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19:37
19:37

Boda Boda Riders Given 3 Days Ultimatum to Process Driving Licenses 2

Meanwhile, road accidents recorded in the first week of the new year were 340 involving 324 victims of which 79 people died. Other 245 people are in various hospitals nursing injuries sustained in Boda boda, taxi and bus accidents.
18:24
18:24

National Team Prepares Ahead of World Cross Country Championships 1

Njia, also the Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) Vice President for Technical says the camp which commenced on Monday will end on February 11 before the team leaves for the World event slated for February 18th in Bathurst, Australia.
18:09
18:09

Four Charged over Raping Minor to Death on Christmas, Remanded 1

Her Worship Tabaruka remanded Ahumuza, Akankwasa, and Akanyijuka to Ndorwa government prison. She also remanded Tumukunde to Kabale remand home on the basis that he is still a juvenile (below 18 years) who needs rehabilitation. The suspects will re-appear before the court on February 7, this year.
17:54
17:54

New Highly Contagious COVID-19 Strain Worries Experts COVID-19 surge 3

The XBB family of variants caught virologists’ attention a few months ago because it contains more mutations to evade immunity than any other variant. It has a mutation that global virologists believe is helping the virus better bind to cells and thus be more transmissible.
17:36
17:36

Security Arrests Minors in ADF Ranks 2 1

The agencies conducted separate raids since December 24, 2022, and established that minors were recruited from parts of Busoga, Wakiso, Luweero and Kasese districts. One of the minors told the police that he was recruited from Mayuge by one Hussein Musana and linked up with another juvenile from Kasese district.
17:36
17:36

Budget Committee Queries Gov’t Priorities for Next Financial Year 1 8

State Minister for Finance Henry Musasizi said several challenges have resulted in a rise of public debt and its servicing costs and to adapt to this environment, the projected resource envelope for the next financial Year budget has reduced by 2.54 trillion Shillings from 25.402 trillion in the current financial year to 22.86 trillion.
17:00
17:00

Acholi MPs Want Killer Buses Probed 3 1

MP Gilbert Olanyasays ever since the Kamdini incident, the bus company has resumed normal operation without the government establishing the clear cause of the crash.
16:52
16:52

Police Prefers 10 More Counts Against Music Promoter Abby Musinguzi 1 2

Investigators led by Kampala Metropolitan Police Criminal Investigations Department boss Bob Kagura, say that the cases result from a collection of evidence collected from statements that were recorded by hospitalized party-goers who witnessed the events unfolding on the fateful day.
16:31
16:31

MPs Want Fisheries Bill Declared Law Without President's Approval 1 2

The Ugandan Constitution provides that a bill may become law without the President’s assent if he returns it to Parliament two times. Now, Bbaale County Member of Parliament Charles Tebandeke and Susan Mugabi from Buvuma District, are bothered that President Yoweri Museveni has failed his statutory mandate on the Fisheries Bill.
16:30
16:30

Five Suspected Car Robbers Arrested in the Albertine car thieves 3 1

The suspects are linked to the theft of nine cars that were stolen in the region from December 2022 to January 2023, and were arrested between Friday and Sunday
16:08
16:08

Over 1000 Cases of Hydrocele Treated in Lango Sub Region Sight Savers Uganda 5 1

The Lango LF-MMDP project being implemented by Sight Savers, an international non-governmental organization is providing surgeries for hydrocele and lymphedema in the nine districts comprising the Lango sub-region and will come to an end in September this year.
16:03
16:03

Kenya, Tanzania Battle for East, Central Africa Logistical Superiority 1

"Upon completion of the SGR, Tanzania will be in a better position to utilise its strategic geographical position to facilitate cross-border trade." -President Samia Suluhu Hassan.
15:59
15:59

Lotisan Residents Flee Homes as Jie Warriors Kill Three, Steals 252 Cows Lotisan sub county 1 2

John Robert Adupa, the LC 3 chairperson for Lotisan Sub-county said that residents have fled their homes in Kobebe following the massive raids. According to Adupa, the locals took off and left the three lifeless bodies at the kraal where the incident took place.
15:46
15:46

70-Year-Old Arrested Over Granddaughter's Death

According to Marutu, the suspects convinced the minor over the weekend to join him to graze goats in the bush. It is alleged that while in the bush, the suspect raped the minor before strangling her and dumping her body in the bush.
14:00
14:00

Mbarara Central Market Facilities Worth UGX10 Million Vandalized 1 5

The Mbarara City South Division Council Mayor, Jomo Mugabe, says that the vandals have destroyed and stolen some of the facilitates that include Yaka meters, switches, doors, and their frames on level 4.
12:32
12:32

Police Foils Demonstration Over Kilembe Mines Hospital, Arrest Mayor, Division Chairperson 3 3 Top story

Julius Baguma Bwambale, one of the residents said they wanted to get a detailed explanation on why the Ministry of Health took the decision to withdraw drugs from Kilembe mines hospital yet it’s the only large facility in the area serving over eight sub-counties.
12:08
12:08

FUFA Drum Final: Lango Province Determined to Overturn First Leg Defeat 1 1

However, Lawrence Egole, the chairperson of Lango Province blamed the loss to minor mistakes despite their players played well. He further notes that they remain hopeful of overturning the result when the two teams battle again in the second leg final due on 15th January, 2023 at Akii-Bua Stadium in Lira city.
12:00
12:00

Contractors Finally Hand over Masaka Central Market Masaka City Council 1 2

The 18.05 billion Shillings modern market was constructed under the second phase of the Markets and Agricultural Trade Improvement Program-MATIP II, which was funded by a loan from the African Development Bank-ADB. The three-storied market has 761 stalls and 89 lockups
11:00
11:00

Former Warriors Want Startup Capital After Vocational Training vocational skills 4 5

Emmanuel Kere from Karenga district who trained in welding and metal fabrication told URN that he grew up in cattle raids and changing his mind to believe that there are alternatives to making money was not easy.
09:53
09:53

Eleven Sisters Take Perpetual Vows 3 1

The sisters committed to living a life of chastity, poverty, and obedience before the Lugazi Diocesan Bishop Christopher Kakooza as the main celebrant and the Mother Superior General, Sr. Mary Christine Nakitende who heads the congregation of St. Francis.
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