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20:51
20:51

Road Fund Boss Questioned on Land Ownership 3 1

The Commission Chairperson Lady Justice, Catherine Bamugemereire told Merian that she should be worried that she carried herself as a Landlady whereas she isn’t. Merian Ssebunya took over land in the names of Kiwe and Sajjabi Company Limited.
20:20
20:20

Suspected Thief Gunned Down Shooting

A police officer told URN that the suspect was carrying a sack full of tiles, which he is believed to have stolen from one of the factories in industrial park. The officer said they asked the deceased to stop as the 999 patrol vehicle approached him but he threw the sack and started running.
20:04
20:04

SFC Soldiers Shoot Drunken Royal Guard shooting 1 1 Top story

Jo Wolfram, an Australian national who stays close to the scene and survived being shot wondered how the humble royal guard turned dangerous after taking a few bottles of liquor.
19:29
19:29

The Momentum For Uganda's Oil Is Building Says Total Boss tullow oil 3 1

TOTAL E&P Uganda Chairman and General Manager, Pierre Jessua told the Stanbic Enterprise conference they expect a final investment Decision expected in the coming months.
19:19
19:19

Ministry of Health Needs UGX 36bn to Complete Mulago Specialised Hospital 3

Presenting a report to Parliament on the state of health service delivery in the country, the Minister of Health Dr Jane Ruth Aceng, the rehabilitation works at the hospital is currently at 91%. Upon completion, the hospital will provide specialized services including organ transplant (kidney, cornea, liver, bone marrow, and stem cell) and neuro-spinal surgery among others.
18:28
18:28

Arua Lead Farmers Receive Motorcycles, Bicycles to fight Malnutrition 2 1

Gordon Toa, the Arua District Production Officer, says their main target is to increase production and consumption of micro-nutrients in primary schools.
18:08
18:08

Karambi Sub County Leaders Petition Minister over Proposed Fort Portal City Margaret Muhanga 1

Through their lawyers, Byamukama, Kaboneke and Co. Advocates, the leaders argue that the resolution by Kabarole district council to create Fort Portal Tourism City by annexing Karambi Sub County to Fort Portal Municipality was illegal and shouldn’t be considered by the ministry.
17:56
17:56

Residents, Entebbe Tycoon Clash Over Perimeter Wall demolition 3

Kibirige also blamed the area police for protecting Ochieng to illegally construct a perimeter wall in the road reserve
17:53
17:53

39 Ugandan Districts Have No Hospitals 2

The minister said that the island and mountainous districts like Buvuma, Kalangala, Namayingo, Mayuge and Namisindwa deserve special attention because of their geographical location. She explained that the ministry needs 1.3 trillion Shillings to construct 41 hospitals in the listed districts. She was presenting a report on the state of health service delivery in Uganda.
16:42
16:42

State Asks for Time to Disprove Torture of Terrorism Suspects 1

The group, represented by Human Rights Lawyer Ladislaus Rwakafuuzi told the court earlier that they could not stand trial because their health was deteriorating as a result of injuries inflicted on them during their month-long stay at the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence.
15:49
15:49

Verbatim: President Museveni`s Speech at the Africa Now Summit 2019 1 Top story

After independence, I used to hear leaders talking of “double production” ─ meaning more production of the same product ─ raw materials. That double production did not help as long as we were at the same qualitative level ─ producing raw-materials and not adding value to them ourselves.
14:14
14:14

Thugs Attempt to Rob Barclays Bank -Nakulabye 1

Preliminary police findings indicate that the suspect's used break-in implements to break one of the Bank Windows which they planned to use as an entry point into the bank. However, the moment the window was broken, the motion detector alarm installed at the bank was sounded sending a signal to the Security Guard Africa (SGA) head office.
13:42
13:42

Kadaga Raps Gov’t Over Disruption of House Business parliament business 1 1

NRM legislators who are the majority in the house are expected to converge in Kyankwazi later today for their caucus retreat. 306 of the 459 members of the tenth parliament subscribe to the ruling NRM party.
12:15
12:15

Food Prices Increase in Soroti business 2 1

David Odiako, a produce dealer in the market, says the food crops they are selling are from the first season of last year.
12:11
12:11

Poor State of Roads Anger Isingiro Residents banana 2

The roads in question are under the district works department and have not been worked on for years. Gullies and big potholes have become a common sight on the roads that are mainly used to transport Bananas and other Agricultural produce to the market.
11:10
11:10

Bamasaba Special General Assembly Hangs in Balance 1 2

In his letter, Mushikori notes that it is not conducive to hold such a meeting without resolving some of the pending issues between the organs of the institution and some officials.
11:03
11:03

Kabale Traders, Municipality Split over Relocation 3

Last week, Kabale Municipality authorities reached an agreement with Uganda Police Force department of logistics to temporally relocate traders dealing in foodstuffs to Kabale Police Barracks playground located in Kigongi along Kabale-Mbarara High Way.
10:43
10:43

Ntungamo Rolls Out Safe Pesticide Usage Training 2

Eric Muzoora, the programs coordinator Uganda National Farmer’s Association in Ntungamo district, says the move stems from a survey showing that almost 90% of the farmers in the district were yet to embrace safe pesticide usage.
07:55
07:55

Kyenjojo School on Verge of Closure over Lack of Classrooms Gertrude Tibakanya 3 4

The government-owned school, was last month hit by a storm that destroyed most of its dilapidated structures that were being used as classroom blocks for five classes. The pupils are currently studying under trees and in a nearby church.
07:47
07:47

Kalungu Man Arrested For Selling Operation Wealth Creation Heifer kalungu district 1

Lt. Col. Katongole Wangi, the OWC Coordinator in Kalungu district, says they were forced to arrest Musige on Monday when he failed to give a convincing explanation on the whereabouts of the heifer.
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