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18:58
18:58

Kirunda Kivejinja Dead Uganda Media Centre 1 Top story

"We have learnt with deep sadness the passing of our elder, friend and comrade, 2nd Deputy PM Alhajji Ali Kirunda Kivejinja the Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda said on his social media platform
18:20
18:20

Candidate for Wobulenzi Town Council Chair Faces Terrorism Charges anti terrorism act 1

Serunjonji denied any role in protests saying he was attending burial away in Mityana district by the time the protests broke up.
17:59
17:59

UMEME Staff's Hand Cut Off in Illegal Operation on Illegal Connections. 2

DPC Muhangi also blamed UMEME people for going on an illegal operation at night time without informing local leaders or police and extorting money from locals who were discovered connecting power illegally which prompted the community to respond negatively towards them.
17:46
17:46

Taking Raw Blood Declines in Karamoja due to Animal Reduction 2

Mark Lopusnyang a 70 -year- old elder and a resident Lolachat village in Nabilatuk district told URN on Friday in Moroto that the blood is a highly nutritious meal which protected children from malnutrition unlike the case today.
17:17
17:17

Suspected Motorcycle Robber Killed byMob in Oyam District 2

Grace Musoke, the Oyam District Police Commander, confirmed the incident but condemned the mob action. Musoke says Police had recovered the motorcycle while a case of murder by mob has been registered at Kamdini Police Station under CRB 170/2020 pending investigations.
17:08
17:08

Amuriat Lists Museveni’s "Failed Projects" POA 3 1

Amuriat says Museveni pledges are political tricks he puts up to win people’s hearts so as to vote for him and his government but lack the art of fulfilment which is FDC has well studied.
16:18
16:18

Government Violated Prosecutors' Salary Expectations in Abuse of Authority -Court Declares Musa Ssekaana 1

In his ruling dated 18th December 2020 delivered by mail, Justice Ssekaana found that the applicants had a legitimate expectation that government would deliver on the commitment. But, he declined to issue an Order of Mandamus saying, enforcement of the commitment cannot be through issuance of the order.
16:06
16:06

Mulago Doctors Remove Big Knife From Man's Head 1 2

Ndakayisenge Emmanuel, a 22- year old an employee of Pepsi-Uganda working as turn boy and resident of Banda-Kasenyi a Kampala suburb, was hacked by two unidentified thugs moving on a motorcycle near his work place in Nakawa and vanished with 500,000shs he had received as salary on the fatefully.
15:37
15:37

Greater Arua Gets 1,257 Bicycles to Mobilization for NRM 2 2

Of the bicycles delivered at Arua Police grounds this morning, 529 were given to Arua City while 309 were given to Arua district and 419 were handed over to Terego district.
13:09
13:09

Thousands Miss Out on Mosquito Nets in Apac Apac District 4 1

Francis Ayo, the chairperson of Ilera Cell Village, Agulu Division in Apac Municipality, says he received only 155 out of the 349 mosquito nets he was expecting for his area, a reason why he refused to take it.
12:34
12:34

Jjuuko, Mawejje, Included in CHAN Squad 1

This is the first time in three years that Mawejje has been summoned to join the national team while Viper’s forward Shaban also comes back to the national team after suffering a long-term injury.
12:19
12:19

Luwero NGO Forum Piles Pressure On Gov't to Unfreeze NGO Accounts ngo activities 4 1

Steven Sewava the Chairperson of Luwero NGO Forum says that the freezing of the accounts will not affect only planned activities but set a bad precedent and affect future funding of other NGO activities.
11:20
11:20

Farmers in Omoro Frustrated by Price Fluctuation of Beans, Maize 4

Barbara Piloya, a farmer in Minakulu Town Council in Oyam District says the prices of maize grains and beans in the area have drastically dropped by over 50 percent since the beginning of November.
10:56
10:56

Kyotera DP Approves Late MP Ssentongo’s Lawyer Daughter To Replace Her 3 1

Henry Ssemakula, one of DP’s lead campaigners in Kyotera, has confirmed that a meeting they held on Friday evening decided that Nantongo be fronted as the perfect candidate for the tough race.
10:53
10:53

Kamwenge District Seeks UGX 46Bn to End Water Crisis 3 1

According to the Kamwenge district Assistant Water Officer, Michael Byamukama, access to clean water in urban areas is about 70 per cent but in rural areas, some go to as low as 20 per cent.
10:47
10:47

Music Promoters Vow to Defy Police Ban on Christmas Concerts 2 1

Juma Balunywa, the spokesperson of national promoters association however, appeals to the government to think about the entertainment industry in general, saying they have been hit hard yet other sectors that gather many people like religious institutions, theatres and art galleries were allowed to operate. Balunywa requests that the health ministry can come up with SOPs that can help them operate as well.
10:05
10:05

Parliament Vets New Deputy IGP Uganda Police 2 1

The Newly appointed Deputy Inspector General of Police General Paul Lokech has reportedly told the Parliament’s committee that he is a fixer who gets things done.
07:17
07:17

Kitgum District Rations Mosquito Nets Malaria 2 1

Patrick Ocaya, the district operation supervisor in charge of mosquito nets distribution says a validation exercise conducted captured 363,632 people as beneficiaries, an excess of 25,454 people above the micro-planning figure.
06:55
06:55

MP Reagan Okumu Decries Delayed 2016 Supreme Court Ruling Gulu High Court 3 1

Okumu, who is now seeking sixth term re-election as Aswa County MP under the FDC ticket, says the pending ruling by the Court of Appeal is still bothering him whether he was legitimately elected or not.
06:37
06:37

Eviction of Pastoralists in Amuru District Hangs in Balance 2

A senior police officer who preferred anonymity explained that 28 of the 34 personnel deployed for the operation have deserted the mission. They cited lack of protective gears like gumboots; rain courts and tents.
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