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May 2013 27 results
18:44
18:44

Kiyonga: General Sejusa's Allegations False, Unfortunate the muhoozi project 3

Defense Minister Dr. Crispus Kiyonga has described Gen. David Sejusa’s claims of planned assassination of some senior officers in government as unfortunate and false.
18:14
18:14

Tullow Oil Raises Corruption, Regime Change Fears

Tullow Oil has named bribery, corrupt practices and regime change as key risks that could potentially affect the company’s business in the oil industry. In a 2012 annual report, Tullow Oil, the parent company of Tullow Uganda, outlined several risks that it said could affect their performance.
18:08
18:08

Quack Doctor Arrested Over Fake HIV Treatment Center 1 1

Ssebunya was picked up by police on Thursday morning at his “HIV treatment center” near Kitovu hospital in Nyendo Ssenyange Division.
17:42
17:42

400 Children In Amudat Flee Homes For Fear Of FGM amudat district 1

A total of 400 school going-age children in Amudat District have fled their homes in the last 10 months for fear of being subjected to female genital mutilation (FGM). The children aged between three and 12 years, have abandoned cattle keeping and enrolled in schools.
17:36
17:36

Lands Ministry Says the Computerization Offices are at Risk of Closure 3

Officials from the lands ministry have today told the budget committee that they are at risk of closure if they do not get 713 million shillings.
17:17
17:17

Soroti Regional Referral Hospital Turns Away Patients at Night ministry of health

Patients turning up for admission at night at Soroti regional referral hospital have been turned away for two weeks now. The clinical officers supposed to be on duty have not been reporting for duty. No one seems to know why.
17:12
17:12

Two Employees of Children's Home Convicted Over Torture

Gipson Bugingo the Grade I Magistrate’s in Moyo on Wednesday convicted and sentenced two employees of Redeemer Children’s Home in the district to one year and three months each for torturing orphans entrusted in their care.
16:28
16:28

UNRA To Contract Private Firms To Maintain Murram Roads district roads 1

UNRA spokesperson Dan Alinange told Uganda Radio Network that the roads authority cannot work on them because of low staffing levels and underfunding. This year government has budgeted for 180billion shillings to gravel and work on the drainages for 21,000 Kilometres of roads yet UNRA budget for road maintenance is 400billion shillings.
16:02
16:02

Man Held for Defiling 13-year-old Girl cohabiting

Police in Nakaseke are holding a 25-year-old man for defiling a 13-year-old girl.
15:07
15:07

Fresh Tension Builds Over Disputed Border Area 2

As a result of the dispute between the two neighboring districts, Adolf Mwesige, the local government minister halted the operationalization of Ewang Sub County last year.
15:02
15:02

Quack Doctor Arrested in Jinja Referral Hospital health workers

Police have arrested a 32-year-old man who has been posing as a doctor in Jinja referral hospital. The man was extorting money from patients who sought his \"services\" as a \"doctor.\"
14:17
14:17

Mulindwa: Federation Not Eager on 2014 World Cup Qualifiers fufa 1

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has today said it is not keen on the remaining 2014 Group J World Cup qualifying games that involve the national team, Cranes.
13:21
13:21

Police Identifies Lyantonde Accident Victims reckless driving

Police has been able to identify the four victims of an accident that occurred last night on Lyantonde road.
13:05
13:05

46 students Suspended for Plotting Violent Strike lira cps 2

On Wednesday, the affected students pitched camp at Lira Central Police station seeking police intervention in the matter.
12:35
12:35

Two Month Old Baby Dies in House Fire child neglect

A two month old baby has lost his life in a house fire. The baby had been left in the care of his 2-year old sister as the mother went out to fetch water.
12:29
12:29

Schools Defy UNEB Over Registration Fees 1

According to the circular, private Primary Leaving Examinations candidates are required to pay shillings 14,000, UCE UGX 92,000 and UACE UGX 95000.
12:03
12:03

Kabale Bus Operators Yet to Take Terror Alerts Seriously terrorism 3 1

Kabale bus operators are yet to heed police calls for increased security awareness. Police issued a directive on 26th April calling on all places where people gather to ensure there is security screening. The call was due to terror alert warnings. No steps have been taken for passenger safety in the public transportation areas though.
10:59
10:59

Local Government Minister Fails to Reconcile Traders with Mbarara Municipality land titles 1 2

He says that they later acquired permission from Hajji Ibrahim Lubega, the original owner of the land to own it after they started receiving threats of eviction.
10:21
10:21

KCCA Revives Plans to Relocate Bus Parks kcca revenue 1

Bus companies and businesses operating around Arua Park, Nebbi Park and Qualicell bus terminal don\'t mind relocating the parks to Kampala suburbs but are concerned about the safety of their customers’ lives and goods.
10:03
10:03

Gov\'t, Oil Companies Finally Agree On Export Pipeline, Refinery Dev\'t uganda oil industry

Government and the oil companies operating in the country have finally agreed to set up an export pipeline and a refinery, ending a long battle on how to develop the new oil industry.
May 2013 27 results