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22:41
22:41

Why Legal Committee Rejected Compulsory Land Acquisition Bill president of uganda

In a 23 page report, signed by the committee members, the committee chair Jacob Oboth Oboth says the proposals made by the bill are redundant and misplaced.
20:19
20:19

Four Arrested for Stealing 22 Cows in Buliisa suspects 1 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police Spokesperson told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that the suspects were intercepted around Kinyara Sugar plantation in Masindi after they had loaded the stolen animals on a Fuso truck Registration Number UBD-717Y.
20:08
20:08

Furious Residents Block Impassable Road in Pader 1

The residents were led Pajule Sub County Councilor Godfrey Ocaya who accuses the district authorities of taking too long to work on the road, which has hindered public transport in the area.
19:52
19:52

Informal Marriages Worry Karamoja Elders karamoja sub region 3 1

The elders observe that while marriage is supposed to be a lifetime commitment, the young generation seems to be taking it for fun, leaving children born to such relationships at stake. The matter was of concern was elders converged for the annual Karamoja Cultural festivities in Kaabong district.
19:31
19:31

More than 400 Patients Benefit from Hoima Surgical Camp free surgical camp 2 1

The free surgical camp that started on Tuesday last ended on Sunday evening attracted more than 2000 patients from Bunyoro and other parts of the country. Surgeons conducted operations on complications such as Hernia, Goiter, Thyroid, Body swellings and those with Elective surgical conditions.
19:17
19:17

Court Halts Makerere Gold Scam Case over Contempt city hall court 2 1

Although they did not object to the hearing dates, the accuseds lawyers Humphrey Tumwesigye and Simon Peter Musangala accused the state of violating court directives and jeopardizing the trial.
18:44
18:44

NFA Issues 24-Hour Ultimatum for Families to Vacate Forest Reserve encroachers 3 2

On Monday, scores of Anti-Riot Policemen, led by Jimmy Owona, an officer in charge of the eviction of encroachers at National Forest Authority went to the village in Butuntumula Sub County and ordered all people occupying the forest reserve to vacate the land with immediate effect. The affected residents occupy part of 1,208 hectares that form the reserve.
18:37
18:37

Karamoja Hospitals Hit by Blood Shortage kaabong hospital 2

James Lemukol, the Napak, District Health Officer, says there is need for a blood bank in Karamoja to help patients.
18:21
18:21

Kaberamaido School Director Found Dead in Guest House dokolo district 1

Dokolo District Police Commander Jimton Aguta says Wabwire was found dead in a room at New Jerusalem Guest House in Dokolo town on Monday afternoon. His body has since been taken to Dokolo Health center IV for postmortem.
18:12
18:12

Pictorial; What Remains of the Ancient Chwezi Dynasty's Capital Top story

The journey to this historical site of Chwezi people is about 50 kilometers from Sembabule district headquarters towards Lwemiyaga County; through the jungle of thorny shrubs leading to what now lies as shrines of the Chwezi gods at a village called Kabeho.
18:04
18:04

Police Logistics Director Investigated Over More than UGX 100B Fraud operation 1 Top story

According to a source in the Inspectorate of Government, Bangirana together with other officers in the Directorate of Engineering and Logistics used more than Shillings 100billion to construct Natete Police Station, whose ideal price shouldnt have exceeded Shillings 10billion.
18:04
18:04

Gov't Renews Amnesty Commission Mandate 2 1

Justice Peter Onega, the chairman of Amnesty Commission says the mandate has been extended to allow the commission to engage in the reintegration of former Lords Resistance Army LRA abductees in Northern Uganda.
17:40
17:40

Nile Perch Price Drops committee 3 1

A Kilogram of Nile perch now goes for between Shillings 6000 and 7000 from between Shillings 10,000 and 15,000 previously.
17:15
17:15

Katikkiro Calls for Dialogue Between Gov't, Opposition political power 3 1 Top story

Mayiga criticized the State for barring injured legislators from traveling for treatment, saying the Mityana Municipality MP, Francis Zaake should be allowed to seek specialized treatment abroad.
17:08
17:08

Police Grant Zaake Bond, Clear His Travel for Treatment team 1

According to the bond form, the legislator is expected to appear before Mugwisagye on October 3rd 2018. Zaake couldnt sign the bond forms because of the injuries on his fingers. The forms were instead signed by his lawyer, Nicholas Opiyo and his two sureties.
17:02
17:02

Eight Consortia Interested in Kampala-Jinja Expressway allen kagina 1 5

The pre-qualification bids opened at UNRA head offices in the Nakawa will now be evaluated in order to assess the competency and credit worthiness of the consortiums. This process according to UNRA, Executive Director Allen Kagina will take about two months and the tendering process is expected to be completed by end of next year.
16:44
16:44

Kitatta Makes Second Attempt at Bail Application abdullah kitatta 1

Kitattas first application was denied in June 2018 on the ground that the sureties provided were not substantial enough to compel him to appear in court and his connections in police could help him interfere with investigations.
16:18
16:18

Rift Valley Fever Outbreak Claims 11 In Lyantonde, Several Admitted resident 1 Top story

Dr. Moses Nkanika, the Lyantonde District Health Officer-DHO, says theres a possibility that the victims consumed meat from infected cows, sheep and goats. He says two other patients died after being referred to Mabarara Regional Hospital.
15:56
15:56

Kalungu Coffee Farmer Hacked To Death, Two Arrested resident 1 Top story

Matia Kalemba, the Kigasa B Village Council chairperson, confirmed the incident, saying Kulabirawo was alone at home at the time of the incident. He explains that this is the first incident of its kind in the area where assailants murdered their victim and torched his house.
15:33
15:33

Mobile Money Tax Petitioners Drop Telecoms from Suit social media tax 2 1

Following the consensus, Justice Sekaana ordered URA to file written submissions showing why the case should be ruled in their favor.
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