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Inside Uganda’s Mobile Phones, Laptops Assembly Plant 8 Top story

When the signal is working fine, the phone enters an enclosed room where it is dusted using pressurized cylinder to ensure that no dust is trapped inside especially onto the screen.
18:20
18:20

Pictorial:Floods Hit Mbale District Bujoroto 18 Top story

Floods were triggered by heavy rains that started at around 4:00PM on Friday till Saturday morning.
18:14
18:14

Pictorial: Kyabazinga Birthday Run Top story

The marathon that was flagged off by the Kyabazinga was divided in 5km and 10km races.
17:59
17:59

Floods Displace Hundreds in Mbale Northern Division 6 3 Top story

The affected villages include Natondome, Mabanga and Nashihaso in Bungokho sub county, Namabasa Zone 4 Lower and 3 Upper in Namabasa sub county and Busamaga, Nabijjo villages, Namazo cell and shende cell in Wanale Division Namatala in industrial Division among other areas.
14:50
14:50

Vandalism Threatens Newly Built Drainage Channels in Gulu Ring Road 3 1 Top story

Kelly Komakech, the LC 3 Pece Division admits that there a number of drainage channels that have been filled up by garbage and slabs broken by vandals, adding that the division has recruited voluntary vigilantes to deal with offenders.
14:40
14:40

Elephants Destroy 111 Acres of Crops in Orom Sub County 3 1 Top story

Denis Ojara Severino, the local chairperson for Tikao village also told URN that his area has equally suffered with about 40 acres of crops including sim sim, beans and pumpkins stamped on by the elephants or eaten.
14:31
14:31

We Have no Working Relationship With FDC-Gen Muntu Democratic Party 4

The ANT National Coordinator and Founder Gen. Mugisha Muntu told journalists at their offices during an induction training of party coordinators in Buganda that they share all their programs with all forces of change with the exception of FDC.
14:18
14:18

Young people’s Health Compromised by Insufficient Physical Activity, New WHO report Top story

WHO researcher Dr. Regina Guthold who authored the study called for urgent policy action to increase physical activity especially interventions that promote and retain girl’s participation if the world is to nip in the bud the health challenges that arise out of inactivity.
14:08
14:08

Army Chief Warns Drivers, Store Keepers on Drunkenness people 3 2 Top story

Brig Ronald Bigirwa, the Commandant of the UPDF Service Brigade made the appeal while presiding over the graduation of 50 drivers and 52 store men at the UPDF School of Supply and Transport-SOST in Jinja district on Friday.
13:49
13:49

Uproar as Police Council Appoints Nine Senior Officers to Exodus SACCO AIGP Asan Kasingye 1 Top story

On Monday this week, the Chief Police Commissar Uganda Police Force- CPC, Asan Kasingye, said the top police leadership had resolved to restructure the management of the SACCO due to scandals. The Police SACCO has for long been surrounded by controversy, ranging from allegations of improper accountability to members’ failure to have timely access to their savings.
13:18
13:18

Acting KCCA Director Kitaka Asked to Vacate Office Godfrey Bangirana 1 Top story

In their November 21st, 2019 notice, the applicants say Kitaka has continued to execute the duties of the ED for the past eleven months in acting capacity contrary to Public Service Standing Orders, which provides for six months.
12:27
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ALTX Asked To Stop Operations in Uganda 1 1 Top story

It was supposed to also facilitate trading for people in Uganda and outside interested in treasury bills and bonds secondary market. Also, companies could choose to list on its platform and have their shares traded there. Five years after it was granted license, no company had been listed.
12:20
12:20

Nansana-Taxi Drivers Block Hoima Road wakiso district 2

Kevin Mubiru Masanyalaze, the chairperson Nansana Municipal Taxi Park alleges that drivers from Namungoona stage parked their taxis near the park, which is affecting their operatio
12:11
12:11

Nakapelimoru Army SS Students involved In Road Accident

The students were traveling aboard a UPDF truck to Kotido town for holidays but it overturned while negotiating a corner less than 2 kilometers from Nakapelimoru Army Senior Secondary School along Kotido-Moroto Road on Friday evening.
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12:00

New Flavoured Bottled Water to Hit Market beverage 2

Balaji Group East Africa Limited is the latest entrant in the market for bottled water. Commission on Friday by president, Yoweri Museveni, Balaji Group East Africa Limited plans to roll out flavored bottled mineral water on the Ugandan market by December this year.
11:34
11:34

UGX 6.06BN So Far Spent on Restoring Kasubi Royal Tombs 1 Top story

"The major works on the Muzibu-Azaala-Mpanga, the mausoleum at Kasubi are nearing completion with the delicate ceiling at over 90 percent. The metallic roof structure which supports the rafters of Muzibu-Azaala-Mpanga is painted with rust-free and fire proof paint imported from Germany," Kiyimba says.
11:15
11:15

Pictorial: Inside Government Cotton Farm in Orom-Tikao Prisons 24 1 Top story

Johnson Byabashaija, the Commissioner General Prison Services, says that the farm is the biggest in the country and dwells on the 430 male convicted inmates as its major source of labor force.
11:11
11:11

One Dead ,13 Critically Injured In Bus Accident Along Kampala-Gulu Highway Robyln Coaches

The Nakasongola District Police Commander, Assistant Superintendent of Police, Patience Namara told URN that one unidentified person believed to be a Congolese National died on spot whereas 13 others sustained serious injuries.
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10:45

Leaders Want PPDA Act Translated into Runyankole Polly Muyambi 3 1 Top story

Mbarara District LC V Chairperson, Rt. Captain Tumusiime Bamuturaki, says the failure by residents to understand the act makes it hard for them to question the procedures and hold duty bearers accountable.
10:25
10:25

Installation of 500 Solar Street Lights Kicks Off in Gulu Town 1 2 Top story

Terrence Odonga, the Gulu Municipal Engineer told URN in an interview that the installation of the solar street lights is being done by Mesco Limited. Odonga says the work that kicked off on November 14th, 2019 with the setting of bases for the solar street light poles will take four months.
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