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08:33
08:33

Former Privatization Minister Manzi Tumubweine Dead 1 6

Tumubweine succumbed to Covid-19 on Friday at around 10:00 PM at Case Clinic in Kampala where he has been admitted. His death was confirmed by his daughter, Peace Musimenta.
07:57
07:57

Kitgum Municipality MP Arrested For Holding Procession 1

The Forum for Democratic Change Party (FDC] stalwart was picked from his home in Pager Division, Kitgum Municipality on Friday evening.
19:19
19:19

Jinja City Approves UGX 45.7Bn Budget Amidst Controversy Peter Kasolo 1 1

After council failure to consider their complaints, Kadama led her colleagues into chaotic shouts amidst the budget approval process, which prompted security operatives to throw her out of the council hall.
19:10
19:10

Staff Shortage Hits Gulu COVID-19 Treatment Unit understaffing 1 2

Dr Paska Apiyo disclosed with the spike in new cases, the unit is being operated by only eight personnel; 4 nurses, a medical doctor and a physician including two cleaners saying work volume has over stretched them.
19:02
19:02

Omukama Iguru Demands Immediate Investigations into Persistent L. Albert Attacks Lake Albert Attacks 5 1

“How can these attacks happen and no action is being taken by the government? Since 2018 my subjects have been suffering, they are being put on gunpoint before they are robbed. These cases are all being reported to the relevant government security agencies but no any action is taken to save my people.” -Omukama Iguru.
18:54
18:54

COVID -19 Patients in Gulu Violating Home Based Care Treatment Guidelines Ministry of Health 1 2

William Onyai, the Gulu District Health Educator says that they have received information that the patients are mixing with other members of the public.
18:43
18:43

School Closure: Gov’t Resumes Radio Lessons, Still Skeptical on TV 1 2

According to a UNSECO report, television lessons faced challenges in producing content, the absence of pre-existing partnerships for the design and broadcasting of the educational content, and also lacked collaboration between education specialists and the professionals of the audio-visual sector.
18:40
18:40

Under Funding Of Local Gov'ts Undermining Decentralisation Policy-Experts Budget 4

According to the planned expenditure, 82% of the budget will be managed by the central government, while local governments get 16%, which the experts say is too little to enable local governments operate effectively.
18:30
18:30

Cross Border Business Booms at Elegu Despite Transport Ban Elegu Township 1 3

Joseph Nyeko, a cross border fuel dealer in Elegu explains that business is continuing normally without any interference as long as one puts on a face mask, sanitizes hands and observes social distancing rules.
18:26
18:26

Mbale Clinic Found with Hospital Oxygen Cylinder, Closed 1 1

According to the task force members, the clinic has been closed to allow investigations in the theft of the oxygen cylinder to flow smoothly. Some members said that there are several complaints of sneaking patients out from the hospital to the same clinic where some of the patients end up dying.
17:56
17:56

Police Block Kitgum MP's Ambulance Donation Function 2 4

Martin Abigaba says they opted to intercept the legislator’s entourage acting on a tip off that he was planning to embark on dubious activities of mass gathering which was contrary to the current restriction imposed to curtail the spread of the deadly coronavirus
17:31
17:31

Health Centres in Kasese Run Out Of Covid-19 Vaccine Doses 4 1

Dr Yusuf Baseke, the District Health Officer attributes the shortage to an increase in the uptake among the population and the surge in the number of covid-19 cases.
16:57
16:57

Former Bunya South MP Kyeyago Succumbs to COVID-19 Kampala 1

Kyeyago, also a former delegate in the Assembly of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) died today afternoon at the Jinja based Nile International Hospital.
16:52
16:52

Karamoja MPs Protest Appointment of Nandutu, Kitutu As Ministers cabinet 1 3 Top story

Members of Parliament from the Karamoja region have protested the appointments of Maria Goretti Kitutu and Agnes Nandutu as Ministers in charge of Karamoja.
16:44
16:44

Friendly Match Helped Us Assess Weaknesses - Okwi Bafana Bafana 2 2

Hosts South Africa defeated Uganda Cranes 3-2 in an international friendly match played at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto yesterday.
16:16
16:16

Ballot Secrecy: Joyce Ssebuggwawo's Catch-22 2 1

The photo taken by Daily Monitor photojournalist and posted on social media yesterday, two days after President Museveni named Joyce Ssebuggwawo as State Minister for Information clearly show that the then acting FDC President pointed her pen on the lower end of the ballot while FDC candidate Amuriat was the first on the ballot.
16:07
16:07

Uganda Odd Man Out as East African Countries Raise Expenditures

The countries continue to rely heavily on borrowing although some, like Uganda, intend to reduce how much they borrowed this year. In total, the countries plan to borrow more than USD 18 billion, to fund the turnaround of the economies battered by COVID-19, as well as ongoing and new infrastructure projects, among other areas.
15:56
15:56

Six Arrested For Illegally Settling in Muhokya IDP Camp Muhokya camp 4

The Kasese Resident District Commission Lt. Joe Walusimbi says the evaluation exercise also established that more than 100 people are unknown to the camp leadership.
15:33
15:33

Amuru COVID-19 Taskforce Struggles to Track Evacuated Students From Kampala Gulu Univerity 1 1

Michael Lakony, the LCV Chairperson says that they don`t have records of the students and are cash strapped and lack enough resources including transport to follow up and monitor their conditions.
15:24
15:24

Bombers Prepared To Win Medals In Tokyo Olympics - Lihanda 4 2

Coach Patrick Lihanda's team has been in residential camp since May 8th at the Kavumba recreation center, Wakiso.
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