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18:06
18:06

Family In Moroto Loses All to Fire Set By Their Own Arson 1 2 Top story

Peter Kodet, the Village Chairperson and biological father to the woman living in Kambizi, a slum in Moroto town, says that his daughter torched the houses including their joint store on Monday where they had stored close to 27 bags of sorghum and maize for the households.
18:01
18:01

Watoto Church Keeps the Epic Christmas Cantata On TV, Online Channels 1

For over 36 years, Watoto Church has made it a must to present the cantata which comprises high-energy music, creative dance and drama that bring to life the story depicting the birth of Jesus Christ. The show always attracts thousands of people from Kampala city and beyond with many normally waking up very early in morning to join long queues.
17:46
17:46

Bwaise Taxi Operators Fight for Parking Space along Bombo Road 2

Police intervened after taxi operators at Lions Stage exchanged blows with their counterparts near Dr. Lubega's clinic on the opposite side of the road.
17:35
17:35

Prices Chase Ugandan Christmas Shoppers from Busia into Kenya 3

In Busia local markets a pair of adults' shoes ranges between 30,000 shillings to 45,000 shilling compared to Kenyan market which is between KES350 (Ugshs: 11025) to KES: 600 (UGX18900).
17:27
17:27

Couple Arrested For Locking up their 9-Year- Old Son in Pigsty resident 1 1

Lilian Nabwonso, a resident of the area accuses the couple of feeding their son on pig leftovers exposing him to infections.
17:18
17:18

Tick Borne Disease Breaks Out In Busia 2

Dr. Patrick Barasa, the Busia District Veterinary Officer, says that disease is mostly killing Friesians distributed to farmers under the Operation Wealth Creation-OWC and those that farmers bought on their own.
17:14
17:14

DPP Not Interested in Prosecuting Pastor Bugingo Over New Marriage 2 2

Bugingo is accused of breaching Section 50 of the Marriage Act and committing bigamy contrary to Section 153 of the Penal Code Act. Makula is charged with contracting marriage with a married person contrary to Section 42 of the Marriage Act.
16:45
16:45

Festive Fever: Uganda Airlines Records Increased Bookings Festive season 4 4

Rahim says the busiest routes are departing flights from Entebbe to Mombasa, Zanzibar, Nairobi Kilimanjaro, and Johannesburg to Entebbe.
16:11
16:11

Budaka RDC Bans Animal Movement 1 1

The ban according to the RDC follows the upsurge of cattle theft in the district where over 50 heads of cattle had been stolen from Mugiti Sub County in the last one week.
15:46
15:46

Nyamityobora Vendors Seek Permission To Construct Market 6 1

Pasious Bagambe, the Vice-Chairperson of Nyamityobra Market, says that they wrote to Mbarara City leadership demonstrating their capability to redevelop their market.
15:00
15:00

Dialogue With Doctors to Avoid Further Impasse – Archbishop Tells Gov’t Christmas 2021 1 2

Patrick Dennis Alibu, the Secretary-General of the Uganda Medical Lab Technology Association, says had put the Ministry of Public Service on notice over this strike three weeks ago but didn’t get feedback prompting them to lay down tools.
14:44
14:44

Mukalitunsi Market Fire Could Have Been Triggered by Mother, Son Dispute 1 2

Lawrence Bakilabye, the LC I Chairperson of Kanyanya Kikuubo zone where the market is situated told URN without revealing names that a 60-year-old food vendor in the market has been feuding with her son over proceeds from their business for a long time.
14:04
14:04

New Academic Calendar Disrupts Higher Education Schedules 3

Rev. Dr. John Kitayimbwa, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of Academics at Uganda Christian University, says with the new calendar it is more plausible that the A-level examinations will be held at the end of the year.
13:33
13:33

Man Arrested For Stealing Vehicle In Busia 1 1

Wandera says that he was woken up by the sound of the vehicle around 4:00 am only to realize thugs were taking his vehicle. He reported to the Dabani police station and immediately started mobilizing his colleagues to help him to recover the vehicle.
13:29
13:29

Doctors Suspend Strike over New set of Promises 2 4

Association president Dr Samuel Oledo said doctors will receive their enhanced salary of Shs5million in July when the new financial year starts. He says the government has also committed to consider getting them duty free vehicles and that it is now putting together members of the taskforce to handle issues of compensation. He says if government repeats the same tricks this time, they will without notice go back to industrial action on the 1st of May 2022.
13:16
13:16

Napak District Blocks Chinese Company from Blasting Rock

According to Loyor, the district is considering dragging the Chinese company to court for trespassing on grazing land for the people of Napak.
13:12
13:12

IGP Ochola Promotes Olympic Gold Medalists Cheptegei, Chemutai

The Inspector General of Police, Martin Ochola, has promoted Tokyo 2020 Olympics gold medalists Joshua Cheptegei and Peruth Chemutai.
12:33
12:33

Christmas Gift: Uganda, Kenya Agree to Ease Tensions over Trade Covid-19 lockdown 1 2

“Both parties agreed to immediately remove any administrative measures that have hitherto inhibited trade in the poultry and poultry products,” a joint communiqué signed by the two Ministers read in part.
12:26
12:26

Stunting Among Children in Acholi, Lango Higher Than Global Average-Report 3

Dr. Bernard Omech, a lecturer in the Department of Public Health at Lira University, reveals that the survey was conducted in 48 health centers in 8 districts in Acholi and Lango sub-regions. The study focused on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), nutrition, family planning, and adolescent-friendly services
12:08
12:08

Micho Summons Squad for United Arab Emirates Trip 1

“We are assembling the Uganda Cranes team that will be competitive to feature in several upcoming engagements like the AFCON 2023 and CHAN 2022 qualifiers. Such international buildup matches are a perfect measure for early preparations,” Micho revealed.
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