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15:46
15:46

DPP Withdraws Charges Against Soroti District Engineer 2 1

Ocung had been charged at the Anti- Corruption Court with the conspiracy to defraud the government UGX. 24.4 million contrary to Section 390 of the Penal Code Act and abuse of office contrary to Section 11(1) of the Anti- Corruption Act 2009 as amended on June 27, 2023.
15:08
15:08

Ugandan Boxer Misses Olympic Qualifiers for Late Arrival 2

Moses Muhangi, President of the Uganda Boxing Federation, attributed the mishap to the absence of a team manager accompanying the contingent. “The absence of officials & team management for the bombers in the Italy Olympics qualifiers started to bite, hence the Uganda bombers' first loss as Mawanda Shafic lost by walkover... Just because he failed to make it to the competition venue on time.”
14:44
14:44

Husband Strangles Wife, Hangs Self in Soroti 1 1

Oscar Gregg Ageca, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman says that during the quarrel and the subsequent fight, Akesa picked a rope that he used to strangle his wife at night. He later used the same rope to hang himself on a mango tree.
14:37
14:37

Verbatim: Ochola's Handover Speech UPF 1 Top story

On the 4th of March 2018, His Excellency The President appointed me as the Inspector General of Police which position I assumed with humility, commitment, dedication, and determination. Three years after my appointment, the President extended my tour of duty for another three years which ends today, the 4th March 2024. When I took over the steering of affairs of this great Institution at about this time exactly 6 years ago, the task was clear – Professionalizing and Rebuilding the image of the Institution.
13:39
13:39

Kagezi Murder: DPP Asks for Production of Suspects, Says Investigations Complete Terrorism Charges 2 Top story

Assistant DPP Thomas Jatiko, addressing the Court presided over by Chief Magistrate Erias Kakooza on Monday, revealed that the DPP possesses compelling evidence to implicate the four suspects in the case.
12:39
12:39

IAEA Unveils Nuclear Science Technology to Tackle Obesity 2 Top story

Presently, Scientists use Body Mass Index (BMI) to determine whether one is overweight.
11:59
11:59

One in Eight People Living with Obesity-Study

The study also shows that even though the rates of undernutrition have dropped, it is still a public health challenge in many places, particularly in South-East Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.
11:52
11:52

UNRA Starts Repairs on Flooded Sinyanya- Adjumani Road Section 1 1

Allan Ssempebwa, the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) communications Officer explains that they expect the works to be complete by the end of next week, such that the suspended Obongi-Sinyanya Ferry can resume normal operations.
11:12
11:12

Two Police Constables Held For Robbing Rwandan businessman 2 1

Maate says that upon his return to Rwanda, Habanabakize complained to Rwandan security authorities who contacted their Ugandan counterparts leading to the arrest of the suspects.
10:42
10:42

Five Post Bank Staff in Custody Over Theft of UGX 138M 2 1

Preliminary reports indicate that the money went missing during transit from the Post Bank Arua branch, which is located along Avenue Road in Arua City to Yumbe District, an allegation the bank has since denied.
08:43
08:43

A Tale of Trials, Costs, and Pains of Virtual Campaigning for Makerere Guild Candidates 1 3

Candidates like Ronald Ayebale find the virtual campaign process costly and less effective in reaching all students. While online strategies help propagate their candidature, personal interactions remain crucial for engaging students who may not be active online.
08:26
08:26

Bishop Mukasa Discourages Burning of Fetishes Collected from Superstitious Christians Witchcraft 2 1

Recently, Fr. Mpagi informed Bishop Mukasa that he lacked suitable storage space for the amassed fetishes, currently stored at Nandere Parish. Fr. Mpagi shared a room with these items, leaving him with inadequate space for personal use.
08:05
08:05

Two Kidnapped School Girls Found Abandoned at Kabaale Bridge 2 1

Last Friday, police in Nakaseke initiated an investigation into the alleged kidnapping of two young girls from Kirangazi village in Ngoma Sub-County.
07:50
07:50

Fr. Gaetano Batanyenda Retires kitanga parish 5 3 Top story

The 80-year-old celebrated a thanksgiving event on Sunday at the parish headquarters in Kashambya sub-county, Rukiga district.
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