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18:48
18:48

Court Summons Prof. Baryamureeba

Buganda Road Court has summoned Makerere University Vice Chancellor Venansius Baryamureeba to appear and defend himself against allegations of fraud and breaches of trust in connection to the 5.7 million Euros the professor has reportedly failed to account for.
18:08
18:08

Mbale Cholera Death Toll Rises To 22 cholera outbreak

The death toll from the Cholera outbreak in Mbale continues to rise amidst efforts by the Ministry of Health to contain the disease.
17:55
17:55

Otunnu: Nandala Mafabi Has No Right to Fire Shadow Ministers 1

Otunnu argues that Nandala has no right to fire shadow ministers.
17:54
17:54

Expert: TB Funding Insufficient tuberculosis 3

The number of people suffering from Tuberculosis -TB in Mbale district is increasing with a total of 1, 034 new cases registered this year alone, according to Constance Mubuya, the District TB Focal Person. Dr Francis Adatu, National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Programmes Manager, says the Uganda government allocates only Shs 18 million for TB care and treatment in the country, which is not enough to cater for the of new cases.
17:19
17:19

Arua Councilors Withdraw Motion Against Town Clerk 3

On April 30, 2012, Muhammad Ajobe, the councilor of Awindri ward tabled a motion before the council rejecting the town clerk.
17:04
17:04

Kenyan, TZ Players Enter Uganda Open Tennis Event herbert buyinza 1

Players from Kenya and Tanzania have confirmed participation in the 2012 Uganda Open tennis Championship which takes place from June 9-16 at the Lugogo Tennis Courts.
16:51
16:51

Luweero Markets Operate Without Toilets lack of toilets

Two roadside markets and a Taxi Park in Luweero town council are operating without toilets putting the lives of vendors and taxi operators at risk of cholera outbreak. Balikyewunya and Kasana markets attract a population of more than 500 people. The vendors sell roasted meat, fruits, water and operate from 7:00am-10:00pm.
16:22
16:22

Residents Block Bad Community Road

The 5 Kilometer Opio Okaka road stretch from Juba road at Iganga Trading centre connects Kakoge B, Kakoge A and Obutuwelo B villages.
15:40
15:40

Police Foil Fresh Strike at Bukalasa Agriculture College

They refused to enter their classrooms and pinned placards all over the college campus saying that Uganda Business Technical Examinations are not recognized by universities when they go for upgrading.
15:35
15:35

Bobby Sounds Confident Ahead of Senegal Game uganda cranes 1

Uganda Cranes coach Bobby Williamson has said that although the 2014 World Cup qualifying match against Senegal on Saturday is a big game, he believes in his players.
14:55
14:55

Lwengo Returning Officer Transferred badru kiggundu

Lwengo District Returning Officer Martin Musoke has been removed ahead of Bukoto South parliamentary by-elections.
14:06
14:06

New Cholera Cases Reported in Koboko, Maracha Districts cholera outbreak

At least ten new cases of cholera have been reported in Koboko and Maracha districts. 17 people are confirmed to have died of cholera and over 1000 others infected following the outbreak of the disease almost three months ago.
13:22
13:22

Residents Protest Release of Suspected Human Trafficker human trafficking

She was transferred to Kabale Central Police Station where she recorded a statement and was released on police bond.
13:21
13:21

Police Call off Search for Sironko Landslide Victims mudslides

The search for the two people still missing after the landslides in Sironko district on Sunday has not yielded any results. Locals in Bugimwela village, Bumasobi Parish in Bumasipi sub county claim that two people are still missing while the district authorities insist that all the victims have been accounted for.
12:26
12:26

Mbale Embarks on Rehabilitating Public Mortuary 2

The facility which is independently being managed by the district is now in a sorry state. It lacks essential facilities like refrigerators, water supply and electricity and poor drainage system among others. The building is also dilapidated with cracking walls, no door shutters, some window shutters are also off and it is all exposed to security risks as it has not been fenced.
11:59
11:59

Residents Block Chinese Firm

They claim that they were not consulted before a decision to license the Chinese firm to operate in their area was taken by government.
11:20
11:20

3 Held for Alleged Murder

They were arrested on Tuesday in connection to the death of 70-year-old Jenty Akullu.
11:19
11:19

Enforcement of Environmental Laws Hampered by Poor Funding nema 1

Insufficient funding of environment activities by the district local governments in Kabarole and Kyenjojo has affected the enforcement of environmental laws in the area.
11:01
11:01

Kenya-bound Flights Diverted to Entebbe After Plane Mishap kenya airways

At least four Kenya Airways flights have been diverted to Entebbe International Airport after an Egypt Air flight that was landing at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Nairobi overshot the runway and got stuck midway in mud.
10:47
10:47

FDC Supporter Arrested for Disrupting Campaign Rally

Moses Katungi was picked up On Tuesday after he blocked Basajjabalaba and top NRM leaders from staging a campaign rally at Hakikona village in Mazinga Parish in Bushenyi Municipality.
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