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20:42
20:42

DP Irked by Delayed Peace Process in South Sudan 1 2

In a press briefing held today at the DP regional offices in Arua town, Fadhil Lemeriga, the DP publicist for Arua district revealed that the business community in Arua has continued to suffer because of the continued friction between Riek Machar and President Salva Kiir.
19:56
19:56

MPs Probe Companies Contracted for UGX 784B Electricity Project local content 2 1

TBEA Co, a Chinese Power company signed a contract with the Electricity Regulation Authority (REA) for the implementation of the project that is to connect power across approximately 3,800 km of medium voltage and 5,900 km of low voltage networks with transformers and consumer connections.
19:53
19:53

Fire Department Cautions Against Use of Mosquito Nets in School Dormitories 4 1

Eli Walusimbi, the Community Liaison’s Officer in the Police-Fire Prevention and Rescue Services department says that investigations into the fires that have occurred in the different parts of the country have largely highlighted that mosquito nets intensified the fire and damage.
19:46
19:46

Police Investigates Student for Using Sister’s Name in UCE Exams

Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson Jimmy Patrick Okema told URN in an interview on Wednesday that the student, Monica Akidi, 20, was found with an answer booklet bearing the names Esther Ayaa, during the Mathematics examination.
19:36
19:36

Health Ministry to Withdraw Measles Vaccine from Health Facilities Ministry of health 4 3

Dr Asibo says previously the health ministry had been administering only measles vaccines without the component of rubella vaccines adding that it was only effective to treating measles.
19:23
19:23

US Soldiers Train UWA Rangers to Counter Wildlife Crimes in National Parks 1

The training led by US Soldiers under the 403rd Civil Affairs Battalion was designed to develop leadership capability within Uganda Wildlife Authority necessary for investigating wildlife crimes, trafficking in wildlife as well as treat casualties during operations.
19:14
19:14

France Knocks Out Uganda in World Beach Games fiba and fuba 1

Uganda Gazelles, the women 3x3 basketball team on Wednesday lost 20-14 to France in a highly competitive World Beach Games Quarterfinals game in Doha,Qatar.
19:03
19:03

Dr. Stella Nyanzi's Ruling Deferred to Next Month 3 1

Justice Mugambe of the High Court Civil Division postponed the ruling to November 8 after failure by Makerere University to produce key documents in relation to the termination of Nyanzi.
18:35
18:35

Man Arrested with UGX 1 Million Counterfeit Notes 1 1

Ali Musoke was arrested on Wednesday by police officers at Mini Price as he tried to hoodwink a mobile money operator, Shafic Amanyire.
18:35
18:35

Tororo School Excludes Indians from Measles-Rubella Immunization

Oyuka reportedly locked up children in classrooms to prevent them from receiving the vaccines as part of the mass measles-rubella vaccination campaign that started today, in schools across the country. He said that the school needed to seek consent from the parents before subjecting its pupils to any kind of vaccination.
18:20
18:20

Expert Calls for Interventions On Unsafe Foods 4

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) statistics show that 10% of Ugandan households are ‘food stressed’ meaning that they struggle to find daily food that sometimes they skip meals or depend on really unsafe foods.
17:46
17:46

Suspected Mugger of Kampala CID Boss Arrested 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that they have arrested one Timothy Lubega after information obtained from community members linked him to the scene of the attack.
17:38
17:38

British Firm Halts Printing Makerere University Certificates over Arrears 4 4

Security printer Smith & Ouzman, a leading authority on security printing solutions and document fraud prevention based in a resort town East Bourne on England’s southeast coast is said to have declined to print more certificates unless the university clears the outstanding arrears.
17:33
17:33

Value of Banknotes, Coins in Circulation Up by UGX 272b - BoU Bank of Uganda 1

The central bank says in the report that the increase in the value of the currency in circulation in 2018/19 resulted from increased commercial banks’ withdrawals of banknotes and coins from the central bank. This exceeded the money they deposited there by 272.9 billion shillings.
17:19
17:19

Napak Chief Administrative Officer Arrested on Allegations of Embezzlement alebtong district 1

Mbaagwa was arrested by the State House Anti- Corruption Unit from his office this morning after he allegedly failed to turn up for questioning last month. Napak District Police Commander Michael Ongica told URN that the CAO had been summoned in connection to allegations of corruption, diversion of government funds and embezzlement involving nine other officials from Alebtong District.
17:06
17:06

Police PRO Fred Enanga, Father Abandon Plan to Evict Apac Residents 3 1 Top story

They abandoned the plan a day after Econga was grilled by the Land Commission of Inquiry chaired by Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemereire. The Commission is investigating the dispute involving members of eight clans living on the land.
16:54
16:54

Court Dismisses Forgery Charges Against Kaweesi Murder Suspects 1 1

Grade One Magistrate George Mfitundinda on Wednesday dismissed the charges on grounds that Nabweru court lacks jurisdiction to hear the case.
16:29
16:29

Cult Followers Block Children from Measles-Rubella Immunization in Luweero 2 2 Top story

Ronald Mulumba, the LCI Chairman of Nakasejere village says that the parents directed their children to stay home in order to evade immunization teams. Mulumba explains that the cult followers detest immunization, National Identification registration, Elections, medical treatment and other government programmes which they brand satanic.
16:25
16:25

MPs Quiz NEMA Officials over Soil Dumping in River Katonga 4 1

Officials from the Environmental Management Authority (NEMA) have found a difficult time convincing Parliament’s Natural Resources Committee about the safety of River Katonga amid reports of soil deposition.
15:55
15:55

Male Mabirizi Travels to Arusha for Hearing of Application to Block 2021 Elections 2 5

The application will heard on October 29th and 30th by Lady Justice Monica Mugenyi, Justice Dr Faustin Ntezilyayo, the Deputy Principal Judge, Justice Audace Ngiye, Justice Dr Charles Nyawello and Justice Charles Nyachae at the East African Community Headquarters.
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