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May 2019 13 results
21:29
21:29

Uganda, Kenya Agree on Cross Border Peace Program United Nations 1 1 Top story

Rosa Malango the UN Resident Coordinator, says both Uganda and Kenya have agreed on the Joint Cross-Border Program to promote peace amongst the pastoral communities in the region.
21:12
21:12

NDA Closes 270 Illegal Drugshops, Recovers UGX 109M Gov’t Drugs illegal drug shops 3 2 Top story

David Kagwa, the Drug Inspector for Northern region, says the closed drug outlets were either unlicensed or being operated by unqualified personnel.
21:09
21:09

Nakaseke Authorities, Residents Disagree On Interest Rates revolving fund 3 1

Ignatius Koomu Kiwanuka, the Nakaseke LC 5 Chairman, says the district prefers that the interest rate be raised to 8-10% to cater for the high operational costs.
18:12
18:12

Mbarara Authorities Impound Kiosks, Containers

Julius Baguma, one of the affected traders, says they were caught unawares because the municipal authorities didn’t warn them.
16:44
16:44

Three Siblings Succumb to Measels in Kagadi children 3

According to health officials, more than 60 cases of measles outbreak were reported in the district in January and February.
16:29
16:29

Construction of Kyotera District Headquarters Stalls Due to Diversion of Funds councilors protest 2 4

Hajji Sulaiman Ssamula, the Managing Director Owen Construction Company Ltd is worried that the persistent rainfall could affect the building. Ssamula says he received an initial deposit of Shillings 300M for the project with promises of additional funding in vain
14:43
14:43

Ugandans Lost UGX 11B to Land Fraudsters in 2018-Police 1 Top story

The report read by the CID Director, Grace Akello shows that land fraud cases short to 478 in 2018 compared to 428 in 2017. Akullo said hundreds of people were wrongfully evicted using forged land documents, false land registration and stolen land certificates.
13:48
13:48

Kiggundu Murder; Sheikh Yahaya Mwanje Granted Bail 2 Top story

Mwanje, the Deputy Amir of the Tabliq Muslim Sect was granted temporal relief by Justice Duncan Gaswaaga of the International Crimes Division of High Court, after spending close to three years on remand.
11:26
11:26

Intruder in Girl's Dormitory Killed students 1

Charles Sebaduka, a taxi driver in Kakumiro town was killed in the wee hours of Thursday morning. The girls made alarm when they noticed an intruder in their dormitory, which attracted their male counterparts.
10:53
10:53

Kalangala District Stuck as Councilors Decline to Approve Budget district council 1 1

The Worker’s representative to council Frank Ssemakula told Uganda Radio Network that each councillor is demanding up to 4.4 million Shillings. The money covers payment for transport, lodging, meals and constituency monitoring earned at each council sitting and paid from Local revenue collections by the district.
09:47
09:47

RDC, Kirumira Clash Over Kasanje Land land wrangle 3

The land is under contention between businessmen, Godfrey Kirumira and Moses Angol. Kirumira claims to have bought the contested land from Julius Bitature in 1997. However, Angol claims the same land with a different title.
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07:50

Church Fails To Enforce Kaveera Ban at Namugongo 2 1

Rev. Vincent Lubega, says although the Uganda Episcopal Conference declared the shrines the secretariat at the shrine wasn’t much involved, which has affected enforcement.
07:47
07:47

Netball Team Needs UGX 2Bn for World Cup 4 2

The Netball World Cup, slated for July 12th-21st this year, will take place in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
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