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19:20
19:20

Police Impounds 200 Motorcycles in Kampala Police Force 1 2

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says most of the motorcycles were impounded along Kampala–Jinja road, Northern bypass, and Bombo road in Wandegeya, city center and other parts of Wakiso areas.
17:33
17:33

Kotido on Alert Over Suspected Cholera Outbreak MoH 2

Dr. Acar says a Cholera Response Taskforce has been formed to oversee management and control of the disease.
17:16
17:16

KACITA Mobilises Arcade Operators to Reopen 1 1 Top story

Evaristo Kayondo, the Chairperson KACITA, says that they decided to take a bold step to reopen the arcade since government hasn’t heeded to their ultimatum.
16:56
16:56

Bweyogerere-Bukasa Stage Chairperson Arrested for Attempted Suicide

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, says Bogere staged in front of City Hall with a five liter jerrycan of petrol and match box with intentions of setting himself ablaze to protest a ban by Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA on taxis without route charts on Burton Street.
16:39
16:39

PAC Expels Kyambogo Officials For Appearing Without University Secretary Kyambogo University 1 3

Nandala argued that it was illegal for the meeting to proceed without Okello who is the accounting officer of the institution.
15:48
15:48

Karangura Sub County Residents Protest Reallocation of Seed School Funds Richard Rwabuhinga 2

Rwabuhinga explained to URN in an interview that government's plan is to construct a secondary school in each sub county in the country. He says as far as the council is concerned, St Joseph's Karangura Secondary school is complete and they cannot add it more funds.
14:36
14:36

Nyanzi, Students Arrested Over Makerere Student Death Protest Dr Stella Nyanzi 1 1

This morning, Dr. Stella Nyanzi staged opposite the Gate of parliament together with Obed Kwoboth chanting “We want Justice for Tegu”.
13:58
13:58

Salon Operators in Rukungiri Storm RDC’s Office Dan Kaguta

The over 116 operators complained about the unfair distribution of relief food though they were also named as a vulnerable group by the President at the time he announced a nationwide lockdown as a way of crumbling down the spread of the corona virus disease in the county.
13:51
13:51

No Relief As Electricity Charges Remain Unchanged ERA 1

ERA announced today that between July and September 2020, ordinary Ugandans classified as domestic users will pay 750.9 Shillings per unit of electricity they use. This is the same price as what Ugandans paid between April and June 2020.
12:57
12:57

Poor Management of Medical Waste Irks Communities in Bukomansimbi 2 2

Joseph Sseruuma, a resident of Kasota village says a lot of medical waste that includes among others; cotton wool, gloves, syringes and needles, gauze pads, razor blades and other solid medical wastes are accumulating in swamps where they pose serious threats to residents. He says there are people who use the cover of darkness to dump waste in Kyojja swamp.
12:36
12:36

Kitgum Municipality MP Aspirant Apprehended For Holding Illegal Assembly 3

Kitgum Resident District Commissioner, William Komakech, says police acted on a tip off by residents who complained that the meeting had attracted crowds in their vicinity.
12:02
12:02

New Swarm of Desert Locusts Destroys Crop Gardens in Moroto MAAIF 1 3

The last invasion comes at a time when crops are still on farms raising fears of massive destruction by the locusts. Uganda Peoples Defence Forces -UPDF teams are already on the ground, using aerial spray to kill the insects.
11:27
11:27

Nansana Mayor, Councilors Clash Over Exemption Tax exemption 3

Hussein Kivumbi Balinnya, the Gombe Division LC III Councilor wonders how the mayor expects to raise funds to carry out key activities such as waste management, which are not financed by the Central government.
06:18
06:18

Countries Advised to Change Tax Systems amid COVID Uncertainty

IMF Deputy Director, Fiscal Affairs Department, Victoria Perry says that the IMF has made emergency COVID-19 funding available, particularly to those countries with developing economies. This includes some USD 250 billion issued in the form of financial assistance and debt service relief, to some 77 member countries as a short term measure in response to the pandemic.
06:08
06:08

Woman Arrested for Killing Own Newborn Baby in Nwoya Nwoya District 1

Apiyo's relatives became suspicious when she returned home with no child and no pregnancy. However, she declined to respond to any of the queries raised by her family members, until the pressure was mounted on her prompting her to confess to killing the baby.
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