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Apr 2022 41 results
17:17
17:17

M23 Releases Three FARDC Soldiers- ICRC 3

On Thursday, Rachel Bernhard, the head of the ICRC's delegation in DR Congo released a short statement in a tweet confirming the release of the three soldiers through the facilitation of ICRC.
17:08
17:08

Lwengo District Service Commission On the Spot over Irregular Recruitment of Staff 4 1

Ibrahim Kitatta, the Lwengo LCV Chairperson says their decision comes after a series of complaints of abuse of office by members of the commission which include soliciting bribes from job applicants.
17:00
17:00

We Can't wait for KCCA Ordinance to Register Boda Bodas 1 3

Buroora says that over 5000 Boda bodas from Central and Nakawa Divisions have been registered, subjected to medical tests and trained in best road practices. He says that they will move the exercise to Lubaga, Kawempe and Makindye following a roadmap yet to be released by the respective division security Committees.
16:33
16:33

Local Companies Not Happy With URA, Banks Over Finances 6

he Private Sector Foundation Uganda Chairman, Elly Karuhanga appealed to the banking industry leaders to fulfil their promise to help the local investors meet their needs. The local entrepreneurs say that as soon as goods are purchased for supply to oil companies, URA wants tax paid immediately, yet it takes 30 to 90 days before the client company pays the contactor.
16:25
16:25

School Director Arrested for Allegedly Defiling 11-Year-Old Pupil defilement 1

It is alleged that on Friday, April 1, 2022, the suspect summoned the 11-year-old girl to his office around 10 pm through the school matron and defiled her. The victim told URN that Kivumbi asked her to bring books to his office after night preps.
16:05
16:05

Archbishop Ssemogerere Asks Priests to Live Simple Lives 2 1

Dr. Ssemogerere, who was presiding over the first chrism Mass since his installation as the ordinary of Kampala Archdiocese, noted that the clergy, to be more effective ministers to their flocks, they should live their lives with greater humility and simplicity.
16:00
16:00

3000 Customary Land Owners To Get Land Titles in Mbarara 4

Kasagara says people in Mbarara have lived on customary land, which they inherited from their grandparents and ignored the need to get titles escalating wrangles.
15:46
15:46

Hundreds of Congolese Refugees Returning Home 2 4

Information released by David Mugenyi, a resettlement commandant in the Office of the Prime-OPM shows that only 1056 refugees were temporarily resettled at the Bwera Teachers Training College playground by Wednesday.
15:33
15:33

Fuel Tanker Fire: Driver, Turn man Admitted with Burns 3 1 Top story

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says that the fuel tanker registration number SSD 775Q was on its way from Kampala to deliver fuel to Baj Petro Station Rwakaraba, Nothern division in Kabale town.
15:29
15:29

Rugby Cranes Steps Up Preparations for Africa Sevens Uganda Rugby sevens 3 1

Countries that will participate in the competition are Namibia, Zambia, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Tunisia, Senegal and Mauritius. The others are Botswana, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Madagascar, Cameroon, and Burundi.
15:04
15:04

Rotary Announces Three Days of Free Health Services Countrywide

Rotary Clubs under Districts 9213 and 9214 are going to offer three days of free health services countrywide this month. During the health days, a number of services including child immunization, COVID-19 vaccination, HIV/AIDS counseling and testing, condom distribution, and cancer screening are offered
15:03
15:03

Police Boss Quizzed Over Report Exonerating Robbery Suspect Jonathan Muwaganya 1 Top story

The prosecution heard that on June 8th 2018 while at Christian Life Church, the accused persons who were armed with blunt objects robbed Sam Mukula of his mobile phone worth Shillings 35,000 and Shillings 500,000.
14:53
14:53

Aborted Foetus Paralyses Business in Arua City 1

The foetus was recovered this morning around 6:00am at the garbage collection point , behind the office of the prime minister (OPM) by some garbage collectors who were carrying out their daily routine.
14:49
14:49

Women in Acholi Start Campaign to Restore Depleted Indigenous Tree Species 3 1

Juliet Adoch, the Director of Wise Women Uganda says that they target to plant over 36 indigenous tree species such as Afzelia Africana, Prunus Africana, Shea, Caya Afzelia, Vertex Donania, Ghanaians Gardenia, Balinse Ejetica, Violet tree, and Imperialis among others in the first phase.
14:40
14:40

Africa Witnessing Longest-running Decline in COVID-19 Cases 1

According to records from the World Health Organisation, the number of cases recorded weekly have fallen for the past 16 weeks, while deaths have continued to drop for the last eight. Records show that infections have reduced from a peak of over 308, 000 cases weekly at the start of the year to less than 20,000 in the week ending on 10 April 2022
13:41
13:41

Many Women in Kabale Not Aware of Land Ownership Rights -Survey 2 10

Edismary Musimenta, a 55-year-old resident of Rujanjara village in Kyanamira sub county got married to Bruno Sserunkuma in 1986 and gave birth to seven children. When her husband died in 2007, her mother-in-law demanded back all the land. Musimenta says that her explanation to the mother-in-law that she also needed land to use it in raising children fell on deaf and she was thrown out into the destitution she is wallowing in up to now.
13:28
13:28

Fort Portal City Struggling to Operate Without Land Board 2 3

The lack of a land board has led to a backlog of requests for land titles and other tasks that are supposed to be performed by the board.
12:52
12:52

Security Ready for Nakasongola Easter Thieves Police 2 1

Sam Kigula, theChairman of Nakasongola district says that ahead of Easter Sunday, the thieves are likely to carry out more raids in the area to steal animals for sale in the season.
12:39
12:39

Traffic Paralyzed along Mbarara-Kabale Highway following Tanker Explosion 2 Top story

The fuel tanker was destined for Kisoro from Kampala. Mbarara-Kabale highway connects to the Uganda-Rwanda border of Katuna and the Uganda-Democratic Republic of Congo border of Bunagana in Kisoro district.
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