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17:52
17:52

Nabweru Woman Burns to Death 1

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire identifies the deceased as 71-year-old Joyce Akiiki Kagusuru, a resident of Nabweru Parish in Nansana Municipality.
17:41
17:41

Scores Dead As Building Collapses on Uganda-DRC Boarder 1

More than 30 bodies and several injured people have been pulled from the rubble. According to available information, about 50 others are still unaccounted for.
16:06
16:06

Jinja Residents Protest Unfair Eviction village 4 1

They accuse Musa Bashir, the proprietor of Hared petroleum of trying to evict them from their homes on grounds that acquired the land hosting the campsite from Uganda Land Commission.
15:10
15:10

Queen Elizabeth Launches Use of Bomb Pistols to Control Stray Game Animals 5 2 Top story

John Muhangi, the Warden Law Enforcement and Security in Queen Elizabeth National park, says they are cognizant that most game animals have found alternative routes, which they use to stray into communities where they wreak havoc.
12:55
12:55

Number of People Infested by Scabies Rise to 2000 infestation 1

The most affected people are in Kyabigambire, Buseruka, Kitoba, Buraru,Kijongo and Kigorobya sub counties.
12:31
12:31

Police Explains William Street Mosque Deployment 1 Top story

A short statement by the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the joint security team deployed to witness the takeover of Muslim Property in Kampala Central Division by Uganda Muslim Supreme Council-UMSC.
11:28
11:28

Tororo Flood Victims Struggling to Cope 4 1

The Camp Chairperson, Jowali Wabire says that they are faced with numerous challenges ranging from food shortage to lack of mosquito nets and increasing cases of rape and defilement.
10:39
10:39

Masaka Leaders, Boda Boda Riders Demand Transfer of Police Commanders 5 1 Top story

During a security meeting, Henry Mayanja, the Chairperson Katwe Boda boda stage accused police officers of exercising utmost brutality while enforcing curfew, which has fueled frustration among those who fall prey to their operations.
09:43
09:43

Crowds Persists at Kawempe Hospital Despite Minister's Directive Ministry of Health 1 1

Dr. Lawrence Kazibwe, the Acting Deputy Executive Director Kawempe Referral Hospital, says they expect to expedite the procurement of the infrared thermometers to reduce congestion at the entrance. “We are still in the process of getting the thermometers from the office of the State Minister for health. The congestion is majorly created by the mask-food vendors and brokers,” he said. Dr.
08:50
08:50

Heavy Deployment at William Street Mosque 1 Top story

According to sources, the security officers stormed the mosque premises and asked those inside to open for them. “The officers broke the doors as we were calling the person with the keys to come and open the doors,” the source is quoted to have said.
08:29
08:29

131 Ugandans, Legal Residents Return From India 2 Top story

Ambassador Charles Ssentongo, the Chief of Protocol in the Foreign Affairs Ministry and other government officials received the latest group of returnees.
08:00
08:00

Two-Year-Old Drowns in Water Channel child drowns 2 2 Top story

Mumbere’s grandfather, Mark Expedito told URN that deceased’s body was recovered 1km away from where he drowned from. He suspects that the minor tried to play in the waters and was washed away.
17:32
17:32

191 Defilement Cases Reported in Albertine Region During COVID-19 2

According to the breakdown, 20 cases were reported in Kibaale, 34 in Kiryandongo, 16 in Buliisa, 21 in Kakumiro, 22 in Masindi, 20 in Hoima, 27 in Kikuube and 31 in Kagadi.
16:59
16:59

Man Kills Own Mother Over UGX 200 3 2 Top story

According to the minor, the suspect demanded for Shillings 200, which his mother didn’t have. This infuriated the suspect forcing his mother to abandon the supper and retreat to her bedroom.
15:15
15:15

PAC Questions Uganda Prisons Over UGX 48Bn Expenditure Parliament 2 1

The PAC Chairperson, Nandala Mafabi realized that despite the fact that Uganda Prison Services budgeted for and received Shillings 18 billion for domestic arrears, they spent Shillings 66 billion contrary to the provisions of the Public Finance Management Act.
14:09
14:09

Woman Arrested For Killing Her Mother village 1

The suspects reportedly laid the deceased’s body on a mattress and covered it with a blanket before setting the house ablaze to destroy evidence.
13:12
13:12

Embattled Makerere University Secretary Runs to Court to Challenge Suspension 1 Top story

According to Barugahare, the forced leave is a disguised move to remove him from office and create a management committee outside the law to investigate nonexistent allegations orchestrated personally and concocted by Professor Nawangwe.
10:26
10:26

270 Ugandans Return From United Arab Emirates 1 3 Top story

This is the biggest group to arrive from a same location ever since the repatriation flights commenced last week due to the Covid19 lock down. The latest group brings to 674, the number of returnees to the country.
10:07
10:07

The Struggle to Return Home; Scientist Shares Agonizing Tale 4

Dr Andrew Obuku left Cleveland, Ohio on March 21. At 7 a.m. the next day, he was in Addis Ababa, waiting for a connecting flight which was due at 10 a.m. However, Ethiopian Airlines rescheduled the flight to 23; 45 p.m. After more than 12 hours of waiting, the same flight was cancelled.
10:01
10:01

Police Post Facing Eviction Over Rent Arrears Uganda Police Force 4

According to Nabakooza, the officers have been using the excuse of the Covid19 pandemic for the delayed payment of rent.
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