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10:00
10:00

Makerere Student Sells Shoes Online to Beat Off COVID-19 Effects resilience 1 5

Allan Katende, who is pursuing a degree course in Agriculture and Rural Innovation, looks forward to owning “the largest online business store selling shoes in Kampala City. He calls this an opportunity presented to him by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdowns imposed since March 2020.
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Former Deputy Governor Died Before Accessing Pension Bank of Uganda 1 1 Top story

According to Stephen Ochola, the Serere District LC V Chairperson, Elangot has been chasing for his pension in vain. He said that it was embarrassing for a civil servant at the rank of deputy governor to die pleading for pension yet he served the country diligently.
13:56
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Former Bank of Uganda Deputy Governor Robert Elangot Dies at 87 prostate cancer 1 1

Elangot, who served as the Central Bank Deputy Governor between 1980 and 1989, breathed his last at International Hospital Kampala on Saturday. He was hospitalized in late September due to multiple organ complications, according to David Malinga Akol, a relative found at the Elangot’s home in Soroti.
11:03
11:03

Stroke Kills Ex-CAO as he Still Battles Criminal Charges 1 1

Esoku worked in Soroti for eleven years as Assistant Chief Administrative Officer attached to Serere County before becoming Deputy CAO for Soroti district in 2004. He Joined service in 1995 as Assistant CAO and served in different capacities until 2006 when he was transferred to Tororo district as the Chief Administrative Officer.
15:11
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Former Madi Okollo MP John Arumadri Drazu Dead 3 1

His elder son, Tony Drazu Arumadri told URN that he had just spoken to his father in less than an hour when he received a phone call from his sister indicating that their father was no more.
02:26
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Gen. Lokech was a Disciplined, Peace Loving Soldier - Archbishop Odama 3 1

Archbishop Odama told Uganda Radio Network in a telephone interview Saturday that Gen Lokech was an advocate for peace at the height of the Lord’s Resistance Army-LRA insurgency in Northern Uganda instead of the use of violence.
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Kyambogo University Lecturer Dies Mysteriously 1

The Kidepo Regional Criminal Investigations Department Officer, Bosco Gume, says that they have opened inquiries to establish circumstances surrounding Nantongo’s death.
15:03
15:03

Obote’s Chief Bodyguard Returns Home With USD 100 after 50 Years in Exile Teso sub region 2 5

Obodo, then the head of the VIP protection unit at the president's office had been at Kenya's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport awaiting Obote's return from Singapore where he had gone to attend a Commonwealth conference when he learned of a military coup in Uganda.
09:59
09:59

Soroti Diocese Mourns Wife of Retired Bishop Obaikol 2 1

The news of Obaikol’s death on Wednesday shocked Christians who had seen her four days ago at the burial of her son. She had a history of diabetes and hypertension.
12:24
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Parliament to Honour Soroti Medics for Successful Conjoined Twins Operation 1 1

The team led by Dr. Joseph Epodoi, the Consultant Surgeon at Soroti Regional Referral Hospital successfully separated conjoined twins comprising one alive and one dead apart. The conjoined twins had been referred to Mulago National Referral Hospital but medics there declined to carry an operation citing high risks to the living twin.
09:06
09:06

Former Kaberamaido RDC Begs for Financial Assistance Kumi District 1 1

Oonya, who quit his job last year to contest in the National Resistance Movement primary elections for the Kumi County parliamentary seat, was involved in a motorcycle accident on January 31st, 2021 while collecting information on the presidential elections in Anyara Sub County.
11:47
11:47

Court Issues Warrant of Arrest for Katakwi LCV Chairperson Contempt of court 2 1

Elakas is accused of assaulting a voter, Charles Robert Opus, a resident of Abela village, Getom sub-county in Katakwi District at Akello restaurant in Katakwi on February 10th, 2018 over a land dispute.
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Fallen Abim Journalist Joyce Nakia Lauded for Bravery Awach Sub County 2 1

Dennis Omara Dbekas, the Abim Council Speakers says the district has lost a very strong, courageous and foresighted leader who devoted herself to exposing the rot in the district.
11:31
11:31

Field Marshal Okello's Family Seeks Support from The Ugandan, Tanzanian Gov'ts Zanzibar Revolution 4 1

Okello, a native of Aloi Sub County in the present-day Alebtong District is described as a brave man who fought against slavery imposed on the black people by Arabs in Zanzibar to ensure equal treatment among races in the land.
07:43
07:43

No Congolese in Kasese To Vote - Security Heads 2 1

The Kasese RDC Lt. Joe Walusimbi said there is no known non-Ugandan that is in the district with the purpose of participating in the voting exercise on Thursday.
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My Father Died of Smoking- Congressman Daughter Soroti City 1 2 Top story

Akello who was reading her father’s biography concluded with a piece of advice to the mourners to avoid practices that are detrimental to their lives. She said that her father had history of smoking for about 10 years in his youthful age but the effects of the vice showed up when he was 62 years when he least expected.
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Three-Year-old Boy Appointed As Clan Chief In Kitgum 2 3

Ouma is the first in the Oceng lineage to inherit the Parakono sub-clan throne, in several years since the death of the once-powerful clan Chief Lutwayi I in the 1920s. Since then, the clan has been headed by caretakers until last year when Ouma was appointed as the legitimate clan chief in February.
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UPC National Chairman, Lawrence Okae Dead naguru hospital 2 1 Top story

Okae’s wife Florence Akello Okae was traveling to Kampala this morning to attend to her husband when she received news of his death.
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Farmer Makes a Fortune Rearing Ankole Cattle in Lango 2

Babra Akao, also a farmer neighboring Ogwang’s farm says livestock farming is a good investment but a capital-intensive enterprise. She appealed to the government to extend restocking programs to areas where they have not reached in order to empower the common man.
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