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07:34
07:34

Professor Mbowa Hailed for Commercialising Ugandan Theater 4 1 Top story

Kulabako said because of the introduction of theater for development by Professor Mbowa, some of her students like Andrew Benon Kibuuka, started incorporating her formats in their productions.
06:58
06:58

Tipper Accident Claims 2, Critically Injures Another Traffic Police 1 3

According to Habarulema, the accident occurred when the driver of the tipper, which was loaded with bricks and cement lost control as he tried to negotiate a corner forcing the truck to overturn in Semuliki national park.
16:55
16:55

Identity Thefts Fueling Cyber Crime - Police robbery 1

In 2018, unsuspecting members of public including several police officers were fleeced of money by a one Geoffrey Kalele, a resident of Kalitumba, Magada Sub county, Namutumba District when he created and used a Facebook page in the names of the IGP Martin Okoth Ochola, to solicit money from them in the pretense of helping them acquire better offices and promotions.
12:13
12:13

Government Losing Billions to Underutilised Internet Backbone Infrastructure 1

In the 2006/2007 financial year, Government through the National Information and Technology Authority-NITA-U secured funds to put-up a National Data Transmission Backbone Infrastructure to provide connectivity to Government entities, Ministries and Departments across the country.
19:34
19:34

Pictorial; Celebrating Black History Month in Uganda Sauti Ya Africa

A special concert featuring music spanning three centuries that reflects the African American experience in the United States from slavery in the 1800’s up through the Civil Rights era of the 1960s and through the present day left many upbeat, as they walked down memory lane.
21:05
21:05

Pictorial: UPDF Cleans Mpondwe-Bwera Boarder Ahead of Tarehe Sita Celebrations

Soldiers teamed up with local leaders and residents to clean Mpondwe-Bwera boarder post and Mondwe-Lhubiriha Town council in Kasese District.
11:03
11:03

Pictorial; Thousands Attend Rwenzori Investment Expo 2020 OWC

The expo, initiated by OWC with other partners attracted over 100 exhibitors. It was aimed at exploring local mechanisms entrenched to fight poverty using locally available resources and infrastructure.
11:10
11:10

Masaka Diocese Kicks Off Preparations for Martyrs Day Celebrations 3 1

Bishop Serverus Jjumba on Sunday led thousands of the Catholic faithfuls for pilgrimage at Ssanje deanery Parish in Kakuuto sub-county, Kyotera district; the area of origin for John Mary Kiwanuka Muzeeyi, one of the Catholic martyrs from Masaka diocese.
09:49
09:49

Ugandan Activist Accuses Media of Racism After She is Cropped Out of Picture 2

The photo, where Vanessa Nakate stood with other prominent climate activists Greta Thunberg, Luisa Neubauer, Loukina Tille, and Isabelle Axelsson was distributed when she was cut out. They were attending the annual World Economic Forum.
17:22
17:22

Radio Katwe; the Loudhailer that Keeps Katwe Residents Awake 2 7

A few proceeds from those that found his work worthy, saw him advance to a communicating with a mega phone. This automatically meant bigger opportunities and as years passed by, he became the biggest and most trusted source of information, ‘the face of Radio Katwe’. With no job in 1999, he thought of taking advantage of his Luganda Language and perhaps posed his father’s musical genres to become “ a walking communication medium”
11:38
11:38

Pictorial: Professor Monica Chibita Delivers Professorial Inaugural Lecture mass communication Top story

Dr Monica B Chibita, one of Uganda's media scholars is now a full professor. On Friday, she delivered her professorial inaugural lecture at a fully packed Nkoyoyo hall at Uganda Christian University where she is the head of the Journalism and Communication Department.
17:17
17:17

BBS TV Journalist Arrested with Bobi Wine Recalls Ordeal People Power 3 Top story

In an interview with URN, Tamale says he was the first journalist to arrive in Kyadondo East to cover the planned meeting. He says as he approached Kasangati police station about half a kilometer to the planned venue of the meeting at about 7:30am, he found car spikes placed in the middle of the road to help the police scrutinize those heading to Gayaza.
13:07
13:07

Getting Frequency Delaying Radio Project - Kadaga 5 1

Kadaga is optimistic that the designated Minister for ICT, Judith Nabakooba and Deputy, Peter Ogwang will fast track acquisition of the frequency for the Parliament Radio.
15:17
15:17

Conmen Impersonate New Kumi Bishop house of bishops 1 1 Top story

The conmen use the Bishop’s official names “Rev. Charles Okunya Oode” to solicit money from Christians. So far, two people from Kumi claim to have been conned Shilling. 80,000 each when they befriended the impersonator on Facebook.
16:12
16:12

Police Brutality; Journalists, Police Clash Again in Kampala 6 1

The Uganda Police on Monday morning foiled a procession by Journalists aimed at Petitioning the Inspector General of Police, on Police brutality towards the media.
16:30
16:30

UJA Announces Boycott of Police Activities Makerere university 4 2

“To all members of the fourth estate, this is not just an individual. It is about the dreams we share, the aspirations we have and the responsibilities we have before the citizens of Uganda to serve them in a free, protected and safe environment. Let no journalist cover a police related activity,” Kazibwe asks journalists.
10:42
10:42

Museveni's Social Media Presence Excites Public 2

In his Facebook post of 6,292 words, Museveni applauds a number of people who he refers to as the Bazzukulu (grandchildren) and responds to several demands and criticism about his government. In the posts, Museveni also directs some of the government officials including State House comptroller Lucy Nakyobe Mbonye, State House Anti-corruption unit, Lt Col Edith Nakalema, Health Minister Dr Jane Ruth Aceng and Finance Minister Matia Kasaija to respond to some of the concerns from his followers.
11:01
11:01

Media Fraternity Mourns Voice of Lango FM Presenter Lira town 1 2

Nyanga, whose media carrier dates back to 2004 when he joined radio Unity as a drama group coordinator. He went on to become a presenter and talk show host. Richard Ekotu, the Station Manager Voice of Lango FM described the deceased’s death as a tragedy and big loss to the fraternity.
10:42
10:42

UCC Investigates Kisoro FM for Breach of Minimum Brodacasting Standards 1

In a letter dated August 20, 2019, the UCC director, Godfrey Mutabazi directs the managing director of the radio station to submit copy of recording of TORCH program that was broadcast on August 7, 2019.
18:31
18:31

Museveni Triggers Massive Changes at UBC Radio in Moroto President Museveni 2 1 Top story

Last week, a delegation of 12 officials led by the UBC Board Chairperson, James Rwehabura, UBC Managing Director, Watson Agaba and Chief Engineer, Michael Agaba visited the facility on a fact finding mission.
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