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23:20
23:20

Kenya's Supreme Court Says No Business at Milimani Courts Till After Petition Hearing 2022 Kenya election 1

“I'm asking all of us as leaders to listen to what the people of Kenya are saying so that we can conclude the remaining steps of our election, in a peaceful, orderly, respectful manner," says Ruto.
20:09
20:09

Historian Asks Govt to Free Mumbere Rwenzururu movement 5 1

Professor Peterson who has done extensive research on Uganda’s history, said that, despite the differences today, Mumbere and his people contributed towards the liberation of Uganda from the Idi Amin regime.
19:01
19:01

Arua Gin Was Adulterated with Methanol- Gov’t City 5 Gin 3

David Bahati the Minister of State for Industries, David Bahati told parliament on Thursday that, unlike ethanol, methanol is poisonous for human consumption since it can easily be absorbed through the eyes, skin, lungs, and digestive system with its overexposure causing death.
18:40
18:40

Six Gulu City Officials Arrested for Diverting UGX 200m Gulu City Council. 1 3

Emmanuel Bunya, the State House Anti-Corruption Unit Communications Officer says that the arrests follow days of investigations conducted after a tip-off from whistle-blowers.
18:36
18:36

NIRA, CID Probe Source of National IDs Recovered in Lubigi Patrick onyango 1 2

Dozens of suspected stolen identity cards, passports, and vehicle number plates were recovered on Wednesday by the joint security agencies during operations to enforce an order to evict encroachers from the degraded wetland.
18:25
18:25

Man Jailed Three Years for Torture of Son 4 3

On Thursday, the Grade One Magistrate, Isaac Imoran Kintu sentenced Muwanguzi saying that he confessed on his own plea of guilt and did not waste Court’s time.
18:11
18:11

Superstitions Keep Children Away From Malaria Treatment in Kabarole Kingdom of Tooro 4

Busobozi says that children are brought to hospital very late when malaria has progressed into severe disease, making it difficult for health workers to save them.
18:00
18:00

Parliament Observes Moment of Silence in Honour of Gen. Tumwine Gen. Elly Tumwine 1 4

Maj Gen. Jim Muhwezi Katugugu, the Minister of Security told parliament that arrangements to repatriate the remains of Gen. Tumwine are already underway and that government would release a formal program for his send off.
17:48
17:48

Gov't Launches UGX 876b Energy Response Plan for Refugees GIZ 1 3

The project that was launched on Thursday aims at increasing the sustainability of firewood and charcoal, increasing access to alternative cooking options, and increasing access to electricity and efficiency in cooking targeting over 1.5 million immigrants.
17:38
17:38

Informal Sector Ignorant of Health Insurance Concept-Experts Ministry of Health 4 1

Rev. Ezra Busobozi, the Executive Director of Kitojo Integrated Development Action (KIDA), an NGO that runs a Community Health Insurance Scheme in South Western Uganda told a meeting attended by Members of Parliament and officials in the Ministries of Health and Education that while they have set up a scheme that cheaply covers key health problems of rural communities, they have still failed to attract many people to enroll.
17:28
17:28

School, Shrines Demolished at Masanafu as Lubigi Wetland Restoration Exercise Intensifies 1 1

According to Turyahebwa, the school proprietor Mustafa Lubega told the teachers that he could not construct permanent structures without securing a title for the land. NEMA also demolished three shrines that were found in the wetland.
17:21
17:21

Illicit Alcohol Deaths Attributed to Poor Enforcement of Laws 7 1

Michael Ogwang, the Acting Head, of Narcotics at the Criminal Investigations Directorate, says the laws that are in place may be adequate but regulations need to be revised to enable proper enforcement.
17:02
17:02

General Elly Tumwine: Soldier and Fine Artist FRONASA fighters 1 Top story

In November 2021, Gen Tumwine launched his book titled “Liberated My Art Life” in which he partly documented his life as an Arts student at Makerere University.
16:16
16:16

African Health Ministers Sign Declaration to Integrate Palliative Care in Epidemic Response 1

The declaration referred to as the 'Kampala Declaration 2022' was signed on Thursday during a meeting of health ministers at Mestil Hotel ahead of the 7th International African Palliative Care Conference.
16:15
16:15

UCI Opens Breast Health Clinic at Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital 2 2

Situated in the outpatient department at the Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital, the Cancer clinic will provide free services to both men and women and will operate every Wednesday from 9 am to 5 pm.
15:58
15:58

Namisindwa Pensioners Storm District Over Nonpayment

Fredrick Bango, the Resident District Commissioner blamed the delayed payment on the breakdown of the integrated financial management system network.
15:46
15:46

Two Convicted For Killing Climbing Lions Joan Keko 1

Vincent Tumuhirwe, a farmer and Robert Ariyo a Boda Boda cyclist, both from Kanungu district were on Thursday convicted on five charges in the Utilities, Wildlife and Standards Court, presided over by the Chief Magistrate Gladys Kamasanyu.
15:17
15:17

Property Developers in Hoima, Fort Portal Decline to Giveway to USMID Project road construction 2 4

Mayor Fort Portal Asaba Ruyonga explains that the decision by the affected property owners not to cooperate with the municipality is a threat to the multi-billion infrastructural development,
14:39
14:39

Hoima City Allocates Land to NDA for Construction of Regional Headquarters regional offices 3

The regional office will help serve as a distribution and monitoring point for the National Drugs authority.
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