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21:19
21:19

Uganda Renews MTN License mtn uganda

The telecom company said in a tweet on Saturday that "MTN Uganda and the Commission will conclude the signature of the License Agreement within the coming days"
20:54
20:54

Health Ministry Wrongly Announced Arrival of 300 Ugandans lockdown 1 1

Both officials from the Ministry of Health and the Civil Aviation Authority confirmed that no flights are coming in to bring a large number of Ugandans.
17:41
17:41

16-Year-Old Boy Commits Suicide in Mukono 2 3

According to Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango, the boy either out of anger or shame locked himself in a pit latrine and committed suicide using a sisal rope.
17:25
17:25

Lukwago Asks Sarah Kanyike to Reject KCCA Job 3

Lukwago says that she has given Kanyike until Tuesday to decide whether she will take over the new position or remain deputy Mayor.
17:10
17:10

Mpigi District Bans Road Side Food Vending Markets 2

The district authorities argue that it would be hard for the vendors to maintain proper hygiene yet they serve a huge number of people.
16:43
16:43

URA Struggles to Curb Smuggling at Porous Border Points in Busia 5

James Malinzi, the URA Eastern Region Manager says that they have increased surveillance and enforcement specifically on consolidated centers, both at transit and porous routes to ensure that the practice is minimized.
16:42
16:42

Teacher in Kaliro Arrested for Conducting Lessons During Lockdown police station

Mulindwa alongside his two colleagues who fled after noticing police officers were on Saturday afternoon conducting lessons in different classrooms contrary to the presidential directive on the closure of all learning institutions.
16:34
16:34

Uganda’s COVID-19 Infections Enter Stage Three COVID-19 Pandemic 2

Stage three is deemed the most deadly stage by experts with cases reported everywhere with no trace of how exactly they could have gotten infected with.
16:03
16:03

Bunyangabu Residents Decry Poor State of Roads Bunyangabu District 1 4

Scovia Masika, a resident of Katebwa Sub County, says that during the rainy season, they find it hard to access health care services due to the poor state of the road that connects to Kisomoro Health Centre III. The road is characterized by potholes, gullies, and slipperiness which makes it hard for motorists to use.
15:57
15:57

Kalungu Production Officer Tasked to Explain Mismanagement of Agriculture Development Project 1

Caleb Tukaikiriza, the Kalungu District Resident Commissioner has given Kiyemba up to Wednesday next week to provide the project’s performance report, following reports of anomalies in the project implementation.
15:45
15:45

Police Officer Who Illegally Auctioned Vehicle Files Notice of Appeal 1

On Wednesday, High Court Judge Lydia Mugambe ordered Muleterwa to pay 50 million shillings of the 282 million shillings that had been slapped on government for auctioning a car that had been reported missing to police in 2008.
15:29
15:29

Kitgum Health Officer Under Fire for Poor Management Of Covid-19 Vehicles 3

Dr Olwedo took charge of coordinating about 11 vehicles belonging to the district local government as directives issued by the President in March.
15:17
15:17

Mayuge Residents Decry Security Laxity Along Lake Victoria country 3

The residents note that their counterparts across the islands of Serinya B, Bumba, Kazi and Sagitu who purchase food from different landing sites have continued with their daily movements to the neighbouring countries of Kenya and Tanzania yet there are security forces mandated to enforce the presidential directives.
14:44
14:44

High Court Upholds Suspension of Lawyer From Practice 1

A panel of three High Court Judges also suspended Nangumya from practice for sixteen months with effect from the date of the judgment.
14:20
14:20

Eight New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed Ministry of Health

This brings the number of cases confirmed in Uganda to 694 as of today. Four of the cases were truck drivers from Elegu and one from Mutukula. Two cases were contacts and alerts from Kyotera and one from Arua.
14:04
14:04

Influx of Non-IDPs in Camps Frustrate Relief Food Distribution 2

The leaders note that the growing number of non-IDPs has greatly frustrated efforts to extend relief to genuine flood victims.
13:40
13:40

Soroti Hospital Gets Space for COVID-19 Patients Dr. Wilson Etolu 1 1

According to Dr. Etolu, the hospital is preparing psychiatric ward for treatment and management of COVID-19 patients since the current TB Ward, which was turned into Isolation Unit and treatment center is filled up. The current unit has a capacity of only 12 patients.
13:04
13:04

Omoro Councillors Refuse to Approve Budget Koro Sub-County 5

The councillors were also angry over lack of accountability report for 170 million shillings funding for the defunct nodding syndrome centre in the District which was allegedly mismanaged by some district officials.
12:48
12:48

Leaders in Zombo Concerned About Appalling State of Congolese Asylum Seekers Zombo District.

Local leaders have revealed that the immigrants are stranded without necessities like water; food, shelter, clothing including health and sanitation facilities forcing them to raid crops gardens for the host community.
Jun 2020 30 results