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08:27
08:27

Three Officers Promoted to Full Colonel in Latest 528 UPDF Promotions army promotions 1

The promoted officers include three from the rank of Lieutenant Colonel to full Colonel; 27 of them from Major to Lieutenant Colonel and 498 from Captain to Major.
10:56
10:56

Nine Parishes Annexed to Moroto Muncipality moroto town 1 2

The Moroto Deputy Mayor, Rosemary Nachap says that Council has already approved the new parishes but they are still awaiting approval by the Ministry of Local Government.
14:18
14:18

Bishop Ssemogerere Named Archbishop of Kampala 3 Top story

The Papal Nuncio to Uganda, Archbishop Luigi Bianco, today announced the appointment of Ssemogerere, who has been Bishop of Kasana-Luwero Diocese. After the sudden death of Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, in April this year, Pope Francis appointed Bishop Ssemogerere as the Apostolic Administrator of Kampala Archdiocese.
14:51
14:51

Dutch Mother Won’t give up Search for Her Missing Daughter 7 1 Top story

Sophia arrived at the Student’s Education Centre on that fateful Wednesday afternoon with two travel companions and their tour guide. She apparently went to the latrines, some forty metres away from the room but never returned.
10:00
10:00

Makerere Student Sells Shoes Online to Beat Off COVID-19 Effects resilience 5 1

Allan Katende, who is pursuing a degree course in Agriculture and Rural Innovation, looks forward to owning “the largest online business store selling shoes in Kampala City. He calls this an opportunity presented to him by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdowns imposed since March 2020.
17:04
17:04

Former Deputy Governor Died Before Accessing Pension Serere District 1 1 Top story

According to Stephen Ochola, the Serere District LC V Chairperson, Elangot has been chasing for his pension in vain. He said that it was embarrassing for a civil servant at the rank of deputy governor to die pleading for pension yet he served the country diligently.
13:56
13:56

Former Bank of Uganda Deputy Governor Robert Elangot Dies at 87 prostate cancer 1 1

Elangot, who served as the Central Bank Deputy Governor between 1980 and 1989, breathed his last at International Hospital Kampala on Saturday. He was hospitalized in late September due to multiple organ complications, according to David Malinga Akol, a relative found at the Elangot’s home in Soroti.
11:03
11:03

Stroke Kills Ex-CAO as he Still Battles Criminal Charges 1 1

Esoku worked in Soroti for eleven years as Assistant Chief Administrative Officer attached to Serere County before becoming Deputy CAO for Soroti district in 2004. He Joined service in 1995 as Assistant CAO and served in different capacities until 2006 when he was transferred to Tororo district as the Chief Administrative Officer.
15:11
15:11

Former Madi Okollo MP John Arumadri Drazu Dead 3 1

His elder son, Tony Drazu Arumadri told URN that he had just spoken to his father in less than an hour when he received a phone call from his sister indicating that their father was no more.
02:26
02:26

Gen. Lokech was a Disciplined, Peace Loving Soldier - Archbishop Odama 3 1

Archbishop Odama told Uganda Radio Network in a telephone interview Saturday that Gen Lokech was an advocate for peace at the height of the Lord’s Resistance Army-LRA insurgency in Northern Uganda instead of the use of violence.
18:32
18:32

Kyambogo University Lecturer Dies Mysteriously 1

The Kidepo Regional Criminal Investigations Department Officer, Bosco Gume, says that they have opened inquiries to establish circumstances surrounding Nantongo’s death.
15:03
15:03

Obote’s Chief Bodyguard Returns Home With USD 100 after 50 Years in Exile Teso sub region 2 5

Obodo, then the head of the VIP protection unit at the president's office had been at Kenya's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport awaiting Obote's return from Singapore where he had gone to attend a Commonwealth conference when he learned of a military coup in Uganda.
09:59
09:59

Soroti Diocese Mourns Wife of Retired Bishop Obaikol 2 1

The news of Obaikol’s death on Wednesday shocked Christians who had seen her four days ago at the burial of her son. She had a history of diabetes and hypertension.
12:24
12:24

Parliament to Honour Soroti Medics for Successful Conjoined Twins Operation 1 1

The team led by Dr. Joseph Epodoi, the Consultant Surgeon at Soroti Regional Referral Hospital successfully separated conjoined twins comprising one alive and one dead apart. The conjoined twins had been referred to Mulago National Referral Hospital but medics there declined to carry an operation citing high risks to the living twin.
09:06
09:06

Former Kaberamaido RDC Begs for Financial Assistance Kumi District 1 1

Oonya, who quit his job last year to contest in the National Resistance Movement primary elections for the Kumi County parliamentary seat, was involved in a motorcycle accident on January 31st, 2021 while collecting information on the presidential elections in Anyara Sub County.
11:47
11:47

Court Issues Warrant of Arrest for Katakwi LCV Chairperson Contempt of court 1 2

Elakas is accused of assaulting a voter, Charles Robert Opus, a resident of Abela village, Getom sub-county in Katakwi District at Akello restaurant in Katakwi on February 10th, 2018 over a land dispute.
14:44
14:44

Fallen Abim Journalist Joyce Nakia Lauded for Bravery Awach Sub County 1 2

Dennis Omara Dbekas, the Abim Council Speakers says the district has lost a very strong, courageous and foresighted leader who devoted herself to exposing the rot in the district.
11:31
11:31

Field Marshal Okello's Family Seeks Support from The Ugandan, Tanzanian Gov'ts Zanzibar Revolution 1 4

Okello, a native of Aloi Sub County in the present-day Alebtong District is described as a brave man who fought against slavery imposed on the black people by Arabs in Zanzibar to ensure equal treatment among races in the land.
07:43
07:43

No Congolese in Kasese To Vote - Security Heads 2 1

The Kasese RDC Lt. Joe Walusimbi said there is no known non-Ugandan that is in the district with the purpose of participating in the voting exercise on Thursday.
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