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20:39
20:39

Kigezi Home Boyz FC Out of Uganda Cup 5 1

In the 84th minute, 17-year-old Bull FC’s Owen Mukisa substituted Joseph Semujju to change the game. Mukisa fulfilled his dream and scored the winning goal in the 86th minute to break Kigezi Home Boyz’s hopes of qualifying on a home win.
20:19
20:19

What Does Separation of Mobile Money From Telecoms Mean?

Mustapha Mugisa, an investigator of financial fraud and a forensics expert says the government wants the new companies to be subjected to Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA) guidelines due to the big sums of money going through the platform.
20:08
20:08

Obore back to office a day after Kadaga’s Defeat Parliament 1 Top story

The Director Communications and Public Affairs Department in Parliament (CPA) Chris Ariko Obore has returned to office a day after the defeat of former Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga.
19:51
19:51

Makerere Honours Akinwumi Adesina For Innovative Scientific Leadership Makerere Universit 1 3 Top story

The African Development Bank President recalled his work in Uganda as the Associate Director of the Rockefeller Foundation, when he engaged the University faculty members in undertaking research on food technologies.
19:45
19:45

Lira City Butchers Hike Meat Prices Citing Scarcity of Animals Lira Main Market 4 1

Emmanuel Watmon, the Chief Executive Officer 911 Restaurant, says that the increase in the price of meat has affected the price of food, which is eventually affecting the turn-up of customers.
19:29
19:29

SC Villa holds Vipers in Uganda Cup Quarter final Stanbic Uganda Cup 1 1

Edward Kaziba, the head coach of SC Villa, said that the result is good for his side because they came with a strategy of securing a draw if they fail to win.
18:36
18:36

Petrol Bomb Suspects Handed Over to Police 2 1

At least 11 people were arrested on the eve of President Yoweri Museveni swearing-in for his eighth elective term. Museveni took oath on May 12th at Kololo Independence Grounds after emerging winner of the January 14th presidential elections.
17:52
17:52

Busoga Kingdom Reacts to Kadaga’s Loss of Speakership leader 1

“As a kingdom, we are under no obligation to make political commentary over the election processes of the speaker of parliament of the republic, but we cannot say that, all is well with us, because our prayer was that we get more and more of our illustrious sons and daughters in more lucrative positions without losing any, we didn’t see this coming and we didn’t know the scheme was deep, well calculated and spirited,” he said in a statement.
17:50
17:50

Kitgum Covid-19 Taskforce Seeks UGX 39.5M To Boost Vaccination COVID-19 Pandemic 3 1

Kitgum District health department received 3,120 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines from the Health Ministry in March this year. However available statistics show that only 1,066 doses of the vaccines have been used representing only 34.2 percent of the total vaccines released to five health facilities in the district.
17:35
17:35

Man Fined UGX 35.2m for Defrauding Lawyer in Fake Land Sale Gulu City 1

According to Moses Oyet -the complainant, on learning that Oyoo sold him land belonging to another person, he called him for negotiations for refund of the UGX 26 million but that Oyoo chose to go into hiding, only to be arrested and charged with obtaining money by false pretense contrary to section 305 of the Penal Code Act.
17:27
17:27

Speaker Hospitalised after being Stung by Bees 1 1

Speaker Lubinga's situation was dangerously complicated because, being a Person With Disability, he could not run for his life and so he only yelled for help.
17:27
17:27

Opposition MPs Were Bribed to Vote For Among-Ssemujju 5

Ssemujju wondered why Among would get so many votes although in the race there were opposition candidates.
17:24
17:24

Man Arrested for Strangling Seven-Months-Old Baby to Death 1

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says that the suspect was picked up on a tip off from the community members.
17:05
17:05

Changing Mode of Crime Worries Regional Intelligence Agencies 3 1

Maj Gen Kyanda says that because most of the crimes are for monetary purposes and not a responsibility of a specific government, they become hard to fight, hence the need for trust and the sharing of intelligence between countries.
16:59
16:59

Rakai District Security Committee Visits Kyalurangira Communities After Disappearance of L. Kijanebarola 1 2

Charles Ahiirwe Ndiire, an elder in Nkundi village, says that the delegation first visited his village in the morning before proceeding to other communities to gather information from the residents.
16:37
16:37

Two Bodies Retrieved From Lake Victoria in Kampala 3 1

The two people who drowned on Sunday evening where they had reportedly gone for fishing have been identified as Daniel Isilu and William Iliyatu, both fishermen and residents at Port-Bell landing site in Luzira.
16:28
16:28

Intensify Mental Health Care in Villages - Experts rural community 9

Experts in mental health and psycho social issues want services of mental health strengthened in rural areas. According to the experts, scaling up of mental health services in the rural communities will help the many people who are suffering with the effects from pandemic to access services.
16:20
16:20

17 Other NUP Supporters Out On Bail Nubian Li 1 1

Military prosecutors led by Captain Ambroze Guma said that they didn't have any objection to bail application of the accused persons. He however, hastened to add that they are finalizing the scrutinizing of the affidavits for the remaining 18 suspects.
16:16
16:16

Police Commanders Warned Aganist Misusing Vehicles 2

An internal Memo that has been shared with all commanders, James Opora, who is also the Acting director of police fleet management, notes that most commanders are not in control of the fleet under their dominion.
15:35
15:35

Uganda Netball Federation Elections Set for Next Month 2 1

The Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF Spokesperson Brigadier Flavia Byekwaso has also shown interest in the position of Vice President. Byekwaso will contest with Annet Kisomose, the current Secretary of the Federation.
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