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Nov 2022 28 results
22:08
22:08

Ebola Outbreak: Museveni Imposes New Restrictions 1

“All trucks carrying logs are restricted into Kassanda and Mubende for 21 days with immediate effect. If the operators of these trucks were sensitizing their drivers not to mix with people but to camp like we used to do with Kenya drivers during Covid But they are not doing that therefore, for now, don’t move into or out of Kassanda and Mubende districts,” Museveni said.
18:31
18:31

UNATU Recommends Extension of Primary School Cycle to Eight Years 1 5 Top story

In its proposal presented by the General Secretary, Filbert Bates Baguma, the teachers’ Union wants the education structure to comprise of 2 years of pre-primary, 8 years of primary, 3 years of lower post-primary, and 2 years at Junior College or Advanced Level before a learner moves to an institution of higher learning.
18:12
18:12

UN Warns of More Hardships For the Poor As Global Population Hits 8 Billion SDGs 1 Top story

India is projected to surpass China as the world’s most populous country in 2023, according to World Population Prospects 2022.
17:35
17:35

COSASE to Investigate UNRA Over Alleged Extortion at Weighbridges overloading 1 3

Joel Ssenyonyi, the Committee Chairperson and Nakawa West Constituency Member of Parliament on Tuesday, said that while UNRA is struggling to raise funds for the construction of different road projects, some staff collude with drivers to pay bribes and dodge penalties for overloading at weighbridges.
17:33
17:33

Seeds Inspection Services Boosted with 100 Motorcycles, Over 70 Tablets 3 3 Top story

Tumwebaze says that seed inspection is one of the strategic interventions employed by the government to ensure that there are quality seeds on the market to promote good yields for the farmers.
17:17
17:17

WHO Calls for Immediate Kangaroo Care for Survival of Preterm Babies

According to the guidelines, skin-to-skin contact with a caregiver known as kangaroo mother care should start immediately after birth, without any initial period in an incubator.
17:17
17:17

Widow Evicted from Her Land Eviction 2 2 Top story

In October 2016, Yasini Kalika Ssekamanya secured a loan of Shillings 45million from Mercantile Credit bank limited after surrendering the land title of 0.061 hectares where Nakaayi stays as a tenant. In March 2019, Mercantile sold off the land title to Hanifar Nakonde when Ssekamanya failed to service the loan.
16:48
16:48

Karamoja Women Join Fight Against Illicit Gin waragi dealers 3 1

Despite a crackdown against illegal waragi trade in Karamoja, the business has continued to thrive with traders adopting new tricks of sneaking waragi into the region.
16:46
16:46

Two Teenage Girls Arrested for Theft of UGX 5M

According to Oluka, the minors reportedly picked up the money from the bag of their relative, Stella Aogon in Orwadai Cell A Soroti city suburb on October 24, 2022. He says they confessed to having spent buying for themselves clothes and other things they needed. According to Oluka, police have since charged the duo with theft of Shillings 5million vide CRB 287/2022.
16:21
16:21

Transport Paralysed as Mudslides Cut Off Kanungu-Rugyeyo-Rukungiri Road 1 4

Wilfred Tumuheirwe, Bikomero Village chairperson in Katungu parish in Rugyeyo Sub County says that although the road has been slippery due to the current rains, the situation went out of hand in the wee hours of Tuesday morning.
15:58
15:58

I Am Still NOTU Chairperson-Owere 1 Top story

“What they have done is illegality and the people should know that the status quo still stands. I’m the chairperson of Notu and whoever wants to replace me should use legal means. That purported delegates' conference is illegal because Mugole is trying to run away from accountability. But this will not stop us from demanding for accountability from him,” Owere said.
15:54
15:54

Kalungu District Withholds Payment of Contractor Over Shoddy Works 1 2

The school was constructed as part of the World Bank-funded Inter-Government Fiscal Transfers-UgIFT program to support the effective implementation of the Universal Secondary Education scheme in the country, especially in sub-counties that did not have government secondary schools.
15:45
15:45

Kasese Education Authorities Consider Closing Kenyange Primary Over Low Enrollment 2 8

George Mainja, the Kasese District Education Officer, says that the government cannot continue facilitating the school without learners. He says that his attempts to engage Muslim leaders, the district council, and other stakeholders have not yielded any fruits.
15:36
15:36

A Spouse's Share of Matrimonial Property Depends on their Contribution - Court marriage in uganda 1 Top story

The land mark decision also shows that where one party has, in the course of the marriage, contributed towards upgrading the other spouse in terms of educating her/him, such contributions should be deducted from the beneficiary spouse’s total claim for “unpaid care and domestic work.
15:13
15:13

Luwero District Migrates to Electronic Tax Administration System 5 1

Erastus Kibirango the LC 5 Chairman of Luwero district says that the district has failed to meet revenue targets due to leakages which include embezzlement, under assessment and issuance of fake receipts among other factors.
15:12
15:12

Jinja Registers Two More Ebola Cases health worker

According to Kigongo, the victims include the daughter of Dan Waiswa, who succumbed to Ebola last week, and her 18-month-old daughter, both residents of Kayalwe B village in Buyengo town council.
14:51
14:51

DRC Nationals Exerting Pressure on Buseruka Health Center III treatment 1 5

Rostico Akugizibwe, the in charge of Buseruka health center III, says that the high number of Congolese nationals seeking services at the facility has exerted much pressure on the staff and medical supplies.
14:32
14:32

KCCA Moves to Repossess Kiseka Market Land 6 2

Around 7:30 am on Tuesday, a joint security team comprising heavily armed police and UPDF backed by plain-clothed men carrying sticks stormed Kiseka market with bulldozers to level part of the land, which was awaiting construction.
14:22
14:22

Gulu Archdiocese Yet to Receive Presidential Pledge for Fr. Ambrosoli’s Beatification 1

President Museveni committed the pledge in September this year following a meeting with a delegation from Gulu Archdiocese led by Archbishop John Baptist Odama at State House, Entebbe.
14:02
14:02

Here's the World Cup Trophy, Valued at 75 Billion Shillings 1 Top story

The current trophy was designed by Silvio Gazzaniga, a Milanese artist who sculpted the famous trophy in 1971 and it has been in use since then. FIFA selected Gazzaniga's design from among 53 other trophy models exhibited.
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