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21:02
21:02

Football Fraternity Pays Tribute to Hassan Wasswa As He Retires Uganda Cranes 2 5

The player put an end on his footballing career after serving the Uganda Cranes for over 13 years and securing 75 caps in the National team jersey, in his statement he released, the player Said it has been honor to represent his country for thirteen years.
20:52
20:52

Uganda Cup: Mbale Heroes eliminates Gaddafi to storm round of Sixteen 1

Mbale Heroes made a comeback after losing the first leg game at Kyabazinga stadium in Bugembe that had slimmed hope of reaching the Knockout stage.
14:51
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Museveni Suit Against Monitor Opens Debate On President’s Immunity Caleb Alaka 1 3 Top story

The question at the center of the debate is whether a sitting President who is protected from being sued can on the other hand sue under the same constitution that granted him immunity. Article 98 clause 4 of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda gives immunity to a sitting President not to be subjected to any court proceedings except in presidential election petitions.
08:46
08:46

Police, Prisons Dominate 5th National Athletics Trials 5th National trials 1

The competition that attracted athletes from Kenya and South Sudan saw Police producing five winners and several runners in both men and women competitions well as Prisons had five top performers of the day.
15:06
15:06

Umeme Calls for Sensitization on Power Payment 2

In March several people using the prepaid electricity system, Yaka complained that they have been made to pay the 3,660 monthly service fees twice a month. Others got as little power as 0.5 kWh (units) for 10,000 Shillings, instead of the average usual of 20 units.
13:08
13:08

ANT Moves to Assess Party Performance in Elections Gen Mugisha Muntu 2 1

The Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) has embarked on engaging its flag bearers to assess their performance in the 2021 elections and strategize for 2026.
10:44
10:44

Athletes Set for 5th National Trials 1 3

The trials are intended to help the Federation assess the performance of its athletes in preparations for the Tokyo 2021 Olympics.
09:47
09:47

MOH Recommends Use of High Sensitivity RDT in Detecting Malaria in Asymptomatic Pregnant Women Ministry of Health 4

Dr. Daniel Kyabayinze the Deputy Manager of the Malaria Control Programme said generally they found 50% more malaria cases in the community when they gave the high sensitivity test to Village Health Teams (VHTs) than when they used the common tests.
09:10
09:10

UNEB Warns Against Cheating in UACE Exams whistle blowers 1

Dan Odongo, the Board Executive Director, says that UACE will be conducted under the new UNEB Act 2021 which was gazetted on March 29, 2021.
07:51
07:51

Police, UPDF Officers Arrested Over Poaching 1

CID Spokesperson, Charles Twine, said four police officers identified as Boniface Okello, Martin Ochen, Shaban Emanu and Levi Eliu were arrested a fortnight ago. They were found selling ivory valued at more than 200 million shillings and their arrest followed an intelligence tip.
07:39
07:39

Telecoms Sector Records Revenues in Pandemic-Hit Year

For the12 months ending December 2020, the industry's total revenue reached $1.007bn or UShs 3.5 trillion, setting a new performance history for the industry.
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UPDATE: Joint Medical Stores Loses Equipment Worth UGX 7bn in Fire 1 3

The Executive Director Joint Medical Stores Bildard Baguma said they lost equipment that includes ICU beds and medicines.
17:07
17:07

Electoral Commission Acknolwedges Voter Education Shortfalls 3 1

Byabakama told the Human Rights Commitee of Parliament that although the election was a success on their part, the entire process was conducted amidst limitations, which could not allow them to reach Ugandans across the country. During the time, which was planned for voter education, gatherings were limited to only 70 people and later adjusted to accommodate 200 people.
15:40
15:40

Security to Intensify Patrols on Water Bodies to Reduce Human Trafficking 2 1

Minister for Internal Affairs, Gen Jeje Odongo, said Uganda has over 300 porous border points including water bodies where security needs to be heightened. Odongo said security will increase operations on water bodies including ungazzetted land entry points.
15:25
15:25

Police Audit Reveals Slow Implementation of Gender Policy 1 1

Police numbers are currently at 46,776 of which only 8,128 are females.
15:16
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Caution Against Exam Malpractice Dominates UACE Briefing 3 1

At some of the schools where URN reporters attended briefing sessions, candidates were cautioned to avoid being tempted to buy examination papers.
13:40
13:40

Fire Guts Madhvani Warehouses 1 1

Among the warehouses that have been gutted by fire is that of the Joint Medical Stores.
08:51
08:51

Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Due in Uganda for Signing of Oil Deals 1 Top story

It is expected that pipeline shareholder agreements and others that are yet to be signed will be concluded when the new Tanzanian President, Samia Suluhu and her technocrats meet President Museveni on Sunday at Statehouse Entebbe.
08:47
08:47

No Need to Lift Curfew for Ramadan Period - Minister Obiga Kania COVID-19 2 1

Mario Obiga Kania, the Minister of State for Internal Affairs has said there is no need to lift curfew as Muslims observe the Ramadan period.
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07:41

Finance Committee Rejects UGX 200,000 Annual Car License tax on data 1 Top story

Henry Musasizi, the Chairperson of the Finance Committee said that they are considering approving only six out of the seven proposed new tax amendments to help the government raise revenue.
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