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18:11
18:11

Uganda Slow In Adopting Cervical Cancer Testing Innovations - Dr. Origa Ministry of Health 3

While countries have adopted technologies that enable women collect vaginal samples on their own and submit them for testing, Dr Martin Origa, a Gynecologist Oncologist based at Uganda Cancer Institute says they still exclusively rely on physician collected samples.
16:56
16:56

Ugandan Doctors Recognized for Excellence in Cancer Care 2

Dr. Martin Origa a Gyne-oncologist and Dr. Solomon Owino a biomedical engineer were shortlisted by the UCI to go to South Korea under the support of the Korean Foundation for International Health to get skilled in different aspects of cancer care.
16:40
16:40

Idi Amin Memorial Lecture Flops 1 1

In a statement, Kaps Fungaroo Hassan, the Public Relations Officer of the Central Organising Committee for the Idi Amin Dada Memorial Lecture and Prayers confirmed that they wrote a letter to Dr. Chrysostom Muyingo, the minister of Education in charge of higher education but they are yet to receive a feedback.
16:27
16:27

Lira City Council to Pay UGX 600,000 for Chairs Destroyed During Fight 2 1

Trouble began when James Acela, a councilor representing Omito Ward in the Division Council questioned the Speaker Daniel Okello why the council meeting was being held in a hotel instead of the designated council hall.
16:13
16:13

Britam Boosts Collective Investment Schemes with Short-Term Interest on Fixed Investment

This follows the launch of the Fixed Income Money Market Fund (FIMMF) dubbed Britam Easy Earner, with the promise of competitive interest rates, according to Britam Assets General Manager Ronald Kasolo.
15:48
15:48

Withdrawal of Charges Against Kayihura Excites Kisoro Leaders, Residents 7 1

The charges including failure to protect war materials, failure to supervise police officers, and abetting kidnap were withdrawn on Wednesday before a seven-member panel led by Brigadier General Freeman Robert Mugabe.
14:19
14:19

Kasese Municipal Leaders Moot Plans to Relocate Mubuku Irrigation Primary school

Teddy Kasambangene Kyakimwa, the Kasese municipal secretary for production said sources if the primary school does not have adequate learners to fully utilize the structures and the staff and recommended that the school be shifted to a more demanding population.
13:43
13:43

Four Killed in Renewed Attack in Apaa Apaa Land Conflict 4 1

Charles Okoya, the Vice Chairperson of Apaa Sub-Parish in Apaa Township told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Friday that the assailants numbering about 100 men had camped in the area for one week.
13:09
13:09

Head Teachers in Pader Accused of Diverting UGX 51m UPE Funds 3

The head teachers were accused of collecting a minimum of 300,000 Shillings from each of the 170 primary schools for a planned tour, and training at the Uganda Management Institute, UMI.
12:49
12:49

Six Boxers Picked to Participate in Olympic Qualifiers 1

The six boxers include bomber captain Joshua Tukamuhebwa (63kgs), Jonathan Kyobe (57kgs), Isaac Zebra Ssenyange (71kgs), Grace Nakinga (50kgs), Shafik Mawanda (51kgs), and former Olympian Shadir Musa Bwogi (80kgs).
12:19
12:19

Court Asks For Written Submissions in Lawyer Kalali Case Against ULS 1 2

The parties including Kalali who was representing himself and lawyer Isaac Kyagaba for the Uganda Law Society also framed legal issues that they want the court to decide about when it's to deliver it's decision.
12:05
12:05

Anti Monusco Protests: Death Toll Rises to 43 1

In a statement released on Friday by the Congolese Ministry of Communication and Media, the number of deaths has increased to 43.
11:53
11:53

Minister Urges Health Training Institutions to Align Admissions with Facilities 4 1

The minister’s directive comes at a time when health training institutions both government and private are experiencing a surge in students who seek to enroll in their facilities most especially on certificate level.
11:39
11:39

Five Nominated for Hoima LCV Chairperson Race election 3

The nominated candidates are Uthman Mubarak Kadir Mugisa of the National Resistance Movement-NRM party, Patrick Musinguzi of the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC, Moses Aguda of the National Unity platform-NUP, Lenox Mugume of the National Economic Empowerment Dialogue (NEED) party and Vincent Muhumuza Savana who came on independent ticket.
11:30
11:30

Judiciary Operationalizes Three New High Courts Jamson Karemani 1

Lady Justice Flavia Nabakooza was taken to the Land Division while the outgoing Judiciary Public Relations Officer, Justice Jamson Karemani deployed to Kiboga as the first Judge of the Circuit.
11:16
11:16

Cattle Rustlers Still Hesitant on Voluntarily Handover of Guns south karamoja 1

Currently, the joint security forces are conducting community peace dialogues to convince the cattle raiders to voluntarily hand over their guns without prosecution. The initiative has yielded results from the districts in Northern Karamoja such as Abim, Kotido, Kaabong and Karenga. However, there has been some resistance from the districts in the south Karamoja that comprises Moroto, Napak, Amudat, Nabilatuk and Nakapiripirit.
09:58
09:58

FPU Destroys Illegal Fishing Gear on Lake George

Captain Julius Ankunda, the head of the Fisheries Protection Unit on L. George and Kazinga channel, said the illegal fishing gear was collected over one month during different operations on the lake.
07:25
07:25

UNBS Asks Butchers To Improve Quality Of Meat Sold 4

UNBS says all butchers in Uganda should acquire and follow the existing Uganda Standard, "US 736: 2019 Hygienic Requirements for Butcheries", and ensure that their premises meet the hygiene standards.
07:01
07:01

Minister Orders Arrest Of PDM Committees In Serere Extortion in PDM 1 3

Adoa who doubles as the Serere Woman Member of Parliament was enraged when she heard that the PDM cash had been paid to ghost beneficiaries in Osokotoit and Aisin A villages. The Minister’s anger flared when she heard that the PDM committee sidelined two villages of Okulukulun and Atapar while selecting beneficiaries for funding.
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