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18:09
18:09

Police Rescues Rakai Registrar As Polling Officials Protest Unpaid Allowances RDC 1 6

The group of 502 polling officials including presiding officers, polling assistants, Parish and sub-county supervisors attended a 2-day training on how to use the Biometric Voter Verification System (BVVS).
15:51
15:51

Iganga District Councilors Want RDC Transferred authority 1 3

District Council Speaker Bernard Mpungu says that since councilors unanimously voted against her unbecoming behavior, the appointing authority should take their concerns seriously so as to create harmony and sanity within the district
12:33
12:33

Covid19: Buikwe, Buvuma Limit Passenger Boats to Two Landing Sites RDC 3 1

The Health Ministry has set up screening centres at the two landing sites to test travellers to the areas of Buikwe, Jinja, Mayuge and Mukono districts.
16:50
16:50

Prosecution Yet to Compile Evidence Against Sakwa investigation 1 1

While appearing before the Jinja Chief Magistrate Jessica Chemeri on Monday, Gladys Nyanzi, the Assistant State Prosecutor told the court that due to the current lockdown, it has been hard for the investigators to carry out their duties.
15:01
15:01

Mukono Taskforce Blocks Politicians from Food Distribution Exercise RDC 1 2

The task force argues that the distribution exercise should be carried out by Local Defense Unit-LDU officers, army and members from the Red Cross society.
12:23
12:23

Buvuma District Covid-19 Task Force Receives Boat From Area MP RDC 1 4 Top story

Agnes Nabirye, the Buvuma District Covid-19 Task force Chairperson and Resident District Commissioner, says they have been facing challenges of responding to emergencies in distant islands that make up the district. Buvuma district comprises 52 scattered islands.
13:03
13:03

Kiyindi-Buvuma Ferry Grounded Due to Submerged Docking Pier UNRA 3 1 Top story

Fred Wandera, a businessman in Buvuma notes that their business are hit hard whenever the ferry is out of service. He asks government to explore other alternatives as they wait to work on the docking pier.
16:45
16:45

AIGP Yiga Rejects Calls to Distribute Donated Food to Mukono Residents RDC 3 1 Top story

Andrew Ssenyonga, the Mukono District LC V Chairperson faults leaders who are trying to politicize the matter of food distribution, saying they are only looking for cheap popularity.
16:37
16:37

Buikwe Residents Calling Ambulances to Access Shrines Buikwe District 1 1

Jane Francis Kagayi, the Buikwe Resident District Commissioner, says the District Covid-19 Task Force has been provoke enough and will soon start apprehending people playing jokes with their surveillance team.
16:43
16:43

Mukono RDC Orders Closure of Major Markets Over Presidential Directives Covid-19 2 3

The decision taking effect tomorrow has been reached after the district task force making several engagements with the market leadership to maintain vendor to vendor four-metre distance and limiting numbers of buyers turning up in big numbers on top of vendors rejecting to sleep at work places.
15:16
15:16

Police Officer in Mukono Arrested for Assaulting Journalist LDU 2 1

David Musisi Karyankolo working for Bukedde television in Mukono district was admitted to Herona Hospital in coma after he was severely beaten on Thursday by Mukosi and other LDU personnel.
10:43
10:43

RDC Declines to Clear Nambooze to Sensitise Residents On COVID19 5 1 Top story

Nambooze hired a sound truck to reportedly help translate the president’s directive on corona prevention for her electorate. According to the legislator, many residents especially those in rural areas don’t understand the president’s directives.
07:02
07:02

Ntungamo Youth Divided Over Museveni Money George Bakunda 3 4

Asumani Muhangi, the Chairperson Youth Coordinators FREE and RICH Uganda, says that the organisation received Shillings 350 Million, which they have not benefited from.
07:08
07:08

NRM Disowns "Nailed" Supporter leadership 1 4 Top story

Ogajjo Barasa, the Mbale District Resident Commissioner refuted allegations that Katoogo was nailed. He said a report from the pathologist does not indicate in any way that force was used during the driving of the nail in the mouth.
18:25
18:25

LC Chairpersons to be Involved in Compulsory Land Acquisition Process government 3 1

While addressing stakeholders from Busoga and Bukedi in Jinja district, Musumba argues that, unlike the status quo where implementing agencies deal directly with the project affected persons (PAPs), local leaders mainly village chairpersons and parish chiefs will be at the frontline in the compensation process because they have information regarding the residents.
11:47
11:47

Evicted Buvuma Residents Struggling for New Living general manager 7 6

John Akongere, one of the affected people, says they are struggling to recover their land. He explains that in 2014, the army burnt their houses on grounds that they were housing rebels. He says that it was until a year later that NFA confirmed that it had evicted them from the contested land.
09:59
09:59

PTA, BOG Divided Over Termination of Teachers Not On Payroll member 1 2 Top story

The BOG resolved recently to terminate the services of 10 teachers and none teaching staff who are not on the Government payroll. James Abukai, the representative of Old students on the Board, says they resolved to terminate the services of the teachers and none teaching staff because of poor enrollment.
18:54
18:54

Suspected Grenade Attack Scares Residents Jinja 1 2 Top story

The blast is said to have occurred around 1:30am this morning in the home of Bernard Mukoye throwing residents in fear of attack by robbers.
12:14
12:14

Ntoroko District Bans Charcoal Burning RDC 1 1

Timothy Kyamanywa, the Ntoroko district LC V chairman, says as leaders, they had discovered that the district’s tree cover was getting depleted and causing prolonged dry spell.
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