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14:18
14:18

Kitgum Registers Decline in Covid-19 Testing 3 1

Simon Knox Okongo, the Kitgum District Surveillance Focal Point Person says for nearly a week now, only about 20 people voluntarily turned up for RDT and PCR test in three designated Covid-19 testing centers.
14:00
14:00

Residents Struggle to Access Services as Drugs Rot in Apaa Health Centre II 3 3

Ferdinand Ojera Severio, the General Secretary Apaa Township says that at least ten lives of children and pregnant mothers in the area were lost in the area since last year due to the lack of better health services.
12:40
12:40

Recent Events in Haiti, Mali Spur Questions on Safety of Presidents

Ever since President Museveni took over power in 1986, there have been very few reported cases of an attempt on his life. Save for two incidents documented by third parties, there is no known attempt on Museveni’s life. The first incident is reported in Journalist Daniel Kalinaki’s book; ‘Besigye and Uganda’s Unfinished Revolution.’

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12:23
12:23

Pictorial: Mysterious Underground Tunnels in Ngora District Top story

Odeke discovered the tunnels about three weeks ago while digging a pit latrine in his compound.

Business and finance

09:34
09:34

Fishermen Decry Low Catch on Lake Albert low fish catch 1

Gilbert Wanadi, dealing in fish business at Kyehoro landing site in Kikuube district, says for months now fish has been a major problem for fishmongers and consumers, leading to the high price of fish in the area.
09:11
09:11

Kisoro District Acquires Land for Industrial Park 3 1

The council’s decision follows a pledge made by President Museveni in January during the presidential campaigns. Museveni told the leaders to identify land where the park will be established.
17:38
17:38

Consultant Starts Architectural Review for USMID Road Designs in Kitgum 2 1

Kitgum Municipal Council signed a contract with Trio Consultants Ltd in June this year to supervise, China Railway 18 Bureau Group Co Ltd that was contracted to undertake the 16.6 Billion shillings road construction.
15:45
15:45

Lockdown Bites Hard Salon Business in Lira 5

The operators argue that the ban on transport has affected the movement of their clients. In some salons, the workers have been laid off due to low business.

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