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19:36
19:36

Deputy Speaker Calls for Adherence to Rules of Debate in Parliament 1 3

Tayebwa’s guidance followed the defiance of his directive by Mityana Municipality MP Francis Zaake who was accused of breaching the procedures to present a matter of national importance without approval.
19:28
19:28

We Don’t Make Money Through Witchcraft, Museveni tells Teachers in Renewed Faceoff 8 1

Speaking at belated World Teachers’ Day celebrations held at Kololo Airstrip on Wednesday, Filbert Baguma, the Secretary General of the Uganda National Teacher's Union-UNATU reiterated the call asking the government to increase the salaries of primary and arts subject teachers. But Museveni said that his government does not make money through witchcraft; and that there is no money for their enhancements.
18:33
18:33

High Prevalence of Undiagnosed Asthma Found Among Secondary School Students 4

According to Dr Rebecca Nantanda, a consultant paediatrician and lung expert who led the study team, only 33.9 per cent of those that screened positive knew they were living with asthma and the majority were unaware despite having symptoms.
18:08
18:08

Acholi Farmers Plant Over 400 Acres of Macadamia Trees in First Projet Year 1 6

Simon Odoc Ojok, the Northern Region Macadamia Project Coordinator, said that 12 sub-counties have so far been covered since the start of the project and the farmers have collectively planted about 420 acres of macadamia in Agago district under Chief Justice Owiny Dollo Charity Foundation.
18:03
18:03

Vendors Ask Gov't to Halt Eviction From Wakaka Community Market 1 3

Wakaka Community, which is opposite the defunct African Textile Mills-ATM in Bugwere cell in Malukhu ward hosts over 200 vendors. It sits on an acre of land belonging to URC.
17:51
17:51

Kyagulanyi Praises MP Zaake For His Protest In Parliament 3 1

Speaking today in Kampala, Kyagulanyi said that MPs must use their positions to put to the fore the plight of Ugandans who have been abducted with some for over two years now allegedly because of their political views.
17:24
17:24

Former Presidential Candidate Kabuleta Remanded Joseph Kabuleta 1

Kabuleta, of the National Economic Empowerment Dialogue -NEED political was on Wednesday arraigned before the Court presided over by Chief Magistrate Ritah Neumbe Kidasa and charged with one count of promoting sectarianism, which he denied. 
17:12
17:12

URA Spends UGX 100M to Destroy Contraband Cigarettes 1 2

It is estimated that the government loses approximately Shillings 30 billion annually to the Illicit cigarette trade. Data from the Uganda Revenue Authority, indicate that between 2019 to 2022, up to 33 million sticks of cigarettes were seized and destroyed at the Nakasongola incineration facility.
16:44
16:44

Four Nominated for UMSC National Chairperson, Deputy 1 3

Sheikh Kassim Kamugisha, one of the nominees for the position of UMSC national chairperson, says that his goal is to offer services that unite Muslims for their growth and development.
16:27
16:27

Madi Okollo Residents Demand Elevation of Health Centre II 1 4

According to the government's health policy, Health centres II are supposed to be in every parish where they are able to treat common diseases like malaria. The facilities are led by an enrolled nurse, working with a midwife and running an outpatient clinic, treating common diseases and offering antenatal care.
16:16
16:16

Transport Paralyzed as Mpanga Bridge Breaks Down 5

Kitagwenda District Engineer Andrew Baguma told URN that the district does not have emergency funds to fix the bridge or provide an alternative route to the residents.
15:33
15:33

Namutumba Health Center in Charge in Trouble Over Extortion, Unethical Conduct patient

Prisca Nanangwe, one of the complainants accuses health workers of instructing her to either pay 2000 Shillings and access coartem drugs cheaply at the health facility or buy the same at 5000 Shillings from a neighboring drug shop.
15:29
15:29

University Student Remanded for Defiling 13-Year-Old Girl 1

Aaron Wasswa, a student of Community Development at Kyambogo University was arrested last month for defiling the victim, a pupil at Ssekiboobo Primary School.
14:47
14:47

Kotido Municipality Residents Decry Insecurity Kotido district 3 1

Emmanuel Lokiru, a resident of Kapsenyang village in North division told URN that the unidentified thugs invaded his home stealing 25 chickens that he had planned to sell on the next day of the market
14:34
14:34

Minister Otaffire: Attack on Security Personnel, Installations Linked to Criminal Gangs Nakaseke District 1 2

According to Gen. Otafiire, the attacks do not indicate a manifestation of rebel activities in the country. He told URN in an interview from Gulu City on Wednesday that some of the attackers have been arrested and put out of action while conducting criminal activities using the guns they had stolen from security personnel.
14:24
14:24

Joint Security Forces in Karamoja Turn to Inter District Peace Dialogues Cattle rustlers 1 4

Brig Gen Joseph Balikudembe, the UPDF 3rd Division Commander says the operations against illegal guns have yielded results and are now introducing community dialogues to understand how best they can maintain peace.
14:24
14:24

69 People Arrested in Security Operations 1

Following these murders in the city, on Saturday night police started carrying out night patrol in the city and its suburbs. The patrols are being carried out by police officers both on foot and with the police patrol vehicles.
13:29
13:29

Monitor Loses Bid to Stay Hearing of Museveni Defamation Suit Edwin Karugire 2 Top story

In his ruling delivered Wednesday morning, Civil Division High Court Judge Musa Ssekaana, says the suit will proceed before him to its logical conclusion, arguing that the court’s power to exercise discretion to stay court proceedings before it can be exercised judicially and in the public interest. “…the same should not be used to cause delay of hearings or inconvenience to the other party or result into public mischief,” he said.
12:12
12:12

Access to Police Stations Restricted Over Attacks on Security Personnel 2

Police commanders in areas of Kampala Metropolitan and other districts have responded by using sandbags to erect perimeter walls and build blast walls, or ropes to enclose some areas.
12:12
12:12

Unknown Gunmen Rob Mobile Money Agent in Mayuge area

Nambi says that assailants fled through a feeder road connecting Magamaga town council to Musita-Lumino highway but residents were hesitant to pursue them since they were armed.
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