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18:58
18:58

UNRA Sets Aside UGX 7 Billion for Rehabilitating Nile Bridge Drainage njeru town council 1

Uganda National Roads Authority -UNRA has set aside 7 billion shillings to revamp the drainage channel along Jinja- Kampala Highway. The money will be used to redesign the drainage channel and unblocking the whip holes at Owen Falls dam.
18:36
18:36

Masaka Mayor Petitions Ministry Over Town Clerk local govt ministry 1 1

In his petition, signed by 9 councilors and endorsed by Municipal executive a copy of which URN has seen, Godfrey Kayemba Afaayo, the Masaka Mayor claims that Johnson Baryantuma Munono, the town clerk has frustrated service delivery and his stay is liability to the town.
17:08
17:08

Government Fails to Release Probe Report into BCU Affairs 1

Farmers under Bugisu Cooperative Union-BCU have tasked government to release a report of an inquiry into the affairs of the union. Last year, Amelia Kyambadde, the minister of Trade and industries appointed a three man committee led by Gordon Byakatonda to investigate the state of affairs at BCU.
16:50
16:50

Uganda Registers Second win in Twenty20 Cricket Qualifiers

Uganda’s Cricket team has bagged its second win after beating Oman, a day after it defeated US A.
16:39
16:39

Army, Police Deployed At Rwamwanja Refugee Camp

A combined force of UPDF soldiers and police has been deployed at Rwamanja refugee settlement Camp as the government prepares to evict the more than 10,000 residents.
16:16
16:16

Police blocks Busoga Lukiko meeting busoga kingdom

“ People of Busoga are tired and fed up of this kind of embarrassment and humiliation caused by a few opportunists contrary to effort by his Excellence the president Yoweri Museveni to restore law, order and constitutionalism in the kingdom,” the letter reads in part.
16:15
16:15

Masaka NRM Chairman in Trouble over Parallel Women's Day celebrations

Peter Ssekungu, Masaka District NRM chairperson is in trouble for organizing parallel women’s day celebrations. Ssekungu has been summoned before the party disciplinary committee to explain why he organized parallel celebrations.
15:31
15:31

RDC, Councilors Clash over Eviction of Encroachers isingiro district 2

A sharp disagreement has broken out between security officials in Isingiro district and councilors over the proposed eviction of more than 10,000 squatters on a piece of land belonging to Nakivale Settlement.
15:10
15:10

Acute Doctor Shortage Plagues Abim Hospital

An acute shortage of doctors at Abim Main Hospital is putting the life of hundreds of people at risk. Abim Main Hospital suffers an acute lack of doctors putting the lives of hundreds of patients at risk. Abim main hospital has two volunteer doctors who serve patients from Abim and neighboring district in Lango and Karamoja region.
14:45
14:45

Gulu University Students Stage Strike 1

Students of Gulu University, Kitgum campus have staged a strike over alleged poor administration and management of their campus. They accuse the university management of failing to provide them with Identity cards, lack of a computer laboratory, poorly stocked library and refusal to release their end of semester results.
14:22
14:22

Youths NGO Starts Public Screening of Anti LRA Video ahamadiya

African Youth Initiative Network -AYINET, a nonprofit organization has started staging various shows to screen a controversial film about the LRA war in Northern Uganda.
12:58
12:58

Government Hunts for UGX 1.4 Trillion for Road Construction training

Government is hunting for UGX 1.4 trillion to tarmac 2000 meters Kilometers of six major roads across the country. They include the road connecting Masindi Port to Musingu in Kitgum, Moroto-Nakapiripirit Road, Orio- Gulu, Karuma-Pakwach Highway and Mukono-Katosi.
12:34
12:34

One Person Killed, Church and Shrine Burnt in Kalangala Clashes

Trouble started when Pastor Jimmy Ssegilinya, the owner of Nakabanga Full Gospel led a group of his followers to burn shrines owned by Paul Muddu, a traditional healer.
12:08
12:08

Social Services Committee to Investigate MUK woes

Jacob Oulanya, deputy speaker of parliament has directed the Social services committee of parliament to investigate problems at Makerere University. The proposal to investigate the problems at the university was tabled by Alice Alaso, Serere District Woman Member of parliament.
12:04
12:04

South Sudanese flee to Ethiopia to escape violence in Jonglei State 1

Adrian Edwards the UN refugee agency- UNHCR spokesperson says majority of the people streaming into Ethiopia are mostly women, children and the elderly.
11:33
11:33

Lawyer Drags UBC to Court ubc land

Muhimbura says UBC has paid him only 105,833 shillings leaving an unpaid balance of 529 million shillings. The money has since not been paid.
09:55
09:55

Two Killed in Wildfire

The scalded bodies of Jones Masika and her 10-year-old son Raymond Masereka, were discovered on Tuesday morning, several hours after they failed to return home.
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08:27

Kasese District Boss Sacks Two Officials

Mawa announced the reshuffle during a council session convened by the speaker Zephanus Muhindo at the district headquarters on Tuesday
08:12
08:12

Censor Wavamuno's Evidence in CHOGM Case, says Attorney General

The witness statements include; Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report on CHOGM, the cabinet subcommittee minutes on CHOGM and the newspaper cuttings about the saga.
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