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21:11
21:11

Uganda Humbles Burundi 6-0 To Storm Cecafa U-15 Cup Final Abasi Kyeyune 1 1 Top story

After the 6-0 victory coach Jackson Magera’s team has now netted a record 19 goals without conceding.
21:06
21:06

Police Hunt for Mao's Missing Son 1 Top story

The Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says Nicholas left his father’s home and has since not returned home. “We are investigating the disappearance of Mao Nicholas Hope aged 19 years, a student of Vienna College, son to Democratic Party President, Mr. Norbert Mao. He left home on 26/8/2019 and he has not returned,” Onyango said.
20:54
20:54

Dozens Displaced after Fresh Bulambuli Landslides bududa landslide 3 Top story

John Magomu Maleza, the LC III chairperson Bulaago Sub County, says several people in his area are homeless. He says some of the homes were washed away by the landslides while others had their roofs blown off by heavy winds.
19:58
19:58

Kagadi Man Wanted for Hacking Wife, Child to Death murder 1

Romeo Ojara, the Kagadi District Police Commander-DPC, told Uganda Radio Network that Sewante hacked his wife Florence Kyalisiima and their nine- month-old child, Rose Mary Mukadde to death at around 10pm on Tuesday evening for unknown reason.
19:50
19:50

Public Health Experts Call for Return of Fika Salama UGanda Police Force

Paschal Kaganda Nyendo, a researcher based at the Makerere University School of Public Health says that when the operation was being implemented, the number of deaths from accidents along the road reduced by 83%.
19:06
19:06

KCCA Summons Musisi, Four Others Over Exorbitant Legal Fees 3 1 Top story

Jehoash Sendega is needed to explain how KCCA suffered such costs when he was the Authority's counsel and the different consent agreements he entered into while representing KCCA. He is also required to explain the garnishee order he secured against KCCA to pay him over Shillings 14 billion.
18:56
18:56

U.S. Gov't Donates UGX 738m Watercraft to Kalangala 1

The donation under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief – PEPFAR was announced on Wednesday by the United States Ambassador Deborah Malac after concluding a three-day visit to the Ssese Islands.
18:20
18:20

Medical Association Recommends 58 Specialists for Deployment in Hard to Reach Areas Ministry of Health 3

Dr. Ekwaro Obuku, the President Uganda Medical Association, says they asked the specialists from Makerere, Mbarara and Busitema Universities to volunteer and work in the hard to reach areas for at least three years.
18:18
18:18

Two Nominated for Hoima Woman MP By-Election nomination 3

The candidates are Asinasi Kamanda Nyakato of the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party and Harriet Businge Mugenyi of the National Resistance Movement-NRM Party.
17:55
17:55

Police Grill Artist Over Fraud 1 Top story

According to Onyango, in his complaint registers under reference number 30/09/08/2019, Sekandi alleges that Nambala approached him claiming that he had a deal and would get his children jobs in Sweden.
17:38
17:38

Driver Arrested for Attempting to Knock Traffic Officer 1 1 Top story

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says Bogere attempted to run over the officer when he waved him down after he was accused by another motorist of knocking his vehicle.
16:53
16:53

Namugongo Chairperson Hosts Division Offices in His Home Wakiso District 2 1

Mukasa says that he promised to get land for the construction of the division headquarters during his campaigns, which has prompted him to host the division until they find land for their offices.
16:27
16:27

Election of Bishop Kumi Diocese Postponed

Rev. Canon William Ongeng, Provisional Secretary Church of Uganda explained that Rev. Omoding was dropped by the House of Bishops for reasons he declined to reveal.
16:20
16:20

‘I am on a Holistic Mission to Unite the Church - Bp. Kaziimba 2 1

Bishop Kaziimba, the outgoing Bishop of Mityana Diocese, was announced the ninth Archbishop of the Church of Uganda this afternoon, having been elected by more than two-thirds of the majority during the House of Bishops sitting held at St Paul Cathedral, Namirembe.
14:50
14:50

20 Feared Dead in Bulambuli Landslides 1 1 Top story

According to residents, the rains started at around 11:00 am until late in the evening.Christopher Macheri, the Vice-Chairperson Buffalo Sub County said that the landslides started from Mountain Elgon Park.
14:26
14:26

Police in Luweero Investigates Murder of 50 -Year- Old Woman 1

Regina Nakabugo 50, a resident of Butundu village in Katikamu Sub County was found dead and her naked body dumped in a pond.
14:25
14:25

Sembabule Resorts to Community Initiative to Contain Foot and Mouth Disease 4 1

Dr. Emanuel Kalungi Kawoya, the Sembabule Production Officer, says that despite announcing the quarantine, the ministry didn’t provide them the required supplies to handle the emergency.
13:19
13:19

FDC President Blocked From Visiting Rubirizi Accident Victims

The leaders who include Party President Patrick Oboi Amuriat and Secretary for Mobilization Ingrid Turinawe were blocked at Katunguru by heavily armed police led by Fredrick Higwira, the Rubirizi District Police Commander.
12:49
12:49

Foot and Mouth Disease Hits Sironko

Dr. Okori says the disease was brought to district by an infected animal from Sebei region. He says the animal was dripping saliva and had raptured blisters in its mouth and feet. According to Dr. Okori, unless action is taken, more than 10,000 heads of cattle in the affected sub-counties could be infected in a short period of time.
11:43
11:43

Teso Region Voters Want President to Resign 90 Days Before Elections 5

Nasur Muhammad, Soroti district councillor representing Eastern Division says the president should resign 90 days prior to elections to prevent the head of the states from using government funds for his campaigns.
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