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23:56
23:56

2017 AFCON: Champions Cote D'Ivoire Ejected morocco 1 Top story

Defending champions Cote dIvoire have failed to make it to the quarter final at the on-going 2017 Total Africa Cup of Nations Afcon.
19:48
19:48

Fadiga – Respect African Football Coaches senegal 1 1

Senegals former international Khalilou Fadiga has called for more respect for African coaches.
18:28
18:28

Schools Raise Senior One Entry Points 1 1

Speaking at the opening of the selection exercise, Rose Mary Nsubuga Sseninde, the Primary Education State Minister, cautioned schools against focusing on passing students without any survival skills.
18:15
18:15

Legislators Pin Akol as Oil Cash Probe Begins 3 1

Two legislators who lobbied parliament to investigate how government officials shared six billion Shillings have faulted the Uganda Revenue Authority URA Commissioner General for irregularly effecting payments.
17:38
17:38

Lira Hospital Fire: Accountant Arrested

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson, says police preliminary investigation indicates that the Monday evening fire started in the accountants office on the last floor of the two storied building at around 6:30pm.
17:20
17:20

Amnesty Commission Stuck with Mentally Ill Returnees lra

Amnesty Commission spokesperson Moses Draku says that the two men, believed to Ugandan nationals, were brought in from Beni by The United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo MONUSCO.
17:09
17:09

DPP to Take Over Case Against BoU Deputy Governor bank of uganda 2 Top story

Kibabilire told URN shortly after the court ruling that he will file a civil suit against Kasekende.
16:43
16:43

Pentecostal University Students Protest Graduation Delay 2

The students staged protests at the university campus at Kahungabunyonyi, today, upon confirming that the university senate deferred the ceremony to February, 24.
16:07
16:07

Rubaare Town Council Abattoir in Sorry State meat 2 1

Benson Kansiime, the Rubaare Town Council LC III, admits that the absence of water at the abattoir is a serious challenge to hygiene.
15:42
15:42

Katakwi District Bans Charcoal Trade nema 2

Every day, more than 10 trucks loaded with more than 150 charcoal bags each leaves Katakwi district to various destinations. Most of these are destined for Soroti, Mbale, Jinja, Lira and Kampala districts. A bag of charcoal costs between 15,000 and 25,000 Shillings in Katakwi.
15:17
15:17

South Sudan Officials Protest Acholi-Bur Musingo Road Works 2 1

Captain Salvatore Abdalla Luricamoi, the Commissioner Ikotos County in South Sudan, says the ongoing road works are illegal.
14:49
14:49

Nkalubo Loses Bid to Challenge Theodore Ssekikubo in Court patrick nkalubo 3 1

Ssekikubos political rival Patrick Nkalubo had filed an application, seeking permission to file an election petition challenging the outcome of the February 2016 parliamentary polls in which Sekikubo won another term of office.
12:06
12:06

Fish Vendors Count Losses Over Lack of Cooling Facility 2 3

Swaibu Musobya, a fresh fish vendor, says they spend a lot of money to buy ice blocks to preserve their stock.
11:14
11:14

Ugandan Public Urges EAC to Emulate ECOWAS un security council 1 1

Members of the Ugandan public say that ECOWAS has set a good precedent on the African continent by ending the standoff in The Gambia without bloodshed.
10:33
10:33

Leaders Decry Traffic Chaos in Masaka Municipality revenue collection 2 1

Early last year, Masaka municipality contracted Masaka Taxi Drivers Operators and Owner Cooperative Society- MUTDOCS to manage taxi business in the municipality. The contractor was tasked ensure that all public service vehicles return to the taxi park.
07:59
07:59

Two Men Jailed for Encroaching On Game Reserve environment

Court presided over by Chief Magistrate Geoffrey Emmy Seyekwo heard that on January 19the two men illegally entered Kabwoya Wildlife Area, in Kabwoya Sub County, Hoima district without authority, contrary to provisions of the wildlife act.
07:58
07:58

Sserulanda: Lake Victoria Free Trade Zone Dream Still Alive bambi baaba 2 3 Top story

URN has learnt that Benunura Eyenunula Nunumisa, the Executive Director of Sserulanda Foundation is in China to hold negotiations for the release of funds.
07:30
07:30

Kanungu Businessman Released After Payment of UGX 4.2M Ransom gunmen

Yoanasani Kyariisima, a resident of Kabingo cell in Kanyantorogo Sub County was released by his kidnappers in the wee hours of Monday morning following the payment of a ransom of Shillings 4.2 million by his family to the kidnappers.
07:07
07:07

Fire Guts Lira Hospital Administration Block 1 Top story

URN has learnt that the minister was prompted to schedule a visit to Lira Regional Referral Hospital because of several complaints from patients and whistle blowers implicating the hospital administrators for corruption, nepotism and abuse of office.
02:15
02:15

Algeria, Zimbabwe Join Cranes Out Of Afcon 2017 afcon 1 Top story

The Desert Fennecs of Algeria and Zimbabwe have bowed out of the on-going 2017 Total Africa Cup of Nations Afcon.
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