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18:27
18:27

Masaba Cultural Delegates Oppose Minister’s Proposal of Fresh Umukuka Election 1 1

While speaking to media today in a press conference at Mutufu town council offices, Steven Gidudu the chairperson of Mwambu clan says that they are not ready to repeat the elections.
17:47
17:47

Public Reluctant to Wear Masks Citing Inconveniences Ministry of Health 3

The trend comes amidst calls from health experts urging the public to keep overserving Standard Operation Procedures (SOPs) including wearing of masks amid fears of a second wave of Coronavirus infections.
17:26
17:26

Kampala Metropolitan Celebrates Easter Peacefully - Police uganda police force

Luke Owoyesigire, the Deputy Police Spokesperson for Kampala Metropolitan Area says there was no major incident recorded in and around Kampala besides petty offences such as pickpocketing and petty theft.
17:08
17:08

Busia's Mismanaged UGX800M School Tractor Grounded 2 4

Godfrey Adea Pujambo, the chairman PTA Lumino High school says that the school poorly handled the tractor at the extent that they could neither repair it nor give accountability for the money, at least 300,000 shillings per day for two years, that the machine was making daily
16:49
16:49

Two Family Members Knocked Dead by Speeding Car in Mbale 1

The eyewitness who saw the incident says a 'Wish' car number UAU 140Q that was heading towards Tororo town from Mbale direction knocked the two family members today at 12.00 noon
16:36
16:36

How Thugs Posing as NWSC Staff Robbed 100M from Kyambogo Residence 1 2

A video that was captured by CCTV cameras within the premises shows the thieves who were disguised as employees of the National Water and Sewage Cooperation -NWSC entering the private residence at lower estate in Edinburg Avenue, Kyambogo Kampala and holding the occupants captive before taking off with the cash.
15:56
15:56

UBC to Broadcast Stanbic Uganda Cup FUFA 4 1 Top story

FUFA’s Communications Director, Ahmed Hussein, says that they agreed with UBC to carry the games to popularize the cup. He says that UBC will broadcast the first round of the 32 games and will keep upgrading at every level of the tournament as the discussions continue.
15:25
15:25

Government Asked to Use Local Contractors for Implementing District Projects 5 1

Richard Rwabuhinga, the chairperson Kabarole District says local governments are stuck with project money on their accounts because government delays to pick its contractors.
15:15
15:15

9 Small Boys Arrested for Smoking Opium in Gulu City Opium smoking 2

Washington Okello, the Chairperson Youth league in industrial area, Bar-dege Layibi division of Gulu City says they were tipped off by locals in the area about the small boys who were smoking the drug in the open, at around 2pm yet they were underaged.
14:35
14:35

Nabweya Health Center II Grappling With High Cases of Teenage Pregnancies

Mike Kigai, the in-charge Nabweya health Centre II attributes the high cases of teenage pregnancies to the laxity by parents to counsel their children. He says parents have turned their children into the business, something that has promoted teenage pregnancies in the area.
14:27
14:27

LC1 Chairperson Accuses Island Police of Helping Suspects Escape Justice 2

Buyondo Musa, the L C 1 Chairperson of Kitobo Landing Site in Bufumira says the area Police connive with criminal suspects who pay for their release without being charged for offences they are arrested over.
13:33
13:33

Kanungu Slaps Total Ban on Sand Mining as Second Victim is Buried Alive

Gad Ahimbisibwe Rugaju, the Kanungu Deputy Resident District Commissioner said that all sand mines in the district will remain closed until standard sand mining measures are put in place.
13:32
13:32

MYDA FC Drops Musafiri As Head Coach 2 3

Musafiri’s sacking follows calls by the fans to the club management to drop him for the poor performance in the Star-Times Uganda Premier League. The team has so far won a single game and lost 12.
12:38
12:38

Bududa Farmers Stranded, Wait for OWC Seeds to Start Planting

Farmers say a few of them who have managed to plant suffered the high prices of the seeds which have shot during this planting season.
09:29
09:29

Mask Business Gives Hope to Kampala Youths masks

“The business is not bad at all, you can have what to eat and save at least 15, 000 Shillings each day”, he told URN in Wandegeya. According to Ssebale, he sells 100 pieces of disposable masks in 3 days. 100 pieces of masks cost only Shillings 31, 000. Ssebale is able to earn a profit of almost Shillings 70, 000 at the turnover of about 30 percent on the 100 masks per day.
09:05
09:05

10 Remanded Over Theft Of Government Drugs In Pader 2 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that drug theft in government health facilities in Acholi Sub –Region is becoming so rampant. Okema suspects that such rampant theft could be linked to the mushrooming drug shops within the communities operated by some health workers.
08:31
08:31

Two In Trouble for Assaulting Old Man to Death Gulu City 1

Joel Christopher Luwum, a resident of Patuda Parish, says that the suspects and others still at large waylaid the deceased on Friday evening on his way from Forgod Trading Center and assaulted him leaving him with multiple injuries.
08:11
08:11

Gaba Market in Deplorable Condition Year After Flooding flooding in kampala 3 3

Frank Kiguli, one of the area leaders says that hundreds of vendors have totally lost business since the onset of the heavy rains, which flooded their stalls. He says that they sometimes sell their goods through sales agents or hawkers who move with the goods from place to place.
07:51
07:51

Pictorial: Christians Congregate to Celebrate Easter Easter sunday 2021 Top story

Key among the celebrants at St. Paul’s Cathedral, Namirembe included the Nnabagereka of Buganda, Sylvia Nagginda, the Speaker of the Buganda Lukiiko, Patrick Luwagga Mugumbule and Rubaga Division Mayor, Joyce Nabbosa Ssebuggwawo.
07:42
07:42

Kyetume FC Appoints Uganda Cranes legend Jackson Mayanja Head Coach Alex isabirye 1 3

Emmanuel Musinguzi, the Chief Executive Officer, Kyetume FC, says that Mayanja has been working with the club as technical manager and is now switching roles. He will serve with Isabirye and the U17 head coach Jimmy Kimera under him.
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