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22:02
22:02

UPDF Takes over Security in Lira Town uganda police force 1 Top story

The clashes saw police fire countless live bullets and teargas in an attempt to disperse a rowdy group that had taken over major streets in Lira town.
20:57
20:57

Three Bodies of L. Albert Attack Victims Retrieved fishermen

The search for their bodies kicked off on Friday and on Saturday evening three of the bodies were recovered by fishermen floating on the lake.
19:51
19:51

Holy Water Contaminated with Fecal Matter – Study makerere university 2 1

The study findings indicate that Holy Water, commonly used by congregants in Pentecostal churches contains pathogenic microorganisms such as E. coli, and Coliforms, a type of bacteria known to cause diarrhea, urinary tract infections, respiratory illness and pneumonia, abdominal pain, and fever.
19:25
19:25

Five Arrested for Killing Mt Elgon Game Ranger 2

The suspects, identified as Anthony Mukofu, Simon Kuloba, Ivan Mukhosi, Kuloba Kusolo and one only identified as Waboka, are suspected to be part of a group that lynched Private Patrick Odure, a ranger attached to Uganda Wildlife Authority, in Bufuma trading centre on Wednesday.
19:08
19:08

Uganda Qualify For 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations 2019 afcon 1 Top story

Uganda Cranes have qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations AFCON after defeating Cape Verde 1-0 on Saturday in a Group L qualifier match played at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.
18:44
18:44

Construction of Buvuma District Headquarters Stalls political leaders 2 1

According to Alex Mabirizi, the LCV District Chairperson LC5 says that they were supposed to receive 720 Million Shillings from the Ministry of Finance for completion of the building, but received 350 million shillings which is insufficient.
18:05
18:05

Hoima Woman Arrested for Murdering Son 1 2

It is alleged that the suspect on Friday morning at around 8 am secretly escaped with her two-year-old son Identified as Davies Wamani to the nearby bush where she strangled him to death.
17:40
17:40

Tension in Lira as Security Battles Youths Groups lira town 1

The situation in the town is tense, the streets are deserted and all shops closed. Heavily armed police personnel have taken control of the town, running patrols along major streets and suburbs.
17:37
17:37

Karamoja MPs On the Spot for Abandoning Electorate moroto district 2 1

The residents argue that some of the MPs are also yet to fulfill the pledges they made during the campaigns in 2016.
17:17
17:17

UWA Erects Electric Fence at Queen Elizabeth National Park rubirizi district 3

The solar-powered project was launched with the construction of a 10-kilometer stretch at Kyanzeza Village of Kirugu Sub County, Rubirizi district along Queen Elizabeth National park. Upon the completion of the 10-kilometer Kyanzeza stretch, which is expected to take four months, another nine kilometres, will be fenced extending up to Kigarama.
16:39
16:39

Kalangala Medics Struggle to Treat TB tuberculosis 1 2

Prossy Namaganda, the in -charge of Bwendero Health Centre III, Mugoye Sub County says the laboratory facility in the area presents threats which are easily transmitted to the Laboratory Assistants and technicians handling the tuberculosis cases.
16:16
16:16

Police Fires Live Bullets to Disperse Rowdy Mourners in Kole updf

The deceased was buried today at his ancestral home at Dok-Gudu Cell, Alito Sub County. However, the event was marred by chaos as mourners blocked SSP Peter Nkulegi, the North Kyoga Regional Police Commander and Kole DPC Ahamed Musakana from addressing them. They accused them of mismanaging the case.
12:31
12:31

Museveni Pledges to Tame Officers Aiding Land Evictions bibanja holders 2 1

Kassanda south MP Simeo Muwanga Nsubuga told the president that although the Catherine Bamugemereire led Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters has taken up a number of land complaints, the magnitude of the challenge is still too high.
11:40
11:40

Family, Friends Convene to Remember Activist Kenneth Akena cynthia munwangari 1

Akena, 33, was allegedly shot by businessman Mathew Kanyamunyu after he reportedly scratched his car while trying to reverse. It is reported that Akena was shot in the stomach as soon as he came out of his car to express regret for the accident. He died moments later from Novic Hospital, along Bombo Road.
10:33
10:33

Police Seizes 73 Vandalized Rail Sleepers railway slippers 2 2

East Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson Michael Odongo told URN that Police was led to the compound by a sniffer dog. Two women, who were found in the home, were arrested to record statements on how they acquired the sleepers.
10:14
10:14

False Alarm Causes Panic at President Museveni's Rally kassanda district 2 1 Top story

President Museveni had visited the district to deliver a financial literacy talk to youth groups as they celebrated the first districts youth day last evening. But a section of women reportedly saw something that they thought was a snake, crawling towards them and set off an alarm that triggered a scuffle in the audience.
09:20
09:20

Workers Storm NWSC Over Delayed Payments lyantonde district 3

On Friday the workers stormed the office the district water manager protesting poor working conditions and delayed payments of their wages.
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