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Apr 2023 18 results
17:04
17:04

Poor Nutrition Deterring Children living with HIV from Suppressing Virus, CSOs HIV in children 3

In Kalangala district, for example, Fr. Emmanuel Katabazi, who heads the Masaka Diocese Medical Services, found that 59% of children living with HIV were food insecure.
16:31
16:31

UMRA Cracks Down on Unlicensed Moneylenders in Bunyoro borrowers 2

The move comes after numerous complaints were raised by members of the public in the area against some moneylenders who have been accused of acting as con men while executing their duties.
16:02
16:02

Kirumira Murder Case: Court Acquits Abubaker Kalungi 1 Top story

The judge dismissed the charge and caution statement that the prosecution presented, indicating that Kalungi had confessed to participating in the murders. She said the court couldn't rely on the statement as it was written in English, and the accused person spoke and understood Luganda.
15:29
15:29

Uganda Owes International Bodies UGX 37Bn in Statutory Subscriptions 1 3

Bigirwa revealed that in the current Financial Year 2022/2023, the Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development has provided only Shillings 2.49 billion towards the country’s subscription payment leaving a staggering balance of Shillings 34.56 billion.
15:20
15:20

Hoima Street Vendors, Authorities Feud Over Relocation Plan 1 2

Grace Mboneko, another vendor, opposes the decision by the city authorities to relocate them again, stating that it is not wise to keep relocating their businesses. She urges the authorities to relocate them to a permanent place instead of renting the area for a short period of time.
15:03
15:03

Karamoja Students Threaten Demo Over Poverty, Insecurity 4 1

Addressing journalists at the NUP Headquarters in Kamwokya Monday, Ayen said that they have lost at least 10 people this month who were killed in Abim by unknown assailants. He stated that the only thing the community can do is to mobilize themselves and look for the bodies of the deceased. stated that the only thing the community can do is mobilize themselves and look for the bodies of the deceased.
14:26
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Family of Murdered Fisherman Demand Expeditious Prosecution of Suspects Mbeya Island 1

"As the complainant in this matter, I have been reliably informed that so far four of the suspects have been arrested but they are not being produced before the court,” Namujju said.
14:07
14:07

Court Dismisses DP Kayanja 's Election Petition Against Entebbe Mayor Kayanja De Paul 2 2

Byaruhanga ruled that Kayanja did not provide cogent evidence to prove falsified entries in the tally sheet and declaration of falsified results.
13:22
13:22

DR Congo Authorities Accuse M23 of Re-enforcing Deployment 1

According to Jean-Pierre Bemba, the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defense and Veterans Affairs, intelligence has observed M23 strengthening their positions in several localities and villages of Rutshuru, Masisi, and Nyiragongo territories since April 16, 2023.
13:10
13:10

Police Block Medical Intern Press Conference, Over 20 Arrested

Dr. Herbert Luswata, the Secretary-General of the Uganda Medical Association (UMA), said that they had contacted their legal team to find out, which medical interns had been arrested and to process their release on bond.
12:25
12:25

Teacher in Custody Over Aggravated Defilement 1

According to Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, the police apprehended the suspect after receiving a report from the victim's mother.
12:07
12:07

Patient Attendant Spends Days in Nurse’s Garden to Clear Medical Bills Princess Diana HC1V 2 3

Iloku, a resident of Tukum in Soroti district arrived at the facility empty- handed expecting free service from the government health unit. But on arrival, she was asked to pay for the file, which the facility gives patients at Shillings 3,000.
09:17
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Combating Exam Malpractice: UBTEB to Blacklist Repetitive Cheaters 1 4 Top story

Onesmus Oyesigye, UBTEB Executive Secretary, notes that these stringent measures are designed to deter cheating and ensure that students are properly evaluated based on their own abilities and knowledge.
07:57
07:57

EAC, SADC, COMESA Closer to Harmonising Cross-Border Transport Policies

In the East African Community, for example, there are differences in road levies from country to country, as well as the partner states charge varying rates depending on the origin and destination of a truck, which has been a major non-tariff barrier to trade. The EAC and the rest of Africa, have also so far failed to implement the single-airspace strategy for more than 10 years now.
07:53
07:53

Chesang Breaks Women National Record in Hamburg Marathon stella chesang 1 Top story

Chesang expressed her joy and eagerness to prepare for the event, saying, "Being my first full marathon race, I will feel happier when I have good results at the world championships."
07:34
07:34

Uganda, DR Congo Nationals Clash Over Boundaries 2 1

The tension reached a climax on Wednesday, April 20, 2023, when the local leadership of Acu village in Mahagi territory, Ituri province of DRC, mounted four barricades inside Ugandan soil with the intention of revenue collection. This move disrupted peace and economic activities, and movement was cut off, including digging gardens and fetching water.
07:18
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Fr. Mubiru Celebrates 40-Years of Priesthood Amuria District Top story

Fr. Mubiru is recognized for his contributions to development through the Soroti Catholic Diocese Integrated Development Organization (SOCADIDO), which he founded in 1981. SOCADIDO's mission is to ensure communities in the Teso region have access to social and economic services.
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