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19:51
19:51

EU Envoys Query Security Situation in Karamoja EU Ambassadors 6 1 Top story

EU ambassadors have pitched camp in Karamoja on a five-day joint mission where they held several meetings on security, education, environmental management, wildlife protection, tourism, teenage pregnancies and mining.
19:24
19:24

Machete Thugs Attack Home in Nansana 3 1 Top story

CCTV cameras caught the hooded thugs armed with machetes breaking into the house in Kibwa-Nabweru in Nansana Municipality in Wakiso District around 3 am on Saturday morning.
15:00
15:00

CAF Women Champions League Qualifiers: Lady Doves To Battle Ethiopia’s CBE In Semifinals 1 2 Top story

The Lady Doves defeated Burundi’s PVP FC 3-0 in their last match of Group A played at the Nyayo National Stadium on Friday. Goals from Spencer Nakacwa, Norah Alupo and Fazila Ikwaput helped the Masindi based club to secure a well-deserved victory over a helpless PVP in their last group encounter.
14:41
14:41

Creditors Storm Pajule Health Center Attempt to Impound Beds Over UGX1.2M Debt 4

Tito Brilliant, the Pajule Urban Town Council LC III Chairperson, says that while in the ward the creditors ordered patients out with intentions of impounding mattresses and beds that they would later auction to recover their money.
14:11
14:11

Woman Banished from her Home For Battering Husband 3

Godfrey Ouma, the chairperson of motorcycle riders at Mbaale stage, says that they decided to intervene because of the endless abuse Mudira has endured for a long.
12:52
12:52

Masindi Residents Enjoy Contributions Made by Polish Refugees 5 4 Top story

Built between1943 and 1945 by the Polish refugees, the church still serves the local community. The church is said to have been renovated by Polish students in 2010. There are 44 graves of polish refugees who died of different ailments in the graveyard near the church compound.
12:22
12:22

Court Sets Date To Rule On Whether To Allow Ssenyonyi’s Opponent Amend Petition 1 Top story

On Friday, the court heard oral submissions from Shumuk’s lawyers led by Badru Bwango who said under the current legal regime, they have a right to amend their election petition to introduce new grounds challenging Ssenyonyi’s election. Bwango told the court that in the interest of justice, it should entertain their new grounds as they are too important to ignore.
12:07
12:07

Several Teachers in Mbale City Yet to Get COVID-19 Jab 4 1

Rev. Can. Titus Nelson Kutosi, the Chairperson of the Elgon Zone Inter-Religious Council and member of the task force said that he finds it challenging that COVID-19 vaccines have expired amidst high demand across the country.
11:54
11:54

Buruuli, Bunyala Chiefdoms Launch Fresh Demand For Lost Land buruuli chiefdom 3 1 Top story

Buruuli chiefdom says the British protectorate government dispossessed them of their land and handed it over to Buganda in reward for her alliance in the Anglo– Nyoro war, which ousted Omukama Kabalega of Bunyoro and forced him to flee to exile.
11:16
11:16

Masaka Killings: Mpuuga Calls for Professionalism from Security 1 Top story

In a brief statement from his office issued this morning, Mpuuga, says there is a need for Government security agencies, especially in Greater Masaka to work hard to win back the confidence of the community given their immediate checkered past, which included killings, illegal detentions and extortions.
11:08
11:08

Nabakooba Blasts Police For Charging Bibanja Holders With Trespass 3 2

“The issue of trespass is everywhere, even someone is on their Kibanja it is called trespass. The next thing you see are summons to appear on trespass. So, I was perturbed, which trespass when somebody is on their kibanja or in their home?” the Minister asked.
10:29
10:29

252 NGOs Operating in Karamoja Untraceable on the Ground

Omoding explained to URN that during a mapping exercise they conducted in April this year, they only managed to record the physical addresses of 88 development partners including international, national and local NGOs operating in the region.
10:06
10:06

Police Retools Commanders to Redeem Image AIGP Edward Ochom 1 3 Top story

On Friday, the Director of Human Resource Development at UPF, Godfrey Goloba passed out 170 District Police Commanders- DPCs drawn from across the country after undergoing a refresher three months course at Olilim Counter-Terrorism Police Training School in Katakwi District.
10:01
10:01

Man Held Over Death of his Teenage Lover police station

Wakabi, who is in custody at Kiira North Central police station reportedly delivered the deceased’s body to her parent's home in Kagoma central village in Buwenge town council in Jinja district on Thursday night.
09:40
09:40

Court Dismisses Petition Against Bukigai County MP Wakikona 1

Watila claimed that the O’ Level certificate presented by his rival shows that he is David Wakikona Wanendeya while the A’ Level certificate reads Wakikona Wanendeya David. He said that his certificate from Soroti flying school carries Wakikona D. Wanendeya while his advanced flying certificate reads Wakikona David.
09:21
09:21

Uganda Railways Corporation Receives 4 Locomotives 1 1

The locomotives have a haulage capacity of between 750 to 1500 tons and can last between 35 to 40 years depending on adherence to the recommended maintenance practices. They have an axel load of 18 tons.
09:02
09:02

Sheikh Mubaje, Kamulegeya Sign Peace Communique 2 Top story

The communique outlines seven areas key among, which is that all Muslims of Uganda have agreed to unite under Uganda Muslim Supreme Council-UMSC as their umbrella body. It also provides for the resolution of the UMSC executive and joint sessions to create the offices of deputies at all levels of UMSC structures and sharing of the positions by all Muslim leaders.
08:44
08:44

Multi Drug Resistant TB High Among Refugees, Experts Call for More Screening 2 4

Dr. Filbert Nyeko, the Director of Arua Regional Referral Hospital, says that the prevalence of multi-drug Resistance MDR TB is high in the West Nile region especially among the refugee population. He says for every one Ugandan, there are five refugees with MDR TB.
08:17
08:17

Three Wanyoto Witnesses Fail to Show Up for Cross Examinations 1

This came after Wanyoto’s lawyer, Swabur Marzuk notified the High court presided over by Justice Andrew Bashaija on Friday that the three including Haruna Wamboya, Ivan Nambale and Doreen Wanyeze were no show.
08:00
08:00

Lyantonde Woman, 52, Gang Raped, Murdered 3

Gonzaga Nsereko, the LC III chairperson Lyantonde rural sub-county, says that the shocking incident has left several residents in shock since the ongoing killings in the region are targeting elderly people.
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