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18:25
18:25

Vicar Arrested in Kwania for Conducting Prayers Church Of Uganda 2

Rev. Newtown Abalo was arrested together with Jimmy Uhuru Onyewa, the LCI chairperson of Teduka cell after a tip-off from residents.
18:16
18:16

Minimize Use of Public Transport- Museveni Uganda and COVID 19 1

While addressing the nation on Sunday, President Museveni urged people who do not own personal vehicles or motorcycles to desist from travelling.
17:57
17:57

South African Investor Survives Lynching in Jinja resident 2 2

This followed his Facebook post where he boosted of moving freely through the airport without being quarantined.
17:32
17:32

Police in Kaabong Pour Local Brew to Discourage Social Gatherings ministry of health 4

The women were on Sunday taken by surprise when the police led by the Kaabong DPC Gerald Gubira poured local brew in the areas of Kampswahili, Kapilan Bar and Kaabong central.
16:40
16:40

Lack of Schools in Buvuma Force Pupils into Fishing Lwajje Sub county 3 1

Although, the government has set up schools in each of the sub-counties apart from Lwajje which has none. The sub-counties have several other scattered small islands attached to them, but the children are struggling to access schools.
16:09
16:09

How Police’s New Human Rights Director Nanding Rose Through The Ranks 2 2

By the appointment, Nanding becomes the second serving female officer at the level of a director. The other is CID director Grace Akullo.
15:42
15:42

Salt Prices Shoot Up in Acholi, Teso Sub region President Museveni 2 1

In many shops URN visited in Gulu, Agago and Kitgum districts, price of Habari table salt imported from Kenya sold in 500 grams’ packet had increased to Shillings 2,000 and 2,500 from 800 shillings. Salt packaged in 200 grams is now being sold at 1,500 shillings from 400 shillings.
15:25
15:25

Young People Asked to Take Caution to Prevent COVID -19 COVID -19 Pandemic

In his latest global update about the Virus that started in China late last year but has so far spread to other 185 countries and continues killing thousands, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the WHO Director General said every day they are learning more about the virus.
15:08
15:08

Passengers Stranded at Katuna Border 2 5 Top story

The passengers among them four Kenyans, one Eritrean and 83 Ugandans were confined at Uganda’s no man’s land on Sunday at around 9 am. They were travelling in two Jaguar buses.
14:49
14:49

Priest Briefly Arrested For Defying President’s Directives 1

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, said Kalumba who is also the Vicar General for Kampala Archdiocese was found celebrating mass .
13:31
13:31

Uganda to Carry Out Antibody Tests For COVID-19 4 1

The antibody test is very effective because it can detect the virus even in mild infection where the virus can be easily missed and mistaken for the common cold by the widely used Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) being used currently to detect the germ in the nose or throat swabs.
13:23
13:23

Lira Catholic Bishop Suspends Fasting Among Christians COVID- 19 3 1

Bishop Lino Wanok advised the Christians to eat and keep their immunity strong.
13:11
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Bar Owners Arrested in Kampala, Hoima over Defying Orders on Closure 1

A joint security team has arrested 37 bars owners, managers in Saturday night raid on bars defying President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni’s closure of public places in a bid to fight coronavirus.
12:54
12:54

Three Undergo Self-Quarantine in Kitgum self quarantine

William Komakech, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner who is heading the Corona Virus Disease Task Force says they managed to track down the three who have since been placed on close watch.
12:32
12:32

Missing Kagadi Man Found Dead missing man

The deceased is Valence Mfitumukiza, a resident of Rwentale A village, Burora Sub County in Kagadi district.
12:18
12:18

International Students Hit Hard By Closure of Universities Reuben Twinomujuni 3 2

At Kampala International University, where there are a large number of international students, Dr Muhammad Mpezamihingo says that they do not have contingency plans for the students since the directive was abrupt.
11:39
11:39

It is Time to Reconcile with God- Bishop Luwalira Corona Virus 1

In his sermon, Bishop Luwalira said that the fear and silence across the world over the disease is only a sign of God's anger towards to world. He appealed for genuine prayer and repentance from every citizen crying out to God to save and renew the land.
11:31
11:31

25- Year-Old Drowns in Kiko Wetland accident 1 1

The deceased who is a student of St. Joseph vocational centre of plumbing who has been undergoing industrial training at the National Water and Sewerage Cooperation, Kamuli branch had gone to conduct personal studies on the different water pipes within Kiko wetland.
11:09
11:09

ICT Ministry Bans Press Conferences Ministry of ICT 2

Nabakooba said while information is very important in the fight against further spread of the disease, journalists will now have to get information through phone calls or individual interviews than gatherings.
10:54
10:54

Man Stabs Wife to Death, Attempts to Commit Suicide 1 2

Abdulla tricked the deceased that he had accepted to give her one million shillings in return for the title.
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