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Sep 2022 21 results
17:58
17:58

Police Raise Red Flag on New Criminal Gangs in Kampala 2 1

According to security, both gangs move in a group of 15 to 20 people especially when they are conducting their ‘missions’ in slums during daytime or during rush hours.
17:46
17:46

Parliament Passes Bills Against Money Laundering, Terror Financing

Attorney General Kiryowa says that these amendments are meant to respond to recommendations of FATF, which require countries to implement targeted financial sanctions to comply with United Nations-UN Security Council resolution.
17:19
17:19

Women Jailed Seven Weeks for Sending Children to Beg on Streets

The women many of whom appeared before the court with their children were arrested last month from different parts of the city during an operation conducted by Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA, the Uganda Police, and the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development.
17:07
17:07

Hippo Kills 12 Cows in Kikuube Hippopotamus 1 2

Keleb Karongo, one of the affected cattle keepers, says he has lost five cows in a period of three days following the persistent attacks on his animals by the hippo. He wants Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA to immediately intervene and drive the hippo away.
16:53
16:53

Minister's Chopper Interrupts Ex-Minister Burial Service police helicopter 3 2

The 5X-MAH blue-white ribbon police helicopter that delivered the mourner Maj Gen (Rtd) Kahinda Otafiire, the Minister of Internal Affairs, landed at a football pitch located in the middle of Rwashamaire Town Council twice, first at 11:50 am and later at 1:15 pm bringing business and prayers to a standstill.
16:00
16:00

Experts Want Division Youth Centres Revamped Ministry of Health 2

The experts including doctors, Ministry of Health officials, clerks, politicians, and private individuals who run adolescent clinics say that the youth desks and centres which had initially been set up at health facilities were non-functional.
15:14
15:14

Police in Sironko Recovers Cows Stolen from Kenya 1

The five cows were stolen from Kitale and transported through the border route to Sironko District.
14:48
14:48

Man Buried by Soil at Construction Site in Kampala 2 1

The deceased has been identified only as Kato while two unidentified people were rushed to the Doctors' Clinic, Mengo.
13:10
13:10

Masanafu Microfinance Guards Were Chloroformed- Detectives 1 1

Detectives say that the guards were served biscuits and liquor in sachets laced with chloroform.
12:38
12:38

Court Declines to Issue Criminal Summons Against Besigye 2 1

Besigye is jointly charged with former Rubaga South Constituency Parliamentary Candidate Samuel Lubega Mukaaku over offenses stemming from their June 14th, 2022 protest against the skyrocketing prices of commodities in the country.
12:19
12:19

UN Dev't Fund to Connect SMEs to Financing Opportunities 2

The partnership known as Agora is a digital platform that seeks to serve as a global public good by scaling up the sourcing of new investment lead opportunities in emerging and developing economies, such as Uganda.
12:01
12:01

Rwenzori Festival Excites Kasese Residents 2 7

The festival is meant to showcase the opportunities and cultural diversities in the Rwenzori region to attract investors and tourists.
11:15
11:15

Prisons Commander Collapses, Dies in Nwoya Lodge

The 54-year-old prisons officer reportedly collapsed and died on Thursday evening at Continental Bar and lodge in Purongo Town Council, Nwoya District.
10:46
10:46

Congolese Refugees in Kisoro Reject Transfer to Transit Centre 2 4

On Wednesday, the refugees were given a two-day ultimatum to leave the border town and go to Nyakabande. But refugees have resisted the directive on grounds that the conditions at the transit centre are appalling.
10:06
10:06

Private Security Companies Task Police to Produce Evidence of Modified Guns 1

Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga had earlier said that several guns that were seized by the police force’s Alert Squad Unit had been modified by the private security firms that hired or leased them.
09:43
09:43

Ntungamo Municipal Council Approves New Central Market Architectural Designs MATIP 5 1

The new market will replace a structure that was first constructed in 1982 when Ntungamo was still a town board under the administration of the greater Mbarara District.
08:57
08:57

UNESCO Calls for Transforming Education, With 244 Million Still Out of School

Sub-Saharan Africa remains the region with the most children out of school, 98 million, and it is also the only region where this number is increasing. In Uganda, around 1 in 10 schoolchildren did not report back to school in January when schools were reopened after two years of lockdown.
07:58
07:58

Masaka Diocese Starts Campaign to Promote Planting of Indigenous Trees 1 2

The campaign, approved by the Diocesan Bishop Serverus Jjumba, will have the church use its structures to participate and mobilize for the planting of indigenous tree species across the diocese.
07:58
07:58

Floods Hit Kween District Again Aminah Kakwezi 1

For the second time in three months, flash floods have swept through Ngenge Sub County in Kween District displacing at least 1,000 households.
07:49
07:49

Gov't Cautioned On Spending, Tax Incentives Economic recovery 7

World Bank Country Manager, Mukami Kariuki says the ministry of finance must expedite Tax Exemption Rationalisation plan so that there is a clear policy on who is entitled to these incentives.
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