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18:28
18:28

KCCA to Start Work on Flood Black Spots 1 1

The channels include Lubigi, Kinawattaka, Kansanga, Gaba, and Nalukolongo, to be through the World Bank funded Kampala Institutional and Infrastructure Development Project KIIDP.
18:15
18:15

Cote d'Ivoire Humble Cranes 3-0 In Abu Dhabi 2017 afcon 1 Top story

Three second half goals were enough to propel African Champions Cote dIvoire to a 3-0 win over Uganda Cranes in an international friendly played at the New York University Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on Wednesday.
18:05
18:05

Baboon Shot Dead after Injuring Minor

Denis Onyon, the LC 3 chairperson of Agoro Sub-County, says that the baboon became hostile after being hit by an arrow by one of the residents in an attempt to scare it away.
17:50
17:50

Water Crisis Hits More Villages in Kisoro District dirty water 1 6

Today, residents collect water from swamps which are jointly shared with animals. The water is evidently dirty, unsafe and not fit for human consumption, a situation that residents say is exposing them to diseases.
17:46
17:46

Lawyer Apologizes to Speaker Over Oil Cash Bonus Order kacita 3 1

URN tried in vain to reach Attorney General to establish how much he has gone with implementing the directive from the speaker.
16:41
16:41

UCDA to Register Coffee Farmers 2

UCDA Executive Director Dr Emmanuel Lyamulemye says that the farmer register will guide the authority in establishing the exact number of farmers involved in coffee production, the acreage and quantity from each region.
15:50
15:50

Law Society to Challenge Oil Bonus Court Order heritage oil

Uganda Law Society President Francis Gimara says that the order sets a dangerous constitutional precedent with serious negative effects on the functioning of the legislative organ of state.
15:42
15:42

Tullow's Aidan Heavy Steps Down As CEO tullow oil company 1

AIdan Heavey has served as Tullows Chief Executive Officer for thirty one years will vacate the position in April and take over the position of non-executive Chairman of Tullow.
15:39
15:39

Mbarara Municipal leaders Demand Transfer of Town Clerk

Munonos troubles with the leaders started last year when he reportedly tampered with the budget paper. He was accused of conniving with the mayor to endorse the 2016/2017 budget estimates and hiding vital information from municipal leaders.
15:02
15:02

Former Rukungiri Chairperson Wanted For Criminal Trespass arrest warrant

Kwebangira, a UPDF veteran accuses Byabakama of assaulting him when he tried to stop him from fencing off his seven acre piece of land.
13:13
13:13

Nakasongola Deploys Water Trucks As Drought Hits Hard water shortage 4 1 Top story

Recently, Dr. Sam Eswaggu, the Veterinary Officer Nakasongola District advised pastoralists to sell off some animals especially the weak, old and bulls, saying they wont survive the drought.
12:41
12:41

Soroti Moves to Expand Local Revenue Sources soroti district 4

The district collects less than 200 million shillings from local revenues generated from livestock markets, and trading and operating licenses annually, way below their projection of about one billion shillings.
12:39
12:39

Judiciary Advises Parliament to Appeal Oil Bonus court Order heritage oil 1

In a short statement issued today morning, Chief Registrar Paul Gadenya says the Judiciary has noted that Parliament is aggrieved by the decision of the Constitutional Court and advises the institution to appeal the order.
12:36
12:36

Police Impound YY Buses route charts 1 Top story

A police officer told URN on condition of anonymity that they received directives from the Transport Licensing Board-TLB to impound the buses. He however, didnt explain what prompted the directive from TLB.
12:15
12:15

Crime Preventers, Suspect Die In Lira Accident

Two crime preventers and a suspect they had arrested are dead after being crushed by a fast moving taxi along Lira -Soroti highway in what has been described as a suicide action.
12:12
12:12

Taxi Crashes Two Crime Preventers, Suspect to Death

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman, says the crime preventers were riding with the suspect on a motorcycle registration number UAE 191L to Abutadi outpost.
11:55
11:55

Prof. Kakoma's Piano to be Donated to Uganda Museum 1 2 Top story

Kakomas chocolate brown Bernard Steiner Grand Piano will be given to the Uganda Museum, where it can be preserved in honor of his legacy, the widow Maria Theresa Kakoma told Uganda Radio Network in an interview.
11:43
11:43

Hoima Court Detains Crime Preventer magistrate court 1

Senka told court that they were five people when they intercepted Ugi in Nyakabingo village but he escaped from them enroute to Buseruka Police post. However, on cross examination by the suspect, Senka told court that he was alone when he apprehended the suspect, but he took off when he was trying to find a rope to tie him.
11:27
11:27

Mak Lecturers Want Muasa Constitution Amended muasa elections 1 4 Top story

Dr. Muhammad Kiggundus term of office that was due to expire in February 2017 has been extended up to April to pave way for constitutional amendments. Lecturers want amendments on proxy voting and quorum.
11:17
11:17

Ruwenzori Bishops Call for Unity ruwenzori diocese 2

Unity among Christians and the clergy dominated the discussion at the ongoing retreat for the dioceses of Ruwenzori and East Ruwenzori. The call comes at a time as a section of Anglican Christians from Bundibugyo District want to secede from Ruwenzori Diocese and create their own diocese.
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