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19:16
19:16

"We Are Being Victimized For Our Work" Says AFEIGO Boss PAU 3 1 Top story

Dickens Kamugisha says AFEIGO is being targeted for its work around land rights and the environment in the Albertine Graben.
18:15
18:15

DPP Drops Murder Charges Against Masaka Priest 2 1

Mugisha says that much as his name was tarnished he has forgiven the police and he will not sue them for damages. He further appealed to the police detectives to avoid mistakes in future.
16:56
16:56

Patients Share Wards with Dead Bodies in Bukwo

Dr.Edward Sabit, the Bukwo district health officer said that the general situation at Bukwo hospital might cause the hospital to be closed.
11:36
11:36

Over 1,000 Teenage Pregnancies Recorded in Agago in One Year

Agago District Probation Office records show that the people who visited different health centres to access antenatal services during the last year included 1,339 adolescent girls aged between 12 and 19. Another 633 cases were registered between April and September 2021, most of them in the Sub Counties of Adilang and Omot.
09:07
09:07

Sixty-year-old Senior Police Officer Arrested for Defilement 6 2 Top story

The new Amolatar Resident District Commissioner, George William Wopuwa says he ordered for the OC's arrest after four people stormed his office complaining over not being helped even after they caught the officer red handed defiling the kid.
07:27
07:27

Two Killed, 13 Injured After Taxi Overturns in Pader Laguti Sub County 1

The ill-fated taxi had reportedly been used to rescue stranded passengers in Paicho Subcounty in Gulu district after a taxi they earlier boarded from Gulu city broke down en route to Kitgum Municipality.
18:22
18:22

Two Dead, Scores Injured in Suspected Bomb Attack on Bus 1

The incident happened on Monday evening at Nsangi along the Kampala-Masaka Highway.
14:48
14:48

MPs Ssewanyana, Ssegirinya Denied Bail Masaka High Court 2 1

On Monday, Justice Lawrence Tweyanze said that granting the two MPs bail will jeopardize investigations since they are currently under trial.
13:48
13:48

Lack of Funding Hinders Maintainance of Roads in Gulu City Gulu City Council 2 1

Christo Omara Balmoi, the Gulu City Engineer says that many urban roads in the City require maintenance, but they are unable to do much since Uganda Road Fund only allocated 1.299 billion shillings for road maintenance this financial year.
07:48
07:48

Pipeline Affected Persons in Kyotera Protest Arrest of Leader 2 1

Richard Birimuye Ssekyondwa was arrested on Friday on the orders of the District Police Commander-Hassan Hiwumbire, for allegedly sabotaging government projects.
19:36
19:36

Business, Transport Paralyzed in Komamboga After Saturday Night Blast Komamboga explosive 3 1

Some sources who preferred anonymity due to the sensitivity of the matter say that the blast left behind a huge hole at the Centre of where people were seated and that some fragments hit people and cars as far as 100 meters.
10:09
10:09

COVID-19 Vaccination Cards On Sale in Arua City 3

Arua Resident City Commissioner Alice Akello has said she has received information that some health workers are selling vaccination cards to unvaccinated members of the public. The cards are allegedly sold between UGX15, 000 to 25,000.
10:41
10:41

Verification and Profiling of Refugees Launched in Oruchinga 3 5

The exercise, to be conducted jointly with the United Nations High Commission for Refugees-UNHCR, seeks to ensure that refugees and asylum-seekers are accurately reflected in the system, assist the government to enhance the accuracy of data and ensure that resources reach the intended recipients.
06:50
06:50

Up to 180,000 Health Workers May Have Died from COVID-19 - Report 1 Top story

That grim estimate features in a new WHO working paper based on the 3.45 million coronavirus-related deaths reported globally to the UN health agency up to May; a figure that WHO said may well be at least 60 per cent lower than the actual number of victims.
21:52
21:52

MP Ssewanyana Complains of Torture Masaka high court 2 1

In attempts to substantiate this claims of suffering from grave effects of torture allegedly occasioned to him by security operatives, Ssewanyana raised his hand and asked that he be allowed to show the judge his swollen genitals which he says were squeezed by military operatives that chaotically rearrested him at the gates of Kigo prison on September 23rd.
20:55
20:55

Disagreements over Boda Boda Operations at Transport Public Dialogue 8

The debate on the Boda Boda industry has been revived following the lynching of a motorist in Rubaga Division by a mob on Sunday after he allegedly knocked two motorcycles.
16:29
16:29

Caught Defiling a Minor, Mzee Digs his Way to Freedom from Police Cell 2 1

The victim’s father says he caught Thomas Tabu, 48, having sex with his 13-year-old daughter, a Primary Four (P.4) pupil at around 3:00 pm on 18 October 2021. The case reported the case to Patiko Police Post vide SD Ref: 08/18/10/2021 leading to the suspect’s arrest on Tuesday 19.
11:04
11:04

UMEME Seeks UGX 500BN to Settle Connection Backlog 2 1

Florence Nsubuga, the UMEME Chief Operations Officer, says they need at least Shillings 500 billion to connect applicants whose applicants were processed before the ECP funding got depleted.
10:36
10:36

Eight Bukwo Officials in Police Custody Over Ghost NUSAF 3 Projects

Samson Lubega, the Bukwo District Police Commander, says that the arrest of the suspects stemmed from complaints from the general public about the non-existent projects under NUSAF3, which were later confirmed by the Resident District Commissioner and LC V Chairperson.
10:02
10:02

Compensation of Teso War Claimants: Thousands Run to Court for Letters of Administration Soroti High Court 1 1 Top story

The 20- page- weekly Aicerit Newspaper has more than half of its pages covered with applications of those seeking letters of administration, limiting space for local news in the region.
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