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14:59
14:59

Bishop Wants All Girls Who Got Pregnant Back In School 2

According to Bishop Kitara, the girls are just victims of circumstances and should not be allowed to carry any blame or burden of their pregnancy, but instead blame should be placed on other stakeholders including the church, parents and leaders.
14:10
14:10

Gulu Hospital Accumulates UGX 260M Debt For Covid19 Patient Food COVID 19 1 1

Dr. James Elima, the l Director Gulu Regional Referral Hospital, says they haven’t paid food suppliers for four months. He says the situation has forced them to suspend providing breakfast to patients and cut down on the meals from three to one each day.
13:09
13:09

Police Brokers Refugees, Hosts Peace Talks After Deadly Attacks

Senior Superintendent of Police Richard Okullu says they received an intelligence report of a planned revenge attack by refugees on the host communities, a reason that informed the reconciliation meeting
12:42
12:42

130 Pregnancies Recorded among School Children in Tororo 3

Now the education department of Tororo District has found that 30 per cent of the female population might not return to school when the institutions are reopened because they will either still be pregnant, breastfeeding or even married. The department record shows that there were 87 impregnated girls in Osukulu county and another 46 in Molo sub-county.

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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.

Business and finance

12:28
12:28

Agriculture Minister Laments Agricultural Problems 4

Ssempija said farmers are grappling with a myriad of challenges related to illnesses like Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD), an infectious viral disease that causes fever and blisters in the mouth and feet of animals such as cattle.
12:19
12:19

Leaders in Amuru Disagree on Closure of Quarantine Center 1

Michael Lakony, the District LCV Chairperson wants the quarantine center closed to pave way for fumigation ahead of resumption of classes for candidates on October 15.
11:53
11:53

NWSC to Secure Boats to Facilitate Movement to Kachung Water Plant 3 1

Dr. Engineer Silver Mugisha, the Executive Director NWSC visited the plant on Wednesday to assess the effects of the floods following a report filed by the area manager.
11:31
11:31

Rushenyi Dairy Farmers Protest Non-Payment of UGX 670M 1 5

The farmers supplied milk to the dairy between January and September 2019.

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