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20:25
20:25

Police Searching for Lake Bunyonyi Accident Victims 3 1

On Thursday, a team from Marines Police, under the command of Kigezi Region Police Commander, Richard Ecega, and the Rubanda District Police Commander, Tai Ramadhan, spent over five hours searching for the bodies in the lake.
19:57
19:57

NSSF Asks Parliament to Support Amendment of Act jinja city house 2 1

Byabakama argues that the current act is out-dated and does not suit the demands of the increasing number of clients. He explained that the amendment of the act will see those employed in the formal and informal sectors save with the Fund.
18:50
18:50

Man Jailed Six Years for Murdering Wife lira high court

Court presided over by Lira resident Judge, Justice Alex Macky Ajiji, heard that Richard Ocen, a resident of Adola parish, Amach Sub County hit his wife Margaret Akello, with the butt of the gun on the head, killing her instantly.
18:39
18:39

CSOs Propose Amendments to Parliamentary Election Act vote buying 1 3 Top story

John Mary Odoy, the chairperson of Transparency International, says imposing limits on how much candidates can spend is essential because when they use huge sums of money they find ways of recouping it.
18:37
18:37

Judges Prevent Dominic Ongwen from Visiting Northern Uganda 2 1

Adesola Adeboyejo, a trial lawyer in the office of the prosecutor says the decision to admit Dominic Ongwen in the judicial site visit was reconsidered based on many factors including representation by his own counsel Krispus Ayena Odongo.
18:03
18:03

UIA Saga: Kasaija Advises Kaguhangire to Step Aside jolly kaguhangire 1 Top story

Kaguhangire wrote back, saying she wouldnt leave office. She argued that there was no quorum when the decision to interdict her was reached and that the meeting was called at short notice. URN sought out the Finance Minister, Kasaija on the matter.
17:53
17:53

Sexual Abuse Victims Petition Parliament over Sexual Offences Bill early marriages 2 1

A group of girls who are victims of sexual abuse from the districts of Kamuli, Buyende and Tororo have petitioned Parliament seeking the speedy consideration of the Sexual Offences Bill.
17:44
17:44

A Day with Kampala's Only Female Boda Boda Rider safeboda 4 6 Top story

Awero gets up at 6.30 am each morning to feed her one-year-old daughter before she puts on her orange Safe Boda helmet and gets on her motorbike.
17:24
17:24

Magara Murder Suspects Advised to Get Lawyers robert mukanza 1

The Grade one Magistrate Robert Mukanza advised the suspects to get lawyers who can help them with legal advice and interpretation of court procedures.
17:17
17:17

Muslims Relocate Graves from Gulu Town member 1 2 Top story

Sheik Rashid Bajaruta, the chairperson of Acholi Muslim Cemetery Committee, says the exercise will last one and half month. He says the relics are being buried in mass graves of between 20 to 30 bodies at Lawiye Adul village in Bungatira.
16:51
16:51

UWEP Beneficiaries Struggle to Access Market in Masaka masaka district 7 1

Juliet Kakooza, the group Secretary for Bumu Women Winemakers, in Kabonera Sub County, Masaka district, says they are stuck with their products whose demands cannot be satisfied by the local market despite the increased production.
16:44
16:44

Mityana Municipality Considers Revamping PTAs gobierno 5

Annet Namugenyi, a parent says there are ready to contribute as parents to support the schools provided there is proper accountability.
16:19
16:19

OWC Boss Knocks Boda Boda Rider Dead village 2

The deceased has been identified as Samuel Black, a resident of Katoma village in Isandara B Parish, Buititi Sub County in Kyenjojo district. James Kawalya, the Kyenjojo District Police Commander, says their findings show that Major Brown Mwebesa was speeding at the time of the accident.
15:56
15:56

Alebtong District On Spot over Low Revenue Collection 1

During the 2017/2018, the district collected only about 140 million shillings against the projected 160 million shillings. In the next financial year, the district plans to collect 167 million shillings.
15:56
15:56

Services Paralyzed At Abim As Bailiffs Impound District Bus abim bus 2

Nelson Olwit, the Assistant Abim Chief Administrative Officer, says cases of absenteeism have increased. He notes that transport to Abur, where the district headquarters are located costs between Shillings 20,000 to 30,000 by boda-boda each day.
15:28
15:28

Janet Museveni Asks Parents to Protect Girls from Sexual Abuse 3 1

Janet Museveni said that parents should work with the government and Non-Governmental Organizations to end violence among girls.
15:08
15:08

Police Sacco Rumor: Officers Withdraw Savings investigation 1

Henry Kalulu, the Exodus Sacco chairperson also said its okay for officers to withdraw their money if they sense any insecurity.
15:02
15:02

Uganda To Review Refugee Policy – Minister Onek 2 1

Minister Onek said although the Ugandan policy on refugees has been globally acclaimed and adopted by the United Nations and other humanitarian agencies, there are a number of emerging issues that require that it be reviewed to make it more effective.
14:24
14:24

Luweero Resident Killed Over Land Dispute land wrangle 2

According to Paul Kangave, the Savannah Region Police Spokesperson, Ssemuwaya hid under the bed and pounced on his victim as he was sleeping and hacked him. He says Nsambas housemate positively identified the suspect who is on the run.
13:05
13:05

Apac CAO Ordered to Recover UGX 39M From staff apac district 2

In her submission before the committee in Lira town on Thursday morning, Abyetu said the money was used before she took up office.
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