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07:10
07:10

Odonga Otto Collapses While Recording Statement At Police, Hospitalized 1 1 Top story

Tai told Uganda Radio Network-URN in an interview on Tuesday night that during interrogations, the legislator complained that he wasn’t feeling well and requested for a break. “He came in ok and voluntarily, he recorded a statement but later he said he wasn’t feeling well. I was seated with him in my office with some of his people and police officers, he requested for a break because he wasn’t feeling well,” Tai told URN.
06:59
06:59

Missing NUP Supporter Found Dead 2 2 Top story

Asadu Jjemba, a resident of Kabembe says the deceased is among several NUP supporters who were kidnapped by people driving in a white numberless van during in the night of January 13th, 2021.
21:03
21:03

Masaka Court Grants 11 NUP Supporters Bail 2

Court heard that security intercepted the accused persons on their way to court and took them to Makindye Military barracks before they appeared before the General Court-martial on charges of illegal possession of ammunition before they were remanded to Kitalya prisons.
15:59
15:59

Human Rights Commission Defends Governments on Internet Shutdown 3 1 Top story

Dr. Katebalirwe says the public needs to know that some of their rights are not absolute and can be suspended for the bigger good like protecting the country.
14:40
14:40

Deceased Gulu EC Staff Ingested Poison-Police Gulu City 2 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the postmortem conducted at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital morgue indicates that a chemical substance was found in the deceased’s body.
13:33
13:33

New Karimojong MPs' First Agenda - Special Land Audit in Karamoja.

John Baptist Lokii, the Matheniko County MP says the land audit would help the leaders in the region to ascertain how much land has remained for the people of Karamoja.
12:15
12:15

Napak Launches War Against Jigger Infestation After URN Story 2

Sabina Lokeris, a Village Health Team member for Iriiri Sub County in Napak district, says that since December last year, the district health team together with VHTs have been engaged in sensitising the community to ensure hygiene and smear their houses with cow dung.
09:20
09:20

Prosecute Minister Kibuule for Using SFC to Cause Announcement of False Results -Bakaluba 1 2

Bakaluba says this act set a very bad precedent, hence asking for a thorough investigation and prosecution of all the culprits, Minister Kibuule inclusive.
18:12
18:12

Napak Newly Elected MPs Vow to End Child Trafficking

Ms Faith Nakut told URN that the suffering of the Karimojong children in Kampala streets was the main cause of her contesting for woman member of parliament.
16:29
16:29

One Arrested Over Nansana Arson Attack police 2 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire identifies the fire victims as 30-year-old Doreen Namutebi and her four children including Aisha Birungi, 13, Jennifer Nanyonjo, 8, Mugenyi Seguya, 7 and Israel Ntulume, 6.
15:42
15:42

Wild Fire Kills One and Razes 100 Homes in Moroto 1

Andrew Locugae, the LCV councilor for Nadunget sub county in Moroto district told URN that they suspect the fire was caused by people cooking and leaving some fire burning, since most families cook in then open.
11:22
11:22

Kyotera Residents Accuse Security of Abducting People Ahead of Polls 2

Andrew Kagwa one of the neighbors to Kiwanuka says that people that took away Kiwanuka could have broken into his house because they found everything at his home was broken and messed up.
10:42
10:42

Kyanamukaka Health Center IV Operates Without Anesthetist 2 1

Dr. Katungi blames the absence of an anesthetist to limited staffing levels at the health unit. The health center, which is supposed to have 57 staff, is short by over 20 health workers.
08:13
08:13

Pastoral Communities Request For Cross Border Technical School 1 Top story

Mark Sagal, one of the elders and resident of Rupa Sub County in Moroto district, said establishing a Technical school along the border of Turkana and Karamoja would help to cement the current peace that the two communities are enjoying.
04:47
04:47

Lango Paramount Chief Calls for Peaceful Elections 1 2

His Highness Ebii says that they are much aware that a number of past general elections in Lango have been characterized by violence which saw some people lose their lives while others sustained severe injuries.
21:33
21:33

Kavule Carpenters Decry Abductions, Arrests By Security 3 1 Top story

Ronald Mukasa, who owns a workshop that makes beds, says unknown people abducted his son Shafick Kibalama on January 5, 2021. He says the kidnappers called his son for business at Ham towers in the city center and he left around 11 am never to return.
19:20
19:20

IGP Ochola on Spot for Inciting Violence Against Journalists 3

The HRNJ-U Executive Director, Robert Ssempala noted that the statements by Ochola cannot be taken lightly given the fact that police has been the leading violator of media rights.
17:26
17:26

Seven Northern Uganda Districts Marked As Electoral Violence Hotspots UPDF 4th Division 1 4 Top story

Rev. Canon Diana Nkesiga, the Eminent Woman of the Situation Room in the country revealed that the organization zeroed on the target districts after a thorough research aimed at mitigating violence related to the 2021 general polls.
16:12
16:12

DP to Hold Prayers for Victims of Election Violence Democratic Party 1

DP Presidential Candidate Norbert Mao disclosed that all their party supporters, leaders across the country will on Wednesday wear black attire.
13:34
13:34

Candidates Intensify Voter Education to Close Gaps Ahead of Polls 3 1

Muhammad Ssegiringya, one of the candidates for the Kawempe North Parliamentary seat is one of the candidates who have almost filled his electoral area with different posters demonstrating how people should vote.
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