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22:36
22:36

Court Orders Businessman Ben Kavuya to Return Fraudulently Acquired Properties 1

Wakanyiira asked court to declare that the transaction was a loan agreement not a sale agreement and that the undervaluation of the properties and cheating of stamp duties was an illegality sufficient to invalidate transfers of the properties.
18:43
18:43

All Players Vaccinated Against Covid-19 Ahead of New Uganda Premier League Season Decolus Kiiza 4 1

Decolus Kiiza, the FUFA Deputy CEO in charge of Football says that players have either received their first COVID-19 jab while others are fully vaccinated in a bid to limit the spread of the virus.
18:34
18:34

How Big is the Problem of Substandard Construction Materials on the Market? 1

One striking revelation from the report by National Building Review Board -NBRB about the building that collapsed in Kisenyi was: the building had been constructed with substandard steel produced by Pramukh Steel Ltd.
18:07
18:07

Suspected Warriors in Kotido Ambush Businessmen, Rob UGX 4 Million robbery 2

The Kidepo Community Liaisons Officer, Calisto Narucha identified the victims as Michael Lochu and Albino Lopio who work at Napumpum Knitting Traders.
17:47
17:47

Kasubi Royal Tombs Thatching Starts Buganda Kingdom 3 6

The thatching has started with Prince Daudi Chwa, the Kabaka’s representative handing over a brown bull to the royal builders -the wabula-akayole- to be slaughtered and its blood poured to avert any tragedy that would occur during the construction. This has been followed the Prince giving 4 strands of thatch grass to the wabula-akayole to start thatching.
17:25
17:25

Parents, Learners Consider Change of Career Path in Education 6 1

More learners with support from their parents are increasingly considering changing their line of education from academics to concentrate on vocational. Patrick Byakatonda, the executive director Directorate of Industrial Training -DIT encouraged such parents to embrace the initiative that was designed by the DIT targeting people with no qualification.
17:07
17:07

Kasese Sub County Authorities Close Damaged Bridge 4 1

The authorities declared the bridge risky for travellers on Sunday following destructions by heavy trucks that ply between the two sub-counties to Ihandiro.
17:02
17:02

Gaddafi Nassur Loses Election Petition Against Katikamu North MP 1

In a Judgement delivered to parties via email on Thursday, Lady Justice Margaret Apiny dismissed Gaddafi’s petition on grounds that he failed to adduce satisfactory evidence to support his allegations against the winner Dennis Ssekabira and Electoral Commission.
16:53
16:53

Police Arrest Suspect Wanted For Raping, Murdering 10-Year-Old Girl Jinja-road police 2 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesiyire told URN that detectives traced and arrested Sematiko on Wednesday evening from Kirinya-Bweyogerere in Kira Wakiso district.
16:13
16:13

Makerere University Wants Sexual Harassment Laws Revised 3 1

Dr Lorna Magara, the Chairperson of Makerere University Council noted that one of the major challenges in handling perpetrators of sexual harassment is that the University cannot suspend implicated staff beyond three months.
16:11
16:11

58 Suspected Thugs Arrested in Makindye 2 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says that the suspects were picked up in an operation following a public outcry by residents of Masaja, Salaama, Mutundwe and Bunamwaya parishes in Makindye division.
15:34
15:34

Bukwo Officials Flee Over Ghost NUSAF Projects 1 Top story

The four officers were expected to appear at Bukwo Central Police Station on Tuesday in vain. None of them has appeared at their offices since then.
14:54
14:54

Teachers Storm Mbale City Offices Over Delayed Payment 1

Geoffrey Magomu, the headteacher of Magada primary school in Mbale City Northern Division, says that they last released salaries in July this year. He explains that they were forced to storm the Mbale City offices after seeking an explanation from the city education officer in vain.
14:37
14:37

Gov't to Construct Additional Shelters for GBV Victims 3

The shelters provide temporary accommodation as referral linkages are made to ensure the victims or survivors are assisted, emergency care or first aid, counselling, psycho-social support and legal aid.
13:44
13:44

Rwampara Accident Claims Three Lives 2 1

Emmanuel Rukiiri, an eye witness says that the accident occurred when the driver of the Carina tried to turn on his right and was hit together with the motorcycle by the speeding bus.
13:06
13:06

KCCA Receives UGX 73M Covid 19 Vaccination Allowances for Nurses 2 1

Last week, some nurses deployed at the KCCA vaccination centres shunned the exercise protesting the non-payment of their allowances.
11:31
11:31

Killer Paid Hostel Guards to Monitor Medical Student -Pastor Testifies 3

According to Pastor Mbuga, he first met the deceased in February, 2015 when she was brought by a one Margret Nakirobero to his office seeking for counseling about her romantic relationship.
11:18
11:18

Entebbe Airport: Mandatory COVID-19 Testing Centre Nears Completion 2 5

Dr Atwine says that the laboratory has been set up and equipped with five PCR machines, which have the capacity to test 300 samples per hour.
11:12
11:12

Finance Committee Orders Special Audit into UPE Funds as Eight Schools Miss Out

The Finance Committee Chairperson, Komakech Geoffrey Okumu, says that they discovered that the UPE capitation grant released in the 4th quarter of the 2020/2021 financial year did not reach eight schools without clear explanation prompting them to order a special audit.
10:34
10:34

Mudslides Wreck Havoc in Bulucheke Sub County OPM 1

Joseph Nasaba, the LC I Chairperson of Nakhatore village, says that there are no human casualties. He says that he heard land sliding downwards and later confirmed mudslides had hit the area. He has asked the government to come to their rescue because they have lost all their crops.
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