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21:12
21:12

Court Blocks MUK from Disqualifying Guild Presidential Candidate Henry Byansi 2 1

However, Justice Baguma has restrained Makerere University and Kabumbuli from cancelling the nomination certificate of Nalukwago that was already issued by the Guild Electoral Commission until the determination of the main case.
20:08
20:08

Gov't Bans Flights To and From India Ministry of Health 2 1

Health Minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng told journalists on Friday that Uganda has so far recorded one case of the Indian strain of the COVID-19 virus that is feared to be lethal. She said starting tomorrow only those Ugandans who have been in India for treatment and the nationals that will be allowed back in the country. The ban also affects travelers that have traveled through India in the last 14 days.
19:36
19:36

Finance Slashes Parish Development Model Funds to 200 Billion Parliament 5 1 Top story

The Ministry of Finance has revised downwards the funds for parish development model from 490 billion shillings to 200 billion shillings.
18:06
18:06

Gov't Delivers 900,000 Vaccine Dozes for FMD 3 1

The government targets to vaccinate at least 3 million head of cattle by the end of the exercise, out of the total national cattle stock of 14.8 million, according to State Minister for Animal Husbandry, Bright Rwamirama. Minister Rwamirama is worried that the quarantines might take longer than planned because of failure by officials and farmers to respect the guidelines.
17:34
17:34

MoH Recognizes Soroti Medics for Successful Siamese Twins Operation Minister Helen Adoa 2 1

A team of medics led by Dr Joseph Epodoi, the Consultant Surgeon successfully separated conjoined twins comprising one live twin and another dead twin. The twin girls had been delivered by caesarean birth at Amuria District Hospital to Joyce Alinga, a resident of Aujongor Village, Obalanga Sub County in Kapelebyong district.
17:07
17:07

Trained Specialists Graduate from Uganda Heart Institute Ministry of Health 2 1

Previously, doctors who wanted to specialize in heart care had to travel abroad at a total cost of 400 Million Shillings.
16:32
16:32

One Killed as Minibus Rams into Immigration Office Perimeter Wall Kampala-Jinja Road 1 3

According to eyewitnesses, the Isuzu minibus registration number UAW-298N that was heading to the city centre lost control and rammed into the wall of the Internal Affair Ministry. It also knocked two people who were riding on a motorcycle registration number UES-978X.
16:09
16:09

Judge Excuses Self From Entebbe Expressway Murder Case 1

Before Taremwa could take a plea in the case, Justice Kwesiga said that he could not hear the case due to a conflict of interest. He explained that the deceased Nteireho was a son to one of the clients he represented during private practice.
15:53
15:53

I Won't Negotiate with Museveni to Free Our People-Kyagulanyi 3 2 Top story

It’s exactly four months since security forces rounded up and arrested members of Kyagulanyi's campaign team while in Kalangala district where he had gone to look for votes ahead of the presidential election in January 2021.
15:30
15:30

Chinese Contractor Loses UGX114M to Theft, Vandalism 2 1

The equipment worth over 32,000 US dollars that were stolen includes 23 gate valves, 18 adapters flanges, 6 T-flanges and 8 taper flanges while 9 manhole inspection covers have since been vandalized by yet unknown people.
15:13
15:13

Ugandan Trucker Beaten to Comma, 6 Kenyans Kidnapped in South Sudan 1

The victims have only been identified as Mohammed, the driver of truck registration KBS 735W with his turn-man; Abdirizak the driver of KBM 742R, Shueb who was driving truck registration SSD 512S and Abdillahi and his co-driver, they were aboard KBT 720J truck.
14:59
14:59

Crimean Congo Fever Reported in Kyangwali Refugee Settlement Area health officials 1

Dr Nicholas Kwikiriza, the Kikuube District Health officer-DHO confirmed the outbreak of the disease in an interview with Uganda Radio Network on Friday afternoon. This came after a 16-year old girl, a refugee and resident of Musiinsa A Village in the Kyangwali Refugee settlement area tested positive for the disease on April 28, 2021.
14:52
14:52

Farmers in Acholi Raise Concern over Dilapidated Produce Stores Amuru Town Council 1 2

Several stores across the eight districts in the region are non-functional or their roofs were blown out by violent storms.
14:37
14:37

UWA Needs USD 13m to Relocate Rhinos from Ziwa Sanctuary Rhino Fund Uganda 2 1

This followed a land wrangle between Ziwa Rhino and Wildlife Ranches (ZRWR), the owners of the 16,000 acres of land where Rhinos are being bred and Rhino Fund Uganda who are managing the sanctuary. Capt Joseph Charles Roy, the proprietor of Ziwa Rhino & Wildlife Ranches has since ordered Rhino Fund Uganda to vacate the land.
14:23
14:23

Senior Police Officers in Aswa River Region Reshuffled 1

In the reshuffle, SSP Nachuha Damali from the Counter Terrorism (CT) takes over as the Regional Police Commander (RPC) Aswa River Region, SP Ivan Daki Apollo from course starts duty as the District Police Commander (DPC) Gulu, SP Bindeeba Dickens the former DPC has been taken to the police headquarters at the Joint Operations Command (JOC).
13:57
13:57

Minister Rukutana Acquitted of Attempted Murder Charges 2 1

Rukutana was arrested with three of his bodyguards from his home in Kagugu in Rushenyi county, a day after the National Resistance Movement -NRM party primaries on September 4, 2020. He had been accused of shooting his rivals’ agent Dan Rweburingi and damaging property among others, and subsequently charged for the same.
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13:46

120 Days, No Bail for NUP Detainees! Families say It’s Heartbreaking 4 1

Birabwa Goretti, a mother of three whose husband Murusha Bashir is among those still in detention says she is a housewife. Her husband was the sole breadwinner of the family, and since his detention, they have not paid rent. “Every week, I keep pleading with the landlord that he is about to be released,” Biraba said in an interview.
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13:25

Kiruhura Town Council Veterinary Officer Arrested For Flouting FMD Directives 3

Kiruhura LCV Chairperson, Rev Samuel Katugunda, says that Muheirwe was given two bulls from Kashongi to take to the government ranch in Kiruhura town council, but instead took them to an unknown place.
12:36
12:36

Three Burnt To Death, Four Others Hospitalized in Suspected Arson Attack 2

The deceased have been identified as Irene Nangobi, Esther Naigaga and Amos Ndaye who had visited the father in law Edward Ssekandi the LC II Chairperson for Kabanyi parish in Bamunanika Sub County.
12:34
12:34

Growing Human Needs Threatening Survival of Chimpanzees 4 2 Top story

The chimps live in or outside mainly tropical rain forests and woodlands located in Western Uganda such as Bugoma, Budongo, and Kibale among others There are also 25 individual chimpanzees that have been identified in Otzi Central Forest Reserve in West Nile, another habitat for the eastern chimpanzee.
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