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19:45
19:45

Chinese Firm to Construct Lubowa Hospital at USD 55m ROKO runs to court 1

Finasi International FZC, a company in the construction of the Lubowa hospital reportedly contracted China Power over ROKO Construction due to difference in project pricing.
18:53
18:53

Online Procurement in Gov't Agencies Fails to Start 1

Ten government agencies were expected to start the online procurement on Thursday as the first step to move government procurement from manual system which is prone to corruption.
18:43
18:43

Kadaga Clears COSASE To Probe BOU 4 2

The Speaker, Rebecca Kadaga has directed the Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises - COSASE, to proceed with conducting proceedings on issues that were not concluded in the closure of seven commercial banks by Bank of Uganda.
18:39
18:39

Police Investigates Murder of Sheema Businessman Martial Tumusiime

Mucunguzu went missing on Wednesday night on his way home from his coffee factory. His lifeless body was recovered was found dumped a few kilometers outside Kabwohe town along the Kabwohe –Mbarara road Thursday afternoon.
18:24
18:24

NWSC Unveils 122 Billion Water Project To Boost Supply In Masaka 2

He says that the project is being implemented under the program dubbed south west cluster projects which have several components of developing water supply extension program and environment management among others.
18:17
18:17

African Swine Fever Outbreak Reported in Ibanda District 1 1

Serenah Ayebare, one of the affected farmers, says she lost 10 pigs to the disease. Joyce Kataate says the fever is killing pig at a very high rate.
18:01
18:01

Onduparaka FC losses two Pioneer Players to Rival Clubs Vipers Sports Club

Okot Oola told URN that he decided to quit because playing environment at the club was becoming unfavorable due to the game they won when Acholi province beat West Nile province at the Green Light stadium in Arua town early this year.
17:34
17:34

Business Stalls at Kanara Landing Site Over Water Weed Timothy Kyamanywa 2 1 Top story

Fishermen say the water hyacinth was brought by wind about three weeks ago following a heavy rainstorm.
17:18
17:18

Gov't Urged To Promote Good Governance in NDP III 3 1

Dr. Sallie Simba Kayunga, a member of National Governing Council of the African Union Peer Review Mechanism says streamlining the governance atmosphere in the country should begin with putting a stop in the creation of new local governments and a reduction in the large size of parliament and the Executive.
17:08
17:08

Garbage Gang Members Strike Over Pay financial system 3 1 Top story

Each member is entitled to Shillings 100,000 monthly. Charles Onyapidi, the chairperson of the garbage gang, says they decided to lay down their tools after pleading with the division authorities to clear their wages in vain.
16:59
16:59

Kasese NRM Leaders Renew Demand for Split of District KASESE DISTRICT

A section of leaders from Kasese, especially those subscribing to the National Resistance Movement (NRM) Party, have been pushing for the split of the district.
16:48
16:48

Koch Goma SS Head Teacher Suspended Demonstrations

Kyangabo was suspended on Wednesday during an emergency meeting held at the district headquarters.
16:35
16:35

Film Distributors Given 2-months to Dispose of Pornographic Content UCC 4 2

Lokodo warned producers and distributors of pornographic content that the law shall catch up with them if they do not abide.
16:22
16:22

Police Relaxes Requirements to Raise Required Number of Recruits in Arua police department 3 2 Top story

According to the recruitment guidelines, the applicants were expected to present an ordinary level certificate of Education with five credits including English and Mathematics and should be between 18 and 22 years of age.
16:12
16:12

Finasi Snubs Parliament Probe Into Lubowa Hospital FINASI/ROKO 3 1

Finasi Internatiional FZC on Thursday declined to appear before the Parliamentary committee on National Economy which is probing into the Lubowa hospital Saga.
15:38
15:38

Baby Food Companies Infiltrate Hospitals- IBFAN Health Management 1 1

A study by International Baby Food Action Network Uganda-IBFAN shows that 73% of milk cereals are promoted at Health facilities compared to 27 percent in shops.
13:46
13:46

Two Family Members Die of Suspected Poisoning pesticide 2

Eddie Mugisha, Rwamucucu Sub county LC V councilor, says the duo developed abdominal pain and started vomiting this morning when they drank milk for their breakfast. He says they breathed their last as neighbors were preparing to rush them to Mparo Health Centre IV for treatment.
13:38
13:38

Electoral Commission Not Independent Enough - Aol 4 1

Aol says the Electoral Commission is not independent enough to de-commercialize the electoral processes of Uganda. She says failure of the Commission to condemn commercialization of politics is hurting core democratic and good governance principles of elections in the country.
13:28
13:28

Man in Masaka Jailed 50 Years For Murder masaka high court 1

Vincent Mpagi was sentenced on Thursday by Masaka High Court judge, Justice Dr Winfred Nabisnde after convicting him of two counts of murder and aggravated robbery.
13:12
13:12

Rwanda Closes Border with DRC Over Ebola DRC Ebola crisis

Olivier Nduhungirehe, the Rwanda State Minister in Charge of East African Community, confirmed that Rwanda had closed its Rubavu border after a third case of Ebola was reported in the border town of Goma, DR Congo.
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