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18:49
18:49

Gen Lokech Regrets Slapping Senior Lady Traffic Officer, Blames Her 3 1

He, however, used the same podium to give his version of the incident. In his explanation, the soft-spoken Lokech sounded like the traffic officer was the one in wrong blaming her for having ‘exhibited unprofessionalism’. He, however, notes that he has since forgiven and now ready to mentor young officers to the right path.
17:57
17:57

Kadaga Upset by Delayed Appointment of Human Rights Commission Chairperson Uganda Law Society 6 1

Since the previous chairperson of Uganda Human Rights Commission Medi Kaggwa passed away in November last year, no replacement has been appointed, even as the Speaker of Parliament has reminded the president several times
16:45
16:45

COVID-19 Breaks Bafumbira's Tradition of Travelling to Village for Christmas 2 3 Top story

George William Ruhindi Nsababeera, a resident of Mulago 3 Kifumbira and one of the organizers of the Christmas trips, says they tried looking for people who would travel in early December and failed. He says they decided to give up after realising people would not travel as usual and leave whoever wants to travel go on their own.
16:20
16:20

Dr. Obuku Pledges to Establish Worker’s Treatment Center 1 Top story

Speaking to reporters during the launch of the workers manifesto in Mulago Hospital, Obuku said many workers get injured while on duty but their employers do not adequately compensate them in order to meet the medical expenses.
16:03
16:03

City DJ Seeks a Million Dollars over MAMA Awards Advert

The 2017 UGMix Maestro DJs Award Winner says he is not among the nominees, performers or organizers and organizers have never sought his consent before adopting his content and image in the said advert something which amounts to infringement of copyright.
15:55
15:55

Kenya Allows Uganda to Export 90,000 Tons of Sugar

It was also agreed that the Kenyan government would immediately post trade facilitation officers within Uganda to gather information, monitor and confirm that Uganda exports into Kenya are wholly obtained from Ugandan factories.
15:11
15:11

Nicholas Opio to Spend Christmas in Prison Chapter Four Uganda 1 Top story

He appeared this morning before the Nakawa Chief Magistrate Dr. Douglas Singiza who read for him the charges of money laundering. The magistrate didn’t allow Opio to plead to the charges, saying his court lacks jurisdiction over the matter.
14:31
14:31

City Abattoirs Report Low Sales This Festive Season 4 5

Walusimbi who has been in this business for over 10 years says that in previous years, he would slaughter between 40 to 50 cattle. But because of low sales, he cannot afford to bring in more than 20 animals this season
12:32
12:32

NGO Fail to Block Suspension of Coalition Activities Michael Aboneka 1 Top story

The Centre for Constitutional Governance led by its Executive Director, Sarah Bireete ran to court in October 2020 after Stephen Okello, the Executive Director of the NGO Bureau decided to suspend the operations NEW- U on grounds that it was operating illegally since it isn’t registered.
12:23
12:23

Christmas Prayers Under Covid19; Churches Advise ‘Most’ Faithful to Follow from Home 3 1 Top story

Several churches visited by this reporter predict that a minority of people will physically attend services in the church on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day whereas some like Watoto Church, formerly Kampala Pentecostal Church, has completely closed to prevent the likely spread of covid19 disease.
09:33
09:33

Opposition Describe as ‘Unfortunate’ Calls by Religious Leaders to Postpone Elections 3 1 Top story

Mathias Mpuuga, the deputy president in charge of the Central region in the National Unity Platform-NUP noted that the religious leaders might have a point since the country is under a crisis of COVID-19 but asking parliament to amend the constitution to allow Museveni three more years is "over-prescribing medicine for the current sickness".
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