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17:57
17:57

Pader Councilor Arrested For Diverting Animals For Nodding Syndrome Family 3

Obol and his wife, Susan Lamwaka, signed as the caretakers of the affected family and received the animals.
17:49
17:49

EC Sets Dates for Serere County Parliamentary By-Election 1 1

The seat fell vacant after the tragic death of Bishop Patrick Okabe who died alongside his wife Christine Okabe in a car crash along the Mbale-Tirinyi highway on December 19, 2022.
17:41
17:41

URA's Plans to Increase Revenue Collections in 2023 1 2

The Domestic Revenue Mobilisation Strategy launched in 2019/2020 and running to 2023/2024 sets a target of increasing revenue collection to at least 16 shillings for every 100 shillings made by the country. The Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development now say the achievable target is increasing the ratio by 0.5 per cent year over the next five years.
17:07
17:07

M23 Rebels Claim Capture of Nyamilima Town 1

The town is located 19 kilometres from the Ishasha-Kanungu border between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Area residents said that the first column of the rebels entered the town using Kibarabara road and deployed at a defence base which the Armed Forces of Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC) abandoned nearly two and a half months. 
16:57
16:57

Six-Year-Old Child Dies After Eating Food Laced With Poison investigation

Nabwire and her five other family members, all residents of Bukamba village, in Idudi town council ate supper together on Monday but failed to move out of their house in the morning raising suspicion from the neighbors. 
16:53
16:53

Debate on Minister Namuganza’s Censure Motion Deferred 1 Top story

The Clerk to Parliament Adolf Mwesige had earlier on issued a notice calling all Members of Parliament for a special plenary sitting slated for Friday afternoon. In the session, according to the tentative order paper, the Clerk indicated that parliament would constitute a Select Committee to consider a motion for the resolution that provides for a vote of censure against Ministers.
15:38
15:38

Teachers in Gulu Query Inconsistent Salary Payments 4

Caesar Okot, a teacher at Awach Secondary School in Awach Town Council says that he began experiencing irregularity in the payment of his salary in July.  
15:28
15:28

Uganda to Host Commonwealth Speakers Conference in 2024 Covid-19 pandemic 1

The Conference attracts more than 120 delegates including parliamentary staff, and observers from 32 Commonwealth Parliaments aims to maintain, foster, and encourage impartiality and fairness on the part of Speakers and Presiding Officers of Parliaments, and promote knowledge and understanding of parliamentary democracy.
14:43
14:43

Kaabong Residents Decry Limited Access to Social Services Kaabong district 1

The communities in the sub-counties of Kalapata, Sidok, and Kakamar lack access to essential services such as health services, education, and roads among others.
14:20
14:20

Traders Appeal over Bush at Stalled Mukono Municipality Headquarters 2 2

Mukono Municipality demolished one of its old buildings last year to create space for the construction of the new administration block. However, the project stalled at the foundation level and has since become bushy, with shrubs now covering the entire area, including stores that were set up by the contractor.
12:54
12:54

Construction of Latanya Seed Secondary School Starts 4

Komakech said the commencement of the construction work is a relief, as the project has been interrupted by years of interference by local politicians, who wanted the school to be in their sub-county.
12:27
12:27

Mbarara Central Market Vendors Protest New Space Demarcations 3 6

Mbarara City authorities started demarcating the market on Monday and directed vendors to remove their displays from the demarcated areas which will now be allocated to Mobile money agents, and second-hand cloth dealers, among others.
11:52
11:52

Police Summons Tycoon John Ssebalamu over Feedom City Stampede 2 1

Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga said in a statement on Wednesday that the task team, actively investigating the tragic incident, has now summoned the proprietor of the building, managers, and other organizers of the show.
11:16
11:16

Health Centre In-Charge On the Run for Theft of Drugs government 1 1

James Mubi, the Kiira Regional Police Spokesperson, says that they recovered anti-malarial drugs, family planning pills, injectable medicines, and pieces of cotton wool, among other items from Buwolero's shop.
10:44
10:44

Lango Leaders Want More Beneficiaries Enrolled at Industrial Hub State House 8 1

Currently, there are 220 youths, a number the leaders say is very small. They want the number increased to more than 500.
10:17
10:17

Batwa Community Seeks Affirmative Action in Recruitment of Game Rangers 2 6

The authority conducted a nationwide recruitment of over 800 game rangers in July last year, as a way of enhancing wildlife protection in all gazetted wildlife conservation areas across the country. One of the requirements for recruitment included a minimum qualification of an O'Level certificate and fluency in the English language.
09:18
09:18

Witnesses Attached Mismatching Support Documents in Mukono Election Petition mukono high court 1 2

In the petition, Wilson Male, a candidate for the National Unity Platform accused Kayondo of voter bribery and using the National Unity Platform-NUP symbol and slogans on his campaign posters despite contesting a Democratic Party candidate in the January 2021 polls. Male says that this act did not only confuse voters but also affected the outcome of the polls.
08:46
08:46

MPs Recalled from Recess to Handle Censure Process Against Numuganza censure motion 2 Top story

The special session, according to the Clerk to Parliament Adolf Mwesige will take place this Friday. It comes barely two weeks after the Deputy Speaker of Parliament Thomas Tayebwa adjourned the House with no appointed date for resumption.
08:28
08:28

Paul Sande Emolot Gazetted As New Emorimor emorimor papa iteso 1

The Minister for Gender, Labour, and Social Development, Betty Amongi in the General Notice No. 2158 of 2022 dated December 9, 2022, to The Uganda Gazette indicated that Emolot is now the new Paramount Chief for the Iteso.
08:13
08:13

MoH Pushes for Joint Anti-Malaria Campaign in East Africa MINISTRY OF HEALTH 4 1

Kawooya explained that despite the various preventive measures the country has previously rolled out which include the distribution of free insecticide-treated bed nets, indoor residue spraying, and mobilizing communities to regularly slash their compounds among other interventions, the country is continuing to grapple with high Malaria prevalence.
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