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Feb 2022 36 results
20:04
20:04

Anthrax Outbreak Confirmed in Madi Okollo 2

The campaign is being spearheaded by the district veterinary department in partnership with a team of officials from the Infectious Disease Institute (IDI) and the World Health Organization-WHO.
20:02
20:02

Hotel Owner Held over Poisoning of 2 Pupils, Killing One 2

The victims' mother on Thursday morning she gave them money to eat from Habyarimana’s restaurant during lunchtime since she would have no time to prepare food for them. Ainebyoona and Kukundakwe went and ate there, falling sick thereafter.
19:37
19:37

Minister Orders Arrest of 36 Parish Chiefs over Forged Academic Papers

The investigations were conducted by a four member team led by Hon Rusoke herself following a whistle blower's tip and the findings were this Friday presented to stakeholders during a meeting held at Kagadi district headquarters.
19:32
19:32

Opposition Political Party Leaders Emphasize Unity at MPS’ Retreat 2 8

Former Presidential Candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu told the Opposition MPs that every step they take towards unity is a step in the right direction and motivates their supporters to fight on.
19:19
19:19

IMF Hails Uganda on Transparency and Reporting Methods 5 1 Top story

In June last year, the IMF Board approved a relief package for Uganda under the Extended Credit Facility worth 1 billion dollars over three years. Of this, 258 million US Dollars or 908 billion Shillings, was to be disbursed immediately to help the country meet the financing gap caused by emergency reallocation of resources.
19:13
19:13

High Yielding Orange Fresh Sweet Potato introduced in Kiboga 3

This is part of a new initiative that is encouraging farmers to participate in seed multiplication and growing of Orange Fresh Sweet Potatoes, a special type of biofortified potato famed for high and fast-maturing yields and addressing vitamin-A deficiencies.
18:35
18:35

Primary Three Pupil Dies During Physical Education 1 4

His class teacher had brought the learners out for physical education, a mandatory lesson for lower primary classes. The school headteacher Alfred Meri said that the boy died moments after collapsing as attempts were being made to transport him to the health centre.
18:31
18:31

Demand for Air Ambulance Services Increasing 1 2

Two years ago, each service provider would evacuate only one patient in three months on average. Today, each service provider like Bar Aviation and Air Ambulance Rescue -AAR handles at least one patient every month.
18:23
18:23

Two Clan Agents in Agago On The Spot For Selling Shea Nut Trees 3 1

Charles Oyoo, the LCII of Acholpii parish in Arum sub-county, says that he has been receiving several complaints about the agents giving permission for charcoal dealers to cut shea nut trees.
18:04
18:04

MAK Forms Enforcement Committee as Research Grants Recipients Struggle to Account 4 1

Makerere University Vice-Chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe said that even when the institution receives chunks of money to enable research they haven’t had a system for tracking whether the money is put to its intended use.
17:56
17:56

Uganda to Face Ethiopia in FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Qualifiers 2 1

Ayubu Khalifa, the head coach of the U-17 women national football team has summoned a team of 50 players that will start residential training tomorrow at the FUFA Technical Centre in Njeru.
17:31
17:31

Bundibugyo Gets UGX 19b Gravity Water Scheme 4

The 19 Billion Shillings project will benefit at least 120 villages from more than 18 Sub-counties of Harugale, Bubukwanga, Tokwe, Busaru, Kurumya, and others.
17:12
17:12

Mental Patients Set to Return to Masaka RRH Ward as COVID-19 Cases Reduce 1 3

It is two years since more than 200 patients were transferred to Kyabakuza Health Centre III because their ward was gazetted for treating COVID19 patients.
17:07
17:07

How COVID-19 Influenced Housing Industry ‘Reorganisation' in Kampala 5

More buildings in Kololo and Nakasero were abandoned by NGOs which relocated to residential buildings in the outskirts, after downsizing due to COVID-19 related budgetary constraints faced by foreign funders as well as a growing work-from-home trend for employees who only use formal office workspaces on an as-needed basis.
16:45
16:45

Legislators Want Adoption of Hospital Management Information System health workers

The Integrated Intelligent Computer Systems (IICS) Technologies is an initiative of Government of Uganda. It started as a research project in 2010 under the supervision of Uganda National Council for Science and Technology.
16:20
16:20

Construction of Health Centre, School Delayed Over Lack of Land Titles Lake Kyoga 2

Todate the Money is still lying idle at district accounts as local leaders and officials struggle to acquire land titles as a prerequisite to construct the government facilities.
15:41
15:41

Doctor, Two Others Held over Human Trafficking 2 1

Agnes Igoye, the deputy coordinator for the prevention of trafficking in persons at the Ministry of Internal Affair, has identified the suspect as Agnes Nsereko Katongole, of St. Agnes clinic located near Kiboga stage in Kasubi.
15:29
15:29

Private Ginners Pooling More Resources for Cotton Sector than Gov't 1 2 Top story

For more than a decade, Private ginners under their umbrella body Uganda Ginners and Cotton Exporters Association (UGCEA), have been largely supporting cotton production activities through funds voluntarily pooled by its members.
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