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20:25
20:25

Mao Wants Opposition MPs to Head Human Rights Committee NRM 1 1

According to Mao, although opposition MPs seat on the Human rights committee, the ruling party cannot be the same to chair it since most of the victims of the human rights violation are mainly opposition members.
18:55
18:55

UNEB Scout Held For Possession of Suspected PLE Papers 1 3 Top story

“He was found with different PLE examination papers deemed to be for this year’s exams at one school in Kyaliwajjala called Little-Lina primary school, one person at this school was suspicious and alerted police,” said Owoyesigyire.
17:19
17:19

Kadaga Demands Travel Advisory for S. Sudan Following Murder of Ugandans 3 1

Internal affairs state minister Obiga Kania says the responsibility of security against armed rebels in South Sudan lies with the government there but was quick to add that the foreign affairs ministry is taking up the matter and will report back to parliament.
16:42
16:42

Trial of Man Who Chopped Off 16- Year -Old Girl's Hand Starts 3 1

Hearing of the cases started on Monday afternoon with the prosecution presenting three witnesses who include the victim, her cousin brother and their paternal uncle.
16:12
16:12

Busia Woman Buried Alive in Gold Mine 3

The husband of the deceased, Pascal Ojambo says that his wife left him in bed very early in the morning without telling him where she was going, only to know her whereabouts when he received a phone call from colleagues telling him that she had died in a gold mine.
16:06
16:06

P 7 Pupil Gives Birth Before Exam in Ibanda 2 1

The incident happened at Sigirira Primary School. Alex Arinaitwe, the school headteacher says the girl who kept at school since the re-opening woke up with no sign of labour and the school had hoped that she would successfully sit for the papers.
15:49
15:49

Seven Remanded for Procuring Defilement in Amuru Action Aid

The seven are accused of marrying off a sixteen-year-old girl who is a primary six pupil of Oloyotong Primary School to thirty-three-year-old Charles Ojok on Friday evening from Oloyotong Village in Amuru Sub County Amuru district.
15:36
15:36

LCV Chairpersons Ask Gov't For Pension 5 3

John Okea, the LCV elect of Tororo District says government has put a lot in the welfare of MPs, forgetting that Local Council V leaders preside over more than two constituencies.
15:08
15:08

UMEME Replaces Over 15,000 Postpaid Meters to Curb Power Theft in Acholi Gulu 2 1

Doreen Ogenga, the Operations Manager for UMEME in Gulu and Kitgum, says they replaced the postpaid meters between September and November last year.
14:54
14:54

Pictorial: Primary Seven Candidates Brave Morning Rain as PLE Starts

In Kampala, the rain started as early as 5: 00 am and went on for several hours. It was a nightmare for candidates in the day section with many arriving awfully wet and shivering from coldness. Even after arriving at school, the candidates remained in the cold as they were seen on verandahs as they could not be allowed to access the classes before being checked.
14:52
14:52

Onduparaka FC Sacks Head Coach 1

Edison Sabasaba Shaban the Chief Executive Officer Onduparaka FC says the club decided the recent poor results. The club is in 8th position on the UPL table with just 21 points.
14:31
14:31

Gulu District Proposes UGX 31bn Budget for FY 2021-2022 2 1

Out of the total 31, 064,292,000 shillings, Education and Sports Department take the lion’s share of 13,401,589,000 shillings representing 43.1 percent followed by Administration Department that gets 7,293,821,000 shillings representing 23.5 percent.
13:42
13:42

Aruu County MP Odonga Otto Granted Bail 1

Otto’s bail hearing came just four days after the same court denied him bail and remanded him to Gulu prison charged with two counts of causing bodily harm and malicious damage to property.
13:26
13:26

Canadian Traveler Fined UGX 500,000 Over Fake COVID-19 Test Certificate 2 1

Namirembe told Uganda Radio Network-URN, that Carino told police that he was approached by two men at Victorial Mall, Entebbe municipality. The men claimed that they are laboratory technicians and that they operate a clinic that tests for COVID-19.
13:14
13:14

PLE Papers Delivered to Wrong Examination Centre in Apac 3

At about 9:45 am, Ibuje Primary School located in Ibuje sub-county Apac district received examination materials meant for Boke Primary School, which is sitting at Alenga Primary school examination centre.
13:02
13:02

PLE Starts Late in Kampala Schools 1 Top story

Despite the late delivery of examination papers, the UNEB Spokesperson Jennifer Kalule Musamba, says that by 11:00 am, at least all schools had begun examinations.
12:47
12:47

Wilt Disease Devastates Vegetables in Abera Irrigation Scheme 3 2

Beatrice Lakop, who had planted over an acre of tomatoes at the scheme built by the Water and Environment Ministry to facilitate commercial farming among vulnerable households in Gulu district told URN that all her crops were destroyed by the disease.
12:02
12:02

One Killed in Mbale-Tororo Road Accident 1 1

The accident which occurred at Bisu town council involved a Tororo Cement truck number UBA 127 M carrying limestone.
11:20
11:20

Flying Squad Arrests Two Suspected Masterminds of Kidnaps, Vehicle Robberies CID Kampala 2 1 Top story

On November, 23rd 2020, the suspects allegedly kidnapped 13-year-old Peter Mugabi, a son to Robert Mugabi in Kyarukobwa cell in Kagongo Division in Ibanda Municipality. His family reported a case of kidnap at Ibanda police station vide CRB 781/2020.
11:06
11:06

Four Lira District Officials Interdicted over Fraudulent Sale of Public Land 3

The officials are Pabious Otike, the District Natural Resource, Francis Opio, the staff surveyor, senior Land Management Officer Joseph Ocen and secretary District Land Board Helen Anyango.
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