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18:00
18:00

CHIFCOD Management Dispute: Great Lakes University Closed 2 7

On Tuesday, Ambrose Mwesigye Amanyire alias Blackman, the Kanungu Resident District Commissioner told URN that security has closed the university temporality. He says they took the decision owing to the hostility between the two warring factions.
17:42
17:42

Ugandan Footballer in Earthquake-Hit Turkish City Turkey Earthquake 2

By Tuesday afternoon, there was no news about Nantumbwe at the Foreign Affairs Ministry in Kampala, which said it was in contact with the Ugandan embassy in Ankara. There was no statement from Nantumbwe's club either.
17:41
17:41

Bishop Jjumba Orders Compulsory School Feeding Masaka diocese 1 2

Bishop Jjumba says his administration will not tolerate parents who fail to provide food for their children while at school.
17:28
17:28

Assailants Hack Kiryandongo Man to Death body

Kennedy Basirima, the Kitingozi LC I Chairperson told Uganda Radio network in an interview on Tuesday morning that the deceased’s children went to check on him on Monday after waiting for him to wake up in vain.
17:22
17:22

Pastor Kayanja’s Acaricide Adulterated with Banned Chemicals-NDA 1

According to Abiaz Rwamwiri, NDA’s Public Relations Officer, the product is laced with diazinon, a highly concentrated fumigant used to kill bedbugs, bats, and termites.
17:18
17:18

Luwero Muslims Hunt UGX 200M for Inauguration of Kadhi 1 4

According to the draft budget, the funds will cater for meals, drinks, entertainment, and tents among others items for 10,000 expected guests. He says that they intend to raise money from Muslims through their mosques, local leaders, and other well-wishers.
16:02
16:02

Security, URA Arrest 20 over Illegal Sale of Fuel in West Nile 3 1

According to data from Uganda Revenue Authority, at least 9,600 liters of fuel are smuggled into Uganda through the porous borders every day, which makes the country lose an estimated UGX 5 billion annually.
15:37
15:37

Uganda Ends UN Human Rights Office Mandate ohchr 1 Top story

The office was in the spotlight in the aftermath of the 2021 general election when military and police personnel clashed with a team of supporters of the National Unity Platform –NUP who were presenting a petition to the office over human rights violations in the country. Several journalists were beaten and injured during the scuffle that ensued.
15:13
15:13

NUP to Back Alaso in Serere County By-Election 1 4

Speaking at a media briefing on Tuesday, the NUP Spokesperson Joel Ssenyonyi said that while two party members, Jerry Okello, and Joel Obore, expressed interest in carrying the NUP flag during the election, they unanimously decided to put their support behind Alaso
15:02
15:02

25 Years Later, W.Nile Kony War Victims Remain Uncompensated 3 3

The Chairperson West Nile Kony War Victims Association said that after all their efforts including talking to President Museveni on phone have been frustrated, they have resolved to vote against all NRM Candidates in the next elections.
14:52
14:52

Lack of Funds Cripple Recovery of YLP Loans in Gulu 3 1

The Youth Livelihood Programme Focal point person for Gulu District Andrew Onen says the district last made a recovery of the money from the various youth groups in 2018 citing financial challenges.
14:39
14:39

School Merges Four Classes to Refurbish Dilapidated Buildings 2 2

The school had three classroom blocks. However, two of them were razed by stormy rains during the COVID-19 lockdown forcing the municipal authority to cordon off the main block which was in a dilapidated state without doors and windows, and with a roof that was on the verge of collapsing.
14:12
14:12

School Whose Learners Missed Maths PLE Paper Closed over Accumulated Loans pupils 1

The same school came under fire in November 2022 when 23 candidates missed writing the mathematics paper on November 8, 2022, after they arrived late.
14:06
14:06

Two Suspected Cattle Thieves Lynched in Bugweri

Eleven cows, 16 goats and an unspecified number of chicken were stolen from Buwunga village during the month of January 2023 alone, which has since bred intolerance among community members
11:26
11:26

Vendors Demand Audit of Mbarara Central Market SACCO 1

Emmanuel Muhumuza, chairperson of the Mbarara Central Market Association says they have not had an annual general meeting for nine years.
11:14
11:14

Enough is Enough, say Acholi Legislators on Land Conflicts and Misuse Aswa Ranch 1 3

Tony Awany, the Nwoya County Member of Parliament says the conference is expected to generate ideas that will help in guiding the district councils in the region in regard to sustainable land management in Acholi Sub-region.
11:09
11:09

23 Passengers Injured in Link Bus Accident 1

The passengers were injured around 2:00 am when a bus belonging to Link Bus Company registration number UBF 967K lost control and overturned. The bus was coming from Bwera in Kasese district and heading to Kampala.
09:59
09:59

Moroto Leaders Demand Reinstatement of Vigilantes leaders in Moroto 1 4

The leaders argue that the communities have continued losing cattle to suspected raiders and little is done to rescue the situation.
09:26
09:26

Settlers on Bulambuli Resettlement Land Protest Eviction Notice 1 2

Michael Wabona, the LCI Chairperson of Mabale village, explains that the RDC held a meeting with the affected residents from the two villages last week and ordered them to vacate the land before the end of this week and return to their areas of origin.
08:50
08:50

Kyotera Families Resilient to EACOP Compensation Fees Despite Revaluation 1 3

Cosma Yiga, one of the Project Affected Persons-PAPs notes that despite the reevaluation exercise in which they were given a 34 percent increment on the initial compensation rates, they are still discontented and unwilling to forfeit their properties to the project.
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