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17:21
17:21

Action Aid Pokes Holes in IGG’s NSSF Report 3

Xavier Ejoyi, the Country Director of Action Aid International, said the report lacked soundness as it attributed financial losses to someone while absolving them of any wrongdoing at the sometime.
16:58
16:58

Shortage of Tree Seedlings Hamper Gulu City’s Plan for Reforestation 4 1

Northern Uganda has been the center of trade in forest products in the past decade since the LRA ended, leading to the depletion of indigenous tree species such as the shea nut tree and Afzelia Africana.
16:53
16:53

Father Remanded for Faking Daughter’s Defilement magistrate

According to court proceedings, Bagajire provided false information to the police, claiming that his 13-year-old daughter, a primary four pupil at Masindi Army Primary School, had been grabbed and defiled by Vincent Katwesige, a 23-year-old inmate from Masindi Prison.
16:28
16:28

Christians Divided Over Disqualification of Bishop Elect Luwero Diocese 3 1 Top story

The aggrieved Christians led by David Kizito, a member of the St. Mark Cathedral choir have organized a special service to pray for Rev. Canon Kasana whom they claim was unfairly disqualified.
16:13
16:13

Gov’t Wants Khat Removed from List of Prohibited Narcotic Drugs 1 3

While meeting Parliament’s Committee on Defence and Internal Affairs that is reviewing the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (Control) Bill, 2023 on Thursday, Maj Gen (Rtd) Kahinda Otafiire, the Minister of Internal Affairs said Khat should be considered as a cash crop and medicinal substance.
16:08
16:08

Two Fishermen Survive Death on Lake Albert as Fire Guts Boat 1

Baker Ogen, the LCI Chairperson of the Rwentale landing site, confirmed that the fishermen were safely evacuated and are now out of danger.
15:54
15:54

Voting Disrupted as Armed Gangsters Allegedly Rig Elections at Wanglobo Primary School 1 4

Walter Waco, the Presiding officer at Wanglobo Primary School told his supervisor that the gangsters came in a police patrol vehicle and demanded for five booklets which they took, each containing names of 50 voters ticked and brought them back to the box.
15:42
15:42

Man Whose ‘gods’ Delivered Stolen National ID on Goat Skull Jailed 1

Matanda noted Mbayo's contradictory statements, including claiming to be a witch doctor and receiving the stolen items from Mugoya, as well as stating that his "gods" delivered the items.
15:22
15:22

Onduparaka FC Unveils New Club President 2 1

Godfrey Drabe, the club's media, and public relations Officer, confirmed the appointment, explaining that the delay in the announcement was due to the absence of a clear management structure at the club in previous years.
15:05
15:05

Grandmother In Trouble Over Alleged Child Abuse

Mirembe's arrest came after her neighbor raised concern after seeing her burning the children's fingers on suspicion of eating food without her permission. The neighbors also accused Mirembe of starving the minors during her routine travels to distant relatives.
14:50
14:50

Kitgum Municipality Rolls out PDM Program 5

The beneficiaries are spread across the three divisions of Pager, Pandwong, and Central have formed 329 enterprise groups.
14:48
14:48

UNBS Directs Schools To Use App To Detect Non-certified Foods, Suppliers 1 3

John Caesar Ashaba, the UNBS Mbarara Region Senior Surveillance Officer emphasized the importance of collective responsibility in ensuring that the food consumed is certified and meets standards.
14:28
14:28

Kampala Queens to Play Ethiopian Giants in 2023 CAF Champions League Qualifiers 2 1

The draw, which took place on Wednesday at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, placed Kampala Queens in Group A alongside F.A.D from Djibouti, Buja Queens, and Yei Joint Stars from Burundi and South Sudan, respectively.
13:28
13:28

Lugazi CDO On Run Following Accusations of Extortion Lugazi Municipality 1

Hellen Butoto, the Ssezibwa Regional Police spokesperson, says that the secretary is locked up at Lugazi CPS as investigations into the matter are ongoing. “CDO Nahone Ruth of Lugazi municipality is still on the run,” she said.
12:28
12:28

1,000 Kyangwali Evictees Vacate RDC’s Office OPM 2 2 Top story

In a recent development, the landlord of the land on which the evictees had sought refuge near the Kikuube RDCs issued a one-month ultimatum for the evictees to vacate the area, citing his intention to develop the land.
12:12
12:12

EC Chairperson Directs Security Personnel to Impound Numberless Vehicles in Oyam North 5

Byabakama argued that people driving numberless vehicles cause chaos around polling stations.
11:27
11:27

Coffee Production in Acholi Remains at 500, 000 Bags for Three Years 1 4

Moses Asiimwe, the Northern Regional Manager at Uganda Coffee Development Authority, UCDA, told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that since 2020, coffee production in the Acholi sub-region has remained at 500,000 bags.
11:14
11:14

Hundreds of LDPs Deployed In Agago 1 1

While welcoming the trainees at Labwordwong, Brig. Gen. Keith Katungi, the Commander of the 5th Infantry Battalion, emphasized their primary responsibility to protect the people of Uganda and their property in line with their constitutional mandate.
11:13
11:13

Agago RDC Orders Fresh Screening of PDM Beneficiaries 6

The directive follows complaints from a section of district leaders over irregularities in the registration process of beneficiaries of the program.
10:36
10:36

Madi-West Nile Diocese Gears Up for Archbishop Kaziimba’s Pastoral Visit 1 2

Kaziimba is set to start his four-day pastoral visit to the diocese today, starting with the commissioning of St. Stephen's Church of Uganda in Onduko, under Uyibu Archdeaconry in Madi Okollo district.
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