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13:24
13:24

Mak Students Not Trusting Zero Tolerance Policy On Sexual Harassment Makerere University 4 1

Dr Josephine Ahikire, an associate professor of Gender Studies and the Acting Principal of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS), says that the victims of sexual harassment have not yet embraced the available mechanisms to report the vice.
12:35
12:35

Katureebe Apologises for Delayed Age Limit Judgement health 1 Top story

In his opening remarks, Justice Katureebe attributed the delayed judgment to numerous issues including health problems. Justice Katureebe explained that he was unwell and underwent surgery, adding that he will be flying out of the country the next week to undergo eye surgery.
16:08
16:08

School Bursar Jailed for Indecent Assault student 1

According to the court records, the convict performed a sexual act on a 12-year- old pupil in the girls dormitory at Makos High School during prep in June 2016. However, Justice Abodo convicted him of indecent assault after prosecution failed to prove that the sexual act took place.
17:18
17:18

Bursar Accused of Defiling a Virgin Convicted of Indecent Assault defense 1

Mark Rashid, the bursar of Makos High School in Kawempe division, initially charged with aggravated defilement, was convicted on a different crime after the prosecution failed to prove that a sexual act had taken place, despite placing the accused at the scene-of-crime.
14:55
14:55

Witness Fails to Show Up For Mak Professor Rape Case victim 1

The case was scheduled for hearing on Tuesday before Justice Jane Francis Abodo but prosecution led by Catherine Akello asked for an adjournment on grounds that the complainant who is also the main witness had yet to be traced.
15:59
15:59

LRA Attacks Reported in DRC food 1

In September 20th, in Gongolo, Haut Uele, a group of 6 LRA entered the village of Gongolo and looted houses and a medical dispensary. They abducted a young boy before fleeing according to witnesses.
19:39
19:39

ICC: High Demand For Prosthetic Limbs In Northern Uganda victim 1 1

The International Criminal court ICC has said that there is high demand for prosthetic limbs in northern Uganda following an end to insurgency.
20:21
20:21

Sexual Harassment Blamed on Lack of Parental Support authority 5

Appearing before the committee, Professor Elly Katunguka, the Vice-chancellor Kyambogo University said the major problem leading to sexual harassment is the fact that girls in the University are not adequately supported by their parents, leading them to seek support from men.
17:42
17:42

Ex-convict Arrested for Masterminding Kidnaps home 1

Babirye was picked up from Kamuli district last week in connection to the kidnap of two children from Nsangi town Council in Wakiso district. She was tracked down by a team of detectives from Kampala Metropolitan Police and Nsangi Police Station when she called the parents of her victims demanding a ransom of Shillings 5 million.
15:32
15:32

American Missionary Faces Assault Charges kampala 1

Trouble for Tailor started after video footage went viral on social media showing him assaulting Samanya while shouting obscenities.
14:53
14:53

15 Specialists on Standby to Treat Bobi Wine, Zaake uganda 1 Top story

The medical association says that 15 of the experts among them are on standby to voluntarily provide treatment to all victims of torture arising out of the infamous arrests. Dr Ekwaro Obuku, the President of Uganda Medical Association says the assembled experts were chosen based on descriptions on the condition of the victims.
18:41
18:41

Minister Namuganza Denies Personal Interest in Mubende Land Evictions village 1 2

When asked by the Commission Lead Counsel, Ebert Byenkya to explain her involvement in the matter, Namuganza said President Museveni met the warring parties on June 11th 2018 and that he was only interested in the welfare of the Bibanja holders.
07:41
07:41

Thugs Easily Accessing Chloroform From Pharmacies district 2

URN visited Eco Pharm, Friecca, City Pharmacy and Zodiac Pharmacy in Kampala and confirmed that a bottle of 200ml of Chloroform goes for between Shillings 40,000 and 70,000.
11:12
11:12

Flying Squad Cracks Down On Taxi Robberies people 1

Four of the suspects managed to flee to safety when the operatives intercepted the taxi. Flying Squad operatives picked up the suspects after days of tracking their group, which is led by a one Sanoni, a resident of Nansana Kibuloka and his deputy identified as Big Meat.
12:30
12:30

Pedestrians Most Affected By Road Accidents- Police Report passenger 2 1

According to the 2017 Annual Crime and Road Safety Report, pedestrians were the biggest victims of road accidents. At least 1,319 out of the 3,500 people killed in road accidents last year were pedestrians while 2,135 of the 10,420 injured persons were pedestrians. Drunkards, minors and school going children being the most affected.
15:57
15:57

Thugs Attack Kabale NRM Youth League Chairperson home 1

According to Kamugisha, despite the fact that he had cash that he had just withdrawn from a mobile money agent, the attackers only made off with his phone.
15:48
15:48

Museveni Blames Abiriga's Death on Poor State of Road kampala

Museveni, who visited Abirigas home on Saturday morning, says the bad state of the road couldnt permit the deceased to drive fast, which made him a target of his assailants.
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