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10:52
10:52

Mak Staff Tribunal Orders Reinstatement of Dismissed Political Science Don Makerere University 1

Dr Okuku was among the 45 staff that were fired by the institution in December 2018. He was sacked for alleged incompetence and inefficiency based on the alleged failure to release results of Urban and Rural Development, a course unit he taught in Semester II for 2016/2017 academic year for almost a full year.
10:39
10:39

Police Constable Detained for Losing Gun to Thugs 1

Masaka Resident District Commissioner, Herman Ssentongo says although Bitalabeho is hospitalized for treatment for the injuries he sustained on the head and hands during the attack, he is under police custody.
23:36
23:36

75 More Ugandans Return from Southern Africa 4

Also, one male Ugandan, in excitement, prostrated before Nnam and Kasujja. He thereafter made 5 push ups before joining the queue to undergo screening and processing of for screening and processing of his travel documents inside the arrivals section.
23:36
23:36

Ndeeba Church Demolition was Climax of Protracted Court Battle

Last month, the plaintiff in the matter went back to court seeking an order to demolish the structures (church) on the land in question which Justice John Eudes Keitirima so granted as it was lawful given the fact that the administrators of the estate had been declared rightful owner of the property.
18:39
18:39

COVID-19 Disruptions Slow HIV Treatment Targets Ministry of Health 5 7

Dr Nelson Musoba, the Director-General of Uganda AIDS Commission says that following a total lockdown that was instituted to forestall the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country, many persons living with HIV were unable to access their routine medical care or essential medicine refills.
16:11
16:11

COVID-19: Musician Kenzo, 77 Returnees Discharged From Quarantine 1

Dr. Richard Mugahi, the National Coordinator for Quarantine Centres at the Ministry of Health, who led the team, says that Kenzo indeed received six visitors on the same day last week. “However, his visitors saw him at the same time but they were all wearing face masks. They also stood at least 2 metres away from Kenzo who stood at his hotel room door,” Mugahi says.
14:13
14:13

Omoro District to Benefit from UGX 650M Solar Powered Tap Water System 4

Okello disclosed that only 60% of the population in the district have access to clean water because more than 128 boreholes in the district are not functioning.
07:58
07:58

Gulu City Operations Affect Payment of Salaries for Some Civil Servants uganda vision 2040 1 2 Top story

Charles John Luwa, the interim City Planner reveals that financial glitches allied to the City creation have affected the workers and the problem is anticipated to affect workers’ remunerations for the months of August and possibly September.
12:05
12:05

Relatives of Electrocuted Man Pitch Camp at Umeme Offices UMEME limited 1 2

Derrick Isabirye, who led a delegation of six family members to pitch camp at Umeme offices in Mukono, says they will not leave until they receive a proper explanation from the power distributors. He says it is unfair for Umeme to disown their relative, yet they have been contracting him to undertake various assignments.
08:52
08:52

Congolese kidnappers Demand UGX 4M to free 10 Ugandan Fishermen 3

Some of the victims have been identified as David Mucunguzi, Innocent Twinomujuni ,Shabul Nabasa, Jackson Tumuhamye, Benjamin Tusasibwe, Nicholas Sunday, Kenneth Kabasharira Nicholas Tumwesigye, Patrick Bwiho and Jackson Musinguzi.
15:39
15:39

Arua Covid19 Taskforce Reduces Quarantine Period Citing Lack of Food Paul Bishop Drileba 2 3 Top story

Paul Bishop Drileba, the Arua District Health Officer, says they were forced to contravene the Covid19 Standard Operating Procedures-SOPs and reduce the mandatory quarantine period so as to cut on the high cost of keeping the suspects.
15:06
15:06

Amuru Man Arrested for Murdering Grandmother domestic homicide

Christopher Odongkara, the Pabbo Town Council LC III Chairperson told URN on Saturday morning that Ojok returned home drunk and started quarreling with his grandmother leading to a fist fight.
14:46
14:46

Mubende, Kassanda Artisanal Miners Allowed to Return to Old Sites 4 1

Francis Jjuuko, a gold miner in Kassanda, says having spent almost a year in unproductive areas, they are now happy as they will be able to compensate for the losses made. “Kamusenene is productive. We once operated in that area and when we were told that the license is taking us back to those old places. We were so happy," Jjuuko said.
14:26
14:26

NUP Condemns Blockage of Kyagulanyi’s Radio Talk Shows 4 2 Top story

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says Kyagulanyi shouldn’t have organised a political rally in the middle of the city if he wanted to appear on a radio talk show.
13:00
13:00

UPDF Officers Sentenced for Torturing Civilians 2 1

The Division Spokesperson, Maj. Charles Kabona says Lt. Denis Gumisiriza and his co-accused were deployed in Kyarenga, Ruborogota sub-county in Isingiro district to enforce the Health Ministry Covid19 preventive guidelines and presidential directives.
07:58
07:58

Man Wanted for Beheading Grandmother Over Land 1

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson, says neighbors found Kadiidi’s torso lying in a pool of blood. According to Kasasira, preliminary police investigations show that Kadiidi met his brutal death on Wednesday night, a day after Asiimwe was released on police bond.
06:20
06:20

Over 800 DRC Refugees Transferred to Imvepi Settlement from Zombo solomon osakan 1 2

The clashes in eastern DRC have reportedly displaced over 1500 people mainly the ethnic Alur who have since settled in Zeu farm institute.
05:39
05:39

Mukono LC Officials on Theft Charges Granted Bail mukono court 2 1

The accused officials include the Nakisunga Sub County LCIII Chairperson Mubarak Ssekikubo, Namuyenje LCI chairman Robinson Wampona, Defense Secretary William Bisaso, the Secretary for Information Bbosa Keeya and Gerald Ssemaganda, an area resident.
20:22
20:22

Man Arrested for Defiling Two Siblings in Gulu Awach Sub-County 1

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Patrick Jimmy Okema, says the suspect has since been transferred to Gulu Central Police Station – CPS pending examination to establish his mental state vide CRB 868/2020.
17:39
17:39

Muslim Lawyers Ask Police to Lift Suspension of Naguru Mosque Construction Works 5 7

The MCJL President, Umar Nyanzi, says the construction works of the mosque stalled in 1979 following the overthrow of Amin’s government.
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