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23:34
23:34

Court Quashes Minister's Decision to Interdict Uganda Land Commission Secretary Barbara Imaryo 1

Imaryo was interdicted by Nabakooba to pave way for investigations into allegations of mismanagement of funds under the Land Fund following the directive of the Inspector General of Government Beti Kamya issued on 1st December, 2021.
19:13
19:13

Police Officer Pins Four Suspects over Murder of Senior SFC Officer 1

Akello said that in the course of investigations, she found a pistol that belonged to the slain officer at the home of Olenga and a Sub Machine Gun with 15 rounds of ammunition which were hidden in a box and under the mattress.
19:03
19:03

Activists Ask Gov’t to Reject EAC Sexual Reproductive Health Bill unsafe abortions 4 1

Among other things, the Bill advocates for assisted reproduction and In-Vitro Fertilization, a process of fertilisation where an egg is combined with sperm in vitro. It involves removing an ovum from her ovaries and letting sperm fertilise them in a laboratory which clashes with practices and beliefs of religions and African traditions.
18:45
18:45

Transporters Suspend Operations Ahead of Kenyan polls. 3

Since the post-election violence in the 2007-2008 Kenyan elections, whenever this country goes to the polls, Uganda is highly cautious and puts up several measures to avoid the spillover.
18:30
18:30

Police Busts Car-Theft Racket, 16 Stolen Vehicles Recovered Mbale District 2 1

The two suspects were arrested during an intelligence-led operation conducted by crime intelligence operatives together with CID detectives over the weekend, following the increase in car robberies within parking lots, streets, homes, social events like weddings, funerals, and places of worship in KMP.
18:13
18:13

Judge Awards Judge Ugx 250M Over Shoddy Works by Builder James Kayita 1

The Lady Justice accused the company of using wrong mixtures, poor quality sand and putting a third layer of plaster on the undercoat of the interior walls, which later made the walls develop cracks. Besides, the contractor installed poor quality frames for the doors and despite the fact that they had budgeted for Spanish Matt finish tiles the contractor used inferior, locally made titles.
17:46
17:46

Salary Review Commission to be in Place in 2 Months -Minister 3

Parliament has on several occasions appealed to the government to expedite the establishment of a Salary Commission to regularly review salaries and payroll management in the implementation of the Integrated Personnel Payroll System. This was recommended by a 2014 report by Parliament’s committee on Public Service and Local Government on the Payroll anomalies in the Uganda Public Service.
16:57
16:57

Clinician Arrested for Fleecing over 100 Million in Recruitment Scam 1 1

Musaasizi, who has been operating Loyal Medical Centre, is accused by 37 women of cheating them of their money on promises of securing them jobs in Saudi Arabia and Dubai. The suspect has been arrested by Bweyogerere police after 13 of the victims opened a case against him and others later followed.
16:33
16:33

Number of Ugandans, Kenyans Entering Uganda is Three Times Higher -Immigration 2 1

Simon Peter Mundeyi, the spokesperson for the ministry of internal affairs, said DCIC is yet to establish whether Ugandans and Kenyans are fleeing any anticipated chaos as Kenya heads into tomorrow’s presidential polls or something else.
16:33
16:33

November Riots: Court Martial Convicts Two for Wearing Red Berets 2

In Kadyama's case, the court heard that on November 18th, 2020 while at the New Taxi Park in Kampala Central Division, the convict without authority was found wearing a red beret resembling one authorized for use by members of the Defense Forces.
16:12
16:12

Djibouti's Largest Islamic Bank Launches in Uganda Banking

Top Finance Bank was founded in 2012 and granted a Credit Institution License (Class 5) in 2014, and has had one branch located along Kampala road since then.
16:09
16:09

MOH to Offer GBV Services at Government Maternal Health, HIV Care Points MINISTRY OF HEALTH 3

Health Minister in charge of General Duties, Anifa Kawooya told Uganda Radio Network (URN) in an interview that they have realized that people visiting hospitals also have other underlying problems which many times affect their compliance to treatment.
15:31
15:31

Tororo Authorities Gazette Two Schools As Refugee Centers Ahead of Kenyan Polls 1 1

Tororo Deputy Resident District Commissioner, Albert Amula, says that they are in touch with the United Nations High commissioner for Refugees and the Uganda Red Cross Society to camp in the area and provide support should the situation get out of hand.
14:49
14:49

She Cranes Future is Bright - Coach Mugerwa 1 4

Last Friday, the She Cranes wrote history when they defeated Africa's top team South Africa 54-48 in a classification match to determine which team finished fifth and sixth respectively at the Games.
14:45
14:45

Father on The Run For Attempting to Bury Son Alive

Tom Kidandi, the LC I chairperson of Mayiyi village, says that Manake developed misunderstandings with his wife only identified as Iren on Saturday on the parentage of their thee-year-old son.
14:32
14:32

Telecom Companies Make Huge Profits Despite "Challenging Times"

Despite this however, MTN’s profit after tax grew by almost half to 193.6 billion shillings, enabling it to declare an interim dividend of 5 shillings per share. If approved by the shareholders, 111 billion shillings in total will be paid out to the shareholders.
13:20
13:20

Hunger Forcing HIV Patients in Otuke to Abandon ARVs 2 2

Most of the affected persons are the elderly, children and Persons living with HIV and AIDS, many of whom have now abandoned the regimen that is used to slow the rate at which HIV multiplies in the body. The treatment which prevents HIV from replicating and boosts the immunity of patients has to be taken with food, according to medical experts.
13:15
13:15

Party Leaning Independents Worry NRM Leaders in Busongora By-Election 3 1

Chris Baryomunsi, the NRM party vice chairperson for Western Region says independents become extremely disruptive in the previous elections, that if there are legitimate concerns then they need to be addressed without rapturing the party.
12:46
12:46

Switching Off Counterfeit Phones not Immediate -UCC 3

Fighting counterfeit electronic gadgets is a global campaign, and it is estimated that phone manufacturers lost up to 48 billion dollars to fake phones, when they sold 184 million devices fewer in 2015, according to the European Union Intellectual Property Office, in collaboration with the International Telecommunication Union.
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