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07:06
07:06

Staff Shortage Hits Makerere University Estates Unit government 1

Sources at the department indicate that over 200 vacancies have not been filled over the past years.
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.
14:13
14:13

Sugarcane Prices to Continue Dropping-Museveni Jinja 1

According to Museveni, government has nothing much to do about the falling cane prices dictated by forces beyond their control.
18:24
18:24

UBC Producer Testifies in Makerere Gold Scam court 6 4

Waludyaba was appearing before Grade One Magistrate Beatrice Khainza at City Hall Court on Friday. He is one of the state witnesses brought to testify in a trial of five suspected gold scammers.
15:46
15:46

Police Rescue Court Bailiff from Angry Vendors law 1 1

Lukoya explains that in June this year, Wamala together with Hamza Mobonga who came masquerading as the Jinja District Police Commander and unidentified police officer picked up his son, Reagan Lubaale claiming he was wanted in Entebbe Chief Magistrates court.
11:47
11:47

Trader Drags Gov't to Court Over Seized Logs police 1

In his affidavit, Kyiwa argues that there is no justifiable reason for holding the logs, adding that his repeated appeals to the relevant authorities to release the impounded logs have been futile prompting him to turn to court.
13:09
13:09

Delayed Repair of MV 2 Kyoga Ferry Irks Travelers resident 1 1 Top story

Mark Ssali, the UNRA Spokesperson, says they are in the process of procuring some spares to fix the faulty ferry.
16:56
16:56

Jinja Teen Held Over Firearm investigation 1 1

Gimeyi claims he is a scrap dealer and that he bought the pistol from a friend who is being hunted by police.
12:42
12:42

Parliament Completes Scrutiny of Mobile Money Tax Amendment Bill bank of uganda 1

After a month, scrutinising the bill and interacting with different stakeholders, the finance committee is compiling the report before it can be read in the house.
15:56
15:56

Kalungu Coffee Farmer Hacked To Death, Two Arrested village 1 Top story

Matia Kalemba, the Kigasa B Village Council chairperson, confirmed the incident, saying Kulabirawo was alone at home at the time of the incident. He explains that this is the first incident of its kind in the area where assailants murdered their victim and torched his house.
08:10
08:10

Soroti USMID Road Works Drag on construction 3 1

Gilbert Kiracho, the Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist USMID / Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development, acknowledges the challenges but says the work in Soroti is almost complete.
15:58
15:58

Two Luweero Residents Found Dead in Rented Room area

Edward Lutwama, the LC I Chairman of Busula A zone says that they suspect the two could have died of suffocation after leaving a charcoal stove inside the room.
10:34
10:34

Woman At Large After Strangling Step Son to Death investigation 2

Esther Bella, the aunt to the deceased, says the suspect was seen moving with the minor towards Namatala River. She says Nalondos movement with the boy surprised everybody in the area because she had never moved with the deceased.
07:50
07:50

Kisenyi Leaders Ask Gov't to Contain Sell of Aviation Fuel police 6 1 Top story

Mariam Kasigwa, the Local Council II Chairperson of Kisenyi II parish, says they are still puzzled how the fuel ends up in Kisenyi.
07:04
07:04

70 Suspected Thugs Arrested From Jinja Show Ground victim 4 1

The suspects are wanted for stealing property and money from exhibitors and show goers at Jinja show ground.
21:28
21:28

CSOs want North Kyoga RPC Investigated investigation 2 1

But Innocent Omara, a human right lawyer in Lira town, says Adokos claim shouldnt be misinterpreted. He asks police to engage Adoko to substantiate his claims and provide evidence to facilitate investigations.
07:18
07:18

Police Arrest Four Marijuana Dealers In Mbale operation 2 2

A 16-year-old street boy, who only identified himself as Tom, told URN that the arrest of marijuana dealers in Mbale town has affected them mostly since many of them smoke the banned substance.
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