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19:42
19:42

Busiika Police Station Death Toll Reaches 3 Mulago Hospital

Patrick Lule, the acting Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson, says that Odama breathed his last at Mulago Specialised National Hospital on Tuesday morning where he has been nursing injuries sustained in the attack.
19:31
19:31

Government Joins Hunt Capital for Private Innovators 7

Monica Musenero, the Minister for Science, Technology, and Innovation, who just oversaw the launch of Uganda’s first satellite into space, vowed that they want any planned scientific development to be completed ahead of schedule henceforth.
19:25
19:25

UNEB Scout Evacuated to Mubende Hospital after Presenting with Ebola like Symptoms suspect 2

Edward Wamani, the Kakumiro District Disease Surveillance Officer, says they immediately alerted their counterparts in Mubende who rushed and picked blood samples from the suspect.
19:18
19:18

Opendi Secures Leave of Parliament to Introduce Alcohol Control Bill Ministry of Health 4 1

The Private Member’s Bill seeks to repeal the current legislation including the Liquor Act, the Portable Spirit, and the Enguli (Manufacturing and Licensing) Act, all enacted in the 1960s, which have become obsolete and can't address the contemporary challenges relating to alcohol consumption.
18:35
18:35

Pictorial: Day One of Primary Leaving Examinations Top story

A total of 832, 810 candidates are expected to sit this year's PLE from 14,153 examination centers
18:31
18:31

Fighting in Rutshuru: Thousands of Civilians Cross to Kisoro 4 4 Top story

Robert Tukamuhweeba, the Kisoro Deputy Resident District Commissioner told our reporter on Tuesday afternoon that more than 3,000 refugees have so far crossed to Buganana town council. Our reporter also saw many Congolese refugees occupying the verandahs of residents.
18:13
18:13

PLE 2022: Headteacher Caught Opening Exam Parcel 3 1 Top story

UNEB Spokesperson, Jennifer Kalule explains that after their arrest, the suspects were dragged to the Criminal Investigations Directorate in Kibuli for interrogations.
18:10
18:10

Parliament Grants Trade Committee Leave to Introduce Consumer Protection Bill 2 2

Bukoto West MP, Mohamad Ssentayi, the MPs on Tuesday presented a motion in which they cited the absence of legislation that specifically deals with consumer protection.
18:00
18:00

Speaker Allows Tabling of National Sports Bill 6 1

In March, Among, the then Deputy Speaker deferred the Bill for first reading by a private member, Moses Magogo, following an objection by the former Government Chief Whip, Thomas Tayebwa.
17:52
17:52

Makerere Eases Process of Acquiring Transcripts 4 1

The University is saddled with more than 100,000 uncollected transcripts and certificates of students who graduated in recent years.
17:32
17:32

Moroto Officials Concerned About Illegal Registration of Residents unknown people 2 1

John Robert Adupa, the LC 3 chairperson of Lotisan sub-county, says that he started receiving rumors from the community members that some people were traversing their villages to register residents with promises of giving them money.
17:29
17:29

Over 1,000 Motorcycles Impounded in Kampala 1 2

According to the police, during the operations, they will be looking out for cyclists who have refused to wear helmets, or reflective jackets, those without driving permits and cyclists riding motorcycles in bad mechanical condition, and those carrying more than one passenger.
17:18
17:18

Nadduli’s Family Members Arrested Over Missing Busiika Police Gun stolen gun 4 1 Top story

Aisha Nantege, a resident of Kalege village, says that armed security personnel forced her to open the door and interrogated her about her sons. They later dug up the house purportedly to find the gun that was stolen from Busiika Police Station.
16:59
16:59

Three Arrested for Vandalizing, Stealing Railway Locks 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson, says that the suspects have been charged with theft and malicious damage and their file is ready for submission.
16:13
16:13

Think Twice Before Seeking Migrant Jobs in Middle East - Returnees migrant workers 3 1

Aisha Namawejje, 26, a resident of Kampala recounts how she landed in the hands of human traffickers in 2016 after she was tricked that there was an available waitress job slot for her in Dubai. At the time, Namawejje had just completed high school and could not resist the two-year contract which came with a monthly pay of 1.2 million Shillings.
16:02
16:02

176 Motorcycles Impounded in Lango Region 2 1

The operation is specifically to ensure that cyclists wear reflector jackets and crash helmets, carry one passenger, and have third-party insurance among others.
16:02
16:02

Senior Pastor Sits PLE 2 2

Kanyankole told URN that although he holds a Diploma in Theological and Bible studies, and a diploma in driving and mechanics from the Directorate of Industrial Training, he realized that without the foundation of Primary education, there is something he was lacking.
15:07
15:07

Gulu Main Market Fails to Fuel Generator Seven Years After Installation UMEME 1 1

Alfred Okwonga, the Gulu City Mayor, said that they intend to sell the generator and procure solar panels to address the problem of repeated blackouts.
14:46
14:46

UPDF Impostor Arrested in Jinja City security 1 2

According to Ongadia, he bought the UPDF uniform from an undisclosed source at Shillings 38,000. He told detectives at Bugembe police station where he is locked up that he was under pressure to formalize his conjugal relationship with his girlfriend, which forced him to resort to illegal roadblocks to get money to finance their traditional marriage ceremony.
14:27
14:27

Three Members of Nadduli’s Family Reportedly Kidnapped 3

According to Kasobya, he recieved a phone call on Monday night informing him about the trio's kidnap from Kalege village in Semuto Sub-County. Lule however, told URN that he was still looking for the Nakaseke District Police Commander (DPC) to brief him more.
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