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Jul 2023 18 results
16:16
16:16

Aponye’s Driver Charged, Remanded To Ntungamo Prison 1

Buyinza, today (Wednesday) appeared before the Ntungamo Grade One magistrate Shalon Nasuna who read to him two charges of causing death through reckless driving and causing bodily injuries through reckless driving under the Traffic and road safety Act 1998 as amended by Act number 6 of 2020.
15:02
15:02

Uganda to Field Male, Female Teams in FIBA U16 Africa Championship 1

Initially, there were concerns about FUBA's ability to support the teams during the tournament. However, FUBA announced its participation and assured their support and backing for the teams, laying these worries to rest.
14:31
14:31

Makerere University, AICAD Partner to Drive Regional Research Initiatives 4 1

According to Professor Barnabas Nawangwe, Vice-Chancellor of Makerere University, AICAD, which he describes as a gift to East Africa from the Japanese government, plays a vital role in poverty eradication through scientific research and knowledge dissemination for the benefit of the community.
14:19
14:19

Mbale City Property Owners Want Ratable 4% Tax Maintained 3

Speaking on behalf of the Mbale City Property Owners Association, Wamulugwa, emphasized the importance of adhering to the 4% rate approved by the council, dismissing the divisions' claim that they hold ultimate authority over the matter.
14:08
14:08

PAU Rejects Human Rights Watch Report On Oil UGEITI 1

The Authority says the findings of the report released at the beginning of this week were based on what it described as falsehoods.
12:34
12:34

Police Arrest Late Aponye's Driver Uganda Police Force

Nyegamehe, a prominent businessman lost his life in a road accident at Itojo along the Ntungamo-Kabale road last week.
11:44
11:44

Agago Authorities Crackdown on Absentee Learners 1 5

The operation, led by Susan Moro Akot, the Deputy Resident District Commissioner (RDC) of Agago, resulted in the arrest of 12 girls and 15 boys, while many other learners managed to flee the market.
11:11
11:11

Kasese Coffee Farmers Receive Generators to Boost Value Addition 1 6

These generators will power the coffee processing plants, enabling them to carry out on-site processing. The NRDI, established by the ministry last year, focuses on implementing restoration activities in the river's upstream areas.
11:02
11:02

Minister Launches Wendi Digital Platform for Cash Transfers to PDM Beneficiaries 1

Developed in collaboration between Post Bank and MTN, Wendi Transfer is a new digital system that enables PDM beneficiaries to receive their funds from Post Bank directly into their MTN mobile money accounts, facilitating easy withdrawals from anywhere.
10:46
10:46

Gov`t Sets Up Commission to Investigate Apaa Land Conflict Apaa Township 1 2

‘’Even this Apaa thing, we have already drafted an instrument under the attorney general`s chambers. The Chief Justice was consulted and the names of members of the commission of inquiry are already there. I believe the President will sign that instrument soon, said Mao.
10:28
10:28

President Museveni Blames School Dropout on Illegal Fees 5 1

Speaking during the National celebration of World Population Day in Alebtong district, the President blamed some schools for imposing exorbitant fees on parents, hindering their ability to keep their children in school.
10:13
10:13

New Report Finds Surge in Critical Minerals Demand UGEITI 2

Among the different minerals, lithium saw the sharpest increase in investment, a jump of 50%, followed by copper and nickel. While the report does not specifically mention Uganda, the country is believed to have these critical minerals in plenty.
09:45
09:45

Gov't to Include Road Safety Education in Primary School Curriculum

During the launch of VIVO Energy's 'Heads Up - No Helmet, No Boda' campaign Tuesday, Joyce Moriku Kaducu, the State Minister for Education, highlighted the importance of expanding road safety education to cover the entire primary level.
09:32
09:32

Bwaise Transit Terminal Developers Seek Gov't Funding to Complete Project 2 1

The Bwaise terminal was initially planned as a public-private partnership, but the government has not provided any support so far, according to Fred Bogere, one of the directors of investment involved in the project.
09:20
09:20

Lack of Stationery Hampers Discussion on Key Matters in KCCA Council Meeting 2

Worth noting, is that parliament established that KCCA loses up to 4.5 billion shillings due to the absence of the ordinance to regulate outdoor advertising in the city.
09:02
09:02

Septic Tank Murder: Immaculate Onebe’s Phone Was first hidden from Police

According to the Investigating Officer Jacob Okello, after searching the deceased's matrimonial home, they inquired about her phones, but Onebe claimed not to know their whereabouts. However, several days later, three phones were sent to Okello through Charles Okello, an employee of Pentagon Security Company owned by Onebe.
08:14
08:14

Update: Three More Bodies Discovered Following Armed Attack on Lamwo Farmers Lukung Sub County 1 1

One of the recovered bodies belonges to David Opoka, who was reported missing on Monday evening after being shot in the head by armed attackers while tending to his land in Lelabur village within the same sub-county. Opoka was accompanied by the slain LC1 chairperson during the attack.
07:46
07:46

Napak District Engineer Arrested for Burning Househelp with Iron Box 1 1

Alinga is accused of burning his 15-year-old househelp, Alice Teko with a hot ironing box at his residence in Nakapelimen ward, South Division, Moroto Municipality.
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