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19:46
19:46

Sixteen Arrested in Moroto Over Cattle Rustling UPDF 2

The 16 were apprehended today, Sunday in Nadunget Sub County during a peaceful identification exercise for over 1,700 impounded cattle from Kodonyo and Napar-Kwangan parishes in Lopuyo Sub County, Moroto district.
19:35
19:35

How Debutants Arua Hill Shocked Defending Champions Express in UPL Opener Arua Hill FC 2 1

Two goals from Robert Eseru and Rashid Kawawa in each halves were enough to help the visitors to sail past the Red Eagles in the opener. Former express player Alfred Aleku assisted in both goals.
19:27
19:27

Refugees in Adjumani Refuse to be Vaccinated Against Covid-19

Mr Robert Andeyo a settlement commandant revealed that the biggest challenge is myths and cultural beliefs by the refugee communities.
19:20
19:20

Confusion Amidst Standoff Between K'la Minister and Market Chairperson 1

“Susan's being in office today, is a sign that we are not in a fight, it is a chance for her prepare and leave office honourably as we await official handover” the RCC added. It remains to be seen if Susan will manage to enter the office as the new week begins.
18:54
18:54

King Mumbere Orders Cancellation of his Coronation Anniversary Celebrations 4 1

OBR had looked set to celebrate its first coronation anniversary in 5 years since the arrest of Mumbere when the Kingdom prime minister Joseph Kule Muranga announced last week that the cultural leader had called for coronation activities.
18:35
18:35

Hoima Receives over 7,000 Doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccines 1

Dr. lawrence Tumusiime, the Hoima district Health officer told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Saturday morning that the health ministry delivered more than 6,990 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines in the district on Friday.
18:20
18:20

UPDF Warns Karamoja Leaders Against Interfering With its Operations 1

The warning was issued by UPDF Spokesman Edrin Mawanda on Saturday at Nadunget holding ground where at least 1,000 head of cattle are impounded by the joint forces from Kaisin, Kodonyo and Natapara –kwangan parishes in Loputuk Sub County in Moroto district.
17:51
17:51

Mother Killed, Father and Daughter Badly Injured by Panga-Wielding Thugs in Nakaseke 2

It’s reported that the the attackers first hacked the mother to death and also hacked the father and daughter, after which they took off, without taking any property from the home, an indication that they just came to take life.
17:38
17:38

Committee Investigating Agricultural Fakes Doesn't Know Extent of the Problem fake agro inputs 3 1

Muwema who is also Director Legal Affairs at the ACN said Uganda has a batch of laws aimed at averting counterfeits but enforcing the laws has been difficult due to general lack of will by both government and dealers in agricultural inputs.
14:01
14:01

Woman Arrested in Busia Over Child Trafficking 2

The suspect has been identified as Annet Zahra, a resident of Seme village in Buhehe sub-county. She is accused of kidnapping a 13 year old girl with intention to traffic the minor to an unknown destination in neighboring Kenya.
13:52
13:52

Murder Suspect Commits Suicide in Yumbe Police Cell 1

Isaac Andabati was charged with attempted murder. However, as investigations continued on Thursday, he was reportedly kept alone in the cells and police were shocked to find his body hanging on the roof of the cells using his clothes at dusk on Friday.
13:45
13:45

Security Foils Traditional Herbalists’ Meeting in Kabale 1 1

Alfred Besigensi, Kabale District Health Officer says that the meeting could not be allowed to happen because his office is not aware if the members who were attending are registered, traditional herbalists.
13:26
13:26

Two Killed as Robbers Raid Chinese Wood Factory in Kassanda 1 1

A policeman attached to Wamala Regional Police and a suspect have died in a shootout as unknown assailants attacked a Chinese wood factory and made away with unspecified amount of money in Kassanda District.
13:04
13:04

Online Hackers Steal UGX14 Billion from Uganda –Interpol 2 1

Paul Senoga, an IT expert and dealer in security system like vehicle tracking, agrees with police that banks conceal a lot of information about their illegally accessed systems. Senoga says hackers keep testing the systems until they gain access using malwares. As a solution, Senoga urges companies to always hire permanent and competent people who keep testing their own system purposely to spot loopholes early enough.
12:46
12:46

LRRH Still Transporting Refilled Oxygen Cylinders from Kampala lack of oxygen 4 1

Although the hospital has an oxygen plant, its production does not match the demand especially during the surge of COVID_19. The current plant which has the capacity to produce 30 oxygen cylinders is now producing at least 25 yet the unit uses approximately 60 cylinders per day.
12:22
12:22

Kyotera Sensitizing Farmers as New Coffee Law, Causes More Discomfort 1 5

According to John Paul Mpalanyi, the Kyotera County MP, who is spearheading the campaign, the majority of coffee farmers are worried that the legislation is intended to give more powers to the government to cripple their efforts.
11:48
11:48

MPs Want Mudslide Victims Resettled In Bududa OPM 1 1

Agness Nandutu, the Bududa woman MP and state minister for Karamoja affairs said resettling the people of Bududa in faraway places will not help them because they are used to their fertile areas where they can practice farming, adding that people were relocated to new environments where their productive farming skills and culture could not be applied like Kiryandongo and Bunambutye.
11:27
11:27

Two Die, Two Injured in Luwero Road Accident Luwero Police

The accident occurred at around 11.pm on Saturday night at Ngogoro village about 70 kilometers into Luwero district, along the Kampala-Gulu highway, after two Salon cars collided.
11:13
11:13

Arson Convict Acquited On Second Appeal Attempt 1

He immediately appealed against both the conviction and sentence by the Magistrate but High Court judge Jane Frances Abodo dismissed his appeal on 25th October 2018. Rwakasama again appealed against the decision of High Court on grounds that the appellant judge (Justice Abodo) erred in law when she confirmed the conviction based on unreliable and uncorroborated evidence of a single identifying witness.
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