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07:36
07:36

Two Arrested For Offering UGX 2M Bribe to Police Officer investigation 1 1

The suspects, identified as Annet Ajikia and Brian Nyakuta, both residents of Nyio Village, Nyio Parish, Vurra Sub County in Arua District, were arrested on Sunday, April 14, 2024.
17:30
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Kabaka Commends Prof. Lunyiigo for Changing Narrative on Mwanga Uganda 2 Top story

In a letter addressed to Lunyiigo on the occasion of his 80th birthday, Kabaka Mutebi commended him for employing exemplary historical research skills in his book titled "Mwanga II: Resistance to the Imposition of British Colonial Rule in Buganda 1884-1899". First printed in 2011, the book has over the years garnered attention for its innovative approach in challenging Eurocentric perspectives, humanizing Kabaka Mwanga II and placing him in the broader context of his time.
16:45
16:45

UNEB Releases Sample Papers for New O’Level Curriculum teacher 1 2 Top story

Jennifer Kalule Musamba, the UNEB spokesperson has confirmed that the sample papers are now available, and they distribute them to schools to familiarize both teachers and students with the format of Competency Based Assessment (CBA) questions.
08:15
08:15

UBOS Launches Household Listing in Cities Ahead of 2024 Population Census Mbale

During the launch at Mbale City Hall Chambers on Monday evening, Didacus Okoth, the Senior Public Communication Officer at the Uganda Bureau of Statistics, explained that the objective is to identify all households in various specific areas across the 11 cities in the country.
17:46
17:46

Museveni to G77-Many Developing Countries Will Not Meet SDGs Yoweri Museveni 6 1 Top story

President Museveni told the opening of the G77+China Heads of State Summit on Sunday, that while many countries are trying to meet the Agenda 2030, many are faced with challenges that are drawing them back, including climate disasters, unfair treatment in the glob financial industry and other actions of developed countries.
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Cross Border Relations Complicating FGM Fight In Karamoja health worker 3 Top story

The procedure, involving the complete excision of female genitalia can lead to long-term health complications during childbirth, such as fistula, continuous urine leakage, and increases the risk of death during delivery due to early marriage.
12:21
12:21

Busoga Kingdom Rallies Subjects In The Diaspora to Develop Tourism sites Uganda 1 1

Namutamba said that key tourism sites like Kagulu Rock possess key historical insights about the roots of the Basoga, and if a private developer invests in a museum, it will attract many tourists from both Uganda and the diaspora.
07:47
07:47

Student Seeks Government Funding for Drone Pesticide Sprayer Project area 1 1

Motivated by these findings, Ssentongo and his classmates utilized plastic materials, including empty water bottles and metallic particles, in their chemistry laboratory to create a drone sprayer. The drone is equipped with two pesticide-filled bottles and an integrated camera.
13:10
13:10

Prime Minister Nabbanja Wants Agriculture Made Compulsory Subject In Secondary Schools climate change 2

Nabbanja said that she will draft a cabinet paper, detailing the benefits of skilling learners in agriculture technologies and available opportunities, with much emphasis on it’s viability to foster mindset change amongst the wider population of young people, who for long have been shaped as job seekers rather than creators.
14:22
14:22

Agriculture, Education Ministries Partner to Promote Agribusiness among Learners ministry 2 1

More than 100,000 students and pupils from 2,000 schools across the country are expected to participate in this year's educational show, where the focus will be on modern farming practices and affordable agricultural technologies that cater to the needs of young people.
09:01
09:01

Brig Byekwaso Takes Over as URDCC Chief of Staff UPDF 1 2

Brig. Byekwaso's appointment as chief of staff marks a significant milestone as she becomes the first female military officer to hold such a position within the UPDF.
18:11
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Wazalendo Advised To Invest In Service And Real Estate land 1 1

While addressing Wazalendo’s annual general meeting at the Jinja city’s based Gaddafi barracks on Friday, Muhanga argued that several strong armies in the world are investing heavily in the service sectors, which empowers them to sustainably improve the livelihoods of their officers and militants.
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15:17

Police Investigates Death of Romanian Citizen deceased 1

Ecobel is reported to have jetted into Uganda as a tourist and settled at the Bujjagali-based Nile River camp in late 2018. He later decided to settle within the Budondo community where he introduced himself as Jacob, and adapted to the native lifestyle prompting natives to nickname him, “Jacob Musoga,”.
14:26
14:26

TB Treatment Can Be Reduced From 6 to 2 Months-New Study Uganda

According to a statement released on Friday, the rationale behind the study dubbed ‘TRUNCATE TB’ is that doctors are over-treating the majority of people who have drug-susceptible TB (DS-TB) who would actually be cured before the 6-month mark
19:45
19:45

Busoga United Defeats Blacks Power 2-0 in Uganda Premier League head coach 1

Busoga United's head coach, Paul Kiwanuka, says that today's win is a remarkable boost to the team after last week's loss to Maroons FC.
10:50
10:50

Busoga Kingdom Partners with Uganda Rugby Union to Host Kyabazinga 7s competition 1 1

The Kyabazinga 7s circuit that started on Saturday attracted 16 teams from different parts of the country, with an aim of promoting the sport within grassroots communities.
09:53
09:53

Queen's Visit Opened Up Jinja's Investment Potential-Senior Citizens Uganda 1 2 Top story

According to Nabwiso, Queen Elizabeth traveled along with tourists and investors who returned after her visit to set up factories mainly for ginning cotton and producing textiles. “Her visit earned Jinja town then, world-class publicity across international media outlets, which attracted several investors to the area hence earning its name of the industrial town of Uganda and East Africa," he told URN in an interview.
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Leaders Against Nyege Nyege Festival are Economic Saboteurs - Kadaga district 2 3

While representing President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, at the eighth coronation anniversary of the Kyabazinga, HRH Gabula Nadiope IV on Tuesday, Kadaga stressed that Nyege Nyege is the only festival which earns both direct and indirect incomes for traders within Busoga sub region and canceling it will definitely cripple their economy.
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FUFA To Test Players Ahead of CECAFA Senior Women's Challenge COVID-19 1

According to Nakiwala, football spectators will be allowed into the facility and will seat in designated zones away from the players and match officials to avoid the spread of COVID-19.
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