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20:43
20:43

Two Fishermen Lose Hands During Night Operation Scuffle 1 1

The fishermen were found leaving their fishing grounds in Bussi Islands heading to the market in Buwaya, a landing site in Kasanje Sub County on Friday morning when they were intercepted by two men, who were later identified as Kirongoozi Joseph and Patrick Lwenjolonga, allegedly from the Fisheries Protection Unit
20:26
20:26

10-Man Express FC Defeats Onduparaka 1-0 in Arua 2 3

The red card surprisingly motivated the ten-man team to overwhelm Onduparaka with long passes and more pressure which culminated into a goal in the 85th minute. Frank Ssenyondo converted a back pass by Onduparaka’s Kakooza into the net, giving them a 1-0 win.
19:58
19:58

UWA Ranger Shoots 18- Year-Old in Mt. Elgon Park 1 1

The victim has been identified as Priton a resident Kapkoros Parish in Kapkoros sub-county Bukwo district. He was shot on Friday by unidentified ranger after he was found grazing animals inside the park.
19:47
19:47

Rotary Run to Deliver First Privately Operated Cancer Facility breast cancer 1 3

The Chairperson of Uganda Rotary Cancer Programme, Steven Mwanje says there is light at the end of the tunnel with over 2.5 billion shillings garnered to start off one crucial component of the project.
19:34
19:34

Pictorial; Celebrating Black History Month in Uganda Sauti Ya Africa

A special concert featuring music spanning three centuries that reflects the African American experience in the United States from slavery in the 1800’s up through the Civil Rights era of the 1960s and through the present day left many upbeat, as they walked down memory lane.
19:30
19:30

EAC Dispute Redress Mechanism Weak-Integration Expert

Dr Isaac Shinyekwa, a senior research fellow on integration at the local think tank Economic Policy Research Centre, said trade disputes should not be a surprise . However, EAC partner states should be able to resolve them quickly to continue trading seamlessly.
19:21
19:21

Infant Sues Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital for Medical Negligence eye surgery 1

A month later, the court records say Dr Fabian brought it to their attention that that the cornea that was transplanted was not compatible with the blood system of the infant and this was after his eye had gotten swollen with much pain.
18:44
18:44

Black History Month Celebrated with Freedom Songs at Makerere Sauti Ya Africa 3

Artists Sauti Ya Africa, sensational recording artist and dancer Sheebah Karungi, musical diva Rema Namakula and Ugandan rapper Daniel Lubwama Kigozi alias Navio all sang the freedom songs. They were accompanied by American musician Seth Sharp and Makerere University’s Department of Performing Arts and Film Choir.
18:31
18:31

Irene Sewankambo Named Acting UCC Boss as Mutabazi Bows Out Parliament 1

Mutabazi who has served for two five-year terms will not have his contract renewed when it expires this Sunday, February 9, 2020, according to information obtained by Uganda Radio Network.
18:18
18:18

Busia Flood Victims Face Hunger 3

Floods hit the five villages of Mayombe, Bugunduhira, Sibarara, Buchiwedo and Hukemo among others living hundreds displaced.
17:31
17:31

More Students Complete UBTEB 2019 UBTEB Results 1 2

According to the results that were released on Friday, a total of 5,251 candidates that sat for examinations in two programs; Uganda Community Polytechnics Certificate-UCPC and Advanced Craft Programs- ACP, 4,102 representing 84 percent completed their studies and passed during the November/December 2019 examination cycle.
16:43
16:43

Clerk to Parliament Receives Notice of Censure Against Tumwine Gen Elly Tumwine 1 2

Mbwatekamwa Gaffa, the Kasambya county MP has presented to the Clerk to Parliament a censure motion against Security Minister Gen Elly Tumwine.
16:25
16:25

Funding For Disease Outbreaks to Expire Next Month World Bank 4

Dr. Allan Muruta the Commissioner Public Health Emergencies at the Ministry of Health told Uganda Radio Network that for Ebola preparedness efforts alone, they have so far used over $36million dollars where by part of this money has come from the loan.
15:51
15:51

SEATINI Sues Gov’t Over Continued Use of Glyphosate Herbicides High Court

Its use became controversial in 2015 when the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) concluded that it was probably carcinogenic. Additional Research by the University of Washington indicated that the chemical significantly increases the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), a cancer of the immune system.
15:23
15:23

Amuru District Receives 900 million to Rehabilitate Roads 2

Michael Lakony Amuru district LCV Chairperson says the roads that shall be rehabilitated include Pabo town council to Otoro kume, Parabongo to Guru-guru, Amoyo kuma to Bol Atero and Moroli to Pacilo.
15:21
15:21

Kitgum Gets Additional UGX 2.7 Billion USMID Funds The World Bank 1 2

Emmanuel Banya, the Kitgum Municipal Council Town Clerk told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the money is meant to aid implementation of the first phase of infrastructural development this financial year.
15:04
15:04

Parliament Blocks Obore’s Return from Forced Leave IGG 1

According to the job advert, a suitable candidate was expected to hold an Honors Degree in Mass Communication, Communication Studies, Journalism or Arts with Communication and Public Relations studied as subjects, from a recognized University plus a Masters' Degree in a relevant field.
14:11
14:11

Man Arrested For Vandalizing UTL Cables 2

Owoyesigyire said the officers were on normal night Patrols when they sighted three people vandalizing UTL cables in a Manhole. Two of Wambere’s colleagues escaped arrest.
13:58
13:58

State Challenges Kashaka's Bail Application Supreme Court 1

Principal State Attorney Harriet Angom on Friday told Supreme Court Judge Lillian Tibatemwa that court should instead expeditiously hear Kashaka's appeal challenging his conviction and sentence as opposed to releasing him on bail.
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