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12:57
12:57

Family of Slain Bukomansimbi Police Officer Bitter Over Unfulfilled Pledges 1 1

The President pledged that the government was to cater for the education of Ssebugwawo’s eight orphans, reconstruct the slain officer’s house as well as support the widow to start an income-generating project to enable sustain the remaining family.
11:03
11:03

Encroachers on Railway Land Stuck As Eviction Deadline Approaches 4 1

“I have lived on this land so far for 43 years now. So, did my parents and their parents before them who we have buried in our compound as it has been the norm. Where am I supposed to put them with no option of relocation or compensation?” asked Asiriya amidst tears.
11:03
11:03

Pastoralists Given 2-Day Ultimatum to Leave Kitgum District 1 6

Mark Rubangakene, the Labongo Akwang Sub-County Chairperson says that the pastoralists illegally entered the sub-county.
09:48
09:48

Karamoja Elders Reconcile Kapchorwa Chief Magistrate, Cousin

Lorika promised to withdraw the case of attempted murder that he filed against Teko at Moroto Central Police Station. Alex Lemu Longoria, the former Mayor of Moroto Municipality appealed to the judiciary not to take any further action against Teko, saying that the issue has been resolved.
09:21
09:21

Malera LCs Mobilize Signatures for Censure of Sub Chairperson 6 2

Sam Oboi, the LC 1 chairperson of Kokwech village, says that they resolved to mobilise residents for the censure of the sub-county chairperson for failure to run his office.
19:53
19:53

Uganda Uses Archaic Law to Manage COVID-19- Rights Activists Ministry of Health 4

Sarah Bireete, the Executive Director of the Center for Constitutional Governance (CCG) notes that while the government would have quickly enacted a guiding law like was done in other countries, they resorted to presidential decrees where the president illegally turned himself into a lawmaker.
16:23
16:23

Two Remanded for Trafficking Baby to South Sudan SIU Kireka 1 1 Top story

The Mwanga Grade One magistrate, Timothy Lumunye charged the accused with 2 counts of attempted trafficking in persons and conspiracy to commit an offence.
12:17
12:17

Dwelling Places, Mengo Help 280 Children to Access Learning Materials Buganda Kingdom 5

Hamza Ssempala, one of the children who was selling things on the streets, says that the project has changed his life and that of his mother tremendously. He now has access to books, coaching, and his mother is empowered financially.
06:15
06:15

Education Ministry Investigating Closure of Gulu Clinical School Gulu City 1 2

Dr Safina Museene, the Commissioner in –charge of Health Education and Training at the Ministry of Education and Sports says a team of officials from the Ministry are in Gulu City to investigate the circumstance leading to the closure of the college and also find an amicable solution.
05:45
05:45

Uganda Human Rights Commission Calls for Free Internet Access 5

Meddie Mulumba, the acting Chairperson of UHRC says that there is a need for adequate punishment for the media practitioners and other disseminators of information, who give false or fake information.
05:29
05:29

Amudat District to Get Rescue Centre for GBV Victims UNFPA Uganda 2 1

The 300 Million Shillings centre that will be located at the district headquarters is being funded by the UNFPA. It will house survivors of gender-based violence and girls escaping from Female Genital Mutilation cases.
18:51
18:51

Madi Okollo Acquires Land for Industrial Park 4

The land comprising two blocks is located in Rhino Camp Sub County. Moses Dalili the Chief Administrative Officer Madi Okollo district says that the district has secured land titles for the two blocks.
17:24
17:24

Man Killed in Bar Brawl Over UGX 1,000

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson David Ongom Mudong, says that Okello was rushed for emergency medical treatment at Pajule Health Center IV but was pronounced dead on Monday morning.
15:32
15:32

Three Arrested Purchasing Baby for Suspected South Sudan Trafficker SIU Kireka 2

One of the detectives told URN that they raided the Motel hotel on a tip-off by a neighbour to one of the suspects indicating that some people were looking for a child to buy at Shillings 20 Million from Nansana and other areas.
15:24
15:24

Katumba Suspects' Lawyer Remains Silent as they are Remanded Again Hamza Ssekidde 1

Defense lawyer Hamza Ssekidde from Wameri and Company Advocates remained silent about prayer made by the state which Nakawa Court Grade One Magistrate Posiono Odwori accepted and further remanded the accused until September 30, 2021.
15:11
15:11

Strange Genital Disease Reported In Elegu Township 2 1

Kassim Kule, the Elegu Township Local Chairperson told URN on Tuesday that the disease has been reported among both the young and elderly persons of all sexes. He disclosed that the disease makes one scratch themselves ‘’shamelessly’’ even among the public.
13:26
13:26

Arua Police Stuck with Two-Days Old Baby Abandoned at Hospital 2 2

The young mother who was found alone with no helper or even baby clothes told one of the midwives to help keep eye on the child as she went to by some soda since she was hungry at a nearby Kiosk but did not return.
13:06
13:06

MPs Ssewanyana, Ssegirinya List 6 Grounds to Seek Bail from High Court Masaka High Court 2 1

Besides holding onto the presumption of innocence until proven guilty, the two MPs are said to be suffering from serious health complications that cannot be managed well in prison facilities.
12:09
12:09

Mob Kills Man for Slaughtering His Wife

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Region Spokesperson, who described the incident as barbaric, says that they have since recovered the exhibits, adding that inquiries are ongoing although no suspect has been arrested.
06:38
06:38

Two Teens Buried Alive at Murram Extraction Site 1 1

Although they are said to be students, details about their schools are still unknown. It is said that the two were dating for some time when they decided to have quality time together away from their known residence.
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