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21:29
21:29

Kenya, Burundi Qualify For Cecafa U-15 Challenge Cup Semis 1

On Friday Uganda who are second in Group B behind Rwanda will face South Sudan in the first match, while Tanzania take on Rwanda in an earlier match.
20:04
20:04

Minister Tasks CAA to Expedite Construction Works of New Terminal Building 4 1

The airline is currently renting space from Eagle Air at Entebbe International airport.
19:47
19:47

Police, DP Bloc Leaders Fail To Agree on Luweero Rally

Erasto Kibirango the Luweero District Democratic Party Chairman explains that the rally has been called off till they agree with Police on the convenient venue to hold it.
19:38
19:38

Man in Gulu Sentenced to Death for Murder gulu high court

Court heard that Ojok who had a misunderstanding with the deceased’s father Francis Akor aged 38, set ablaze the house killing Akong and injuring six others.
19:26
19:26

Justice Ministry Officials Grilled Over Unspent UGX 448.7m 3 1

PAC chairperson Nathan Nandala Mafabi questioned the officials why they failed to fully utilize funds availed during the financial year. According to the Ministry’s statement of accounts, out of the accessed 147 billion Shillings, the Ministry did not spend 448.7 million Shillings.
19:01
19:01

Court Okays Verification of South Sudan Traders war in south sudan 1

The one month verification exercise had earlier been announced by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance, Keith Muhakanizi.
18:42
18:42

Parliament to Procure 84 Vehicles for Common Wealth Parliamentary Conference Tourism 1

The cars will be used to transport the delegates to and from the Airports, to their hotels, to the conference venues and to different tourist destinations in the country.
18:31
18:31

U.S. Gov't Gives UGX 8.8bn Medicine Stores us government 3 1

The facilities which are in over 22 selected districts are valued at over USD 2.4million (approximately shillings 8.8 billion) are funded by the U.S. President' s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and constructed by the United States Agency for International Development-USAID.
17:41
17:41

Gov't Concerned Over China-US Trade War, Brexit-Rugunda 3

According to the events, could affect Uganda’s tourism receipts and diaspora remittances and worse if the global economy falls into recession. Uganda gets money and loans from development partners from her infrastructure projects from countries such as China, USA, European Union and Britain.
17:40
17:40

Police Disperse Bobi Wine Supporters in Gomba tear gas 3 1

Phillip Mukasa, the Katonga Regional Police Spokesperson, says that the youths closed the road in different towns and police officers pleaded with them to cheer from roadsides in vain.
17:27
17:27

UCC Blocks Rwanda’s New Times for Publishing ‘Propaganda’ 1 Top story

The UCC Spokesperson, Ibrahim Bbosa, said UCC had directed “internet service providers to block New Times for publishing harmful propaganda that endangers national security of Uganda”.
17:17
17:17

Kotido Municipal Councillors Protest over Unpaid Allowances ex-gratia payment 2 1

The angry councillors defied pleas from the speaker, Agnes Lokochil, Deputy Speaker Irar Peter Abrahams and the Town Clerk Seleverio Mukobi Byarufu to proceed with the council session.
17:04
17:04

Deputy IGP Cautions Officers Against Detaining Children 2 2

Sabiiti, who was speaking at the launch of children diversionary guidelines for police officers on Thursday, said police officers detaining children does more harm than good thus affecting their physical and mental development.
16:49
16:49

UGX 663Bn Unpaid Court Awards Shock MPs 2 1 Top story

“I also noted that in several court cases ruled against government by decision of court or by consent of the Attorney General, court awarded interest ranging from 2 percent, 6 percent to 25 percent and even up to 40 percent. I further observed that as a result of government’s failure to pay these court awards on time, the awards have accumulated interest over time and in some instances the interest has exceeded the principal award,” reads the audit report.
16:33
16:33

Man in Mayunge Arrested for Arson district 1

It is alleged that Jyoginda accused Wambale of harbouring intentions of falling in love with his wife.
16:32
16:32

Health Ministry Extends Ebola Response Plan ebola in uganda 1 Top story

According to the Health Ministry, only 30 percent of the proposed Shillings 64 billion required for the plan has been received from development partners.
16:24
16:24

Gen. Saleh Calls For Fresh Restructuring of NAADS 2 1

Gen Saleh says the economic activities being coordinated by NAADS and Operation Wealth Creation should be centralized under a government authority known as the National Agriculture Logistics Authority (NALA) for better efficiency and outputs.
16:14
16:14

Ministry of Education Official Charged With Embezzlement, Granted Bail emblezzlement 2

Through his lawyer Asuman Nyonyintono, he applied for bail arguing that he has a clear career of employment with government for over 20 years.
16:03
16:03

Rwanda-Uganda Stalemate: No Sign of Border Opening, Despite Agreement Signing money changer 7 2 Top story

Jack Tukesiga, a money changer at Katuna border, says they are happy that the two leaders had finally accepted to resolve their differences and signed an agreement. He says their prayer is to see the border open for business to resume.
15:57
15:57

Gov’t Faces UGX 7. 2 Trillion in Court Cases 2 1

The Solicitor General Francis Atoke while appearing before PAC on Thursday expressed worry that the money will continue rising given that people are aware of their rights and take advantage of every error committed by government ministries and departments to demand for compensation.
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