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23:30
23:30

Museveni's Tax Waiver To Bujagali Questioned 1 Top story

But members of different civil society actors which include the African Institute for Energy Governance (AFIEGO) and 12 others in a statement said they were dismayed that President Museveni returned the Income Tax (Amendment) Bill 2023 to Parliament asking it to grant a one-year tax waiver to Bujagali Energy Limited (BEL).
19:37
19:37

10,000 Ugandan National IDS Confiscated From Foreigners 2 1 Top story

Most of those whose documents were confiscated were nationals from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria, Eritrea, Rwanda, Somalia, Ethiopia, and South Sudan.
16:55
16:55

Verification of Sureties' Documents Delays Bail for Murder Suspects Linked to Child Trafficking 2

The Prosecution led by State Attorney, Marion Ben Bella told the court that they need to verify the documents presented by the sureties for the accused persons.
16:29
16:29

FDC Elder’s Committee Report not worth the Paper it’s Written On–Besigye 4

Commenting about the report on Monday morning, Dr. Besigye said that the investigations ignored the key question that he raised with the party concerning the “dirty” money and instead sought to reconcile him with Nandala.
14:39
14:39

Court Orders Mental Assessment for Ex-Guantanamo Bay Prisoner Jamal Kiyemba Terrorism 2 2

The order was issued this morning by Justice Susan Okalany following a request by Kiyemba's lawyer Geoffrey Turyamusiima, who observed that his client did not seem to be in good mental capacity. He said that over time, he has noticed that Kiyemba's speech is uncoordinated.
14:39
14:39

Exam Code System Puzzles Repeaters as UBTEB Exams Start 2 3

Narasi Kambaho, the Principal Communications Officer of UBTEB, in a conversation with our reporter, revealed that the board recently implemented changes in the codes assigned to certain papers.
14:25
14:25

Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Pretrial on Terrorism Awaits Constitutional Court Decision Ebijambiya 1 2 Top story

He said that application has a great bearing on these proceedings and as such he has asked for an adjournment until that application is disposed off.
14:14
14:14

DCI Resumes Operations Against People Wearing Military Uniform Replica 1 1

The Uganda People's Defence Forces Act requires that members of the public refrain from wearing any items which may be perceived by authorities as military in nature. These include clothing items with camouflage patterns, khaki, plain army green, navy blue, and red clothing with accoutrements which may resemble military attire.
14:01
14:01

Cricket Assoc, Sky View Partner to Elevate Boys' Cricket Week 2023 3 1

This partnership with Sky View will inject a substantial contribution of at least 30 million shillings into the tournament, and to Mugume, it is a significant boost aimed at addressing past sponsorship challenges and elevating the overall quality of the event.
11:29
11:29

Herdsmen Occupy 10,000 Hectares of Lakang Sugar Factory Land, Gov`t Ranches 1

In 2017, the government surveyed the land and compensated the original landowners to pave the way for the proposed plantation of sugarcane and the establishment of a sugar factory by Madhavani Sugar Factory.
11:11
11:11

Kisoro Shooting: One Suspect Arrested

Dusabe, 34, a resident of Nyarurama village, Rutare parish, Chahi sub-county, was gunned down at around 11:30 PM on Saturday night.
10:44
10:44

School Director Killed During Attempted Robbery in Buyende District

Ngobi was killed alongside his friend Julius Kiirya with whom they jointly hatched a plan of hiring gunmen to surround the home of 70-year-old, Mutwaire Bamwegombye, a resident of Busiike village, in Buyende district and rob 'mercury' from him.
08:49
08:49

Elders Back Drafting of Constitution To Steer Acholi Cultural Institution Ker Kwaro Acholi 4 1

Okello, who is leading a team of leaders noted that a crisis meeting they convened recently came out with six key recommendations that need to be undertaken by the warring faction to ensure a peaceful end to the tension.
08:44
08:44

Mudoma Sworn in as Confirmed Inzu Yamasaba Cultural Leader 1

During the elections, Mudoma obtained 15 votes, while Wagabyalila received 10. The government gazetted Mudoma as the III Umukuka. Over the weekend, Mudoma was sworn in at Mbale district head offices by elders from the Masaba cultural institution.
08:32
08:32

Concerns Arise Over Deplorable State of Holy Family Hospital Nyapea Zombo District 3 1

Dr. Omara Jimmy, the medical director of Holy Family Nyapea, highlighted the deteriorating state of most buildings, which were constructed in 1950 and 1980 using materials like mud, leading to cracks on the walls and floor.
08:16
08:16

Mother, Daughter Arrested Over Murder in Nabilatuk Police in Nabilatuk 1

Michael Longole, the Mt. Moroto Regional Police Spokesperson, confirmed the arrest, stating that both the mother and daughter are assisting the police in their investigations.
07:56
07:56

Traditional Healer In Trouble For Allegedly Raping His Client 1

According to the victim, she was battling persistent headaches between January and May this year and decided to seek help from Wanzala after failing to manage the condition at different health facilities. Wanzala promised to heal her at Shillings 120,000.
07:42
07:42

Netball World Cup: Uganda Beats Hosts South Africa to Finish 5th 1 1

Facing a formidable South African team, against whom they had suffered a loss in the preliminary round, the She Cranes were well aware of the challenge ahead and displayed unwavering determination throughout the game.
07:32
07:32

Unidentified Assailants Kill Man in Kisoro 2

According to Elly Maate, the police spokesperson, armed individuals entered Dusabe's home and opened fire, resulting in severe injuries. Despite being rushed to Kisoro Hospital, Dusabe succumbed to excessive bleeding caused by bullet wounds.
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