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15:12
15:12

Aspirants Blocked from Accessing Mukono Nomination Centre 4 1

Ahead of the official closure of nominations on October 1, scores of aspirants for local council positions flocked the centre today, in a rush to beat the deadline. Many of them were accompanied by hundreds of supporters, crowding the nomination centre, in contravention of the COVID-19 guidelines issued by both the Electoral Commission and the Ministry of Health.
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Flooding Leaves New Threat of ‘Catastrophic’ Hunger Levels in South Sudan

Across Jonglei and Unity State, homes and clinics have been submerged, communities have been stranded and animals “lie dead in the fields”, WFP said in a statement. Schools that were due to open next week “are filled with the homeless”.
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18:58

Five Health Workers in Agago Test Positive for Covid-19

Dr Smart Okot, Chief Executive Director of Dr Ambrosoli Memorial Hospital Kalongo says the health workers are part of 250 staffs who underwent test for the contagion.
16:43
16:43

Abim Hospital Closed After More Health Workers Tested Positive for COVID-19 covid 19 pandemic 2

At least 17 health workers in the district hospital tested positive out of the 79 samples taken last week. another 11 tested positive from Morulem Health Centre III. The 28 are all said to be contacts of a midwife attached to Morulem Health Centre who was admitted to Abim Hospital, while in labour.
15:45
15:45

Another One Thousand Solar Street Lights For Mbale City 1

the second batch of 1,000 lights is going to be installed on Cathedral Avenue and Nboa Road, among other streets in the city.
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13:40

Abim Nusaf Officials Remanded for Embezzlement 1

They were arrested on Monday last week on the directive of Abim Resident District Commissioner, Samuel Mpimbiza Hashaka.
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12:32

Omoro District Moves COVID-19 Quarantine Center To Don Bosco Atede Secondary School

According to Okello who heads the resource mobilization committee, they opted for Don Bosco Atede because they have the facilities needed by the health department and also do not have any candidates who are easting examinations this year.
11:07
11:07

Jinja Residents Anxious about New City Status jinja city 2

The residents fear that being part of the city could affect their ownership to customary land, a developement which exposes them to land grabbers. Others fear that their buildings were not planned for the city, fearing that the elevation is pushing them into a status to which they do not belong and that they will most likely be subjected to taxes.
13:22
13:22

Fishermen in Kitagwenda Decry Illegal Landing Site Mahyoro 2 1

Patrick Ngiragizi one of the fishermen at Nyakera Landing Site says that the fishermen could have taken an advantage of loopholes in the security around the lake to engage in the illegal activity.
11:12
11:12

Arua Residents Irked by Incomplete Works on Ociba Bridge 2 3

The residents are angry that the bridge has been opened which poses a high risk to travellers
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15:16

Ambercourt Market Vendors Restless over Lack of Land Title amber court market 2

Ambercourt market occupies 4.5 acres of land belonging to the Ministry of Defence. But following discussions between Jinja municipality, the Ambercourt market vendors and officials from the Ministry of Defence in 2018, it was resolved that the said land would be transferred to the vendors to allow them to develop the market.
14:43
14:43

Agago LCV Chairperson Tests Positive for Covid-19

Drazia says the district taskforce will screen all civil servants for Covid-19 as the contacts of the four cases is ongoing. She says they have so quarantined six primary contacts of the four officials.
13:46
13:46

Court Halts Nominations in Soroti City Soroti High Court 1

In an injunction issued by Assistant Registrar, Godfrey Ssalaamu, nomination of candidates has been halted pending disposal of main application on Soroti City boundaries.
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06:03

Apac Taskforce Imposes Partial Lockdown in Amun Parish As Six Test Positive for Covid-19 Ministry Of Health 2

Dr Mathew Emer, the Apac District Health Officer says locking the area that consists of over 5,000 residents in the nine villages will help the medical team trace over 100 contacts to the six confirmed cases.
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22:20

Heavy Downpour, Long Waiting Hours Mar Nominations in Entebbe 4

On Friday, the exercise, which started at 8am, was disrupted by heavy downpour that began at 1:00pm until 4:00pm.
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13:35

COVID-19: Kotido Water Offices Closed After Staff Member Tests Positive ministry of health 1

The resolution was made after some of the staff from Moroto district tested positive to the virus. Joseph Lomongin, the Chief Administrator Officer Kotido said the water department shall remain closed for several days as the taskforces seek resources for fumigating the department.
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06:39

VP Ssekandi Summoned Over Ex-Asian Property COSASE

The summoned property owners are those controlling properties said to be among those left behind by Asians who were expelled from Uganda by former president Idi Amin in 1972.
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05:33

MPs Seek Suspension of Local Council Nominations 3 1

The Legislators have expressed concern over the age restrictions placed by the law on LCIII chairperson aspirants at Sub County, Municipal or City Division level who need to be 30 years or above to qualify to stand for these positions. A number of aspirants have already been blocked from nomination on grounds of being underage.
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17:07

Kitgum Gets Back Its Sh 8.1 Billion From Treasury For Infrastructure 3 1

Emmanuel Banya, Kitgum Municipal Council Town Clerk told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the returned fund is expected to facilitate implementation of infrastructural works under USMID project this first quarter.
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