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19:31
19:31

Al Shabaab Parade 'UPDF Soldier'

Somali terrorist insurgents, the Al Shabaab have today released a video in which a captive believed to be a Ugandan soldier pleads for help.
19:07
19:07

Health Ministry On the Spot Over Hepatitis B Management hepatitis b vaccine 2

The verification exercise by the Ministry of Finance in April 2016 indicates that the Health ministry failed to procure anti-retroviral drugs for treatment of people who have tested positive with the virus, estimated at 3.5 million.
18:48
18:48

Researchers Hail New Book on Public Health 4 1

Grace Ndeezi, a professor of paediatrics and Child health from the Makerere College of Health Sciences said the book is good for health workers, social workers, policy makers and all practitioners since it addresses the daily information and communication gaps.
18:15
18:15

Pictorial : Residents Invade Disputed Land in Hoima District

The dispute pits Justus Tibagwa who claims to be the legitimate owner of the land measuring 1600 hectares against residents, mostly of Alur origin.
18:04
18:04

Mbale Court Official Asks Judge for Stationery mbale high court

Justice Nshimye advised the Mbale High Court staff to always highlight childrens cases that are registered together in the adults books for easy identification. In response, Denis Obonyo Xavier, the in-charge of criminal registry said: You are right my lord. But my lord, we request that you avail us with highlighters that we shall be using in highlighting the childrens cases.
17:15
17:15

Thugs Take Over Arua Golf Club arua golf course 1 1

During the day, opium smokers are seen casually smoking in groups in the valley that is shielded from either sides. Some people say when they are high on the substance they start hunting for women who cross the greenbelt, even during the day.
17:03
17:03

UNRA Asked to Recover UGX 47 billion from Chinese Contractors road construction 1 5

The companies to which money was advanced include China Railway 18th Group 12.9billion, China Railway No.3 Group 12.9billion, Zhongmei Engineering 96.5billion, China Railway No.5 Group 8.4billion and Chongqing International Construction Company 7billion.
16:51
16:51

UPDF Captain In Trouble for Impersonating Gen Saleh's Aide general salim saleh 2 1

During interrogation at Luweero Police station, Captain Ali Idagiri insisted that he works with State House and executes missions for General Saleh.
16:43
16:43

UWA Under International Spotlight Over Pangolin Trade poaching 1 Top story

The conservation groups drawn from Europe, Asia, America and Africa say it is extremely difficult for law enforcement agencies to distinguish wild pangolins from farmed pangolins. They warn of the potential for disease to spread from reintroduction programmes.
16:42
16:42

Busoga Region Undertakes $2.5m Preterm Birth Study Project neonatal mortality 4

The study to be carried out by Jinja Regional Referral Hospital, Iganga General Hospital, Bugiri General Hospital, Kamuli General Hospital and St. Francis Buluuba Mission Hospital, aims at identifying facility based solutions to reduce neonatal mortality and morbidity due to pre-maturity.
16:41
16:41

Govt To Pay Lukwago Salary Arrears in Two Weeks 3 1

Minister in charge of KCCA affairs, Beti Olive Kamya told MPs on the Presidential Affairs committee today that consultations are ongoing with the Attorney General, Solicitor General and the Lord Mayor to make sure that the money is paid within two weeks.
16:14
16:14

Acholi War Debts Claimants In Fresh Leadership Wrangle

On Monday, more than 200 members of the Association led by the former chairperson, Eng. Noah Opwonya held a meeting at their new offices in Library Parish in Pece Division in Gulu municipality where they decided to oust the leadership of John Kiiza Nyeko.
16:07
16:07

MPs Query Low Revenue Collection in Lira Municipality

Aswa county MP Reagan Okumu, who is the committee chairperson, says members are too concerned with the revenue collections in Lira, adding that it is too little compared to other municipalities in the country.
16:01
16:01

Former VP John Babiiha's House Turned into Church franklin kunihira 1

In 2014, government spent 11 million Shillings to renovate the 8-bedroomed house in Fort Portal Municipality. However, the same house is now home to Christ Rock Pentecostal Church under the leadership of Pastor James Matsiko.
15:12
15:12

Kamya, Lukwago Disagree on Kampala Markets Inquiry markets in kampala 3 1

The Minister in Charge of Kampala Beti Olive Kamya says that her office has received 30 petitions from various markets including USAFI, St. Balikuddembe Owino, Kasubi and Wandegeya markets, to resolve the impasse that has affected management and running of the markets.
13:02
13:02

Lira BRAC Area Manager Stabbed to Death murder

The manager, a Bangladesh national was attacked together with James Aworu, a support staff from their house located behind BRAC offices at Te-obia village in Lira Municipality last night. Aworu sustained serious injuries.
12:28
12:28

Former MPs Caution on Proposed Constitution, Land Amendments medals 3 1

Dick Nyai, the former Member of Parliament for Ayivu County said the proposed amendment is dangerous and sets a bad precedent for Uganda. He warned the ruling party to desist from riding on its numerical strength to dwarf parliament.
12:21
12:21

Ntungamo Matooke Market in a Sorry State 1 2

Jovanis Kwarisiima, another Matooke dealer says the market is developing deep holes, which risks the lives of traders and buyers.
11:36
11:36

4 Ugandans Still Missing in South Sudan missing ugandans 1

To date, the search has not yielded any results. But Police spokesperson, Andrew Felix Kaweesi, says they havent lost of finding the missing persons.
11:10
11:10

Over 100 Children to Get Free Surgery 1

Esther Akayos 8- months- old- baby was born with protruding intestines. Akayo says her daughter was operated after birth at Kabarole Regional Referral hospital to create an anus to help the baby pass out stool but she developed complications.
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