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23:10
23:10

Acholi Paramount Chief, 220 Ugandans Return From UK, Southern Africa 3 3

The aircraft commenced its journey last night in London with Acana and 91 Ugandans from UK and Ireland on board and made a stopover in Addis Ababa where 58 others who travelled from Rome, Iceland, Ireland and Egypt were waiting for a connecting flight.
22:50
22:50

Accounting Officers Cautioned as Fraudsters Forge FIA’s E-mail to Fleece Public 3

Lazarus Mukasa, the Manager Operational Analysis at the authority says that fraudsters are presenting themselves as producers of essential commodities but disappear once availed with credit card information.
22:42
22:42

Presidents Office Returns UGX 2.9b COVID-19 Cash to Treasury Parliament 1 2

The money is part of an allocation of 16.8 billion Shillings which the office received to facilitate COVID-19 response activities in April.
22:42
22:42

Time Is Ripe for Uganda to Make Final Investment Decision on Oil Resource-Mak Don 4 1

According to Dr. Hisali whereas Uganda seeks to wait for a perfect deal, which isn't forthcoming, it is wise for government to take the second best decision given the available market indicators.
22:25
22:25

80 Investigators Transferred in Latest Police Reshuffle 1

12 investigators have been transferred from the Special Investigations Unit at Kireka, from Kajjansi Police Station, the Criminal Investigations Directorate at Kibuli, Entebbe Police Division, Kampala Central Police Station and Kira Road division.
22:08
22:08

Parliament Probes Mass Layoffs at Vision Group journalism 4 1 Top story

A number of workers were sent on Forced leave with a pay of 500,000 Shillings a month, to sustain them during this period. Several others were terminated in a decision, which according to the company’s Chief Executive Robert Kabushenga, was in response to the changed media industry circumstances.
21:40
21:40

People Power Starts Identifying Candidates for Political Positions Bobi Wine 3 6

The process which started at the movement’s Kamwokya-based secretariat in Kampala will also be used to negotiate a consensus between multiple members expressing interest for a single post. This process runs until July 20, 2020.
21:23
21:23

Teen Mother Throws One-Year-Old Baby in River Aringa 2

According to Komakech, the 17-year-old mother kept silent over the matter hoping the corpse would be swept away by the already flooded river. But upon thorough interrogation, She revealed that she had thrown the baby in the river after the father failed to provide for them.
20:58
20:58

Jinja Hospital Fails to Conduct Autopsy for Dead Police Officers, suspect police station 1

The deceased identified as D/AIP Emmanuel Mawa and D/Sgt Dick Magala died in an accident along the Jinja-Iganga highway, alongside a handcuffed suspect, Philip Wadambwa. The policemen who are both attached to the general crimes desk were transporting the suspect from Manafwa Central Police Station to the CID headquarters in Kampala.
20:56
20:56

Warriors Displace Settlement Camp in Night Raid updf 1 1

Peter Okello Dere, the Nakabaat village LC I Chairperson identified the deceased as Mark Acia who settled in the camp three years ago as an artisanal miner from Nakapiripirit district. Okello also confirmed that 1,050 people have fled the camp and sought refuge in Nakiloro Trading Centre, some 10 kilometres to Moroto town.
20:38
20:38

Patient Numbers Fueling Shortage of Pre-eclampsia Drugs at Kawempe Hospital 2

The disorder characterized by seizures and convulsions in a woman with high blood pressure in pregnancy is a potentially dangerous complication often results in serious or even fatal difficulties for both mother and baby.
20:04
20:04

Gov't Seeks to Suspend Delegates Conferences Ahead of 2021 Polls 1 2

The regulations seek to provide guidance on the conduct of meetings and elections at a time when the world is challenged with managing crowds in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
19:54
19:54

Police Fire Teargas to Disperse Ex Vice-President Gilbert Bukenya's Supporters 1

Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Patrick Onyango says that Prof. Bukenya used taxis to ferry people to his home without following the Ministry of Health guidelines on controlling the possible spread of coronavirus disease. Taxi's are only allowed to carry half of their capacity at the moment.
18:23
18:23

IPOD Members Engage EC on Conducting an Election with Integrity 5

Jimmy Akena, the president Uganda Peoples' Congress, says the Electoral Commission should engage different agencies of government and harmonies guidelines on how the road-map will be implemented.
18:09
18:09

Pictorial: Inauguration of Mbale City

On Thursday, the Local Government State Minister, Jenifer Namuyangu officially operationalized Mbale City and inaugurated its interim leaders.
18:05
18:05

Kiryandongo Police Asked to Halt Arbitrary Arrests of Lawyers 2 1 Top story

Addressing journalists at Makerere University Guest House on Thursday, Arthur Nsereko, the Coordinator NETPIL, says the interference of police in the work of lawyers violates the rights of persons to legal representation and sets a bad precedent for the country.
17:43
17:43

Widower Drags Kibuli Hospital to Medical Council for Negligence medical negligence 3

Raphael Omony told journalists shortly after delivering his petition to the council on Thursday that the hospital transfused the bleeding mother with a lot of blood, which affected her Pulmonary hypertension alias blood pressure.
17:37
17:37

President Museveni Assents to Four Electoral Laws 1 1

However, the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs said that President Yoweri Museveni declined to assent to the Local Government (Amendment) Bill.
17:36
17:36

Security Might Kill more Ugandans than COVID-19, Warns MPs 1 3

Members of Parliament want Government to prevail on errant security officials saying many Ugandans may die as a result of security brutality than of COVID-19.
17:20
17:20

Custodian Board Admits Selling Contested Property to Mukwano COSASE Sub-committe 1

The MPs have been specifically investigating how UNRA paid out 7 billion Shillings as compensation to Mukwano Industries to take over Plot 13/25 and Plot M30 Press House road.
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