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22:21
22:21

Former Minister Maria Mutagamba Passes on rakai woman mp seat 1

Maria Lubega Mutagamba, the former Minister Tourism Wildlife and Antiquities has passed on at Case Hospital in Kampala.
19:32
19:32

She Cranes Defeat Botswana In Africa Netball Championship peace proscovia 1

Uganda She Cranes started the 2017 Africa Netball Championship on a winning note against Botswana on Saturday.
17:37
17:37

Worker's Strike Stalls Construction of BOU Currency Centre golf course 3 3

Julius Ndhala, one of the leaders of the striking workers, says they are concerned because their daily allowances dont come on time yet they have families to take care of. The affected workers earn between Shillings 7000 and 20,000 each day depending on their qualifications and the kind of work they do.
17:12
17:12

Prison Warders Held Over Escape of Hardcore Inmate 1

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says Ajep is behind several robberies and murders targeting boda boda motorcyclists. He also says they have information that Ajep had attempted to escape three times before.
17:08
17:08

Eid Moon Sighted eid fitri 1 Top story

Eid will be celebrated across the Middle East on Sunday following the sighting of the moon today. The moon-sighting committee in Saudi Arabia has announced that today Saturday, June 24 will be the last day of Ramadan, and that Sunday June 25 will be the first day of the month of Shawwal and the first day of Eid ul Fitr.
15:49
15:49

URA Lawyer To Sue Parliament Over Oil Cash Bonanza oil bonanza 1 Top story

Ali Sekatawa, one of the beneficiaries of the controversial oil cash bonanza has threatened to petition court to stop government from implementing the recommendations of parliament on the matter. Abdu Katuntu, the COSASE Committee Chairperson, says those aggrieved by the report are free to go to court.
14:28
14:28

Lightning Caused Thursday National Power Blackout umeme power company

The lightning according to sources hit installations at Nalubale switch yard leading to a tripping in generation at all the three hydro power stations Kiira, Bujagali and Nalubale.
13:22
13:22

Lightning Injures 19 in Butaleja police 2

Amiina Hiisa, the Busaba and Nawanjofu Sub-Counties Female councilor, says they want the district to allocate funds for installing the lightning arresters at the schools immediately and repairing the destroyed classroom block.
13:11
13:11

UNRA Takes Over Busia-Lumino Road shoody works 2

UNRA accused the Chinese firm of doing shoddy work and completing only 13 percent of the work yet the project is expected to wind up within three months.
12:29
12:29

President Museveni's Speech At Nile Basin Summit

The modest increase of the population, alongside the continued under-development of the population, becomes a problem by default. With development of the population, the bigger size, as can be seen from China, is actually a big advantage. They are workers, entrepreneurs, scientists and consumers.
12:08
12:08

Kenya Host Uganda In Africa Rugby Gold Cup john duncan 1

In-form Kenya will play host to Uganda Rugby Cranes in the first match of the 2017 Africa Rugby Gold Cup this afternoon in Nairobi.
12:04
12:04

Local Government Leaders Ask for Tax Waivers allowances 1 2

In their petition to parliament, the Local Government leaders want the LC V Chairperson to earn a gross pay of Shillings 15 million.
11:53
11:53

Japan's Honda To Start Football Academy In Uganda moses magogo 1

Japans top player Keisuke Honda who also features for Italian side, AC Milan said on Friday that he will start a football academy in Uganda.
11:29
11:29

Postponement of Rukiga Elections Draws Mixed Reactions rukiga district 4

Frank Besigye Kyerere, a voter from Kangondo in Rwamucucu Sub County welcomes the postponement of the exercise, saying it will help to stop confusion and animosity among residents, which has already started emerging.
10:47
10:47

Classroom Crisis Forces Pupils to Occupy Defective Blocks 3 2

Steven Kakeeto, the Masaka Municipal Education Officer, says the high number of pupils at Hill Road Public school forced them to authorize the school to utilize the classrooms. He says they decided to withhold the money for the liability period after the contractor declined to redo the works.
10:26
10:26

Omony Shines As Oilers Stop KIU kiu titans 1

Defending Champions City Oilers stopped Kampala International University KIU Titans 73-64 in a hotly contested national basketball league game played at the MTN Arena, Lugogo.
10:03
10:03

Children Petition Kadaga On Alcohol Abuse alcohol consumption 3 1 Top story

Straight Talk Executive Director, Suzan Ajok, requested Kadaga to be their champion for the Red Card Campaign against underage alcohol consumption, citing a recent study showing that 50 percent of young people have ever consumed alcohol while 71 percent know where to buy illicit alcohol.
09:48
09:48

Health Officials Demand Special Fund Support for Refugees rwandese refugees 2 1

Alphose Mugira, a refugee from Rwanda has lived at the settlement for 15 years. Mugira says that healthcare and educational opportunities for the refugees are very limited in the settlement
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