Breaking

Archive

Oct 2018 37 results
20:14
20:14

Kadaga Explains Failed Special Sitting for Former AG Peter Nyombi 1

On Wednesday, Nankabirwa told journalists that Parliament could not hold a Special Sitting for Nyombi since both the Speaker and her Deputy Jacob Oulanyah were on official duty.
19:47
19:47

Mudslides Kill 25 in Bududa, 400 Missing 2 1 Top story

According to Martin Owor, the Commissioner for Disaster Management in the Office of the Prime Minister, a river burst its banks in Bududa at about 2.30pm following a heavy rainfall and a landslide up the mountain.
19:14
19:14

Jinja Security Guard Shoots Super Market Manager 1 1

Agaba is alleged to have shot and injured Isaac Ngaile, the sales manager of Wal-Mart supermarket located along Nizam road in Jinja district.
18:56
18:56

Three Gun Salute As Former AG Peter Nyombi is Laid to Rest 3 1

Thousands of mourners both from government, opposition, church and local leaders thronged Buruuli Quarters LC 1 in Nakasongola to bid farewell to Nyombi. Nyombi was described as a generous, honest, diplomatic, simple, truthful and God loving.
18:26
18:26

Brian Isiko Released brain isiko 1 1

Court presided by Grade one Magistrate Stella Amabirisi set Isiko free after he deposited one million shillings bail money that was part of the conditions for his release.
17:59
17:59

Gov't Asks for More Time on Regional Tier 1 1

On Thursday, Parliaments Local Government and Public Service Committee chaired by Aringa County MP Godfrey Onzima started an inquiry into the implementation of the Regional Governments following a motion by Buliisa County MP Stephen Mukitale.
17:50
17:50

Kampala University Faces Eviction Over Fraud 3 1 Top story

Matia Kakooza, the Kimanya-Kyabuka division LC 3 Chairperson, says the university administrators have failed to meet their rent obligations for the last two years until recently when he established that they had fraudulently obtained a title for the same land.
17:47
17:47

Election Petition against Kato Lubwama Set for Fresh Hearing isaac semakadde 1

According to Dollo, court records indicate that the matter was heard before but the ruling was never delivered after the retirement of Justice Steven Kavuma. Dollo told both parties that a new panel of judges will be instituted and the case is heard afresh.
17:25
17:25

United Bank of Africa Staff Goes Missing statement 1

In his statement, Kajumba says he last saw his wife as she was going to meet her sister at Shoprite from where they would connect from and head to their farm in Kakiri in Wakiso district.
17:06
17:06

MPs Throw Out Ministers over Lack of Funding of New Sub Counties 5 1

Lwemiyaga County MP Theodore Ssekikubo questioned why government allowed parliament to okay the creation of new administrative units yet they were not ready to be funded.
17:05
17:05

Arua Parents Burn Mosquito Nets Over Superstition 2

Manase Anziku, the Arua District Health Inspector, says the destruction of the mosquito nets is an indication of ignorance among communities.
16:34
16:34

Court Dismisses Siraje Bakaleke Application sarah nakachwa 2 1

Bakaleke through his lawyer Sarah Nakachwa on October 2nd 2018 filed an application where he wanted court to proceed in the absence of the Attorney General the respondent because he had not filed submissions to show that he was interested in the main case which also seeks to block the fraud trial.
16:22
16:22

Landslides Kill 7 in Bududa

In a brief statement issued this afternoon, Irene Nakasiita, the Public Relations Officer Uganda Red cross Society-URCS, says the number is likely to increase.
16:18
16:18

School Director Arrested For Offering Unaccredited Courses 2 1

Lameck Kigozi, the Southern Region Police Spokesperson, says 14 students complained to the State House Health Monitoring Unit after they were denied entry to other medical schools where they had taken their testimonials in order to upgrade.
15:57
15:57

EC Awaits UGX 2.5 Billion for Elections in New Districts 1 1

The Electoral Commission is waiting for supplementary budget of Uganda shilling 2.5 billion to organise Women Member of Parliament and Local Government Councils elections in the six newly created districts.
15:56
15:56

Government dragged To Court Over Killing Of Kirumira Murder Suspect attorney general 1

In an application he filed this morning, Rwakafuzi says Kateregga was assassinated in cold blood by members of the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF, something that make it necessary for an inquest to be conducted as provided for in the Inquest Act of 1935.
15:52
15:52

PWDs Protest Sorry State of Rehabilitation Center demonstration 6 4

The Kabale District PWDs Councilor, Anna Kobusingye, says they were forced to stage a demonstration after waiting for the authorities to intervene and save the situation in vain.
15:37
15:37

2021 Elections to Cost UGX 700 Billion 2 1

The State Minister for Finance in charge of Planning, David Bahati, told Parliaments Local Government and Public Service committee that half of the Shillings 700 billion is to be provided to the Electoral Commission in the next financial year 2019/2020 while the balance will be cleared the following year.
15:19
15:19

Mbarara Moves to Regulate Manufacture of Herbal Drinks 1 1

The leaders are concerned about the fate of residents who consume the drinks since they are not regulated. Some of the drinks are believed to strengthen immunity, boost sexuality and cleanse the body among others and are sold between 1,000-2,000 shillings.
15:03
15:03

Traditional Healer Killed In House Fire arson attack 2 1

Dan Musinguzi, a neighbor to the deceased, says they were attracted by the smoke that was coming from Kakoozas house but it was too late to save him since fire had destroyed most of the house.
Oct 2018 37 results