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17:18
17:18

Teenage Mother Stranded with Pre-Mature Triplets Neonatal Ward 1 1

Barbara Acaya, a P.5 school dropout from Agwayugi Primary School and a resident of Lukome Parish, Bungatira Sub –County in Gulu District delivered the triplets pre –maturely on 6th March this year, two months before the due date. It is believed the malaria she suffered from led to the pre –mature delivery.
17:09
17:09

Hailstorm Devastates Villages in Isingiro 4 2

Among the affected villages include Rwenturagara, Katuntu, Nyabubare, Kigazi, Kijubwe, in Nyabubare Parish Rugaaga Town Council.
17:01
17:01

UBC Negotiates for UGX 1.2B Supplementary to Expand Radio Network 4 1

According to a statement by the Minister of ICT and National Guidance Judith Nabakooba, the money will cover the cost of 20 units of 1.2 KW Radio Transmitters, 15 digitak audio processors, 20 bass pass filters, 10 dummy loads, 20 15KVA Automatic voltage regulators, 15 new sets of 4 dipole antennas among others, to facilitate new transmission sites in the districts of Bukwo, Kapchorwa, Kotido, Packwach, Kitgum and Moyo.
16:59
16:59

Water Shortage Hits Lamogi Sub County AMREF Health Africa 2

The village had 12 boreholes of which 8 broke down last year forcing the 3,628 households to share clean water from the 4 remaining functional boreholes or fetch water from streams.
16:41
16:41

Papyrus Mat Makers Concerned About Farming Activities in Wetlands 2 1

However, Anywar says unlike before when he could get the reeds from Layibi swamp, which is near his residence, he now walks up to Pece swamp, thrice the distance he used to cover, to get good reeds.
16:27
16:27

Apac Municipality Bans Sale of Fuel in Plastic Bottles 3 2

Geoffrey Ojuka Ekweny the directly elected councillor for Ngec ward in Arocha Division observes that petrol is highly flammable which is risky to have it being sold in open and public places.
16:24
16:24

Residents Flood Bududa Hospital to See Mother of Quadruplets 4

Many residents said they had never seen such an incident in the district. They said such incidents were just reported in other places but they did not believe.
15:54
15:54

Musumba’s Election Petition Doesn’t Affect Kadaga’s Bid for Speaker- Committee speaker kadaga 2 1

The election petition by Procovia Salaamu Musumba challenging Rebecca Kadaga’s election as Kamuli Woman MP has no bearing on her re-lection as Speaker, the rules committee has said.
15:29
15:29

Uninstalled Lights Delay Use of UGX25BN Moroto Main Market 1

According to Hajji Sebaduke, the town clerk for Moroto Municipality, there is no need to allow traders to enter and utilize the facility yet some parts are not yet completed.
15:01
15:01

Sikuda Health Center III Stuck with Faulty Solar Power System 5

The panels and batteries broke down three years ago leaving health workers and patients stranded.
14:53
14:53

Uganda Prisons Staff get Covid-19 Vaccine Jabs MOH 1 1

While addressing prison staff at the launch of the vaccination exercise, the Commissioner General Can. Dr. Johnson Byabashaijja advised fellow staff to take the jab pointing out that catching the virus is more painful than the jab.
12:56
12:56

Alleged "Anti-Gov't" American Arrested in Fort Portal 1

In a statement posted on Twitter by Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga, a team from Special Investigations Division in Kireka arrested Smith on MOnday Morning for his alleged involvement in anti-government subversive activities.
12:29
12:29

MP Odonga Otto Arrested in Gulu Gulu City 2 1

Otto was arrested on Tuesday at around 9 am from Bomah Hotel in Gulu City by Francis Olugu, the Deputy Director for Criminal Investigations. Odonga was at the gym at the time of his arrest.
12:11
12:11

Acholi Leaders Revise Marriage Prices Ker Kwaro Acholi 3

In the revised requirements, one is tasked to pay 5 million Shillingsbas dowry, 6 head of cattle, 6 goats, 1 spear, chicken, 1 goat each for the mother and father-in-law, materials for the suit and gomesi for father and mother-in-law respectively and 100,000 each for tailoring, among other stipulated requirements.
11:52
11:52

Failure to Investigate Suspected African Swine Fever Frustrates Gulu Farmers 1

Nairobi Onyuta, a farmer who lost all his pigs to the strange disease says that three more pigs belonging to his neighbours died over the weekend after contracting the disease whose cause is still a mystery to them.
11:34
11:34

Kapsoboiywo: A Polling Station That Had Two Voters’ Registers 5

Daniel Satya, the Electoral Commission Supervisor for Kaseko Sub county says that during the registration and update of the voter register, the particulars of Kapnarkut town council were never submitted since the town council was new. He said that the 9 voters remained in the old parish in its mother sub county of Benet.
11:06
11:06

Anemia Kills 105 in Gulu City in Six Months 1

According to the district’s Health Sector Review report, a total of 62 deaths by anemia in Gulu city were recorded among children under five years, while 43 occurred in patients aged five and older.
09:15
09:15

Seven Murdered in 3 Weeks in Kanungu, Authorities Concerned

The OC Kanungu police station Charles Muhereza, said in the past three weeks alone, police has registered over seven murders in Kanungu district, a trend that is worrying.
07:34
07:34

Karimojong LDUs Plead for Mercy as UPDF Threatens to 'Send them Home' 2

Lt. General Peter Elwelu, the Commander of Land Forces announced that the UPDF was phasing out all the local Defence Unit personnel recruited and deployed in Karamoja after investigations found out that they were part of the problem of cattle rustling in the region.
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