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16:50
16:50

South Sudan Nationals Charging Ugandans to Access Farms in Lamwo Ngomoromo village 1

The contentious land is located in Parapadwanya bordering Ngomoromo in Uganda and Poge in South Sudan’s, Ayaci County. The disputed area is also one of the busy routes connecting Lamwo District to Imatong State in South Sudan.
16:17
16:17

Kalangala Receives UGX 100m to Boost Fish Farming Activities 1

The money will be distributed between four groups; Lutoboka Youth Fish Cage Farming Association, Lutoboka Women Fish Cage farming group, Bugoma Youth Association and Mutambala Fishing, to start fish cages and procure fishing gear, among others, fishing boats, nets and engines.
15:59
15:59

Uganda Has Potential to End Maternal Deaths- Oulanyah 2 1

According to Oulanyah, if health facilities are supported with sufficient funding and a well-motivated human resource, the country can end unnecessary deaths of mothers and babies in hospitals.
15:53
15:53

NEMA Clears Chinese Firm Operations in Katonga 3

NEMA had halted the construction of warehouse units by the said company near Katonga bridge in Mpigi district along after receiving complaints from Masaka District Chairman Jude Mbabali. According to Mbabali, the Chinese firm was degrading the ecosystem by dumping the soil in Katonga swamp.
15:34
15:34

Patients Stuck as NDA Investigates Common Ulcer Drug First Pharmacy 2 1

The drug, sold generically as ranitidine, was first recalled by the US Food and Drug Agency in September after preliminary tests found that it contained cancer-causing impurities and was therefore not safe for human consumption.
15:26
15:26

Oil and gas: "We shall safeguard the environment" Says Rubondo

The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) and the National Environment Management Authority, (NEMA) have been holding ESIA public hearing in Rakai, Kakumiro and Mubende districts.
14:59
14:59

MP Kyagulanyi Asks Church to Speak Out Against Human Rights Abuses people 1 3

He argued that more and more Ugandans are facing injustices without an opportunity to receive a fair hearing in the judicial system, and can only rely on churches for protection. He stressed that when religious leaders fail to address issues affecting their communities due to fear of reprimand from the state, the citizens may die in despair.
14:41
14:41

Security Blocks Operations of Suspected Cult in Otuke District Uganda Police Force

The decision to block the operations of the group followed reports that members of the congregation had shunned the recently concluded Measles-Rubella and polio immunization exercise. It is alleged that the group mobilized their members to reject the exercise saying Jesus Christ was never immunized and registered by anyone.
14:24
14:24

Ethiopia, Qatar to Train Ugandan Students in Aviation Operations 1 1

The Aviators in the two countries will train Ugandan students in cabin crew handling, airport operations, Aviation Security awareness, ticketing and travel, amongst others. Under the partnership, Ugandan aviation students will be taken to Qatar and Ethiopian Aviation Academies for further studies after professional training in Ugandan schools.
14:03
14:03

Hotels, Lodges Asked to Reveal Clients’ Names to Police Every Day 1 1

Police’s Chief Political Commissar Asan Kasingye says that that the Uganda Police Force has resolved to make it mandatory for all commercial accommodation centres to share names of all people they accommodate to nearby police stations on a daily basis.
13:55
13:55

Subsistence Farmers are Enemies of Progress – Museveni 1

Museveni says that subsistence farming has presented itself as a curse, which lasts for generations and if the current generation does not deviate from the practice, the larger community will starve due to reduced food supply. He described those still practising subsistence farming as enemies of progress.
12:39
12:39

Uganda’s JKL Ladies Are New Zone Five Basketball Champions FUBA 1

Uganda’s JKL Lady Dolphins on Saturday night defeated reigning champions Kenya Ports Authority in the Zone 5 Qualifiers final to emerge as the new Champions.
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