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23:58
23:58

EC Asks Kampala MP Aspirants to Book Nomination Appointments 2020 Elections 2 1

According to the EC roadmap, MPs are supposed to be Nominated on Monday and Tuesday October 12 and 13 respectively.
21:23
21:23

One in Three People Struggled to Find Food During Lockdown- Report food insecurity 2

The findings which were arrived at through monitoring via phone call by Uganda Bureau of Statistics and United Nations agencies in 13 urban areas, refugee hosting districts and the Karamoja region were received by Eng. Hillary Onek the Minister for Disaster Preparedness and Refugees who said this gives pointers on what areas deserve attention of government resources.
20:06
20:06

Equal Opportunities Commission Chairperson Accused of Frustrating Trial Sylvia Ntambi 1

Ntambi was expected to take plea on Wednesday on two offences in which she is jointly charged with her assistants for conspiring to defraud the government.
20:01
20:01

Modern Physio Access Glitches Push Mother to Burying Child with Cerebral Palsy Ministry of Health 4

For many of the people with this illness, physiotherapy or physio offers great relief in helping the sufferer to be able to easily make some movements or milestones like walking, sitting or straightening their hands or feet depending on the severity of one’s disease.
19:35
19:35

DTB Ordered to Refund UGX 120 Billion to Ham Kiggundu DTB Uganda 1 1

In August 2020, Kiggundu petitioned the court after 85 Billion Shillings and 34 Billion Shillings were illegally deducted by DTB Uganda and DTB Kenya from two accounts of his companies without his knowledge and consent.
18:42
18:42

Museveni, Kagame Hold Virtual Summit on Regional Security 1 Top story

The virtual summit follows two others before the outbreak of the Coronavirus that took place in Luanda in order to bridge the differences between Uganda and Rwanda. The two brotherly countries have had frosty relations in the recent years stemming from the accusations from both sides of supporting negative forces in each other’s country.
18:37
18:37

JEEMA Delegates Endorse Kyagulanyi's Presidential Bid 3 2 Top story

JEEMA President, Asumani Basalirwa, says they are working on a Memorandum of Understanding that will among harmonize the issue of candidates at different levels and their working relationship after taking power.
18:18
18:18

Crime Preventer Arrested For Stealing Motorcycle from Police Post 1

“We have him here at CPS on charges of stealing a motorcycle. This motorcycle had been parked at our Jinja Road Police Post but the suspect stole it from there and we later learnt he had sold it,” Owoyesigyire said.
18:16
18:16

EC Rejects Proposal to Extend Nomination Dates change of names 2 1 Top story

The Electoral Commission has rejected the demand by Parliament to have the nomination for Members of Parliament extended saying there is no time.
17:50
17:50

Lopinavir, Ritonavir Combination Has No Effect on Treating COVID-19 COVID-19 Treatment

Only two drugs have shown efficacy in treating the disease. Studies have shown that Remdesvir reduces the time that severe patients take to recover while Dexamethasone reduces mortality in severe patients. The effect other drugs such as Azithromycin, Tocilizumab are still undergoing trials.
13:38
13:38

Uganda Cranes Secures Clearance to Camp in Dubai FUFA 2 2

The team was initially supposed to travel on Sunday and had embarked on their journey, however, the delay in processing the travel entry clearance to Dubai caused a setback in the arrangements they had earlier made.
11:38
11:38

Scientist Recommends New App in Diagnosing Hearing Loss 4

The application which works just like the pure tone audiometer, the recommended equipment by the World Health Organisation, requires the user to have a mobile phone and earphones or headsets. It is a brainchild of Makerere University-based researcher Dr Charles Batte.
07:54
07:54

Speaker Wants Nomination of MPs Extended 2021 elections 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga demanded that nominations should be extended for 14 days since the requirements for a deed poll are too much.
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