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20:39
20:39

High Court Criminal Session Kicks Off In Masaka masaka high court

Justice Nabisinde said the session will focus on inmates who have been on remand since 2014. The suspects face crimes including murder, aggravated defilement, robbery and simple defilement among others. She said a few cases of 2018 and 2019 that don’t require long trial because of plea bargaining will also be considered in the session.
20:15
20:15

Over 400 Knocked Off Arua LDU Recruitment Over Body Defects, Late Arrival 2 2 Top story

The 4th division UPDF Spokesperson, Major Caesar Olweny, says over 40 prospective recruits who arrived early were kicked out because of body defects including skin diseases, rushes and scars. He says more than 400 arrived late for the exercise.
19:59
19:59

Kampala Cattle Traders Count Losses After Accident 1

Eye witnesses said the lorry, loaded with 23 head of cattle and 111 goats and sheep veered off the road while negotiating a sharp corner.
19:46
19:46

KCCA Writes off UGX 44 billion Tax Arrears 4

The decision to write off the property tax debt was reached in a KCCA council meeting held on Monday chaired by the Lord Mayor, Erias Lukwago.
18:50
18:50

FDC Wants EC To Consult them before Hiring 2021 Polls Supervisors 1 1

The FDC Spokesperson, Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, says FDC and other parties that participate in the elections are affected by the decisions of those running Electoral Commission yet they are not consulted on their recruitment.
18:31
18:31

Uganda to Host FIBA 3X3 Basketball African Cup competition 1

The tournament is expected to attract 12 teams in the Open Category of men and women and 12 teams of Under 18 players from all over Africa, making a total of 48 teams and 192 players.
18:18
18:18

Third Kidnap Victim Found Dead 1 1

According to Enanga, Segawa’s remains were recovered from Kalangala district over the weekend with Matovu’s help.
18:00
18:00

IGP Vets 25 Teams for Police Recruitment 1 1 Top story

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says Ochola has cautioned the members against engaging in any irregularity during the recruitment that starts on Monday. He says the teams will be flagged off for the seven days’ recruitment exercise towards the end of this week.
17:43
17:43

District Service Commissioners Arrested for Alleged Bribery recruitment Top story

Namisindwa Resident District Commissioner, Moses Kigai Wamoto confirmed the arrest of the duo but declined to divulge details. "We have them, I will call you and brief you on the matter,” he told URN and hang up his phone.
17:26
17:26

Pharmacists to Offer Consultations to Patients Ministry of Health 2 1

According to the proposal, pharmacists will no longer be required to sit in a pharmacy but will also be called upon to give consultations before they fill a prescription.
17:07
17:07

Winnie Nwagi Apologises Over "Pornographic" Presentation performance 1 Top story

She made the pledge in a meeting with members of the Pornography Control Committee –PCC at the Directorate of Ethics and Integrity Offices at Social Security House in Kampala on Monday.
16:35
16:35

NCD Drugs Prioritized as Ministry Reviews Essential Medicines List Ministry of Health 3

The list contains medicines that satisfy the needs of the majority of the population and which, according to the ministry, should always be available in adequate amounts and appropriate dose forms. The medicines are considered to be the most appropriate for use in the Uganda public health system.
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16:24

UPDF Deserters Remanded Over Robberies, Murder of Mobile Money Agents lt gen andrew gutti 2 Top story

The suspects are Privates Bob Anichan, a UPDF deserter formerly attached to Uganda Military Academy Kabamba and Dennis Mangusho, formerly attached to 63 Battalion, lance Corporal Edward Mubbale formerly attached to the Land Forces Headquarters Signal Regiment.
16:16
16:16

New Local Revenue Management System Puzzles Municipalities 4 1

According to a recent circular from the Accountant General, locally raised revenue will be managed under the Integrated Financial Management System-IFMS and treasury single account as a mode of operation for all local governments. Under the system, all revenues collected are remitted to the consolidated fund from where it can be uploaded to the respective votes for expenditure as budgeted.
15:50
15:50

Heavy Rains Destroy Crop Gardens in Bududa government

Sam Kamoti, a resident of Bukalasi A village in Bukalasi Sub County, said they are back from they started from. “We are back to where we started four months ago. We are left with nothing now” he said.
15:47
15:47

Internal Affairs PS, Former Undersecretary Summoned by PAC 4 1

The summonses were issued this afternoon by PAC Vice Chairperson Okin P.P Ojara, on the basis of the ministry’s failure to utilize funds expended from Finance. According to the Ministry’s statement of accounts, the sector used 1.8 out of an allocation of 2 billion Shillings that was committed to clearing domestic arrears.
15:35
15:35

Elderly Man Drowns in Gulu paibona sub county

His daughter, Concy Amony found the deceased’s body floating on Laban stream, which crosses over Pakuba-Paibona access road on Monday morning.
14:58
14:58

Bishop Ojwang's Health Worsens Pajule Town Council 1 3 Top story

The 67-year-old Bishop was recovering from a stroke he suffered in September last year that affected his movement and speech. The ailment also left him unable to recognize people.
14:38
14:38

Kibanzanga, Mumbere Rift Rages On Rwenzururu Kingdom 5 1 Top story

Kibanzanga told journalists that he organized the prayers such that the people of Kasese can also have the opportunity to mourn his mother since she spent there over fifty years.
14:23
14:23

Bishops Seek to Change Africa’s Negative Brand 1 3

The Uganda Episcopal Conference Chairperson Bishop Joseph Anthony Zziwa, says that the Bishops under the umbrella Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar-SECAM will spend the next five days discussing challenges that are blocking the spread of the gospel of love, in the world.
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