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23:51
23:51

Kisaka Pledges to Let People in Kampala Take Part in City Development Dorothy Kisaka 3 1

A part from participatory leadership, she says they shall lead from the front and not from the back, do what they say and avoid duplicity and dishonesty. Also that they shall nurture as an organization, a strong culture to deliver quality services.
23:40
23:40

Health Ministry Confirms Rift Valley Fever Outbreak in Kabale 1

Emmanuel Ainebyoona, Ministry of Health Public Relations Officer told our reporter on Thursday evening that results from the samples tested positive to Rift Valley Fever.
23:29
23:29

HIV Positive Mothers Decry Stigma and Discrimination at Health Centres Ministry Of Health 2

Several HIV pregnant mothers have faced discrimination after testing positive during antenatal visits. They want the act to be stopped by medical personnel who do it.
22:58
22:58

Parliament Approves Creation of 46 New Constituencies 5 1

The approved new constituencies are Buhweju West, Buwekula South, Kiboga West, Lamwo East, Bugangaizi South, Chekwi East, Mulanda, and Kwania North. On the same list is Buyanja East, Kagoma North, Ngariam, Agago West, Bukanga North, Bukimbiri and Nakaseke Central. These (15) were approved by Cabinet on June 15th.
18:57
18:57

Pictorial: New KCCA Executive Director Takes Over Office

Kisaka replaces Eng. Andrew Kitaka who has been acting executive director since Jennifer Musisi resigned in 2018.
18:44
18:44

Pictorial: Senior Police Officers Passed out at Bwebajja College

Among the police officers who received Master’s degrees include Senior Superintendent of Police Hilga Dauda, Caroline Akoth, Kayondo Hamis, John Aratu, Doris Achola, Doreen Ayesige and Jackson Musinguzi.
18:42
18:42

37 Police Officers Receive Master’s Degree in Security 2 1

Bwebajja Police College Director Dr John Kamya said UPEACE partnered with the police to improve the quality of senior police personnel and a Master’s degree award reflects the milestone that has been made.
18:10
18:10

Group Seeks Compensation for Land Housing UN Mission Base in Juba United Nations 1

The UN mission used the land for the relocation of the Internally Displaced Persons from Tongping Site, in Juba which was flooding as a result of heavy rains during the time and was overcrowded at the same time as more nationals sought shelter in UN Protection of Civilian Sites.
18:07
18:07

Private Facilities can’t Offer COVID-19 Treatment Ministry of Health 2

“In Kampala we have 1600 facilities and 98percent are privately owned. KCCA has been trying to train private facilities but the resources available were limited”, UHF's Grace Kiwanuka says handling COVID-19 would be very challenging for them.
17:56
17:56

Chameleone, URA Agree to Settle Case Out of Court Tax evasion 2 2

Court was told that URA signed a memorandum of understanding with Mayanja such that he can pay the money within four months and that he will be required to deposit 20 million Shillings every month.
17:22
17:22

Nandala Loses ICPAU Council Vote, Faces Off With Institute over License Renewal 1

Mafabi says in a letter to the institute that there is no law that requires him to fill a form. He says he is required to make an application which he did and argues in the letter that even if his firm is not granted a license, he as a person should not be denied one.
17:14
17:14

MPs Heap Praises on Kadaga ahead of NRM Contest President Museveni 7 1

Members of Parliament have today thrown their weight behind the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga as she contests for Second National Chairperson of the National Resistance Movement (NRM).
17:14
17:14

MP Kassiano Wadri Joins ANT 5 3

The Member of parliament representing Arua Municipality Kassiano Wadri has today officially declared his membership to the newly formed Alliance for National Transformation-ANT which was founded by former FDC president Mugisha Muntu.
17:08
17:08

MPs Question Delayed Appointment of Human Rights Commission Boss 3 1

The previous chairperson of the commission Med Sozzi Kaggwa died in November last year. However, he has never been replaced close to eight months down the road. It’s on the basis of this that the committee pointed to the gross underperformance of the commission in the absence of a fully constituted team.
16:39
16:39

Electoral Process Already Going Wrong Under EC Watch -Muntu Mugisha Muntu 6 2

The Alliance for National Transformation-ANT Presidential aspirant Rtd Maj Gen Gregory Mugisha Muntu told journalists in Kampala that a lot is already going wrong under the watch of the commission, signalling inability to independently oversee the forthcoming general election.
16:39
16:39

COVID-19: Three Business Premises Temporarily Closed in Arua paul drileba 2 3

Ji Hong Yun supermarket owned by by Chinese, Yasmin Dry Cleaning Shop and Dream Saloon, a popular saloon were closed and sealed off to the public on Wednesday and over 15 people quarantined.
16:36
16:36

Construction of UGX 96m Eye Unit Starts in Moroto 2 1

The unit that will serve the entire Karamoja Sub Region is expected to be completed by July next year.
16:16
16:16

Police Officers Accused of Aiding Escape of Defilement Suspect 2 1

It is alleged that they aided the escape of Kerett Byonabye from Hoima Police Station. Byonabye is accused of defiling a 13-year-old girl, a student of St Cyprian Secondary school in Buhanika sub-county Hoima district.
15:55
15:55

Gulu Regional Referral Hospital in UGX 262m Debt 2 1

James Elima, the Hospital Director disclosed on Thursday that the hospital purchased food worth 190 million shillings for feeding Covid-19 suspects and patients at the quarantine and treatment centres respectively.
15:35
15:35

African Coffee Paid Less Compared to Latin America, Asia coffee prices 1 1 Top story

The study looked at prices paid between 2000 and 2018. It notes that the average price in Africa for Arabica coffee is 70.4 US cents ( 2,575 Shillings) per pound or half a kilogram when the price is 37.6 per cent higher in Latin America and 41.5 per cent higher in India.
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