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22:37
22:37

Museveni Accepts Sole Candidature Endorsement 1

President Yoweri Museveni has said that he is still able to serve the country in his address to the National Resistence Movement (NRM) party Parliamentary Caucus this afternoon.
19:53
19:53

Police Hits Dead End in Kyambogo Shooting Investigation attempted robbery 1

Over the last one week, the police have been investigating the incident which occurred on March 10, near Kyambogo Police post, to establish the cause of the scuffle that claimed two lives, and the disappearance of the Bullion Van driver.
19:36
19:36

DPP Demands More Witnesses for Kyaligonza Assault Case 1

The instruction was made after perusing through a file with statements recorded from Kyaligonza, his bodyguards Peter Bushindiki and John Okurut and the traffic officer Esther Namaganda who was allegedly assaulted on February 24, 2019, in Seeta, Mukono District.
19:35
19:35

Buliisa Fishermen Yet to Recover Stolen Boat Engines 1 1

The militias have since been asking for ransom of 1.5 million shillings to have the boat engines returned to the owners.
19:13
19:13

Lawyers Protest New Evidence in Mak Gold Scam Case Uganda Police force 1 3

The lawyers Humphrey Tumwesigye and Simon Peter Musangala from Musangala Advocates & Solicitors said they were taken by surprise and accused the State Attorney of smuggling in new evidence to pin the accused.
19:02
19:02

Police Arrests Two for Trafficking Girls for Sex Trade human trafficking 1 1

Preliminary police findings indicate that the two suspects have been running an illegal operation through which girls and young women are convinced to go to Oman for work but they are instead forced into sex trade. It has been established that the suspects have taken more than 20 girls to Oman through the Busia-Nairobi-Dubai-Oman route.
18:29
18:29

Two Killed in Kaabong Cattle Raid karamoja sub region 1

The 3rd Division Brigade Investigations Officer Maj Ephraim Byaruhanga confirms that two civilians were killed and another injured during the attack. He says the UPDF tracked the footmarks to the border with South Sudan.
18:24
18:24

Two Shot in Luweero as NFA Officials, Residents Clash over Forest Reserve 5 1

Violence erupted on Monday morning after residents attacked youths deployed by National Forestry Authority-NFA to clear gardens of residents to pave way for tree planting on the disputed land belonging to Mbale forest reserve.
18:15
18:15

Mistrust Impeding Free Movement across IGAD Region AU 2 1

Dr Mehari Tadelle Maru, a legal consultant on the protocol says that although there are several barriers to free movement, mistrust between member states and trans-boundary resource disputes remain the key barriers. Mehari was speaking on the sidelines of the IGAD high-level experts technical review meeting on the draft protocol at Speke Resort Munyonyo.
17:59
17:59

Two Missing Children Found Dead nkozi hospital 1 2

The children who had been living with their grandmother Rosemary Nakintu in Nkozi Trading Centre have been missing since March 10 after they were sent to fetch water at about 6pm.
17:40
17:40

Two Guards Arrested For Stealing AMREF Office Equipment 1

It is alleged that the guards who had been deployed to guard the office stole computers, phones and electric kettle alongside money save from the offices before abandoning their duty stations on Saturday night.
17:25
17:25

Masaka Immigration Officers Arrested for Extortion 3

Robert Lumu, the Regional Immigration Coordinator, Davis Ssemaganda and Molly Ikuru, Assistant immigration officers were arrested for charging unlawful fees from unsuspecting clients. They were arrested on Monday on the orders of Masaka Resident District Commissioner Herman Ssentongo.
17:17
17:17

Police Officer Agasirwe Confirms Issuing Guns to Kitatta’s Guards nixon agasirwe 2 1

Agasirwe acknowledged that he, as Head of Operations of the Rapid Response Unit, armed Ngobi Sowali with a star Pistol which had 15 rounds of ammunition in 2009. During the same period, Sargent Allan Matsiko, Kitatta's bodyguard signed for an AK-47 and a second pistol which they obtained through the Armory at Old Kampala Police Station.
16:56
16:56

Opposition MPs Condemn New NRM Buganda Caucus Executive 9 1

On Sunday, the Buganda NRM MPs sitting at the National Leadership Institute (NALI) in Kyankwanzi elected a seven-member executive committee.
16:50
16:50

Uganda Airlines Bombardier Jets To Arrive Next Month 1

Uganda last year ordered for four CRJ900 regional jets with Bombardier Commercial Aircraft, as part of the much-anticipated plan for the revival of Uganda Airlines. The first jet was supposed to in January but government kept pushing forward the arrival time.
14:35
14:35

Thugs Break into Hoima School police 2

Peter Luwum, the School Director says that the thugs jumped through the perimeter wall and gained entrance to his office and robbed 500,000 shillings and school documents.
14:28
14:28

Court Injunction Slows Progress on Aler Community Land Industrial Park 2

The land had been allocated to the Uganda Investment Authority in 2013. However, the district rescinded its decision after the failure by the UIA to pay about 1.3 billion Shillings for it and started a localized drive to attract local investors to establish an agro-based industrial park.
12:26
12:26

Ddimo Landing Site Public Toilet Repaired 3 1

For nine years, residents at the landing site in Kyesiiga Sub County have been answering nature’s call in the nearby forest reserve and polythene bags.
11:42
11:42

Gangs Takeover IUIU Primary School in Mbale Islamic University

The school’s fringes are covered in deflated sachets of various types of alcoholic drinks, used condoms and sometimes, women’s lingerie. According to school authorities, gangs take over the school premises from as early as 5 p.m., threatening learners and their teachers with rape if they do not vacate the buildings.
11:34
11:34

Kigezi Farmers Embrace Growing Climbing Beans kigezi sub region 3

Climbing beans are the same as the usual beans, only that they grow by climbing onto anything that supports them. Varieties include Nabe 12C, commonly known as sugar beans, the red mottled Nabe 26C and Nabe 28C, Nabe 27C, which are pink in colour, and Nabe 29C which are red among others.
Mar 2019 21 results