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Jan 2023 16 results
15:03
15:03

Poor Internet Frustrates Access to PLE Results in Karamoja Karamoja sub region 1 2

Dada Ross Romano, the Karenga District Education Officer told our reporter that he has been struggling to access results since Friday all in vain due to poor internet connectivity.
14:35
14:35

Mixed Reactions Over "Gen. Kainerugaba Street" in Kapchorwa 3 1 Top story

Alex Bosco Chericha, an opinion leader in Sebei, asserts that naming roads after a person demands legacy and great contributions by that person in that respective community.
13:35
13:35

Woman Succumbs to Machete Wounds Following Attack by Sibling

In a spate of anger, Mambolutu stormed their family house and cut Nabwire around the neck. She was rushed to Kiyunga health center IV where she was referred to Jinja Regional Referral Hospital on Friday night when her condition deteriorated.
13:08
13:08

Over 2600 Hawkers, Street Vendors to Operate in Nsooba 1 4

Richard Lubega, the chairperson of the Federation of Kampala street Vendors Association, says that they acquired the land when Kampala Capital City Authority started enforcing the Smart City Campaign, which displaced vendors off Kampala streets. Richard Lubega the chairperson of the Federation of Kampala street Vendors Association said that they acquired the land but, vendors lacked funds to pay for the ground rent which is over 20 million.
12:43
12:43

Women Activists in Arua Demand for GBV-Survivor Shelters Arua City 1 4

According to statistics from the child and family protection unit at Arua central police station, at least 544 case of violence against women and girls was recorded last year, which is higher than 377 cases of violence recorded in 2021. Of the 544 cases recorded by the police last year, 112 are defilement cases, 418 case of domestic violence and 14 case of rape.
12:22
12:22

546 Extension Workers Acquire Skills to Improve Farming in Northern Uganda 1 4

Veronica Akware, the Assistant Animal Husbandry Officer from Amuria district, said during the pass out on Friday that they are now empowered to provide farmers with efficient animal breeds to improve productivity.
11:59
11:59

Lugazi Residents Decry Delayed USMID Road Works 6 5

Godfrey Kiwanuka, one of the residents, says that the contractor is so slow compared to Sterling. Kiwanuka notes that if the contractor cannot manage the work, he should resign from the job so they can get a contractor who can.
11:29
11:29

Two Arrested for Stabbing Kikuube Man to Death murder

It is alleged that the suspects together with others still at large waylaid Sunday as he was heading home from Mburara trading center at around 10 pm on Sunday night last week and stabbed him severally with a knife killing him on the spot for unknown reasons.
11:17
11:17

Kasese Municipal Council: Minister Declares Controversial Minority Bill Null and Void Local government 3 6

On Friday, the local government minister directed that the bill should never be discussed again in the council since some of its clauses were against the social-cultural norms and the national constitution.
10:45
10:45

Councilors Want Lord Mayor to be Signatory to City Contracts 1

According to the Kampala City Central Executive Committee-CEC report on road infrastructure projects, the political leaders say that the funds are being diverted to activities, which were not part of the plan. They claim that because of these deviations, the money which would have constructed up to 121 kilometers, will only construct 69.2 kilometers.
09:19
09:19

Kitgum Prepares First St. Janani Luwum Memorial Lecture 5

Canon Gladys Oyat, the local organizing committee chairperson, says the inaugural St. Janani Luwum memorial lecture will provide people with adequate information about the saint and inform others about the values he exhibited, his service to society, courage, and leadership so that people can draw lessons.
09:03
09:03

Fort Portal City Revives Monthly Cleaning Exercise 2 1

On Friday while revamping the campaign, Edison Ruyonga, the Mayor of Fort Portal City, said they intend to intensify their campaign to cause a mindset change through absolute sensitization of masses through various platforms to overcome the increasing littering in the city.
08:29
08:29

Alik HC III Receives UGX 168M for Staff House Construction Alik HCIII 6 2

The self-contained house meant to accommodate two staff will have a 5000-liter water harvesting tank and another 1000-liter tank to supply water to the inside facilities. Alik HCIII, which was recently upgraded from health center II has eleven staff.
08:13
08:13

Grief as “Ssegirinya’s Hospital” Closes Completely 3

Established in July 2021, Kawemp North health center started experiencing challenges following the arrest and subsequent jailing of the legislator on a string of accusations including terrorism, attempted murder, and murder.
07:48
07:48

Museveni Regrets Sale of UCB as Experts Hail Mutebile Legacy 9 1

President Museveni said that in determining the best way forward to revive the fortunes of the economy in the early years of the National Resistance Movement-NRM government, he usually took advice from Mutebile who was then a director at the Ministry of Finance and later permanent secretary.
07:31
07:31

More SNE Learners Complete PLE 1 3 Top story

Easter Naguddi, a principal education officer in charge of Special Needs Education-SNE attributes the poor performance of the learners with hearing impairments to various factors such as late enrollment.
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