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19:27
19:27

Cultural Leaders Ask Gov't To Establish Registry for Customary Land Ownership 3

Currently, customary land is being registered by Sub County chiefs as opposed to other tenures such as mailo, leasehold and freehold whose national registry is maintained by the Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development.
18:07
18:07

Ministry to Resume Distribution of Recalled Hepatitis B Vaccines 1

The drugs, Texavir, manufactured by Cipla Quality Chemical Industries were voluntarily recalled in July this year due to errors in their packaging.
14:55
14:55

UPDATE: One Dead in Ntinda-Kiwatule Accident

Kampala Metropolitan Police Deputy Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that William Matovu, a cyclist, died at Independent Hospital.
14:09
14:09

UNBS Suspends Kenyan Peanut Butter Products

A statement from UNBS issued this morning says Laboratory Tests carried out by the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS), confirmed high levels of aflatoxin contamination in the products including Nuteez, Zesta, Nutty, True nuts, Supa Meal, Sue’s Naturals and Fressy.
13:18
13:18

Lightning Strike Claims Two in Kasese

The duo was killed on Wednesday evening following a heavy down pour in various parts of Kasese district. Ernest Kasoke, the Muhokya Sub county LC III Chairperson told URN that Bwambale was struck by the thunderbolt in Kinyabakazi village in Muhokya Sub County where he and his wife had gone to attend to their cotton plantation.
12:44
12:44

Six Killed by Lightning in Pader 1

Francis Anywar, the councillor LCV for Laguti Sub County, says that one person died instantly while five others died from the different health facilities.
12:17
12:17

Scores Injured in Ntinda-Kiwatule Road Accident 1

The District Police Commander Kira Road Michael Kasigire says that the unidentified driver of the lorry is on the run. He says that the lorry was in a dangerous mechanical condition, a reason it could have lost control.
12:08
12:08

Lands Ministry Collects UGX 70 Billion In Registration Fees

Lands Minister, Betty Amongi called for improved funding to the Ministry to cater for recruitment of technical staff. She said about 54 percent of the 818 positions in the ministry are vacant.
11:03
11:03

Mumbere Rallies Subjects on Ebola Fight Rwenzururu Kingdom 3

Mumbere appealed to the people to desist from superstitions that could escalate the disease and hinder efforts to have it managed. The Rwenzururu leader also asked the youth to check their lifestyles and desist from practices that make them vulnerable to diseases like cancers, hypertension, diabetes and HIV/AIDS.
10:32
10:32

Proposed National Health Insurance Scheme Draws Mixed Reactions in Mbale Islamic University 6 1 Top story

Rogers Wandulu, one of the participants from Sironko district, said there is need for government to first improve the health sector before thinking about introducing Health Insurance scheme.
07:55
07:55

Rains Slowing Down City Road Works 6 1 Top story

Martin Ola Onyach, the Senior Urban Specialist at World Bank asked KCCA and the contractors to devise means of making up for the time lost. ed lanes, walkways, closed drainage solar lights. For Nakawa-Ntinda and John Babiiha, there will be signalised junctions aswell.
06:44
06:44

Giving Human Medicine to Livestock Worsening Antibiotics Resistance 7 1

Dr Freddie Bwanga, the Director of Makerere College of Health Sciences, says the practice is going to introduce a situation where humans are never cured of antibiotics unless arrested.
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