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15:12
15:12

Opposition to Boycott Plenary Sittings Over Security Raid of NUP Offices 2021 general polls. 3 1

According to Mpuuga, the Shadow Cabinet has notified the office of the Speaker of the emerging concerns, adding that if the government fails to respond to their demands, they will extend the boycott until the issues at hand are appropriately responded to by the Affairs Minister or the Prime Minister, the Head of Government Business in the House.
13:12
13:12

Trouble Brews at Netball Federation as Minister Orders Babirye out of office 1 1 Top story

Janet Museveni conveyed this directive in her October 4, 2023 letter, to the Chairperson of the National Council of Sports, Ambrose Tashobya, instructing him to ensure that Kityo vacates the office immediately.
12:46
12:46

Nebbi Teachers Dodge Classes Over Multiple Loans 4

According to education authorities in the district, most of the affected teachers borrowed between two to three loans from money lenders, microfinance institutions, Savings and Credits Cooperative Societies (SACCOS), as well as commercial banks and have failed to repay.
11:08
11:08

Minister Challenges Manufacturers to Ehnance Standards for International Markets 2 1

Recent data from the Ministry of Finance reveals that in June, Uganda imported goods worth USD 898.0 million and exported products worth USD 650.57 million, resulting in a trade deficit of USD 247.43 million.
10:59
10:59

Woman Wanted for Assaulting Husband to Death police 1

Ronald Okaro, a resident disclosed in an interview with Uganda Radio Network that they heard Macu screaming for help and rushed to the scene. He says that to their shock, they found him lifeless, lying in a pool of blood inside their house.
10:46
10:46

Acholi Leaders Blame Low Productivity Among Men on Alcohol Abuse 1 3 Top story

Emmanuel Orach, the Nwoya District Chairperson says most men both young and old in the sub-region have resorted to spending their most valuable time in bars drinking alcohol while abandoning parental duties to women.
10:35
10:35

Nabilatuk, Abim Districts Get First Ambulances Since Existence 1 2 Top story

The Nabilatuk District Health Officer, Dr. Peter Lokwang, expressed his gratitude after receiving the ambulances at the Ministry of Health headquarters in Kampala. He revealed that since their district's creation in 2018, they have been without any ambulance services.
10:25
10:25

Kabale Recording Over 1300 Teenage Pregnancies Annually 6 2 Top story

Dr. Gilbert Mateeka's report indicated that Kabale District registered 1,346 teenage pregnancies in 2020, 1,479 cases in 2021, and 1,478 cases in 2022. He also mentioned a significant number of undocumented cases not included in the report, as the victims never seek professional medical assistance.
08:07
08:07

Motorcycle Rider Dies in an Accident 1

David Amanya Mukanyeki was riding a motorcycle registration number UFW 388 N TVS coming from Fort Portal heading to Kasese when he rammed into a parked Mercedes ML registration number UAP 780L and died on the spot.
08:03
08:03

Napak Residents Asked to Embrace Kitchen Gardening to Fight Hunger crop failures 2 1

Abraham Nangiro, the Napak District Agricultural Officer, says that the communities should consider starting up kitchen gardens for vegetables to improve food security instead of sitting to wait for relief support. However the district officials have advised the residents to make the best use of the available water sources such as boreholes to grow vegetables in order to rescue the hunger situation and avert malnutrition.
07:46
07:46

Makerere Students Initiate Campaign to Combat Alarming Dropout Rates 2 4 Top story

Speaking to journalists today at Makerere University’s Freedom Square, Maseruka said that approximately 1,000 students drop out of the institution each academic year due to their inability to afford tuition fees.
07:33
07:33

UHRC Closes File on Missing NUP Supporters as families Decline to Cooperate with Investigators 4

The Commission received a list of 30 persons from the NUP Secretariat and commenced investigations. Some of the person on list were reportedly taken away by the infamous drones. However, Commission chairperson Mariam Wangadya has said that during investigations, 18 of the 30 listed missing persons could not be traced.
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