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22:58
22:58

Parliament Communications Director Chris Obore Sent on Forced Leave 1

The Clerk to Parliament, Jane Kibirige has asked the Director for Communications and Public Affairs, Chris Obore to take his accumulated leave of 140 days, according to sources at Parliament.
16:19
16:19

Youth Chairperson Arrested for Issuing Death Threats to Journalist 1 2

Turyomurugyendo allegedly called the journalist on May 23, using a mobile phone registered in the names of Penelope Akampurira Lynnette and threatened to end his life. It was later established that Akampurira is a sister to Turyomurugyendo.
14:59
14:59

Police Probes Fire Outbreak at Kyotera Primary School 1 1

According to the School Director Pascal Kirangwa, the fire could have been started by an arsonist because the school uses solar.
14:56
14:56

No Injury Worries For Uganda Hippos Ahead of Eritrea Battle CECAFA U-20 1 3

The Hippos will face Eritrea in their first group A game at 4 Pm at Pece stadium in Gulu town. the opening game will see Sudan play Djibouti at 2 PM.
13:06
13:06

Lamwo Residents Block Major Road In Protest Against NFA

Omal told URN this morning that the residents used stones, boulders, and logs and also burnt used tyres to block the road.
12:54
12:54

Bududa Farmers Reject OWC Maize Seeds 1 2

The farmers claim they are being given the seeds at a time when planting time is over, so there is no need of taking them.
10:53
10:53

One Woman, Baby Dies Every 11 Seconds Despite Progress in Childbirth Safety – Report 1

The new estimates reveal that 6.2 million children under 15 years died in 2018, and over 290, 000 women died due to complications during pregnancy and childbirth in 2017. Of the total child deaths, 5.3 million occurred in the first 5 years, with almost half of these in the first month of life.
09:41
09:41

Uganda Signs Agreement to Host Afreximbank Regional Office Today Afreximbank Uganda

Afreximbank lends to large corporations, governments and gives funds to commercial banks that in turn lend it to companies engaged in mostly export and import trade.
07:26
07:26

Legal Committee Granted More Time for Consultations on Electoral Reforms 3

Oboth noted that while the committee has so far organised four regional meetings and some public hearings to collect views on the five Bills, there are still some parties who have expressed interest in making submissions as well.
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