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20:09
20:09

Museveni Attacks Judges For Rejecting 7 -Year Tenure seven year term 1 Top story

In his letter issued through his Senior Press Secretary Don Wanyama, President Yoweri Museveni who is currently in South Africa says that it is unfortunate that the judges spend more time on form and not substance, on procedure and not substance.
19:24
19:24

Police to Block All Roads Leading to Kabaka's Palace Lubiri celebration 1

Norman Musinga, the Kampala Metropolitan Traffic and Road Safety Commander, says the roads will only be accessible to motorists going to the celebration grounds at Lubiri Palace.
19:05
19:05

TASO Sues Church of Uganda for Breach of MOU ground

According to Nagawa, their client extended Shillings 2,577,019,954 billion to COU. Shillings 1,191,710,450 billion was meant for health systems strengthening grant activities, Shillings 1,156,783,904 for malaria activities and Shillings 228, 525,600 million was for overhead costs.
18:27
18:27

Patient to Doctor Ratio Worries Doctors at UCI child 2

Dr. Jackson Oryem, the Director Uganda Cancer Institute, says there are only 14 doctors at the institute, which is a very minimal number.
18:13
18:13

Odoi Stops Hoima NRM DEC Members from Participating in Primary Campaigns nrm consititution 3 1

Odoi explained that he had received vital information indicating that some DEC members in Hoima were campaigning for some candidates in the woman MP primaries, which he said must stop immediately because it goes against the party constitution.
18:12
18:12

CSOs Decry Delay In Enacting Sexual Offences Bill 2 1

Noreen Nampewo, Program officer for Centre for women in Governance Said it is time men start taking a womans no, as a no and not stereotyping women.
17:41
17:41

Court Defers Ruling on Magara Murder Suspect's Medical Examination Application kampala 2 Top story

The suspects were picked up in a joint security raid on Usafi Mosque in Kisenyi, a Kampala city suburb in May this year for their alleged kidnap and murder of Susan Magara. They were arraigned in court on charges of kidnap and murder with intentions of seeking a ransom and were remanded to Prison.
16:53
16:53

Mpanga Market Rotting Away village 3 3 Top story

The Town Clerk, Deo Ndimo, said he was aware of the issues of Mpanga market but asked for more time so as to comment. But the Mpanga Market Vendors Chairperson, Stephen Asiimwe, calls for transparency if the market is to move forward.
16:34
16:34

UHRC Probes Torture of Lira Expectant Mother lira district 1

Nicholas Ogwang, the Northern Uganda regional human rights officer told URN the commission has taken over the case.He says they have also recorded statements from both the victims and possible witnesses.
16:23
16:23

Residents Seek Fresh Property Valuation in Katosi Water Works Route nwsc service 4 1

Joseph Lwoga, a resident of Kalengera village says that his land and crop garden were jointly valued at less than 500,000 Shillings, which he says is too little even to cover the cost of production, let alone finding alternative land for relocation and crop production.
16:16
16:16

Great Rift Geo-Sciences Company to Explore for Minerals in Ntungamo 1 1

Stephen Turyahikayo, a consultant with the company, says they have already started sensitizing residents in the areas where the exploration is set to take place. He asked residents not to be misled into rushing to buy land, saying it may have or not have minerals.
15:38
15:38

11 Held Over Rebel Activities in Hoima people 1 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police spokesperson, says the suspects were rounded up by a combined team of Police and UPDF on Friday last week during training in a bush near Kaiso landing site in Tonya parish in Buseruka Sub county Hoima district.
14:39
14:39

Police to Deploy 3000 Officers During Buganda 'Jubilewo' Celebrations intelligence 1 1

Moses Kafeero, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Commander, has asked the celebrants to be security alert and inform police in case of any suspicions.
13:53
13:53

11 Dead, Scores Injured in Kisoro Accident kabale-kisoro road 1

The accident occurred when a motor vehicle, ISUZU ELF registration number UAW 739M that was carrying traders, sacks of Irish potatoes, crates of soda and beer, failed to negotiate a sharp corner and hit guard rails in Kanaba hills.
13:17
13:17

Entebbe Murders: Prosecution Lines up Five Witnesses resident 1 1 Top story

This morning, Babirye told court that they had received five witnesses to pin the suspects. The suspects lawyer, Evans Ochieng pleaded with court not to allow prosecution to bring the five witnesses.
12:30
12:30

Pedestrians Most Affected By Road Accidents- Police Report passenger 2 1

According to the 2017 Annual Crime and Road Safety Report, pedestrians were the biggest victims of road accidents. At least 1,319 out of the 3,500 people killed in road accidents last year were pedestrians while 2,135 of the 10,420 injured persons were pedestrians. Drunkards, minors and school going children being the most affected.
12:09
12:09

Schools Still Shun Pregnant Girls 6

Hundreds of other young girls have the same tale. They drop out of school every year and end up in marriage because the setup does not allow them to stay in school. They are scorned, abused, victimized and physiologically tortured by fellow learners, teachers and the community.
07:45
07:45

Kalangala Power Underutilized electricity costs 4 1

John Opondo, the Managing Director Kalangala Infrastructure Services Limited KIS, says one of the reasons why power is underutilized is because people dont have resources to start income generating activities that would use power.
07:12
07:12

Drought Hits Kalangala Island people 2 1

At least 900 of the 2300 residents on Bufumira have migrated to the nearby sub counties of Bubeke in Kalangala District and Kituntu in Mpigi district. Sylvester Ssemugenyi, the LC I secretary Bufumira island, says currently no boat are allowed to fish.
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