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18:14
18:14

Kapedo Health Centre III Closed after Two Suspected Covid-19 Deaths

Samuel Mpimbaza Hashaka the resident district Commissioner who also doubles as the chairman district task force on Covid 19 for Karenga district ordered for the closure of the facility.
18:03
18:03

UPDF Commissions Sacco Branch in Mubende Rehabilitation Centre 4

The extension of the cash branch is intended to bring services closer to the soldiers and relieve them of the burden of struggling to access financial services from commercial banks.
17:34
17:34

Makindye Woman Stabs Husband to Death in Domestic Brawl 1 1

Police preliminary findings have indicated that the trouble was started by the deceased who was drunk, allegedly tried to forcefully have sex with the suspect which she declined prompting a fight.
17:04
17:04

Kampala Archdiocese Extends Relief Packages to The Elderly 2

We therefore, urge everyone to use this celebration and send something to their grandparents. However little it may be, those old men and women will receive it with a warm heart.” -Kampala Archdiocesan Chancellor Rev. Fr. Dr. Pius Male
16:53
16:53

Russian Company Awarded Vehicle Digital Tracking System Contract is Facing Bankruptcy Litigation 1

Ministry of Works Permanent Secretary Bageya Waiswa told URN in a phone interview that information about the company facing bankruptcy litigation in Russia is news to him.
14:15
14:15

Poor Performance in UPE Schools Blamed on Loans, Alcohol 3 1

Salim Komakech, the Kwania Resident District Commissioner blames poor performance in the recently concluded PLE to multiple loans and drunkenness by teachers in the district.
14:05
14:05

Uganda’s Pioneer Woman Olympic Boxer Nanziri Eliminated by Japan's Namiki Catherine Nanziri 2

Nanziri’s participation in the games is historical. She remains the first ever female Ugandan boxer to represent Uganda in the summer games just like Kathleen who was the first Ugandan in the rowing sport. She would have made more history if she penetrated up to the round of 16.
13:34
13:34

Lab Technician Arrested as 2 Patients he Refused to Test for Covid-19 Die

Mariko Marmar Lousi the officer in charge of Kapedo health centre III, confirmed to URN that his staff refused to work causing the death of two people who had presented with signs of Covid-19.
13:22
13:22

One Killed in Lamwo Inter Clan Violence 2

Trouble started after it was alleged that a group of women from the Kila clan, while returning from a funeral in Obore village, were attacked by unknown youth of the Pobere clan who started shooting at them using catapults.
13:14
13:14

Dismissed Lubowa Hospital Project Coordinator Loses Case Against PS Atwine

In his judgement, Justice Musa Ssekaana dismissed Dr Tumwesigye’s application saying that Dr Atwine acted within her mandate, authority and power as the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health to terminate the contract.
13:03
13:03

Retired UPDF Soldier Loses Case to Get his Retirement Benefits

In defense, government opposed the application arguing that it is defective since it was filed after a period of 10 years. Section 19(1) of the Human Rights (Enforcement) Act provides that actions for enforcement of human rights shall be instituted within 10 years of the occurrence of the human rights violation.
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12:39

Police Hunts for 3-Months-Old Baby Abducted by Mum's New Neighbour 1 3

It is said that Nayebare had rented a room next to Nakawuka which she occupied for four days before she disappeared with the baby. According to Nakauka, she had told Nayebare to keep around because the baby was to breastfeed shortly after she completed her house chores.
12:10
12:10

Speed up Vaccine Procurement, Archbishop Kaziimba Tells Gov't Covid-19 vaccines 1

"Olympic games have started in Tokyo, and this means that these other countries have gone a step forward in vaccination. We pray that our government also strengthens vaccination of people... procurement of vaccines should be highly considered." -Archbishop Kaziimba.
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11:53

Policeman Shoots 16-Year-Old Dead in Jinja regional police

Concerned members of the community alerted police personnel about the teenagers' squabble but on aeeival, Corporal Musandiizi just shot Waako in the head, Killing him instantly.
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