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18:24
18:24

Drama As PAC Interrogates Former UHI Officials 3 1

Drama started when MPs led by the committee Vice Chairperson, Gerald Karuhanga asked Joseph Eseru whether he had been contacted by the current Chief Accountant, David Matovu over missing funds in the institute.
17:49
17:49

KACITA Puts Parliament on Notice Over Landlords industrial action 3 1

The traders under their umbrella body Kampala City Traders Association--KACITA--made the warning during an interface this afternoon with Parliaments committee of trade and industry.
17:37
17:37

Judge Urges Tooro Kingdom to Respect Court Summons george kusemererwa

In 2013, George Kusemererwa on behalf of the clans council of Tooro dragged the kingdom to court for operating illegally after Omukama Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV suspended the kingdom constitution.
17:27
17:27

MPs, Parliament Staff Robbed In South Africa uganda parliament 2

Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah informed Parliament this afternoon that the MPs are Robert Migadde of Buvuma Islands, Santa Alum of Oyam Woman MP, Francis Gonahasa of Kabweri County MP and Esiangu Kenneth, the Soroti County MP. Also robbed are Jackline Mutekanga and Florence Achieng, who are members of staff of Parliament.
17:12
17:12

Farmers in Busoga Grapple With Effects of Striga Weed kayongo 4 1

Farmers in Busoga sub region continue to count losses despite a new a seed introduced by the National Agriculture Research Organnisation-NARO to counter striga weed.
16:51
16:51

Kiggundu Cautions Against Party Representatives In EC 2 5

Describing it as serving two masters at a go, Kiggundu says the independence of the commission loses meaning if representatives of the commission from different parties fail to regularly have consensus on key decisions.
16:30
16:30

Central Busoga Gets First Bishop church of uganda 1 Top story

Canon Wakula will be consecrated and enthroned as Bishop on November 13th at All Saints Pro-Cathedral, Iganga.
16:29
16:29

Kayihura and the Mess in Police Promotions aaron baguma 1 Top story

In the promotions, Kayihuras personal assistant, Jonathan Baroza, was elevated to the rank of Assistant Commissioner of Police, skipping two ranks in the process. To fix this, the police chief has been delegating a number of assignments to Baroza.
16:08
16:08

Residents Bitter Over Quarrying Activities construction 5

Onesmus Byamukama, the Public Relations Officer of China Railway Seventh Group told Uganda Radio Network that they are working towards addressing the concerns raised by locals.
15:29
15:29

Govt Suspends Issuance of Leasehold Land Titles government land 3

Leasehold titles can now only be issued with clearance from the President, Cabinet and the Uganda Investment Authority for the next three months.
15:21
15:21

Gulu University Students Protest Murder of Don 1 1

Nancy Atimango, the guild president at the campus told Uganda Radio Network that they were marching through the streets of the northern Uganda town to press government to scrutinize the qualifications of nationals employed as security guards.
15:12
15:12

High Court Reduces Sentences of Eleven Death Row Inmates murder

In his ruling, Justice Musene reduced Mulwanya sentence from death to 30 years and handed him ten year after reducing the 20 years he spent on remand.
13:32
13:32

Amnesty Commission Delivers Equipment to Former LRA Abductees 3 1

Henry Araali Basaliza, the demobilisation and resettlement officer with Amnesty Commission in Kitgum says the motive is to empower the youth to send children to school, afford a balanced diet and meet other family responsibilities.
13:20
13:20

Kitgum to Document Missing Persons mucwini massacre 1

Kitgum district local council has proposed establishment of a database to document particulars of persons who went missing during the Lords Resistance Army--LRA--insurgency.
13:08
13:08

Marine Police Join Search for Missing Family Members lake bunyonyi 1

Enock Kazooza, the Rubaya Sub county LC III chairperson, says the delay to trace the bodies has caused anxiety among the relatives of the missing family members.
12:27
12:27

Lango Cultural Foundation Unveils Draft Constitution 3

Willy Omodo Omodo, the spokesperson of the Lango Constitutional Review Commission says copies of the draft constitution have been dispatched to the 152 clan heads for scrutiny by their subjects and make proposals for inclusion in the constitution.
12:05
12:05

8 Held Over Mbarara School Fire fire incidents 1

Taban Chiriga, the Officer in Charge of the Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department Mbarara Central Police Station says some of the suspects have confessed that a director of a new school in Mbarara has been paying them to burn down schools.
11:36
11:36

North Kigezi Gets New Bishop 1 Top story

Canon Sabitti Mahirane, the head of the Laity North Kigezi Diocese has welcomed the election of Magezi and described him as a very good minister of the word of God.
11:15
11:15

Commanders Divided Over Use of Baton Charge

A commander, who attended the meeting, told URN on condition of anonymity that while some of the commanders want public management to remain as it has been in the last one year, others suggested that FFP resorts to tear gas, water cannons and rubber bullets.
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10:41

Kabale Hospital Mortuary Attendants in Illegal Fees scam 6

David Tibemanya, the Senior Administrator Kabale Regional Referral Hospital admits receiving complaints of extortion at the mortuary.
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