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23:17
23:17

Uganda Cranes Midfielder Aucho Joins Tanzania’s Young Africans SC Khalid Aucho 2

Aucho 28, joins Young as free agent after ending his contract at Egyptian’s side Misr El Makkasa in June this year, the two parties agreed not to extend the contact and consequently the midfielder had to look for another opportunity.
19:18
19:18

Pictorial: Kampala Returns to Normal Days after Lockdown

Many traders are attending to buyers without wearing face masks and those who have the masks are not wearing them appropriately. Streets and roads in town are also congested with motorists driving and riding close to each other, some carrying more passengers than permitted.
18:56
18:56

Minister Nabakooba Intervenes in Bukakata Land Dispute 2 1

The affected persons are mainly pastoralists and peasant farmers occupying more than three square miles of land in Kasange-Kigga village, Kiteredde, Musajja, Muddu, Komoni, Biriinzi, Lutukuma, and Kigo.
16:14
16:14

World Cup Qualifiers: Uganda to Play Mali at Kitende FUFA 1 2

This comes months after both CAF and FIFA disqualified Mandela National Stadium from hosting the 2022 World Cup qualifiers, saying the facility is substandard.
15:31
15:31

A Family of 10 Homeless As Mob Demolishes Home, Torches Property 5 4

The mob raided the family of David Odoi, a resident of Liwira village in Sere Sub-county on Saturday last week accusing him of poisoning Dominic Owori, who is reportedly unconscious during a drinking spree.
15:13
15:13

Kiira Motors To Deliver Only 10 Buses in 2021 1 Top story

Kiira Motors Corporation says it will deliver 10 buses by end of this year, a paltry one percent of the more than 1000 buses the state owned corporation had promised to deliver by end of this year.
14:52
14:52

Global Warming Unequivocally Human Driven, at Unprecedented Rate- Report 1 Top story

Human-induced climate change is already affecting many weather and climate extremes in every region across the globe. Scientists are also observing changes across the whole of Earth’s climate system; in the atmosphere, in the oceans, ice floes, and on land.
14:07
14:07

FUFA Sets Aug 19th For Resumption of Uganda Cup Decolas Kiiza 2 1 Top story

FUFA’s Competition Director, Aisha Nalule, says that both semifinals will take place at the respective home grounds of the teams involved. However, all matches will take place behind closed doors as directed by the president.
14:06
14:06

Over 120 Traders Petition Kasese Municipal Authorities on Market Relocation Appeals Committee 1

Some of the vendors and traders have raised complaints of double allocation of space, mismatches between names and allocated stall numbers, and missing names among others. They are also accusing some leaders of manipulating the process.
13:00
13:00

Man Poisons Self After Cutting Wife to Death 1

It is alleged that after eating Supper on Sunday night, Sigyirenda followed Asiimwe in the bedroom and cut her on the neck several times using a machete leaving her bleeding on their marital bed.
11:49
11:49

50 Percent MAK Students Prefer Physical Exams 4 1

The survey sampled 3884 students across the colleges in the university. In the study conducted on July 2021, students had to choose from online examinations, take-home assessments and physical examinations.
09:34
09:34

Head Teacher Arrested for Embezzling Examination Fees, Issuing Fake Results 2 3

It is alleged that Obal only remitted Shillings 600,000 from the over Shillings 7million he collected from 35 candidates to UNEB.
08:43
08:43

Water Ministry To Introduce Flood Early Warning System On Rwenzori Mountain 2 1

Alfred Okot Okidi, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Water and Environment, says that the early warning system will have three key components comprising a sensor placed in the river, a solar-powered siren and a Control centre.
08:17
08:17

Cries as Men, Women Share Ward at Aduku Health Center IV Ministry of Health 2 2

The government hospital located in Olami cell, Ikwera ward in Aduku Town Council, was established as a dispensary in the early 1940s with only a general ward and an OPD structure, however from the time of its construction, the district has not put up another ward citing financial burdens.
07:56
07:56

Gulu Registers 4,477 Teenage Pregnancies in 18 Months Gulu City 4

A report compiled by Jessica Anena, the Probation Officer of Gulu district indicates that 2,932 teenagers were impregnated in 2020 while 1,545 got pregnant between January and June 2021.
07:33
07:33

Unresolved Bukakata Land Dispute Delays Masaka Oil Palm Project 1 3 Top story

At least 100 households use the land for settlement and grazing. The land is a subject of contention between over 200 residents and Nakigga Ranching Farm Cooperative, which comprises 37 subscribers.
07:30
07:30

UMEME Impersonator Arrested In Busia District 3

He was found registering as well extorting money from residents in villages of Asopotoit A, Sireka, Asopotoit B, Sikuda village all in Sikuda Sub-county of Busia district.
07:04
07:04

Two Catechists Arrested For Defying COVID-19 Directives on Congregational Prayers 1

Amuru Resident District Commissioner, Geoffrey Oceng Osborne, says they picked up the duo after receiving intelligence that they presiding over congregational prayers in violation of the closure of places of worship.
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