Breaking

Archive

Jun 742 results
18:13
18:13

Attack on Gen Katumba Was Politically Motivated-Museveni President Museveni 3

According to President Museveni, the attack was a definite political motive, and they will know who was behind the attack.
17:45
17:45

Nakalema Orders Bus Companies to Refund Extorted Passengers' Cash bus owners 1 1

In an update through the Anti-corruption tweeter handle on what transpired in the meeting that was convened to harmonize on how students and citizens will be refunded their money, Nakalema has directed that companies that extorted money refund it within seven days.
08:43
08:43

CID Fears a 42-Day Upsurge in Defilement Cases CID Kampala 2 2

Charles Twine the CID spokesperson has told Uganda Radio Network-URN, that as law enforcement bodies apart from the challenge of enforcing the Covid-19 guidelines in place, another disturbing factor is going to be high reported cases of defilement, likely to shoot-up once again in this lockdown.
08:04
08:04

Boniface Muchunguzi; The Onlooker Shot During Attack On Gen Katumba 1 3 Top story

Muchunguzi, who is nursing a bullet wound at Mulago National Referral Hospital left his guardian’s home in Kiteredde, Kingo in Masaka City early this year for Kampala in search of employment. His only contact in the city was Wilber Mukiibi, the son of Suzan Mutesi, who brought up Muchunguzi after being abandoned by his biological mother at five years of age.
16:34
16:34

Hawker Commits Suicide over Broken Relationship 1 3

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the deceased as Brian Mugarura 28 years who ran outside his house and threw himself into a drainage channel today.
09:30
09:30

Gov't to Introduce Automated Testing System for Heavy Truck Drivers 2

Judith Karara, the Senior Road Safety Officer in the Ministry of Works, says that they don’t regulate the vehicles used by driving schools for training, which she says is a big gap.
18:57
18:57

Traffic Police Worried for their Health as Pollution Increases; Implore Scientists to Intervene air pollution 2

The Acting Traffic Police Director ,Lawrence Niwabiine, says that as police they are concerned and worried about the health of their manpower that execute their daily duties in an environment that exposes them to the polluted air.
15:14
15:14

Leaders Ask Oulanyah to Advocate for Women Interests 3

The Soroti District Woman MP, Anna Adeke, says that women were blessed to have a Speaker in the 10th Parliament (Rebecca Kadaga) who was emphasizing gender and equity. Adeke says that she is looking forward to the new leadership that she hopes will maintain the same.
16:28
16:28

Intensify Mental Health Care in Villages - Experts rural community 9

Experts in mental health and psycho social issues want services of mental health strengthened in rural areas. According to the experts, scaling up of mental health services in the rural communities will help the many people who are suffering with the effects from pandemic to access services.
17:07
17:07

Chaos in Kyebando as Heir is Evicted from Family House 4 2

The conflict in the family of late John Nsubuga Musoke, a former employee of the Ministry of Gender stems from the alleged unequal distribution of money earned from rentals, and an attempt to sell a piece of land, part of the inheritance.
08:57
08:57

Firebase Crew Member Found Dead After Three-Day Search eddy mutwe 1 1

Apedel has been part of the soldier's brigade, a wing that was responsible for providing security to NUP campaign teams in the recently concluded general elections. He is also one of the firebase members who survived the Kalangala swoop in which more than 90 members of NUP were arrested and subsequently charged.
15:35
15:35

Ten Schools Face Eviction from Police Land 3

The order will affect ten private primary and nursery schools with more than 5000 learners in different parts of the country. The schools include Kito Pioneer Primary School in Ntinda, Testimonies Nursery School in Kireka, St Ponsiano Ngondwe Nursery School in Makindye, Elgon Infant School in Kireka and Nsambya Police Barracks Nursery/Primary School.
14:24
14:24

Family Worried About Missing Boda Boda Rider Kawempe Division 1 2

On Tuesday, unidentified gunmen raided Kalanzi’s home in Jinja Kaloli zone in Kawempe Division, a city suburb.
18:44
18:44

NUP Demands Release of 100 Members Arrested over Swearing Disruption Claims , Benjamin Katana 2 3

“They raided homes; a number of our comrades were abducted from different areas between 10th and 11th May. We are reliably informed that most of them are being held at CMI headquarters in Mbuya and are being subjected to all manner of torture and humiliation." -Joel Ssenyonyi, NUP Spokesman
13:28
13:28

Hungry, Jobless Youth Tricked, Accused of Plotting to Disrupt Museveni Swearing -Families Kawempe division 4 1 Top story

According to family members of some detained suspects who spoke to URN, some people claiming to be government officials hoodwinked area youth chairperson Kibirige Peter Clever of Bwaise I parish to mobilize youth that would attend a youth meeting at Club Whispers Kanyanya, saying that government wanted to register youths who would benefit from upcoming youth projects cash.
17:39
17:39

Man Kills Wife and Housemaid she Caught him Raping 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the suspect as Shaban Musisi resident of Kasenge village in Kyengera town council of Wakiso district, who killed both his wife Ruth Nakkazi and his rape victim Scovia Abed today.
12:55
12:55

Muslims Demand for Positions in New Cabinet 5 1

Kamoga says that Muslims should be considered for appointment in key positions of responsibility because the Muslim community has several issues that have not been attended to and require political intervention.
17:16
17:16

Museveni Asks African Countries to Solve Continent's Security Problem President Museveni 2

In his address after taking oath for the sixth term, Museveni argued that the situation in several African countries that include Libya, Mali, Niger, some parts of Nigeria, Chad, Central African Republic, some parts of Cameroon, Eastern Congo, Somalia Northern Mozambique “does not give credit to the African people.”
18:37
18:37

Midwives Decry High Fees for Renewing Licence 4

Hadijah Nakatudde, a tutor midwife at international Institute of Health sciences Jinja, says that asking a midwife to pay an amount to the tune of Shs 200000 in the name of renewing licence is bad enough to discourage many from the practice with the little pay they get.
17:43
17:43

Don't Use Official Secrets Law To Deny Citizens Access To Information twaweza east africa 1 4 Top story

It is emerging that civil servants at different levels have tended to use archaic laws like the Official Secrets Act to deny citizens access to public information and records.
Jun 742 results