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07:02
07:02

Unvaccinated Staff, Visitors Denied Access to National Medical Stores 4 2

The directive takes immediate effect for staff, and start on October 18 for all other visitors. This implies that all NMS staff, who are over 350 in number, and visitors, who are usually bidders and suppliers of drugs and other pharmaceutical products must present proof of vaccination to be admitted at the NMS head offices in Entebbe.
07:55
07:55

MP Ssewanyana Re-Arrested Outside Kigo Prison 1

Erias Lukwago. Lukwago, Ssewanyana’s lawyer said that Ssewanyana's kidnap renders the court directive that he should be released on bail insignificant.
19:49
19:49

Uganda Receives 650,000 Covid-19 Vaccine Doses 5 3

501,153 doses were donated by the French government while the 153,900 doses were from Belgium.
21:34
21:34

Gov't Postpones Mandatory COVID-19 Testing For All Arriving Passengers

Last month, the Ministry of Health directed that effective September 3, all incoming passengers regardless of whether or not they are vaccinated against covid-19 will undertake mandatory testing at Entebbe Airport.
16:14
16:14

Afghan Evacuees: Heavy Deployment at Entebbe Airport, Hotels 2 8 Top story

Hajji Mbabali Njuki, the Deputy Resident District Commissioner for Entebbe Municipality confirmed the heightened security deployment.
09:36
09:36

NMS to Digitally Track Patients Who Receive Drugs By 2024 6 4

Kamabare adds that the government has earmarked shillings 5 billion to set up a system to track all patients who visit the facilities and receive drugs. Kamabare says the government has earmarked shillings 5 billion to set up a system to track all patients who visit the facilities and receive drugs. The system will be rolled out in 2024.
13:08
13:08

Entebbe Municipality Councillors Divided on Proposal to Privatise Garbage Collection 3 2

According to the proposal, the municipality will relinquish the responsibility for garbage handling to the private firms whose services will have to be directly paid for by the residents that wish to have their waste collected.
18:15
18:15

Uganda Receives 580,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses 5 2

The doses include 300,000 Sinovac vaccine doses donated by the Chinese government and the rest are AstraZeneca vaccine doses from the Norwegian government through the Covax facility.
08:01
08:01

Uganda Receives PPE, Testing Kits Worth UGX 10Bn 2 5

Jules-Armand Aniambossou, the French Ambassador to Uganda, noted that the donation will boost efforts to protect health workers during the pandemic.
11:43
11:43

6,000 Entebbe Residents to Receive COVID-19 Relief Money -Town Clerk 6 4

Charles Magumba, the Town Clerk of Entebbe Municipality, says his office has submitted a list of 6,000 people to benefit from the COVID-19 relief fund.
16:51
16:51

Mixed Reactions As NRM CEC Endorses Oulanyah for Speaker 1

"We are very happy that Oulanyah has got the backing of CEC," Amongi added, " It is very sad that we had to achieve this through sacrificing a woman."
08:45
08:45

Independent MPs to Attend NRM Caucus Meeting as Party Decides on Speaker Oulanyah vs Kadaga 3

NRM Secretary General Justine Kasule Lumumba said in a letter last evening, that President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the National Chairman of the NRM party, has directed her to invite all NRM leaning independent MPs for the meeting.
21:31
21:31

EACOP Talks Inch Towards A Last-Minute Deal—As Museveni, Suluhu Meet PAU 1 2 Top story

A Ugandan source in attendance told URN that the negotiations could go on until Sunday afternoon as the two sides held cards on their chests vouching for how best their countries could benefit from the pipeline project. The pipeline will evacuate Uganda’s oil from the Albertine to the external market.
18:18
18:18

Heavy Security Deployment in Entebbe in Anticipation of Protests 2 3

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango says that the deployment follows reports of planned protests by a section of residents.
16:25
16:25

Losers of Entebbe Municipality Mayoral Race to Petition Court 4 2

Kayanja has contested the results and plans to file a petition to the court.
11:42
11:42

Slain NRM Village Chairman's Wife Recounts His Last Hours 7 2

Nakyeyune, Kyeyune's sister wants the government to compensate his wife Nakanwagi because Kyeyune died on duty, "defending NRM's votes". Charles Kabagambe who was leading the protestors insists that Kyeyune took the bullet intended for Mutebi Kabwama, NRM's flag bearer in the Entebbe Municipality mayoral race, and described how the killer soldier calmly took aim from his sitting position on the patrol pick-up.
11:13
11:13

Candidates, Voters in Entebbe Ignore COVID-19 SOPs on Last Day of Campaigns 7 6

On Saturday, as candidates conducted the final lap of the campaigns, some of them struggled to control the crowds and eventually addressed more than 200 people. They disregarded the other standard operating procedures such as wearing a face mask, and avoiding handshakes and hugs. He also disregarded the other standard operating procedures such as properly wearing a face mask, and avoiding handshakes and hugs, Mutebi instead wore his face mask around his neck, hugged and shook hands with voters.
20:48
20:48

NRM Candidates Storm State House Over Delayed Facilitation 2 1

The candidates, from Kiruhura, Mbarara, Jinja and Mbale arrived by 7am in Entebbe, camped at the Municipal offices until after 4pm when they tried to access State House.
16:45
16:45

NUP's Nassuna Confident of Winning Entebbe Municipal Mayoral Race 5 2

Nassuna is the only female candidate in the race that attracted six contenders. Her rivals include the incumbent Vincent Kayanja De Paul (Democratic Party), Michael Mutebi from the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM, Kenneth Ssimbwa of the Alliance for National Transformation, Fabrice Rulinda, an NRM leaning Independent and former MP Mohamed Kawuma.
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