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19:54
19:54

Nansana Man Arrested With Decomposing Body in His House 1 1

Preliminary findings by police detectives at Nansana police station shows that the deceased was first raped and later killed. The decomposing body was identified as that of the missing Journey Kanyike who disappeared 10 meters away from the scene of crime.
18:44
18:44

17 Teargassed Students Admitted in Mukono Patrick Onyango 1 2

Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Patrick Onyango has blamed the wind which blew the teargas into the classrooms
16:03
16:03

Tumukunde Promises Low Housing Units in Acholi fire outbreaks 1 3

The Renewed Uganda’s flag bearer says his government will devise plans to build low-cost modern housing units with iron sheets that will be more durable for all families in post-war rural Acholi communities as affirmative action to redevelop the region.
08:27
08:27

Homosexuality Suspect Now Held on Murder Charge 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the suspect was immediately arrested following the death of Okwera who was a witness against Oweka when he was remanded to Gulu Prison for six months last year accused of having sexual intercourse with another man and while on remand he vowed several times to kill Okwera for testifying against him.

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16:51
16:51

Pictorial: Strong Winds Leave 300 People Homeless in Nakasongola

More than 60 houses have been destroyed by strong winds at Munami village in Nakasongola district leaving over 300 people homeless.

Business and finance

19:41
19:41

Banks, Borrowers Seek Elusive Solution to High Interest Rates 5

Keith Jefferis, the Senior Advisor to the Botswana Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, says operational costs in Uganda account for 60% of the expenses of banks compared 40% in other countries, and this contributes to the high lending rates in Uganda.
19:04
19:04

KCCA Partners with UNDP to Resolve City Challenges 3 1

Eng. David Luyimbazi, the Deputy Executive Director of KCCA, says this partnership is to focus on solving major challenges facing the city including building urban resilience in slums/informal settlements and integrating the informal economy.
16:32
16:32

Banks Make UGX 874Bn Profits During Lockdown Bank of Uganda 1

According to the Central Bank Quarterly Financial Stability Review report, the Banking Sector remained adequately capitalized to absorb emerging shocks and that the capital increase was largely boosted by an improvement in aggregate profitability.
15:39
15:39

Museveni Commissions Mbale - Lwakakaka Road 1

Speaking to the leaders this afternoon shortly before the commissioning at Manafwa district headquarters, Museveni asked the roads users to desist from smuggling, saying that when goods are smuggled government does not get taxes to construct roads like the one he commissioned today.

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