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19:58
19:58

Parents Sacrifice Space for Home Learning 2 6

Several parents have made sure that their children do not lose out on learning despite having limited space that can be utilized for learning activities, as many live in single room setting.
19:10
19:10

Plenty of Covid-19 in our Prisons; Stay Away by Avoiding Riots - Spokesman uganda prisons 1 2

According to Prisons spokesperson Frank Baine, prisons have registered 898 cases of Covid-19 of which 838 are prisoners, 50 are members of staff and 10 are relatives to the staff.
19:04
19:04

Fishermen on River Giligi Accuse LDU, UWA of Harassment 5 1

The fishermen on River Giligi allege that the LDUs and the UWA rangers tend to assault them and to confiscate their fishing gears.
18:42
18:42

Tumukunde Promises Change to Voters in Amuru, Adjumani NRM 1 2

Tumukunde said that he is the only Presidential Candidate who is well versed with the incumbent President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and has the abilities to oust him from power.
18:20
18:20

Muntu's Campaign Meetings Blocked in Entebbe Municipality 7 5

When Muntu's convoy arrived at Katabi traffic lights, headed for Nakiwogo and other areas, police officers, led by Entebbe District Police Commander Michael Kasigire directed Muntu's convoy to turn to Katabi-Kitubulu playground. " He [Museveni] is trying to control our programmes. The security services are now telling candidates where not to go. Where to go. That is beyond their authority."
18:02
18:02

Dominic Ongwen's Judgement Pushed to February 2021

The court was set to pronounce its judgement on the 12th January 2021 but a Monday 30th November 2020 press release indicates that the judgement will now take place on the 4th February 2021.
17:53
17:53

Busega- Mpigi Expressway Casual Labourers Strike over Wage Deduction Protests 4 1

Kenneth Kabazzi says that his wage was deducted from 15,000 to 9,000 Shillings contrary to what he signed in the contract.
17:43
17:43

Uganda Deports Foreign Journalists Foreign Affairs 1

According to the Director Government Media Centre boss Ofwono Opondo, the journalists were accredited to cover COVID-19 and Tourism in Bwindi Forest, but were found doing other things unrelated to what they were accredited for.
17:21
17:21

Cattle Keepers in Bulambuli Demand Compensation of Livestock 3 1

Daudi Ngongi, a resident of Bunalwere in Bwikhonge Sub County says the 1995 Karamojong insurgence has crippled their livelihood and are living in poverty.
16:46
16:46

Poor State of Rwenkuba Bridge Irks Rukungiri Residents 3

The bridge that connects Kahoko parish to Kigaga parish leading collapsed six months ago after River Kashengu burst its banks.
16:13
16:13

Riots: Police Suspend Selling Fuel in Jerry Cans Fred Enanga 1 2

The commissioner of police Fred Enanga who is the force spokesperson says that they have decided to suspend selling and buying fuel in Jerry cans at all fuel stations to foil arson manufacturing of petrol bombs
15:54
15:54

Mabirizi Still Fighting Age-Limit Removal, Runs to EA Court Appellant Division 4 1

He also wants the court to annul the Judgement in Uganda Constitutional Petitions of 2017, the judgement in Uganda Supreme Court Constitutional appeal of 2018 and annulling the Uganda Constitutional Amendment Act of 2018 which he said has allowed President Museveni to contest for Presidency.
14:32
14:32

CSOs Doubt Credibility and Fairness of the Electoral Process 3

These organized under the National NGO Forum say the episodes of violence observed in previous days and disruptions of opposition campaign programs by the security forces make it impracticable for some of the opposition presidential candidates to campaign.
13:19
13:19

NRM Cadres Refuse to Vote Party Flag Bearers "who Cheated" 2021 Elections 3

According to them, a number of their strong candidates who contested during the NRM Primaries were cheated and so they are going to vote them regardless of the party because they are the capable people whom they wanted not those whom who cheated them, adding that a number of those holding the flag for NRM in the district were not genuinely voted.
12:56
12:56

Border Security Tops Agenda for Lamwo County Parliamentary Candidates 3

The contenders for the Lamwo County parliamentary seat are calling for tighter security for the border community population of Madi, Opei, Agoro, and Lokung Sub Counties
12:31
12:31

Masaba Cultural Institution Announces Dates for Electing New Cultural Leader 3 1

The different clan heads from Uganda and Kenya, sitting as delegates from 26 clans across Masaba land both in Kenya and Uganda are going to elect a new cultural leader, Umukuka.
12:15
12:15

Mbarara Archdiocese Closes Two Parishes as 2 Priests Succumb to Covid-19 2

The decision to close was taken as per the procedures from the health ministry, and entails taking samples from the contacts, fumigating the place and putting exposed peopleunder quarantine, to prevent further infections.
12:07
12:07

Lamwo School Closed over Tensions with Community 2

The school was closed on Sunday on the orders of the Lamwo Resident District Commissioner James Nabinson Kidega following the arrest of one resident who reportedly set two teacher’s houses ablaze.
10:51
10:51

Amudat Girls use Lockdown to Sneak to Kenya to be Circumcized police 1 2 Top story

URN reports that girls as young as 12 and above are eluding legal frameworks including law enforcement by sneaking for to cut themselves in small groups before the parents finally find them a specialist to complete the procedure.
10:38
10:38

India to Help 600 Patients Get Free Artificial Limbs at Mulago Hospital 4 1

The project is an initiative of the Government of India through its India for Humanity programme. The camp is being run by a team of doctors from Jaipur Limbs in India.
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