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19:07
19:07

Gulu, Kitgum Top PLE Performance in Acholi 1

Up to 583 candidates obtained first grade out of 5,605 candidates that includes all the Municipal and rural schools across Gulu district whereas Kitgum attained 221 pupils in first grade out 3,605 candidates.
16:46
16:46

City Businessman On the Spot For Constructing on Nakivubo Channel 1 3

Kitandwe is constructing a storied building between St. Balikuddembe Market (Owino) and Ham Shopping grounds. The building has extended to cover part of the channel raising concerns among traders and leaders.
16:09
16:09

Rubirizi RDC Halts Revenue Collection in Open Markets Harriet Nakamya 5 1

Last month, Rubirizi District Council passed a new charge policy aimed at increasing on the local revenue. Traders selling Irish potatoes are supposed to 500 shillings for a basin and 300 shillings for a bunch of matooke.
15:15
15:15

Pictorial: Installation Of Palwo Clan Chief John Peko Lugai II in Pader 8

Lugai was appointed by the Palwo royal council of elders in August last year after the death of his father George William Lugai who was also the first acholi deputy paramount chief.
15:11
15:11

Reduction in Number of Distinctions Attributed to Fake Exams PLE 2019 1 1

According to UNEB, during examinations a number of learners were given fake examination papers that affected their performance. It notes that many candidates wrote on scripts that the papers they sat for were not what they expected
14:55
14:55

Imam Arrested over Alleged Defilement 2

According to Fred Mutesasira, the area Defense Secretary, he has been receiving information that Kafero has been luring young into sex.
14:34
14:34

Christian University Vice Chancellor Says No to Quark Professors kampala university 1 3

Dr Senyonyi who was speaking at the professorial inaugural lecture by Professor Monica Chibita said honorary doctorate degrees are being sought by those seeking clout.
14:20
14:20

Kasese MPs Hit Back at Omusinga Over ICC Petition Robert Centenary 1 3 Top story

MP Centenary maintains that the petition has nothing to do with the King and the Kingdom but rather individuals who lost their lives. He adds that once enough evidence is gathered, there is no one who will stop the proceedings of the case.
13:46
13:46

Kole LCI Chairpersons Demand Allowances for Voter Registration Exercise 2 1

In their letter dated 14th January 2020, addressed to The Regional Office of the Electoral Commission, they note that after completing the exercise, they were paid 50,000 shillings which they rejected. They added that their counterparts from other parishes were paid 100,000 shillings.
13:21
13:21

NUSAF 3 Supplier Demands UGX 192m Payment for Ox-ploughs NUSAF 3 Projects 3

In September, A & O Gene Limited Uganda supplied 160 oxen and 80 ox-ploughs to 20 groups under the Northern Uganda Social Action Fund III (NUSAF3) project in Okidi and Pawel parishes, Attiak Sub County.
12:59
12:59

FDC Embarks on Rejuvenating Party Structures in Luweero Ahead of 2021 Elections 3

Joyce Ssebugwawo the FDC Vice President for Buganda region says that they have directed leaders and supporters in Luweero to fill the vacant posts to ensure continuity of the party. Ssebugwawo says that they have also directed the district leadership to replace leaders who are no longer competent and recruit new members ahead of the general elections.
12:06
12:06

DPP Seeks UGX 6b for Security of Staff, Assets 3

The DPP accounting officer, Vincent Wagona explained that prosecutors, buildings and assets are increasingly facing high-security risks that require the deployment of security equipment, vehicles and personnel."
11:38
11:38

Pictorial: Professor Monica Chibita Delivers Professorial Inaugural Lecture mass communication Top story

Dr Monica B Chibita, one of Uganda's media scholars is now a full professor. On Friday, she delivered her professorial inaugural lecture at a fully packed Nkoyoyo hall at Uganda Christian University where she is the head of the Journalism and Communication Department.
11:14
11:14

Kampala Schools Improve in Performance refugee 1 5

Schools like Kabojja Junior School where parents last year petitioned UNEB citing under marking, had 205 in Division one of which 19 scored aggregates four. In 2018, the school had no candidate with aggregate 4.
10:49
10:49

Entebbe Airport Expansion at 60%-CAA 1 1

The first phase began in 2014 and is expected to end in 2021 while the last phase will end in 2023. The entire project will cost shillings 1.1 trillion.
10:12
10:12

PLE Results: Amudat Continues to Lag Behind in Performance 2

According to the 2019 results, out of 301 who sat for the exams, only two candidates were in Division 1, 147 in Division II. In 2018, the district was among the worst performers in the sub-region with only one candidate in Division 1.
09:49
09:49

Luweero Magistrate Fails to Visit Dusputed Land Sites over Lack of Transport justice delayed 1 2

Samuel Munobe the Luweero Chief Magistrate explains that last year he managed to visit locus in only eight cases and failed to make it in other 30 cases over lack of transport.
09:23
09:23

Three Ugandans Arrested in Rwanda 1 3

Gordon Tugumisirize, Zabulon Komunda and Marvelous Naturinda residents of Bwaya village in Buramba parish were arrested on Thursday while in Kivuye market in Burera District, Northern Province.
08:56
08:56

Soroti, Kumi Top PLE Performance in Teso PLE 2019 results 1

The PLE results released on Friday show Soroti had 344 candidates in Division one, representing followed by Kumi with 270 candidates. Bukedea district was third with 159 candidates in first grade while Ngora district with 3.2% children in first grade.
08:48
08:48

UCU Canons Defeat City Oilers NBL 1

Uganda Christian University (UCU) Canons on Wednesday night defeated City Oilers 78-73 in game six of the National Basketball League finals to force a decider game 7.
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