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18:44

NUP Demands Release of 100 Members Arrested over Swearing Disruption Claims , Benjamin Katana 2 3

“They raided homes; a number of our comrades were abducted from different areas between 10th and 11th May. We are reliably informed that most of them are being held at CMI headquarters in Mbuya and are being subjected to all manner of torture and humiliation." -Joel Ssenyonyi, NUP Spokesman
13:28
13:28

Hungry, Jobless Youth Tricked, Accused of Plotting to Disrupt Museveni Swearing -Families Kawempe division 1 4 Top story

According to family members of some detained suspects who spoke to URN, some people claiming to be government officials hoodwinked area youth chairperson Kibirige Peter Clever of Bwaise I parish to mobilize youth that would attend a youth meeting at Club Whispers Kanyanya, saying that government wanted to register youths who would benefit from upcoming youth projects cash.
18:52
18:52

2,467 minors Defiled, Impregnated in Kabale Teenage Pregnancies 2 8

Monica Muhumuza Nzeirwe, Kabale District Probation Officer revealed to our reporter on Friday afternoon that her office has recorded 2,467 cases of girls aged under 18 who were impregnated since March 2020.
17:39
17:39

Man Kills Wife and Housemaid she Caught him Raping 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the suspect as Shaban Musisi resident of Kasenge village in Kyengera town council of Wakiso district, who killed both his wife Ruth Nakkazi and his rape victim Scovia Abed today.

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08:59

Pictorial: Head of States Arrive for Museveni's Swearing-in Ceremony

The Presidents included Salva Kiir of South Sudan, Ethiopia’s Sahle Worke Zewde and Alpha Conde of Guinea. Others were Felix Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Evariste Ndayishimiye of Burundi, and Hage Geingob of Namibia. The Presidents were received by ministers, officials from foreign affairs at Entebbe International Airport.

Business and finance

12:48
12:48

Experts Blame Karamoja Floods on Environmental Degradation

Mr.John Lodungokol, the Assistant Commissioner crop production in the ministry of Agriculture, told URN on Sunday that the environmental degradation in Karamoja was the main cause of floods that always hit the region.
18:11
18:11

Maracha District Emyooga Beneficiaries Protest Delayed Remittance of Funds Emyooga Program 3 1

The Emyoga group members became bitter particularly with the district commercial officer for cancelling the training and funds cannot be released before the training is conducted. The angry members demanded an immediate apology from the officials.
17:25
17:25

I'll Double the Achievements, swears New UNBS Boss Ebiru Standards 1

“The UNBS focus in the next five years is to double what has been done so far, by increasing focus on private sector development, Agro-industrialisation, Manufacturing and a sustainable Petroleum Resources Programme.” Ebiru said.
16:07
16:07

Telecoms Comply with UCC Directive to Disconnect Non-compliant Corporate SIM Cards 1

“Operators have a directive from the Commission to comply with the same directive. If a party is dissatisfied by the compliance actions of a Telecom operator, they can seek redress from the Commission,” said Bbosa.

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