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18:28
18:28

MPs Stunned by Animal Compensation Irregularities in Soroti Soroti district 4 1

Simon Peter Edoru Ekuu, the Soroti District LC V Chairperson told the MPs that the local leaders have been sidelined in the exercise. He said that the district officials also depend on the information from the beneficiaries who have been given varying statuses on compensation.
15:59
15:59

Muhoozi Dropped as Commander Land Forces 1 Top story

The changes come moments after a series of tweets in which Kainerugaba announced that he was on a mission to raze colonial borders and capture Nairobi, within two weeks. The tweets which covered feeds since last evening sparked an online rage between Ugandans and Kenyans.
15:50
15:50

Opposition Wants Special Committee to Investigate Abductions 3 1

Addressing journalists in Parliament on Tuesday, Kiwanuka demanded that parliament constitutes a select committee to investigate abductions.
12:42
12:42

Reformed Warriors Demand Investigations into Continuous Killings

Lomongin Lokut another reformed warrior who now deals in local brew said most of the incidents especially killings happened just a few meters away from the army detach and in broad daylight.

Slideshow

11:32
11:32

Pictorial: Uganda Police Force Win Inter-Forces Games 2022 in Kasese Police FC

This year’s edition was hosted by Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA in Mweya, Queen Elizabeth National Park under the theme: “Interforce Collaboration a key to Effective Wildlife Protection”.

Business and finance

17:01
17:01

Mobile Money Companies Want Interest Converted Into Public Investment 1 5

Andrew Bugembe, MTN Uganda Chief Finance Officer, who has also been acting CEO since June, said talks are ongoing between the mobile money service providers and industry regulators to see how the money can be utilized more effectively. Sylvia Mulinge comes in at a time when the economy is distressed with high inflation and low public spending power.
16:12
16:12

Two Busia Engineers, Town Clerk in Trouble Over Alleged Abuse of Gov't Funds 4

The trio was arrested on the orders of Busia Resident District Commissioner, Michael Kibwika to help police investigations into the missing funds. According to Kibwika, the suspects failed to give proper accountability on how the money was spent.
12:59
12:59

Katosi Fishmongers Blame Fishermen for Bad Fishing Practices 4 1

Today silverfish is caught by light. Kerosene pressure lamps are floated on the water, attracting fish to the light. The fish is then fished out using scoop-nets pulled from the shores and from canoes. Joel Wamala, a fisherman at the site says using illegal fishing gear has affected stocks across the lake, reducing their earnings this season.
09:33
09:33

EU Parliament EACOP Resolution to Be Explained 3

Though from the onset, the European Union Delegation in Uganda indicated the resolution as not binding, Carolyn Andreessen the head of cooperation at EU commission delegation in Uganda, says this issue will be fully covered along with any matters arising from it, come the 26th October business forum.

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