament Censures Lands Minister Namuganza censure motion 6 1

A total of 356 legislators out 529 in Parliament voted. Of the number, 348 voted in support meeting the threshold of 265 MPs needed to carry on the censure motion as provided for under Rule 109(13) of the Rule of Procedure and Article 118(1) of the Constitution.
17:00
17:00

Police Arrest 5 Notorious Robbers in Moroto 4 2

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto regional police spokesperson confirmed the arrest, saying that the operation was prompted by a public outcry about the burglaries and the attacks on the community. Micheal Longole, the Mt Moroto regional police spokesperson confirmed the arrest saying the criminal elements were arrested from their hiding ground in Acholi Inn village.
16:48
16:48

Butabika Defends Seclusion, Overuse of Chemicals in Patient Care Ministry of Health 4 1

Dr. Juliet Nakku, the Executive Director of the hospital told journalists at a press briefing on Monday that the treatment mechanisms employed by the hospital are guided by the mental health act, which was amended in 2019.
15:54
15:54

Reformed Anglican Church Gets New Clergy 3 2

Bishop Okunya says that the Church now comprises 27 parishes with 26 clergymen including five retired priests who accepted to serve in the new church.
15:15
15:15

52 CAOs Arrested Last Year Over Corruption 1 3

Kamya revealed this in the Ntungamo district during on-spot visits to health facilities where she sensitized the community on whistle-blowing against corruption.
13:59
13:59

Five Billion People Still at Risk of Trans Fat’s Devastating Health Impacts 1

Medics and nutritionists say that the human body does not need trans fats because eating them increases the risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity. Trans fat intake is responsible for up to 500, 000 premature deaths from coronary heart disease each year around the world.
13:46
13:46

Kagadi Man Arrested for Brutally Murdering Step Mother step son

Philemon Kisembo, the deceased’s husband, says that he was shocked when he received information that his son had attacked his stepmother.
13:03
13:03

Sub County Chief Faces Probe for Failing to Account for UGX 83m 1 2

The money had been allocated for the payment of councillors' allowances, the construction of a market road and the renovation of two primary schools. But an audit that was conducted shortly after Muriisa was transferred from the Sub County found that 83,600,000 Shillings was missing.
11:56
11:56

Nakasongola Man Arrested for Killing Wife, Daughter Domestic violence

The Nakasongola District Police Commander says that after the murder, the suspect dug two graves in a forest near his home and secretly buried the deceased there.
11:20
11:20

Mbarara City Authorities Reduce Market Rent Fees Following Vendors' Petitions 1 2

Richard Mugisha, the Deputy Mbarara City Clerk, says that they set up a committee comprising the Acting City Commercial Officer, Principal Revenue Officer, and the Senior Revenue Officer to among others handle the petitions from the vendors.
09:33
09:33

Kapelebyong Reviews Security Measures to Curb Theft in Health Facilities teso sub region 1

Emmanuel Opio, the Kapelebyong District Communications Officer says that the district security committee has resolved to keep most of the drugs meant for HC2s and HC3s at the district headquarters until the security situation is fully addressed. 48M. The facilities raided were Nyada HC2 in Kapelebyong sub- county, Angerepo HC2 and Ajeleik HC2- all located in Acowa Sub County.
09:16
09:16

Authorities Identify Suspected Smuggler Shot Dead by Rwandan Security Inside Uganda 2

According to Kamusiime, after days of investigations, Rwandan security authorities have finally come out to confirm that they indeed shot dead Turyahikayo.
08:13
08:13

Town Clerk, LC 3 Chairperson Under Investigations Over Missing UGX 95.81M 4 6

When contacted, Godfrey Nyakahuma, Kabale Resident District Commissioner confirmed that his office and the office of the Kabale District Internal Security Officer, Kigezi Regional Police Commander have received the complaint from the concerned whistleblower about the missing funds.
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