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18:28
18:28

Govt On Spot Over Uganda Cranes Facilitation 2

On September 4th, Uganda Cranes take on Comoros national football team in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier game at Namboole, Kampala.
18:19
18:19

MPs Want Education Ministry to Streamline Inspection Funds 4

Kalungu West MP, Joseph Ssewungu, who raised the matter, wondered what criteria is used by the ministry to allocate funds to districts with many or few schools. He further questioned why the DEOs are given inadequate funds compared to the inspection offices.
17:32
17:32

MPs Fault Naguru Hospital Over UGX83m Loss mp angelline osegge 3 1

In his audit report for the financial year ended June 2015, Auditor General John Muwanga gave the hospital management a qualified audit opinion based on irregular withholding tax payments of 87.2 million Shillings.
17:16
17:16

20 Students Suspended Over Violent Strike

John Bosco Ruhangasiimwe, the school head teacher says he notified police, which rushed to disperse the students before they could cause further destruction to property.
16:43
16:43

ADB Chief Calls for Proper Management of Municipal Markets mpanga market 2 1

According to Nyamajeje, once the markets are properly managed, it will be justification for the bank to fund more projects in the country.
16:17
16:17

Rubondo Appointed ED of Petroleum Authority oil exploration 1 Top story

Rubondo holds a Master of Science degree on Petroleum Reservoir Geology from the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine in the UK.
16:12
16:12

Sserunjogi Retains Kampala Central Division Seat

Sserunjogis victory had been challenged by his political rival Kibedi Muhammed Semata Nsegumire of the ruling National Resistance Movement. Nsegumire accused Sserunjogi of conniving with the returning officer of Kampala District Charles Ntege to falsify the results in his favour.
15:57
15:57

Gov't, UNHCR Combat Cholera in Pagirinya Settlement

Health officials in Adjumani district have restricted the sale of fresh produce on the roadside and market to contain the situation.
14:43
14:43

Health Ministry Partners With Buganda in Sickle Cell Fight buganda kingdom 1 4

Dr. Ben Kiwanuka Mukwaya, the Kingdoms health minister told URN that the partnership with health ministry was strategic to enhance the social-economic transformation agenda of Uganda and Buganda Kingdom.
13:12
13:12

Gulu 'Night Commuter' Centres Neglected 2 1

A decade after guns fell silent, the district has largely neglected several buildings that sheltered thousands of children and adults who trekked to town every evening for security thus earning themselves the name Night Commuters.
12:45
12:45

Mbarara Authorities on the Spot Over Poor Waste Management garbage 3

Agnes Namukasa, a resident of Nyamitanga, says despite conducting supervisory tours around the municipality on a daily basis, municipal authorities pay a blind eye to sanitation issues.
12:44
12:44

Garbage Collection Still a Puzzle In Kampala Suburbs 3

Garbage collection continues to be a challenge in Kampala with people living in the suburbs accusing the city authority of doing little to clean up their areas.In some of the suburbs in different divisions of Kampala, garbage stays uncollected for up to three weeks.
12:41
12:41

Resolutions of Kyankwanzi Leadership Retreat

Commit ourselves to ideological refocus and reorientation through cadre identification, training and deployment.
11:48
11:48

Arua Municipality Insists on Hosting Abattoir in Town Area 1 2

Although council is yet to find alternative land, Alhaji Isha Kato, the Mayor Arua municipality, says council insists the abattoir should remain within River Oli division.
11:34
11:34

Govt Moves To Establish Leadership Code Tribunal leadership code act 2

In the proposed amendments tabled before Parliament by State Minister for Ethics and Integrity, Reverend Father Simon Lokodo, the tribunal will have powers of the High Court to pass judgement on leaders who fail to abide by the Leadership Code Act.
11:13
11:13

Court Issues Arrest Warrant for DPC Baguma pine car bond

On Tuesday, Internal Affairs Minister, Lt General Jejje Odongo said Baguma must appear in court to plead to the charges.
10:34
10:34

Students Burn Dormitory Over Confiscated Phones school fires

A group of students at Kashaka High School in Bubaare Sub county, Mbarara district, on Wednesday burnt the boys dormitory after the management confiscated their phones.
10:26
10:26

Luweero Health Center Pilots Sickle Cells Screening for New Borns 1 4 Top story

Doctor Innocent Nkonwa, the in Charge of Luweero Health Center IV, says they will refer the parents whose babies test positive to sickle cell clinics for advise on proper management of the children.
10:17
10:17

Kitgum School Revives Extinct Local Acholi Foods kitgum schools 9

Two decades of a brutal armed conflict compounded the problem and got many of the dishes, once cherished for tackling malnutrition among children, largely ignored by many.
09:54
09:54

15 Pupils Injured in Stampede fire out break

Isaac Etoma, the head teacher Arua Public primary school, says 15 pupils were injured in the stampede.
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