Breaking

Archive

Dec 2020 44 results
19:16
19:16

Wakiso Residents Alarmed Over Poor State Of Access Roads. Wakiso Sub County 4

Local leaders say they have approached several district authorities requesting them to work on their road and they were assured that it would be done, but nothing was done.
18:58
18:58

High-risk Mbale Never Got Gov't Masks, Even RDC Wonders Why 3

Ahmed Sebutinde, a truck driver in Mbale City says that government Promised to give all citizens face masks to curb the spread of the Covid-9 but they kept on waiting in vain. He said that anyone who puts on government face masks in Mbale City is probably not a native of the area.
18:49
18:49

Gen Lokech Regrets Slapping Senior Lady Traffic Officer, Blames Her 1 3

He, however, used the same podium to give his version of the incident. In his explanation, the soft-spoken Lokech sounded like the traffic officer was the one in wrong blaming her for having ‘exhibited unprofessionalism’. He, however, notes that he has since forgiven and now ready to mentor young officers to the right path.
18:34
18:34

Customers Defy COVID-19 SOPs in Christmas Rush Shopping Lira Main Market 5 2

Barros Odongo, a butcher at Lira main market, said most of their customers were not observing the SOPs, adding that it was very hard to force them to since most of them walk away when asked about face masks.
18:24
18:24

Gomba Residents Brave Teargas, Live Bullets to Receive Their Son Kyagulanyi 4 2

At Kabulassoke township where the police again mounted armored vehicles to prevent Kyagulanyi and his entourage to reach Maddu town council where he had planned his main rally of the day, Kyagulanyi addressed his supporters amidst tear gas, live bullets and water splashed by the police armored vehicles.
18:13
18:13

Panic as Gilbert Olanya's Aide is Assaulted 1 4 Top story

Opoka’s brother, who only identified himself as Emmanuel told URN that some people called his brother shortly after parking an ambulance registration number UBA 75 U belonging to Gilbert Olanya in his compound.
18:11
18:11

Lack of Storage for Drugs, Water, Messing up Buhesi Health Centre lack of drugs

Best Kusemererwa, the Acting officer in-charge says the facility receives between 30 to 50 patients per day, which is beyond its human resource capacity.
17:57
17:57

Kadaga Upset by Delayed Appointment of Human Rights Commission Chairperson Uganda Law Society 6 1

Since the previous chairperson of Uganda Human Rights Commission Medi Kaggwa passed away in November last year, no replacement has been appointed, even as the Speaker of Parliament has reminded the president several times
17:49
17:49

NRM Candidates Decry Pressure from Independents 1 3

Wills Mbabazi Bamwesigye, the Masaka City NRM Mayoral candidate, says the independents are confusing their members in the area and splitting the party support.
17:25
17:25

Gen. Kyanda Orders AFALU Off FPU Operations county 2 2

Gen. Kyanda explained that AFALU is not accountable to anyone and their excesses are blamed on the Fisheries Protection Unit personnel who in most cases not aware of their unscrupulous operations.
17:03
17:03

Media Council Shaming Uganda with its Order to Re-register Journalists - Katumba 1 2

Presidential Candidate John Katumba the Media Council's Order To re-register journalists ahead of the elections not only brings shame to Uganda but also distorts the positive achievements the country has made
16:45
16:45

COVID-19 Breaks Bafumbira's Tradition of Travelling to Village for Christmas 2 3 Top story

George William Ruhindi Nsababeera, a resident of Mulago 3 Kifumbira and one of the organizers of the Christmas trips, says they tried looking for people who would travel in early December and failed. He says they decided to give up after realising people would not travel as usual and leave whoever wants to travel go on their own.
16:44
16:44

Meat Prices Hiked in Mukono Ahead of Christmas Day 1 2

Prices have increased from 12,000 Shillings to between 15,000 to 17,000 Shillings a kilo, depending on the location of the selling point. According to butchers in Mukono municipality, their target was slaughtering about 100 cows but have only managed to slaughter 40 cowsnand 15 goats compared to last year when they slaughtered 90 cows and 20 goats.
16:34
16:34

St. Paul Church of Uganda Katakwi Needs over Sh500M 8 1

The Anglican Church is in dire need of over Sh. 500m to complete St. Paul's church in Katakwi which has been under construction since 2015 and the building works have stalled at roofing levels yet they need roofing for it to be functional next year.
16:20
16:20

Dr. Obuku Pledges to Establish Worker’s Treatment Center 1 Top story

Speaking to reporters during the launch of the workers manifesto in Mulago Hospital, Obuku said many workers get injured while on duty but their employers do not adequately compensate them in order to meet the medical expenses.
16:03
16:03

City DJ Seeks a Million Dollars over MAMA Awards Advert

The 2017 UGMix Maestro DJs Award Winner says he is not among the nominees, performers or organizers and organizers have never sought his consent before adopting his content and image in the said advert something which amounts to infringement of copyright.
16:01
16:01

Witchdoctor Survives Lynching after Failing to Remove Charms 1

Sam Olal, an eye witness, says the residents roughed up Katumba and started assaulting him. It took the intervention of the local leaders to rescue Katumba and hand him over to police.
15:55
15:55

Kenya Allows Uganda to Export 90,000 Tons of Sugar

It was also agreed that the Kenyan government would immediately post trade facilitation officers within Uganda to gather information, monitor and confirm that Uganda exports into Kenya are wholly obtained from Ugandan factories.
15:47
15:47

Three Nominated For Wakiso District Workers Councillors. 2

According to the Wakiso district Electoral Commission returning officer Tolbert Musinguzi, the duly nominated candidates include Amina Nalugya who stood for the post of female Councilor on an NRM party ticket and passed through unopposed, Juma Mwamula on an NRM ticket for the post of direct male Councillor and Nyangu Henry Kajubi, an Independent.
15:29
15:29

Gulu Opens 2 More COVID-19 Treatment Centres with 2,000 Beds Capacity Covid-19 in Gulu

Until the new development, Gulu had a single treatment centre for COVID-19 at the Gulu Regional Referral Hospital which has a capacity of only twelve beds yet serving the eight districts of Acholi Sub Region.
Dec 2020 44 results