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19:34
19:34

Mentally Distressed Man Commits Suicide in Kasese 2

According to the area municipal councilor, John Siriwayo, the deceased who is survived by four children has been disgruntled in life since his wife divorced two years back.
19:22
19:22

Uganda only Detecting 10% of COVID-19 Infections Ministry of Health 2 3

Data from the health ministry shows that to date, over 600,000 cases of COVID-19 have been reported. Analysis based on the explanation of health experts shows that around 5.1 to 5.4 million cases have not detected
19:13
19:13

Kabuleta Fails To Campaign In Kyotera, Rakai, Lwengo 1

According to Godwin Matsiko, his campaign controller, they were unable to communicate in time why they cancelled their visit to the three districts.
18:52
18:52

Can Uganda Grow at Bloomberg's 2% Forecast? economic growth

The economies of Ethiopia, Uganda, Ivory Coast, Egypt, Ghana, Rwanda and Kenya withstood the economic impact of the pandemic so successfully that they were among the world’s 10 fastest-growing in 2020. At least five of them are expected to remain in that elite growth club through 2022, according to forecasts by economists compiled by Bloomberg during the past three months
18:40
18:40

Court Sets Date to Determine Sodo, Kutesa Sembabule Dispute NRM 1 Top story

According to the poll results declared by the Sembabule NRM District Returning Officer, William Katokozi on September 30th, 2020, Sodo polled 17,343 votes against 16,104 votes garnered by Musherure.
18:15
18:15

Another Kyagulanyi Bodyguard Detained Shamim Malende 2 1 Top story

Despite this, Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga said police were hunting for Ariho for alleged possession of teargas canister. Ariho was arrested on Thursday last week in Bubulo in Manafwa district during Kyagulanyi’s campaign rallies.
18:11
18:11

Angry Mob Kills 60-Yr Old Man in Mayuge 1 4

According to police, Magumba broke into one resident’s house and took three hens from the kitchen house at around one o’clock, in the middle of the night on Saturday.
17:58
17:58

Mao Promises to Enact Law on Compensation of Teso War Victims 1 2

In a press conference held at Timisha Hotel in Soroti City on Monday, Mao said that although government through President Yoweri Museveni has promised to compensate the people in Teso over the years in vain, the compensation shouldn’t be the goodwill of one individual but the responsibility of government to the people of Teso.
17:46
17:46

Body of Missing Boda Boda Rider Found in River Rwizi

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson, says the deceased was killed on Tuesday night and his body dumped in river Rwizi. He says the assailants were after the deceased’s Bajaj boxer motorcycle registration number UEV 781Q.
17:41
17:41

Kiira Motors Ready to Take Orders as CEO Musasizi Gets Global Recognition 1 4

Musasizi says the June 2021 date will only be a launch, as they already have the capacity to produce 16 electric buses per month and are just waiting for orders.
17:25
17:25

Joint Radio Debates Save Candidates From Hefty Digital Campaign Costs 1 4 Top story

Walter Livings Tooroma, the incumbent Kitgum Municipal Council Mayor who is running for a second term in office says he has been saved from high competition given the fact that politics is highly commercialized.
17:10
17:10

Lukwago Returns Home, Calls for Investment in Health Sector 4 4

Lukwago left the country on November 24th to seek further treatment at the hospital after he had been diagnosed with acute anaphylaxis, a severe and potentially life-threatening allergic reaction that experts say can occur within seconds or minutes of exposure to something one is allergic to.
17:02
17:02

Poachers Kill Ranger in Kibaale National Park

According to Hangi, the deceased was ambushed by five armed poachers together with his five colleagues around Kanyantare in Kyenjojo district. The poachers opened fire killing Matsipo before his team also fired back killing one poacher while the rest fled the scene.
16:55
16:55

Presidential Candidate Kabuleta Wants Curfew Lifted ahead of Festivities COVID 19 Curfew 1 1

Presidential Candidate Joseph Kabuleta has called for the lifting of the curfew imposed in the wake of COVID-19 Pandemic ahead of the festive season holiday.
16:50
16:50

Armed Thugs Rob UGX 4.3M from Money Lender Robbers 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police spokesperson, says that by the time police received information about the attack, it was too late to pursue the thugs. He says detectives recovered two bullet cartridges from the crime scene as exhibits.
16:32
16:32

Minister Kasaija Unopposed As Sole Opponent Withdraws 2

“Please refer to the attached copy of the withdrawal letter and the declaration by the Returning Officer, of Hon Matia Kasaija as unopposed Member of Parliament for Bujanja County in Kibaale Electoral District” reads Ipeto’s December 7th letter to the Electoral Commission Secretary.
16:20
16:20

Pictorial: Raid on NUP Offices in Gulu 2 20 Top story

The youths, who were holding placards denouncing the office leadership for alleged corruption and tribalism, first held a procession through Gulu City.
16:13
16:13

Mufti Mubaje Lashes Out at Muslims for Bad Behavior During Campaigns immoral behaviors 3 1 Top story

According to Sheikh Mubaje, although Islam is kin on morals, some Muslim leaders and youths have diverted from this principle as the country approaches the 2021 elections.
16:01
16:01

City Protest Killings: Ballistic Experts Pick UPDF, Police Guns 1 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, confirmed that a forensic and ballistic team has already picked guns for examination. This is because all guns in hands of police, Internal Security Organisation –ISO, Local Defence Unit-LDU and some in UPDF have already been fingerprinted.
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