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19:39
19:39

Government Closes Moroto-Soroti Road road closed 1

Government has closed a 30 kilometre stretch of Moroto-Soroti road for two weeks to heavy traffic to allow for emergency repair. The State Minister for Works Eng. John Byabagambi announced the road closure to heavy traffic today.
18:44
18:44

MPs Demand Adhoc Committee's Findings Before Oil Bills are Passed tullow oil 2

Members of parliament have questioned why the adhoc committee that was instituted last year to investigate the oil sector hasn’t tabled it is findings to guide them on the oil bills debate.
18:27
18:27

Women with High Blood Pressure Cautioned on Family Planning 3

Women with high blood pressure are warned against using hormonal methods of family planning such as implants for three to five years, the three-month injection and pills.
18:26
18:26

Soroti Hospital Official Held over theft of X-ray Machine health center

Emmanuel Batiibwe, the director Soroti Regional Referral hospital says that he is not aware when the x-ray machine was taken from the hospital.
18:13
18:13

Lwengo Bus Accident: Police Test for Alcohol, Drugs In Driver's Body drunk 1

A team of forensic experts from Police headquarters Kampala are conducting tests on the body of Julius Mugisha, the dead driver of Horizon Bus which killed 15 passengers in a Lwengo district accident. The forensic experts will be testing for traces of alcohol and drug substances in Mugisha\'s body to ascertain if he was drink-driving at the time of the accident.
18:11
18:11

MPs Alengot, Kivumbi Sworn-in muwanga kivumbi 2

Butambala and Usuk Members of Parliament have been officially welcomed into the House after being sworn in on Thursday.
17:52
17:52

UWA Officials Hunt For Stray Hippo in Kasese kasese municipality

Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has deployed a team of experts in Queen Elizabeth National Park to search for a stray hippopotamus that has put the lives of people in Kasese Municipality in danger.
16:54
16:54

Stray Elephants Destroy Crops in Kabale stray animals

At least thirty-five stray elephants have destroyed several acres of crops in Kiyebe, Rushunga and Kagogo villages, in Ikumba Sub County, Kabale district.
16:43
16:43

Condom-use Awareness Messages Not Effective Enough condoms 3

Despite decades of condom use awareness, gaps still remain in the way the public receives and makes use of the information.
16:34
16:34

FUFA downplay CID summons for President Mulindwa lawrence mulindwa 2

The Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) has downplayed the reasons behind the summons by the Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) for their President, Lawrence Mulindwa to answer issues of alleged fraud and false accounting.
16:01
16:01

Zambia: Namboole Stadium Not Fit For International Matches uganda cranes 1

The Zambia Football Association (ZFA) has written to the Confederation of African Football (CAF) about what they called the poor state of Namboole Stadium.
15:43
15:43

13-Year Old Boy Beheads 2-Year Old Nephew For Money infanticide 1

Innocent Eguma (13), a primary six pupil of Nigo Primary School in Nigo village, Oluvu sub-county, Maracha district has been arrested by Police for chopping off the head of his nephew Savior Andama (2). Eguma planned to sell Andama\'s head to the Chinese workers constructing Vurra – Oraba road to raise money for scholastic materials and food.
15:38
15:38

8 Families Thrown out of House 3 2

The affected families were thrown out on Wednesday by court bailiffs on the orders of Mary Francis Semambo, the director of Kabateraine memorial school limited.
14:43
14:43

Arua Rejects Incomplete Remand Home 1

However, DANIDA pulled out of the project last year under unclear circumstances forcing Plan Tech Consults, which was undertaking the construction works to withdraw from the site.
14:27
14:27

Bunyoro Kingdom, Police Disagree Over Impounded Timber 3

Bunyoro Kitara officials are accusing the environmental police of working to fail the kingdom’s effort to curb forest degradation.
13:37
13:37

Elderly Persons Accused of Using SAGE Funds To Defile Girls

It could have been money meant to socially empower elderly people, but some men in Kiboga district have used the Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment (SAGE) to lure and defile underage girls.
12:48
12:48

Road Construction: Bukulula Residents Battle Respiratory Infections 2 2

Dozens of residents have been flocking to Bukulula health center III to seek treatment for eyes and respiratory infections resulting from exposure to dust.
12:37
12:37

UPDF Fuel Tanker Knocks One Dead In Arua accident

A fuel tanker hired by the army to take jet fuel to aid UPDF operations in Central African Republic has knocked dead a 35 year old man in Arua.
11:57
11:57

PPDA In Spotlight Over Extended Contract Procedures public procurement

The long procurement process in Uganda has attracted criticism from people who say the bureaucracy involved is leading to an increased cost of service delivery.
11:54
11:54

RDC Survives Lynching For Criticizing Archbishop Odama's Peace Prize rdc ibrahim abiriga

Abiriga attacked World Vision International for giving Odama an award saying that he didn\'t deserve it.
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