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Oct 2021 8 results
17:37
17:37

Online Learning, TV Exposing Children to Pornography 5 1 Top story

A herdsman lured the teenager into sex last year after introducing her to pornography.
15:11
15:11

Former Madi Okollo MP John Arumadri Drazu Dead 1 3

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.
14:54
14:54

Rise in Cases of Incest Irks Lugbara Cultural Leaders 5 1

Ismael Tuku, the Prime Minister of the Lugbara Cultural Institution, says that unfortunately, one out of ten cases registered is the result of incest, which is an abomination.
13:20
13:20

Judiciary Duty Bound to Grant Bail to Suspects - Buteera 1 2

Justice Buteera who was on an inspection tour in the Masaka High Court circuit indicated that that the Courts of law and judicial officers are still guided well within the current law, on how to appropriately exercise their discretion while dealing with bail applications filed at various levels.
13:09
13:09

14 LC I Chairpersons Quit Citing Police Brutality 3 1

Fred Egesa, the Ddungi Parish Chairperson, says that LC I chairpersons handed over their village stamps and registers and asked him to send them to the Residential District Commissioner, saying police has frustrated their work.
08:47
08:47

Floods Displace More families in Napak, Gov't Help Yet to Arrive 3 Top story

Naboth Opolot, the Alungar parish chairperson, says that the entire population is at risk of contracting water-borne disease since floods submerged their latrines. "The floods have cut off all the roads, all latrines are flooded and the water carrying maggots from the latrines is all over the affected areas, “he said.
08:27
08:27

COVID -19 Vaccination Allowances: Union Threatens to Mobilize Nurses To Strike Dr Alfred Driwale 3 1

While the nurses are entitled to a daily allowance of Shillings 5000, some of the nurses interviewed by URN, say they have gone a week without getting their allowances. They also note that the Ministry of Health is still non-committal on when the money will be availed.
07:31
07:31

Ghosts Infiltrate Acholi War Debt Claimant's Compensation List Attorney General 3 1 Top story

Dr Freddy Oyat, the Secretary of the war claimants’ compensation committee, says many of the lists displayed at noticeboards of different District and Sub-County headquarters have ghost names.
Oct 2021 8 results