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20:05
20:05

Mabirizi Sues Bobi Wine for Obtaining Driving Permit by False Pretense false information 1 2

This is the 5th time Mabirizi is suing Kyagulanyi on matters relating to his age discrepancies. In 2020 when Kyagulanyi declared interest to contest for the presidency, Mabirizi, an adherent of the rule of law, researched for his academic papers and found information on the Parliament website showing that he was born on 2 February 1982.
19:49
19:49

Renovation of Schools in Kitgum Delayed Despite Visible Damage 2

Prior to the re-reopening of schools countrywide, the Ministry of Education and Sports allowed government-aided schools to use part of the money meant for capitation grants to renovate school structures. Capitation grant is normally used by schools to buy teaching materials, pay utility bills, school management and facilitate co-curricular activities.
19:41
19:41

The Othordox Church in Uganda Gets New Metropolitan 1

Metropolitan Muzeeyi was elected at the end of the three days of the Holy Synod of the Patriarchate of Alexandria between January 10 to 12. The synod meeting held in Egypt was chaired by His Beatitude Pope Theodoros II, according to Fr John Kibuuka Bbossa, the chairperson of the board of trustees of the Metropolis of Kampala.
19:18
19:18

MOH to Conduct Concurrent Vaccination for Polio, COVID-19 Ministry of Health 2

This campaign that targets 8.7 million children aims to also reach children that have been missed in routine immunisation. By the end of August, the Ministry of Health said that up to two million children had missed polio vaccination, something that is partly attributed to disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
19:04
19:04

Presidency Seeks UGX 12Bn to Renovate State House, Lodges 1

Constructed in 2007, the State House in Entebbe has had no major rehabilitation works and needs a retouch, State Minister for Economic Monitoring Peter Ogwang told the Presidential Affairs Committee of Parliament this afternoon.
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18:24

Pastor Opens School where Parents Pay Daily Fees 4 2

Pastor Kika says that he began the schools with the intention of helping parents who cannot pay lumpsum fees.
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18:14

Court Accepts Mathew Kirabo's Confession As Evidence 2 1

Kirabo’s lawyer Charles Dalton Opwonya said that his client was tortured and coerced to sign the confession and should not be accepted by the court. But Justice Isabirye ruled that if Kirabo was coerced, he had a right to retract the confession.
17:52
17:52

Release of Funds Delays Namboole Renovation Works - Management jamil ssewanyana 6 1

For almost two years, Mandela National stadium has not hosted any international Hajji Jamir Ssewanyana, the Managing Director of Mandela National Stadium, says that they are yet to get the money. “We haven’t received funds. They were allocated but we are still waiting,” Ssewanyana said briefly.
17:39
17:39

Yellow Fever Vaccine Added on Routine Immunization Ministry of Health 1 4

Health Minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng said they are finalizing plans to start dispensing the jab. This will bring the number of immunizable diseases under this program from thirteen to fourteen.
17:26
17:26

Sembuya: The Revolutionary Industrialist, Inspired Many, Disappointed by Government 3 Top story

Sembuya (also known as Christopher Columbus) died on Tuesday 11 January 2022 aged 86. At the peak of his entrepreneurial journey, the Sembule Group, which Christopher had started with his younger brother Henry W Buwule (hence the company name “Sembule”), included steel rolling and construction steel production, electronics, and banking, among others.
17:13
17:13

Captured ADF Commander to Be Repatriated to Uganda 2 2

Benjamin Kisokorania was captured on Sunday by the Congolese army at Uvira in the South Kivu province as he returned from neighboring Burundi.
17:07
17:07

W. Nile Leaders Kick Off Campaign Against Bush Burning 3 2

Ismail Drabe, the Madi Okollo LC V Chairperson, says that they have already embarked on a home-to-home campaign to sensitize residents against bush burning.
16:30
16:30

Power Outage Disrupts Committal Session of Katumba Shooting Suspects Yusuf Nyanzi 2 1

The session couldn’t kick due to a power blackout. The magistrate delayed the session for more than an hour hoping that the power would return in vain prompting him to adjourn the court to January 20th, 2022.
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16:23

Newly Constructed Seed Schools in Kigezi Region Lack Power 9 2

At Rwamucucu Seed Secondary School, the head teacher, Rev. Ivan Muhoozi says that the computer laboratory can’t operate without power. He adds that the school is financially incapacitated to buy a generator.
15:54
15:54

Kenya Repatriates UPDF Marine, Three Beach Management Members 2

According to the source, the Kenyan marine guards drove the trio to Port Victoria in Kisumu city following their arrest. They appeared in court for illegal entry into Kenya and were remanded to Busia County prison until Tuesday evening when Kenyan authorities repatriated them to Uganda.
15:41
15:41

CSBAG Wants UDC Recapitalized with UGX 100Bn 1 3

CSBG says that the 100 billion shillings budgetary provision in the coming financial year 2022/2023 will help strengthen the role of the government in unlocking investment in strategic economic sectors.
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15:01

Nabisunsa Girls School On the Spot for Selling Slots Allotted to Learners on Merit 1 3

Having scored aggregate nine in her Primary Leaving Examinations, Nakabiito’s name was among those proudly displayed on the school notice board and the head teacher's office. After this confirmation, her father Hudson Mulira paid a sum of 2.1 million Shillings to cover the cost of admission and school fees.
14:37
14:37

Kampala RCC Denies Working with "Smart City" Youths 3 1

The youths, who often wear black T-Shirts and light green reflector jackets with the inscription "Smart City", have in the previous days been seen enforcing law and order in the City alongside law enforcement officers from Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA and police.
14:21
14:21

Tooro Mourns Renowned Educationist Isaac Kaihura 1 2

Kaihura was the proprietor of Fort Portal Secondary School, one of the first schools in Fort Portal. He also owned demonstration farms in Fort Portal and Kyenjojo District.
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14:11

UPDF Shoots Herds Boy Dead in Abim

Simon Akena, Kanu Village Defense Secretary, says that this is the second shooting in the district by government security personnel this week. He explains that three days ago, a police officer shot dead a footballer at Alerek playground for unclear reasons.
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