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Uganda Draw Defending Champions Morocco in 2020 CHAN Uganda Cranes 1 Top story

In the draws that took place at the Palais Polyvalent des Sports de Yaoundé in the host country Cameroon on Monday night, Uganda are placed in Group C together with other teams Niger and arch-rivals Rwanda.
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21:20

Arrested Rwandan National Escaped from Hospital - Government Rwandan Nationals 1 1

A post mortem report made by the Dr Richard Ambayo of City Mortuary which URN has seen indicates that Magezi died of Brain infarction, a medical term to mean stroke.
19:47
19:47

Suspected Kidnappers Demand UGX 400,000 Ransom for 16-year old Boy in Elegu Atiak Sub-County 1

Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Patrick Jimmy Okema disclosed that the victim’s mother revealed that the alleged kidnappers called and demanded 400,000 shillings to be sent to the victim’s contact before he is released.
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19:08

Joint Security Agencies Arrest 7 Suspects, Recover Stolen UPDF Gun 1 1 Top story

The UPDF soldier whose gun was stolen was attached to the home of Mityana deputy Resident District Commissioner. Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, earlier said the gun was stolen on February 13 and later used in robbery of a mobile money operator in Mubende district.
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18:53

Boda boda Rider Arrested over Bugiri Sheikh Murder police station 1 1

Pamela Ajilong, the Busoga East regional CID who addressed journalists at their Iganga based regional headquarters on Monday evening says the rider is alleged to have transported the shooter from the crime scene under the cover of darkness.
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18:19

Poor State of Abattoir Irks Kigorobya Butchers 6 1

On average, 10 cows are slaughtered at the abattoir each day for public consumption in the town council and Kigorobya Sub County. The town council charges Shillings 12,000 as slaughter fees for each cow.
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17:59

Cascade Factory Workers Strike 2 1 Top story

Mary Egwang, a casual laborer at the factory complained of sexual harassment by their supervisors.
17:53
17:53

Isimba Dam Bridge Construction was Altered for Security Reasons - Govt 24bn Isimba Money 1 1

The government and the Isimba Dam contractor have said the plans for the Isimba Dam bridge was altered from on top of the dam for security reasons.
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Church Opposes Incompatible Developments Near Martyrs Shrines Uganda 6 2 Top story

Rev Esau Bbosa Kimangye, the Assistant Vicar of Namugongo Martyrs Shrine, says they were concerned when they learnt of the development, saying the project is a threat to the safety and security of the museum, where both the church and government have sank a lot of money.
17:08
17:08

Security Investigates Reported Presence of Desert Locusts In Masaka 2 4

Godfrey Ssenkaayi, the Masaka District Entomology Officer, says their analysis has since established that the suspicious insects are real desert locusts. He however, expressed doubt that the insects were captured in the area.
16:40
16:40

CSOs Demand Recovery of Tax Refunds Issued in Error Uganda Debt Network 3

Julius Mukunda, the Executive Director of the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) said that money can be refunded if an investigation by the Inspector General of Government (IGG) is done and the said beneficiaries are made to account.
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16:00

Kagugube Saved Centenary Bank from Collapse – Uganda Episcopal Conference centenary bank 1 2

Monsignor John Baptist Kauta, the Secretary-General of the Uganda episcopal conference, which brings together all the bishops in the country told the requiem mass at St Charles Lwanga Catholic Church, Ntinda on Monday that Kagugube was instrumental at the time when many banks were collapsing either because of poor corporate governance or due to failure to align their businesses with the local needs.
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Ochola Orders Arrest, Trial of Busoga East ICT Boss Martin Okoth Ochola 1 2 Top story

A police officer at the same rank with Okot told Uganda Radio Network –URN on Saturday that the officer is diabetic and had been warned against alcohol consumption in vain.
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15:37

Court sets Date to Rule on Mak Vice Chancellor’s Excessive Powers High Court 2 1

While appearing at court, however, students were blocked by Anti-riot police from entering the court premises angering several of them. Eron Kiiza, the students’ lawyer says this is the latest display of impunity by the security forces in collusion with university managers.
15:10
15:10

Medics Advise on Regular Exercises 3 1

Dr. Suleiman Lubega, a Senior Consultant Cardiologist at Uganda Heart Institute, says for a person to keep their heart in a good working condition, exercising is paramount.
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14:49

Ntagali Scoffs At Preachers For Commercialising Gospel church of uganda 1 2 Top story

Ntagali says unlike St. Janani Luwum who preached the gospel uncompromised, many preachers have commercialized the gospel for financial gains.
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14:23

Kampala Flying Squad, CID Join Bugiri Sheikh Murder Probe 1 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, confirmed that teams from Criminal Investigation Directorate – CID headquarters and Flying Squad Unit –FSU have been dispatched to join territorial police in Busoga East to ensure Sheikh Mutumba’s assailants are arrested.
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Pharmacist Bagyenda, Co-Accused Convicted for Murder Brian Bagyenda 1 Top story

In his judgment delivered this afternoon, Justice Moses Kazibwe noted that although the defense lawyers tried to convince court that Bagyenda suffered a disease of mind by the time he committed the crime, both prosecution witnesses including Dr. Santos Ojara and Defense witnesses like Dr Brian Mutamba and Sister. Jane Francis Nantamu agreed that depression is not a permanent condition.
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12:49

New NIRA Board Chairperson Wants Changes on National ID Replacement System people 2 2

“Government is paying money on a decentralized system for the Organisation. We have to know what happens in the districts. Why can’t some of these services be executed in the districts? Why do you have to bring the whole Uganda here [in Kololo] and expose our weaknesses?” Biribonwa questions why all services are being offered at the Kololo-based NIRA headquarters.
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12:41

Repeated Fires at Atiak Sugar Works Worry Acholi Leaders Betty Aol Ocan 5

Michael Lakony, the Amuru District LC V Chairperson, says Atiak Sugar factory doesn’t have a clear boundary with the community, which makes it easier for fire to burn the sugar canes.
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