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19:48
19:48

Scientists Seek UGX 248bn to Produce COVID-19 Vaccine COVID-19 vaccines 1 2

Kasaija told the MPs that there are two solutions to the COVID-19 vaccine which include locally manufacturing vaccines, and sourcing for vaccines for all Ugandans.
17:21
17:21

Kawaala Residents Living in Fear over Looming Eviction 3

Residents neighbouring the channel say KCCA promised it would compensate them for their land. However few people were compensated and the others were asked to vacate on grounds that they had settled in a wetland.
16:11
16:11

Nakaayi to Lead Uganda’s Middle Distance Runners to Tokyo Olympics halima nakaayi 2 1

The team will be led by world 800m champion Halima Nakaayi. Her trainingpartner Winnie Nanyondo who took part in the last edition of the summer games that took place in Brazil, is one of the few athletes who will participate in a double, competing in the 800M and 1500M races.
16:07
16:07

Busia Families Battling Strange Skin Condition 2 1

Opitti Omina, a health worker in the Busia district, says that he has attended to more than 20 patients with skin ailments. He explains that it is a rare genetic skin disorder, which has become so common among children and adults.
16:06
16:06

Race for Booze Leaves Man Dead Agago 1

A local business man identified as Bosco Ocan organized the event to appreciate his clients by giving back the revelers of his bar, and the winner would be rewarded with local potent gin locally referred to as Guu.
15:50
15:50

LCI Chairpersons Oppose Criteria of Selecting Relief Cash Beneficiaries 1 5

Paul Omer, the Soroti City East Division Chairperson says the process of identification of beneficiaries of COVID-19 funds raises suspicions. He says that the neediest people may be left out of the relief since the process was not comprehensive.
15:08
15:08

Mbale Hospital Registers Low Demand for Oxygen 2 1

Last month, the demand for oxygen in the hospital was high, leading to a breakdown of the oxygen plant. At maximum, the plant would produce up to 30 cylinders of oxygen in a day.
15:07
15:07

IMF: Uganda to keep Borrowing, But Still far from Middle Income Status 2 1

Even after borrowing one billion dollars from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Uganda will continue borrowing. IMF Uganda Country Representative Izabela Karpowicz tells URN that Uganda still has a financing deficit of another one billion dollars; about 3.5 trillion Uganda shilling at the current exchange rate.
14:30
14:30

Male, Female Patients Share Ward at Rhino Camp Health Center IV 4 3

Lawrence Alioni, the Chairperson of Rhino camp health center IV Management Committee, says that they have one block for the general ward that was initially partitioned to separate male patients from females.
14:23
14:23

West Nile Leaders Demand for Action to Recover Missing Ambulance Ambulance Services 3 1

The Health Ministry donated the missing ambulance valued at Shillings 300milion to Arua Regional Referral Hospital last year. The driver parked the ambulance in the hospital yard and left the keys behind.
14:05
14:05

COVID-19: MOH Arranges Mandatory Counseling Sessions for Health Workers UMA 2 1

Morris Tukei, a clinical psychologist at International Hospital Kampala notes that it is important for people to do whatever is in their control like following the government regulations to avoid complications.
13:29
13:29

Amuru to Block Medical Workers Without COVID-19 Vaccination Certificates from Accesing Health Facilities Covid 19 1 1 Top story

The Resident District Commissioner, Geoffrey Osborn Ocheng, who also doubles as Amuru District COVID- 19 Taskforce Chairperson, told URN this morning that they gave the medical workers four days to take the jab, which has elapsed today.
13:20
13:20

Missing Six-Year-Old Boy Found Dead in Katabi Town Council 5 2

Joram Kato’s body was found about 200 meters away from their home in Bendegere Nkumba village, Katatbi town council.
12:45
12:45

Eight People Arrested in Kwania for Cultivating Marijuana 2

The suspects are Robert Obia, Joshua Ogwal, Keren Ayugi, Better Amongi and Jaspher Oloro all from Abwongdani Village. Others are Jimmy Okoi from Atimnadi Village, Jimmy Odongo and Wilfred Nyero all from Baronger Village,Abwong parish, Abongomola Sub County.
12:41
12:41

Uganda Confident Of Defeating Morocco to Qualify for 2021 AfroBasket The Silverbacks 1 1 Top story

According to Silverbacks coach, Geroge Galanopoulos, Wainwright brings positive energy to the team, as he is a connector, a natural leader and someone that the players look up to.
12:33
12:33

COVID -19 Survivors in Gulu Demand Discharge Certificates to Fight Segregation 1 2

The survivors who underwent home-based care management and later tested negative for the virus say they continue facing segregation, rejection and isolation from the communities.
11:52
11:52

Demand For Relief Funds Overwhelms Busia District Covid-19 Task Force 1 7

John Rex Achila, the Busia Resident District Commissioner-RDC also chairman of the task force says that they receive more than 20 to 30 people each day seeking assistance
11:48
11:48

Man Arrested Armed with Sharp Knife in RDC’s Office suspect 3

According to Kirabira, Seruga approached her secretary on Wednesday seeking permission to see her. She explains that the secretary asked Seruga why he wants to meet the RDC. In his response, Seruga claimed that he had come to deliver a document to the RDC.
11:19
11:19

First Batch of Uganda's Olympians Out of Quarantine, Kick Off Normal Training olympics 1 1

Beatrice Ayikoru, the Chief de mission Uganda Olympic Committee has confirmed to Uganda Radio Network that the team has resumed normal training following the recovery of the two positive cases.
10:58
10:58

Arua City Leaders Want List of COVID-19 Relief Beneficiaries Revised 2 5 Top story

Sam Nyakua, the Mayor Arua City wondered about the criteria used to determine the number of COVID-19 relief beneficiaries. He demanded that the current figures for Ayivu Division be included.
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