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17:24
17:24

MPs Summon Energy Drink Producers to Explain Safety, Efficacy of their Products advertisement 3 1

In the meeting, several MPs said the different energy drinks producing companies were misleading people with adverts indicating that their products boost sexual stamina and correct erectile dysfunction.
20:30
20:30

Radio Stations Struggling to Generate Revenue advertisement 7 1

Several businesses have come to a standstill since the lockdown which started in March. The absence of advertisers, and sponsors for programmes and talkshows hosted by radio stations means that they can nolonger make enough money to sustain their wage bill and other running costs.
16:27
16:27

Compensation Woes Still Hurting Bukasa Inland Port Project resident 1 6 Top story

Enock Ariga Marindi, another resident notes that the entire compensation process is shrouded in mystery, saying the ministry has deliberately hidden information from them. He says only a few have been compensated but no one can tell the criteria used to decide who receives the money.
12:48
12:48

Kira Municipality Strategizes to Benefit from Martyrs’ Day people 2 1

Authorities note that though the municipality has been hosting the day for years with a lot of indirect benefits due to the influx of people in the area for over almost a month, they have been lacking a proper plan strategized to ensure that the municipality remit some revue to its coffers.
20:00
20:00

Five Dead, Three Injured in Lwengo Road Accident investigation 1

The accident occurred at Kyabbogo Village, in Kingo Sub-County when a speeding registration number UAU 523M heading to Kampala from Mbarara rammed into a Toyota Noah registration number UAN 429H whose driver had made an abrupt U-turn.
11:29
11:29

Vendors Evicted From Wakiso District Headquarters client 2 1

For the past years, the district headquarters had been turned into a market due to the high number of vendors, who camped adjacent to lands and education departments. Some had constructed makeshifts and kiosks yet while others sold their products in the parking yard.
15:54
15:54

Mbarara Police Searching for Missing Pupil advertisement

John Kabangiira reportedly left his parent’s home in Nyakaizi Cell in Kakoba division in Mbarara Municipality to go to the nearby shops and never returned home.
07:43
07:43

Moroto Authorities Feud Over Cattle Market resident 2 1 Top story

The market was under Nadunget Sub County until April, this year, when the Local Government Ministry merged 20 new villages from the neighbouring sub-counties with the municipality. However, the two sub-counties had earlier agreed to allow the operations of the market to continue in the same location pending council resolutions.
07:27
07:27

Nwoya Probe Commercial Farms Over Child Labour Nwoya District 1

Most of the commercial farms are owned by Indians and are found in Lungulu, Got Apwoyo and Latoro sub counties. Those implicated are Oola lolim farm, Fol farm, Amatheon Agri, Pinacle farm, Delight Uganda Limited, Vineyak Agro Farm Ltd and Rigil Agrotech Ltd among others.
17:48
17:48

Police Fail to Establish Identity of Recovered Body advertisement 1 1 Top story

The Entebbe District Police Commander, Baker Kawonawo, says they have submitted the deceaseds finger prints to the National Identification and Registration Authority to try and ascertain her identity.
11:10
11:10

Manafwa Authorities on the Spot Over Seed School advertisement

Kitutu says the political and technical leadership has failed to provide a satisfactory explanation why the seed school was moved to Buwagogo Sub County.
16:00
16:00

1076 Police Officers Undergoing Training to Monitor CCTV advertisement 1 Top story

Felix Baryamwisaki, the acting ICT Director Uganda Police Force, says the training will equip the officers with skills to monitor different cameras, facial recognition and number plate recognition.
12:41
12:41

Moyo Official In Trouble For Threatening Violence incident 3

The Moyo District Police Commander, Steven Agaba has confirmed receiving a complaint against Vuchiri, saying they have opened a case of threatening violence at Moyo Central Police Station under CRB 347/2018.
17:59
17:59

Yumbe District To Install Lightning Arresters at Mingoyo primary school deceased 1

Taban Yasin, the Yumbe LC V Chairperson, says the district has mobilised some funds to support the funeral of the deceased learners. He also says he will present a report before council to allocate funds for installing lightning arresters at Mingoyo primary school, other institutions and public places in the district.
11:13
11:13

CAA Clarifies on Mukula's Flight School statement 1 Top story

According to CAA, Uganda Aviation School applied for an Aviation Training Organization ATO specifically focusing on cabin crew training with a view of expanding later to flight training subject to fulfillment of the regulations.
11:11
11:11

Over 100 Children Join Prostitution in Migyera Town uganda 1 1 Top story

Godfrey Kabogoza, the Migyera town council LC 3 Chairperson, says their hands are tied, arguing that there is no way they can block the minors from joining the trade without addressing reasons why they leave their homes.
15:30
15:30

Shule Foundation Director Jackie Wolfson Deported uganda 1 Top story

According to Opio, Wolfson was deported out of Entebbe on Sunday at 11.45pm through KLM Flight 537 for allegedly using her NGO to fund Bobi Wine and the People Power campaign. Opio claims that Wolfsons travel papers were signed before she was picked up.
10:33
10:33

Mpigi Parents Defy Education Ministry On Feeding Children uganda 4 1 Top story

Deogratius Ssenkyole, the Mpigi District Education Officer, notes that only about 30 percent of the 40,000 pupils in 140 public schools in the district get the mid-day meal at school.
11:11
11:11

Lira District On the Spot for Parceling Out Police Land uganda police force 3 1

Dr. Jacob Oweta, the Lira District Land Board Chairperson, says the process of allocation has temporarily been halted pending clearance from court. He says the land in question was allocated local investors for commercial and residential use.
18:11
18:11

Joint Statement on the Visit of Indian Prime Minister uganda 1 Top story

Prime Minister Modi was accorded a high-level ceremonial welcome on arrival. During the visit, he held bilateral discussions with President Museveni at State House, Entebbe on Wednesday 24th July 2018. President Museveni hosted a state banquet in the honour of the visiting Prime Minister.
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