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20:28

More than 1,000 Vendors Vacate Cerelendo Market in Gulu financial resources 1 2

After five years in the court, Justice Stephen Mubiru, the Resident Gulu High Court Judge issued a permanent injunction on May 9, 2019, restraining the vendors and their agents from interfering with Ojok's property rights.
20:16
20:16

Prolonged School Closures Spur Child Labour in Masaka 2 3

The mining sites of Kajuna, Kasaka and Butenzi in Buwunga sub county, Masaka district have lately registered an increase in the number of children involved in both artisan sand and clay extraction, and bricks laying as a source of survival.
19:19
19:19

Uganda Records Third COVID-19 Death 1 Top story

The Deceased, a 67-year-old male of Nigerian origin and resident of Kisenyi in Kampala died from Kiruddu Referral Hospital where he had been admitted with symptoms consistent with COVID-19.
17:58
17:58

Access to Maternal Health Services Increases At Nakaseke Hospital 1 5

According to the report for the year 2019/20 released by Doctor Bernard Okong the Medical Superintendent of Nakaseke Hospital, the facility registered 2792 deliveries and only two deaths. On average the district hospital handles 250 deliveries per month.
17:58
17:58

Banks Boost Customers’ Confidence in Insurance – Players 3 1

According to the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA), the industry regulator, premiums collected through bancassurance channels raised from 26 billion Shillings in 2018 to 53.6 billion Shillings in 2019. This accounted for 5.5 per cent contribution to the total premiums written in the year.
17:51
17:51

PWD Leaders Seek Change in Special Interest Groups Election Process 3 2

However, the Secretary for Masaka Disability Council John Bosco Lukwago argues that the process is marred by inconsistencies that do not provide a fair platform or even allow for equal participation of all persons with disabilities.
17:32
17:32

Private School Teachers in Mukono Opt for Casual Jobs for Survival 4 2

Micheal Matherere, a primary seven science teacher we found clearing a community road at Ttakajunge in Nama Sub County, together with five others, told URN that he has been involved in all kinds of work to support his family since the lockdown because his employer stopped remitting salaries during the same month that the schools were closed.
17:31
17:31

Environmental Activist Drops Presidential Bid 1 5

Addressing a press conference at Tropic Inn Hotel in Masaka town on Friday, Mugerwa noted that he has decided to rally behind the Kyadondo East MP and National Unity Platform-NUP leader Robert Kyagulanyi.
17:11
17:11

Mixed Feelings in Karamoja over New Constituencies 3

Ben Peter Loburo, the LC III chairperson of Iriiri Sub County in Napak district feels that the creation of more constituencies is a burden to a taxpayer. Loburo argues that the idea of the constituency was premised on a plan to draw geographical boundaries on the basis of the tribes in the area.
16:59
16:59

Widows Struggling with Orphans, NewBorns in Kasese IDP Camp single mothers 1 4

One of them is Robinah Musiime, a single mother of five who lost her husband two years ago. She sold off the family land in Kitholu for a commercial one in Kanyangeya to start farming. But her three-bedroomed house was recently submerged, and her garden, the single source of good washed away by floods.
16:53
16:53

Kalangala DPC Injured in Bar Fight COVID-19 Guidelines 1

Byamukama was hit on the head by some revellers whom he found in Mama Muwada's bar, Bugala Village in Kalangala town council.
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16:31

Crocodile Devours Fisherman in Nakasongola crocodile attack

It's reported that Zziwa met his death on Thursday night after he sneaked into the Lake Kyoga to lay fish traps along the shorelines. In the process, he was captured by a crocodile and eaten alive, according to Ronald Ssedinda, a fisherman at Kibuye Landing Site.
16:31
16:31

Makerere Shortlists Three for Deputy Vice Chancellor Race 1

After spending close to a year without a substantive Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of Finance and Administration, Makerere University has at last zeroed in on three candidates for the position.
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Mixed Reactions As Parliament Approves Immediate Operationalization of Soroti, Lira Cities Soroti City 7 1

On Thursday, the Minister of Local Government Raphael Magezi sought approval from Parliament to adjust the date of operation for the three cities to July 1 2020.
15:55
15:55

"I Escaped with Police Handcuffs to Save my Life" - Pallaso UGanda Police Force 2 1

The musician who is currently admitted at the Entebbe-based Albert Cook Hospital was initially accused of escaping with Police handcuffs, escaping from lawful custody, obstruction, inciting violence and doing a negligent act likely to spread an infection.
15:45
15:45

Six Month-Old Baby With Craniofacial Anomaly Gets UGX 5m for Surgery 2 4

St. Joseph’s Hospital in Wakiso together with the Rotary Club of Wakiso has mobilized funds to purchase a titanium plate which will be inserted in the baby’s face to act as the missing bone and support her non-functioning features.
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14:01

Namuganza Promises to Build NRM Women’s Resilience and Livelihood 1

Persis Namuganza the Minister of Lands and an aspirant for the second National Chairperson of the NRM has said her focus will be on the welfare of women and youth in the party.
13:59
13:59

Hope Fades as Multi-Million Rhino Camp Market Goes to Waste 3 3

The facility which was set up at a cost of 760 million shillings, under the North West Small Holder Agricultural Program, is rotting away after traders abandoned it and instead, created another market at Okubani, three kilometres from Rhino Camp trading centre.
13:28
13:28

Justice Ministry Blames Treasury for Failed Procurements JLOS 4 1

The Solicitor General Francis Atoke refused to accept blame for failing to absorb 148m that remained unspent at the end of the 2018/2019 financial year, he insisted that the fault lies with the treasury that failed to release the funds in time.
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13:08

Luweero Kadhi Asks Police Not to Selectively Enforce Covid-19 Guidelines COVID 19 1 3

Celebrating Eid-ul-Adha at Kasana mosque in Luweero town, Sheikh Ramadhan Mulindwa Nsanja the Luweero District Kadhi asked the Police not to selectively enforce the directives.
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