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22:59
22:59

Gov’t to Vaccinate Learners Aged Above 12 Before Schools Reopen 3 1

The idea, according to Janet Kataha Museveni, the Minister in charge of Education and Sports, is part of the plan developed by the education COVID-19 response committee and the national task force on COVID-19 disease, to control the possible surge of infections among school ongoing childr
22:44
22:44

Museveni Relaxes Lockdown, Public Transport to Resume on Monday

However, the president said that private cars are only allowed to carry three people including the driver while public transport vehicles are authorized to carry only 50 per cent of their capacity. He told the country in an address this evening that the decline in COVID-19 positive cases and deaths necessitates relaxing some of the restrictions.
20:24
20:24

Judicial Service Commission Promotes 11 Judicial Officers

Seven Grade One Magistrates Esther Nalungi, Gordon Muhimbise, Freddie Awacnedi, Benson Semondo, Joy Nambozo, Beatrice Khainza and Simon Toloko Simon were promoted to the rank of Chief Magistrate.
20:11
20:11

Absentee Teachers Must Lose Jobs- Mrs Museveni 2 1

She made the call during the release of the Uganda Certificate of Education Examination results, this afternoon, where it was indicated that there was a poor performance of learners in science subjects. According to the results released, nearly half of the candidates that sat for the examinations failed sciences despite the government's efforts to boost the field.
17:41
17:41

Parliament Clerks Caution Accountability Committees on Compromise Opposition MPs 6 1

According to Dr Tumukwasibwe, the focus of opposition-led accountability committees is Anti-corruption that includes misuse, diversion, embezzlement of public funds; stealing of public assets; nepotism in the recruitment of public servants and award of tenders and others.
17:39
17:39

COVID-19 Infections, Deaths Remain High Amidst Calls to End Lockdown Ministry of Health 2 2

The country then recorded 14,073 cases, in the first fortnight of the lockdown, a figure which was halved to 7,122 cases in the second fortnight, and further to 3,308 cases in the last fortnight of the lockdown. Overall, between June 1 and July 29, Uganda recorded 46,135 news cases according to an analysis of the John Hopkins University coronavirus data tracker.
16:56
16:56

Science Subjects Worst Performed 1 3

UNEB Executive Secretary Dan Odongo, notes that although there is an overall improvement in performance, science subjects remain a challenge for many candidates with chemistry being the worst done subject.
16:23
16:23

Real Estate Dealers Watching Proposed Mailo Land System Review

The real estate market in Uganda is among the seemingly flourishing ventures in the economy with increase in demand and investor confidence rising.
16:03
16:03

Court Fixes Dates to Decide on Vehicle Tracking Cases Legal Brains Trust 2 2

The two applications were filed by city lawyer Male Mabirizi and Legal Brains Trust, a non for profit organization head by lawyer Isaac Ssemakadde.
15:38
15:38

UCE Results: Examination Malpractices Reduce UCE 2020 1 2

According to UNEB, a total of 1,292 examination results will be withheld compared to 1,825 in the previous year. This shows a reduction in 533 exams witheld
15:26
15:26

Cheptegei, Kiplimo Scoop Silver and Bronze in Tokyo Olympic Games Olympics 2 Top story

The two Ugandans put up a spirited and colourful finish to the games moving from the middle pack to challenge a combination of Kenyan and Ethiopian athletes to the finish line.
15:15
15:15

Swimmer Kirabo Namutebi Sets New National Record on Debut in Olympic Games Olympics 1

Kirabo 16, posted 26:63 in a rather competitive race behind Ecuador’s Anicka Delgado who won the heat in 25:36 and Elinah Phillip who came second in 25:74.
15:07
15:07

Nabilatuk District Leaders Lash at Contractor for Delaying NUSAF 3 Projects 3 1

Agro Max, an agribusiness service provider that supplies innovative and sustainable agricultural solutions to small- and large-scale farmers across Uganda was paid 1.1 Billion Shillings last November to implement 49 projects.
14:33
14:33

UNEB Records Improved Perfomance in UCE UCE 2020 2 1 Top story

According to the results released on Friday at State House Nakasero by the Minister of Education, Janet Kataha Museveni, 39,968 candidates in 2020 passed in Division One compared to 27,842 in 2019.
14:18
14:18

Rower Kathleen Noble Concludes Olympic Games Ranked 2nd in Africa 1

Noble 26, posted 8:07:00 behind Final E race winner Tula Abujbara from Qatar who posted 8:00:22 to make her the second fastest Africa rower in the summer games.
14:07
14:07

How President Suluhu ’s Covid-19 Game Helps Tanzania’s Regional Charm Offensive 1 Top story

President Hassan announced plans of a mass vaccination of Tanzanians as well as updating the nation and the world about new cases and deaths. Previously, Tanzania had stayed out of regional initiatives towards Covid-19, but her attitude brings new hope that these and other regional initiatives could now be implemented more easily.
13:43
13:43

1,000 in Mbale City Miss Covid-19 Relief Fund 1 1

According to the Mbale City Deputy Town Clerk, Kenneth Khatuli, records of at least 1,289 people who registered for the fund had been bounced back for not meeting the criteria.
13:26
13:26

Sub County Chief Arrested over Bribes Extorted From Saving Groups community 1 1

“Those very officials escorted us to the bank and after withdrawing the money, they immediately wanted us to give them a kick back which we earlier declined," says a member of the beneficiary groups who reported the officials to the police. "After a week, I agreed to pay them 150,000 Shillings, but they kept on harassing me as they demanded for more money.”
13:08
13:08

Rukiga, Ntungamo Leaders Resolve to Auction Impounded Cattle 2 2

The decision of the leaders follows several cases and concerns among leaders about many cattle traders from Ngoma sub-county in Ntungamo district and Kamwezi sub-county in Rukiga district who illegally cross to Rwanda, buy cattle and smuggle them to Uganda.
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