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18:40
18:40

Burundi Rejects EAC COVID-19 Testing System, Denies Cyclists Entry 2

“When you talk about EAC at this border, (Nemba Border point in Burundi) you will only be told EAC is in Arusha by Mr. Ngobonziza the border manager. We have faced many challenges but this has to be our biggest one yet,” said John Bosco Balongo, the expedition director
18:28
18:28

Court Rejects Kidandala's Application to Recover Kitalya Prisons Visitors’ Books Salim Sserunkuma 1 2

She explained that by the time the party comes to court they must have evidence in support of their case but not to use court to gather evidence as it would not be impartial.
18:23
18:23

Mulago Explains Why Patients Continue Paying for Specialized Services Ministry of Health 4 1

Mulago Hospital Executive Director Dr Byarugaba Baterana told journalists on Friday that the facility was only availed a paltry 8.7 billion Shillings for drugs, yet they need up to 101 billion Shillings. He says that the hospital at the moment only gets an allocation of 69.3 billion Shillings of which 29 billion goes to payment of staff salaries.
17:37
17:37

Rationalisation of Agencies Can't Work with a President who Creates them at Will -Experts 4

The Chief Executive, Great Lakes Institute for Strategic Studies, Godber Tumushabe says the process will bear no fruit for as long as there is someone who has the powers to create units that rely on public finances for sustenance.
17:01
17:01

Nine Arrested over Embezzlement of UGX 11Bn for Teachers 1 1

The Criminal Investigations Directorate –CID embarked on investigations after receiving numerous complaints from teachers who were being forced to pay for loans that they never acquired under their Saving and Credit Cooperation –SACCOs.
16:08
16:08

MPs Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Summoned over Masaka Killings 2 Top story

The Commissioner of Police Paul Kato Tumuhimbise, in his summonses issued on Friday on behalf of CID Director Grace Akullo, says the MPs are needed as part of the on-going investigations on murders that happened in July and August 2021.
15:35
15:35

Buganda MPs Give Gen Otafire 30 Names of Suspected Masaka Killers insecurity 4 1

Following the murder of nearly 30 people in as many days, the Buganda Parliamentary Caucus have given a list of over 30 people suspected to be possible assailants terrorising people in Masaka to Internal Affairs Minister Gen Kahinda Otafire.
15:30
15:30

Residents Complain Over Kitamanyangamba Drainage Channel 8 1

Residents note that even after the construction of the channel, the channel has become a death trap because it has recently been the cause of several accidents in the area.
14:25
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UBTEB Registers Decline in Performance of Candidates 2 1

The decline was noted across five programmes that sat for examinations early this year. These include; Technical Advanced Craft, Technical National Certificate Programmes, Technical Community Polytechnic Programmes and Business Diploma programmes. It was also noted in Business Certificate Programmes.
13:21
13:21

Invalid Affidavits Filed in Katikamu South Election Petition 1

On Thursday, it emerged in court that both petitioners and their witnesses swore their affidavits before an unlicensed commissioner of oaths.
08:55
08:55

Mulago Women’s Hospital Operates Without Key Specialists Ministry of Health 2 1

Dr Evelyn Nabunya, the Executive Director of the Hospital told their first board of 12 members that was inaugurated on Thursday that the hospital that is supposed to handle sophisticated procedures especially in fertility care such as In vitro fertilization (IVF) has only 376 of the planned 880 members of staff.
07:58
07:58

Ugandans Face Arrest for Hiring Trafficked Persons as Domestic Workers 1

Charles Twine, the spokesperson of the directorate says that security forces are launching operations against traffickers and that any person who has hired victims of transnational trafficking as domestic workers will not be spared.
07:20
07:20

Victoria University Vice Chancellor Arrested for Spying on Uganda UPDF 1 1

The Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF Spokesperson Brig. Flavia Byekwaso says that Muganga was arrested by a joint security force team last evening from the Victoria University offices in Kampala. She, however, dismissed reports that Muganga had been kidnapped.
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Paralympic Games: Oroma Finishes 4th in Women’s 400m Peace Oroma 1

The Para athlete finished fourth off the race to miss out on advancing to the finals, she however posted a lifetime personal best of 59.09 seconds over the distance. Before the race her Personal best time one minute and 4.46 seconds.
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