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20:27
20:27

More DRC Refugees Cross To Uganda Says UNHCR rwandan refugees

The number of daily arrivals through Kisoro entry points continued to be high with a daily average of 310 people. 242,406 Congolese refugees as of 31 December 2017
19:32
19:32

Government Hires New "Owners Engineer" For Isimba Dam isimba power dam 1 Top story

Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited Corporate Affairs Manager, Simon Kasyate in a statement confirmed that ARTELIA EAU ENVIRONMENT and KKATT CONSULT LIMITED are the new Owners Engineer OE for the Isimba 183MW Hydro Power Project.
18:55
18:55

UNEB Unveils New Plan to Curb Exam Theft uce exam leakage 1 2

According to Odongo, UNEB is also considering raising the examination security level involving other agencies and not only police. UNEB has in the past been relying mainly on police for security of the national exams.
18:03
18:03

High Court Reinstates Expelled UCU Students mukono high court 1 Top story

Simon Semuwemba, the president of the Uganda Christian University Law Society and Yasin Ssentumbwe, a second year law student were expelled in 2016 for allegedly violating the university policy, which requires students intending to demonstrate to notify the administration.
17:39
17:39

Pictorial; Day Two of Makerere University Graduation

Todays graduands were drawn from the colleges of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Bio-Security, College Of Business And Management Science College of Computing and Information Sciences and the Mulago based College of Health Sciences.
17:30
17:30

North Mbale Diocese Starts Fundraising for Janani Luwum College

Canon Wasukira explains that the Bishop of North Mbale diocese through the diocesan synod has appointed an interim governing council to spearhead the establishment of the College led by the Budadiri West Member of Parliament, Nathan Nandala Mafabi.
16:59
16:59

Sadolin Opens First Colour Centre in Kampala sadolin paints 1

The Chief Executive Officer of Crown Group, Rakesh Rao, said paint has shifted from being just a product but a lifestyle, and that is what the colour centre is addressing. Rao said at the colour centre one can walk in with members of the family and experience the kind of colour in their lives.
16:49
16:49

Mbale Contracts Chinese Firm to Complete USMID Roads mbale municipality 1

Now, Mbale municipality has contracted Zhongmei Engineering Group Limited to complete the road works at the tune of Shillings 7 billion.
16:33
16:33

Build-Up Games For Cricket Team in Qatar, India martin ondeko 1

The Cricket national team will play a series of international friendly games in Qatar and India next month.
16:29
16:29

Turkish Firm to Boost Textile Production uganda 1 2

According to Werikhe, Uganda produced 25,000 metric tons of cotton in 2017 and intends to import 800,000 tons.
16:28
16:28

MP Tasks UNEB to Explain Daughter's Withheld Results mp micheal ayepa 1 4

According to results released by UNEB last week, more than 2500 results were withheld pending investigations into cases of examination malpractice. Affected schools include Seeta Parents School Hope Lives Elementary Primary School, Kigungumika Primary School, Jesus Cares Primary School, Gombe Standard Primary School and Kyani Parents Primary School, among others.
16:05
16:05

Finance Tables Certificate of Gender and Equity Compliance minsitry of finance 1

The Public Finance Management Act requires that the budget framework paper must be gender and equity responsive and that measures should be taken to equalize opportunities for women, men, Persons with Disabilities and other marginalized groups.
15:50
15:50

Anti-corruption Coalition Asks Government To Revoke Licences mining in karamoja 2 1

Denis Okori, the Manager Moroto, Nakapiripirit Religious Leaders Initiative for Peace, MORNALIP, one of the consortium in the Anti-corruption fight in the region, says there are a lot of irregularities in the mining sector characterised by exploitation of the residents and their leaders.
15:27
15:27

Acute Blood Shortage Persists in Northern Uganda

Dr. Oringtho says the daily demand for blood varies from one hospital to the other between 30 and 40 units. He says they require about 600 units of blood to handle emergency cases such as accidents, complicated childbirth as well as severe malaria.
15:20
15:20

Police Probes Death of Suspect in Custody

The suspect George Bishamiko, a resident of Kikasi in Ibanda Municipality was arrested last week after allegedly strangling his wife Evelyn Nabaasa to death. The 50-year-old man was rescued by police from angry residents who wanted to lynch him.
14:58
14:58

Kayihura: We Handed Sobi to ISO uganda police 1 2

Kayihura also said there is nothing peculiar for police to hand over the suspects to ISO, since the security agencies work together. He downplayed claims that police works with criminals, saying people shouldnt take claims by the criminals seriously.
14:52
14:52

Local Govts Sue URA over VAT Remittances funding gaps 1

Led by Jude Mbabaali, the Masaka LCV Chairman and Muhammad Kateregga of Bukomansimbi district, the local leaders are accusing Uganda Revenue Authority of failing to remit the Value Added Tax contributions to local governments across the country.
14:29
14:29

Police: CID Can Only Resolve 3 Percent of Capital Offences Due to Budget Shortfalls uganda police 1 2

Muhirwa told the Committee that CID requires at least Shillings 2.1 million to investigate and conclude one capital offense. According to Muhirwa, police records an estimated 50,000 capital offenses annually.
12:02
12:02

Former URA Commissioner Appointed Bunyoro Prime Minister omukama 1

Byakutaga replaces Norman Lukumu Lukumu who has served as Bunyoro Kingdom Prime Minister since March 2015.
11:57
11:57

Police Unconditionally Releases Sobi uganda police 1 Top story

However, highly placed sources at Nalufenya police facility told URN this morning that the trio was unconditionally released on Tuesday night.
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