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17:39
17:39

Pastors, 20 Followers Arrested in Mbarara for Defying COVID-19 Guidelines Uganda Police Force 2

The two Pastors were apprehended from their Source of Healing church conducting a church service contrary to Ministry of Health guidelines and Presidential directives.
17:09
17:09

More Children Likely to Suffer from Malnutrition wasting 2

According to the survey, 57 percent of respondents said that they were forced to eat one type of food as they could not afford to diversify their meals.
16:33
16:33

Aspirants in Bundibugyo Turn to Artists to Deliver Campaign Messages early campaigns 6 1

More and more aspirants including the incumbents have hired artists to compose songs which will motivate the electorate into voting for them.
15:33
15:33

Police Tear Gas People Power Supporters in Kakiri 4

Nsubuga, who had travelled with musician Mathias Walukagga was intercepted by the police under the command of Kakiri OC operations Asiimwe.
14:35
14:35

Former Street Children in Gulu to Benefit From UGX 678M Vocational Training Project 2 2

Christine Latigo the Country Director for Generation in Actions says that the beneficiaries are girls aged between 8-15 years. They were picked from the streets of Gulu City between March and May this year.
14:21
14:21

Roads in Tororo District in Appalling State 4 1

Andrew Peter Asaya, the Tororo District Engineer says that in the previous financial year, the district budgeted for 1.14 billion shillings for the roads but the government only released 800 million which was inadequate to work on even one road.
13:51
13:51

Onduparaka FC Loses Bus Offer from China Over Lack of Funds Bernard Atiku 2 1

Bernard Atiku the MP Ayivu and Patron for Onduparaka FC who secured the deal for the club says that he will lose 10,000 US dollars out of the 30,000 UD dollars he had paid as commitment fee after failing to meet the deadline for the bus deal.
13:28
13:28

Entebbe Hospital Reopens Maternity Ward to Handle Pregnant Returnees 4 2

Dr Moses Muwanga, Director Entebbe Hospital, says the maternity and neonatal ward has been re-opened to handle pregnant returnees.
13:05
13:05

Suspected Covid-19 Patient Dies in Kiruhura MOH 2 1

The suspected case was admitted on Monday after presenting Covid-19 like signs and symptoms that include body weakness, sore throat, and headache.
12:56
12:56

LC1 Chairperson in Gulu Arrested for Alleged Murder

Patrick Komakech was arrested from Paicho Police Station on Saturday evening together with John Kaggwa on allegations of beating to death Calvin Atto, a suspected cattle thief.
12:47
12:47

Ugandans Hold UGX 8.5 Trillion in Fixed Deposits– BOU Bank of Uganda 1

Bank of Uganda data shows that in May 2020, the amount of Ugandans have in banks as term deposits reached 8.5trillion shillings, the highest amount ever held there in a single month.
12:35
12:35

Kampala Air Quality Worsening 4 2

At the old taxi park, the air quality which during the lockdown had improved up to 80 has already dropped to 46 on a scale of 100.
11:53
11:53

Family Dispute Threatens Community School in Bukomansimbi 2 1

The dispute is pitting Hajji Haruna Jjemba, a Lecturer at Makerere University aganist his brother Hajji Abdul Jabal Mawanda who are both fighting to have full control over the properties.
11:07
11:07

Mukono RDC Faulted for Allowing NRM Party Gatherings 4 1

Peter Kabanda who aspires for Mukono Central Division under the National Unity Platform- NUP says that Bamwine is selectively applying the law. He says that there is a need for equal treatment
10:28
10:28

Farmers in Lwengo Get UGX 280m Resource Centre 3 1

The centre worth 280 million shillings was obtained through a partnership with the Uganda Communication Commission-UCC, to support farmers get updated information on agriculture and marketing to boost their productivity and incomes.
10:03
10:03

40 Criminal Appeals to be Heard in Mbale Using Zoom Technology

According to the acting Court of Appeal Registrar Ayebare Tumwebaze, the scientific approach is meant to enable the Justices to handle cases expeditiously and economically, while observing the Ministry of Health Guidelines for controlling the spread of COVID-19.
09:31
09:31

Food Crisis Hits Karusandara Sub County As Water Logging Destroys Crops farmers 4 2

More than 30, 000 acres of crops were destroyed by floods that hit the district in May leaving over 500 households without a stable source of food.
08:52
08:52

"I am Taking A Break from Elective Politics-Magyezi 2 1

Magyezi who has been in parliament since 2011 said he is taking a rest from elective politics after 10 years but might return again in the future.
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