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19:02
19:02

Nyairongo Seed School Computer Goes Missing from Kikuube District stores 1 3

Additionally, the CAO has been directed to provide the committee with the delivery note to determine the exact items delivered to the seed school
18:55
18:55

Nakapiripirit Man Brutally Beaten by Two Women over Love Affairs female 1

Michael Longole, the Mount Moroto Regional Police Spokesperson, confirmed the incident, stating that the police were promptly informed and intervened in the matter.
18:44
18:44

Gunmen Shoot, Injure Kinyara Sugar works cane Loader job 1

Reportedly, Obua, along with three other cane loaders, set out from Kinyara Sugar Factory to load sugar cane from Kihonda village.
18:40
18:40

Four Jailed Eight Years for Plotting to Kill Kayihura Kale Kayihura 1

The accused also confessed to stealing a gun from a policeman in 2015 and using it in several failed and successful robberies..
18:38
18:38

Uganda to Reduce Annual Carbon Emissions by 8,000 tons 2 2

Statistics from the Ministry of Water indicate fluctuations in the country's carbon emissions over the years, with a 4.52% decline recorded in 2020 compared to the previous year.
18:36
18:36

PUJAB Urged to Consider Slots for Higher Education Access Certificate 1 1

Okwakol said that it would be good if PUJAB included slots just like it does for the diploma and degree scheme, and entry scheme, among others, to help young people access education, and as well feel the importance of HEAP.
18:20
18:20

Fire Guts 23 Houses in Arua City 2

Esau Juruni, the LCI Chairperson for Nunu cell in Ayivu Division in Arua City said the fire started on Thursday at around 8:00 pm from one of the houses in the area.
18:03
18:03

Farmer Jailed 16 Years for Trafficking Children 1

The evidence before court indicates that on July 25th, 2013, the Buvuma Police Station received information about Walusansa having 25 children who were not attending school. Upon investigation, the police discovered 39 children on Buvuma Island, working on Walusansa's maize and rice fields while wearing veils on their heads.
14:42
14:42

Salary Enhancement for Gov't Health Workers Hurting Us-Private Health Providers 5

Grace Kiwanuka Ssali, the Executive Director of Uganda Healthcare Federation, the umbrella body for private healthcare providers told URN in an interview they have received complaints from several members about their specialists leaving due to low pay.
14:12
14:12

Land Wrangles Threaten Madi, West Nile Diocese 1 3

The most affected institutions include Kuluva Hospital, located along Arua Nebbi Road Uganda Christian University -Arua Campus, and Ringili Primary School all located in Vurra sub-County, Arua District, which occupy about 8,725 acres of land under leasehold land tenure.
13:25
13:25

US Gov't Gives UGX 95bn for Refugees Assistance

The USAID Spokesperson, Jessica Jennings said her country was committed to non-discriminatory aid programs to Uganda despite the passing of the anti homosexuality law and the ruling by the court upholding it.
12:48
12:48

Gov’t Calls for Talks with Striking Science Tutors 1

Since August 2023, numerous science tutors primarily from the 23 core primary teacher colleges have expressed grievances about being removed from the science salary scale without sufficient explanation. This action has resulted in them not receiving their rightful payments for eight months.
12:28
12:28

Contractor Asks for 15 Months to Complete Kabalega International Airport SBC 1 3

Amos Muriisa, the Communications Manager at SBC, explained in an interview with Uganda Radio Network-URN that they are seeking for more fifteen months to allow for the completion of crucial remaining works, such as the construction of the control tower, installation of electricity, Installation of CCTV Cameras, fiber optic cables and other operations at the airport.
10:58
10:58

Two Family Members Die in Maracha Road Accident Josephine Angucia 1

Josephine Angucia, the Police Spokesperson for the West Nile region explains that the accident occurred when the two victims who were riding on the same motorcycle rammed into a stationary Fuso Fighter vehicle that had developed a mechanical fault.
09:49
09:49

Three Kibuku District Officials Arrested

The officials are Christopher Wamika, 52, the District Education Officer (DEO), Stephen Otem, 52, the District Inspector of Schools (DIS), and Leticia Nabirye, 42, Senior Inspector of Schools.
09:27
09:27

Steel and Tube Industries Ordered to Compensate Former Employee UGX 100m 1

The records before the Court indicate that Wangala was a machine helper until October 14th, 2013 when his right hand was crushed by the leveling machine in the factory premises while on duty. The victim lost three index fingers and a forearm leading to permanent incapacity.
08:32
08:32

CDF Warns Military Commanders Against Office Comfort 1

Speaking at the handover ceremony of former Deputy CDF Lt Gen Peter Elwelu to Lt Gen Sam Okiding at Mbuya Army headquarters on Thursday, Gen. Muhoozi said any military officer currently occupying an office should know it is just a tour of duty and should be prepared to leave at any time.
07:42
07:42

Chairpersons of Newly Created Local Councils Petition Speaker Over Operational Funds government 4

Abdullah Magumba, chairperson of Mayuge town council, notes the challenges they face, including insults from constituents due to perceived inactivity, despite the lack of funds for basic tasks like garbage collection and road maintenance.
07:28
07:28

Congolese Nationals Overwhelm Butiaba Health Center III Drugs 2 1

Simon Kule, the facility's in-charge, highlights the strain on resources caused by the influx of Congolese nationals seeking treatment, leading to shortages of essential drugs and putting pressure on the available medical staff.
07:16
07:16

Education Ministry Asks Stanbic to Ensure National Representation in Schools Program climate change 2 3

For the past eight years, Stanbic Bank Uganda has hosted secondary school debate competitions known as the Stanbic National School Championship. The competition aims to identify and promote talent, stimulate innovation, and recognize the best innovative idea with significant business sense and societal impact.
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