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18:12
18:12

Passengers Stranded in Last Minute Travel for Christmas 2 7

Passengers going home for Christmas festivities are stranded in different bus parks as buses delay due to traffic jam and delayed loading in for people coming back to Kampala.
17:59
17:59

COVID-19: MOH Urges Elderly to get Booster Jabs Amidst Upsurge Ministry of Health 3

Health Minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng told a press conference this afternoon that the country has for many months been keeping infections below 5% but with the rise, they have resolved to protect those at most risk of severe disease even as the country has not yet hit 50% vaccination coverage which is recommended for any country to start dispensing boosters.
17:50
17:50

Eastern Water Umbrella Fails to Account for Over UGX 200M in Katakwi Katakwi District 2 2 Top story

Samuel Ediau, the Eastern Water Umbrella Station Manager in Katakwi, says that his station pumps over nine million liters of water to 632 water consumers but they end up collecting less than 35 percent of the expected revenue every month.
17:46
17:46

Government to Consider Acaricide Zoning as Solution to Tick Resistance 5 1

For a decade now ticks have caused losses to farmers who also have accused the National Drug Authority of failure to provide a solution for their animals that have continued to die because of tick resistance against alleged fake acaricides.
17:42
17:42

City Abattoirs to Maintain Beef Prices Citing Low Consumption 2 1

According to Mwesigye, prior to the COVID-19 pandemic breakout, they used to slaughter up to 1000 head of cattle during the Christmas season, but they only slaughtered 700 cows the last year
17:18
17:18

Christians Seek Permission to Demonstrate Over Rev. Okunya's Botched Consecration Kumi Diocese 1 5

John Robert Odeke, the Chairperson of the Laity in Mukura Archdeaconry, says that they have resolved to have Rev. Okunya consecrated, a decision he notes may not be affected by the Archbishop’s presence.
17:11
17:11

Pork Prices Fall in Bududa

Michael Musamali a pork seller from Nalwanza said on this day last year by afternoon he had sold 120 kilograms of pork but this year when he sold only 40kilograms.
16:53
16:53

Family of DPC's Victim Claim Killer Cop Freed Without Being Charged 1 3

Justine Naburya, the widow, told Uganda Radio Network that ever since the murder of her husband, as a family they have never seen any person from Uganda Police, or anyone from the government following up on the case of their deceased person.
16:35
16:35

Tenants Block Mandela from Developing Disputed Land in Masaka City Masaka City Council 1 3 Top story

Led by Emmanuel Lwasa and John Bosco Kissekka, the residents accuse the former Masaka Municipal council of fraudulently selling off their land before transferring it to Mandela.
16:16
16:16

Mak Re-Advertises Some Programs Admissions 1 1

Charles Ssentogo, the Deputy Academic Registrar at Makerere University notes that while most of the courses have been re-advertised due to a shortfall in admissions, it is a unique case for the Bachelor of Law.
15:47
15:47

Jilted Busia Man At Large for Stabbing Girlfriend to Death 2 4 Top story

Godfrey Efumba and Sylvia Taaka, say that they heard someone alarming in the evening hours and rushed to check what was happening only to find the deceased’s body lying in a pool of blood with several wounds.
15:28
15:28

Councilors Protest Unexplained Reduction of Allowances 4

Florence Atii, the Workers Female representative says that ever since they started their tenure in May this year, they have already attended three council sittings and two committees without payment.
14:26
14:26

Jinja Officials Commission Construction of US$13M Rescue Center project 1 1

Philemon Kudeera, the coordinator of the project, says that his colleagues were sensitized on the merits of the project and have since embraced it. He says that the construction of such a facility will boost safety sensitization drives across the Lake Victoria shoreline in Jinja and the surrounding areas.
14:24
14:24

KCCA Extends Deadline for Street Vendors to Vacate Streets 2 2

Earlier this month, Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA and the office of the RCC asked vendor to leave the streets in a week’s time but in vain. They resorted to sensitizing vendors through passing messages on public address systems but still achieved nothing if not minimal success as streets are still crowded with vendors.
14:01
14:01

School Reopening: Scholastics Dealers Stocking Ahead of Jan 8 2

Fausta Tukamuhebwa, a metallic suitcase dealer in Kisenyi, said that they are currently stocking items in huge numbers since many parents will certainly buy new items for their children.
12:57
12:57

Pictorial: Christmas Decorations Light Up Kampala Streets KCCA 12

The decorations hang on the walls of some company premises, arcades, hotels, and churches ahead of the Christmas festivities this weekend.
12:45
12:45

Kamuntu Sues Kigezi Iron Ore Miner's Association Officials for Defamation 6 3

Through his lawyers of M/S Beitwenda and company Advocates, Kamuntu accuses the trio and others of defaming him through media. He also argues that Mbabazi is not a resident of Rubanda district and his company has never employed any of those demanding payment.
12:43
12:43

Wonder Injection that Prevents HIV Infection Coming to Africa AVAC 2

The drug was only approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Monday. Dr. Mitchell Warren told a meeting attended by journalists from Africa that timelines have already been set between the necessary approvals and global access.
12:20
12:20

Kitgum Disco Death Sparks Retaliatory Attack 1

According to Nyero, upon receiving information that the suspects belong to Padwong clan in Punakuru Cell Central ward in Namukora Town Council, the deceased relatives from Pugoda Orim clan in Wigweng Cell decided to carry out a revenge attack in the wee hours of Thursday morning.
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