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18:41
18:41

Museveni Commissions CNOOC’s Drilling Rig, Vows to Develope Uganda's Oil cnooc uganda ltd 3 1 Top story

The event which took place in Buhuka Kikuube district on Tuesday has been described as one of the major milestones as the Chinese developer promised to deliver first oil by 2025.
18:12
18:12

Parliament Orders Expedited Probe on Homosexuality in Schools 1 1

Charles Bakkabulindi, the Workers’ Representative noted that some Non-Governmental Organizations-NGOs are involved in the promotion of LGBTQI activities in schools.
17:45
17:45

Mabirizi Asks Parliament to Allow Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Represent Their Voters from Prison 2 4 Top story

“This is therefore to require you to stop playing with the sovereignty of the people by arranging for their representation of their constituents while on remand,” read Mabirizi’s January 21, 2023 letter to Adolf Mwesige Kasaija, the Clerk to Parliament.
17:29
17:29

High Rate of Malaria Re-treatment Baffles Health Workers MINISTRY OF HEALTH 4

Dr. Mukuzi Muhereza, a health practitioner and former Secretary General of the Uganda Medical Association told URN that both health workers in the Outpatient and Inpatient units are seeing a lot of cases return to the hospital sometimes with severe malaria shortly after completing their initial doses.
17:25
17:25

Uganda Red Cross Seeks UGX 24B for Operations 3 2

In the financial year 2019/2020, the government committed a budgetary allocation of 10 billion Shillings to support the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Disease Outbreak response and another 1 billion for the mobilization of blood donors.
17:22
17:22

Police Shoots Bus Tout Dead in Kisoro 2

Moses Muftimukiza, one of the eyewitnesses told URN that while the Baby Coach bus company office in Kisoro town, Munyatwari ran amok and started beating everyone around. He explains that Munyantwari later pulled out a very sharp machete and started running after everyone at the office.
17:08
17:08

Court Warns Family of Jailed Soroti DISO Over Interferences Soroti district 1

“We pray for another date of mention so that we conclusively investigate this matter. Your honor, it’s also our request that the accused and his relatives desist from holding press interviews on this matter until we conclude with the inquiries," Kiduma said.
16:57
16:57

Mukono Diocese Seek UGX700M to Install New Bishop 2

“The church is looking for support from different categories of people such as professionals, the business community, Archdeaconries, and political leaders. We have chosen different people to head each group and we equally have much trust in them to deliver,” Batamye notes.
16:48
16:48

Proposal for NSSF to Finance Agriculture Uncalled For - Experts

“We know that over 70 percent of the 17.9 trillion is already invested in Government of Uganda Papers and hence has been availed for the National Development Plan (NDP). The executive (government) should explain what that money has and is doing,” Economist and University Lecturer, Dr. Fred Muhumuza says.
16:47
16:47

Lamwo Leaders Demand For District Hospital 5

Sisto Ocen Oyet, the LCV Chairperson Lamwo, said the health facility is already serving as a district hospital because of the large population it is serving.
16:36
16:36

MOES, Lubaga Still in Discussion Over SMACK Head Teacher Catholic Church

The Higher Education Minister Dr. Chrysostom Muyingo told Uganda Radio Network on Tuesday morning that the last meeting on the matter was supposed to take place on Friday but he was not sure it took place.
16:29
16:29

Immigration, Police Warn Ugandans on Fraudulent Passport, Visa Agencies 4 1

The latest scam involved 17 girls who were recently conned of millions of Shillings by someone who claimed to be an agent from the Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control.
16:19
16:19

Arsenal Fan held Over Theft of UGX 180M-Kiira Police 1

Patrick Mubi, the Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, says that police decided to retain Dennis Waahe because he was on the police wanted list for the theft of Shillings 180 million.
15:52
15:52

Thousands Start Pilgrimage to Katosa for Martyrs Day Celebrations 5 1

The pilgrims converge at Katosa on January 27 annually to remember Adolf Tibewalirwa also known as Ludigo Mukasa, one of the 45 Catholic and Anglican martyrs who were killed at the hands of Kabaka Mwanga of Buganda between 1885 and 1887, for refusing to denounce their faith.
15:06
15:06

Don't Leak our Client's Details, Hoteliers Beg Police 5 1

The second in command of Uganda police force says many criminals who spend nights in hotels, lodges and guest houses commit crimes and disappear. But when police is doing investigations, they realize that the criminals were accommodated in a given hotel or lodge yet their details were not captured.
14:04
14:04

PLE to Be Released On Friday- Minister 1 1 Top story

The Minister revealed that UNEB officials are scheduled to brief the Education Minister, Janet Kataha Museveni, and other management officials on Wednesday about the results.
13:52
13:52

High Court Orders Specialised Treatment For Ssewanyana Masaka High Court 1 3

Lukwago told the court that their clients, especially Ssewayana is currently bedridden because of ill health and could not attend court in person because he is admitted at Mulago National Referral Hospital. He revealed that they are afraid that Ssewanyana’s medical condition is gradually deteriorating and that he may even not live to stand trial.
12:51
12:51

Ntungamo Registers Increase In Malaria Cases MINISTRY OF HEALTH 1 4

Beatrice Chemisto, the Acting Ntungamo District Health Officer, says that the escalation of the malaria cases in the last three years is of concern since the district wasn't among those prone to malaria cases.
12:36
12:36

Security Guard Succumbs to Wounds after Attack on Petrol Station 1 3

Abiriga is among seven people who were attacked by twenty machete and stick-wielding thugs at around 3: 00 am on Monday at Magnum Pump fuel station in Kitega Cell in Lugazi Central Division in Lugazi Municipality in Buikwe District.
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