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19:25
19:25

Justice Bamugemereire Grills Wakiso Surveyor surveyors 3 1

The Justice Bamugemereire commission today grilled Wakiso District Staff Surveyor Dr Joseph Kizito Batwe over a controversial survey which nearly had tenants lose their land to a city tycoon. The land in question involves Gaster Lule, the Managing Director of Ntake Bakery, tenants and land owners on a block located in Burongo Kitikko, Kyandondo in Wakiso.
18:54
18:54

Martyrs, Nyerere Uniting East Africa - Museveni uganda martyrs 2 1

President Yoweri Museveni has said that Mwalimu Julius Nyerere and the Uganda Martyrs are uniting East Africa. Museveni says many pilgrims who trek from different East African countries to Namugongo Shrine to commemorate the Uganda Martyrs Day and Julius Nyerere Day represent a true meeting of the regions ordinary citizen.
18:29
18:29

Hospital Holds Three More Mothers Over Medical Bills unpaid bills 4 1 Top story

The three mothers delivered through C-section and were retained by the hospital for failure to clear their medical bills. The mothers have spent between one and two months at Ceaser Asili Memorial Hospital.
17:39
17:39

Mak Convocation Asks Police to Investigate Prof. Ddumba, Etuusa abuse of office 2

Odois letter comes a few days after the High Court Civil Division directed Makerere University to reinstate Etuusa in her office following an application she filed challenging her suspension and attempts to take disciplinary actions against her.
16:51
16:51

Mbarara Police Hunts for Armed Thugs 2

Grace Kyankooko, a brother to Nyikiriza, says his sister was shot by the thugs when she went out with her daughter to buy salt in the trading center.
16:12
16:12

Government Seeking US$8bn for Refugee Crisis united nations 1

The Prime Minister, Ruhakana Rugunda, says Uganda needs USD 2 billion annually to handle the ever increasing costs of the humanitarian and long term needs of the growing number of refugees.
15:45
15:45

MPs Ask Government to Resolve Kyambogo University Crisis minsitry of finance 2

Joseph Ssewungu, the Kalungu West Member of Parliament, tasked the Finance Ministry to explain why the lecturers allowances havent been paid. According to Ssewungu, more than 700 lecturers are demanding allowances for research and examinations.
15:12
15:12

Anglican Church Takes Responsibility For Late Recognition of Female Martyr uganda martyrs 1 2

Apart from the monument at the Martyr Museum, no other monument has been erected in the country in honor of Kalala. A total of 43 Anglican and Catholic Uganda martyrs were killed by King Mwanga II between January 27 and 31, 1885.
14:44
14:44

Officer Wanted For Shooting Driver benson oyo nyeko

Ojok died while being rushed to Hoima Regional Referral Hospital for treatment. According to Hakiza, the officer shot his victims when he returned to the stone quarry, a few hours after parking his truck following the days work.
13:45
13:45

NFA Under Fire Over Illegal Logging In Bugoma Forest 5 1

Stuart Maniraguha, the Budongo Range Manager, said the issue of illegal lumbering involves both residents and community members. He explains that CFM group leaders often over step their mandate by taking unlawful decisions.
13:10
13:10

Museveni Directs IGG to Investigate UWA ED 1 Top story

Museveni also notes that some UWA officials are collaborating with Li Wejin and Yinzhi, both Chinese diplomats to export ivory from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Central African Republic and South Sudan. He also expresses displeasure over the reported theft of 1,300Kgs of impounded Ivory worth Shillings 3 billion from the UWA stores.
12:12
12:12

Ministry Approves 10 new Sub Counties in Bukedea 2 1

Morris Okitoi, 47 a resident of Bukedea district is happy with the creation of the new administrative units, saying it will save residents from trekking long distances in search of services.
11:40
11:40

Court Stops Coronation of Parallel Lango Chief 1 Top story

Through their lawyers, Bwire Abraham of Bashasha and Company Advocates, the applicants argued that Odongo and his agents have plans to forcefully enter the office of the paramount chief and oust Odur from his position.
11:00
11:00

Land Probe Committee Makes Impromptu Visit to Wakiso Lands Office land title 3 1

Bamugemereire explained that their decision to seat in Wakiso district and the impromptu visit to the Land office were meant to help the commission feel the real issues on the ground.
10:25
10:25

Bundibugyo Recovers 85 Percent of Youth Funds 1

Bundibugyo district has registered 89 percent recovery rate of funds disbursed to youth groups under the Youth Livelihood programme. During the financial year 2016/17, Bundibugyo district disbursed 650 million Shillings to 72 selected youth groups. Of these, 59 have so far made repayments to the tune of 520 million Shillings.
08:16
08:16

Gov't Tasked to Explain UPDF Deployment on Private Farms nwoya district 3 1

Lt Col. Patrick Opira, the UPDF Fourth Division Intelligence Officer, said the army had never authorized the deployments on private farms.
07:39
07:39

Kigezi Tea Workers on Strike Over Pay payment 4 1 Top story

Patrick Besigye Keihwa, the Kabale LC V Chairman, says he is tired of complaints of non- payment by the workers of Kigezi Highland Tea Company. He has promised to intervene and ensure the workers are paid their wages soon.
06:56
06:56

Canon Alfred Olwa Elected Bishop of Lango Diocese house of bishops 1

Rev. Olwa is an influential member of several boards and committees in the Anglican Church of East Africa. He was also a Canon of All Saints Cathedral at Boroboro in Lango diocese
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