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18:07

Five Injured in Lira Mosque Clash lawrence kaggwa 2

The raid took about 100 worshipers by surprise as they were in the middle of their Friday prayers. Some of the injured have been identified as Ibrahim Ikoyo, Abdhala Waibi, Yasin Arafat and Otim Juma.
17:32
17:32

Residents Pin District Over Land legacy

However, the affected residents say that they were not consulted before the decision to lease off the land was taken by the district.
16:50
16:50

Arua Priest Back on Remand arua diocese

The Arua Chief Magistrate’s Court has for the third time remanded a Catholic priest attached to Arua Diocese over allegations of defiling and impregnating a 16 year old girl. This comes just a day after High Court in Arua sentenced another priest, Fr. Santos Constatino Wapokura from Pakwach catholic parish in Nebbi Diocese, to ten years imprisonment for defiling a 15 year old girl.
16:15
16:15

Basajja Loses 300 Acres of Land in Court Case

The land worth billions of shillings was sold to Haba Group (U) Limited that belongs to Basajjabalaba in 2010 by Kikonyogo Investments Ltd.
15:44
15:44

URA in Tough Cecafa Group ura fc

Uganda Revenue Authority—URA Football Club have been placed in the tough group for the 2012 Cecafa Kagame Club Championships that run from July 14 to 28 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
15:14
15:14

Foreign Pupils Stranded at Burnt Masaka School mysterious fire

Some of the affected pupils are from Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania. Ely Kiyingi, the head teacher Leos Junior School says that following the fire incident most local parents picked up their children leaving the foreign pupils.
14:44
14:44

Minister Accused of Influencing Crime Investigations 2

More than 500 residents led by Kakooge sub county councilor, Geofrey Ssemanda Mwesigye, blame Mukasa, who is also Member of Parliament for Budyebo Constituency, for using his position to influence the release of suspects in the murder of Steven Kato, a student of Kitangaala Secondary School and Fred Kyeyune, a pastoralist on February 14, 2012.
13:35
13:35

Mixed Reactions to Museveni's Bududa Directive mudslides victims 2

The directive by President Yoweri Museveni to have survivors of Monday’s landslides in Bududa district relocated to other places within the country has drawn mixed reactions among the locals in the area.
12:47
12:47

Mathias Nsubuga Rejects EC Summons Over Smear Campaign alintuma nsambu

Last week, Nsambu petitioned Electoral Commission to disqualify Nsubuga for allegedly running a smear campaign in breach of the campaign guidelines.
12:22
12:22

Kabale Councilors Reject Budget Estimates 1

A group of 19 councilors on Thursday afternoon stormed out of Kabale district council hall and rejected the budget estimates that were presented to them.
12:18
12:18

Nakapiripirit CAO Accused of Condoning Corruption

Lillian Ogobi, the Nakapiripirit district commercial officer was interdicted for the alleged theft of 100 million shillings from the district accounts.
11:46
11:46

Residents Block Budget Reading bigombe

The implicated councilors include Asuman Egonga, Juma Sozzi, Majid Kawanguzi and Arthur Kakaire.
11:35
11:35

Luzira Still Hunting for Inmate Who Escaped in 1975 luzira prisons 1

The Uganda Prisons department is still hunting for a prisoner who escaped from Luzira Upper Prison 37 years ago. The prisons authorities still hope to re-arrest Sergeant Lawrence Sokoro and charge him for escaping from lawful custody.
11:06
11:06

Masaka Councilors Reject Nominee to Council Executive masaka district

Mulondo was one of the three nominees to the municipal council executive presented on Thursday by Godfrey Kayemba Afaayo, the Mayor Masaka Municipality for approval.
10:06
10:06

Jinja Farmers Turn to Zoning to Curb Land Fragmentation jinja district 2

Farmers in Jinja district have turned to agricultural zoning to curb land fragmentation. The farmers have small plots of land for subsistence use after most of them hired out their land for sugarcane growing. They cannot grow food to sustain their families and have surplus for sale.
09:49
09:49

Ibanda Speaker Blocks RDC from Addressing Council

Tigurihwayo was blocked by Grace Katushabe, the deputy speaker Ibanda district council during the district state of affairs address on Thursday.
09:07
09:07

Kibaale Leaders Plan Demo Over New Districts kibaale district

Political leaders in Kibaale district are planning a peaceful demonstration protesting the delay by government to operationalise Kagadi and Kakumiro districts.
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