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19:21
19:21

Police Probes Death of DRC National in Panyimur 1 2

The deceased only identified as Odii in his 40’s was found lying unconscious at the road junction between Panyimur and Parombo in the night of Wednesday after he was reportedly beaten by a mob for reasons yet to be known.
19:10
19:10

Nabbanja, Kafuuzi Cabinet Approval Delayed over Qualifications, Experience Robinah Nabbanja 1 1 Top story

URN has learnt that two of the nominees; Robinah Nabbanja, the designate Minister of State for Health and Jackson Kafuuzi-the designate Deputy Attorney General had their approval deferred to allow further consultations on their qualifications.
18:16
18:16

Proposed Murchison Falls Dam Presents Major Hurdle for Anywar Mama Mabira 1 4

Anywar, the designate minister of state for environment, made the remarks moments after interfacing with the appointments committee of parliament which was vetting new members appointed into cabinet by president Yoweri Museveni last month.
17:06
17:06

2,500 Miss Out on UPDF Recruitment in Ankole Region Population 2 2

Out of the over 2,000 applicants who turned up from Mbarara, only 120 were selected while Mitooma, Buhweju, Bushenyi, Rubirizi and Shema had 700 applicants but were given only 69 slots.
16:26
16:26

Pictorial: Vetting of New Ministers Parliament

Raphael Magyezi, the Igara East MP who was appointed Minister of Local Government was the first to appear before the committee followed by Judith Nabakooba, the Mityana Woman MP and former Police Spokesperson who was appointed Minister for Information, Communication and Technology (ICT).
16:16
16:16

Two Finance Trust Bank Loan Officers Abducted in DRC 1 1

According to a security guard who spoke to URN anonymously today, Acidri drove to the bank and walked out with the two loan officers, before driving them away in his car. The action did not appear suspicious until later in the evening when the two called to tell their manager that they had been detained at a place called Aruu, in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
14:36
14:36

Cost of Houses Increases in Rubaga, Kawempe Divisions 2 1

In its latest residential property index release, the statistics agency said that property prices in these areas grew by 5 per cent in 2019 compared to a decline of 0.6 per cent in 2018. This is an indicator of the huge appetite for properties in these areas.
14:27
14:27

Lands Ministry Temporarily Closes Wakiso Zonal Land Office 1 3

State Minister for Lands, Persis Namuganza says that the closure will allow technical teams to successfully update the Land Information System at Wakiso Ministry Zonal Office, between January 4 and January 21, 2020. The process which will affect over 394,000 land transactions.
13:54
13:54

On Duty All-Year-Round; The Agony of Having a No-Holiday Job 2 4

Currently deployed at Kawempe National Referral Hospital, Dr Luswata says they treat the sick, and sickness doesn't know public holidays.
13:43
13:43

Makerere Council Clears Students to Graduate university 1

The two were among the 400 students who had been implicated in falsifying their results in the university’s online results management system, by the Adhoc Examinations Irregularities and malpractice committee.
11:31
11:31

Sanlam Sues Travel Agency for Failing to Clear Insurance Premium 1

Sanlam provided comprehensive insurance for the Travel company's motor vehicles between 2017 and 2019, they. But the company allegedly failed to make all payments due for the service offered, leaving an outstanding bill of 55.5 million Shillings.
11:19
11:19

Child Mothers Overwhelm Arua Hospital 1 2

Sr. Lilly Awili, the in- charge Maternity Ward at Arua regional referral hospital said over 60 percent of deliveries carried at the facility on a monthly basis are cases of girls below 20 years.
10:58
10:58

Kinkiizi Diocese Priest Suspended for Flouting Church Norms 3 Top story

Tibesigwa’s suspension letter dated December 26, 2019, was issued on Thursday evening after a long meeting with diocesan officials led by Kinkiizi Diocese Bishop Dan Zoreka. The letter was signed by Rev. Canon Kenneth Kanyankore.
10:03
10:03

Makerere University to Get UGX 150m for Beautification 1

Prime Media Network limited signed a contract with Makerere University for beautification and maintenance of selected areas at the main campus.
09:19
09:19

Three Arrested For Possessing Crested Cranes 1

They were arrested on Thursday afternoon while taking the Crested Cranes to Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
07:53
07:53

Masaka Municipality to Review Structural Plan 3 1

The new structural plan according to John Bahengana, the Municipality Town clerk aims at guiding development in the proposed city.
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