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18:00
18:00

Coronavirus: 44 Recovered Patients Discharged From Entebbe Hospital 3 1

The latest discharge brings the total number of recoveries to 486. Uganda has so far confirmed a total of 741 cases.
17:53
17:53

Man Who Hacked his Wife Arrested in Luweero attempted murder 2 1

Robert Masinde, a resident of Kamira trading centre in Luweero district has been on the run, from June 4, when he hacked his wife Jennipher Ajambo, a mother of six. The two had a misunderstanding after Ajambo allegedly rejected Masinde's sexual demands.
17:04
17:04

Social Distancing Still Tall Order for Luweero Markets roadside markets 1 4

Three of the roadside markets have already been closed on the directive of the task force after they failed to implement the Standard Operating Procedures aimed at combating the spread of the virus. The affected markets are Balikyejusa, Balikyewunya and Wobulenzi roadside market.
16:56
16:56

Security Personnel in Kasese, Bundibugyo Ban Travel Permits Issued by LCs travel documents 2

Capt. Edwin Mawanda, the UPDF spokesperson Mountain Division says the joint force has resolved to ban the travel permits from local leaders after observing misuse of the clearances.
16:24
16:24

Installation of CCTV Cameras Starts in Soroti Soroti Municipality 1 2

David Ongom Mudong, the East Kyoga Regional Spokesman says the installation of the CCTV cameras will help in crime management in the region.
15:50
15:50

Tullow Oil Summons Shareholders Over Sale Of Its Stake in Albertine farmdown 1 Top story

The transaction is conditional upon the approval of the company’s shareholders who will meet on July 15. The process of approval according to the rules, requires a simple majority shareholding approval. They are expected to vote and approve the deal before the sale can be concluded in Uganda.
15:36
15:36

Three Vehicles for COVID-19 Response Activities in Arua Grounded 1 3

The task force team says that it requires up to 50 million Shillings to fix the vehicles, which were due for service before they were allocated to the COVID-19 team.
14:47
14:47

UPDF Fisheries Protection Unit to be Deployed on Lake Albert Police deployment 1 1

More than 200 landing sites in the districts of Hoima, Buliisa and Kikuube were listed for closure by the government, for allegedly facilitating the illegal movement of people to and from the Democratic Republic of Congo at the height of a lockdown occasioned by an outbreak of Coronavirus Disease.
14:07
14:07

UPDF Hands Over Guns of Killed SPLA Soldiers 3 4

Presiding over the handover of the ammunitions at Afoji border on Wednesday the Resident District Commissioner Moyo Bob Williams Labeja said the SPLA soldiers were shot due to mistaken identity since they were not in uniform.
13:20
13:20

Traders Demand Re-Opening of Hoima Hardware Market COVID-19 1 1

Hoima Hardware market that accommodates mostly traders dealing in second hand clothes was closed on March,17,2020 by security operatives in conjunction with Hoima Municipal authorities after the traders failed to comply with the guidelines issued by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to guard against the deadly COVID-19 Pandemic.
13:18
13:18

Homes Abandoned as Runoff Sweeps Through Namisindwa District 7 2

The residents say that the runoff from the hilly area has created a physical crack that passes through homes and gardens, a signal of the risk the residents face. They add that a number of houses have already been damaged by the moving mass.
13:08
13:08

Parents Protest as Bank Takes Over School in Jinja Henry Mugarura 4 1

Tobis Mwesigwa, a member of the school’s management committee says the bank was notified about their current financial constraints but went ahead and attached the school.
12:15
12:15

Education Gets Lion Share of Budget in Teso Region Soroti District 1

Richard Oboi, the Soroti District Planner says that four billion will be spent on capital development especially the construction of classrooms, teachers’ houses and pit latrines while the rest of money will be used for wages and operations.
12:07
12:07

Doreen Nyanjura Appointed Kampala Deputy Lord Mayor

Lukwago made the announcement this morning following the resignation of Sarah Kanyike, who saod she was retiring from active politics. Kanyike, the Makindye East Woman Councillor has served as Deputy Lord since 2016.
10:51
10:51

Encroachers Refuse to Vacate Namiiro Wetland 2 3

In April President Museveni ordered individuals who have settled or working in protected zones such as lakes, wetlands, forest reserves across the country should be evicted.
07:48
07:48

WHO Cautions Against Using Dexamethasone for Mild COVID-19 Cases 1 1 Top story

“This is very welcome news for those patients with severe illness,” said WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus during a virtual media briefing from Geneva. But he emphasized that dexamethasone was shown to have no beneficial effect for those with milder symptoms who do not need respiratory support.
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