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23:09
23:09

CID Report Pins UPDF Soldiers for Killing Adjumani Driver 1

A report by the head of general crimes department at Criminal Investigations Directorate- CID, Francis Olugu, has revealed that Capt Tonny Olinga, his two juniors Pte Morris Oloya and Pte Lovis Okello killed the driver, Vincent Opiyo because he resisted their commander’s extortion plans.
22:51
22:51

Airtel Uganda Gets 20 Year National License

Under the terms of the license Airtel Uganda has paid USD 74.6 million which includes VAT of USD 11.4 million.
22:38
22:38

Health Ministry Wants Tumbiza Song Banned Ministry of Health 1

The health ministry says they want the song banned because it misinforms the public about COVID-19.
21:57
21:57

URA Defeats KCCA FC 2-1 in UPL Match 1

KCCA’s loss to URA is their second defeat of the season. Last week, they were defeated by SC Villa 2:1 at Bombo Military barracks grounds
21:30
21:30

Police Battles FDC Supporters in Jinja City street 2

Despite the heavy police and UPDF deployment across the roundabout, Amuriat beat security to access Jinja's trading centers of Walukuba ward and Masese roadside markets.
18:14
18:14

Law Society Demands Accountability for COVID Expenditure 4

Speaking at the launch of the Rapid Legal Response and Emergency Support Policy by the Network of Legal Interest Lawyers at Golden Tulip Hotel, Nabasa thus concluded that corruption is one of the human rights violations that should be fought.
17:29
17:29

Amuriat Vows to Ban Sugar Importation to Save Ugandan Cane Farmers POA 2 3

Amuriat told the people of Kasokoso in Lugazi Municipality of Buikwe district that whenever the government insists on importing cheap sugar exempted from taxes, local production deteriorates leaving out growers stuck with cane rotting in their plantations.
16:46
16:46

Minister Onek's Opponent Quits Palabek MP Race 2 1

The electoral Commission Returning Officer for Lamwo district Samuel Olet confirmed to URN that he received Lakidi’s letter of withdrawal from the parliamentary bid and his wish has been granted.
16:23
16:23

LCI Chairperson in Gulu, Seven Others Jailed for Arson Gulu High Court

Prosecution led by Jerome Engena alleged that the eight on May 21st 2019 burnt down 51 huts and injured several domestic animals from Kati Kati ‘C’ village, Oitino Parish in Bungatira Sub County in Gulu district during a revenge attack.
16:15
16:15

Workers' MP Lyomoki Ejected From Parliament Sitting 2 1

Unimpressed by what she saw as mere campaign gimmicks, the Speaker then directed the Sergeant at Arms to eject Lyomoki from the Chambers accusing him of playing to the gallery given the campaign period.
16:01
16:01

EC Officials Train on Handling Digital Tallying Equipment 2

Dr. Stella Nyanzi, Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Kampala Woman MP Candidate, said the use of technology will ensure political equity among stakeholder’s, accuracy, consistency and quality results.
15:52
15:52

Lamwo Ayuu Alai Sugarcane Out-growers Cooperatives Society Starts Operations 3 2

Mohamoud Mohammed, the Executive Director of Horyal Holdings Investment Limited; the company undertaking the sugarcane production project says formal operationalization of the cooperative society follows a successful verification exercise of beneficiaries conducted by government and the district.
15:37
15:37

Lira Street Vendors Protest Their Planned Eviction street vending 7 1

Amanda Ngabirano, the chairperson National Physical Planning Board, says street vending inconveniences pedestrians and tasked the city authorities to ensure the vendors are evicted.
15:00
15:00

NRM Mobilizers in Greater Masaka Worried About Unfulfilled Pledges, Brutal Fishing Operations 4 1

Theodore Ssekikubo, Lwemiyaga County Member of Parliament in Sembabule district, says some of the striking concerns in the area include an unfulfilled pledge to women and youth associations, value addition facilities for agricultural produce, longstanding unresolved land disputes involving political bigwigs and poor social service delivery among others.
14:57
14:57

9 Million Vaccine Doses for Covid-19 Arrive in March 2021 - PM Rgunda Covid-19 vaccine 2 1

Rugunda said that government through the Ministry of Health has worked with the international community and that 9 million doses have been ordered and that they expect them to arrive around March.
14:43
14:43

Five Men Sentenced to Five Years for Stealing Cattle in Gulu 1

Prosecutor Jerome Angena told court that the accused persons stole 25 heads of cattle on April 7th of this year from Homa Farm located in Paicho Sub –County in Gulu district.
14:24
14:24

Mabirizi Seeks to Block Gen Lokech’s Appointment as D'IGP UPDF 1 1

Male Mabirizi has written to the clerk of Parliament Jane Kibirige asking her to block the appointment of General Paul Lokech who has been appointed the Deputy Inspector General of Police on grounds that it is an illegality.
14:17
14:17

Kyaburere Primary School in Sorry State 6 1 Top story

Mujuni says they have severally informed Rukungiri district education department, their area Member of Parliament and well-wishers about the situation of the school but none of them has come to the rescue of innocent Ugandans in the school.
14:03
14:03

Defectors Accuse NUP of Tribalism, Corruption, Gender Discriminating, Join NRM Paicho Sub County 2

They denounced their allegiance to the NUP, handed over their party cards to leadership of the ruling party through Bosco Odoch Olak, the Head of NRM Campaign and Mobilization for Northern Uganda.
13:51
13:51

Why More Ugandans are Contesting for Parliamentary Seats 2021 elections 5 1 Top story

Henry Muguzi from the Alliance for Campaign Finance Monitoring (ACFIM) says that over the past years, a lot of things have happened on the political arena. H says politics is more paying compared to other sectors in the country, making it the most attractive for anyone who wants to make money.
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