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08:10
08:10

Mukono Executive Concerned Over Cemetery Encroachment 2 1

The 5acre cemetery at Nakawolore in Mukono municipality has been in existed since the 1970’s. It is majorly used for burying unclaimed bodies and people without burial grounds.
08:04
08:04

EC Establishes Complaints Desk as Nomination Process Kicks off

According to the EC Spokesperson Paul Bukenya, the complaints’ desk will provide any required information to the public and to election officials, to facilitate the process of verification of aspirants or supporters on the National Voters’ Register.
07:48
07:48

Mukono Diocese Turns Nakanyonyi Conference Hall into Face Mask Factory 2 1 Top story

Debrah Zawedde Ssetyabule, the Manager of Entrepreneurship center, says they are operating the workshop in partnership with Uganda Tailoring Association, which is responsible for producing and distribution of government masks in the country. He says they are also targeting the wider market of church founded schools and institutions.
07:22
07:22

Apac LC 5 Chairperson, Two Others in Trouble for Flouting Covid-19 Guidelines Ministry of Health 2

The trio was picked up on Sunday night by a team of Police officers from Kwania Central Police Station led by the District Internal Security Officer- DISO David Komakech for holding a campaign meeting in contravention of Covid-19 preventive guidelines.
06:11
06:11

Ministry Makes U-turn on Management of Mild COVID-19 Cases in Kitgum 2 1

In Kitgum Municipality, in particular, at least 26 COVID-19 patients had for the five days been within the communities without being linked to care after Gulu Regional Referral Hospital authorities declined to admit them. But team from the Health Ministry intervened on Thursday and evacuated COVID-19 patients for treatment outside the district.
05:57
05:57

Laypeople Bridge Gap as COVID-19 Takes Toll on Mental Health Ministry of Health 4

The Ministry of Health is currently struggling with high numbers of people going to health facilities with mental illnesses. Dr Charles Olaro, the Director of Clinical Services says that Butabika National Mental Referral Hospital is specifically overwhelmed and that they are currently doing an analysis to establish the exact triggers of these illnesses.
05:41
05:41

Mak Fire: Essential Documents Irrecoverable 3 1

Alex Kakooza, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Education said that although the university has lost the iconic building, the biggest damage is on records that were inside the building. According to him, less than half of the documents that were kept in the building had been digitalized. Most of the documents that are as old as the university had been kept in the central registry and had not yet been digitalized.
05:16
05:16

Mukono Diocese Halts Production of Mosquito Nets as Market Dwindles 1 2

Deborah Zawedde Ssetyabule, the entrepreneurship centre manager says the Diocese has the capacity to produce 200 mosquito nets every day. But the production capacity can only be meaningful when there is a ready market for them, she adds.
04:55
04:55

Fresh Fire Flames Reported in Mak Council Room, VC’s Office 1 1

According to reports and videos shared by residents at the campus, fresh fire flames can ably be seen on the second floor. The said floor hosts the council room and office of vice-chancellors’ office and his assistant, an office that acts as the registry for staff tribunal, and a small room were the chancellor's chair is kept.
23:21
23:21

Schools to Reopen for Finalists as Govt Eases Restrictions 4 1 Top story

The partial reopening was announced this evening by President Yoweri Museveni, as he eased lockdown restrictions for sectors that had remained closed amidst a spike in COVID-19 cases. Also allowed to reopen under strict guidelines are places of worship, the airport, and land borders.
22:24
22:24

USAID Volunteer Researcher Achom Feared Kidnapped in Kiryandongo Jessica Alupo

The victim, Irene Achom, 25, reportedly disappeared on Friday shortly after she had left Gulu to travel to Mbarara City in Western Uganda where she reportedly was invited to attend a job interview.
22:17
22:17

Kampala Tops in Promoting Coronavirus - President Museveni COVID-19 1

According to President Museveni, the indiscipline with Kampala has led to abuse of SOPs which when followed are effective in curving the spread of the diaease
21:34
21:34

Sentiments, Grief as Fire Destroys Iconic Ivory Tower 6 1

The blue and white building is the most recognizable face of Makerere university and seen as a national pride and heritage. It has appeared on postage stamps and post cards. The which building has since been recognized UNESCO heritage has been appear on the currency in different regimes; on 5,000 shillings note from 1980 to 1987 and the 500 that was issued out by the NRA government in 1987.
18:58
18:58

Former Bufumbira North MP Loses in Kisoro NRM Elderly Polls

Tadeo Majyambere, Kisoro District NRM Election Officer says that the exercise was peaceful.
18:40
18:40

Three Held Over Death of 41-Year-Old Man in Kitgum

The deceased identified as Morish Nyeko, a resident of Balongo village in Pella parish, Omiya Anyima was found dead lying in clotted blood on sunday morning.
17:54
17:54

Dr. Stella Nyanzi Arrested in Busia District 1 1

According to Police, Nyanzi crossed out of the country about five days ago where she has been and until Saturday when she returned and arrested at the border entry where she had left her vehicle with the driver.
17:50
17:50

Bushenyi Female Youth Elections Suspended NRM party Primaries 3 1

Archangel Barekye, Bushenyi NRM party registrar, said that he was forced to suspend the election after the youth turned chaotic accusing each other of forgery and this was shortly after electing the male representative.
17:08
17:08

Controversy Surrounds Origin of Makerere Fire MAK Fire 3 1

University resident staff that were among the first people at the scene of the burning building claim that the fear did not start in the public relations office as is being communicated by university administration. The residents says the fire either begun from the finance department or the central registry
16:12
16:12

5 Anti-Baryomunsi Protesters Arrested on Kanungu Road 1

Pius Niwahereza one of the protesters told our reporter that the protest is to demand NRM electoral commission to quicken analysis in NKwasibwe’s petition so that they get a way forward. He says that the delay is making voters lose morale yet they are sure that Baryomusi rigged elections in broad day light.
15:44
15:44

NUP Gives Discontented Flag Bearer Aspirants Few Hours to File Petitions 2020 elections 4 3

Some of the key positions include Latif Ssebaggala Ssengendo for Lord Mayor, Hamdan Ssemugooma for Kampala central mayor, Paul Mugambe for Nakawa division mayor, Kasirye Nganda Ali Mulyanyama for Makindye Division mayor, Zackhy Mberaaze Mawula for Lubaga division mayor and Emmanuel Sserunjoji for Kawempe division Mayor.
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