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18:38
18:38

MOES to Schools: Social Distancing Critical 1 4 Top story

“All members of the school community observe the SOPs, the recommended social distancing. Effective and frequent handwashing and proper wearing of face masks,” the guidelines read in part.
18:16
18:16

Moroto Sacks Kotido District Service Commission 2

Although Moroto currently has no fully instituted Commission, Council today suspended the controversial hire of Kotido District Service Commission with immediate effect on grounds that there were vested interests from the district top leadership, who allegedly want the hired commission to perform business according to their interests.
18:09
18:09

Capitation Funds Not Enough for Renovations-Gov't Schools 5

Florence Mabaale, the headteacher of Kasubi Family primary school, says the capitation grant cannot be enough to work on all the needs of the school. She said that they are trying to improvise to ensure that the learners get a conducive environment
17:41
17:41

Kabarole District, Fort portal City Establish COVID-19 Vaccination Centers at Police Checkpoints 2 2 Top story

Addressing the district council at Kitumba, Ayesiga revealed that they held an emergency meeting where they resolved to establish vaccination points along major roads to convince travelers to take the COVID-19 jab.
17:03
17:03

IGG Arrests Lamwo DRDIP Desk Officer, Several Others For Financial Impropriety 4

The Deputy Inspector General Government, Dr. Patricia Achan Okiria, says that their visit to Lamwo district follows a complaint lodged by the Resident District Commissioner over the suspicions that corruption has marred the implementation of the project.
16:19
16:19

18 Headteachers' Appointments Withdrawn Until Refund of Stolen Capitation Funds head teachers 1 2

The CAO Fred Kalyesubula says the implicated headteachers have been given up to one week to refund the money and account for its withdrawal without due procedures.
16:08
16:08

Three Arrested for Marrying off 15-Year-Old Girl 1

Richard Stanley Odong, the Wol Sub County LC V Councilor, says that the suspects were found holding a traditional marriage function after the prospective groom paid off the bride price.
14:32
14:32

Bus Operators Hike Fares A head of Christmas 1 8

James Okuku, the manager of Divine coaches, says that they increased the fares between Shillings 5000 and 10,000 in line with a directive from Uganda Bus Owners Association (UBOA).
13:16
13:16

IGG Investigates Collapse of UGX 25M Katete Bridge Stand Poles 3 3

Fredrick Okech, the Mbarara Regional Inspectorate Officer, says that they have commenced a value for money audit after receiving a complaint from a whistleblower.
13:04
13:04

Over 21,000 Motorists Fined in Operation to Make Roads Safe over Christmas Traffic Police 1 1

Assistant superintendent of Police-ASP Faridah Nampiima, the traffic spokesperson said that they have heightened operations to curb indiscipline on the road especially during this festive season.
12:45
12:45

Commissioning of UGX 17.5 BN Modern Abattoir Excites Kiruhura Cattle Farmers 2 5

Sino Modern Agriculture Development Group limited undertook the construction of Zhong Wu Beef abattoir at Nshara Industrial Park in Nyakasharara Sub County in Nyabushozi County.
11:46
11:46

City Traders Relieved by Christmas Week Sales 3

Though nowhere near those pre covid-19 festive season sales, this is so far the best weeks for for the 'down town' traders in the last two years.
11:07
11:07

Rwampara Speaker In Trouble for Alleged Fraud and Impersonation 2

Natukunda denies receiving the said letter, saying that even her signature purportedly acknowledging receiving the letter was forged. She now wants Mwesigwa to present the person that received the letter, offer a public apology, and pay her Shillings 500,000 in damages for physiological torture, disturbance, and inconvenience.
10:59
10:59

National Council of Sports Hunts For Sports Talent from Karamoja football 3

Dr. Ogwel says there is strong potential in the region that only needs to be identified and developed into finished products.
10:56
10:56

Three Men Arrested for Lynching Suspected Cattle Thieves in Omoro mob action 1 1

David Mudong Ongom, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the suspects were arrested over the weekend from where they had gone in hiding. According to Mudong, the trio was on Monday subjected to medical examinations under Police form 24 (A) to ascertain their mental wellbeing.
10:32
10:32

Messages of Peace and Harmony Dominate Lighting the X-mas Tree at KCCA 3

Speakers at the event called for peace, justice and harmony as key virtues to embrace ahead of Christmas celebrations and as the country recovers from the Pandemic which has affected several aspects of life.
10:13
10:13

FUFA to Conduct Fresh Hearing for Police Head Coach Onduparaka FC 1

This follows Mubiru’s successful appeal against the sanctions imposed on him by the FUFA Ethics and Disciplinary Committee for alleged breach of Article 13 of the FUFA Disciplinary Code and Article 31 of the FUFA Competitions Rules.
07:45
07:45

Education Ministry to Schools: Prepare to Receive Child Mothers, Pregnant Girls 4 1 Top story

According to Dr. Mugenyi, a recent study by the UN population fund indicates that the country has been registering over 32,000 teenage pregnancies monthly since March 2020.
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