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21:40
21:40

Scores Feared Dead as Truck Rams Into 13 Vehicles at Namboole Roundabout

Ali Mutarya, a driver and resident of Kireka- Kasokoso, who was among the first respondents, says that saw bodies of two ladies.
18:31
18:31

Bududa Businessman Killed, Robbed Cash

Watenga was primarily involved in the coffee business, operating in Renyeri village, Renyeri parish, Bundesi sub-county. Residents found Watenga's body lying in a pool of blood in a trench approximately 25 meters away from a village path.
18:09
18:09

Activists Ask Gov't to Avail Data on Disabled Children Facing Abuse 4

Damon Wamara, the Executive Director of the Uganda Child Rights NGO Network says that children with disabilities still face several challenges including failure to access information because of their unique needs.
17:49
17:49

Luwero Town Council Disowns Mortuary Attendants After Protests Luwero Hospital 4 1

Chris Buwembo, the Luwero LC 3 Chairperson, clarified that the town council is not legally bound to disburse the said allowances as the hospital falls under the district's jurisdiction.
17:36
17:36

More Than A Third of Women Experience Lasting Health Problems After Childbirth- Research Maternal Health

The authors of the paper call for greater recognition within the healthcare system of these common problems, many of which occur beyond the point where women typically have access to postnatal services.
17:28
17:28

Mbarara Hospital Laboratory Gets International Accreditation MRRH 2 2

The laboratory received accreditation based on its qualified equipment, including the Bio Base that rapidly extracts viral DNA or RNA from various types of body fluids, the Roto Fix incubators used for routine lab applications, and the GeneXpert machine which can detect multi-resistant tuberculosis and anti-biotics resistance in one hour.
16:03
16:03

Two UPDF Soldiers Jailed For Murder court martial 1 1

Col. Nambafu handed a 20-year jail sentence to Jacob Oyet Ojera a soldier attached to Lugore military Detach in Palaro Sub-county, Gulu district for shooting to death his wife on October 30, 2023.
15:32
15:32

Unknown men Kill Woman, Abduct Another in Kasese

The Acting Rwenzori East Region Police spokesperson, SP. Luke Mbusa has identified the deceased as 35-year-old Betty Biira, a resident of Nkoko and the abducted as Gaston Agaba.
15:13
15:13

East African Judiciaries Discuss Case Backlog Strategies 2 2 Top story

President of the East African Magistrates' and Judges' Association, Justice John Eudes Keitirima, emphasized the importance of fostering common standards and procedures in East African law.
14:45
14:45

Kigali: Team Uganda Vows to Defend Title at EAC Inter-Parliamentary Games 1

The 13th Edition of the EAC Inter-Parliamentary Games will attract six Member States; South Sudan, Uganda, Burundi, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Kenya including lawmakers from the East African Legislative Assembly – EALA under the theme: For a progressive, peaceful, and all-inclusive EAC.”
14:17
14:17

She Cranes to Participate in Vitality Netball Nations Cup, Wales Test Series 1

The She Cranes have delivered outstanding performances both on the continent and the global stage. During the recent Netball World Cup, the She Cranes achieved a fifth-place finish overall and were recognized as the best African team
13:16
13:16

Security Deploys over 100 Personnel for Christmas Operations 1

Security meetings at the Joint Operations Committee (JOC) and National Security Command Centre all based at Naguru police headquarters have resolved to intensify clandestine operations to fight criminality and terrorism.
12:37
12:37

TotalEnergies and Masdar Fly Methanol Fueled Plane at COP28 aviation industry 1

The first test flight to demonstrate the potential for converting Methanol to SAF (Sustainable Aviation Fuel) took place in Dubai on the sidelines of COP28 in the UAE.
11:23
11:23

Drivers Ask Police to Penalize Bus Owners Who Force Them Drive DMCs 4 1

Michael Kananura, the traffic police spokerson, said in most cases drivers abandon their roles in road safety. He wondered why a driver would accept to be on the road on boss’ orders after realizing that the tyres are worn out. He urged the drivers to always drive such vehicles to the nearest police station and park them until the owner fixes the parts in bad shape.
11:19
11:19

“Too Late For New Comers in oil ”, No More Big Contracts In Tilenga tilenga project 1 Top story

Not good news good news for those who are not in. Because opportunities are now limited said TotalEnergies General Manager.
09:45
09:45

Uganda Attracts UGX 1.5tr at Dubai COP28

The green investment commitments, current and future, are for the next four years in the areas of renewable energy, water filtration and forestry, according to the Uganda Investments Authority.
09:34
09:34

Resistance as Kisoro Authorities Demolish Illegal Structures 1 1

Under police and law enforcement protection, authorities navigated various streets in the Central Division, targeting structures such as wooden makeshift shelters, lockups, Gazebos, truck containers, Mobile Money kiosks, and Chapatti stalls for demolition.
09:23
09:23

Corruption in District Service Commissions, Gov’t Officials Trade Blame 7

The Head of Public Service, Lucy Nakyobe who was the keynote speaker, said there was a lot of corruption in public service that needs to be checked. She said district service commissions recruit unqualified people who present forged academic documents.
09:11
09:11

Broke UHRC Stuck with 1400 Cases 3 1

During a press briefing at the commission headquarters to mark the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), Wangadya emphasized that the delay in addressing these cases is primarily due to insufficient funding. The commission's operations are reliant on funds from the Justice Law and Order Sector Secretariat, and they can only progress with cases upon receipt of allocated finances.
08:42
08:42

Rubanda District Production Officer Detained for Alleged Forgery, Embezzlement 2

Ssewandigi revealed that investigations have uncovered Kahangi's use of forged signatures from the internal auditor, store inventory officer, and Sub County extension workers, creating false records of money payments and supply deliveries for extension work.
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