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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.
22:01
22:01

No Money for Mid-Term Access –NSSF MD Parliament 5 1

According to Byarugaba NSSF currently has investments in the East African Community including money lent to the government in bonds.
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.
17:51
17:51

Six in Seven COVID-19 Infections Are Undetected in Africa-WHO 3 1

WHO found out that as of 10 October 2021 the cumulative number of COVID-19 infections is estimated to be 59 million in Africa, which is seven times more than the over 8 million cases reported.
17:39
17:39

SGR Cites Loopholes in DFCU Bank, Kasoli Community Loan Facility 1 3

Eng. Wamburu, argued that the land on which the Kasoli Housing project sits is government land that was used as security to obtain a credit facility from DFCU Bank Ltd and that under the Public Finance and Management Act 2015, there was a need to obtain a no-objection from the Ministry of Finance to guarantee the mortgage using a government asset.
17:36
17:36

Gov't to Lose UGX 3b After Suspension of Certificate of Good Conduct Issuance 1 1 Top story

Interpol Director Senior Commissioner of Police, Charles Birungi, says that prior to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, they were issuing over 500 Certificates on a daily basis, which means they would collect more than Shillings 38million.
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.
17:22
17:22

New Study Finds Communication Flaws in Care for COVID-19 Patients Makerere University 3

Only 24.3% of these participants reveal to have undergone any form of counselling before samples were taken from them.
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.
16:11
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.
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.
13:06
13:06

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

Last week, some nurses deployed at the KCCA vaccination centres shunned the exercise protesting the non-payment of their allowances.
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12:34

Details Emerge About Man Who Drew Pistol at Traffic Policeman 1

Uganda Radio Network –URN has since established that the man who pulled out the pistol is called Richard Namara and he is the bodyguard to retired military Capt (rtd) Joseph Kamusiime.
11:30
11:30

Former Entebbe Municipality Mayor Appeals Dismissal of Election Petition 1 1

Last month, Justice Isaac Muwata dismissed Kayanja’s petition with costs on grounds that it was incompetent since the affidavits accompanying the petition were based on hearsay.
10:23
10:23

Police Truck Knocks Woman Dead Along Northern Bypass 4

According to eyewitnesses, the police truck that was speeding towards Kalerwe knocked Kyomuhedo around 7:20 am and sped off. Wamadi Okanya, one of the eyewitnesses, says that the deceased was aboard a Boda boda when the truck knocked them from behind.
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