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19:24
19:24

MPs Task Government on Food Policy 3

The MPs also want the government to ensure continuous food relief to hunger-stricken areas, saying that the drought spells and natural disasters such as those experienced in Karamoja, Kasese, and Mbale have had a great impact on the livelihood of many families.
19:14
19:14

Nine Students Remanded After Protests in Support of EU Resolution on EACOP Common Nuisance 1

The nine were arrested during protests held in Kampala on Tuesday to support a resolution recently passed by the European Union Parliament to delay the East African oil Pipeline over reports of human rights violations and environmental concerns.
19:12
19:12

IPOD Faces Uncertanity After Snub by NUP, FDC 4 1

NUP, the largest opposition Political Party in Parliament has declined to join saying the platform is merely a hunting ground for NRM from the opposition but without results to the benefit of Ugandans. Last month, FDC announced that they will not sign the new MoU.
18:49
18:49

Uganda Cranes Defender Jajja Walu Retires from Professional Football 1

He made his senior National team debut in 2009 and has been a strong pillar of the national team where he completed 105 appearances in the Uganda Cranes jersey. Walusimbi was part of the historical squad that played in the 2017 African Cup of Nations after breaking a 39-year-old jinx.
17:49
17:49

Union Leaders, Educationists Call for Unity Among Teachers 4 1

According to Baguma, UNATU does not want to see teachers divided, the reason it pushes for the welfare of all teachers regardless of the education level or subject they teach.
17:29
17:29

Jamil Mukulu Petitions Court to Stop Trial Terrorism 2 2 Top story

Mukulu and his co-accused through their lawyer Turyamusiima want the Court to discharge them and order the respondents to facilitate or pay for their treatment and rehabilitation at the African Centre for Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture victims or any other similar facility.
16:47
16:47

2-Year-Old Boy Dies After Locking Self in Abandoned Car 1

Murungi's father, Joel Atifi, and mother tasked Miracle to lead them to the car where he had left their child sleeping. Upon checking the vehicle, they noticed Murungi was long dead.
15:12
15:12

President Museveni Apologizes for Gen. Muhoozi's Tweets on Kenya 2 Top story

"I ask our Kenyan brothers and sisters to forgive us for tweets sent by General Muhoozi, former Commander of Land Forces here, regarding the election matters in that great country. It is not correct for Public officers, be they civilian or military, to comment or interfere in any way, in the internal affairs of brother countries," Museveni said in a statement issued this afternoon.
12:51
12:51

Continuing Mak Students Gain from Gov’t Sponsorship 1 2 Top story

Aryatuha, who scored 14 points told URN that she applied for Mechanical Engineering while filling the Joint Admissions Board-JAB Forms but failed to get into the program because the cut-off points did not favor her.
07:20
07:20

Numbers of Accountancy Students Fall as COVID-19 Effects Linger on 4

Derrick Nkajja, ICPAU Chief Executive Officer, says the main problem was the cost of materials especially as accountancy modules change frequently, which makes the course expensive.
06:52
06:52

Court Convicts Kenyan National For Stalking DPP 1 Top story

The Court heard that between September 15th, 2021, and November 2nd, 2021 while in unknown places Akumu willfully, and repeatedly used his email address [email protected] to harass the DPP by sending threatening e-mails and attachments to her official email address.
06:22
06:22

Police Starts Screening Suspects for TB, HIV AIDS 1 2

Thanks to the Global Fund which is going to fund this three-year project in 16 Police stations through the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions as they work hand in hand with the Police, Prisons and the Judiciary as the Criminal Justice system to eliminate the said epidemics by 2030.
18:54
18:54

Director of Welfare to Head Team Probing Suicides in Police 1 1

Out of eight self-killings, seven have used their own guns while only one hanged himself on a tree adjacent to the main station’s building. Three of the eight suicides have happened in the last two weeks.
18:52
18:52

Schools Need Time to Fully Implement Vocational Occupations – NCDC 1 3

Christopher Muganga, a curriculum specialist and acting Deputy Director at NCDC, the body responsible for rolling out and overseeing the curriculum during its first cycle, says that they have realized that schools still need time if they are to fully implement Vocational Programmes.
17:56
17:56

Justice Kisaakye Sues Chief Justice Owiny - Dollo Over Her Money Alfonse Owiny-Dollo 1

In the petition filed before the Constitutional Court, Kisaakye who is seeking 24 orders among dozens of other declarations wants the record showing that she has been away without official leave quashed and be assigned duties and reinstated as the administrative head of the Supreme Court.
17:19
17:19

University Students Arrested Over EACOP Protests in Kampala 3 1

John Solomon Nabuyanda, one of the protesters, said the East African crude oil extraction contract that was signed between the Ugandan government and the oil company is marred with irregularities, the reason why it is hidden from the public.
17:01
17:01

Mobile Money Companies Want Interest Converted Into Public Investment 5 1

Andrew Bugembe, MTN Uganda Chief Finance Officer, who has also been acting CEO since June, said talks are ongoing between the mobile money service providers and industry regulators to see how the money can be utilized more effectively. Sylvia Mulinge comes in at a time when the economy is distressed with high inflation and low public spending power.
16:52
16:52

Makerere Researchers Find New Solar-Powered Device for Diagnosing Sight Problems eye diseases 3

The Researchers compared diagnosis accuracy, the time taken to conduct examinations and the proportion of correctly identified conditions between the two devices. They also tested its performance against the commonly used portable slit lamp and found it effective.
15:59
15:59

Muhoozi Dropped as Commander Land Forces 1 Top story

The changes come moments after a series of tweets in which Kainerugaba announced that he was on a mission to raze colonial borders and capture Nairobi, within two weeks. The tweets which covered feeds since last evening sparked an online rage between Ugandans and Kenyans.
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