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13:55
13:55

Court Martial Jails 19 Karimojong Rustlers 1

“This honorable court is mandated to protect people and their properties by punishing such armed criminals who have turned guns as their business to kill and rob peoples’ property. Let the Law punish them harshly to act as a deterrent and example to others carrying out such heinous acts,” Lt Hirya prayed.
11:57
11:57

President's Office Orders Abim RDC to Vacate Medical Superintendent's House

Haji Yunus Kakande, the Under Secretary Office of the President, says that he has already instructed the RDC to vacate the house in question. “I have told her to leave that house immediately if indeed she evicted the medical superintendent,” he said.
15:58
15:58

LCI Boss Remanded for Torturing Theft Suspect 1

It is alleged that the torture victim was arbitrarily made to pay one cow and three goats as fines for stealing a mobile phone worth 35,000 shillings, which prompted him to run to court seeking justice.

Slideshow

11:22
11:22

Pictorial: Pedestrians, Motorists Compete for Space on Non-Motorised Transport Corridor Top story

The Non-Motorized Transport Corridor-NMT, which is the first of its kind in Kampala and funded by the government is meant to reduce congestion by giving leeway to pedestrians and cyclists.

Business and finance

16:01
16:01

Grain Council Tasks Gov’t to Streamline Maize Trade 1 5

Chris Kaijuka, the Chairperson of Grain Council of Uganda, says that 90 percent of Uganda’s maize going to Kenya is exported informally, something he describes as unfortunate.
15:26
15:26

Dysfunctional Hatcheries Hamper Fish Farming in Northern Uganda 5

Oyet, who has seven ponds, says because of the expense and scarcity of fingerlings, fish farmers like him have resorted to buying catfish caught by fishermen from swamps and other small water bodies to put in their ponds.
15:14
15:14

UCAA Renews Licenses of Seven Air Operators 2 2

Eng. Ronny Barongo , the UCAA Director of Safety, Security and Economic Regulation, says the committee looks into the applicant's documents to ensure that they meet the requirements.
15:03
15:03

Gov't Agencies Launch Crackdown On Media Advertising 'Fake Herbal Drinks' 3 1

Section 33 (1)(c) of the National Drug Policy and Authority Act, Cap 206 prohibits the advertisement and publication of information that aimed to promote the use of a drug for prevention or treatment of any disease or relating to enhancing human potency.

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