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22:05
22:05

Court Martial Has No Power To Try Civilians-Constitutional Court

Kenneth Kakuru, Remmy Kasule and Hellen Obura argued that the UPDF Act was never intended to be an Act of general application. Kakuru specifically said that it is a statute of a special and limited application whose power only relates to UPDF alone.
21:04
21:04

28-Year-Old Assumes Office of Kayunga LCV Chairperson 1 1

Kayiira, a member of the National Unity Platform-NUP is a councillor representing Ggaliraya sub-county says that he will emulate Sserubogo whose main focus was to solve land wrangles in Kayunga.
20:25
20:25

Experts Worry Fake COVID-19 Vaccine Scam Could Hinder Uptake 4

On Tuesday, the unit revealed that they had arrested two nurses from Nakawa on accusations of vaccinating people using suspected fake vaccines in jabs taken between May 15 and June 17.
19:40
19:40

Anesthesiologists Start Initiative to Track Availability of ICU Beds COVID-19 2

The information that is availed on the association's website, anesthesiaug.org, will be able to display information everyday indicating which health facilities have vacant ICU beds. A total of 13 private hospitals have joined the initiative so far.
18:51
18:51

Masaka Commercial Officer on Spot for Revoking License of Milk Traders 1

But Fred Kuhubwa, Cooperative Society Chairperson has petitioned the Masaka City Town Clerk demanding for an inquiry into Mugerwa’s actions, which he argues are out of malice and dishonesty.
18:46
18:46

Opposition MPs Suspicious of Plan to Install Digital Trackers in Vehicles Parliament 4

A section of members of parliament in the opposition have criticized the government’s move to beef up security by installing digital monitors in all vehicles and motorbikes in the country.
17:18
17:18

Killer of Gen Katumba’s Daughter, Driver Shot Dead 2 2

Gen Lokech said Master is the suspect who was captured by Closed Circuit Television –CCTV wearing a stripped blued t-shirt before and after showering Gen Katumba’s vehicle. Gen Lokech said Master is the one who pumped several bullets on right side of the vehicle where Nantongo was sitting and it was his same gun that killed the driver Kayondo.
16:55
16:55

Gulu City Approves UGX 48,000 Annual Fee for Boda –boda Riders Gulu City Council 1 2 Top story

Alfred Okwonga, the Gulu City Mayor, says that they set the fees after holding consultations with the leadership of various Boda boda groups. He says that the riders will have an option of either paying weekly Shillings 1000, monthly Shillings 40,000 or annually Shillings 48,000.
16:36
16:36

Former Uganda Baati Employee Fined UGX 20m for Defrauding Company

Justice Musa Ssekaana of the Civil Division of High Court ordered Duncan Mugabi to pay 15 Million Shillings in general damages and 5 Million in punitive damages for defrauding Uganda Baati and its customers.
16:11
16:11

Nakaseke Task Force Bans Outside Catering Service Providers at Burials As COVID-19 Cases Surge 1

Nayebare Kyamuzigita, the Chairperson of Nakaseke District COVID-19 Task Force, says that apart from attending burials in high numbers, the mourners stay there for days because of the availability of free food provided by outside catering service providers.
16:03
16:03

Kitgum Health Workers Demand COVID-19 Risk Allowances 2

The Senior Hospital Administrator Bezzy Omoya says the inconsistency and delayed payment of health workers, some of whom have already contracted the deadly coronavirus disease, has caused distress and despair.
16:03
16:03

Kayunga CAO Orders Police to Impound Gov't Vehicle Flouting Curfew 1 1

“Apprehend any government vehicle attached to the town council moving beyond 7pm with more emphasis on tipper truckers reg; UG2212W, UG2540W, LG0021-49, LG0019-49 and LG0009-49 which in addition should be stopped from moving beyond district boarders without my authorization,” the request letter reads in part.
15:39
15:39

Tokyo Olympic: Second batch of Uganda Athletes Train in Bubble Camp 2020 Tokyo Olympics 1 1

Beatrice Ayikoru, the Chief de mission to Tokyo at Uganda Olympics Committee, says the organizers are trying to do everything possible to protect the second batch of athletes from the dilemma that affected their colleagues.
15:36
15:36

52-Year-Old Man Arrested over His Own Daughter's Defilement 1

David Okao, the LCI Chairperson of Ayom-jeri village says that Obote has been living with his six children in the house after separating with his wife but residents were griped into shock after learning that he has been defiling his own daughter.
15:25
15:25

Opposition MPs Want Parliament Recalled over COVID-19 Interventions cash relief 1 7

The Shadow cabinet has asked the Speaker of Parliament to resume sittings of the plenary so that the emergencies of COVID-19 and interventions towards it can be debated by Parliament.
15:11
15:11

UVRI Undertaking Study to Test Effectiveness of AstraZeneca 1

According to scientists, the study will be aimed at determining whether the vaccine can protect against severe disease, hospitalisation or even death among the Ugandan popualtion
15:07
15:07

UPC Asks Gov't to Regulate COVIDEX Prices 3

Sharon Arach Oyat, the UPC Party Spokesperson says that it’s important that the government intervenes to regulate the prices of the essential drugs especially those that are proven to be useful in managing the covid- 19 pandemic.
14:58
14:58

LC I Chairpersons Appeal for Specialized Counselling Sessions for Families of COVID-19 Victims 2 1

Hannington Mirimu and Iddi Kiryebwagenze residents of Nakabago Mukono Central division and Nsambwe in Goma division allegedly committed suicide on Friday and Saturday respectively after losing their spouses to COVID-19.
14:44
14:44

Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Approves UGX15.8Bn Budget 1 1

According to the estimates, the Ministry of Investments was allocated the lion’s share of 3.973 Billion Shillings. Robert Owagonza, the Kingdom Prime Minister says that the money will be used to start a Television and radio station to streamline communication and earn an income to the kingdom.
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