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Jan 2023 35 results
23:18
23:18

MPs Present Evidence Against Namuganza 1 3

Last week, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament Thomas Tayebwa appointed a committee to summon Namuganza to defend herself against allegations of contempt of Parliament.
22:45
22:45

Moroto Fire Victims Cry for Help residents stranded 2 4

Lucy Lotyang, a mother of seven children who are currently spending cold nights under the tree with her children appealed to the government and well-wishers to avail them with aid to help her to rebuild their house.
21:50
21:50

Kitovu Missionary Hospital Gets Modern Mortuary 3 2

The mortuary worth 277 million Shillings was constructed through a partnership with the Make People Stronger Foundation based in the Netherlands.
21:21
21:21

Assailants Kill Three Family Members in Lira Ogur HCIV 1

It is alleged that the assailants armed with two guns and machetes raided the home on when the victims were asleep.
20:22
20:22

Suspect Arrested in Makindye With Bomb Making Material, 172 Bullets 1

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala metropolitan Police spokesperson, said the intelligence team had been briefed that Kayemba was assigned to target convoys of government and security officials. 
18:54
18:54

Balaalo Herdsmen Stranded With Over 2,000 Cattle in Katakwi Katakwi district 2 3

The decision to chase the Balaalo herdsmen away stems from concerns in Ongongoja over the alleged interference with the economic and agricultural activities in the area. According to Joseph Ecuman, the District Councilor representing Ongongoja sub county, most of the people in the sub county have lost crops in the gardens to the Balaalo cattle which are not proper managed.
18:23
18:23

Cabinet Approves Two Oil Exploration Licenses in Albertine 4 1

Kabbyanga says that the approved oil firms include DGR Energy Turaco Uganda SMC Limited which is a unit of Australia’s DGR Global and state-owned Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC).
18:00
18:00

Tension At Old Kampala as Basajjabalaba's Group Serve UMSC 1 3 Top story

“An interim order of injunction is hereby issued against the respondents, their agents, employees, officials, assignees, and all persons acting on their instructions restraining from carrying out any/and or conducting functions and or activities of and/or on behalf of the UMSC…,” reads the January 10th, 2023 order.
17:05
17:05

Bankers See 2023 Better, But Uncertainty Over Inflation Persists 2

Israel Arinaitwe, Stanbic Bank’s Head of Consumer Banking, says the effects of the high CBR started being felt towards the end of the year but hopes that as inflation slows down, lending the Rate will also fall and banks will lower theirs too.
16:50
16:50

Two Arrested For Encroaching on Walukuba Health Center land 1

Morris Niyonzima, the officer in charge of Jinja central police station says that two face charges of trespass and illegal possession of government property. They were detained during a harmonization meeting between the squatters and Jinja city authorities following a demonstration by residents on Wednesday.
16:47
16:47

Vendors Turn Arua City Streets into Market 3 1

At Arua Avenue Road, the entire walkway stretching from Arua City Officers up to the Bank of Uganda regional currency center which is over three hundred meters is covered by merchandise ranging from second-hand clothes, shoes, and foodstuff. 
16:18
16:18

Police Officers' Poor Accommodation Case Flops Again 1

Human Rights Lawyer Steven Kalali says officers' right to live in healthy conditions is being violated and in some Police Barracks such as in Jinja, Nsambya, Ntinda, Naguru and Mbale, the officers and their families are made to sleep in tents or mud huts unfit for human habitation, as others, share decker beds with their children.
16:10
16:10

Local Leaders Decry Increasing Criminality Following Closure of Police Posts 3 1

Ibrahim Kitenda, the LC II chairperson of Ngandu Ward says his office only registered cases of petty crimes such as stealing items left outside houses and snatching of telephones last year but they have already registered over twenty cases of burglary involving injuring residents this month alone.
15:59
15:59

State House Seeks Additional UGX 95b For Vehicles, Security Equipment 1 3

In the current financial year 2022/2023, the State House received 434.4 billion Shillings and it is proposed to receive 419.9 billion next financial year. 
15:45
15:45

Two Girls Rescued from Suspected Traffickers in Jinja City 1

Jane Nangobi and Nusura Birungi, both aged 14 years, were trafficked from Kinu-Kayaga zone, in Namwendwa town council, Kamuli district to Jinja City, allegedly for employment as shop attendants.
15:38
15:38

Bishop Eibu Starts Journey to Kotido Diocese 1 2

The new bishop conducted mass at Immaculate Conception in Soroti on Thursday before starting a journey with hundreds of Christians including security personnel from Soroti Catholic Diocese that will be accompanying him to the new diocese.
15:32
15:32

MOH Clarifies on Kilembe Mines Hospital issue 1

In a statement issued Thursday, the Health Ministry Senior Public Relations Officer, Emmanuel Ainebyoona, says that the tripartite agreement between the ministry of health, Kilembe mines hospital, and Uganda Catholic Medical bureau-UCMB expired in May 2022 and it has not yet been renewed.
14:54
14:54

Stop Misunderstanding Gender Equality, Women Cautioned 1

As various organizations continue to garner support and create awareness about gender equality and fighting domestic violence against women, others have been set up to help offer support to men who are being abused by women.  
14:51
14:51

Six Priests Vie For Election as Bishop of Luwero Diocese 1 Top story

The Diocese has set Sunday 9th July this year for the enthronement of the new Bishop. The selection committee for the election of the Bishop has received six names from Christians for his possible replacement.
14:44
14:44

Buliisa Flood Victims Renew Calls for Resettlement 2 3

The floods displaced thousands of people in Butiaba and Kigwera Sub counties and Butiaba town council in Buliisa district since March 2020.
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