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18:51
18:51

Kampala Valuation Court Calls for Amendment of Local Government Act 1 2

Muyizzi, who took over the chair of this court in July 2022, says that there are several people who could not file their complaints and were hence locked out by the court.
18:00
18:00

Former KCCA Staff, Wandegeya Market Leaders Granted Bail

They were arrested on Monday for allegedly conspiring to defraud eligible vendors of Wandegeya Market of stalls through multiple acquisitions of stalls at the expense of other vendors.
17:45
17:45

Two Drown in a Valley While "Escaping" FPU Operations in Kasese 1 5

Hannington Baluku, who was supervising the deceased on the farm told URN that because of the highhandedness of the FPU personnel, people in the area are often scared whenever they unexpectedly encounter them.
17:26
17:26

Scammed Job Seekers Want Recruiting Firm Directors Arrested 1 3

Angella Nalubega, a victim, said that most of them paid in January and February this year, with the assurance to start working within the next three months. She, however, says that the company has been postponing their travel with endless excuses.
17:05
17:05

UPDF Imposter Further Remanded Over Aggravated Defilement, Child Trafficking

Steven Aine, a 39-year-old resident of Lira City West division was arrested last week and charged with aggravated defilement and trafficking of children.
16:35
16:35

FUFA Upholds Decision Relegating Kyetume FC 1 1

The FCLAC noted that your club had no players on the dashboard in the FUFA connect system as no player was uploaded onto the system by the deadline (10th August 2022) as a minimum club licensing requirement."
15:05
15:05

Lamwo Accounts Assistant Interdicted Over Alleged Forgery 2

The Chief Administrative Officer Francis Majjeme says Akena’s case is too complex and criminal in nature since during his interdiction it was discovered that he forged documents and signatures of his accounting officer and withdrew 14 million Shillings from the sub-county bank accounts.
14:23
14:23

UCDA on Drive to Enlighten Rwenzori Farmers on New Coffee Act coffee farmers 1 5

The regional quality manager Uganda coffee development authority, Gordon Katwirenabo says that although the legislation is meant to boost quality coffee production, they have received a lot of public criticism.
14:06
14:06

Man In Trouble for Impregnating his Teenage Niece

The suspect is Alex Mutai, a resident of Suam village in Suam sub-county Bukwo district. He reportedly impregnated his 13-year-old niece a pupil of Kabyoyoni primary school and fled into hiding until he was picked up on Monday evening.
13:35
13:35

UNHCR Seeks Land in Lamwo District to Host South Sudan Refugees 2

A report by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees-UNHCR indicates that Lokung reception center in Lamwo district has a capacity of 560 refugees, but between January to August 4 20222, it had 7,678 new arrivals, and 4,047 settled refugees.
12:08
12:08

Minister Musenero Unveils Solution to High Fuel Prices; Electric Buses 2

The solution started with a dry run for the Kayoola EVS bus, which was assembled by Kiira Motors. The dry run which aimed to prepare the public for the use of electric buses in public transportation started at the Constitutional Square to Kawuku Holy City church.
10:12
10:12

Police Recovers Nine Stolen Motorcycles in Oyam District 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga police spokesperson, says that although the motorcycles have been recovered, the thieves have a well-coordinated team operating in different places.
10:04
10:04

Security Tightened as Karamoja Cultural Festival Resumes Abim district 1 1

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto Regional Police spokesperson, says security measures have been tightened on all the routes leading to Abim district and its bordering districts following the unpredictable security in the region.
09:29
09:29

Ministry of Lands to Process Communal Land Certificates for Karamoja Land titles 1

The processing of certificates of land for occupancy is aimed at minimizing the escalating cases of land grabbing and to improve access to land by marginalized groups, especially women in the region.
08:01
08:01

MV Pearl Suspends Mainland - Islands Operations for Major Engine Overhaul marine transport 2 3

Joseph Mulindwa, the Spokesperson of Kalangala Infrastructure Services Limited-KIS, says the exercise was postponed because of the Kenyan elections over fears that engineers coming from Kenya to carryout the engine overhaul would be unsafe to travel at the peak of the campaigns and polls, moreover they also had to vote so KIS pushed the exercise to end of this month.
07:28
07:28

Gun Recovered, 90 Suspected Thugs Arrested in Kampala 1 1

“We got information from the local leaders about some of these criminal herbs, but among those included four armed thugs, the gun was empty, which they have been using in threatening the victims," an officer said.
07:20
07:20

West Nile to Face Kampala as FUFA Drum Enters Quarter Finals 1 1

West Nile province, which covers the districts of Koboko, Arua, Nebbi, and Terego, among others is proving to be the most feared with several Uganda Premier League stars such as Rashid Kawawa, Alfred Leku, and Bright Vuni among others.
07:11
07:11

ICU Leaders Defy Court Orders Paul Sande Emolot 1 1

When contacted by our reporter, Omome said that they have defied the court decision because it is biased. Omome and other members of Emolot’s leadership argue that while the court has barred them from conducting any cultural activities, the other faction led by William Alloch, the Chairperson of ICU Founder members is progressing with their cultural activities.
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