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18:50
18:50

Uganda's International Obligations Now At UGX 60 Billion sanctions 2 1

Foreign Affairs Minister Sam Kutesa has expressed concern over the growing amount of Ugandas international obligations that go unfulfilled. According to Kutesa, Ugandas international obligations currently total 60 billion Shillings with no clear plan of ensuring their fulfilment.
18:38
18:38

Justice Bamwine: We Need More Judges judicial officers 1 6

The Principal Judge Yorokamu Bamwine has said the judiciary needs more judges if they are to deal with the case backlog. According to Case Backlog Reduction Committee CBRC report released early this year, more than 155,000 cases were pending at all levels of courts.
17:28
17:28

Boxers Disappear in Hamburg – Kavuma germany 1 1

The spokesman of the Uganda Boxing Federation UBF, David Kavuma has confirmed that the three national team boxers who traveled for the AIBA World Championships last month disappeared in Hamburg, Germany.
17:06
17:06

KCCA Council Moves to Repossess Nateete Market market vendors 3 1

The Kampala Capital City Authority Council has directed the KCCA technical wing to repossess Nateete market and resume collection of garbage in the area as investigations into its fraudulent sale continues.
16:47
16:47

Medics In Fort Portal Call for Establishment of Sickle Cell Clinic sickle cell disease 1

Medical workers at Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital are demanding for the establishment of a sickle cell clinic to manage the disease especially among infants. The call follows records at the childrens ward which indicate that 40 percent of children under the age of five years who are admitted at the facility have sickle cell disease.
16:08
16:08

NEMA Faulted Over Implementation of Kaveera Ban 2

Members of the Natural Resources Committee of Parliament have faulted the National Environmental Management Authority NEMA over its failure to implement the ban on polythene bags, also known as Kaveera.
16:05
16:05

Judicial Officers Suspend Strike 1 6

The officers under the Uganda Judicial Officers Association UJOA started a nationwide strike on August 25 in protest of poor remuneration and government failure to honour its commitment to increase their salaries.
15:07
15:07

Kabale University Students Strike Over Allowances 3 1

Judith Atukunda, the Kabale University Public Relations Officer, explained that they are not holding the students allowances deliberately.
14:33
14:33

Coach Basena Still Optimistic egypt 1 1

Uganda Cranes interim coach Moses Basena has said he is optimistic the national team can still qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. For Uganda Cranes to qualify they will need to beat Ghana at home and Congo Brazzaville away and hope that Egypt can suffer defeat away to the Black Stars of Ghana.
14:09
14:09

Agriculture Ministry Warns Farmers on Fraudsters

According to Acayo, the conmen call their victims inviting them for training in countries like Ghana, South Africa and Ethiopia and ask them for money to process their travel documents.
13:29
13:29

Ibanda's Only Garbage Truck Grounded waste management 1 1

Julius Kwikiriza, a businessman in Ibanda municipality says the authorities are just buying time. According to Kwikiriza, the municipality should have planned for alternative options of waste collection instead of relying on one truck.
13:05
13:05

Attack In Gulu Night Club Leaves One Dead buganda pub 1

Ssali Wasswa, a resident of Kamuli district succumbed to injuries from Gulu Regional Referral Hospital where he was receiving treatment for stab wounds. Wasswa was attacked and stabbed using a knife during a fight at Buganda Pub, a popular hang-out place in Gulu town. The incident happened at about 4am on Tuesday.
13:00
13:00

Rukungiri School Guard Found Dead death

A night watchman at Rukungiri High School in Rukungiri Municipality has been found dead. The body of 32-year-old Frank Twesigye, a resident of Bugangari sub county in Rukungiri district, was found lying along Rubabo road in the municipality at around 07:00am today.
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Kutesa: Foreign Policy is Focusing on Economic, Commercial Diplomacy peace and security 2

Foreign Affairs Minister Sam Kutesa has said Ugandas foreign policy is moving towards economic and commercial diplomacy in trying to ensure that the country can achieve social economic transformation.
12:00
12:00

UPDF Soldier Held for Theft of Police Gun gun stolen

Odongo is being held by police for allegedly stealing a gun from Chawente police post in Apac district.
11:29
11:29

Residents Reap Big On Flooded Roads poor road network 1

Arafat Okello, one of the drivers on the Moroto-Kotido Road says that they have been paying the fee for the last one month since heavy rains begun battering the northern part of Karamoja.
11:10
11:10

Cancer Appeal Victim Dies norvik hospital

Henry Dhikusooka, the Chairperson St Michael International School Board of Directors, who has been leading a drive to raise money for Munabas surgery, says her death is saddening.
10:49
10:49

NRM Youth League Leaders Feud Over Pressure Group 1

Kassim Kamugisha says the pressure group, which lacks structures currently, is aimed at unlocking opportunities for all potential Ugandans to compete for any elective position without discrimination on the account of age or any other limitations.
08:03
08:03

Gov't Reports Decline in Performance of Local Governments 1 1

Kabarole Chief Administrative Officer, Dunstan Balaba blamed the poor performance on some of the reforms implemented in the year under review.
07:38
07:38

M23 Rebels Still a Big Problem for Uganda- Sam Kutesa sam kuteesa 2 1

In January this year, the DRC government rose up in protest after it emerged that hundreds of M23 rebels led by their commander General Makenga Sultan had escaped from Uganda and returned to their bases in Eastern DRC.
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