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19:15
19:15

Pictorial: Hundreds Converge at Kololo to Celebrate Oulanyah's Life Jacob Oulanyah

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni regretted the demise of the former Speaker Oulanyah, saying that if he had known about his ailment, he would have advised him to concentrate on his health.
19:09
19:09

Guns of Killed Geologists' Escorts Recovered in Kenya 1 1

Isaac Oware, the UPDF 3rd division spokesperson confirmed to URN that the police in Kenya helped them to recover the weapons that were abandoned by the Turkana warriors. Oware added that they are collaborating with Kenyan police to hunt for the attackers and to have them brought to book.
18:59
18:59

EAC Not Prepared for Continental Trade Pact- Experts 5

To start trading, the countries are supposed to surrender at least 90 per cent of the tariff lines (goods that will have tariffs removed or liberalized), while the rest of the goods considered sensitive may have their tariffs either removed later or retained for their protection.
18:52
18:52

Oulanyah’s Body Arrives in Omoro, Starts Lap to Final Resting Place Lalogi Subcounty, 9

Oulanyah’s body arrived aboard a Uganda People’s Defense Air Forces-UPDAF chopper that landed at exactly 6 Pm at Lalogi Primary school playground and was welcomed by Acholi Traditional dancers performing the royal Bwola Dance.
18:01
18:01

MPs to Contribute UGX 554 Million Towards Oulanyah Education Trust Fund 2 1

Before his demise, Oulanyah had through his effort secured bursaries for over 100 students at Seroma Christian High School in Mukono, while several other students including his own biological children are pursuing professional courses overseas.
17:51
17:51

Congolese Army Recapture Positions Taken By M23 Rebels 1

On Wednesday, FARDC through the cabinet of the military administrator in Rutshuru territory said that it had recovered the areas of Bugusa, Tchengerero, Cheya, and Mbuzi hills from the rebels.
17:28
17:28

Shortage of Anaesthetic Officers Hindering Health Care in West Nile 3

According to the local government, human resource structure, every health center IV is supposed to have one anesthetic officer and an assistant. However, several health center IVs in the sub-region are operating without anesthetic officers.
17:20
17:20

Kenya Apologizes to Uganda Over Geologist's Killings in Moroto 2 Top story

According to Tirop, Kenya was saddened by the act of Turkana people who are enjoying free resources in Uganda. He appealed to the Ugandan delegation led by Brig. Joseph Balikudembe, the 3rd Division Commander to forgive the Turkana and allow them to return and graze their animals in Karamoja.
17:02
17:02

Machete-Wielding Thugs Raid Homes in Kyengera, Injure 7 1 1 Top story

Four of the machete victims are tenants at the home of Frank Matovu and his wife Sarah Nalubwama, which the thugs attacked around 1:00 am.
16:49
16:49

Karamoja Leaders Demand Investigations into Supply of Army Uniforms to Warriors 3 1

David Koryang, the LCV Chairperson Moroto told the council meeting that was attended by MPs from Karamoja and ministers that there is a section of individuals in the community who are in possession of army uniforms.
16:04
16:04

Gov’t Makes Swift Move to Procure UGX 45Bn Cancer Machine 3 2

Dr Aceng told the lawmakers that in the Financial Year 2022/2023, Parliament appropriated Shillings 45 billion to procure the PET scan. She revealed that on Monday the Ministry of Health signed a contract for the swift supply of the appliance.
15:49
15:49

Machette Welding Thugs Kill Guard, Rob UGX 1.5M From Fuel Station Aggravated robbery

Kenneth Byamukama, the Manager of Atusa Filling Station explains that about eight thugs armed with machetes and iron bars stormed the station around 02:00 am and hacked Ngoya to death and injured Turyasingura.
15:30
15:30

Security Deploys Heavily In Omoro Ahead of Arrival of Oulanyah’s Body Lalogi Subcounty, 1 2

Omoro Resident District Commissioner, Andrew Onyuk told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that they are not taking chances with security and have deployed a joint force comprising personnel from the Uganda Police Force and Uganda People's Defense Forces-UPDF.
15:21
15:21

Drug Manufacturers Want NDA to Expedite Approval Process 3

Abiaz Rwamwiri, the NDA Spokesperson says that they have rejected some of the manufacturers' drug prototypes many times for always misfiring on important aspects such as mixing the right chemical contents and not following the international drug manufacturing protocols.
15:15
15:15

Pictorial: Preparations Underway to Receive Oulanyah’s Body in Omoro 16 Top story

Oulanyah’s body is expected to arrive in Omoro district this afternoon by a chopper that will land at Lalogi primary school after the state funeral at Kololo Ceremonial Ground in Kampala.
15:08
15:08

Africa Facing Increase in Climate-linked Health Emergencies - WHO

Data from the UN health agency shows that between 2001 and 2021, a total of 2, 121 public health events were recorded in Africa. Out of the recorded events, 1,187 of them were linked to climate
15:05
15:05

Fear, Thin Security Presence Forcing People Out of Homes in Kapelebyong UPDF 3rd Division 4 1

On Tuesday night, thousands of residents from Okungur, Achinga and Kapelebyong sub-counties abandoned their homes following a fire exchange between the Anti-Stock Theft Unit- ASTU personnel and suspected rustlers in Kirik Village in Kapelebyong Sub County.
14:51
14:51

Over 500 Congolese Asylum Seekers Enter Kasese 4 2

Milton Kule Mburara, the Kithoma/Kanyansi Town Council LC III chairperson, says that the asylum seekers started arriving on Monday night and were registered at Kanyansi playground, which is acting as a temporary reception centre.
14:37
14:37

School Insurance to Cover Buildings, Child Injury, Parent Death Launched 5

According to the documents, students or pupils will be covered for 24 hours under the Personal Accident class, while at school, after school or on Public holidays.
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