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21:24
21:24

Relief Food Excites City Residents, Mothers Question Absence of Milk 5 4

Tensions further escalated when UPDF trucks loaded with milk were sighted which later prompted residents to blame the distributing teams for allegedly plotting to deny them the milk.
16:24
16:24

COVID - 19: Uganda’s Medical Interns Unable to Travel to Hospitals 1 2

At Mubende Hospital, a total of 35 medical interns (including Doctors, Nurses and Pharmacists have been affected by lack of transport means. The interns body says they stay far from the hospital and have been unable to report to their duty stations due to the ban of public transport.
13:37
13:37

USD 2 Billion Needed to Stop COVID-19 From ‘Circling Back Around the Globe’ UNICEF 2 4 Top story

Having gained a foothold in 195 countries with more than 400,000 reported cases and close to 20,000 deaths, COVID-19 is reaching more areas of the world grappling with conflict, natural disasters and climate change. UN agencies are now devising means to confront the unprecedented challenge posed by the COVID-19, in some of the world’s most vulnerable countries.
18:48
18:48

UHRC Asks Public to Comply to Covid-19 Guidelines Health Management 3 1

Amooti says that the public should appreciate the fact that human rights can be limited for purposes of public order, public health, public security and public morality.
12:07
12:07

Makerere Orders for Arrest of People Loitering Inside University Livingstone Hall 1

“We have requested for security beef up which has been done and operation coded “Visibility” netted many others today being interrogated by (Crime Investigation Department) CID,” Professor Bazeyo observed in an email sent to staff.
20:03
20:03

COVID19: EPRC Sends All Staff Home Uganda 1 Top story

“Due to the increasing threat of the CORONA virus in Uganda, effective Wednesday March 25th 2020 to April 9th 2020, the Economic Policy Research Centre Staff members will continue working online from their homes,” said EPRC management.
17:47
17:47

COVID19: Kulambiro Residents Lock up Suspect 2 1 Top story

Godfrey Mwesigwa is said to be among Ugandan nationals who returned to the country from United Arab Emirates aboard Ethiopian Airlines flight on March 22, 2020.
15:43
15:43

Covid-19: Health Ministry to Recruit 210 Emergency Staff government 3 Top story

The proposed staff recruitment comes a few hours after Health Minister; Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng confirmed eight new Coronavirus cases sending panic among the population. According to Dr. Aceng, all the eight cases are Ugandan nationals who travelled back from Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
19:58
19:58

WHO, FIFA Unveil Joint Campaign to Tackle COVID-19 1

Through the campaign, dubbed “Pass the message to kick out coronavirus” football stars are promoting five key steps for people to follow to protect their health in line with WHO guidance, focused on handwashing, coughing etiquette, not touching your face, physical distance and staying home if feeling unwell.
10:54
10:54

Man Stabs Wife to Death, Attempts to Commit Suicide 2 1

Abdulla tricked the deceased that he had accepted to give her one million shillings in return for the title.
09:35
09:35

Kadaga Wants Action Taken Against Police Officers who Shot Student 2 3

Nankya's family told Kadaga that no official from the police or KCCA has discussed with them issues of compensation.
15:02
15:02

Economist, Traders Ask Govt to Protect Businesses in Corona Virus Crisis service 2 8 Top story

Makerere University Business School-MUBS Economics Lecturer and Policy Analyst, Ramathan Ggoobi says the Coronavirus (COVID-19), which has since been declared a pandemic is economically contagious and has attacked all sectors of the economy at all fronts.
12:53
12:53

Prison Officer Accused of Shooting Man in Taxi 2 1 Top story

Ofwono’s uncle Simon Ogwang says his nephew was rushed to St Benedict Health Centre in bad shape and was transferred to Mulago National Referral Hospital for a better treatment.
07:47
07:47

Gov't Asked to Suspend OTT 3 4

The Presiding Bishop of the Evangelical Orthodox Church in Uganda (EOC), the Most Reverend Jacinto Kibuuka announced that they had suspended the physical gatherings in favour of virtual, cum-new spaces for ministry outreaches.
16:16
16:16

My Heart Beats for Makerere University –Dr. Stella Nyanzi human resources 3 4 Top story

Dr. Nyanzi’s problems with Makerere University leadership started from her feud with Prof. Mahmood Mamdani, the Director Makerere Institute for Social Research-MISR on April, 16 2016. Dr. Nyanzi staged a nude protest when Prof. Mamdani evicted her from her office at the institute because of her refusal to teach.
17:07
17:07

Man Torches Three Churches for Preaching Prosperity 1 1 Top story

According to Owoyesigyire, the suspect confessed to have torched the churches because of anger arising from the fact that they preach the prosperity gospel yet he is stuck in the misery of poverty.
11:53
11:53

My Mission is to Build a Credible Alternative Political Force –Gen Muntu 1 5

Muntu says that he intends to recruit at least ten people per village to ensure he has a formidable group, which would challenge Museveni.
07:57
07:57

Student Shooting: Family Demands Compensation from KCCA, Uganda Police Force Patrick Onyango 2 1 Top story

Her aunt, Yvonne Kasawuli, says her niece is still traumatised and needs serious medical attention, which isn’t available at Mulago hospital. Kasawuli explains that they want Nankya and her mother moved to a specialised medical facility, which they can’t afford because of the costs involved.
09:44
09:44

Why Makerere Dismissed Lecturer After Spending UGX 156M for Studies Makerere University 2 1 Top story

The decision to dismiss Tumutegyereize was reached in the 587th University Appointments Board meeting. A copy of the board minutes, which URN has seen show that Tumutegyereize was found guilty of non-adherence to University policies after he failed to complete his PhD program in time, contrary to the Human Resource Manual of 2009.
18:51
18:51

City Businessman on Spot For Demolishing William Street Police Post 2 1

Gerald Kalungi, the proprietor of Kalungi Plaza, says he has a permit from the Directorate of Planning in KCCA allowing him to construct his building.
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