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17:04
17:04

Rwakafuuzi Asks Court to Release Re-Arrested Kaweesi Murder Suspects 1 1

Rwakafuuzi demanded to know the whereabouts of his clients, saying that he had not heard their names on the roll call Justice Komuhangi had read.
16:40
16:40

NITA-Uganda Cuts Internet Costs by Half 1 4

NITA-U's started offering internet services in 2013 primarily to government entities and offices. However, along the way the agency, expanded its services to encompass the private sector and special interest groups like innovation hubs, education institutions and Wi-Fi hotspots.
16:27
16:27

Fresh Verification of Pastoralists Kicks Off in Acholi 1

The verification exercise commenced in Atiak Town Council, Amuru District where the committee members met over 35 pastoralists operating in the area. They were tasked to produce documents on land acquisition, and compliance with set policies from the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industries and Fisheries (MAAIF), and the National Agricultural Research Organization-NARO.
15:45
15:45

Uganda Wilflife Authority Arrested 2,837 Poachers in 2022 4 2

In addition, 26,578 assorted poaching implements that include spears, arrows, panga's, hunting nets and guns among others were recovered, alongside 46,515 assorted wildlife products that include skins, meat and teeth.
14:17
14:17

Uganda Gazelles Seek Quarterfinal Spot in Afrobasket Clash with DR Congo 2 1

The Gazelles who started the tournament with a loss, displayed resilience and finished second in Group C with a 1-1 record, stunning 11-time winners Senegal with an 85-83 win after a tough 66-80 defeat against Mali in their opener.
13:59
13:59

Gulu City Council Creates One-Way Streets to Regulate Traffic 1

Christo Balmoi Omara, the Gulu City Engineer says that owing to the narrow design of the roads within the city, the city council felt compelled to create some of the streets as one-way and also regulate parking.
13:05
13:05

Ugandan Troops Safely Dispose of Abandoned Explosives in North Kivu, DRC 3 2

Captain Hassan Ahmed Kato, the spokesperson for the Ugandan troops contingent, explained that the explosives were collected from various plantations, fields, and bushes within the villages of Mabenga.
12:34
12:34

Onduparaka Unveils Okhuti As Head Coach As They Seek Return to UPL

Godfrey Drabe, the marketing and public relations officer for the club explains that they expect the new head coach to steer the club back to the top flight Start times Uganda premier league as soon as possible.
12:27
12:27

Aswa Region Police Command Zone Split for Effective Policing 1 1 Top story

David Ongom Mudong, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says that the reorganization was driven by a commitment to enhance the delivery of law enforcement services and bring policing closer to the communities.
09:49
09:49

IGG Gives Multiplex Two Months To Complete Mbarara City Roads 5 2 Top story

Originally scheduled to be completed by April last year, the road works faced multiple extensions due to justifiable reasons provided by the contractor. However, the latest extension until March 28th has expired, leading to the contract being subject to liquidation damages.
09:45
09:45

Five People Arrested for Killing Couple in Mubende Land Dispute

According to Kawala, the motive behind the murder has been identified as a long-standing land dispute, specifically involving an eight-square mile piece of land situated in Kilwanyi village.
09:39
09:39

Reforestation to Support Refugees Underway in Terego 1 3

The forest is restored with up to 27,500 Tectona Grandis hard wood trees, also known as Teak. The refugees are employed to weed in the plantation, and are also allowed to plant their food crops within the mushrooming forest.
09:37
09:37

Equity Movement Calls for Community Sensitization on Land Rights in Karamoja 1

Dr Doreen Kobusingye, the co-principal investigator at LEMU says that it is never too late to organize the communities and empower them with legal approaches to protecting their land and avert those who seek to exploit people and their environment.
09:31
09:31

Counter-Terrorism Police Arrest Suspected Bomb Maker 1

Fred Enanga, the Uganda Police Spokesperson, stated that Mugabi was found in possession of a bomb and other bomb-making materials in his house.
09:03
09:03

Bukomansimbi Teachers Petition Parliament Over Welfare, Unfair Recruitment Process 2

The petition specifically requests Parliament to instruct the Education Service Commission to prioritize teachers who have volunteered their services in government schools, rather than displacing them with new entrants during recruitment.
08:41
08:41

Prevail Over Child Marriages, Archbishop Urges Teso Parents 3

In his sermon, the Archbishop urged parents not to allow young girls to be forced into early marriages for the sake of dowry prices, even in the face of high poverty levels in the region.
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07:56

Policeman Pins Man for Plotting To Kill Wife

Friday Musoke and his girlfriend Enid Kanyonyozi, both residents of Bombo 21 miles zone in Bombo town council appeared before Luwero Chief Magistrate, Mariam Nalugya Ssemwanga on Tuesday for conspiring to kill Lilian Namboowa, a mother of four children.
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