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Dec 2020 33 results
20:46
20:46

UMSC Chairman Dr. Balonde Dead 1 Top story

Dr. Balonde breathed his last at Jinja Regional Referral Hospital on Tuesday evening where he was admitted on Friday last week with an unspecified illness.
18:03
18:03

Nation Oil Distributors Suspend Transportation of Smoked Fish on MV Kalangala 2 1 Top story

This morning, fishmongers were surprised to find police officers on MV Kalangala checking all the cargo before it is loaded. All travellers with smoked fish were blocked from accessing the ferry ship not until they surrendered the fish to security operatives at the docking pier in Lutoboka.
17:39
17:39

Sedated Boda-boda Rider Unconscious Four Days Later 1 1 Top story

Muramuzi’s brother, Aniber Asiimwe, says that by the time they were called to pick him, he was in bad shape and the passenger had already vanished with his motorcycle.
17:34
17:34

Journalists who Don't Re-register to Face Criminal Charges Fred Enanga 2 1

Commissioner of Police Fred Enanga who is also the forcespokesperson said the Joint task force has passed the directive to all District Police Commanders to start enforcing the guidelines of the media council that denies all unre-registered journalists covering campaigns and elections. Council Chair Ekoxchu any journalist who doesn't re-register faces criminal prosecution
17:02
17:02

Busia Traders Storm Police Over Congested Trucks 4

According to the traders, trucks parking along customs road block clients from seeing what is displayed in shops, breed insecurity, cause accidents and pause a serious health hazard as the truck drivers excrete in polythene bags and dispose their water drainage tranches putting their lives at risk of a cholera outbreak.
16:59
16:59

KCCA FC Eyeing Fourth Win in Kampala Derby Kcca fc vs Sc villa 1

Mutebi says their encounter with SC Villa is a mouthwatering clash that attracts crowds. However, only 200 slots are available for the fans of the hosts in line with the Standard Operating Procedures aimed at stopping the spread of COVID-19.
16:23
16:23

Kyagulanyi Lectures EC's Byabakama over Campaign Guideline Breaches Robert Kyagulanyi 1

Kyagulanyi has highlighted eight violations by the police in bold letters in his missive to the EC chairperson and noted that while these violations escalate against his party there has been no response from the EC.
16:19
16:19

Muntu Endorses John Baptist Nambeshe ANT 1 1 Top story

Addressing voters at Bunamubi trading center in Bududa on Monday, Muntu hailed Nambeshe who defected from the ruling National Resistance Movement- NRM for the truth he has always exhibited and his opposition to the removal of the presidential age limit amidst all intimidation, saying he is the true leader to work with should people vote him into power.
15:49
15:49

FDC Still Hopes for Victory in Kasese Even Without “Loved” Besigye" 2 4

Due to what is viewed as his immense contribution to the recognition of the Obusinga, Kasese District Chairperson, Geoffrey Sibendire Bigogo says, “Besigye is one of the most loved personalities” in the district.
15:41
15:41

Sironko Town Council Gets UGX 6B to Tarmac Major Roads

Addressing journalists this morning, the Sironko town council LC III Chairperson, Issa Musiwa, said they have been receiving Shillings 120 million every financial year to work on roads, pay road gangs and maintain the road equipment, which hasn’t been sufficient.
15:15
15:15

Amuru District in Dilemma over New Sub Counties Ministry of Finance 2

Thompson Obong, the Chief Administrative officer Amuru district says they recently received a budget execution circular from the Ministry of Finance halting the operationalization of the newly created lower local governments due to the lack of finances, yet the EC has gone ahead to gazette new electoral positions for there for the 2021 elections.
14:59
14:59

Pioneer Oil Palm Outgrower Kankaka Dies at 76 Years 1 1

Patrick Kankaka was among the 10 farmers who planted oil palm in Beta East Bloc, Mugoye Sub County, Kalangala District in 2008 when the island population was still suspicious and resisting the new crop
14:29
14:29

Rukungiri Gears Up for Museveni Campaign Visit 4 1 Top story

Johnson Amanya, a Boda boda raider in Rukungiri town is one of those patiently waiting for Museveni and wants him to address the poor state of roads in the district. According to Amanya, as a cyclist he faces a lot of hardships executing his duties of transporting people and their goods.
14:22
14:22

Gulu Market Bans Political Campaigns Gulu Main Market 3

Megolonyo notes that hosting campaigns at the market also affects their revenue collections but also could lead to the spread of COVID-19 which will mean the market could also be closed.
14:05
14:05

Opposition and NRM Unite in Chua to Protect their Land Rights 4

Robinson Onecan Acen (Independent), Charles Onen Sali (Independent), Silver Oyet (Independent), Godfrey Luwo (NRM) and Margret Lamwaka Odwar (Independent) are among those who endorsed the pledge following concerns being raised by voters over the current moves over the status quo of land ownership.
13:39
13:39

Gulu Main Market Vendors Worried over Ignored COVID-19 SOPs Observation 2 2

When our reporter visited the market, there was no single temperature gun at any of the three entrances to the market, very few people were washing hands at the hand washing point and even fewer were wearing face masks inside the market.
13:26
13:26

Entebbe Voters Pressurise NRM's Shyaka To Fulfill Ambulance Pledge 4 5

Shyaka won the September NRM primary elections after defeating the incumbent, Rosemary Bikaako Tumusiime, Patience Mubangizi, Florence Tukei, Madinah Zalwango and Peace Sallamuka
12:57
12:57

Sironko Town Chocks on Sewage Stench 4

Many landlords are compelled to use small pipes directing human waste to trenches, leaving the whole town in a bad smell. The town is congested with kiosks, and fresh food vendors both operating adjacent to the smelly rivers of waste. This leaves residents at risk of contracting water bone diseases.
12:37
12:37

Government Distributes 23,655 Cattle to Karimojong over 6 Years 1

Mr. Okori said the Karamoja community empowerment program which was initiated by the office of the first lady Janet Museveni with the aim at empowering the Karimojong communities, is still continuing
11:56
11:56

Napak Women Fight Malnutrition and Extreme Poverty by Growing Vegetables 1

"Right now if you go to any nearby market, you will find greens brought from Mbale 250 kilometers away from Karamoja and they are very expensive," says Simon Lokol, a Science teacher at Kapkwata Primary school says.
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