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19:14
19:14

Body of Kyotera Man Believed to Have Been Killed by his Brothers to be Exhumed 1

His two brothers Steven Katunkane, 35, and Moses Kakakumu 29, reportedly waylaid him in the bush where he had gone to check on his cows, and killed him.
19:08
19:08

Pineapple Vendors in Kampala in Brisk Business 3 1

It is common to see vendors pushing wheelbarrows selling pineapples or some of the vendors carrying them in big numbers.
18:57
18:57

Gov't Designates Hepatitis B Treatment Centers as it Embarks on New Testing Drive Ministry of Health

According to guidelines issued on Friday, those that test positive in Central Division will be treated at Kisenyi Health Center IV and Makerere University Hospital, Rubaga division residents will go to Kawala and Kitebi Health Center IIIs whereas those from Makindye Division will seek care at Kisugu HC III and Kiruddu National Referral hospitals.
18:51
18:51

Minister Nakiwala Orders for Report on State of Mothers and Children of Rwenzoruru Clash Prisoners children homes 1 4

The minister who is in the district to assess conditions of children homes said her ministry is interested in getting a status report on these groups so that they can be helped to rebuild their lives.
18:48
18:48

Vipers Beats Police FC to Top UPL Table 1

Vipers win puts them on the top of Star Times Uganda Premier table with eighteen points while Police FC has 16 points.
18:36
18:36

Jinja Shooting Victim Succumbs to Bullet Wounds murder 3 1

Balikowa’s brother, Jamil Ediluma said that doctors had recommended for Balikowa’s referral to Mulago National Referral Hospital for further management, but died before he was transferred.
18:36
18:36

Suddened Death of District Female Councilor Shocks Abim 1

According to the district speaker Denis Debekas, the council will convene tomorrow to pay tribute to the former female councilor for the excellent work she had done during her tenure in office.
18:23
18:23

Supreme Court Blocks Kyagulanyi's New Evidence 2 1 Top story

However, Medard Lubega Sseggona, the lead counsel for Kyagulanyi said that the actions of the state like arresting of their party supporters, bribing of their witnesses and a siege at their office at Kamwokya had hindered them from filing in the agreed time.
18:08
18:08

Flying Squad Team Sent to Hunt Motorcycle, Car Robbers in the West 1 1

All these, according to police source, have been ordered by director of police Operations Service, AIGP Edward Ochom, because of continuously cases of attacks on drivers, riders and business persons. Ochom said their intelligence reports indicated that riders were being attacked as early as 7pm.
17:52
17:52

PAC Queries Unspent UGX 5Bn Pension Cash in Education Ministry Pensions 1 3

Legislators on the committee expressed concern over unspent funds meant for pensions in the Education Ministry totaling to Shillings 5.8bn which were swept back to the consolidated fund. The committee chairperson Nandala Mafabi raised a suspicion that the funds could have been budgeted for 'ghost' beneficiaries.
17:49
17:49

Student Leaders Call for Revival of Activism in Universities Makerere University 4

Moses Byamugisha, the Guild President at the Law Development Center (LDC) told journalists on Friday that the government has rendered activism meaningless to the extent that there’s a general belief among students that for one to be heard they have to be violent.
17:34
17:34

Bulucheke Outgoing Student Leaders Hand over Power to Teachers 2 1

Leaders like Victory Kakala the head boy, Faith Wetsetse the head girl, Beatrice Katisi the Speaker and Ben Wakwale the UNSA Chairperson among others said they were supposed to have retained power until they elect new leadership in the school, but because they have to proceed to the next level, that it was thought wise for them hand over power and prepare for other things since nobody is born with power".
17:19
17:19

Why Desired Economic Growth Will be Hard to Achieve 3 1

Apart from the local industries that remain operating under capacity, exporters are worried that the export markets are becoming harder to sell to, with some especially in Europe, reintroducing lockdowns amidst surges in new covid-19 cases.
17:12
17:12

Man Jailed Four Years over Theft Days after Leaving Prison 1

State Prosecutor Gertrude Nyipir told the court that on 6 February 2021, Ouma and others still at large broke into a house in Apollo grounds in Kitgum Municipality belonging to Stephen Patrick Lokoya at about 8 pm.
16:46
16:46

Former Ntungamo CAO, Two Others Granted Bail

The prosecution alleges that between June and December 2019, Nakityo, now CAO for Buliisa and Andrew Byaruhanga, the Chief Finance Officer of Ntungamo and Julius Ashaba, the Information Technology officer at Ntungamo Municipality through their positions embezzled the money meant for staff salaries and wages.
16:27
16:27

Two Wine Factories Closed Over Filth in Kabale 4 3

At JK Pineapple Wine factory, authorities found about 15 workers operating in filthy rooms, washing already used empty Heineken Lager beer bottles to pack wine, and adding to wine additives with labelling in Arabic language which they could not read. Silva Byamukama, the manager JK pineapple factory asked for forgiveness and admitted that they measure everything including the temperature of the products being manufactured, using their eyes.
16:27
16:27

Motorists Demand for Guard Rails at Apaa Bridge 1 1

The Apaa Bridge connects major roads that link Pabbo Sub-County to River Nile landing site; Puno-Dyang, Acholiber, Amuru Town Council, Layima, Pailyec in Amuru and neighboring Opuwa and Itirikwa Sub-Counties in Adjumani.
16:08
16:08

Two Family Members Hacked to Death in Kagadi assailants 1

The incident happened at around 8: 30 p.m. on Thursday when the attackers hacked the two relatives with machetes on the head, chest and face. They also left a seven-year-old, Enock Asaba critically injured.
16:03
16:03

Don't Allow Kyagulanyi to File More Evidence -Museveni, AG, EC Lawyers 1 Top story

Last week, Kyagulanyi was supposed to file his affidavit evidence before February 14, however he was only able to file 50 affidavits in the agreed time. When he returned on February 15 to file another more than 150 affidavits, the Supreme Court registry declined to receive them arguing that they were filed out of time. He then filed an application seeking leave of court to submit them.
15:54
15:54

Eleven Cricketers from Soroti Summoned to Join National Team 1 1

The team is preparing for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers in Botswana, September this year as they aim to qualify for the global qualifiers.
Feb 2021 45 results