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16:51
16:51

Juvenile Battling for Life after Losing Genitals to Attackers Katakwi District 1 2

The survivor, a resident of Okwamwar Village in Palam Sub County was attacked on the morning of August 11, 2023, while his parents were away in the Ocorimongin weekly market. He was later found in a pool of blood and taken to hospital for medical attention.
15:45
15:45

Nutritionists Want Cassava Growing Revived in Napak farmers in Napak 1 3

In 2001, the government introduced Cassava growing in Napak district as part of the effort to improve food security. The farmers gradually embraced the crop but later dropped due to a number of challenges such as prolonged drought, thieves, and diseases among others. Now the Nutritionists are saying the malnutrition and hunger in the households would be addressed through encouraging farmers to embrace cassava growing.
15:36
15:36

Uganda Gets Modern Emergency Medical Training Simulation Centre 6 2

The facility donated by TotalEnergies EP will provide specialized emergency medical skills training to strengthen preparedness and ability of medical personnel to respond to health emergencies.
15:14
15:14

Mbarara City Councilors Demand Investigations into Irregular Revenue Collection 6

She said that during budget discussions for this financial year, they agreed that the revenue collection from the Matooke be increased to 16.8 million. However, the documents presented indicated a collection of 101 million, averaging 8 million monthly – a figure that wasn't agreed upon during budget discussions.
13:52
13:52

Uganda Cranes to Open World Cup Qualifiers with Guinea 1

The two games will be played between 13th to 21st November 2023. The Cranes who have never featured at the World Cup were recently pitted in group G alongside Guinea, Algeria, Mozambique, Botswana, and Somalia with whom they will compete to secure a spot in the next World Cup.
13:30
13:30

Government Drafts Bill to Regulate Sand Mining NEMA 1 1

Sand and some substances used in the construction industry were not defined as minerals by the 1995 constitution.
13:22
13:22

Court Martial Drops Charges Against General Kayihura 2 1 Top story

When the case came up on Wednesday, the Prosecution led by Lt Col Raphael Mugisha and Private Regina Nanzala said they had instructions to withdraw charges against Kayihura.
13:02
13:02

Court Orders Rosewell Hospital to Produce Retained New Born 1

Last month Bridgers Alinda Mugenyi and Saloome Aturinde dragged Rosewell Women and Children Hospital Limited to court for retaining their newborn baby.
12:29
12:29

60 Houses Demolished in Jinja City 4 1

The dispute on the contested land started in 2008, following the death of the Kyabazinga Cultural leader Henry Muloki.
11:19
11:19

Land Tenure System Escalating Disputes in Lango 1 6

Godfrey Salaam Ngobi, the Registrar at Lira High Court Circuit, explained that the court is overwhelmed with a number of land related cases arising from boundary issues and sheer greed which may need an additional circuit judge to handle the matter.
10:53
10:53

16-Year-Old Boy Held in Hospital Over Unpaid Bills 1 2

Jonas Mfitumukiza, a primary six pupil at Gakenke Primary School and a resident of Mburabuturo village in Nyakabande sub-county was admitted to the hospital on February 15, 2023, after suffering a strange illness on his right leg.
10:34
10:34

Kikuube Boda Boda Rider Stabbed to Death woman

The suspect has been identified as Charlis Muhanguzi 23 while the deceased is Everist Byamukama 25, both residents of Wairagaza village, Butoole parish in Kyangwali sub county.
10:22
10:22

Luwero SACCOs Stuck with UGX 5.5B For PDM 2 5

The Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development has released shillings 10.8 billion shillings to 101 parish SACCO accounts in Luwero district.
09:53
09:53

Lokeris asks Oil Contractors to Make NSSF Contributions 1

According to information from the Petroleum Authority, the oil and gas sector had generated 12000 jobs by the end of July 2023.
08:36
08:36

Uganda Mobile Payments Remain Low - MTN 4 1

Only 700,000 use their accounts to pay for goods and services in a month, according Albert Gitta, MTN Mobile Money Uganda Limited Chief Technical and Information Officer.
08:22
08:22

Five Security Guards Arrested for Shooting at Minister Mayanja Police 1 1

The arrested security guards have been identified as Vincent Omara, 28, Vincent Tusingwire 26, Cleophas Kansiime 22, Gad Mairiho 42 and Robert Abekani 25.
08:10
08:10

Fort Portal City Seeks UGX 100m to Operationalize Council Chambers 1

Speaking during the State of the City address on Tuesday, Mayor Asaba Edison Ruyonga revealed that following the elevation to city status, they are facing challenges of office space.
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