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17:46
17:46

Govt, Aga Khan Hospital Sign Cancer Treatment MOU free radiotherapy

Shawn Bolouki, the Chief Executive Officer of Aga Khan University Hospital said that the radiotherapy treatment will be paid for through the hospitals - Patient Welfare Programme, funded by the hospital and augmented by individual and corporate donors. The programme provides subsidized medical care to needy patients.
17:36
17:36

Judicial Officers Assess Conditions in Luzira Prison luzira prisons 2 1

Speaking to journalists shortly before the tour, Eremye said the visit is to brace the judiciary with the concerns which affect the prisons service. He says the DCC had made earlier plans to visit the detention center as part of its circuit.
17:23
17:23

Economists, Govt Differ on Middle Income Status Target world bank 3

NPA Chairperson Wilberforce Kisamba Mugerwa states that through the National Development Plan-NDP II, key sectors have been identified to propel the country to middle income status. These are Agriculture, Tourism, Oil and Gas, Human Capital Development and Infrastructure.
16:26
16:26

Kole Council Rejects District Service Commission Nominees

The nominations were rejected by the council on grounds that they are not residents of the district.
16:21
16:21

55 Blind Pupils Scramble for 8 Braille Machines 1 4

Opiyo Henry Bob, a teacher and technician in the blind section of the school, told Uganda Radio Network that most of the machines given to the school by Uganda National Association of the Blind have broken down.
16:17
16:17

Museveni, IPOD Talks Irk Kizza Besigye dr kizza besigye 1 4

Sources that attended a meeting by the Inter Party Organization of Dialogue -IPOD indicated that opposition leaders used the meeting to demand for the unconditional release of Dr Kizza Besigye, who is currently on remand at Luzira Prison on treason charges and Nakawa division MP Michael Kabaziguruka, now detained in Kigo.
15:39
15:39

Parents in Kabale Shun Immunization 3

According to Arsen Nzabakurikiza, the Kabale district health educator, over 400 children in the village have not enrolled for any form of immunization.
14:53
14:53

Two Soldiers Killed in Masaka Army Barracks Shootout 1 1 Top story

The Masaka barracks shooting brings to two, the number of shootings in army barracks in a space of one month.
14:51
14:51

Kyegegwa Motorcycle Ambulances Remain Grounded baylor uganda 2

Each Health Centre III in Kyegegwa district received one motorbike ambulance. Others were stationed at the Sub County headquarters to transport patients to health facilities. However, the ambulances are grounded even as people continue to face difficulty.
12:58
12:58

Patients Decry Lack of Viral Load Machine 4

The only viral load testing machine found at MBN laboratories, charges a minimum of Shillings 247,000 on each patient who requires the services.
12:28
12:28

Court Dismisses Petition against Masaka Woman MP 1 1

Babiryes victory was challenged by her main opponent Nanziri Kasse Mubanda, the former Masaka woman MP on grounds of voter bribery, falsification of results and ballot stuffing.
12:20
12:20

BOU Intervenes to Control Foreign Exchange rate bank of uganda

The rush for the dollar pushed the exchange rate upwards, prompting the central bank to intervene on the sell side by injecting in more dollars.
12:14
12:14

Gunfire in Lira as Municipality Evicts Vendors juba market 1

The riot was sparked off by an operation to evict vendors from the market which the municipality leadership says is illegal. The market is situated about 50 meters from Lira main market.
11:46
11:46

Kingdom Loyalists Block Bugoma Forest Conservation Walk 3 1

The six-kilometer walk, from Nsozi to Kyangwali Sub County headquarters, was aimed at raising community awareness on the need to conserve Bugoma, a protected tropical forest southwest of Hoima district in Bunyoro sub region.
10:46
10:46

Heavy Deployment as Kasenda Sub County Votes milton katwesigye

The National Resistance Movement NRM party candidate was disqualified on grounds of impersonation following a petition by his main challenger Milton Katwesigye arguing that his opponents real name is Deus Turyatunga and not Deus John Katuramu.
10:13
10:13

Ugandans Urged to Position Themselves in Oil Service Chain

Jeff Baitwa, the group managing director of Three-Ways Shipping advises Ugandans to engage now and partake of the expected 30 billion dollars in oil investments adding that key deals will be executed long before extraction.
09:26
09:26

Sixty Million People At Risk of Hunger, FAO warns la nina 1 1 Top story

FAO Director-General Jos Graziano da Silva, says El Nino will worsen the already bad situation of persistent poverty and chronic hunger in many countries.
07:51
07:51

Construction of Akii-Bua Memorial Stadium Stalls 1

The work that started in February, 2016 was suspended two weeks ago. Lira district local government says it has fully utilized the 400 million Shillings sent by the education ministry to facilitate the first phase of the construction of the Akii-Bua Memorial Stadium at Erute village in Lira municipality.
07:19
07:19

Electoral Commission Needs Ugx82 Billion for New Office 3

The figure is contained in a report compiled by an internal committee tasked to evaluate the cost of relocation of EC offices from the current premises along Jinja road, Kampala. The committee was led by Malakwang Opar, the Director of Administration at the Electoral Commission.
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