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16:37
16:37

Woman Shot Dead by Warriors for 'Giving Intelligence to UPDF'

The UPDF says that the woman, only identified as Zam Zam, a resident of Kitome Trading Centre in Lodiko Sub County was shot dead by the warriors on suspicion that she was collaborating with security agencies revealing information about people with illegal firearms.
15:51
15:51

Lyantonde Health Workers Face Probe for Refusing to Take COVID-19 Vaccine 3 1

Catherine Kamwin, the Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner who heads the task force, says they were perturbed to learn that the people who administer the Covid vaccine jabs aren’t vaccinated.
15:22
15:22

Another Person Killed in Kasese Town Murder 1 1

This brings to six, the number of people found dead under unclear circumstances in less than two weeks in the municipality. Four of these are not known to locals in the areas where the bodies were found.
10:51
10:51

Witty Ugandans Fluke Teachers Vaccination as Drive Nears End 4 1

The vaccination exercise for teachers in Kampala schools started on August 25, as one of the measures to prepare for the reopening of schools. Up to 10 centres were ringfenced for teachers within the jurisdiction of Kampala Capital City Authority -KCCA.
10:00
10:00

Masaka Killings: Survivors Struggling with Medical Bills 5 1

They were admitted to Masaka Regional Referral Hospital in critical condition following the attacks where they were asked to have a skull Computed Tomography (CT) scan to help health experts to detect brain injury, bleeding, and skull fractures.
09:01
09:01

Mukono Based Medical Institute Opts for in-house Internship 1 4

The Institute Rector Peter Bbosa says that they previously sent their students to 20 training hospitals which currently have limited space to accommodate staff and training students. As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, person-to-person interactions are limited, as well as congregations and contact with other persons.
08:04
08:04

I Never Witnessed Rigging, but Polls Were Not Transparent - Nabakooba

Ms Nabakooba who was a minister and a Member of Parliament at the time of the elections told court that he did not believe in the results that declared Ms Bagala as the winner and MP.
07:24
07:24

Journalist Arrested After Lodging With Afghan Evacuees in Entebbe 1

Wasswa, a senior correspondent with Deutsche Press Agentur (DPA), the German Press Agency,) was arrested on Thursday by security officers at Imperial Resort Beach Hotel, a facility that is hosting the 51 Afghan evacuees who arrived in Uganda on Wednesday. They are part of a group that is fleeing Taliban-controlled Afghanistan.
06:21
06:21

Uganda's Emong Wins Bronze at Tokyo Paralympic Games David Emong 1 Top story

The star para-athlete emerged third in a time of 3:53.51 which is his personal best time in a highly contested race
04:01
04:01

Court Sets Judgement Day for Busongora South Election Petition 2 1

Mujungu, the National Resistance Movement -NRM party candidate won the parliamentary race with 7,601 votes, defeating his main challenger Jackson Mbaju who got 7,522 votes and eight others. But Mbaju petitioned the court to challenge the outcome of the polls citing cases of voter bribery, ballot stuffing and the existence of ghost voters of the register.
03:31
03:31

Uganda Men’s Netball Team Intensifies Prep for Netball Championship 2 1

The team’s head coach Vicent Kiwanuka recently summoned a 26-man squad to begin residential training at Kampala University. The team had three test games against National Insurance Corporation Netball Club, Police Netball Club and Weyonje Netball Club to test their skills.
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