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21:42
21:42

FUFA to Pay UGX72 Million to Register Team for Challenge Cup in Ethiopia 1

Auka Gacheo, the Executive Director of the Council of East and Central African Football Associations (CECAFA) told URN that a decision was made during a meeting on March 11th that each member pays US$20,000 (UGX72,000) to participate in the Challenge Cup.
17:26
17:26

Museveni, Bobi Wine to 'Fight' for Audience in National Addresses Tonight President Museveni 6 5

President Yoweri Museveni and his political nemesis Robert Kyagulanyi will fight for audience of the 41 million Ugandans tonight. The two are set for dueling “national address”, at 8;00 pm this evening.
16:30
16:30

Karuma Residents who Fled Homes in February Tribal Clash, Call for Peace Karuma Town Council 3 6

On Saturday URN visited and traversed the area but discovered less than 50 people at Okweche Trading Centre where the incident occurred while the entire parts of the area looked abandoned with all houses under lock, grasses eating up the compounds and no footprints visible anywhere. Many domestic animals and poultry were seen roaming the area unattended to.
16:15
16:15

Three Children Perish in House Fire in Kiryandongo police 1

The incident occurred around 08:30pm on Saturday night in Panyadoli B Cell of Bweyale Town Council in Kiryandongo district.
16:10
16:10

Buwama NUP Man Praises his Abductors for Not Torturing Him 4 1

Abdu Rashid Nkinga who was abducted together with eight other people in Buwama town council of Mpigi district on January 8th this year was never heard of for more than two months throwing the community into assumption that he might have been murdered.
15:13
15:13

I Sell Books to Clear Medical Bills for Campaign Torture Injuries -Katumba 4

According to Katumba who never wanted to reveal detailed information about his health status and which hospital he attends for medication locally, on every visit he makes he spends between 500,000 to one million shillings, which he says is quite high.
14:30
14:30

Traders say Lwakhakha Border Market Works are Substandard 4 1

Sam Simiyu, the contractor says that traders at talking out of ignorance about what they agreed with the ministry of trade in the agreements.
14:17
14:17

50-year Old Hacked to Death in Luuka district 1

“The assailants who had covered their faces called out to grandfather who politely followed them, but I was shocked to find out that, he was killed,” his grandson Bosco Tirutya says.
14:00
14:00

Deputy IGP Warns RDCs, DPCs and Politicians on Aiding Illegal Logging 1

Without mentioning names, Lokech castigated the alleged involvement of some RDCs, DPCs and politicians who were using their positions to exploit and abate illegal logging of endangered tree species in the Acholi Sub region without recognizing the diverse impacts of environmental degradation.
13:47
13:47

Locals Attack Bishop over Revenue from Former Buwalasi PTC Properties 4

Patrick Gidudu the bishop of North Mbale diocese has dismissed the allegations of swindling any money, saying that those people are just aiming at tarnishing his name and that of the diocese. He adds that the college has its own account in names of Buwalasi PTC administered by Elisa Wasukila the principle and his executive board members where all the school monies collected in terms of levies on the properties go.
13:04
13:04

Elected MP Held on Allegation of Stealing a Phone paul nsubuga 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said the honourable Paul Nsubuga is suspected to have stolen a mobile phone, itel 5625 silver in colour worth 80,000 Shillings on 3rd June 2019 at Inseria Properties Nakasero, opposite Entebbe Road in the city center.
12:49
12:49

UGX 21BN Mbarara Market Construction Contract Extended Four Times 1 1

Construction of the 21 Billion Shillings market started in 2018 and was supposed to have been completed last year in January. However, completion was again extended to February 2020 and further until the end of January 2021.
12:34
12:34

Bududa Residents Hit by Scarcity of Vegetables As Prices Hike

The price for one head of cabbage has risen from 500 to 1000 and a sukuma wiki bundle which used to cost 200 Shillings now goes for at least 700 Shillings.
11:55
11:55

Kyotera Businessman Arrested over Kidnap of 2-year-old Boy for UGX80m Ransom 3

Sulaiti Mugabi, a prominent household items dealer, was arrested together with his mother and cousin. It is said that Mugabi masterminded the kidnap to get money from the boy’s parents in order to create other business branches.
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