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17:30
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Ssembabule Town Council Clerk Accused of Embezzling UGX 25M 1

The Town Clerk of Ssembabule district is in trouble for allegedly misappropriating over 25 million shillings meant for road repair and construction in the area.
17:28
17:28

Deputy IGG Raphael Baku Bows Out

Friday February 22, 2013 was the last day in office for Raphael Baku, the deputy Inspector General of Government (IGG), as his second four-year term expires. His exit from the Inspectorate leaves it struggling since it can only investigate and prosecute cases when it’s fully constituted with a substantive IGG and two deputies.
17:02
17:02

Another Aviation School Aircraft Crashes In Soroti plane crash

A light aircraft belonging to the East African Civil Aviation Academy in Soroti crash landed near the runway at the school in Soroti Municipality, just over two weeks a similar incident injured two instructors.
16:41
16:41

PAC Quizzes Agriculture Ministry over Motor Boats Used by Security Agencies 2

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) in parliament this week heard that the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal industry and Fisheries was incurring huge costs due to being generous to security agencies.
15:59
15:59

LC5, RDC Clash over Permission to Operate Discos in Villages power struggles 3

Two of the most powerful men in Arua district local government openly clashed during a meeting on Thursday. Arua LC 5 chairperson Wadri Sam Nyakua and the Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Ibrahim Abiriga clashed over the decision by the RDC to allow disco operators in the villages.
14:53
14:53

Do More To Contain HIV Spread, Minister Ondoa Tells Kabarole Leaders kabarole district 2

The minister for health Christine Ondoa has asked district leaders in Kabarole to do more to reduce the high HIV prevalence rates. Latest surveys put the prevalence rate in Kabarole district at 13.5percent higher than the national rate at 7.3 percent.
13:17
13:17

Police Suspend Sports Activities in Soroti Town public places

Police in Soroti have suspended all sports activities in the public places in Soroti town.
12:35
12:35

Museveni Joins Family To Prepare For Father's Burial amos kaguta

President Yoweri Museveni has joined other family members at his country home in Rwakitura, Kiruhura district, to prepare for the burial of his father, Mzee Amos Kaguta.
11:56
11:56

Gulu Residents React Angrily to Secession Calls mps 4

Locals in northern Uganda have slammed calls by some Members of Parliament from the region to secede from Uganda. Some legislators from northern Uganda on Wednesday announced that they were collecting signatures with the aim of seceding from Uganda to form a separate country, the Nile State.
11:11
11:11

Embassy Ready to Conduct Polls for Kenyans Living in Uganda kenyans in uganda 2

Fred Waga an IT Manager at Aga Khan School has lived in Uganda for the last 10 years; he says being able to vote from Uganda will ensure Kenyans here exercise their democratic rights.
10:41
10:41

Masaka District Property Faces Attachment to pay Clerk UGX 200M Damages masaka town clerk 1

Masaka High Court Judge Justice Oumo Oguli has ordered the district administration and municipal council to pay 200 million shillings to former acting town clerk Edward Kiwanuka Gwavvu for unlawful dismissal.
09:32
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Museveni's Father Dead amos kaguta 1

Mzee Amos Kaguta, President Yoweri Museveni’s father is dead. Kaguta, 96, died on Friday morning at International Hospital Kampala where he has been admitted for over a week.
08:48
08:48

UPDF Deploys Along DRC Border As M23, Mai Mai Fight mai mai militias

The Ugandan army has deployed heavily at the border with Democratic Republic of Congo in Kanungu district following renewed fighting between the Mai Mai militia and M23 rebels.
05:32
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Ntoroko Hit By Staff Shortage Over Lack of District Service Commission jennifer mujungu 2

Since last year, Ntoroko district lacks a district service commission,which has led t shortage of staff
05:27
05:27

CAOs Accuse Govt Agencies of Fuelling Illegal Fishing on Lake Victoria 3

Chief Administrative Officers (CAOs) from fishing districts around Lake Victoria say uncoordinated moves by several enforcement teams is failing control of illegal fishing.
05:05
05:05

Rainstorm Leaves 50 Families in Kyankwanzi Homeless homes destroyed

Over 50 families in the three sub-counties of Ntwetwe town council, Kitabona and Gayaza in Kyankwanzi district have been left homeless following a Wednesday night rainstorm that reduced their homes into a pile of rubble.
04:53
04:53

Kasese District Gets Two Ambulances to Improve Health Services Delivery ambulance shortage

Two hospitals in Kasese district have received two more ambulances to handle emergency cases.
04:38
04:38

74-year-old Man and Family Expelled from Village over Witchcraft witch hunt

A 74 year old man has been expelled from a village and his property including his homestead destroyed over alleged witchcraft.
04:14
04:14

FINCA Accountant Arrested For Swindling UGX 38M embezzling

A FINCA microfinance, Fort Portal branch accountant has been arrested and detained at Fort Portal police station on allegations of embezzling 38 million shillings.
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