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15:09
15:09

Wakiso Takes Lead to Institute District Human Rights Committee 1 5

In a message read for him by Ruth Ssekindi the director monitoring and inspections at UHRC during the launch of the district human rights committee yesterday Wednesday, Katebalirwa applauded Wakiso for taking the first initiative among all district in Uganda and called upon other districts to emulate this example to ensure that human rights protection and promotion becomes part of the norm in the country.
18:05
18:05

Wakiso Receives 2.4M Face Masks for Free Distribution Free Masks 3 2

Dr. Mathias Lugoloobi, the Wakiso District Health Officer thanked government for living up to its promise to provide masks to residents, despite the fact that it has taken some time to become a reality.
10:53
10:53

Wakiso Authorities Excited About St. Cyprian Seed Secondary School Construction Works 1 6

Felix Mwanje of Kaleta Construction Company says although the construction works were estimated to take two years, they expect to handover the project by the end of September this year since the funds are available.
15:33
15:33

Police Tear Gas People Power Supporters in Kakiri 4

Nsubuga, who had travelled with musician Mathias Walukagga was intercepted by the police under the command of Kakiri OC operations Asiimwe.
14:45
14:45

Namayumba Sub County Leaders Raise Concern About Lack of Secondary School 4

Students in the area are forced to trek long distances to schools in the neighbouring sub-counties which has led to a surge in the school dropout, especially among the girls.
12:22
12:22

Namayumba Town Council Residents Contribute UGX 140m to Construct Headquarters 5 1

The construction of the headquarters will cost 519 million shillings. Namayumba was elevated to town council in July 2011 and since then they have been renting office premises at 650,000 shillings per month
15:13
15:13

Covid19 Lockdown: Twelve Girls Impregnated in Masuuliita Sub County Defilement 4

The Sub County Vice Chairperson, Halima Nalumansi says eight of the cases were registered in Nalukongobe parish while the other four were reported in Lukungudde parish.
13:07
13:07

Kavumba Recreation Center Halves Game Animal Feeds Due to Lockdown 2 5 Top story

Collin Mwesigye, the Manager Kavumba Recreation Center, says the lock down greatly affected their income forcing them to cut down on the quantity of food they give the animals.
15:51
15:51

Construction of Nsangi-Buloba Bridge Starts 4

The bridge was in May closed to heavy trucks because the bridge had 16 visible cracks cutting through and it could curve in at any time causing great danger
18:58
18:58

Nansana Municipality Businesses Exempted from Taxes Tax exemption 3 1

Nansana Municipal Mayor Regina Bakitte says that five members of her committee have already agreed to waive taxes from the beginning of the next financial year to prevent a catastrophe as the businesses struggle to recover from the abyss and attain the resilience to withstand an economic downturn.
19:50
19:50

Local Government Minister Intervenes in Nansana Budget Wrangle 1 1

Nansana, like other municipalities, should have passed its budget by the end of May but it didn't due to the ongoing wrangles. The municipality, in Wakiso District, has over the past two months failed to pass the over 23 billion Shillings budget due to wrangles between the Executive and Councilors.
13:47
13:47

Nsangi-Buloba Road Closed To Big Vehicles 3 2

Mwesigwa says the 5.4km road stretch has 16 visible cracks cutting through the road and may curve in at any time causing great danger.
12:56
12:56

Residents Grab Food Relief At Wakiso District Headquarters Relief food 2 2 Top story

Samuel Mpiira, the President of Koica Club of Uganda, says they used Shillings 32 million that they had budgeted for community outreaches to buy the relief for distribution to families, which are struggling to get food due to the lock down.
16:56
16:56

Four Lusanja Family Members Injured in Tent Fire medard kiconco 1 3

Eye witnesses say that the fire broke out shortly after midnight on Wednesday when the family members were deep asleep.
17:23
17:23

Minister Hands over Shs20m from Parliament to Wakiso District COVID -19 Taskforce

Minister for Luwero Triangle and Busiro North MP Dennis Galabuzi Ssozi has handed over the sh20m given to all MPs by Parliament to Wakiso district covid19 task force to help in running its activities.
11:19
11:19

Nabweru Health Center III Flouting Covid19 Prevention Guidelines 4 1

A male patient who spoke to URN on condition of anonymity so as to speak freely on the matter, expressed concerned on the state of affairs at the Health Center amidst the corona pandemic.
17:11
17:11

Wakiso Considering Partnership with Private Clinics to Ease Accessibility Health Management

Dr. David Ssekabogo, the Wakiso Deputy District Health Officer, notes that given the nature of Wakiso, most health units are distant for residents.
07:57
07:57

Palm Leaves Vendor Shares Experience on Sales During Lockdown 2 1

The Christian feast comes just a week before Easter, to commemorate Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem. Over the years, Palm leaves have been used to simulate events in Jerusalem where Jesus’ path was covered in palm fronds before his arrest on Holy Thursday and his crucifixion on Good Friday.
08:21
08:21

COVID-19 Pandemic Exposes Church Fraudsters- Pastor Male people 4 1 Top story

Male, who is living a simple life at his home in Kawempe, says he has for some time been trying to expose fraudulent preachers who claim to have supernatural powers to offer financial blessings, physical well-being and healing among their flock in exchange for material benefits in vain.
12:22
12:22

COVID-19 Pandemic; How Different Christians Denominations Will Celebrate Easter Churches of Uganda 1 Top story

Because of the pandemic, Pope Francis has issued a decree titled “In time of Covid-19 (II)” stipulating how each day of the Easter Triduum will be observed.
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