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12:17
12:17

EAC Countries Trained on Chemical Weapons and Risk Response 4

With support from the United Kingdom, the Organisation for Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is now training core personnel in the bloc to first build awareness and understanding of the problem within the region, following which member states will draw national protection programmes (NPP) based on their risk assessment.
17:06
17:06

URA Operation Recovers USD 70,000 Worth of Smuggled Phones 2

"The team was curious and a quick check revealed that this was not simply a fashion choice but a careful ploy to smuggle phones," said the URA statement.
12:41
12:41

Impounded Fishing Gear Returned to Owners in Entebbe President Museveni 4 1

The fishing gear, 113 motorcycles, three bicycles, and one vehicle were impounded last year in different operations to clamp down on fishing malpractices in several areas of Entebbe.
12:11
12:11

Alleged Malpractices, Complaints Mar Entebbe PDM Launch 4

Steven Mulindwa, the Entebbe Municipality Commercial Officer overseeing the program, explained that the presidential directive had caused delays due to necessary adjustments, as some beneficiaries had requested smaller amounts.
10:51
10:51

Former LRA Rebel Leader Wants Teaching Job UPDF 1

State Minister for Defense, Oleru Huda Abason, who was the chief guest, promised Olango that she would pursue his request by consulting with the Ministry of Public Service to determine if his age would allow him to be reenrolled.
11:54
11:54

Deputy Speaker Tayebwa Wants Death Penalty Repealed 5

Speaking at the opening of a four-day convention for Advocates from several English-speaking African countries at Imperial Resort Hotel - Entebbe, Tayewa said he was expressing a personal opinion on issues he felt so passionate about.
18:29
18:29

Pregnant Wife, 20, Committed to High Court over Husband’s Murder Police

Fidari had her husband Mbaziira jailed over undisclosed charges and she started another relationship. When Mbaziira left jail, their love blossomed again, but continued with the other relationship as well until her husband's murder believed to have been motivated by her divided loyalty.
17:05
17:05

Immigration Officers Arrested for Cocaine Trafficking Further Remanded Entebbe airport

Entebbe Chief Magistrate Stella Maris Amabillis remanded the trio further after State Attorney Annet Janet Nabulobi informed the court that she was standing in for a colleague, Janet Kitimbo, who was away. Nabulobi also reported that the state file on the matter had been called by superiors following a complaint by one of the accused.
16:04
16:04

Cocaine Catch Worth UGX 4.5billion Seized, Nigerian, Entebbe Airport Staff Charged 2 Top story

According to the charge sheet, Airport police slapped Madu with two counts of unlawful possession of psychotropic substances and illegal trafficking of psychotropic substances contrary to sections 4(1) and 2(9) of the Narcotic Drugs and psychotropic substances (Control) Act of 2016.
14:39
14:39

Three Museveni Mobilisers Remanded for Intercepting President's Motorcade 1 2

The prosecution alleged that on March 7th, 2023, the trio put their lives in harm’s way near State House Entebbe when they stood in the middle of the road in an attempt to stop the presidential motorcade.
09:29
09:29

Entebbe Land Fraudster Gets 11-Year-Jail Term Land grabbing 2

Amabillis observed that throughout the trial, Ssebaggulu had not shown any remorse, smiling through and through, and had also wasted the court’s time.
07:54
07:54

UN, Gov't in Talks to Renew Human Rights Office Mandate United Nations 3 3 Top story

About a week ago, the government through a statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that the mandate of the OCHCR, which ends in March this year would not be renewed because the government and local institutions had developed the capacity to monitor, promote and protect human rights without external support.
10:57
10:57

Uganda Has 5M Child Wives-UN UNICEF 3

Speaking at the launch and dissemination workshop of the second National Strategy to end Child Marriages and Teenage Pregnancies (NSCMTP) in Entebbe, Vedasto Nsanzungwanko, the Chief of the section of Child Protection, said that at a national level, 34% of the marriages had females who were married off before clocking eighteen
16:54
16:54

54 Trafficked Ugandans Died Abroad in 2022 - Police Judiciary 3 3

The Detective Assistant Inspector James Barya said most of those who died abroad were women and young men illegally taken out of the country with promises of getting well paying jobs.
08:52
08:52

Multiple Land Sales Fueling Insecurity-Entebbe RDC Police 3

Her warning stemmed from a report by the officer in charge of Criminal Investigations at Entebbe Police station, Godlive Twinomugisha indicating that cases of land fraud involving multiple sales witnessed by LC officials were on the rise.
16:00
16:00

Expressway "Drone" Operators Regularize Status 2 2

Peter Kaggwa, the Chairperson of the Fly-Express Travellers Association told the minister that they had fulfilled all the government requirements including branding their vehicles, paying the requisite PSV license, and ensuring they have qualified drivers.
08:38
08:38

Widow Accuses Three SFC Soldiers Of Assault 5 4 Top story

According to Nampijja, the soldiers based at the SFC barracks in Nsamizi, Entebbe Municipality have made her life difficult since she is currently unable to work, walk or sit on her own yet she is the sole breadwinner to her three children aged 25, 15 and 8 years.
09:58
09:58

Archbishop Kaziimba Asks Christians to Persevere Amidst Rising Food, Fuel Prices 4 2

But Archbishop Kaziimba, the faithful must not give up and must believe in only God to go through the hard and good times. He reiterated the need to empower the boy child because most of the efforts by government and private players have been on the girl child.
12:42
12:42

Migrant Workers Paying for COVID-19 Certificates 3 6

Some migrant workers who have failed to generate the vaccination certificates online say they had to pay money.
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