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17:34
17:34

Pictorial: Churches Reopen After Six Months of Closure

Last week, President Museveni said that the places of worship should open on condition that there are 70 congregants.
10:47
10:47

Pictorial: Al Hajji Nasser Ntege Ssebaggala's Vigil

Sebaggala died on Saturday morning at International Hospital Kampala, according to family sources. He was 72 years old. At IHK he was diagnosed with intussusception; a condition in which one segment of intestine inverts within another, causing an intestinal obstruction. URN was at the vigil and brings you the pictures.
07:32
07:32

Pictorial; Tear Gas, Heavy Deployment in Hima NRM Polls NRM primaries 4

There was a heated contest between the incumbent, John Katura Musana and his sole rival Tom Maate Wa’bukombi. The election was characterised by heavy security deployment in the town council because of the high tension between supporters of the rival camp.
04:51
04:51

Pictorial; Celebrating Six Years of HRH Gabula Nadiope IV on the Throne

The coronation anniversary was themed around rallying masses to abide by the Ministry of Health set guidelines to stop the spread of COVID-19.
23:31
23:31

Pictorial; Highlights of NRM Primaries in Kawempe

Declaration of results was further delayed when a candidate Juliet Mugisha protested some results and she and her opponent were asked to bring declaration forms to compare notes. Mugisha who was leading still emerged victoriously.
20:56
20:56

Pictorial: How NRM Members Discarded SOPs in Kawempe North Primaries NRM Primaries Top story

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all voters appearing at polling stations were required to wear a face mask, wash hands and maintain physical distance of at least one meter to avoid infection.
15:02
15:02

Pictorial; Chaos in Rubanda as MP Musasizi Wins Party Flag

According to the poll results declared the winner by the Rubanda District NRM Party Registrar, Monday AggreyMusasizi garnered 23,330 votes to defeat his rival and incumbent Rubanda District Chairperson, Kenneth Jogo Biryabarema who polled 22,412 votes.
17:45
17:45

Pictorial: High Turn Up, Delays and Early Celebrations in Bundibugyo NRM Primaries

By 10:00AM most of the voters were already at their respective polling stations in the two constituencies of Bughendera and Bwamba.
17:41
17:41

Pictorial- The Battle Between Police and Chameleone's Supporters NUP

Police said Mayanja had disregarded all guidelines put in place by the Ministry of Health, to control the spread of coronavirus disease-COVID-19. Police used teargas to control the supporters who had become rowdy.
12:10
12:10

Pictorial; Modern Market Changes the Face of Kasese

The structure, whose construction started two years ago, was facilitated by the government of Uganda with funding from the African Development Bank (ADB) under the Markets and Agricultural Improvement Project (MATIP).
07:58
07:58

Pictorial; Security Beefed Up After Basongora, Bakonzo Clashes in Kasese

The two groups are fighting over the 1,100 acres land that was given to them by the government in 2007 for settlement. The two clusters are accusing one another of grabbing each other's land.
13:09
13:09

Pictorial: Tumukunde Pays tribute to Busoga’s Fallen Gen. Kadoko Top story

Kadoko, who passed away at the age of 95 years, served as a military officer in both the Idi Amin and Milton Obote regimes.
18:57
18:57

Pictorial: New KCCA Executive Director Takes Over Office

Kisaka replaces Eng. Andrew Kitaka who has been acting executive director since Jennifer Musisi resigned in 2018.
18:44
18:44

Pictorial: Senior Police Officers Passed out at Bwebajja College

Among the police officers who received Master’s degrees include Senior Superintendent of Police Hilga Dauda, Caroline Akoth, Kayondo Hamis, John Aratu, Doris Achola, Doreen Ayesige and Jackson Musinguzi.
08:01
08:01

Pictorial; Families Thrilled as Gov't Lifts L.Kyoga Fishing Ban Minister Helen Adoa

The suspension of Fishing activities rendered thousands of households vulnerable because many of them solely depended on the lake for their livelihood. Many people, who had never been to their homes for long, had to relocate from landing sites that had become part of their lives.
08:34
08:34

Pictorial: European Union Tourism Retreat Enters Day Two

Tourism is one of Uganda’s top foreign exchange-earners with annual receipts of USD 1.6 billion brought in by 1.8 million tourists according to the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB). Out of the 1.8 million tourists, 1.3 million are foreigners while 500,000 are local tourists.
16:29
16:29

Pictorial: Traders Protesting Continued Closure of Arcades Top story

Several traders opened their shops in arcades and plazas by 7am, which prompted police to use force including firing bullets and teargas to compel them to close in line with the presidential directives.
19:16
19:16

Pictorial: Parliament Inter-denominational Prayers COVID-19 Pandemic

Parliament on Thursday convened Inter-denominational prayers marking the beginning of the Fifth and last Session of the Tenth Parliament under the theme “For When I am Weak, then I am Strong” derived from 2 Corinthians 12:10. Three Parliament Chaplains including the Anglican Chaplain Rev. Canon Christine Shimanya, the Catholic Chaplain Rev. Fr. Ponsiano Kawesa and the Imam of Parliament Al-hajj Adbulatif Ssebagala led the prayers in which legislators prayed for peaceful 2021 general election and the end to the Covid-19 pandemic.
17:16
17:16

Pictorial: Launch of Arua City Ben Kumumanya

The event was officially presided over by the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Local Government Ben Kumumanya
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