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Nov 2022 28 results
19:22
19:22

Malende Rushed to ICU Following Surgery in Nairobi 1 Top story

Before Malende was rushed into ICU, Mubiru had barely an hour earlier told URN that she had regained consciousness and is able to recognize people, an improvement from when she left the country.
19:12
19:12

Kyambogo Dons Propose ‘LDC Model’ For Teacher Education 1 6

Associate professor George Wilson Kasule, who presented the proposals on behalf of the school of education, said in their opinion, after receiving training from the university, teachers should enroll in a central institution for a year for the assessment of their abilities and school practice before receiving a teaching certificate.
18:45
18:45

Presidential Directive Throws City Markets into Another Phase of Chaos 1 4 Top story

The KCCA Executive Director Dorothy Kisaka says that the authority wants to put an end to the grumbling and no conflicted party shall be entertained in the management of the markets. Kisaka says that no member of the disbanded interim committee, their predecessors, or KCCA staff implicated in the mismanagement of affairs shall be reassigned to the markets.
18:15
18:15

Parliament Observes Moment of Silence in Honor of Dr. Ssemogerere 2 1

As MPs convened for the plenary Tuesday afternoon, the Speaker of Parliament, Anita Among formally communicated the demise of the veteran politician, describing him as a distinguished leader with an illustrious political and leadership career.
17:49
17:49

Lwakataka Gets Twenty-Two Month Jail Term for Criminal Trespass

Koburungo sentenced Lwakataka to six months in prison for breaking the fence of George Kawooya and demolishing his house on 2 acres of land in Kiwanga village, Mukono Municipality in January 2019.
17:42
17:42

Government Takes Over Construction of Luwero District Headquarters 3

Elizabeth Namanda the Luwero District Chief Administrative Officer welcomed the commitment by the government to take over the project and said they are looking forward to knowing how and when this will be fulfilled.
17:27
17:27

Karombo Military Detach Attack: Bishop Jaker, Co-Accused Out on Bail 1

In his ruling, Brigadier Mugabe allowed the application on grounds that it had merit and restricted the applicant's movements between Wakiso and Kampala districts unless they secure the court’s permission. He also directed the applicants to report to the military court twice a month after every fourteen days on Fridays.
17:18
17:18

Bukona Factory Shifts from Cassava to Sorghum For Ethanol Production 2 1

Emmanuel Orach, the Nwoya LCV Chairperson however says their engagement with the Factory management last week revealed limited supply of cassava had greatly impacted the production of Ethanol.
16:47
16:47

Kibaale Gets UGX 3Bn Seed School construction 1

The contract for the construction of St. Mugagga Seed Secondary School in Muhangi village in Mugarama sub county has been awarded to Niem Establishment Limited.
16:30
16:30

Bundibugyo Cocoa Farmers Decry Low Production 1 3

Currently, a kilogram of fresh cocoa goes for between 4,000 and 5,000 Shillings while dry cocoa is 7,000 Shillings per kilo a price that has stagnated for a year.
16:21
16:21

Lawyer Protests Adjournment of Police Housing Case to 2023 Dr Douglas Singiza 2 3 Top story

In April 2022, Kalali petitioned the High Court for orders directing the government to provide decent housing for all police officers in the country. His petition came a month after legislators on the Internal Affairs Committee visited Jinja Police Barracks where they were greeted with dilapidated structures built-in 1934.
16:20
16:20

Appaling State of Rwambu Bridge Worries Kitagwenda Residents 1 2

The bridge which was last rehabilitated in 1996 has since been destroyed by the heavy rains in this season. Residents who include Bodaboda riders, farmers, traders say that the broken bridge has affected them in transporting their goods to the nearby Ishongororo market where by it is difficult to cross the bridge
15:42
15:42

Stress in Buganda Reaches Conflict/ Refugee Levels, after 2020 Violence -Experts Makerere University 3

 Dr. Dickens Akena, a psychiatrist who led the team of researchers told journalists attending the results dissemination meeting that almost one in five adult Ugandans living in urban areas has PTSD, with some also battling alcohol abuse or depression.
15:26
15:26

Relatives of Mucwini Massacre Victims Renew Request For Compensation 5

Capt. Kibwota said the compensation issue was first raised in 2008 by Acholi Religious Leaders Peace Initiative, but up to now, nothing has yet materialized, because no one has been following it.
15:25
15:25

Fire Guts Hoima Shops property 2 1 Top story

Jimmy Balyesima, who owns a decoration, and arts and crafts center, says that he lost items worth over 100 million Shillings in the fire.
15:14
15:14

Chelimo's Family Accuses Luzira Prison Authorities of Denying Them Access

According to Kwemoi, the prison authorities claim that they have instructions not to allow anyone to visit Chelimo. "We can't access him even his own lawyers have been denied access to see him," he said.
14:44
14:44

Terego District Struggles to Collect Local Revenue 1 2

Benson Otim, the Terego Chief Administrative Officer explains that the district has mainly been operating on central government transfers, which he says are meager for effective service delivery. He says that Local service tax and market tenders registered the worst performance.
14:25
14:25

Lack of Teachers, Classrooms Hampering Learning at Punuoluru Primary School 1 4

The school with an enrollment of 1,374 pupils has eight classrooms, 125 desks, and only 15 out of the required 34 teachers. The head teacher’s office has also been turned into a store and library. 
14:15
14:15

UGX 11M Slaughter Slab Develops Cracks 2

The 21 million shillings project was contracted to Mutara Works Limited for the first phase of construction in the last Financial year and works were completed in May this year at 11 million shillings awaiting procurement for the construction of the second phase
11:58
11:58

Kitgum's UGX 847M Technical Institute Yet to Open Four Years after Construction 5 1

Owot said the school is not operating because the district has not yet handed it over due to the lack of a substantive board of governors.
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