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Oct 2019 16 results
18:48
18:48

Fisheries Protection Unit Denies Killing Fishermen on L. Kyoga illegal fishing 2

The deceased, identified as Justine Nayiga a fish vendor at Kyebisire landing site and a fisherman at Kibuye landing site in Nakasongola, only identified as Eramu, allegedly died during an operation mounted to arrest those involved in illegal fishing on Tuesday morning.
18:43
18:43

Kadaga Blocks Discussion on Magogo Suspension 2014 fifa world cup 5 1

Kadaga made the ruling after the Shadow Minister for Sports Allan Ssewanyana asked why the Ministry of Education and Sports had not responded to his petition against the resale of 2014 FIFA World Cup tickets.
17:45
17:45

Human Rights Commission Condemns Brutality at Makerere 4 Top story

Speaking to journalists at the UHRC Commission offices on Tuesday, Commissioner, Patricia Achan Okiria, said the commission is concerned about the human rights violations involved in the strikes. She condemned the brutality students suffered at the hands of security agencies for trying to protect their right to education.
16:50
16:50

URA Provides Ownership Details of Hit and Run Accident Vehicle 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says URA records show that the Starlet UAE 783K that allegedly hit a Bajaj Boxer motorcycle number UEC 991R that was transporting three pupils to school is registered in the names of Joseph Nankwasi.
15:50
15:50

NDA Cautions Against Using Herbal Mixtures to Treat Malaria

While people continue to use herbal concoctions vended around busy Kampala streets as remedies for malaria, Michael Mutyaba, the head of the herbal medicine department at NDA says that the agency has not assessed or approved any herb for the treatment of Malaria.
15:26
15:26

Police Release Suspect in Theft of 160 Phones 1 1

Kawempe police after being alerted by victims traced the vehicle and it was sighted past Bulenga township. Police immediately informed counterparts at Bujuuko that intercepted the car, arrested Ggayi and impounded the vehicle containing 160 suspected stolen phones.
14:30
14:30

Missing P7 Candidate Found Abandoned in Butambala Forest 2

“Our counterparts in Mityana sent us information and the description befitted the child we had. He was subjected to medical test. As we wait for results from the tests taken, the child has been transported back to Mityana to meet his family and subsequently prepare for his examinations,” said Mukisa.
14:26
14:26

CPA's Meenakshi Lauds Parliament on Engaging Stakeholders in Sector Review 2

The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association-CPA Representative, Dhar Meenakshi has today commended the Parliament of Uganda for involving stakeholders including the civil society in it's annual sector review.
13:10
13:10

Budaka LCI Chairpersons Protest Delayed Measles-Rubella Immunization allowances 1

The chairpersons on Tuesday stormed the district offices of the district LCV chairperson, the District Health officer and the chief administrative officer’s office.
12:49
12:49

Poor Enforcement of Physical Plans Affecting Land Use 3 1

Sam Mukasa-Kintu, a professional physical planner and founder Head of the Physical Planning Department at Kampala City Council now Directorate of Physical Planning of Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA says Uganda has good physical plans but lack implementation and enforcement.
12:20
12:20

Coach McKinstry Names Cranes Squad for 2021 Afcon Qualifier Jonathan McKinstry 1

McKinstry’s team will kick start their campaign with an away game against tricky Burkina Faso on November 13th before hosting Malawi Flames on November 17th at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.
11:32
11:32

11-year-Old Girl Surgically Corrected to Live as a Boy 2

The child was born a girl and raised as one. But according to her parents, her organs started changing as she grew older. What was thought to be a clitoris turned into a penis, a condition which, according to medics was caused by the presence of high levels of male (testosterone) hormones in her body.
10:40
10:40

Unknown Thugs Attack Villages in Bududa 3

According to victim, she was returning from the nearby trading center of Kikholo trading center in Bulucheke Sub County around 8:00pm when she was attacked.
07:53
07:53

Heavy Rains Wash Away Bridges in Busia LCV 2

Fred Bwire, a resident of Sikuda village in Sikuda Sub County, says most of the works undertaken by various departments in the district are shoddy. He wants the Inspectorate of Government to investigate some of the works in the district.
07:32
07:32

Former Bus Driver Accuses MP Ogong of Breaching NSSF Act Dokolo South County 4 1 Top story

He told the Committee Chaired by the Nakifuma County MP Robert Ssekitoleko that the Bus Company, which operates on the Kampala-Apac route, breached provisions of the law which require employers to remit savings to NSSF every month, as saving for their employee's retirement. Employers are mandated to make a 10 per cent contribution to NSSF in addition to the 5 per cent deducted from their worker's salaries.
07:27
07:27

Heavy Rains Destory St. Peter Clever Primary School Classrooms student 1 1

Annet Mukasa, a Primary One teacher says that all pupils in lower primary were sent home as the school management prepares to fix the damages.
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