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15:52
15:52

Increasing Deforestation Threatening Wildlife Conservation-UWEC 1 4

Speaking at the Birding Expo at UWEC, James Musinguzi, the Executive Director of UWEC called for prevention measures which include the drafting of a plan that will ensure wildlife, birding and the habitat are not destroyed by human nature.
14:23
14:23

Masaka Diocese to Promote White Fathers’ Plaques as Historical Monuments 2 5

Reverend Monsignor Serverus Jumba, the Bishop of Masaka Diocese says the White Fathers have got very strong attachment to the area, especially in the parish of Villa Maria, which is equally of great significance in the history of the faith in Uganda and the Sub-Saharan Africa.
12:23
12:23

UWA Struggles to Capture Stray Crocodile 3 1

Several fishermen have sighted the reptile in the lake between the UPDF Marine Docking pier, the Ministry of Energy and at the shoreline of the Botanical gardens.
22:04
22:04

Fufa Drum: Four Teams Qualify for Semi-finals Lango Province 1 1

The teams are Lango and Bugisu provinces each qualified with six points respectively from Group A while Acholi province qualified with four points and Bukedi qualified with seven points all from Group B.
08:00
08:00

Bunyoro Kingdom Rejects Proposal to Construct Hydro Power Dam At Murchison Falls 1 2 Top story

Apollo Rwamparo, the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism and Antiquities in Bunyoro Kitara kingdom, says it is rude and unacceptable for government to give away Murchison falls for the construction of a power station yet it is a bio-cultural site.
15:19
15:19

UWA Blocks Construction of Major Access Road in Apaa 2 1

Linda Agnes Auma, the Resident District Commissioner of Amuru criticized the interference by UWA as a sabotage to the peace, recovery and economic development efforts of the district after the two-decade long insurgency by Lord’s Resistance Army - LRA.
14:34
14:34

UNRA Suspends Masindi Port Ferry Operation After Engine Breakdown River Nile 1 1

Charles Alex Bogere, the Ferry Master at Masindi Port says one of the engines became fault while in motion crossing the river with passengers promoting them to immediately suspending operation. Whereas a team of UNRA engineers are already working on the faulty engine, Bogere told URN they are not yet aware about when the ferry may resume operation.
10:28
10:28

CSOs Write to President Museveni Against Building Dam on Murchison Falls 1

In their joint letter to President Museveni, CSOs appeal to him to unequivocally declare that his government will never build a dam at Murchison and Uhuru falls or any other place in Murchison falls National Park.
12:38
12:38

No Appeal, No Airplay for Millennials Christmas Melodies media in uganda 8 2 Top story

The sounds of silent night, o come all ye faithful, Little Drummer Boy, O Little Town of Bethlehem, Feliz Navidad and Joy to the World, among others, still sound fresh each year that passes, and get as much airplay on radio stations across the country, and through the streets of Kampala as the season sets in.
18:33
18:33

Kadaga Directs MPs to Investigate Alleged Tree Cutting in Semuliki Forest Reserve 1 3

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has directed the Natural Resources Committee to inquire into the reported tree cutting in Semuliki National Park and report back within one week.
16:36
16:36

UWA Translocating New Species to Pian- Upe Reserve giraffes in uganda 2 1

Bashir Hangi, the Manager Communication at UWA says they have translocated 15 giraffes and 92 impalas from Murchison Falls to the reserve to boost its capacity in tourist attraction.
11:34
11:34

UGX 6.06BN So Far Spent on Restoring Kasubi Royal Tombs 1 Top story

"The major works on the Muzibu-Azaala-Mpanga, the mausoleum at Kasubi are nearing completion with the delicate ceiling at over 90 percent. The metallic roof structure which supports the rafters of Muzibu-Azaala-Mpanga is painted with rust-free and fire proof paint imported from Germany," Kiyimba says.
13:25
13:25

Diocese of Kigezi Celebrates 55 Years of Runyankole - Rukiga Bible Translation 1 2

Arrival of the translation ended years of struggle faced om evangelization of Bakiga Communities using Luganda and Lunyoro – Lutoro Bible versions.
10:57
10:57

Pictorial: Celebrations of the International Civil Aviation Organization-ICAO

Uganda's CAA raised the ICAO flag at the source of river Nile.
10:46
10:46

Gov't Agencies Tasked to Market Source of the Nile As Tourist Destination country 1 2

While officiating over the rising of the international civil aviation organization-ICAO flag at the source of the Nile in Jinja district on Saturday, Kakuba argues that, three out of every 10 tourists who arrive to the country through Entebbe international airport tour the Nile.
17:18
17:18

Zakayo Legacy: UWEC to Construct Museum 1 3

Zakayo was in June 1964 found abandoned in Ssemiliki National Park in Bundibugyo, hand raised by a whites until June 9th 1976 when Zakayo was surrendered to the Uganda Wildlife Education Center. At that time the Chimpanzee was becoming aggressive and Difficult to Manage.
16:03
16:03

Alur King Orders Restoration of Traditional Fireplaces alur kingdom 1 1

In a three-page dossier, the King expressed concern over the erosion of cultural values and norms which is negatively affecting the level of loyalty Alur subjects have for cultural and royal matters. He attributes the lack of respect for cultural leaders and deviation from cultural matters to modernity.
16:50
16:50

Entebbe Moves to Preserve Historical Tourism Sites 1 3

Entebbe, Uganda’s first administrative town, holds several historical sites, parks and gardens. They include the first seat of the Ugandan Parliament, Muzinga square and Children's Park, all close to the statehouse, the Botanical Gardens and the freedom tree.
14:32
14:32

UGX 90 billion Needed to Establish Regional Cultural Centre's 2

Ojede says the proposed centers provide an opportunity for the regions to showcase their cultural heritage. He says these will also be promoted as tourism centres that can bring in revenue.
07:39
07:39

Bududa Residents Want Namasho Bullfighting Grounds Developed Into Tourism Site 2 1

Namasho grounds have been hosting bullfights, which started in the early 1950s as residents took their animals to drink salty waters in Namasho River commonly known as “Isukura”.
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