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11:51
11:51

Thugs Stab Man in Bugembe deceased

Eye witnesses told URN on condition of anonymity that the deceased had gone to withdraw about Shillings 50,000 from a mobile money agent when he was rounded up by four men demanding that he surrenders his phone, which he resisted.
11:44
11:44

Fisheries Protection Unit Destroys 1500 Illegal Fishnets Jinja 2 2 Top story

Maj. Joseph Ssebukera, the Commandant of the UPDF Fisheries Protection Unit on Eastern Lake Victoria, says the impounded nets carry electric current, which peels off fish skin causing it to die and float on the lake.
10:41
10:41

NMS Suppliers Decry Poor Handling of Drugs in Wakiso security 2

The National Medical Stores suppliers have decried the poor handling and reception of drugs delivered to Wakiso District which they say is putting t the drugs at risk of getting spoilt before they reach end-users.
14:08
14:08

Army Chief Warns Drivers, Store Keepers on Drunkenness people 3 2 Top story

Brig Ronald Bigirwa, the Commandant of the UPDF Service Brigade made the appeal while presiding over the graduation of 50 drivers and 52 store men at the UPDF School of Supply and Transport-SOST in Jinja district on Friday.
17:16
17:16

Fire Guts Iganga Drug Store district 1 Top story

David Muwanguzi, the Iganga District Health Officer, says the fire destroyed anti-malaria drugs meant for seven health centers, saying they have been receiving drugs since last week and the last consignment was recorded on Monday night.
19:46
19:46

UPDF Officers Trained in Firearm Maintenance and Logistics army 2 1

The officers were equipped with skills in repairing small guns like pistols, AK-47, and other fighter riffles during peace support operations and wartime periods. The trained officers carry the mandate of safeguarding firearms in the different armoury where they shall be deployed by their respective commanders.
15:46
15:46

Namutumba Councilor Detained Over Counterfeit Currency district

Mbago is said to have given a fake currency note worth Shillings 50,000 to Mariam Kagoya as condolence for the loss of her husband last week.
07:53
07:53

NDA Impounds Medicines Worth UGX 361M in Nation Wide Operations people 2 1 Top story

Samuel Kyomukama, the NDA head of Enforcement disclosed this following an inspection of drug outlets in Jinja district on Saturday.
15:40
15:40

Namutamba Police Arrests Seven Armed Robbers people 1

It is alleged that, on Monday, the suspects intercepted Kenneth Wetaka’s car, Fuso registration number; UBD 415S which was carrying 10 tons of sugar valued at 131.6 million Shillings, undressed him and fled off with his property.
15:53
15:53

Jinja Police Arrests Street Children road 1 2

The arrest follows a series of robberies that occurred in several shops within the municipality. It is alleged that, the street children broke into wholesale shops and stole items that include clothes, soap, shoes and soft drinks among others.
17:29
17:29

Allied Health Professional's Council Closes Clinics, Laboratories in Masindi team 2

Dr. Gino Abiriga, the Director Wananchi Clinic explained that he paid for the license but was yet to pick it from Kampala. His pleas to the team not to close his clinic and give him time to pick the license from Kampala fell on deaf ears.
20:48
20:48

URA Closes Door For Clearance of 15 Year Old Cars country 1

In a statement released on Monday, Kateshumbwa said only cars that had got URA customs clearance by Sunday will be allowed into the country.
07:04
07:04

CBS Journalist Survives Death In Armed Robbery investigation 1 Top story

Jacob Kkule, the Masaka District Police Commander, says they responded instantly and managed to recover Tomusanges car, which was abandoned at the crime scene. He reveals that police have also recovered two bullet cartridges from the scene to aide their investigations.
15:43
15:43

Excitement in Kyadondo East as Court Grants Bobi Wine Bail resident 4

Voters in Kyadondo East started blasting Bobi Wines music in their shops and trading center minutes after Justice Mubiru approved his bail application.
18:15
18:15

10 Arrested for forging National Identity Cards district 1 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says police also recovered several machines that were being used to print the forged national Identity cards and also sealed off some of the shops as crime scenes.
15:10
15:10

Unidentified Assailant Kills Mukono Shop Keeper resident 1 2

A person who had come to operate the shop has today been murdered in the morning at Bagala village in seeta in Mukono district on Jinja-kampala highway.
07:09
07:09

Security Guard, Plumber Arrested Over Theft of 30 Water Meters mbale 1

According to Aketch, Eteu was caught red handed walking away with the meters from the station. Police arrested the security guard to help them with investigations to establish whether he has a network, the manager said.
17:24
17:24

Bugiri MP Elections: Police Storms Lyavala's Home road 1

Lyavala was picked up as he was planning to attend the campaign rally of his rival, Asuman Basalirwa, the Justice Forum candidate at Busoga University playground along Saza road.
15:00
15:00

Mobile Money Agents Close Shops Over Tax gobierno 3 1 Top story

Madina Nakitanda, the director of Husnah Enterprises Limited, says they were already grappling with various taxes before the transaction levy came in the picture. She asks government to scrap the mobile money tax and retain the old taxes including trading license fees, income tax and excise duty.
16:01
16:01

Traders Abandon Lockups, Stalls at Lira Modern Market lira municipality 3

The modern market built in 2016 with funding from the African Development Bank is meant to accommodate over 2,200 vendors. However, it is currently occupied by less than 1000 vendors.
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