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21:02
21:02

Judge Warns Kanyamunyu Lawyers Against Using Disrespectful Language Caleb Alaka 2

He was asked to explain how it was possible to conduct a search at Kanyamunyu’s home and immediately after four minutes he also conducted the same at Cynthia’s home in Luzira.
20:05
20:05

Vehicle of Kidnapped Reverend Found in Mukono 1 1

Fresh and shocking details have emerged after the vehicle of the Kidnapped Reverend was recovered by police in certain hide out in seeta Mukono District.
18:50
18:50

Gov't to Train District Agriculture Officers on Desert Locusts Fight Deseert Locusts 2

According to Tibejuka, the first meeting will take place in Moroto district on Wednesday. The district has been designated as one of the operation centres.
17:46
17:46

Gov't Withholding UGX 154b For Isimba Dam Contractor Isimba dam bridge 2 1

According to Robert Kasande, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Energy, they are withholding the money and will only give it to the contractor when they are satisfied with the works.
17:20
17:20

Patients Overwhelm Buseruka Health Center III Health facility 5 1

The facility receives over 1,000 patients each month comprising both the Congolese nationals from the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Ugandans.
16:46
16:46

Lango Paramount Chief Wants Gov't to Take Over School 2 2

The school was opened in 2017 by Janet Kataha Museveni, the Minister for Education and Sports, however, it has failed to attract students.
16:36
16:36

2,000 LDUs Equipped to Spray Desert Locusts in Karamoja Moroto District 2 1

The locusts have been reported in Amudat at Kosike; Kakomongole sub-county in Nakapiripirit district; Lolachat and Lopeduru areas in Nabilatuk district; Tukum, Palam and Ngariam in Katakwi district; Magamaga, Alerek and Abim sub-counties in Abim district; Kobebe and Nakabaat in Moroto district and Adinga in Agago district.
16:12
16:12

Areas with High Maternal Mortality Receive Equipment, Medicines from UNFPA donations 3

While free government supplies are normally supplied through the National Medical Stores, Alain said they chose to use an alternative distribution strategy whereby the commodities will be distributed through the Joint Medical Stores.
16:04
16:04

70-Year-Old Arrested for Defiling His Granddaughter defilement

The suspect is Keya Kafeero, a resident of Buhirigi LC1 in Buhirigi parish Bombo Sub county Hoima district.
14:20
14:20

Hospitals Not Accounting for Blood- UBTS Ministry of Health 4

According to UBTS Executive Director Dr Dorothy Kyeyune Byabazaire, this conservative move is being considered after accusations of health workers selling blood to desperate patients in addition to hoarding to cause artificial shortages.
13:47
13:47

Lango Leaders Panic Amid Locust Invasion Threat 4

The panic started after reports that swarms of desert locusts had been sighted in Abim district on Monday evening. The district located in Karamoja sub-region borders Kapelebyong and Amuria in Teso and Otuke and Agago in Lango Sub Region.
13:20
13:20

UNRA Reviewing Entebbe Expressway Design 3 1

An average of 10 accidents take place between the Victoria Mall junction and Mpala every week, according to statistics at Entebbe Police Station. Kampala Metropolitan Traffic Police Commander Norman Musinga says that such accidents are a result of several factors, including among others, drunk driving and recklessness.
12:57
12:57

PWDs Demand Deployment of Sign Language Interpreters in Health Facilities 2

Julius Manyireki, the district councillor for persons with disabilities explains that most people with hearing impairments endure difficulty explaining their issues to nurses who cannot follow the discussion through sign language. He now demands that the government employs translators to support PWDs whenever they seek for medication.
12:23
12:23

Arua District Education Department Hit by Staff Shortage 1 4

Out of nine staff attached to the department, only three staff who include the senior Inspector of Schools, Education officer in charge of special needs and Sports officer are now left to run the department, overseeing more than 176 government-aided primary schools, 200 private schools and over 1,000 teachers.
09:17
09:17

Canoe Boat Catches Fire with 18 Passengers Onboard Marine Police 1

The boat was loaded with fish worth 40 million Shillings and other merchandise that included timber and a motorcycle. Mawaala LCI chairperson Gerald Kalyango says the boat engine sparked after experiencing a technical problem and lit three jerricans of petrol that were nearby.
07:29
07:29

Two Children in Namutumba Die from Suspected Poisoning resident 1

James Mubi, the Busoga East police spokesperson confirms the incident adding that the post-mortem reports indicate that, the deceased succumbed to food poisoning.
00:26
00:26

Desert Locusts Invade Abim, Katakwi Districts spraying of locusts 1 1 Top story

In Abim, the locusts landed on Alerek rock in Alerek Sub County but were seen flying through Abim Sub County to Magamaga Sub County around 5:00pm. In Katakwi district, our reporter saw a swarm of locusts crossing Soroti- Moroto Highway, about five kilometers from Katakwi town at 7:03pm.
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