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20:44
20:44

Release of Former Tooro Kingdom Premier Generates Mixed Reactions in Fort Portal

Katuramu’s sentence was commuted to life in prison after Susan Kigula and 400 other death row inmates successfully appealed against their sentences in the Supreme court in 2009.
18:50
18:50

Plans for BMK’s Final Journey Finalised 2 5

According to Sheikh Yunus Kambugu one of the cemetery caretakers, BMK on buying the Nkoowe land 14 years ago, will to be buried at the cemetery where his mother and daughter Sarah Muwanga are already buried.
17:52
17:52

Bunyangabu RDC Orders Demolition of Shoddy Police Post 2

The CAO Edith Mutabazi attributed the shoddy works to a lack of proper supervision by district officials.
17:21
17:21

Residents Stranded as Hailstorm Destroys Gardens in Oyam District 3 5

The storm uprooted bananas and destroyed countless gardens of cassava, maize and cabbages. The most affected villages are Obangangeo, Opwot, and Boda in Kulu-Abura parish Minakulu sub county.
16:30
16:30

Acholi MPs Task Paramount Chief to Intervene in Apaa Township Unrest Acholi Chiefdom 1 2

The MPs say that the subjects of the Paramount Chief living in the Apaa Township are being brutalized and allegedly killed by their rival tribesmen.
16:24
16:24

Some Gov't Vets Work with Cattle Rustlers -Police

Mr. Micheal Longole the Karamoja regional police Spokesperson said some of the district veterinary officers work with cattle rustlers adding that the cattle rustlers get animal movement permits before raiding the cattle.
16:10
16:10

Court Dismisses Petition Filed by Kayunga Voter Against Nantaba Idah Nantaba 2 2

On Friday, Nantaba’s lawyer Ambrose Tebyasa raised a preliminary objection on the petition on grounds that it was incompetent. According to Tebyasa, the petition is not supported by the required 500 signatures of registered voters.
15:55
15:55

UNEB Releases PLE Results of 2 Schools Previously Withheld in Kabarole 2 4

Richard Rwabuhinga the Kabarole district chairperson said the district officials together with a section of pupils from the two primary schools were able to defend the results of the affected schools following an invitation by UNEB.
15:30
15:30

Minister Nabakooba Orders 600 Rwampara Evictees Back onto the Land 4

The affected residents were forcefully evicted from the land by prominent businessman Robert Rutebemberwa the director of Birya United Agencies in 2019 and deployed private security after he fenced it off after he allegedly said that he had bought it.
15:20
15:20

Police Recover Gun of Slain Ruharo OC 2

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson says the gun was discovered in Mbaguta cell, Mbarara City by a casual labourer Agnes Namugumya. The gun was hidden in the banana plantations.
15:19
15:19

LDU Recruit Dies During Physical Drills in Masindi LDU Recruitment 1

The deceased identified as, Stewart Abitegeka, a resident of Kisanja village in Labbongo sub county in Masindi district was among hundreds of youths who turned up for the recruitment exercise at Masindi field artillery division Barracks.
15:00
15:00

Seven Injured as Taxi Rams into Stationary Truck in Pader Acholibur Subcounty 1

The unidentified victims who include a taxi driver and six passengers sustained injuries after the taxi they were traveling in rammed into a stationary truck on Friday evening. The incident happened at Wii-ogwang village in Gemonyot Parish, Acholi Bur sub-county.
14:59
14:59

Lukwago, Adeke Appointed Deputy Presidents in FDC 1

Lukwago replaces Minister Joyce Nabbosa Ssebugwawo as Deputy President in charge of Buganda. Ssebugwawo was recently appointed by President Museveni as State Minister of ICT.
14:55
14:55

Body of 13-Year-Old boy Retrieved from Fish Pond death 1

The body of Ronald Kalule, a resident of Kinena Cell in Kakumiro town Council Kakumiro district was retrieved on Friday evening after a search by the locals and the police.
13:30
13:30

Police to Interrogate, Fingerprint those who Report Threatening Leaflets 2 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, said they have noticed that people writing and dropping leaflets with aggressive information are within such communities. It is against such suspicions that police have cautioned the public against touching dropped flyers.
13:19
13:19

Men’s Netball Team off to South Africa For International Championship 2 1

This will be Uganda’s first engagement in men’s Netball since 2008 when the U-21 team participated in the U-21 championship in Nairobi Kenya. Uganda will use this tournament to prepare players for the Inaugural Africa National Male Netball Cup to take place in March 2022 in Morocco.
13:16
13:16

Former Tooro Premier Released As King Oyo Celebrates 26th Coronation Anniversary 1 Top story

Katuramu was convicted and sentenced to death in 1999, for masterminding the murder of the then Tooro Prince Patrick Happy Kijanagoma and a guard, Stephen Kaganda. The incident occurred at Palace View Bar Hotel in Fort Portal town.
13:08
13:08

Karimojong Warriors Kill Person, Rob 20 Cows near Presidential State Lodge

Simon Longole, the chairperson of Lominit village said the warriors attacked the village at 8pm just after the president a meet finisheding with Karamoja Members of Parliament.
12:52
12:52

Uganda New York Mission Sues Tenant over ugx1.6 Billion Rent Arrears

Financier and art dealer Asher Edelman described as an “an art dealer with a reputation for quarreling over bills” by The Real Deal, a real estate publication in New York, owes $470,000 to Uganda in unpaid rent.
12:47
12:47

PM Nabbanja Pushes for Purchase of Land for IDP Resettlement Camp in Kayunga OPM 2 1

Residents were mainly displaced from Ntimba and Kawongo landing sites, as well as villages of Kampatanya and Kyendiko in Galiraya sub county where houses and gardens were submerged. They are currently camping at Bbaale sub county on land belonging to Harriet Namaganda.
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