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21:03
21:03

Arua to Host National Wildlife Day Celebrations 2 1

Arua district Tourism officer Rebecca Agani says that the district will use the occasion to demand from government the reinstatement of the White Rhinos in Ajai Game reserve where they lived in the late 1970s before they were wiped out during the 1979 war.
20:58
20:58

Betty Nambooze: Museveni's Sole Candidature Not A Surprise 2 1

Nambooze, who is also the Shadow Minister of information in the opposition, says that the intention of the regime is to make Ugandans remain focused towards the next election, and yet most of the issues in the past general elections that remain unresolved.
20:53
20:53

Mayors' Alliance Proposes Compulsory HIV Testing for Men 1 6

The urban council leaders under the umbrella Alliance of Mayors and Municipal Leaders on HIV/AIDs in Africa-AMICAAL-Uganda chapter made the suggestion in Masaka district on Wednesday, during a meeting convened to take stock of the progress in campaigns against HIV.
20:29
20:29

Ministry Roots for Community Service to Decongest Prisons 2 1

The Director Community Service Paul Kintu says the move is aimed at rehabilitating people through different community programmes than holding them in custody. Seeking for justice through detention is more like revenge, yet, very expensive for government in terms of feeding and welfare, Kintu said.
19:43
19:43

MPs Ogong, Lyomoki Oppose Museveni's Sole Candidature 1 2

MPs Felix Okot Ogong representing Dokolo South and Workers Representative Sam Lyomoki have in the past expressed interest in running for the partys presidential flag bearer but were locked out.
19:42
19:42

RDCs Cautioned Against Fueling Land Evictions 1 5

Mbayo was speaking at the opening of a one-week Induction Retreat for Resident District Commissioners-RDCs and Deputy Resident District Commissioners at the National Leadership Institute-NALI in Kyankwanzi on Wednesday afternoon.
19:06
19:06

Kasubi Market Construction Starts in April 4 1

Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA Acting Executive Director, Eng Andrew Kitaka released the roadmap for the construction of the market today while leading a team of KCCA officials to the proposed market site, situated about a kilometer from Kasubi junction.
18:56
18:56

Luweero Man To Serve 11 Years In Jail For Kidnap

Alok added that Ayesiga committed the offense with intention of asking for ransom and during examination he was found normal.
18:55
18:55

Minister Cheptoris: National Irrigation Master Plan Ready 3 1

Sam Cheptoris, the minister of Water and Environment has assured Members of Parliament that a National Irrigation Master Plan is ready.
18:38
18:38

DP Supporters Clash With Police in Jinja democratic party 2 1

The angry supporters first stormed Jinja Central Police Station demanding an explanation on why the meeting was cancelled, forcing the police to fire tear gas.
18:34
18:34

Tooro Leaders Petition Kadaga Over Rubona Stock Farm joram bintamanya 2 1 Top story

According to Bintamanya, Rubona has become so useless that when Operation Wealth Creation - OWC was recently tasked by President Museveni to procure 150 heifers for Rwengaju model parish farmers in Kabarole but they only managed to buy 70 cows from Bushenyi district at Shillings 2.5 million
18:17
18:17

Tax Dispute: URA Closes Observer Offices the observer 1 Top story

The Observer disputes the claims, saying that it has been engaging the tax body since December 2018 to try and clear discrepancies between their figures and those of URA.
18:16
18:16

Kitgum Councillors Protest Refusal by District to Host Labour Day 3 1

The CAO, in her January 30th reply to the Ministrys Permanent Secretary argued that the district will be overwhelmed as it was hosting the 38th Tarehe Sita anniversary on February 6, and subsequently International Janani Luwum Day on 16 February.
17:49
17:49

Bush Fire Ravages Atiak Sugar Plantation 1

The incident comes barely four months after the factory suffered losses of more than 250 acres of sugar cane plantation.
17:38
17:38

MP Allan Ssewanyana Released on Police Bond 1

Ssewanyana was arrested by the police on Monday for trying to close Kiruddu Hospital over the defective sewage disposal system. He was charged with unlawful society.
17:31
17:31

Five Killed in Boat Accident on River Nile josephine angucia 1 Top story

Muzoora says the five were returning from Nwoya district this morning where they had gone for cultivation on a canoe loaded with sacks of foodstuffs, which were too heavy for the water forcing it to capsize. The deceaseds bodies were recovered from different spots following a joint search by marine officials and residents.
17:13
17:13

Italy's Maddaloni Top Ranked Player For Uganda Event india 1

Maddaloni from Italy will be all out to try and win the International Series tournament which will have a total prize money of UGX36 million US10,000.
16:55
16:55

Land Probe Ejects Deputy Attorney General 4 2

Justice Bamugemereire cautioned Rukutana against the manner he was addressing the Commission, but he shot back, saying he would only be respectful if he is respected.
16:55
16:55

Two Arrested for Car Theft in Budaka 1

Wilson James Salaam, Budaka District Police Commander says that police received a tip from an informant that there was a car hidden in a grass-thatched hut and the number plate covered with black polythene, kavera at market B a popular drinking joint in Budaka town council.
16:31
16:31

Acholi Region Drafts Charcoal Policy iraqi abuse 1

Michael Tebere, the head of the secretariat says the bill also seeks to prohibit the cutting down of certain species of trees for charcoal production, establishment of local environment committees as well as charcoal producers associations. The others he says is the promotion of charcoal farming, energy security and reforestation of degraded areas.
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