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20:25
20:25

Open Ditches Worry Kabarole Residents 4

The ditches where pozzolana was extracted have turned into man-made lakes in the area. They are also breeding places for mosquitoes and a death trap for residents, especially children.
19:56
19:56

Bamuturaki Appointed Substantive CEO of Uganda Airlines 2

Bamuturaki replaced Muleya last May after President Yoweri Museveni ordered the suspension of 13 top airline officials on allegations of corruption and mismanagement.
18:45
18:45

Uganda in Middle-Income Threshold, UBOS Insists 2

According to UBOS, current Uganda population projection for mid-2022 is 43.7 million, and the Gross Domestic Product at USD 43.232 billion. however, different bodies including the United Nations, project it at 48.6 million and the GDP at USD 34 million.
18:31
18:31

Archbishop Kaziimba Starts Pastoral Visit to Ruwenzori Diocese

This will be the Archbishop’s first visit to the diocese since he was consecrated Archbishop Church of Uganda in 2020.
17:35
17:35

Dead Man Was Cattle Trader-Kibuku Police 1 3 Top story

Immaculate Alaso, the Bukedi North Police Spokesperson, says that Police responded to a call from residents about armed robbers moving in a V8 Land cruiser. She says officers from the field Force unit (FFU) swing into action leading to a fire exchange with the occupants of the vehicle who managed to get away.
17:18
17:18

EC Bans Fundraisings in Busongora South Ahead of By-elections electral commission 1 1

The ban takes immediate effect until August 18th, 2022 after the polling date.
16:37
16:37

KMP Arrests Over 40 Suspected Thugs in Kawempe, Kasangati Kawempe Division 2 1

Emmanuel Kate, the defense secretary of Tebyoreka zone in Bwaise, says the criminality in Bwaise has worsened. He attributes the high crime rates to the recent eviction of street vendors, which has forced many youths to resort to crime for survival.
16:22
16:22

Applicants Overwhelm UWA Recruitment Exercise in Gulu City Kaunda Grounds 1 3

Issac Okello, a resident of the Lira City East division traveled for over 50 kilometers for the recruitment but was turned away due to irregularities in his academic documents and national identity card.
15:43
15:43

Lango Primary Schools Register Low Turn Up as Teachers Resume Lessons Teacher's Strike 4 1

James Obot, the head teacher of the school, who is also the UNATU Chairperson in Otuke district explains that the turn-up was low even before the teacher’s strike. He explains that parents opted to keep children at home to help with garden work.
15:27
15:27

Sand Cranes Starts Preps in Bid to Return to Beach Soccer AFCON 1

Uganda will play Comoros in the qualifiers according to the draws conducted by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) last month. The first leg will be played between July 22nd-24th, 2022 in Comoros while the return leg will take place between August 5th-7th, 2022 in Uganda.
14:39
14:39

Kassanda District Council Appoints Land Board, Service Commission 3 2

Kassanda District LC V Chairperson, Fred Kasirye Zimula, said that the appointment of statutory bodies will save them from hiring from neighboring districts like Mubende.
13:41
13:41

Irate Security Guard Shoots Lover Dead 2 2

Mohamed Rashid Byanzi, the Soroti City West Division Police Commander says that Eyebu tried to commit suicide after shooting his lover, Lucy Abote at Opportunity Bank Soroti Branch around 5:30 AM Wednesday morning.
13:02
13:02

Man Feared Murdered in Car Along Tirinyi-Pallisa Road 1

The incident occurred at Kiryolyo village in Lwatama Sub County Kibuku district along Tirinyi - Pallisa road in a white Toyota Reg No UAY 596B heading to Pallisa district.
12:29
12:29

Irene Gleeson Foundation Seeks Support for Children with Nodding Syndrome 5 1

For the past two years, however, the Charity Walk did not happen due to restrictions in movement that came with the COVID-19 Pandemic. This year, as they return, they will focus their energies on supporting the children who are suffering from nodding disease, according to John Paul Kiffasi, the Executive Director of the Foundation.
12:19
12:19

UPDF, FARDC Bombards Three ADF Camps Along Kasindi-Beni Sector ADF Rebels 1 1

Maj. Peter Mugisa, the operation Shuja spokesperson, says that the ADF rebels are still active in the Rwenzori sector where they have concentrated their forces in Biangoro, Lusulube, Djembe, Mwalika, Isle, Taliha, Kabu Wabuwa river, and Semuliki confluence.
12:04
12:04

Only 5 out of 17 Sub Counties in Butebo District Have Secondary Schools 3

Asa Makata, the Butebo District Education Officer, says that learners in the sub-counties without secondary schools find it very difficult to trek more than five kilometers to access education in the neighboring sub-counties.
10:46
10:46

Presidential Representatives Clash Over Invitation of Gen. Muhoozi To Thanksgiving Ceremony 4 2 Top story

Sheikh Kamugisha on the other hand says he is directly in contact with Muhozi who gave him assurance that he would be in Kabale on July 9th, 2022.
09:25
09:25

Suspected South Sudanese Rustlers Kill UPDF Soldier, Injure Another in Lamwo 3 1 Top story

Charles Onek, the LC 5 Councilor of Madi Opei Town Council told Uganda Radio Network that the two UPDF soldiers from Banabana 75th Battalion were guarding a kraal in Central Ward, Madi Opei Town Council, when the raiders struck around 1 am Wednesday morning.
08:46
08:46

Teddy Nakimuli: Uganda's First Female to Punch at Commonwealth 2 1 Top story

Born on March 3rd, 2002 to George Kamya and Ritah Nakatongole in Entebbe Wamala, Nakimuli did not see boxing as a priority until 2018 when she started training with the University of Pain boxing club in Ndeeba, Kampala.
07:19
07:19

Museveni Goats Stolen in Moroto insecurity 3 1 Top story

John Robert Adupa, the LCIII chairperson of the Lotisan sub-county, says that 10 beneficiaries in his sub-county have already lost their goats to armed warriors. He said over 150 Galla goats, 80 local breeds, and 36 cows have been stolen between June and July.
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