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Apr 2022 36 results
18:16
18:16

Client Found Dead in Guest House Room Iganga

According to information obtained by URN, Ogwal checked into the guesthouse on Sunday night. He reportedly spent the entire Monday having informal chats with guest house employees before retiring to his room in the night.
18:00
18:00

Court Martial Jails Rwandan Refugee for 2 Years for Illegal Possession of Pistol 1

The Court has however indicated that it has deducted the time Manzi has spent on remand and effective today, he will spend two months and 25 days in prison on both offenses and the punishment will run concurrently.
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MPs Demand Answers on Stalled Lubowa Specialized Hospital 3 1

In 2019, Parliament guaranteed a 1.4 Trillion Shillings loan to Finasi/ROKO led by Italian investor Enrica Pinetti for the construction of the 264-bed specialized hospital.
17:39
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Kamuli Progressive Banned for Fronting 25-Year-Old Man in Schools Games player 1 1

According to a statement released by Uganda Secondary Schools Sports Association-USSSA, Stephen Mugulusi, a striker with Kamuli Progressive school, was found guilty of using different names to feature in different tournaments. Basing on the evidence extracted from the 2018 alumni album of St. Henry’s College, Mayuge, USSSA found Kamuli Progressive guilty of knowingly fielding an overaged 'mercenary' to compete in the children's games.
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UPDF, FARDC Conducting Civil-Military Sensitization Exercises Operation Shujja 1 Top story

Maj. Peter Mugisa, the Spokesperson of Operation Shujja, says that the activities are geared to among others building partnerships between security forces and communities.
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Kapelebyong Residents Flee Fearing Suspected Karimojong Attack 3 2 Top story

Francis Akorikin, the Kapelebyong District LC V Chairperson, says that there was a gunfire exchange between the Anti-Stock Theft Unit- ASTU and the rustlers at Kirik Village in Achinga Sub County since Monday night when the suspected thieves were killed.
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Mityana Police Officers Killed While Following False Complaint 1

Three state witnesses who appeared before the General Court Martial this afternoon told the court that Issa Kizito, one of the suspects lodged a false complaint that he had been robbed of 500,000 Shillings which was part of the capital that he uses in his tomatoes business.
16:31
16:31

Calm in Alebtong as UPDF Detonate Bombs 2 1

On Monday evening, a team of six bomb experts from Acolpii Military Barracks visited the scene, extracted the bombs and detonated them in an anthill. The officer, who spoke on condition of anonymity, described the bombs as “deadly weapons” which might have been there for over 15 years.
16:24
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Preparations for Start of West Ruwenzori Diocesan Operations Coming to an End 2 1

Accordingly, Rev. Julius Tumwesige, the archdeacon Bumadu Church of Uganda who also doubles as the coordinator for the proposed diocese told URN on Tuesday that the construction of the Bishop’s residence, cathedral and administrative block are expected to be complete by the end of this month.
15:33
15:33

Fuel Prices Hike in Busia Amidst Scarcity In Kenya 4

David Kisaale, a pump attendant at Burar pump fuel station in Busia town, says that they have hiked the fuel prices due to high demand.
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Benet Residents Struggle to Access Health Services 4 1

Violet Chemutai, a Woman leader of the Benet says that pregnant women struggle to access health facilities because of the scarcity of health facilities.
15:23
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Oulanyah Battled Cancer, Succumbed to Multiple Organ Failure Makerere University 1 2 Top story

Oulanyah started treatment at the Uganda Cancer Institute in Mulago and visited several other hospitals outside Uganda in pursuit of better healthcare. He has since battled the disease silently until January 23, 2022, when his condition worsened and was admitted at Mulago National Referral Hospital and later taken to Seattle to access a gene therapy treatment, known as the CAR T-Cell.
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Two Bukwo Officials Refund Part of the Stolen UGX 200M Road Funds

Chesang returned Shillings 3.2 million out of the Shillings 8.1million he took while his counterpart, Chelimo returned Shillings 500,000 out of the Shillings 5,071,000 he took.
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14:25

Christians Petition Archbishop Kazimba over Election of Kigezi Diocesan Bishop 2 6

The Christiansaccuse the Synode of Kigezi Diocese of nominating Akanjuna who was later elected by the House of Bishops when they were aware that he did not have a degree in Theology or Divinity, yet he also had no post graduate diploma in any of the fields, as stipulated in the Canons.
14:14
14:14

Pictorial: Oulanyah’s Body Arrives at Parliament Amidst Colour and Pomp Top story

At the main gate of Parliament, bikers led the convey and later the Speaker, Anita Among Annet, accompanied by her Deputy Thomas Tayebwa, other legislators and staff of Parliament received the body on the step of the house.
13:48
13:48

Former Gulu Deputy RCC Fails To Return Gov't Vehicle After Reshuffle Government vehicle 1

President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni dropped Rwotlonyo in the latest reshuffle of Resident District commissioners, Resident City commissioners and their deputies last month.
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13:34

Nakasongola Prison Authorities Want Settlements On Adjacent Hill Stopped security threats

Evans Rock Abio, the Officer in Charge of Nakasongola Prisons, says that their safety is at stake because of the people occupying an adjacent hill in Wakibombo village. Abio explains that the settlers on the hilltop can view the entire prison, which compromises its safety.
13:04
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Mbarara Land Prices, Rental Fees Double Since it got City Status 3 1

Tumushabe says in some areas 5 to 10 kilometers away, a plot of land measuring 100x50 feet that used to go for 3.5 million Shillings now costs between 10 to 15 million shillings. Whereas land in places about 15 kilometres from the city centre that used to cost Shillings 2 million shillings now costs Shillings 10 million
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Suspected Turkana Rustlers Arrested with Guns in Moroto 2 1

Maj Isaac Oware, the UPDF 3rd division spokesperson, says that they picked up the suspects on March 30, 2022, during their operation around the border areas. He says that the suspects are in custody at the UPDF 3rd division headquarters in Moroto pending further investigations.
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