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18:32
18:32

CSOs To Petition Court Over Public Order Law 2 2

Over 700 civil society organisations are preparing to petition the Constitutional Court challenging the Public Order Management Act 2013.
18:14
18:14

Floods Disrupt Distribution of PLE Scripts in Amuria amuria district

Joseph Ojur, Amuria district inspector of schools says floods disrupted the distribution of examination scripts as some roads were cut off.
17:41
17:41

Teachers Sue KCCA Over Council Representation

Teachers in Kampala have sued Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) for excluding their representation as councillors to the council like other professional bodies.
17:27
17:27

Kadaga: I Cannot Be Held Accountable for Kipoi's Absence 1 1

According to Kadaga, she received a request from Kipoi on 20th September 2013 for a leave of absence for three months, starting on 23rd September but she did not grant it.
17:25
17:25

Spare a Thought for Karamoja bad roads

The rainy season is hell on earth for travellers who have to travel through the Karamoja region of Uganda. With many roads still neglected, travellers are often stuck on the road for days. A traveller from Moroto to Kampala considers it a good journey if they are in the city in three days during the peak of the rain season.
17:15
17:15

Museveni Blames DRC For Prolonged Conflict african union

President Yoweri Museveni has blamed the prolonged conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo—DRC on what he called indifference of the country’s leadership. Museveni says efforts by the African Union and the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region--ICGLR were ignored in favour of a euro-centric foreign policy.
16:14
16:14

Congolese Tutsi Accuse Govt Forces Of Harassment m23 rebels 1 2 Top story

A group of Kinyarwanda speaking Congolese has accused government forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo of harassing them on grounds of alleged collaboration with the M23 rebels.
15:44
15:44

Uganda Prisons: 107 Inmates Sit PLE 2

Richard Ocieng another inmate says his arrest gave him a chance to enroll for primary education. Ocieng says he started in primary three and hopes to study further and become a doctor when he is out of jail.
15:07
15:07

Isabirye Parts Ways with SC Victoria University alex isabirye 1

Youthful Coach Alex Isabirye has officially resigned his position at top Premier League side SC Victoria University.
14:24
14:24

Day Care Center Excites Wandegeya Market Vendors 4 6

Mutesasira says the day care center is yet to be furnished adding that, they have approached some corporate bodies to provide the necessary facilities.
13:25
13:25

M23 Declare Ceasefire As DRC Forces Claim Victory m23 rebels

The M23 rebels in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo say they have ended their insurgency, hours after the government forces claimed victory.
13:08
13:08

Rakai Hospital Suspends Major Operations As Blood Crisis looms

The situation has forced hospital authorities to suspend major operations while most life threatening cases are referred to Masaka Regional Referral Hospital, Kalisizo and other hospitals.
12:31
12:31

KCCA Still Screening Wandegeya Market Vendor Lists 4 2 Top story

The much hyped opening of the 1,200 stall market was initially planned for 1st November. But Peter Kaujju, the Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) Publicist maintains that the market will be operational before the end of this month.
11:58
11:58

Maternal and Infant Mortality Rates in Kamuli Worry Health Officials infant deaths 2

Blandina Nakiganda, the Kamuli District Health Officer says in the 2011/2012 financial year, they lost 101 children out of every 1000 births and 217 out of 100 mothers during delivery.
11:58
11:58

Bududa Residents Protest Diversion Of Water Project 3

Residents of Bududa on Monday stormed the district headquarters in a peaceful demonstration to protest the diversion of a 13.7 billion-shilling gravity water project.
11:24
11:24

Central Bank Maintains Deadline For Exchange Of Old Currency Notes tumusiime mutebile 2 1

Bank of Uganda Governor Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile says persons still holding the recalled notes still have an opportunity to exchange them at various BOU currency centers in Mbarara, Mbale, Kabale, Arua, Jinja, Gulu, Masaka and FortPortal.
11:23
11:23

Fire Guts Gulu Main Market fire burns market 1

Milton Opoka, a chicken dealer says that he and his colleague lost more than 170 birds in the fire, which gutted their chicken house. Opoka says the fire came a time, when they were starting to reap big ahead of the festive season.
11:03
11:03

DRC Forces Claim Victory Over M23 m23 rebels 1 3 Top story

Government forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo have claimed victory over M23 rebels in the east of the country, more than a week after fighting resumed.
11:02
11:02

Chaos Overshadows NRM As EC Postpones Nominations In Bukanga mp gregory matovu 4

As the party leadership ponders the next move ahead of today’s nominations, demonstrations have already broken out as kangwagye’s supporters protest the approval of Nathan Byanyima as the NRM Flag Bearer.
10:54
10:54

Soroti Head Teacher in Trouble for Forging Signature of Japanese Diplomat 1 3

Information obtained by URN shows that the Japanese embassy donated shillings 220 million to Soroti Islamic Primary School to fund the construction of teacher’s quarters and renovation of the classroom blocks. However, Alomu is said to have mismanaged part of the money leading to his interdiction.
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