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19:08
19:08

Intern Worked On False Result to Rush C-Section in Which Baby’s Hand Was Chopped team 2 1

Jinja hospital director Edward Nkurunziza says that the mother, identified as Betty Biribawa suffered from antepartum haemorrhage, a serious complication of pregnancy which is sometimes caused by uterine rapture. At 32 weeks of the pregnancy, the mother was bleeding uncontrollably, warranting an emergency C-section to save her life.
19:46
19:46

UPDF Officers Trained in Firearm Maintenance and Logistics Mayuge 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.
17:50
17:50

Sorry State of Hoima Municipal Mortuary Irks Residents police 4 1 Top story

Daniel Kaseregenye, the Hoima Municipal town clerk told URN that they are set to renovate the facility this financial year. He says the facility is to be painted and fenced before they install electricity and water.
12:10
12:10

We Can't Backtrack on Internship Fee - Kyambogo VC police 4 1 Top story

The Kyambogo University Chancellor, Prof. Elly Rwakishaya Katunguka, says they will not bow down to students pressure to reverse the new internship fees. He explains that the new fee that will apply to fresh students was occasioned by the increasing cost of student supervision.
15:31
15:31

Sergeant at Arms Abandons Council Over Unpaid Allowances home 1 Top story

Loum explains that the Sergeant at Arms abandoned his responsibilities to protest delayed payment of his allowances for the past four council meeting.
07:50
07:50

Grasshopper Trappers Protest Revised Power Tariff accusation 1 2 Top story

Under the revised rate, UMEME will collect Shillings 350,000 from each bulb connected directly to a power line up from Shillings 250,000 previously.
07:15
07:15

Hundreds Fear Eviction By Buganda Kingdom resident 4 1 Top story

According to the occupants, they have been under threats of eviction since 2016 and are worried that Mengo through Buganda Land Board-BLB may evict them anytime without due compensation despite occupying land for more than 30 years.
17:50
17:50

Mufti Turned Away from Makindye Military Barracks accusation 1

Prior to visiting Makindye Police barracks, the Mufti consulted Lt. Gen. Gutti who gave green light to the visit. Armed with the authorisation notice, the Mufti and his delegation stormed Makindye Military barracks this morning but were turned away without any explanation.
11:52
11:52

Thousands Party on First Night of Nyege Nyege Festival uganda 1 Top story

The mixture of the cigarette and Marijuana smokes was calmed by the flavored smell of Shisha, which would be cleared by the freshness brought by trees and the River Nile.
14:40
14:40

Mob Survivor Handcuffed on Hospital Bed for Days health center 2

Humphrey Nawari, a Medical Officer attached to Kotido HCIV says they have failed to transfer the patient to Matany hospital for proper medical attention due to lack of resources.
12:44
12:44

Elderly Woman Drowns in Swamp village

According to information obtained by our reporter, Ayaa left her home in Palaro parish in Odek Sub County at around 2:00pm on August 6, 2018 and crossed to Oratido village in Lukwo parish where she found people drinking at the LCs home and decided to join.
17:36
17:36

Police Commissioner Okello Makmot Dies in Dubai condition 1 Top story

Makmot breathed his last aboard an Emirates flight this afternoon while in transit to Dubai on his way to Uganda from the USA where he had for training on small arms proliferation.
14:55
14:55

Former Gulu Municipality MP Injured Over UGX 20,000 Debt police 2 1

According to information obtained by our reporter, the man only identified as Anywar attacked Achire with a mower for failing to clear a debt of 20,000 Shillings he owed him. The former legislator was rushed to Gulu Independent Hospital with a compound fracture and later referred to Kumi Orthopedic center for corrective surgery.
16:17
16:17

Chief Justice Needs More Powers - Justice Kasule uganda 3 1 Top story

Justice Kasule argued that the Chief Justices powers are capped in the bill which was endorsed by cabinet early this year because he has to consult before making decisions. For instance, he pointed out, that the power to appoint or discipline judicial officers is vested in the judicial service commission.
07:38
07:38

Teargas Canister Injures Two in Mbale Demo people 1 5 Top story

Muhammed Ssamuka, the area local council one Chairperson condemns police for using excessive force against peaceful residents.
17:21
17:21

Kipoi Challenges Trial in Military Court security 1

Through his lawyer, Ojok and Co Advocates, Kipoi wants court to order the Director of Public Prosecution-DPP, Justice Mike Chibita to stop prosecuting him in the General Court Martial yet he is a civilian.
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