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23:46
23:46

Bar Owners in Luwero Count Lossess COVID Pandemic 5 1

Violet Nansasi Kasasa the Manager of Biva Hotel in Luwero the town council says that by now she would have stocked over 50 crates of beer for sale on 31st and New Year day.
23:18
23:18

Pastor Ssenyonga Hosts 1,000 for End of Year Prayers COVID19 2 1

Pastor Jackson Ssenyonga said that 2020 will not be forgotten because of the covid-19 pandemic that disrupted the normal way of living.
22:56
22:56

Uganda Cranes to Open Against Hosts Cameroon in Pre-CHAN Mini Tournament 1

Uganda Cranes will face off with the Indomitable Lions in the Pre-CHAN mini Tournament opener that is scheduled in 1st of January 2021 at Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo Yaounde, Cameroon.
22:43
22:43

1,000 Workers Recruited to Avert Fire Outbreaks in Atiak Sugar Plantations Northern Uganda 1 1

Dan Kidega, the Chairman Board Atiak Sugar Plantation told URN on Thursday that the recruitment targets 1,000 causal workers across all the districts in Northern Uganda and that the exercise shall be conducted within five days starting on December 31st in a bid to save the remaining plantation.
18:42
18:42

Nancy Kalembe Promises to Revive Agricultural Sector Nancy Linda Kalembe 4 1

Kalembe, who is canvassing for votes on various media platforms in Kampala says agriculture contributes a lot to the of the country with at least 22 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) according to 2019 statistics and most of the population (60 % both formal and informal) deriving their livelihood from the sector.
18:36
18:36

Operation of Entebbe Hospital Oxygen Plant Delayed Due to High Power Voltage 5 6

Eng. George Otim, the Commissioner Health Services Infrastructure in the MOH says the contractor, Silverbacks Pharmacy Ltd has asked for time to get a voltage stabiliser to address the high power voltage challenge.
18:34
18:34

Ban on Campaigns in Selected Districts Could be Lifted-EC Church of Uganda 1 2

Paul Bukenya, the EC spokesperson says that the campaigns were suspended and they could be reinstated. He explains that they are open to having talks with all presidential candidates to find ways that the electoral process can continue the campaigns without exposing the electorate to COVID-19.
18:30
18:30

Motorcycle Thief Lynched in Namutumba District motorist 1

According to the police, Muuswa was a wanted man who had stolen over 20 motorcycles from the districts of Namutumba, Iganga, Bugweri, Jinja, Pallisa, Kibuku and Budaka in two years.
18:16
18:16

Police Constable in Namayingo District Arrested for Losing Gun Dennis Wakida 1

The gun an AK-47 with an unspecified number of live ammunition was stolen on Wednesday night while Wakida was out of the house to purchase food.
18:05
18:05

IGP Ochola Appoints Elly Womanya Deputy Director Human Resource 1

Womanya has been serving as head of Special Investigations Unit- SIU in Kireka.
17:05
17:05

Masaka Police Station Sealed off in Anticipation of Kyagulanyi's Visit 1

On Wednesday, more than 90 NUP supporters were arrested in Kalangala during Kyagulanyi’s campaign trail.
16:54
16:54

Justine Juuko Detained at Kitalya Prison arbitrary arrest 1 3

On Thursday, the Civil Division Court State Attorney Twinomugisha Mugisha told the court that Juuko was remanded to Kitalya prison for a month.
16:24
16:24

How Viable is Uganda’s Nuclear Power Plan? nuclear energy 2

“Companies that are planning new nuclear units are currently indicating that the total costs (including escalation and financing costs) will go up to $8,100 per kW which translates into $9 billion for each 1,100 MW plant. Currently, Uganda’s annual national budget is $11 billion.
15:57
15:57

Nawangwe Faults Gov't on Ventilator Scarcity Makerere university 2

According to health experts, at least five percent of the persons that have moderate to severe forms of the disease end up in need of a ventilator because they cannot breathe since their lungs are immersed in the fluid.
15:56
15:56

State Brutality is a Sign of Fear -Orthodox Bishop says 4 1

Bakubanja further likened the tensions to what happened during King Herod's time when Prophets announced the coming of a new King who was to take over his throne.
15:31
15:31

Acholi Leaders Call for Dialogue to Avert Fire Outbreaks in Atiak Sugar Plantations LOP Betty Aol Ocan 2 3

Since 2018, more than five fire outbreaks at the sugar plantation have been recorded with several thousands of acres of sugar cane destroyed.
15:24
15:24

Kisoro RDC, NRM Chairman Bicker over Party’s Fading Support 2 8

Mateke, who is also, the State Minister for Regional Affairs accuses Mugisha of using foul language and creating animosity among residents, costing the party the enormous support it previously enjoyed in the border district.
14:53
14:53

Bishop Calls for End of 'Handout Projects' in Karamoja 2

According to him, the handouts have made the Karimojong think about themselves as the poorest community, whose only job is to beg for help. And, because of this mindset, the majority of the population endures begging despite owning hundreds of livestock.
14:32
14:32

Two Lake Edward Kidnap Victims Were Killed- Survivor Fishermen 3 7

The said operatives kidnapped 10 fishermen in the wee hours of August 2, 2020, and later placed a four million Shillings bounty for their release. The fishermen included David Mucunguzi, Innocent Twinomujuni, Shabul Nabasa, Jackson Tumuhamye, Benjamin Tusasibwe, Nicholas Sunday, Kenneth Kabasharira, Nicholas Tumwesigye, Patrick Bwiho and Jackson Musinguzi.
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