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20:21
20:21

Director of Traffic Wants Regulation For Garages, Boda Boda Industry 4 2

Kasiima noted that politicians have however frustrated efforts to set up regulations for the boda boda industry and yet the regulations will help restore sanity and eliminate criminals operating within the industry.
19:49
19:49

Cholera Outbreak Reported in Busia Health 2

Benna Nanyama, the acting District Health Officer says that the samples of blood from the victims which were taken to Mbale regional hospital tested positive of cholera.
19:36
19:36

Bukomansimbi NRM Chairperson On the Spot For Messing Up SACCO 2 1

During the district, youth council meeting held at the office of Bukomansimbi Resident District Commissioner on Wednesday, a section of youths led by Hairah Namasanso, the district youth council vice-chairperson demanded for Ssewava’s dismissal.
19:09
19:09

UWA Starts Boundary Opening in Murchison Falls National Park 1

Last month 11 households of Te Ogelo village in Langele Parish Kich Lii Sub County accused UWA for extending the Murchison Falls National Park boundaries four kilometres into the community land.
19:03
19:03

Minister for Karamoja Affairs Calls for Protection of Mt. Moroto 2 1

UNESCO says Mount Elgon itself is a volcanic massif, well known for its outstanding plant diversity, its role as a vital “water tower” for the region, and for its cultural significance.
18:55
18:55

MP Niwagaba Granted Leave to Introduce Constitutional Amendment Bill 8 1

Parliament has this afternoon approved a motion by Shadow Attorney General Wilfred Niwagaba consequently granting him leave to introduce a Private Members Bill entitled ‘The Constitution (Amendment) Act, 2019’.
18:41
18:41

Boda Boda Cyclist in Busia Stabbed to Death Boda boda riders 2

Sande, a resident of Busime village, Busime sub-county in Busia district is reported to have been attacked by thugs on Tuesday night.
18:15
18:15

Members Demand Leadership Change in Lango Cooperative Union President Museveni 2

Lango cooperation Union is among the 22 cooperatives selected by the government to benefit from the shillings 162 billion compensation for the property lost during various insurgencies.
17:36
17:36

Ministry of Water Officials Fail to Explain Diversion of UGX 1bn 1 4

PAC Chairperson Nathan Nandala Mafabi tasked the officials to explain why they carried out a mischarge of 582 million Shillings in financial year 2016/2017 and another 432 million in financial year 2017/2018.
17:30
17:30

Amuru Offers Land For Installation Of Solar Power Plant 1 1

John Bosco Ocan, the Attiak Sub County Councillor V says the installation will add up electricity to the national grid passing through the area to Elegu border town with South Sudan.
17:20
17:20

Kasangati Mayor Released on Police Bond Abuse of office 2

Tony Ssempebwa was arrested on Tuesday in Duhaga cell Kahoora division Hoima Municipality near the Hoima Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party offices for allegedly campaigning using a government vehicle.
17:06
17:06

Two Arrested Over Alleged Murder of Kitgum Boda boda Rider 1

Simon Pido, the Chairperson Kitgum Active Boda Boda Association, says the arrest of the suspects comes as partial relief to Boda boda operators who have fallen victims to unscrupulous people targeting their motorcycles.
16:55
16:55

ULGA Wants Consultations on Fiscal Reforms Halted low local revenues 1 1

In a letter written on Monday and addressed to the Finance Minister, Matia Kasaija through their association, Uganda Local Government Association, ULGA, the local governments have expressed concerns over what they term as increasing unfavorable operating environment resulting from the on-going fiscal reforms. They note that the reforms have for long constrained their performance as constitutionally mandated.
16:13
16:13

Ministry of Water PS Grilled Over Failure to Utilise UGX 751m unspent funds 3 1

The officials led by the Permanent Secretary Alfred Okot Okidi on Wednesday appeared before the committee Chaired by Budadiri West MP Nathan Nandala Mafabi to answer audit queries raised in financial years 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 by the Auditor General.
16:11
16:11

Nagirinya Murder: Police Releases CCTV Footage Seeking Public Help to Identify Killers 1 Top story

“The images have been retrieved from an Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) camera and one can clearly see from these pictures that the assailant is wearing a white shirt, a reddish coat and a cap on his head. He is of a dark skin complexion,” Namaye said while releasing the footage.
16:00
16:00

Over 70% Using Herbal Medicine to Treat Sickle Cells sickle cell disease 2

Releasing results of the study started in March to establish the extent of herbal medicine use among patients seeking treatment at the sickle cell clinic of Mulago hospital, Dr Maria Asiimwe, a researcher at Makerere University School of Medicine says that most of the participants in the study said they started using herbs following television adverts promoting the herbs as more effective than conventional medicine.
15:53
15:53

Indian National Sues IHK For Negligence 1 Top story

According to Munira, the reconstruction surgery wasn’t successful as one of the screws that were being used by Dr. Mwaka during the surgical reconstruction penetrated the borne and broke through the cortex, the outer most part of the elbow.
15:32
15:32

BoU Issues Stringent Rules For Staff in Currency Centres Bank of Uganda 1

In a letter dated September 2, 2019, BoU acting director of the currency directorate Dr Bazinzi Natamba said the guidelines are intended to mitigate risks and strengthen controls at currency operations
15:31
15:31

Forensic Experts Review CCTV Footage Of Nailed Man 1 2

However, Onyango said the supposed crime scene was not captured because there are no CCTV cameras. Police are optimistic that if images of people who could have followed him up from his workplace are established, it will be a basis for hunting for his attackers.
15:22
15:22

Kasangati LC III Chairperson Still in Hoima Police Cells mayor 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police Spokesperson, says they are processing Ssempebwa’s case file so as to prosecute him for abuse of office.
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