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19:16
19:16

Road Constructors Impregnate 1,000 Girls in Soroti Agnes Igoye 4 1

According to Agnes Igoye, the people responsible for the young mothers in the areas include both Ugandan and Chinese road constructors who have been working on the roads in areas of Paliisa, Soroti and Kumi. She therefore advises them to carry out DNA tests so that both the young mothers and born babies survive abandonment.
12:40
12:40

Pictorial: Prime Minister Nabbanja Visits Flood Affected District of Amolatar impassible roads 15

The Prime Minister who arrived in the district aboard a chopper was assessing the magnitude of damage as well as following up on the relief food which delivered by the OPM to over 200 persons displaced by floods and currently living in a camp.
12:11
12:11

Floods Cut Off Two Parishes in Amolatar 5 1 Top story

Richard Odur, a resident of Abino A village in Muchora parish explains that living on the island is now a big challenge because there is only a small portion of land to dig and attending to medical emergencies is a great challenge.
11:20
11:20

Kyotera Parents Arrested for Alleged Involvement in Son’s Ritual Murder 2

Macklin Namaganda and Mike Sserwada, both residents of Kasamba-Kyamayembe village in Bwamijja parish, Kabira sub-county, were arrested following fresh investigations.
09:57
09:57

Museveni House Donation Sparks War in Late Karambuzi’s Family 5 2 Top story

In memory of Karambuzi, Museveni built a 32 roomed commercial building in Kabale Municipality along Kabale – Katuna road to support his family. However, Karambuzi sisters accuse their younger brother Happy Karambuzi of using the building alone. They have since petitioned Museveni asking him to intervene in the matter.
07:18
07:18

Otuke District to Enroll Teenage Pregnant Girls Back at School Teenage Pregnancies 4

Susan Abeja, the Otuke District Woman MP believes that the girls should be given a chance to continue studying even after giving birth. She says as leaders, they will make sure that the girls receive the necessary support they require at school.
11:57
11:57

Amolatar Floods: OPM to Procure Engine Boats 1 5

Robinah Nabbanja was on Saturday in Amolatar to assess the magnitude of damage caused by floods and also follow up on the relief food distribution to the flood victims.
11:13
11:13

Special Needs Schools Worried of Retention of Learners When Schools Reopen 4 1

According to the teachers, with the absence of reliable home-based study materials for learners with special needs especially those who study in the sign-language model, many of them have been demotivated and there is a likelihood that a big number may not return to school.
15:45
15:45

Acholi Sub Region Registers 2,006 Maternal Deaths in 18 Months 1

The same report indicates that 18,243 teenage girls were impregnated in the Acholi Sub Region within the same period. Each of the eight districts recorded an average of 2,280 cases of teenage pregnancies. Of these; 3,831 have safely given birth while 2,006 maternal deaths were registered.
14:18
14:18

Atiak Sub-County Leaders Task Pastoralists to Fence Grazing Land Balalu pastoralists 1 2

Samuel Akera, the LCIII Chairperson said the pastoralists are wandering with an estimated 10,000 animals in the four parishes of Pachilo, Pupwonya, Parwaca and Okidi causing devastation to crops like cassava, rice, groundnuts and maize among others.
12:05
12:05

Lyantonde Registers Decline in HIV Prevalence 3 1

According to Dr. Moses Nkanika, the Lyantonde District Health Officer, the prevalence rate reduced from 11.6% in 2018 to 9.5% to date.
11:02
11:02

Kotido CAO Orders Unvaccinated Health Workers, Teachers to Vacate Staff Quarters Ministry of health

Lomongin also said that all civil servants who have not taken the jab shall not attend the meetings, earn any allowances, including Covid allowances for LC1 and village chairpersons.
08:17
08:17

NDA Impounds Drugs Worth UGX 163.5M in Northern Uganda 5 3

The drugs were impounded during a two- weeks operation conducted in the three regions of Lango, Acholi and Karamoja covering 17 districts of Abim, Agago, Alebtong, Amolatar, Amuru, Apac, Dokolo, Gulu, Kitgum, Kole, Kwania and Lamwo.
19:09
19:09

Kyaggwe County Wants LDU Camp Off Kawolo Ggombolola Headquarters’ Premises 1 2

Katende says the entire place requires maintenance since it has grown bushy and most of the buildings covered with dust. He also says the sub county demonstrational garden comprising coffee and bananas seated on an acre also requires serious weeding but the king’s subjects charged with the responsibility are currently restricted from the area.
17:45
17:45

Now MPs Demand Monthly Updates on Maternal Deaths from MoH 5

Mbarara Wonman MP, Margaret Ayebare says it is important to get the monthly reports because some of the districts do not submit maternal audit reports to the ministry.
17:03
17:03

Gov't to Prioritize Completion of Moroto Remand Home Juveniles 1 2

Fred Ngabirano, the Commissioner of Youth and Children’s Affairs in the Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development and Focal Point Person for the Moroto Juvenile Remand says the ministry will first complete and operationalize Moroto Remand Home ahead of other regional homes in Masindi and Gulu.
16:32
16:32

Men Increasingly Taking on Work Traditionally Assigned to Women-EPRC unpaid care work 1 2

Prof. Paul Bakuluki of Makerere University’s Department of Social Work and Social Administration who was one of the investigators said men had started unpaid care work such as preparing food, fetching water and cleaning whereas their female counterparts are embracing non-traditional roles such as paying for food and meeting costs of health care.
16:04
16:04

Aswa River Region Police Records 25 Deaths in Three Months suicide 1

The cause of the deaths ranges from assault; domestic violence leading to suicide, fire, drowning, land disputes and lightning.
15:24
15:24

2,000 Residents Face Eviction in Njeru Municipality 2

The contested land on Kyaggwe block 346, measuring 31 hectares is claimed by Herbert Muyomba and Dorothy Nakimbugwe who have petitioned the court seeking forceful eviction for the continued stay on the land.
12:40
12:40

Commercial Sex Workers Appeal for Better Jobs Amdist COVID-19 Restrictions 5

In March 2020, when Uganda was first hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, Namirembe lived in her rented bed space in Kisenyi slum where she paid 5,000 Shillings per night.
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