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21:17
21:17

EC Suspends Local Council Polls

Statement issued by EC Chairman Simon Byabakama Mugenyi on the suspension of local council elections
17:57
17:57

Hearing of Torture Case Against Kabale RDC, DPC Fails to Kick Off court 2 1

Byonanebye sued the duo through his lawyer, Niwagaba Mwebesa Advocates for allegedly torturing him during a peaceful students protest on October 14th 2016. On the said date, Kabale University students led a peaceful procession from their university campus in Kikungiri through Kabale town to the district headquarters.
17:39
17:39

Govt Sets Up Committee to Review Demands by Striking Doctors doctors strike

The Doctors are seeking an increase in the salary of medical interns from 960,000 Shillings to 8.5 million Shillings. They also demand that medical assistant and teaching assistants should be facilitated to earn up to 15 million Shillings, get a two-bedroom house and a 2.5cc vehicle.
17:08
17:08

Violence Against Children High in Remand Homes the childrens act 2

The homes are gazetted to keep children aged 12 - 18 years, who find themselves in conflict with the law. However, instead of being rehabilitated, the children encounter several forms of violence such as sexual, physical violence, and exploitative child labour.
16:58
16:58

Dozens Conned With Fake Job Promises at Java House 1 Top story

Samuel Ekuru, the Head of Security at Java House, says young people reported, saying they had been called for interviews and they directed to seat and wait for the bosses to arrive.
16:20
16:20

LOP Accuses Gov't of Abandoning Health Sector doctors strike 1

According to Kiiza, many health facilities in the country still lack basic equipment and services despite the beautiful infrastructure erected by donors and projects.
16:10
16:10

UIA in Drive to Spread Out Investments

The Executive Director of UIA, Jolly Kaguhangire, says to address the imbalance, UIA is now setting up district investment committees in rural districts.
15:32
15:32

Senior Six Exams Underway uneb 4 1

A total of 101,131 candidates are sitting for the examinations this year from 2,205 centres. The day started with the mathematics examinations at 9:00 am followed with history in the afternoon.
15:01
15:01

Kabale Man Held for Faking Own Kidnap ransom 3 1

Charles Mugisha, the father of the suspect, says that he immediately rushed to police for help, saying he couldnt raise the four million Shillings ransom.
13:41
13:41

Pictorial: Students Upset over Heavy Sewer Leaks kyambogo university

Apparently, sewerage from the halls of residency and staff quarters flows into the open due to the blocked sewerage lines.
13:14
13:14

Sewer Leak Worries Kyambogo Students kyambogo university 7 3

Prof. Katunguka says the university needs up to Shillings 1.5bn to overhaul the sewage system. Female students have complained of the old sitting toilets, which expose them to infections.
13:06
13:06

Age Limit, Land Debates Dominate APRM Consultations age limit debate 1 Top story

The ongoing debate on constitutional amendment dominated the two-week consultations organised by Africa Peer Review Mechanism APRM team. Mozambican Anglican Bishop, Dinis Salomo Sengulane, a panel member of the APRM Eminent Persons, who led a team of 17 experts conducting Ugandas second peer review mechanism says people gave mixed reactions on the presidential age limits and land debate.
12:34
12:34

Doctor's Strike: Patients Abandon Wards at Mbale Referral Hospital 1 1

Charles Owere, a resident of Budaka expressed disappointment when he failed to get a doctor to attend to his brother who was involved in an accident. He explained that they were referred to Mbale Regional Referral Hospital from Budaka hospital but there was no one to attend to his patient.
12:12
12:12

KIU Titans Stop Pemba Warriors in NBL Semis betway power 1

Kampala International University KIU Titans on Sunday night stopped Pemba Warriors 71-55 in a hotly contested National Basketball league semi-final playoff game. In the other games, defending champions City Oilers stopped Betway Power to maintain a clean record in the semi finals. The win puts the Oilers in a 2-0 lead in the series, while Betway Power must win game three if they are to proceed.
11:41
11:41

Police Back to Step One in Maj Kiggundu Murder Investigation

The police Flying Squad is back to step one in the Major Muhammad Kiggundu murder investigations after releasing the only suspect they had in custody, Uganda Radio Network can reveal.
11:28
11:28

IUIU Seeks UGX 5.4bn to Improve Staff Salaries salary rise 1

A junior lecturer in a public university earns Shillings 6.5 million, Senior Lecturer Shillings 7.1m, an Associate Professor Shillings 7.9m while a full professor earns Shillings 8.4m each month.
10:37
10:37

Bwama Pupils Receive Life Jackets lake bunyonyi 1

According to Bellindah, she was inspired by the various media reports about the vulnerability of these children who find difficulties accessing education.
08:02
08:02

KCCA Division Mayors Shun Budgeting Process beti kamya 1

According to the Acting KCCA Deputy Executive Director, Sam Sserunkuma, the budget framework paper was first submitted to the office of the Accountant General on 8th November. Sserunkuma says KCCA belongs to the accountability sector headed by the Accountant General, Lawrence Semakula who requested them to submit the budget framework paper to his office for review.
07:54
07:54

Cranes Draw In Congo 2018 fifa world cup 1 Top story

Youngster Milton Karisa netted his first international goal for the Uganda Cranes to help the team draw 1-1 away against Congo Brazzaville in the last Group E match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier played on Sunday.
07:19
07:19

Teenage Pregnancy Accounts For 29 Percent Of Child Birth In Gulu 1 Top story

Fred Baseke, the Ntenjeru South County Member of Parliament who led the Committee observed that the hospital is in dire need of a new maternity ward and supplies such as beds, mosquito nets and drugs.
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