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12:30
12:30

Nabilatuk District Officials Shun COVID-19 Vaccination MInistry of Health 2 1

Since the district launched COVID-19 vaccination on March 18th, only 32 people have been vaccinated. Nabilatuk received 1,100 doses of the vaccines in the first phase. But only 19 out of 66 health workers have been vaccinated whiles 13 others are frontline workers like the support staff, teachers and soldiers.
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Kitgum Recalls Staff Months After Scaling Down over Covid-19 COVID-19 Pandemic 2 1

Close to 80 percent of non-essential staff at the district headquarters and sub-counties were advised to work from home in a directive issued by Chief Administrative Officer Martin Jacan Gwokto in August last year.
14:09
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More Learners Return to Home Schools in Teso Teso sub region 4 1

Although the government cleared semi- candidates to return to school next month, some parents have opted to enrol their children in neighbouring schools.
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Bars Operating Behind Closed Doors COVID-19 Pandemic 1 1

Uganda Radio Network-URN established that some of the bars that have been openly operating are owned by security personnel attached to the president’s office and Uganda People’s Defence Force-UPDF.
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Banks Disbursed Loans Worth UGX 2.2 Trillion Between July and September 2020 Bank of Uganda 1

The Pre-Election Economic and Fiscal Update issued by Moses Kaggwa, the Acting Director Economic Affairs says that the approved and disbursed loans led to a cumulative stock of 17.221 trillion in September, 2020.
12:31
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Archbishop Kaziimba Calls for Justice As Election Day Draws Near COVID-19 Pandemic 3 1

“Peaceful campaigns and peaceful election should be promoted," said Kaziimba. "Let there be justice and fairness in the whole exercise. Let there be peace. Uganda is here to stay, Uganda will continue…let us learn to co-exist, support and love one another.”
09:21
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Bishop Luwalira Talks Tough on Election Violence, COVID-19 in Christmas Message COVID-19 Pandemic 1 Top story

“Let’s be messengers of good news amidst a situation full of bad news. The world needs to hear good news since we are shadowed with bad news of the diseases especially Covid-19 and also politics full of unfairness, undermining and hatred,” reads part of Luwalira’s Christmas message addressed to all religious leaders and Christians in Namirembe Diocese.
13:55
13:55

Covid-19 Vaccine: Central Bank Hopeful of Economic Boost COVID-19 Pandemic 1

The Central Bank says that the discovery of COVID-19 vaccines is expected to boost the rebound of Uganda's economy that has been hit by the pandemic.
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Acholi Cultural Festival Suspended Over Covid-19 COVID-19 Pandemic 1 1 Top story

Ambrose Olaa, the Acholi Premier told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Monday that this year’s event has been called off in conformity with the ban of public gatherings by the Health Ministry.
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Gen. Muntu Wants EC to Buy Airtime for Presidential Candidates Kalaki District 3 1 Top story

Muntu says besides the limited time for campaigning across the country, the rallies of opposition presidential candidates are often disrupted by Police under the pretext of enforcing COVID-19 guidelines.
16:32
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Banks Make UGX 874Bn Profits During Lockdown Bank of Uganda 1

According to the Central Bank Quarterly Financial Stability Review report, the Banking Sector remained adequately capitalized to absorb emerging shocks and that the capital increase was largely boosted by an improvement in aggregate profitability.
18:55
18:55

93 Test Positive for COVID-19 in Teso COVID-19 Pandemic 1 1

Results from the Ministry of Health on November 21 indicated 93 new cases from Teso Sub Region out of 301 recorded. across the country.
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17:27

Amuriat's Pledge of Monthly Stipend Excites Katakwi Residents Katakwi District 2 1

Amuriat said that many people have been left helpless and no one is helping them and that the money will be used to start small businesses and buy small necessities for their families
08:24
08:24

Mourners Fundraise to Save COVID-19 Patients in Soroti Dr. Wilson Etolu 1 1

The idea to fundraise was conceived on Thursday during the requiem mass at Akisim Primary School, when mourners heard that the late Etilu was referred to Mulago National Referral Hospital due to constant power blackouts at Soroti hospital that affects oxygen supply to COVID-19 patients.
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COVID-19 Shakes Recovery Of LRA War Victims In Acholi COVID-19 Pandemic 5 1 Top story

According to Acayo, all the gains she made during the 13 years out of captivity have vanished due to the effects of COVID-19. Acayo says she currently has no money to feed her children, adding that she hasn’t been able to pay rent for the past five months.
10:55
10:55

Diaspora Community Aids COVID-19 Affected Families in Northern Uganda Gulu District 1 2

The drive which was flagged off on Saturday targets the districts of Gulu, Kitgum, Lamwo and Amuru. Each district will receive 250 kilograms of beans and 500 kilograms of maize flour for distribution to 50 most vulnerable persons identified during the first phase of food distribution. Priority will be given to child-headed families, People Living with HIV and AIDS, vulnerable elderly and Persons With Disabilities.
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COVID-19: Ngora District Offices Close After Staff Members Test Positive COVID-19 Pandemic 2 1

Lawrence Wadada, the Chief Administrative Officer of Ngora says the decision to close the district was arrived at in order to reduce tension from other staff in the district. He, however, hastened to add that all the staffs at home are on call, depending on the workload.
11:06
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Moroto Prison Break Was Imminent- Insiders Moroto District 1 Top story

“The guy is very arrogant. When inmates come with complaints or any issues that need his attention, he slaps them and has been belittling Karimojong as ‘warriors’ whom he describes as backward and useless. Because he doesn’t understand the language, he is always suspicious of everything spoken especially when officers, who know some bit of Ngakarimojong talk with prisoners. On the day of the attack, his office was the first target but he was not around”, another source said.
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Moroto Prison Break Poses Security, Health Threats Moroto District 3 1

A section of the community now lives in fear especially about the firearms that are in the wrong hands. Dinah Ayo, a resident in Moroto town says the loose firearms could be used by the escapees to perpetuate more crime, not only in Moroto but anywhere in the country.
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