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23:17
23:17

Verbatim: Museveni's Statement on Kampala Bombings 4 Top story

Apart from hunting the terrorists, the country strategy of vigilance (alertness), is helping to minimize damage. The suicide bombers at both CPS and IGG office were forced to detonate their bombs at the check point of Police outside and also outside of the IGG office.
21:20
21:20

Fruit Canker Disease Ravages Mango Trees in Gulu, Nwoya District 13 2

Mary Ayaa, the Manager of The Cultural Hub in Gulu City that trades in locally processed mango juice told URN that the strange disease has attacked five mango trees in their gardens, destroying almost all their fruits.
20:53
20:53

How Mulago Hospital Responded to the Kampala Blasts 2 Top story

"We did not know what had happened. We just saw the ambulance bring a police officer who had wounds on the leg and arm. Then we saw more ambulances arriving with police officers. We thought it was an accident until one of the ambulances drivers told us they were bomb blast victims,” she said.
20:30
20:30

How Laxity Made Kampala Central Police Station Easy Target For Bombers 2

There are always more than 10 police officers sitting or standing around the quarter guard especially during the morning hours or late afternoon. For instance, the quarter guard checking room often has not less than five police officers registering and checking people accessing the CPS premises.
20:09
20:09

African Netball Championship: She Cranes Scoops Silver 1 3

Although Uganda looked like they had pulled back the result, Malawi fought back to command the lead in the quarter 35 -32 before She Cranes also put a spirited fight in the last quarter to help the settle the result into a 44-44 draw.
19:55
19:55

Pictorial: Bomb Blasts at CPS, Parliamentary Avenue Top story

One of the bombs went off at the Central Police Station-CPS, Kampala along Buganda Road while the second went off at Raja Chambers and Jubilee Insurance Building along Parliamentary Avenue.
19:43
19:43

Convicted UPDF Soldiers Used Explosives to Desecrate the Bodies of their Victims AMISOM 1 Top story

The convicts are R0/13537 Captain Charles Asiimwe, RA164787 Corporal Edison Bwambale, RAV/171317 Corporal Alexander Babu, RAV/149245 Lance Corporal Phillip Ichumar and RAV/121276 Private Kerere Tushemereirwe.
18:53
18:53

Over 3,000 Teenage Girls Impregnated In Agago In One Year 3 1

Paska Adong, the Agago Senior Community Development Officer and Gender Focal Person attributes the growing trend of teenage pregnancy to limited parental care among families.
18:44
18:44

Uganda Registers Decline in Staple Food Production- UBOS Report 4

The head of the Department of Production and Environment Statistics, Patrick Okello disclosed this while releasing the 2019 annual agricultural survey findings at the UBOS.
18:23
18:23

Fort Portal City Mayor, RCC Disagree on Garbage Management at Kabundaire Market 1 3

The sight of garbage which includes rotten pineapples, oranges and mangoes dumped all over the place is common.
18:05
18:05

"We Don't Miss The Suspended WB Doing Business Report" - Finance

“Much of the work evaluating the ten indicators in 190 countries was farmed out to national volunteer panels, who were asked to amend or approve pre-filled questionnaires. Not all were experts on the matter and some did not even work in the country. Many we spoke to barely gave the questionnaire a glance before signing off,” says UNCTAD.
17:58
17:58

Kampala Twin Blast Attackers Targeted Gov't Offices -MPs kampala bombings 7 1 Top story

The IPS building where the blast occurred, is strategically located next to Parliament, Queens Chambers-where MPs offices are located, City Hall, The Office of the Inspector General of Government, the Ministry of ICT, the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs and the Uganda Prisons Headquarters, among others.
17:39
17:39

NFA says NO to Permanent Settlements around Makonzi Landing Site 2

Peter Kayemba, the Makonzi Landing site Chairman, explains that they have been requesting NFA several times in more than three years to allow them to expand their residence and replace their shacks with permanent homes due to increasing congestion and filth.
17:21
17:21

Police Blames Bomb Attacks on Allied Democratic Forces 2 2 Top story

The Islamic State, a global terror organization had also claimed responsibility for the bombings although police still maintained that what happened was a work of domestic terror groups with links to ADF.
17:21
17:21

Fishermen Applaud Army for Ridding Lake Albert of DRC Militiamen Lake Albert Attacks 4 1

Now Simon Baleke, a fisherman at Bugoma landing site in Kyangwali sub county in Kikuube says ever since the FPU commenced their operations on the lake, attacks by suspected Congolese militiamen on Ugandan fishermen have stopped. He wants the operation to continue to save them from being attacked by the suspected Congolese armed men.
17:16
17:16

MUBS Bans Bags at Campus After Kampala Twin Explosion

In a circular released hours after the morning twin explosion in Kampala, the officer in charge of the MUBS Police Station noted that bags have been declared a serious security threat to students and non-students during 'these harsh periods'.
15:56
15:56

Mbarara Leaders Want Investigations into Fraudulent Giveaway of Kakyeera Land 2 6

Edgar Rwabutwagu, the senior Procurement officer accepted the punishment but pleaded with the leaders noting that the process was followed but the accounting officer then did an error of not submitting the documents to the city executive headed by the city mayor.
15:41
15:41

Eyewitness Accounts From the Kampala Twin Blasts 4 1

Our reporters found him parked at Parliamentary Avenue opposite the headquarters of Uganda Prisons Service with blood and flesh still stuck on his car windscreen and bonnet. He says he is still in shock and confusion.
15:38
15:38

Kitgum Boda Boda Riders Hike Fares As Petrol Prices Soar 1 3

The pump price for a litre of petrol has risen sharply in the last one week at various fuel stations in Kitgum Municipality and across the country.
15:36
15:36

Hippo Kills Two Teenagers In L. Kijjanebarola 1 4 Top story

Joshua Kananura, the Rakai District Police Commander, says that fishermen and the police managed to retrieve the bodies and took them for postmortem before handing them over to the deceased’s respective homes.
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