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21:41
21:41

Deputy Speaker Among Wants Vigilantes Mobilised to Fight Masaka Murders Parliament 1 1

In a report he tabled before parliament on Tuesday, General Muhoozi explained that there is heightened security in the region, which has left to the arrest of 11 suspects in connection to the attacks.
21:13
21:13

Katikkiro Questions Security's Failure to Stop Masaka Killings 3

According to Mayiga, security agencies need to use the same zeal they use to clump down on unwanted political activities to stop the murder of innocent Ugandans.
19:54
19:54

Security Cordons off Kyazanga Health Center Following Admission of Suspected Gang Member 2 2 Top story

Abas Katende, a nursing officer at Kyazanga Health Centre IV, says some mob members dropped the suspect from Kyazanga trading center after foiling his attack on residents in the area. He claimed that the suspect who is still in a coma was in bad shape when he arrived at the facility.
19:07
19:07

FIBA Afrobasket: Uganda Stops Giants Nigeria to Storm Quarter Finals Ishmail Wainright 1 Top story

Nigeria looked a better team before the kickoff of the game. However, the Silverbacks looked fresh and grabbed the lead right from tip-off, with good shots helping them to lead the first quarter by a 12-point deference (24-12).
19:01
19:01

Bayer Launches Cassava Herbicide For Africa 1

Bayer, German chemical and pharmaceutical company and International Institute For Tropical Agriculture on Tuesday launched a new cassava weed protection product known as Lagon.
18:49
18:49

Residents Nab Thief Inside Priest's Residence 3 2

Residents roughed up the suspect identified as John Mwesigwa when he together with another suspect still at large broke into the residence of father Robert Kalumba on Tuesday night.
18:44
18:44

KCCA to Revoke Licenses of Bars that Admit Children 6

Those that defy the ordinance will on the first occasion pay a fine not exceeding shillings 20,000 and on the second occasion will lose an operating license and pay a fine not exceeding shillings 40,000.
18:27
18:27

KACITA Announces Week Long Demo Over Textile Tax 2

“It is going to be a peaceful demonstration as we promised and our members are advised not to touch anyone’s property if we are to achieve our desired outcome,” he said while addressing journalists at a hastily convened press conference.
17:18
17:18

Rubaga North Lord Councilor Elect Finally Out on Bail James Mubiru 1

The Army Prosecutor Ambroz Guma told the court that he had instructions to leave the matter up to the court to make a decision.
16:56
16:56

Johnson’s Imbokodo HIV Vaccine Trial In Africa Fails Johnson & Johnson 1 Top story

Johnson & Johnson and partners today announced that the Imbokodo study or the HVTN 705/ HPX2008, did not significantly reduce the overall risk of HIV acquisition among over 2,600 women.
16:47
16:47

289 Turn Up for LDU Recruitment in Hoima Applicants 2

Samuel Kisembo, the Hoima Resident City Commissioner- RCC says that 116 applicants turned up for the exercise in Hoima city adding that of these 97 are males while 19 are females.
16:37
16:37

Ssenyonyi Relies on Kyagulanyi Case Ruling to Oppose Amendments to his Election Petition 2

Businessman Shukla Mukesh, commonly known as Shumuk is challenging Ssenyonyi's election on grounds that the electoral commission didn’t follow the law in declaring him the winner in the January elections. He alleges that area presiding officers connived with Ssenyonyi's agents to alter the Declaration Results forms to snatch his victory.
16:31
16:31

Nakaseke Police Recovers Second Gun Stolen From Chinese Quarry 2

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that the second gun has been recovered in the bushes at Buwaazi village in Semuto during the search mounted by policemen and local residents.
15:57
15:57

Gen. Katumba Attack: Defense Lawyer Asks State to Drop Charges Against Suspects 2 1

On Tuesday, the suspect's lawyer Hamza Ssekidde asked the prosecution led by State Attorney Rose Aoja to clean her hands and drop the charges against his clients, saying they didn’t commit the crime for which they are being held.
15:46
15:46

Lira City Launches Second Phase of USMID Project 1 4

The money will also be used to maintain Obangakene, Noteber, Aber, Olwol 0.534, Uhuru and Boundary roads. Part of the funds will also cater for the completion of the Coronation Park and construction of one children's park at Adyel Division in Lira City West Division, with construction works to be undertaken by Al-Nuiami Group, Abubaker Technical Service, and Segamu 14 Consults Ltd.
15:17
15:17

NGO Bureau Undertaking Thorough Investigation Of Chapter Four Activities 3 1

Chapter Four Uganda was in the category of organizations suspended for failure to submit annual returns. After suspension, Nicholas Opiyo, the organisation's Executive Director tweeted a receiving slip showing that the organization had submitted its 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 annual returns on January 11, 2021.
15:13
15:13

UPDF Soldier Commits Suicide after Shooting Woman to Death 1 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson, says that police visited the scene where they recovered a firearm, two cartridges and one bullet. Police picked the deceased’s bodies and delivered them to Apac general hospital pending postmortem.
14:30
14:30

Court Allows Nasur to File More Affidavits in Katikamu North Election Petition

Last week Gadafi's lawyers led by Asuman Nyonyintono applied before the court to allow the four witnesses to validate their affidavits by swearing fresh affidavits before a commissioner of oaths.
13:49
13:49

Gulu Leaders Face Probe for Manipulating COVID-19 Relief Cash Lists Gulu City 1

At least 11,472 people in Gulu City benefited from the COVID-19 relief cash that was distributed through the Office of the Prime Minister. The money was supposed to be disbursed to vulnerable Ugandans who were affected by the second COVID-19 lockdown, which started on June 6.
13:14
13:14

Masaka Killings Linked to Terrorism, says Gen Muhoozi 3 1

General David Muhoozi on Monday evening visited Lwengo district, the scene of the latest incident. He indicated that preliminary assessments are pointing to possibilities of terrorism, a line of investigations security has now taken.
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