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22:17
22:17

Lawyers Ask Court to Allow ACTV Examine Torture of Bomb Suspects 2021 Twin Bombings 3 1

The DPP further contends that the five women unlawfully harbored and rendered financial support to the male suspects well knowing that such support will be used in the commission of terrorism acts.
21:55
21:55

Court Quashes UGX 9B Award to Karuma Power Project Land Claimants Christopher Madrama 1

The justices unanimously ruled that the nine people Paul Peter Etot, Deo Okekllo, Kiden Santa, John Paul Omara, Francis Chira, Isaac Otim, Steven Etot, Albert Elwa and Ruth Etot should instead be compensated with 203 .2 million shillings as general damages.
21:39
21:39

Lukwago Wants Market Ordinance Expedited 3

Speaking during the council sitting meeting on Thursday at City Hall, Lukwago said that the conflicts in markets cannot be resolved without a proper law to streamline management in city markets.
20:57
20:57

Body Of Missing Masaka Pineapple Trader Found In Kyotera 1

The body was discovered on Thursday by residents of Kibutamu village. Ssembuuze, a resident of Kitiiti village in Kyanamukaaka sub-county, Masaka district went missing Wednesday while returning from Kyotera.
20:44
20:44

Gov’t Finally Takes Over Mountains of the Moon University 1 1

On Thursday, the founders led by Professor Rugumayo signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the government. The government’s team comprised of Muyingo and Attorney General Kiryowa Kiwanuka.
18:08
18:08

Frustration, Tears as East High School Ntinda Closes After 23 Years 5 1 Top story

Hamis Kabogoza, a parent with three students at the school told URN that he received communication about the closure of the school on Tuesday evening. He, however, says that he only believed the letter upon arrival at the school on Thursday morning.
17:57
17:57

Enthronement of New Orthodox Metropolitan Set for February 1 1

Metropolitan Muzeeyi was elected at the end of the three days of the Holy Synod of the Patriarchate of Alexandria between January 10 to 12. The synod meeting held in Egypt was chaired by His Beatitude Pope Theodoros II.
17:19
17:19

MOE, Save the Children Launch Go Back to School Campaign 4 1

The campaign will mainly target disabled children and learners who were involved in business when schools closed, teenage mothers, and parents who are still hesitant to take children back to school.
16:42
16:42

Half a Million Doses of Moderna Vaccines wasted Ministry of Health 4

Dr. Daniel Kyabayinze, the Incident Commander of COVID-19 at the Ministry of Health told URN in an interview that the vaccines that require very low temperature were taken to the Acholi region in anticipation that people would use them in vain.
16:26
16:26

Tourism Sector Recovery Disrupted by Budget Cuts 5 1

Martin Mugarra Bahinduka, the Minister of State for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities told MPs that the sector remains poorly funded to perform its role meaningfully.
16:00
16:00

Murushid Juuko Retires from National Football Team Uganda Cranes 1

“If you asked me as a young boy if I would have played for my country (Uganda Cranes), over fifty caps and lined up against some of the biggest national teams. I would have told you it was a fantasy. I am fortunate to have realized those dreams, however, I feel I have served the nation enough, and it's time for me to call it a day with Uganda Cranes”, reads the January 13th letter.
15:46
15:46

Police Hunts for Land for Construction of Stations in Acholi cattle rustling 2 1

The region currently has 82 police stations and 17 outposts but the number is expected to exceed 139 in the period of five years according to the regional police commander with the new development.
15:37
15:37

Wildfire Leaves 9 Teachers homeless in Gulu 1

Geoffrey Owor, the headteacher of St Mbuga Primary school, says that the affected teachers lost property such as clothing and food items among others worth over Shillings 3.5 million.
15:02
15:02

Schools Struggle to Teach New Curriculum Amidst Inadequate Instructional Materials 3 2

In Madi Okollo District, Ismail Drabe the Secretary for Social Services says that no instructional materials have been received in the three secondary schools in the district.
14:03
14:03

Community School in Alebtong Fails to Open Over Unpaid Debt 2 5

Awekiparo Primary School was constructed in 2013 by the community in memory of 59 people massacred by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA). An agreement was reached between the community members and three residents Mary Ogei, Samuel Okello and Joel Ouni who offered five acres of land on which the school sits.
13:54
13:54

Man Dies In The Bush While Cheating With Married Woman 3

The deceased’s brother, Patrick Bwire, says that he received a phone call from his friends informing him about his brother’s demise.
13:34
13:34

Two Lwengo Officials Arrested, Another On The Run Over Fraud 1 1

Isha Ntumwa, the Lwengo Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says that his office received complaints from Nakalembe Women’s Piggery women group, about a syndicate involving technocrats to embezzle the project funds.
12:49
12:49

Nabilatuk RDC Orders Arrest of Sub County Chief Over Alleged Embezzlement 1

The allegations against Sagal were first raised by the Parish Chiefs of Lorengedwat in their petition to the Resident District Commissioner. The three chiefs who include Catherine Sarah Loma, Sisto Losur, Rosemary Mugema of Kamaturu, Nathenyoit, and Narisae parishes respectively allege that the chief and his Sub Accountant, Robert Kolbe conspired to defraud the government 58 million shillings since July last year.
12:37
12:37

Kindergartens Lose Continuing Pupils to Primary Schools 7 1

Janipher Kasisiri, the Director of Kampala Quality Kindergarten, says that following the full reopening of school she has been receiving calls from parents informing her of their decision to push the learners to the primary one class.
11:49
11:49

Kitgum Targets 48,000 Children in Mass Polio Vaccination Campaign 1

According to Dr. Okello, the exercise will be carried out door-to-door and at all existing health facilities in the district.
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