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19:43

Fears Of Disease Outbreak In Karamoja As Floods Increase karamoja floods

Heavy rains and floods sweeping across Karamoja are raising fears of disease outbreaks in the region.
19:05
19:05

Extra Teaching Not Improving Children's Performance In Schools--Study Reveals. 1

Children in lower primary classes, who receive extra teaching, are not any better in performance in English reading and basic mathematics than those who do not.
18:00
18:00

35 Congolese Refugees face Deportation from Kisoro illegal entry

35 Congolese refugees are facing deportation from Kisoro district for entering Uganda without authorization. The Congolese nationals were arrested in an operation conducted by security operatives in Kisoro town on Thursday.
17:39
17:39

Jewish Rabbi Losses Election Petition gershom sizomu 1

Justice Paulo Mugamba has dismissed a petition filed challenging the election of Yahaya Gudoi Wojje as Bungokho North Member of Parliament.
17:24
17:24

Mafabi Demands Government Apology 3

The leader of opposition in Parliament, Nathan Nandala Mafabi is demanding for a government apology over what he termed as infringement of his right to demonstrate.
17:07
17:07

Minister Alupo and Deputy thrown out over teacher's salaries unatu strike 1

Parliament today threw out Jessica Alupo, the minister of Education and Sports for failing to address the plight of teachers across the country.
15:59
15:59

Truck Drivers Rough Up Wobulenzi Town Council LC III Chairman 1

Sebastian Ssebagala, LC III chairman Wobulenzi town council survived the wrath of Lorry drivers this morning in a meeting he convened to resolve the stalemate over the management of Kikogwe lorry park.
15:14
15:14

Ibanda Hit by Acute Staff shortage kibanda county

Ibanda District local government is grappling with an acute staff shortage that is affecting service delivery to the residents. About 50 key positions in Ibanda district Local Government are vacant forcing the few officials to take on more than one responsibility.
14:12
14:12

Six Family Members Admitted after Eating Poisoned Food ban pornography

Six people from the same family in Lyantonde are fighting for their lives after eating suspected poisoned food. They are Hanifa Lukwago, Jamira Nakanjako, Sifura Bisirikirwa, Hausa Nakalanzi, Mbabaali Shirat and Mausara Nakimera.
13:01
13:01

Opposition Leaders Plot Demo Over Power Outages

Opposition leaders in Mbarara under ‘Electricity Drive Pressure Group” are threatening to stage protests against the rampant electricity load shading.
13:01
13:01

Heavy Rains Hamper Military Operations In Karamoja updf

Persistent heavy rains in Karamoja region have hampered the military operations against the Karamojong cattle raiders and gun trafficking in the region.
12:44
12:44

Minister Orders Police In Kole To Arrest Suspected Defiler kole district

State Minister for Northern Uganda, Rebecca Amuge Otengo has directed the police chief in Kole district to arrest a man, who allegedly defiled and impregnated a 16-year-old girl.
12:08
12:08

Fort Portal Lab Technician in Trouble over Bribe

George Mwanguhya, a laboratory technician at Fort Portal Referral Hospital is in trouble for allegedly soliciting a bribe of shillings 150,000. Mwanguhya was picked up on Tuesday evening on allegations of soliciting a bribe from Deogratious Bakunda, who was attending to a liver patient at the hospital.
12:05
12:05

Kole District Chairman Turns Official Vehicle Into Ambulance

Kole district LC5 chairman, Peter Ocen Akalo has turned his official vehicle, a Double Cabin Pickup, into an ambulance to help ferry patients including pregnant mothers having delivery complications and have been referred.
11:48
11:48

Woman Held For Starving Three-Year-Old Child sex workers

Police in Fort Portal are holding a 30-year-old mother for allegedly starving her child for over three days.
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11:20

5000 people face Eviction from Luwunga Forest Reserve

Over 5000 people in Kiboga district are facing eviction by the National Forestry Authority –NFA for encroaching on land belonging to Luwunga. The affected people are found in five villages in Kibiga Sub County.
11:04
11:04

Hoima Charcoal Dealers Complain As License Fees Go Up tree cutting

Charcoal dealers in Hoima are complaining over high license charges levied on them by the district forestry office.
10:35
10:35

Hoima Municipal Personnel Officer Under Fire for alleged Incompetence 1

Isabella Ahaisibwe, the Personnel Officer Hoima Municipality has come under fire from councilors for alleged incompetence. The councilors led by their mayor Grace Mary Mugasa accuse Ahaisibwe of failing to recruit staff and taking care of their welfare.
10:28
10:28

Three Police Constables Arrested In Moroto Over Suspects' Escape

Three police constables attached to Moroto Central Police Station have been arrested for alleged neglect of duty after six suspects escaped from the police cells.
10:14
10:14

Lawyers want EAC Treaty Reviewed to Provide for political Federation 3

Legal experts are calling for the review of the East African Community Treaty to provide for the establishment of the monetary union and political federation.
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