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21:09
21:09

Cuban Applicants Fail to Meet Minimum Requirements: Kyambogo University 3 1

Prof. Katunguka says the University Appointments Board rejected 10 candidates that expressed interest due to lack of PhDs.
20:53
20:53

West Nile Leaders Decry Syndicated Tree Destruction 2

Isaac Todoko, the Koboko District Production, Marketing and Natural Resources Secretary, says the local government is dealing with a complicated syndicate involving powerful individuals.
20:34
20:34

7-year-Old Electrocuted in Garden from the garden 2 1

Isaac Kanyike, the Wairaka Village Defense Secretary, says Nyende wrongly connected power around his garden.
20:07
20:07

Health Ministry to Introduce New Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Kits 3

Dr. Jimmy Opigo, the Head of Malaria Control Program, says the new RDK will enable the detection of malaria infections as opposed to the disease.
19:49
19:49

Parliament Questions Proposed Introduction of East African e-Passports travel documents 3 1 Top story

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga also asked why government had chosen the path of EAC passports yet it is not a sovereign state and as to whether there had been any amendment to the protocol establishing the East African Community to provide for the passport.
19:24
19:24

Business Stalls at Mpondwe Border over Travel Documents

Many traders were seen standing along long queues to have their identity cards cleared by both police and immigration officials at the border.
18:56
18:56

3 Arrested For Murder In Masaka infidelity claims 2

Amina Kalinaki, the Community Liaison Officer Masaka Central Police Station, says Bunya paid the duo Shillings 700,000 to bump off the deceased, which they dead.
18:39
18:39

Byandala's Rivals In Early Campaigns 4 1

The aspirants include Ronald Ndawula, the current LC 5 Chairman Luweero district, Denis Ssekabira former MP Contestant for Nakaseke South Parliamentary seat and Charles Ssebyala former LC 3 Chairperson of Luweero town.
18:31
18:31

Residents Expel Headteacher from Village Over Defilement Allegations hea teacher 4 1 Top story

William Mutashaba, the Wakiso Senior Education Officer, told URN that they have received several defilement allegations against Masaaba from residents and elders forcing them to interdict him.
17:54
17:54

Rukungiri Residents Demonstrate Over Compensation demonstration 5 2

Jemimah Kobutumwa, a resident of Kigunda village, says they were forced to storm the RDCs office to demand for explanation why government has failed to compensate them because he is the presidents representative in the district.
17:36
17:36

Committee Pursues Global Trust Bank Sale Documents justine bagyenda 1 6

The Bank of Uganda says that Global Trust Bank, which had built a network of 23 branches at the time of its closure, had accumulated losses to a tune of 60 billion Shillings. The Bank which was valued at 75 billion Shillings was then handed over to DFCU Bank.
17:32
17:32

Public Service PS: Proposed Merger of Agencies Will Be Phased 2 1

Governments rationalization exercise in which government agencies will be merged, abolished or reverted to the mother ministries will be done in a phased manner over a three-year period.
17:16
17:16

Bukomansimbi Woman Arrested For Killing Daughter bukomansimbi police

Musa Kiyimba, the father of the deceased, says he was shocked to receive a phone call from a neighbor informing him that his daughter had died after being assaulted with a shoe on the head.
17:14
17:14

Insurance Regulatory Authority Opposes Merger with BoU 5

Ibrahim Lubega Kaddunabbi says while the idea of rationalizing government agencies is not bad, the method was wrong citing lack of consultation as an example.
16:46
16:46

Hoima HIV/AIDS Patients Demand Access to ARVs testing 4 1

Speaking on Tuesday at the belated World AIDS Day Celebrations for Hoima district held at Mbarara primary school, the patients argue that there are no adequate drugs in the health facilities. Vivian Tumwesige, a 23-year-old youth says that failure to avail the health facilities with ARVs puts their lives at risk. She wants the government to available ARVs to all health facilities in the district.
16:36
16:36

MOH Launches Urine TB Test hiv 2

Currently, medics use Genexpert Machines and Microscopes to diagnose TB using sputum and skin tests.
15:45
15:45

Dissecting the Mystery of the Numbers aboard MV Templar mukono district 1

Initial reports indicate that the boat, which capsized 150 meters from Mutima Country Haven, had more than 100 people on board. But by the close of rescue operations, only 60 people could be accounted for. These include 33 bodies that were retrieved from the water and 27 people that had been rescued alive.
15:21
15:21

Kigorobya Health Center IV Theatre Dysfunctional surgery 2 1

David Andia, the in charge Kigorobya Health Center IV, says they have failed to operationalize the theater due to lack of an anesthetic technician.
15:15
15:15

Kasaija Brushes Aside 15% NSSF Interest Rate Criticism nssf uganda 1 1

Kasaija told Uganda Radio Network after inaugurating the 11th NSSF board on Tuesday that he made the recommendation of 15 percent after a deep study. Kasaija said the money was available and its owners were existing.
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14:28

Kanungu Residents Reluctant to Know Their Status After HIV Testing kanungu district

The Kanungu District Health Officer, Dr Stephen Ssebudde, says that out of those who turned up for HIV testing, 300 were reluctant to know their status. He explains that some of those who come to test run away during the process of examining blood by health workers.
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