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20:13
20:13

Uringi S. S. Accident Victim Dies at Nakasero Hospital

Three students died on the spot, while the injured, in their dozens, were rushed to Nebbi, Goli and Angal hospitals. The government later flew the three most critically injured students, including Oyenyboth, to Mulago National Referral Hospital.
19:16
19:16

UPDF to Probe Alleged torture at Mbuya Military Barracks torture in cells 1 2

This came after Butambala MP Muwanga Kivumbi told MPs and officials from the Ministry of Defense that the facility was being used as a torture chamber. Kivumbi said he had been approached by a number of people who claim to have been blindfolded at tortured from within the barracks.
18:58
18:58

Police Gets New ICT Director

Baryamwisaki, who has served as Deputy Director ICT for more than three years, will be working in an acting capacity until he is promoted to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police. The appointment comes three weeks after the end of the contract of the Former civilian Director Amos Ngabirano.
18:51
18:51

Japan Gives UGX 22B for Refugees, Host Communities unhcr

The assistance will be provided as part implementation of the Refugee and Host Population Empowerment ReHoPE strategy, part of the Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework and in line with the New York Declaration on Refugees and Migrants.
18:44
18:44

Makerere Staff Suspended Over Rape Allegation makerere university 1

Kisuze Edward, a senior administrator in the office of the academic registrar was suspended from the university by Acting Vice Chancellor Prof William Bazeyo to allow investigations into the matter. Kisuze allegedly raped the former student on Friday when she visited the office to pick her academic papers.
17:55
17:55

Gulu Man Charged With Faking Own Kidnap 1

In her statement, Alaroker told police that Elap called her on March 29th claiming that he had been kidnapped by three men at a swamp in Lukung parish in Laroo division.
17:44
17:44

Age Limit: General Muhoozi Admits Ordering Siege On Parliament age limit amended 4 1 Top story

Muhoozi says former IGP, Kale Kayihura asked for the UPDF to backup Police deployed at Parliament.
17:26
17:26

Administering PLE to Teachers Is Unacceptable- Minister 1 2

Sseninde adds that the exercise is in bad spirit and its not acceptable because it may demoralize the teachers.
16:39
16:39

Drum Tournament Revives Football Enthusiasm In Tooro buhinga playgrounds 1 1

Tooro Province Football Club represents Tooro in a competition that brings together teams from Buganda, Bunyoro, Ankole, Kigezi, West Nile, Acholi, Lango, Teso, Karamoja, Busoga, Bugisu, Rwenzori, Kampala and Sebei. Ever since the tournament started three months ago, hundreds of fans have turned up at Buhinga Playground in Fort Portal to cheer their team play against other provinces.
16:24
16:24

Law on Property Sharing in Cohabiting Couples in Final Stages 1 Top story

A law regulating on sharing property among cohabiting couples is in its finals stages and only awaits tabling on the floor of Parliament for first reading. Backed by the Uganda Law Reform Commission ULRC, the proposed law seeks to set guidelines on how property acquired among couples that are not legally married, but have been living together, will be shared when the relationship ends.
15:50
15:50

Weightlifters Still Missing In Gold Coast – Ogwel australia 1

The two weightlifters who disappeared during the just ended 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games are still missing.
15:40
15:40

Gov't to Borrow UGX 1.5 trillion for Schools, Health Centres uganda debts

This will include USD 200 million 734 billion Shillings to be borrowed from the World Bank for upgrading health centre IIs to health centre IIIs and construction of secondary schools and USD 212 million 778 billion Shillings from The Export-Import Exim Bank of China for rural electrification projects.
13:39
13:39

Cabinet Directs UCC to Ease Sim Card Registration 1 3

The Deputy Director Uganda Media Centre, Col Shaban Bantariza says the decision followed public outcry on the hustle of replacing lost Sim cards. Over the last three weeks, Ugandans seeking to replace lost sim cards were subjected to strict procedures that were set by Uganda Communications Commission
12:55
12:55

Agwata SS Fines Students For Strike uganda

The headmistress, Jane Obeny, who is just 19 days in the school, says the students are taken up by fun. She advised parents to be close to their children to help them make better decisions in life.
11:59
11:59

Chaos As Kirumira Forces Journalists into Police Court muhammad kirumira 1 2

Kirumira had appeared before the court for judgment on three of the cases for which he has been undergoing trial. These include corruption, neglect of duty and unlawful use of excessive authority.
11:37
11:37

IMF Chief Speaks Out on Digital Currencies 1

There are as many as 1,500 different types of digital currencies in circulation around the world, valued at an estimated 300 billion dollars, that is about 4.8 per cent of the worlds foreign exchange reserves, and twelve times Ugandas GDP.
10:45
10:45

Masaka Fugitive Wounded, Admitted at Mbarara Hospital musa ggaliwango

Galiwango had earlier been arrested as part of a group that attacked four villages in Lwengo and Bukomansimbi districts killings five people on New Years Day. However, he escaped from Masaka court where he and his co-accused, Mohammed Kiddawalime were scheduled to appear last month for the mention of the case before committal to the High Court.
09:32
09:32

Land Lords, Contractor Disagree Over Murram Price

The failure by the two parties to agree has delayed the roadworks, which was officially commissioned by Prime Minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda in February this year.
08:18
08:18

Bagungu Resolve to Secede from Bunyoro

Speaking shortly after the meeting, Samuel Kisembo Mugema, the Bishop of Charismatic Churches in Bunyoro region who doubles as the coordinator of the association, said the objective of forming Bagungu cultural institution is to promote and preserve Bagungu culture that is continuously being eroded.
07:51
07:51

Morocco Defeats Uganda In Tennis Fed Cup john oduke 1

Uganda has made a false start at the 2018 Tennis Fed Cup falling to Morocco 3-0 in the first match played in Ulcinj Bellevue, Montenegro yesterday.
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