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13:36
13:36

Travelers Continue to Flock Bus Terminals on Christmas, Fares Slashed Kampala 1 3

Esau Kansiime, a resident of Namugongo destined for Kabaale, says although he wanted to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ with his family, he couldn't afford to travel during the peak of the season due to among other things the hire transport fares.
17:56
17:56

Nakasongola District Relaxes Quarantine Ahead Of Xmas christmas 4 1 Top story

The Nakasongola District Veterinary Office enforced the ban, which saw the closure of butcheries and livestock markets in the affected areas to contain the spread of the disease.
15:08
15:08

Corruption, Land Grabbing Big Problems For Uganda -Bishop Luwalira christmas 1 6

The Bishop of Namirembe Diocese Rt. Rev. Wilberforce Kityo Luwalira has warned that corruption and other vices like land grabbing are to drown the country.
16:22
16:22

Mukono Traders Stuck With stock christmas 3 1

Christine Nanyojjo, a dealer of bananas, says she stocked bananas hoping to make a kill but didnt realize her dream. She blames the low sales on the biting poverty in the country.
15:25
15:25

Christmas: Namirembe Vicar Urges Christians to Discover Their Purpose namirembe cathedral

Rev. Kalungi has been the Vicar at Namirembe Cathedral since January 2016. He moves to St. Johns Church in Entebbe as Vicar following his appointment by the Bishop of Namirembe Diocese, Bishop Wilberforce Kityo Luwalira.
10:50
10:50

Forty People Rescued from Lake Albert after Boat Accident christmas 1 1

The boat, that was carrying the Christians among them, men, women and children, was hit by a strong wind soon after setting off from Kiryamboga landing site. It was also loaded with tents and plastic chairs according to Pastor Julius Orombi an eye witness.
12:48
12:48

Bishop Decries Rampant Killings in Kigezi christmas sermons 4

While delivering his Christmas homily at St. Peters Cathedral Rugarama in Kabale Municipality this morning, Bagamuhunda expressed disappointment about the escalation of killings in the region.
08:37
08:37

Father Held For Stabbing Son to Death Over Christmas Money 2

Julius Tugumenawe, the Kanungu District Police Commander, says it all started at around 9:00pm on Friday night when Muhoozi who had just returned from Kampala started pestering his father for money to buy clothes and alcohol for the Christmas festivities.
11:38
11:38

MV Pearl Set to Undergo Maintenance Ahead of Christmas 1

Joseph Mulindwa, the Communication Officer Kalangala Infrastructure Services, says in the absence of MV Pearl, MV Ssese will keep providing transport, adding that the vessel should be able to fill the gap despite the increase in traffic because of the festive season.
07:49
07:49

Kabale Butchers Register Low Meat Sales low sales

Mustafa Byamugisha, the Chairperson for Kabale Central Market Ababaagi Twetungure Development Association, an umbrella body for butchers in Kabale Municipality, told URN on Christmas Eve that they had only 52 goats and 37 cows.
11:07
11:07

Vendor Stabbed in Nakasero Market christmas

Furugyensiyo was stabbed by Paul Kateete, a vendor in Nakasero Market at about 10:00am.
10:08
10:08

Pictorial: Kabaka Mutebi Serves Beef at Christmas Carols

Kabaka Mutebi lit a Christmas tree at the event, recognised outstanding staff in different organisations of the Kingdom and later served his subjects majorly staff of the Kingdoms different organisations with roasted beef. URN followed the event and now brings you pictures.
06:47
06:47

Pictorial: Hundreds of Christians Turn up for Christmas Prayers christmas message Top story

n his Christmas message, Bishop Luwalira called on Ugandans to vote for people who care about the poor. He also asked voters not only to listen to promises being made by different candidates but also question their intentions and how they are to deliver the promises made.
13:51
13:51

Vicar Cuts Short Baptism as Child and Parents are No Show christmas

Bwambale who declined to name the parents and the baby suspects that, the family could have moved to the village on Christmas Eve without notifying the church.
09:22
09:22

Three Killed in Separate Road Accidents on Christmas Eve road carnage

Joseph Sseruwu died after the pickup vehicle number UAF 423T in which, he was traveling with his wife veered off the road and overturned in Kyogya swamp that borders Ssembabule and Bukomansimbi district.
18:19
18:19

Ugandans Brace for Expensive Christmas inflation

Although downtown Kampala is abuzz with people, traders say the volume of sales is quite low compared to last year. On Wednesday, the shilling traded at about 2350 to the dollar, a big drop from about 2900 shillings over a month ago. It is not yet clear why prices of imported goods, including fuel, have remained high, and in some cases have actually shot up, despite the strengthening shilling.
16:24
16:24

BOU Warns Against New Fraudulent Money Cycle christmas

As the Christmas fever increases, the Bank of Uganda has warned against an active gift cycle scheme that mobilizes funds from the public through the banking and financial system. financial
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