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18:23
18:23

Buikwe Muslims Decry Pork Consumption at Public Gathering 1 2

Imam Hassan Kiberu, one of the area Muslim leaders, says that pork vendors are always on the lookout for big functions where they can sell pork. He says much as it is within their right, they inconvenience Muslim guests at such functions.
18:22
18:22

Entire Sub-county Being Abandoned Over Looming Landslides in Bududa 3 3

The Bubiita Sub County LC5 councilor Melo Patrick says the crack has covered a distance of 1.5 km and 55 homes have been deserted by owners. He said occupants of the homes just removed iron sheets from their homes and movable belongings and went to make temporally structures in the neighboring areas.
18:11
18:11

Aswa River Region Police Investigates 6 Officers for Negligence 1

The investigations stem from the escape of eleven suspects who broke out and escaped from police cells on Monday night where they were temporarily being held under custody pending appearance before court.
18:02
18:02

FPU Destroys Immature Fish, Illegal Gears in Entebbe, Buvuma 4 1

The immature fish, valued at 7 Million Shillings were impounded on Saturday in Masaka.
17:53
17:53

Gulu Registers 3,484 Cases of Mental Illness in Nine Months Awach Sub County 1 1

Yoweri Idiba, the Assistant Gulu District Health Officer says that the cases shot up during the covid-19 pandemic which forced people to resort to alcohol and drug abuse as well as abandoning treatment during the lockdown.
17:19
17:19

Northern Bypass: Footbridge Users Demand For Lights 5

Esther Kakayi uses the footbridge at Kyebando from her church to her home during night hours. She told URN on Tuesday that there is a need for the Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA to install lights on the footbridges to ensure the safety of the users.
16:54
16:54

Security Guards Lay Down Tools Over Delayed Payments 1

The guards laid down their tools Thursday morning in a peaceful protest to compel the company to pay their salaries. The guards later arrested their supervisor, impounded his motorcycle, and handed them together with their firearms Chesower police station in Bukwo district.
16:49
16:49

MPs Direct Mbarara City Leaders to Allocate Stalls in New Market to Stranded Vendors 4 2

Adam Kabatano a fruit vendor, told members of the committee that many vendors occupied the market in 1987 but were surprised when their names were not included on the list of vendors to occupy the newly constructed market.
16:35
16:35

58 Die in A Month As Hunger Bites Hard In Kotido food relief 1 2 Top story

John Bosco Akore, the secretary Kotido Elder’s Council told URN that the severe shortage of food has led to widespread malnutrition, which caused the death of 58 children and elderly people between May and June this year.
16:25
16:25

Two Parishes in Dokolo Miss Out on PDM Funds 3

Geoffrey Ogwal, the Chairperson LCII Barl-lela parish is surprised that the parish was not included yet they were duly elected and given administration tools such as stamps by the Chief Administrative Officer.
14:56
14:56

Mary Nuba Joins Team As She Cranes Step Up Commonwealth Preparations 3 1

Fred Mugerwa, the team’s head coach says, Nuba’s arrival is a big boost to his team, and he hopes she will get enough time to train with the new players.
14:48
14:48

Nuclear Energy Makes A Come Back in Global Energy Mix nuclear energy unit 1 1 Top story

The IEA in a report released in France on Thursday says the debate about the Energy transition due to climate change concerns as well as the soaring energy prices have seen a comeback of nuclear in countries where it was being abandoned due to costs and safety concerns.
12:47
12:47

Kampala Central Division Property Rate List Extended for One Year

Property rates contributes more than 40 percent of KCCA's total local revenue, and has increased from 7.7 billion shillings in financial year 2011/12 to 37 billion.
12:19
12:19

Two Arrested in Katabi Town Council over Death of 3-Year-Old Boy

The body of Simon Onyait was found in one of the rooms of an unfinished building in Nalugala Mawugulu Zone, Wakiso District.
12:00
12:00

CDOs in Otuke On The Spot for Extorting Money from PDM SACCOs 2

The CDOs are accused of soliciting 30,000 to 40,000 Shillings from each of the SACCOs registering at the sub County to benefit from PDM funds.
11:51
11:51

Police Struggles to find Answers for Burnt Public SS Mabaale Dormitory 2 3

Moses Kiconco Muzima, the Kagadi police commander says investigations are focusing on arson because petrol was used to burn the dormitory.
09:56
09:56

Protesters Seal Off Stadium, Trade Show Shifts to Mbale SS Grounds 4 3 Top story

Allen Makweta, a referee who joined the protest, said that they decided to block the trade show from taking place in the stadium to protect the green grass.
09:31
09:31

Central Buganda Diocese To Construct Ginger Processing Plant In Gomba 4 3

The Bishop Michael Lubowa of the Central Buganda Diocese, says that the processing plant is part of their plan to transform Mpigi, Gomba, and Butambala districts into self-sustaining with excellence in agriculture, household incomes, and community resilience.
09:11
09:11

Suspended MAK NUP Students Attempt to Get Nominated In Vain Makerere university 2 1 Top story

Following their suspension, the aspirants decided to engage Nawangwe to lift the suspension and allow them to participate in the guild polls in vain. The students had initially thought of securing a court injunction to lift their suspension but they were advised to negotiate with the vice-chancellor.
08:20
08:20

Kitgum Leaders Blame High Poverty Level in Acholi On Laziness, Corruption 4

Speaking during a sensitization meeting of leaders of the Parish Development Model, PDM, in Kitgum Municipality on Wednesday, Anywar said the people in Acholi sub-region are not poor in terms of resources, but their poverty exists in their minds.
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