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19:31
19:31

Museveni's Remarks against ICC Regrettable-MPs 3

But Aruu County MP Odongo Otto said President Museveni should not be forgetful that he praised the ICC in 2001 while asking it to investigate the heinous crimes by the Lord�s Resistance Army and its leaders. Otto questioned the president's change of goal posts especially now that the court is going for presidents.
18:49
18:49

Security Tightened as Cranes Face Togo in AFCON Qualifier football 2 1

Moses Magogo, the FA President also called upon Ugandans to come and cheer the team in big numbers. He however cautioned Ugandans to avoid dressing in jerseys that front political or religious affiliation. He said fans should not dress in a partisan manner.
18:26
18:26

Ugandan's Independence Celebrated in Somalia 3

He expressed confidence that Somalia is on the right path for development, cautioning that the peace building mission will require a holistic approach, especially incorporating the country’s youths and ensuring that the challenges they face today, such as widespread unemployment, lack of access to education, high levels of poverty, among others are addressed.
16:56
16:56

Primary Seven Pupil Drowns In River Malaba

Police in Malaba are searching for the body of a 16-year-old primary school pupil who reportedly drowned in River Malaba. Hassan Paliya, a primary seven pupil at Malaba Islamic primary school, went missing on the 3rd of October 2014 after he reportedly went to swim with his friends in River Malaba.
16:03
16:03

2 Minors Moved To Gulu Remand Home After Weeks In Detention juvenile offenders

Two detained minors with whom Police were stuck have finally been moved to Gulu remand home, more than two weeks after they were committed to high court for trial.
15:13
15:13

Nodding Mothers Struggle To Raise Own Children

Several young mothers suffering from nodding syndrome in Kitgum district are facing severe difficulties in raising their children. The teenagers unwillingly became mothers after they were defiled by men who shortly abandoned them after conception. Some underwent successful caesarean operations while others experienced normal labour.
14:50
14:50

Wanyoto Replaced As AU Somalia Envoy amisom soldiers

Ugandan born African Union Special Representative for Somalia and Head of AMISOM, Lydia Wanyoto has been replaced by Niger's Ambassador Maman S. Sidikou.
12:55
12:55

UPDF Soldier Kills Wife in Mubende marital discord

Security operatives in Mubende district are hunting for a UPDF soldier, who shot dead his wife this morning. The incident, according to the police, occurred at 10 am, at Kikoona village in Mubende town council.
12:48
12:48

Massa Promises More Goals Against Togo uganda cranes 1 1

Massa who leads the scoring charts in the qualifiers with four goals to his credit, told URN in an exclusive interview that he is hungry for more goals that will help the team qualify for the 2015 Afcon finals in Morocco. The Cranes last qualified for Afcon in 1978.
12:13
12:13

New Rebel Group Reported in Eastern DRC adf collaborators

The RDC said the group has been named ‘Sikiryamuba' a Lukhonzo word loosely translated “Cowards never rule.” The RDC explains that Sikiryamuba is a formation of the remnants of the group that conducted the July 5 attacks in which over 100 people were killed in Kasese, Bundibugyo and Ntoroko.
11:45
11:45

IGG Arrests Former NUSAF Officer for Embezzlement 2

Ali Munira, the IGG's Public relations officer told Uganda Radio Network that the money was meant to benefit Okocho Widows and Youth Heifers project. However, Todi diverted the funds to Ongatunyo Elders Heifers sub-project in total disregard of NUSAF regulations.
11:23
11:23

6000 Children Trafficked Out of Karamoja karamoja sub region 7 1

Several Isuzu trucks on a daily basis carry between 30 and 60 girls with a few mothers crossing into Teso, some 135 kilometers South West of Moroto town.
09:55
09:55

KCCA to Demolish Kiosks in Old Taxi Park kcca directive 1 Top story

In accordance with section 72(1) of the Public Health Act cap 281 which states that in the event of contravention of the any of the Public Health rules related to the erection of buildings the local authority without prejudice has the right to take proceedings for a fine in respect of the contravention and may by notice require the owner either to pull down or remove the works, The notice reads.
08:27
08:27

Poor Funding Cripples Vector Control Activities In Kabarole bilharzia

Vector control and management remains a challenge facing Kabarole, with some locals accusing the district of doing little to halt spread of diseases.
07:51
07:51

694 Wildlife Attacks Reported In Central Uganda Since 2007 stray animals 2

Close to 500 people have either been injured or killed by the wild animals between 2007 and 2013 in central Uganda. The figures are contained in a report titled “General Problem Animal Management Report from 2007-2013.”
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07:33

Mbabazi: Being Dropped Not An Issue As I Never Applied For PM Job yoweri museveni 1 Top story

Former Ugandan Premier and Kinkizi West Member of Parliament Amama Mbabazi has said that he is not bothered that he was dropped as the Ugandan Prime Minister because he never applied for the position.
07:05
07:05

ICC Is Instrument Of Post-colonial Hegemony - Museveni uhuru kenyatta 1 2 Top story

The International Criminal Court (ICC) is a biased club of big boys used as an instrument of post-colonial hegemony, President Museveni has said. In his address today at Uganda's 52 Independence anniversary celebrations at Kololo Airstrip, Museveni vowed to ask African states to review their membership to the ICC Treaty in the forthcoming Africa general summit.
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