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19:55
19:55

Three Entebbe Municipal Officials In Custody Over Corruption Allegations 2 2 Top story

The trio was picked up on Tuesday under the supervision of Brig. General Henry Isoke, the head of the State House Anti-Corruption Unit following an impromptu visit by the State Minister for Economic Monitoring, Peter Ogwang. The minister was accompanied by a team of officials from the National Building Review Board-NBRB, State House Anti-Corruption Unit, and police officers to inspect certain projects in the municipality.
19:06
19:06

Ven. Kisawuzi Calls for Concern Over Each Other's Plight 4

Speaking at a service in memory of the attack on Mengo palace by the Uganda Army on the 24th of May 1966 at Namirembe Cathedral on Tuesday, Kisawuzi said that Uganda has become a nation of selfish people who do not care about the plight of others.
17:42
17:42

Military Involvement Hindering Women Participation in Elections- CSOs 3

Winnie Kiiza, the former Kasese District Woman Member of Parliament said that the presence of military personnel scares away women candidates.
17:16
17:16

UPDF Regret Shooting Of 17 Year Old Girl in Agago 2

Adoch was reportedly shot to death near a military detachment at around 10:00 pm. Capt. Amos Nsambu, the UPDF 5th Division Public Relations Officer, says that the deceased was mistakenly shot after she entered an ambush that was laid by security forces deployed to counter suspected cattle rustlers.
16:59
16:59

Mityana Pastor Disappears With 20 Believers Uganda Police 1 1

According to residents, Kalibbala and his wife are primary school teachers who abandoned their profession and rented a room in Naama trading center where they have been running an unnamed church.
16:40
16:40

Fort Portal Diocese Pilgrims Start Second Leg Trek to Namugongo 1 1

The pilgrims were flagged off on Monday by the Bishop Fort Portal Diocese Robert Muhirwa at Virika Cathedral in Fort Portal. They arrived at Kaihura Villa Maria, on Tuesday morning.
16:20
16:20

Besigye, Three Others Detained at Nagalama Police Station elias lukwago 1 2

The Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Patrick Onyango, said Besigye is determined to organise a series of demonstrations to destabilize the country.
16:07
16:07

Mak Youngest Mathematics PhD holder Wanted Pharmacy [email protected] 2 6 Top story

Nabawanda, who can easily be mistaken for an undergraduate because of her medium size, joyful expression, and free and humble spirit, traces her roots to Kayunga district where she was raised.
15:19
15:19

Mbarara Returns UGX800M Meant for Seed School Construction to the Treasury 3

Venansi Munanukye Kiiza the Mbarara District Council speaker says the construction of the seed school was affected by the long procurement process that was put on halt following the president’s directive that the UPDF engineering brigade should take on the construction of government construction projects.
13:43
13:43

24 Head of Cattle Recovered from Suspected Karamojong Raiders in Otuke 4

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga police spokesperson, says that the affected people reported the theft at Otuke Central Police Station prompting the UPDF, ASTU, and police from Abim district to launch an operation to recover the animals.
11:39
11:39

Karamoja Leaders Accused of Frustrating Operations Against Cattle Rustlers local leaders 4 1

Brig Gen Joseph Balikudembe, the UPDF 3rd infantry division commander says the leaders have been calling for a full scale disarmament to arrest the armed cattle rustlers, but when security started launching the exercise, the same leaders turned against the operations.
11:16
11:16

Research Reveals How Bottled Water Could Harm Teeth 1

While the researchers don't discourage the use of bottled water, they advise consumers to be picky on the type of bottled water they go for bearing in mind the likely consequences to oral health. Concern over the effect of bottled water on oral health is emerging globally as consumers shift from sweetened soft drinks to bottled drinking water.
11:12
11:12

290-Member Choir to Animate At Martyrs Day Celebrations 1 2

The group that is currently camped at Bukwali Catholic Parish in Fort Portal City is rehearsing songs composed in English, Luganda, Swahili, Rutooro and Lingala, and others.
10:33
10:33

Kanyamukale Gov't Primary School Operating in Dilapidated Structures bunyangabu schools 2 2

The school deputy headteacher, Betty Tumuhamye says that they have closed some of the dilapidated classrooms because they can longer accommodate pupils. She says that the remaining classrooms also need urgent rehabilitation and additional furniture for both the learners and the eight staff members.
09:43
09:43

Lira City Teachers Call Off Strike over Unpaid Salaries 2

Edward Ayoo, the Lira City Teacher's Coordinator says they are calling off the strike because they have been assured of payment by end of this month.
09:07
09:07

Witch Doctor Survives Lynching for Failing to Catch Cattle Thief Uganda Police 1

The witch doctor’s ritual failed to work despite having received 300,000 Shillings as payment, which angered the community members who started beating him and his boda boda transporter randomly.
07:44
07:44

Heavy Restrictions at Makerere Graduation Stifle Business [email protected] 1 5 Top story

Some of the affected businesses included those involved in photography, selling of flowers and tags, drinks and snacks, gifts, and masks among others. While some of the vendors tried reaching out to customers by running around the campus, security personnel drove them away and confiscated their merchandise.
07:22
07:22

Nwoya Residents Panic Over Suspected Poisoning of Ayago Stream 4 2

Pauline Odong, the Coorom Parish councilor told URN that she also witnessed the strange color of the water and the death of the fish before receiving complaints from the residents.
06:55
06:55

Former Lubiri SS Teachers Summoned Over Dormitory Fire 1 2

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga says that preliminary police findings indicate that the fire was deliberately started. "The Investigations indicate that it was arson because the fires erupted from different spots within the dormitory and not from one spot. This means somebody carefully set the fire at different spots," Enanga has said.
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