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20:28
20:28

Silverbacks Squad Summoned to Kickoff World Cup Qualifiers Prep 1 1

The summoned players include team captain Jimmy Enabu, Ivan Muhwezi, Fayed Baale, Tonny Drilleba, Titus Odeke, James Okello, Ben Komakech, Peter Obleng, Deng Geu, Mohamed Ghedi Abdihakim, Womala Emmanuel Timothy, Brandon Davies, Eric Rwahire and Robinson Odoch Opong.
19:44
19:44

Delays in Debating NSSF Bill Bothers Workers MP's midterm access 1 2

After the presentation of the Bill, Deputy Speaker Among postponed the debate saying members should first read the report before the debate. Although the matter appeared on the order paper for subsequent days, it never came up for debate until today, when it was listed as business to follow.
19:28
19:28

State Seeks More Time to Complete Investigations in Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Trial 2 1

However, Defence Lawyer Shamim Malende contested the delays and asked the court to allow the legislators to seek medical attention from specialized doctors since Kigo and Kitalya prison authorities failed to give them the necessary treatment for their ailments. Ssegirinya did not appear before the court, even through a zoom link, reportedly due to a deteriorating health condition.
19:04
19:04

ICT Minister Directs NITA-U to Reduce Internet Cost 1 3

Ssebugwawo says that now that the internet is increasingly becoming a must-have for all businesses, it’s important that its cost is affordable especially for startups and small business enterprises. She was speaking today at the Ministry of ICT in Kampala to inaugurate the first-ever Business Processing Outsourcing -BPO and Innovation Council.
17:44
17:44

KCCA Finalizes Market Ordinance 1 2

Lukwago told our reporter that the city executive committee had a retreat where the Attorney General and the solicitor general’s offices were represented and they agreed to focus on public markets for now.
17:39
17:39

Sureties, Lawyers Given One Week to Produce Murder Suspect Kirabo in Court Mukono High Court 2

Justice Kaweesa ruled that Kirabo’s sureties and lawyers be given one week to produce the suspect in court or pay 50 million Shillings and be arrested.
17:38
17:38

Uganda Railways Junk Locomotives Cost Much more Than New Ones Parliament 4 1 Top story

A team of URC officials led by Managing Director Stanley Sendegeya told the committee that they had initially planned to procure six-year-old locomotives at 36 billion Shillings but they ended up procuring four eight-year-old locomotives at 48 billion shillings.
17:23
17:23

My Life is in Danger, says Former MP of Kotido 1

"I am telling you my brothers and sisters from the media that this may be my last time to address the media because I live every day as it comes, not sure of the next, soldiers and police are trailing life since the time I lost elections," he said.
16:55
16:55

Mbarara City Authorities to Delay Allocation of Space to Vendors in New Market 3 1

Robert Mugabe Kakyebezi, Mbarara City Mayor says as the central market nears completion they have written to the Ministry of local government to guide on how the allocation should be done.
16:48
16:48

UNBS Closes Over 20 Maize Mills in Gulu City For Noncompliance 2 4

According to Abongo, the operation specifically targeting maize mills follows the expiry of the six months’ ultimatum issued by the standards body in January this year to certify their products as well as meet all the requirements.
16:09
16:09

Suspected Nansana Machete Attackers Arrested After 3-Month Hunt Wakiso District 1 1 Top story

According to Police records, the same gang group participated in other robberies in Wamala zone-Nansana on May 18th, 2021 where they raped one of the victims. One of the gang members met his death on July 13th, 2021 at the hand of the mob in another foiled robbery in Kyebando in Kawempe Division.
15:21
15:21

Emergence of New COVID-19 Hotspots Worries Arua Health Officials 3 1

The two new hotspots now bring to six, the number of COVID-19 hotspots in Arua City after Ayiforo Cell, Mvara, Awindiri and Club Cell most of which are in Arua Central Division.
15:19
15:19

Families of Arrested Kasese NUP Members Call For Justice 6 1

The five were arrested by security personnel on Tuesday last week from Kamaiba Lower, Kamaiba Ward in Kasese Municipality.
15:16
15:16

Micho Anticipates Tough Contest as Uganda Hosts Kenya in Crucial World Cup Qualifier 3 1

The Uganda Cranes received a boost on Tuesday with the arrival of Scottish based inform defender Bevis Mugabi who plays for mother well FC.
14:37
14:37

Kalungu LC 5 Chairman Apologizes To Muslims For Touching Pigs 2 1

According to Mukiibi, he thought Islam only prohibits eating pork but touching it wasn’t a crime.
14:18
14:18

Explosive Critically Injures Two Children In Kasese 2 5

Peter Masereka, a resident of Kogere told URN on Wednesday that the minors picked an unexploded ordinance from the nearby UPDF training ground in the area and wanted to sell it to scrap dealers.
13:18
13:18

US Embassy Backs Children's TV Show to Simplify Sciences, Empower Girls Covid-19 3 5

The show is designed to foster a culture of curiosity, discovery, and critical thinking while promoting girls’ empowerment and providing young people with accurate information about health, science, and environmental issues that affect their daily lives.
13:16
13:16

Police Block EALA MP Kakooza from Demolishing Property on Disputed Land 6

Kakooza is embroiled in a land dispute with his neighbour. The disputed land measuring 0.22 acres is located in Lubowa, behind Roofings Uganda Limited.
12:44
12:44

Compensation Woes Delay construction of Nalukolongo Channel 1 5

According to information obtained by URN, the construction works were planned for the first phase of KIIDP1 in 2015. However, the work stalled due to politics and compensation demands by some residents.
12:36
12:36

Mbarara City Councilors Want Engineering Department Investigated over Irregularities 6

The leaders are questioning why Kekijusyo and other technical staff from the engineering department have refused to appear before the committees to answer queries relating to substandard road works in the city.
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