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17:32
17:32

Archbishop Elect Ssemogerere Will Hand Over Kasana-Luwero Diocese After Two Months Kampala Archdiocese 4 1 Top story

Ssemogerere explained that he has ceased being the Diocesan Bishop and now serving as Diocesan Administrator till Pope appoints Apostolic Administrator or Bishop of the Diocese.
15:29
15:29

Clerics Call for Peace, Humility as Christians Celebrate Christmas 4 1 Top story

Archbishop Augustine Kasujja, who led the Christmas mass at Lubaga Cathedral in Kampala challenged the congregation to be mindful of the brotherly heart, which he noted is dying out and being replaced by individualism, greed, and egoism.
15:14
15:14

Street Kids' Will Kill us if we Don't Address their Needs- Archbishop Warns HIV/AIDS 1 3

According to the Archbishop, the country faces a time bomb from such vulnerable children who may end up into criminal gangs or habitual offenders if a strategic intervention is not sought to sustainably address their future needs.
15:10
15:10

COVID-19 Rebound Interrupts Xmas Merry Making at Mulago 1

Dr. Rosemary Byanyima, the Deputy Executive Director Mulago National Referral Hospital, says that they couldn’t take any risks given the rising number of severe and critical COVID-19 cases they have started receiving.
14:59
14:59

Unlike Gov't, LOP Asks Parents to Contribute Directly as Schools Reopen LOP Mathias Mpuuga 2

Speaking to the congregation after Christmas Mass in Our Lady all Sorrows Cathedral Kitovu; at the seat of Masaka diocese, Mpuuga contradicted government’s position that banned parents from contributing any monies to school as they reopen.
14:46
14:46

Three Drown in Ngora District 1

Christine Akello, a relative to Opima, one of the victims, says that several other people had crossed to the island to collect firewood and returned safely. She explains that her cousin had gone on the last trip when a heavy storm attacked causing the boat to capsize.
14:43
14:43

Traders Fight for Preacher's Christmas Donations for Street Children 1

“It was the call of God that we started this project of giving to the poor and we have done this for now two years with resources we get from people in Kampala streets to whom we preach” Kaita states.
14:33
14:33

Joint Security Forces Kill Two Warriors in Abim, Recover Gun cattle rustling

Police Spokesperson Michael Longole, says that security is very vigilant and had laid an ambush in a hotspot in Abim. On Friday police announced that they had already deployed in all hot spots in Karamoja including the routes often used by warriors to raid.
14:17
14:17

Agago Receives UGX 3.1 Billion for Operation of Newly Created Administrative Units

The Agago Senior District Planner, Bongomin Akal, says that part of the disbursement totaling Shillings 2.3billion has been apportioned to cater for infrastructure development, non-wage, recurrent development grants, ex-gratia honoraria, and councilors allowances.
14:16
14:16

Makindye LCIs to Collect Data for Tax Collection, Share the Revenue with Municipality 3

Deputy Town Clerk Makindye municipality Ssemakula Henry also urged the chairpersons to take Municipal officials to their areas to see the registered residents who are supposed to pay taxes such as the property tax for rentals.
13:52
13:52

Universities Consider Improving Online Assessment Makerere University 1 5 Top story

Dr. Julianne Sansa, a lecturer at Makerere University from the College of Computing and Information Science gave a recap of her experience with online assessment during the engagement.
13:28
13:28

Uganda Boxing Federation to Elect New Leadership 1

The election is scheduled for 22nd January 2021 during the elective General Assembly that will be held at Kati Kati club in Lugogo, Kampala.
12:42
12:42

Man’s Body Found In Lyantonde Lodge

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Regional Police Spokesperson, says that circumstances under which the man died are still unknown.
12:28
12:28

Oil Pipeline: Accountability Experts Detect Ill Motive In Compensation Figures 5 1

John Mwebe, the program Coordinator-International Accountability Project (AIP), says Total intended to defraud the affected persons by keeping them in the dark. He explains that the compensation process is not transparent as it was meant to be yet the PAPS who raise their voices are intimidated or arrested.
12:08
12:08

Christmas Mass: Lubaga Cathedral Tightens Security, COVID-19 SOPs 2 2 Top story

The Christians expected to see the Archbishop-elect Paul Ssemogerere who until recently has been the Apostolic administrator of the then-vacant see. But to their surprise; it was Archbishop Augustine Kasujja waving to them.
11:48
11:48

Wildfires Destroy Over 1,400 Acres of Sugarcane in Lamwo 2

According to Ojwiya, close to 600 acres part of the 1,400-acres destroyed was ready for harvest while the remaining 800 acres had been earmarked for use as seed cane for the impending planting season.
11:27
11:27

Fire Razes Property Worth Billions in Soroti christmas day 2021 2 3

Anne Atim, the proprietor of Kawa Anne Enterprises, says that the loss is immense and comes at a time when she had acquired a new loan for her business. She says her new stock alone had more than UGX.70 million by Friday.
11:16
11:16

Police Investigates Murder, Robbery in Mubende 2

She says that Kakooza, a resident of Kakumiro District attacked the family where his estranged wife had taken refugee in Kituule Village Local Council I, Kituuma Sub County in Mubende District.
10:36
10:36

Parents Hesitate Paying Fees As School Reopening Draws Nearer 5

Jolly Nyinamariza, a parent in Kamwokya, says that she is still skeptical about the proposed school reopening next month. She explains that prior to the second lockdown she had paid tuition for her two children in upper primary but the government abruptly closed the schools.
09:53
09:53

Tamarind Jam Saves Local Musician During Lockdown 1 4 Top story

Until the outbreak of COVID-19 in Uganda in March 2020, Okello, 36, earned from singing at weddings, traditional marriages, graduation parties, and other gatherings after failing to complete his certificate course in civil engineering due to lack of school fees.
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