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20:04
20:04

RDC Intervenes in Late Karambuzi Family Feud 3 7

In memory of Karambuzi, Museveni built a 32 roomed commercial building in Kabale Municipality along Kabale – Katuna road to support his family. However, Karambuzi sisters accuse their younger brother Happy Karambuzi of using the building alone.
19:50
19:50

Pallisa-Kaliro Bridge Not Yet Fixed Two Years After it Broke 4 2

Nalongo Jennifer who was found with her family boarding a small wooden boat from Pallisa crossing to Kaliro district to attend a burial said that the journey has become very expensive to them as they have to pay twice on both sides. She said using the boat is also risky to their lives calling upon the concerned authorities to work on the bridge to ease movement for them.
19:39
19:39

Kikuube Residents, Leaders Protest Appointment of District Land Board Chairperson District Council 7 2

Led by Francis Twesige Mukoto, the Kabwoya LCIII Chairperson, the residents and some area MPs including Francis Kazini for Buhaguzi County and Stephen Asera Itaza for Buhaguzi East demanded that his appointment be cancelled accusing him of being behind the rampant land grabbing in Kikuube.
19:27
19:27

Fishermen Appeal to MPs on Boat Size Requirement boats 3 1

The Uganda Fisheries & Fish Conservation Association Chairman Seremos Kamuturaki told MPs that using a 28 feet boat is very problematic because different lakes have different sizes to accommodate all the fishermen. He says that some lakes are deeper than the others whereas others are shallow too shallow to accommodate the size of the boat prescribed by the Fish Act.
19:18
19:18

UNATU Urges Teachers to Go Digital 5

The Permanent Secretary says teachers will be expected to login with a link from the commission then write their profile that will be stored on the system and wherever an advert is put they can easily access it through their profile.
19:15
19:15

Amolatar District Engineer On the Spot for Alleged Diversion of Fuel 3

Robert Okidi is accused of diverting fuel worth 7 Million Shillings meant for the construction of Aromi- Abarikori road.
18:48
18:48

Bidco FC Defeats Police FC 2-1 head coach 1

Bidco FC’s goal was scored by Ibrahim Mugulusi in the 38th minute of the game.
18:32
18:32

Kagina Orders Repair of Kanyampara Bridge 1 3

Last week local leaders in Munkunyu and Kisinga sub-counties closed the bridge that was damaged by heavy trucks that ply the two sub-counties.
18:15
18:15

Nantaba Faces Second Election Appeal 1

Early this month, a Nazigo Sub-County Councilor in Kayunga district Ritah Nabadda challenged the decision by Justice Kazaarwe to dismiss a petition in which she had also accused the Nantaba for lack of minimum academic qualifications to be a member of parliament.
17:59
17:59

Artisan Miners in Busia Living in Fear over Eviction 1 3

The Chinese investor is constructing a USD 200 refinery covering 300 acres of land in the four villages of Alupe, Agoriat, Akipenet, Amagoro in Mawero parish, Buteba sub-county.
17:40
17:40

Police Launch Operation Against Numberless Vehicles in Kampala Alex Nuwagaba 3 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that the crackdown follows increasing vehicles without number-plates on the roads which is not only against the law but also, the same vehicles are mostly being used by criminals.
17:36
17:36

Clerk to Parliament Faults Director for Communication Protocol Breach 1

This standoff follows an internal memo written by Bakwega on October 14, to the Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah, seeking the inclusion of his name and that of Ranny Ismael, the Assistant Director in the Office of the Government Chief Whip to the Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.
17:00
17:00

Few Passengers, Fuel Costs Aggravate Covid-19 Effects on Bus Operators 1 3

The operators say that since the first lockdown, cost of the fuel they consume for a particular route has been increasing, yet they cannot increase the fares beyond the current rates. The numbers have also been affected by the changing lifestyle among Ugandans and economic structure of the country, among others, which have seen people reduce their reasons for travel.
16:57
16:57

Kamuli RDC Orders Arrest of DHO, CAO for Swindling COVID-19 funds village 1 1

Mutemo said that the district received over 156 million Shillings to facilitate members of the Village Health Teams-VHTs and other activities of the COVID-19 task force but Duku and Mawejje have failed to account for the funds, yet several health workers have never received their risk allowances for the second wave.
16:55
16:55

Activists in Entebbe Launch Campaign Against Sexual Harassment 5 4

Activists and local leaders have launched "Tonkosa " campaign. Tonkosa loosely means "Don't hurt me".
16:38
16:38

Kampala Central Division Mayoral Elections Loser Appeals Against Ruling 1

According to Semugoma, the Judge further erred in law and fact when he misdirected himself on the law governing election petitions and went ahead to strike off his petition at a preliminary stage and condemning him to pay costs to Uhuru without hearing the merits of his case.
16:01
16:01

Fish Exporters Seek Ban on Local Consumption of Nile Perch 1 4 Top story

The Fisheries and Aquaculture Bill was recently tabled before Parliament and seeks to consolidate and reform the law relating to the management of fisheries products and aquaculture due to a number of challenges and emerging issues in the regulation and management of the sector which are not addressed.
15:04
15:04

Court Throws Out Election Petition Against Mityana North MP 2 2

The High Court in Mubende has dismissed with costs an election petition in which NUP's Dr Gordon Sematiko was challenging the election of Nsegumire Muhamad Kibedi for Mityana North Constituency.
14:56
14:56

1,500 Soldiers from Six Countries to Train in Jinja for Peacekeeping exercise 2 1

The delegates have also unanimously agreed to conduct the exercise within Jinja city between 25th,May and 7th, June 2022, as a means of according the participating countries enough time to plan for the FTX.
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