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18:48
18:48

Family of Kamwokya Fire Victim Seeks Funds to Transport Body 4 1

In grief, Alice Kerum, 48 year-old mother of the deceased residing in Kifumbira zone, narrates that at around 7:00 pm her daughter moved out of the house but shortly after, she was shocked by the news of her daughter who had not sick, being dead.
18:08
18:08

MPs Demand Apology From Minister Over Mailo Land Statement buganda mps 7 1

Some of the issues recently identified by the Buganda Kingdom that need to be addressed by government regarding land are apprehending those who evict people using guns, streamlining all land offices in the country to ensure that rightful people get Certificates of Title, strengthening and providing financial and logistical support to the Land Protection Unit of Uganda Police, timely disposal of all land cases in the courts of law and others.
17:55
17:55

Mak Guild Leaders Demand 50 Percent Waiver on Functional fees Tuition 2 1

Ivan Ssempijja, the Makerere University Guild President, explains that many students after being hit by economic challenges due to the covid-19 lockdown since last year will be able to keep in school if there is a 50% waiver on the fees.
17:38
17:38

Court Quashes Consent Agreement Between ICPAU, Nandala Mafabi 1

According to Ssekaana, there was also no proof that internal policies were adhered to in reaching the consent.
17:32
17:32

Prime Minister Orders Investigation Into Relief Items 1 3

The Premier on Tuesday rejected an assortment of relief items meant for flood victims in Kasese district due to poor quality. The items included 1,000 mosquito nets, 100 floor mops presented as blankets, 100 mats, 20,000 kilograms of beans, 40,000 kilograms of maize flour, 2,000 kilograms of sugar, 1,35o jerricans, 2,000 tarpaulin, 1,000 basins and 100 cartons of laundry soap.
14:51
14:51

Kamwokya Fire: Traders Count Losses 3 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said one of the injured victims is in critical condition at Kiruddu National Referral Hospital while others are admitted at Mulago Hospital.
14:18
14:18

CECAFA U-23: Uganda Seeking Victory over Tanzania to Qualify for Semi-Finals Uganda Kobs 1 2

Morley Byekwaso, head coach Uganda Kobs says the team spirit is high ahead of the game, he said the technical bench has revised the weaknesses of their opponents although he acknowledges that Tanzania is a more organized side.
07:23
07:23

Vaccine Inequity Undermining Global Economic Recovery - New Data The World Bank

An acceleration in scaling up manufacturing and sharing enough vaccine doses with low-income countries could have added USD 38 billion to their GDP forecast for 2021 if they had similar vaccination rates as high-income countries, according to the data.
07:15
07:15

Ugandan Rower Kathleen Noble Sets National Record at Olympics Opener Olympic games 1

Noble opened Uganda’s hunt for medals in the summer games, but fell to rowing stars from Northern Ireland and Mexico respectively. Noble, 26, posted 8:21.85 in the 2000m rowing race which put her in the fifth position in a heat won by world champion Sanita Pupsure from Ireland who posted 7:46:08.
20:39
20:39

Nabbanja Responds to Two Questions in Maiden Prime Minister's Time 1 5

The Prime Minister’s Question Time is provided for under Rule 41 of the House rules of procedure and it is every Thursday scheduled to start at 4:00pm and last for only 45 minutes. During this time, the Premier responds to several questions raised by Members of Parliament regarding government policy, projects, performance of agencies and authorities and others.
19:56
19:56

Judiciary to Establish Specialized Court to Handle Environmental Matters 2 2 Top story

The environment is finally getting its day in Uganda’s courts.
19:47
19:47

Uganda Security Exchange Suspends Uchumi Supermarket 1 2

In a public notice, USE Chief Executive Officer, Paul Bwiso said trading in Uchumi’s shares and the listing of its shares on the bourse had been suspended, until the company meets all the requirements.
19:27
19:27

COVID-19: New Cases Slow Down in Africa

Twenty-one African countries have seen cases rise by over 20% for at least two weeks running which is an increase of three countries over the previous week and the highly transmissible Delta variant has been found in 26 African countries. The Alpha variant is in 38 countries and Beta is in 35.
16:47
16:47

Deputy Speaker Tasks Health Committee on Status of Health Facilities hospitals 5 1

Among issued the directive on Thursday afternoon during the plenary session. She gave the committee chaired by Koboko Municipality MP, Charles Ayume one month to report back to Parliament.
16:25
16:25

CID Detains Ten Suspected Vandals of Telecom Masts Kisenyi 4 2

The suspects were picked-up in a joint security operation comprised of detectives from the Special Investigations Unit of Kireka and police officers from Kampala Metropolitan Police South areas of Katwe, Busabala and Kampala Metropolitan Police North parts of Masanafu and Nakulabye on Wednesday evening.
16:08
16:08

URC Sues Chinese Firm Over Theft, Vandalism of Railway Materials 1

On March 29th 2021, Mukono Grade Two Magistrate, Steven Waidhuuba issued an order to search the premises of Tian Tang for rail sleepers, steel rails and Kyaci materials. The search was witnessed by Uganda Railway Corporation and security officials led by Captain Henry Mawejje and Superintendent of Police, Agnes Agabirwe.
15:39
15:39

IPOD Drafting New MoU for Political Parties 1 4

The 2017 MoU was scheduled to end in 2020 but was extended to complete the six months term of office of the National Resistance Movement- NRM which expired last month, June.
15:00
15:00

Mak Researchers Innovate Digitalized COVID-19 Surveillance System For Learning Institutions MOH 1 2

Ssewanyana says that while many mobile applications have been developed to offer solutions to the COVID-19 pandemic, this would be the first custom made for learning institutions. It was designed to suit and favour the learning environment especially higher institutions of learning.
14:24
14:24

MoH Dismisses Calls for PS Atwine's Resignation 3 2

Addressing journalists at the 'People's Government' offices along Katonga Road on Thursday morning, Annet Namata commonly known as Nalongo Mwafrika, one of the activists, said that Atwine must also resign for exposing medical personnel to the virus when the Ministry failed to avail them Personal Protective Equipment yet it was available in National Medical Stores.
14:15
14:15

Laboratories Under Investigations over Fake COVID-19 Test Results 1 1

Dr Warren Namara, the head of the State House Health Monitoring Unit says they are investigating several irregularities concerning COVID-19 testing. He says they are investigating the integrity of all laboratories that are carrying out COVID-19 testing.
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