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18:15
18:15

Hundreds Turn Up For Sickle Cell Screening fundraising drive 5 1

Evelynn Mwesigwa, the Executive Director Sickle Cell Network in Uganda cited a need for Ugandans to screen early to know their status and to avoid having children with sickle cell anaemia.
16:16
16:16

Muslim Clerics to Sue Kayihura for Alleged Torture 1

The suspects, now on remand in Luzira Prison, complained that they were tortured on different occasions in the course of the investigations by the Joint Anti-Terrorism Task Force JATF.
15:59
15:59

AMISOM Police Asked to Secure Somali Elections

Deputy Police Commissioner, Christine Alalo, said Uganda security forces had a duty to help Somalia hold a successful election that will culminate into the election of a new president on October 30.
12:36
12:36

Kitgum Teachers Form New SACCO 3

Demar Loklanya, the chairperson of Uganda National Teachers Union UNATU in Kitgum district says that they have registered 30 members so far and successfully registered with the national teachers SACCO as an affiliate.
12:20
12:20

Mbarara Drafts New Physical Development Plan planning 2 1

Mbarara Municipality Town Clerk Johnson Baryantuma Munono says the new plan seeks to address the challenge of slums and cater for the divisions of Nyakayojo, Kakiika and Biharwe that were annexed to the municipality during the expansion of boundaries in 2014.
12:00
12:00

Fiscal Dependence Killing Decentralization Policy - Local Govts lwengo district 6 1

The decentralization policy introduced 24 years ago, was aimed at extending services closer to the people. This meant that services which were initially coming direct from central government would be provided at the District, Municipality and Sub County level.
11:27
11:27

We Are Ready to Teach - Mak Lecturers university strike 2

Lecturers at Makerere University say they are ready to start teaching as soon as the non-teaching staff calls off a sit-down strike.
10:37
10:37

Star Times Falcons Tame Our Savior ucu canons 3

Falcons team captain Stephen Omony made a game high 28 points while Francis Karoro made 23 points in a game that saw the Our Savior team outcompeted.
10:15
10:15

Minister Blocks Disposal of Sembabule Sacco Assets 2 2

Taala Yamawogola Savings and Credit Cooperative Society Sacco, with offices in Mateete and Sembabule town councils respectively, went bankrupt and closed shop after managers allegedly stole members savings amounting to 860 million shillings.
09:12
09:12

Uganda To Start Universal Treatment of HIV in October hiv prevalence 2

Dr Joshua Musinguzi, the Aids Control Program Manager at the Ministry of Health says the ministry has finalised the plan to test and treat all those found HIV positive.
08:58
08:58

Collaborative Forest Management Approach Introduced In Gulu 4

The initiative will among others restore degraded Abera Central forest reserve sitting on 176 hectares of land along Gulu Kitgum road.
08:47
08:47

Serugo Next Hope For Uganda At Olympics boxing 1 Top story

Ronald Serugo will this evening face Armenias Narek Abgaryan in the preliminary round of the fly weight 52kg category at the on-going Olympic Games in Brazil.
08:40
08:40

UN Security Council Endorses Juba Deployment

United Nations Security Council UNSC has authorized deployment of foreign forces in South Sudan to protect civilians and key installations in the worlds youngest nation.
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