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18:03
18:03

Vendors Ask Gov't to Halt Eviction From Wakaka Community Market 1 3

Wakaka Community, which is opposite the defunct African Textile Mills-ATM in Bugwere cell in Malukhu ward hosts over 200 vendors. It sits on an acre of land belonging to URC.
15:29
15:29

University Student Remanded for Defiling 13-Year-Old Girl 1

Aaron Wasswa, a student of Community Development at Kyambogo University was arrested last month for defiling the victim, a pupil at Ssekiboobo Primary School.
10:18
10:18

Mukono High Court Relocates to Permanent Home 2 2

Elizabeth Akuro Ogwalo, the Mukono High court Deputy registrar, says that the court has been operating in rented premises without basic facilities since 2016.
08:44
08:44

Kwoyelo's Trial: LRA Victim Breaks Down after Lawyer Challenges Testimony Thomas Kwoyelo 1

During the cross-examination conducted by Kwoyelo’s Lawyer Evans Ochieng, the victim revealed she was abducted from Pagak IDP camp where she resided after armed rebels overran the camp at about 4 pm. 

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10:55
10:55

Pictorial: Youth Mark Rwenzururu Palace Raid Anniversary by Planting Trees Top story

Sunday marked six years since the raid on the Rwenzurur palace, which climaxed with the arrest of Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere and 203 others.

Business and finance

18:08
18:08

Acholi Farmers Plant Over 400 Acres of Macadamia Trees in First Projet Year 6 1

Simon Odoc Ojok, the Northern Region Macadamia Project Coordinator, said that 12 sub-counties have so far been covered since the start of the project and the farmers have collectively planted about 420 acres of macadamia in Agago district under Chief Justice Owiny Dollo Charity Foundation.
18:03
18:03

Vendors Ask Gov't to Halt Eviction From Wakaka Community Market 1 3

Wakaka Community, which is opposite the defunct African Textile Mills-ATM in Bugwere cell in Malukhu ward hosts over 200 vendors. It sits on an acre of land belonging to URC.
17:12
17:12

URA Spends UGX 100M to Destroy Contraband Cigarettes 2 1

It is estimated that the government loses approximately Shillings 30 billion annually to the Illicit cigarette trade. Data from the Uganda Revenue Authority, indicate that between 2019 to 2022, up to 33 million sticks of cigarettes were seized and destroyed at the Nakasongola incineration facility.
16:16
16:16

Transport Paralyzed as Mpanga Bridge Breaks Down 5

Kitagwenda District Engineer Andrew Baguma told URN that the district does not have emergency funds to fix the bridge or provide an alternative route to the residents.

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