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19:31
19:31

Police and Locals Retrieve Body of Fisherman from Lake Kyoga 1 1

The deceased has been identified as Charles Okurut, 21, a fisherman attached to Omunwo landing site in Obwanai parish, Apopong Sub County.
19:29
19:29

Swedish Embassy Donates UGX 31Bn for Reliable Energy 4

Ola Hallgren, the Head of Cooperation at the Embassy of Sweden said that the program is aimed at increasing critical needs to address Uganda’s energy needs and services in agriculture and the environment.
19:09
19:09

KCCA Commences Studies into Closure of Kiteezi Landfill 3 1

According to the 2020 Guidelines for the Management of Landfill in Uganda, the closure of a landfill must be preceded by the preparation of a plan clearly setting out requirements for closure, decommissioning and site rehabilitation. Such requirements include remedial work on drainage, leachate management and cover integrity.
18:52
18:52

Construction of Illegal Structures in Mukono Blamed on Absence of Building Committee 1 1

The district building committee is supposed to scrutinize, reviewing, monitor, issue building and occupation permits, ensuring adherence to designs and construction of buildings in proper localities.
18:21
18:21

Small Tribes, CSOs Want Single Commission for Minorities minority tribes 3 7

Elisha Mugisha Ateenyi, the cultural leader of Banyabindi minority tribe in Kasese District argues that unless a separate ministry or a commission is set up to address the challenges and historical injustices suffered by ethnic minority groups, the communities will continue to lose their unique identity resulting in their extinction.
18:06
18:06

Italian Entreprenuers Offered Free Land in Uganda 2

Hon Okello Oryem the state minister assured the delegation that government is ready to give them free land for their operations and a number of other incentives to ensure their comfortable stay in Uganda.
18:05
18:05

NITA-U to Set Up Regional ICT Hub in Luwero Town Internet 5 1

Collins Babirukamu the Director of E-Government Services at NITA U says that that the programme will kick off in the next three weeks with the extension of fiber optic cables and installing computers in the community hall.
17:54
17:54

Pianist Accused of Incest and Raping his Daughter 2 6

The 19-year old victim who is a S.4 student says that her father started violently forcing her into sex in April 2020 while threatening and even beating her if she tried to refuse.
17:30
17:30

Three out of every Five Albertine Girls Practice Random Sex Ministry of Health 4

This survey which also involved capturing views of parents and care takers on sexual reproductive health was conducted by the Center for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Africa (CESCRA) where researchers found up to 25% of girls don’t seek any kind of help either from the police, health facilities or local authorities when they are sexually violated.
17:20
17:20

U-20 Women Team Steps Up Preparations for World Cup Qualifiers 1 1

On Tuesday, the team lost their build-up game 2-1 to She Corporates that was played at MTN Omondi stadium in Lugogo. Sumaya Komuntale scored the only goal for the National team side.
17:01
17:01

Head Teachers Ask Gov't Not to Abolish PTA Fees 5

On Monday, the Minister in charge of ICT and National Guidance, Dr. Chris Baryomunisi, said that the Cabinet had resolved all Universal Primary (UPE) and Secondary Schools (USE) to stop charging learners any fees as schools reopen in January next year.
16:27
16:27

East, Southern Africa Roots for New Law to End FGM 1 2

While countries have laws to reprimand for instance the surgeons or parents who force their children to undergo FGM, these laws only apply within the borders of a specific country and may not necessarily apply in neighboring countries.
16:25
16:25

MOU Says Dr Musenero Must Account for the UGX 31Bn –Permanent Secretary Covid-19 vaccine 1 4

The former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Science and Technology, David OO Obong has told legislators that Minister Dr. Monica Musenero should provide all accountability regarding the utilization of funds meant to facilitate the COVID-19 vaccine development.
15:41
15:41

Uganda’s Industrialization Journey: Ups and Downs 5

Uganda has more than 5,000 manufacturing industries, but they are too small to compete on the international market, according to NPA Chairperson, Pamela Mbabazi.
15:11
15:11

FUBA Finally Secures Funds For Silverbacks to Take Part in World Cup Qualifiers 1 Top story

One day to the event, the latest development from the local basketball governing body confirms that the team finally secured the funds from the government and the team traveled today early morning to take part in the world cup qualifiers. The team needed over 380 million ugx to take part in the first window
14:49
14:49

Anti-Atwine Protesters Case Pushed to January 1 2

On Thursday, Joy Apolot, the State Attorney told the court that the state needs more time to carry out investigations into the case. She requested an adjournment until investigations are completed.
14:21
14:21

Archbishop Beinomugisha Laments Death Culture's Replacing Life Culture 1 3

The Installation of His Grace Lambert Bainomugisha as the second Chancellor of the University of St. Josephs’ Mbarara was conducted by Rt. Rev. Anthony Zziwa, the Chairperson of the Uganda Episcopal Conference in accordance with the regulations of National Council for Higher Education. Beinomugisha replaces the Emeritus Archbishop of Mbarara Archdiocese Most Rev Paul Bakyenga who is also the founder of the University.
14:12
14:12

Arua Seeks UGX 100 Million to Revive Operations of Garbage Recycling Site 3 2

According to Apangu, to revive full operations of the garbage plant, they need 110 Million Shillings to among others clear the bushy surrounding site and turn over accumulated garbage inside the plant.
13:48
13:48

Man Burnt to Death in Kikuube. Assailants 1

The deceased has been identified as Daniel Ndigizimaana, a resident of Kyamugasa LC1 in Butoole parish Kyangwali sub county.
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