Breaking

Archive

May 24 results
10:26
10:26

Police Gives Scrap Dealers Ten Days to Surrender Vandalized Electricity Equipment police spokesperson 1

The Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, James Mubi announced the ultimatum on Thursday, saying that they resolved to give the scrap dealers time to cooperate since many are still harboring vandalized electricity equipment in their warehouses.
08:01
08:01

FPU Impounds Illegal Fishing Gear in Busoga Mayuge 1 1

The dealers normally store the illegal fishing nets in their homes and sell them off to clients, most of whom in the end act as their agents within the remote landing sites across different lakes within the country.
10:46
10:46

Police Burst Racket of Fake Cement Dealers Kiira 1 1 Top story

The adulterated cement is normally sold to unsuspecting clients between Shillings 28,000-30,000.
11:25
11:25

Kiira RPC Impersonator Arrested region 1 1

Gabriel Mukiibi, a resident of Wakitaka cell in Northern Division, Jinja City was arrested from his hideout in Wakitaka cell on Tuesday night.
15:13
15:13

Jinja Produce Dealers Stuck with Maize Products Due to Export Restrictions agriculture 1 2

The ban was later lifted, but with strict conditions on exporters as Kenyan authorities sought to curb shipping in of the cancer-causing aflatoxins. The country's agriculture ministry said that all maize importers would be required to be registered, and possess a certificate of conformity on aflatoxin levels for every consignment. The traders are also expected to issue details of their warehouses clearly explaining the mode of storage and drying.
17:43
17:43

Police Mounts Search for Criminal Elements in Fuel Dealer's Networks Iganga 1 1

Several youths along the Iganga-Busia and Mbale-Tirinyi highways derive their livelihoods from siphoning fuel from long-distance trucks.
07:06
07:06

Staff Shortage Hits Makerere University Estates Unit government 1

Sources at the department indicate that over 200 vacancies have not been filled over the past years.
11:44
11:44

Fisheries Protection Unit Destroys 1500 Illegal Fishnets government 2 2 Top story

Maj. Joseph Ssebukera, the Commandant of the UPDF Fisheries Protection Unit on Eastern Lake Victoria, says the impounded nets carry electric current, which peels off fish skin causing it to die and float on the lake.
14:13
14:13

Sugarcane Prices to Continue Dropping-Museveni government 1

According to Museveni, government has nothing much to do about the falling cane prices dictated by forces beyond their control.
18:24
18:24

UBC Producer Testifies in Makerere Gold Scam court 4 6

Waludyaba was appearing before Grade One Magistrate Beatrice Khainza at City Hall Court on Friday. He is one of the state witnesses brought to testify in a trial of five suspected gold scammers.
15:46
15:46

Police Rescue Court Bailiff from Angry Vendors man 1 1

Lukoya explains that in June this year, Wamala together with Hamza Mobonga who came masquerading as the Jinja District Police Commander and unidentified police officer picked up his son, Reagan Lubaale claiming he was wanted in Entebbe Chief Magistrates court.
11:47
11:47

Trader Drags Gov't to Court Over Seized Logs police 1

In his affidavit, Kyiwa argues that there is no justifiable reason for holding the logs, adding that his repeated appeals to the relevant authorities to release the impounded logs have been futile prompting him to turn to court.
13:09
13:09

Delayed Repair of MV 2 Kyoga Ferry Irks Travelers resident 1 1 Top story

Mark Ssali, the UNRA Spokesperson, says they are in the process of procuring some spares to fix the faulty ferry.
16:56
16:56

Jinja Teen Held Over Firearm investigation 1 1

Gimeyi claims he is a scrap dealer and that he bought the pistol from a friend who is being hunted by police.
12:42
12:42

Parliament Completes Scrutiny of Mobile Money Tax Amendment Bill bank of uganda 1

After a month, scrutinising the bill and interacting with different stakeholders, the finance committee is compiling the report before it can be read in the house.
15:56
15:56

Kalungu Coffee Farmer Hacked To Death, Two Arrested village 1 Top story

Matia Kalemba, the Kigasa B Village Council chairperson, confirmed the incident, saying Kulabirawo was alone at home at the time of the incident. He explains that this is the first incident of its kind in the area where assailants murdered their victim and torched his house.
08:10
08:10

Soroti USMID Road Works Drag on construction 1 3

Gilbert Kiracho, the Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist USMID / Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development, acknowledges the challenges but says the work in Soroti is almost complete.
15:58
15:58

Two Luweero Residents Found Dead in Rented Room area

Edward Lutwama, the LC I Chairman of Busula A zone says that they suspect the two could have died of suffocation after leaving a charcoal stove inside the room.
10:34
10:34

Woman At Large After Strangling Step Son to Death deceased 2

Esther Bella, the aunt to the deceased, says the suspect was seen moving with the minor towards Namatala River. She says Nalondos movement with the boy surprised everybody in the area because she had never moved with the deceased.
May 24 results