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12:42
12:42

Civil Servants Given Ultimatum to Resign before Joining Politics retire 1

The instruction was given by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Local Government Ben Kumumanya through a circular to all Chief Administrative Officers and Town Clerks. In the circular, he asked the accounting officers to instruct all persons with political interests to adhere to election guidelines and Public Standing Orders.
20:06
20:06

Luweero Pupils Abandon Virtual Classes for Street Vending 4

A Primary Six Pupil at Arise and Shine Primary School who was found vending brooms in Luweero town council on Friday said that her mother is among those whose businesses were closed over the COVID 19 pandemic leaving them with no source of livelihood. He explained that as result, he was directed to vend brooms to get money to look after the family and save for fees.
05:55
05:55

Five Parish Chiefs Face Probe for Concealing Academic Qualifications

Luweero District Human Resource Officer Bernard Okello explains that while joining the service, the parish chiefs submitted Diploma’s as the highest level of education attained. But in 2019 when the district announced new job slots, the parish chiefs applied for promotion with academic documents indicating that they had university Degrees.
11:49
11:49

Police Probes Rampant Cattle Theft in Savannah Region cattle thefts 2 3

The move follows a directive issued by President Yoweri Museveni during the Heroes Day Celebration on June 9, for investigations into the reported thefts. The matter had been brought to the President’s attention by Hajji Edris Sseddunga, the chairperson of the Uganda War Veterans Association.
05:43
05:43

Defilement Cases Escalate in Luweero Amidst Lockdown HIV Testing 3

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that the police in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola district has recorded 17 cases of defilement in the month of May.
14:33
14:33

Luweero RDC Declines to Block New Taxi Drivers Plying Kampala-Gulu Highway route charts 1 5

Abraham Tukundane the Luweero District Police Commander said Traffic Police can’t impound the taxis because the route charts were legally issued to them.
18:31
18:31

Mothers Lives On the Line as Luweero Medics Resort to Extortion negligence 7 1

Juma Sserwadda blames the death of his baby on health workers at Luweero Hospital who dillydallied him for hours demanding for 200,000 shillings to carryout caesarean section against his wife Nakitende .
16:18
16:18

Luweero Vendors to Work In Shifts as Roadside Markets Re-Open COVID 19 1 3

Phoebe Namulindwa, the Chairperson of the task force says that the markets have been reopened today after a meeting in which the leaders committed to implementing all measures to combat the spread of the virus. These include wearing face masks, observing the recommended social distance, using sanitisers and taking extra measures to decongest the markets.
17:53
17:53

Man Who Hacked his Wife Arrested in Luweero attempted murder 2 1

Robert Masinde, a resident of Kamira trading centre in Luweero district has been on the run, from June 4, when he hacked his wife Jennipher Ajambo, a mother of six. The two had a misunderstanding after Ajambo allegedly rejected Masinde's sexual demands.
17:04
17:04

Social Distancing Still Tall Order for Luweero Markets roadside markets 1 4

Three of the roadside markets have already been closed on the directive of the task force after they failed to implement the Standard Operating Procedures aimed at combating the spread of the virus. The affected markets are Balikyejusa, Balikyewunya and Wobulenzi roadside market.
13:08
13:08

Truck Drivers Making Stop Overs In Ungazetted Places Along Kampala-Gulu Highway Cargo Truck Drivers 1 5

Alex Bikorwomuhangi the director of Five Star Restaurant and Takeaway says that they have deployed a security guard to stop the drivers from entering their restaurant so as to stop spread of the virus to clients and workers.
15:03
15:03

Luweero Probation Office Records 50 Domestic Violence Cases during Lockdown 1 4

Most of the cases were registered in the areas of Luweero, Wobulenzi and Bombo town councils, while a few others were registered from Kikyusa and Kamira sub counties among others. According to Luweero District Probation Officer Joyce Namigadde, most of the cases are a result of neglect, provocation and poverty.
11:06
11:06

Police Impounds 350 Vehicles During Curfew in Luweero night curfew 4 1

The roadblocks were mounted at Dawson Petrol Station, Kasana Luweero Diocese, Kasana roadside market and Kiwoko-Luweero road in Luweero town council.
17:59
17:59

Three Roadside Markets in Luweero Closed For Defying COVID-19 Guidelines COVID 19 1 4

On Monday, Policemen commanded by Luweero District Police Commander Abraham Tukundane raided the markets and issued an ultimatum of 15 minutes to vendors to vacate the markets or be evicted by force.
11:00
11:00

Residents Raise Concern Over Lack of Toilet At Newly Constructed Health Centre World Bank. 2 2

Edward Ssebuliba the Chairperson of Health Management Committee of Katuugo Health Center explains that although they are happy for the construction works and elevation of the facility, lack of toilet facility for patient is a great health concern.
17:15
17:15

Luweero Man Wanted for Hacking Wife family neglect 3 1

Ajambo told URN on her sickbed at Bishop Ceaser Asili Hospital that Masinde returned at home drunk and started quarreling as she was boiling tea with the children.
13:17
13:17

Hundreds Stranded as 260 Taxis Fail to Resume Operations in Luweero taxi driver 2 3

Asuman Kaaya the Secretary of Luweero Town Council Taxi Management Association says that there are over 260 taxis operating from Luweero to Kampala city but none have acquired route charts to ply on the road.
17:19
17:19

Truck Loaded with Marijuana, Mangoes Crashes in Luweero 2 2

The unidentified driver of the truck registration number UAX 949E from Arua municipality was heading to Nakasero market in Kampala. A subsequent search established that the truck was hiding packs of Marijuana in a load of Mangoes.
08:04
08:04

Luweero District Projects UGX 300m Shortfall in Local Revenue businesses 1 4

The district had planned to collect over one billion shillings in local revenue in the financial year 2019/2020. However, the district has realized only 562 million Shillings, with just a month to end of the financial year.
11:59
11:59

Luweero District Council Rejects Proposal to Spend UGX 80m on Food Luweero hospital 1 5

Eighteen councillors voted to amend the motion and commit the money to equipping the hospital whereas four councillors insisted it should be used to buy food. Basing on the outcome, The district Speaker Dithan Kikabi ruled that money be used to buy hospital beds, sanitizers, thermometer guns and masks.
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