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21:47
21:47

Col. Jack Mucunguzi Laid To Rest In Mbarara City UPDF 6 1

In his message, President Museveni said the country had lost a freedom fighter and a national hero in the late Jack because he was one of the 27 fighters who attacked Kabamba with him through his inspirations.
16:09
16:09

Thugs Kill Farmer after Selling Bags of Rice Murder

According to Samuel Mukalazi, the LC I chairperson of Nakafuma village, the victim sold his six bags of rice at the Ziroobwe trading center before returning to Busika town. Mukalazi states that the deceased was seen drinking at various bars in the town until late on Tuesday night and was carrying a significant amount of money.
15:13
15:13

Police Cracks Down on Gang Targeting Mobile Money Dealers Polly Namaye

In a press statement, Namaye explains that the gang members were arrested following an operation conducted by the Flying Squad Unit, which resulted in the recovery of a police AK-47 rifle that was previously stolen from an officer of Nsangi Division on May 29, 2023.
14:24
14:24

OPM, NGO Collaborate To Implement Group Farming In Nakivale Refugee Settlement 3

Irene Pauline Nabina, the acting Refugee Desk Officer in Mbarara, explains that the reduction in food and financial support for refugees has necessitated a shift towards self-reliance rather than dependence on decreasing humanitarian aid.
11:59
11:59

Nebbi Diocese Launches Vocational Institution to Empower Youth 2 1

During the institute's first graduation ceremony held on Tuesday, Bishop Pons Ozelle Awinjo of Uganda Nebbi Diocese delivered a speech, advising the graduates to utilize the skills they have acquired to become self-sufficient.
11:37
11:37

Rotary Club Launches Projects to Improve Living Standards, Reduce Unemployment in Yoka Zone, 4 1

Gorret Masadde, a representative from the Rotary Club of Kisugu and the project head, expressed concern about the poor conditions in the area. She mentioned that residents were drawing water from contaminated shallow wells that were affected by bathroom water and other pollutants.
10:37
10:37

Cheptegei, Kiplimo Confirm Their Debut At Lausanne Diamond League 1

Both Cheptegei and Kiplimo are currently training in Kapchorwa under the guidance of their personal management coaches and are determined to deliver strong performances in the league.
09:40
09:40

Gulu Hospital Management Seeks More Funding from Gov't 2 1

Dr. Peter Mukobi, the Director of Gulu Regional Referral Hospital said that they have no senior consultants out of the required twelve, only one consultant out of the required four, no radiologist, and no medical officer and consultant at the mental health unit.
09:32
09:32

Stray Elephant Kills Buliisa Woman buliisa district 1

The elephant attacked them, and while the two managed to escape, Berupamungu was, unfortunately, unable to evade the elephant's assault, resulting in her immediate death. Ukumu promptly contacted the nearby game rangers, who, along with local residents, proceeded to the scene.
09:17
09:17

NSSF to Spend UGX 1.761Trillion for Procurement Next Financial Year

Despite the budget allocation for local procurements, NSSF data indicates that only 90 percent of the suppliers to the fund are local companies, receiving a mere five percent of the budget, while the remaining 5 percent is awarded to foreign companies.
08:33
08:33

Clerics Condemn Attack on Kasese School, Call for Increased Security Measures ADF 1 1

Rt. Rev. Francis Aquirinus Kibira, the Bishop of Kasese Diocese, urged the community to embrace compassion and humanity in the face of such tragedy. He offered prayers for the deceased and those who were critically injured, while also calling upon the attackers to repent for their sins.
08:10
08:10

Four Nominated for Oyam- North Parliamentary By- Election 3 4

Four other aspirants who picked the nomination forms including Queen Dorothy Amolo and Willy Omodo Kagere, both independent NRM-leaning, Peter Emuna, an independent, and Ishaa Otto Amiza, the former Oyam South MP didn’t show up for the nominations.
08:01
08:01

Increased Security Measures Implemented in Kasese District to Combat Terror Threats 2 1

Lt. Joe Walusimbi, the Kasese Resident District Commissioner (RDC), says that the directive aims to address criminal activities, particularly terrorism, and theft, which have posed a significant risk to the border district.
07:42
07:42

Teso Journalists Protest Against Brutality 2 Top story

Media professionals from various outlets joined forces to demonstrate solidarity and condemn the inhumane treatment endured by journalists in Teso during the recently concluded by-elections in Soroti City East, Serere County, and the Bukedea district.
07:32
07:32

URA Sets Revenue Record but Faces Year-End Target Challenges

John Musinguzi, the URA Commissioner General, attributes this achievement to improved relations between the Authority and taxpayers. He expressed gratitude to the taxpayers who have diligently paid their taxes on time, acknowledging that the tax burden falls on a few individuals in the population.
07:19
07:19

Fire Guts Dormitory at Christ Secondary School Bundibugyo fire outbreak

The fire breakout in the boys' dormitory resulted in the destruction of various items, including mattresses and scholastic materials.
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