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May 2023 27 results
16:33
16:33

Two Teachers Remanded for Assaulting Student 1

It is alleged that on 25th April 2023, the two beat up Andrew Kasita a Senior One student causing bodily harm.
16:19
16:19

Police Investigate Suspicious Death of Man in Girlfriend's Rented Room

Yasin Sowobi, a local resident, has accused Naigaga of having multiple partners and believes that this could have led to a fatal fight between them.
16:14
16:14

FUFA Suspends KCCA’s Interim Head Coach Mayanja 1

Mayanja criticized referee Ssali Mashood for unfair refereeing during a post-match press conference after KCCA FC’s away loss to Vipers SC on Friday, loss dealt a significant blow to KCCA FC's chances of winning the 2023 silverware.
15:39
15:39

Kasese Flood Victims Refuse to Vacate Homes 5 1

Floods hit areas of Kasenyi Upper, Mwaro, Kasenyi landing site, and Kasenyi fish market leaving more than 40 houses inhabitable.
15:28
15:28

Family Demands Fresh Investigations into Karamagi's Murder at Chameleon’s Home 1 Top story

In a petition to the Director of Public Prosecutions, the family through its lawyers of Ochieng Associated Advocates and Solicitors and Nalukoola Advocates and Solicitors, says that they have written to the office of the DPP severally regarding the same subject matter in vain.
13:14
13:14

Athletes Prepare for Eastern Regional Track and Field Championships 2 1

This will be the second edition of the championships that will take place on Saturday, May 20th, at Sebei College Tegeres grounds in Kapchorwa.
13:10
13:10

Teacher Held for Killing School Cook Over UGX 50,000 2 1 Top story

Hamis Kyabakonzo, who reported the incident at the Bunamwaya police station, said that Kabogo locked Mugisha inside the boys’ dormitory and repeatedly punched him, demanding the return of the stolen money.
12:55
12:55

400 Residents Homeless After Gunmen Raid Moyo Village 3 1 Top story

According to locals, the gunmen believed to be from the neighboring South Sudan, accused them of illegally settling on land belonging to their country. The gunmen also looted household properties, including motorcycles, mobile telephones, animals, and food items estimated to be worth millions of Shillings.
11:58
11:58

Bunyoro Gears up for Omukama Iguru’s 29th Coronation Anniversary Empango Anniversary 2 1

The Kingdom is currently seeking 500 million shillings to fund various activities, including an Empango marathon, bicycle competitions for both women and men, a blood donation drive, a business exhibition, and a music festival, among others.
11:52
11:52

EU Marks Europe Day, Speaks Against the Anti-gay Bill European Union (EU) 2 1

While the bill was initially passed in March, calling for the death penalty and long jail terms among other tough penalties, President Museveni had asked parliament to tone down the legislation after it attracted condemnation among human rights activists and donors.
11:46
11:46

Armed Thugs Rob UGX 2.5M from Businesswoman Armed Robbers 1

Musa Asaba, the LCIII Chairperson for the Butiaba sub-county, said that area residents are living in fear following the attack by the armed robbers. He urged security agencies to investigate the matter thoroughly and guarantee the safety of area residents.
11:34
11:34

Kween Homeless Families Seek Relief Support 1

According to Kamakete, the affected families are struggling to get even a single meal a day and shelter from well-wishers.
11:03
11:03

Poor Fund Absorption Threatens USMID Projects 1 2 Top story

According to the World Bank out of the $ 5.4 billion total investments in the programme, only 30 percent of the funds have been absorbed by local governments. The report further indicates that, at least 300 billion Ugandan shillings is on average returned to the Consolidated Fund at the end of the financial year.
10:57
10:57

Kamwenge Receives 10,000 Doses of FMD Vaccine

The vaccines will be used to vaccinate livestock in the areas neighboring the Kazo district, including the Bihanga sub-county, Lyakahungu Town Council, Nkoma Sub County, and other sub-counties.
10:42
10:42

Smuggling Frustrating URA Efforts to Meet Tax Collection Targets taxes 1 3

Irene Mbabazi Irumba, the Assistant Commissioner in the URA, notes that smuggling not only contributes to the entry of illicit goods but also affects the body's tax collection rate. This has a direct implication on the level of service delivery.
10:34
10:34

Tshisekedi Threatens to Expel EAC Regional Force from DR Congo by June 2 Top story

"As the mandate ends in June if on that date we consider that the mandate is not fulfilled, I believe that we will decide to accompany these contingents who have come to the rescue of the Democratic Republic of Congo with honor to thank them for trying to make their share of contribution to peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo and to see how we can continue to pacify our country ourselves," said the president in a statement.
10:20
10:20

Namisindwa Receives 70,000 Apple Seedlings from NAADs 1 3

Luke Wakora, the Assistant Agriculture Officer of Bukokho Sub County, has urged farmers to embrace apple farming, as it is one of the most profitable crops.
10:11
10:11

Uganda Uses Best Award to Woo UAE Investors 2

UIA CEO Robert Mukiza urged UAE Investors to partner with Uganda to drive the energy transition since the Middle East country has the expertise in energy.
10:04
10:04

Rubanda Engineer, Water Officer Face Investigations For Causing Financial Loss 4 1 Top story

The officials, Denis Twesigome, the District Engineer, and David Otuke, District Water Officer, were discovered to have caused financial loss to the government during the monitoring of government projects in Rubanda district on Tuesday.
09:43
09:43

Gulu City Injects UGX 40M into War Monument Construction Gulu City Council 1

The war monument will feature the names of prominent fallen individuals from the Acholi Sub-region who served in the army.
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