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May 2022 26 results
20:08
20:08

IGP Ochola Transfers Hundreds of CID Officers 2

By press time, 331 names have been posted on the police communication platform as having been appointed or transferred to new places. The moved officers range from the ranks of Commissioner of Police (CP) to Assistant Inspector of Police (AIP).
19:55
19:55

Mother Loses Three Children in Link Bus Crash, Languishes Without Treatment 1 2

"Later I saw a cloth I had dressed my 2months daughter in, I rushed and picked her up but she was dead, and when I ran to check on the other bodies I noticed that all my children were dead in a pool of blood, that was the last thing I remember only to woke up in the hospital.” - 30-year-old Nansubuga.
19:15
19:15

DRC Refugees Given Fresh Ultimatum to Enter Transit Centre M23 rebels 6 2

Douglas Asiimwe, Uganda’s Acting Commissioner for Refugees in the Office of the Prime Minister, says that 17,336 refugees are currently camped at the Nyakabande reception centre, while 3,064 refugees have been transferred from Nyakabande to Nakivale Refugee Camp in Isingiro district.
19:02
19:02

Woman Remanded over Theft of 1 Billion Shillings

According to the Office of the Inspectorate of Government the MD is jointly charged with Byasali Kabi the Protection Officer - Office of the Prime Minister Uganda for Lamwo District who is currently on the run.
18:27
18:27

65 Police Officers Complete Crime Scene Management Course 3 1

Sicty-five Assistant Inspectors of Police –AIPs have completed a three months course in crime scene management. The officers were drawn from the Directorates of Forensic Science (DFS) headed by Andrew Mubiru and of Police Health Services (DPHS) headed by Moses Byaruhanga.
18:25
18:25

Moroto Orphanage Home, Residents Bicker Over Land 1 4

The home was established by the late Bill Behrman who passed away in 2018 and in 2020 Rebekah Bullen inherited the orphanage, under the Mission Critical international.
17:50
17:50

Parish Development Model Funds Lying Idle in District Accounts 1 3 Top story

In Hoima district, 840 million shillings were received to facilitate the operations of the parish development model but Charles Kajura, the district focal person for the Programme says they could not disburse it to the various parishes over a lack of implementation guidelines. In Bukwo district, Resident District Commissioner Hashaka Mpimbaza says that Chief Administrative Officer has failed to disclose how much funds were disbursed for the programme.
17:36
17:36

Lawyer Petitions Court to Declare Muhoozi's Birthday Parties and 'Campaign' Illegal Gawaya Tegule 1 1 Top story

To prove his case, Gawaya has attached dozens of tweets posted by Kainerugaba which he believes are political in nature. Some tweets include one where Muhoozi is being quoted saying he will not stop until he is in control of power in this country, tweets praising the Chwezi dynasty, MK revolution and pictures of his supporters donned in his T-shirts with inscriptions that Muhoozi is thenext President and those ones with his campaign pictures.
16:33
16:33

New Seed School Collapsing Before Commissioning 3 4

The school was scheduled to be commissioned in 2020 before the Covid-19 lockdown, but Madi Okollo district leaders declined to own the new school with its defective and dilapidated structures. Cracks started developing on the structures shortly after their completion by the contractor.
16:08
16:08

Machete-Wielding Thugs Raid Homes in Rubaga, Injure 2 3 1

The group of thugs armed with pangas, clubs, and stones raided three separate homes in Kinonya zone-Masanafu at around 2:00 am.
15:45
15:45

Apple Farmers Get Market Boost From Uganda Breweries Limited 6 1

Joseph Kawuchi, the agribusiness manager at Uganda Breweries Limited, says they are going to use apple as an additional raw material in their production line opening up a big market for the local farmers.
15:32
15:32

Court of Appeal Orders Fresh Hearing of Entebbe Mayoral Election Petition Fabrice Rulinda 2 1

The Justices ruled that the affidavit evidence is not the primary or appropriate mode for proving the grounds in an election petition adding that the people who swore those affidavits ought to have been summoned for cross-examination, instead of dismissing the petition on the basis that it was based on hearsay.
15:15
15:15

Health Minister Querries Slow Construction of Maternity Ward Ober HCIII 1 3

The contract was awarded to BP Enterprises and Construction Company Limited, but works have stalled for a year at the foundation level.
13:53
13:53

Nwoya Gets 4,000 Rabies Vaccines Rabies Vacine 1

Nwoya District is endemic to rabies but hadn’t had mass vaccination against rabies, a viral disease of mammals usually transmitted through the bite of an infected animal for the last four years.
13:39
13:39

Kween Flood Victims Cry Out for Relief Aid

The floods swept away houses and destroyed over 1,000 acres of maize and beans and also killed many animals in the two sub-counties.
13:14
13:14

Power Lines Remain mere "Decorations" in Bukedea 2 Years after Installation Annet Anita Among 2 4

Joseph Okiria, the Vice Chairperson of Apopong Village says they are not updated about the new developments in the power line. Okiria says that there is pressure mounted by community on local leaders about power but they don’t have the answers.
12:56
12:56

Kibanzanga Supporters Mobilize Money for Election Petition Cost 1 2

David Nyamwongera the NRM chairperson Bukhonzo Sub County says they opted to mobilize for money in appreciation for the former MPs for his role in rebuilding the NRM party in his Constituency.
12:30
12:30

40 Policemen Deployed to Boost Fight Against Animal Thefts in Nakasongola Uganda Police Force 2 1

Phillip Mukasa the Nakasongola District Police Commander says that the fight against rampant animal thefts had been hampered by a lack of manpower and Police Patrol.
12:12
12:12

Nurses, Midwives Petition Parliament Over Pay Rise brain drain 1 4

Ruth Molly Lematia Ondoru, the Maracha East County Member of Parliament explained that the nurses and midwives, who comprise 70 percent of the health workers in the country have often been ‘marginalized and forgotten as medical practitioners’.
11:38
11:38

Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital Struggling to Handle Emergencies 4 1

Most times, the hospital operates with a shortage of critical medical items essential for responding to sudden emergencies including gloves, cotton wool, and gauze for treating the injured. The hospital receives patients from Kasese, Kyenjojo, Kyegegwa, Bundibugyo, Kamwenge, Kitagwenda, Ntoroko and Bunyagabu District.
May 2022 26 results