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17:50
17:50

MPs: Judiciary In A Crisis chief justice 3

With a divisive figure for a Chief Justice and lack of a substantive deputy, some legislators think the Judiciary is in a crisis.
17:20
17:20

Moroto Gets Gender Based Violence Shelter moroto district 3

Esperance Fundira, the Country Director United Nations Population Fund-UNFPA says the establishment of shelters is critical in addressing violence GBV cases. She explains that the shelters presents an opportunity for addressing GBV, HIV and reproductive health issues.
16:24
16:24

Mother Faints after Finding 13-Year-old Daughter Involved in Commercial Sex Work sexual exploitation 1 2

The single mother who was shocked by news notified police and a search ensued for the girl on Wednesday evening. Wolinawe was surprised and dropped unconscious when she found her daughter in the company of three commercial workers transacting business.
16:06
16:06

Tooro Kingdom Starts Compiling List of Assets steven kaliba

The list, a copy of which Uganda Radio Network has accessed, shows that the Kingdom is demanding for more than 150 assets including land and buildings from the government.
15:34
15:34

Lira Residents Appeal for Relief Support floods 2 2

The most affected crops include cassava, sunflower, beans, simsim, maize and peas. The floods also swept 20 grass thatched house and cut off several feeder roads in the sub county.
15:28
15:28

Unique Identifier Could Monitor New HIV Infections 3

Effective administering of Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) requires establishing an electronic identifying mechanism to revamp the existing HIV/Aids Referral Systems.
15:01
15:01

Suspected Arsonists Set Kigezi Diocese Offices Ablaze succession disputes 4

The incident comes only about four days ahead of the arrival of the newly appointed Bishop of Kigezi Diocese Rev.Canon George Bagamuhunda. Sources within the diocese believe the fire is an inside job. A priest who spoke to URN on condition of anonymity for fear of being victimized says fires usually occur at the diocese whenever the top management disagrees on issues of accountability.
14:28
14:28

Police Stuck With Dr. Lukwago\'s Arrest Warrant ministry of health

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations is still stuck with an arrest warrant for Dr Asuman Lukwago, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health.
14:13
14:13

Travel Embargo Imposed on Ministers over Budget Delay 1 1 Top story

Kadaga noted that both the Executive and Parliament need to prioritise the budget process and that any minister whose budget report had not been yet considered by the House will not be allowed to travel until the process is over.
14:12
14:12

St Peters' College Tororo Suspends 64 over Strike: students strike 1

The latest development brings to 99, the number of the students so far sent home over the same strike. 35 were suspended earlier for spearheading the strike in which they were protesting the increment of school fees , the quality of meals served at the school, the inadequate supply of water and restrictions imposed on them by the school administration.
13:37
13:37

UPDF Fails To Recruit Doctors In Eastern Region 2 4

The Uganda People’s Defence Forces – UPDF has failed to find doctors to join its ranks during the ongoing recruitment exercise in the greater Eastern Region.
13:24
13:24

NSSF Lubowa Estates Project Drags On nssf uganda

A 126 billion housing project in Lubowa is yet to take-off three years after it was launched by National Social Security Fund.
12:53
12:53

New Media to Blame for School Strikes - Head teachers 4 1 Top story

Dr. Yusuf Nsubuga Director Basic and Secondary Education at the Ministry of Education and Sports argues that, it is high time head teachers found a way to tap into the new media as a valuable academic asset rather than banning it.
12:46
12:46

Masaka Municipality, Division Clash over Pork Abattoir Project 2 1

Last year, Masaka Municipal council changed its user and resolved to turn it into a Pork Abattoir. Recently, World Bank pledged to finance the construction of the pork abattoir at the tune of US $ 3 Million.
12:42
12:42

Woman Arrested for Plotting to Poison Community Water Source poisoning 1

The suspect identified as Enid Rukundo was arrested by residents after a tip off on how she was plotting to spill dangerous poison in a community borehole. The borehole serves more than 500 residents.
12:11
12:11

Lukaya Residents Protest Night Operations to Impound Stray Animals cattle rustling

Locals argue that cattle thieves may also take the advantage of such operations and start stealing their animals pretending to be enforcement officers that carry out night operations to impound stay animals.
12:00
12:00

Court Fixes Date for Hearing Application of Kampala Terror Suspects

The suspects were picked up in Kenya and Tanzania in connection to the terror attacks, which claimed the lives of more than 70 revelers at Kyandondo Rugby Club and Ethiopian Village Restaurant in Kabalagala during the 2010 World cup final match.
11:53
11:53

Prof Opuda's Appointment as NCHE Boss Challenged in Court prof. john opuda

At the conclusion of the exercise, The National council for Higher Education declared three persons to have passed the interview above the pass mark with Prof Golola in the lead having scored 66.4%, followed by Prof Opuda who scored 64.2% and Associate Prof Emmanuel Karooro who scored 35.3%.
11:52
11:52

MPS Ask Kadaga to Stand for Presidency speaker kadaga 1 2

After David Bahati congratulated Kadaga on her CWP win, Busongora North MP William Nzoghu told the Speaker that she had delayed to contest to become Uganda\'s first female President.
11:29
11:29

Mobile Money Agents Worried Over Increased Fraudsters 3

Godson Nimanya, the Hoima district Criminal Investigations Officer says police has received similar complaints from Mobile Money operators. Nimanya explains that last month 10 cases were reported to police. By Friday last week, four complaints had been reported this month alone.
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