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18:40
18:40

New Report Finds A Surge In Renewable Energy Renewable energy 1 Top story

Renewables are growing rapidly and nuclear power is on track to reach new all-time high next year, enabling low-emissions generation to outpace robust electricity demand growth
18:30
18:30

Budget Committee Tasks Finance Officials on Wastage 1 Top story

The committee is currently scrutinizing the national budget framework paper for financial year 2024/2025. On Wednesday, the MPs interfaced with officials from the Ministry of Finance, Planning, and Economic Development.
18:28
18:28

Activists Petition Court to Order Mps Serving as Ministers to Vacate Michael Aboneka 1 2 Top story

According to the petitioners, the Constitution provides for the independence of the three arms of government which include Parliament, the Judiciary, and the Executive. These arms have a distinct function independent of the other.
17:50
17:50

Livestock Prices Drops Over Drought in Amudat in Amudat district 1 1

Cattle farmers forced to sell livestock at giveaway prices while buyers have resorted to undercutting the prices saying they have to meet the high transportation costs.
17:32
17:32

Lango RDCs Mourn Cecilia Ogwal, Say She Valued Security 4 1 Top story

George Abdul, the RDC Apac who spoke on behalf of the Deputy Dean of RDCs disclosed how the Late Cecilia was instrumental in not only mentoring them but also promoting peace and unity in Lango by supporting security despite being an opposition politician.
16:43
16:43

Court Condemns Gov’t over Failure to Accommodate PWDs 2

Candia gave the example of a case before the criminal Division of the high court where his client withdrew instructions from him after he failed to appear in court because the Judge had one time during hearing declined to move Court to a more convenient Court room on the ground floor where he could personally appear
16:38
16:38

Kyambogo University VC Warns Students Against Delayed Return 1 3

Eli Katunguka, the Vice Chancellor of Kyambogo University, expressed his surprise at the absence of students on the campus, pondering the reasons behind the situation.
16:01
16:01

Bweyogerere Man Kills Wife, Commits Suicide 1

This is Kampala's second gruesome ending of a couple in a period of one month. On December 27, 2023, Arnold Ssenkungu aged 24 was stabbed to death by his girlfriend Shina Atwine who also committed suicide. These were residents of Mosque zone, in Kibuli, Makindye Division, in Kampala.
15:53
15:53

M23 President Appoints Admnistrative Leaders in North Kivu 6

In a statement released on Wednesday, Bisimwa has appointed Prince Mpambuka as the Administrator of Rutshuru territory.
15:45
15:45

Makerere University Main Building to be Ready by July – Prof Nawangwe 1 1

Nawangwe hopes most of the equipment that has been ordered from abroad will arrive in good time to enable the contractor to hand over the building in July as promised to the University management.
15:41
15:41

BoU, DPF Issue Payment Roadmap for EFC Microfinance Depositors 1 3

Of the total depositors of the financial institution, 2 percent owned 98 percent total value of the deposits, while those with not more than 100,000 shillings were more than two thirds.
15:32
15:32

Three Arrested over Death of Mayuge Farmer

The trio who are neighbors of the deceased, stated that their initial intention was to kidnap Owori, rob his money and abandon him in one of his plantations. However, on realizing that he had recognized their voices, they resolved to kill him.
13:39
13:39

‘Covid, Other factors’ Push EACOP's Cost to $5 billion Bitter EACOP 1 3 Top story

It means that the shareholders including the Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) will have to ask for more money from the treasury to meet its obligations.
12:54
12:54

Health Workers Justify Charging C-section Fees 1

A health worker says that they received 200 teenage mothers last year and with their body structure not fully developed to deliver normally, they were recommended for C-section, which not only allowed them to successfully deliver live babies, but also enjoy decent maternal experience, without tears in their private parts.
12:22
12:22

Mayuge Senior Records Officer Arrested over Missing Files

Nabwire was arrested following inquiries by the Office of the Inspectorate of Government in Jinja following allegations that she was hiding files containing sensitive information under investigation by different state agencies.
12:08
12:08

Flying Squad Arrests Suspected Highway Robbers 1

Mulangura told security personnel that they have been using three vehicles to conduct their robbery which include Mark X 298T white in colour, Mark X UBJ 879T grey in colour and Mark II UBB 716T white in colour.
12:07
12:07

Molly Katanga Remanded To Luzira Over Husband's Murder Henry Katanga 1 Top story

She was wheeled into the Courtroom by a female police constable. Her head and hands were bandaged while her face was partly covered by a face mask. The Magistrate remanded Molly Katanga to Luzira Prison until such a time when the High Court will be ready to try her.
10:37
10:37

Hundreds Gather in Soroti, Dokolo to Recieve Cecilia Ogwal's Body Dokolo District 1 2

Mourners waited patiently for the body which arrived almost close to mid night.
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