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10:25
10:25

Joint Security Forces Kill Suspected Rustlers

Max Lokabenyan, the mayor of Nadunget town council in Moroto district has urged the locals to stop raids, saying that cattle rustling has reduced the number of Karimojong youth.
07:48
07:48

Nyakasura School Suspends Senior Four Candidates Over Misconduct 1

In his October 5th, 2022 letter to parents of all senior four candidates, the school head teacher, Rev Richardson Alinda, says that in consultation with other stakeholders the administration decided that all S.4 students immediately leave school.
19:38
19:38

Lamwo Embarks on Mass Immunization Campaign Following Measles Outbreak 3

The outbreak of the disease was reported in the Refugee Reception Centre in Lokung Sub County and the Palabek Refugee settlement which is home to over 65,000 refugees from South Sudan. According to the acting District Health Officer Dr Denis Ocula, at least 50 cases turned positive for measles, 30 of which have already been discharged and 11 are still hospitalized.
19:12
19:12

IPOD Faces Uncertanity After Snub by NUP, FDC 4 1

NUP, the largest opposition Political Party in Parliament has declined to join saying the platform is merely a hunting ground for NRM from the opposition but without results to the benefit of Ugandans. Last month, FDC announced that they will not sign the new MoU.

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11:32
11:32

Pictorial: Uganda Police Force Win Inter-Forces Games 2022 in Kasese Police FC

This year’s edition was hosted by Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA in Mweya, Queen Elizabeth National Park under the theme: “Interforce Collaboration a key to Effective Wildlife Protection”.

Business and finance

09:30
09:30

Works Ministry to Establish Unit for Bus Rapid Transport 1 4

Now speaking to Uganda Radio Network, Eng. Rogers Kisambira who heads planning for the BRT system at the Ministry of Works says the Ministry is in the processing of forming a special unit to plan and implement the BRT system.
09:03
09:03

Farmers Protest Proposed Merging of UCDA Over Efficiency 2 4

In their joint statement presented at the 08th commemoration of the International Coffee Day held in Buwunga sub-county, Masaka district on Wednesday, the farmers observed that the authority plays a very vital role in the coffee development chain, arguing that it is illogical to strip it of its semi-autonomous nature at this time.
17:40
17:40

NGO Cons UGX 1 Billion from Gulu Businessmen in Dubious Supply Deals 2

The businessmen provided wide-ranging services to the local NGO headquartered in Gulu between February 2021 and August this year after “emerging” as successful bidders. This followed a call for bids that were advertised numerous times on local radio stations in the region.
15:17
15:17

Criminals Hiding Behind Charcoal Business-Agago Leaders 4

Fidelis Logwee Loluk, the Deputy RDC of Agago, said they have discovered that the armed gangs hide in the bushes as charcoal burners and come out at night to terrorize the locals.

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