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19:33
19:33

Lamwo District Woman MP Election Petitioner Requests to Submit Additional Evidence Election Petitions 2 1

Last year in September, Gulu High Court dismissed the election petition filed by Molly Lanyero, an NRM party candidate who was the incumbent at the time of the election, on grounds of lack of sufficient evidence. However, Lanyero went ahead to challenge the decision in the Court of Appeal against the ruling by Gulu High Court.
19:20
19:20

Leaders Concerned About Low Production Capacity of Mpanga Power Dam 3 2

The 18.0 MW power station was developed by Africa Energy Management Systems and construction began in 2007 at 30 Billion Shillings. It is linked to the national grid line through the main power station at Rugonjo in Kahunge town council, Kamwenge district.
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18:52

Bunya East Election Appeal: Majegere Seeks Extension of Time to Serve Rival 1 1

Through his lawyer Steven Kalali, Majegere also asked the court to accept his application for an extension of time to serve Kubeketerya the memorandum of appeal and application for validation of the appeal.
18:32
18:32

Lamwo District Halts Eviction of Pastoralists 3

The RDC of Lamwo District, James Kidega, says following the death of Oulanyah, the Prime Minister of Palabek Cultural Institution, called him and said his team is mourning the death of Oulanyah and will only resume the planned eviction after he has been laid to rest.
17:54
17:54

NRM Asks MPs to Express Interest in Speaker Position NRM Party 1 1

The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) Party has set Tuesday 22nd, March as date for its Members of Parliament to express interest in the position of Speaker of Parliament.
17:53
17:53

There's No Maize for Sale on Prisons' Farms, Public Warned 1 1

Baine said people have already fallen for tricks of con-artists and paid for tons of maize allegedly available in various prisons farms yet they do not have any commercial maize. UPS explains that maize grown in their farms is solely to feed inmates.
17:38
17:38

Banana Rust Thrips Disease Ravages Plantations in Kabarole 2 5

The disease has affected several banana plantations in Karangura, Kichwamba, Mugusu, Karangura sub countries.
16:59
16:59

Gov't Sets Date for Electing New Speaker 1 1 Top story

The new speaker will preside over the session to eulogise his predecessor who died on Sunday from a hospital in Seattle, Washington. The special parliamentary session will be held this week on Friday, March 25th, 2022, ahead of his burial which is scheduled to take place in Lalogi, Omoro District.
16:51
16:51

Don’t Speculate Oulanyah’s Cause of Death-Acholi Clerics 1 2

The Northern Uganda Diocese Bishop Rev. Godfrey Loum, however, says whereas Oulanyah’s death is painful, it was too early to question and point fingers at who could have caused his death.
16:38
16:38

20 Students Arrested in Soroti Over Strike Soroti City 1 1

The students went rowdy on Sunday evening after an S.4 student was assaulted by a teacher for allegedly escaping from school.
16:32
16:32

Omukama Iguru Mourns Oulanyah Jacob Oulanyah 1

Iguru says Bunyoro and Acholi Kingdoms have strong cultural relationships and therefore, the death of Oulanyah is equally felt in Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom.
16:11
16:11

Kasese Woman Arrested over Murder of 2-Months-Old Baby infant 1

According to Ismail Kaawo, the Rwenzori East Police Spokesperson, Biira’s relative got concerned when they saw her without a baby and alerted police in Kyondo who liaised with their Hima counterparts to effect her arrest.
16:01
16:01

Bovine Babesiosis Disease Kills Cattle in Omoro District 3 1

Denis Wokorach, the Secretary of Production, and Marketing for Lakwaya Sub County says that the disease was last week confirmed by the district veterinary department and has so far killed and infected dozens of cattle in Loyo AJonga Parish in the last two weeks.
16:00
16:00

Do not Fight Robbers Once Cornered, Enanga Cautions 1 1

Police investigations indicate that the thugs decided to shoot Opio after sensing that he was energetic and was determined to protect his money. He was attacked outside his house gate in the night hours.
15:56
15:56

River Nyamwamba Changes Colour, Residents Fear Poisoning 2 4

Jessica Nyamukonzo a resident of Katiri Parish in Kilembe Sub County says her parish entirely depends on river Nyamwamba for domestic water since there is no piped water.
15:36
15:36

Court to Rule on Nansana Municipality Election Appeal on Thursday 1 3

The three applications arise from an appeal in which Wakayima's rival Hamis Musoke Walusimbi is challenging the September 22 2021 High Court decision by Lady Justice Henrietta Wolayo that upheld his victory and ruled that he has the prerequisite academic documents to be in Parliament.
14:45
14:45

Amuru Halts Mass Covid-19 Vaccination over Low Uptake Ministry Of Health 1 1

Denis Okello, the Assistant District Health Officer Amuru says they are changing the vaccination strategy by conducting door to door covid-19 vaccination for eligible persons.
13:58
13:58

Flags to Fly at Half-Mast Until Oulanyah is Buried 2 Top story

President Yoweri Museveni has directed all flags in the country to fly at half-mast until the burial of fallen Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah. The Head of State says that this is provided for in the official burials' procedures.
13:38
13:38

Education Service Commission Attributes Existence of Ghost Teachers on Headteachers 1 3

Rev. Prof. Dr. Samuel A. Lugoba, the Chairperson for Education Service Commission, says that the irregularities are pinned on headteachers given the fact that none of them can be done without their knowledge.
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