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We Shall Not Succumb To Pressure - Mwesigwa ghana 1

Uganda Cranes skipper Andrew Mwesigwa has said Ghana will be more on pressure when the two teams battle this weekend in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier.
18:33
18:33

Curtain Drawn On Capt Burashana's Life updf

Captain Geofrey Burashana, the Military Police spokesperson, died on Wednesday afternoon at Mulago Hospital where he had been taken after being involved in a nasty motor accident in Zzana along Entebbe road. Speaking at his requiem service, the Commander of the Land Forces, Major General David Muhoozi, said Burashana was an extra-ordinary officer who never feared missions and deployments abroad.
18:09
18:09

MPs Demand Special Probe On Minister Byabagambi 1

Four opposition MPs are demanding for the establishment of a committee to investigate State Minister for Works John Byabagambi in the award of the controversial 22 trillion shillings procurement contract for the standard gauge railway.
17:32
17:32

MPs Pin Mbarara Hospital Director On Oxygen Shortage 1

Parliament has reprimanded Mbarara regional referral hospital director George Upenytho for failing to stock oxygen and ordering patients to buy it from garages. Upenytho was this afternoon appearing before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chaired by Jinja East MP Paul Mwiru to answer audit queries for financial year 2012/2013.
16:21
16:21

Boat Management Committee Officials Vanish with UGX 25M water transport 3 4

Bernard Lukwago, a resident of Kyaali says that the Ronald Musaazi, the Chairperson Boat management committee and his executive promised to buy them a new boat soon, but they are no where to be seen.
15:48
15:48

Lira Regional Referral Hospital Gets Medical Equipment Worth UGX 1.2B plan international

Dr. Edmond Acuke, the Deputy Health Officer Lira district says the donation will go along way to compliment government interventions in providing effective health service delivery.
15:08
15:08

National Census: Abajiri Followers Flee Their Homes 2

According to information obtained by URN, the RDC ordered sub county chiefs in the affected areas to mobilize Abajiri followers for dialogue from where they would be rounded up by police and enumerated forcefully.
14:19
14:19

Four Guns Recovered At The Uganda-Kenya Border In Amudat karamoja sub region

Denis Omara, the UPDF 3rd Division Spokesperson says Karamoja does not have gun wielding people after a decade of tense disarmament.
13:09
13:09

Hearing of Lwakataka's Case Stalls immacure fish

Grade One magistrate Suzan Awidi who had postponed the case to September 4th did not show up. The defendants as well as their lawyer Hassan Kamba were also not in court.
12:47
12:47

Fire Kills Two Children in Busia

Micheal Odongo, the Bukedi region police spokesperson identifies the deceased as one-year-old Rita Namusinyi and her three year old sister a one Faith, both children of Kasala Yobo a health worker at Masafu health Centre IV and Lydia Nabwire.
11:49
11:49

Hoima Modern Market Ready For Commissioning hoima municipality 1 2

The new market, a three-storied building which cost 13.7 billion shillings, will accommodate up to 1000 vendors. The market has restaurants, a clinic, a cold room for perishable items, a pharmacy and a parking yard. It’s among the six modern markets built in the towns of Gulu, Fort portal, Jinja, Lira and Mbale.
11:22
11:22

Jinja Quail Farmers in Brisk Business 2

According to Wangubo, the demand is overwhelming with some of the people traveling from as far as Mbarara to Jinja in search of quail eggs.
10:46
10:46

Asante Aviation Interim Injunction Extended stanbic bank uganda 1

On July 19th 2013, Stanbic Bank lawyers, Kateera & Kagumire Advocates, appointed an administrator to seize two aircraft belonging to Asante Aviation in order to recover a loan extended to the company earlier in the year. The airline, which had chartered flights to DRC, South Sudan and within Uganda had borrowed 4.2 million United States Dollars in 2013 to acquire three aircraft.
10:37
10:37

Birth Attendant Held Over Death of Mother and Child

Elly Maate, the Kigezi regional police spokesperson told URN on Wednesday that Tumusiime was being held pending further investigations into the incident.
10:10
10:10

Kabale District Engineer Ordered to Refund Missing Funds

He was later exhonerated in as far as the rehabilitation of Kamuserwa gravity flow scheme was concerned leaving him with a deficit of five millions for the minor repairs on Nyamukokwe gravity water flow scheme.
07:43
07:43

Cleaner Pleads Guilty of Issuing Fake HIV/AIDS Results penny clinic

Prosecution led by Anifa Kasana, told court that on August 27th, 2014 at Penny Clinic, the duo issued fake HIV results to a couple contrary to section 171 of penal code act.
07:30
07:30

Challenges Await New Muteesa I University VC 5 4

New Muteesa I Royal University vice chancellor, Professor Arthur Sserwanga, takes office amid challenges including poor sanitation and lack of a computer laboratory.Professor Sserwanga was installed on Wednesday at the Masaka-based institution by Prince David Wassajja who represented his brother, Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II.
07:13
07:13

Kalungu CAO Given Six Days to Reinstate Speaker 1 2

On Wednesday, Julia Lucy Acio, the Deputy Registrar Masaka high court delivered her ruling upholding the earlier high court ruling reinstating Kisekka.
06:56
06:56

MPs Okay UGX 254B KCCA Budget 1

Some Members of Parliament appeared confused on Wednesday as the House okayed the 254billion shillings budget for Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).
06:34
06:34

King Oyo Directs On Food Granaries tooro kingdom 1

Tooro King Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV has directed district authorities to ensure that all households in the kingdom have granaries as a way of fighting food insecurity. In the past, granaries were one of the key trademarks in rural households. They were used for storage of dried foodstuffs like maize, groundnuts, beans and millet.
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