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20:22
20:22

UJCC Against Deployment of Army During Elections 5 3

The Executive Secretary of Uganda Joint Christian Council -UJCC, Fr. Constantine Mbonabingi says the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces should not be deployed during elections to demilitarise the process.
20:09
20:09

Multiple Interests on Land Hindering Development of Slums- Musumba 3

Musumba says for government to develop such areas, they have to cater for all those with interests on the land.
19:49
19:49

Priests Cautioned Against Living A Life of Pomp Diocese of Kasese 1 3

Bishop Kibira said many religious leaders are seemingly paying more attention to their titles as fathers, nuns, brothers, pastors and end up paying little attention to their core duty of serving Christ.
18:27
18:27

Kampala's Poor Air Quality Attributed to Urbanisation kampala air quality 1

Dr. Daniel Okello, the Acting Director of Public Health and Environment at Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA) said at 162 µg/m3 currently Kampala is unsafe since the World Health recommendation of air quality is 25 µg/m3.
18:25
18:25

Landlord Detained for Hosting Prohibited Meeting Bobi Wine 1

Onyango declined to confirm whether or not the six were arrested for political reasons insisting that their meeting wasn’t authorized by police. He says after arresting the suspects, police recovered red berets and red overalls, which are synonymous with People Power activists.
17:32
17:32

NDA to Withdraw Licenses of Private Pharmacies in Mulago Hospital 2 1

Dr. Merdard Bitekyerezo, the NDA Board Chairperson, says the president’s directive is timely, since the Authority was initially hesitant to license them but their hands we tied because they had already entered Memorandums of understanding with Mulago hospital management.
17:24
17:24

Suspected Motorcycle Thief Arrested in Wakiso 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, said Ssebakade and his passenger, Umar Yiga, were allegedly waylaid at Ganda by Waiswa.
17:05
17:05

Nakasongola Leaders Fault NEMA for Ignoring Complaints on Lubenge Wetland 3

Sam Kigula the LC 5 Chairman of Nakasongola district says that since the companies acquired the leases,they have excavated large drainage channels and constructed roads in the wetland diverting all the water into their farms.
16:51
16:51

Former Busoga University Students Protest Delayed Graduation education 1 3

Sumaya Nakanda, one of the affected students, says she has failed to upgrade using the academic documents from Busoga university due to lack of approved registration numbers, which can only be availed after acquiring her transcript.
16:10
16:10

More Refugees to Enter Uganda- Ecweru Tribal clashes 1 3

Musa Ecweru, the Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and refugees said they have received communication from their counterparts in the Democratic republic of Congo that fresh tribal clashes between the lendu and Bagegere erupted at the beginning of this week in Ituri province adding that thousands had started fleeing.
16:02
16:02

Woman Stabs Lover to Death Over Meat Patrick Onyango 1 1 Top story

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango only identifies the suspect as Norah while the deceased is Bob Matovu, a resident of Kayanja zone in Rubaga Division in Kampala.
15:40
15:40

We must Sanction Perpetual Absentee Committee Members -Opposition Whip absentee mps 3 4

Some of the MPs attributed their perpetual absenteeism to lack of interest in certain committees or clashing in committee sittings and other engagements among other reasons. However, a number of MPs led by the Opposition Chief Whip, Ssemujju want such MPs sanctioned, saying their absence affects the overall performance of committees.
15:04
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Huge Number of Refugee Pupils At Maratatu School Shocks Ecweru Ministers 4 1 Top story

Ecweru was shocked to discover that the school that was established in 2018 hosts more than 7000 pupils in 11 classrooms manned by 26 teachers. According to Ecweru, the high number of pupils makes it difficult for children to access quality education desired by government.
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13:30

Gun Applicants to Undergo One Month Training 1 1

Police said all individuals applying to acquire guns will have to undergo training on gun handling, shooting, assembling and dismantling.
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13:25

Kapchorwa Municipality Roads In Poor State 5 1

A report by the town clerk James Andrew Ocen on the conditions and inventory of roads and bridges in the municipality as of 11th September 2019 indicates that out of the 92 roads in Kapchorwa municipality only 9 roads are in a good condition.
13:03
13:03

Sironko District Runs Out of Foot and Mouth Vaccine

In August this year, Bugisu sub region was hit by the foot and mouth disease forcing the districts affected to impose a quarantine on all livestock.
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12:36

Soroti University Vice Chancellor Complains of State House Impostors Robert Ikoja Odongo 1 2

He however, says he employed Bwire to work in his office since he presented a recommendation letter purportedly signed by Haji Moses Kigongo, the National Resistance Movement-NRM party National Vice Chairperson.
12:27
12:27

Jinja Muncipality Leaders on the Spot For Delays to Construct Mahatma Gandhi Centre construction 2 1

Construction of the memorial centre at the source of river Nile was pledged by India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, during his visit in Uganda last year.
12:04
12:04

Proposed Regulation of Standards of Edible Insects Generates Mixed Reactions 4

Paul Jjunju, a Consumer of grasshoppers says before the bureau moves to control the standards of edible insects where they are packaged from and caught they should think of where these insects come from because the breeding places could be dangerous.
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12:02

Prosecution Defends Move to Try Kaweesi Murder Suspects at Nabweru Court 1 2

However, Prosecution led by Mutoni told court presided by Grade One Magistrate George Mfitundinda that Balyejusa committed the offence from Nabweru jurisdictions from where he was arrested.
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