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Feb 2013 25 results
18:41
18:41

Black Monday Activists Given Police Bond 2

The activists including retired Bishop of Kampala, Dr Zac Niringiye, will be required to report back to Wandegeya Police Station next week, according to police deputy spokesperson Vincent Ssekatte. Bishop Niringiye will report on February 14 while the other eight are required to report back three days earlier.
18:26
18:26

KCCA Bans Food vending at City Hall 1

According to the notice seen by URN, the KCCA management will identify and approve a service provider to provide meals at city hall.
18:10
18:10

Study Links Epilepsy To Parasites, Poor Antenatal Care.

The largest study of epilepsy in Africa has revealed that programmes to control parasitic diseases and access to better antenatal care could substantially reduce the prevalence of the disease in the region.
18:00
18:00

Two Arrested Over Forgery ministry of health 1

. She says that during his arrest, they recovered two forged certificates from Ishaka Adventist School of nursing, two from Kampala International University and four certificates of Uganda national examination board UNEB. The duo has been identified as Vincent Turyamureba 38 years of Bufunda cell in Ibanda town council and Agnes Nyangoma 24 years of Bwenda Rukiiri sub county Ibanda district.
17:47
17:47

Tooro Premier's Resignation Exposes Rot In the Kingdom amos mugisa 2

Shortly after being released from police on Friday, Amos Mugisa addressed a press conference saying he resigned because of interference in the Kingdom administration by palace officials led by the Queen Mother Best Kemigisa and Francis Mugenyi, the Principal Private Secretary to King Oyo. According to Mugisa, the conflict in the kingdom revolves around the management of Kingdom resources including land and money.
17:37
17:37

Commission Sets Hearing Date for Nandala Election Petition 1

Despite the fact that Nandala conceded defeat, he filed a petition citing electoral fraud.
17:18
17:18

OPM Investigations: MPs Divided Over Janet Museveni pac 1

The committee has already reportedly drafted a letter to summon her but it has not yet been sent to her.
17:00
17:00

Aviation School Plane Crashes in Soroti

A light aircraft belonging to the East African Civil Aviation Academy, commonly known as Soroti Flying School, has crashed in Gweri Sub County near Soroti town. The two pilots on board however survived unhurt.
16:18
16:18

Uganda's Oil Refinery Project Not Viable, Says Tullow cnooc 3

The General Manager of Tullow Uganda, one of the four oil companies operating in the country, has dismissed the hype about building an oil refinery in Uganda saying the plan is not viable. This shows that while the Ugandan government and the oil companies operating in the country may have signed binding agreements signifying unison in plans to develop and produce the resource, disagreements still exist.
16:14
16:14

UNATU Rejects Proposal to Punish Head Teachers Over PLE kabale 2

Sabit Baabo, the acting Kabale District Education Officer says that the punishment is intended to help the district improve its performance.
14:52
14:52

Besigye Joins Butaleja Campaigns ingrid turinaw 3 1

Former FDC president Dr Kiiza Besigye is in Butaleja to campaign for his party candidate ahead of the district parliamentary by-election on February 11.
14:47
14:47

UPDF Scraps Funding For Orphans in Boarding

Thousands of orphans who were being sponsored by the Uganda People’s Defense Forces’ – UPDF Chieftaincy of Education department in secondary schools across the country are stranded at home as school term opens today following the phase out of the sponsorship program.
13:19
13:19

Mukula Appeal Hearing Pushed To Friday gavi funds trial

Hearing the appeal in which former health minister Captain Mike Mukula is challenging his four year jail sentence, has been pushed to Friday this week. The lower court judgment record that was delivered on January 18 by Chief Magistrate Irene Akankwasa, had some fundamental legal errors.
13:15
13:15

Black Monday: Eight Activists Held uganda police

The newsletter a copy of which was seen by URN outlines the amount of money lost in the recent corruption scandal in the Office of the prime minister.
12:59
12:59

Suicide Cases In Kibaale Alarming -- Police kibaale district

Police in Kibaale district is alarmed over the increasing number of people who are committing suicide. Records from Kibaale district police headquarters indicate that at least five people have committed suicide in the last one month.
12:51
12:51

Court Acquits Former BOU Official of Murder

They claimed that Ssekabira had sneaked into the house and attempted to stab Zinavuga.
12:09
12:09

MP Ogwal Wants Obote, Oyite Ojok Reburied At Kololo uganda heroes 3

Veteran politician Cecilia Atim Ogwal wants the bodies of former President Apollo Milton Obote and Army Chief of Staff, Major General David Oyite Ojok, exhumed and buried at Kololo heroes cemetery.
11:36
11:36

Bomb Explosion Kills One, Injures Five in Nakaseke bomb blast

Dr. David Mubeezi, the medical Superintendent of Nakaseke Hospital has declined to reveal the status of the injured victim.
10:50
10:50

Cecilia Ogwal Calls Independence Medal An Honour 1 3

Dokolo Woman Member of Parliament Cecilia Atim Ogwal has said she is happy that the NRM government has finally recognized her outstanding service and loyalty to the country since independence.
10:37
10:37

Confusion as Ministry Posts Two Head Teachers to Soroti SSS

Opio’s letter, a copy of which URN has seen is dated 29/1/2013 and is signed by Francis Agula, the assistant commissioner for Secondary Education.
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