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22:20
22:20

Unknown Assailants Kill Two Police Officers in Mityana 1 1 Top story

Police in Wamala Region; say that the deceased met their death while trying to rescue an unidentified thief from a mob.
22:00
22:00

Wakiso Giants FC Hold Onduparaka to 1-1 Draw at Greenlight Stadium 3 2

Onduparaka FC playing with the home advantage scored the first goal in the 29th minute of the game after Alfred Amayo curved in a slow pass. The first half ended in favour of the Caterpillars.
21:41
21:41

Health Rights Activists Criticise UHRC Over Compulsory Vaccination 4

Moses Mulumba, the head of the Center for Health, Human Rights and Development (CEHURD), says that Uganda Human Rights Commission should understand that they can only operate within the law.
21:11
21:11

More Boys Dropped Out of School After First School Closure – NAPE report 1

Findings of the study show that 10 percent of P.6 learners and 13 percent of S.3 learners did not return to school. Gender-wise, the proportion of P.6 girls (eight percent) who did not return to school was significantly lower compared to the boys at 10.2 percent.
20:51
20:51

Legislators Speak Tough on Corruption 6 1

In his response, the Lwemiyaga county MP, Theodore Ssekikuubo said that the various entities set up by the government to fight corruption are counterproductive.
20:35
20:35

Police Deploys in Pader Town Council to Calm Rioters, Curfew Starts at 5 pm 3

The riots started on Monday when police arrested a mother roasting maize by the roadside around 7 pm for violating the curfew restrictions leaving her 2-months old baby along the road.
20:14
20:14

Police Intensifies Search for Missing MV Orion Captain Lake Victoria 1

Eyewitnesses say that Oking was last seen buying snacks from the Kibugambata food market on Masese landing site on Monday.
18:18
18:18

UPDF Protests US Sanctions Against Major. Gen. Abel Kandiho 1

In her brief statement issued on Tuesday, the Defense Ministry Spokesperson, Brigadier Flavia Byekwaso says that they are disappointed that the US could take such a decision without due process.
18:15
18:15

Three Arrested In Busia Over Murder 4 1

The trio including James Ojambo Okuda, Fred Wafula Ngake, and Willey Billey Wire, all residents of Mororo village, Dadira parish in Majanji sub-county were picked up on Tuesday.
17:51
17:51

BUL FC Thumps Busoga United 5-0 match 1 Top story

BULFC earned a hat trick from Ibrahim Nsimbe, whereas Musa Esenu and Richard Wandyaka scored the fourth and fifth goals respectively.
17:42
17:42

Teacher Arrested For Defiling Nine-Year-Old Girl During Coaching sexual abuses 1 3

The victim’s father says that when President Yoweri Museveni announced the closure of schools in March last year, Obonyo moved around the village looking for children for coaching and they entrusted him with their child.
17:28
17:28

COVID-19 Resilience: From Classroom to Food Café Owners covid 19 resilience 5

Two teachers of St Gracious schools in Lira district have established a food café business to earn a living as they wait for schools to reopen.
17:23
17:23

COVID Vaccine: Researchers to Use Foreign Labs Amidst Mice Hoarding 5

Dr. Brenda Apio Oketch, a member of the team of researchers studying the attenuated vaccine at the Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI) says that they have been collecting SARS COV 2 viruses locally from people who get infected which are grown in the laboratory and deactivated with chemicals.
17:16
17:16

Cotton Price Hits UGX 3,000 After 10 Years 3

Okello says it is unfortunate that many farmers got discouraged because last year their cotton was destroyed by floods and the price was also low at between Shillings 1,500 to Shillings 1,800.
17:06
17:06

27 Arrested in Pallisa for Assaulting Police Officers 1 1

Immaculate Alaso, the Bukedi North Region Police Spokeswoman says that the police officers were attacked by a group of people who wanted to trespass and disrupt a function that was being held at the home of Siraji Kagumya.
16:45
16:45

Woman Arrested For Possession of Suspected Bomb 3 3

Didas Byaruhanga, the Busia District Police Commander- DPC, says that they have handed the object to the Counter Terrorism-CT police department for examination.
15:51
15:51

Opposition Tasks Gov’t on Continued Doctors Strike 1 4

Batuwa Timothy Lusala, the Shadow Minister for Health said that the government has not done much to address their doctors' complaints. The strike began on November 22, after the government failed to fulfil many of its promises to medics, as made in 2017 during a similar strike. The doctors want the government to increase their salaries to 5 million Shillings, increase medical human resources and compensate health workers who succumbed to COVID-19.
15:35
15:35

Unapproved UPDF Deployment to DRC will Cost Uganda Highly -NUP NUP Office 1 3

Addressing Journalists at the party headquarters in Kamwokya, a Kampala city suburb, John Baptist Nambeshe, the NUP vice president Eastern Region, said that deployed forces are most likely to repeat the same mistakes of looting natural resources that occurred in the late 1990s that saw penalties sanctioned against Uganda government.
15:27
15:27

Absenteeism of Health Workers Hindering Covid-19 Vaccination at Kasunganyanja HCIII 1 5

Lawrence Katabazi, a resident says that he arrived at the health centre at around 8:00 am and he was not attended to until after 11:00am. He says this experience was disturbing and might discourage many people from coming to take the jab.
15:21
15:21

Katosi Road Scam Convict Rejects Justice Bamugemereire Apollo Senkeeto 1 2

Lady Justice Elizabeth Musoke who was heading the panel has ordered for the file to be taken back to the Registrar with orders that it be reallocated to a new panel and fixed for hearing as soon as possible.
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