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19:38
19:38

Eid Al Fitr Celebrations Spark Confusion in Karamoja public holiday 3 1

At Losakush Primary School, the Head teacher, Betty Acan thought government had declared a public holiday for the burial of the late Premier, Apolo Nsimbabi.
19:19
19:19

Pictorial: Former Prime Minister Apolo Nsibambi's Requiem Service

Hundreds of mourners on Tuesday thronged St. Paul's Cathedral, Namirembe to bid farewell to former Prime Minister Apolo Robin Nsibambi.
18:48
18:48

Bunyoro Muslims Cautioned Against Mob Justice 1 3

Statistics at Hoima Central Police Station indicate that 15 suspected motorcycle thieves were lynched between April and May.
18:30
18:30

5 Killed by Lightning in Bushenyi 1

Jafari Basajabalaba, the LCV Chairperson Bushenyi says that the deceased were plucking tea and had taken shelter in a collection shade when it started raining.
18:11
18:11

Suspected Car Robber Shot Dead

Joseph Tulya, the acting Katonga Regional Police Spokesperson, says that the police have been trailing a group of thugs believed to be stealing vehicles from areas of Nansana, Namugongo, Wakiso and Kireka.
17:51
17:51

Apolo Nsibambi’s Daughter Installed Heir 3 1

The Church of Uganda (CoU) this afternoon installed Rhodah Nakimuli Kasujja, former Prime Minister Apolo Nsibambi’s first daughter as his heir.
17:36
17:36

Calls to Operationalise Islamic Banking Dominate Eid Prayers kibuli muslims 5 1

Addressing hundreds of Muslim Congregation in Kibuli, Supreme Mufti Sheikh Siliman Kasule Ndirangwa said that there is need for the government to sensitize more Ugandans on the benefits of Islamic Financing.
17:26
17:26

Kenya, Tanzanian Pilgrims Clean Up Namugongo 2

Albertina Musinga, a Kenyan pilgrim from Machakos Diocese, says that they felt challenged to leave the place cleaner than they found it. Musinga, who is making her fifth pilgrimage adds that cleaning Namugongo is a way of giving back to the lord for the favors and miracles they have received through the intercession of the Uganda martyrs.
17:13
17:13

Mukono Muslim Factions Hold Joint Idd Prayers 2 1

Sheik Lumala says one of the greatest commandments from Allah is loving each other and avoiding disunity. He said that the differences in interests and understanding should not create factions in Islam.
17:10
17:10

Namirembe Guest House Coffee Bar Collapses, Kills Two People 1

Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango explained that two victims were taking coffee when the wall became loose and spontaneously collapsed. Their identities are yet to be established.
17:03
17:03

Rukiga Road Gang Members Protest Nonpayment 6 2

The road Gangs Under Rukiga Road Workers Association signed contracts with Rukiga District Local Government in November 2018 and started working in December the same year. According to the contract, each road gang is supposed to receive a monthly payment of 150,000 Shillings.
16:39
16:39

Missing Mak Student Found Makerere University 2 1

One of the close friends to Mukisa who prefers anonymity also states that Mukisa telephoned him at about 1:00 am on Monday seeking to be helped after he was dumped at the petrol station by unknown people.
16:29
16:29

Traders Abandon Bushenyi Central Market 3 3

The move follows the deteriorating state of the market whose stalls are caving in one by one. The structure no longer has water and power connections, and the urinals are no longer functional.
16:15
16:15

Kasese Khadi Wants Electoral Commission to Intensify Civic Education 1 7

Kirarira argued that as the country nears the election in 2021, it is important that the masses are properly sensitized to understand the legal framework governing elections in the country.
15:55
15:55

New Luweero Khadi Calls for Transparency Among Muslim Leaders accountability 3 1

Sheikh Mulindwa says that Muslims are still lagging behind in development and many projects initiated by Uganda Muslim Supreme Council because they have lost trust in their leaders over lack of accountability.
15:09
15:09

Muslims Warned Against Betting, Indecent Dressing Eid al-Fitr 9 2

The caution comes amid public outcry on the effect of betting on Ugandan youths, who are trapped in the craze of predicting results, especially, for football matches in the English Premier League and Europe, in the hope of winning easy cash.
14:20
14:20

Hundreds Attend Former Prime Minister Apolo Nsibambi's Requiem Service 1

The Requiem Service which was led by the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, Stanley Ntagali was also attended by several Bishops from the Anglican Church and the Orthodox Church.
13:51
13:51

Muslims Should Be Peacemakers-Mufti Ramadhan Mubaje Eid Al Fitr 5 5

Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje told the Muslims that their strength and unity should be achieved and persevered through unity and a peaceful co-existence.
13:03
13:03

Lugazi Residents, Leaders Divided over Dev't of Mayor’s Gardens 5 1

In 2017 the space was fenced off by Sugar Corporations of Uganda Limited-SCOUL a cluster owned by the Mehta group claiming its ownership before restricting public access by seeking a court caveat.
12:45
12:45

Avoid Discos, Booze in Eid Al Fitr Celebrations - Muslims told 3 3

Sheikh Aminu Kiyemba, the Imam of Kalerwe Kibe Zone Mosque and a teacher at Gayaza Islamic School who led the prayers urges Muslims not to go to discotheques, bars and going with unmarried women.
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