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22:23
22:23

Prosecutors Plead With Judge to Complete Kanyamunyu Trial Caleb Alaka 1 Top story

Justice Mubiru, who started his criminal session last month, is supposed to close it this Friday and adjourn the matters he hasn’t been unable to conclude to the next convenient session that isn’t scheduled.
21:58
21:58

Kadaga, MPs Disagree on Minister's Statement on New Curriculum 7 1 Top story

Mrs Museveni explained that following consultations with Cabinet, the Education Ministry was guided not to halt the rollout because it was too late to change the plan. She also said it was Cabinet’s view to continue discussing the curriculum with Parliament until an agreement is reached.
21:32
21:32

Probe Implicates Four Kyambogo University Staff in Transcripts Scam 1 Top story

An Adhoc committee set up by the university in 2018 to investigate the fraud has recommended disciplinary action against the officers who allegedly mismanagement the procurement process that led to the direct loss of Shillings 128.5million.
21:12
21:12

Gen. Muntu: I Don't Expect Free and Fair Polls 1 2 Top story

Alliance for National Transformation national coordinator General Mugisha Muntu, has expressed no confidence in government organizing a free and fair election.
20:45
20:45

Land Reform Policies Could Eradicate Poverty in Africa Say Researchers Land grabbing, 1 2 Top story

studies show that good land governance can eradicate land grabbing, encourage agriculture, and increase food security—transforming development prospects.
20:35
20:35

Ministry Defends Self on Isolating People Returning from China in Their Homes Ministry of Health 3

Dr. Atwiine explains that it’s too costly for government to keep watch of all the people who have returned from the affected countries that is why they have decided to monitor them from their homes and alerted government health facilities close to them to be keen on any symptoms that may arise.
20:04
20:04

No Coverage for Museveni, Kagame Meeting-Security 2 1 Top story

A top security officer from SFC who declined to be named told our reporter that apart from security officials and invited delegates, no any other person including journalists are authorized to step in the border town.
19:47
19:47

Desert Locusts Enter Bulambuli, Bukedea Districts 1

According to officials, big swarms of locusts yesterday invaded Seseti village on Ngenge hills in Ngenge Sub County at about 4:00pm before relocating to Kacharasi and Hatari at the border of Bunambutye, Bwikhonge and Nabongo Sub Counties in Bulambuli district.
19:08
19:08

Crime Intelligence Tasked to Find Sponsor of Parliament Protest 1 2 Top story

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, says the Crime Intelligence Unit has been tasked to find the sponsors of the protest.
18:54
18:54

Search Team Recommends Five Unopposed for Appointment as College Heads Makerere University 1 Top story

According to the report, the search committee arrived at the candidates after a series of activities that included shortlisting, assessing candidates’ documents, review of Human Resource record, candidates’ profiles and face-to-face interviews as well as public presentations.
18:36
18:36

Kyazanga Health Centre IV Stuck with Dilapidated Buildings 1 3 Top story

Mark Turyeijuka, the Kyazanga Town Council LC V Councilor and Lwengo District Works Committee Chairperson, confirms the sorry state of the health center, which he has taken a toll on the morale of health workers and turned away residents.
18:28
18:28

Speaker Kadaga Assures MPs of Guaranteed Security red top brigade 1 3

The Speaker of Parliament has assured Members of Parliament that their security is guaranteed even after two men attacked Parliament on Wednesday afternoon.
18:11
18:11

Opposition Constitutional Amendment Proposals Restrictive, Discriminatory – Electoral Commission Wilfred Niwagaba 1 Top story

Byabakama argues that not all EC officials may qualify to be judges so as to be subjected to the Judicial Service Commission. He says the current method of appointment and the attendant parliamentary vetting process remains a better option.
17:41
17:41

MPs Decry Long Campaign Period 2021 elections 3 7 Top story

However, MPs notes that the campaign periods are too long and will have financial implications on candidates. They want the election road map reviewed to cut down on the campaign period especially for local government and parliamentary candidates.
17:31
17:31

Mulago Handling Referrals from Kawempe, Kiruddu Only Ministry of Health 1

The hospital Principal Administrator David Nuwamanya told Uganda Radio Network this morning that they resolved to first handle the old cases that have been referred to the facilities that had filled the gap when they closed for renovation.
17:22
17:22

Justice Nambayo Takes Over Kyarenga Case 2 1

Initially, the matter was before Justice Lydia Mugambe who was moved from the High Court Civil Division to the Criminal Division in the last transfer of judicial officers. Justice Esther Nambayo has now set April 1, 2020 to deliver her ruling after going through the case files.
17:17
17:17

US Investigators Train Uganda Police Officers on Probing Trafficking 4 3

Led by Dave Rogers, who is also director Law Enforcement Operations, at Human Trafficking Institute, Uganda police officers will be armed with expertise on unearthing trafficking techniques such as falsification of documents, fronting names of powerful individuals including security officials and recruitment methods.
17:06
17:06

West Nile Business Community Threatens to Petition Museveni Over Irregular Power Supply power outages 3 3

For the last two weeks, power consumers in West Nile have suffered regular power outages with reports of several of their electric machines blown while Super market operators and dealers in perishable goods having them go bad due to lack of electricity to run freezers.
17:03
17:03

Kumi Christians Protest Cancellation of Rev. Okunya’s Election Kumi Diocese 2 4 Top story

Moses Acou, one of the Christians at St. Stephen CoU in Kumi town, says the church has allowed outsiders to control them. Acou is bitter that after exciting Christians with the announcement of the new bishop, the House of Bishops decided to betray them because of influence from a few selfish individuals.
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