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22:15
22:15

Museveni's Brother Initiated Jinja Land Grabbing land probe 2 1 Top story

President Musevenis brother, Michael Nuwagira alias Toyota, has been named for having acted as a broker to Biras Properties that dubiously acquired government land on Plot 60/62 Alidina road in Jinja. Biras Managing Director Simpson Birungi told the Lands Inquiry Commission that Toyota told him about the lucrative government property in Jinja which he helped him to acquire within days at 2.5 million shillings.
19:52
19:52

Bamugemereire Arrests Surveyor For Stealing Govt Land land grab 1 3 Top story

The Lands Probe Commission has ordered for the arrest of a Jinja-based private surveyor, David Pande for stealing government land. The Justice Bamugmereire Commission spent Thursday afternoon grilling Pande for having portioned off part of the land he had been instructed to survey to himself.
18:58
18:58

Mak Dons Want Salaries Harmonised in Two Weeks salary enhancements 1 1

The Makerere University Academic Staff Association MUASA have tasked top university organs to harmonise the salary scales in two weeks before the university opens for the new academic year.
18:20
18:20

MP Kahonda Re-arrested, Taken Back to Kirinya Prison mp kahonda donozio 1 1

The Ruhinda County MP Donozio Kahonda has been re-arrested and driven back to Kirinya Prison. The arrest happened moments after the embattled legislator had been granted bail by Jinja High Court Judge Eva Luswata earlier today.
17:37
17:37

Amuru School Seeks UGX98 Million After Student Strike

St. Marys College School in Amuru district is seeking 98 million shillings to repair school properties damaged by students during a strike.
17:35
17:35

Makindye Man Shoots Girlfriend Dead lovers quarrel 3 Top story

Emilian Kayima, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson identifies the suspect as Sulaiman Musoke and the deceased girlfriend as Birabwa Nabona.
17:28
17:28

Amuria Schools Grapple With Classroom Shortage upe schools 2

Epenu Ebaju, the Amuria District Eduction Secretary, says they will build two classrooms at Ageregere P.7 School and another six at Wera Seed Secondary school in Wera Sub County.
16:52
16:52

Govt to Provide Free Drugs for Hepatitis B ministry of health 2

The Ministry of Health has announced that it will start procuring the appropriate medicine for hepatitis B infected people in Uganda. The ministry estimates 3.5 million Ugandans to be living with hepatitis B.
16:06
16:06

Finance: No Money for Elections in New Districts electoral commison 3

The Secretary to the Treasury Keith Muhakanizi has said that Government does not have the 12 billion shillings required to conduct elections in the newly created districts.
15:40
15:40

Passengers Escape With Minor Injuries As HMK Bus Overturns 1

Paul Kangave, the Savannah Region Police Spokesperson, says the bus overturned at around 10am when it lost control and veered off the road. He says unspecified number of passengers escaped with minor injuries.
15:23
15:23

Kamya Directs Musisi to Effect Pay Rise for City Politicians kcca act 2010 1

Kamya has written to Musisi directing her to effect the changes. In a July 24th, 2017 letter to Musisi, Kamya argues that I am convinced that Kampala Capital City Authority is capable of meeting the remunerations proposed.
14:54
14:54

NRM Officials Denounce Pro-Age Limit Removal Demo age limit debate 5 1

osco Odongo alias Body Guard, the Lira Municipality NRM Party Chairman has distanced himself from the protest, saying it is not the party position.
14:50
14:50

Kabale FDC Youths Want Their Leader Replaced misconduct 2

Their demand comes days after Kakimbiri was remanded to Ndorwa Government prison for allegedly stealing two mobile phones from James Twinamatsiko, the Principal Assistant Town clerk for central division and Sunday John peter the LC IV councilor of Nyabikoni ward, Kabale Municipality.
14:42
14:42

FUFA Still Talking To Micho - Magogo moses magogo 1

President of the Federation of Uganda Football Association Fufa, Moses Magogo has said they are still in talks with the national team coach Milutin Micho Sredojevic.
14:27
14:27

MP Donozio Kahonda Granted Bail jinja high court 2 1

Embattled Ruhinda County Member of Parliament Donozio Kahonda has been granted bail by the Jinja High Court, 50 days after he was jailed for forgery.
12:52
12:52

One Dead, 8 Injured in Soroti Road Accident road accidents 2

One person has died and eight others are nursing injuries following a motor accident along Soroti-Serere road.
12:29
12:29

Karamoja Clerics Oppose Land Law Amendment land amendment bill 1 3

Bishop Joseph Abura of Karamoja Diocese says the proposal is only meant to disposess the locals. Bishop Abura notes that fronting the interests of government and a few individuals leaves many especially the poor in a vacuum. Bishop Damiano Guzzetti of Moroto Catholic Diocese urged government to take precautions when fronting for the amendment. He notes that agriculture being the major employer in Uganda, land should be left in the hands of people as it is in the 1995 constitution.
11:33
11:33

Hepatitis B Patients Ask Government to Prioritise Treatment arvs 1

Ponsiano Ocama, an academic Herpetologist, says instead of Hepatitis B patients consuming antiretroviral drugs, they should be given 300mg of Tenofovir. On the open market 30 tablets of Tenofovir cost between Shillings 30,000 and 40,000. This treatment is taken for life.
10:57
10:57

Mbale Hospital Suspends Non-Emergency Surgeries 1 1

Emma Ojilong, whose baby was lined up for emergency surgery told URN he had bought all the items required for theatre use at Shillings 164,000.
10:16
10:16

Kalungu CAO Declines to Appoint DEO 1

Mukasa has filed a notice of intention to sue Kalungu district for alleged failure to honor his appointment.
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