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17:34
17:34

Pictorial: Churches Reopen After Six Months of Closure

Last week, President Museveni said that the places of worship should open on condition that there are 70 congregants.
17:09
17:09

Mbale Woman MP Protests Delayed Release of NRM Primaries Results 1

The results were referred to the National NRM electoral commission chaired by Dr Tanga Odoi after the Mbale NRM Elections Office failed to announce the winner.
16:53
16:53

NRM Mourns Former Mayor Nasser Ntege Sebaggala 1 2

NRM Secretary General Justine Kasule Lumumba said Sebaggala was a unique person who had a strong heart and passion for the vulnerable people.
16:21
16:21

Kitgum and Lamwo Districts Receive Face Masks 5 1

Kitgum District will receive 177,340 masks while Lamwo 114,044.
15:49
15:49

NRM Primaries in Mawogola Postponed Again 2 1

The elections had earlier been scheduled for Monday. They will now be held on September 30th 2020.
15:20
15:20

Religious Leaders in Luweero Want Number of Congregants Increased Catholic Church 3 5

The Assistant Vicar of the Luweero Anglican Diocese, Rev. Can. James Mukiibi questioned President Museveni’s limit to 70 congregants. He argued that it’s small and needs to be revisited because their Churches can accommodate hundreds and can practice social distancing.
14:01
14:01

Christians Throng Churches After Six Months of Closure 5 1 Top story

The worshippers were seen wearing facemasks and washing their hands before entering the church.
13:22
13:22

Fishermen in Kitagwenda Decry Illegal Landing Site Mahyoro 2 1

Patrick Ngiragizi one of the fishermen at Nyakera Landing Site says that the fishermen could have taken an advantage of loopholes in the security around the lake to engage in the illegal activity.
13:15
13:15

Apac Businessmen Held Over Deploying Street Kids to Steal 2

The arrest stemmed from a confession by some street kids to security that they were being used by the arrested businessmen to go and steal for them scrap metals in exchange of food.
13:00
13:00

Man Who Treated Bush War Fighters Demands UGX 1B Compensation ISO 4 3

“After the war, ISO promised to give Mr Mugisa 8 million shillings to enable him rehabilitate himself. However, up to now, this poor man has not yet received anything and he is now a laughing stock before the Movement detractors,” reads Jacob Asiimwe’s letter
12:56
12:56

Poorly Managed Covid-19 Triage Areas Could Increase Hospital Infections- Experts COVID 19 2 1

According to the medics, leaving security guards to manage these triage centers is a disaster in the making.
12:37
12:37

200 COVID-19 Patients in Acholi Still Mixing with Community Ministry of Health

According statistics obtained from the surveillance and case management committed, there 28 active cases that have not been evacuated for treatment in Omoro; 35 in Gulu, 7 in Nwoya, 15 in Amuru, 6 in Lamwo, 5 in Kitgum and 168 in Aswa Hydropower Dam.
12:30
12:30

Sebaggala’s Many Legal Battles; Some Won, Some Lost 1

Owori is alleged to have demanded that Ssebagala pays 800 million shillings in costs which she had reportedly spent on their son, then aged five years. News published at that time quote Ssebagala’s lawyer Nelson Walusimbi saying that Owori demanded 2,500 dollars (now 9.2 million shillings) per month in child maintenance.
11:57
11:57

North Kigezi, Kinkizi Dioceses Get UGX 500M Water Project

The 500 Million Shillings water scheme was constructed with funding from Tear fund organization, a United Kingdom funding agency based in England.
11:43
11:43

Hundreds of Butambala Children Don't Want To Return to School - Study World Vision 2

The report indicates that many children have embarked on small business ventures in the community whereas others have gotten married
11:36
11:36

Karusandara Residents Decry Poor State of Roads poor roads 4 2

The road that connects the sub-county to the Kasese-Fort Portal main road through Kisanyarazi trading centre and Hima is filled with deep gullies, heaps of stones and sand deposits.
11:24
11:24

Farmers Lose Fish to Fungal Disease Fish farming 1

According to information from the Aquatic Research and Development Centre (ARDC) in Kajjansi, Wakiso district, in 2018/ 2019 the national fish hatchery at Kajjansi hatched only 200,000 tons of Catfish fingerlings out of the one million tons set annual target.
11:12
11:12

Arua Residents Irked by Incomplete Works on Ociba Bridge 2 3

The residents are angry that the bridge has been opened which poses a high risk to travellers
10:47
10:47

Pictorial: Al Hajji Nasser Ntege Ssebaggala's Vigil

Sebaggala died on Saturday morning at International Hospital Kampala, according to family sources. He was 72 years old. At IHK he was diagnosed with intussusception; a condition in which one segment of intestine inverts within another, causing an intestinal obstruction. URN was at the vigil and brings you the pictures.
10:35
10:35

Norbert Mao Elected Secretary General of African Political Parties Body 1

The election took place on Saturday during the organization’s General Meeting which was held virtually via Zoom. Mao will serve for three years alongside these other elected officials.
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