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Mar 2019 23 results
21:27
21:27

State House Anti-Corruption Unit Probes Lira Officials lira district 4

Some of notable issues residents want the unit to investigate include circumstances under which the contract for the management of the Coronation Park that was built under USMID was awarded to Saving Grace Investment Limited, the shoddy construction of Akii-Bua Stadium by Lira district local government and circumstances under which Lira district lost over Shillings 300 million in a scam involving Boniface Odora, the former Senior Lira District Accountant in charge of the Integrated Financial Management System among others.
20:54
20:54

Arua NRM Supporters Form Reconciliation Committee 4 1

In the meeting chaired by Arua Mayor, Isa Kato, the NRM supporters also pointed out that Arua Municipality has been befallen by the devil and hence the need for prayers, forgiveness and reconciliation.
19:57
19:57

Kyegegwa Needs UGX 10BN to Tackle Water Problem distance 1 3 Top story

The Kyegegwa District Water Engineer, Christopher Katusabe, says safe water coverage in the district stands at 30 per cent with most residents still walking a distance of up to 10 kilometers in search of water.
18:43
18:43

WFP Queried Super Cereal Before Karamoja Crisis uganda 1 Top story

According to a February 11, 2019 statement from Rome, Italy, WFP commissioned an independent analysis of protein, fat and micro nutrients levels in super cereals to understand the extent of quality issues.
18:36
18:36

Registrar Pins Junior in Mak Marks Alteration Case 2 1

Obura, while appearing before the Makerere University Staff Appeals Tribunal on Tuesday said Joyce Namusoke had confessed to him that she preferred working alone and in late hours.
18:15
18:15

Electoral Commission Registers Muntu’s Political Party 1 1

In a press statement released on Tuesday by Alice Alaso, the former Serere Woman Member of Parliament, the next phase will be to gazette the party names and symbols.
18:00
18:00

State House Anti-Corruption Unit Arrests DISO For Alleged Extortion lira district 1

Mwinyi was arrested on the orders of Colonel Edith Nakalema, the head of State House Anti-Corruption from Lira district. Mwinyi is in custody at Lira Central Police Station pending interrogation by detective attached to the State House Anti-Corruption Unit.
17:58
17:58

KCCA to Regulate Vendors 4 1

Lukwago made the promise when he and a section of KCCA councillors met vendors for a consultative meeting at City Hall. Lukwago told vendors that there is consensus among politicians and technocrats that vending should be regulated.
17:57
17:57

Businessman Pinned for Bribing LC Chairman to Endorse a Fraudulent Land Transaction Fenecantine Kityo 2 1

Luboyera, the chairman of Kondogolo zone in Kulambiro, Nakawa division says that Kavuya, the proprietor of Legacy Credit Limited, had asked him to endorse documents indicating that he had bought two acres of land on Block 216 plot 221 in the village.
16:04
16:04

Three Parallel Inquiries Underway on Contaminated Relief Food Uganda Police force 3 1 Top story

This follows reports that three people died from Matany Hospital, Napak District on March 16, and two others from within the communities, as a result of complications developed after consuming the food. Reports indicate that a total of 262 people had developed mental confusion, high fever and abdominal pain after consuming the same food within a space of one week.
15:40
15:40

Falling Tree Kills Two in Kasese Bwera Hospital

The deceased have been identified as Eveline Kabugho 15, a senior three student at Brain Way Secondary School and Eveline Ithungu, a Congolese national who had come to visit her kinsmen in Kinyamaseke.
15:13
15:13

International Media Dominance Threatens Local Outlets –Expert 3 5

Pompigne says Media outlets across Africa need to invest more in producing content, in order to counter the force of international conglomerates that are ambitiously investing in Africa, targeting African audiences and competing for African airwaves.
15:03
15:03

Kamya Orders Suspension of 8 KCCA Law Enforcers 1 Top story

On March 8th, 2019, Kamya met over 1000 vendors operating down town Kampala who gave moving testimonies of brutality meted onto them by KCCA law enforcers.
12:50
12:50

MPs Fault Speaker for Ignoring Committee Report in Enacting Wildlife Law 6

Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah last month opened debate on the Uganda Wildlife Bill without a report from the Committee on Trade, Tourism and Industry. The bill that provides for compensation for loss occasioned by animals escaping from wildlife protected areas had been under review for more than one year. It was referred to the committee in July 2017.
12:45
12:45

Soroti Catholic Diocese Gets New Bishop 1

Ericu’s appointment was announced on Tuesday by Fr. Alfred Rayan D’ Souza, the in charge affairs, Apostolic Church Nunciature in Uganda.
12:16
12:16

Arua Police Health Centre to Get UGX 120m Maternity Ward 1 2

Isaac Wanje, the Senior Assistant Town Clerk Arua Hill Division during the site handover to the contractor on Monday explained that the money was a grant under the Discretionary Development Equalization Grant- DDEG with support from World Vision.
12:15
12:15

Museveni Directs Attorney General to Expedite Validation of Lango Claimants compensation 1 Top story

According to court records, the claimants are demanding more than 1.3 cows valued at Shillings 900,000 each and about 850,000 goats valued at Shillings 150,000 each.
11:17
11:17

Two Killed in Seperate Accidents in Oyam Motor Accident

Atim who was riding a motorcycle registration number UEW 372K reportedly made abrupt U-turn on the highway and was knocked dead by the speeding Pajero at Nguti-Cati trading Centre along Kampala-Gulu high way on Monday night.
11:14
11:14

Sironko Man Loses Hand In Explosion

Mubulo Gidudu, a resident of the area, says the minor took the object home and handed it to Mudyadya.
10:57
10:57

Four Held in Mbarara Over Death of Rwandan National 1

The deceased allegedly confronted Nzayisenga and accused her of entertaining sexual relations with her customers at a bar in Rwentojo cell, Mbarara district. The accusation however triggered a fight between Nzavugankize and the bar customers. It was in the process that Nzavugankize met his death.
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