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17:50
17:50

Pictorial: Installation Of Won Ateker Papa Me Kumam

The installation of Otaya, 66, comes after several futile attempts since 2021. Otaya, an educationist now sets autonomy of the Kumam community from the Iteso Cultural Union- ICU under Emorimor as paramount chief.
16:54
16:54

Kumam Cultural Leader Installed 1

His coronation on Wednesday attracted thousands of people from within and outside the Teso sub-region including delegations from Buganda Kingdom and Won Nyachi of Lango.
15:03
15:03

Chelimo to Miss Rome Diamond League Due to Injury 1

Cheptegei had already departed for Rome on May 30th, while Chelimo experienced a last-minute setback due to injury.
14:50
14:50

Experts Moot for Harmonization of Nutrition Indicators in the IGAD Region Ministry of Health 1 3

Dr Laetitia Ouedraogo the World Health Organization (WHO) Africa Regional Adviser on Nutrition and Food Safety said some countries lack data which can help them determine the nutrition challenges they face in order to devise for them best suited solutions.
14:43
14:43

Police FC Hunts for Confederations Cup Slot in Uganda Cup Final 3 1

During a pre-match press conference held at the FUFA Complex in Mengo, Police FC's Head Coach, Angelo Lonyesi, emphasized the significance of this unique opportunity to prove themselves against top-tier opposition.
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13:46

Bushenyi District Council Approves UGX 3.8BN Supplementary Budget 1

A breakdown of the allocations includes 246 million Shillings for enhanced salaries of health workers, 44 million Shillings for tertiary teachers, 222 million Shillings for enhanced salaries of science teachers in secondary schools and 34 million Shillings for the payment of enhanced salaries for agriculture extension staff.
13:11
13:11

Jinja Pilgrims Arrive in Namugongo Amidst Pomp 1

On Wednesday, the pilgrims led by the Bishop Jinja Diocese Charles Martin Wamika, were accompanied by a band as they entered Namugongo. Along the 80 Kilometers walk, the pilgrims were joined by smaller groups, forming a united assembly of faithful on their journey.
11:30
11:30

Mabirizi Asks Court to Halt Nandutu's Trial Agness Nandutu 1 2 Top story

The Prosecution alleges that in June 2022, at the office of the Prime Minister's Stores in Namanve and Kkola Cell Bulwanyi Parish, Mukono District, Nandutu was involved in dealing with government property, specifically 2,000 pre-painted iron sheets of Gauge 28.
10:14
10:14

DGF Formally Exits Uganda 5 1

Speaking at the wind-up function at the European Union Ambassador’s residence in Kampala, the EU head of Mission, Jan Sadek said that DGF had done a fantastic job in fostering democracy and accountability in Uganda.
09:21
09:21

Kilembe Investment Starts Consumer Groups to Combat Electricity Infrastructure Vandalism 4 1

Jane Masika Birungi, the Executive Director of Kilembe Investment revealed that the company has been losing nearly 2 billion shillings annually due to vandalism and theft.
09:14
09:14

Increased Security Presence at Namugongo Catholic Martyrs' Shrines as Pilgrim Numbers Soar 1

Deployments have been made throughout the premises, although public and private vehicles, as well as motorcyclists, are yet to be diverted.
09:07
09:07

Sironko Politicians, Technocrats Clash Over Local Revenue 3

In an exclusive interview following the passing of the 2023/2024 financial year budget estimates on Tuesday, Livingston Giruli, the Sironko District LC V chairperson, expressed concern over the declaration of local revenue by technocrats.
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08:49

Babalanda Calls for Increased Security Deployment Along Uganda-DRC Border to Counter Threats 1 5

Minister Babalanda stressed that the screening exercise of individuals entering the country through Lake Albert should not be solely the responsibility of the immigration department.
08:36
08:36

Police Investigate Shooting of City Lawyer 1 Top story

The victim has been identified as 45-year-old Ronnie Mukisa, a lawyer working at IBC Advocates at Namanda Plaza, Kampala, and a resident of Kitiko Birongo in Ndejje Division, Makindye Sebagabo, Wakiso District.
08:22
08:22

UNBS Announces Nationwide Crackdown on Underweight Bread 1

Lawrence Kitimbo, a Senior Metrologist at UNBS, explained that their field findings indicate that bread sourced from markets and small retail businesses often does not comply with weight regulations. "While bread baked and sold in supermarkets show good compliance, we have received numerous complaints regarding those baked and sold in ordinary markets and small retail businesses," Kitimbo stated
08:12
08:12

Poor People Being Discriminated in PDM- Report 3 1

The report also highlighted the confusion caused by the PDM Secretariat's frequent amendment of implementation guidelines, leading to complaints and wrong choices of enterprise groups among women.
08:00
08:00

State of the City Address: Lukwago Decries Poor State of Roads, Drainage System 1 3 Top story

According to the KCCA report, out of a total of 2,110 kilometers of roads in Kampala, only 644 kilometers (31%) are paved. The report further indicates that only 213 kilometers of roads are in good condition, while 204 kilometers are classified as fair, 237 kilometers as poor, and a staggering 1,456 kilometers remain unpaved.
07:48
07:48

Another Set of Activists Petition Court to Nullify Anti Homosexuality Law Henry Byansi 1 Top story

The petitioners include Foxi Odoi Oywelowo, the West Budama MP, his Kisoro municipality counterpart, Paul Bucyana Kwizera, Frank Mugisha, a human rights activist; Pepe Onziema, a self-described human rights activist who identifies as a transman; and Jackline Kemigisa, a writer, researcher, and communication specialist.
07:36
07:36

Missing Inspector of Schools Found Dead 1

A detective, speaking anonymously, revealed that one of the ransom seekers called to inform them that they were no longer interested in the money because Tenywa had already been killed.
07:22
07:22

Strangers Dump Bag Containing Pistol at CID Headquarters 1

The incident came to the attention of CID Director Tom Magambo, who immediately alerted the Counter Terrorism Directorate at Naguru police headquarters.
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