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17:14
17:14

Doctor On the Spot for Allegedly Extorting Money from Patients Amach HCIV 6

Dr. Pius Omach who doubles as a surgeon at the facility is being accused of demanding for money from patients before they can be operated on.
16:43
16:43

NGO Debate: “You’re Doing Nothing, We are Doing Impactful Work” 1 4

But when given an opportunity to explain what informed his piece, Serunkuma bashed NGOs further, arguing that they don’t understand their origin. Serunkuma, is a theorist. And his theory is that NGOs were born from structural adjustment programs broached by International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank.
15:35
15:35

PWDs in Wakiso Ask Gov't to Increase Special Grant 2 2

Persons with Disability have asked the government to increase the special grant allocated to disability groups from Shillings 5 million to at least Shillings 30 million to enable them implement successful income generating activities.
13:09
13:09

Pozzolana Miners in Kabarole Lay Down Tools Over Delayed Payment 2 6

The more than 100 miners under their umbrella Harugongo Youth Development and Miners Association are demanding more than 30 Million Shillings for the past four weeks. The association was sub-contracted by GEMs international Limited to supply Pozzolana to Hima Cement.
11:19
11:19

Residents Demand Release of LC I Chairperson Lakang Sub County 1 1

Residents say Okello is part of the group opposed to the proposed acquisition of land by Cuanza Limited. Ajok village is part of the over 12.8 square miles of land, which Cuanza Limited wants to acquire for the proposed construction of the multi-billion Nile City in Atoro Parish.
10:54
10:54

Nwoya Leaders Ask UWA to Translocate Elephants from Murchison Falls National Park problem animals 5

Human-wildlife conflict in the district has lasted for over two decades as elephants invade community settlements, and destroy both staple and cash crops. The affected areas include Sub-Counties of Lungulu, Lii, Got-Apwoyo, Purongo, Anaka, Alero and Kochgoma.
09:58
09:58

Five Nominated For Residual, By-elections in Rakai 6 1

The by-election will be conducted for the Kifamba Male Youth Councilor position which fell vacant following the death of Augustine Jaggwe of National Unity Platform-NUP who died in a car accident. The other position is for the Female Elderly Representative for Lwentulege Town council, PWD which is vacant following the death of Regina Nambooze.
09:46
09:46

Over 60 Spend Weekend in Police Custody Over House Party kira road police 3 1

A police officer from Kira-Road Police Division who participated in the operation, says that the suspects were partying and drinking while playing loud music in violation of the government restrictions on social gathering as part of the COVID-19 containment measures.
19:31
19:31

Police Hunts for Kidnapper of a 4-Year-Old Twin Fred Enanga 1 1

Commissioner of Police Fred Enanga identified the victim as Emmanuel Kato who was kidnapped on Saturday morning at around 10:00am, when his mother Nalongo Peace Kyoshaba left him home together with his twin brother Tom Waiswa to go get food items in the market.
16:48
16:48

Delays Mar By-elections in Rakai 1

Sylvia Tegyeza, the Rakai District Registrar, said that the aspirants were ready with their nomination forms, but were yet to be stamped by the Chief Magistrate Patrick Kityo who was not in the office.
15:37
15:37

Uganda Hands Over Suspected Cattle Thieves 1 3

The two suspects Johnson Lapyem Lotiang and John Lokore, all residents of Tseretenya Bomah, Ikotos County of the Eastern Equatorial State were handed over to the South Sudan authorities at Apiriti border post in Madi Opei Sub County on Monday.
13:54
13:54

Rally Drivers Donate to Disabled Children in Jinja City country 2 3

Dipu says that, such initiatives have been slowed down due to covid19 frustrations, which have left several drivers financially constrained, however they have embarked on an initiative of convincing all rally participants to donate a small fee of at least 100,000 Shillings each per event, with an aim of boosting donation drives to the targeted communities.
13:50
13:50

GBV Survivors in Arua Demand Support from Gov't 4 1

Hellen Faidah, a visually impaired mother of five children who was sent away by her husband four years ago said since she was disowned and chased away by her husband, she has been struggling to look after the children.
17:29
17:29

Phone Chat with Porter's Wife Lands Omoro District Chairman in Trouble Puranga Chiefdom 3 2

This follows a secret love conversation on phone between Okao and a lower level civil servant, Patricia Atim, the Lujorongole Parish Chief in Lakwana Sub-County, Omoro District. Atim is married to Godfrey Okello Novey, a porter attached to Awor Health Centre II, also in Lakwana.
13:35
13:35

Amuru RDC Accused of Buying 150 Acres of Contested Land Opara Sub-County 4 4

A copy of the sales agreement dated 11 October that URN received indicates that the RDC's wife Pauline Adokorach deposited 8.4 of 15 million as part payment out of the 30 million shillings for the land. The land was sold by Otema Joseph Livingstone, and witnessed by 15 people.
16:06
16:06

Admission of DRC into EAC: Facts and Expectations

With a population of 92 million, a nominal GDP of 46 billion dollars and a border with the Atlantic Ocean, the DRC has recently become Uganda’s number one export destination, worth almost 500 million dollars, which is double the value of goods the country current exports to either Kenya or South Sudan, her erstwhile largest markets.
12:25
12:25

Sembabule Teenager Arrested For Killing Herdsman 1

The suspect in custody is identified as Mathias Ssengoma, 17, who with others still at large allegedly committed the crime early this month at a farm in Gentebe village, Nsoga parish, Mijwala sub-county.
11:02
11:02

Over 250 Families Displaced in Deadly Land Conflict in Amuru 2 4

The conflict stems from an application to the Amuru District Land Board by the administrators of estates of late Yasoni Ojwang on 7 May 2021 for grant of freehold tenure of land measuring 1,353.7 hectares (5.2 square miles) in Langeta village, Pawel parish in Opara Sub-County.
18:35
18:35

Prime Minister Pleads with Doctors to Call Off Strike 3

Herbert Luswata the Secretary-General of Uganda Medical Associations (UMA) said that they are determined to continue the strike.
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