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13:08
13:08

Parents Protest as Bank Takes Over School in Jinja Henry Mugarura 4 1

Tobis Mwesigwa, a member of the school’s management committee says the bank was notified about their current financial constraints but went ahead and attached the school.
16:24
16:24

Impostor in Buikwe Arrested for Stealing Drugs government 2 1

Wycliffe Mukwaya and his girlfriend, Josephine Nabisire were arrested from their rented room in Kasanjja B zone, Njeru division, Buikwe district.
06:58
06:58

Lightning Claims Two Teachers, Injures 15 Pupils district

Christine Babirye, a teacher at the school says the heavy rain forced pupils and teachers to lock themselves in the main hall. “We experienced heavy rainfall with accompanied with a huge storm, which blew off the roof of the classroom. We decided to converge in the main hall where tragedy befell us,” she said.
13:11
13:11

Two Health Workers on the Spot Over Drug Theft government

On Saturday the Namayingo deputy resident district commissioner, Majid Dhikusooka and police detectives stormed their homes and recovered forty bundles of cotton wool, three boxes of injections, six boxes of vaccines and unspecified amount of antimalarial drugs that had been repacked in different paper bags.
20:56
20:56

Lt. Col. Nakalema Orders Arrest of Nansana Town Clerk corruption 4 1 Top story

On Friday afternoon, the State Anti-Corruption Unit together with other agencies including the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Local Government Ben Kumumanya stormed the municipality and held a meeting which later turned into an investigation panel with several individuals submitting evidence as others shared their grievances.
07:26
07:26

Grieving Death Of Ten Students A Year After Rakai School Fire delayed justice 4 3 Top story

Nabasaji, a resident of Kalisizo Town Council in Kyotera district, says the delayed trial of the suspects has denied them justice.
18:10
18:10

Electronic Gun Registration Starts in Busoga Jinja 2 1 Top story

The exercise, which is aimed at compiling a data base for firearms in the country, kicked off on Tuesday at Jinja Rugby grounds.
13:06
13:06

Contractors Arrested for Closing Health Centre III Over Arrears district 1

Mpakibi Investments was contracted by Luuka district local government to rehabilitate the maternity ward and outpatient department. However, they were paid 4 million shillings and are demanding 12 million shillings.
11:38
11:38

Head Teacher in Mayuge Accused of Misusing UPE Funds government 3 1

The parents who turned up to receive their children’s report cards turned rowdy accusing Sande of misusing Universal Primary Education-UPE funds.
18:05
18:05

Bodaboda Rider Killed in Iganga government 1

The deceased’s boss, Paul Mukisa, says the thugs appear to have fled with the Bajaj boxer registration number UES 558G the deceased was riding after killing him. According to Mukisa, they got concerned when the deceased didn’t return home on Sunday, which was unusual.
19:40
19:40

Hospital Pharmacist Arrested over Drug Theft government

The Busoga East police spokesperson, James Mubi says that some government drugs were recovered from Waiswa's residence within Bugiri town.
16:10
16:10

UGX 18bn Needed for Operationalisation of Kitalya Prison district 1 4

The facility, whose construction commenced in July 2016 by Ambitious Construction Company Limited at a price of18.3 billion shillings, now requires a similar amount to procure furniture as well as facilities for staff to manage and run the prison.
15:54
15:54

Two Arrested For Masquerading As State House Staff government 1 1

It is alleged that the suspects have been soliciting money from head teachers of different schools with promises of earning them promotions.
13:33
13:33

Kamwokya Residents Resolve to Install Security Cameras village 2 1 Top story

Residents say they need to install Closed Circuit Television Camera’s-CCTV on majority streets in their area because of increasing cases of mugg
16:45
16:45

Police Clears BBC, NBS Investigation ministry of health 1

According to Enanga, at the time operatives of the Internal Security Organisation ISO and Police arrested them, they were not aware that they were journalists and it was only after investigations began that all this was established
12:27
12:27

Three BBC Journalists Arrested, NBS TV's Sserwanjja Wanted investigation Top story

Information obtained by URN shows that the three journalists were picked up from different areas in Kampala last night by operatives from the Internal Security Organisation-I
11:27
11:27

State Prosecutors Drag Gov't to Court over Salary Increment minister of justice 1

In an application filed at the High Court in Kampala by lawyer Emma Muwonge of Katende, Ssempebwa and Co. Advocates, the Association wants court to compel the government, the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs and Secretary to the Treasury to enforce their commitment of increasing salaries, remuneration and other conditions of service for the prosecutors.
18:01
18:01

Affirmative Action Eludes Indigenous Communities-Commission community 3 1

Medi Kaggwa, the Chairperson Uganda Human Rights Commission, says they have been monitoring the indigenous communities in mining areas to ensure that they benefit from the affirmative action.
19:19
19:19

Gov't Defends Closure of Radio Unity asian 1

On Tuesday afternoon, the Internal Affairs Minister, Mario Obiga Kania defended the closure of the station, saying it fell short of the minimum broadcasting standards.
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