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22:02
22:02

MPs Reject Minister's Statement on Minerals Police Protection Unit Artisinal Miners 1 6

Gen. Odongo's statement left several MPs exasperated noting that the minister had merely skirted the issues that the report had highlighted regarding the harassment and illegal activities carried by the MPPU.
21:30
21:30

East African Civil Aviation Academy Decries Underfunding Parliament 1 1

Turyamubona told the committee that the school is continuing to struggle because of underfunding. He added that currently six of the aircraft are grounded due to lack of maintenance.
19:22
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KCCA FC to Face BUL FC Without Ten Players kcca fc vs bul fc 4 1

Dominic Ayella, Julius Poloto, Gift Ali and Sadat Anaku will not be part of the team due to injuries however, Steven Sserwadda, Sam Ssenyonjo, Joseph Kizza Bukenya, Andrew Kawooya, Joseph Kafumbe and Musa Ramathan are part of the U20 National team in Mauritania.
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19:00

Woman in Nwoya Jailed 34 Years for Killing Husband gulu central prison

Molly Angwech, a resident of Okwoto ‘C’ Village, Lii Parish, Lii Sub –County in Nwoya was convicted and sentenced for murdering her husband Richard Oyom on September 11th, 2018.
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18:43

Diseases Affecting Coffee Business in Kyenjojo 2 1

Farmers say the most common type of diseases is the Coffee Berry Disease, which attacks the plants until they dry up and the berries fall off before maturing.
18:36
18:36

Masaka City Council Struggling to Delivery Services Citing Funding Challenges 2

Behangane says the delay to change their vote from the municipality to city council has affected service delivery.
18:11
18:11

Bars Operating Behind Closed Doors COVID-19 Pandemic 1 1

Uganda Radio Network-URN established that some of the bars that have been openly operating are owned by security personnel attached to the president’s office and Uganda People’s Defence Force-UPDF.
18:09
18:09

Three Game Animals Killed in Murchison Falls National Park 1 Top story

Bashir Hangi, the Communication Officer of Uganda Wildlife Authority –UWA told URN in an interview that the drivers who knocked the game animals are still at large and are being hunted by the Police and UWA.
17:34
17:34

Japan Gives Uganda UGX 135.6 Billion for Yumbe-Manibe Road Works Refugee settlement 1

Japanese ambassador to Uganda, Hidemoto Fakuzawa, said at the signing of the exchange notes with Finance minister, Matia Kasaija, that the project is intended to improve National Road in Refugee-Hosting Areas of West Nile Sub-region. This covers the Yumbe-Manibe road which is in bad conditions and hampers smooth transportation of goods and people.
17:29
17:29

Two Jailed 100 Years for Murder And Aggravated Robbery 2 1

The Court Martial Chairperson Lt. Col Emmanuel Mwesigwa convicted Dusingizimana and Mukwenda of murder, four charges of aggravated robbery and one Kidnap charge upon their plea of guilty. He sentenced them to 100 years for murder and 70 years for each of the aggravated robbery and 30 years for kidnap.
17:07
17:07

Total Uganda Evaluates Residual Land In Ten Districts For Compensation 5 1

According to Stella Amony, the Communications Officer –Total E&P Uganda, has confirmed the exercise saying it commenced in November last year and will be concluded in March this year.
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UPDF Helicopter Crashes in Entebbe 2 Top story

The UPDF spokesperson, Brig-Gen Flavia Byekwaso said the helicopter was being piloted by two cadet trainees on a mutual training flight.
16:17
16:17

Four Die As Police, Bukwo Residents Clash Over Defilement Suspect

Fredmark Chesang, the Sipi Region Spokesperson, says the trouble started after five police officers went to Kapros to arrest unidentified defilement suspect.
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16:03

Ebola Outbreak: Health Surveillance Heightened At Uganda-DRC Border in Kasese 1 4

The surveillance has been concentrated along the Mpondwe border point and Katwe landing site on Lake Edward, which are the key entry points for communities across the two countries.
15:41
15:41

USA, Spain and South Sudan to Participate in National Cross Country Championship 1 2

According to the publicity secretary of Uganda Athletics Federation, Namayo Mawerere South Sudan has entered a team of nine runners while Spain and USA one male athlete each in the competition that has drawn over 400 runners for the four categorized events (Senior Men 10km, Women 10km, Junior men 8km, Junior Women 6km, Individual mixed relays 2km).
15:18
15:18

Thugs Steal Drugs at Atar Health Center II 1

Unidentified thugs on Wednesday night a group of thugs broke into the facility and stole five temperature guns, a weighing scale, and assortments of coartem, gloves and other valuable items.
13:54
13:54

Otuke Residents Plant Shea Nuts to Prevent Extinction 6 1

Ojok Okello, the head of the group operating under the project name, Okere City, says the group piloted planting of 1,000 trees of shea nuts last year, to see if it could grow. He says they hope to continue planting more trees this year, by adding more 5000 Shea trees.
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Facebook Engaging Ugandan Gov’t on Shutdown 5 1

Technology giant Facebook has said that it is in active engagement with Government of Uganda over the Facebook shutdown that has lasted for now month.
13:45
13:45

Non-Formal Skills Training Program Excites Students youth empowerment 4 1

The government program which will be conducted in vocational institutions starting February to April 2021, across the country at a free cost is meant to empower the youths will skills that enable them to sustain themselves in life.
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Lira City Residents Discard COVID-19 SOPs MInistry of Health 2 4

Although the government ordered strict enforcement of social distancing in markets and all public places and wearing of face masks, the guidelines have been discarded in Lira City.
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