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19:20
19:20

Councilors Fail to Conduct Business as Clerk Goes for Workshop 2 2

The council meeting was pushed to Wednesday, next week after it emerged that Rogers Ejotu, the Clerk to Council in Kaberamaido didn't do his job of preparing documents and reports for councilors to deliberate on during the meeting. Ejotu is reported to have travelled to Soroti for a workshop, according his boss, John Stephen Kasada, the Chief Administrative Officer- CAO of Kaberamaido.
19:09
19:09

Kyaggwe County Wants LDU Camp Off Kawolo Ggombolola Headquarters’ Premises 2 1

Katende says the entire place requires maintenance since it has grown bushy and most of the buildings covered with dust. He also says the sub county demonstrational garden comprising coffee and bananas seated on an acre also requires serious weeding but the king’s subjects charged with the responsibility are currently restricted from the area.
18:57
18:57

FUBA Requests Buganda for Land to set up Standard Indoor Facility Buganda Kingdom 1 6

This request was made at Bulange Mengo where the Silverbacks basketball team met Katikkiro Mayiga to inform him of their exploits in the recently concluded FIBA Afro basket held in Kigali, Rwanda in which the team finished at quarterfinal.
18:57
18:57

Muslims Asked to Embrace Vaccination As Mosques Open for Prayers 3

The Muft of Uganda Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje led the prayers at Gadhafi National Mosque and thanked the President for opening worship places.
18:44
18:44

Passengers Stranded after Homeland is Bus Impounded in Kiryandongo 2 1

Nelson Owili, a passenger who was traveling to Lamwo and was affected by the unfortunate event said they left Kampala at midday, and on reaching Kiryandongo at 5:00 pm, the bus was impounded and they were told it was in connection to failure to compensate an accident victim forcing them to board other means.
18:43
18:43

Court Dismisses Petition Against Entebbe Municipality Mayor Fabrice Rulinda Eric Sabiiti 3 2

Kayanja challenged his rival’s victory alleging that there was falsification of results in 74 polling stations. He alleged that at Lunyo East polling station A to KAS, 20 votes were allegedly announced but the declaration of result form shows that the Returning Officer inflated the entry, declared and tallied 578 votes for Rulinda among many other polling stations.
18:33
18:33

Ochola Makes Public Appearance, Declines to Comment on Alleged Illness IGP Ochola 3 2

Earlier this week, reports that the police inspector general of police was not fine and that he was on oxygen after being critically ill circulated on social media. On Wednesday, Police spokesperson Fred Enanga, released a statement asking the public to disregard social media rumours that Ochola was hospitalized and on oxygen.
18:31
18:31

Cattle Disease in Lyantonde Caused by Tick Resistance to Acaricides 2 1

The State Minister for Agriculture, Bright Rwamirama on Friday said that in some areas of Lyantonde the cows were not responding to the acaricides which caused several tick-borne related diseases leading to deaths.
18:12
18:12

600 Vehicles Tracked and Recovered using CCTV Cameras in 3 Months -Police 1 1 Top story

Speaking to Journalists at the National CCTV command center Naguru, ASP Allan Nshimiye Rugayampuzi, the Public Relations Officer to the Directorate of ICT in police, said that in the past three month, using the automatic number plate recognition-ANPR cameras, facial recognition cameras and intelligent video system, they have been able to recover vehicles, most of which had been hidden by drivers after committing crimes.
17:55
17:55

National Netball Super League Resumes 1 2

Following an upsurge in COVID-19 cases in the second wave Uganda Netball Federation –UNF suspended the league after sporting activities in the country were suspended.
17:45
17:45

Now MPs Demand Monthly Updates on Maternal Deaths from MoH 5

Mbarara Wonman MP, Margaret Ayebare says it is important to get the monthly reports because some of the districts do not submit maternal audit reports to the ministry.
17:39
17:39

Health Ministry Planning Mass Covid-19 Vaccination 1

According to figures from the health ministry, over 10,000 doses of vaccines are expected to expire at the end of September.
17:03
17:03

Gov't to Prioritize Completion of Moroto Remand Home Juveniles 2 1

Fred Ngabirano, the Commissioner of Youth and Children’s Affairs in the Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development and Focal Point Person for the Moroto Juvenile Remand says the ministry will first complete and operationalize Moroto Remand Home ahead of other regional homes in Masindi and Gulu.
16:51
16:51

Mubende District Councilors Plot to Impeach LCV Chairperson 2 1

In a petition signed by 24 councillors, Muhereza is accused of alleged misuse of government facilities. It is alleged that Muhereza forcefully allocated himself district vehicles from the departments of education and health, which hindered service delivery.
16:32
16:32

Men Increasingly Taking on Work Traditionally Assigned to Women-EPRC unpaid care work 2 1

Prof. Paul Bakuluki of Makerere University’s Department of Social Work and Social Administration who was one of the investigators said men had started unpaid care work such as preparing food, fetching water and cleaning whereas their female counterparts are embracing non-traditional roles such as paying for food and meeting costs of health care.
16:23
16:23

Bukomansimbi Stuck With Community Health Centre As Gov't Delays Funding 2

The facility was constructed shortly after Bukongo was granted a sub-county status from Bigasa, however, according to residents, the buildings have remained idle for years without serving the intended purpose.
16:04
16:04

Aswa River Region Police Records 25 Deaths in Three Months suicide 1

The cause of the deaths ranges from assault; domestic violence leading to suicide, fire, drowning, land disputes and lightning.
15:56
15:56

A Bricklaying Certificate Holder was Constructing a Five Floor Building, Then it Collapsed 1

“Designs in Uganda are always correct but the problem is at the implementation stage where the clients get builders who at most have a diploma in engineering to manage the projects. Some of these builders are awarded diplomas by Uganda Business and Technical Examination Board -UBTEB even after scoring zeroes in exams!" -Nick Twinamasiko, author and civil engineering consultant.
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