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Aug 2018 35 results
21:34
21:34

Three Held for Defying Animal Quarantine district 2 2

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region police spokesperson identifies the suspects as Duncan Tumusiime and Fred Kigangari, both cattle traders and the driver of the truck, Ivan Muhumuza.
21:17
21:17

Nile Breweries Pleads with Parliament Over Chibuku Tax farmer 1 1

Nile Breweries Limited has asked Government to scrap off the tax on Opaque beer saying it has led to the collapse of their Chibuku production line.
20:57
20:57

Businessman Released After Paying USD 7500 Ransom district 2

Ely Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says Mugabes family negotiated with the kidnappers to reduce the ransom money from USD 20,000 and settled for USD 7500. He says Mugabes family sent the money prompting his kidnappers to escort him to Ishasha border in the wee hours of Tuesday morning where they set him free.
20:30
20:30

Anti-Narcotics Exhibit Review: 10kgs of Cocaine Tampered With tinka zarugaba 1

The team found the seals on 10kgs of the narcotic exhibits had been tampered with prompting the team to send the narcotics to the Government Analytical Laboratory for fresh content analysis and measurements.
20:13
20:13

Mubende-Kasanda Gold Miners in Fresh Contest for Licenses mubende gold mines 5 1

Herbert Ssempala, the Manager of Kitumbi Kayonza Miners Association Ltd, says they are now operating on 120 hectares of land, which covers only three location licenses. He is worried that as the artisan miners continue to return, the operational area will not be enough for them.
19:52
19:52

Mukono Evicts Roadside Vendors political leaders 2 1

Jamada Kajoba, the Deputy Mayor Mukono Municipality, says they wrote to the affected people to voluntarily vacate the road reserves to pave way for the road expansion and water works in vain.
19:30
19:30

Luweero Farmers Turn Maize into Poultry Feeds over Low Prices low maize prices 3 1

According to NAADS secretariat, at least four million metric tons of maize are expected to be harvested by the year across the country.
18:41
18:41

Minister Namuganza Denies Personal Interest in Mubende Land Evictions village 2 1

When asked by the Commission Lead Counsel, Ebert Byenkya to explain her involvement in the matter, Namuganza said President Museveni met the warring parties on June 11th 2018 and that he was only interested in the welfare of the Bibanja holders.
18:37
18:37

Moroto Leaders, Parents Blamed for Rise in Child Marriages unicef uganda 4 1

According to the UN Agency for Children, UNICEF report published for 2017, one in every four girls is pregnant or has a child. The trends account for nearly 50 per cent of women aged between 20 to 49 years married by the age of 18.
18:06
18:06

Police Manpower Audit Finds 8,000 Ghost Officers report 1

According to sources privy to the report, Ochola has tasked the audit team to investigate and establish how the ghost officers came to be on the nominal roll.
17:35
17:35

Arua Municipality By-Election: Opposition Asked to Support DP Candidate 1

Dr Gerald Siranda asked other opposition parties and those who want change in the countrys leadership to embrace unity by supporting the DP candidate against the ruling NRM party flag bearer.
17:27
17:27

Magistrates Court Dismisses Lifeline Church Case chief magistrate 2

Bishop Tukei and his supporters accuse Apostle Julius Peter Oyet of interfering in the leadership of the church with intentions of grabbing its title. Apostle Julius Peter Oyet filed a suit before Soroti Chief Magistrates court for arbitration.
17:01
17:01

PSFU Wants Comprehensive Study on Mobile Money Tax people 2

Ogwal proposes a 0 tax on mobile money transactions, saying people have run away and should be convinced to comeback.
16:54
16:54

Bushenyi District Staff Demand Breast Feeding Corners 1

A mother, who is an employee of Bushenyi district local government talked to our reporter on condition of anonymity, says that she is not allowed to take children to the work place and as a result she is torn between work and attending to her child
16:26
16:26

Uganda Cannot Use Ebola Vaccine- MOH 2

Emmanuel Ainebyoona, the Public Relations Officer of the Health Ministry, says Uganda cannot use the vaccine since it hasnt been approved for Ebola control in the country.
16:12
16:12

Arua Municipality Candidates Set Priorities Ahead of By-Election 2 1

The Candidates are promising modern health centres, fast-tracking Arua City status, re-development of Arua Airfield into an International Airport, provision of clean and safe water, improving Education performance and equipping health facilities with drugs.
15:56
15:56

Military Court Expels Kitatta's Lawyer Indefinitely ground 1 Top story

Muyanja argued that the witness was supposed to defend his testimony given that he is the one testifying against the accused persons. The lawyer had asked Kasaija to explain the events that unfolded when he arrested the accused persons on January 19th, 20th and 21st 2018.
15:13
15:13

Walukamba Pulls Out of Bugweri NRM Primaries district 1 Top story

Walukamba was nominated together with Amina Mutesi, Rose Birabwa, Rachel Magoola and Monica Musubika last week for the NRM primaries for the newly created Bugweri district scheduled for August 14th, 2018.
14:57
14:57

Katabi Town Council Court Revived village 2

According to the local council courts act 2006, every village, parish, town, division and sub-county is mandated to have a court. The courts consist of executive members of the given local council setting.
14:47
14:47

Ugandan Fishermen Bribing Congolese Officials to Operate on Lake Albert district 1

Robert Mujuni, a representative of fishermen at Kaiso landing site in Buseruka sub county Hoima district also confirms that some Ugandan fishermen bribe Congolese government officials to allow them to operate freely.
Aug 2018 35 results