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19:58
19:58

Herbalist Remanded for Administering Poisonous Drug traditional healers 1 2

Kalyango, a traditional herbalist is charged with administering an illegal substance contrary to section 211 of the Penal Code Act.
19:57
19:57

Elevation of Luweero Health Centre IV Hangs in Balance 5 2

However, as July comes into view, administrators at the facility say that there is nothing in place to prove the elevation. Samuel Mulwana the Chairperson of the management committee of Luweero Health Center IV explains that they do not even know the amount of money allocated to the facility and cannot make any plans to recruit more staff or re-organize in anticipation for the changes.
19:29
19:29

Music Publisher Rob Bozas Asks Family to Respect Oryema's Will land of anaka 1

His plea follows a decision by the council of chiefs at Acholi Chiefdom and the family of the fallen musician including sisters, brothers and uncles to reject his wish for cremation. Oryema, a native of Acholi was based in France most of his life, having gone there in 1977, escaping excesses in the Idi Amin government.
19:22
19:22

Njeru Mayoral Candidate's Car Vandalised politics 1 3

The vehicle was vandalized on Friday in Buloba Central, Wakisi division in Njeru municipality where she had gone to attend a vigil.
18:50
18:50

Police Foil Abiriga Memorial Procession in Kawanda abiriga murder 1 3

Abirigas was gunned down by unknown assailants, alongside his brother, Saidi Butele Buga Kongo. Today, residents of Kawanda had planned a number of functions, among them, prayers and a fundraising drive for the construction of a school and tarmacking of the road that led Abirigas home.
18:32
18:32

Uganda Investment Authority Acting Head Takes Office 1 4 Top story

Kaguhangire refused to hand over office arguing that the board decision was illegal. The UIA board convened on Friday evening waiting for Kaguhangire to officially hand over. She never turned up. They had to break the office door for Basil to officially take office.
18:21
18:21

Mitooma Woman Arrested for Murder 1

Police in the south western district of Mitooma are having in detention a 29-year-old Woman on charges of Murder. The suspect currently held at Mitooma Police station has been identified as Susan Katushabe a resident of Nyabubare village in Kabiira sub county of Mitooma district.
17:55
17:55

Rift Valley Fever Breaks Out in Kasese 2

Dr Yusuf Baseke, the District Health Officer, says that samples taken from a suspect of the fever, tested positive to rift valley haemorrhagic fever. The victim Joseph Kadoma, a butcher was last week found dead in his house in Kanyatsi Village Munkunyu Sub County.
17:29
17:29

Peacekeepers Advised to Respect Human Rights officers 2 1

Speaking at the closure of the two weeks justified accord, 2018, training at the Uganda rapid deployment capability center URDCCon Friday, Prendergast argues that respect of human rights can ensure public trust and cooperation during missions which is paramount for the safety of victims of war and the troops.
16:33
16:33

Muslim Clerics Demand UGX 14 Billion Compensation for Wrongful Arrest nickson agasirwe 1 1

Addressing the press on Friday, the clerics accused the DPP for sanctioning the charges without carrying out thoroughly investigations. They are also demanding 14.5 billion shillings as compensation for the loss of their businesses in the United Arab Emirates.
15:53
15:53

Ugandans Lose UGX 300b Annually on Medical Referrals Abroad cancer 2

The diseases are usually facilitated by raised blood pressure, high blood glucose levels, high levels of fat in the blood and excess weight and lifestyles such as tobacco use, physical inactivity, unhealthy diet, excess salt intake, and the harmful use of alcohol.
15:25
15:25

Indian, Pakistan Investors Fight over Luweero Land land wrangle 6 2

The row is between a Pakistan National Lucky Shoabi the director of Golden Crop Agriculture and Agro Processing Industries Limited and a Uganda with Indian origin Punjalal Rangani Mavji Patel the Director of Ndibulungi Sugar Works Limited located in Butuntumula Sub County in Luweero district.
14:50
14:50

Ankole Mourns Robert Rutehenda 1

Rutehenda 76, the former Mayor Mbarara Municipality died on Friday morning at Nakasero hospital, Kampala where he had been admitted.
14:11
14:11

Museveni, Makerere Honour Bilharzia Researcher Prof. Ongom 3 2

President Yoweri Museveni and Makerere University have paid glowing tribute to the late Professor Captain Dr. Virginio Lachara Ongom for his outstanding and world-acclaimed research on bilharzia.
13:44
13:44

Court Summons Kumi Diocese over Debt church of uganda

Between 2006 and 2009, the diocese borrowed 157 million shillings in installments from Patrick Francis Opolot, a businessman. The money was to enable the diocese to pay legal fees in a land case.
13:26
13:26

Body of Woman Found in Njeru police 1 3

The blood-stained body of Hadijah Natongo, a resident of Nava road village, was on Friday recovered by residents dumped in a maize garden.
11:46
11:46

Dusty Roads Anger Mityana Traders accidents 4 1

Julius Musinguzi, a trader along station road, says in the past two years, residents have staged more than five demonstrations over the poor state of the roads, in vain.
11:25
11:25

Why Kisenyi is leading in Tuk-Tuk transportation boda-boda 1 4

Tuk-Tuk are are said to be safer and more convenient for female travelers and the elderly. They are being embraced by the locals in Kinsenyi too.
11:21
11:21

MPs Appalled by Poor State of Rubona Stock Farm winifred kiiza 3 1

The MPs were also concerned about the dilapidated structures at the farm. The three buildings have several cracks resulting from the 1994 earthquake which hit parts of Tooro Kingdom. The roofs are also leaking and the farm floods when it rains.
10:16
10:16

Acholi Chiefdom Reject Cremation of Geoffrey Oryema 1 2 Top story

A family source who preferred anonymity says they are planning to use the letter of the Paramount chief of Acholi David Onen Achana as evidence to file for court injunction in France to overturn the will of the late Geoffrey Oryema.
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