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11:39
11:39

Decaying Cultures, Shaky Families Blamed for New Suicide Rates 5

James Tumusiime, an author and a strong enthusiast of Traditional African Values, attributes the trend to the gradual breakdown of social-cultural bonds that shaped the behaviours of the ancient society for their common good. He indicates that the African culture treated any form of self-killings, as an abomination that was strongly discouraged by the community.
13:15
13:15

Apac Businessmen Held Over Deploying Street Kids to Steal 2

The arrest stemmed from a confession by some street kids to security that they were being used by the arrested businessmen to go and steal for them scrap metals in exchange of food.
13:00
13:00

Man Who Treated Bush War Fighters Demands UGX 1B Compensation ISO 4 3

“After the war, ISO promised to give Mr Mugisa 8 million shillings to enable him rehabilitate himself. However, up to now, this poor man has not yet received anything and he is now a laughing stock before the Movement detractors,” reads Jacob Asiimwe’s letter
12:37
12:37

200 COVID-19 Patients in Acholi Still Mixing with Community Ministry of Health

According statistics obtained from the surveillance and case management committed, there 28 active cases that have not been evacuated for treatment in Omoro; 35 in Gulu, 7 in Nwoya, 15 in Amuru, 6 in Lamwo, 5 in Kitgum and 168 in Aswa Hydropower Dam.

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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.

Business and finance

11:17
11:17

Fire Guts Vitafoam Mattress Factory in Njeru 1

The fire started at around 9 a.m. today, and according to Ssezibwa Regional Police Spokesperson Hellen Butoto, the police fire brigade is still on the site working to put it out.
11:07
11:07

Jinja Residents Anxious about New City Status urban planning 2

The residents fear that being part of the city could affect their ownership to customary land, a developement which exposes them to land grabbers. Others fear that their buildings were not planned for the city, fearing that the elevation is pushing them into a status to which they do not belong and that they will most likely be subjected to taxes.
13:22
13:22

Fishermen in Kitagwenda Decry Illegal Landing Site Mahyoro 2 1

Patrick Ngiragizi one of the fishermen at Nyakera Landing Site says that the fishermen could have taken an advantage of loopholes in the security around the lake to engage in the illegal activity.
11:57
11:57

North Kigezi, Kinkizi Dioceses Get UGX 500M Water Project

The 500 Million Shillings water scheme was constructed with funding from Tear fund organization, a United Kingdom funding agency based in England.

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