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15:34
15:34

Suspected Illegal Charcoal Dealer Drowns in River Aswa Gulu District 1

According to Watmon, Senyojo’s colleagues immediately started for him with the help of local leaders, community and the police in vain until his body surfaced on Monday morning with bruises on the deceased’s nose.
15:29
15:29

Police Block Women’s Day Celebrations In Ndejje Town Council 2 1

Brenda Nabukenya the Luwero District Woman MP elect has condemned the Police’s action and said it was politically motivated to frustrate her from addressing the women on the challenges facing them .
15:22
15:22

Olanya Dismisses Oulanyah`s Speakership Endorsement by Acholi Group 2 1 Top story

Olanya, who doubles as the Secretary-General of the Acholi Parliamentary Group-APG, says that the Speaker is required to treat each and every legislator with dignity and respect because they represent the opinions of their voters.
14:59
14:59

Busia Traders Stuck With Metric Tons Of Maize 4 4

Bakhali Magemeso, the General Secretary Busia produce dealers cooperative, says that they are stranded with thousands of metric tons of maize that are loaded on trucks and piled in stores due to lack of market.
14:55
14:55

Aswa Region Records 33 murders in 66 Days 1

Police has attributed most of the cases to domestic violence and land disputes. By 3rd of March this year, Kitgum had recorded 9 cases followed by Agago district with 7, and Amuru 4. Other district recorded less murders with Gulu district at 3, Gulu City and Nwoya recording 2 each while Omoro and Pader districts recorded one cases each.
14:30
14:30

Fire Guts Hoima Kontiki Hotel Property 2

The fire is said to have started from the hotel roof. Investigations are still ongoing by officers from the Police Fire Prevention & Rescue Services Directorate is yet to establish the cause of the fire.
14:09
14:09

Two Kalungu Fishermen Drown while Fleeing UPDF Fisheries Operation

The deceased have been identified as Ziad Nsereko and William Zziwa. They were trying to escape from UPDF soldiers who raided the landing site in the illegal fishing operation.
14:02
14:02

Mpigi Accident Claims Five, Injures Five Others Critically 1 1

Some eye witnesses blame Absalom Kagugube, a Boda boda rider and resident of Kasenge in Wakiso district who was riding with two other people for causing the accident when he declined to give way to the Drone car, which was on a high speed.
13:38
13:38

Women Police Officers Place their Hope in New Deputy IGP on Women's Day 2 1

During the conference where Assistant Inspector General of Police, Asan Kasingye, represented Inspector General of Police, Martin Ochola and Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga, was chief guest, female police officers called upon police leadership to resume promotions that had not been held for over four years.
13:29
13:29

Busia Police Officer At Large for Motorcycle Theft 5

John Relx Achira, the Busia Resident District Commissioner, says that Obong was attached to Busia Central Police Station where he was given sick leave in January this year. He says that as head of security in the district, he has launched serious investigations into the matter.
13:16
13:16

EC Conducting a 2021 Election Low Voter Turnout Survey elections in uganda 2

Urban districts have always registered a low voter turnout. For instance, in the January 2021 presidential election, Kampala had a 43 percent voter turnout. In 2016, it polled 51.48 percent, 41.52 per cent in 2011, 58.7 per cent in 2006.
12:59
12:59

Heavy Rains Destroy Classroom Block, Injure Eight Pupils

Christopher Mugisha, the Headteacher of Kyampologoma primary school says that the pupils were discussing around 4 pm on Sunday when heavy rain started and blew off the roof of their classroom block. He says falling bricks hit the pupils as they tried to run away from the classroom to save their lives.
12:52
12:52

Wakiso Women Protest on Women's Day over Abducted Persons 4 1

Headed by the district vice chairperson Betty Ethal Naluyima and the district council secretary for health and education Margret Nakitende Gasanyula, the women claim that they cannot participate in celebrating the women’s day when their abducted husbands and sons are still missing.
12:37
12:37

UGX 1.6billion Water Facility Lies Idle as 20,000 People Go Thirsty in Napak 1

John Lokol, the LC 1 chairperson of Lopei village told URN that in 2016 the government in partnership with UNICEF and GIZ constructed a water facility worth 1.6billion in the area to help them access safe clean water. He, however, says that the facility worked for one year and broke down.
11:51
11:51

Woman Accused of Practicing Witchcraft Survives Lynching in Bunyangabu 2

According to the area LC I Chairperson James Tusiime, Komuhangi has for long been accused by relatives of practicing witchcraft and during a clan meeting recently, she was given three months to vacate the village.
10:55
10:55

Cattle Rustling Reduces As Karimojongs Return to Garden Work 1 Top story

According to Abuku, before garden work started, they used to register on average three cattle raids each week. "Most of these raiders have moved into the fertile places so they have gone to clear their gardens in preparation for the next planting season," he said.
10:37
10:37

Girl Education: Ruhaama Secondary School Gets UGX 292M Grant from Japan 1

Nicholas Tumutoreine, the headteacher says the project will relieve the school of congestion and create comfort for the girls. There are currently 178 girls at the school but the majority are day scholars because the dormitory can only take 50 girls.
10:14
10:14

Kisoro Accident Claims Two Football Players 1

Hafasha says that the players of Highland Gorilla Sports Club were returning to Kisoro town from a friendly match with Bukimbiri Federation Football Club in Bukimbiri sub-county aboard a Datsun pickup registration number UAD 506S where they lost 6-0.
09:54
09:54

Severe Water Crisis Hits Omuruti Residents in Kasese 2 1

About 200 residents in the area depend on a single stream while others trek more than five kilometers to river Nyamugasani to get water for domestic consumption.
09:35
09:35

Four Seek to Succeed Bagwere Cultural Leader 4

Sources privy to what is happening in the cultural institution; say Musimami’s election is meant to prepare him for the position of Ikumbania since only clan heads are eligible for election.
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