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20:23
20:23

Uganda Cranes To Play European, Asian Teams In Build-Up Ties FUFA 1

The first three friendly games will be held in Antalya, Turkey, where Uganda will battle Iceland, Botosani and Moldova before they travel to play against Iraq in Baghdad and Bahrain in Bahrain city.
19:44
19:44

Kibuga Gov't Aided Primary School has 10 Desks for 562 Learners 1 2

Schools across the country will open their doors for learners on January 10, 2022, after nearly two years of closure. But Kibuga Primary, a government-aided school with an enrollment of up to 562 pupils has only 10 desks as part of its infrastructure. Its classrooms are also dilapidated and need urgent patch-up.
19:43
19:43

Will DRC's joining EAC Benefit It or the Regional Bloc? Multilingualism 3

Speaking to URN, Emmanuel Lubega, the East African Business Council - EABC, Liaison Officer for Uganda and South Sudan explained that the incorporation of DRC, a country with a population of over 90 million people is a huge opportunity for the unexploited market for goods and services from the EAC nations.
19:30
19:30

Demand for Credit Grows Despite Increase in Interest Rates

Similarly, the value of loan applications rose to 4.9 trillion Shillings in the quarter to October from 3.7 trillion Shillings in the quarter to July 2021. This improvement in the demand and supply reflects improved economic activity following the easing of the lockdown towards the end of the year, with both having declined in the earlier part of the year.
19:14
19:14

Lamwo Police Investigates Their Own After Inmate Gets Stabbed in Cell 2

Jimmy Otema, a brother to the victim says that Onen left home on the night of December 31, and while wandering around, ended up at the Sub County headquarters where he is reported to have caused some commotion that led to his arrest.
18:57
18:57

UPDF Commences Tarehe Sita Activities in Bududa 1 1

The activities include construction of two classroom blocks at Bumayoka primary School, construction of staff quarters at Bukigai health center III, and construction of pupils' dormitory for children with disabilities at Manjiya primary school, in Bududa district.
18:54
18:54

Compulsory COVID-19 Testing for Staff Starts in Arua After Surge in Cases 4 1

Last week, the City health office registered 177 cases out of 500 tests carried out in a space of four days. Seven of the cases were nurses at Oli Health Centre IV in Arua Central Division, 22 were Police officers at Arua Central Primary School, while the rest are from Mvara, Onduparaka Sambya and Ediofe areas.
18:38
18:38

U-20 Women Resume Preps Ahead of Ghana Tie in the World Cup Qualifiers 2

According to a press release by the Federation of Uganda Football Associations-FUFA, the team will enter residential camp on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at Cranes Paradise Hotel in Kisaasi and conduct their first training session at Lugogo Stadium.
18:26
18:26

Buliisa Woman Murdered Over Stolen UGX 600,000 mob 1 1

The suspects whose particulars have been concealed for fear of jeopardizing police investigations are believed to have connived with many others still at large to kill Florence Katusiime 26, a resident of Walukuba landing site in Butiaba sub-county Buliisa district.
18:25
18:25

UNRA to Develop Four out of Projected Nine Landing Sites on Lake Bunyonyi 2 3

The possibility of ferry services on Africa’s second deepest lake is a result of a campaign commitment made in 2015 by President Yoweri Museveni to ease transport across the water body which had become a death trap for travellers to the districts of Kabale and Rubanda in South Western Uganda.
17:51
17:51

ASTU, UPDF Recover 310 Stolen Cows in New Years Day Operations 1 1

The cows, according to Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga, were recovered during the operations at the start of the week that preceded the New Year. Enanga said that the majority of the cows were recovered in Karamoja while others were impounded at impromptu mobile checkpoints.
17:46
17:46

Police Arrest Members of New Rebel Group, Recover Gun 1 1

Addressing journalists at Police headquarters Naguru, the Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga said that in addition to 29 suspects who have been in detention, the teams have arrested four more suspects behind the deadly attacks of police officers, bringing the total to 33 suspects in custody.
17:44
17:44

Hospital Sues Lancet Laboratories Over Patient's Uterus

The hospital contends that on March 13, 2020, it executed a contract agreement with Lancet Laboratories for the provision of referral laboratory services of various tests analysis and pathology services.
16:56
16:56

Judiciary Yet to Sensitize Court Users About Electronic Case System Kiosks 1 2

Judiciary’s Public Relations Officer Jamson Karemani on Monday indicated that they have trained all stakeholders in Justice Administration such as lawyers and Judicial officers about how they can use the system before it starts on the Judiciary’s New Law Year on February 4th 2022.
16:34
16:34

Mbale Buses Maintain Double Fares Yet Carrying Full Passenger Capacity

Transport fares countrywide doubled when carrying half the capacity of passengers following the presidential directive which was effected during the initial outbreak of covid-19. However on resumption of full capacity, passengers are paid to continue the double rate.
15:38
15:38

Cleaner Arrested over Sale of COVID-19 Vaccination Cards suspect 1 1

It is alleged that the suspect connived with the Health Center III staff who issued the stamped COVID-19 vaccination cards to him to go and sell.
15:38
15:38

Pastoralists Eviction Delayed by 10 More Days in Northern Uganda Balaalo herdsmen 1 2 Top story

President Museveni issued a two-month eviction ultimatum in November the last year and set out key conditions for the pastoralists to meet or face eviction. The conditions required that all pastoralists fence off their grazing lands, provide private water sources, and avail to local leaders their genuine personal details, land size and location, and land sales agreements.
15:21
15:21

59 People Died in New Year Accidents, Crime Incidents 1 2

At least 59 people lost their life during celebrations to usher in the New Year according to police force records. Of these, 39 died in road crashes, according to traffic directorate spokesperson, ASP Faridah Nampiima.
15:11
15:11

Two Men Detained in Kitgum for Causing Death of Another Over Drink 1

It is alleged that on December 26, 2021, while hanging out at a drinking joint in Lamuku Village, Ocetoke parish in Layamo sub-county, 56-year-old David Onek Kacuc, who is now deceased, Roland Opiyo, 27, suspect and Felix Ocen another suspect, got into a fight at the drinking joint.
15:01
15:01

Kitgum Residents Evict Pastoralists as Presidential Ultimatum Expires 2

The herdsmen were evicted by a group of vigilante youths led by the Lolwa and Gule parish councillors. The group escorted the pastoralists alongside their animals estimated to be over 200 in number to the Sub County headquarters.
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