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20:37
20:37

Calls to Lift Lockdown Intensify as Africa COVID-19 Infections Drop by 15% 2 1 Top story

Already he said 27 countries on the continent have allowed cross border movement but they require a negative test for one to be able to enter a specific country.
18:41
18:41

Rwampara East Loser Petitions NRM Electoral Commission Chairperson 4 3

Ngabirano polled 15,060 votes while Tusiime came second with 14,049 votes. Other contestants Bomuhangi garnered 590 votes and Mutsika got 448 votes.
18:27
18:27

Gov't Asked to Integrate HIV, Sexual Reproductive Health Services 2

Monja Minsi, the Business Development and Advocacy Manager at the Aids Information Centre Uganda said that if the government were to integrate these services, it would reduce the amount of money it spends on organizations that offer these different services.
18:04
18:04

Family Homeless as Husband Sells Marital Home to Pay SACCO Loan eviction 4 1

Robinah Margaret Nansubuga, 43, a resident of Kalongomiti zone in Luweero town, told URN that a man, identified as John Zziwa emerged last month claiming to have bought the home from her husband Mike Kasule, without her consent.
17:40
17:40

NIRA Suspends Issuance of IDs At Wakiso Office

According to a notice issued by NIRA on Wednesday, a screening exercise conducted at their various offices found that police personnel attached to the Wakiso office was positive for COVID 19 disease and is currently under case management.
17:35
17:35

Bailiffs Remain on Remand as Dodoviko, 15 Others are Granted Bail 1

Those who applied for bail included; City businessman Dodviko Mwanje, the KCCA acting director for Physical Planning Ivan Katongole, Ali Mukwaya, Giso Ndeeba, and the Field Force Unit-FFU Commander for the Kampala Metropolitan Police South Region Martin Adero, among other police officers.
17:11
17:11

Floods Wreck Havoc in Kampala 9 1

Business at Ham Shopping Grounds came to a standstill as Nakivubo Channel overflowed and left the shops submerged in water.
16:52
16:52

Insurance Companies Restless over Increasing Taxation insurance in uganda 2

The insurers say that on top of every premium is a charge to cover stamp duty, training, Value Added Tax (VAT), Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) payments and Withholding tax. This, they say, has led to an increase in the cost of insurance policies.
16:25
16:25

Butemba County Aspirants Jointly Challenge NRM Primary Results NRM Primaries 3 1 Top story

The contestants who include area MP Innocent Pentagon Kamusiime, former MP Samuel Ssemugaba, Peter Babu Kabango, Patrick Nyanzi Bingi and Richard Ruhinda Nganwa say that one of the contenders; Micheal Katungi, who had been defeated in the polls held on Friday, was, instead, declared the winner of the race, under unclear circumstances.
16:23
16:23

Kitgum Task-Force to Regulate Movement of Prison Staff Over Covid-19

Test results released by the Health Ministry on Wednesday indicate a total of 76 inmates at Kitgum Government Prison tested positive to COVID-19 out of 80 confirmed cases the district registered.
16:08
16:08

Kwania Farmers Embrace Rosemary Growing 3

Vicky Apono, a resident of Abany-imalo village in Abongomola Sub County Kwania district who planted 6 acres of the plant is already harvesting. She says her life has improved alongside that of the people around her especially those who have ventured into growing Rosemary
16:04
16:04

Digital Learning; Primary, Secondary Curriculum Content Now Accessible Online 1 2

Ugandan learners can now access the entire Uganda school curriculum from primary to senior six online and get assessed at the end of the lesson or learning cycle, through the updated version of the Yaaka Digital Network, a solution designed by Ultimate Media Consult for both teachers, learners, and schools.
15:53
15:53

DPP's Office Closed After Staff Tests Positive for COVID-19 DPP offices 1

According to the Statement issued on Wednesday by the Director of Public Prosecutions, Jane Frances Abodo, says that members of the public, DPP field staff and stakeholders have been advised not to visit the office for 14 days.
15:46
15:46

Rakai Man 22, Attacked, Torched To Death arson 3

John Mukaaya 22 was alone in the house when he was attacked this (Wednesday) morning at 2am. Residents say that the attackers spilled petrol in the house and lit it while he was asleep.
15:05
15:05

Seven NRM Losers in Busia to Contest as Independents 3 1

The losers note that the recently concluded elections were marred with voter bribery and manipulation of results.
15:02
15:02

Teachers' Attitude Chasing Sicklers From School SASCELL 3 1

Brendah Awooli, 17, who stays with her mother at Seeta says teachers at Namwanga primary school Tororo failed to understand her situation and continued to punish her whenever she skipped days without attending school and when she turned up late for classes
14:41
14:41

Confusion on Soroti City Boundaries Forces Minister Magezi to Address Council on Phone

Magezi was called by Soroti Municipality MP, Edmund Herbert Ariko while attempting to answer questions regarding city boundaries.
14:34
14:34

Mothers Paying for Services at Kwania Public Health Facilities. 2

Brenda Apio, a resident of Okwor Village in Etekober parish, Nambieso Sub County says, she delivered at Nambieso HCIII with the help of an elderly woman because the midwife was attending to another mother but she was still asked to pay the illegal 5000 shillings before she could go home.
14:09
14:09

Court threatens to Dismiss Charges Against Businessman Abid Alam 3

The two have for nearly five months been facing charges of conspiring to defeat the course of justice but prosecution has all along not managed to finalise investigations for the case to proceed citing different problems, the latest being covid-19 disruption of work.
13:59
13:59

High Transport Costs Curtail Economic Revival- Experts Stanbic Bank 2

According to the Uganda Bureau of Statistics, the Annual Core Inflation increased to 5.9 percent for the year ending August 2020 from 5.8 percent registered for the year ended July 2020.
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