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Aug 2018 23 results
22:27
22:27

Bobi Wine's Driver Shot Dead in Arua 1 1 Top story

According to information from the DP President General Nobert Mao, the driver identified as Yasin Kawuma was shot at Hotel Pacific in Arua town , the base of Kassiano Wadris campaign on Monday evening.
18:34
18:34

Pictorial: Kabaka Mutebi Opens 26th Lukiiko Sitting lukiiko opening

The Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II today opened the 26th Lukiiko sitting at Bulange, Mengo.
17:29
17:29

Land Brawl Claims One, Injures Two Others Critically floor 2

The trio was attacked on Sunday evening in Madera village in Soroti Municipality following a land dispute. Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says the trio was attacked when they tried to confront some people of a disputed piece of land in Madera village.
17:24
17:24

Farmers' Body Disagrees With Gov't On Maize maize prices 1 4

Uganda National Farmers Federations Director of Policy Research and Advocacy Caleb Gumisiriza has argued that government should have bought maize itself instead of giving money to private sector.
17:04
17:04

Nakisunga Sub County Gets Health Center cancer screening 3

Residents have been trekking for more than 20 kilometers to access treatment at Seeta Naziggo health center 3. According to Muyanja, the health center, which has taken a whole to build, cost him Shillings 55million.
16:17
16:17

Police Ferries Anti Riot Personnel to Arua Municipality Ahead of By-elections law 2 1 Top story

The Deputy Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the team will act as a standby public order management force following intelligence showing that people are being ferried into the district to cause chaos.
16:07
16:07

50 Families, Church Face Eviction from Masaka Hospital Land about 50 families 4

Masaka Hospital sits on 49 acres of land. But According to the Hospital Superintendent Doctor Nathan Onyachi, ten of these are currently occupied by encroachers, who have erected permanent structures and opened part of it for farming activities.
15:57
15:57

Mufti Flags Off 500 Ugandan Pilgrims mother 1 Top story

Addressing the pilgrims, Sheikh Mubaje thanked them for sacrificing money to fulfill the fifth pillar of Islam, saying it will strengthen their belief and faith in Islam. He asked them to pray for peace in Uganda and unity of Muslims in the country as well as Muslim countries around the world.
15:55
15:55

BOU Projects Inflation To Increase 1

Delivering Monetary Policy Statement for August today, Mutebile said inflation is projected to peak between 6 to 7 percent in the second quarter of 2018/19 financial year and will stablise at around 5 percent by end of 2019.
15:49
15:49

Four Arrested for Illegal Possession of Firearm police 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson says the four, had on several occasions, staged roadblocks and robbed residents of their belongings at gunpoint.
15:41
15:41

Kabaka Reiterates Call for Fight against Corruption lukiiko opening 1 2

The Kabaka tasked members of the Buganda Lukiiko to spearhead the fight against corruption, youth unemployment and HIV. The call was made during the opening of the 26th Lukiiko sitting at Bulange, Mengo today.
15:33
15:33

Seven Arrested for Buying Refugee Relief resident 1 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police Spokesperson, says the suspects had rented two stores at Kasonga trading center where they had stored the relief items they bought from refugees and some officials overseeing Kyangwali refugee settlement.
15:24
15:24

Soldier Convicted For Gulu Shooting Seeks Trauma Counselling 1 1

Captain Ssekayita says Odaga never received counselling after being diagnosed with HIV, Hepatitis B and Diabetes last year during a selection to serve in a foreign mission in Somalia.
15:10
15:10

Unidentified Assailant Kills Mukono Shop Keeper resident 1 2

A person who had come to operate the shop has today been murdered in the morning at Bagala village in seeta in Mukono district on Jinja-kampala highway.
14:00
14:00

Police Recovers Guns Stolen During Masaka Hardware Robbery security guard 1 1

The thugs broke into the shop on July 1, 2018, and stole more than 400 million Shillings. Two people among them a UPDF Reserve force officer identified as Moses Musinguzi and a casual labourer identified as Shafick Kigongo were killed during the attack.
13:17
13:17

FDC Urges Political Elders to Groom Youth Leaders political parties 4 2

President Museveni will today preside over the last campaign for the NRM flag bearer Nusura Tiperu at Arua hill grounds, while Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi is in the area drumming support for Wadri Kassiano Ezati, an independent candidate and former Terego County MP.
13:12
13:12

Mabirizi Challenges Age Limit Judgment in Supreme Court ground 2 1 Top story

In his petition, Mabirizi raises sixteen grounds where he believes that the learned Justices erred in law while making their judgment.
12:09
12:09

Unidentified Woman Steals Two Day Old Baby incident

Angry residents ganged up against Akello when the babys mother explained that this was her first child but she was saved by the hospital guards who called police to run to her rescue.
11:26
11:26

Moroto Farmers Gain Little from Heavy Rains moroto district 1 2

Mark Loli, the Moroto District Agricultural Officer, says little has been achieved from the rains that the district received. He notes that most farmers planted late and water logging affected many gardens.
10:57
10:57

DPP: Blood Compensation Crippling Prosecution of Murder Cases member 2

According to the DPP, the practice of Blood Compensation is crippling the prosecution of murder cases. Now, the DPP is pondering engaging Lango Cultural leaders on the practice, which they say is dangerous on the administration of justice in the region.
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