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19:10
19:10

Rules of Procedure, Mutebile Dominate Cabinet Meeting

Cabinet on Monday discussed the Parliamentary rules of procedure a day before the House debates the same.
18:50
18:50

Bunyoro King Reshuffles Cabinet

The Omukama of Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Solomon Gafabusa Iguru has reshuffled his cabinet reducing the number of ministers to only nine.
18:25
18:25

Urban Council Speakers Demand Amendments to Local Government Act

Speakers of Urban councils from 18 districts have petitioned Rebecca Kadaga, the speaker of parliament demanding for the amendments of sectioning in the local government act affecting their roles and emoluments.
18:05
18:05

Prof. Baryamureeba Sets Conditions for Reviewing his Academic Papers 1

Professor Venancius Baryamureeba, the acting Vice Chancellor Makerere University has written to the University Council in relation to reports that he plagiarized other people’s work to become a professor. In a three page email to Dr. Wana Etyem on Monday, Professor Baryamureeba says Council needs to carryout an audit of the current academic status of all staff at the rank of senior lecturer, associate professor and professor.
18:01
18:01

Amudat NAADS Coordinator Escapes From Detention

Amudat police are hunting for Milton Losiekap, the NAADS coordinator Amudat town council following his escape from detention. Losiekap was arrested on Wednesday last week for extortion, misappropriation of shillings 7.5 million and forgery.
17:02
17:02

Lira Schools Hit by Storm rainstorm

Over 600 pupils of Akore primary school in Aromo Sub County in Lira district are stuck with nowhere to study from after a heavy storm blew off the roof of their classroom block, two week ago.
16:56
16:56

Lira Lawyer Dies In Car Crash road accidents

Opok Tom Richard, a 38 year old lawyer working with Opok Tom Ogwang & Company Advocates in Lira town has died in a road accident along Lira-Dokolo highway. The incident happened shortly after 2:00pm on Monday at Agwata forest reserve, Agwata Sub County in Dokolo district.
16:32
16:32

Errant Soldiers Remain in Ugandan Prisons Without Bail 1

Soldiers arrested for different crimes remain behind bars in Uganda’s prisons with no hope of being granted bail. Army spokesperson Col Felix Kulayigye also adds that soldiers who are arrested on capital offences automatically do not qualify for bail in the court martial. This also applies to civilians who are accomplices with soldiers in the crime committed.
16:07
16:07

FUFA: Cranes-Egypt Build-up May be Played in Another Country uganda cranes

The Egyptian Football Federation (EFF) has called off the International build-up match against the Uganda Cranes that had been slated for February 25th due to security concerns. Rogers Mulindwa, the FUFA spokesman told URN on Monday that the Egyptian FA is looking at the possibility of having the match played outside their country.
15:47
15:47

Masaka Councilors Reject New Land Board Nominees masaka land board

Masaka District Councilors have failed to agree with the district chairperson on the nominees proposed to fill the vacant posts on the district Land board.
14:54
14:54

Police Hunt for Murder Suspect crime

Masaka police is hunting for Bosco Ssenonno, a resident of Kayijja villalge in Buwunga Sub County for his alleged connection to the murder of Agnes Nalule.
14:42
14:42

Women's Badminton Team Out of Uber Cup in Ethiopia

Uganda’s women badminton team will not take part in the Uber Cup that takes place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from February 22nd to 28th. Top player Shamim Bangi told Uganda Radio Network that the team has missed the trip because Uganda Badminton Association (UBA) has no money. The team has been training in preparation for the event.
14:27
14:27

Kalita Bus Company Operations Suspended patrick lucky

The Transport Licensing Board (TLB) has suspended the operation license of Kalita Bus Company. The suspension comes after a bus belonging to the company was involved in an accident last week along the Kampala- Masaka Road, which claimed three lives.
14:08
14:08

Property Lost In Hoima Fire mysterious fires 1

A mysterious fire on Sunday night has left property worth millions of shillings destroyed in Kiryatete East division in Hoima Municipality.
13:19
13:19

Batwa Protest Poor Health Services Delivery health center

Rwamahano Batwa Community living in Muko Sub County Kabale is protesting poor delivery of health services. They accuse the political leadership in the district of failing to help them access better health services saying the nearest Ikamiro health center has no midwife.
13:18
13:18

Court of Appeal Upholds Budadiri East Elections court bail

Three judges of the court of appeal have upheld the election of Isaiah Sasaga Wanzira as Budadiri East Member of Parliament. The judges, Constance Byamugisha, Remy Kasule and Augustine Nshiimye delivered their ruling this morning on the petition filed by Rogers Wadada, challenging his election. Wadada contested the Budadiri East MP seat in February 2011 but lost to Sasaga.
12:19
12:19

Koboko Residents to Petition Museveni Over Eviction forest reserves.

Residents of Chakulia village, Ludara Sub-County in Koboko district, whom the National Forest Authority [NFA] gave an ultimatum of February 27, 2012 to vacate Mt. Kei Forest Reserve, have threatened to petition President Yoweri Museveni over the decision.
11:49
11:49

Lyantonde RDC Orders DISO's Arrest For Torture torture of inmates

Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner, Aidah Bikolendwa, has ordered police to arrest Andrew Niwabyona, the District Internal Security Officer following allegations that he tortured a suspect.
10:28
10:28

Storm Leaves Trail of Destruction in Rubirizi lubirizi district 1

About 70 families at Kashaka landing site on the shores of Lake George in Rubirizi district have been left in the cold after their houses were destroyed by a heavy storm.
08:16
08:16

Museveni Orders Squatters Off IUIU Land yoweri museveni

President Yoweri Museveni has ordered more than 300 squatters to vacate Islamic University land in Mbale.
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