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23:09
23:09

Nakaayi Wins 800m Gold in IAAF World Championships 1 Top story

Nakaayi posted 1:58.04 breaking the national record. The duo from USA Raeyn Rogers and Ajee Wilson finished second and third respectively.
22:58
22:58

Infighting Causes Poor Service Delivery in Kalangala -Report 1

The research organization interviewed up to 71 civil servants from the different local governing Units within the district. Amongst the interviewed employees, 67 said they have been affected by infighting and have on several occasions been transferred to distant, hard to reach areas because of their squabbles with their seniors.
22:01
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Karamoja Youth Sidelined in Annual Budgeting Process karamoja sub region 3 1

The findings are contained in a survey conducted in the five districts of Moroto, Napak, Nakapiripirit, Abim and Kotido early this year.
20:11
20:11

Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference: Two Foreign MPs Lose Property 1 1

Uganda Police Force –UPF have revealed that two legislators from Tanzania and Britain lost their valuables at the Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference –CPC that concluded yesterday in Kampala.
20:03
20:03

Lecturer Arrested For Assaulting Female Traffic Police Officer 1

Steven Muhoozi, the Officer in Charge traffic who is said to have witnessed the incident told our reporter that the assaulted officer stopped a vehicle that was from Tororo heading to Busia to check its condition and found that its tires had worn out.
18:19
18:19

Kalangala District Registers 27 Per Cent Local Revenue Shortfall 1

The shortfall according to Ekudel was a result of the loopholes within the Kalangala Taxing policy that empowered Sub County Accountants and Chiefs to collect taxes but neither accounted for the amount of taxes collected.
17:56
17:56

Kitgum Vendors Not to Relocate To Airfield Market Kitgum Municipality 4 1

Jude Ogik, the Kitgum Municipal Council legal Representative told URN in an interview on Friday that Justice Mubiru over ruled the injunction against his clients, saying their action was in line with the physical planning act 2010.
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17:09

CMI, Police Arrest Three Prime Suspects in Entebbe Double Murder Mellina Tumukunde 1 Top story

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, could not revealed the number of arrests made but confirmed that joint security agencies have arrested suspects believed to have killed Rushegera and Tumukunde.
16:35
16:35

Kaweesi Murder Suspects Released on Police Bond state attorney 2 Top story

The trio has been released this afternoon by the Deputy Commander of Special Investigations Department- SID of Police, Elly Womanya in Kireka.
16:18
16:18

Weaker Laws Encouraging Power Theft and Vandalism -UMEME UMEME limited 1 3

The company lost at least 40 transformers to vandalism in addition to several other electricity supply infrastructure and illegal connections in the first half of 2018 alone. This translated into an estimated annual average loss of 100 billion shillings.
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16:09

Tension As Buganda Chief Erects Temporary Office on Disputed Land in Nakasongola Buganda Kingdom 2 2 Top story

On Sunday night, Gerald Kyanjo Kimbugwe, the Buganda Kingdom representative in Buruuli County transported a container to the disputed land in Nakasongola town to set up a temporary office. This followed a botched attempt to construct permanent offices on the said land because of wrangles between Buganda Kingdom and Buruuli chiefdom.
15:56
15:56

Quest for Joint Opposition Candidate Dominates DP Block Retreat 1

Dr Lulume Bayiga, the former Secretary-General of the Democratic Party said there is need to engage other people and political organizations to ensure that they all agree on an opposition candidate to contest against the ruling National Resistance Movement.
15:34
15:34

More Children Suffering from Eye Diseases – Opticians 1 2

The children are increasingly suffering from congenital cataracts, glaucoma, injuries to the eye, ulcers, retinopathy of prematurity, retinoblastoma and allergies, mostly affecting newborns to kids aged ten.
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15:22

Police Constable Commits Suicide after Killing Girl Friend village

Kasadha is said to have shot Namugisa twice in the head around 9:30pm on Sunday night before turning the gun on himself. An AK-47 rifle with 18 rounds of live ammunition was found besides the two lifeless bodies.
14:45
14:45

Cancer Machine Down For Servicing - Namulindwa

According to Christine Namulindwa the Institute’s Public Relations Officer the machine was closed down awaiting an engineer from the International Atomic Energy Agency to come and service it.
14:30
14:30

Kira Municipality Consider Closing Public School With Few Pupils 2 2

Hajji Hussein Kato, Kira Municipality education officer, says it is improper for government to continue speeding money on this school whose fate is hanging in balance. He says on top of the capitation grant, they supply materials to this school and deployed teachers who are literately doing nothing.
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12:54

School Director, District Authorities Bicker Over Land

Abel Bizimana, the Kisoro District LC 5 Chairperson, says when Abomwe defied their order, they decided to consult the Education and Sports Ministry for guidance, which wrote to him to vacate the land peacefully but he has failed to adhere to the directive.
12:14
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McKinstry Appointed Uganda Cranes Coach johnathan mckinstry 1 Top story

McKinstry was unveiled at the Fufa headquarters in Mengo on Monday morning.
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10:57

Sironko District Embarks on Mass Vaccination Against Rabies 2

James Gibiri and Denis Wajala, both farmers in Sironko district, say they spend lots of money to get their animals and birds vaccinated. Rabies is caused by a virus that affects the central nervous system particularly causing inflammation in the brain.
08:02
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Naguru Ebola Treatment Unit Poorly Equipped-Medics 5 1 Top story

Our reporter visited the unit on Friday last week and found it deserted. There was no activity in the facility, which is fenced with chain link. The doors were under lock and key. The unit comprises of three wards. Each ward is a standalone building measuring approximately 10 meters squared.
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