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20:32
20:32

Lukwago Starts Probe into Kawempe Property Valuation Exercise KCCA 2

Earlier this month, council leaders in Kawempe and residents protested the property taxes levied on residential and commercial buildings.
20:01
20:01

Retired Civil Servant Grilled for Acquiring Land Illegally 4

Buye, a resident of Mpigi says that in 2009, he bought land from Kasule who impersonated Maurice Mayanja, his deceased uncle.
19:51
19:51

Oil Spill: How Prepared Is Uganda And the Oil Companies? oil spills 3 1 Top story

The country is yet to finalise the National oil Spills Contingency Plan that would outline response in case of an oil spill on Lake Albert other lakes and Rivers.
19:08
19:08

Two Suspected Cattle Thieves Killed in Katakwi

Michael Odongo, the Eastern Police Spokesperson said the suspects were shot dead by the Local Defence Unit-LDU personnel on Monday.
18:38
18:38

MUST Staff Resume Strike 2

A staff general assembly held at the University’s main the campus on Monday unanimously agreed to resume the strike on grounds that their demands have not been addressed. The staff who held a General Assembly at the main campus in Mbarara expressed disappointment the top management of the University over what they refer to as continued harassment of staff especially those who were at the forefront of the strike, maladministration among others.
18:26
18:26

Seven Arrested for Stealing Bitumen home 1

The suspects are alleged to have stolen the drums of bitumen from the contractor’s quarry located in Mutelele Sub County, Bugiri District on June 15th and later fled. They were however arrested on Monday.
18:00
18:00

Delayed Relocation of Power Line Slows Bukakata Road Works arab contractors 1 2

The Project manager Wael Ahmed Mohamed says that failure by Umeme to identify companies that can relocate the power lines from the road has greatly affected them.
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17:42

Police Arrest Three for Breaking into Chinese Company 1 Top story

The suspects are residents of Kinawataka in Kira Municipality, Wakiso District. According to police, Nama was a security guard at the firm attached to Securex Private Security Group. He was dismissed by Lily Benefit Investment Ltd in 2017 over misconduct.
17:05
17:05

New Study Provides Hints for Better Child Development Makerere University

Uganda currently has no evidence based parenting model. As a result, parents tend to employ interventions they saw their own parents or other parents employing to raise their kids into respectful and responsible citizens. scientists have found danger in this and embarked on a study to establish what entails better parenting. The study addressed parental bonding, inequitable gendered socialization, harsh parenting and spousal conflict.
16:34
16:34

One Killed, 10 Injured in Renewed Burglary Attacks 5 1 Top story

Elisha Somoka, a survivor says thugs broke into his house at around 3am and demanded for money. Somoka explains that he offered them Shillings 30,000, which he had on him but they demanded for more and hit him with bricks and other blunt objects.
15:50
15:50

King Fisher Project ESIA Public Hearing in Pictures PAU

The Petroleum Authority over the weekend concluded Public Hearings for the Kingfisher Development Project Environmental Social Impact Assessment(ESIA) in Kikube and Hoima districts. CNOOC Uganda Limited presented its Environmental Social Impact Report https://pau.go.ug/about-us/resources/publications/ for comments by the residents in the project area, civil society and environmental groups. It was the second Public Hearings into Environmental Social Impact Assessments in the oil sector. The first hearing into Tielnga Project operated by Total E&P was held last year. We captured some of the moments on camera.
15:46
15:46

Namutumba Councilor Detained Over Counterfeit Currency district

Mbago is said to have given a fake currency note worth Shillings 50,000 to Mariam Kagoya as condolence for the loss of her husband last week.
14:48
14:48

Busia LC I Chairpersons Protest Delayed Payment of Allowances 3

George Barasa, the chairman Busia Municipality LCs Association who doubles as the Chairperson Nangwe shops, blames the delayed release of their funds on corruption on the part of the municipal leaders.
11:51
11:51

Bunyoro Leaders Demand More Ebola Screening Centers 6

Dr. Joseph Ruyonga, the Hoima District Health Officer says they have engaged the Health Ministry and World Health organization-WHO to support them with more logistics to establish more screening centers more especially in Hoima district.
10:55
10:55

Police Launch Electronic Penalty System 1

Dr. Steven Kasiima, the Director of Traffic Uganda Police Force, says the Express Penalty System will help to reduce the number of drivers dodging the payment of penalties.
10:31
10:31

Moroto Residents Turn Tarmac into Drying Bays moroto- soroti road 1 2

Jorem Okello, another resident of Nakapelimen wants Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA and municipal council to sensitize people on the use of the pavement.
09:03
09:03

Lohana Academy Wall Collapses, Kills Six Children 2

Deputy Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that the wall collapsed during a heavy downpour at 2 a.m., killing six street children on spot. Two others are currently hospitalized in Mulago Hospital.
06:59
06:59

Mufti Menk Preaches, Unity, Peace and Tolerance violence 4 4

Mufti Menk decried of the wars that have caused massive destruction and loss of lives in different parts of the world. He also decried rampant killings caused by people hiding behind religion to commit atrocities.
Jun 2019 18 results