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23:57
23:57

MPs Probe Delayed Completion of Lira Hospital Staff Housing Project 1 3

The 16 unit staff housing project was handed to M/S Block Technical Services on June 14, 2018. However, the works commenced on Ju;y 17, 2018 and was expected to be completed by January 17 2020.
23:50
23:50

Archbishop Kaziimba Demands Inquiry into Demolition of Ndeeba Church 1

The Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, the Most Rev Dr. Stephen Samuel Kaziimba has demanded for an impartial inquiry into circumstances under which St. Peter’s Church in Ndeeba was demolished.
23:36
23:36

Ndeeba Church Demolition was Climax of Protracted Court Battle

Last month, the plaintiff in the matter went back to court seeking an order to demolish the structures (church) on the land in question which Justice John Eudes Keitirima so granted as it was lawful given the fact that the administrators of the estate had been declared rightful owner of the property.
22:02
22:02

Watoto Could Preserve Exterior of Kampala Road Building-Tourism Official Watoto church 1 4 Top story

Conservationists like Cross-Cultural Heritage Centre, (CCFU), Historic Resource Conservation Initiatives (HRCI) and Perfect Events Ltd, have called for the preservation of the Watoto Church Building built in the 1940s by the Indian businessman; Norman Godinho and housed Norman, the first Cinema hall in Kampala.
19:03
19:03

Toyota Uganda Office Closes Due to COVID-19 Infections 1

In a statement issued today by Mahmood Omar, the Managing Director the branch will be temporarily closed effective today as additional steps, as guided by the authorities, are put in place.
18:02
18:02

Ndeeba Church Demolition: KCCA Ag Physical Planning Director Arrested

In a statement issued on Monday afternoon, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, said three police commanders are in custody for alleged failure to provide security for the church property and have since been charged with neglect of duty.
17:38
17:38

Global COVID-19 Cases Surpass 20 Million Mark Ministry of Health

On Monday, two people were confirmed to have died of COVID whereby one was a 46-year-old male from Kampala who died at Nsambya hospital and 27-year old who died at Hoima Regional Referral Hospital. As of Monday, Uganda had 1,297 cases of COVID-19 of which 1,137 have recovered.
17:36
17:36

CID Hands Over Murchison Poachers’ Ringleader to UPDF 1

A senior police officer, who participated in the hunt for the poachers in Murchison National Park particularly in Oyam and Nwoya, says CID resolved to handover Ongom to UPDF after investigations indicated that he is a military deserter.
17:23
17:23

FDC Rejects Electoral Commission Guidelines 2021 Election 4

To ensure compliance, the police must be notified for them to check out the venue before the meeting takes place. The police welcomed this proposal and said that it will help them enforce Covid-19 regulations.
15:44
15:44

BOU: Ugandans Fearing to Spend Their Money 1

BOU Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile said on Monday that many consumers are expected to be hesitant to resume their previous spending patterns, partly due to fears of contracting the virus and uncertainty about earnings. He added that even those whose incomes were not affected may increase their need for precautionary savings.
15:08
15:08

Cancer Institute Embarks on Study to Evaluate Access to Essential Drugs 3

In an interview with URN, Dr. Joyce Balagadde kambugu who heads the childhood cancers department at the UCI said after the study which is currently recruiting participants ends around August next year, they will have a hint on why the country still has more than 50% of children who get cancer die yet the disease is highly curable among children elsewhere.
12:54
12:54

Mafabi Runs to Court in Battle to Regain His Accounting Practice License 1

In a case filed at the civil division of the High Court, Nandala argues that by denying him a license, the institute has effectively declared him a sham accountant in a profession he has practised for more than 20 years. The case is filed through Galisonga and company advocates.
12:47
12:47

Three Police Commanders Arrested Over Ndeeba Church Demolition

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the police officers were picked up for failure to provide security to Church properties.
07:36
07:36

Court Dismisses Application Against NAGRIC ED, Attorney General

In his application, Wandera explained that the Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries Minister extended his three year contract from November 2nd, 2019 to November 2nd, 2022 following the expiry of the old one on November 2, 2019.
05:21
05:21

Eddy Kenzo Under Probe for Alleged Quarantine Breaches 2 2

Dr Richard Mugahi, the National Coordinator for Quarantine Centres at the Ministry of Health says that the ministry is investigating claims from whistleblowers that Kenzo has been receiving visitors while undergoing institutional quarantine at Fairway Hotel in Kampala.
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