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23:49
23:49

Police Fires all Flying Squad Operatives operation 1

The more than 80 operatives, working as Special Police constables on contracts have stopped working with the force with immediate effect.
20:26
20:26

Mak DVC Candidates Root for Integrity of Degrees makerere university 5 1

During a public presentation, a forum where each candidate was provided 30 minutes to pitch their agenda for the office on Monday, the candidates expressed concern about the irregular award of degrees at Makerere, a trend that has put the university in disrepute.
20:09
20:09

Head teacher Arrested for Swindling Candidates Registration Fees examination fees 1

His arrest followed reports that the pupils were locked outside the examination room at Buwasa Primary School, Iganga municipality where they had reportedly registered from.
19:56
19:56

Masaka Journalists Seek UPDF Protection 4 1

The journalists include Edward Tomusange Kayinja, Male John, Jamiru Kalanzi, Ssozi Ssekimpi, Robert Nsubuga, Dismas Buregyeya, Jacinta Bwanika, Isa Aliga, Gertrude Mutyaba, Henry Mukasa Kipecu, Norman Kabugu, and Farish Magembe. They are accused of critical reporting, being state spies and associating with security agencies.
19:40
19:40

Uganda Heart Institute to Halve Cost of Hypertension Treatment rwanda 1 4

Now Ugandans will be able to procure medication to treat and control high and low blood pressure at less than 3,800 Shillings a month. Novartis will provide drugs like Amlodipine, Flutamide and Hydrochlorothiazide, which are used to treat and control low and high blood pressure.
19:07
19:07

Kampala Taxi Operators Divided Over Museveni Money 3 1

Kampala taxi operators are divided over President Museveni donation to them, with one section raising alarm that the president was duped to promise money to nonexistent SACCOs.
19:03
19:03

PAC Wants PS Muhakanizi Prosecuted 1 1

The Public Accounts Committee recommends that the Inspector General of Government IGG should investigate the irregularities in mandamus payments with a view to prosecute the Permanent Secretary/Secretary to Treasury PS/ST Keith Muhakanizi. The committee also says that the PS/ST should set up a robust system of payment of court awards that ensures fairness and transparency.
17:28
17:28

PAC Recommends Dissolution of Privatization Unit ministry of finance 4

In its report seen by URN that is due for debate in parliament on Tuesday, PAC, which is chaired by the Soroti Woman MP, Angelline Osegge, says the unit should be dissolved within 3 months from the date of adoption of the report to save government from nugatory expenditure.
17:13
17:13

Eleven Miss PLE In Amuru Due To Pregnancy

Apollo Okello, the Amuru District Education Secretary, says another two were found pregnant in Palami Primary School. The rest of the girls aged between 15 and 17 came from different schools.
17:03
17:03

Kwoyelo Bail Application Hearing Set for Tuesday 2

Rehema Nassuna, the Communications Officer of the International Crimes Division of the High Court, says resumption of the trial was postponed to November 12th in Gulu to give way for the bail application hearing on Tuesday.
16:32
16:32

Mestil Hotel Staff, Caretaker Arrested Over Minor's Death sister 1

In his statement, the manager claimed that Namatovu signed a form taking responsibility for the childs safety while in the pool. He also disclosed that they had a full time pool attendant identified Abubakari Abdullah, who was picked up this morning.
16:11
16:11

Court Stops Arrest of Lawyer, Paul Wanyoto money laundering 1

In her ruling issued and signed in the presence of State Prosecutor Jeffery Atwine, Justice Mugambe, says the arrest would pre-empt the application filed by Wanyoto seeking to block his trial before the Anti- Corruption Court.
15:57
15:57

30 year-old Man Held For Murdering Father lira district

The suspect identified as Emmanuel Omec was picked by the police from Lira Central Station on Monday morning.He is accused to have murdered his father identified as Cyprian Otim, a resident of Bar-Onger Go-down village, Railways Division in Lira town.
15:47
15:47

Land Row Threatens Construction of New Mpigi Hospital encroachment 1 1

In his June 12th letter addressed to Mpigi Chief Administrative Officer, Ssekweyama claims that part of the hospital land measuring 6 acres located on block 94 Mawokota was part of the Mailo Hold in the names of Matayo Mpanga Kidimbo, one of the clan elders.
15:12
15:12

Tree Planting Way To Go For Karamoja – Lotukei 2 1

The Kotido District Chairperson Ambrose Lotukei says Karamojas vast lands should be exploited for tree planting as an alternative source of livelihood.
15:09
15:09

City Lawyer Accused of Ordering Torture Of Suspect To Death mob justice 4

Salim Zimula, the area Parish councilor at Butuntumula Sub County, says by the time residents rushed to rescue Kalemera they found him dead adding that, Kiboneka and his men had left the farm. Zimula says they found the deceaseds body with multiple injuries on the legs, hands, buttocks, chest and private parts among others.
13:51
13:51

One Shot dead, Another Injured in Kabarole Land Wrangle 1 1

According to eyewitnesses, Kamara had gone to arrest the two brothers after they defied a local council one resolution that demanded them to give way to Andreya Kamugisha to access his land that he had bought from their father about 18 years ago.
13:15
13:15

Protester Drops Piglets at Bank of Uganda general manager 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyegyire, says they piglets were taken for safe custody at CPS Kampala.
12:42
12:42

Two Held Over Teargas Explosion in Church kikuube 2 1 Top story

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police Spokesperson, says two minors he only identifies as Ayebale and Taremwa were injured in the explosion.
12:25
12:25

30 Nursing Students Injured in Motor Accident wakisi division 1 Top story

An eye witness who declined to be named told URN that the vehicle lost control and slid in uncompleted drainage injuring several students.
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