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Jan 2022 27 results
19:10
19:10

Kenyan Killed in Lubowa Estate, Boyfriend on the Run 1 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson identified the deceased as Lydia Wanyuki a maid in Munyonyo who was killed by Patrice Ochen in one of estates in Lubowa, in Makindye-Ssabagabo, in Wakiso District.
16:39
16:39

Gov't Fails to Spend UGX 2 Trillion Amidst Revenue Shortfall

According to the target, the Uganda Revenue Authority was supposed to have collected a total of 6.827 trillion shillings by October, out of the annual target of 22.84 trillion, but it had collected 6.137 trillion shillings. Government expenditure underperformed by 2.707 trillion shillings due to slow absorption capacity, mainly from slow procurement processes by some government projects.
16:37
16:37

President Museveni Reaches out to Herbalist David Ssenfuka; Pledges Support 2 1

Speaking to reporters in Kampala, Ssenfuka said the President sent him a delegation to discuss the role that the government can play to enable the processing and production of his drugs that those who have used them say are effective in the fight against cancer and diabetes; two of the deadliest diseases afflicting the world.
16:11
16:11

Residents Storm Bukedea Police Station Over Death of Suspects Bukedea CPS 3 3

Ojakol was allegedly found hanging with his clothes in the lone cells at Bukedea Central Police Station while Okwakol is reported to have fainted and died while in a search for exhibits.
15:47
15:47

Police Seize Fake US Dollars in Agago District 1

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson David Odongo Mudong says that preliminary investigations indicate that the suspects were arrested as they tried to con a local businessman Joel Otema.
15:17
15:17

Court Orders for Unconditional Release of Novelist Kakwenza Eron Kiiza 2 1

The order was on issued on Tuesday by the Grade One Magistrate Irene Nambatya following an application by Kakwenza's lawyers Eron Kiiza, Nalukoola Luyimbazi, and Samuel Wanda demanding for his unconditional release.
14:50
14:50

Amuru District Rolls Out Campaign to Rally Learners Return to School Save the Children 2 1

Reports from the health department indicate that 3,200 teenage girls were impregnated in the Amuru district since the closure of all learning institutions.
14:40
14:40

Kitgum Receives Over 2,900 Doses of Covid Vaccines 3

Dr. Okello notes that although the vaccines are majorly for continuation doses, even people who have not started on the vaccines will be given.
14:04
14:04

NGO Gives UGX30billion so each Private Teacher Gets UGX100,000 Covid Relief 1

Teachers who benefited from the government's Covid-19 cash support program famously known as Nabbajja cash that was distributed to vulnerable people between June and September 2021 are not eligible for this programme.
13:25
13:25

Army's FPU Destroys 279,900 Pieces of Illegal Fishing Gear 1

The destroyed fishing gear includes boats, monofilament nets, solar batteries, bulbs, hooks, and and were burnt alongside impounded immature fish catch.
13:10
13:10

Electoral Commission Sued for Failure to Reserve Symbols of Aspiring Party 1 1

Bwengye who stood as an Independent Candidate on Mbarara City North Parliamentary Elections and scored 45 votes, says that the Electoral Commission did not reserve the aforementioned features for NARRU and no legal basis was given for failure to do so.
13:06
13:06

Amolatar Leaders Concerned About Delayed Completion of Health Centre Nakatiti HCIII 4 1

Otada Construction Company was awarded the contract to construct a single block housing the Out Patient Department (OPD), maternity, labor and children’s ward, a laboratory, and store among others.
13:00
13:00

Kampala Fly Over Project Takes Shape 5 1

The constructions of the 3.2 kilometer project which started last year involves the construction of a modern (clock tower) flyover, a four lane Nsambya underpass, a clock tower square, three pedestrian bridges, expansion of part of Nsambya, Kibuli, Mukwano and Ben Kiwanuka roads and upgrading of the drainage system around clock tower.
12:42
12:42

Karimojong Cattle Rusttlers Killed 160 People in 2021

Micheal Longole, the Karamoja regional police Spokesperson said the unarmed civilians lost their lives in various incidents by rustlers, which included road ambushes and direct attack on the kraals.
12:21
12:21

Two Health Workers Arrested Over Sale of COVID-19 Vaccination Cards Police 2

Police allege that the suspects connived with a cleaner at Butema health center identified as Ivan Bigirwa to sell COVID-19 vaccination cards to various people in Hoima city and the district. Bigirwa was arrested red-handed on Sunday afternoon while selling the cards at Hoima Boma grounds in Hoima city.
12:11
12:11

Victorious Athletics Federation Needs 5.1 Billion Shillings for 2022 season SPORTS BUDGET 1

“UAF expects budgetary income from contributions from the National Council of Sports of 3 billion shillings, World Athletics 794 million shillings, MTN 422 million shillings, Uganda Olympic Committee 255 million shillings, and Nike 190 million shillings, among other sources,” -UAF Publicity secretary Namayo Mawerere.
12:00
12:00

Disabled Man Turns to Tailoring After Losing Job Due to COVID-19 Lockdown Covid-19 Resilience 5 1

According to Lakareber, the termination of his contract triggered sadness and stress since it was hard for him to settle without any source of income. He wondered how he would take care of his wife, son and the four other children under his care because he could not even dig due to his disability.
11:50
11:50

Suspected Girlfriend Arrested over Death of UNRA’s Human Resource Manager 1 1

Now Owoyesigyire without revealing the name, said the woman suspect who was in a relationship with the deceased was part of the trio who drove Kamoga to the hospital and fled immediately.
11:48
11:48

Mbarara City, District in Row Over Land Allocated to Judiciary 6 1

The disputed land measuring one acre is located on Kamukuzi Hill next to the Constitutional Court in Mbarara City North Division.
11:22
11:22

Police Investigate Double Murder 1

Immaculate Alaso, the Bukedi North police spokesperson identifies the deceased as 12-year-old Catherine Looko and her brother, Micheal Kibali, both residents of Kayepei village Kadesok Opwateta Sub County.
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