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19:17
19:17

Scars of Domestic Violence Torment 28-Year-Old Mother in Nwoya cohabitation 2 2

Alice Adokorach, a mother of five who left her parents’ home at a tender age says her relationship has deprived her of happiness, by a partner who was addicted to his beer and to the rod. She endured punches and beatings, almost on a daily basis, scars of which remain visible on her body today.
18:54
18:54

Musician Eric Opoka Agrees to Improve Tumbiza Song COVID-19 3 1

On Tuesday, officials from UCC, Ministry of Health met Opoka at the UCC offices in Bugolobi and it was agreed that he improves the lyrics of the song to sensitize the public about Covid-19.
18:20
18:20

Busia Residents Use Hand Hoes to Repair 5 Kilometer Road 3 2

Residents on Tuesday morning mobilized themselves and decided to work on the road using hand hoes.
18:17
18:17

Kiruhura Candidate Has One Leg in NRM, Another in NUP 1 1

To officially leave NUP and withdraw his candidature, a source says Mugizi asked for a refund of the money he paid in nomination fees as well as a refund of the money he has spent on campaign materials. However, he is still waiting for the payment.
17:41
17:41

Newly Passed Out SPCs in Kitgum Warned Against Violence Kitgum Municipality 1 1

Thomas Eyaku, the Kitgum District Police Commander revealed that the Special Police Constables shall be deployed alongside senior officers.
17:28
17:28

Moses Ali Replaces Late Kivejinja on IUIU Council 3 1

During the 33rd meeting of the University Council held at Hotel Africana on Tuesday, Dr Kawesa Sengendo the University Rector told journalists that Moses Ali is the right choice to replace the late Kivejinja.
17:09
17:09

Suspected Congolese Militia Kidnap Two Fishermen at Rweshama Landing Site 4

Capt. Favourite Rugumayo, the marine forces spokesperson says that the militias also took away a boat Reg. No. UG 44 owned by Muzaifa Baribaseke.
16:39
16:39

Expectant Mothers in Amudat Travel 40 Kilometers to Deliver in Kenya 1

According to records at the District health department, there are only eight health centres. They include five health centre IIs, two health center IIIs and one health center IV.
16:08
16:08

EC Directs UBC to Offer Presidential Candidates Free Media Space media freedom 5

The Electoral Commission (EC) acting as provided for by the Presidential Elections Act (Amended 2020), under article 24 must see to it that the national broadcaster provides equal but free air space to all contending presidential candidates in an election.
15:56
15:56

UYD Petitions Speaker, IGP over Brutality 3 2

Kiirya says that they want justice for Ugandans that have suffered in the hands of security personnel.
15:36
15:36

Amuriat Beats Security to Campaign in Bukedea Town Bukedea District 1

Amuriat, who arrived in Bukedea around midday left Police officers confused when he emerged from the outskirts of Bukedea town. Police had deployed heavily at the entrance to Bukedea town, around Caltex area, with attempts to stop the FDC candidate from accessing the town.
15:23
15:23

Tropical Bank Set to Close Mbale, Mbarara Branches 1

“With reference to your letter Ref:TBL/ED/72/20 dated 24th November 2020 on the above caption, We hereby convey Bank of Uganda approval of the request by Tropical Bank to permanently close Mbale and Mbarara branches by 31st January/2021” the letter reads in part adding that the central bank when the process of closure is complete.
15:18
15:18

EC Ban on Campaigns Will Favour Our Rivals- NRM Party Candidates 2

It is a practice across political parties that whenever a presidential candidate campaigns in an area, he introduces the party flag bearers to the electorate and campaigns for them.
14:35
14:35

Father of Killed 10-Year-Old Girl Losing Hope for Justice 1 1 Top story

Sibukyu says that his efforts to seek justice have been frustrated. He adds that he has tried to work with investigating officers to track the contacts of people who called demanding for ransom before his daughter’s body was discovered.
13:54
13:54

Kyagulanyi Vows to Defy EC Directive on Campaigns 2021 elections 7 2

According to Kyagulanyi, although the Electoral Commission has suspended campaigns in certain districts, they will continue canvassing for votes.
13:31
13:31

Two Pirates Arrested in Buvuma Buvuma District 2 1

Buvuma Resident District Commissioner, Kigongo Juma says the suspects have been leading acts of piracy on Lake Victoria targeting boat operators in districts of Namayingo, Buvuma, Mayuge and Jinja.
13:10
13:10

Eight Arrested over Kidnap and Murder of Man in Kagadi 1

Tumusiime was kidnapped by unknown people as he returned home from attending to his bar in Kagadi town.
13:02
13:02

EC Demands for Unprofessional Security Officials to be Penalized Security brutality 1 3

The unprofessional violent acts targeted several supporters of candidates, the media, and political candidates contesting for various positions in the 2021 general election and the EC wants the officers to be brought to the book.
12:53
12:53

Delayed Trial of Mumbere, Royal Guards Irks Rwenzururu Prime Minister justice 2 1

Kule argues that, for the past four years, the accused persons who include Rwenzururu King, Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere have been eagerly waiting for justice and it is unfortunate that, as the rest of Ugandans will be electing their leaders, the accused will be left out.
11:44
11:44

Newly Deployed UPDF Soldiers in Somalia Tasked to Secure Supply Routes 1

Lt Gen Diomede Ndegeya, who is the current AMISOM commander, in a statement issued on Tuesday, urged the new UPDF soldiers to ensure main supply routes are secured so that there can be free movement of goods and services to Somalis and troops providing peace.
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