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18:32
18:32

40 Hospitalized in Bundibugyo Over Cholera cholera outbreak

The outbreak was reported in a camp at Buhundu Primary School, where more than 400 people fled to, following last month’s clashes between the Bamba and Bakonzo.
18:17
18:17

Energy Ministry Wants UGX 4B For Rent amber house rent 2

The ministry of Energy has told Parliament that it is looking for 4 billion shillings that has accumulated since 2008 following non-payment of rent at Amber House.
18:07
18:07

NCHE Exective Director in Trouble Over Influence Peddling

He is accused of hand picking two representatives to the Universities Vice Chancellors Forum-UVCF. They are Dr John Ssenyonyi, the chancellor of Uganda Christian University Mukono and Dr Muhammad Mpezamihigo, the Vice Rector Islamic University in Uganda.
17:27
17:27

Parliament Asks Police to Review Staff Salaries 2012/2013 budget 1

The Parliamentary Committee on Defence and Internal Affairs has today noted that the escalating cost of living is adversely eroding the meager salaries paid to the Uganda Police personnel.
17:20
17:20

High Court Orders EAC Secretary General to Respond to Election Petition

It follows a petition filed by Jeremiah Kamurali and Robert Tumusiime Aarali, former NRM candidates challenging the elections of Uganda’s representatives to EALA.
16:08
16:08

Principal Judge Warns Magistrates Against Delaying Judgement pharmacy

He explained that the indiscipline by some judicial officers has tainted the image of the judiciary yet they are expected to be role models to the public.
14:12
14:12

BOU Predicts Brighter Economic Outlook, Reduces CBR to 17% inflation

The governor attributes the brighter economic outlook to declining inflation from 18% in June to 14.3% in July, stagnation in the domestic credit and aggregate demand, stability of the foreign exchange rate and decline in global and local commodity prices.
13:37
13:37

Nyagak Dam: Minister D'Ujanga Explains Delay nyagak power dam 1 1

Excitement and hope for a 24 hour power by the people of West Nile is getting faded as elector-mechanical engineers from VS hydro have for The third trial also failed allegedly because of a failure between the control room and turbines.
13:30
13:30

Central North Police Chief Dropped police brutality

Central North Regional Police Commander Raymond Otim has been removed and sent back to the police headquarters in Kampala.
12:52
12:52

Residents: Police Protecting Land Grabbers land policy

The 561 acres contested chunk of land is found on block 153 plot 5 in Mpeggwe village.
12:46
12:46

Experts Yet to discover cause of Nodding Syndrome nodding disease

In a move to get a solution to the nodding syndrome, the scientists are drafting a research proposal in which they intend to bring on board partners like the involved governments, civil society, WHO and CDC in finding the cause of the disease.
12:41
12:41

Acholi Elder: Never Entertain War On Our Soil Again lra massacres 1

An elder in Mucwini Sub County in Kitgum District, who witnessed the 2002 massacre of 56 people, says war should have never taken place in Acholi land and that the people in the area must not repeat the same mistake.
12:08
12:08

Lyantonde Hospital Hit by Acute Water Shortage health sector 1

Fausta Tushabe, a midwife at Lyantonde hospital, said that the water crisis has greatly affected the maternity ward where most of the work depends on water. She said that they have been forced to reduce on the number of the times the ward is cleaned in an effort to utilize the little water available.
11:49
11:49

Missing Masaka boda boda cyclist found dead iron bar hit men

The body of a 28 year old boda boda cyclist who had gone missing for two days has been discovered this morning along Kigo-Bukalasa road in Masaka. It is suspected that Ssaka Ssembajja was murdered by iron bar hit men.
11:45
11:45

Ebola-like Illness Kills One in Ibanda ebola virus

There is tension in Ibanda district after one person died of Ebola-like symptoms at Ibanda hospital.
11:37
11:37

Cop In Trouble over Extortion iganga

Tusubira was picked up on Wednesday by Iganga Police for conning money from residents while promising to get then vacancies as drivers in Uganda Police.
10:45
10:45

Mysterious Fire Leaves Hundreds Homeless

The fire started in 3 homesteads burning several grass thatched huts before spreading to other homesteads.
08:12
08:12

Construction of Nakasongola Muslim School Stalls over Land Dispute 2

In 2010, Nakasongola district embarked on the construction of Nakasongola Muslim Secondary after receiving shillings 230 million from the 450 million donated by President Yoweri Museveni.
08:07
08:07

Ebola: Hoima Business Operators Wear Gloves To Handle Customers hoima municipality 2 1

Most business operators in Hoima district have started wearing hand gloves as a precaution against catching the deadly Ebola virus that’s threatening the district.
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