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May 2023 25 results
16:14
16:14

Threatened Suspect in Nagirinya, Kitayimbwa Murder Case Seeks Transfer to Safer Location 1 Top story

Previously, Nasif Kalyango, another suspect in the case, had made similar claims of being threatened by Kasolo, who denied the allegations. Justice Isaac Muwata directed Uganda Prison Services to find a secure place to accommodate Kisekka.
15:56
15:56

Photo Exhibition Unveils Intersection of Uganda Martyrs, Piety and Politics 1 3

Dr. Tshimba said that while this year's exhibition serves as a launchpad for a larger, multimedia exhibition, next year's grand showcase holds even greater significance
15:42
15:42

Uganda Decries Protectionism in Africa Aviation 5

Uganda is yet to sign up to the Single African Air Travel Market as it prepares to host the continental aviation general meeting.
15:09
15:09

Rampant Cattle Raids In Sebei Attributed to Community Collaborators cattle raiding 1

Fredmark Chesang, the Sipi Region Police Spokesperson has estimated that approximately three out of every ten suspected cattle raiders arrested in operations are native to Sebei.
14:53
14:53

Hoima City Service Commissions Officials Arrested for Alleged Abuse of Office 1 1

The officials are Amir Nsamo, the Chairperson Hoima City Service Commission, Ahamad Mugisa, the Secretary to the Service Commission, Donald Bategeka, and Ibrahim Bigabwa both members of the commission.
14:43
14:43

Buganda Masaza Cup Organizers set June 24th for return of Tourney. 2 1

Ssekabembe confirmed that the opening match of the tournament will take place at Mutesa II Stadium in Wankulukuku, the same venue where the final of the previous edition was held.
14:36
14:36

Man Electrocuted in Namutumba area

According to reports, Kavuma was attempting to connect an illegal powerline to his cinema hall when he suffered a fatal electric shock. His body has been taken to Bugiri General Hospital mortuary, where it awaits a postmortem examination before being handed over to his family for burial.
13:27
13:27

Photographers Urged to Handle Unpaid Photos Ethically, Responsibly 6 2

During the workshop, which was attended by photography association leaders from six districts in the Kigezi Sub-region, several ethical concerns were raised. Of particular concern was the improper disposal of photos belonging to clients who had not fulfilled their payment obligations.
13:12
13:12

Court Dismisses Petition to Set Aside Ruling on Marriage Promise Compensation 2 1 Top story

Kyarikunda filed the petition on March 17, 2023, through M/S Nasike & Co Advocates, requesting that the ruling issued by the Kanungu Grade One Magistrates Court in civil suit number 024 of 2022 be overturned.
12:59
12:59

Gov't Appeals Nullification of Narcotic Drugs Act Isaac Ssemakadde 2

The May 24th, 2023 letter requests the Court to provide a certified copy of the ruling and the record of proceedings in Constitutional Petition Number One of 2017, which involved the case of Wakiso Miraa Growers and Dealers Association Limited versus the Attorney General.
12:41
12:41

Election of Bugungu Cultural Leader Illegal-Office of the President Hajji Yunus Kakande 2 1

Lukumu was elected as the Bugungu cultural leader last month during a function held at the Oil Land Hotel in Buliisa town council. Alongside him, Thomas Basaswaki was elected as the Clans Council Speaker, and Bonny Mukungi as the deputy.
12:31
12:31

Cyclist Stabbed to Death in Iganga

Nasur Muteguya, a rider was killed and his body was dumped in Kiboyo Wetland, in Nakigo sub-county, in Iganga District.
12:27
12:27

Cheptegei Upbeat About Rome Diamond League Joshua Cheptegei 2

Following his participation in the New York City Half Marathon, Cheptegei has been diligently preparing in Kapchorwa under the guidance of his Management Coach, Addy Ruiter. He is scheduled to depart from Uganda to Rome on May 30th, 2023.
12:14
12:14

Gov't Rolls Out Mass Vaccination Against Yellow Fever Ministry of Health 1 3

Dr. Diana Atwine, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health said on Tuesday that the exercise will be carried out in three phases ending next year.
11:02
11:02

Police Search for Missing Bugiri Inspector of Schools

The Busoga East police spokesperson, Diana Nandawula says that the suspected kidnappers first contacted Tenywa's relatives seeking a ransom of 10 Million Shillings, but they have currently increased it to 20 Million Shillings, coupled with threats of ending his life, if the money isn't delivered in the shortest time possible.
10:53
10:53

Adjumani Man Kills Refugee Over his Wife Domestic Violence 3

According to the Benon Byamukama, the Adjumani District police commander, the incident happened on Sunday, May 28, at around 9:00pm after the suspect found the deceased and the wife in bed together. Both the suspect and wife are under arrest.
08:38
08:38

Prof. Tamale To MPs: The Anti-Gay Law Will Equally Haunt You Makerere University 4 3

Prof. Tamale drew parallels between the Anti-Homosexuality law and the Public Order Management Act of 2013, which aimed to regulate the freedom of assembly and peaceful demonstrations.
08:28
08:28

RDCs, RCCs Warned Against Siding with Land Grabbers. land grabbing 2 5

Hajji Yunus Kakande, the Permanent Secretary in the Office of the President, expressed concern over some RDCs and their deputies being implicated in aiding land grabbing and siding with land grabbers, emphasizing the need to condemn such actions.
08:18
08:18

Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Act Raises Concerns for HIV Response, Global Bodies Warn UNAIDS

In a joint statement, signed by Peter Sands, the Executive Director of the Global Fund, Winnie Byanyima, the head of UNAIDS, and Ambassador John Nkengasong, the US Global AIDS Coordinator, the organizations expressed concerns that the law will impede health education and outreach efforts critical for ending AIDS as a public health threat.
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08:08

Residents Appeal for Prompt Clearing of Fuel Tankers URA 2 2

The plea comes in the wake of a recent incident where a fuel tanker, which had been delayed at the border point, caught fire, causing panic among the community.
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