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18:48
18:48

Four Suspects Escape From Rubirizi Police inmates escape

Police in Rubirizi are still hunting for four inmates who escaped from the cells at Rubirizi police station on Monday.
17:55
17:55

MPs: Delay Roll out of Pioneer Buses 1

Members of parliament have advised the owners of Pioneer Easy Bus Company to delay the roll out their buses until the entire process is harmonized.
17:53
17:53

Police: American TV Producer Died Of Cocaine Overdose jeff rice

Traces of cocaine, an addictive stimulant drug, were found in the blood samples taken from Jeff Rice, the American Television producer who was found dead in a hotel room in Kampala, police sources have said.
17:24
17:24

Retirement of Key Cranes Players Worries Fans crimes

The retirement of three key players from Cranes, the national football team has drawn the concern of local football fans. Several people interviewed by URN believe the retirement of the players may affect Uganda’s chances for qualifying for the 2013 African Cup of nations.
17:12
17:12

3 Arua Teachers Arrested for Stealing Iron Sheets abuse of office

Three teachers of Imvepi Self Help secondary school in Odupi Sub-County, Arua district are in custody at Arua Central police station for alleged theft of school iron sheets.
16:41
16:41

Kamya Back on Federalism Trail 1

The Uganda Federal Alliance will in April resume mass sensitization on Federalism countrywide under the theme: Benefits of Power Sharing. UFA was in high preparations to hold the federalism referendum in 2015 as they solicited signatures countrywide and also met the Electoral commission over the same. However, Betty Olive Kamya, the UFA president said last month that she had hit a snag in her quest to push for the referendum.
16:06
16:06

Former Health Minister Dragged to Court over Fraud james kakooza

James Kakooza, former Primary Health Care minister has appeared in court over allegations of stealing property belonging to his late brother Simon Peter Musoke.
16:02
16:02

50 Luweero District Workers Face Dismissal for Absenteeism 2

More than 50 civil servants in Luweero district are facing dismissal for alleged absenteeism and neglect of duty.
15:24
15:24

LC V Chairman Defies Minister on CAO kitgum cao

Luke Nyeko, Kitgum LC V chairman has rejected a directive from Adolf Mwesige, the Local Government minister to reinstate David Kawooya as acting district Chief Administrative Officer.
14:55
14:55

Cop in Trouble over Missing Exhibit

Mbarara police is investigating one of its own for allegedly conniving with mechanics to to sell off spare parts from impounded motorcycles.
14:23
14:23

Barlonyo Attack Survivors Struggle To Access Education barlonyo idp camp 3 2

Thirteen year old Jacqueline Aceng is unhappy that she will not be joining senior one at her dream school at Apala Secondary School, about ten kilometers from their home at Barlonyo, the former IDP camp where rebels killed hundreds of people in February 2004.
13:44
13:44

USLL CEO Defies Ban

Ebili Ssegawa, embattled Chief Executive Officer of Uganda Super League Limited –USLL is carrying on with his normal duties despite a ban imposed on him by the local football federation. Last month, the disciplinary committee of the Federation of Uganda Football Association banned Ebili for one and Kavuma Kabenge, USLL Chairman for 11 years.
13:34
13:34

Hospitals in Kabarole Hire Private Nutritionists dr charles olal 2

Charles Olal, the Medical Superintendent Fort Portal Referral Hospital says that the hospital spends 2 million shillings every month teaching expectant mothers. He however says that sometimes the women miss out on nutrition classes because the hospital lacks funds to pay the nutritionist.
13:18
13:18

Missing Boda Boda Motorist found Dead

Residents of Kyambogo village in Ntuusi Sub County in Ssembabule district have recovered the remains of Livingstone Twesigye, a boda boda motorist who went missing early month.
12:50
12:50

Former Minister Rukikaire is Majority Shareholder in Pioneer Easy Bus pioneer bus company

Former Privatisation minister and National Resistance Movement—NRM historical, Matthew Rukikaire, is one of the owners of the Pioneer Easy Bus, the company that imported over 100 buses to be used in public transport in Kampala. The list of share-holders now stands at six partners according to documents from the Registrar of Companies.
12:39
12:39

National Council of Sports rescues women badminton team

Government, through the National Council of Sports has finally released four tickets to the national Women’s badminton team to participate in Uber Cup that is scheduled to begin in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia tomorrow. The tickets were handed over to the team this morning by Gasper Aligawesa, Secretary General Uganda National Council of Sport.
11:49
11:49

Bus Operators Strike besigye tour

Bus drivers and operators have staged a strike to protest the unfair treatment by the Transport Licensing Board -TLC. They accuse the Transport Licensing Board of impounding their fleet of buses each time one of their buses is involved in an accident.
11:06
11:06

Busoga Leaders want PPDA Act Revised local governments 2

Lower local government leaders in Busoga are blaming the poor delivery of services to bureaucracies in the Public Procurement and Disposal of Assets Act. They argue that the stringent procurement procedures delays greatly impacts on service delivery.
09:58
09:58

Bank Loans Officer Jailed for Theft

The Grade one Magistrates court presided over by grade Jude okum, ruled that Tumwesigye should be remanded to Ndorwa government prison.
08:26
08:26

Ex-International Tabula propels Proline into 6th place in Bell Lager League

Former Cranes defender Abubaker Tabula scored the sole goal to guide rejuvenated Proline FC to a 1-0 victory over Express FC this evening at Nakivubo Stadium.
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