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20:48
20:48

Interim Market Leaders Protest Appointment of Market Masters 2 1

Kabanda accuses the interim leaders of failing to account for 697 Million Shillings they receive annually from the government.
19:49
19:49

Uganda Receives 650,000 Covid-19 Vaccine Doses 3 5

501,153 doses were donated by the French government while the 153,900 doses were from Belgium.
18:17
18:17

Teachers to Conduct Remedial Teaching, Assessment When Schools Reopen 2

Dr Dennis Mugimba, the Education Ministry Spokesperson says that they are redesigning the school calendar to enable the learners undergo remedial studies for three months.
18:04
18:04

Long Distance Truckers Name 24 Colleagues Killed by Gunmen in South Sudan strikes 2 2

A provisional list that dates back to 2013, includes names of 10 Eritrean nationals, eight Kenyans and six Ugandans. The Ugandans include, among others, Hajj Makanga Abdu, a Ugandan long-distance driver who was shot dead with his son, Umar Ssembuse aboard truck number UAH 151R, which was burnt at Ganjji – Yeri Road in March 2021.
17:58
17:58

MP Zaake's Absence Keeps Ssegirinya in Jail Allan Ssewanyana 2 1

Applicant number one Ssewanyana was the first to sign on the three copies of the forms after being directed to read through the terms and conditions. He was then followed by Ssegirinya who seemed eagerly waiting to leave jail, as his co accused Ssewanyana told him to first read through before signing even though he had started signing without reading.
17:42
17:42

Schools Reopening: Gov't to Prioritize Learners in P.1, S.1, S.5 Minister Muyingo 1 5

Muyingo says that unlike the re-opening of schools after the first lockdown when the emphasis was put on finalists, this time they plan to emphasize first-year classes to enable them to finalize their studies so that they can make room for the new entrants.
17:22
17:22

Mukono Lorry Drivers, Cyclists Reject Daily Street Parking Fees 3 1

The municipality introduced charges for all vehicles and motorcycles parking alongside the streets of Central and Goma division to boost revenue collection and controlling traffic flow. Jeseneous limited was contracted to charge cars 1,000 Shillings per hour and 5,000 for a day while motorcycles are charged 1,000 Shillings a day.
17:18
17:18

Nakiwogo-Buwaya Ferry To Suspend Operations For Maintenance 3 2

The Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA says the Nakiwogo-Buwaya ferry will not work on Saturday and Sunday in order to undergo mandatory maintenance.
17:16
17:16

Uganda's Digital Economy Growth Hampered By High Cost of Data-Report 1 5 Top story

The report shows that Uganda has invested significant amounts of money in developing ICT in the country, but there is a lack of coordination between the government policies and the aspirations of the private sector.
16:30
16:30

Give Pregnant Teenagers Second Chance in School–Educationists teenage pregnancies 1

Benson Katyango Boeing, a Senior Education Officer of Kotido district says girls are at the risk of dropping out of school once their parents don’t give them another chance to study and complete their education because despite early pregnancies.
16:27
16:27

JEEMA to Hold Grass Root Elections 4 1

JEEMA Secretary General, Muhammad Kateregga tells URN that after grass root elections, the party structures will be fully constituted for the National Delegates Conference planned for 2023.
16:08
16:08

Seven Kikuube District Officials Arrested over Alleged Abuse of Office corruption 2 1

They were arrested on Wednesday on the orders of Peter Ogwang, the State Minister for Economic Monitoring in the Office of the President.
16:01
16:01

Fear as Suspected Lion Devours Livestock in Kitgum 2

The Kelpolo village LCI Chairperson Alex Apire says they received reports from locals about the wild animal after it killed and devoured one cow that it dragged for a distance from the kraal it leaped into on Wednesday night.
15:45
15:45

Former Kyenjojo Woman MP Appeals Against Election Petition Ruling 1

On September 8, Justice Victoria Katamba dismissed the petition on grounds that Baguma didn't have an accompanying affidavit to support her petition as provided for in the law.
15:23
15:23

Security Guard Arrested For Shooting Two in Kamuli regional police

drivers. The victims who are currently nursing injuries at Kamuli general hospital include 25-year-old Joel Waiswa and Jackson Muzimba aged 30 years. They were allegedly shot on Wednesday by Jimmy Ebong, a security guard attached to Security Systems Limited.
15:13
15:13

One Arrested in Masaka over Death of Three Boda Boda Riders 3

Katungi’s arrest follows an operation in which police recovered a motorcycle whose owner Joseph Ssebandeke, had been attacked by iron bar hitmen. Ssebandeke is in critical condition at Masaka Regional Referral Hospital.
14:56
14:56

Mbale City Traders Protest Slow Works on USMID Roads 3 5

The vendors argue that due to the slow progress of works, the road has become impassable due to the flooding caused by the ongoing rains.
13:53
13:53

Former Tororo North MP Nyakecho Appeals Against Election Ruling ekanya geoffrey 1

Nyakecho through her lawyers of Okello Oryem and Company Advocates has now filed an appeal before the Court of Appeal in Kampala saying that the trial judge erred in law and fact when he allowed the Electoral Commission to introduce a new matter.
13:39
13:39

Mukono Residents Want Garbage Dumping at New KCCA Landfill Halted 1 2

KCCA bought land at Dundu measuring 134 acres to serve as the Greater Kampala Garbage dumping site and an integrated waste management centre with processing plants for electronic waste, biogas, fertilisers and plastic recycling.
13:00
13:00

Museveni Meets Orthodox Church Leaders, Pledges Support 1

On Wednesday, Museveni met a delegation from the Church led by Metropolitan Makarios Archbishop of Nairobi in Kenya who is also the caretaker of the Orthodox Church in Uganda.
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