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Dec 2022 27 results
16:05
16:05

Bishop Andaku Calls for Repentance Over Poverty in West Nile 1 3

While delivering his New year message at Emmanuel Cathedral Mvara on Friday Andaku stressed that it’s a big shame that West Nile region is second after Karamoja region in terms of high poverty burden in the country. He pointed out that laziness is the main driver of the high poverty levels in the sub region something he advised the public to desist from in the coming new year.
15:42
15:42

Electricity Year Ender 2022: When Ugandans Witnessed Nationwide Power Blackouts 1 Top story

January 2023 will come with reforms ending a single-buyer monopoly by UECTL in the purchase of all electricity generated in the country. The transmission sector is being opened up to more players.
15:32
15:32

Deceased Bus Collision Victims Named 5 5 Top story

Police have since identified five of the deceased as Alphose Murara, the driver of Oxygen Bus, his Conductor David Omedo, Jacord Gakuru, the driver of Volcano Bus, Etiene Hakizimana, and Mustafah Ishingiro, both believed to be passengers.
15:07
15:07

Brother, 4 Others Confess to Murdering Rwandan National 1 Top story

“We found the victim in the morning hit several times by unknown people who also robbed his house items. The suspects fled the scene after committing the crime. This was after robbing his house,” the detective said.
14:54
14:54

Police Fire Teargas To Break Up Opposition End of Year Prayers 5 1 Top story

Speaking after a short prayer, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, aka Bobi Wine, the president of the National Unity Platform, said the actions of the police shouldn’t demoralize the change-seeking Ugandans.
14:50
14:50

Police Impounds Guns From Security Guards in Luwero Over One Guard Deployments 1 2

Living Twazagye, the Luwero District Police Commander explains that private security companies put the lives of the guards at risk when they deploy one person who can't fight back when attacked.
13:12
13:12

Police Cautions Public on Display of Fireworks on New Year in Rwenzori West 1

However, while addressing journalists on Friday, ASP Norman Musinga, the Rwenzori West Regional Police Commander said the office of the Inspector General of Police has only approved 24 places to display fireworks on the New year and thus cautioned those that haven't got the approval to desist from carrying out any display.
12:00
12:00

CHAN 22: Micho Counts on Early Preps, Friendlies to End Cranes Group Stage Curse 3 1 Top story

Micho said the Cranes will play a series of friendly matches against Africa’s Power Houses, Sudan, Cameroon, and Mali before they play Swiss Super League outfits, FC Lausanne, in Tunisia.
11:38
11:38

Four Arrested for Hacking Man in Kibaale to Death murder

Cornelius Kaija, a resident of the area told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Friday morning that the incident happened near his home.
11:29
11:29

King Oyo Tasks Parents to Teach Children Cultural Norms, Values 1 1

Omukama Oyo was speaking at the Annual General Meeting of the Abagaya clan at Whispering Gardens in Fort Portal City on Thursday evening.
11:18
11:18

Kabale Municipality MP Renews Protest against USMID Road Contractor 6 1

The Assistant Commissioner of Monitoring and Evaluation in the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Smith Twinamasiko, said that the Ministry was considering “so many” options before terminating the contract given to Multiplex company, including the need for subcontracting another company to finish the job in time.
11:07
11:07

Cheptegei to Face Barega, Kipruto in San Silvestre 10KM Road Race Joshua Cheptegei 1 Top story

The 1000M and 5000M world champions will face tough opposition from Kenyan 10km road race world record holder Rhonex Kipruto and Ethiopia’s 10000M Olympic gold medalist, Selemon Barega.
10:58
10:58

Thugs Rob UGX50M from Mobile Money Operators 1

According to Ssebayiga and Babirye, the thugs forcefully pulled out them, picked up the bag containing their money, and vanished with six mobile phones. The duo says their attackers fled the scene in a vehicle registration number UAS 976P.
10:41
10:41

Religious Leaders in Acholi Commit to Ending Environmental Destruction by 2023 COP27 1 4

While issuing their 2022 end-of-year statement on Thursday from the Residence of the Catholic Archbishop John Baptist Odama Gulu City, the clerics said that they will be working to defeat the true enemies of man including racism, poverty, inequality, and climate crisis.
10:26
10:26

Police Gives Scrap Dealers Ten Days to Surrender Vandalized Electricity Equipment police spokesperson 1

The Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, James Mubi announced the ultimatum on Thursday, saying that they resolved to give the scrap dealers time to cooperate since many are still harboring vandalized electricity equipment in their warehouses.
10:02
10:02

Ebola Outbreak: Health Workers Leave Mubende Without Pay Ministry of Health 1 6 Top story

Dr. Joseph Longoli, one of the more than 100 health workers deployed in the Ebola treatment unit told URN on Thursday evening by the time he left Mubende on Christmas Eve out of frustration, they had not received any money or any explanation from MOH.
09:17
09:17

Lwengo Accident: Police Summon School Director Over Shuttle Turned Taxi 1

Richard Komakecth, the Greater Masaka Regional Traffic Police Commander told URN that he summoned Nsereko to explain the circumstances, under which his school van was turned into a passenger service van.
08:52
08:52

Bus Collision Claims Six 2 Top story

Our reporter at the scene counted six lifeless bodies. Among the dead is the driver of the Oxygen bus. The identities of the deceased passengers were not readily available.
08:36
08:36

Boxing Fraternity Renews Calls for Zebra’s “Justice” 2 4 Top story

“I started boxing in 2019, and Zebra was my coach for some time, his death sent me back honestly although he had made me a little popular before his death, my only wish is to see justice, we might not want to see who killed him, but at least the government should push his legacy, let them accomplish the gym he had started”, Denis Mutebi, one of the boxers said
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