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21:46
21:46

KCCA to Extend Lights to Slums Harriet Mulondo 4

According to Mulondo, as soon as the study is completed, they will seek funding from the French government to light-up areas in Kampala that have been identified as dark spots used by criminals to commit crime.
21:28
21:28

Don't Accept Money With Features Not Put by Bank of Uganda--Public told Bobi Wine

In a statement issued on Tuesday, the BoU Governor, Emmanuel Mutebile said: "The public is advised to accept only those notes that bear features as designed by Bank of Uganda."
21:24
21:24

LDU Kills Colleague in City Operations

According to Katamba, the LDUs had gone to effect an arrest at Kiseka market around 7:30pm but a disagreement broke out prompting them to open fire at each other. He says one of the LDUs died on sport while another was rushed to Mulago National Referral Hospital in critical condition.
20:58
20:58

Gov't Gets Extra Two Months To Conclude Consultations On Administration of Judiciary Bill 1 5 Top story

Oulanyah made the decision after Deputy Attorney General, Mwesigwa Rukutana asked for additional two months to conclude consultations on a few "sticky issues" in the Bill.
20:40
20:40

Gov’t, UCC Sued for Failure to Protect Children from Unhealthy Food Advertisement NCDs in Uganda 1 1 Top story

David Kabanda from Dalumba Advocates, which is representing CEFROHT, says manufacturing and advertising firms are playing on the ignorance of children to make profits, which may leave the children unhealthy.
20:19
20:19

Four Suspected Robbers Shot Dead in Mutundwe Local Defense Unit

A short message from Police shows that security received information about a planned robbery in Kabowa near Kampala University on Tuesday afternoon. According to police, security operatives tried to intercept the suspects who were driving in Toyota Wish registration number UBE 808F and Caldina UAN 368H in vain.
20:01
20:01

Acholi Province is Fufa Drum Champions Bukedi Province 1 Top story

Acholi province netted five goals against 3 managed by Bukedi in the penalty shootout. Tito Okello, Alfred Onek, Richardson Asaba, Moses Okot and Oola scored for the home side while Disan Galiwango, Frank Kalanda and David “Colgate” Owori netted for Bukedi province.
19:42
19:42

Pictorial: EU Ambassadors Tour Tororo Solar Plant, Malaba One Stop Border Post Top story

On Tuesday, the team met human rights activists at Mt. Elgon Hotel in Mbale before moving out to visit the Tororo Solar Power Plant that was launched in 2017. However, the envoys learnt that the prevailing rainy weather has affected the production capacity of the plant currently producing less than 4 megawatts a day instead of 10MW.
19:32
19:32

Lawyer Seeks Interim Injunction Against EC Over Exclusion of Prisoners, Ugandans in Diaspora Steven Kalali 1 Top story

Section 19 of the Electoral Commission Act states that any person who is a citizen of Uganda and is above 18 years shall apply to be registered as a voter in a parish or where he or she resides in as far as the Constitution is concerned. The law is silent on Ugandans in the diaspora and those in prison
19:15
19:15

Oulanyah Rejects Select Committee on Labour Monitoring Fund Parliament 2

According to Mwine Mpaka money amounting up to 600 million shillings has been ending up on a bank account of Yassin Abdulaziz Musoke a labour officer based in Uganda’s Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia instead of the consolidated fund.
18:55
18:55

One Dead, 20 Admitted Over Suspected Food Poisoning in Budaka 3

Famba Balam, the father to the deceased who was also admitted said his son and his younger brother brought cooked rice from a function they had attended in Kakolo sub county.
18:38
18:38

Police Arrest Sim Card Conmen 2

Moses Kigozi and his accomplice have been on police hunt for fleecing millions of money from unsuspecting individuals disguising as workers of telecom companies.
18:23
18:23

Humanitarian Aid to Uganda Increased by UGX 700 Billion in Two Years 2 1

The assessment released by Oxfam’s humanitarian policy advisor, Anita Kattakuzhy, in Kampala on Tuesday shows that United Nations and other International organisation have injected huge amounts of money into Uganda to cater for disasters particularly swelling numbers of refugees.
18:12
18:12

Three Police Officers Arrested Over Nakasongola Attacks Umar Ssenyonga 1 1 Top story

Mugenyi explains that during the attack the Policemen were away from the Post leaving it empty something which is unacceptable.
17:56
17:56

Man Jailed 45 Years For Murder of Cyclist Boda Boda 2

Okello was on Monday convicted by Lt General Andrew Gutti for murdering a Boda Boda cyclist Wallace Makumbi by stabbing him on December, 1st 2018 in Bwoyegerere Kirinya Zone in Wakiso District.
17:26
17:26

Disciplinary Committee Orders Reinstatement of Suspended Mak Female Activist Makerere University 1 Top story

According to the charge sheet, the university accuses Saasiraabo of registration number 17/U/9897/EVE of circulating inflammatory messages on social media calling for defiance and disruption of university activities contrary to students’ regulations.
17:21
17:21

EC Extends Deadline For Update of National Voters Register 2

Addressing the press Tuesday afternoon, the EC Chairman Simon Byabakama said the processes had been extended for five more days, starting from Thursday 12th and ending Monday 6th December 2019 and warned there will be no further extension after this.
17:19
17:19

Need to End Child Marriages Dominates Discussions at EU Envoys Retreat human rights 1 5

The envoys are in the region as part of their 4-day retreat, which aims to track progress on infrastructural and socio-economic projects that are funded by the European Union and member states. The retreat started on Monday at Mt. Elgon Hotel, Mbale.
16:55
16:55

World Bank Advises Uganda to Invest in Early Childhood Education World Bank Uganda 4 1

According to Research conducted by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation –UNESCO, Early childhood education fosters cognitive skills along with attentiveness, motivation, self-control and sociability, a combination of character skills that build a solid and broad foundation for lifelong learning and wellbeing.
16:40
16:40

Former LRA Abductees Use Stories to Seek Justice For Women LRA, 1 4

Amony who has since published a book titled “I am Evelyn Amony” says its important for victims of the LRA war in the region to share their story to find healing and encouraged fellow women to write their own stories.
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