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Sep 2023 33 results
19:57
19:57

UPDF Officer Pinned for Insubordination 1

The prosecution stated that Maj. Kibuuka on or around the 9th day of April 2023 while at Zoka in Itirikwa Sub-county, Adjumani district undermined his supervisor, and Commanding Officer 71st Battalion and deployed troops without informing his Commanding officer contrary to section 36 of the UPDF Act number 7/2005.
18:51
18:51

Masaka City Leaders Petition Lands Ministry Over Falsification of Titles Masaka City Council 2

The petitioners who include Juliet Nakabuye Kakande, the Masaka City Woman MP, Nyendo-Mukungwe and Kimanya-Kabonera divisions Chairpersons, and other lower council leaders.
18:39
18:39

Zombo Struggles to Recover UGX 50M from Ghost Emyooga SACCO 2

Grace Atim, the deputy Resident District Commissioner (RDC) for Zombo explains that her office has directed the police to take action on the leadership of the disintegrated Okoro Constituency Emyooga Welders SACCO such that 17 million shillings that was embezzled by the apex leaders can be recovered.
18:38
18:38

Kasese Border Market Temporarily Closed Over Terror Threat Kasese market 2 1

The Deputy Resident District Commissioner-DRDC in-Charge of Bukonzo County, Lt. Maate Magwara said they have opted to close the market following terror alerts targeting the facility.
18:26
18:26

OPM Engineers Granted Bail 2

The two are Dathan Nuwagaba Kahima, the Project Engineering Officer and Pamela Besigye, the District Engineering Assistant all attached to the Development Response to Displacement Impact Project-DRDIP which is designed to address expanded development needs for refugees and the hosting communities.
18:11
18:11

UNEB Releases Examination Timetables, 1.2 Million Candidates Registered 1 4

Odong said that This year’s national examinations will commence on Friday, October 13, with the briefing of UCE candidates and run until November 17, 2023, while PLE will be conducted from November 7 to 9, 2023 and UACE, will be conducted from November 10 - December 1, 2023.
17:55
17:55

Government Signs Agreement for Final Loan Installment to Construct New Heart Facility 2

The loan which is extended to the country by the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) is meant to equip the institute whose construction has been budgeted to cost 73 million US Dollars.
17:46
17:46

Catholic Church Warns Faithful On Fake Bishops, Priest from West Africa 1 3 Top story

Canon 903 indicates that a priest can be permitted to celebrate even if the rector of the church, or area, does not know him, provided that either he presents a letter of introduction from his ordinary or superior, issued at least within the year, or it can be judged prudently that he is not impeded from celebrating.
17:39
17:39

Senior Police Officer Commits Suicide by Drowning

According to a statement recorded by his wife Sentina Obaro, Ojandu woke up this morning in a 'weird mood.' He appeared to have some problems but I couldn't understand what had really happened,” Abaro told detectives shortly after the incident at their home in Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District.
17:15
17:15

Supreme Court Upholds 18 Year Jail Sentence for Sebuwufu Pine Car Bond 1 Top story

In a decision delivered on Wednesday, a panel of five Supreme Court Justices Faith Mwondha, Professor Lillian Tibatemwa-Ekirikubinza , Percy Night Tuhaise , Mike Chibita and Stephen Musota has unanimously not found any reasons to tamper with the various sentences handed to Sebuwufu and three others that was handed to them by the Court of Appeal following the said murder .
16:59
16:59

EU Suggests Green Bonds for Africa Climate Response 4 1 Top story

Green bonds are emerging as possible options for climate change financing in countries to supplement public financing.
16:56
16:56

Details Emerge on Why AIP Ekwang Shot Wife to Death 1

The Child and Family Unit (CFPU), headed by Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Maureen Atuhaire, had summoned Ekwang through his duty station commander on Friday last week.
15:26
15:26

Two Siblings Arrested Over Brutal Murder of their Father suspects 1

Gertrude Kobusinge, the wife of the deceased, reported that her husband was attacked when he went outside to attend to nature's call.
15:15
15:15

"We Are Losing Climate Battle," Dr. Sultan Al Jaber UNFCCC 1 3 Top story

Dr. Al Jaber, who is the President of the upcoming UN Climate Change Conference (COP28) in Dubai said the world is struggling to reach the action required to limit global warming to 1.5°C.
14:42
14:42

EAC Troops’ Mandate in North Kivu Extended to December 4

Troops from Uganda, Kenya, South Sudan and Burundi were deployed in territories of Masisi, Rutshuru and Nyiragongo, North Kivu province in 2022 to occupy positions that had been conquered by the M23 Movement rebels after defeating the Armed Forces of Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC).
14:26
14:26

Road Accident Claims 8 Lives in Kakumiro market vendors 5

The accident happened at around 9 p.m. on Tuesday in Kyabasegu village, Kisengwe sub-county when the truck, loaded with over 70 passengers, lost control in a sharp corner, swerved off the road and overturned several times, killing eight people on the spot.
12:44
12:44

Fuel Tanker Burst into Flames along Lira- Soroti Road 2 4

Thomas Ogwal Ochol, a Catechist of St. Philips Church of Uganda Gwengabara where the accident happened, says that they managed to secure church properties and ensured that no one got caught in the fire.
12:21
12:21

Judiciary Has No Space for the Corrupt-Deputy Chief Justice 2

“As you work you are being assessed by the lawyers, the litigants, and other members of the public. They know which Judicial Officer comes late, takes bribes, or is habitually drunk. There are Judicial Officers who are known for their hard work, good stakeholder engagement, and honesty. Kindly be this judicial officer," he said.
11:54
11:54

Hailstorm Destroys Crops, Houses In Agago 5 2

Joel Otto, the LCI of Oloko Ki Winyo in Lumule Ward, says they were still moving in all the gardens to register affected farmers and get the exact extent of the destruction.
11:20
11:20

Isingiro Farmers, Lawyer Threaten Lawsuit Over Unauthorized Road Tolls 2 4

Mufakinanye explains that he has witnessed the loss of Matooke traders due to the unauthorized road tolls in the district. The road tolls are used to collect money from traders dealing in Matooke, sand, hardcore stones, and cow dung manure.
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