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19:13
19:13

30 Houses Destroyed in Lamwo Fire wild fires

A wildfire burnt at least 39 grass-thatched houses in Lokung Sub-County Lamwo district, leaving hundreds homeless.
18:36
18:36

Parliament Sittings Resume on Wednesday oil bonanza 1 1

The recall comes a week after the suspension of parliamentary sittings in protest of a court order barring Parliament from debating the controversial bonus to government officials involved in a tax arbitration case between Uganda and Heritage Oil.
18:01
18:01

UGX 527M Youth Funds Irrecoverable - AG Report 1 3 Top story

Eustace Gakwandi, the Luweero Chief Administrative Officer, says it is difficult to recover money from nonexistent groups.
17:19
17:19

ICC Suspends Live Screening of Ongwen's Trial jim muwhezi

Maria Kamara Mabinty, the ICC Field Outreach Coordinator for Kenya and Uganda revealed that due to interruption of the live broadcast which was experienced during the two day pre-trial in December last year, they have decided to change the approach to something more sustainable.
16:46
16:46

Police Links Recovered Guns to M23 Rebels updf 1

Kaweesi says that the recovered guns could be owned by M23 rebels, a group whose members sought refuge in districts neighboring the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2013 after a ceasefire agreement that ended their activities and control in Goma.
16:14
16:14

Kisoro Police Recover Grenade

Jane Acan, the acting Kisoro District Police Commander, says the grenade is being kept at Kisoro Central Police Station for safe custody. She says they have commenced investigations to establish circumstances under, which the grenade was dropped in the area.
15:55
15:55

Kidega Decries Hurdles in EAC Common Market Protocol protocal 1 2 Top story

The protocol, which guarantees free movement of persons and goods from partner states across EAC borders, has been in force since 2010. However, Kidega says that despite a number of reforms and achievements, there is still noncompliance to the tenets of the protocol by member states.
15:31
15:31

Iganga Hospital Queries Budget Cuts medical supplies 1 2

Patrick Masinde, the Pharmacist Iganga Hospital, says in the 2015/2016 financial year, their budget for drugs and medical supplies was Shillings 67 million for every two months.
13:39
13:39

Seven Arrested in Crackdown on Wetland Encroachers 2

The operations were conducted in Ayago Parish - Railway division, Ober parish-Adekokwok Sub County, Bar Sub County in Erute South and Onekmunu swamp along the Lira-Kampala highway.
13:11
13:11

Cash For Cranes In Gabon - Magogo 2017 afcon 1 Top story

The President of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations Fufa, Moses Magogo arrived in Gabon on Sunday evening with cash bonuses for the Cranes depending on how they perform at the 2017 Total Africa Cup of Nations Afcon.
12:20
12:20

CCEDU Opposes Designated Voting Method for LC Polls

Section 68 1 of the 1995 constitute states that At a public election or referendum, voting shall, subject to the provisions of this Constitution, be by secret ballot using one ballot box at each polling station for all candidates in an election and for all sides in a referendum.
11:05
11:05

Gov't Halts Proposed Tororo Boundary Alterations tororo district

Jennifer Namiyangu, the Local Government State Minister, issued the directive at the burial of the late Tororo LC V Chairperson, Apollo Jaramogi on Saturday.
10:45
10:45

City Oilers are FUBA National Basketball Champions betway power 1

Oilers largely dominated the games as they led the entire three quarters out-competing Power with a huge margin by the final whistle. A bad start for the Power side saw the first quarter end 24-10 while the second quarter ended 38-22.
10:02
10:02

Mbale Residents Protest Absence Of FTA TV ubc 1 1 Top story

Sarah Nabutono, a resident of Namakwekwe says she bought the FTA digital setup box in December last year only to learn that the digital signal is unavailable in Mbale.
07:37
07:37

UPDF, Police Deploy at Bunagana Border kisoro 2 2 Top story

Hajji Shafique Ssekandi, the Kisoro Resident District Commissioner, says they have decided to deploy UPDF and Police at the border to tighten security since they havent established why the weapons were being smuggled into Uganda.
07:14
07:14

Ongwen's ICC Trial Resumes Today 1 Top story

At least 4,107 victims have been admitted to participate in the case. 2,605 of these are represented by Joseph Akwenyu Manoba and Francisco Cox, the representative of the victims. The remaining 1,502 victims are represented by Paolina Massidda, the common legal representative of Victims.
06:59
06:59

Kabaka Mutebi Directs Parents To Teach Children Humility 2 2

The Katikiro, Charles Peter Mayiga praised Nabagereka Sylvia Naginda for introducing the seminar saying it has helped to instill discipline in children. He advised the participants to uphold the principle of transparency.
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