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23:24
23:24

Uganda Airlines Downplays Impact of Kenya Airways-SA Airways Merger 3 2

Yogi Biriggwa the former CEO South African Airlines in Uganda, says Uganda Airlines needs a competent board of directors and staff. "Uganda Airlines must be operated like a business and people including crew members must be recruited on merit to attract passengers and make profits."
23:16
23:16

Two Teachers in Wakiso Arrested For Sabotaging Polio Vaccination 4 3

Two head teachers have been arrested by Wakiso District health officials and the police for allegedly sabotaging polio vaccination in their respective schools.
22:11
22:11

Usafi Market Food Vendors Protest Arrest of their Colleagues 4 2

The vendors say that the six were arrested by police and KCCA law enforcement officers from Usafi Taxi Park where they had gone to deliver food to customers.
21:37
21:37

Katumba Shooting Suspects Committed to High Court 1 2

The State Attorney Doreen Elima then presented an amended charge sheet introducing six new cases related to attempted murder and aggravated robbery at Cheap General Hardware in Nansana, increasing the number of charges against the accused from 24 to 30 charges.
21:00
21:00

UTB, Tour Operators in Standoff Over Sector Rebranding Tourism 3

The operators say that they have never benefited from any of the government Covid 19 rescue packages that have been given to various sectors of the economy.
20:48
20:48

CMI Arrests Maj Okua Over Shooting of Traffic Policeman 1 1

The Army says that Maj Okua picked Constable Mukebezi from the scene, reported a case at Kira Road and drove him to Mulago hospital.
20:44
20:44

Gov't Cautions Health Workers on Frequent Strikes Doctor's Strike 2

Describing health workers industrial action as a new phenomenon that has taken over the sector, Muruli Mukasa, the Minister of Public Service asked doctors to have sympathy before going on strike.
20:29
20:29

MOH to Introduce Hepatitis C Testing Amid Low Uptake for Hepatitis B Vaccination Ministry of Health 4

Dr. Rachel Beyagira, a Technical Officer on Hepatitis told journalists on Thursday that they are considering starting testing and treating people who are found positive for the disease with data from blood banks showing increasing trends.
20:11
20:11

Gov't Planning to Conduct Clinical Trials on Herbs in Bushenyi 6 1

Rukararwe is a Non-Governmental Organization that was established in 1986, and, among several other activities, promotes the use of traditional medicine and conserves the environment.
20:06
20:06

9,000 Enroll for Oil and Gas Training 1

The course will be used as a basis for the recruitment of various technicians (120-150) that will be required to work on the Tilenga project as production operators, maintenance, and inspection technicians, after being trained for a further four years.
17:25
17:25

Gulu City to Designate One-way Streets to Curb Traffic Mess Gulu City Council. 1 1

Gulu City Mayor Alfred Okwonga says that the move will help to reorganize the streets of Gulu City which is currently congested by errant motorists who park in ungazetted spaces.
17:17
17:17

Africa Records Decline in COVID-19 Cases

According to WHO data, newly reported cases fell by 20% in the week from 10 to 16 January, while deaths dropped by 8%. According to officials, this decline in cases pushes the continent past its shortest upsurge yet that lasted 56 days
17:05
17:05

15,809 Candidates to Sit UBTEB Examinations Next Week 1 1

According to the examination body, examinations will start on January 24, 2022, and end on February 2.
16:49
16:49

Kawanda School Turns into Labour Recruitment Training Centre 1 2

Julius Beyongyera, the school proprietor said that the school could not continue operating because they were not making profits after the number of students reduced before the lockdown.
16:24
16:24

Education Ministry Yet to Regulate Dissolution of Private Schools 2 2

With the COVID-19 induced financial stress, institutions that have been out of business are limping, and in fact, many schools have closed shop turning classrooms into rentals, bars, and poultry houses, among others. But for all these institutions, all it has taken is a pronouncement by the owners and administrators that the school is no more.
15:57
15:57

Health Minister Seeks Parliament Intervention Over Budget Cuts Ministry of Health 1 3

Aceng said that the cuts will affect their operations. She asked the MPs to ensure the funding is not reduced.
15:37
15:37

Senior Army Veterans Rally Serving Comrades to Invest Before Retirement kololo airstrip 1

Lt. Col (Rtd) Cyrus Kigongo, who served the army for 33-years since 1986 before retiring in 2019 observed the veterans who turned up for the exercise were visibly worn-out depicting misery in their lives after retirement.
15:30
15:30

IGG Arrests Former Amuria District Speaker for Fraud pro igg ali munira 1

Charles Engoru Echemu, also former District Council Speaker in Amuria District was arrested on Thursday for causing financial loss to the government. Echemu is accused of refusing to refund 6.4 Million Shillings to Amuria District Local Government for salary that he received over and above his statutory entitlement.
15:22
15:22

Polio Vaccination to Continue in Kitgum Until all Children are Covered 4

Kitgum District had a target of 48,309 children under five to be vaccinated against polio type two during the first phase of the nationwide mass vaccination campaign which was scheduled to last three days from January 14 to January 16.
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