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19:55
19:55

Former Ankole Diocese Bishop Dies At 78 Church Of Uganda 1

He has been a Senior Presidential Advisor on South Western Uganda and served on several boards.
16:37
16:37

Seven Terror Suspects opt for Plea Bargaining 3 Top story

The accused persons now including a 75 year old Sekiti who was brought to court on support of prison officers looking to be too sickly or because of old age have now been taken back to prison on remand.
16:26
16:26

Masaka City, District Leaders Petition Parliament Over Assests Masaka City Council 1 3

In the two conflicting petitions submitted to the Parliament Committee on Local Government and Public Service, the leaders indicate that they are operating in uncertainty over a protracted dispute on the management of physical assets in their areas.
16:18
16:18

Kisoro Man Gets Life Sentence For Brutal Family Murders

In his judgment, Justice Samuel Emokor noted that Ndikumukiza pleaded guilty to the charges and described him as an evil individual who should not be granted the privilege of enjoying life outside prison.
15:40
15:40

Zirobwe Charcoal Dealer Stabbed to Death

Yuda Kyagayadde a resident of Wabitungulu village and charcoal dealer in Zirobwe town council has been found killed at a farm.
15:11
15:11

Court Staff, Judicial Officers Tipped On Customer Care Robert Mukanza 2

According to the head of Anti-Corruption Court Lawrence Gidudu, customers are the reason every business exits and so are the courts of law.
14:53
14:53

Communities Tasked to Join fight Against Degradation of Water Catchment Points. leaders 1 6

Speaking during a comprehensive situation assessment and preparation of Albert water management zone-AWMZ strategy and action plan in Hoima city today, Edward Martin Rwarinda, the acting Assistant commissioner in the ministry of water and Environment says local communities are not being sensitized, mobilized and engaged enough in the fight against environmental degradation yet the vice continues to persist despite the various interventions.
14:38
14:38

She Cranes Coach has no Contract-Minister Ogwang 1

According to Ogwang, Mugerwa has not held an official contract with the Netball Federation since his return to lead the national team.
14:24
14:24

Airtel Uganda to List On Stock Market 1 3

Nishant Mohan, Airtel Finance Director said the Initial Public Offer, which should happen by the 16th of December this year, will give Ugandans preferential treatment.
13:48
13:48

UNRA Rolls Out Road Safety Campaign in Koboko 3 1

Simpson Muguma, the Maintenance Technician at UNRA's Arua Office, explains that the campaign will identify spots in Koboko's central business district for new zebra crossings and address issues like broken drainage covers on roads.
13:35
13:35

Mukula Calls for More Boxing Funding, asks Pugilists to Remain Focused 1 4

The performance of the Ugandan team showcased a significant improvement from the previous edition, where only two Ugandans had managed to secure bronze medals, placing Uganda in the overall 15th position, tied with Guinea.
12:19
12:19

Manafwa Accident: Police Confirm Death of Pupil

According to Michael Kananura, the Public Relations Officer for Traffic & Road Safety in the Uganda Police Force, Naminayi was killed on the spot while 117 other pupils escaped with injuries.
12:18
12:18

Kraal Based Education Draws Mixed Reactions from Karamoja Leaders karamoja insecurity 3 1 Top story

The schools have been created in each kraal across Kotido district and it has attracted hundreds of learners, especially the herders who study in the morning hours and they spend the remaining time to rear their cattle. Paul Lomanio, the former LC5 Kotido who is the programs overseer said that they have established twelve schools in every kraal with the total enrolment of over 400 learners aged between 6 years and 17 years old.
10:46
10:46

Sande Wins Bronze At Commonwealth Youth Games 1

The 16–year- old athlete ended the race in a time of 3:39.66 microseconds finishing behind Kenya’s Andrey Kiptoo Alamisi who crossed the finishing line in 3:38.12 microseconds while another Kenyan Julius Kipkirui won the race in the time of 3:37.66.
10:44
10:44

Opposition MPs Demand Fresh Navigation Survey of Water Bodies to Avert Tragedies 3 1

Uganda last conducted a navigation survey of lakes in 1900 during the colonial administration.
10:10
10:10

African Leaders Push for Ban on Unprocessed Coffee Exports 1 6

All participants at the summit, unanimously emphasized that for Africa to capitalize on the lucrative coffee industry, the continent's producing nations must assume control and dominance within the market.
09:57
09:57

Ochola Secures Deal for Subsidized Treatment for Police Officers 1

While the specific reason behind the IGP's initiative for specialized treatment for police officers remains undisclosed, reports suggest that some senior police personnel have incurred significant expenses in India, with treatments costing up to Shillings 160 million.
09:41
09:41

COSASE Probes NAADS Officials for Diverting UGX7Bn Expenditure budget. 1

There officials led the Executive Director, Samuel Mugasi on Tuesday meeting the legislators to answer queries raised by the Auditor General in a report for the FY that ended 30 June 2022 which implicated them for spending the said funds on domestic arrears that were not in the budget.
09:00
09:00

Safety, Cost Concerns Still Limiting Uptake of Mobile Banking by Uganda 5

Speaking ahead of the conference, Richard Yego, MTN Mobile Money Uganda Managing Director said Shillings 4 billion was withdrawn from banks to the mobile wallet last year as opposed to Shillings 2.6 billion deposited from the wallet to the bank.
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