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15:51
15:51

Kitgum Municipality MP Barred From Accessing Constituency For Two Weeks 1 1

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson David Ongom Mudong says the decision was taken to avoid incitement and illegal congregation people that contravenes the current Standard Operating Procedure in the fight against Coronavirus Disease(Covid-19).
15:00
15:00

Warriors Use Wrong Names to Confuse Court Martial

Major Peter Mugisa, the UPDF 3rd division Spokesperson told URN that the suspects use different names in their statements, which they disown when they appear before the army court Martial. "When they are arrested, they don't give their correct particulars to the officer taking statements.
14:13
14:13

Gulu Learners Paying No Attention to Radio Lessons 2 1

At least 15 radio stations across the country were chosen to air pre-recorded lessons since June 14. In Acholi region, the lessons are aired through the Kitgum-based Tembo FM to cover the districts of Lamwo, Agago and Pader whereas, Mega FM in Gulu is targeting learners in Omoro, Nwoya and Amuru Districts. Each of the lessons runs for 25 minutes, three days every week.
12:38
12:38

Family Isolates Suspected COVID-19 Victim in Bush 2 2 Top story

According to Ocan, his family decided to confine the suspect in a bush for fear of contracting the virus. “When the family discovered that he had signs of the virus, they agreed to isolate him in the bush. He also accepted since his body was not normal”, said Ocan.

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08:28
08:28

Pictorial: Burial of Obudingiya Bwa Bwamba Queen Mother

Nansolia was born in January 1932 in Bubandi Sub County, Bundibugyo District to the late Erinest Kitika and Jorolina Nasisiliya.

Business and finance

16:27
16:27

Gulu City Starts Property Valuation to Boost Local Revenue gulu city council 1 2

Geoffrey Oyoo, the Gulu City Senior Finance Officer told URN in an interview that the valuation is aimed at recording all old and new properties in Gulu City to be taxed for next five years.
15:34
15:34

Protests in Jinja as Security Blocks Pedestrians from Accessing Town COVID-19 4 5

While cargo trucks, pickups and motorcycles were given a green light to easily proceed, occupants of private vehicles and pedestrians who were not in the category of essential workers were tasked to adduce movement permits.
14:33
14:33

Government Starts Distributing Mosquito Nets To Market Vendors 1 5

The Ministry has a total of 5000 nets to be distributed in the different markets in Kampala including Nakasero, Owino, Nakawa and Kalerwe market among others.
12:55
12:55

Residents in Lira Decry Increase in Fruit Prices Lira main market 5 1

A survey conducted by URN in markets in Lira City, the demand for fruits especially oranges and tamarin is on the rise. The price of other commodities that include ginger, garlic, red pepper, and lemongrass has also increased.

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