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12:39
12:39

Bugweri DEO Under Investigations for Mismanaging Funds education 1 1

The funds comprise of 16 million Shillings meant for capacity building of school management committees, 17 million Shillings for monitoring of the UNICEF program, and the 3.2 million Shillings allocated to monitoring of the 2019 primary leaving exams.
16:14
16:14

MUASA Boss Set to Resume Work After Suspension Makerere University 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.
19:13
19:13

Government Sponsorships Favour Male Students –Mak Professors Makerere University 2 6 Top story

They argue that that the affirmative action policy which awarded 1.5 bonus points to girls qualifying to enter public universities, remains insufficient to address equity issues, especially in science-related courses. As a result, they say, the current government merit scholarship for students in higher education is heavily bent in favour of male students.
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.
18:04
18:04

Jinja Market Vendors Protest Deputy RDC's Involvement in Elections politics 2 1

Karadi, the chairperson of a nine-member committee which was on Tuesday instructed by the Jinja town clerk, Ambrose Ochieng to be a caretaker of the association ahead of next month’s elections, was blocked by vendors who argued that elections of the market leadership should not be influenced by security officials and municipal authorities.
16:38
16:38

Women in Luuka Arrested For Arson village 2

Harriet Gonza and Harriet Nabirye, both residents of Budondo B village in Bukanga sub-county, Luuka district, were on Friday caught red-handed torching a kitchen at belonging to Joel Tebinagwa.
21:03
21:03

Kasiima Orders Traffic Officers to Inspect Tororo Cement Trucks accident 1 2

Kasiima told URN in an exclusive interview that he has instructed traffic police and the Inspector of vehicles to engage the management of Tororo Cement Industries to ensure that DMCs trucks and incompetent drivers are discontinued from the roads.
13:24
13:24

How Former ICT Director Fell Out With Mak Adminstration Makerere University 1

Eng. Frank Kitumba was evicted by a team from the University Estates, Works Directorate, security guards and police officers in what his lawyers described the eviction as unfortunate and contempt of the law.
12:48
12:48

Assailants Hack Two Family Members Dead, Injure Another Critically murder 2

It is alleged that assailants first locked 15 houses in the neighborhood with padlocks around 2:00am in the wee hours of this morning before attacking their victims. Residents were only saved by early passersby who heard them crying for help and opened the doors.
06:52
06:52

Nineteen Collapse During Soroti LDU Recruitment Drills interview 2 3

The UPDF medical team had a lot of work picking the youths who fainted along the way and rushing them to Soroti Hospital. A medical worker only identified as Ekochu told URN that they had to administer fast aid to stabilize the youths.
14:21
14:21

Mother, Son Die of Suspected Food Poisoning investigation 1

Nakisige’s husband, John Baligeya who is being treated at Kamuli Hospital says that they ate supper together but started experiencing stomach pains at around 4:00 am.
12:49
12:49

Search for UPDF Officer's Body Intensifies people 1 1

The Jinja Zone UPDF spokesperson, George Musinguzi says that they are conducting both day and night search for the body of their colleague. The main search area is around the Owen falls dam which has been cordoned off and restricted from fishermen, tourists, and other water users.
16:27
16:27

Mak Staff Appeals Tribunal to Resume in July law 1

Justice Tabaro, who was appointed by the Makerere Chancellor Prof. Ezra Suruma last month, says they have held several meetings to ensure proper operations of the tribunal.
14:38
14:38

Family Clashes With Minister Over Property Jinja 1 Top story

Brendah Lutaya says Gume is the patron of G10, a group of rich businessmen and women within Busoga sub region, where the deceased was a member.
11:11
11:11

We’re Waiting for Money to Complete Mak Indoor Stadium–UPDF Makerere University 1 3 Top story

Brig Eng. Timothy Sabiiti Mutebile, the head of UPDF Engineering brigade, says they will resume work once they received funding from the university.
19:00
19:00

50-year-old Commits Suicide after Domestic Brawl investigation 1 1

The two reportedly had a heated argument over four million Shillings which the deceased’s wife, Hajara Nakisinge is said to have stolen. They have reportedly been bickering for several months over the money until the latest incident which left the wife and the child with severe injuries.
14:36
14:36

Bugiri Police Arrests One for Alleged Child Sacrifice resident 1 1

He is alleged to have filed a case of a missing person at Nankoma police post, however, on interrogation, he failed to explain circumstances which led to the child’s disappearance, prompting police to mount search in the area.
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