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20:56
20:56

Gov't Asked to Sensitize Public on COVID-19 Vaccine 1 2

Musenero who is part of the COVID 19 national task force says that the low turn up of health workers for the vaccination exercise is not a good experience.
19:07
19:07

COVID-19 Pushes Aside Tuberculosis Outreach TB 1 1 Top story

Pandemic response pushed aside tuberculosis outreach and services, resulting in 20% drop in diagnosis and treatment worldwide, urgent recovery needed
18:25
18:25

Kafunjo Residents Welcome Tarmacing of 8km Road 2

The 8.8Km road connects Kafunjo-Kigando-Kibeho parishes and the two bridges connect Mirama-Kigando parishes and Ruceece-Mpala Parishes.
18:18
18:18

Katebwa Sub County Schools Register Higher Numbers of Semi-Candidates After Lockdown 6 2

The high numbers are attributed to learners who have come from private schools that closed due to financial constraints before government allowed a staggered re-opening of schools. Parents with pupils in P.5 have also chosen to send their children into the semi-candidate classes.
18:18
18:18

Second Suspect in Murder of Bushenyi Radio Presenter Arrested

Martial Tumusiime, the Bushenyi Greater Police spokesperson says Kansiime has been on the run since last month when Mandela was killed. Tumusiime says that the suspect was arrested on Thursday from his hideout in Omukatafari, Kizinda.
18:00
18:00

Kitgum Pupils Stage Peaceful Protest Over Missing Past Examination Papers 2

The school headteacher, Quinto Oyera says it took the intervention of the school administration to plead with the candidates to calm down and restrain themselves from harming the teacher.
17:11
17:11

Magufuli Leaves Behind a Mixed Legacy-MPs Tanzania 9 1

Some of the MPs Uganda Radio Network spoke to, say that Magufuli was a patriot who put his country first and was a man of action who developed the economy of Tanzania, while others say he violated human rights and was turning into an authoritarian leader.
16:47
16:47

Drugs Stolen from Abwong Health Centre II Abwong HCIII 2

The stolen drugs include 30 boxes of Coartem, 10 boxes of Amoxicillin, 8 boxes of Frazil and 17 boxes of Rapid Diagnostic Testing kits among others.
15:52
15:52

4,000 Residents in Matidi Sub County Hit By Water Crisis 3 4

The Aputubere A village LCI Chairperson Aldo, says they have struggled with water shortage for close to two years now after the only borehole had its pipes and rods worn out in around May 2019 and local residents have been unable to repair it.
15:39
15:39

Doctors in Gulu Rally Residents to Embrace Covid-19 Vaccine COVAX facility 1 2

Dr Odong, says health workers had to come first to show an example to the general public to embrace the exercise. He rubbished misinformation making rounds on social media about the vaccines, saying the vaccines underwent all the required standard tests before approval.
15:08
15:08

Non Targeted People Fluke COVID-19 Jabs Amidst Low Uptake By Health Workers Ministry of Health 5 2

Like Juma, a 34 year old mother who spoke anonymously, said she sneaked in and lied on advice from her neighbor that she is a nurse in Bwaise. “My children are young and I need to protect them irrespective of what the government says. When I get immunized, it means that I can’t give them Covid-19,” she said.
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14:29

Staff Recruitment in Gulu Halted over Expiry of District Servicve Commission Term 5

The Gulu District Chief Administrative Officer Geoffrey Okaka says that the exercise was halted after the term of office of the DSC expired before the shortlisting of applicants for the various positions.
14:16
14:16

UPDF to Deploy 3,000 in Karamoja

Gen Elwelu who addressed the media after a closed-door meeting with the UPDF top commanders at the 3rd division headquarters said the deployment which will begin soon will concentrate on searching for all hidden guns still in the hands of the Karimojong.
14:06
14:06

UPDF Soldiers Start Getting COVID-19 Vaccine Jabs MOH 1 1

The minister of defense, Adolf Mwesige pointed out to the army and the rest of Ugandans to have faith in their scientists and the vaccine.
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13:06

Flags at Tanzania High Commission Fly at Half-Mast to Mourn Magufuli John Pombe Magufuli 1

Magufuli 61 was announced dead by the country's Vice President Hassan Samia Suhulu in a televised address on Wednesday. Magufuli who passed away at a hospital in Dar es Salaam was missing in public for weeks.
11:49
11:49

Nansana's Stabex International Builds Police Post to Curb Crime 2 5

Otim Gilbert, the Stabex International marketing manager who declined to reveal the amount of money used in the construction, said that it came as a request from both the police and the community and stressed that no conditions are attached to it.
11:28
11:28

Lack of Public Toilets in Apac Municipality Irks Residents open defecation 1 2

Last year in February, the municipality authorities demolished all pit latrines in and around the municipality to pave way for the construction of drainable latrines by plot owners and landlords.
10:47
10:47

Two Students Shot Dead, Another Critically Injured In Botched Robbery 1 2 Top story

According to preliminary information, security guards from Exposs Security Group shot the trio on Wednesday night while trying to access Bright Valley Girls Primary and Secondary Schools in Techo Parish, Bardege-Layibi division, about one kilometer from St Joseph`s College Layibi.
10:22
10:22

When President Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli Visited Uganda in 2017 John Pombe Magufuli

As the region mourns the fallen Tanzanian leader, we bring pictures of his first visit to Uganda as President of Tanzania having taken over the leadership of East Africa's largest country in 2015.
10:10
10:10

Uche Mubiru Drops Out of Uganda Cranes Ahead of Afcon Qualifiers Abdallah Mubiru 2 4

The Uganda Cranes Caretaker Coach, Abdallah Mubiru, says the player requested to drop from the team to sort out some personal issues.
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