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20:14
20:14

Women In Uganda Demand Better Media Coverage 1

While unveiling the women’s month at Hotel Africana, the activists, led by Margret Sentamu the Executive Director Uganda Media Women’s Association-UMWA says that they want the media to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment as they report stories in the country.
19:43
19:43

WWF Boosts River Nyamwamba Restoration Efforts 3 3

More than 30 billion shillings have been invested in these projects.
19:39
19:39

Increased School Fees Soar Annual Inflation Rate 1

The report indicated that the country’s annual inflation rate for the year ending February 2024, has risen to 3.4 percent up from the 2.8 percent that was recorded the year ending January 2024.
19:24
19:24

Ecweru Irked By Unprofessional District Engineers 2

The majority are not registered with the Engineering Registration Board and therefore not members Uganda Institute of Professional Engineers (UIPE)
17:45
17:45

‘I will not resign,’ Defiant Mpuuga Tells Kyagulanyi 1 2 Top story

The former Leader of the Opposition said the call on him to resign as parliamentary commissioner is cowardly.
17:18
17:18

Innovation to Boost Insurance Penetration 5

The Insurance Regulatory Authority, says while insurance uptake is still low, there has been more interest in the public and more segments of the community reached largely due to innovation and interactions line the Innovation Week.
17:02
17:02

Amuria Teacher Remanded for Breaking Student’s Spine Amuria District 1

Samuel Opio, a teacher of Amuria High School in Amuria district was remanded to Amuria Prison for causing grievous harm to his student.
15:02
15:02

Mukono Seeks UGX 11Bn for Modern Solid Waste Management Facility 1 2

According to the designs, the site at Katikolo will undergo an upgrade to establish a manual waste sorting facility capable of handling approximately 7 tonnes of garbage per hour and up to 60 tonnes in a single 8-hour shift.
14:54
14:54

Farmers Want Sugarcane Pricing Formula Derived from Cost of Production 4

The farmers say that, since the average cost of growing a tonne of sugarcane is estimated at 240,000 Shillings, a fair formula should be computed based on such parameters rather than underscoring the efforts of individual farmers.
14:26
14:26

Iteso Cultural Union Mourns Death of Founding Member emorimor papa iteso 2

Omome, the former ICU Premier and Minister died at Soroti Regional Referral Hospital on Friday.
13:44
13:44

Activists Push for Continental Policy on Food Sovereignty 4

AFSA General Coordinator, Million Belay said their study of the policies in the 27 African countries under the Program reveals that there is no consistency in national food policies, while even within a country, policies conflict with each other.
13:23
13:23

Calls for Salary Harmonization Dominates Muasa Executive Inauguration 4 2

Kakuru said that they have been cooperative and patient with the administration for a long time, but they could not get any assurance because the same issue was brought before parliament last year but funding was never allotted.
12:56
12:56

Gov't Makes U-turn on Akii-Bua Stadium Hosting AFCON 2027 4 1

Peter Ogwang Osuk disclosed the government’s new plan of constructing the stadium within a period of 22 months and have it ready for hosting the 2027 games.
12:27
12:27

Buganda Traditional Court Clerk Arrested 1 1

Paul Werikhe, a son of Nuluwenda, told journalists that a Toyota Hiace commonly known as Drone parked at his mother’s shop in Kitunzi zone and men dressed in casual clothes grabbed her and then threw her inside the vehicle.
11:56
11:56

Court Orders Lawyer Okalang to Refund Client's Money 1

Okalang was found liable for failure to lodge a caveat on the certificate of title and the Council ruled that he had a duty to ensure that the caveat is lodged.
11:24
11:24

Amuriat Threatens to Mobilize Communities Against Herdsmen teso sub region 2 1

Amuriat who was addressing a press conference at the FDC office in Soroti City on Thursday said that if the government fails to play its role, the party will mobilize communities to take action against the herdsmen now occupying various wetlands in the Teso sub region.
09:44
09:44

Environmentalists Petition Gov't Over High Taxes on Plastic Recycling Machines 1 4

Martha Nalukenge, the Sales and Communications Officer at EcoBrix-Masaka Recycling Initiative; a local volunteers’ association that promotes proper disposal and management of plastic waste, says the taxes levied on the equipment imported to support their operations impede environmental protection efforts.
09:37
09:37

308 Karamojong Children Repatriated, Enrolled in School enrolled in schools 2 6

The children aged 5-15 years arrived in Napak on Thursday and were taken to two primary schools that were selected by the district authorities. The children are expected to stay at school for one year without reporting back to their homes or coming in contact with their parents.
09:10
09:10

Muyingo Warns Health Training Institutions Against Admitting Unqualified Students 2

Muyingo said that the Ministry of Education and Sports will take action against institutions lacking appropriate training facilities commensurate with the required number of students, including potential closures.
08:46
08:46

MP Aspirants in Luwero Start Early Campaigns 5 1

The most contested constituency in Luwero district is Katikamu North which is currently represented by MP Denes Sekabira of the National Unity Platform. So far two aspirants Ronald Ndawula the Current NRM District Chairperson and Gaddafi Nasur the NRM Youths League Chairperson are currently engaged in several activities to woo supporters to vote for them in 2026.
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