Breaking

Archive

Aug 2021 40 results
20:55
20:55

Former Flying Squad Police Officers Assigned New Roles 1

All the six who are at the rank of Assistant Superintendent of Police- ASP have been reverted to general police and then posted to upcountry police stations.
20:30
20:30

Only Vaccinated MPs to Attend Parliament Sessions Parliament chambers 2 1

According to Obore, when the sessions resume, only fully vaccinated MPs with certificates will be allowed access to avoid Covid-19 infections.
20:07
20:07

Education Ministry Warns Medical Schools Against Concealing COVID-19 Cases AstraZeneca vaccine 3 1

She explained that as the schools gradually resume operations, the Ministry will keep high vigilance on administrators who will flout the surveillance protocol against the pandemic risks established by the Ministry of Health.
19:50
19:50

Kitgum Receives 1,000 Covid-19 Vaccine Doses Sinovac Vaccine 1

William Komakech, Kitgum Resident District Commissioner,says the vaccines will be distributed to Kitgum General Hospital and St Joseph’s Hospital Kitgum to aid vaccination.
19:43
19:43

Parliamentary Commission Makes Changes in Departments 2 1

Chris Obore, the Parliament’s Director Communications and Public Affairs confirmed the internal staff changes saying they are sanctioned by the Parliamentary Commission.
19:24
19:24

Gov’t Open to Alternatives for School Reopening 3

The Higher Education State Minister, John Chrysostom Muyingo, says while prioritizing the safety of learners and teachers, the ministry together with their counterparts in the ministry of health, are critically examining all possible avenues that will eventually inform the safe reopening of schools.
19:01
19:01

FUBA Struggles to Secure Funds for Afrobasket Finals Mande Juruni 1 1

Ahead of the games, FUBA does not have funds to facilitate the team. Nasser Sserunjoji, the FUBA President doubts if the team will take part in the games.
18:46
18:46

DRC Deports Seven Ugandans For Illegal Entry fishermen 2 1

The seven were arrested for entering the country illegally through Lake Edward. They were deported on Thursday through the Mpondwe border in Kasese district.
18:30
18:30

Bank of Uganda Forecasts Slower Growth Due to Second Covid 19 Wave 2 1

The BoU Executive Director for Research, Adam Mugume says that for now, the economic growth is expected to be slower by 0.5% unless the pandemic worsens in the short term.
17:21
17:21

Gov't Targets 50,000 in Covid-19 Vaccination Exercise Ministry of Health 3 1

According to the health ministry, the exercise that started on Tuesday is targeting persons receiving their second doses and also high-risk persons like health workers, teachers and security personnel who did not receive the first dose.
17:20
17:20

African Farmers Missing out on AgriTech Says Report 1

The findings from a Survey from Heifer International finds that a budding crop of young Africans rapidly producing new high-tech farming tools—and identifies new ways to connect them with farmers. The survey also gauges pandemic impact on African agribusinesses
17:13
17:13

Deputy IGP Maj. Gen Lokech Overhauls Mineral Police Top Command 1 Top story

SP Robert Ssenyondo replaced SP, Jessica Keigomba who was sent on refresher training. Apolot has been serving under the Child and Family Protection Unit –CFPU.
16:54
16:54

Mistrust, Bureaucracy Hindering Effectiveness of Emyooga Program in Masaka Emyooga project 2

Several of the intended beneficiaries in the area have continuously lost interest in the program with some withdrawing their membership from Savings and Credit Cooperatives- SACCOs.
16:10
16:10

Northern Uganda Anglican Diocese Gets New Bishop House of Bishops 1

According to COU Provincial Secretary Rev. Canon Captain William Ongeng, Rev. Loum will be consecrated and enthroned on November 21 at St. Philip's Cathedral, Gulu.
15:58
15:58

Anesthesiologists to Train Health Workers in Critical Care Services 2 2

The association will train health workers in regional referral hospitals that include Lira, Jinja and Fort Portal.
15:13
15:13

Heavy Rains Destroy Crops in Amuru Pabbo Sub County 1

Among the ravaged crops are rice, cassava, beans and sim-sim belonging to more than 80 households that were already in the final stages of maturity and consequent harvests.
14:51
14:51

Ssenyonyi's Rival Seeks Permission to File Application Already in Court Joel Ssenyonyi 2 1 Top story

According to the evidence before Court that URN has seen, Mukesh through his lawyers, Ssemwanga, Muwazi and Company Advocates and Bwango Araali and Company Advocates filed the amended petition on May 10th 2021 without court permission to do so despite elapse of the time for filing such an application in March, which is thirty days after gazetting the winners.
14:44
14:44

Woman Dies in Mukono Stone Quarry Accident 3 1

The quarry had been closed a month ago by the Deputy Resident District Commissioner Richard Bwabye, following complaints from the community about the quarrying activities.
14:24
14:24

Minister Rules Out Compensation for Residents Erecting Structures on Kitgum-Kidepo Road Reserves 1 2

The government is set to upgrade the 115 kilometres road linking Kitgum Municipality, through Orom Sub-county to Karenga District from gravel to standard bitumen.
14:21
14:21

Uganda to Face Giants Zambia in COSAFA Women's Championship Ahmed Hussein 1

The tournament meant for senior women's teams organised under the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) will tale place September 15-26th in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
Aug 2021 40 results