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19:13
19:13

Inside The Remaining Nakumatt Outlets water

The regional retailer Nakumatt closed three of its Uganda outlets last week but the remaining stores lack basic products, with many empty stalls and fridges, Uganda Radio Network has established. There are no beverages in the Oasis Mall outlet. For instance, buyers cant get a 500-millilitre or 300-millilitre plastic bottle of soda in this outlet. There are less than 50 plastic sodas of two-litre volume remaining in this outlet. When our reporter inquired why there are no beverages, an attendant said, They have not been bringing them sodas and water for about two months. Fridges and stalls in the beverages section are empty.
18:56
18:56

Harishe Asuman Signs for Mbarara City FC uganda super league 1

The defender becomes the third signing for the newly promoted Mbarara-based club. Asuman who played for IFK Amal in Sweden comes after Congolese winger Suwed Satugombo and Saidi Byekwaso from Mbarara Football Club.
18:36
18:36

Health Experts Want Inmate with Drug Resistant TB Isolated 1 1

Public Health specialists in Lira want Joseph Omoo alias Ajep, who is being held at Lira Central Police Station to be detained in an isolation cell since he is a Multi-Drug Resistance Tuberculosis -MDR TB case. Ajep who was on remand at Lira Central Government Prision, escaped on Friday last week from TB ward 5 at Lira Regional Referral Hospital where he was receiving treatment for MDR TB.
18:05
18:05

Pictorial: Bunyangabu District Interim LCV Chairperson Elections peter musinguzi

Peter Musinguzi got nine votes while his rival Moses Ikagobya got five votes.
17:51
17:51

Drivers Petition Parliament Over Multiple Fees 2 1

Wilson Owere, the General Secretary of the National Organisation of Trade Unions NOTU, appealed to Parliament to protect the informal sector, which employs more people compared to government.
17:51
17:51

How Local People Viewed Ssebaana democratic party 3 2 Top story

At Ssebaanas ancestral home in Mpande village, Nyimbwa Sub County in Luweero district, locals described the veteran politician as pro people, generous and a man who touched their lives. Shafik Walugembe, the Mpande village local council chairperson, says that Ssebaana will be remembered for extending electricity and maintaining a road which benefited all the people. Walugembe adds that every Saturday, Ssebaana used to organise social parties at his home where he interacted with locals irrespective of their status.
17:10
17:10

Ziridamu Elected Interim Kyotera LC V Chairman interim leadership 1 2

The Rakai District Returning Officer declared Ziridamu elected this afternoon after defeating his rival, Charles Nsuba Ntensibe, the LC V councilor of Kyebe Sub County.
17:06
17:06

Gulu DP Members Mourn Ssebaana ssebaana kizito

Democratic Party DP leaders in Gulu district are mourning the death of veteran politician and former party president John Ssebaana Kizito. Ssebaana, 83, succumbed to a stroke at Nakasero Hospital where he was rushed two weeks ago in critical condition.
16:26
16:26

NRM Caucus Summoned Over GMO Bill 1

The divided opinion on the GMOs was witnessed again last week on the floor of parliament when legislators received conflicting reports on GMOs from the Science and Technology committee which has been scrutinizing the National Biotechnology and Bio-safety Bill.
16:25
16:25

School Administrators Asked Not to Interfere with Mass Enrollment of Learners nira 2 1

The State Minister for Primary Education, Rosemary Nansubuga Sseninde, says some head teachers have tagged the national exercise on school fees payment.
15:47
15:47

Ssebaana's Death a Blow to Uganda's Politics, Economy – MPs 7

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga described the late Ssebaana as one who could associate with everybody but remained committed to the Democratic Party DP. Kadaga also described the Late Ssebaana as a giant to Ugandas economy.
15:20
15:20

Uganda's Current Account Deficit Reduces 2 1

According to Bank of Ugandas Executive Director for Policy and Research, Dr Adam Mugume, Ugandas current account has reduced to one trillion shillings in the year ended April 2017 from two trillion shillings in the year ended April 2016.
15:19
15:19

Election of Interim Kyotera LCV Chairman Underway interim leadership 1

The electorate comprises of all members of the original District Council representing the sub counties and other electoral areas within the new district. This puts the Kyotera district Electoral College at 17 people.
15:03
15:03

Peter Musinguzi Elected Bunyangabu District Interim Chairman moses ikagobya 1

Musinguzi polled nine votes while his sole challenger Moses Ikagobya recorded five votes. The voting exercise was undertaken by 14 councilors, who were all members of the original District Council representing the sub counties within the new district.
14:56
14:56

Six Students Pin Mak Lecturer for Sexual Harassment sex for marks 2 1 Top story

While the report was submitted to Makerere University Appointments Board for appropriate action, the Board Chairperson, Bruce Balaba Kabaasa, says they cant take any action since the matter is before court.
12:40
12:40

Food Shortage Persists in Soroti District unreliable rainfall 4

The sub counties of Kamuda, Asuret, Arapai, and Gweri are worst hit after recording low yields of maize, groundnuts, millet and beans during the first season of the yea
12:07
12:07

Veteran Politician John Ssebaana Kizito Is Dead 1 Top story

The Former Kampala Mayor suffered a stroke which reportedly damaged his brain two weeks ago.
10:26
10:26

Bunyangabu District Interim Elections Delayed moses ikagobya 1

Valley Kanzira, the Kabarole District Registrar declined to comment on the delayed elections when contacted by URN.
07:35
07:35

Minister Clarifies on Soroti University Land 4

According to Amongi, Soroti University only owns 184 hectares of land in block 7, which was given to Teso College of Higher Education TECHE by Teso College Aloet TCA.
07:34
07:34

City Oilers Lose to Ndejje Angels in NBL 1

Angels Deng Maker made 18 points while Michael Otieno scored 17 points. Oilers Stephen Omony scored 18 points.
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