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18:51
18:51

Government Abandoned Decentralization, Nakaseke Leaders Tell LOP Mpuuga 2 3

While meeting the Leader of Opposition Mathias Mpuuga during his oversight tour at Nakaseke district headquarters, the local leaders told him that the Local Government lost all the powers and now they are like spectators.
18:08
18:08

Royals From Different Countries Camp In Teso 7

The Royals from different nations in Africa and the Diaspora pitch camped in Teso for two days over the weekend.
17:20
17:20

EC Starts Nomination Of Candidates For Bukedea Local Council By-Elections 2

The nominated candidates will conduct campaign meetings for six days starting 7 to 12 June 2023.
16:08
16:08

Police Briefly Paralyze Leader of Opposition's Oversight Tour in Nakaseke District Nakaseke Police 1 1

According to the program obtained by Uganda Radio Network (URN), Mpuuga and his team planned to spend Monday in Nakaseke and Tuesday in the neighboring Luwero District.
16:04
16:04

Apac District Leaders Accused of Conniving with Pastoralists to Grab Land 4 1

The residents pinned Apac Resident District Commissioner George Abudul and District Chairman Odongo Asante for taking a bribe from the herdsmen to allow them to graze animals on the community land against a government directive to evict them from the entire region.
15:58
15:58

NAPE Raises Alarm on Superficial Celebrations, Ineffective Environmental Legislation 1 2 Top story

Frank Mulamuzi, the Executive Director of NAPE, highlights that every year, authorities responsible for environmental protection come together to celebrate these special occasions and deliver impressive speeches. However, he emphasizes that these events often lack any tangible impact on the ground.
15:49
15:49

Businessman Renovates Building Without Certified Structural Assessment, Raising Safety Concerns 1

Engineer Harunah Ssebaduka, the Mukono Municipal Structural Engineer, advises Busuulwa to submit a comprehensive report covering the entire building before proceeding with any further development. The current integrity assessment report submitted to the engineer's office only focuses on the most affected areas.
15:37
15:37

Gov't Introduces Pregnancy Test Kits to Aid Cattle Farmers NAGRC&DB 1 3

Namubiru Masitula, a veterinary technician at the National Animal Genetic Resources Centre and Data Bank (NAGRC & DB), explained that the new pregnancy test kit involves drawing blood from the presumed pregnant cow.
15:23
15:23

Fort Portal City Mayor Sacks His Deputy 1

"In line with section 20(a) of the Local Governments Act cap 243, I hereby revoke your appointment as Deputy Mayor, secretary for Health, Education and Social Services with effect from June 5, 2023."
15:11
15:11

Police Arrests 54 Students in Smoking Festival 1 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson for the police in Lubigi, stated that the police responded to the distress call and raided the house where loud music was being played.
14:47
14:47

Buvuma Leaders in Trouble for Misappropriating ‘Emyoga’ Funds Buvuma District 1 2

Specifically, Shillings 18 million was withdrawn from the account of Buvuma District Produce Dealers on May 6, 2021, and their whereabouts remain unknown. Birungi revealed that the police were under instructions to investigate the matter and apprehended Zzimbe.
14:24
14:24

Zaake Storms Constitutional Court, Demanding Judgment on Impeachment Petition Annet Anita Among 3 1 Top story

The Constitutional Court panel, consisting of Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, Christopher Izama Madrama, Stephen Musota (now elevated to the Constitutional Court), Muzamiru Mutangula Kibeedi, and Irene Mulyagonja, heard Zaake's case and concluded the hearing in June 2022.
14:02
14:02

Nebbi Traders, Leaders Trade Blame Over Stalled Taxi Park Project 1 2

Gipson Ocan, another taxi driver, has criticized the authorities for not seeking alternative sources of funds to ensure the completion of the facility, citing examples of other towns like Arua and Pakwach that have functional parks.
13:46
13:46

Masaka Leaders Give up on Wetland, Allocate Alternative Land For Industrial Park 2

Andrew Lukyamuzi Batemyeto, the Masaka L.CV Chairperson, states that they have agreed to present this land to the government for the industrial park. In 2015, the local government leaders had previously presented 1.5 square miles of land at Mazigo in Bukakata Sub County, Masaka district to attract the promised industrial park.
13:32
13:32

She-Cranes Enter Residential Camp for Netball World Cup Prep 1 1

The team will be housed at the Africa Bible University in Lubowa for a month-long training before travelling to South Africa for the final competition. The girls who were initially 29 had spent nearly two months in non-residential training at the Kamwokya TLC court before the squad was trimmed to 20 players.
12:45
12:45

130 Phones Stolen, 148 Arrested During Martyrs Day Celebration 1

Security forces say that the phones were snatched by thugs who disguised as pilgrims to steal from people who queued up to join the Martyr's Day celebrations at the two venues.
12:28
12:28

Lawyer Robert Rutaro Joins Legal Battle Against Anti-Homosexuality Act Elgon Advocates 1

The law which targets lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people, among others, imposes capital punishments for same-sex relations and engaging children below 18 years into homosexuality. A death penalty now awaits those found guilty of aggravated homosexuality and a 20-year jail term for those promoting” homosexuality.
11:23
11:23

Works Ministry Approves Tarmacking of Kufu-Namisindwa Road 1

During a recent inspection of the ongoing works, Engineer Sharp Tumwine, who is overseeing the project on behalf of UNRA, stated that once the current phase is completed, they will resume work on the entire road with additional funding.
10:27
10:27

Last-Minute Visa Delays Bar Two Ugandan Athletes from World Mountain Championships UAF 1

Muhammad explained that the athletes and officials were unable to travel to Austria as their travel documents were delayed at the Austrian Embassy.
09:54
09:54

Kasese District Anti-Trafficking Task Force Formed 5 1

Julius Twinomujuni, the Commissioner of Police and National Coordinator for the Office of the Prevention of Trafficking in Persons in the Ministry of Internal Affairs explained that the district task force will spearhead and support rescue, rehabilitation, and reintegration efforts for TIP victims.
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