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22:48
22:48

Kanungu FM Manager Pleads Guilty Of Assaulting Female Presenter 1

In his ruling, his worship Asanansio Mukobi, the Kanungu grade one magistrate ordered Twinamatsiko to pay shillings 200,000 as a fine or serve eight months' sentence in prison. Twinamatsiko opted to pay the fine.
20:50
20:50

Alaso Pleads with FDC For Support in Serere By-Election Serere District 1 3

Alaso told the Journalists in Soroti that the Serere by- election is not about building the parties but taking a strategic position for the opposition.
19:23
19:23

U.S Mission, Opposition Question Termination of UN Human Rights Office 1 6 Top story

The concern comes a day after the Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed the government’s decision to terminate operations of the Office, a department of the United Nations Secretariat which is mandated to promote and protect the enjoyment and full realization of all rights established in the Charter of the United Nations and in international human rights laws and treaties.
18:16
18:16

Human Right Defenders Asks Gov’t to Reconsider Decision On OHCHR 4

Dr. Livingstone Ssewanyana, the Executive Director of the Foundation for Human Rights Initiative, says that if the government truly cares about human rights, then the decision should be re-evaluated.
17:10
17:10

Lawyer Anthony Wameli Dead 1

According to a tweet by Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, the NUP Party President, Wameli died on Wednesday in the United States of America where he was taken last year to seek specialized medical attention.
17:04
17:04

NEMA Resorts to Express Penalty Scheme to Deter Environmental Breaches conservation 1 3

According to NEMA, effective April 1st, the authority will implement the Express Penalty Scheme-EPS for individuals and organizations that breach the National Environment Act.
16:24
16:24

Madi Okollo Leaders Reject Expansion of Ajai Wildlife Reserve Land 4 1

Rokoni Madimva, one of the landlord in Okollo sub county explains that the demand for additional land is uncalled since the current size of Ajai Wildlife Reserve can support the reintroduction of the white Rhinos.
15:54
15:54

Soroti Speaker, NRM Registrar in Trouble Over Defilement Soroti CPS 2

Esther Abuko, a mother and guardian of the two minors, says that she received information from her other children indicating that the speaker and his colleague had carried her children on a motorcycle to an unknown place at night.
15:40
15:40

North Ankole Diocese, Uganda Baati, Collaborate to Construct Specialized Hospital 3

Bishop Namanya says that the facility will focus on reducing the infant mortality and maternal mortality rates among rural poor women and underprivileged populations in the region.
15:17
15:17

Police Investigates Death of Romanian Citizen deceased 1

Ecobel is reported to have jetted into Uganda as a tourist and settled at the Bujjagali-based Nile River camp in late 2018. He later decided to settle within the Budondo community where he introduced himself as Jacob, and adapted to the native lifestyle prompting natives to nickname him, “Jacob Musoga,”.
15:15
15:15

Man Arrested for Kidnapping 3-Year-old-Boy, Demanding UGX 1.5M Ransom

Elly Maate, police spokesperson for Kigezi region says that using phone tracking tactics, police last night managed to arrest Akatukunda while hiding in Kinaba village, Kinaba sub county, Kanungu district.
14:50
14:50

FUFA Considers Egypt, Malawi to Bail Out Homeless Cranes 1

In East Africa, only Tanzania has a CAF-approved stadium but Kiiza said they cannot risk playing two games in one stadium. “Tanzania is an option but that means we shall play two games from there, which is a disadvantage to us. I don’t think we can consider that, it is not advisable,” he said
14:45
14:45

Experts Call for Clampdown on Formula Milk Marketing

The paper points out industry influence which includes lobbying against vital breastfeeding support measures as one of the ways they are using to jeopardize the health and rights of women and children.
14:32
14:32

Diplomat's Vehicle Knocks Pupil Dead 2 2

Twelve-year-old Alice Sheila Namwanje, a former primary seven pupil of Naluse Primary School in Mukono Municipality was crossing from her home at Upper Kauga to the school found at Butebe Cell together with her classmate, Jenipher Namatovu.
14:26
14:26

Soroti DISO Murder Case File Sent to DPP Soroti Court 1 1

Stephen Nuwangira is on remand for allegedly shooting to death Cedric Kayiwa, an engineer working with Access Solar in Opuyo- Soroti.
13:00
13:00

Woman Arrested Over Brutal Murder of Kiryandongo Man police 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region police spokesperson, says that the suspect is cooperating with the police, adding that the hunt for other suspects who are currently on the run is ongoing.
12:54
12:54

Hundreds Displaced By Suspected Karamojong Warriors in Agago 7

James Opira, the LCIII Chairperson Omiya Pachwa sub-county, says that the attacks have affected 250 people from the Anyagai, Coodong North, Lojim A, and Lojim B villages.
12:34
12:34

Luwero District Yet to Utilize PDM Funds 6 1

Racheal Matovu the Chairperson of Ssambwe Parish in Ndejje town council says that although the money is on the account, the beneficiaries are yet to access it because they are unable to withdraw it due to government restrictions.
12:32
12:32

Lack of Jobs Driving Violent Extremism in Sub-Saharan Africa-UNDP

Sub-Saharan Africa has become the new global epicentre of violent extremism with almost half of the global terrorism deaths recorded there in 2021. The report draws from interviews with nearly 2,200 different people in eight countries in the horn of Africa and part of West Africa.
12:17
12:17

Assault Victim Dies Minutes After Registering Case with Police 1

According to police reports, the deceased sustained the injuries after one, Bosco Kidega hit her on the forehead with a piece of timber at about 3 Am on Wednesday morning during a brawl.
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