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10:56
10:56

DPP, Principal Judge Want Uganda Prisons Services To Manage Minor Offenders remand home 2 5

Abodo, who before her appointment as DPP was a High Court Judge in the Criminal Division, says that the situation in some remand homes is tatamount “to child abuse.” Since local governments and ministry of gender decry low funding for the remand homes, Abodo says that child offenders are better off being managed by Uganda Prisons Services.
10:44
10:44

Low Turn Up As UWEC Marks One Month After Reopening Centre 1 1

The Indian community has been donating food and non- food items to the centre that made losses of about shillings 2 billion when it was closed. The centre was closed for 5 month due to COVID-9 concerns.
15:46
15:46

Eight Ugandans Miss Repatriation Flight after Testing Positive for COVID-19 1

On Tuesday, 113 Ugandans who were stranded in Saudi Arabia due to the COVID-19 lockdown, arrived at Entebbe International Airport aboard a flight sponsored by the International Organization for Migration- IOM. They were among the 136 females who were expected to board the flight operated by Air Cairo.
12:12
12:12

Najjemba, Sentabile Win NRM Primaries in Entebbe Muncipality 3 4

Najjemba, a bio- statistician at Nsambya Hospital, was contesting for LCIII Chairperson Division A garnered 2,062 votes, followed by Farouk Muyimbwa with 1,175 votes, John Abiine (237 votes) and Duncan Gracious Kato with 104 votes.
12:47
12:47

Entebbe Hospital Struggling With Limited Space for COVID-19 Cases 5 1

The hospital, however, has to keep on standby for new cases from across the country especially Nwoya, Kitgum among others because Gulu Regional Regional hospital, with over 120 patients is no longer admitting new cases.
12:39
12:39

Mutebi Wins NRM Primaries For Entebbe Municipality Mayor 2 1

Mutebi, the Entebbe Division A chairperson defeated businessman Fabrice Rulinda, with 5,437 votes against Rulinda’s 3,474 votes. He polled a total of 5,437 votes while Rulinda got a total of 3,474 votes.
10:16
10:16

Church Will Not Be a Haven for Corruption – Religious Leaders 4 4

The commitment was made at the end of a three-day retreat on "Enhancing the voice and action on integrity and ethical conduct for religious leaders in Uganda." The retreat held at Lake Victoria Serena Hotel, Kigo, was organized by the Inspectorate of Government, the Directorate of Ethics and Integrity, GIZ and the Inter-Religious Council (IRC).
07:46
07:46

Mukasa Declared DP’s Candidate for Katabi Town Council LC 3 Chairperson

DP will also hold primaries for various positions in Entebbe Municipality later today at Kigungu, Kiwafu and Nakiwogo polling stations.
17:55
17:55

Shyaka Wins NRM Primaries in Entebbe Municipality 3

Shyaka, contesting for the first time garnered 2,970 votes while the incumbent Rosemary Tumusiime Bikaako got 1,250 votes.
06:56
06:56

Katabi Town Council Registrar In Trouble For Allegedly Altering Results 2 3

For instance, in Bugabo, where Ssenyondwa resides, he won with 169 voted while Lwanga and Ssematimba had two votes each. However, Kivumbi recorded in the declaration forms that Ssematimba and Lwanga had each garnered 502 votes in Bugabo.
15:11
15:11

Delayed Voting Irks Entebbe NRM Voters 4 2

The polling stations were expected to open at 8 am for verification of voters starts at 9 am and polling at 11 am. However, those at Entebbe Mayor's Garden, Katabi Namate, Lake Victoria Primary School Entebbe in Kakeeka village among others had not opened by 9:30am.
09:39
09:39

Entebbe Deputy Mayor, Three Others Arrested 1

Ssekyondo, who was one of the polling agents for Democratic Party’s candidate Henry Nteza, was arrested on Thursday with Rodric Kiwewa, Paul Niwagaba and Ronald Serunjogi, all DP supporters for allegedly instigating violence against supporters of the National Resistance Movement-NRM party.
06:10
06:10

EC Annuls Entebbe Division B Youth Parish Committee Elections 4 3

On Wednesday, the village youth committee leaders from the division were expected to vote for the parish youth committee leaders. But, even though the election was held smoothly, the situation went out of hand when supporters of the NRM candidate Michelle Mwetta contested the outcome of the process.
22:52
22:52

Fire Destroys Secrets Guest House properties 2

Eye witness accounts indicate that the Sunday afternoon fire started from the kitchen probably from a gas cooker.
13:01
13:01

Entebbe Taxi Leaders Enforce COVID-19 Guidelines 3 3

The Ministry of Works and Transport on Monday warned it would shut down public transport again because of non-compliance with Covid-19 guidelines.
14:24
14:24

Vipers SC Players Struggle To Keep Fit Amidst Training Restrictions 2 2

The 24- year-old promising player says that he has been struggling to maintain physical fitness for over four months.Ndugwa adds that he is unfit to play matches, and as result urges government to lift lockdown on sports activities.
10:54
10:54

MV Kalangala to Resume Operations End of August 4 3

MV Kalangala that plies the Entebbe - Kalangala route suspended its operations in February this year to undergo its annual maintenance done in Mwanza, Tanzania. However, the vessel returned in May and has remained grounded at Port Alice, in Nakiwogo because the docking piers are still being upgraded.
13:47
13:47

Katabi, Kigungu Health Centres Overwhelmed by Patients Numbers entebbe hospital 3

Entebbe Hospital closed all departments including, outpatients, maternal and neonatal to focus on managing COVID-19 cases. This forced residents to seek services at Katabi Health Center, Kigungu Health Centre IIIs and other private facilities in Entebbe.
18:09
18:09

National Isolation Centre Completion Pushed by Two More Months 5 6

The Project Manager Patrick Rubongoya says that the contractor; Synergy Enterprises Ltd needs more time to complete the remaining works which include setting up a waste decontaminating unit, remodelling of the former Tuberculosis ward into a multipurpose unit, plastering, installing washroom facilities and finishing the ceiling and floor works.
23:36
23:36

75 More Ugandans Return from Southern Africa 4

Also, one male Ugandan, in excitement, prostrated before Nnam and Kasujja. He thereafter made 5 push ups before joining the queue to undergo screening and processing of for screening and processing of his travel documents inside the arrivals section.
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