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20:26
20:26

URA FC Overcome Mbarara City to Extend Their Lead on the Table 2 2 Top story

URA Captain Shafick Kagimu sealed the victory in the 61st minute of the game to grant the tax collectors a well-deserved victory against Mbarara City.
20:06
20:06

Pregnant Woman, 2-Year-Old Boy in Manafwa Die as House Collapses

According to residents, Akol and her son were sleeping in their house when the rain pounded the district on Monday evening. Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says the deceased’s bodies are lying at Mbale City Mortuary pending postmortem.
19:44
19:44

UPDF holds Busoga United to Goalless Draw match 2 1 Top story

The UPDF FC head coach, Kefa Kisala said that some players who declined to play as substitutes tactically disorganized his team. He, however, said that he was contented with the day’s results.
19:35
19:35

Lukwago Lashes at Contractors Delaying on Projects 5 1

Lukwago first wondered why contractors handling major road works in Kampala were not in attendance before lashing at them for delaying projects and missing meetings with the city leadership to discuss the delays.
19:12
19:12

Court Orders Gov't to Produce Detained American National 1

In their application, the applicants demanded that the government produces their client in court dead or alive and show cause why they have violated his right to liberty. Tusiime argued that security personnel invaded their home in Fort Portal City at around 2:00 am on March 21, 2021, and forcefully whisked her husband to Kampala.
17:18
17:18

15 Suspects Remanded on Treason Charges gulu central prison

Col. George Nambafu, the Chairman Fourth Division Court Martial then remanded the suspects to Gulu Central Prison till May 10th when the hearing will start. This according to Nambafu is to give ample time for the prosecution to conclude their investigations.
17:17
17:17

Unidentified Youths Drop Petrol Bombs, Leaflets in Jinja City police spokesperson 1 2 Top story

Nuru Mubeezi, a trader along Main Street says that they alerted police after hearing a big blast from the sack. “We saw the burning sack being dropped in the middle of the road and most of us were thinking that its’ the usual garbage protests within the city. However, about 20 minutes later, the sack kept on releasing big blasts, prompting us to alert police,” she said.
17:10
17:10

Assault Victims Unhappy over Slow Pace of Court Case Florida Hotel 2 1

Lillian Nabaggala Maximillian aged 30 and Shamsa Kayoya, 25, all residents of Kampala were allegedly assaulted on the night of December 28th, 2020 at KSP Hotel located along Queen's Avenue in Gulu City.
17:10
17:10

Health Ministry Optimistic on Maternal Health Survey Results Ministry of Health 2 1

Dr. Joyce Moriku, the minister for primary health care, says that despite the challenges, the government has invested effort to see that there is significant improvement which makes her optimistic.
16:54
16:54

PM Rugunda Ordered to Explain Security Brutality Against Journalists updf 3 1

Parliament has also directed Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda to give a statement on the continued attacks on journalists by security officers in the country.
16:39
16:39

CID Slaps Another Murder Charge on two Killers of Special Hire Driver CID Kampala 1 1

The CID spokesperson Charles Twine identified the two suspects as Simon Lutasingwa and Patrick Sonko who were arrested last week on Friday on allegations of murdering and aggravated robbery of one Ahimbisibwe James special hire driver.
16:38
16:38

Two UWA Rangers Jailed over Murder of Truck Driver

Vincent Opiyo was shot dead from Layima Junction, Apaa Trading Center in Adjumani District on November 13th 2020 during a scuffle between him and a joint team of UPDF and UWA rangers.
16:29
16:29

Police Destroys Over 600 Bags of Charcoal in Agago Agago district 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the bags of charcoal were impounded and burnt down from Rugu –rugu Village, Adilang Sub –County in Agago district.
16:26
16:26

Former Chilies Employee Arrested Over Manager's Death 1 1 Top story

Mugga’s lifeless body was found lying in a pool of blood in the restaurant. Neighbours could not tell who had killed Mugga since they did not find anyone at the crime scene.
16:13
16:13

Gov't Not Bothered About Banks Refusing to Finance EACOP 1 1

Several banks in France, where the lead investor in the project, Total, is based, have stated that they will not be part of the arrangements to finance the pipeline that will run from Western Uganda to Tanzania’s Tanga Port.
16:09
16:09

Parliament Demands Update on Status of UPDF In Somalia following Clashes 1 2

Rising on a matter of national importance on Tuesday afternoon, Obongi County Member of Parliament, Hassan Kaps Fungaroo wondered on which side the Ugandan forces belong.
15:56
15:56

NFA Fetches UGX 12 Million From Impounded Charcoal 1

Haruna Busobozi, the NFA Sector Manager for West Acholi, which comprises Gulu, Omoro, Nwoya and Amuru districts told URN on Tuesday that the charcoal bags were impounded between January and March this year.
15:50
15:50

Suspected Black Quarter Disease Leaves 25 Cows Dead in Kitgum 2

The outbreak was reported in the villages of Boroboro, Lapana, Oryang, Nyapea and Layika in Pugoda parish in Namukora Sub County.
15:41
15:41

Stop Diverting us From Budget Issues with Your Poster Claims, UYD to UPDF swearing in 1 1

UYD has dismissed the claims by the army concerning the posters, demanding for a detailed report saying that the army should stop diverting Ugandans from the major issues like the discussed budget and issues around the crude oil pipeline construction due to start.
15:39
15:39

Superstitious Beliefs, Irresponsible Parenting Blamed For Persistent Defilement In Masaka 4 1

Shifa Kateregga, the Executive Director of Human Rights Defenders Masaka-HURIDEM, a civil society dealing in the protection of gender-based rights in the sub-region blame the trend on illogical myths among communities as well as mothers who have abdicated their parenting responsibilities to male relatives creating room for the abuse of their children by lustful men.
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