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23:24
23:24

Court Orders DPP to Commit Lawyer Opiyo for Trial Chapter four Uganda 1

However, the DPP through State Attorney Stephen Ariong opposed Opiyo's application relying on an affidavit of Stanley Baine who argued that due to COVID-19 pandemic coupled with the nation wide lockdown, it slowed down the movement of investigators in gathering vital evidence.
23:14
23:14

Kenya Appeals to Uganda to Sign EU Trade Pact

"Since we have very generous rules of origin, I am very sure that the business community will take the cue and start trading with the external markets under the common label and standard mark of the East African Community," said Minister Maina
19:38
19:38

COVAX to Supply 1.4 Billion Covid-19 Vaccines

Approximately 1.2 billion will be available for the lower-income economies participating in the COVAX Advance Market Commitment (AMC).
19:08
19:08

Privileges of MPs Are Limited-Oulanyah Parliament 2 1

Raising a matter of procedure on Wednesday in Parliament, Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, the Kiira Municipality MP said the arrest of the MPs touches on the privileges and protection as MPs. He questioned if Parliament is taking any step to help the MPs.
17:40
17:40

Former Yumbe DPC Gets 5-Years for Embezzling Junior's Allowances Geoffrey Leo Ogwok 1 Top story

Ogwok used to receive the money from the Commission through Mwavu Wasede Mwosha, the then Registrar of Electoral Commission Yumbe District and was expected to file accountability. He presented forged accountabilities as some of the beneficiaries complained of non-receipt of their allowances.
17:23
17:23

Makerere University Secretary Faces Arrest Over Failure to Pay Science Money 2 1 Top story

Kitumba was employed by the university on a five-year contract effective December 1st 2012 subject to renewal upon satisfactory performance following an appraisal. His contract expired and was extended for three years and later two months up to April 30th 2018 without any performance appraisal conducted by the University.
16:45
16:45

Uganda U-20 Women Team Enters Camp Ahead of FIFA World Cup qualifiers 1 1

Kiyingi earned a promotion from the U17 Women’s National Team replacing Oliver Mbekeka, who was retained as Assistant Coach.
16:31
16:31

Religious Leaders, Politicians Petition Court over Continued Closure of Worship Places 6

They want the court to declare that section 11 of the Public Health (Control of Covid) rules 2021 issued by the Ministry of Health indefinitely closing worship places and suspending activities such as prayers in open spaces and outside premises of churches and mosques contravenes several articles of the Constitution.
15:36
15:36

Govt Asked to Recruit Physiotherapists 2

With around 400 physiotherapists in the country, this brings the specialists to a patient ratio of 1: 63,000.
15:25
15:25

Uganda Cranes Should Stick to Rebuilding Team – Experts 1 3 Top story

“Mubiru had changed our game, he had given us the right picture although we had not started getting the results our playing style was adored all over. I was not happy when they completely eliminated coach Mubiru at least they would have retained him as the assistant coach if they are to rebuild the team,” Ssimbwa said.
14:35
14:35

Three Arrested for Dropping Threatening Leaflets in Wakiso katabi town council 2 1 Top story

According to police, the suspects were picked up in connection to anonymous letters threatening to Kalema together with John Marry and Andrew Ssebowa among others including journalists in Entebbe municipality.
14:06
14:06

Labour Exporters Raise Concern Over Reduction in Issuance of Passports 1 1

Jacob Siminyu, the Spokesperson for the Ministry of Internal Affairs says that said that passport issuance has been reduced from 1,500 daily to only 500.
12:33
12:33

DR Congo Declares Meningitis Outbreak

Confirmatory tests carried out by the Institute Pasteur in Paris detected Neisseria meningitidis – one of the most frequent types of bacterial meningitis with the potential to cause large epidemics.
11:48
11:48

Makerere Allows Students to Sit Exams with Pending Tuition Dues AIMS 1 1 Top story

In his circular issued on Tuesday evening, the University Bursar, Evarist Bainomugisha said that the senate had allowed continuing students and first-years to proceed with their forthcoming examinations and clear the fees when the new system is fully operational.
10:50
10:50

Election Petition: How Ssegirinya Defeated Kidandala in Court

According to Alex Akena one of the lawyers for Kidandala, they tried reaching Ssegirinya through his known phone number but were informed by the person who had the phone that he had been locked up at the Central Police Station (CPS) in Kampala.
10:32
10:32

Namanve, Kiruhura Innovation Centres To be Ready By 2023 3 1

This project is aimed at enhancing the technology and skills of Ugandans to participate in strategic national infrastructure projects and manufacturing industries.
08:55
08:55

200 Conned in Online Job Scam 1

The victims who are aged 18 to 30 years are crying foul after they were defrauded money ranging from 600,000 shillings to one million shillings as medical and ‘Interpol’ expenses for interview jobs in Uganda and other Arab cities like Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
08:39
08:39

Health Ministry to Install Tracking Devices in Ambulances Ministry of Health 3 1

According to the Commissioner Emergency Medical Services, John Baptist Waniaye Nambohe the devices will help the Ministry track the movements of the ambulances, fuel consumption and general efficiency.
06:58
06:58

Lawyers Demand Unconditional Release of 25 Muslim Children 2 1

The lawyers contend that the children were picked up from Ibon Hajara Orphanage Centre Namali in Bombo around 1 am on August 24.
03:50
03:50

Health Ministry Cautions Ugandans on Mixing COVID-19 Vaccines Ministry of Health 1

The call comes following the arrival of 647,080 doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccines at time when many Ugandans who received the first jab are waiting to receive their second jab. Preliminary records from the health ministry show that over 150,000 people are due for their second dose
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