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20:48
20:48

Lira Residents Protest Allocation of Abattoir Land to Investors lira municipality 2

The municipal council is reported to have directed all current occupants to vacate the land which covers about 80 commercial plots, to pave way for fresh re-allocation. But residents fear that they might be excluded from the beneficiaries of the land during the reallocation.
20:31
20:31

NRM MPs Welcome Muntu Exit From FDC 6

Several NRM legislators told our reporter today that although the move is bad for FDC, it is good for Muntu, whose views, opinions and approach were detested by members of the party, long before he left the presidency. Amuria district Woman MP Suzan Amero says the exit was the only option left for Muntu after enduring a hate campaign.
20:13
20:13

Lamwo Police Investigates Suspected Ritual Murder, Kidnap

Thomas Luyira, a 30 year old resident of Lutuku village in Lawiye oduny Parish in Madi Opei Sub County went missing on the September 24. It is suspected that he was kidnapped from his garden.
20:01
20:01

Uganda Considers Mass Foot and Mouth Disease Vaccination nakasongola 1 2

The vaccination campaign will take place in all sub counties in districts of Rakai, Kyotera and Isingiro, which have battled outbreaks of the disease estimated to have killed 350,000 head of cattle across the cattle corridor.
19:46
19:46

Food Rights Alliance: Uganda Could Face Food Crisis 1 3

According to Kirabo, ever since cabinet approved a decision to release 100 billion Shillings to be borrowed by traders, cooperatives and the Grain Council of Uganda to purchase the excess maize from farmers at a cost of 500 Shillings per kilogram, there hasnt been any impact.
19:40
19:40

Two Bobi Wine Fans Granted Bail in Luweero Court arua fracas

A total of 46 people were arrested for holding an illegal assembly and disobeying lawful orders. However, the State sanctioned charges against only four of them.
19:03
19:03

Mabirizi Files Arguments in Age Limit Appeal Case alfonse owiny dollo 2 1

Male Mabirizi one of the challengers of the Constitutional Amendment Act 2018 has filed his skeleton arguments and list of authorities to rely on in the case challenging the verdict by the Constitutional court.
18:51
18:51

Mineral Wealth Conference to Showcase Uganda, East Africa 1 3

The gathering that brings together key policy and decision makers, business leaders, bankers, academics and mining investors from all over the world, is an opportunity for mineral exploration and mining companies to identify investment opportunities in Ugandas promising mining sector and start joint venture partnerships with local players.
18:34
18:34

Twaweza Study: 54% Blame Poverty on Laziness marie nanyanzi 5 1

The findings were released by Twaweza in a research brief titled; The haves and the have-nots: Ugandans opinions on poverty, fairness, and inequality.
18:28
18:28

Indian Firm Blocked from Mining Fort Patiko Rocks 1 5

In April 2016, the company paid Seven million Shillings to Gulu District Local Government for an Operation Permit to undertake quarry work at the site. But the deal sparked disagreements between Patiko Chiefdom under the leadership of Rwot Collins Atiko and Patiko Sub County leaders. Rwot Atiko says the chiefdom does not approve plans to degrade the natural wealth of its people.
18:05
18:05

MP Attacks Minister for Branding People Power ‘Hooligans' mps 2 1

Engola had led a team of Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF officials for an interaction with the Defence and Internal Affairs Committee of parliament on the security situation in the country. He told the Committee that peace and stability continue to prevail despite persistent incidents of criminality and politically motivated crimes.
17:34
17:34

Inside Mugisha Muntu's Nationwide Consultations Report 1

Passively Staying in Forum for Democratic Change FDC or remaining to cause paralysis were two options discarded by Muntu group as they discussed way forward after consultations.
16:54
16:54

Seven Police Officers, Operatives Arrested Over Kirumira Murder operation 1

URN has since learnt that CMI conducted a secret operation which netted Deus Byaruhanga, formerly a driver in Flying Squad, David Bamwesigye, a former Flying Squad operative, Cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police ASP Ismail Ssenono, the officer in charge operations at Old Kampala Police Station and others whose identities are yet to be released.
16:36
16:36

MPs Question Defence Officials on LDU Recruitment 3 1

The MPs questioned why LDUs are being recruited and yet the President announced that crime preventers were part of the UPDF reserve force.
16:08
16:08

Masindi School Closed for Operating illegally students 2

Charles Bitekyerezo, the Pakanyi Sub County speaker told Uganda Radio Network this afternoon that the school did not have an operation license from the Ministry of Education and Sports, enough teachers, class rooms, accommodation and food for the learners.
15:59
15:59

It's Not Late to Woo Muntu Back – LOP Ochan mugisha muntu 3 1

According to Ochan, wooing back Muntu to the party will be one of the indicators of political growth.
15:49
15:49

Security Blocks Herdsmen from Returning to Otuke otuke district 1

This follows disclosures that a herdsman identified as Francis Kiiza had secretly returned into the district with about 46 animals and camped in Olilim Sub County, where, according to residents, he was hosted by some areas leaders.
15:36
15:36

Suspected Nodding Syndrome Cases Reported in Oyam

Gillian Akullu, the Oyam Resident District commissioner says the suspected cases were found in Otwal, Aleka and Abok sub-counties.
15:15
15:15

Ebola: No Emergency Preparedness in Lake Albert Basin

Jesca Draru, the acting Assistant District Health Officer of Pakwach, says that although the situation is critical, they still do not have the basic facilities like screening equipment, protective gear, cleaning agents and isolation quarters to deal with any suspected cases.
15:00
15:00

Nakasongola District, Town Councils Lack Physical Plans 3 1

Juliet Nabwire the Nakasongola town physical planner says that the town council has since embarked on updating the draft physical plan and seek approval .
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