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08:27
08:27

Delayed Release of Makerere University Admission Letters Irks Parents, Students Admissions 1 4

A notice from the Academic Registrar’s office issued on Monday indicated that the admission letters for government-sponsored students would be ready on Wednesday.
13:28
13:28

Makerere University Payment System Restored, Students Struggle to Raise Tuition 1 3

In September, the university transitioned from Academic Information Management System -AIMS to the Academic Management Information System- ACMIS, a new records management system, which affected payments.
06:56
06:56

WHO Expresses Hope Worst of Omicron Wave Is Over

The number of deaths remains stable, but the agency is concerned about the impact the variant is having on already exhausted health workers and overburdened health systems. Although Omicron may be less severe, for Dr Tedros “the narrative that it is mild is misleading, hurts the overall response and costs more lives.”
09:20
09:20

Mak Students in Vaccination Drive As They Agitate For Full Reopening Makerere University 6 1

Obed Tebesiga Luganda, a second-year student pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Studies notes that online studies have been challenging to him and he only hopes that vaccination of learners will help business at the institution to return to normal.
07:20
07:20

KCCA Removes Mobile Money Kiosks off Kampala Streets 4 4

Isma Ssekamanya is one of the people whose two kiosks were evicted from Burton street where he had employed two people. Ssekamanya, who looked puzzled when our reporter interviewed him, said that he has six other kiosks in Ndeeba and two in Katwe and didn’t know if they had been spared.
13:53
13:53

Makerere University Students Demand Release of Results Universities 1 3

The students are accusing the university administration of negligence and failing to respond to their plight.
10:57
10:57

Traffic Police to Arrest Drivers, Conductors Without Vaccination Cards 1 2

Without mentioning the exact date, the Traffic Police Spokesperson, Faridah Nampiima told journalists on Monday they will soon start checking drivers and their conductors for COVID-19 vaccination cards.
17:47
17:47

KCCA Intensifies Operations On Street Vendors 2 6

Herman Segawa, a vendor along Namirembe Avenue says since the week began, the law enforcement team has been on the streets every day to confiscate merchandise from street vendors, those who resist are arrested and taken to City Hall Court.
16:52
16:52

Activists Blocked from Petitioning Human Rights Commission over Kakwenza Detention 2 3

One of the activists Annette Nnana Namatta alias Nalongo was arrested immediately and whisked off to Jinja Road Police Station. The other activists were turned away along Naguru-Katalima road before reaching the offices.
10:03
10:03

70% Vaccination Target Must Be Met to Ward Off Omicron- WHO 1 Top story

The development comes as a senior World Health Organization (WHO) epidemiologist repeated the agency’s message that countries could not boost their way out of the pandemic, while the Omicron variant was transmitting so intensely, just as the Delta variant has done.
14:16
14:16

Christians Asked to Be Proud of Their Faith 2 1

Leading mass at Christ the King Parish Church, Fr. Joseph Mugambe asked the parishioners to always be proud of their faith wherever they go.
15:26
15:26

Male Mabirizi Files for a Warrant of Arrest for Pastor Bujjingo, Suzan Makula

Mabirizi in his application at the Chief Magistrates Court of Entebbe also wants 10 other people who attended Bujjingo's customary marriage ceremony to be arrested for attending what he refers to as an illegal function
09:57
09:57

World Leaders Mourn Archbishop Tutu - ‘A Towering Global Figure for Peace’ 3 Top story

The late Archbishop Desmond Tutu has been described as an unwavering voice for the voiceless by, among others, the UN Secretary-General António Guterres who praised Archbishop Tutu’s relentless determination to build global solidarity for a free and democratic South Africa.
18:02
18:02

Three Arrested for Operating Unlicensed Labor Recruiting Agency CID 1 2

Preliminary findings show that Strategic partners agency limited was registered as a tour and travel company. During the search, Police recovered 34 passports, 37 personal files, photographs of recruits, Interpol letters, and t-shirts of the company.
15:16
15:16

KCCA Causal Worker Struggling to Survive without Pay 2 2

Katende is struggling to survive and take care of his family since he has not received payment since September 15th, 2021 despite his daily routine staying as is.
10:38
10:38

UCU Student Living Off Chicken Rearing Since Lock Down 1 4

As the Christmas season approaches, Tumwesige expects to make huge profits because of increased demand for the chicken. A chicken he normally sells at Shillings 20,000 will go to up to Shillings 40,000 during the season he notes.
16:12
16:12

Father Runs to Police to Compel Labor Export Firm to Return Sick Daughter 1 2

According to Kalulanda, his daughter has been calling home for the last two months since she developed the problem to compel the company to cause her return because she needs serious medical attention in vain.
11:53
11:53

COVID-19: Don’t Underestimate Omicron, WHO Chief Warns 1 Top story

Dr Tedros said that the variant, which was first detected in specimens collected on November 11 in Botswana and on November 14, in South Africa is now present in 77 countries, and it's spreading at a rate that has not been seen with any previous variant.
09:08
09:08

Human Rights Tribunal Finally to Resume in January After Meddie Kaggwa's Death 2

Speaking at the sidelines of the launch of 2019 and 2020 Commission annual reports, the Commission chairperson said that the tribunal shall start with cases that had been allocated for hearing and those that were up for allocation. She says the tribunal shall move fast to dispense justice to the aggrieved.
19:54
19:54

Chemical Engineering Student Becomes Seamstress Amidst COVID-19 Lockdown Covid-19 Resilience 2 5

On top of earning a minimum of 200,000 Uganda Shillings a week, Joy Kutesakwe has started attracting market for events’ attire which is more paying.
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