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19:59
19:59

President Yoweri Museveni Turns 74 1

Museveni settled for September 15 as his birthday, after speculation and second person accounts supported by what he calls a number of historical and scientific events that took place in 1944, the year when he says he was born.
19:43
19:43

Cases of Ebola Confirmed Near Uganda-DRC Border 1 Top story

Today the World Health Organization WHO said that there were 137 confirmed and probable cases and 92 deaths in the latest outbreak in the east of the country. The UN Childrens Fund-UNICEF also announced that everything is being done to ensure that the disease in controlled in Butembo at this early stage.
19:29
19:29

Man Caught Stealing Two days after Release From Prison 1

He is currently detained at the police station as police await an official complaint by the woman whose phone had been stolen. However, by press time he was being detained on SD 59/13/08/2018 which was lacking a statement from the victim.
18:53
18:53

Health Minister Calls for High Ethical Standards among Medics church of uganda 4 1

A total of 61 students have been admitted to pioneer the new school. They include six international students from Eritrea, Tanzania, Kenya, South Sudan and Nigeria. The students use Mengo Hospital as a teaching hospital.
18:47
18:47

Muslims Pray for Peace 3

Muslims led by the Mufti of Uganda Sheik Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje prayed for the Muslims killed in the past years, those currently imprisoned and others who were tortured while in custody.
18:37
18:37

Hailstorm Devastates Villages in Kyotera District rain storms 1

Kirumba Sub county chairperson John Mulindwa says that many houses and plantations around Matale parish have been razed down by the heavy storm. He says that several of the affected houses have had their roofs blown off, beyond repair, where others have been destroyed by falling tree branches.
18:35
18:35

Minister Onek Asks Donors To Stop Funding Chaos In Uganda museveni 1

Hilary Onek says if donors fund chaos in the country, refugees from neighboring countries will not have a safe haven
18:20
18:20

Kitgum Security Committee Approves Uniform Stamps for LCs 1 2

The approved stamps will bear the Uganda coat of arms as a security seal and an engraved elephant artifact demonstrating power and strength of the Acholi culture.
18:17
18:17

Soroti Outs Plan to Tarmac Eight Municipal Roads chinese firm 2 3

The roads include Lalle road covering a distance of 2.662 km in Western Division, Mohamadian road, the 3.7km stretch from Moroto road through Otucopi and Madera complex to the Muslim cemetery.
17:47
17:47

Luweero Police Stuck with 16 Children child trafficking 1

Last week Police raided Gods Power Revival Church located at Sinalya Hill, Kalule-Bombo in Luweero district and rescued 15 girls and one boy.
17:46
17:46

Education Ministry Launches Ugx 1 trillion Refugee Education Plan arua 2

The 1 trillion Shillings plan aims to improve access and quality of learning across all levels of education in the refugee hosting districts of Arua, Yumbe, Moyo, Adjumani, Kampala, Hoima, Isingiro, Kamwenge, Kiryandongo, Koboko, Kyegegwa, and Lamwo, over the next three years.
17:27
17:27

Miss Tourism Joins Fight Against Female Genital Mutilation unicef uganda 3 1

The practice which was outlawed close to 10 years ago, persists among the Tepeth in Moroto, the Pokot in Amudat and in parts of Nakapiripirit district. A survey conducted by the UN Agency for children- UNICEF indicates that FGM prevalence remains high in Amudat district.
17:00
17:00

Gov't Asked to Investigate Threats Against MPs 3

The MPs questioned the capacity of Government to protect citizens, but also the safety of MPs. According to Atkins Katushabe, the MP Bukonzo West the government should prioritize security and take the threats of the MPs seriously. He says that the Government should act rather than talk.
16:34
16:34

Security Battles Unscrupulous Farm Managers in Lyantonde 1 2

Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner Suleiman Tiguragara Matojo says that they have received complaints against caretakers at different cattle ranches involved in the fishy supply of meat on the local market.
16:14
16:14

Mobile Money Transactions Fueling Laundering – FIA 2

Now the Financial Intelligence Authority fears that the use of cellphones as virtual wallets or personal ATMs is aiding criminals to conceal the origins of illegally obtained money, while many others are using profits from illegal activities to invest in real estate and acquire assets.
15:58
15:58

Dominic Ongwen Trial; Spiritualist to Testify on LRA Powers 1 Top story

The spiritualist who is also a subsistence farmer has been registered as witness D26-0112 among the witnesses of Dominic Ongwen to be called by the defense. He is going to defend Dominic Ongwen, the first former Lords Resistance Army commander to stand trial at The Hague based court as his special witness in a group of 72 witnesses.
15:33
15:33

Busoga King Asks Subjects to Fight Hunger coronation 1 1

Speaking at his fourth coronation anniversary in Bugweri district on Thursday, Gabula says that people should utilize their small portions of land to feed their children.
15:01
15:01

Kitgum Records Low Demand for Youth Livelihood Funds 3 1

James Okello POkidi, the program Focal Point Person says that the district received 500 Million shillings to the 2018/2019 but a handful of youth groups have applied for the funds.
14:50
14:50

Makerere University Hospital On the Road to Recovery 5 1

Since its takeover, the hospital has visibly undergone a through a face lift. The once dilapidated buildings consumed by greenery to nearly abandoned houses have been renovated in a process that involved repainting, fixing cracked and falling walls as well as re-roofing leaking areas.
14:30
14:30

Gov't Building UGX 3 Billion Solar Irrigation Scheme in Gulu

The scheme being developed in Ayweri village in Paibona Sub County under the water for production project is expected to enhance agricultural productivity of the area by supplying water to 15 acres of land.
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