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19:57
19:57

KCCA Needs UGX 30bn to Compensate Ndeeba Market Vendors 7

KCCA was sued for illegal eviction and destruction of property. The court faulted KCCA for conducting the eviction on land they don’t own and awarded the vendors damages of 30 Billion Shillings.
18:53
18:53

Rotary International President Pledges to Aid Long Distance Learning Makerere University 1 1

Today, as he concluded his three-day visit to Uganda, the Rotary International President Shekar Mehta pledged partnership with the government of Uganda to support distance learning through raising resources to procure supportive equipment like radios and televisions. He was addressing journalists after a visit to Makerere University which hosts one of the seven Rotary Peace Centres across the World.
18:45
18:45

Operation on Illegal Power Connections Paralyzes Business in Kumi Kumi Municipality 2 3

During the operation, more than 100 business premises were closed as the owners fled on seeing UMEMEM staff accompanied by the police. At
18:29
18:29

Health Centre IV Theaters Dormant in Isingiro District 4 1

Isingiro District Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Martin Yiga says that the district is struggling to attract personnel in this medical discipline to run theatres in Nyamuyanja and Rugaga Health centre IV.
18:27
18:27

KCCA Executive Committee Wants Sickle Cell Fund Established in Memory of BMK 4

During a council sitting on Wednesday at the Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA hall, Deputy Lord Mayor Doreen Nyanjura presented to the council a resolution by the City Executive Committee-CEC to establish a fund to support people living with Sickle Cell and promote sensitization about the condition.
17:42
17:42

Delayed Completion of UGX 22.8Bn Water Project Irks Kagadi Residents 3 2

Construction works of the 22.8 Billion Shillings water project that is also funded by African Development Bank-ADB through the Water Supply and Sanitation Program Phase II (WSSP II) was expected to be completed in one year.
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16:23

Two Remanded for Trafficking Baby to South Sudan SIU Kireka 1 1 Top story

The Mwanga Grade One magistrate, Timothy Lumunye charged the accused with 2 counts of attempted trafficking in persons and conspiracy to commit an offence.
16:01
16:01

Price Fluctuations Perturbs Tea Growers in Kabarole 1 4

Yonasani Nyakahuma, a tea grower in Hakibale Sub County has called on government intervention to help them provide a substantive market to curb the ever-changing Market prices of green tea leaves.
15:39
15:39

Kazinga Channel Ferry Services Temporarily Suspended, Again 1 1

UNRA started providing ferry services across the channel in June this year, following the temporary closure of the Kazinga Channel Bridge along the Kasese-Katunguru-Ishaka road for emergency rehabilitation works. But the ferry has since been having technical faults.
14:27
14:27

Nivana Water Joins FUFA Sponsors Uganda Cranes 2 2

Addressing journalists at FUFA House in Mengo, Magogo said the company will also provide all the nine national teams with their products for the three-year period of their sponsorship.
14:08
14:08

Over 2,000 Doses Of Cholera Vaccines Unutilized As Busia Residents Shun Vaccination 1 5

Dr. Mathias Wabwire Panyako, the Busia district health officer, says that the vaccination campaign was targeting people who got the first dose in December last year.
12:27
12:27

Uganda’s Historical Artifacts to be Repatriated from England 1

The artifacts were collected by the British missionary John Roscoe in the late-nineteenth century, who was in the Kingdom of Buganda collecting ethnographic objects and operating partly under the direction of the Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. According to Peterson, some of them were acquired with the aid of Katikkiro Apollo Kaggwa.
12:17
12:17

Dwelling Places, Mengo Help 280 Children to Access Learning Materials Buganda Kingdom 5

Hamza Ssempala, one of the children who was selling things on the streets, says that the project has changed his life and that of his mother tremendously. He now has access to books, coaching, and his mother is empowered financially.
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KCCA Rejects Proposal By Mildmay to Conduct Routine COVID-19 Screening in Arcades 1 1 Top story

“This is in a bid to limit the spread of COVID 19 through early detection of the infection of the infection which protects patients and counterparts through early intervention,” reads the letter.
10:46
10:46

Hailstorm Wreaks Havoc in Rukungiri 1 Top story

Allan Muhwezi, another victim says that poverty is lurking at their doors because, without food, development becomes difficult and hard. According to Muhwezi, the hailstorm seriously affected his 4-acre coffee plantation.
07:57
07:57

Health Ministry Considering Setting Up Another Referral Hospital in Eastern Region 2 2

Mbale Hospital which has a bed capacity of 400 patients, currently admits close to 600 patients. The hospital is meant to serve 16 districts from Bukedi North and South, Elgon and Sebei sub regions
07:36
07:36

I Have Failed To Find My Husband Eleven Months After Arrest- Wife 1 3

Rehema Nanyonjo 39, says that the security operatives dressed in military uniform picked up her husband Micheal Ssemuddu and resident of Masanafu Kinoonya zone from a shop at Kumunaku in Lubaga Division on November 21, 2020, where they found him seated.
06:54
06:54

UPDF to Probe LDU Recruitment Exercise , Flavia byekwaso 1 2

Brig. Flavia Byekwaso, the UPDF Spokesperson says that they have received several complaints from Nakasongola, Kole, Butaleja and Butambala districts where some of the applicants were not recruited.
06:15
06:15

Education Ministry Investigating Closure of Gulu Clinical School Gulu City 1 2

Dr Safina Museene, the Commissioner in –charge of Health Education and Training at the Ministry of Education and Sports says a team of officials from the Ministry are in Gulu City to investigate the circumstance leading to the closure of the college and also find an amicable solution.
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06:02

Kasese Catholic Diocese Celebrates 60 Years of Priesthood of Bishop Emeritus Nkaijanabwo 2 4

Bishop Nkaijanabwo is remembered for opening up many catholic schools, encouraging young women to become nuns among others.
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