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21:14
21:14

AIGP Ochom Orders Probe of Nateete Police Commanders Over Protecting Bars 1 1

At least 1,130 cars moving past curfew time including those which were not essential were impounded in the last seven days. Police issued Express Penalty tickets to 691 cars, 366 owners were cautioned whereas EPS tickets were also extended to 2,609 out of 3348 impounded motorcycles.
18:44
18:44

Owiny-DolloTips Judicial Officers On Effective Justice Dispensation Jamson Karemani 2 1

This he notes that they are not supposed to work while intending to please anyone or to show affection but should instead be impartial if they are also going to enjoy their work at peace in the justice system.
17:18
17:18

Hawker Shot During Market Guards Protest at Kalerwe Succumbs Kalerwe Market 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the deceased as George Ssejemba alias M16 who was shot today as police dispersed market night guards who were protesting delays of their salary payments by the market management.
16:58
16:58

Moroto Hospital Director Calls for Infrastructure Overhaul COVID-19 4 1

According to Dr. Watmon, they need a new intensive care unit, saying that they have tried to improvise by setting up beds and ventilators in substandard buildings.
16:48
16:48

Butaleja Nurse Dies in Shrine Seeking Medical Care 3

According to Rachel Namanja, the deceased’s sister, her sibling has been struggling with an unknown illness for the last one week. She said that when her sister started to feel unwell, she was admitted at Butaleja Hospital but when her condition worsened, she was referred to Mount Elgon Hospital in Mbale but they were never given a diagnosis of the disease.
16:41
16:41

Renowned Cattle Rustler Hands Self to UPDF, Seeks Gov't Support 3rd updf division 4 1

Peter Achucu Lokiru, a renowned raider responsible for raids in Karamoja and Turkana handed over himself to the army at the 3rd Division Headquarters in Moroto and promised to work with the UPDF and local authorities to persuade his fellow warriors to abandon the jungles and hand over their weapons voluntarily.
16:30
16:30

Acholi Paramount Chief Pleads With Gov`t to Improve Welfare of Health Workers 1 1

The Paramount Chief while speaking to URN during an interview from his Palace in Gulu City, disclosed that it is undoubted that the health workers are operating under harsh conditions with no proper or inadequate personal safety equipment being provided to them while on duty.
16:06
16:06

DPP Seeks Extra Time to Respond to Bail Application for Katumba Wamala Suspects Haruna Kayondo 1 1

According to the Prime suspect Yusuf Nyanzi, he is the sole bread winner at home where he has ten children and is not willing to interfere with investigations once released.
15:53
15:53

Leaders of Newly Created Sub-Counties in Omoro Operate Under Trees Act of Parliament 4 1

Kenneth Odyek, the Aremo Sub-County LC 3 Chairperson, says that they do not have office space and the funds to facilitate work.
15:36
15:36

UNICEF Signs Agreement for Supply of 220m Single Dose COVID-19 Vaccine to Africa African Union

The new agreement implements the Advance Purchase Commitment (APC) signed between the African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) and Janssen earlier in March. The agreement secured an option to order another 180 million doses, bringing the maximum access up to a total of 400 million doses by the end of 2022
15:36
15:36

Ministry of Energy Evicts over 200 Quarry Workers at Karuma compensation 1 1

The Kiryandongo Resident District Commissioner Paul Peter Debele who chaired the meeting asked the occupants to vacate the area by 12th July 2021, this Monday.
15:30
15:30

Quelea Birds Invade Rice Farms in Bulambuli 3 1 Top story

Alfred Tsekedi, the Bulambuli District Production Officer, says that they have alerted the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industries and Fisheries to provide them with expertise and advice on the pesticides they can use to eliminate the birds.
14:33
14:33

UPDF FC Unveils Ssenyondo As New Head Coach 1

“We are humbled to present Brian Ssenyondo as the UPDF Football Club head coach for a duration of two years,” Miiro stated. Ssenyondo replaces Kefa Kisaala who parted ways with the military team over poor performance during the 2020/21 Uganda Premier League season.
14:30
14:30

Drunk Father Kicks Five-Year-Old Daughter to Death in Lamwo South Sudan refugee

The suspect identified as Alfonse Oroma, reportedly kicked the minor on the chest on Sunday afternoon, shortly after having a fight with his wife.
14:22
14:22

MOH’s Move to Retest Migrant Workers to the Middle East Frustrates Companies Ministry of Health 5 1

According to the new directive which comes amidst concerns of migrant workers testing negative while still in the country only for them to test positive at arrival in their countries of destination, workers are supposed to present results done within 24 hours of travel at the airport. They also must be verified for authenticity.
14:09
14:09

Suspected Congolese Militiamen Shoot Three Ugandan Fishermen DRC Militiamen 1 1 Top story

Reginal Ngamita, the Buhuka Parish LC 2 Chairperson told Uganda Radio Network in an Interview that the suspected militiamen raided the lake between 4 am and 5 am on Monday morning.
13:48
13:48

Police Investigates Mysterious Death of Four Family Members in Luwero poison

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that Police transferred the dead bodies to Mulago hospital for postmortem to establish the cause of the death.
13:40
13:40

Bodies of Fishermen Recovered from Lake Albert Lake Albert waters 1

The deceased fishermen have only been identified as Ajaruva 35 and Richard 24, both attached to Bugoma landing site in Buhuka parish Kyangwali sub county, Kikuube district.
12:58
12:58

Now Attorney General Confirms Four Katumba Suspects Were Shot Dead Harunah Kayondo 2 1

The applicants' lawyer Turyamusiima told court that they needed evidence in form of death certificates to prove that indeed those who are missing have since died and to show under what circumstances did they die. Turyamusiima has told URN that they will be planning to see what next after the Attorney General provides evidence of death of their clients since the Ugandan laws do not provide for unlawful killings.
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