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19:45
19:45

Onduparaka Ejects Mbarara from Uganda Cup sports 1 1

Mbarara Football Club has been ejected from the Uganda Cup after losing 2 - 1 to Onduparaka FC at Kakyeka Stadium in Mbarara town.
19:24
19:24

Makerere Graduands Pay for Invitation Cards, Handbook makerere university 2 4

A URN reporter has learnt that an invitation card, a University graduation handbook together with a graduands car stickers are being sold at between 15,000 and 20,000 shillings.
18:34
18:34

NRM's Todwong Discharged From Hospital richard todwong 1

The National Resistance Movement NRM party deputy secretary general, Richard Todwong, has been discharged from hospital, days after being admitted with gunshot wounds.
18:11
18:11

Parliament to Eulogise MP Logiel on Friday annie logiel

Parliament will on Friday this week hold a special sitting in honour of Annie Logiel, the Moroto Woman MP who died in Denmark last week. The body arrives at Entebbe International Airport on Thursday, February 23rd at 4:15pm. On Friday, a requiem mass will be held at Christ the King Church in Kampala at 9:00am and there after the cortege will be received at parliament by Speaker Rebecca Kadaga.
17:21
17:21

Biology Worst Done Subject -UNEB science subjects 2 1

Uganda National Examinations Board UNEB has rated Biology as the worst done subject in the 2016 Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education UACE examinations.
17:11
17:11

UACE: 1300 Candidates Missed Exams wakiso district 1 1

A total of 1,385 out of the 104,243 registered candidates did not turn up for exams, a slight drop from the 1,421 absentees registered in 2015, according to figures released by Uganda National Examinations Board--UNEB.
17:01
17:01

Ntungamo's Biggest Gravity Flow Scheme Left to Waste sub county boss 2

The scheme constructed in 1967 has been supplying water to key institutions across the district, among them, Itojo Hospital, Itojo Primary School and Ruhanga Secondary School among others. The scheme is also the main source of water for domestic use and farming activities in Itojo Sub County.
17:00
17:00

Grains Of Metals Found In Samples of Gulu Ice Cream 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River region police spokesperson, says analysis carried out on several samples at the Government Analytical Laboratory in Kampala confirmed that they were adulterated with metal grains and therefore unfit for human consumption.
15:52
15:52

Tight Security as Mbarara FC hosts Onduparaka 1

Mbarara district police commander Jaffar Maguezi says that the police is trying to ensure that there are no loop holes as well as safe guarding the football lovers.
15:18
15:18

Most Illicit Gold Smuggled Through Entebbe Airport 5

African Gold Refinery Chief Executive, Alain Goetz said that there is still a lot of smuggling through Ugandas only international airport-Entebbe. Goetz said if not curtailed smuggling of gold and other minerals could pose a string of challenges including financing of terrorism.
15:16
15:16

Museveni Revisits 10-Point Programme 4

While the 10-Point Programme was more pronounced from the time President Museveni took over power in 1986 to early 2000s, from then onward reference to the so-called political Bible of the National Resistance Movement NRM had sort of disappeared. Point Number 5 of the programme was to build an independent, integrated, and self-sustaining national economy. The president on Monday said slowly but surely that point is being fulfilled, adding that he is noting down the economic successes one by one.
14:20
14:20

Fifa President To Meet Museveni, Fufa Delegates gianni infantino 1 Top story

President of the Federation of International Football Associations FIFA, Gianni Infantino is expected to arrive on Friday evening.
14:01
14:01

Nakaseke Town Council Operates Without Physical Plan 3 1 Top story

Nakaseke town council in Nakaseke district has for six years operated without a physical plan making it difficult for the leadership to contain growth of unplanned physical structures. The town council was curved out of Nakaseke Sub County in 2010 to improve local service delivery. The town council has a population of 7,728 people according to the National Population and Housing Census, 2014.
13:37
13:37

Micho To Ring Changes For World Cup Qualifiers egypt 1

Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin Micho Sredojevic has said he will make key changes to his team that will feature against Egypt in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers in August.
13:12
13:12

UNEB Withholds Results from 11 Centres

The withheld exams are from 11 centers. The centers affected include Science Foundation with 27 candidates, 11 candidates from Alliance SS Ibanda, 10 from Ezra Memorial SS, five from Rubona SS and five from Iganga Parents SS, among others.
12:45
12:45

Go and Change the World - MAK Graduates Told makerere graduation 2 1

Up to 34 students were awarded Doctoral degrees-PhD. 10 PhD students graduated from College of Natural Sciences, 10 students from College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, six from College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology and eight students from the College of Education and External Studies.
12:20
12:20

UACE Results Released

A copy of the results availed by the Uganda National Examinations Board UNEB indicates that 39,797 candidates out of the 102,858 candidates who sat for the UACE in 2016, obtained three principle passes.
11:59
11:59

Hundreds Stranded as Kalangala Ferries Suspend Operations 1

The latest emergency schedule released by Kalangala Infrastructural Services Limited indicates that starting February 20, 2017, the two ferries MV Pearl and MV Ssese will only work on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
11:53
11:53

Unesco Calls for Multilingual Education to Promote Indigenous Languages 2 Top story

Irina Bokova, the Unesco Director General says in a statement that promoting and respecting mother languages will help foster a future of dignity for all. It is through the mastery of the first language or mother tongue that the basic skills of reading, writing and numeracy are acquired. Local languages, especially minority and indigenous, transmit cultures, values and traditional knowledge, thus playing an important role in promoting sustainable futures.
11:33
11:33

Three Family Members Held over Murder land wrangles 1

The suspects are; Gilbert Arinaitwe, 32, a brother-in-law to the deceased, Mary Tumushereirwe,28, a wife to Arinaitwe and sister to the deceased, and Edward Akampurira,37, a brother to the deceased.
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