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23:44
23:44

Water Shortage Hampers Reopening of Schools in Omoro 3 1

The affected schools include ten Government aided Primary Schools and a privately owned Secondary School. They are Wii-Aceng Primary School in, Loyo Awic Primary School, Lubangaber Primary School, Lakwana Primary School and Graceland Girls' Secondary School.
23:26
23:26

Private Schools Ask Parents to Provide Masks, Handsanitizers for Finalists COVID-19 3

In addition to the usual contentious requirement lists that shcools are known for,finalists returning to their respective schools will have to carry liters of handsanitizers, jik and several two layered facial masks. Some schools have also gone ahead to ask for facial shield and even stipulate the colour of mask that parents are supposed to buy
21:09
21:09

COVID-19: Rubanda District Local government Ask Several Staff to Stay Home 1 3

Rubanda district local government reduces on the district headquarter's staff following the outbreak of Covid-19 at Rubanda district government prison.
20:02
20:02

Passengers Stranded as MV Kalangala Management Observe Strict SOPs 2

The Kalangala District Chairperson Willy Lugoloobi says, number of passengers who use the vessel has increased and many Islanders are left stranded on piers
19:23
19:23

Footballer Beaten To Death For Poor Defending Agoro Subcounty

The suspects reportedly assaulted Churchill Owaci 22, a local football player on Saturday evening following disagreements after their team conceded a goal.
18:52
18:52

5 Moroto Officers Implicated in Prisoners' Escape, Face Prosecution 1 Top story

Corporal Warder Atunu, who was the armoury man removed the guns from strong room because the padlocks had become faulty. CID adds that two iron bars of the main gate had been suspiciously removed and not replaced moved for more than a month. The small and main gates were suspiciously open on the fateful day.
18:28
18:28

Schools Opt for Credit to Purchase Thermometer Guns, Food Capitation Grant 5 1

Pader Acting District Education Officer Francis Olwoch told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that although schools in the district have been able to purchase the requirements especially thermometer guns and handwashing facilities, most obtained them through credit.
18:23
18:23

Pictorial: Floods Cause Havoc in Kanara Sub County Lake Albert

The flood victims comprising mainly mothers and children have taken refuge in schools and churches. Majority of the displaced households have called for resettlement.
18:07
18:07

Amuriat Appoints Biriggwa to Head his Presidential Campaigns 4 3 Top story

Speaking at the weekly FDC press briefing at the party headquarters, Amuriat said Biriggwa is the best suited to manage his campaigns because of his vast experience and passion he exhibited during their joint campaigns in the primaries for the FDC presidential candidate.
18:02
18:02

Police Restores Curfew Check Points Uganda Police Force 3 1

Businesses that have not yet been allowed to operate after easing the lockdown in order to reduce the rapid spread of COVID-19 are to remain unoperational till further notice.
17:51
17:51

Gov't Faces Tough Call to Incorporate Mental Health in COVID-19 Homecare Ministry of Health 4

The checklist includes maintaining social networks, identifying what stresses them and maintaining regular sleep routines. But experts say it’s unrealistic for people in mental distress to monitor themselves, adding that because people’s mental health hasn’t been paid attention to, many of them are sliding back to mental illness.
17:45
17:45

Rampant Drowning, Crime Pushes Police to Establish Detachment on Lake Bunyonyi 1 2

James Apora, the Commandant of Maritime Police told URN on Monday that they received instructions from the Inspector General of Police, Martin Okoth Ochola to prepare and purchase additional boats and conduct refresher training ahead of deployment on lake Bunyonyi in November.
17:24
17:24

Sex Party Organisers were Connected and Armed -Residents 1 4

Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson Patrick Onyango said that they got information about the party and planted informants to monitor and inform the police when the rare and illegal party would start. Towards midnight, he said, police were notified that the sex orgy had started.
17:21
17:21

Umukuka Calls His Purpoted Successor for Talks 2

Wedayila told URN that it is too late for the talks since they tried to dialogue in vain.
16:50
16:50

Three Presidential Aspirants have Submitted Signatures to EC - Bukenya Paul Bukenya

It should be recalled that over 60 people expressed interest in challenging President Museveni for the top job in Uganda by picking nomination forms. However, with only four days left to the deadline of submitting signatures to the Electoral Commission for verification, there is doubt whether all those who picked nomination forms will return them.
16:24
16:24

Justice Mugambe Sues Contractor for Shoddy Work On Her Apartments 1 1 Top story

According to the judge, in March 2019, two ladies marketing the services of Hallmark Construction and Painting Company approached her with a proposal to undertake the finishing works on the apartment and subsequently introduced her to Kayita to discuss their contractual obligations.
16:20
16:20

A Dozen Taxi Brokers Arrested in Kabale Over Covid-19 3 1

Andrew Byamukama, the manager of Kabale Taxi Park says that as a way of reducing congestion in taxi parks, they decided to work with police to ensure that all brokers who have failed to adhere to the presidential directive be arrested and disciplined.
16:04
16:04

Bodaboda Rider Held for Attacking Police Officer in Mbale 2 1

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon region police spokesperson said the suspect a resident of Kambula in Bukiedia district but operating at Nakaloke boda boda stage in Mbale city punched a Police officer.
15:52
15:52

Court to Decide Rwomushana's Fate Next Month 1

Rwomushana, who declared his intention to contest for the presidency in the 2021 elections was arrested in July after he was found driving at Kamwokya during curfew time.
15:36
15:36

Kasese Commissions Foot Cable Bridge on River Lhubiriha 2 3

Sibendere Bigogo Geoffery the kasese District chairperson says the construction of this bridge is a big relief to residents in both sub counties who have been facing enormous challenges-especially in terms of accessing their gardens and markets on both sides.
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