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19:13
19:13

Kamoga, the Innocent Technician Killed During City Protests 3 3

His brother, Eddie Kamoga says Shafik was feeling unwell and spent much of the day sleeping. The noise from protestors and gunshots interrupted his sleep. At around 2:30 pm, Kamoga says his brother woke up and had lunch
18:54
18:54

Justice Law and Order Sector Cites Gaps in Service Delivery 4 1

Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny Dollo, says pertinent challenges are still affecting service delivery in the sector like congestion in prisons, clearing case backlogs, sexual gender violence that increased during COVID 19.
17:11
17:11

How Teenager Met Death in City Protest 3 2 Top story

On the fateful day, Ssegawa and his mother decided to close the shop and return home in Masajja Kikajjo because of the protests that erupted following the arrest of the National Unity Platform, presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu.
15:41
15:41

Ten Arrested in Kitgum over Inter Clan Revenge Attack

The Kitgum District Police Commander Keith Tommy Eyaku, says that the suspects orchestrated an inter-clan clash that started last night and continued until Thursday before the police quelled the situation.
14:01
14:01

80 Wives Desert Broke Boda Boda Husbands in Gulu Since Lockdown UN Women 1

According to Emmy Ocen, the spokesperson of Gulu City Boda-Boda Association, at least eighty spouses of his colleagues have abandoned their marital homes due to financial hardships brought by Covid-19 pandemic.
13:21
13:21

Bududa Police Shooting Victim Wants Compensation 5

Desmond Kuloba, a resident of Bunaembe cell in Bududa town council says he was picked at his home, flogged, and finally shot by the DPC David Agaba.
07:34
07:34

Gov't Investigating Conduct of Security Personnel-Mbayo 5 1

According to Mbayo, some security personnel were exposed during last week’s protests which were sparked off by the arrest of the National Unity Platform-NUP presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu during his campaign trail in Luuka district.
20:08
20:08

Supreme Court Justices Sentence Man to 3 Years For Abusing Them 1

Even when he was asked to defend himself for use of abusive language in his petition, Ssebadduka appeared in person before the Justices led by the Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny Dollo and abused them terribly and they looked on in surprise with no words to tell him until they made a decision today to jail him.
19:23
19:23

161 People So Far Killed in Domestic Violence Since January 1 2

Peace Mutuuzo, State Minister for Gender says that there have been 161 deaths associated with domestic violence this year and a total of 10,280 cases of gender based violence were reported between January and April 2020 according to CID, and yet some cases go unreported.
18:22
18:22

Beach Management Unit in Dokolo Accused of Extortion

The unit is also being accused of illegally extorting of money from fishermen dealing in illegal fishing activities.
18:04
18:04

Elderly Spending Their SAGE Cash on Grandchildren's Education Instead -Report 1

Over 300,000 elderly persons aged 80 years and above in the country receive 25,000shillings every month, but they spend 40% of it on grandchildren's school requirements, which is is a threat to the old people's well being.
17:20
17:20

Muslim Call for Uniform Interpretation of Islamic Laws 1 2

Dr Zahara Nampewo, the Director Human Rights and Peace Center noted the need to have a substantive legal framework that can easily be used in the administration of justice.
17:07
17:07

NUP Man Arrested for Wearing Police-like Pips 1 1

Police officers have arrested Aron Kasumba , a supporter of National Unity Platform-NUP for donning an attire fitted with a matching insignia for the rank of an Assistant Superintendent of Police-ASP.
15:24
15:24

Mukono Hospital Overwhelmed by Patients After Suspension of Volunteers 3 1

At the beginning of the month, the district suspended volunteers from attending to any hospital activities claiming limited space during this period of covid-19.
14:55
14:55

Kadaga Rallies Muslims to Continue Pushing for Khadi Courts Law 4 1

Kadaga while officiating as Chief Guest during the 3rd annual Muslim Human Rights conference on Wednesday at Imperial Royale Hotel said she had expected the law on Khadi courts to be introduced by the government during the current session but it had not been tabled.
09:53
09:53

Arua NRM Boss on the Spot over Museveni Heifers 2 2

But in her response to the anomaly, Joyce Amaguru the acting NRM chairperson for Arua district and a member of the NRM Women council said she acted in good faith since the animals needed immediate giveaway yet she hadn't been told of any specific beneficiaries.
18:25
18:25

CSOs Ask Gov't to Allocate Funds for GBV Prevention in COVID-19 Response Plan UGANET 2 1

The Coalition is calling upon the Justice Law and order sector (JLOS) to prioritize and allocate funds for violence against women prevention during and after the COVID-19 pandemic and ensure that they are deemed essential and accessible at all times.
11:31
11:31

Adjumani Flood Victims Starving

Early this month River Tete burst its banks and displaced residents in the two parishes of Arasi and Elegu, Arinyapi sub-county in Adjumani district. The floods destroyed food crops that were ready for harvest, carried away heads of cattle and submerged several grass-thatched houses.
10:57
10:57

Access to Health Centers in Gulu Hindered by Poor Roads Paicho sub county 1

Last month, fast-flowing rainwater washed away a bridge on Amalaac stream linking the communities Amalaac and Te Got Atoo to Te Got Atoo Health Center II four months ago.
20:15
20:15

Boda-Boda Rider Knocks Dead Police Officer Stopping Him Past Curfew. 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the deceased officer as No. 50415 Police Constable, Okwera Opobo Jacob, 34
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