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19:07
19:07

Rugunda: We Await AU Decision on ICC Withdrawal 3

Prime Minister Rugunda tells Parliament that Ugandas final decision on its status in the Hague-based court will be hinged on a decision by the African Union resolution to withdraw support to the international crimes body.
19:02
19:02

Mourners Looking for Answers as Akena is Buried akena shooting 3

Mourners who gathered at Gang-dyang Ward, Pandwong Division in Kitgum Municipality today, asked government to explain what they called unchecked and unending possession of illegal firearms in the hands of the public. This, they say, continues to rob many of their lives without satisfactory answers.
18:55
18:55

Museveni To Assent To Uganda Cancer Institute Bill 1

In May this year, the 9th Parliament passed the Bill, which will give the Uganda Cancer Institute a semi-autonomous status and will receive a separate vote.
17:07
17:07

Woman Held for Torturing Own Daughter biological daughter 1 1

Reuben Tumwijukye, the Ndeeba cell LC I one chairperson, says he was shocked to see the way the child was bleeding from the wounds inflicted on her body by her mother.
16:45
16:45

Public Service Pinned Over UGX 23B Payment to 'Ghost' Pensioners pension payments 2 1

Parliaments Public Accounts Committee PAC has today learnt that a total of 23 billion Shillings was paid to ghost pensioners by the public service ministry. The 2014 and 2015 Auditor Generals reports indicate monthly pension payments of 12.7 billion and 11 billion Shillings respectively to ghost pensioners since the ministry had not been furnished with their life certificates.
16:39
16:39

IGP, Lord Mayor Implicated in City Abattoir Wrangles 5 1

According to Basajjabalaba, his company approached president, Yoweri Museveni and the former Minister in Charge of Kampala, Frank Tumwebaze to help him take control of the park in vain.
16:25
16:25

Kiprotich Out Of Delhi Half Marathon india 1

Stephen Kiprotich has pulled out of the 2016 Delhi Half Marathon which takes place on Sunday, November 20th
14:58
14:58

Two Held Over Pangolin Trade empango 1

In September this year, the 17th Conference of Parties Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species and Wild Fauna and Flora CITES voted to move all species of pangolins from appendix two to appendix one.
14:03
14:03

Teachers Abscond Over Delayed Hardship Allowances teacher absenteeism 1

The Ministry of Education and Sports introduced the special motivational incentive in 2012, as a measure to eliminate rampant absenteeism of teachers serving in hard-to-reach areas and attract and retain more teachers in such areas. Four years later, however, the initiative has failed to bear fruits in the district. Last month, more than 50 teachers in several primary schools in Ntoroko abandoned the schools, leaving pupils stranded.
13:11
13:11

High Court Revises Besigye Bail Terms

While releasing Besigye from two months remand in Luzira Prisons on July 12, 2016, Justice Wilson Masalu Musene ordered him to report to the Deputy Registrar of the Criminal Division of the High Court every two weeks.
12:48
12:48

Umeme Shares Resume Trading on Stock Market 3

Since Umeme dominates over 70 percent of trading on the stock market, the resumption of trading means there is a likelihood there would be a rush for the shares shooting the price higher. If that happens, NSSF would literally make instant sizeable return on each of the shares acquired.
11:59
11:59

Besigye Accuses DPP of Persecution 1

During the court session, the State Attorney Carol Apiya told Noah Ssajjabi, the Nakawa Grade one magistrate that investigations into Besigyes case were still ongoing. She asked court to adjourn the matter to another date to allow the prosecution to wind up its investigations.
11:37
11:37

Drought: Nakasongola Pastoralists Advised To Sell Off Animals water scarcity 3 2 Top story

James Nsamba, a pastoralist in Wabinyonyi Sub county is undecided on whether or not to sell off his animals despite facing several challenges.
11:08
11:08

Former Lira RDC in Fresh Trouble Over Heifer

George Okwee, the Ngetta sub county LC III chairperson, wants Lutokomoi relieved of his duties as investigations into his dealings while in Lira kick off.
10:33
10:33

IDB Threatens to Withdraw Muyembe-Nakapiripirit Road Funding road construction

Recently, World Bank suspended funding for the Kamwenge-Fortportal road working citing the failure by UNRA to address social and environmental concerns from the locals affected by the works.
10:25
10:25

Family of Seven Survives on Half a Kilo of Posho el nino 2016 5 1

A family of seven people in Bukyaye village, Nakalama sub county in Iganga district survives on half a kilogramme of posho daily. In the same village, URN visited another homestead which had the same problem. Kaudah Edinansi, a mother of four says she and her children survive on raw mangoes for lunch. She says that she lost all her yields to drought.
09:41
09:41

Ugandan Sues UK Govt Over Perimeter Wall british council

Through his lawyers, Abbas Advocates, Kagoro wants court to compel the British Council to compensate him more than Shillings 87 million that he spent to rebuild the perimeter wall.
08:10
08:10

Cranes Players To Share UGX2.6 Billion Afcon Bonuses 2017 afcon 1

Uganda Cranes players will share UGX2.6 billion US750,000 as bonuses if they perform well at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Afcon.
07:59
07:59

Soroti Sends Out Desperate Appeal as Food Crisis Escalates soroti district 1 Top story

Moses Chuna Kapolon, the Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, Soroti district, says the food crisis is alarming.
07:28
07:28

Kanungu Woman Held over Death of Boyfriend murder

Ely Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says Asiimwe was picked on Tuesday over the mysterious death of Sadique Tukasingura.
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