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Aug 2022 34 results
20:46
20:46

Nambooze to Stay Longer in Hospital than Anticipated - Medics 1

In a letter dated August 3, 2022, to the Speaker of parliament Anita Among, Bellevue Hospital Medical Centre through Nambooze’s physician Prof. Allen Keller said that the legislator needs to undergo extensive evaluation before she can be allowed to leave.
19:58
19:58

How Buganda Traditional Court Resolved 400-Year Clan Dispute Buganda Kingdom 1 2

The Buganda traditional court has made its ruling on a leadership dispute in the Ndiga clan which has lasted more than 480 years. The court, locally known as Kooti ya Kisekwa, nullified the leadership of the Ndiga clan head Daniel Bbosa after evidence presented proved that he was not the rightful holder of the position.
19:24
19:24

63 ASPs Trained to Replace Regraded Traffic Officers 2 1

The officers were regarded by the Professional Standards Unit after numerous complaints from drivers, that some traffic officers were extorting money from them for dubious traffic offences. Some of the officers had been severally complained about while others had previously been charged in police courts.
18:52
18:52

Three Charged for Stealing The Late Justice Kibuuka-Musoke's Properties 1

The trio and others still at large allegedly stole 10 pairs of shoes, 20 suits, 12 neckties, a pair of robes and head wigs, several portraits, and other personal properties that belonged to the late retired judge.
18:40
18:40

Court Pushes Vinci Coffee Agreement Case to December for Determination 1 2

The lawyers asked the High Court to declare the actions of the Minister of Finance and Economic Development to handpick Vinci to solely manage the coffee business, set coffee prices and related products in disregard of able Ugandan firms, as an infringement on the right to own property and open competition as well as economic rights of coffee farmers in the country.
18:37
18:37

Uganda Cancer Institute Accredited as Oncology Training Centre 2

This certification which ends more than five years of trying to attain the requirements, allows the institute to train specialists in medical oncology, pediatric oncology which focuses on treating cancers in children and haematology oncology which focuses on cancerous disorders.
18:23
18:23

UPDF Starts Mindset Change Campaign Among Teenagers in Gulu City Watoto Church Gulu 2 1

Through the Watoto Church Ministry in Gulu City, the military is carrying out awareness creation on the dangers of crimes and how teenagers can be part of the preventive measures and becoming good citizens.
18:21
18:21

President Museveni Makes New Deployments in UPDF 1

On the same list is Brig. Gen Nicholas Ocan who has been appointed the Defence Advisor in Burundi, Brig Gen Francis Chemengich Chemo-Defence Advisor for Somalia, Col Fred zakye who has been sent to Somalia as a defence Advisor, Col Daniel Erasmus Omoding who is heading to Brussels, Belgium, Col Simon Peter Oyoo who is heading to India, Lt Col Chris Damulira, who is heading to Saudi Arabia and Col Peter Buyungo who takes over as Defence Advisor in the United States of America.
18:12
18:12

Uganda Airlines CEO, Director Engineering Detained for Alleged Conspiracy Jenifer Bamuturaki 3 1

The then Commercial Director who doubled as the Contracts Manager working under Bagenda as the acting Chief Executive Officer of Uganda Airlines were allegedly involved in hiring the Abbavater Group Limited, an advertising firm to brand and market the newly aircrafts in and outside Uganda a cost of USD 540,000 (about 2.067 billion Shillings) without opening the process to a competitive bidding process, thus flouting PPDA procedures.
17:56
17:56

Professor Edward Rugumayo Appointed Chancellor Mountains of the Moon University 1

Being one of the co-founders of the institution in 2005, Professor Rugumayo had served in a similar capacity before the institution was taken over by the Government as a public university.
17:46
17:46

Unknown Assailants Assault Soroti Female Vendor to Death Soroti City 1 1

The body of the deceased, Esther Aluko, was found around Golf Course playground, a few meters from the Soroti City headquarters and also Soroti City West Division Police headquarters.
17:38
17:38

Prayer, Mathematics and Sports Keep Bishop Baharagate Going Pope Paul VI 4 1 Top story

Before he was bedridden, the Bishop says he would spend the day praying. When he was not praying, he was busy solving Mathematics problems, remembering the old days in the 1960s when he was a teacher at St. Leo’s College, Kyegobe.
17:20
17:20

Alcohol Abuse Increasing Epilepsy in Agago 2

The organisation's records show that at least 1,205 people in four out of 16 sub-counties in Agago district are suffering from the disorder associated with irregular electrical activity in the brain, tremors, loss of consciousness, and sensory interference.
16:54
16:54

Health Minister Asks Parliament to Support Malaria Vaccine Roll Out 1 2

Aceng said that the vaccine, that the government wants to introduce in 2023 is highly required in Uganda, given the many regions that are experiencing a surge in malaria cases.
16:50
16:50

Micho Counts on Build-ups Against Ethiopia to Boost Cranes Preps for CHAN Qualifiers 1 1

“Ethiopia is a good team and 95% of their national team players feature in their local league. They beat Egypt in the AFCON Qualifiers and that speaks volumes,” Micho said.
16:33
16:33

UNEB Releases 2022 Examinations Timetable, to Increase Invigilators Pay 3 1

The calendar starts with a briefing of senior four candidates who will be writing their Uganda Certificate of Education–UCE which will run up to November 18. Additionally, the schedule states that senior six candidates will begin their series on November 18 and continue until December 9.
16:17
16:17

Woman, Son Sentenced to Six Years for Torturing Grandchild 1 2

The magistrate Samsom Abiti Loum said that the convicts were not only elders but also blood relatives who could have taken care of their infant victim and ensured that he was protected from all forms of danger.
15:56
15:56

Tourist Drowns in River Nile at Pakwach Pakwach district 1 2

Kaweesi wanted to rescue his son 12-year-old son only identified as Lucas who was overpowered by the strong waves of the river while swimming. The son was, however, saved by another swimmer on the site while the father was swept away by the waters.
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