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21:48
21:48

Museveni Commissions Ugx 12B Leather Factory In Luwero hides and skin 2 2

Museveni said that he was motivated to construct the leather factory after skilling youths in Kampala to make shoes but learnt that the leather they needed as raw materials was supposed to be imported.
21:39
21:39

OPM Starts Sensitizing S.sudan Refugees As WFP Substitutes Maize With Rice 1 2

Moses Nyang, the Refugee Welfare Council three (RWC3) for Adjumani Refugee Settlements says many refugees especially those in Nyumanzi refugee settlement have rejected the idea to have rice instead of maize grains.
18:15
18:15

Agago Residents Donate 140 Acres of Land for Education Project 5 7

Patongo Town Council Chairperson Joseph Komakech says that the residents of Akomo Central Parish donated 72 acres for the construction of a nursery, Primary and Secondary Schools. Similarly, the residents of Oporot Parish gave 68 acres of land, which will be used to establish a polytechnic institute.
17:46
17:46

Govt is Not Broke-PS Ramathan Goobi Assures Ugandans Economy 1

Government agencies went without adequate funds for their projects in the first quarter of the financial year and many public servants were not fully paid by the end of the quarter. To the general public, the government was too broke to support its own budget.
17:39
17:39

COMMENTARY: "Nairobi Attack" and the Promotion-Demotion of a General 1 Top story

When told that Uganda was planning to attack Kenya, President Daniel arap Moi reportedly shouted at his escort commanders and intelligence officers for having no clue "about these evil plans". Sounding frustrated, Moi exclaimed in Kiswahili: "Tutashikwa kama Kuku!", meaning "We shall be captured easily like chicken!" The informant had packaged his message very well to tap into President Moi's paranoia. He reportedly left the State House with a briefcase full of money.
17:22
17:22

Police Patrols Must Pay Road Toll Charges At Entebbe Expressway - UNRA 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango said that UNRA has only lessened the restriction to Kajjansi, Entebbe, Nsangi and Katwe policing divisions to intervene only when it is necessary.
16:09
16:09

MoH Adds Yellow Fever on Routine Vaccination Schedule 2

Dr. Fred Nsubuga, a Senior Medical Officer working with Uganda National Expanded Programme on Immunization (UNEPI) in the Ministry of Health told URN that while the program is targeting children, they plan to also vaccinate adults outside the age group who did not take personal initiative to buy the jab from private providers.
15:52
15:52

Water Scarcity Hist Amudat District Hard 2

Dr. Patrick Sagaki the district health director Amudat said the district was likely to face trachoma again yet the ministry of health had managed it.
14:55
14:55

Coxwell Achanga Appointed Vice Chancellor Mountains of the Moon University 1

In a memo dated October 4th and signed by the University Secretary Dr. Edmond Kabagambe, Prof. Achanga was appointed by the Chancellor Prof Edward Rugumayo. According to the memo, Achanga will be deputized by Prof. John Kasenene.
14:30
14:30

Three Arrested As Police Investigates Double Murders in Mubende Uganda Police 1 2

It is alleged that Semuyaba allegedly killed his wife and fled their home until the deceased’s body was found in the pool of blood inside the house by neighbors.
14:07
14:07

BOU Fears Higher Inflation, Fuel Price Hikes Effect on Ugandans 1 4 Top story

The Deputy Governor of the Bank of Uganda Dr Michael Atingi-Ego says that for as long as inflation remained upward without an easing in the factors that influence it, it is only prudent that monetary tightening continues.
13:58
13:58

Former Uganda Airlines CEO Denies Defying IGG's Summons 1

Muleya says when he returned from Dubai, he was sickly and visited Mulago National Referral Hospital which diagnosed him with hypertension and gave him four types of medicine to swallow for ten days, shortly after managing his pressure with a drip because it was reportedly high.
12:54
12:54

Turkana Traders Resume Business with Karamoja After Two Years' Insecurity

Mathew Ekai a trader in Lodwar the main town of Turkana said the deployment of UPDF at the border has given them confidence to resume crossing to Moroto to trade.
12:45
12:45

Army, Police Arrest 70 Suspected Thugs in Mbale City 1 1

The suspects who were arrested on Friday were picked from Half London, Mooni, Senior quarters, and Nkonkonjeru by the police and the Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF soldiers under the command of Samiel Abed Aliria, the Mbale District Police Commander.
11:30
11:30

New Bukedea DHO Finally Accesses Office 1 2

On Thursday, the new DHO accessed his office in the presence of the Chief Administrative Officer, Joseph Maria Mukasa.
11:29
11:29

DNA Analysis Zeroes on Three Suspects in Bukwo CAO Murder 1

Ogwang was killed on July 8 as he drove a government vehicle registration number UG-0865Z at Kiryowa village, along the Kampala-Bombo road and in the aftermath, police and sister security agencies received different accounts from eyewitnesses about the attack.
09:53
09:53

Public Marginalizing Cerebral Palsy Survivors 1 2

People with cerebral palsy can have problems swallowing and commonly have an eye muscle imbalance, in which the eyes don't focus on the same object. They also might have a reduced range of motion at various joints of their bodies due to muscle stiffness.
09:29
09:29

Sharp Slowdown Probable in World Trade Growth in 2023

The new forecast revises estimates published in April this year, just weeks after the start of the war in Ukraine. At the time, WTO economists had to rely on simulations for their projections, in the absence of hard data about the conflict's impact.
08:43
08:43

Landlords Demand UGX 15 Billion for Hosting Refugees in Rhino Camp 1 2

Under the umbrella of, Oluba Community Development Association (OCDA), the group is accusing the Office of the Prime Minister of settling refugees on their land without their consent. The land has hosted refugees for more than 10 years.
08:28
08:28

Speaker Among Controverts Past Battles in Election of EALA Members 1 2 Top story

Among’s pitch for the NRM candidates came 10 years after she lost an application in the East African Court of Justice in which, among others, she complained about the NRM's failure to follow the dictates of the East African Community Protocol.
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