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Apr 2022 30 results
19:04
19:04

Mbale City Suspends Collection of Street Parking Fees 6 1

The companies include Nalu Tours and Travels Limited and Central Investments Agency Limited that have over two months been fighting for a contract of collecting the revenues on behalf of Mbale City.
19:03
19:03

Prime Suspect in Plumber's Torture Arrested Fred Enanga 2

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga has said that using advanced surveillance technologies, the detectives were able to arrest the key suspect identified as Abdurahman Wejule from Lugazi over the weekend.
18:41
18:41

How CCTVs Have Pinned Close Friend Over Murdered Bundibugyo Lawyer 1 1

Baguma, who was a renowned lawyer in Bundibugyo district and NRM district registrar, was found murdered on March 25, his body dumped about three kilometres from Bundibugyo town.
18:15
18:15

Musician in Trouble for Illegal Gun possession, Making Threats and 'Acholi' Remarks Lucky Bosmic Otim 2 2

In the first video recorded for one minute and forty seconds, the Musician turned politician is seen holding an AK47 assault rifle while threatening to carry out revenge on people he alleges are used to kill Acholi.
18:14
18:14

Domestic Tourism is the Way Against External Shocks - Sector Players 7 1

Road Runner Kenneth Kannyeke is rallying Ugandans to embrace road running which can easily be a good means of transport to tourist attractions anywhere in the country. The Administration Manager, Adrift Uganda, Ruth Riley says they have seen activities return since the beginning of February, and hope that the reopening of the economy will boost this increase.
17:32
17:32

Machine Readable Passports No Longer Valid -Immigration 1 1

Igoye and Atwine say that although today is the final day for issuance of Machine Readable Travel Documents, e-passports will always be issued to eligible Ugandans. The public has been reminded that their MRPs are now unacceptable anywhere in the world as a travel document and they should apply to acquire the e-MRTD.
17:16
17:16

High Viral, Bacterial infections; Are Clinicians Giving Wrong Diagnosis? Makerere University 6

Dr Hakim Sendagire, a Biochemist based at Makerere University Microbiology lab says lately they have been rejecting quite a number of samples sent to them for Complete Blood Count (CBC) tests due to the fact that they are contaminated and therefore cannot offer an accurate diagnosis.
16:43
16:43

Workers Handle Human Waste With Bare Hands in KCCA's Blocked Drainages 4

deally, Kizza needs heavy waterproof gloves, liquid-repellent overalls and rubber gumboots as her protective gear to don before descending into the drainage channels to desilt them. However, Kizza, who wore a track trouser inside torn overalls says they lack the required protective gear to protect them as they execute their duties. Their gunboats are torn and they lack gloves that would have protected their hands as they touch the filth.
16:36
16:36

IG Warns Local Councils Against Using Gov’t Cash for Oulanyah’s Burial 3 1

Geoffrey Matovu, the Regional Inspectorate Officer in Gulu told URN in an interview that it would a double expenditure if the districts in Acholi Sub–Region use money from the government vote to contribute to the funeral since Oulanyah will be accorded a state funeral.
15:59
15:59

Congolese Refugees Flee Back to Uganda, Two Days After Returning Home m23 rebels 7 7 Top story

Daniel Kisamo, Settlement Commandant Department of Refugees in the office of the Prime Minister, says that they were surprised to see the Congolese who had crossed back to their country fleeing back to Uganda on Sunday evening citing the tense situation in Rutshuru.
15:28
15:28

Applications for Additional Evidence Against Ntoroko, Lamwo Women MPs Dismissed MP Nancy Acora 2 1

In the case against Tumwine, the loser of Ntoroko District Woman MP elections Jennifer Mujungu petitioned the High Court in Fort Portal accusing her opponent of lack of minimum academic qualifications to be a legislator, having bribed voters, and that her nomination was not in conformity with the law.
15:16
15:16

Police Drops Investigations Against Former Nakasongola Land Board Officials Land Grabbing 4 1 Top story

According to Mukasa, the Police Legal Department advised them to leave the investigations to the Inspectorate of Government.
14:56
14:56

Business Paralyzed in Abim as Residents Protest Insecurity abim district 3 2

Nelson Otim Olwit, a resident of Abim Town Council, says that while people were angered by the death of Ogolla and the continued raids in the district, another group worsened the situation when they attempted to steal cattle from the same home on Sunday night.
14:27
14:27

High Commodity Prices Bite Refugee Mothers in Uganda 4 1

Rhoda Akec, another refugee says most food prices within Kiryandongo Refugee settlement have doubled or tripled recently leaving most vulnerable members unable to afford them.
13:59
13:59

Kasese District Halts Appointment of Land Board Chairperson 2

On March 9th, the Chief Administrative Officer received a letter requiring the Inspectorate General of Government-IGG to investigate Bwambale for his alleged involvement in influencing the recruitment of Grade III teachers during the last recruitment exercise.
13:57
13:57

Kibuku Watchman Arrested for Killing Student Using Arrow

Immaculate Alaso, the Bukedi North Police spokesperson said that the arrow hit the deceased around the neck and his colleagues forcefully pulled it out which made him to bleed profusely and he succumbed to injuries on arrival at Kadama central clinic.
13:50
13:50

Nine-Year-Old Suffocates to Death home 1

Michael Kilegeya, a resident within the area says that the children’s parents left about a week ago, living them under the care of neighbors who ensured their well-being and it was shocking how one of them suffocated to death.
12:58
12:58

Pupils Abandon Yatui P/S Following Destruction by Winds 4 1

Alfred Kalisa Salim, the headteacher of Yatui Primary School, says that it is the only primary school in the entire sub-county serving over 400 pupils. He says that the winds destroyed all classrooms, which were already in bad shape.
12:14
12:14

Manafwa Residents Demonstrate Over Lack of Clean Water 2

Anent Kangala, one of the affected residents, said that all the seven boreholes they had in the parish are dysfunctional. She said that their pleas to the sub-county leadership to allocate some funds for repairing the boreholes have fallen on deaf ears.
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