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23:18
23:18

Amuru Flood Victims Yet to Receive Relief Aid 3

Michael Lakony, the Amuru LCV chairperson says he has written several letters to OPM to support the hailstorm victims but in vain.
22:20
22:20

Heavy Downpour, Long Waiting Hours Mar Nominations in Entebbe 4

On Friday, the exercise, which started at 8am, was disrupted by heavy downpour that began at 1:00pm until 4:00pm.
21:16
21:16

Gulu City Mayoral Candidate Released on Bond 1 1

Okwonga was arrested by police on Friday together with his supporters Lucky Anywar and Charles Komakech Oyet while holding a procession through Ring Road in Laroo-Pece division.
21:05
21:05

Man Arrested With Human Head Remanded Uganda Parliament 1 1

Joseph Nuwashaba on Friday appeared before Masaka Grade One Magistrate Grace Wakoli and was charged with three counts of murder, aggravated defilement and child trafficking.
20:34
20:34

Gulu LCV Chairperson, 11 Others Discharged from Covid-19 Treatment Center Covid-19 in Gulu 1 2

Mapenduzi said that all his confirmatory tests result for Covid-19 turned out negative and he is equally feeling much better.
18:56
18:56

FDC's Nabilah Seeks NUP Ticket Kampala For Mayoral Race 1

According to Mercy Walukamba, the chairperson of the NUP Election Management Committee, two candidates Nabila Naggayi and Kuruda Ssali have today applied for the ticket and will be vetted tomorrow Saturday at the party offices in Kamwokya.
18:25
18:25

Police Arrest Bobi's Bodyguards NUP 1 2

Kavuma was arrested at the court of appeal at Twed towers while waiting for his boss and Ashraf was arrested immediately after the court hearing when he was getting out
18:24
18:24

MPs Reiterate Call for Accountability for COVID-19 Donations Parliament 1 1

The total donations to the COVID-19 task force were valued at 28 billion Shillings by May 2020. They included both cash and non-cash donations channelled through the national response fund, chaired by Emmanuel Katongole, the Executive Chairman of Cipla Quality Chemical Industries Limited.
18:14
18:14

Two Arrested Over Fake Police Social Media Accounts cyber crime 2 2

Charles Twine the CID spokesperson identified two suspects as Mugerwa Nicholas, a resident of Kitebi in Rubaga Division and Ochan Allan from Nabweru in Nansana Municipality, who are currently being interrogated at the CID headquarters
17:22
17:22

Pictorial: How Muslims Conducted their First Juma Prayers at UMSC Since Lifting of COVID-19 Lockdown 36

Amidst Misunderstandings of the details of the recent directives by president Museveni about the reopening of religious worship places, Muslims today flocked several mosques to attend Juma prayers for the first time in 6 months since march this year when every sector went on lockdown in the fight against the covid-19 pandemic.
17:08
17:08

GiveDirectly Closes Doors as Govt Probes Cash Handouts to Poor Households

The American based Organization has been working with donors to give money to Ugandans living under poverty since 2013. It has supported farmer groups and small scale businessmen through skills training and financial support.
16:24
16:24

Security Blocks Prayer-Hungry Muslims At Old Kampala Mosque 8 3

However, several Muslims who had gone to attend their first post lockdown Juma prayer at Uganda Muslim Supreme Council mosque- old Kampala have been challenged by security at the national mosque who had orders to allow in only 70. congregants and ask the rest to go back home.
16:07
16:07

Moroto Quarantine Centre Closed Ahead of School Reopening 1

The centre was officially closed on Thursday and all suspected cases advised to self-isolate from their homes, according to the Moroto Resident District Commissioner Helen Pulkol. The centre had 18 isolated cases at the time of its closure.
15:45
15:45

City Mayoral Candidate Arrested Shortly After Nomination 1 2

Nyangkol told URN from Inside the city Central Police Station that Okwonga contravened the Standard Operations Procedures (SOPs) and guidelines set by the Health Ministry to contain the spread of coronavirus disease by illegally holding a procession and gathering people.
13:42
13:42

Uganda Starts Construction of Aquatic Laboratory in Wakiso 1

Dr John Walakira, a Senior Scientist at the National Agriculture Research Organization (NARO) says the aquatic health laboratory will ease the burden of testing for fish diseases and disease producing agents like bacteria, viruses and another small organism in Uganda.
13:39
13:39

New 2kms-long Crack Alarms Sironko 2 2

The new crack has that has cut through three cells has also struck a primary school and the National Water and Sewerage Corporation water treatment plant.
13:35
13:35

COVID-19: Kotido Water Offices Closed After Staff Member Tests Positive ministry of health 1

The resolution was made after some of the staff from Moroto district tested positive to the virus. Joseph Lomongin, the Chief Administrator Officer Kotido said the water department shall remain closed for several days as the taskforces seek resources for fumigating the department.
12:50
12:50

Man Hacks Parents, Wife, Sister-in-Law to Death in Kisoro 1 1

The suspect reportedly first cut his 26 year old wife Mariserina Mujawimana before cutting his 20 year-old-brother’s wife identified Joan Nyiramahoro and then turned the machette to his 80-year-old father before finishing off his 75-year old mother.
12:10
12:10

Singer Walukagga Nominated to Contest for Kyengera Town Council Leadership

The kadongokamu artist who was nominated on the National Unity Platform (NUP) ticket said that he has chosen politics to implement the development programs he has all along been singing about but were neglected by those in leadership.
11:46
11:46

Man Remanded For January Armed Car Robbery in Kajjansi 1

Three expert witnesses led by D'Sgt William Iggama, also pinned Kaweesi whom they say was found with the victim's car in Ndeeba just after it had been robbed.
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