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21:01
21:01

Entebbe Leaders Decry Theft of Lightning Conductors in Schools strikes 1

The conductors were installed in eleven Primary and secondary schools in the municipality. However, the conductors in six schools have so far been stolen in Kigungu, Lugonjo and Manyago Primary Schools leaving school children vulnerable to lightning.
20:45
20:45

Museveni Attacks West for Imposing Homosexuality on Africa 1 6

Museveni was on Thursday addressing the Global Peace Leadership Conference at Commonwealth Resort, Munyonyo. He said that the mishandling of identity is a big mistake saying that every bodys identity should be respected.
20:42
20:42

Acholi Chiefdom Renovates Meeting Chamber of Chiefs 1

Ambrose Olaa, the Prime Minister Acholi chiefdom says the renovation works will cost shillings 79 Million.
20:21
20:21

Pictorial; Museveni Receives Global Award at Peace Conference global peace award

The conference sitting at the Commonwealth Resort, Munyonyo saw the attendance of the First Vice President of South Sudan Taban Deng Gai, First Vice President for Burundi Gaston Sindimwo, former President of Zanzibar Dr. Abeid Amani Karume and others.
19:52
19:52

Lecturer Found Dead in Jinja Guest House kiira region police 2 1

Nima had gone to Jinja to supervise Nyiro Hanington, a student from the college who was finalizing internship in Jinja town. His body was found lying naked on the floor of his room.
19:36
19:36

UVRI Confirms Measles Outbreak in Apac apac district 1

Two weeks ago, four residents of Ibuje and Akokoro Sub Counties, were rushed to Apac hospital after they developed signs and symptoms of measles. Their blood samples were subsequently taken to UVRI for testing.
19:33
19:33

Mbale Truck, Pickup Drivers Boycott Fees 1

Kizito Mulwana, the Project manager of Equator Touring Services, says they are ready to work with all the drivers. According to Kizito, he has so far had five meetings with the drivers to address their concerns.
19:16
19:16

US Injected UGX 3.6Trillion in Uganda in 2017 1 2 Top story

According to the report released on Thursday, at least 1.9 trillion shillings was spent on the health sector. The money was used to train health professionals, helping in the fight against HIV/AIDS through the Presidents Emergency Plan for Aids Relief PEPFER, reducing malaria and maternal and child mortality.
18:50
18:50

Uganda AIDS Commissions Opens Office in Moroto karamoja subregion 1 2

Tom Etii, the Coordinator Public Sector with UAC and acting Zonal Coordinator for Karamoja sub region, says Moroto becomes the third zonal office to open under UAC.
18:44
18:44

Njeru's Only Public Toilet Dilapidated associate 1 2

Shaban Kalulu, an attendant of the public toilet, says at least 100 people use the toilet on average each day. He however, says the facility is littered since its lacks proper drainage, adding that it floods whenever it rains.
18:14
18:14

NRM Extends Campaign Period in New Districts headquarters 2

Dr. Tanga Odoi, the NRM party Electoral Commission Chairperson, says the Commission decided to extend the campaign period following numerous complaints from candidates, saying the allocated time wasnt sufficient.
18:12
18:12

Museveni Receives Global Peace Award 1 2

The award was presented to Museveni at the Global Peace Leadership Conference at Common Wealth Resort, Munyonyo by former President of Zanzibar Dr Abeid Amani Karume and Global Leadership Councils Dr Schuller Robert.
17:55
17:55

Power Outages Cripple Fort Portal Businesses 5 1

Stephen Lubega, the UMEME Engineer in Fort Portal explains that power outages are as a result of replacement of old electricity poles and falling trees which destroy the electricity wires.
17:16
17:16

Karamoja Women Demand Involvement in Decision Making karamoja sub region 1 3

Akiriket is a traditional shrine where elders in Karamoja meet and invoke their gods over issues affecting the land. In the shrine, only the men initiated according to the Karimojong setting are allowed in the area regarded sacred ground.
17:14
17:14

Two Medical Workers In Trouble Over Suspicious Death of Patient investigation 1

Tumukunde was rushed by his friends to Friendship Medical Center in Matugga on Wednesday even where he was admitted. However, his lifeless body was found lying at Kaguja in Matuga this morning.
17:04
17:04

Uganda Gets New World Bank Country Manager 1

Thompson, a holder of a Bachelor of Arts Honors from the University of Ulster and a Masters of Business Administration Honors with a specialization in Finance from the University of Chicago, also served as the manager for strategy and operations at the Human Development Network, based at the World Bank Group WBG Headquarters in Washington, DC.
16:55
16:55

Kasese LC V Chairperson, MP Clash Over Service Delivery district 1 Top story

Kathika alleges that his constituency has been sidelined for a very longtime when it comes to service delivery and the Chairperson is hell bent on frustrating the little that would come with the creation of the new sub counties. He also claimed that people from his area were sidelined in the recent recruitment by by Kasese District Local Government.
16:47
16:47

Drugs Firm Cipla to List on Ugandan Stock Market 1

A statement from the Board of Cipla Quality Chemicals Industries Limited says as part of its growth strategy the company has been evaluating an Initial Public Offering IPO and listing of its issued share capital on the stock market.
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14:10

Lower Prices: Bukomansimbi Farmers Abandon Maize in Gardens 1 2

Hajji Muhammad Kateregga, the Bukomansimbi District LC V Chairperson, says he is in talks with the Agriculture Ministry to list the area among districts government is considering buying maize from.
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14:00

Utility Suppliers Illegally Charging Extra Costs umeme 1 2

Wim Vanhelleput, the Chief Executive Officer MTN, says that the bill payment should be free of charge for the customer, and the receiver, who in this case is the utility supplier, should meet the costs.
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