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12:59
12:59

Amuru District Vice Chairperson Sacked for Incompetence Atiak Sub County 1 1

Michael Lakony accused John Bosco Ocan, who is also the councillor for Atiak Sub County of being absent from his office for nearly three months.
08:50
08:50

Fort Portal Mugurusi Road Green Belt Given to Fast Food Company 2 2

The mayor says the youths have since paid Shillings 1.5 million for the place and ground rent of Shillings 500,000 into the city council accounts.
07:59
07:59

Tipper Drivers Protest Relocation to Gazetted Taxi Park 3 2 Top story

Geoffrey Odic, the Vice-Chairperson Tipper Driver’s Association, says the new Taxi Park is unable to accommodate many vehicles as part of the space is occupied by trailers.
07:01
07:01

Former Lira Mayor Succumbs to COVID-19 Ministry of Health 1 3

Tonny Obonyo, a member of the deceased’s family, says Owiny was admitted two weeks ago after developing serious health complications. He says they are in talks with the authorities to ensure the deceased’s burial confirms with the standard operating procedures.
17:44
17:44

Clerics Call For Unity Among Acholi, Karamoja Leaders to Fight Cattle Theft karimojong warriors 1 5

Archbishop Odama says leaders from the two sides should now start engaging themselves in dialogues to promote harmony and peace whose ultimate goal is to fight the insecurity.
12:58
12:58

Amuru District Receives 70m for COVID-19 Activities in Schools 2

According to Lakony, each of the schools allowed to open will receive 1.5m to aid the running of the school activities in light of the pandemic.
16:03
16:03

Leaders, Businesspeople To Market Entebbe As an Airport City 3

Mayor Kayanja says the summit is timely because the municipal council recorded a loss of 2 billion shillings in the first four months of the national lockdown and partial shutdown of Entebbe Airport.
15:07
15:07

Police Cordon off Local Government Offices for Kalangala Nominations 2

The nomination exercise is hosted at Kalangala District Local Government Offices Council hall and this has interrupted office work
17:54
17:54

Poor State of Lira-Pader Road Paralyzes Transport 4 6 Top story

Adam Wanjala, a businessman from Mbale says they have now been stuck on the road for a week after their truck tipped over with several tones of groundnut shell at a bad spot in Pajule Sub county.
11:53
11:53

Obongi Town Council Leaders Stuck with Flood Victims river nile 3 4

The victims are from the three villages of Namusambya, Town East and Kilamin neighbouring Obongi Ferry landing site. They sought temporary shelter at the school after their homes were submerged by the floods.
10:41
10:41

Amuru District COVID-19 Task Force Closes Quarantine Center Elegu Border Post 1

Geoffrey Oceng Osborn, the Amuru Deputy Resident District Commissioner says that the closure of the center is to pave way for the school authorities to prepare for the reopening of the school for candidate classes.
09:38
09:38

Vet Doctor Arrested for Distributing Contaminated Meat 1

East Kyoga police spokesperson David Mudong told URN that the Motor vehicle was intercepted after a tip-off that five cows which had been declared diseased and recommended for destruction in Moroto, had been transported to Teso.
08:08
08:08

Kyegegwa Town Council Bank Accounts Frozen Ministry of Lands 2 2

The issue arises from 2005 when Jotham Bagyenda claimed to have bought Kyegegwa Playground from Kyegegwa Sub County at 10 Million Shillings. The Sub County then was still under Kyenjojo district.
07:26
07:26

High Court Dismisses Petition Seeking to Block Nomination of Lwengo Woman MP Court of Appeal 2

In her ruling, Justice Nakintu, concurred with Namujju’s defence team, saying the controversy on the names of Namujju's academci documents was determined in a case filed by Nkonge’s supporter, Paul Sserwanga before Masaka High Court in 2016 and later the Court of Appeal where it was dismissed.
06:37
06:37

Buvuma Police Headquarters Closed After 10 Suspects Test Positive for COVID-19 1 4

They were supposed to be arraigned before the Grade I Magistrates court on Monday. But before the session, results from tests conducted after their arrest indicated that all of them were positive for COVID-19.
18:28
18:28

Schools Opt for Credit to Purchase Thermometer Guns, Food Capitation Grant 1 5

Pader Acting District Education Officer Francis Olwoch told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that although schools in the district have been able to purchase the requirements especially thermometer guns and handwashing facilities, most obtained them through credit.
12:40
12:40

Two Police Officers Arrested For Illegal Charcoal Deals Uganda Police 1

Geoffrey Oceng Osborn, the Amuru Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says they received complaints from Oloyotong and Omer 1 trading centers in Amuru Sub County indicating that police officers often stage roadblocks in the area where they extort money for illegal charcoal dealers.
12:07
12:07

Amuru District Seeks 7,000 Classroom Desks. Save the Children 1 2

Apollo Okello, the secretary for health, education and sports Amuru district, says the most affected learners by the inadequate facilities are those from primary one to primary four.
11:04
11:04

Nwoya District Grumbles Over UWA Cash stray animals 1 1

Patrick Okello Oryema, the Chairman Nwoya District says the District only received UGX 490M of the expected UGX 1.4 billion for revenue share of collections made by the Park in last financial year.
12:29
12:29

Residents Decry Appalling State of Maternity ward at Nambieso Health Center III Ministry of Health 1 3

Martin Odongo, Alex Okello and Merry Awino, residents of Nambieso Sub County asked government to consider constructing a modern maternity ward at the facility.
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