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08:13
08:13

Five NUP Supporters Released From Custody in Entebbe 5

However, Luwaga and Nsubuga have been charged with incitement of violence, contrary to section 83, subsection one of the Penal Code Act.
16:33
16:33

Man in Entebbe Jailed 15 Years For Robbery

Kaweesi was arrested after he was found in possession of a stolen car, a white Spacio number UAV 869M belonging to Madhusi Olubora at a garage in Ndeeba. "Also, at 27 years of age, there is hope that the convict can reform," Justice Kwesiga added.
05:29
05:29

Visitors Who Overstayed Before Lockdown Must Get Gov't Clearance to Travel 3

At the time border closures were announced, the Directorate of immigration halted the issuance of other travel documents such as Certificate of Identity, Temporary movement permits, Conventional Travel Documents and Certification of travel documents and Passes. It also suspended the issuance and Personalization of Visas, Work permits, Citizenship, Resident permits and Passes.
13:51
13:51

Air Bound Passengers Decry COVID-19 Travel Restrictions 4 2

Several passengers say that getting a valid negative PCR test certificate within the stipulated time before a flight is a hurdle. According to the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority-UCAA, all returning and departing passengers must have tested negative for COVID-19 at least 72 hours before traveling.
18:37
18:37

Air Travelers Exempted from Curfew Restrictions 2

Njuki says that such passengers, whose flights depart or land during curfew time, are exempted from the restrictions. He adds that security agencies have been briefed to allow passengers who will move to and from Entebbe Airport during the curfew. However, he adds, all passengers must present their passports and air tickets whenever they are stopped.
15:11
15:11

Delayed Voting Irks Entebbe NRM Voters 2 4

The polling stations were expected to open at 8 am for verification of voters starts at 9 am and polling at 11 am. However, those at Entebbe Mayor's Garden, Katabi Namate, Lake Victoria Primary School Entebbe in Kakeeka village among others had not opened by 9:30am.
09:39
09:39

Entebbe Deputy Mayor, Three Others Arrested 1

Ssekyondo, who was one of the polling agents for Democratic Party’s candidate Henry Nteza, was arrested on Thursday with Rodric Kiwewa, Paul Niwagaba and Ronald Serunjogi, all DP supporters for allegedly instigating violence against supporters of the National Resistance Movement-NRM party.
06:10
06:10

EC Annuls Entebbe Division B Youth Parish Committee Elections 4 3

On Wednesday, the village youth committee leaders from the division were expected to vote for the parish youth committee leaders. But, even though the election was held smoothly, the situation went out of hand when supporters of the NRM candidate Michelle Mwetta contested the outcome of the process.
15:25
15:25

Meteorology School Dropped from List of Quarantine Centers For Security Reasons-RDC 2 2 Top story

The school is one of the Business, Technical, Vocational and Educational Training (BTVET) institutions that had been listed by the Education and Sports Ministry to serve as a quarantine center for Covid19 suspects. The school, which has the capacity to house about 100 people, is located between Entebbe Chief Magistrates Court and State House.
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.
11:38
11:38

Travelers at Entebbe Airport Ignorant of Coronavirus 1 3

The deadly virus said to have originated from the Chinese city of Wuhan has so far killed 213 people in China. Nearly 2,000 new cases were recorded in China in the past 24 hours, raising the worldwide total to nearly 9,800, according to Chinese and World Health Organization data. The vast majority of the cases are inside China, while 98 cases have been confirmed in 18 other countries.
11:27
11:27

MV Kalangala to Undergo Major Servicing in February 1

The vessel according to Sadala Musoke, the managing director of Nation Oil Distributors limited, the company that operates MV Kalangala will be taken to a floating dock at Port bell Luzira to be checked my marine engineers from both the Ministry of Works and from insurance company Lloyds before repairs are done.
17:37
17:37

Government Loses UGX 9.4 billion to Unregistered Marine Vessels 1 1

The Maritime Department of the Ministry of works embarked on the registration of all seaworthy marine vessels in the aftermath of the MV Templar accident on Lake Victoria in 2018. The vessels included watercraft, landing crafts, ferry wagons, boats and canoes, Yatches and speeding fiber boats.
14:54
14:54

Fire Guts UGX 150 million Furniture Store in Katabi Uganda Police Force 1

The Police fire brigade from Entebbe Police Station arrived 40 minutes later, long after the fire had spread. By the time it arrived, rescuers were using basins and water pipes to put out the fire, in vain. However, the Police firefighting truck put out the fire within 20 minutes after arrival.
17:56
17:56

Turkish Ambassador Decries Fake Turkish Investors 2 1

Kerem explained that the same people he didn’t name tried to assassinate President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in 2016 and overthrow his government. He advised government and all Ugandans to consult the Turkish embassy in Kampala if they receive any Turkish organization they are not sure of.
19:30
19:30

Entebbe Mayor, Division Chair Clash over Arrested Teenagers Uganda Police Force 1 3

The two leaders are trading counter-accusations against each other for allegedly encouraging petty theft in the area. Kayanja accuses Kabwama Mutebi of buying alcohol for teenagers and youth groups in the quest for votes instead of encouraging them to engage in productive activities.
12:42
12:42

Traffic Police Deployed at Entebbe Beaches to Tame Drunk Drivers 1 Top story

The police will also be holding joint patrols with the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF, to ensure that no revellers and swimmers are in the waters by 6 p. m. There shall also be no burning of tires and firing of bullets as part of celebrations.
18:12
18:12

32 Arrested in Police Operations In Entebbe Uganda Police Force

While addressing the press on the interventions put in place to control illegalities in the festive season, the Deputy RDC in charge of Entebbe Noor Njuki said the security committee in Entebbe had engaged the Magistrates in the area to ensure that those arrested in illegal activities be remanded immediately to Kigo Prison as investigations continue.
10:18
10:18

26 People Rescued from Drowning in L. Victoria During Festive Season Marine Police Unit 1

Anthony Amanya, the Commandant of the Marine Police Unit told Uganda Radio Network on Friday morning that those rescued had gone swimming in crowded places after taking alcohol, which undermined their ability to swim.
10:36
10:36

Works Ministry Clears MV Kalangala for Extra Trips 2 Top story

Waiswa Bageya, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of works and Transport, in a letter to the Managing Director Nation Oil Distributors Sadala Musoke highlighted that clearance to make more trips to and from Kalangala is with aim to make transport to the Island district safer.
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