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17:29
17:29

UPDATE: Joint Medical Stores Loses Equipment Worth UGX 7bn in Fire 3 1

The Executive Director Joint Medical Stores Bildard Baguma said they lost equipment that includes ICU beds and medicines.
17:07
17:07

Electoral Commission Acknolwedges Voter Education Shortfalls 1 3

Byabakama told the Human Rights Commitee of Parliament that although the election was a success on their part, the entire process was conducted amidst limitations, which could not allow them to reach Ugandans across the country. During the time, which was planned for voter education, gatherings were limited to only 70 people and later adjusted to accommodate 200 people.
16:07
16:07

Suspected Kidnapper Shot Dead in Fort Portal 1 2

Mugume was shot dead on Friday by security personnel in Karamaga cell in Central Division, Fort Portal City.
15:16
15:16

Caution Against Exam Malpractice Dominates UACE Briefing 3 1

At some of the schools where URN reporters attended briefing sessions, candidates were cautioned to avoid being tempted to buy examination papers.
15:09
15:09

AFIEGO Demands Transparency as Leaders Meet Over Oil Deals EITI 4 Top story

While Total E&P Uganda B.V. announced that it is has relinquished 9% of the area it had been permitted to develop in the ecologically sensitive area of the Murchison Falls National Park for environmental reasons, the Afiego Chief insists the process and term for relinquishment has not been transparent.
14:30
14:30

Entebbe Residents Outraged by Dirty Streets, Waste 6 5

Its location, as the host of Uganda’s sole international airport, the Botanical Gardens, the famous Entebbe Zoo and as a peninsular into Lake Victoria, gave it a niche, as an ideal destination for tourists to Historical sites, leisure parks, hotels and sand beaches. Back then, a visit to Entebbe came with a breath of fresh air as a gentle breeze from the lake swept through the town, blowing the wind softly, through the clean streets.
14:10
14:10

Pictorial: Over 300 Students Graduate at Lira University 11

The colorful ceremony which is being held at the University’s graduation ground is virtually being attended by Hon. Janet Kataha Museveni, the Minister for Education and Sports as the chief guest and Minister of State for Sports Hon. Denis Hamson Obua among other dignitaries.
13:40
13:40

Fire Guts Madhvani Warehouses 1 1

Among the warehouses that have been gutted by fire is that of the Joint Medical Stores.
12:44
12:44

Lira City Struggles to Get Rid of Street Kids 2

The Mayor, Mike Ogwang says although the presence of the street kids is a matter of concern to the authorities, they don't have an immediate solution due to lack of funds.
12:05
12:05

Omoro District Gets UGX 1.2Bn for Elevation of Health Centres Ministry Of Health 1

Douglas Okello Peter, the Secretary of Health says that the elevation will improve health services in the community.
11:34
11:34

Business Paralysed in Kasese as DRC Nationals Protest Against UN Mission Congolese 2 5

The UN mission has more than 12,000 troops deployed, most in the vast country’s mineral-rich east, where killings more than doubled last year. More than 330 people have been killed and 40,000 others displaced over the last three months alone as a result of the clashes, according to the Kivu Security Tracker, which maps unrest in the region.
11:11
11:11

35 Killed by Cattle Rustlers in Two Months assailants 4 1

Epitu Gadi, the Kaabong District Deputy Resident District Commissioner revealed that the people killed were either investigating the rustlers or those who have reported to the authorities about the raids of their cattle.
08:47
08:47

No Need to Lift Curfew for Ramadan Period - Minister Obiga Kania COVID-19 1 2

Mario Obiga Kania, the Minister of State for Internal Affairs has said there is no need to lift curfew as Muslims observe the Ramadan period.
07:53
07:53

Gulu District Fails to Maintain 480 Kilometres of Security Roads Paicho Sub County 1 1

Patrick Kinyera, the Gulu District Secretary for works and technical services says that out of the 980 kilometres, only 500 kilometres of roads have been maintained.
07:41
07:41

Finance Committee Rejects UGX 200,000 Annual Car License revenue generation 1 Top story

Henry Musasizi, the Chairperson of the Finance Committee said that they are considering approving only six out of the seven proposed new tax amendments to help the government raise revenue.
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