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21:13
21:13

Speaker Oulanyah Returns from United Kingdom Parliament 1

Sources close to Oulanyah say that he returned on Friday from the United Kingdom.
19:00
19:00

African Development Bank Gets Fitch Triple A Rating 1 Top story

The countries where the risk remained negative include Kenya, with B+, Namibia, BB, Uganda, B+ and Ghana, B. With that rating, the bank says it will continue lending.
18:48
18:48

Family of Kamwokya Fire Victim Seeks Funds to Transport Body 1 4

In grief, Alice Kerum, 48 year-old mother of the deceased residing in Kifumbira zone, narrates that at around 7:00 pm her daughter moved out of the house but shortly after, she was shocked by the news of her daughter who had not sick, being dead.
18:35
18:35

Two Police Officers Arrested over Extortion 1 3

Jamil Nuwagaba, the chairperson Nyakaizi stage says the police now use the unsuspecting UPDF officers on patrol with them to arrest and take their keys and to return them you have to pay between 10,000 and 30,000 shillings.
18:34
18:34

Gov’t Signs Contract with Russian Company to Provide Vehicle Digital Trackers 3 3 Top story

Yunus Kakande, the Under Secretary in of the office of the President said that the Russian company is going to run the project for two years and recoup their investment and then hand it over to the government of Uganda to manage.
18:28
18:28

How Uganda Seeks To Benefit From Kenya - Tanzania 'Economic Fight' 2

URA Assistant Commissioner Julius Rubagumya says that apart offering competition between the Central and the northern corridors, it is always good to have alternatives, and Uganda must take advantage of the developments that are happening in the region in terms of infrastructure and other programs.
18:08
18:08

MPs Demand Apology From Minister Over Mailo Land Statement buganda mps 7 1

Some of the issues recently identified by the Buganda Kingdom that need to be addressed by government regarding land are apprehending those who evict people using guns, streamlining all land offices in the country to ensure that rightful people get Certificates of Title, strengthening and providing financial and logistical support to the Land Protection Unit of Uganda Police, timely disposal of all land cases in the courts of law and others.
17:55
17:55

Mak Guild Leaders Demand 50 Percent Waiver on Functional fees Tuition 2 1

Ivan Ssempijja, the Makerere University Guild President, explains that many students after being hit by economic challenges due to the covid-19 lockdown since last year will be able to keep in school if there is a 50% waiver on the fees.
17:42
17:42

14 Teenage Girls Rescued Rescued from Weird Traffickers in Kampala

He said that the fourteen girls aged 14 years with the elder one aged 19 who claims to be a Senior Six student of Namungoona Parents Secondary School in Rubaga Division were being kept a guest house.
17:38
17:38

Court Quashes Consent Agreement Between ICPAU, Nandala Mafabi 1

According to Ssekaana, there was also no proof that internal policies were adhered to in reaching the consent.
17:32
17:32

Prime Minister Orders Investigation Into Relief Items 3 1

The Premier on Tuesday rejected an assortment of relief items meant for flood victims in Kasese district due to poor quality. The items included 1,000 mosquito nets, 100 floor mops presented as blankets, 100 mats, 20,000 kilograms of beans, 40,000 kilograms of maize flour, 2,000 kilograms of sugar, 1,35o jerricans, 2,000 tarpaulin, 1,000 basins and 100 cartons of laundry soap.
17:02
17:02

Three Arrested in Dokolo Over Alleged Killing of Businesswoman 2

It is alleged that Ebong, who was in a relationship with Amek picked a quarrel with the deceased. Amek later disappeared under unclear circumstances and was found dead.
16:20
16:20

Congolese MP Accuses UPDF of Capturing 100 DRC Fishing Boats Lake edward 1

According to Jean-Paul Ngahangondi, the member of parliament for the territory of Beni in North Kivu province the latest incident occurred early this month when UPDF marines allegedly crossed into Congo at Kyiavinyonge landing site in Beni territory and seized four canoes with four outboard motor engines and arrested 12 fishermen.
16:17
16:17

Four Lamwo District Staff Interdicted over Alleged Embezzlement of Funds 1

It is alleged that Lakot and her sub accountant colluded and reportedly withdrew 5.6 million shillings from the sub-county bank accounts purportedly to construct a latrine at Madi Opei Sub County headquarters.
14:51
14:51

Kamwokya Fire: Traders Count Losses 2 3

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said one of the injured victims is in critical condition at Kiruddu National Referral Hospital while others are admitted at Mulago Hospital.
14:27
14:27

Jamil Mukulu Accuses Officers of Torture at Luzira Prisons

Contacted for a comment, Frank Baine, the spokesperson of the Uganda Prison Services said Mukulu is treated like any other prisoner in the manner that the prison knows best. "I’m not going to discuss how prisoners bathe in the morning, how they eat food at lunch," Baine said.
14:18
14:18

CECAFA U-23: Uganda Seeking Victory over Tanzania to Qualify for Semi-Finals Uganda Kobs 1 2

Morley Byekwaso, head coach Uganda Kobs says the team spirit is high ahead of the game, he said the technical bench has revised the weaknesses of their opponents although he acknowledges that Tanzania is a more organized side.
14:03
14:03

Isingiro Truck Drivers Protest Illegal Fees Imposed By Contractor 3 8

The truck drivers say they are charged 10,000 and 20,000 Shillings for small trucks and between 20,000 and 30,000 shillings on every truck that is carrying aggregate stones, sand and hardcore stones.
13:57
13:57

Busia, Tororo Districts Demand Sugar Factory Closure over Polluting of River Malaba 7 6

John Okea, the Tororo district L.C.V chairman says that have raised complaints as Tororo local government leaders to the factory management for the last six years to have a better waste management plan but in vain.
13:57
13:57

Energy Transition: Is Investment in Crude Oil Refinery Worth It? 1 2 Top story

While some studies and analysts say the future of the refinery sector is likely to be challenging especially in the second half of the century, Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) which will own 40% of the refinery has indicated that the project will remain profitable.
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