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20:04
20:04

UPDF 3rd Division Retires 148 Officers 3

They included 6 officers at the rank of major, 5 captains, 8 lieutenants, 6 warrant officers 1, 10 warrant officers 2 and 11 staff sergeants. Others include 27 sergeants, 26 corporals, 20 lance corporals and 29 privates.
19:58
19:58

Prof Maloka: Africa Has Leant to Own Its Problems african problems 2 1

Giving a keynote address at the launch of the Africa Strategic Leadership Centre, think tank positioning itself on finding solutions for Africas problems at Sheraton Hotel on Tuesday, Maloka applauded president Museveni for having been among the first African leaders to talk about Africas solutions for Africas problems.
18:34
18:34

Poor State of Ntungamo Stadium Irks Leaders district 3

The Ntungamo LC V Vice Chairperson, Sakina Ampaire said the district leadership has already instructed a team led by the Chief Administrative Officer, Kweyamba Ruhemba to come up with a comprehensive report on the state of the stadium and how best to address the challenges at the facility.
18:04
18:04

Game Rangers: Uganda's Unsung Heroes area 4 1

Robert Mbagaya is the Chief Law Enforcement Officer in-charge of Queen Elizabeth Protected area. Mbagaya was attacked by a male Chimpanzee that went on rampage at Entebbe Wildlife Education Center in 2013.
17:52
17:52

Understanding the District Quota University Scheme 1

According to John Musinguzi, a member of the board representing Makerere and also the one in charge of issuing admission lists to those who have been admitted on the scheme, the scholars are selected depending on the districts where they sat A-level.
16:31
16:31

Rugunda Calls for Review of Uganda's Education System 4 1

Rugunda argues that the current education system drives people to acquire Bachelors, Masters Degrees, even PhDs which are divorced from the actual problems of the population.
16:07
16:07

UNBS to Start Mandatory Certification of Products 3

This has been disclosed by the UNBS Chief Executive Ben Manyindo while giving highlights of the bureaus performance to the media in Kampala. Manyindo says that the move is to safeguard public health, safety and the environment from products that do not meet the standards.
15:56
15:56

Rate of Substandard Goods Worrying –UNBS 4 1

A countrywide baseline survey commissioned in 2017 found that 54 percent of the products on the Ugandan market are either fake or counterfeits. The study, however, indicates that although the prevalence of substandard goods reduced from 73 percent in 2013, the rate is still worrying.
15:31
15:31

Dr Jotham Musinguzi to Head National Medical Stores Board 1

Dr Musinguzi, who currently serves as Director General the National Population Council NPC, will lead a board of 15 members, among them former health minister Dr Christine Ondoa, Dr Medard Bitekyerezo the head of the National Drug Authority Board, Laban Mulamuko and Beatrice Amongi Lagada.
15:22
15:22

No Interim Polls in Kwania district-EC 3

Jimmy Musimbi, the Apac District Returning Officer, says they have given up on the interim polls and will now focus on the main elections.
12:45
12:45

Police Management to Discuss Changes in Community Policing Program resident 3 1

Kasingye says police will only intervene and conduct meetings to deliberate on possible solutions when there are serious issues. However, the force will continue deploying patrol vehicles in black spots basing on information from the LCs.
12:14
12:14

Most Newborns Not Breastfed in First Hour of Life- WHO breastfeeding

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated annually from 1 to 7 August to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world by providing infants with the nutrients they need. The theme of this years World Breastfeeding Week is Breastfeeding: Foundation for Life a recognition of the importance of breastfeeding to a babys future.
11:58
11:58

Kilembe Hospital Yet to Recover from 2013 Floods

Kilembe was hit by floods in 2013, 2014 and 2015 leading to the destruction of 86 units of the staff quarters, two patients wards, the attendants shelter, the hospital chapel and mortuary drive.
11:42
11:42

Judge Ssekaana's Guard Shoots Driver Dead deceased 1

In her statement recorded at Bukasa police station, Nagasha explains that when Mayega arrived at the gate, he greeted her and they started joking about how her gun functions.
11:27
11:27

Malaysian Firm to Supply Medical Beds to Uganda

Lim Kon Lian, the Companys Managing Director said the contract was the companys largest from the African region which would help boost brand visibility in Africa and complement efforts to grow export sales.
10:53
10:53

Shooting Victim Blames Police For Neglect 1 3

According to Mwima, he was on his way to buy food at a restaurant in Bulyaganda trading center when he was hit.
10:31
10:31

Mak Students Uncertain About Money for Meals makerere university 2 1

The university management in March this year announced that it would stop feeding government sponsored students and instead pay them food allowances. The university said providing meals was costly.
10:07
10:07

MP Protests Delayed Creation of New Sub-Counties in Kasese 2

On Monday, Kathika led residents from the affected area and pitched camp at the office of the chairman, saying they are finding difficulty to access services because of the delayed creation of their own administrative units.
07:29
07:29

Kaberamaido Town Council Chairperson Surrenders to Police village

The LC III Chairperson went into in hiding last month after he allegedly set ablaze the house of Simon Okello, a resident of Gwetom A village in Kaberamaido Sub County on suspicion that he was involved in an extra marital affair with his wife.
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