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23:38
23:38

Seth Wambede Retains Mbale North Seat In Parliament 3 1

Lady Justice Kavuma ruled that the petitioner did not satisfy court with enough evidence to support his allegation that there was preticking of ballots.
21:06
21:06

Gender Based Violence: 27 Women Raped in Amudat GBV 2

Joyce Alungat, the Chairperson of Women’s Network Amudat explains that the rapists killed their victims with the purpose of defeating justices for their heinous crime. She said that the rapists killed the women in Karita, a cosmopolitan area along the Uganda- Kenya border area.
21:00
21:00

Karamoja, Busoga most affected by Trachoma World Sight Day 3

Karamoja and Busoga sub regions still record the highest number of people suffering from trachoma, a disease that has largely been defeated in other parts of the country. This according to a report by the ministry of health.
19:20
19:20

Oil Curse Or No Curse : Life Is Changing in Hoima and Buliisa Districts resource curse 1 Top story

While the discovery of oil and gas in the Albertine has raised fear of a likely resource curse , some residents in Hoima and Buliisa districts say they are witnessing some transformation even before oil comes out of the ground.
18:44
18:44

BUSIA CAO, RDC, Other Senior Officials Admitted After Food Poisoning 4

They ate the suspected food during the independence prayer breakfast held on Friday at the district headquarters. The food was supplied by a to hotel in Busia town.
18:29
18:29

Vendors in Fort Portal City Exempted from Daily Dues 5 1

According to the Fort Portal City Mayor Edison Asaba, the daily dues being paid by the vendors are a form of extortion meant to frustrate the marginalized city dwellers from growing their small scale businesses.
17:29
17:29

Who are the Overpriced Condos in Uganda’s Real Estate Market Built For? 1 1 Top story

Fiona Nshemerirwe Kabwama, the General Manager of Uganda Housing Cooperative Union says that that what is provided on the market isn’t responding to the actual needs given that most Greater Kampala residents are low income earners, arguing that a one-bedroom condominium costing 200 million shilling is largely unfordable and targeting the wrong market.
17:24
17:24

FUFA Excludes SC Villa from Uganda Premier League Fixtures 1 1

FUFA’s Competition Director, Aisha Nalule, says that SC Villa was left out because it does not have a Chief Executive Officer, which is one of the basic licensing requirements.
16:31
16:31

Panic as Rubindi Sub County Offices Get Eviction Notice 3

Rubindi Sub county has three parishes of Kariro, Rwamubizi, Nyamiriro and collects approximately 10million Shillings annually. The leadership is looking for 31 Million Shillings to construct new Administrative block.
16:06
16:06

Heavy Rains Slow Down Construction of Gulu City Landfill 1 2

Christo Balmoi Omara, the Gulu City Engineer, says that the project included the construction of waste cells, offices, a warehouse for sorting garbage and a weighbridge.
15:42
15:42

Kasese District Unveils Five Year Development Plan 2 6

According to the plan, the Kingdom will focus on 17 pillars which include, operationalizing the railway systems, upgrading of Kasese airstrip, revamping of Kilembe mines factory, Agriculture land management and sustainability and Tourism.
15:42
15:42

Residents Assault Two UMEME Field Officers For Disconnecting Their Meters 5

Isa Abdu, a resident of Kisenyi A village, says that they were surprised to see the UMEME officers disconnecting their meter boxes without clear reasons.
14:53
14:53

Gov’t Yet to Gazette Bunyole Cultural Leader 4 1

Wesana, a professor of Linguistics at Kabale University was elected the first cultural leader of the Banyole cultural institution in September 2019.
14:23
14:23

Kyotera LCs Fail To Register Residents Over Lack Of Facilitation 8 1 Top story

Richard Kalanzi, the Kabira Sub county LC III chairperson, says that the exercise has become very tricky without facilitation. He says that the government tasked them to register residents without providing any financial and logistical support to implement the directive.
13:51
13:51

Crested Cranes Start Preparations Ahead of 2022 Women Afcon Qualifiers George Lutalo 1

The team fresh from the COSAFA Championship entered the camp on Tuesday at Cranes Paradise Hotel, Kisaasi where they will then relocate to the FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru on Wednesday to start preparations for the qualifiers.
13:24
13:24

Shock as Alebtong Town Clerk is Murdered at His Home 2 4

Valentine Obira, the area LC I Chairperson, says that the assailants made away with Shillings 9M in cash although they were demanding for Shillings 20m.
12:54
12:54

Police Officers Walk 10KM to Work 5

The Acting Town Clerk Nadunget Town Council, John Bosco Moru evicted the officers last week to pave way for the renovation of the structures to allow town council staff to move in.
12:23
12:23

Pictorial: Excitement As Minister Flags Off Repatriation of 2300 Burundi Refugees 23 Top story

At least 350 refugees left for Burundi by road through Tanzania on Sunday. They join 256 refugees who left Uganda last week and 231 who were airlifted to Bujumbura in December last year.
11:29
11:29

WHO Recommends COVID-19 Booster Shot for Immunocompromised People

People aged 60 and older who received the Sinovac and Sinopharm vaccines should get a third dose too, the experts added, though the use of other vaccines may also be considered depending on supply and access.
10:52
10:52

Heavy Rains Leave Households Homeless in Agago District adilang subcounty 2 2

Mohammed Okwir, the Adilang Sub-County LCIII Chairperson says that the families are now in dire need of urgent help adding that there is a possibility of food shortage in the next months due to crop destruction.
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