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19:36
19:36

Private Security Companies Face Probe for Breach of Guidelines 4

Luweero District Police Commander Benson Byaruhanga Mworozi explains that the Police act and Private Security Organization Regulations require all security companies to file monthly returns and account for all the arms and ammunition within their possession. He added they should also notify local police stations on deployments for close monitoring of their activities and backup in case of emergencies.
19:01
19:01

Former Gulu Municipality MP Attacker Arrested

Police detectives arrested Alfred Anywar from Wabigalo cell in Makindye Division on Thursday and transferred him to Gulu Central Police station this afternoon. Anywar was wanted in connection with a July 3, incident in which former Gulu Municipality Member of Parliament Christopher Achire was injured.
19:00
19:00

Speaker Rebecca Kadaga Pledges Support for Ubuntu cultural leaders 3

Ubuntu is built on the belief of the ancient African philosophy that individual conduct reflected by good manners, generosity, respect and compassion towards others is part of the answer to many of the worlds problems.
18:49
18:49

Freed Kenyan Challenges Deportation Order in Court omar awadh omar 1 Top story

In his application filed before the International Crimes Division of High Court today, Omar states that that he is a biological son of the late Omar Awadh an Arab of Kenyan origin, and Fatuma Said Abdallah Munyankore by tribe and Ugandan by nationality.
18:03
18:03

NDA Staff Impersonator Arrested For Conning Drug Outlets 1 3

Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigire told URN that this is the second time that Esemu is arrested for the same crime. He was initially charged with impersonation and forgery in 2015, convicted and sentenced to three years in Prison, before he was released early this year.
17:35
17:35

Hundreds Flock Nile Discovery Beach for Nyege Nyege Festival camping 1

Revelers dancing and drinking all kinds of alcohol, smoking cigarettes and marijuana are seen at every point of the beach which sits on more than 10-acres of land covered in a thicket, located 2-kilometres off the main Kampala - Jinja Road.
17:16
17:16

Youth Livelihood Fund Recovery a Nightmare for Kitgum ministry of gender 3 1

Kitgum district received a total of 1.2 billion Shillings to respond to the existing challenges of unemployment and poverty eradication. But only 160 million Shillings, representing 13 percent of the total has so far been recovered, according to James Okello POkidi, the Focal Point Person for the program.
17:04
17:04

King Oyo Joins Subjects in HIV/AIDS Awareness Run kingdom 2

Dr Richard Mugahi, the Kingdoms Health Minister, said that the proceeds from the run will go towards supporting programs meant to promote HIV awareness and prevention.
16:47
16:47

Apaa Conflict Mediation Committee Declares Weeklong Consultations 2 1

The 16-member-committee established by the President opted for the consultation on the first day of its meeting at Gulu State Lodge in 4th Division barracks on Thursday. They also resolved to conduct further meetings in a neutral venue outside a military installation.
16:30
16:30

Hoima Municipality Loses UGX 500M in Uncollected Revenue taxi park 3

David Kyasanku, the Hoima Municipal town clerk says that since May last year the Municipal Council has not been able to collect revenue from both parks, following protests by drivers.
16:27
16:27

Over 30 Persons Undergo Hydrocelectomy Operation in Lamwo sightsavers 1 2

The hydrocele is characterized by swelling of the testis and blockage of the lymphatic system. It often resolves itself without treatment. However, it can cause swelling, pain, and discomfort in the scrotum as it grows larger, and may need surgical repair.
16:05
16:05

Court Dismisses Excess Ticket Sales Suit against FUFA tanzania 2

The fans had sued FUFA for fraudulently selling tickets that outnumbered the sitting capacity of Mandela National Stadium, Namboole, during a tie between the National team the Uganda Cranes and Comoros. The game was one of the qualifiers in the run up to the 2016 African Cup of Nations AFCON.
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15:41

Masaka District Risks Losing Heart Institute dr nathan onyachi 2

The Ministry of Health had offered to construct the first-ever regional Heart Institute at the Masaka Regional Referral Hospital to save the patients a burden of seeking treatment from either the national referral hospital in Mulago, Kampala or abroad.
15:08
15:08

MP Zaake Out of Intensive Care at Manipal Hospital India statement 1 1 Top story

Zaake had been arrested alongside other legislators and supporters of People Power, a pressure group led by Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu after the chaos that preceded the parliamentary by-elections in Arua Municipality.
15:02
15:02

Wakiso Re-ignites Demand for City Status 3 1

Luke Lokuda, the Wakiso District Chief Administrative officer, says it would be of less importance for them to discuss matters of the Metropolitan area before government addresses their interest.
13:28
13:28

Kasese Split Motion Divides Leaders 5

According to the order paper for next weeks council session, the council will discuss the motion. The motion will be moved by Wilson Mbathulhawo, the district councillor for Bwesumbu Sub County.
13:23
13:23

Training Underway for Welding Jobs in Oil and Gas Sector total e$p 5

The batch comprises 25 out of the 200 students targeted for the initiative. The training that was launched at Buhimba Technical Institute in Buhimba sub county Kikuube district, for welders in Buliisa, Masindi, Hoima, Mubende, Nwoya, Nebbi, Pakwach, Kakumiro, and Lwengo Districts.
12:23
12:23

Luweero Pupil Battles Urinary Infection after Defilement 1

Loyce Akampulira, the victims mother and a resident of Kizito zone in Luweero town says that her child was defiled in June by allegedly a neighbour who offered her shelter during rain.
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12:09

Medics, Parents Plead for Low-cost Treatment for Hydrocephalus spina bifida 1 4

Hydrocephalus is a condition that occurs when fluid especially water builds up in the skull and causes the brain to swell, later causing damage to the brain, leading to developmental, physical, and intellectual impairments. The disease mainly occurs in children and adults of over 60 years of age.
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12:02

Minister: Museveni Warning On Abolishing Parliament Is Fine president museveni 1 5

State Minister for East African Affairs, Julius Maganda Wandera has argued that President Musevenis warning that he can abolish parliament should not cause public outrage. Wandera says there are laws through which president can pull the trigger and lock down parliament. And if such laws and procedures are followed, he argued, then the president can legally abolish parliament.
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