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08:53
08:53

Pictorial: Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile's Body Returns

His body was flown into the country aboard a Kenyan Airways plane. The plane carrying the casket touched down at 7:30 pm.
21:03
21:03

UCAA Investigating Cause of Fire At Entebbe Airport 3 1

Vianney Luggya, the UCAA spokesperson has since apologized for the inconveniences caused by the fire to the departing passengers and other users at the airport.
16:31
16:31

UCAA Bars Staff From Using Personal Phones, Devices At Entebbe Airport 1

In a circular to staff, Emmanuel Barungi, the General Manager Entebbe Airport says that "it has been noted with concern that the use of personal phones and other devices by Airport staff while on duty has continued unabated despite consequent security and safety concerns."
17:27
17:27

Uganda Airlines' Nsenene Passengers Charged With Three Counts 4 4

Fred Enanga, the spokesperson of Uganda Police Force says Paul Mubiru and Hajib Kiggundu have been charged on three counts, that is common nuisance behaviour, negligence and refusal to follow lawful inflight instructions.
15:26
15:26

Nsenene Vendor Arrested Upon Arrival at Entebbe Airport

A passenger who says Mubiru was in front of him at the arrivals section says he was approached by two immigration officers after he removed his cap and shades.
21:51
21:51

Pictorial; Lt. General Pecos Kutesa's Remains Returned Home

Today, his remains were carried in the belly of the Emirates aircraft that landed on Friday afternoon at Entebbe International Airport. The widow, Dorah Kutesa who had traveled with another relative to nurse the husband was received by a delegation from the army and family members at the airside.
13:03
13:03

Ugandan Blogger Lumbuye Deported, Whereabouts Unknown

Okello Oryem, the Foreign Affairs State Minister, confirmed to URN Lumbuye's deportation. He, however, denied claims that he was taken to the Turkish Embassy, saying that it wasn’t necessary since he was formally handed over to the government before deportation.
10:23
10:23

Man Nabbed With Forged Interpol Documents, COVID-19 Test Results 6 3

Ssempebwa claims to be an Enforcement Assistant in the Directorate of Legal Affairs at Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA.
13:15
13:15

Olympic Escapee Ssekitoleeko Returns; Whisked Away at Entebbe Airport by Security 3 4

After interrogation for over two hours, he was whisked away from the airport, at a time the airport staff had notified his relatives and journalists that Ssekitoleeko had been released and would exit like any other passenger.
08:59
08:59

Pictorial: Head of States Arrive for Museveni's Swearing-in Ceremony

The Presidents included Salva Kiir of South Sudan, Ethiopia’s Sahle Worke Zewde and Alpha Conde of Guinea. Others were Felix Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Evariste Ndayishimiye of Burundi, and Hage Geingob of Namibia. The Presidents were received by ministers, officials from foreign affairs at Entebbe International Airport.
07:09
07:09

MPs Divided Over Implementation of Entebbe Airport Upgrade, Expansion Project 3 5 Top story

Eng. Henry Ngobi, the chief engineer at Uganda Civil Aviation Authority-UCAA told the committee member during their oversight visit that at least 79 per cent of the project is complete. He said the project executed by China Communication Construction Company (CCCC) is expected to be completed on May 05th, 2021.
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