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19:33
19:33

Parents, Schools Remain Green About School Reopening Process 4 1 Top story

It is expected that educational institutions will re-open in January 2022, after nearly two years of closure, according to an announcement made by President Yoweri Museveni in September. Since then, the education ministry has promised to release a revised school calendar and roadmap to the pre-reopening activities in vain.
19:07
19:07

New Law to Penalise Road Construction Companies over Human Rights Abuse 3 1

In 2015, the World Bank suspended funding for a 256 million dollar Kamwenge to Fort Portal Road after reports by the communities about the sexual abuses, while the Tororo-Kamdini Road contract remains suspended.
18:42
18:42

KCCA FC Defeats BUL FC, Extends Lead on League Table kcca fc vs bul fc 1 2

The victory takes KCCA FC to 22 points on the table while BUL FC remains on 14 points.
18:15
18:15

Ugandans Less Attracted to Free Condoms, Records Show Drop in Demand condom use 1 4

Vastha Kibirige, the Condom Coordinator at the AIDS Control Programme says that they have been giving out free condoms over the years, but the use is too low. For example, he says, they have projected a male condom need at 590 million packets, in 2021 but they may end up supplying these over three years.
16:33
16:33

Prisons Get Guidelines on How to Handle Terror Suspects 1

Some of the areas of focus in the guidelines are; the separation of terror suspects from other prisoners, rehabilitation of persons convicted or remanded for terror-related offenses and training of prison officers on how to handle terror suspects.
16:00
16:00

UMSC Condemns Harassment of Muslim Students Over Veils Kyambogo University 1 2

Sheikh Juma Bakihik Cucu, the Secretary for Education at Uganda Muslim Supreme Council, says that unveiling Muslim females directly interferes with their religious freedoms enshrined in th Ugandan constitution.
15:52
15:52

AIDS Society Launches New Scientific Research Strategy to cure HIV HIV cure research

The IAS says the strategy, which comes just after it was announced that another person, an Argentinean woman who tested positive for HIV in 2013 had been cured through natural immunity, might finally deliver a cure whose search has been on for more than 30 years.
14:51
14:51

Dutch Mother Won’t give up Search for Her Missing Daughter 7 1 Top story

Sophia arrived at the Student’s Education Centre on that fateful Wednesday afternoon with two travel companions and their tour guide. She apparently went to the latrines, some forty metres away from the room but never returned.
13:25
13:25

Two Candidates in Uganda's COVID-19 Vaccine Race Reach Animal Trial Stage WHO 4 1

The vaccines manufactured under the Presidential Scientific Initiative on Epidemics (PRESIDE) are using different technologies; One is using the ChAdOx1 also known as the Adenovirus-vectored technology, used in the development of the AstraZeneca vaccine while the others are using the Messenger RNA technology (mRNA) that was used for the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines.
13:16
13:16

Suspected Assembler of Swift Bus Bomb Arrested in Kajjansi 1 1

According to Enanga, preliminary police findings indicate that Kiyemba was the mastermind of the homemade explosive device that was detonated by Matovu Musafalu on Swift Safari bus that claimed the lives of two people.
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11:34

UNBS to Strictly Enforce LPG Standards, Bans Cylinder Swapping 7 1 Top story

The LPG standards and the Weights and Measures rules and other Statutory Instruments provide that the name and address of the manufacturer of the goods should be indicated.
08:59
08:59

61 Zombo Barracks Attackers Charged, Remanded UPDF 1

On Tuesday, the suspects appeared before the General Court Martial at Makindye where they pleaded not guilty to murder. The Court-Martial Chairperson Lt General Andrew Gutti remanded the suspects to Kitalya up to January 4.
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