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Jul 2022 34 results
20:11
20:11

UBOS Asks Gov't to Halt PDM Roll Out 3

Addressing journalists at the UBOS headquarters Tuesday, Albert Byamugisha, the UBOS board Chairperson, said it would be of no use for the government to implement the PDM, when data, which is a fundamental pillar, and the cornerstone of the implementation is not fully accomplished.
19:55
19:55

EU, Private Sector Slam Low Funding for Tourism Sector 1 8

Luis Lechiguero, the head of programs at the European Union Delegation in Uganda told the 5th Annual Bankers’ Conference that like his home country, Spain, Uganda’s tourism has all it takes to transform the country if only the right decisions are made.
19:43
19:43

Fixed Contract Pushes Former CID Director Out of Police Force 1 Top story

The contract that has seen Akullo exit the Police force at 51 years of age, was presented to her in February this year with only five months left to its expiry date. Uganda Radio Network (URN) understands that Akullo declined to sign the contract on grounds that she didn't apply for it.
19:16
19:16

UPDF Chopper Makes Emergency Landing 2 3 Top story

Witnesses say the military helicopter landed at a community field at Nabukondo Village, Banda Town Council between Gomba and Mityana districts.
19:04
19:04

Residents Storm Arua City Offices Over Urban Cash for Work Funds 4 1

Elias Opi, the LC I chairperson of Jacinto cell choose road maintenance as their project but they were surprised to learn that their project has been changed without their notice.
18:37
18:37

Mao Rallies Aggrieved DP Loyalists to Embrace the Cooperation Agreement Norbert Mao 3 1 Top story

Mao reiterated that NEC endorsed three key strategic objectives during the meeting having lost in the January 2021 general polls. The three objectives included capturing power, attaining majority Parliamentary seats in the main opposition party, or sharing power with the reigning government.
18:18
18:18

Kitgum Registers Over 1,200 Teenage Pregnancies in Six Months 5

Michael Ogweng, the Kitgum District Senior Probation, and Social Welfare Officer says that statistics from the Health Information Management System indicate that 1,215 girls got pregnant between January to June 2022.
18:07
18:07

Agago Authorities Resolve to Dismiss Karimojong Casual Laborers 3

According to Ongom, in a community security meeting convened on Tuesday, residents accused the Karimajong casual laborers of collaborating with livestock thieves and resolved to dismiss them from the area.
17:59
17:59

Forces Kill 465 Warriors, Recover 413 Guns in One Year in Karamoja 1 4

A report shared to the offices of Inspector General of Police at Naguru and Chief of Defence Forces at Mbuya shows forces have in the last one year killed 465 Karimojong warriors and also recovered 413 guns.
17:46
17:46

Bunyoro Kingdom, Tycoon, Residents Feud Over Land 5

Erias Bin Karim, one of the affected residents says that in 2007, Mugabe bought 235 acres of land in the neighboring area and acquired a title in 2012. He says that Mugabe wants to use his title to grab 470 acres of land that belongs to them.
17:28
17:28

Opposition MPs Question Postponement of Parliament Sittings 6 1

“You will recall that at the 11th sitting of Parliament held on Thursday 21st July 2022, the Right Honorable Speaker adjourned the House to Tuesday 26th July at 2:00 pm. This is to inform you that the plenary sitting for tomorrow 26th July 2022 has been called off. Plenary Sittings will resume on Tuesday, 2nd August,” reads the notice.
16:58
16:58

Police Suspend Roadblock Following Monday Attack 3 1

Police introduced the roadblock at Kiwumpa village in 2017 to check on errant drivers and ensure adherence to traffic rules along the Kampala-Gulu highway. At least four Police officers have been manning the checkpoint since then.
16:50
16:50

Sub-county Chairperson, District Councilor Held over GISO's Murder Napak district 3 1

Brig Joseph Balikudembe, the UPDF 3rd division Army commander said the suspects Identified as Elijah Lobucel, the sub county chairperson and Mario Logit, the district councilor are accused of masterminding the killing of the GISO in Lokopo sub county.
16:45
16:45

UVRI Starts Testing for Monkeypox monkeypox outbreak 3

Prof. Pontiano Kaleebu, the UVRI Executive Director said they have so far conducted four tests at their laboratory in Entebbe, and the tests all the tests were negative.
16:36
16:36

Stray Bullet Injures Expectant Mother, Pleads for Support Kawempe Hospital 1 2

“She cannot eat anything ever since she was injured, we’re only feeding her soft drinks through a straw, She cannot talk because of the pain she is undergoing. The doctors told us that she will need to be operated on at Kiruddu hospital, and the operation requires some money, which we don’t have," Kyarisima noted.
16:19
16:19

Nine Rwandan Nationals Want Terrorism Charges Dismissed Thomas Jatiko 1 2

The evidence before court shows that by the time of arrest in 2017, the accused persons were aged between 16 years and 26 years.
15:30
15:30

Mityana Residents Face Eviction From Lake Wamala Catchment 5 6

Some of the residents claiming to have ancestral homes in the lake catchment area have vowed to protest the directives from the National Environment Management Authority – NEMA until they are given alternative land and employment to settle.
15:10
15:10

She Cranes Star Peace Proscovia Joins Camp, Vows to Fight for Podium 1 2

Unlike other players, Peace who plays for Bartercard Surrey Storm in the Vitality netball super league, England is the only player who missed out on the preparations for the games. The team under the stewardship of veteran coach, Fred Mugerwa, kicked off preparations earlier in May 2022.
15:01
15:01

Security Guard Disappears From Duty Station, Two Vehicles Missing Uganda Police Force 2

Louis Turinawe, a Cashier at Rwentobo Sacco, says that they received a call from a concerned person who saw the two vehicles driving out of the parking yet the owners had slept in the village.
14:47
14:47

Only Registered, Trained Boda boda Riders to Operate in Kampala-Nabbanja 5 1 Top story

Nabbanja says the purpose of the training and registration is to organize the industry, ensure that riders are knowledgeable about their job, and eliminate wrong elements who use Boda bodas to engage in theft, robbery, and murders.
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