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May 2018 27 results
20:02
20:02

Minister Accuses Mulago Hospital of Hiding Oxygen Cylinders oxygen shortage 5 1

Adjumani Woman Member of Parliament Jessica Ababiku raised concern about the oxygen shortage at the National Referral Hospital with several patients losing their lives.
19:19
19:19

University Student Arrested for Faking Own Kidnap

Kasasira says that Ariho, who is currently detained at Mbarara central Police station, intended to use the ransom money to start a business in Mbarara town.
18:55
18:55

Lands Ministry Cancels Pastor Kakande's Titles in Mubende 1 1 Top story

The move is a result of a process initiated by Mubende District Land Board secretary, Ms Mary Jessica Nankabirwa who wrote to the registrar of titles in the ministry of Lands on January 22 recalling the lands board minutes which awarded titles in Singo block 436 plot 33 at Ndeeba and block 436 at plot 34 at Lwakabuutu.
18:28
18:28

Air Force Officer Testifies Against Ex MP Kipoi 1 2 Top story

According to Naswagi, he again met Kipoi in Ntinda in the company of a UPDF Air force soldier only identified as Lt. Majid. Naswagi, who testified in Kiswahili, said he received another call from Kipoi asking him to meet at certain hotel in Mbale near the High Court.
18:11
18:11

Gov't Agencies Misguided on National Identity Cards - Kania 3

Obiga Kania made the statement in response to a question raised by Bugabula South MP Henry Maurice Kibalya, following reports that persons without National Identity Cards would be denied access to health services.
18:09
18:09

Kadaga Tasks Govt to Explain New Wave of Kidnaps killings 1 1

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has tasked government to come out and explain the new spate of kidnappings in the country and killings.
17:50
17:50

Poor Architectural Designs Delay Completion of Road Works 3 1

Delays in completion of works of Engneer Zhikusoka road in Jinja Municipality road has been attributed to poor structural designs that were earlier on drawn at the initial stages of construction.
17:33
17:33

Cabinet Approves National Coffee Bill 1 1

The bill seeks to repeal the Uganda Coffee Development Authority act of 1994 and mandate the body to facilitate a competitive, equitable and sustainable coffee industry. It will further promote coffee research, good coffee farming practices, domestic consumption of coffee and value addition.
17:20
17:20

Sembabule District Engineer, CFO Probed for Misusing Road Funds 3 1

According to the Auditor Generals report, the district received 312 million Shillings from the central government to cater for periodic road maintenance as well as the construction of new roads in the area. But the committee established that Musinguzi, with the engineers approval, paid 70 million Shillings for works on two community roads that have never been executed.
17:12
17:12

Court Orders CID to Produce Nekyon's Family Lawyer 1

In his application, Kiza applied to court for the production and release orders against the Attorney General, the Inspector General of Police IGP Martin Okoth Ochola, Grace Akullo and the Commandant of the homicide department Monday Agaba.
17:10
17:10

18-Year Old Aguma Stops Nigeria's Ubon boris aguma 1

Ugandas up-coming tennis player Boris Aguma has earned his first international ranking point after defeating Nigerias Joseph Imeh Ubon in the first round of the Uganda ITF Pro Futures 4 at Lugogo Tennis Club.
16:43
16:43

AG Advises Against Splitting Civil Aviation Authority 1

The Attorney General says that although separating the two roles is desirable, it is not feasible at the moment. He says that unlike Kenya and other airports across the region, Ugandas aviation industry is too small with only one international airport and a low volume of entry to warrant two separate authorities.
16:04
16:04

Two Missing Children Found Dead kidnapped 1 1

Charles Katende, the father of the two children, says he reported the disappearance of his son on May 19th thinking that they could have been kidnapped as the case has been in different parts of the country.
15:47
15:47

Kitgum Muncipality Loses UGX 80M Local Revenue 2

The Local Government Act Cap 243, Municipal Divisions are mandated to collect locally raised revenue and remit 50 to the municipality while the divisions retain 50. Furthermore according to the local Government Finance and Accounting Regulations Act 2007, all money collected must be banked before expenditures.
15:33
15:33

Uganda Moves to Curb Teacher, Health Worker Absenteeism 4 1

The pilot project will cover 184 health centres IIIs, 29 health centre IVs and eight hospitals in 20 districts in eastern Uganda. The districts include Bugiri, Bukwo, Bulambuli, Buvuma, Buyende, Kaliro, Kapchorwa, Kayunga, Kween, Luuka, Manafwa, Mayuge, Mbale, Namutumba, Pallisa, Serere, Sironko, Soroti and Tororo.
15:32
15:32

One Dead, Three Admitted After Eating Suspected Poisoned Food suspected poisoning 2 1

According to Muhwezi, the whole family happily ate supper comprising posho, matooke and beans at around 11:30pm on Monday evening and went to sleep.
14:53
14:53

Kinyara Sugar Works Employees Strike payments

One of the employees told URN on condition of anonymity that the strike started from the Agricultural workshop department last week before spreading to employees in other departments on Monday morning.
14:22
14:22

Local Leaders Criticize Move By Ministry To Appoint Land Boards land act 5 1 Top story

Ronald Ndawula, the Luweero LC 5 Chairperson, says even the land board members appointed by the Minister may be compromised by corruption and not to work in interests of the people. He says that the proposal is being brought in bad faith may not solve land conflicts as expected.
13:05
13:05

Several Buildings Closed in Kitgum over Poor Waste Disposal 1 3

Council guidelines require all businesses to have waste bins, toilets and proper sewerage management systems. But building owners have ignored the guidelines often taking advantage of a lapse in enforcement procedures.
May 2018 27 results