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19:48
19:48

CDF Calls for Unity Among Security Personnel UPDF 3 2

In march 2018, President Yoweri Museveni while meeting with the Crime Preventers in Lugogo Kampala as their fate was lying in balance following the replacement of former IGP, Kale Kayihura, said that they were to be part of the UPDF as a reserve force.
19:46
19:46

More than 200 Contacts Spotted in New Ebola Transmission Chain 1 Top story

The latest individual had visited three separate health care centres in the Oicha area before being detected. According to WHO, the death can be linked to health zones in Kalunguta, Mandima, Mabalako and Beni, in addition to Oicha. But his body was reportedly manipulated by community members who were not aware that he succumbed to Ebola,
19:25
19:25

Education Ministry Moves to Regulate Nursery Graduations school fees 1 4

Often, children who are completing top class are dressed in gowns, before they receive their completion certificates. But the ceremonies are now heavily commercialized and equally criticized by educationists. Schools in urban districts; Kampala, Wakiso and Mukono, charge up to 150,000 Shillings to cover ‘graduation’ costs for each child.
18:42
18:42

Kitgum Leaders Strive To End Open Defecation namokora sub county 1

The Namokora sub-county Assistant Health Inspector, Lilian Apiyo says the worst cases of open defecation is being registered in Alima Lagot village in Pagwok parish, where locals hardly construct latrines.
18:37
18:37

S.3 Student Drowns in School Pond

Pius Niwahereza reportedly went to swim on Friday morning with six other students as they prepared to leave school for holidays.
17:15
17:15

Poor Storage of Drugs Shocks Health Minister 4 3

Aceng tasked Gilbert Mateeka, Rugarama Hospital Medical Superintendent to explain why drugs were stored on the floor instead of being stored in a raised platform like shelves or wooden cupboards.
16:20
16:20

Uganda's First Mobile Phone Factory Commissioned in Namanve 2 1 Top story

Today, President Yoweri Museveni commissioned three assembly lines employing 100 Ugandans and assembling 500 pieces of 2G Analog Phones everyday fitted with blue tooth, Camera and a Low Emission Diode bulbs or torch and branded Made in Uganda.
16:17
16:17

Ankole Districts Operating Without Physical Development Plans 4

Francis Arimpisya the Ntungamo District Physical Planner says that having physical development plans are vital to ensure that development takes place in a coordinated manner.
15:52
15:52

Uganda’s Properties in Kenya Valued at UGX 244Bn 1

Uganda’s properties in Kenya under the management of Uganda Property Holdings Limited (UPHL) are valued at 244 billion Shillings, 21 years since the company was incorporated.
15:38
15:38

Enforcement of Maritime Laws Fails, a Year After MV Templar Accident 3 1

Alex Mugoya, a vessel captain with Kalangala Infrastructure Service Maritime Department suggests that the technology used by vessels should be merged with modern GPS technology and echo sounders to help captains navigate the lake with knowledge of items beneath while measuring the distance and depth of the lake.
15:37
15:37

Mak Council Halts Hearing of Petition Against MUASA-Tribunal Representatives Makerere university 1

This is after the Eng. Dr. Steven Kagoda-led special council committee on Legal, Rules and Privileges resolved on Thursday that the matter is subjudice due to a pending court case about the same.
14:40
14:40

Bishop-Elect Aspires to ‘Export’ Small Christian Community Model to South Africa church 1 5 Top story

Locally known as akabondo, the small Christian community-SCC Modal is formed by a reasonable number of parishioners within a given community who may wish to be in an intimate and deepening faith with the mentorship of group leaders, reaching out to each other in both spiritual and material needs.
14:40
14:40

Interpol Arrests 34 in Operation Against Transnational Crimes 2 2

Interpol arrested one person at Entebbe International Airport with 134 grams of smuggled gold valued 17 million shillings, six suspected narcotics illegal dealers were arrested in Kisenyi, two were netted trafficking narcotic drugs in Busia in addition to impounding 50 small wrapped papers of narcotics in Mbale town.
13:52
13:52

One Toilet Shared By 10 Households in Kampala Slums-Report

Launching results of the survey dubbed Urban Health Assessment: Nutrition and WASH vulnerabilities among the urban poor, the Principal Investigator Dr. Jane Wanyama said when they visited Katwe 2 slum, they found that toilet services were being offered at a fee between Shs300 to 500 which many of the respondents said was unaffordable and had therefore resorted to open defecation and flying toilets.
13:19
13:19

Kabaale Sub County Residents Get UGX 3Bn Places of Worship refinery 2 6

The churches were constructed as part of the implementation of the Resettlement Action Plan-RAP for the people who were affected by the construction and the development of a refinery and Kabaale International airport in Kabaale parish, Kabaale Sub County. The process affected 7,000 people from 29 square kms of land, which also had schools, and churches.
12:40
12:40

Butebo Health Center IV Theatre Non Functional 1

The equipment inside the theatre that includes three refrigerators and sterilizers have all broken down, putting the lives of both the medics and the patients at risk.
12:08
12:08

High Teenage Pregnancies Worry Kapchorwa Leaders 6

According to records obtained at Kapchorwa General Hospital, over 83 deliveries are conducted per month.
11:41
11:41

Man Defiles, Kills Two-Year-Old Daughter in Kitgum defilement 2

Samuel Opoka a farmer reportedly sexually assaulted the minor before killing her on Thursday afternoon. The incident happened at Lapana B village in Paibony Parish in Kitgum Matidi Sub County.
11:32
11:32

Heavy Police Presence At MP Betty Nambooze's Home 2 1

A police source who preferred anonymity says that they are on high alert following reports that the Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago is expected to attend the event.
11:16
11:16

Road Works Displace Boda Boda Cyclists in Gulu Town 2 1

Their stages were not planned for when the 68 billion shillings road work on the 19 roads totalling to 6.1 kilometres kicked off in June 2017.
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