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20:58
20:58

Govt to Electrify Entebbe Expressway Fence museveni 4 1

The President made the remarks while commissioning the Kampala Entebbe Expressway at Mpala toll station in Wakiso District on Friday evening. The function was also graced by Wang Yang, Chairman of the Chinese Peoples Political Consultative Conference.
19:04
19:04

Muslims Asked to Seek Allah's Protection kibuli mosque 2 3

While preaching to hundreds of Muslims AT Kibuli mosque during the Eid Al Fitr prayers, Sheikh Abdul Hafiz Walusimbi said that Muslims should not expect earthly protection that believes in guns more than God.
18:55
18:55

Courts Will Follow the Law on Bail – Chief Justice yoweri museveni

Justice Katureebe said that the Judiciarys position on bail can only change when the law is amended. It is simple: the issue of bail is governed by the Constitution and the law. Until the law is amended, bail will be granted or denied in accordance with the Constitution and the law, said the Chief Justice.
18:37
18:37

Teachers, Parents Troubled Over Poor Performance of Secondary Schools kabarole district 1 5

Despite performing better in Primary Leaving Examinations-PLE, Kabarole district has been performing poorly in UCE and UACE.
18:28
18:28

National Armies Advised to Offer Child Protection Training conflicts 1 1

Anthony Njoroge; a programs director with Save the Children says the courses would equip officers and men in Peace Support Operations PSOs with skills on how to handle children in war-torn areas.
18:14
18:14

66 Witnesses Lined up to Defend Dominic Ongwen 1

The witnesses have been drawn from a pool of 82 people initially lined up to testify in favour of their client at the court. The figure is just three people short of the 69 witnesses that prosecution called against Dominic Ongwen.
18:13
18:13

Shilling Continues To Weaken Against Dollar bank of uganda 2 2

According to Bank of Ugandas Executive Director of Research and Policy, Dr Adam Mugume, speculation, especially by importers, is a contributing factor for the depreciation.
17:38
17:38

Interior Minister Doesn't Know Why Kayihura Is Held president museveni 1 1

In an interview with URN, Obiga Kania said he does not know why Kayihura is in detention. Instead, he advised journalists to find out from the people who arrested him
17:14
17:14

Gov't Urged to Reduce Firearms in Civilian Hands gun control 5 1

Sheikh Lule said such repeated killings have aroused fear among Ugandans adding that there should be strict guidelines to regulate guns both in the hands of state and individuals. He was presiding over Eid El Fitr Prayers at Kasana mosque in Luweero town today.
16:59
16:59

Poor Ventilation Aiding TB Spread in Moroto 2 1

Fontiano Korobe, the Moroto district TB and Leprosy supervisor, says that there is a lot of crowding in families which puts a number of people at risk when they come into contact with TB patients
16:43
16:43

Muslim Parents Urged to Embrace Education 4 1

The call was made by Hajji Shafique Ssebyala, the outgoing Rubanda Resident District Commissioner, speaking during Eid al-Fitr celebrations at Ndorwa Mosque in Kabale district.
16:24
16:24

Gulu Muslims Accept to Relocate Cemetery from Town 1

Muslim leaders in the region had earlier rejected the development saying it would disturb the peace of their loved ones and requested the council to let them beautify the graveyard instead.
16:15
16:15

Army Maintains Presence At Kayihura's Muyenga Home gen. kale kayihura 1 1

Some of the residents URN spoke to say that they have stopped using the route next to Kayihuras home and opted for longer routes because of the unusual deployment.
15:43
15:43

President Museveni Reshuffles RDCs

In Exercise of Powers confirmed on the President of Uganda by Articles 1081, 108 2, 1131 and Article 991 of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, I have appointed the following Resident District Commissioners as indicated below:
14:47
14:47

Kadaga Pleads For Repatriation of Ugandans Jailed in China speaker kadaga 1 1

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga, has asked that Ugandans jailed in China be repatriated to serve their sentence from Uganda.
14:02
14:02

Pictorial: Hundreds Converge at Gaddafi Mosque for Eid Prayers

Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje, the Mufti of Uganda, congratulated Muslims for having finished the holy month of Ramadhan and urged them to maintain peace and Unity.
13:44
13:44

Muslim Faithful's Pray for Peace, Safety eid prayers 6 1 Top story

In Masaka Municipality, Sheikh Twaha Bugembe, the Muslim County leader expressed concern over the current incidents of murder, kidnaps and insecurity. He observed that although the state has the obligation to protect Ugandans and their property, citizens too have a responsibility to exercise vigilance in order to avert crime.
13:18
13:18

Sheik Mubaje Wants Arrest of Criminals Expedited eid al fitr 6 1

Mufti Mubajje was this morning speaking at the Eid-al-Fitr Prayers at Gaddafi National Mosque at Old Kampala. The Eid celebration which was marked by hundreds of Muslims is the climax of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting and religious devotion.
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18-Year-Old Reported Missing from Targeted School relatives 3 1

The girl is a student of St Juliana High School, Nakazadde, one of the schools that were listed as targets in anonymous letters that were circulated in Lugazi municipality last week. In one of the letters, the school was asked to pay five million Shillings to the anonymous authors to save it from bloodshed.
12:49
12:49

Kampala's Stray Dogs Find Solace in Sole Animal Shelter dog breeding 6 7

According to animal rights activists, animal welfare is a human responsibility that encompasses all animal well-being, including proper housing, management, nutrition, responsible care, humane handling, and when necessary humane euthanasia.
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