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Sep 2023 11 results
18:38
18:38

Kasese Border Market Temporarily Closed Over Terror Threat Kasese market 2 1

The Deputy Resident District Commissioner-DRDC in-Charge of Bukonzo County, Lt. Maate Magwara said they have opted to close the market following terror alerts targeting the facility.
18:11
18:11

UNEB Releases Examination Timetables, 1.2 Million Candidates Registered 4 1

Odong said that This year’s national examinations will commence on Friday, October 13, with the briefing of UCE candidates and run until November 17, 2023, while PLE will be conducted from November 7 to 9, 2023 and UACE, will be conducted from November 10 - December 1, 2023.
16:59
16:59

EU Suggests Green Bonds for Africa Climate Response 4 1 Top story

Green bonds are emerging as possible options for climate change financing in countries to supplement public financing.
15:15
15:15

"We Are Losing Climate Battle," Dr. Sultan Al Jaber UNFCCC 3 1 Top story

Dr. Al Jaber, who is the President of the upcoming UN Climate Change Conference (COP28) in Dubai said the world is struggling to reach the action required to limit global warming to 1.5°C.
12:44
12:44

Fuel Tanker Burst into Flames along Lira- Soroti Road 2 4

Thomas Ogwal Ochol, a Catechist of St. Philips Church of Uganda Gwengabara where the accident happened, says that they managed to secure church properties and ensured that no one got caught in the fire.
11:54
11:54

Hailstorm Destroys Crops, Houses In Agago 5 2

Joel Otto, the LCI of Oloko Ki Winyo in Lumule Ward, says they were still moving in all the gardens to register affected farmers and get the exact extent of the destruction.
11:20
11:20

Isingiro Farmers, Lawyer Threaten Lawsuit Over Unauthorized Road Tolls 4 2

Mufakinanye explains that he has witnessed the loss of Matooke traders due to the unauthorized road tolls in the district. The road tolls are used to collect money from traders dealing in Matooke, sand, hardcore stones, and cow dung manure.
09:03
09:03

Council Gives Fish Vendors One Week Ultimatum To Pay Rent Or Shift 2 2

Assy Abirebe Tumwesigyire, the Mbarara city clerk stated that negotiations between the council and the fish vendors have failed to yield an agreement, as the vendors demand a reduction in fees, which the council deems unfeasible.
08:47
08:47

Court of Appeal Upholds 38-Year Jail Term for Murder Convict Abel Ariho

In their judgment, the Court of Appeal Justices Muzamiru Mutangula Kibeedi, Christopher Gashirabake, and Eva Luswata explained that Ariho's submissions revolved around the insufficiency of circumstantial evidence.
08:26
08:26

Nagirinya Murder Case: Kasolo Asks Court to Acquit him of all Charges 1 2 Top story

During the final submissions, Comporiyamu Kasolo, a key suspect, argued that the prosecution failed to present crucial evidence, including an eyewitness who could have provided a statement regarding the kidnapping.
07:32
07:32

Mob Thwarts Machete Attack, Kills One Suspect Mob justice 3

Sam Twiineamazima, the Acting Savannah regional police spokesperson, said in a statement that the Luwero District territorial police are actively investigating a case of murder by a mob. The latter made an alarm that attracted passers who then chased them and in turn, they arrested one. They battered him with stones and sticks and after his demise, they set the lifeless body ablaze.
Sep 2023 11 results