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16:31
16:31

PWDs Want Campaigns Decentralized country 3 1

Francis Lanyo, the Democratic Party flag bearer for the PWDs position in Northern Uganda says that he was nominated on 23rd November and the time frame of three weeks is not enough for him to campaign all over the country.
21:55
21:55

Jinja Hospital Emergency Unit Temporarily Closes after COVID-19 Deaths patient 1 Top story

Although the facility was disinfected on Monday evening and Tuesday morning, patients and their attendants started fleeing it for fear of contracting Covid19. As a result, management temporarily relocated some of the patients to the outpatient department. However, most of them opted to seek medical services from lower health facilities.
17:26
17:26

LCV Chairperson Candidates in Jinja Decry Violence in NRM Polls security 2 1

The contestants say that their agents were blocked from accessing polling stations which undermines the credibility of the whole electoral process.
10:44
10:44

Jinja Regional Referral Hospital Abandons Covid19 SOPs coronavirus 1

Some of facilities for sanitizing hands provided at different wards lack constant water supply and soap, which denies people from washing their hands routinely. Also health workers, patients and their attendants don’t adhere to the guidelines requiring them to wear face masks, which increases their chances of contracting and spreading Covid19.
12:46
12:46

Jinja Hospital On the Spot for Failing to Enforce COVID-19 Guidelines health worker 2 1

While inspecting the hospital’s isolation centre on Sunday, Kaducu said that security personnel have failed to limit the entry of vehicles which cause congestion as they are parked outside the wards, contrary to the COVID-19 standard operating procedures.
15:25
15:25

Traditionalists Mourn Bujagali Oracle Nabamba Budhagali village 3 1

Born Donozio Namunkanga Mukembo Zirabamuzale, the spiritualist, breathed his last on Saturday night after suffering a brain haemorrhage. He was chief Oracle of the spirits who live at Bujagali Falls, and the 39th spiritualist to submit to the spirits of the falls, which allegedly protected the community through him.
14:55
14:55

Contractor Hands Over Mulago Specialized Hospital team 1 5 Top story

Paul Kabanga, a Laboratory Technologist, says the hospital is equipped with equipment has the ability to deliver results within minutes compared to traditional equipment that can take longer.
11:01
11:01

Two Hoima Women in Custody Over Murder of Rwandan National investigation 1

It is alleged that the duo picked a quarrel with the Rwandan national only identified as Twizerimana for unknown reason at the bar at around 3:00am on Monday. They reportedly hacked the deceased on the face and head several times.
07:34
07:34

Makerere University Hospital Runs Out of Drugs patient 3 1 Top story

Prof. Byamugisha told URN that the hospital has not had any medical supplies since May but said the problem is being handled as an emergency.
16:36
16:36

Jilted Lover Held for Murder investigation

Ezira Esiko, the officer in charge of the Criminal Investigations Department at Hoima central police station, says the suspect picked a quarrel Ezekiel Cwinya, a resident of the same area on Sunday night at around 11:00pm and stabbed him to death using a sharp knife.
15:10
15:10

Unidentified Assailant Kills Mukono Shop Keeper resident 2 1

A person who had come to operate the shop has today been murdered in the morning at Bagala village in seeta in Mukono district on Jinja-kampala highway.
15:13
15:13

Walukamba Pulls Out of Bugweri NRM Primaries district 1 Top story

Walukamba was nominated together with Amina Mutesi, Rose Birabwa, Rachel Magoola and Monica Musubika last week for the NRM primaries for the newly created Bugweri district scheduled for August 14th, 2018.
13:09
13:09

Japan Donates Ambulance to Kisoro Hospital uganda 1

He explained that the donation was in response to frequent pleas by Kisoro district authorities over transport shortfalls at the hospital.
18:44
18:44

Njeru's Only Public Toilet Dilapidated associate 2 1

Shaban Kalulu, an attendant of the public toilet, says at least 100 people use the toilet on average each day. He however, says the facility is littered since its lacks proper drainage, adding that it floods whenever it rains.
11:13
11:13

Arua Municipality MP Elections: NRM Youth Reject Party Candidate accusation 4 1 Top story

Afsha Tiko, the chairperson of the NRM Womens League, says the party has given them headache by choosing to impose on them a candidate. She wonders why the party leadership decided to organise primaries and went ahead to rob them of their victory.
07:12
07:12

Four Officers Held Over Fire at Sironko District Production Office investigation 3 3 Top story

A police officer, who declined to be named because he is not the police spokesperson, said the suspects will not be released until the Fisheries Officer, Entomologist Officer and Commercial officer show up at the police station for questioning.
11:36
11:36

Speaker Held over Aggravated Robbery village

Police have preferred murder charges against Opio under CL CRB 890/2018. The Lira District Police Commander, Joel Tubanone has confirmed the arrest of Opio but declined to divulge details. Opio has had a frosty relationship with the police in the past few months.
16:01
16:01

Machete Wielding Men Hack One to Death, Injure Two Others in Hoima resident 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police spokesperson, says doctors at Hoima Regional Referral Hospital pronounced Mugisa dead on arrival. He says Mugisa sustained several cuts on the head.
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