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18:29
18:29

Agago District Gets UGX 500m Water Project 6

During the groundbreaking ceremony which took place at Lela Kabala Central village, in Kuywee Sub County, Ben Ocan the chairperson LC 3, said 40 out of the 81 villages in the sub-county are without clean water, while 14 boreholes require rehabilitation.
18:21
18:21

Private Hospitals Drowning in Unpaid Debts- UHF 3

Speaking to URN in an interview on Thursday, Grace Kiwanuka UHF’s Executive Director said several of their members are grappling with millions of unpaid debt by patients with no streamlined repayment mechanism.
16:53
16:53

898 Cattle Farms Found in Northern Uganda 7

Kwiyocwiny says there are between 100-800 herds of cattle on each of the farms, being shepherded by between five and six. This implies that there are a minimum of 89,000 animals on the farms and 5,300 cattle keepers.
16:42
16:42

Man Sets Ablaze Mother's House over Land Dispute

Amos Opio, a resident of Kabuki village, in Malongo sub county, in Mayuge district, locked his mother Florence Asio, aged 70 years inside her bedroom on Thursday and torched the house, before fleeing.
16:22
16:22

Northern Uganda Tasked to Front Candidate for FDC Party President 6 2

Jamal Abudhala Wante, the Interim coordinator for Nandala Mafabi and Patrick Oboi Amuriat (POA) 2026 who is also the Chairperson FDC in Namutumba district explained that Lango had credible people who can lead the party.
15:20
15:20

Cranes Striker Okwi to Miss Niger Match Over Injury 1 1

With the absence of Okwi Uganda Cranes' hopes are on Fahad Bayo, Milton Karisa, Richard Basangwa, and a currently out-of-form Faruku Miya.
14:58
14:58

Karamojong Raids: Compensation to Cost UGX 1 Trillion 4

According to Kwiyocwiny, the one trillion will cover lost lives, injuries, looted and unrecovered animals, and iron sheets for houses torched.
14:40
14:40

Court Extends Warrant of Arrest Against Former UNBS Director Charles Masekuura 1

The warrant of arrest earlier issued on August 8th 2023 was extended by the Chief Magistrate Joan Aciro to September 28th 2023 requiring police to arrest Ebiru immediately upon sight and force him to come and be charged.
14:16
14:16

Why LRA Leader, Son Parted Ways State House Entebbe 1 4 Top story

Speaking to Uganda Radio Network in an exclusive interview Wednesday in Gulu City, Ali revealed that his father had become a threat to his life and her mother prompting his escape.
12:02
12:02

Teacher Jailed 8 Years for Defiling I6-Year-Old Pupil 1

Prosecution also told the court that Atiku confined the girl for about four days at his residence by means of deception for the purpose of sexual exploitation.
11:47
11:47

Nabbanja Questions Delayed Completion of Luwero Hospital, District Administration Blocks 2 4

In 2011/12, Luwero district with support from the Ministry of Health also embarked on the construction of a 100-bed ward at Luwero hospital at 7.2 billion shillings. The district has so far injected 2.5 billion shillings and two out of five floors have been completed
11:41
11:41

NFA Backtracks On Distribution of 6,000 Bags of Impounded Charcoal 3 1

John Giribo, the Aswa River Range Acting manager for the NFA, however, told URN on Thursday that they are now going to rely on the court order which clearly states that the impounded charcoal should be auctioned.
11:35
11:35

Court Orders for DNA Test on Baby Retained By Roswell Hospital Rosewell Hospital 1 2

When Aturinde told court that she cannot identify the baby, court ordered for a DNA test to ascertain paternity. According to Nambayo, the Hospital will meet the costs of the tests.
10:32
10:32

West Nile Yet to Benefit from Agricultural Credit Facility Bank of Uganda 1 3

Caesar Draecabo, the chairperson for Uganda Chamber of Commerce Arua city notes that farmers in the region have been denied opportunities to venture into commercial agriculture due to failure to secure the affordable loans under the Agricultural Credit Facility financing.
08:31
08:31

Businessman Remanded for Defrauding Kenyan UGX 1.3b 1

Elijah Martin Rusoke commonly known as Albert Kamugisha was on Wednesday arraigned before City Hall Court and charged with two counts of obtaining money by false pretense and conspiracy to commit a felony.
08:16
08:16

Elections Not Enough to Cause Change-Kyagulanyi 1

The NUP President said there is no time left for the opposition to get organized and cause change.
07:58
07:58

Gov't Urged to Operate Micro-Irrigation Program as Farmers Grant 2

Apollo Mugume, the Kyotera Resident District Commissioner says the use of irrigation technologies is still a new idea among the majority of farmers; hence, they have not yet given it the priority it deserves.
07:41
07:41

Nabakooba Halts Opening of Boundaries on Disputed Land in Luwero 5 1

Judith Nabakooba, the Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development said that preliminary investigations indicate that some of the land titles were illegally issued by Luwero District Board and they should take necessary steps to cancel them.
07:25
07:25

Seven Killed in Anti MONUSCO Protests in Goma 2 1

Protests on Wednesday happened specifically in areas of Kyeshero, Ndosho, Himbi, Katoyi, Kasika, among others in Nyabushongo district, Goma City.
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