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22:27
22:27

Uganda Can Export IT to Europe - Romanian Experts 4

Romania is offering to give both technical and market linkage support, while Uganda should be be able to develop it products for the market. NITA-U Executive Director, Hatwib Mukasa says Romania’s partnership with Uganda will open up the foreign market for Ugandan IT innovators or developers in Europe because it its status as a hub of innovation in Europe.
22:17
22:17

Budaka Registers High Malaria Cases Despite Indoor Residual Spraying 3 1

Dr. Erisa Mulwani, the Budaka District Health Officer says that Kadeluna, Liama and Mugiti sub-counties have the highest cases of malaria with a positivity rate of 80%.
21:49
21:49

Court Halts Re-Opening of Old Taxi Park 1 Top story

The Deputy Court Registrar, Janeva Natukunda issued the interim injunction following an application filed by five companies claiming part of the old taxi park. Court has set November 8th, 2021 to hear the main petition.
21:29
21:29

Uganda Receives Over Ten Million Doses of Polio Vaccines 2 2

Dr. Yonas Tegegn Woldemariam, the WHO Representative in Uganda is convinced that Uganda will meet the target of ten million children within three days based on its past polio vaccination record. Tegegn however hopes that the exercise will not disrupt or be disrupted by the ongoing Covid-19 mass vaccination campaign.
20:53
20:53

Man Surrenders to Police After Killing Neighbour domestic wrangle

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that Lotyang run away after the attack but today he handed himself to Nakasongola Central Police Station where he was detained and a charge of murder preferred against him.
20:32
20:32

Blast Injures Three Children in Agago 1

The Sub-County LC III Chairperson, Simon Oromakecha identifies the minors as Charles Samuel Okidi, Sam Onyango and John Oloya, all below 12-years of age. He says that three children are receiving treatment at Dr. Ambrosali Hospital Kalongo in Kalongo Town Council.
20:02
20:02

Vendors of Roasted Chicken in Wandegeya in Fear Over Eviction 8 1

Fred Mayanja, one of the vendors who has been roasting chicken in the market since 2015, says that Kalema, who claims to own the space they operate from, keeps threatening to evict them for declining to pay monthly dues.
19:22
19:22

Uganda Receives More 700,000 Sinovac COVID-19 Vaccines 1 3

The Chinese ambassador to Uganda, Zhang Lizhong handed the second batch of the Chinese vaccines to the National Medical Stores-NMS in Entebbe municipality on Tuesday. He said the donation brings to 1million, the number of Sinovac vaccines donated to Uganda.
19:04
19:04

New 'Know Your Customer' Platform Targets Banks for Financing Continental Trade 5 1

Fahad Ssensuwa, the Africa EXIM bank lead person in East Africa, says the initiative, among other objectives, wanted to bring back international financing institutions that had left the African continent on grounds that it was hard and expensive to get information from the businesses in Africa.
18:35
18:35

Kamuli Engineer Arrested Over Graft council 1

It is reported that councilors resolved to construct a moderate administrative block worth 347 Million Shillings and on release of the funds, construction works were sanctioned, but construction works have never exceeded window level for some unidentified reasons.
18:15
18:15

Interviews for EAC Jobs Postponed After Uganda's Protest EALA MPs 1

The Secretariat early this year advertised over 50 jobs attracting more than 15,000 applications. However there have been concerns especially from the Ugandan side over unequal distribution of the jobs among the six member states of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, South Sudan, Rwanda and Burundi.
17:53
17:53

Uganda Cranes Coach Found Guilty of Sexual Assault Coach Micho 1 Top story

Micho who returned to Uganda in July this year for his second spell was tried today in the Gqeberha Regional Court, South Africa and he was found guilty of two offences. He had appeared at the New Brighton Magistrates Court on the same charges in December 2020
17:27
17:27

Veterans in Kigezi Protest Non Payment of Gratuity 7 3

Lieutenant Colonel Charles Tebarura, the chairperson for Kabale District Guarantee Veterans Association says that out of over 200 members under the association, about 140 have not received their pension and gratuity.
17:13
17:13

Kamwenge Accident Claims Two, 3 Critically Injured 2

A salon operator and one of the occupants, whose identities have not yet been established, have died on the spot
16:52
16:52

PWDs Want 50% NSSF Midterm Access at 40 Parliament 1 3

The bill which had been passed by the 10th parliament allowed persons with disabilities access to 75 per cent of accrued benefits after a year with no job, and granted access to 20 per cent of accrued benefits to the other savers who clock 45 or those who have saved for at least 10 years.
16:44
16:44

Floods Cut Off Six Villages in Agago District 3

The rains have submerged feeder roads and major bridges in the area leaving residents struggling to access social services.
15:56
15:56

West Nile Tobacco Farmers Protest Delayed Payment of UGX 9.7 Billion 4 3

Bayo, who is demanding Shillings 4.5m for the tobacco leaf he supplied to the company, said it is unfortunate that the government is only talking about the farmers in Bunyoro region leaving them out.
15:19
15:19

Police Impound Stolen Vehicle At Malaba Border 2

Moses Johnson Mugwe, the Bukedi South Region police spokesperson, says that they received information from police headquarters in Kampala about a stolen car that was heading towards the Malaba border.
15:17
15:17

Doctors Can Determine Patients Who Will Get Severe Forms of COVID-19 1 3 Top story

Dr Hakim Sendagire, a microbiologist based at the Makerere University College of Health Sciences told URN in an interview on Tuesday morning that they have studied five laboratory tests that can be used to determine the chances of one developing critical illness and when it is right to introduce certain treatments since some COVID positives may not require any form of medicines.
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