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16:58
16:58

Uganda Prisons Creates Isolation Centres for New Suspects on Remand community 1 2

Uganda Prison's Service Spokesperson Frank Baine says that the newly constructed Kitalya Min Max Prison in Wakiso will be holding all suspects remanded from Kampala Metropolitan Area at this time. The facility which was built to hold inmates on longer sentences has been empty at the moment and is now seen as a perfect place of isolation.
18:56
18:56

Schools Embrace Virtual Engagements in the Face of COVID-19 country 5

President Yoweri Museveni ordered the closure of schools as one of the measures to control the spread of coronavirus, which, according to experts, moves faster in large gatherings. At the time of the closure, the learners were just half way into the term which started on February 4, 2020 and was due to end on May 1, 2020.
16:35
16:35

How IGG Probe Cost Professor Joloba Mak Principal's Job investigation 1 Top story

Despite scoring highly, the search committee, declined to recommend Professor Moses Joloba for appointment on grounds that there were several complaints against him. However, the committee noted that there was no conclusive report on the status of the complaints as well as disciplinary action by either management or Appointments Board.
18:54
18:54

Search Team Recommends Five Unopposed for Appointment as College Heads Makerere University 1 Top story

According to the report, the search committee arrived at the candidates after a series of activities that included shortlisting, assessing candidates’ documents, review of Human Resource record, candidates’ profiles and face-to-face interviews as well as public presentations.
07:11
07:11

Police Arrest Suspected Kasolo Gang Leaders Kawempe Division 5

Umar Kitaaka, the Officer in Charge of Kawempe Division, says the duo was arrested on Monday night following a tip off that they were busy terrorising the area after being released from Luzira Prisons where they were locked up for three years.
19:16
19:16

DP Recalls Green Books from Wakiso, Mukono area 3

The party had rolled out its 2021 General Election roadmap listing mass recruitment and registration of new members as the first activity, preceding grassroots elections. As part of the process, the party distributed registration books also known as the green books, to be used as voter registers.
16:14
16:14

MUASA Boss Set to Resume Work After Suspension investigation 3 1 Top story

Dr. Kamunyu vowed in an interview with URN never to cede to dishonesty as he returns to Makerere University, saying that academic freedoms and freedoms of expression that he was fighting for remain cardinal to him.
13:16
13:16

Pictorial: A Glimpse into the Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference prime minister Top story

The Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference (CPC) has today started at the Speke Resort, Munyonyo, 52 years after Uganda hosted the Conference.
07:22
07:22

Entebbe Tycoon Named in Kigungu Land Grabbing Uganda Radio 2 1 Top story

However, residents led by Entebbe Deputy Mayor, Richard Ssekyondo says the land board in Wakiso and Entebbe municipalities need to establish whether Mutebi was offered any piece of land at Kigungu landing site free of encumbrance as the law suggests.
08:05
08:05

Makerere Finally Reinstates Nawangwe’s Former PA into University Service home 1 Top story

Nuwagaba had spent 17months out of university service following his dismissal on May 23rd, 2018 by the University Appointments Board for alleged extortion and bribery. However, the university Human Resource Director, Richard Mugisha reinstated Nuwagaba in a September 10th, 2019 letter and deployed him as the Chief Custodian of the College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology –CEDAT.
13:47
13:47

Ebola Emergency Preparedness Could Strengthen Uganda’s Health System-Expert Makerere University 3 1

Dr. Solome Okware, the Technical Advisor Policy at the Infectious Diseases Institute in Makerere University, notes that Uganda has heightened its capacity building efforts in coordination, social mobilization, surveillance and case management since the Ebola hemorrhagic fever broke out in the neighboring DR Congo, which can be used to strengthen health systems.
15:17
15:17

Ngora Accident Death Toll Increases Soroti Hospital 1 Top story

Three people were killed on spot and ten others injured after a taxi registration number UBD 584R they were traveling on board to Soroti from Mbale overturned following a tyre burst.
17:21
17:21

Katabi Gears up for Kabaka's Coronation Anniversary Wakiso District 1 3 Top story

Buganda’s Cultural Affairs Minister, Godfrey Kyewalabye Male, says they have already constructed the palace where the Kabaka will stay during the celebrations.
06:50
06:50

Lightning Strikes 12 Pupils in Kibaale teacher 1

Prosy Namuleme, the School Senior woman teacher told Uganda Radio Network that the affected pupils are from P.3, P.4, P.5, P.6 and P.7.
11:24
11:24

Bujingo Needs Psychiatric Help-Rev. Canon Aaron Mwesigye Churches of Uganda 1

According to the overseer of all Christian Churches in the country, Rev.Canon Aaron Mwesigye, Pastor Aloysius Bujingo is insane and that his behaviour brings shame to all pastors.
13:46
13:46

Mak Legal Costs Shoot to UGX 63bn people 1

The costs stem from 50 cases against the University.
16:19
16:19

Teargas, Bullets Characterize Busabala Easter Monday Celebrations government 3 Top story

Bob Asiimwe, a youth from Busabala Parish said he has been saving some money for the music concert but was surprised that they were being beaten to vacate the place.
17:11
17:11

Former Flying Squad Boss Muhangi Re-arrested uganda police 1 Top story

The Defense Military Spokesperson, Lt. Col. Deo Akiiki confirmed the re-arrest of Muhangi. He told URN that Muhangi had been picked up by the military.
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