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20:17
20:17

Gulu University Lecturers Finally End Strike

The staff voted to call off the strike after they were assured of the availability of the 800 million shillings extra load allowances over which they declared the strike in October last year. The vice chancellor, Prof. George Ladaa Openjuru, thereafter announced that students will report back on February 14 for their end of semester one exams.
20:12
20:12

Parliament Wants Govt to Explain Evictions in Nakaseke updf 3

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga, who was chairing the house today, Wednesday, asked the Ministry of Lands and that of Defence to interrogate the situation in Nakaseke in which hundreds of people from Kinyogoga sub county are being evicted by Major John Mwesigwa, Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF officer.
19:53
19:53

Eastern Uganda Posts Worst Results in UCE uneb 2 1

Districts in Eastern Uganda have recorded the worst performance in the just released Uganda Certificate of Education UCE results.
19:22
19:22

Parliament Directs for Special Audit of PTA Loan pta bank 1 2

Parliament has directed the Auditor General to conduct a special audit to ascertain the performance and use of the US Dollars 200 Million loan acquired from PTA Bank by Finance Ministry. Finance Minister Matia Kasaija is under fire together with the Secretary to the Treasury Keith Muhakanizi for misleading Parliament and obtaining the loan from the East and Southern African Trade and Development Bank PTA by false pretence.
18:39
18:39

Radio Death: Case Hospital to Refund UGX 29M goodlife crew 1

Case Hospital is to refund 29 million shillings meant to pay for treatment of fallen music icon Mowzey Radio who died on February 1. Also known as Moses Ssekibogo, the popular artiste was admitted at Case Hospital on the night of January 22 after he sustained injuries in what his friends have described as a bar brawl. The incident reportedly happened at Da Bar, a popular hangout place in Entebbe, from where Mowzey Radio was allegedly beaten and pushed to the ground by Godfrey Wamala alias Troy, an employee of the place.
18:23
18:23

Examination Leakage Didn't Affect Performance-UNEB 2 1

Odongo explains that while the number or candidates who had access to the leaked exams is still unknown, UNEB can comfortably say very few candidates actually used the leaked papers to pass their examinations.
18:08
18:08

Dental Patients Stranded at Moroto Hospital ministry of health 1 1

Dr. Alfred Francis Ogwang, the Director Moroto Regional Referral Hospital, said the only dental surgeon at the hospital traveled to Kampala for a meeting with the Health Ministry Permanent Secretary.
17:53
17:53

BoU's Bagyenda Out, Tumubweine in as ED Supervision justine bagyenda 1

Top level changes have occurred in Bank of Uganda, seeing the Executive Director of Supervision Justine Bagyenda going for early retirement. Bagyenda, holding one of the most powerful positions in the central bank, is being replaced by Dr Twinemanzi Tumubweine, the Director of Industry Affairs at Uganda Communications Commission.
17:47
17:47

Police Deploys at Mowzey's Home Over Threats to Mother killing 1

In her statement, Kasubo says those behind the threats warn of trouble unless Mowzeys body is move from Nakawuka and his property distributed between them and the mother.
17:14
17:14

Missing DPP Official Returns Home

Jane Kajuga, the spokesperson of the Directorate of Public Prosecution, says Fatuma Ssendagire Nabiwemba who had been reported missing since December 12, has been reunited with her family.
16:31
16:31

Health Ministry Dismisses Claims of Death Relating to Mengo Surgical Camp mengo hospital 2 1

Dr. Opendi says the collaboration was meant to enable the local Neurosurgeons to participate in the exercise and learn from since the country has nine surgeons. She explains that the 31 patients were operated successfully without any adverse effects.
16:15
16:15

Education Ministry Ponders Crackdown on Defiant Schools janet museveni 1 3

The Ministry of Education and Sports last year issued directives stopping unauthorized increment of school fees and the closure of facilities that did not meet the minimum education standards. However, many schools have defied these directives, according to a speech read by State Minister for Higher Education, John Chrysostom Muyingo.
15:51
15:51

COSASE Kicks Out Parliamentary Commissioners Over Lack of Accountability Documents 3 1

The COSASE Chairperson, Bugweri County MP, Abdu Katuntu told the Parliamentary service comprised of the four commissioners of Parliament, the Clerk to Parliament, Jane Kibirige and the Accountants of Parliament who had started presenting their accountability that they cant proceed without evidence.
15:24
15:24

Medical Interns Withdraw from Government Hospitals 1 9

Each intern doctor in Uganda is entitled to a gross monthly pay of 950,000 Shillings. However, they have not been paid allowances for the month of January 2018. About 60 of them have also not received payments since December 2017, according to Dr Robert Lubega, the president of the Uganda Medical Interns in Uganda.
14:59
14:59

Accident Claims Four Inmates, Injures 30 Others kaberamaido

One of the Prison Warders, Peter Okello, says the accident occurred when the tipper truck registration number UAD 017L they were traveling in lost control at Lwala village along Kaberamaido-Soroti road and overturned.
13:27
13:27

UNEB Reports Improved Performance in UCE uce results 2 1

Statistics show that 11.4 percent of the male candidates scored division one compared to 8.4 percent female candidates. 18.6 percent boys scored second division compared to 15.4 girls who are in the same division.
13:15
13:15

40 Held in City Operation kawempe 1 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, says the operation is part of an ongoing operation against Kifeesi.
12:34
12:34

Mowzey Murder Suspect Charged in Entebbe Court

The Entebbe Chief Magistrates Court has remanded Godfrey Wamala alias Troy, the prime suspect in the murder of popular music artiste, Moses Ssekibogo alias Mowzey Radio. The Resident State Attorney, Julius Muhirwe, told Court that police investigations into the matter were still ongoing.
12:02
12:02

UNEB Withholds Results of 4,525 Candidates 1 Top story

The most common form of malpractices included external assistance to the candidates, collusion and smuggling of unauthorized materials into the examination halls.
11:31
11:31

Lango Leaders Protest 'Infiltration' of Karimojong Herdsmen karimojong warriors

Awany leaders from both districts resolved recently to deploy a joint force comprising of the police and the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces -UPDF where the herdsmen are grazing their animals to monitor their activities.
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