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22:42
22:42

Court Martial Chairman Maj. Gen Karuhanga Dead india 1 Top story

Chairman of the UPDF Court martial, Maj. Gen. Levi Karuhanga has died.
18:46
18:46

Court Allows Attorney General to File New Evidence Against Gen. Sejusa 1

Justice Margaret Oumo Oguli made the ruling this afternoon that hearing the matter without hearing from the respondents will not be fair given the fact that the matter is of public. It will be in the interest of justice to accept the application and the matter resumes for hearing, she ruled.
18:25
18:25

Buganda Caucus Split Over Speaker's Race nrm party

URN has learnt that some of the members of the Buganda parliamentary caucus are not happy with the move by their chairperson, Godfrey Kiwanda, the Mityana North MP to openly declare support for the Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanya
18:09
18:09

Catholic Church Launches 450 Million Martyr's Day Celebration 3

Joseph Anthony Zziwa, the Bishop of Kiyinda-Mityana diocese says the celebrations will cost over Shillings 450 million. Bishop Zziwa says the money will be used for preparing the facilities at the site on the day of celebrations, transport choir members; provide seats for thousands of pilgrims who will flock the area and a host of other activities.
17:51
17:51

Museveni, Uhuru to Discuss Migingo Island Dispute henry okello oryem 1

Henry Okello Oryem, the State Minister for Regional Cooperation, says the two heads of state will discuss the dispute with the hope of finding a last solution to the conflict that threatens the diplomatic relations between the two neighboring countries.
17:40
17:40

Police Hold 60 Members of Kifesi Criminal Gang 2

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, says police had initially thought Kifesi comes from Katwe-Kinyoro and Kisenyi but their intelligence led them to Dembe bar.
17:16
17:16

Cancer Institute: Aga Khan Radiotherapy Offer Misrepresented free radiotherapy 2 1 Top story

Dr. Jackson Orem, the Director Uganda Cancer Institute, explains that Aga Khan Hospital only offered 400 dosages to Uganda as opposed to 400 patients as presented by the health officials to parliament.
16:24
16:24

EU to Monitor Implementation of Electoral Reforms 1 1 Top story

Deborah Malac, the US Ambassador to Uganda, said some of the issues pointed by EU are similar to those pointed out by the report issued by the US several weeks ago. She urged Uganda to take up the recommendations in the spirit of partnership and democracy.
15:23
15:23

Sebei Elders Appeal to Museveni For Dialogue 5

Alex Chaicha Chapman, a retired teacher says people are angry because the results of the February polls dont reflect the will of the majority of voters. He cautions Museveni against being deceived by the silence of the people, saying they are grieving in their hearts.
15:03
15:03

Two Killed, Three Others Injured Over Witchcraft Allegations. accident 2

Lameck Kigozi the Savannah Regional Police spokesperson says Denis Male was lynched by a mob when he rammed into the house of his aunt, Mary Nantumbwe, a resident of Busula A zone while driving his vehicle registration number UAL 702A killing Nakatudde.
14:55
14:55

Rains Bring Hope To Thirsty Karamoja karamoja region

A visit to the villages in Nadunget Sub County, residents were busy harvesting white ants, picking a variety of green vegetables and most significant the planting season that has taken off in most parts of the region.
14:29
14:29

140 Pump Stations Unmasked for Selling Adulterated Fuel 1 Top story

Some of the multiple defaulters of many pumps, on different months or different quarters include stations like Sena Savers in Mubende, Hope Well in Mayuge, Ronnex in Gayaza ,Wakiso, Kasambira in Kamuli, Kiwenda in Wakiso, Kobil in Apac, Mubende and Mityana, and Super Dembe in Wakiso.
13:13
13:13

Gov't Introduces New Insecticide 2 1

According to Ocan, the fresh round of IRS targets Otuke, lira, Dokolo, Amolatar,Alebtong, Kaberamaido, Serere, Namutumba, Kibuuku, Buddha, Bukedi, Bugiri, Tororo, Pallisa and Butaleja districts.
12:42
12:42

UPDF Deployment At Kitgum Court Irks Residents 1 1

Jackson Baryampika, the Kitgum District Police Commander, admitted that it was an oversight for the soldiers to maintain their presence at the court when there is no security concern.
12:09
12:09

MPs to Gov't: Set Up Salary Commission salary disparities 1

In the report, the Committee Chairperson, Freedom Kwiyucwiny cites the gross disparity and irregular payment of allowances and retainer fees of District Service Commission members in local governments.
11:51
11:51

Hotel Owners, Uganda Performing Rights Society Clash Over Royalties industry 5

Harriet Katushabe, the Director Satellite Hotel, says last year, officials from UPRS raided her hotel in the company of bouncers and police officers and confiscated her music system and television sets without any justifiable cause. She says they were slapped with hefty fines in disregard of the status of the hotel.
11:27
11:27

Justice Ogoola Faults Gov't on Journalist's Attack journalism 4 1

Justice Ogoola also cited attempts to frustrate the first presidential debate held on 15th January through load shading.
10:44
10:44

Health Officials Destroy 13,000 Litres of Suspicious Beverage 1 1

Norah Fuathum, the Arua Municipal Health Inspector, says they confiscated the beverage because they found it being produced in a very unhygienic environment.
10:07
10:07

Buyende Farmers Embrace Agro Forestry tree planting

Fredrick Kabbale, the Buyende District Production Officer, says in the past several farmers in the district lost crops due to heavy rains and drought resulting from the effects of climate change. He says as a result, they started encouraging farmers to embrace Agro Forestry to mitigate the effects of climate change.
09:53
09:53

Tight Battle For Ekiring In Tahiti International Open edwin ekiring 1

Africa and Ugandas top player Edwin Ekiring faces a tough test when he takes part in the 2016 Tahiti International Open which starts today in Punaauia.
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