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21:53
21:53

Family of Student Knocked Dead by Businessman Seeks Justice Victoria University 1 2

Court records show that Kayanja who was allegedly driving recklessly knocked Ssekisambu and Abdul Rashid Ssengendo who were on the Registration number UAX 861J Bajaj Boxer and UEZ 615L.
21:01
21:01

Youth Call for Investment in Agriculture 4

Laban Musinguzi, the Executive Director of Agro Fresh Uganda, says that government needs to invest in training of youths on better farming practices to ensure good farm to harvest practices and also fund their investments in agriculture.
18:28
18:28

Second Lockdown Reversing Economic Recovery Gains-Experts

The economy was recovering from the effects of the March-to-June 2020 lockdown, with both the Bank of Uganda and the private sector reporting revived activity, despite some sectors remaining under lock.
18:09
18:09

Museveni Rallies MPs to Support Land Amendments 1 3

According to Nabbanja, the President in his message to the MPs talked about the proposed amendment to the Land Act saying that the Law should be amended so that Bibanja owners can pay their busulu at Sub County in case the Landlords or their agents are not available.
17:50
17:50

Police Collected UGX 900m From Motorists, Cyclists Who Defied Covid-19 Guidelines covid19 lockdown 2 1

According to police records, security personnel arrested more than 11,500 people during lockdown but only 2,117 were taken to court as repeated offenders. Police issued a 40,000 Shillings express penalty ticket to each of the 16,403 impounded motorcycles hence collecting 656 million shillings.
15:59
15:59

Over 100 Spend Night in Cells As Police Intensify Curfew Operations in Kampala Jinja-road police 2 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, says that they impounded 339 motor vehicles and 265 motorcycles in the operations in Kampala Metropolitan policing areas.
15:54
15:54

Gov’t Spent UGX 2.85B to Send COVID Relief Cash to Vulnerable Ugandans Covid relief funds 4 1

Henry Musasizi, the State Minister for Finance revealed the figures while appearing before a joint meeting of the Public Accounts and the Local Government committees of Parliament which is reviewing a list of beneficiaries of the COVID-19 cash, which was tabled before parliament by Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja last month.
15:14
15:14

Tokyo Olympics: Nanyondo Qualifies for 1500m Final Winnie Nanyondo 1

Nanyondo 27, qualified automatically after finishing fourth in semifinal two at the Olympic stadium in Tokyo. She crossed the finishing line in 4:01:64 behind star athlete Sifan Hassan who won the heat in 4:00.23. Great Britain’s Laura Muir finished second in 4:00.73 while Australia’s Linden Hall finished third in 4:01.37
14:17
14:17

Peruth Chemutai Makes History with 3,000m Steeplechase Gold 2020 Tokyo Olympics 2 Top story

Peruth Chemutai has become Uganda's first female Olympic gold medallist after winning the 3,000m steeplechase at the Olympic Stadium
13:34
13:34

Tokyo Olympics: Youngster Chelimo Hopeful For Top Three Finish in 5000m Final Jacob Kiplimo 1 2

The 19-year old Chelimo qualified for the finals after finishing fourth in the first round of the competition posting a time which of 13 minutes and 39:07 seconds which is a few seconds below his personal best which stands 13:06:79.
13:33
13:33

Kampala Traders Stuck as Landlords Demand Rent Arrears 2

At the time, many of the traders were not given chance to remove their merchandise from the outlets, as landlords kept them under lock and key. But as the President lifted the lockdown last week, landlords added additional padlocks for those with rent arrears denying them access to the shops.
13:04
13:04

Uganda Denies Interfering In Kenyan Politics 1 2

Speaking to journalists at the Uganda Media Centre in Kampala today, the minister of state for Foreign Affairs, Henry Okello Oryem said Uganda’s foreign policy is that it never gets involved in the internal affairs of any country unless it’s invited.
11:38
11:38

MPs Task Gender Ministry on COVID-19 Cash Criteria COVID-19 Relief 3 1 Top story

The Minister; Betty Amongi appeared before a joint committee comprising both the Public Accounts and the Local Government committees last evening to respond to queries about the list of beneficiaries of the COVID-19 cash, which was tabled before parliament by Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja last month.
09:09
09:09

MPs Demand Answers on Progress of Planned Merger of Gov't Agencies merger of agencies 4 1

During the plenary session on Tuesday chaired by Deputy Speaker Anita Among, MPs raised concern that some government entities have relaxed their services in some areas due to the awaited merger.
07:20
07:20

Inspection of Arcades in Kampala City Starts 2 4

The inspection exercise is being conducted by Kampala Capital City Authority- KCCA in partnership with security personnel from the Kampala Metropolitan Area.
06:42
06:42

Pastor, Imam Sue Gov't over Continued Closure of Worship Places 2 1

According to the applicants Peter Wisdom Katumba the lead Pastor of Charis Fellowship Limited and Imam Bbaale, Museveni's directive is unfair and discriminatory.
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