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20:16
20:16

US Envoy Wants Children Mentored to Fight Gender Based Violence arrest 1 2

She was launching the annual 16 days of activism against Gender-based Violence at Waluwerere primary school in Bugiri district on Monday. The annual international campaign that kicks off on November 25, and runs until December 10, is used as an organizing strategy to call for the prevention and elimination of violence against women and girls.
19:05
19:05

Police Offers Free Swimming, Lifesaving Skills in Memory of Templar Boat Victims 1 1

At least 33 lives were lost on November 24, 2018, when the boat which was headed for K-Palm Beach sunk about 200 meters near Mutima Beach in Mukono District. Police said the accident was a result of a mechanical problem that led to the failure of engines while in the middle of the lake. I
18:54
18:54

Six Held for Killing Colleague in Oyam Uganda Police Force

According to the Police, the group attacked Oming and beat him into a comma. He died moments later. Police add that the arrested persons, had spent time together in a drinking joint on Saturday night but It remains unclear, what sparked off the fight.
17:33
17:33

Museveni Anti-Corruption Walk is Mockery-Gen. Muntu Gen Mugisha Muntu 1 3

Charles Tukamusaba, the ANT Coordinator for Luweero district, says Museveni uses money to bribe voters and critics and can’t walk to stop it. Tukamusaba asks Museveni to walk the talk on corruption and arrest his officials who siphon money from the National Treasury.
17:04
17:04

Budaka District Wants Private Lawyers to Handle Their Court Cases Solicitor General 5

Budaka district is struggling with a court order to reinstate and compensate two staff who were irregularly dismissed from service six years ago.
16:48
16:48

Files of Teachers Accused of Sodomy, Defilement Handed to DPP 1 1

The Deputy Police Spokesperson, Polly Namaye, said the files of both suspects are being reviewed by the DPP, saying the suspects will appear in court once the files are sanctioned.
16:10
16:10

Women Demand Permanent SGBV Court to Curb Violence Domestic violence 3 1 Top story

Addressing journalists at the National Theater to kickstart the 16 days of activism against Gender-Based Violence, the UWONET Executive Director, Rita Aciro noted that 56 per cent of Ugandan women and girls have experienced physical assault while 28 per cent have experienced sexual violence.
15:53
15:53

Town Clerk on the Spot for Diverting Funds Meant for Renovating Mortuary Councilors 3 1 Top story

Godfrey Azoora, the Bujura Ward Councilor in Bujnumbura division faults the town clerk for allegedly diverting funds meant for renovating the mortuary.
15:33
15:33

Police Council Empowers RPCs to Make Transfers Asan Kasingye 2 1 Top story

The Deputy Police Spokesperson, Polly Namaye, says the Police Council resolved last week to empower RPCs to transfer non gazzeted officers under their jurisdiction.
15:22
15:22

Lamwo Village Chairpersons Undergoing Orientation on Responsibilities 5

The four-day-long capacity building training that commenced on Friday is facilitated by the Institute of Parliamentary Studies (IPS), to specially acquaint the local leaders with budgeting processes, revenue mobilization and enhancement amidst other issues.
15:15
15:15

Residents Decry Poor Services at Buyiga Health Center Mpigi 4 1

Buyiga Health Center Management Committee Chairperson, Robert Ssentongo confirms receiving enormous complaints from residents whenever they visit the health center that they don’t get medication.
14:39
14:39

Budhagali’s Offspring Accuse Traditionalists of Forcing them into their Religion security 3 2

The children accuse the traditionalists led by Kezia Kulanama of forcing them to join their father’s faith adding that the traditionalists have refused to vacate their home located in Budhagali village, Jinja district, close to a month after their father’s burial.
14:17
14:17

Lango Farmers Reap Fortunes After Adopting New Technologies Agriculture 3 1

The beneficiaries, from the districts of Kwania, Apac and Dokolo adopted the use of technologies for value addition, fertilizers and planting crops in line as opposed to the local practice of sowing.
12:17
12:17

Lamwo NRM Delegates Resolve to Form Committee To Reconcile Warrying Party Members 4

According to Onek, the party is currently faced with the emergency of cliques, division, infighting and rivalry among party members that undermine the principle of cohesion that the party has always been known for.
08:11
08:11

Women Decry Increase in Physical, Sexual Abuse rape 6 1 Top story

According to a statement by the United Nations, violence perpetrated against women is as common a cause of death and incapacity for those of reproductive age, as cancer, and a greater cause of ill health than road accidents and malaria combined. It adds that half of the women killed worldwide were killed by their partners or family.
07:26
07:26

New Budhagali Oracle to Inherit Predecessor’s Wife child 1

According to traditionalists, the heir to the ‘throne’ is required to take full custody and control of his predecessor’s wife and children and cater for their wellbeing.
06:50
06:50

Kotido -Moroto Road Cut Off By Flash Floods After Days of Heavy Rains Bridge 1

Moses Ogosa, a passenger who travelled from Moroto town to Kotido via Soroti, says he had no option since he had to be at his duty station on Monday.
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