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21:03
21:03

Arua to Host National Wildlife Day Celebrations 2 1

Arua district Tourism officer Rebecca Agani says that the district will use the occasion to demand from government the reinstatement of the White Rhinos in Ajai Game reserve where they lived in the late 1970s before they were wiped out during the 1979 war.
20:58
20:58

Betty Nambooze: Museveni's Sole Candidature Not A Surprise 2 1

Nambooze, who is also the Shadow Minister of information in the opposition, says that the intention of the regime is to make Ugandans remain focused towards the next election, and yet most of the issues in the past general elections that remain unresolved.
19:06
19:06

Kasubi Market Construction Starts in April 4 1

Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA Acting Executive Director, Eng Andrew Kitaka released the roadmap for the construction of the market today while leading a team of KCCA officials to the proposed market site, situated about a kilometer from Kasubi junction.
18:34
18:34

Tooro Leaders Petition Kadaga Over Rubona Stock Farm joram bintamanya 2 1 Top story

According to Bintamanya, Rubona has become so useless that when Operation Wealth Creation - OWC was recently tasked by President Museveni to procure 150 heifers for Rwengaju model parish farmers in Kabarole but they only managed to buy 70 cows from Bushenyi district at Shillings 2.5 million
17:49
17:49

Bush Fire Ravages Atiak Sugar Plantation 1

The incident comes barely four months after the factory suffered losses of more than 250 acres of sugar cane plantation.
17:38
17:38

MP Allan Ssewanyana Released on Police Bond 1

Ssewanyana was arrested by the police on Monday for trying to close Kiruddu Hospital over the defective sewage disposal system. He was charged with unlawful society.
17:31
17:31

Five Killed in Boat Accident on River Nile life jacket 1 Top story

Muzoora says the five were returning from Nwoya district this morning where they had gone for cultivation on a canoe loaded with sacks of foodstuffs, which were too heavy for the water forcing it to capsize. The deceaseds bodies were recovered from different spots following a joint search by marine officials and residents.
16:55
16:55

Land Probe Ejects Deputy Attorney General 4 2

Justice Bamugemereire cautioned Rukutana against the manner he was addressing the Commission, but he shot back, saying he would only be respectful if he is respected.
16:55
16:55

Two Arrested for Car Theft in Budaka 1

Wilson James Salaam, Budaka District Police Commander says that police received a tip from an informant that there was a car hidden in a grass-thatched hut and the number plate covered with black polythene, kavera at market B a popular drinking joint in Budaka town council.
16:31
16:31

Acholi Region Drafts Charcoal Policy iraqi abuse 1

Michael Tebere, the head of the secretariat says the bill also seeks to prohibit the cutting down of certain species of trees for charcoal production, establishment of local environment committees as well as charcoal producers associations. The others he says is the promotion of charcoal farming, energy security and reforestation of degraded areas.
16:13
16:13

Kibuku Authorities Close Five Schools sports ministry 3

The affected schools were closed during an operation by officials from the District Education Department in Kadama town council and Kadama Sub County on Tuesday.
14:11
14:11

AG Disputes UGX 1.9 Trillion Compensation for Lango War Claimants cattle compensation 2 2

In 2008, the claimants through Makmot-Kibwanga Co. Advocates, petitioned Lira High Court claiming for the compensation of 1,100,055 lost heads of cattle and 796,377goats. In 2014, former High Court Judge, Justice Simon Byabakama awarded the claimants 1.9 trillion as compensation of their lost animals.
13:56
13:56

Experts Call For Balanced Investment In Infrastructure 3 1

Both experts from government, research institutions and international agencies spoke in unison during a Tuesday afternoon discussion on social sector financing organised by Makerere University Economic Research Centre and United Nations International Childrens Emergency Fund UNICEF Uganda at Hotel Afrcana.
13:44
13:44

Bukedi College Kachonga Lacks Functional Board 1

According to Weere, his board was dissolved in June 2018 and hasnt been replaced since then. Weere says the absence of a substantive BOG means there is no government representation in the school.
13:28
13:28

Lyantonde Councillors Petition Anti Corruption Unit over Missing UGX 47M missing funds 1

According to the petitioners, the alleged misappropriation of funds by the town council officials were meant for construction of some key district roads and other social services.
12:30
12:30

Sub County Issues Ultimatum to Ntungamo District over UGX 67m Compensation Money

The sub-county and district are embroiled in a conflict after the district refused to remit 67 million shillings to the sub-county. The money worth 104 million shillings was secured from Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA as compensation for the piece of land in the sub-county.
11:55
11:55

Uganda Sends Delegation to Tanzania over Sugar Import Ban 1

Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde says that they have not got clear reasons why Tanzania, last week withdrew sugar import licences it had started issuing in December 2018.
11:25
11:25

Arua Diocese Bishop Appoints New Vicar General 1

Bishop Odoki, in a message announced to Christians appointed the Episcopal Vicar for Ediofe Vicariate Monsignor, Casto Adeti as the new Vicar General.
11:06
11:06

South Sudan Minor Drowns in Hotel Swimming Pool uganda police force 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police spokesperson, says the minor was part of 82 pupils taken for the swimming lesson from Credo Nursery and Primary School and SOS nursery and Primary School.
07:17
07:17

Son Chops Off Father's Hands in Land Fight bunyangabu district 2

Felix Twesigye, another of Kabagambes sons told URN that Musekura sold his initial piece of land when he married a second wife and later started demanding for more land from his father. Twesigye accuses his brother of acting under the influence of intoxicants.
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