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22:21
22:21

Tooro Kingdom, Kabarole District Resolve Land Dispute 1

This comes after an eight-hour meeting at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kampala on Wednesday. In attendance was Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda who headed the government side which also had Local Government Minister Raphael Magyezi and State Minister for Culture, Peace Mutuuzo.
20:45
20:45

Tourism Sector Demands Reopening of Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary 2

On Monday, the Uganda Wildlife Authority announced that it had taken over the security of the area to protect the 33 black rhinos at the sanctuary, following an attack by suspected thugs on the sanctuary. The following day, it announced that the facility was closed off to the public, effectively halting tourist activities there.
20:33
20:33

Each Ugandan Could Pay UGX 100,000 Premium for Health Insurance MOH 1 3

Benson Kwikiriza, a senior legal officer in charge of regulation and drafting at the Insurance Regulatory Authority, one of the organisations working with the health ministry on the scheme says the money is needed to offer quality health care. According to Kwikiriza, this amount is affordable for all Ugandans given the services that will be received.
19:58
19:58

Mbale Heroes Players, Fans banned Over Indiscipline

The decision to suspend the players and the fans comes after Mbale Heroes fans turned rowdy during a FUFA Big League match between Mbale Heroes and Arua Hills on April 15th.
19:53
19:53

Parliament Defers UGX 280b Loan for Restoring Forests budongo forest 6

Hajjati Syda Bbumba the chairperson of the National Economy Committee had presented a report endorsing the investment part of which will be used to ensure that national parks are fenced off to stop animal-human conflicts and to increase the involvement of local communities in the management of forest and wildlife areas.
19:39
19:39

Rhino Fund Petitions Court Over Ziwa Ranch Eviction Rhino Fund Uganda 1 Top story

About five days ago, Ziwa Rhino, Wildlife Ranch Limited and Captain Joseph Charles Roy, the owner of the land on which the sanctuary is located, asked the Rhino Fund Uganda to vacate the place which sits on about 62 square kilometres of land.
19:37
19:37

SC Villa Holds Second Placed URA FC in Premier League Match URA FC. 1

The draw frustrated the tax collectors who had hopes of topping the league. Vipers SC remain on the top of the table with 43 points followed by URA still with the same pints but with a margin of goal difference.
19:06
19:06

Umeme Arrests Over 20 People in Illegal Power Users Crackdown in Pallisa 1 4

John Wamanya, the Umeme Metering Services manager in charge of Kampala East and North Region, said the crackdown was intended to curb illegal power connections and thefts which have caused huge financial losses to the company but also to ensure the customers are safe and also reduce on vandalism.
18:12
18:12

Activities of CSOs Are Suspicious- Jeje Odongo 3

Speaking on Wednesday at the launch of a book titled, Civil Society in Uganda at Hotel Africana, the Minister for Internal Affairs Jeje Odongo says that the level of suspicion is high, which has led to the closure of some offices of CSOs, interdiction of CSO leaders and freezing of bank accounts.
18:11
18:11

Kawempe Wins Second Game in FUFA Women Super League head coach 1 2

Kawempe had lost 0-1 to Uganda Martyrs on Tuesday whereas, Tooro queens who were playing their first game in the league defeated She-Mak with 1-0.
16:49
16:49

UPDF Starts Detonation of Explosives in Pader District 3 1 Top story

The UPDF 5th Division Commander Brigadier General William Bainomugisha says the exercise will majorly focus on areas presumed to have been escape corridors used by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebels.
16:22
16:22

Human Rights Lawyer Gathering Evidence on November Protests 1 3

Opiyo, who is also human rights lawyer, notes that days after the incident they formed a team and started gathering evidence from districts of Wakiso, Kampala, Iganga, and Luuka.
16:19
16:19

Police Investigates Death of Passenger on MV Kyoga MV Kyoga ferry 1 1

It is alleged that on Tuesday evening, Ongom, fell off the ferry which was sailing from Zengebe Landing Site to Namasale Landing Site, and drowned in Lake Kyoga.
16:12
16:12

Ex-Cranes Player Mutyaba Drags FUFA Boss to State House Anti-Corruption Unit Mike Mutyaba 3 4

According to Mutyaba the Football governing body under the leadership of Magogo has diverted public funds, exercised discrimination and abused office which is contrary to the sections 2,6 and 11 of the anti-corruption of 2009.
15:45
15:45

Flood Prone Districts to Receive Second Cholera Dose heavy rains 2 1

Dr Joyce Moriku, the State Minister for Primary Health Care, says that the government has imported additional 1 Million vaccines which will be rolled out in May to complete vaccination of those that had earlier received the first dose last year 2020.
15:23
15:23

PEPFAR Urged to Work with Communities Amid Slow Progress in HIV Targets Ministry of Health 3 1

The call by activists comes at a time when PEPFAR is deciding how it will spend its bilateral funding for HIV. PEPFAR is required to engage directly affected communities in countries they fund in a planning and budgeting process called Country Operational Planning or COP process but often they engage with most policymakers to make allocation decisions.
15:01
15:01

RCC Blocks Issuance of UGX 90m to Three Ghost SACCO's journalists 3

The SACCOs whose certificates were withheld include Hoima West Division Journalists Emyooga SACCO, Kigorobya Constituency Journalists Emyooga SACCO and Hoima West Performing Artists Emyooga SACCO. Each group had applied for 30 million Shillings.
14:57
14:57

Criminal Gang in Savannah Region Killed Six in Robberies-Police Report murders 3

According to the Annual Crime report released on Monday, members of the gang shot and killed six people and left six others injured. The gang committed 20 crimes, robbed 23 million shillings, and stole 243 mobile phones, one motorcycle and a pistol.
14:10
14:10

Omoro District Speaker, 7 Others Charged with Criminal Trespass Odek Sub –County 1

The eight were arrested by the local community while on their way to a so-called mercury detection mission at Awere Hill in Odek Sub –County.
13:45
13:45

Police Meets Hotel, Bar Operators in Moroto Municipality Over Insecurity 1

According to Barugahare, criminal gangs take advantage to spent much of their time in the drinking places waiting for the late hours to go and carry out criminal activities in the Municipality.
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