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22:26
22:26

Bugweri Councillors Protest Canceled Interim Elections district 4 1

The elections were canceled on Thursday by Jinja High Court following a petition filed by Yoweri Musasizi and Steven Balya. 
19:29
19:29

Kyotera District Service Commission Secretary Arrested over Extortion public service

According to Sikahwa, they registered a number of complaints from job applicants implicating Kayinga for soliciting bribes from them with promises of helping them to secure public service jobs in the district.
18:39
18:39

50 Students Admitted as Police Fire Teargas in Mbale SS health center 4 5 Top story

A team of police officers led by Mbale District Police Commander, Fred Ahimbisibwe fired the teargas to stop clashes between Mbale SS students and their arch rivals of Nkoma SS.
17:35
17:35

Health Ministry Rules Out Ebola Outbreak in Kikuube Uganda 1

Dr. Nicholas Kwikiriza, the Acting Kikuube District Health Officer, says the samples taken from the deceased have tested negative for Ebola and other hemorrhagic fevers.
17:16
17:16

Lira Municipal Councillors Protest Delayed Payment of Ex-Gratia Ex Gratia Payment 2 2

Drawn from the four Divisions of Ojwina, Adyel, Railways and Central, the councilors numbering 75 on Thursday staged a demonstration protesting the delayed payment of their Ex Gratia. It took the intervention of police from Lira CPS to quelled down the rowdy councilors. Geoffrey Omara Okello, a local councilor representing Bar Onger parish at the Railways Division Council says they have not been paid for the last five quarters.
16:39
16:39

Women Can Enroll on New ARV Combination Drug- MOH Ministry of Health 3

Uganda started enrolling people on HIV drug TLD in July last year but had excluded pregnant and women of child bearing potential on safety grounds but with the World Health Organization releasing new evidence supporting its use by all on Monday, Uganda is now moving to adjust the national ART guidelines.
16:16
16:16

Francis Kazini Elected Kikuube Interim LCV Chairperson Elections 1 2

Kazini garnered five votes against his rival Opio who garnered four votes.
15:17
15:17

Ngora Accident Death Toll Increases Soroti Hospital 1 Top story

Three people were killed on spot and ten others injured after a taxi registration number UBD 584R they were traveling on board to Soroti from Mbale overturned following a tyre burst.
15:03
15:03

Security Guard Sentenced To 34 Years For Murder masaka high court

Prosecution led by Masaka Resident State Attorney, Ivan Nkwasibwe told court that the convict stormed Apolot’s home in Kizungu zone in Katwe Butego division in Masaka district on August 1, 2018 and shot her dead. He reportedly decided to end Apolot’s life accusing her of infidelity.
14:38
14:38

Kasese Ebola Suspect Tests Negative bwera hospital

But Dr Yusuf Baseke the Kasese district health officer told URN on Thursday that blood samples sent to the Uganda Viral Research Institute have tested negative to Ebola. Baseke applauded the people for being vigilant and appealed to them to remain cautious and report to health authorities any suspected case so as to manage the monstrous disease.
14:37
14:37

Half of Ugandans Suffer from Allergy-Study Ministry of Health 4

Dr. Bruce Kirenga, an allergy expert and head the Lung institute, told URN that 3416 people were surveyed at household level to determine the prevalence of allergic asthma and other allergies and that respondents were followed for 12 months.
14:26
14:26

MP Ogwal is a Liar - Gen. Tumwine. 1 2

Tumwine made the remarks today while addressing the press at Lake View Hotel in Mbarara. The Minister said that he has been ill-treated and dehumanized by what he referred to as lies peddled by Ogwal.
14:18
14:18

Namirembe Hillside Fire Contained 1 Top story

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Oweyesigire, says the fire gutted the senior two boy’s dormitory.
13:56
13:56

SECAM Delegates Pay Tribute to Uganda Martyrs 1 2

The delegates led by His Grace Archbishop Gabriel Mbilingi, the President of SECAM on Wednesday traced the footsteps of the Uganda Martyrs from St. Denis Ssebuggwao Chapel in Munyonyo to the Uganda Martyrs Chapel.
13:45
13:45

Armed Robberies worry Bunyangabu Residents

Last week, a mobile money agent was robbed millions of money by unknown gun men. This was the third armed robbery case in the district since the year started
13:24
13:24

Ngora Accident Kills Four, Injures 10 Others Critically four dead

According to Male, the four were killed this morning after a taxi registration number UBD 584R that they were traveling on board overturned following a tyre burst.
12:56
12:56

Six Arrested over Embezzlement of YLP Funds apac district

In Apac, three members are accused of allegedly misappropriating over eight million shillings that was meant to finance their association’s projects. They are Francis Acabai, the chairperson of Ibuje Ginnery Youth Association, Gloria Akullo, the secretary, Joan Tino, the treasurer among others.
12:10
12:10

Ministry of Lands Considering Amendment of National Physical Planning Act 2 1

Isaac Isanga Musumba, the State Minister for Urban Development says that the amendments are intended at eliminating unregulated construction in all urban area across the country.
11:32
11:32

Timber Dealers, Street vendors Face fresh Eviction from Lira town Centre Lira municipality 1

They have continued operating along Bala, Kwania roads and Jinja Camp, Uhuru Barr and some corridors within the Central Business district of Lira town. Many street vendors have also remained visibly operating along busy streets Kitgum stage, areas around Lira Main market Noteber road at the corner of Amulam complex and Obote Avenue.
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