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19:28
19:28

Gen Wamala: The Man Pushing for Transport Revolution Gen Katumba Wamala 1

Prior to his appointment as a full cabinet minister, Gen. Katumba served as State Minister for Transport for two years. Under his docket lay the roads sector that covers the railway, taxis, buses and Boda-boda, water transport as well as the aviation and other related services.
18:09
18:09

DPP Asks Court to Uphold Businessman Ssebuwufu's Jail Term pine car bond 2

All convicts appealed against the sentence except Stephen Lwanga. They argued that the judge erred in law and fact when she convicted them on three charges without proof of all the essential ingredients of the offence beyond a reasonable doubt.
17:59
17:59

Namugongo Martyrs’ Shrines; Scene of Silent Clashes Between 'English' and 'French' Catholics place 6 1

Facing strong resistance, the Archbishop could not even place the foundation stone close to the church. Muwonge says the stone was instead placed some meters away near the martyrs’ lake and was recently relocated to another place during the recent renovation of the place.
17:38
17:38

Buganda Kingdom Calls for Thorough Investigation into Gen. Katumba Shooting 1 2

Unidentified gunmen opened fire at Katumba’s vehicle registration number H4DF 2138 along Kisaasi-Kisota road killing his daughter, Brenda Nantongo Wamala and driver, Haruna Kayondo. Gen. Katumba who was at the time headed for his mother in law’s vigil at Najjanankumbi, escaped with gunshot wounds in the shoulders and is currently admitted at Madipal International Hospital.
17:09
17:09

Gunmen Trailed Gen Katumba’s Vehicle for 4km- Gen Lokech 1

Gen Lokech in a statement issued said the assailants trailed Gen Katumba’s vehicle as soon as it left the home at Bulabira –Najeera until when they reached a remote location about 4 kilometres along the Kisota-Kulambiro road.
16:04
16:04

Japan Donates UGX 5.8 bn Equipment to Boost COVID-19 Vaccination

The grant is supposed to help the country procure cold chain equipment for storage and transportation of covid-19 vaccines in the country. The funds will be channelled through the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund-UNICEF.
15:54
15:54

How Police Fidgeted to Secure Gen Katumba Wamala Shooting Scene 3

The 9am volley of ammunitions left his daughter, Brenda Nantongo and driver, Haruna Kayondo, killed on the spot while the four-star General survived with bullets wounds on the shoulders.
15:36
15:36

Martyrs Day: Archbishop Kazimba Asks Christians to Respect Covid-19 Guidelines Uganda Martyrs 2 1

For the second time this year, the event will be celebrated virtually with a limited number of guests as the country maintains restrictions on public gatherings as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
14:45
14:45

Police Arrest Men Dressed In Gomesi from Wedding Party 2

In a short statement, Charles Twine, the Spokesperson of the Criminal Investigations Directorate, says that the suspects were picked from a “wedding party of a gay couple” in Nansana Municipality in Wakiso district.
13:50
13:50

We Condemn Killings in the Country- Archbishop Mugalu 2 1 Top story

Addressing journalists at his residence in Namirembe, hours after the incident, Kazimba said that they are saddened with the news of the attempted assassination of Wamala and the killing of his daughter and driver.
13:41
13:41

Gen Katumba, Daughter Were Shot on the Way to Vigil in Najjanankumbi

According to family members, Brenda and her father were travelling to Najjanankumbi to attend her grandmother's vigil. Her grandmother passed away on Monday after a long illness.
13:23
13:23

Gen. Katumba's Bodyguard Shot back at Attackers-Speaker gunmen 2 1 Top story

Oulanyah, who visited Katumba together with his Deputy Anita Among, says that the attackers approached the General’s vehicle from the back and front and were determined to eliminate him.
12:50
12:50

Eyewitness Shot Recording Katumba’s Attackers 1 1 Top story

Isaac Kawonawo, the Wakiso Deputy Resident District Commissioner in Charge of Kiira Municipality told URN at the scene that the assailants shot the unidentified man in the leg and he was rushed to hospital.
10:52
10:52

FUFA Polls: Ssewanyana Fails to Beat Second Nomination Deadline FUFA Polls 2021 3 1

According to Ssewanyana, the regional secretaries he approached declined to endorse his nomination papers, saying that they had to first get permission from the FUFA CEO, Edgar Watson.
09:46
09:46

Gunmen Kill General Katumba's Daughter, Bodyguard 2 Top story

According to our reporter, the gunmen intercepted General Katumba, who was driving in his vehicle registration number H4DF 2138 along Kisasi-Kisota road and sprayed it with bullets.
08:06
08:06

What's in a Name? Environmentalists Unimpressed by Total Name Change 2

"This outcome is, I think, the best response to commentators who predicted, and in some cases even hoped for an investor rebellion against the company, and responds to those who act more as activists than shareholders," said Pouyanne. But Environmentalists and a chunk of the shareholders say TotalEnergy must do more to convince that they are abiding by their promises.
08:00
08:00

Fred Kajoba Resigns as Vipers Head Coach Vipers SC 1

"Every time I go for national duty, I write a request letter to the club. Today I went to attend the training but when I came back, Mr. Masembe called me and asked me to choose between Vipers and Uganda Cranes and I chose the national team because you cannot deny me a chance to serve my country, "Kajoba told URN.
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