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20:53
20:53

Museveni Lashes at Opposition for Promoting Propaganda Against NRM Asinansi Nyakato 1 Top story

Speaking at Businge’s last campaign rally at Hoima Boma grounds on Tuesday evening, Museveni said the NRM government has done a lot of developments in Bunyoro region. He cited the discovery of oil, construction of the oil roads and international airport among some of the achievements of his government, adding that he gets surprised to see people contesting on opposition tickets.
19:32
19:32

Opposition Tells Banyoro to Denounce Museveni Robert Kyagulanyi 2

Muntu noted that Museveni's government is characterized by high levels of corruption, dictatorship, brutal arrests, murders, kidnaps, poor judicial system and unemployment. He said several Ugandans are frustrated with Museveni’s government, which has continued giving them lip services.
18:59
18:59

Masaka Court Issues Production Warrant for Glaser masaka high court

The production warrant was issued by Masaka High Court Judge Lady Justice Winfred Nabisinde on Tuesday after Glaser who is facing 28 counts of defilement and child trafficking failed to appear in court on claims that he is seriously sick.
18:52
18:52

URC Unleashes Five-Year Development Plan general manager 3 1 Top story

URC owns 1200 cargo containers, which have remained redundant due to lack of a functional meter gauge system.
18:22
18:22

Flying Squad Arrests Notorious Motorcycle Robber 1 1

Muhanguzi was arrested at the weekend following a two months hunt on allegations of stealing several motorcycles from Kampala City, Mukono and Wakiso districts.
17:20
17:20

Delayed Upgrading of Luwero-Butalangu Road Angers Residents, Leaders 1

In 2018, the OPEC Fund for International Development extended a US$11.5 million loan to the government to co-finance the upgrading of Luwero-Butalangu Road estimated to be 29.6 kilometres. The road connects residents in Nakaseke district to Luweero and Kampala -Gulu highway.
17:02
17:02

Cabinet Approves National Alcohol Control Policy 1

The objectives of the Policy is to raise community awareness about the magnitude and determinants of the health, social and economic problems associated with harmful use of alcohol and to demonstrate government commitment to address the alcohol-related harm using effective evidence-based intervention.
16:20
16:20

Police, Army Battle Bobi Wine supporters in Hoima business 2

Kyagulanyi emerged from nowhere to the middle of Hoima town at around 2 p.m. causing commotion in the town centre. Flanked by Asinansi Nyakato alias Kamanda, the Forum for Democratic Change candidate in the Hoima municipality parliamentary race, Kyagulanyi moved through Wright road amidst tight security.
15:54
15:54

Mbarara Police Searching for Missing Pupil advertisement

John Kabangiira reportedly left his parent’s home in Nyakaizi Cell in Kakoba division in Mbarara Municipality to go to the nearby shops and never returned home.
15:51
15:51

Residents Decry Poor Services at Budiima Health Centre III government 4 1

Residents accuse the health workers of reporting late for work which has resulted to most patients missing treatment.
15:23
15:23

Kasese Municipality Gets UGX 12bn USMID Funds World Bank 3

Kasese Municipal Deputy Town Clerk, Zedekia Kambasu Kayiri in an interview on Tuesday says that 11.9 billion shillings will be used for infrastructure development while 296 million shillings will be used for capacity building.
15:06
15:06

Attorney General Asks Court to Dismiss Petition to Block Buchanan's Trial David Mushabe 1

Through his lawyer, David Mushabe, Buchanan petitioned Court, saying the military court lacks jurisdiction to try him on criminal matters since he is a civilian. In his document seen by URN, Buchanan also faulted the Judge Advocate Col. Richard Tukacungurwa of failure to advise the court martial in as far as its jurisdiction on trying criminal matters is concerned.
14:51
14:51

Medical Specialists to Undergo Training by Professional Associations 3

According to Dr Katumba Ssentongo, the Registrar of the Council, the move is meant to curb brain drain and health worker migration in addition to ensuring that health workers remain at their duty stations even as they are undergoing training.
14:24
14:24

Judge Orders Arrest of DPC Rwamusaayi to Testify in Mowzey Radio Murder Trial Entebbe Court 1

The summons issued on Tuesday morning came after Rwamusaayi failed to appear before the court in Entebbe, as a key witness who superintended over the investigations into the murder, and the subsequent arrest of Godfrey Wamala alias ‘Troy’ as the Prime Suspect.
14:02
14:02

Sikuda Primary School in Sorry State deputy head teacher 4 1

Josphine Nasirumbi, the head teacher Sikuda primary school, says the situation at the school is alarming. She says their classes are disrupted whenever forcing all pupils to converge in the P.7 class.
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08:21

'You Are Failing US' -Teenager Tells World Leaders as Nations Announce Fresh Climate Action global warming 3 1 Top story

Thunberg was speaking directly to dozens of Heads of State and Government, business leaders, and senior representatives from civil society from around the world, who lined up to promise far-reaching steps to beat climate change, at the day-long event, held at the Organization’s New York headquarters on Monday.
07:41
07:41

Floods Cut Off Bridge Connecting Katakwi, Kapelebyong Districts 5 3

Walter Okiring Ealaks, the Katakwi LC 5 Chairperson has warned residents not to dare cross the submerged bridge, saying they risk drowning. He advises those crossing to the Market and taking back their children to school to use Katakwi–Soroti high way and connect through Wera Sub County in Amuria district.
07:12
07:12

Medical Interns Oppose Change in Internship Rotation Program student 3

Samuel Kigula, the President of the Intern Doctors, says that since interns do a lot of work in health facilities due to shortage of health workers, the move exposes patients to risk of being treated by individuals who don’t have necessary skills since students will not get sufficient exposure to different cases at health facilities.
06:52
06:52

Jinja ICU Dysfunctional Due to Lack of Batteries health 1

Aisha Lubega Aligawesa, the Assistant Commissioner in charge of Nursing at Jinja Regional Referral Hospital, says the unit has been dysfunctional for two years due to lack of batteries to power the solar unit that serves the ICU.
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Tight Security For Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference - Enanga Police 1 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, said overt and covert security personnel plus a standby team with specialist in encountering various security situations, are more than prepared to ensure the visitors enjoy their week-long stay in the country.
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