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22:43
22:43

Stop Being Negative Over Promoted Colleagues - RPC Twishime 2 1

But Twishime said since the promotions, some Police officers in his region are speaking negatively about their colleagues. He advised the unhappy Police officers who were not promoted to be patient before they are also promoted.
22:41
22:41

Derrick Orone Wins Gogonyo County Parliamentary By-election 1 1

The by-election attracted three candidates but two of the candidates who were nominated to contest announced that they had withdrawn from the race. They include Okoboi and independent candidate Issa Bantalib Taligola who officially announced his withdrawal during a rally attended by President Yoweri Museveni
21:42
21:42

UNEB Directs Headteachers to Display Registers of Candidates 1

In a letter addressed to headteachers, UNEB Executive Director Dan Odong noted that this activity should be carried out effective August 13.
19:13
19:13

Kenya Elections Were Largely Peaceful, Transparent- Commonwealth Observers 1 Top story

Issuing the Group’s interim statement at a press conference in Nairobi, Golding, Chairperson of the Group, commended the efforts by political parties, their leaders, presidential candidates, and the people of Kenya, to foster a peaceful environment in the lead-up to the elections.
19:01
19:01

Annual Festival to Transform Rwenzori Communities 5 1

Johnson Mboga, the chairman of the Kasese Tourism Investment Forum says while there is a lot of public knowledge of the region as a tourism hub, companies and individuals from other areas have benefited more from the resources than the residents.
18:49
18:49

Vipers SC Confident Ahead TotalEnergies CAF Champions League 1

Vipers are Uganda’s representatives at the continental championship after emerging champions of the domestic league earlier in May this year.
18:41
18:41

Lira USMID Contractor Gets Extension for 45 Days Lira City

Last year, Al Nuami Group and Abubakar Technical Services were awarded a 37 billion shillings contract to construct a children’s park, and make improvements on existing roads including Note-Ber road, Olwol road, and Boundary Road, Obangakene, Aber road, and Coronation Park.
18:08
18:08

Police Blocks Sobi from Evicting 92-Year-Old Man 1 1

Sobi and more than 30 people raided Mwanje’s land and started clearing the land of approximately 5 acres on orders of Fulgensio Ssembajwe, the administrator of the properties belonging to the family of the late John Lule Ssebakijja, who are neighbors to Mwanje.
17:54
17:54

Prof. Francis Omaswa Installed First Chancellor Soroti University 2 3

Prof. Omaswa, 79, is the Executive Director of the African Centre for Global Health and Social Transformation, an initiative incorporated in Uganda and promoted by a network of African and international leaders in health.
17:40
17:40

Scientists Call for Strict Neural Tube Defects Surveillance for HIV Positive Mothers

The researchers who did a study in Kampala based hospitals found prevalence of birth defects of the brain, spine, or spinal cord collectively known as neural tube defects at 9.8% where over a hundred babies born to HIV positive mothers were found to have complications in a period of three years.
17:26
17:26

Bukimbiri By-election: Parish Priest Survives Lynching 4 1

Moses Tushabe, one of the eyewitnesses says that Fr. Safari who was driving a Toyota Harrier registration number UBJ 226G while in the company Alkangiro Ahumbisibwe appeared at the polling station and started distributing money in favor of Independent candidate Asgario Turyagyenda.
17:08
17:08

Judge Loses Interest in Jailing Kazinda Despite Conviction 1 1

”The conclusion I make is that the accountability is false," said the Judge. "It was never received by the Prosecution Witness to implement the activities. This evidence apart from being unchallenged is also straightforward and based on documents that speak for themselves. The money in count one ended in Kazinda's pocket.”
16:59
16:59

Debate Rages Over Reports of New Nodding Syndrome Cases 7

Dr. Alex Wasomoka, the Assistant Commissioner of Clinical Services in the Ministry of Health, said the ministry relies on the trained health personnel in the district for correct information on health, not assumptions from the community.
16:37
16:37

Suspected Landmine Injures Bushenyi Beekeeper

Martial Tumusiime the greater Bushenyi region Police spokesperson says the incident occurred when the victim went to check on his bee hives and he decided to cut grasses around but in the process an object exploded injuring him in the stomach.
16:33
16:33

Gogonyo County By-Election: NRM Accuses Rival Camp of Confusing Voters 4 1

Rosemary Sseninde, the NRM National mobiliser, says despite his alleged withdrawal from the race, Okoboi continued to mobilize voters throughout the election eve and polling day. She also argues that if Okoboi was serious about his alleged withdrawal from the race, he shouldn't have deployed polling agents at polling stations.
15:52
15:52

Inspectorate of Gov't Yet to Prefer Charges Against MP Kagabo corruption 2 1

Farouk Kayondo, the Deputy Spokesperson at the IG says that Kagabo was on Tuesday briefly held in their custody before being released on bond pending investigations.
15:44
15:44

Govt Chief Whip Obua Pledges to Lobby for Sports 1 1

Obua was on July, 21st 2022 appointed as the new Government Chief Whip, ending his tour of duty as sports minister which he has lasted for nearly three years. He was first appointed Sports Minister on December 14, 2019, replacing the long-serving Workers MP Hon. Charles Bakkabulindi.
15:06
15:06

Kenya Elections: Odinga Beats Ruto in Diaspora Vote

Ruto is leading in Doha, Qatar the biggest diaspra centre where he polled 519 votes against Odinga’s 427, out of a total 1,437 registered voters, while George Wajakoya Luchiri and Waihiga Davis Mwaure have 4 and 1 consecutively.
15:04
15:04

Planned Disaster Management Regional Centers to Cost UGX 899 Billion 4

The Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees, Hillary Onek says that the government is set to establish 5 regional centers to manage disasters.
15:03
15:03

DPP Adduces More Evidence Against Jailed MPs Over Masaka Machete Killings 1 2 Top story

On Thursday, the prosecution led by the Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions, Lino Anguzu told Lady Justice Jane Elizabeth Alidviza during the pretrial hearing that they shared statements from 19 people, some of whom they intend to rely on as witnesses during the trial.
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