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16:53
16:53

Make Insurance Friendly-Boda bodas Tell Industry 2 6

Speaking at the first public interaction between the insurance industry leaders and the general public at the Uganda Insurance Week in Kampala, Kakooza, who was representing the “Kampala community” also accused the insurance operators of keeping a distance between themselves and the ordinary person.
16:41
16:41

Namuganza Attends Plenary, Sits on Front Bench Amid Uproar Nakawa-Naguru land 1 2

At least 348 out of the 356 legislators voted to censure the minister for alleged misconduct and violation of the oath of parliament. Namuganza's decision to sit on the front bench didnt go down well with some legislators.
16:21
16:21

Delayed Release of UCE, UACE Results Irks Parents 1

Sam Wayanga, one of the affected parents says that they realized that the examination body had witheld the results after failing to access the results from the online UNEB portal, both for Senior four and senior Six candidates.
14:53
14:53

Another UPDF Impostor Arrested in Kwania 1

Reports indicate that Byaruhanga had earlier called Omara who was dragged to Kwania Central Police Station (CPS) for assault demanding the money to “handle” the matter and “stop it from getting to court.”
14:51
14:51

Dilapidated School Left with a Third of its Learners 6 3

Charles Okello, the head teacher of the school blamed the high rate of absenteeism among pupils and the poor performance on the dilapidate status of the school. For example, in last year’s PLE exams where 37 pupils sat, only 17 candidates passed with the best scoring aggregate 17.
14:29
14:29

M23 Rebels Declare Cease Fire 2

The M23 cease-fire declaration came as 100 Burundian soldiers were deploying in Sake town, 27 kilometers west of Goma city under the East African Community Regional Force to prevent the advance of the rebels (M23).
14:17
14:17

PS Bigirimana Moots Performance Based Payment of Judicial Staff Judiciary 1 1

Bigirimana argues that the approach of remunerating judges and magistrates based on their individual performance levels in a given period of time will help to eliminate tendencies of laziness and unnecessary absenteeism of staff, which affects the timely dispensation of justice in the country.
14:10
14:10

Fire Guts House in Kasese fire outbreak 1 1

Preliminary reports indicate that the fire started from a candle that was left unattended on the bed after picking up their clothes from outside.
13:56
13:56

Catholics in Africa Call for Genuine Reforms, Hold Fast on Essential Principles 1

"We commit ourselves to overcoming rigid hierarchical structures, unhealthy autocratic tendencies, harmful clericalism and isolating individualism that undermine and weaken relationships between bishops, priests and laity.” -communique.
13:38
13:38

Katwe Police Investigating Murder by Shooting

According to Owoyesigyire, although the cause of the shooting is still unknown, there are reports that this could be a crime of passion following information indicating that Katamugaya accused the deceased of meddling in his affair with one Anita Namakula.
13:35
13:35

Man Arrested in Masindi For Alleged Murder suspect

The deceased picked up a quarrel with the suspect for unknown reasons, and in the process, Loiki used a blunt object that he used to hit Lokol on the head. He sustained deep cuts on the head and became unconscious.
11:42
11:42

Justice Kenneth Kakuru Dead 2 1 Top story

Justice Kakuru won the hearts of many Ugandans during the Age Limit Debate in 2018 when he delivered a dissenting judgment, saying that it was unlawful for the members of the Parliament to remove the Age Limit cap for one to stand for Presidency, the topmost office in the country which was previously at the age of 75.
11:36
11:36

She Cranes Coach Mugerwa Challenges World Netball Rankings, Calls for Review 2 1

Mugerwa's reaction was in response to the newest netball rankings published by the International Netball Federation, which saw Uganda's ranking drop to eighth position.
10:40
10:40

Fort Portal City North Division Councilors Demonstrate Over Delayed Allowances 3

Rose Kajubu, the Fort Portal City North Division Speaker, says that they met the Fort Portal City Clerk at the end of last month over the matter who promised to remit the money in a short time but since then, nothing has been done.
10:31
10:31

Judges Demand Expansion of Electronic Court System to Improve Efficiency Judiciary Uganda 2 2

Despite the considerable number of cases that would be adjudicated digitally, the system is installed in only one courtroom, hence frustrating its effectiveness.
10:23
10:23

Buwenge Woman Arrested On Allegations of Sexual Manipulation of Minors

A primary seven pupil revealed that she started attending Nakiwala's training sessions during the third term holiday when her parents were returning late from work and she was scared of living at home alone.
10:22
10:22

Jobs and Pay for Women, Barely Improved in 20 Years – Report

The jobs gap for women is a stubborn and damaging reality of the global Labour market but it is particularly worrying in developing countries, ILO said, with almost one in four women unable to find a job, compared with 16.6 per cent of men.
09:58
09:58

Masaka City Leadership Rejects Streetlights Citing Poor Quality Masaka City Council 1

According to Namayanja, the lights do not meet the quality specifications in the contract documents and therefore cannot produce the preferred light to serve the intended purpose. She says that compared to other existing solar-powered streetlights that were earlier installed in the city, the new ones produce very low light, yet they are expected to be brighter.
09:10
09:10

Two Killed After Fuel Tanker Overturns in Amuru 1

The Incident happened in Pachilo-Oduti village in the Atiak sub-county. The victims were traveling in a Mercedes Benz Actros Fuel Truck registration number SSD 826U/SSD 900A destined for Nimule in South Sudan from Gulu city.
09:04
09:04

260 Inmates Register for Plea Bargaining in Masindi 2

Asingah Baker Apollo, the Commissioner in charge of custodial sentences at Uganda Prisons Service, who represented the Commissioner General of Prisons, said that plea Bargaining has for the last few years ensured that there are more convicts in prisons compared to remand inmates.
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