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08:56
08:56

Guard Dismissed After Instructing NYTIL Boss to Wear a Face Mask general manager 1 1

According to the termination letterdated May 19, 2020, and signed by the factory’s human resource manager, Joanitah Nakawesi, Muyomba is accused of insubordination and selective enforcement of guidelines on face masks.
16:57
16:57

Kiira, Bujagali Power Plants Fully Restored - Eskom operation 2 2 Top story

According to ESKOM Uganda Limited, the company with a concession to operate and maintain Nalubaale and Kiira Hydro Power stations, the floating Island which originated from Lake Victoria Basin as a result of the current rising water levels created extensive debris and waste material that blocked the water intake screens, through which water for power generation is transported.
07:57
07:57

Student Shooting: Family Demands Compensation from KCCA, Uganda Police Force Patrick Onyango 1 2 Top story

Her aunt, Yvonne Kasawuli, says her niece is still traumatised and needs serious medical attention, which isn’t available at Mulago hospital. Kasawuli explains that they want Nankya and her mother moved to a specialised medical facility, which they can’t afford because of the costs involved.
10:55
10:55

Wakiso Needs UGX 40B to Link Bussi Island to Mainland road 4 1 Top story

Bussi Island, which is 10kilometers away from Entebbe town, remains secluded and visibly detached from the rest of Wakiso district because of poor physical infrastructure and lack of proper transport means.
19:18
19:18

Three Arrested Torching Kakira Sugarcane resident 2 1 Top story

Jamal Kanyesigye, the Kakira Division Police Commander, says the suspects were caught red-handed on Tuesday by a team of police officers attached to the Field Force Unit deployed to patrol the plantation.
12:49
12:49

New NIRA Board Chairperson Wants Changes on National ID Replacement System district 2 2

“Government is paying money on a decentralized system for the Organisation. We have to know what happens in the districts. Why can’t some of these services be executed in the districts? Why do you have to bring the whole Uganda here [in Kololo] and expose our weaknesses?” Biribonwa questions why all services are being offered at the Kololo-based NIRA headquarters.
13:25
13:25

Kakira Sugarcane Plantation Set Ablaze Jinja 4 3

They were allegedly burnt on Wednesday by residents of Nailo village in Kakira town council, who were protesting the death of their colleague.
15:00
15:00

Management Crisis Haunting BIDCO, Palm Oil Farmers general manager 1

The managers were dropped following an internal audit that was conducted in March 2019, which implicated them for conniving to embezzle more than Shillings 5.4 billion from both Oil Palm Uganda Limited and Bidco Uganda Limited. The Financial controllers in Oil Palm Uganda Limited and Bidco Uganda Limited were put on notice to refund the money prompting them to flee into hiding.
11:20
11:20

Wakiso District Seeks Special Development Fund for Sacco's people 4

Alfred Eboku Ejanu, the head of credit and operations at the Microfinance Support Centre, says that during their years of operations in Wakiso district, they have established that the population in Wakiso has unique challenges which need special focus and treatment.
11:49
11:49

Ugandans Sweep MTN Marathon general manager 1 Top story

For most people, the marathon was an avenue for having fun. As soon as they were flag off, a host of them were seen taking selfies to post on social media for their friends.
10:46
10:46

Gov't Agencies Tasked to Market Source of the Nile As Tourist Destination country 2 1

While officiating over the rising of the international civil aviation organization-ICAO flag at the source of the Nile in Jinja district on Saturday, Kakuba argues that, three out of every 10 tourists who arrive to the country through Entebbe international airport tour the Nile.
07:21
07:21

Lawyers Challenge UCC Report, Want Mutabazi Imprisoned Robert Kyagulanyi

In their sworn affidavit seen by URN, the applicants accuse UCC and Mutabazi for disregarding court orders and violating the subjudice rule when they conducted investigations and published the said report.
20:01
20:01

Kadaga Wants Mandatory Physical Exercise in Schools district 3 1

Speaking at the celebrations of the World Heart Day in Jinja district on Friday, Kadaga says that, some schools have limited space where pupils can hardly carry out physical exercises which has left them lazy and prone to heart diseases.
20:18
20:18

IGP Orders Release of 'Idle and Disorderly' Suspects district 1 Top story

“By copy, hereof, the Executive Director Kampala City Council Authority is also asked to comply with the directive of H.E the President of the Republic of Uganda,” Ochola directs. ‘Idle and disorderly’ laws form part of what are usually referred to as ‘vagrancy laws.’
18:52
18:52

URC Unleashes Five-Year Development Plan committee 3 1 Top story

URC owns 1200 cargo containers, which have remained redundant due to lack of a functional meter gauge system.
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