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17:17
17:17

Heavy Rain Leaves Trail of Destruction, Injuries in Nwoya Purongo Sub County 2 1

The injured people are Charles Omona who suffered a broken leg, Justina Atim and Isaac Watmon who both sustained head injuries.
16:57
16:57

Kasese Woman Arrested for Stealing a 3-Week Baby 1

The Rwenzori East Regional police spokesperson Nelson Tumushime told Uganda Radio Network on Friday that Katusiime stole the baby from the parents on Wednesday at around 9:00 pm and disappeared with her to unknown destination.
16:44
16:44

Police Hunts Group Hurling Petrol Bombs on Vehicles in Kampala 1 2

The first incident was reported by one Shafic Mubiru, who was driving a vehicle registration number UAJ 320S. He was attacked along the railway crossing at Kireka Trading Centre by two juveniles who were moving on motorcycles amidst a traffic gridlock, on Thursday evening.
15:59
15:59

Bududa District to Return UGX 300M for Construction of Nakatsi Seed School 1

George William Wopuwa the Bududa Resident District Commissioner said it is so unfortunate that most of the district works are contracted from the centre which delays the delivery of services to the community.
15:12
15:12

UNBS Takes Standards to Innovative University Students 5

According to UNBS, the uptake of standards among manufacturers is still wanting and now they want to ensure that the upcoming manufacturers are supported and empowered to know the importance of standards.
14:55
14:55

Busia Man Arrested for Poisoning His Own 2 Month Baby 4

Akuku says that her husband Wandera arrived at the facility when medics had already immunized the baby. Upon his arrival, Wandera tricked Akuku by sending her to buy airtime of 500 shillings at the nearby mobile money agent shop and when Akuku left the him with the baby, Wandera gave the minor a drink of poison that he had come with in his pocket.
14:38
14:38

Woman Pins Husband for Kidnapping Daughter 3 1

On that day, Kwagala narrates that she left the girl in the house and ran to the shops but never found her home when she returned. Although she thought that she could have wandered in the neighbourhood, the child never returned and has never been found to this day.
14:02
14:02

Lira Timber Traders Petition Security Minister over Kidnapped Child. 1

In a letter dated 3rd May 2021, Moses Achobi the chairperson of the association asked the Ministry to send their experts to investigate the matter since the community are not satisfied with the way the case is being handled.
13:09
13:09

Judge Issues Criminal Summons Against Two Police Officers 2

The police officers, identified as Detective AIP Francis Katega and Corporal Viola Nambi, are currently attached to Kyengera and Kabalagala police stations respectively.
12:13
12:13

Uganda Requests for Yet Another Loan from IMF 1 1 Top story

The IMF spokesperson Gerry Rice says that Uganda requested a three-year loan arrangement. The loan could be in the range of USD 900 million which is roughly 3.1 trillion Uganda Shilling, according to the journalist who asked the question.
12:01
12:01

Kwania Dishes out Emyooga Cash to Beneficiaries 3 1

Emyooga was launched in August 2019 by President Museveni to spur a shift from subsistence to market-oriented production. The government set aside 260 billion Shillings to bankroll the program with each constituency meant to receive 560 million shillings
11:51
11:51

Butaleja Man Arrested over Brother's Murder

He said those who heard about the threats are the ones that pointed at Hamiya as the prime suspect leading to his arrest and that the case was registered at Nabiganda Police station
11:27
11:27

Kilembe Secondary School Students Strike over Teacher Absenteeism 4 1

Ernest Balizora the school head prefect says that the teachers have abandoned their responsibilities and it could affect the performance of the students.
11:22
11:22

Football Fraternity Excited as Museveni Honours Former Cranes Star Onyango President museveni 3 1

During a function held at the State House in Entebbe, Museveni and the Education and Sports Minister Janet Museveni honoured the former Cranes skipper and rewarded him with a Pajero Sport vehicle.
10:32
10:32

Church of Uganda Needs UGX 188M to Rehabilitate Bishop's House in Gulu 1 1

Bishop Johnson Gakumba of Northern Uganda disclosed in a recent interview with Uganda Radio Network that the Diocese is hopeful to lobby for funds for the refurbishment of the building.
10:14
10:14

District Leaders in Lango Ask Gov't to Reinstate Development Equalization Grant 3

Last month a circular from the Ministry of Finance was sent to Chief Administrative Officers across the country directing them not to include DDEG in their budget for the next financial year because the government is introducing the new Parish Development Model where funds will be sent directly to the parishes instead of sub-counties, effective July 1.
09:25
09:25

Masaka-Mbarara Road Accident Death Toll Rises to 15 Masaka hospital 1

According to Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson Muhamad Nsubuga, the deceased has been identified as Lydia Nakabubi. She is from the same family that lost three members in the accident, which claimed 14 lives on the spot, on Thursday morning.
09:02
09:02

Masaba Cultural Clans Endorse Jude Mike Mudoma for Umukuka 3 1

The move follows a reconciliation meeting between Gender Minister Frank Tumwebaze and two groups; One that initially endorsed Jude Mike Mudoma and another that had endorsed John Amram Wagabyalire as legitimate successors of Bob Mushikori, the former Umukuka who passed on recently.
08:13
08:13

Over 1000 Charcoal Bags Destroyed, Six Loggers Arrested in Lamwo 1 2

Lamwo Resident District Commissioner James Nabinson Kidega says that more than a thousand bags of charcoal, unburnt charcoal kilns and numerous makeshift camps were uncovered in the areas of Awenolwiyo East, Awenolwiyo and Bur lobo village in Lokung East Sub County.
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