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May 2018 23 results
20:17
20:17

Middle Income Status: Planning Boss Calls For Focus On Target

The executive chairman of National Planning Authority, Dr Wilberforce Kisamba Mugerwa says Uganda must fron-tload huge infrastructure projects in order to achieve the lower middle income status by 2020.
19:02
19:02

Former MPs Plead with Speaker for Financial Assistance 1 3

Joseph Ekemu, the former Attorney General, Justice Minister and Kaberamaido MP, said it would just be fair that former legislators are supported. According to Ekemu, the Legislators should also be included when it comes to political activities.
18:47
18:47

Lugazi Resident In Trouble Over Illegal Abortions arrested man 1 1

Helen Butoto, the Ssezibwa Region Police spokesperson, says Kato has been charged with procuring illegal abortions contrary to section 143 of the penal Act and carrying out clinical trial without a certificate.
18:01
18:01

Mufti Condemns Kidnaps, Brutal Murders ransom 4 1

In a message read on his behalf by the second Deputy Mufti, Sheikh Muhammad Ali Waiswa at Uganda Muslim Supreme Council headquarters on Thursday afternoon to coincide with the beginning of Ramadhan, Sheikh Mubaje, said it is very sad and unfortunate that such strange acts are happening in Uganda.
16:46
16:46

Amuru LC V Chairperson Injured in Road Accident 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police Spokesperson, says Lakony and two other law enforcement officers were chasing the trailer for illegally ferrying logs from the district.
16:23
16:23

CDC Experts Intervene to Contain Anthrax in Arua zoonotic diseases

Dr. Willy Nguma, the Arua District Veterinary Officer, says they have continued registering more new cases, posing a great threat to humans and animals.
15:32
15:32

Umeme Shareholders Reject Bigirimana pius bigirimana 1 Top story

A source that attended the meeting told Uganda Radio Network that the shareholders rejected Bigirimana because they were uneasy about his tainted image over alleged corrupt practices. When URN arrived at the venue of the closed meeting, Bigirimana was moving out, apparently soon after being rejected
15:29
15:29

Universities Lecturers Warn Gov't On UGX 108Bn For Salaries 3 1

The lecturers of public universities have warned that universities will not open in August if government reneges on promise to allocate them Uganda shillings 108 billion for salary enhancement.
15:04
15:04

Kumi Education Officer in Trouble Over Bribe

The East Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, Michael Odongo has confirmed Ikwaps arrest, saying he is in custody at Soroti Central Police Station waiting to be transferred to the Anticorruption Court in Kampala.
14:27
14:27

Acholi Chiefdom Traces Abducted Premier To SPLA –IO 1

Emmanuel Ochora Lagedo, the deputy Prime Minister Acholi Chiefdom, says many organizations have joined efforts to get the abductees freed. He says the group has not yet asked for any ransom for the group.
13:48
13:48

CID Summons Nekyon's Family Lawyer 1

Akullos letter to Makmot stems from his request to the CID two weeks ago to investigate the circumstances surrounding Nekyons death, saying some family members could have had a hand.
12:39
12:39

ICC Trial Screening Comforts Ongwen's Relatives 1 6

Morrish Komakech, the Focal Point person of the ICC Field Outreach in Coorom village, says the perception of Ongwens relatives towards his trial has changed after understanding his rights as an accused person before the court.
12:15
12:15

Lira Businessman in Trouble Over Theft of UGX 32M lira district 1 1

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga Regional Police spokesperson, says Kisembo went into hiding after learning of his impending arrest. Mudong says they have since impounded 1129 bags of maize from Iredha chambers , which belongs to Kisembo in Lira town.
12:04
12:04

Clan Chiefs Accuse Lamwo RDC Of Intimidation Over Land

Nyimur Multipurpose Water Resources Project that began in 2016 is a trans-boundary project between Uganda and South Sudan with an overall objective of flood mitigation, irrigation infrastructure, electricity generation, fisheries development, water supply and sustainable land management program.
11:50
11:50

Mozambican Police Holds Three Ugandans Over Terrorism

The Mozambican government reportedly communicated to President, Yoweri Museveni about the arrest of three Ugandans through the External Security Organisation ESO.
11:23
11:23

Kagina Explains Northern Bypass Delay nothern bypass 1 2

The Uganda National Roads Authority UNRA Executive Director, Allen Kagina has said delay of the construction of Northern bypass has been caused by relocation of utilities and swampy topography of the area.
10:57
10:57

Delay to Operationalize Fruit Factory Angers Teso Farmers pests and diseases

The factory worth 40 billion shillings was constructed at the Uganda Investment Authority-UIA industrial park in Arapai Sub County -Soroti district. It was expected to be operational by early this year.
10:04
10:04

UPDF Officer Gets 7 Years For Man Slaughter updf jailed

The court martial found Sergeant Juma guilty of causing the death of Private Nelson Kiiza. Court heard that on November 28th 2017 while at Kidedeya shooting range, Sergeant Juma shot Kiiza to death using a PK machine gun.
09:54
09:54

UPDF Recovers Six Guns, 120 Rounds of Ammunition 1 1

Since November, last year, 22 firearms with 309 ammunitions have been recovered by the UPDF from armed Karimojong warriors. Also 144 warriors have been tried in a court martial in Moroto district and those convicted are serving various terms in different government Prisons.
08:31
08:31

Atiak Out Growers Petition Parliament over Stalled Sugar Factory horyal investment 1 3

The out growers, from the district of Gulu, Amuru, Lamwo and Adjumani say they are stuck with hectares of sugar cane plantations in the absence of the factory which was anticipated to be their sole buyer.
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