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Nov 2016 20 results
18:22
18:22

Schools, Health Centre Closed After Kabarole Attacks lydia tumushabe 2 1

Lydia Tumushabe, the Rwenzori Region Police Spokesperson, says that the group has intentions of attacking security installations and officers conducting patrols in the area.
18:10
18:10

SPC In Trouble For Shooting Four People uganda police force

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police spokesperson, says that Onyach opened fire following a disagreement between the taxi driver, Geoffrey Okello and the driver of Lucy Achiro, the Amuru Woman Member of parliament only identified as Nelson.
17:51
17:51

MAK Students Give Gov't Ultimatum to Reopen University makerere university 4 1 Top story

Speaking to journalists this morning, Makerere University Guild president, Roy Ssemboga asked government not to shy away from its responsibility of maintaining the institution
17:31
17:31

Education Minister Clarifies on Makerere Medical School Closure makerere university 1

Now, in her November 4th letter to the Makerere University, Education Minister, Janet Museveni, says despite the closure of the university, critical and emergency units should remain operational.
16:46
16:46

Police, Lira Hospital Clash Over Unclaimed Bodies

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kioga Police spokesperson, says law empowers police to subject all bodies to postmortem, adding that since they dont have facilities, they end up taking the bodies to Lira Regional Referral Hospital.
16:44
16:44

Blockage in Blood Vessel Killed Maj Gen Julius Oketta pulmonary embolism 3 1

Major Gen Oketta died on Friday at Kadic Hospital, Bukoto moments after he complained of severe chest pain. Initial reports indicated that he suffered a heart attack. However, the postmortem report indicates that he died of Massive Pulmonary Embolism; a condition that usually results from a blood clot.
16:17
16:17

Masaka CAO Suspends District Land Board hood matovu 1

Masaka Chief Administrative Officer William Kanyesige has ordered the Land Board Chairman Peter Ssenkungu and Hood Sseremba, the Secretary of the board over alleged corruption to vacate their offices and pave way for investigations into numerous illegal land allocations.
16:02
16:02

Gov't Bans Makerere University Staff from Travels 1

Now, the first lady and Education and Sports Minister, Janet Kataha Museveni has written to Makerere University Council Chairman, Eng. Dr. Charles Wanna Etyem confirming the resolution and banned staff from making any travels on behalf of the university.
15:43
15:43

Pictorial: Body of Late Maj Gen Julius Oketta Lies in State

Until his death last week, Major General Julius Oketta was the deputy coordinator Operation Wealth Creation. Major General Julius Oketta also served as the Director National Emergency Coordination and Operations in the office of the Prime Minister.
15:35
15:35

Pupils, Parents Petition Parliament Over Bridge Schools demonstrations 2 2

The Directorate of Education Standards halted the operations of Bridge International Schools following concerns of legality, quality of infrastructure and teaching methodology, a decision which affects 63 campuses and over 1000 pupils.
15:22
15:22

Five Arrested for Killing BRAC Manager 1 1

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson says they tracked the assailants and picked them up over the weekend.
15:11
15:11

Mbarara University Students Strike university strikes 2 1

Under the new policy, every student who fails a paper is required to pay 50,000 shillings for each paper retaken and once a student fails two papers, he/she automatically gets a dead year. In this case such a student is required to stay put in their current year of study.
11:36
11:36

New Tool Opens Carbon Credit Markets to Diary Sector

Changing feeding practices, changes in housing, in managing their manure, choice of breed and improving the energy efficiency of equipment are some of the listed areas within dairy production where greenhouse emissions can be curbed. It also explains how those reductions can be measured and reported.
11:29
11:29

Kitgum RDC Returns Heifer 1

According to Lutukumoi, all leaders including those who received the heifers in Lira are Ugandans and as such they are entitled to benefit from such program to improve on their livelihoods.
10:19
10:19

KIU Titans Struggle To Stop Power tigerhead power 1

Although the KIU Titans had a comfortable 70-66 lead, by the last three seconds of to the end of the game, Power captain Joseph Ikong made a three pointer off the centre line thrilling the fans who jumped in Jubilation.
10:10
10:10

South Sudan's Conflict Displaced 3,500 Every day in October south sudan crisis

The biggest part of this outflow has been into Uganda, which has seen around 2,400 new arrivals every day since the beginning of October and over a quarter of a million new refugees since the re-eruption of violence in Juba on 7 July. Nine out of every ten are women and children.
10:06
10:06

Kipsiro 7th In New York Marathon eritrea 1 Top story

Three time Commonwealth Games gold medalist Moses Kipsiro finished seventh in the 2016 New York Marathon on Sunday.
09:48
09:48

Bukanga MP Joins Anti Livestock Quarantine Campaign isingiro district 2

Kangwagye says the quarantine that has been on for the last 10 years has crippled business in the district and is partly responsible for the current food crisis.
08:02
08:02

Division Chairperson on the Spot for Altering Recommendations councillors 3 1

Emmanuel Niwagaba, the councilor Lower Bugongi ward wonders why Mucunguzi responded arrogantly when they sought an explanation on the alterations.
07:32
07:32

Trainee Driver Drowns in Lake Bunyonyi

Dickens Bindeeba, the Kabale District Police Commander defends the failure of his men to act fast when they heard about incident, saying they dont have marine officers at the station.
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