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20:38
20:38

Over 2000 In Mukono Graduate With Skills For Industry And Exports DIT 2

Those who were awarded were in a range of areas including hair styling, piggery, motor vehicle maintenance, tailoring, rabbit husbandry, coffee and poultry farming, bricklaying, renewable energy, soap production, juice processing, leather design, motorcycle maintenance, bookbinding, and photography.
20:32
20:32

Kampala Deploys First Ever Smart Pole Street Lights. 3 Top story

Kisaka added that the city's needs stand at approximately 40,000 streetlights, with only 6,000 active and about 75% functional. The magnitude of this gap is evident, and to bridge it, KCCA recognizes the importance of collaboration.
20:23
20:23

Senyonyi Asks EU To Push Museveni On Missing Persons corruption 4 1

Ssenyonyi’s who recently took over from Mathias Mpuuga made the call during a meeting between the shadow Cabinet and EU Ambassadors.
20:12
20:12

Denmark Pumps 361 Billion Shillings into Uganda Climate Change, Refugees Action 2

Part of the money is committed to supporting local companies to sustain and localize clean energy value chains especially away from the capital city.
19:45
19:45

UNEB Renews Call for Specialized Court to Handle Malpractice Cases 3 1

Over the years, UNEB has been expressing concerns about the slow court process hindering the fight against examination malpractice.
19:33
19:33

Education Ministry to Reverse Automatic Promotion Policy 1 4 Top story

Before the policy is reviewed, the minister emphasizes the need to provide a pathway of hope for those who have failed this year's examination. For instance, she that they can be assisted by repeating Primary Seven.
18:48
18:48

PLE Results; Number Of Absentee Candidates Drops To Lowest 3 1

During the examination release, Janet Kataaha Museveni, the Minister of Education and Sports, expressed her satisfaction that the negative trend of absentee candidates in PLE has been reversed. However, she acknowledged that the figure of over 12,000 absentee candidates is still substantial.
18:26
18:26

President Museveni Shuffles Five Special Forces Commanders 1

In today's changes released to the media by Col Deo Akiiki, the deputy UPDF Spokesperson, Col Allan Matsiko who has been director of intelligent in SFC has been assigned to superintend 303 Brigade
18:08
18:08

Ministry Of Agriculture Directed To Explain Livestock Quarantine In 32 Districts 1

Tayebwa directed the Minister in-charge of the Agriculture ministry to present a statement on Thursday, next week, explaining how long these districts have been under quarantine and how long they are anticipated to remain quarantined.
17:59
17:59

Lango Diocese Applauds Cecilia Ogwal For Constructing Churches 4 1

During a church service at St Augustine Barogole on Lira City, Bishop Professor Alfred Olwa of Lango Diocese informed mourners of how Atat Cecilia actively participated and supported construction of permanent churches and training of lay leaders in all spheres.
17:48
17:48

UIA Explains Industry Park Infrastructure Works Delays 1

Due to encroachers, underperforming contractors and faulty contracts as well as COVID-19 disruptions, among others, completion of works is now set for next year.
17:20
17:20

Judiciary Creates 18 New High Court Circuits, Restructure Old Ones Alfonse Owiny-Dollo 2

The Instrument also shows that the cases originating from Bukedea, Ngora and Kumi districts previously filed under the Soroti High Court Circuit shall be transferred to Kumi High Court Circuit; while the cases originating from Buvuma and Buikwe districts previously filed under the Mukono High Court Circuit shall be transferred to Lugazi High Court Circuit.
16:57
16:57

Masaka NUP Leaders Caucus Set To Resolve Internal Conflicts 1 2

Now Mathias Mpuuga Nsamba, the MP for Nyendo-Mukungwe division in Masaka City also the NUP Deputy President for Buganda region has called a closed retreat of all party leaders in the area, to deliberate and iron out the conflicts.
16:28
16:28

Nakasongola Speaker Protests ‘Selective Enforcement’ Of FMD Quarantine 2 2

In a letter dated 17th January 2024 from Dr. Anna Rose Adenum to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Nakasongola District, it was noted that the restriction followed the outbreak of the FMD in East Ward, Kigali LC 1, Kazwama Town Council, Nakasongola District. According to the letter, copy of which Uganda Radio Network (URN) has seen, the move as per the Animal Disease Act, Cap 38, followed a report which was made on 11th January 2024.
16:09
16:09

PLE 2023: Results Released As Maths, Science Pass Rates Rise 1 2 Top story

The results released by the examination body on Thursday afternoon show that more than 91.0 percent of the candidates which is 670.607 of total 736,931 of those who sat the examinations successfully passed science, achieving at least a Pass eight.
16:00
16:00

New Gov’t Assurances Committee Leadership Assumes Office 1

The Committee on Government Assurances and Implementation is one of the four Opposition led- Accountability Committees of Parliament established under Article 90 of the Constitution and rule 156 of the Parliament Rules of Procedure. The committee mandate is outlined under rule 179 and rule 180 and it is to record and scrutinize promises and undertakings given by the Minister, Prime Minister, President and Vice President in the House from time to time.
14:01
14:01

Lack Of Electricity Renders Rhino Camp Cotton Ginnery Idle 2 1

John Onenarach, the operations manager of Rhino Camp Cotton Ginnery explains that they have been running the facility using two diesel generators with a fuel consumption of 600 litres per eight hours which is very costly. He says the Ginnery needs 500 kVA power supply to successfully run the operations. According to the Onenarach, the lack of operations at the ginnery is just temporary and they are working around to ensure they resume operations.
12:49
12:49

A Student Who Died In Egyptian Police Cells Buried in Luwero 2 2

Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje the Muft of Uganda said arrest of a person is lawful but he should be prosecuted before the judge rather than dying under unclear circumstances in the Police cells.
12:43
12:43

Ugx 200M Neonatal Intensive Care Facility Excites Mothers In Luwero Luwero Hospital 3 5

Dr. Nakalema explains that with support from Adara Development Organization, the facility has received equipment that includes baby warmers, baby coats, oxygen concentrators, and incubators among other equipment to handle premature babies.
12:38
12:38

Court Orders DPP to Summon Witnesses in Besigye Case 1 2 Top story

The Prosecution led by State Attorney Allan Mucunguzi told the Court that they didn't have witnesses today. Mucunguzi said the witnesses are police officers who are on special duties and as such are unable to come and testify in this case
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