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21:13
21:13

Police Seals Multiple Entrances to Kikuubo Arcades Sparking Protests terror alert

Traders in Kikuubo have today had to walk home empty handed after finding entrances to their workplace sealed off by police.
20:17
20:17

River Floods Leave 5, 000 Stranded at Uganda-Sudan Border flooded roads 2 Top story

The incident has left travellers in about eight buses, trailers, trucks and small cars unable to continue either to Gulu or proceed to Juba. The trapped are expected to sleep in trees tonight.
08:51
08:51

MPs: Parliament Should Decide Ugandan Position on ICC impunity 2

The MPs questioned where President Yoweri Museveni got the authority to advocate for the withdrawal of Uganda and other African states from the ICC saying that it’s a decision that should have been taken by parliament.
08:17
08:17

Fish Prices Shoot Up As Ban on illegal Fishing Gear Bites fish stocks 1 1 Top story

The dip in supply has affected fish prices. A kilogram of Tilapia fish at Butiaba, landing site costs 15, 000 shillings now. It cost 4, 500 shillings mid last year. Nile Perch fish costs between 8000 shillings to 12000 shillings depending on the size. Mid last year, a buyer could purchase a single Nile Perch fish at 2, 000 shillings. A kilogram of Hychosynus, locally known as Ngasa is at shs8,000 up from 3500.
07:24
07:24

Work Passes Enable Katwe Jua Kali To Get Formal Employment uganda jua kali 2 Top story

A total of 300 trainees under Katwe Small Scale Industries Development Association have obtained workers’ passes since 2009. Another 1250 have completed training and are awaiting assessment for certification while further 1250 trainees are expected to start training soon under skills training and non formal education training programme.
07:05
07:05

3000 Resist Forest Reserve Eviction in Mayuge land disputes 3

More than 3000 encroachers on Bukaleba forest reserve in Mayuge district have rejected an eviction order issued by Mayuge district local leadership from a 15 hectare piece of land in Buyobo village.
06:31
06:31

Police Officers Arrested Over UGX 2M Bribe bribery allegations 1

Two Police officers attached to Lira Central Police Station have arrested for attempting to extort two million shillings. The two officers have been identified as AIP Moses Odongo (Community Liaison Department), and detective constable Julius Opira.
06:00
06:00

MP Kiyingi: My Wife Not Interested in Namaganda's Bukomansimbi Seat fights

But Kiyingi has sought to distance himself from the allegations, describing them as mere speculation (“wolokoso”). Kiyingi told Uganda Radio Network (URN) that his wife too many personal concerns to become involved in politics right now.
05:42
05:42

FDC NEC Proposes to Offer LOP Mafabi Shadow Minister for Finance Post party wrangles Top story

Speaking to Uganda Radio Network (URN), some of the 56 NEC members say they want a change in leadership and the position should be filled by a female candidate.
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