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11:09
11:09

Uganda Museum Visitor Numbers, Surpass Pre-COVID19 Levels by 137 Percent cultural heritage 3 1 Top story

During the belated Africa Worldwide Heritage Day celebrations, Minister of Tourism, Wildlife, and Antiquities, Tom Butime, revealed that the museum welcomed 131,508 visitors last year, compared to 67,366 in 2022, with 87 percent being domestic visitors.
09:07
09:07

Mandela Millers Gets ISO 22000 Certification for Food Safety and Quality Assurance raw material 1 3

Patricia Bageine Ejalu, the Deputy Executive Director of Standards at UNBS, represented the Executive Director at the award ceremony held at the company's premises in Busega.
11:10
11:10

Police Block Women of Value Event security 1

Nanteza says that she applied for police clearance in early November and received a letter signed on behalf of the Inspector General of Police by Wilson Omoding on 14th, November 2022 instructing her team to liaise with Kiira Regional police authorities to ensure the smooth execution of the event.
13:29
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Monitor Loses Bid to Stay Hearing of Museveni Defamation Suit Edwin Karugire 2 Top story

In his ruling delivered Wednesday morning, Civil Division High Court Judge Musa Ssekaana, says the suit will proceed before him to its logical conclusion, arguing that the court’s power to exercise discretion to stay court proceedings before it can be exercised judicially and in the public interest. “…the same should not be used to cause delay of hearings or inconvenience to the other party or result into public mischief,” he said.
14:47
14:47

Increased Immorality, Witchcraft Among Catholics Worries Bishop Muhiirwa event 2 1 Top story

"It is unfortunate that we, the people that the martyrs generated with blood, are buried in such vices," Muhiirwa noted while delivering his homily during the Mass held as part of the events to pay homage to the martyrs at Namugongo Shrines in Wakiso district Friday.
16:16
16:16

FUFA To Test Players Ahead of CECAFA Senior Women's Challenge COVID-19 1

According to Nakiwala, football spectators will be allowed into the facility and will seat in designated zones away from the players and match officials to avoid the spread of COVID-19.
07:27
07:27

UPDF Engineering Brigade Starts Renovating Jinja Hospital ICU health worker 1

Angela Namala, the acting Director of Jinja Regional Referral Hospital, who declined to reveal the cost of the entire renovation works told URN on Sunday that the ICU ward needed a facelift and the repair of some of the interior fittings.
16:33
16:33

COVID-19 Was A Wake Up Call to Ugandan Scientists Ministry of Health 4 2

Scientists argue that the outbreak of covid-19 led to the country's first attempt to manufacture a vaccine for a disease. In addition to this, due to the ban on the importation of some medicines, chemotherapists began looking into a cure for covid-19.
16:19
16:19

Social Distancing Forcing Schools to Reduce Learning Time COVID-19 1 3

The administrators noted that children's brains are active, with a lot of interest in playing, and mingling amongst themselves without adhering to the recommended COVID-19 Standard Operating Procedures.
13:34
13:34

Outgoing Jinja Hospital Director On the Spot Over Failure to Handover Office government 1 1

Rashid Ssentongo, the Jinja Regional Inspectorate Officer told URN in an interview this week that he has received several complaints from doctors accusing Tugumisirize of continuing to transact business on behalf of the hospital despite having retired officially from the same position late last year.
12:21
12:21

Senior Four Leaver Turns into Teacher for Entire Village COVID-19 2 6

Perusi Namugwere, a P 6 pupil at Kikalu primary school narrates that they neither received the educational materials distributed by the Ministry of Education nor have television at home to follow the lessons conducted on TV.
13:54
13:54

Rally Drivers Donate to Disabled Children in Jinja City country 2 3

Dipu says that, such initiatives have been slowed down due to covid19 frustrations, which have left several drivers financially constrained, however they have embarked on an initiative of convincing all rally participants to donate a small fee of at least 100,000 Shillings each per event, with an aim of boosting donation drives to the targeted communities.
17:59
17:59

150 Teenagers in Luwero Acquire Life Skills to Deal With Lockdown resilience 2 5

Safe Spaces was launched after the March 2020 directive by President Yoweri Museveni to have all schools and learners sent home following the outbreak COVID 19. The pandemic has since ravaged economies across the globe and killed over five million people.
13:57
13:57

Laboratory Technologist Arrested For Forging COVID-19 Test Results for Fugitive Jinja

A detective told URN on condition of anonymity that Waswa was picked up on Wednesday evening on a tip-off from his colleagues who faulted him for issuing fake COVID-19 positive test results to a wanted person.
17:05
17:05

Parliament Stops UGX 3B Stimulus package to Kampala Serena Hotel COVID-19 2 1 Top story

The hotel had been granted a payment of 3 Billion shillings in October last year as a stimulus package after its operations were hit by an outbreak of COVID-19 and subsequent lockdowns that paralysed the hospitality industry. According to UDC, a government entity that promotes industrial and economic development, the funds were approved after a request from Nile Hotel, the holder of the hotel on behalf of the government.
16:57
16:57

Kamuli RDC Orders Arrest of DHO, CAO for Swindling COVID-19 funds village 1 1

Mutemo said that the district received over 156 million Shillings to facilitate members of the Village Health Teams-VHTs and other activities of the COVID-19 task force but Duku and Mawejje have failed to account for the funds, yet several health workers have never received their risk allowances for the second wave.
17:03
17:03

EAC Member States to Hold Joint Peacekeeping Training COVID-19 1

This FTX aims at fostering collective participation of EAC armed forces in tackling future threats to peace and stability within the region.
15:36
15:36

MPs Want a Public Holiday for Vaccination COVID-19 1 2

Members of parliament on the forum of children’s affairs have urged the government to declare public holidays to scale up vaccination of teachers and students in order to achieve the vaccination target required to reopen schools.
08:39
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Health Ministry to Install Tracking Devices in Ambulances Ministry Of Health 1 3

According to the Commissioner Emergency Medical Services, John Baptist Waniaye Nambohe the devices will help the Ministry track the movements of the ambulances, fuel consumption and general efficiency.
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