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22:39
22:39

Kenya's Maize Import Ban: Busia Traders Lose UGX 5B In Last 3 Days 4 5

Samuel Wakul, another trader says that he exported 15,000 tons of maize worth Shillings 70 million but it has been returned. He says most of the maize is still loaded on trucks due to lack of space to store it and keep its moisture content.
22:14
22:14

Onduparaka Defeats Mbarara FC 1-0 As Head Coach is Yellow Carded 3 4

Onduparaka got the only goal after Mbarara FC’s defence brought down Moses Okot in the penalty area. The Mbarara FC goalkeeper deflected the penalty taken by Living Kabon, who was quick to make a rebound-securing victory for his team.
21:45
21:45

Kenya's Maize Ban Not Just A Trade Issue-Uganda Cancer Institute Boss liver cancer 1 2 Top story

Scientists like Dr. Jackson Orem confirm that the maize meal may not be safe if it contains a certain level of aflatoxins. The biggest threat is that high levels of aflatoxins can lead to liver cancer.
21:11
21:11

URA Beats Police FC to Top UPL Table 1 1

Police struggled to find an equalizer at the start of the second half. URA doubled their lead in the 68th minute through midfielder Rwothomio Cromwell. Police kept pressing for a consolation goal.
20:32
20:32

Magogo Promises to Keep Hippos Team Together Uganda Hippos 7 3

According to Magogo, the Federation intends to engage the team in different youth championship including the Olympic qualifiers as well as improving youth competitions in the country to keep the youngsters active.
17:47
17:47

Pre-School Proprietors Challenge Reasons Fronted for Continued Closure 1 3

Organized under their umbrella -Early Childhood Development Association Uganda, school proprietors and teachers argue that the ability of preschool going children aged between zero to five years to observe SOPs is not significant in the transmission of COVID-19.
17:35
17:35

Parliament Questions Relevance of Curfew lockdown 1 4

The matter was raised by Gilbert Olanya, the Kilak South MP who says that the curfew is now being used to violate rights of Ugandans, curtail mothers and women who are coming from the market and extort money from Ugandans.
17:26
17:26

Patient Navigators: The New Armour In Uganda's Cancer Management 4 1 Top story

It is hoped that Patient navigators can not only facilitate improved health care services but they can also address deep-rooted issues related to distrust in providers and the health system that often lead to avoidance of health problems and non-compliance with treatment recommendations.
17:13
17:13

Kyagulanyi Claims 2021 Election Victory With 54.19%, Calls for Peaceful Demo NUP Office 1 2

Kyagulanyi claims that the Declaration of Results forms that the party collected, when tallied, clearly indicate that he won the 14th January election with 54.19%. The Electoral Commission announced National Resistance Movement -NRM’s President Museveni winner of the 2021 election with 58.64%. But according to NUP’S audits, Museveni scored only 34.83%.
16:38
16:38

Parent Storms Head Teacher’s Office Over UGX 92,000 Food Debt 1

According to Wakoba said , on 30th October last year the head teacher in the names of Debora Wemesa sent her deputy also called Stephen Patrick Kakala requesting him (parent) to feed the teachers who had returned to school on the teaching business. He complied upon their request and fed them on grounds that they would pay him after the month.
16:19
16:19

Expansion of Nakamiro, Lubigi Channel Takes Shape 2 2

Brain Baagala, the Manager of Drainage at KCCA, says that they have so far constructed two of the four box culverts they intend to install on Nakamiro Channel in Kawempe at Kazo Angola and along Jakana road.
15:32
15:32

​Sembabule Man Spears Wife To Death at Shrine

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson, says that the couple was staying at Kyaluwanyi village where they developed a bitter dispute. He says that trouble started after Mugula accused his deceased wife of being involved in an extramarital affair and vowed to spill blood.
15:10
15:10

Former Cattle Rustler Excels in Fruit Growing 2

Angolere, who started the project in 2015, earned Shillings 11 million in the first harvest of his fruits that he sold in various trading centers in Napak and Moroto districts.
14:17
14:17

Opposition Whip Semujju Nganda Announces Bid for Speaker 1 2

“I’m going to be a speaker for every Member of Parliament and will handle disagreements with colleagues and other subordinates who serve us in parliament in the most professional and dignified manner possible,” said Ssemujju.
14:15
14:15

Arua Diocese Surrenders Parish to Police as Catholics Evict Priests on Corruption Accusations 3 2

The diocese of Arua was forced to evacuate the three priests to Ediofe Cathedral parish for their safety and handed their residence and the parish buildings to the police for protection. Monsignor Kasto guided that the Christians of Oluko Parish should seek for all pastoral care in the nearby chapels and zonal centers.
13:21
13:21

Arua man Fails to Reposes Land After Court Ruling 5 4

Dramani inherited the contested land measuring about 12 acres in Etuka village, Ombaci parish in Manibe Sub-County in Arua city from his father who also inherited it from his father.
13:20
13:20

Wakiso Town Council Drafts Physical Development Plan 4

The Principal Physical Planner at the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development Jotham Muyambi notes that the new plan will focus on developing the already existing growth centres than allowing more others to crop up as they focus on land use and infrastructural development.
12:46
12:46

Three People Murdered in Three Weeks in Bunyangabu 3

On Monday, residents of Piida zone, in Kiyombya Sub County were shocked when they found a man in his late 20’s dead, bringing to three the number of people killed in three weeks.
12:21
12:21

Three Women Find Fortune in Riding Boda boda in Arua 4 2

Saffi Alematiyo, the Chairperson of Arua Boda boda Association says the female Boda boda riders are the most disciplined on the road. He says this has enabled them to avoid accidents.
11:33
11:33

Pader Town Council Residents Demand Restoration of Boreholes 2

In 2016, the National Water and Sewage Cooperation (NSWC) Pader branch and district officials from the water department dismantled over 15 boreholes in the town council after piped water was installed.
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