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Jun 2023 23 results
18:31
18:31

Owiny-Dollo Misses At Justice Arach's Sendoff Stellah Arach Amoko 4 1 Top story

The Chief Justice was last seen in a public event while officiating at the launch of Mukono High Court on May 11th, 2023.
17:23
17:23

Environment, Social Governance Crucial for Attracting Investments - Business Regulators 6

The financial industry is becoming more globally integrated and therefore Ugandans have to compete with investors elsewhere, hence the need for the country to raise its reporting reporting, says Dickson Ssembuya, CMA.
17:12
17:12

Two Feared Dead as Truck Plunges into River Nile 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson identified the occupants as Tumusiime, the driver, and his turnboy Geoffrey Lushata.
16:47
16:47

Masaka PDM Beneficiaries Protest High Bank Charges 2

Mathias Ddumba, the Chairperson Bulayi Ward in Nyendo-Mukungwe division, who is also a member of the Parish Development Committee, indicates that the commercial banks are charging each of the beneficiaries between 35,000 to 50,000 shillings as accounts management fees, which he says is exorbitant.
16:20
16:20

Justice Minister Cautions DPP Against State House Fraudsters State Attorney 4 4

Mao says that there are unscrupulous individuals masquerading as State House employees with the intent to interfere with the work of the judiciary.
16:15
16:15

KCCA FC, Kampala Queens Enter Working Partnership 1 Top story

As part of this partnership, KCCA FC has agreed to integrate Kampala Queens FC as its official women's football team, while Kampala Queens has reciprocally designated KCCA FC as its official men's team for all official engagements, including FUFA, CAF, and FIFA competitions, according to KCCA FC's statement. Prior to this partnership, KCCA FC did not have a professional women's team.
16:10
16:10

Gov’t Officials Snub Launch of Civic Space Index 5 1

Robert Kirenga, the NCHRD-U Executive Director, noted with concern the growing trend, and self-censorship of the sorts, among government officials who fear associating with or even attending events aimed at discussing the subject, owing to the ongoing contraction of civil space in Uganda.
16:00
16:00

Gov’t Shouldn’t be Compelled to Compensate Kasese Attack Victims-UHRC 1 5 Top story

While responding to questions at a media briefing at the UHRC offices on Tuesday, the Commission Chairperson Mariam Wangadya said that government shouldn’t be compelled to compensate the families of people killed by the attackers arguing that no amount of money can compensate for a life lost.
15:48
15:48

MP Mapenduzi Resigns as PAC-Local Government Chairperson 1

The Bardege-Layibi Division Member of Parliament, Martin Ojara Mapenduzi has resigned from his position as chairperson of the Public Accounts Committee-PAC Local Government.
15:40
15:40

Assailants Raid Kakumiro Chuch, Hack Teacher to Death 1

According to Sunday, after executing their mission, the assailants fled to an unknown destination, adding that are yet to establish the motive of the attack.
14:19
14:19

Police Recovers Gun After Botched Robbery

The gun was recovered wrapped in a yellow sack and hidden in the bush in Kizeyi village, Nyimbwa Sub County.
14:17
14:17

Wanted Car Thief Arrested in Iganga district

His arrest followed the theft of a saloon car registration number UAL 651E, which was parked outside the Bwidha Guest House, in Kaliro Town Council, on Monday night. Emmanuel Mbago, the owner of the stolen vehicle filed a case at Kaliro Central Police Station, prompting a search.
13:49
13:49

Health Budget: Uncertainty Remains over Medical Interns’ Money, Deployment Ministry of Health 1 4

Jim Mugunga, the Spokesperson in the Ministry of Finance clarified that the provided 22.6 billion Shillings read by Finance Minister Matia Kasaija last week is not just for the arrears. He says part of it will be used to fund the deployment of interns.
11:47
11:47

Two Suspected Cattle Thieves Lynched in Kaliro deceased

The angry residents teamed with boda-boda riders, tied up the suspects with ropes, chopped off their heads and torched them before notifying police about the incident.
11:32
11:32

Over 7,000 Former LRA Victims Homeless 4 1

Stella Lanam, a former LRA abductee, and the Executive Director of War Victims and Children Networking in Uganda revealed that data collected in 2019 indicates that there are 10,590 former LRA abductees, 3,640 in Acholi, and 6,950 from Lango, Soroti, and West Nile sub-regions.
11:11
11:11

WFP to Begin Rationing Food Relief to Refugee Households Based on Vulnerability funding shortfall 1

Marcus Prior, WFP Uganda Deputy Country Director, expressed the agency's commitment to invest in emergency support and long-term resilience projects to enable refugees to not only survive but also thrive.
09:35
09:35

Court Orders WhatsApp Group Administrator to Reinstate Ejected Member 2 Top story

In his affidavit, Herbert Baitwababo says that on 16 May 2023, he sent a letter to Allan Asinguza requesting the instrument that authorized them to manage the group's affairs, an audit report, and accountability for the funds collected from registered members since 2017. "As a consequence of the above letter the respondent removed me from the WhatsApp group of “Buyanja Back to My Roots” on the 17th Day of May 2023," the affidavit reads in part.
07:52
07:52

Micho Under Scrutiny as AFCON Qualification Hopes Fade 1 6 Top story

Uganda Cranes now find themselves on the verge of missing out on a consecutive appearance at the prestigious AFCON tournament. Currently, they are occupying the third position in the standings with four points, they face tough competition from Tanzania, who holds the second qualifying position with seven points.
07:40
07:40

Oyam North By- Election: EC Warns Candidates Against Unscheduled Campaigns 2 3

During a media briefing at the end of the first day of nominations on Monday, Paul Bukenya, the EC Spokesperson, cautioned the candidates against engaging in campaigns before coordinating their activities with the EC, as such actions often lead to chaos and disruptions.
07:31
07:31

How Gov't Spent Shs. 1.4Tr Beyond Its Means in May

The total planned expenditure for the month was Shillings 2.985 trillion, but it ended up spending Shillings 3.5 trillion as priorities changed across the different sectors.
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