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16:06
16:06

Kenyan Govt Asks Court to Dismiss Mabirizi's Application in Maize Case Kenya ban on maize 1

According to the Government of Kenya, the rules of the East African Court state that a document may be expunged from the court record if for stance it may prejudice or delay the fair trial, is an abuse of court process or is scandalous; But to them, Mabirizi doesn't show how he will be prejudiced if their defense is maintained on the court record.
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.
15:55
15:55

Court Dismisses Soroti City West Election Petition Soroti High Court 1 1

The petition was filed by Anne Ameco and another on grounds that the election was not conducted in accordance with the principles laid down in the provisions of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, the Parliamentary Act, as amended and the Electoral Commission Act.
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.
15:15
15:15

Gov't Appeals Against UGX 75m Court Award to MP Francis Zaake 2 2

Zaake was in April last year held at Mityana Police Station, the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence headquarters in Mbuya, and at the Special Investigations Unit in Kireka, from where he was transferred to the Japan-Uganda Friendship Hospital in Naguru and later to Kiruddu Hospital in Makindye with bruises which allegedly resulted from torture while in custody. He was released on April 29, 2020, on police bond.
14:41
14:41

Shumuk Blocked from Amending Nakawa West Election Petition 2

In his ruling today, Judge Isaac Muwata said there is no law that allows the court to extend the time to file, let alone amend, an election petition that has already been filed
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 5 1

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.
13:47
13:47

30 Arrested For Leading Strike in Jinja City operation 1

Joel Wambedde, a resident of Namulesa cell says that most residents were angered after noticing that some of the masterminds of illegal power connections in their area were the ones leading UMEME operations.
13:30
13:30

Gov't Slashes COVID-19 Testing Fees, Takes over Service at Airport Ministry of Health

The health ministry had accredited three laboratories to carry out testing at the Airport. The three; Test and Fly, Safari and Same Day laboratories were charging USD 65 (229,000 Shillings) for every test conducted. However, the government has since resolved to reduce the cost to USD 30 105,000 Shillings.
13:11
13:11

Radiotherapy Slows Down as Mulago Closes Cancer Machine for Servicing new cancer machine 3

This TrueBeam machine which treats about 70 patients on a daily basis is just a year old having been installed in August 2020. It was procured by the government at USD 4 million, and it's more preferred by both doctors and patients than the Cobalt 60.
13:03
13:03

Hoima City Earmarks UGX700M to Revamp Defunct Garbage Recycling Plant 2 2 Top story

Sylivia Nalumaga, the Hoima City Deputy Mayor says that they have earmarked Shillings 700 million under the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructural Development-USMID program to fix all the anomalies at the garbage recycling plant so that it can become operational.
12:41
12:41

CID Orders Probe Into Hospitals Overcharging Patients, Detaining Bodies 1 1 Top story

In his internal Memo titled ‘Overcharging patients and other forms of misconduct by private health care providers’ Katto indicates that the practice of overcharging patients and holding them plus dead bodies is not only illegal but inhuman and should be stopped.
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.
11:34
11:34

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.
11:03
11:03

Rotary Gets Nod for Outstanding Community Service in Uganda 5 2

Government Chief Whip Thomas Tayebwa says that Rotary Clubs have proposed solutions to problems faced by the country’s communities, providing life-saving equipment, birth kits, support to pregnant women and children under five, a great contribution to the developement of the health sector in Uganda over the years.
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.
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