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20:35
20:35

Unknown Attackers Kill Man in Luuka resident

Mafabi's body was discovered on Thursday afternoon in a wetland by residents. It had deep cuts on the head, hands and chest.
20:07
20:07

Hoima City Leaders Accuse Security Personnel of Persistent Brutality, Extortion officers 1 3

The leaders including councillors expressed dismay over the failure by the city security committee to take action on the officers who are accused of brutalizing the residents.
19:57
19:57

Govt Unveils New Tool to Detect COVID-19 Infections among Learners 1 2

But it is now expected that the new tool will enable schools to collect health-related data, detect cases, and report to relevant officials, according to Dr Shaban Mugerwa, a Principal Medical Officer at the Ministry of Health and a member of the COVID-19 Education Response Committee.
19:49
19:49

KCCA Deputy ED On the Spot over Mismanagement of City Markets 1 5

According to Nyanjura vendors in Nakasero still pay for electricity water, garbage collection and toilet fees even when in 2020, President Museveni directed KCCA to repossess all public markets and suspend market fees.
19:44
19:44

MPs Divided over COVID-19 Swab-and-Go Move for Aviation Passengers 3 4

At the moment all passengers are subjected to a mandatory COVID-19 test and held in a waiting area at the airport for not less than two hours after their arrival while waiting for their results. Those who test negative are allowed to continue to their destinations, while those who test positive are sent to medical facilities.
19:12
19:12

Four Universities to Represent Uganda in African Varsity Games Kyambogo University 2 1

Peninah Kabenge, Federation of Africa University Sports -FASU General Secretary says that the four universities have confirmed their participation in the games. Ndejje University is the defending champion in the last edition of the championship.
18:34
18:34

Omoro District Leaders Ban Sale, Consumption of Alcoholic Drink waragi 3 1

The drink that is not certified by the Uganda National Bureau of Standards – UNBS is popularly named “kadeng ci deng” among the consumers, which is loosely translated as ballooned or swollen body.
18:28
18:28

Ugandan Envoy Simon Mulongo Declared Persona Non-Grata, given 7-Days to Leave Somalia 1

A statement issued today by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation indicated that Mulongo, the Deputy Special Representative of the African Union has been declared persona non grata and ordered to leave Mogadishu within 7 days.
18:03
18:03

Search for Missing Man in Apaa Township Called Off 2 1

Sing Owot, went missing on September 28 after he was attacked by unknown people from Oyanga Sub Parish in Apaa Township.
17:57
17:57

Minister Musenero Asked to Explain Alleged Misuse of COVID-19 Vaccine Development Funds Covid vaccines 1 5

The directive followed a statement on the country’s COVID-19 response and vaccination process which was presented before Parliament by Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng. During the debate, Ntungamo Municipality MP Yona Musinguzi noted that a statement presented by the Minister mostly made reference to donated supplies and limited procurement by the country.
17:50
17:50

MPS Reject UGX 108Bn Funding to Atiak Sugar Factory 1 6

The Budget Committee has rejected the consideration of the supplementary budget request worth 108 billion shillings as additional funding to Atiak Sugar Factory in Amuru district
17:29
17:29

IGP to Retire 12 Senior Officers 4

The police officers clocked 60 years while many had their contracts not renewed by President Yoweri Museveni.
17:17
17:17

Newly Acquired Locomotives Incompatible with Uganda's Old Rail URC 3 1

Uganda Railways Corporation-URC acquired four refurbished locomotives from Grindrod Rail-South Africa in August this year, as part of its efforts to revamp railway transport. The locomotives bought at 48 billion Shillings have a haulage capacity of between 750 to 1,500 tons and have an axle load of 18 tons.
17:11
17:11

29 Machete Wielding Thugs Arrested in Kira Municipality 3 3

On Tuesday, the thugs armed with iron bars, knives, stones and pavers attacked residents of Kiganda, Kireka D, and Kasokoso zone.
16:49
16:49

Health Minister Submits Confidential Report on MP Ssegirinya's Health 1 3

Ssegirinya is currently admitted at Mulago National Referral Hospital where he was taken after his health condition deteriorated. He had been detained at Kigo Prison and later transferred to the Murchison Bay Hospital, in Luzira; the national referral hospital for prisoners.
16:31
16:31

Five NUP Members Arrested in Kasese 2 1

Ismail Kaawo, the Acting Rwenzori East Police Spokesperson says that they received information that the party members were holding an illegal meeting in one of the houses in Kilembe Quarters, Kasese Municipality.
16:10
16:10

District Chairman Disguises as Patient to Unearth Rot at Luwero Hospital Power blackouts 2 3

Luwero Hospital was recently upgraded from a Health Center IV as one of the measures to improve health service delivery. As such, the government also increased Primary Health Care and Development Fund allocations to the facility.
16:01
16:01

NCHE Meets Great Lakes University Adminstrators over Ownership Dispute 2 1

Saul Waigolo, the NCHE Public Relations Officer said that the NCHE has started investigations into the cause of the dispute.
15:34
15:34

Family of 13-Year-Old Defilement Victim in Gulu Seeks Justice escape 3 1

The victim, a Primary Three pupil of Ajulu Primary School was allegedly defiled by Thomas Tabu aged 48 on 18 October 2021. Tabu was caught red-handed by the victim’s father, Joseph Awacango P’Odong.
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