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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.
10:46
10:46

Gov't Agencies Tasked to Market Source of the Nile As Tourist Destination country 2 1

While officiating over the rising of the international civil aviation organization-ICAO flag at the source of the Nile in Jinja district on Saturday, Kakuba argues that, three out of every 10 tourists who arrive to the country through Entebbe international airport tour the Nile.
13:59
13:59

EU Alarmed by Excessive Force and Arrests of Journalists at Mak investigation 1

The university has been the theatre of violence and the use of excessive force by law enforcement agencies, as students challenged a 15 per cent cumulative increment on tuition and functional fees. The increment, which started this academic year, will affect all first-year students, for the next five years.
08:05
08:05

Makerere Finally Reinstates Nawangwe’s Former PA into University Service home 1 Top story

Nuwagaba had spent 17months out of university service following his dismissal on May 23rd, 2018 by the University Appointments Board for alleged extortion and bribery. However, the university Human Resource Director, Richard Mugisha reinstated Nuwagaba in a September 10th, 2019 letter and deployed him as the Chief Custodian of the College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology –CEDAT.
15:51
15:51

Mak Payroll Audit Flops as University Managers Disagree member 1

The two-day exercise was scheduled to start today June 5, 2019. But according to the messages seen by URN, the internal audit office of the university and the Deputy Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration failed to agree on the method for conducting the exercise.
16:17
16:17

Mak Appointments Board Revises Kamunyu’s Suspension accusation 1

While the Board’s initial ruling on Monday was to suspend Kamunyu for six months without pay, the revised ruling corrected with a pen considers half pay for the staff leader.
13:35
13:35

UCC Playing Catchup, Needs Media Literacy–Makerere Don Makerere University 3 4 Top story

According to Kakooza, now is the time to engage all stakeholders gainfully on the type of media that Uganda wants. He argues that most media houses in Uganda are giving more space to entertainment, music, comedy and sports and that media owners and managers want to play safe for fear of the repercussions.
20:44
20:44

NRM Plotting to Change Presidential Election Process – Opposition judiciary 1 3

Mukono Municipality MP Betty Nambooze says they have received reports that members of the ruling party are scheming for a constitutional amendment suggesting that the president should be elected through the Electoral College as opposed to the Adult Suffrage system which has been used over the years.
07:25
07:25

Kyambogo Support Staff Vote Out Leaders executive 3 1

Henry Maxson Okello, a member Kyambogo University NUEI, says during their meeting of December 10, 2018 support staff expressed concern about the failure by the branch executive to hold a general assembly to update staff on the issues affecting them.
12:59
12:59

Cracks Irk Road Users resident 4 1

Geoffrey Byamugisha, a resident of Bukinda Sub County in Rukiga district, says while the commissioning the highway president, Yoweri Museveni told them that it would last for 25 years without any cracks. He however, says to his surprise the road has developed cracks just under five years after completion.
07:50
07:50

Grasshopper Trappers Protest Revised Power Tariff accusation 2 1 Top story

Under the revised rate, UMEME will collect Shillings 350,000 from each bulb connected directly to a power line up from Shillings 250,000 previously.
20:19
20:19

One Held Over Kira Murder police 1

The suspect, whose name has been withheld by police, was picked up from unnamed clinic in Kira Municipality where he had been rushed by his colleagues for treatment for a dog bite.
14:03
14:03

RDC Summons Radio Managers Over Gen. Saleh district 1

The radio stations are accused of hosting guests who have been critical of an MOU between Saleh and Kabarole District.
18:24
18:24

We Didn't Document Most Exhibits Found With Kitatta- Major Agaba vehicle 1 2 Top story

The officer said that he and his boss Lt. Col Erias Byamukama later signed on the exhibits but didnt record the machetes, axes and iron bars recovered from the offices. According to procedures, an arresting officer is expected to record or document all recoveries from the crime scene as exhibits for purposes of satisfying court that his testimony is genuine.
13:11
13:11

Angry Mob Lynches Young Man village 2

Angry residents stoned Wanzu to death at around 5:30am on Wednesday morning. An employee at Budumbuli Guest house, which is found in school village, told URN on condition of anonymity that the suspect broke into the managers office.
19:10
19:10

Kirumira's Friend Laid to Rest government 3 1 Top story

Steven Walugembe, a brother to the deceased, says that after learning about Kirumiras death at around 10pm on the news, he tried to call his sister but her phone went without reply.
17:44
17:44

Civil Servants Storm District Headquarters Over Unpaid Salaries man 3 1

Ruhemba told the aggrieved workers that the district is working hard to ensure their salaries are paid before September 15th 2018. He also noted that some of the workers hadnt submitted their Tax Identification Numbers, which made it difficult to pay them.
16:55
16:55

UAC Wants Kiss Condom Advert Recalled complaint 1 1 Top story

The Commission accuses those behind the advert of failing to follow the right procedures before broadcasting it.
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