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21:51
21:51

Katumba Cancels New Year Campaign Meetings in Kalangala After Missing Ferry 1 3

David Ahimbisibwe, one of the officers in the marketing department at MV Kalangala says the ferry departed at 2pm sharp, even though Katumba's team as notified the captain that he would be ten minutes late.
16:39
16:39

Church Leaders Condemn Acts of Brutality New Year 3 2

Bishop Hannington Mutebi also expressed disappointment that the nation’s leaders have neglected their main duty of protecting the people and instead focused on their political survival.
16:24
16:24

Maj Gen Muhanga Appointed Kampala Joint Security Operations Coordinator 1

UPDF Deputy Spokesperson Lt Col Deo Akiiki told Uganda Radio Network –URN that Brig Muhanga will be the overall operations coordinator for all security agencies. "This means he will be the link between joint operations of the police force, the military and intelligence agencies,” Lt Col Akiiki said.
16:16
16:16

Medics Concerned About Use of Herbs to Treat Cancer in Children 5 1

According to Palliative care specialist in St Mary’s Hospital Lacor Dr Francis Okongo, majority of the people have resorted to using herbs due to inadequate awareness about the disease.
16:15
16:15

New Year’s Eve in Kampala Largely Peaceful - Police lockdown 1 1

Out of three accidents, Police registered two deaths in Mukono and Kampala areas.
16:05
16:05

Projects Unveiled by President Museveni During Campaigns Stir Queries NUP 5 1

However, Museveni said, he was not campaigning since, on the two occasions, he never wore his National Resistance Movement attire. "For the commissioning of Mukono-Katosi road, I had to remove my yellow campaign shirt and come with a suit so that no one says I am breaking any rules...” Museveni posted on his social media pages.
15:22
15:22

Archbishop Odama Calls For Peaceful Elections Archdiocese of Gulu 2 1

Preaching to the congregation on New Year’s Day at St Joseph’s Cathedral in Gulu City, Archbishop Dr Odama said peace in 2021 will depend on care and love for one another rather than provocation resulting to loss of lives.
15:10
15:10

Job Creation Spices Manifestos as Youth Push for Employment 5 2

Ayub Ssendagire, 21, a cobbler in Kamwokya--Kampala who will be voting for the first in the coming election says he wants a president who will provide employment opportunities for young people.
14:56
14:56

Isingiro North MP Candidate Petitions EC over Rwamirama's Academic Papers 2 2

In his petition, Atuhairwe says he inspected the nomination papers of his opponent that he submitted to Electoral Commission offices and found irregularities.
14:21
14:21

Former Deputy Premier, Paul Etyang Dies at 82 1

He abandoned the then more-paying job as UN Resident Commissioner in Lagos Nigeria to join Yoweri Museveni's cabinet as Minister of Regional Co-operation . He said he wanted to contribute to the rebuilding of the country that was emerging war.
13:38
13:38

Security Operatives Who Killed Boxer 'Zebra' Ssenyange Were 12 2

According to the source, the operatives took over major and minor routes including corridors leading to St Francis Zone and entire Bwaise III Parish. The source added that President Museveni assigned intelligence team from Special Forces Command –SFC on Wednesday afternoon to review CCTV footage at Kampala Central Police Station –CPS and they all concluded that it was not ‘thuggery’ murder but a botched security operation.
13:19
13:19

East Africa Law Society Condemns Human Rights Violations in Uganda President Museveni 1

The East African Law Society (EALS) has said it is collecting evidence that will enable investigations into human rights violation and state of rule of law in Uganda ahead of the 2021 elections.
12:26
12:26

Bishop Nsubuga Asks Youths to Refrain from Election Violence Luwero Diocese 6 1

Nsubuga singled out youths whom he cautioned against engaging in riots and other violent acts during elections saying they may lose lives, sustain disability and leave their parents in tears.
12:19
12:19

Editors Guild Sues Gov't Over Registration of Journalists 1

The Guild, together with the Centre for Public Interest Law Limited, is seeking an order quashing the registration and accreditation process for being illegal, and irregular, for lack of a fully constituted Media Council and lack of quorum.
12:08
12:08

Two People Found Dead in Soroti City Soroti CPS 1 1

The victims include Simon Okiror, 28- year- old Boda- Boda cyclist and 88- year- old Arab National, Abud Zabun.
10:42
10:42

New Year Celebration Normal in Villages

Unlike the situation in bigger towns, where deployment was heightened, fireworks banned, and gatherings prevented, residents in remote areas along the Kampala-Mityana road still converged together at the midnight hour, in a celebratory mood.
10:26
10:26

Bundibugyo Residents Pray For Peaceful Elections 2021 elections 1

The residents say the tense political environment requires every Ugandan to play a role in ensuring the situation does not escalate into a conflict.
10:13
10:13

UN Health Agency Clears COVID-19 Vaccine for Emergency Use 1 Top story

According to WHO, a review by a team of scientists at the UN agency found that the vaccine met the must-have criteria for safety and efficacy set out by WHO and that the benefits of using the vaccine to address COVID-19 offset potential risks.
10:10
10:10

Court Sets Date for Ruling on Application Challenging EC Ban on Campaigns right to assembly 1 2

On Monday, Lukwago challenged the ban in the High Court because it is irrational and illegal.
09:24
09:24

Bududa Sub County NRM Chairperson Arrested for Selling Bicycles 3 1

The arrest of Ibrahim Wabuyobo was directed by Captain Mike Mukula who had travelled to Bududa to converse for votes for NRM party candidates. His directive comes after a section of LCI Chairpersons told Mukula that they had not received the bicycles.
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