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17:09
17:09

Mak Don Beaten by Military Police, Hospitalized Mengo Hospital 2 5 Top story

Luwangula who is currently receiving treatment at Mengo Hospital in Kampala says that he was beaten on Thursday night after conducting a lecture.
15:35
15:35

Mak Appointments Board Pinned for Denying Dismissed Staff Legal Representation Makerere University 1

Arinaitwe was among the 45 staff who were dismissed for alleged insubordination and failure to perform the job assigned to him.
13:24
13:24

Lusanja Eviction Victims Petition Gov’t to Expedite Compensation medard kiconco 4 1

Joyce Nabukenya, a victim and mother of four, says that although they were given a green light to reconstruct their houses, they lack funds due to the losses suffered when they were evicted.
07:49
07:49

Kotido Leaders Demand Relief Aid for Hunger Stricken Households hunger in karamoja

In an emergency meeting convened at Lopeduru Village in Kotido Municipal Council, the chairpersons said some of the most vulnerable members of their communities are severely starving and can’t even afford one meal a day.
18:53
18:53

MPs to Re-table Sexual Offences Bill 2 1

Harriet Lamunu, the UWOPA Program coordinator says that they are in the final stages of re-tabling the bill. She says they accepted to have the bill withdrawn because they needed the new proposals to be included to the bill.
17:20
17:20

Arua Treason Case Investigations Stall Judiciary 5 1

It emerged on Thursday that investigations into the case have stalled. Officials from the Criminal Investigations Department say the investigations hit a snag after finding out that multiple exhibits seized from the suspects have sophisticated passwords of their owners.
11:43
11:43

Mak Literature Department Stuck with Course After Dismissal of Staff Dr. James Ocita 1

Dr Ocita, a literature scholar was dismissed by the institution’s Appointments Board in December for alleged willful insubordination and refusal to take lawful orders from the Vice Chancellor.
07:25
07:25

Residents Storm Moroto Offices Over Surface Rights mining in karamoja 2 1 Top story

The residents who are drawn from various villages in Rupa Sub County are demanding over Shillings 300 million for leasing more than 100 acres of land in Nanyidik area in Rupa Parish to Sunbelt Company, a mining company dealing in marble.
07:24
07:24

Agago Police Investigate Suspected Child Sacrifice 1

Stephen Ocan Apila, the Parabongo LC 3 Chairperson disclosed that the minor’s left limb and arm, eyes and private parts were missing when the body was found. In January, residents also found the body of a young girl slit-open in neighboring Lukole sub-county still in Agago district.
18:31
18:31

Verbatim: Kazinda Appeal Judgement

The appellant submitted in regard to sentence that the trial Judge failed to consider the appellant's remand period while passing sentence. That the award of fines would have been sufficient instead of a custodial sentence.
21:09
21:09

Makerere Staff Tribunal Sitting Flops Again Over Missing Minutes appeal 2 3

Speaking to URN shortly after the Tribunal session, Advocate Innocent Okong, of Kob Advocates & Solicitors, representing Dr. Ocita expressed disappointment with the university for using delaying tactics to frustrate justice of his client by failing to produce minutes on time.
20:20
20:20

Suspected Thief Gunned Down Shooting

A police officer told URN that the suspect was carrying a sack full of tiles, which he is believed to have stolen from one of the factories in industrial park. The officer said they asked the deceased to stop as the 999 patrol vehicle approached him but he threw the sack and started running.
15:41
15:41

Priest in Fear as his Anti-Museveni Book Draft Leaks to ISO 4 1 Top story

Reverend Mayanja shades a picture of a government that has gradually been slipping off public expectations since the 1990’s to condone different forms of injustices mated out on underprivileged Ugandans including intolerance to divergent political opinions.
17:30
17:30

Kwoyelo Asks ICD to Transfer Him to ICC Gulu High Court

Speaking through an Acholi – English interpreter, Kwoyelo said he is sick and tired of waiting for justice in the International Crimes Division of the High Court designated to try him.
16:04
16:04

Lawyers Demand Unconditional Release of Rwandan Nationals lawyer eron kiiza 3 1 Top story

Simon Peter Esomu, another human rights lawyer, called on Rwandan nationals to remain calm, saying they will continue advocating for their rights.
14:50
14:50

Visually Impaired Women Decry Discrimination 3 1

Nessie Maturu, one of the Blind Girls, says all they are demanding for are equal opportunities in as far as Women empowerment is concerned.
09:32
09:32

More than 2,000 Face Eviction in Bukomansimbi 1 3

Hajj Muhammad Kateregga, the Bukomansimbi LC V chairperson has urged both parties to resolve the impasse and continue living in harmony.
18:39
18:39

Women Activists Demand Social Protection for Informal Sector uwonet 2 1

Sarah Ogwang the Coordinator Women Empowerment at Uganda Women Network said that due to lack of social protection systems majority of women are victimized at work places and have no hope for the future.
16:02
16:02

Women Overwhelm Specialized Hospital for Free Services, Hundreds Turned Away 5 1

Women who were hoping to benefit from the Women’s day free healthcare gift at the Mulago Women’s Specialized Hospital were today sent away because the hospital was overwhelmed with numbers. The hospital has a 450 bed capacity
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