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19:04
19:04

Mbale City Suspends Collection of Street Parking Fees 1 6

The companies include Nalu Tours and Travels Limited and Central Investments Agency Limited that have over two months been fighting for a contract of collecting the revenues on behalf of Mbale City.
19:03
19:03

Prime Suspect in Plumber's Torture Arrested Fred Enanga 2

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga has said that using advanced surveillance technologies, the detectives were able to arrest the key suspect identified as Abdurahman Wejule from Lugazi over the weekend.
16:43
16:43

Workers Handle Human Waste With Bare Hands in KCCA's Blocked Drainages 4

deally, Kizza needs heavy waterproof gloves, liquid-repellent overalls and rubber gumboots as her protective gear to don before descending into the drainage channels to desilt them. However, Kizza, who wore a track trouser inside torn overalls says they lack the required protective gear to protect them as they execute their duties. Their gunboats are torn and they lack gloves that would have protected their hands as they touch the filth.
16:36
16:36

IG Warns Local Councils Against Using Gov’t Cash for Oulanyah’s Burial 3 1

Geoffrey Matovu, the Regional Inspectorate Officer in Gulu told URN in an interview that it would a double expenditure if the districts in Acholi Sub–Region use money from the government vote to contribute to the funeral since Oulanyah will be accorded a state funeral.
14:56
14:56

Business Paralyzed in Abim as Residents Protest Insecurity abim district 3 2

Nelson Otim Olwit, a resident of Abim Town Council, says that while people were angered by the death of Ogolla and the continued raids in the district, another group worsened the situation when they attempted to steal cattle from the same home on Sunday night.
13:59
13:59

Kasese District Halts Appointment of Land Board Chairperson 2

On March 9th, the Chief Administrative Officer received a letter requiring the Inspectorate General of Government-IGG to investigate Bwambale for his alleged involvement in influencing the recruitment of Grade III teachers during the last recruitment exercise.
13:57
13:57

Kibuku Watchman Arrested for Killing Student Using Arrow

Immaculate Alaso, the Bukedi North Police spokesperson said that the arrow hit the deceased around the neck and his colleagues forcefully pulled it out which made him to bleed profusely and he succumbed to injuries on arrival at Kadama central clinic.
12:58
12:58

Pupils Abandon Yatui P/S Following Destruction by Winds 1 4

Alfred Kalisa Salim, the headteacher of Yatui Primary School, says that it is the only primary school in the entire sub-county serving over 400 pupils. He says that the winds destroyed all classrooms, which were already in bad shape.
12:14
12:14

Manafwa Residents Demonstrate Over Lack of Clean Water 2

Anent Kangala, one of the affected residents, said that all the seven boreholes they had in the parish are dysfunctional. She said that their pleas to the sub-county leadership to allocate some funds for repairing the boreholes have fallen on deaf ears.
11:59
11:59

Dott Services Blames Slow Road Works on Lack of Cement 3 1

The Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development contracted Dot Services in October 2020 to construct Naboa, Cathedral Avenue, Nkonkonjeru Terrace, North, Manafwa and Central Roads under the second phase of the Uganda Support to Municipality Infrastructure Development-USMID project.
10:16
10:16

Lira Street Dwellers Hail Oulanyah 1 4

Stephen Nono, the “Prime Minister” of Lira Ghetto youths, says that Oulanyah was a father to them because he saw them and gave them opportunities that no one had done before.
09:23
09:23

Severe Water Crisis Hits Moroto Town 2 3

Joseph Nyimalema, the NWSC Moroto area Manager, says that their pumps broke down four days ago. He, however, also says that the prolonged dry spell, has affected the water levels and in turn affected the volume of water supply to their clients.
09:02
09:02

Bukwo Engineer, Road Inspector In Trouble for Alleged Embezzlement

John Sumbura Sikawa, the LC 3 Chairperson of Kaptererwo sub-county and lead petitioner, says that the money is deposited to the sub-county account and withdrawn very fast before any road work is done.
08:45
08:45

Police Arrest Two Minors For Killing Sibling

Nicholas Emangat, the Bukwo District Police Commander, says that the suspects assaulted their seven- old-brother to death while grazing cattle in Mt. Elgon park over the weekend. According to Emangat, they are still investigating the root cause of the incident.
07:49
07:49

Artisanal Miners Throng New Gold Site In Busia 5 2

Suleiman Barasa, a resident of Bulumbi village, says that they were digging a spring well and landed on gold cores. He explains that using his experience as an artisanal miner for the last ten years, they crushed the gold core and found two points of gold.
07:06
07:06

Two Cleaners Arrested in Connection to Min Agriculture Store Fire 1 4

According to eyewitness accounts, the fire began from a heap of garbage that was burning outside the storage facility. ASP John Steven Ogwang, the Wandgeyea Division Police Commander, says that they picked up the suspects to help them in the investigations.
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