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May 2019 16 results
20:53
20:53

Mao Blasts FDC As IPOD Summit Begins 3 1

Like in the first summit, FDC has participated at council level but refused to attend the summit. Mao said at the opening of the IPOD summit on Monday Evening at Protea hotel in Entebbe that those snubbing.
19:14
19:14

Two Gulu Pilgrims Discontinued from Namugongo Pilgrimage Archdiocese of Gulu 2 1

Florence Lamunu Komakech, one of the leaders of the foot pilgrims says Gena was discontinued after suffering epileptic seizures after covering about 26 Kilometers of the 332-kilometre journey while George Obwona was discontinued after engaging in dry fasting without food or water for many days.
19:00
19:00

50-year-old Commits Suicide after Domestic Brawl village 1 1

The two reportedly had a heated argument over four million Shillings which the deceased’s wife, Hajara Nakisinge is said to have stolen. They have reportedly been bickering for several months over the money until the latest incident which left the wife and the child with severe injuries.
18:17
18:17

Four More Bodies Retrieved from Lake Albert Lake Albert waters 2 2

Deo Obura, the Albertine regional police commander says that the search will continue until all the remaining missing bodies are recovered from the lake. The retrieved bodies are for five men and four women.
17:13
17:13

Namugongo Joint Security Team Formed 1

The team is comprised of commanders drawn from Police Counterterrorism Unit (CT), Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF), Special Forces Command (SFC), Internal Security Organization (ISO), Criminal Investigation Directorate (CID), Crime Intelligence Unit (CI), Traffic Police and Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI).
17:12
17:12

IPOD Delegates Angered by Museveni’s Delayed Arrival 1 1

Uganda Radio Network has learnt that Museveni, who had earlier this morning travelled back from West Nile, was scheduled to attend a cabinet meeting at State House Entebbe, before joining the summit. He had not turned up by 5 p.m.
16:49
16:49

MPs Turn Away URA Officials over UGX 100bn for Digital Stamps URA Digital stamps 8

The digital stamps are part of the additional budget proposed in financial year 2019/2020 that has been submitted to the budget committee.
15:55
15:55

Police Constable Murder Suspects Released on Bond

UPDF and Internal Security Organisation (ISO) operatives arrested Gideon Mbirire on March 21 for allegedly hiring out guns to robbers.
15:10
15:10

Bushenyi Municipal Authorities on the Spot over Uncollected Garbage 2 1

Christopher Ayebare a resident of Bushenyi says that the failure by the authorities to collect garbage is a clear indication that they are not serious. He says that the authorities always come up and demand for revenue but are slow when it comes to service delivery.
14:47
14:47

Ssebulime Murder: Police say Nantaba’s Statement Was Lousy 2

Ssebulime was arrested, handcuffed and shot dead on March 24, by officers on a Police Patrol Vehicle that responded to an alarm by Nantaba that she was being trailed. Later, Nantaba accused police of concealing information about a syndicate to which Ssebulime belonged and that his shooting was a ploy to hide evidence about a clear threat to her life.
13:42
13:42

Museveni’s Absence Delays Start of IPOD Summit Political Parties 1

The IPOD summit brings together political parties’ leaders and the council, a forum of Secretary Generals of political parties, with representation in Parliament.
13:30
13:30

Five Bodies Retrieved from Lake Albert Lake Albert waters 1 1

The bodies were retrieved on Monday after the search operation kicked off at 11AM by marine police operatives and the local fishermen.
11:17
11:17

Jinja District Khadi Dead deceased 1

According to Ismael Kabuye, an Imam at Taquwa Mosque Katega aged 69 died on Sunday night at Islamic health centre along Gabula road in Jinja town.
11:02
11:02

Youth, Elders Seek Presidential Pardon over Arua Chaos 2 2

Elders, mainly from Ayivu, Arua Ghetto youths and the Woman MP Arua Maureen Osoru have called for a new relationship with the presidency saying that majority of the population in Arua was against acts of hooliganism that transpired at the time.
07:54
07:54

Kasese District Excavator Finally Retrieved from River Mubuku 2 1

The excavator registration number UG 1885S got stuck in the river Mubuku in May 2018 when it was desilting the river.
07:16
07:16

Lake Albert Boat Accident Survivors Narrate Ordeal Lake Albert waters 4

Zawadi Rundi, 20, a survivor says that the boat started losing balance immediately after take-off but many of the occupants thought it was a normal occurrence on the lake.
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