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23:41
23:41

Genocidaire Kibwetere's Son Re-Arrested on Fresh Charges tortoise

Charles Twiine, the Spokesperson of Criminal Investigations Directorate says that Rugambwa was re-arrested to answer a fresh charge triable only at Utilities Court at Buganda Road .
23:30
23:30

Vipers SC Qualify for Uganda Cup Final Football Club 3 1

Vipers’ head coach, Roberto Oliveira says that although he is new at the club, the boys have managed to implement all his instructions, which earned them today’s win. He says that he has since introduced a new philosophy of playing football at the Vipers club, with an aim of boosting the spirit of competition against their opponents.
23:19
23:19

J&J COVID Vaccine Found to Offer More Protection After Booster Dose

A statement issued on the company's website on Tuesday on findings from the EMSEMBLE study which has 45,000 participants from around the world shows another shot of the vaccine administered 14 days after the first jab offer 100 percent protection against severe or critical COVID-19, 75 percent protection against symptomatic COVID globally
23:09
23:09

Six Family Members Suffocate to Death In Nakasongola

Anyweine says that the six family members are believed to have died after suffocating as result of the smoke from charcoal stove.
22:08
22:08

Taxi Operators Appeal to KCCA to Open Old Taxi Park 4

KCCA failed to complete works in three months as planned attributing the delay to COVID 19 which forced the country into lockdown during which movement of workers was limited. Heavy rains were also blamed for the delay.
21:35
21:35

Fort Portal Man Chops Wife Legs 1 2

Patrick Muhenda, the Fort portal central police station community liaisons officer said such cases of gender-based violence were on the rise in the city and on average police receives above 60 cases every month at the child and family protection unit, however this case of grievous harm is the first of its kind recorded by the unit.
19:41
19:41

Lightning Strikes Two Dead, Injures Four in Kanungu

Those who died on spot are Edidiya Turyatemba,42 and Diana Kajowa,31 all residents of Mukasyokwe village
19:30
19:30

Security Guard Lynched by Mob in Kakere

The security guard was identified as Robert Okello working at Tujenge Limited company as a guard in the Bukedea branch. He left night duties and went to steal cattle dressed on full work uniform
19:07
19:07

Gov’t Engaging 16 NGOs over Suspension Parliament 3 1

Sixteen of the 54 Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) that were suspended in August are engaging Government to have their suspension lifted.
18:54
18:54

Court Issues Criminal Summons Against Kyagulanyi Over False Registration Charges Male Mabirizi 1

The DPP has since taken over previous cases Mabirizi levied against Kyagulanyi which are scattered in Kampala and Wakiso Courts and have since stalled after the various government departments' delay to provide him with supporting documents as evidence.
18:43
18:43

MPs Demand for Increase of Sports Budget 7 3

Geoffrey Kayemba Solo, the shadow minister for sports said sports sub sector needs a budget that sustains them well; he believes this will help the council to empower the sports federations
18:17
18:17

LDU Personnel Awaits Punishment For Murder Of UBC Journalist 2

Mamuli told the Army Court that he shot and killed Kagolo at Kasengejje where he was deployed to guard the home of the deceased. He said that he was deployed with a colleague identified as Opiyo to guard the house and property of the late Musiitwa as family members had gone burial.
17:47
17:47

NSSF Bill: President Museveni Writes to Speaker Oulanyah 9 1

The Bill had endorsed a proposal for the government to allow savers who have clocked 45 years and had saved for 10 years to access 20 percent of their savings. After several months of back and forth with the fund managers and workers, the President said he would only assent to the Bill with amendments.
17:29
17:29

Speaker Directs MDAs to Stop Funding Parliament Committees 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has directed that no Ministry, Department and Agency of government should finance activities of House committees since this undermines the independence and authority of the institution.
17:21
17:21

Two Women in Makindye Arrested Over Child Torture 2 1

A video that is circulating on social media shows one of the suspects Aisha Nalubega who is also a step mother to the victim, tying him upside down the victim on the pole while her friend Kyazike lit the candle before they started burning the child with molten wax.
17:13
17:13

Businessman Francis Onebe Remanded over Wife's Murder 2

State prosecutor Lydia Nakato told the court that Onebe, 63 an accountant and Oriekot, 26, and others still at large in January 2021 at Mawanga zone LCI in Munyonyo, Makindye Division in Kampala district murdered Asio.
16:07
16:07

Court Dismisses Petition Against MP Wakayima 1 3

The Judge ruled that Wakayima's Uganda Certificate of Education, Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education and Diploma in Secondary Education from ITEK were duly verified by the issuing authorities and therefore valid.
15:48
15:48

Two Bukedea District Officials Interdicted For Misconduct 1 1

The two officials are Ben Okou, the Senior Health Educator and David Isaac Emuron. It is alleged that Okou was arrested for alleged misuse of covid-19 funds meant to pay allowances for the frontline health workers, village health teams (VHTs) and other district health officials fighting the pandemic.
14:43
14:43

Three Arrested For Selling Fake Covid-19 Vaccination Cards 1 1

Speaking to journalists on Tuesday at the Uganda Media Centre, Dr Warren Namara, the Director of the State House Health Monitoring Unit said they received information that some people were selling fake vaccination cards each at 150,000 Shillings.
14:36
14:36

Two State House Impersonators Arrested in Luwero land

It is alleged that the suspects impersonating as employees of State House under the Land Directorate forced Daniel Walusimbi a resident of Kasoma zone in Luwero town council to sign transfer forms of 80 acres of land to the names of Emmanuel Mayambala.
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