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18:09
18:09

November Riots: Gov't Still Processing Compensation of Victims 1 4

Gen. Odongo told delegates at the 40th Universal Periodic Review of Human Rights of the United Nations virtual meeting that the compensation process is ongoing and that several families have presented their claims to the office of the Attorney General.
17:45
17:45

160 Police Officers in West Nile Set for Retirement 3 3

On Thursday, the officers were taken through psychological orientation by a team from the Police headquarters and Ministry of Public Service.
16:59
16:59

Two Mvara FC Players Die in Nebbi-Pakwach Road Accident 1

Preliminary reports show that the accident occurred around 12 Noon in Aluyi after the coaster lost control and overturned resulting from brake failure.
16:10
16:10

Two Arrested in Apaa Township 1 1

Their arrest comes barely one week after security personnel arrested two people whose identities have been concealed following the death of four people from Madi after violent clashes.
15:07
15:07

Ugandans Take Corpses to Kenya Due to Lack of a Mortuary in Border District

RDC Mpimbaza Hashaka said the development is shameful as the government allocated 300 million shillings to the district hospital for the construction of a mortuary but it has never been completed.
08:22
08:22

Pictorial: Okere City, the Community Project Changing Lives 16

Three years ago, the community members were lacking basic services like a clean water source, health services and even schools. However, the city now has an Early Childhood Development Center, a primary school, a clinic, a village bank and a community hall that also serves as a cinema, church, and nightclub.
15:09
15:09

Uganda Must Do More to Combat Impunity and Deliver Justice to Victims

Sarah Kihika Kasande, ICTJ’s Country Director to Uganda in a statement said ever since a similar appraisal took place in 2016, none of the UPR recommendations that Uganda accepted has ever been acted upon.
13:40
13:40

Verification of 2000 Veterans in Arua Kicks Off 5 2

Some of the Veterans who turned up on day one of the exercise asked the government to expedite the payment process.
10:06
10:06

Uganda to Waive Taxes on Foreign Venture Funds to Get The Domiciled Here 4

Most of the Venture Capital of Investment Fund companies that are operating in Uganda are domiciled in other countries where they are given easy conditions to establish.
08:28
08:28

Dominic Ongwen’s Appeal Hearing Scheduled for Next Month Northern Uganda 1 1

Ongwen’s defense team led by Crispus Ayena Odongo filed its appeal briefs against the conviction and sentencing of Ongwen on October 21 and 26 last year.
16:02
16:02

More Funding Needed to Fight Corruption as Uganda Maintains Poor Rank 4

In East Africa, South Sudan and Burundi were the worst performers followed by Uganda and Kenya, while Tanzania and Rwanda came top of the EAC countries. In terms of raking, Uganda moved down two places to 144th from the 2020 ranking.
15:01
15:01

Human Rights Tribunal Awards Compensation Worth UGX 116m in Soroti Soroti District 1 1

The cases included the violation of rights to personal liberty for persons detained beyond 48 hours, violation of the right to freedom from torture, cruel, inhumane and degrading treatment and punishment and violation of the right to life.
14:33
14:33

Soldiers Deployed at Aswa Ranch Accused of Extorting Money from Locals 8

Rose Aloyo, a resident of Aringoyon village says that in December 2021, she requested the village chairperson to allow her to cut trees and burn charcoal to raise fees for her six children and he accepted. But when she went to start the work, the soldiers deployed to guard the ranch asked her to pay 270,000 Shillings before felling trees, plus 20,000 Shillings every day as fees for the machine she was going to use.
12:55
12:55

Agago Residents in Fear as Stray Buffalos Invade Five Villages 1

Residents learnt of the two buffalos suspected to have strayed from Kidepo Valley National Park in search of pasture and water when they attacked a herd of cattle grazing in Cawente village in Agelech parish.
10:51
10:51

Special Needs Schools Wait for Gov't Grants Two Weeks After Reopening Capitation Grants 1 5

Sarah Nakabuye, the headteacher of Masaka School for Children with Special Needs-Ndegeya says that although the biggest percentage of their learners have returned, the school is constrained due to financial challenges.
16:51
16:51

Government Takes over Reconstruction of Lira-Kamdini Road The World Bank 1 5

The directive was issued by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni while in Oyam District during a meeting with the Members of Parliament and other leaders from the Lango sub-region, on Saturday. The meeting was, among others, discussing the poor state of the road, which stretches 78 kilometres from Corner Kamdini along the Kampala-Gulu highway to Lira town.
13:51
13:51

President Museveni Scraps Use of TIN in War Debt Claimants Compensation 4

The Finance Ministry had tasked all claimants in Lango, Acholi and Teso sub-region to obtain Tax Identification Numbers as a mandatory requirement for processing their payment. The number is a ten-digit code issued by the Uganda Revenue Authority to prospective Taxpayers to enable them to meet their tax obligations.
10:15
10:15

65-Year-Old Wakiso Resident Battles Relatives over Land Ownership 5 2

The woman; Maria Goretti Nakitende is accusing a section of her paternal relatives of plotting to evict her and her family, among them, her 86-year-old mother from the land which was given to them by her late grandfather in 1996.
15:53
15:53

Most Wanted Cattle Rustler Arrested

The Karamoja Police Spokesperson Michael Longole said the suspect, who is currently in the army's custody for further interrogation, has been described by cattle rustlers who handed over their guns as a king of rustlers.
10:06
10:06

Lira Vaccinates 102% of Targeted Children Against Polio MInistry of Health 3 1

Dr. Patrick Buchan Ocen, the District Health Officer who attributed the good performance to strong mobilization explained that all sub counties met their vaccination target.
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