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17:09
17:09

UNRA Starts Repairs of Docking Piers 5 2

Allan Ssempebwa Kyobe, the UNRA Spokesperson says that the works will be completed at the end of August. “The landing sites were low lying that is why they got submerged and now we need to pile more stones and other materials to raise the docking areas,” Ssempebwa says.
16:54
16:54

Body of Kitgum Nurse Still Missing River Pager 2 1

Robert Mutegeki Akiiki 24 is believed to have died after being swept by fast-flowing waters as he attempted to cross the river to tend to his garden in Nyanza ward in Pager Division
15:52
15:52

160 Motorcycles Impounded in Gulu for Violating COVID-19 Rules 1 3

Emmanuel Mafundo, the Gulu District Police Commander says that police have commenced issuance of Express Penalty Scheme receipts as a punitive measure to stop the vice.
15:27
15:27

Amuru COVID-19 Task Force Concerned About Mairungi Trade Among Security Personnel 1 2

Geoffrey Oceng, the Amuru District Covid-19 Task Force Chairperson says that Mairungi is being illegally transported by long-distance cargo truck drivers who supply consumers who include security personnel in Elegu while retail dealers use the porous border points to sneak the substance into South Sudan.
14:14
14:14

120 Ugandan Humanitarian Workers Return From DRC, Ethiopia

The Ugandans include the staff of the United Nations and its agencies and other non-governmental organizations in Africa.
13:58
13:58

Delay to Dispose Off Election Petitions Attributed to Shortage of Judges Jameson Karemani 3 1

There are seven election appeal petitions whose judgements are yet to be delivered out of the 126 that were filed in 2016.
13:05
13:05

Uganda's COVID-19 Cases Rise to 1,025 MOH

The cases were from 2,292 samples that were tested yesterday. Seven were from truck drivers that were picked different points of entry- Malaba, Mirama Hills and Elegu.
12:46
12:46

Activist Petitions Constitutional Court Over NSSF Monopoly NSSF Fund 1

The petition notes “imposing compulsory registration eligibility, contribution, and restrictions on employers and employees violates rights of contributors and members to free, open and democratic society…”
12:20
12:20

Ministry of Health Lifts Ban on Public Transport in Arua arua district 2 4

The State Minister for Health Robinah Nabbanja, said that movement of buses, taxis and other forms of public transport except Boda Bodas, should resume operations.
11:18
11:18

NOTU Opposes Planned Demonstration Against NSSF 3 2

A concerned citizen Gideon Tugume wrote a letter to NSSF MD, Richard Byarugaba on July 9th, saying members will demonstrate at the NSSF branches across the country until each member is given a bailout of shillings 5 million to survive during the Covid-19 pandemic
11:01
11:01

Eastern Uganda Districts Lacking Ambulance Services 4

Jonathan Wangis, the Mbale district Health Officer says that the absence of ambulances at both the regional hospital and the district health Center IVs has grappled emergency health services in the region.
09:29
09:29

Gov't to Deliver Second Phase of Study Materials education 2 1

Muyingo said that the government is determined to ensure that learners continue with studies because the ministry is not sure when schools will re-open.
08:43
08:43

Police Disperse Supporters of Arua Central Division MP Aspirant Jackson Atima Lee 1 3

The more than 50 supporters who were carrying posters of Atima and President Museveni were intercepted by police as they approached near the Central Police Station.
08:21
08:21

Suspected Rwandan Security Personnel Kidnap Ugandan in Kabale 4 1 Top story

Levy Byomuhangi, a resident of Rugarama village in Nyinamuronzi ward, Katuna was arrested by gunmen dressed in Rwandan army uniform at Mushenyi village, Karuhanga parish, Rubaya Sub County, about 20 metres away from Uganda-Rwanda border.
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