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17:16
17:16

Jinja City Shooting: Police Recover Victim's Vehicle Kiira 1

"As it is our daily routine, we were heading to work in Kakira sugarcane plantations about 10:00am when one of us noticed a seemingly new vehicle parked in the middle of the road with its keys intact without any trace of the occupants," he said.
17:04
17:04

Former Deputy Governor Died Before Accessing Pension Serere District 1 1 Top story

According to Stephen Ochola, the Serere District LC V Chairperson, Elangot has been chasing for his pension in vain. He said that it was embarrassing for a civil servant at the rank of deputy governor to die pleading for pension yet he served the country diligently.
16:57
16:57

Kassanda Records 2500 Teenage Pregnancies In 10 Months 1 1

The district registered 2500 cases of teenage pregnancies drawn from Kalwana, Bukuya, Myanzi, Nalutuntu and Kassanda sub counties, according to Antenatal reports from health centers provided by Kassanda District Probation Officer Ms, Ritah Nagayi Buuza.
15:58
15:58

New Locomotives Complete To Start Work Next Week-URC Uganda Railways 1 1 Top story

Stanley Sendegeya, the Managing Director of URC, says that all is well and the locomotives are good to go. He says that they have already completed the construction and rehabilitation of the triangular sections in Kampala, Jinja and in Tororo district.
15:40
15:40

Ugandan-American Woman Promoted to Lt. Col In the US Air Force 1 Top story

Speaking to The East African Diaspora Media watch-EADM, an online news organization that has interest in East Africans living in the diaspora, Mulumba, who emigrated to the U.S. in 1995, said that she is humbled that she has achieved such an unprecedented success.
15:23
15:23

Chaos in Lira City as Police Battles Bobi Wine 2 4

On Friday evening, the Radio station management issued a notice indicating that the planned talk show had been called off on grounds that Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) had not approved it.
15:04
15:04

Over 30 Teachers Yet to Appear on Mbale District Pay Roll A Year After Appointment 2 5

Sarah Nabude, who was teaching at Joy Blessed, a private Primary School in Mbale is one of the over 30 affected teachers. She says that after applying for the job, she was called to sit for interviews in December and received her appointment letter and was posted to Buzalanzo Primary School.
14:09
14:09

Lira City Contributing Highest Number of COVID-19 Patients in Lango 3

Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng, attributes the problem on the laxity in following the Standard Operating Procedures.
13:53
13:53

Luwero District Suffers Ugx 722 Millions Local Revenue Shortfall 1 3

But Erastus Kibirango the LC 5 Chairman of Luwero district says that he is hopeful the district may still meet the target if all sectors are reopened in January 2022 and the leakages are blocked.
13:13
13:13

Kayunga By-elections: Late Sserubogo's Son, Sister Eyeing NUP Flag 3 1 Top story

Jamir Kamoga, a teacher of Chemistry and Physics at St. Mary’s College Lugazi, says that he decided to compete for the party ticket following the overwhelming appeals from residents encouraging him to follow in the footsteps of his father.
12:30
12:30

19-Year-Old Girl Wins Automotive Engineering Gold Medal in Technical Competitions 2 4

Oumugisha says that it was very challenging to take on the automotive competition, saying that she didn’t expect any medal.
11:44
11:44

Jinja City Shooting: Assailants Fled With Victim's Vehicle primary school 1

Amos Mutebi, who claims to have witnessed the shooting, says that Waiswa was hesitant to handover the car keys to the assailants prompting them to open gunfire at them.
11:29
11:29

Nov 18th Riots: UHRC Won’t Demand Reports, Remind President Compensation Promised To Victims 1 2 Top story

URN interviewed the Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) chairperson, Mariam Wangadya on whether the commission did any investigations, whether it has or can play any role in ensuring that riot victims (those who died or still in prison) get justice and whether it can urge the government to release investigation reports.
10:54
10:54

Girl,13, Hacked To Death In Sembabule died on the spot 2

Fred Mawejje, the Katwe LC III chairman says that the minor’s parents were away from home when the incident happened.
10:41
10:41

NUP's Nambassa Wins Makerere University Guild Presidential Race guild elections 1 2 Top story

Nambasa’s best performance was from the school of medicine where she obtained 481 votes beating Obeid Kamulegeya who managed 72 votes. Makerere University used both electronic and physical voting.
10:05
10:05

NCHE Halts Graduation at Great Lakes University As Ownership Wrangles Escalate 5 3 Top story

Prof. Okwakol directs the university halt the graduation until outstanding issues are resolved. Saulo Waigolo, the Public Relations Officer NCHE has confirmed the decision, saying that the decision was reached after realizing that the warring factions had set parallel graduation ceremonies for the same students.
09:31
09:31

How Museveni Is Using The War On Terror To Strengthen His Stay In Power-Authors

“They showed me some of the small Raven unmanned surveillance drones that were helping the African Union troops go after Al-Shabaab. They looked like a child’s model airplane and when I picked one up, it was surprisingly light. Yet it was loaded with sophisticated cameras and the Ugandans were delighted to have them,” Clinton who was also the U.S. First Lady between 1992 and 2001 writes.
09:15
09:15

Aduku SS Old Students Launch Fundraising Drive to Revamp School 1 2

Dubbed “CEMENT COLLECTION DRIVE @30K EVERY BAG OF CEMENT COUNTS”, the drive is aimed at soliciting financial support from all Old Boys-OBs, Old Girls-OBs and well-wishers to revamp the school.
08:14
08:14

Karamoja Leaders Seeks Regional Solution to Cattle Rustling mindset change 7 1 Top story

Feddal Fitsum, the Advisor Justice and Peace Commission explained that the visit was triggered by issues raised at community dialogues with the hope of finding a lasting solution to conflicts in Karamoja sub-region.
07:51
07:51

Soroti Tasks OPM to Explain Budget Cuts, Salary Discrepancies CAO Luke Lokuda 5 1 Top story

Luke Lokuda, the Soroti Chief Administrative Officer, said that the budget cuts have caused a huge gap in service delivery, especially on road works.
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