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20:12
20:12

Court Martial Remands 31 People For Plotting to Overthrow Gov't treachery 2

The court heard that between February and October 2023, within and Outside Uganda in diverse places of Lira, Masaka, Arua, Kampala Cities, Bididi Bidi Camp in Yumbe District and Juba City in South Sudan held meetings recruited and formed a rebel group called Uganda Lord's Salvation Army.
17:14
17:14

Karamoja Leaders Call for Revival of Karamoja Development Agency 3

Karamoja Development Agency was started by an act of parliament in 1987 to implement affirmative action for the Karamoja region. The agency overlooked various departments including education, agriculture, and health among others that were implemented by commissioners with funding from the European Union.
17:11
17:11

We Have Successfully Fought Criminality on Lakes- CDF 2 Top story

Speaking at the handover ceremony of Lt Col Dick Kaija, the outgoing commandant of the Fisheries Protection Unit (FPU) at Mbuya, Gen Mbadi praised him, for his commitment in addressing criminality and illegal fishing on the lakes.
16:54
16:54

Three Remanded for Robbing Chinese UGX 721M Aggravated Robbery 1 Top story

The court heard that on November 15th, 2023, along Sezibwa Road near Fang Fang Hotel in Kampala Central Division, the suspects allegedly robbed a Chinese Businessman named Hewei of a Black Bag containing US$190,000 (equivalent to Shillings 721 million). The robbery reportedly involved the use of a panga, causing grievous harm to Hewei.
16:46
16:46

Museveni Tips EAC Judicial Officers on Application of Common Standards Jessica Alupo 3 3

Addressing the 20th Annual Conference of the East African Magistrates' and Judges' Association (EAMJA) at the Commonwealth Resort in Munyonyo Kampala Tuesday, President Museveni highlighted common challenges faced by regional judiciaries, including corruption, delayed judgments, prolonged adjournments, high litigation costs, and foreign language rulings that hinder accessibility for ordinary citizens.
16:41
16:41

Wanted Suspected ADF Rebel Arrested in Jinja City 1 Top story

Nyanza, a Congolese national is currently detained at Jinja central police station. He was arrested on Tuesday following a tip-off from residents.
16:08
16:08

Father Arrested for Defiling Own Daughter

Geoffrey Babalanda, the LCI Chairperson of Namalele-Kabaganda village, in Buwenge sub-county, Jinja District repeatedly defiled the victim.
15:27
15:27

Innovators Asked to Prioritize PWDs in New Technologies Ministry of Gender 3

Yona Wasswa, the Chairperson of the National Council for Persons with Disabilities, said that the current innovations in the market are neither accessible nor affordable for persons with disabilities (PWDs).
14:26
14:26

CECAFA U-18; Uganda Storms Final after Beating Rwanda 1

Uganda will now wait for the winner between Kenya and Tanzania to determine who they will play in the finals.
14:02
14:02

How Gov't Plans to Achieve USD 5.7Bn Clean Energy Plan 1

At least 5.7 billion dollars is needed by the end of this decade, with 850 million needed annually to reach universal access. It will be achieved though PPPs and the oil and gas revenues, according to Nankabirwa.
13:28
13:28

Bugiri LCV Chairperson Accused of Meddling in District Service Commission Work

According to the unit, Mulumba influenced the recruitment of staff without the requisite academic documents.
13:12
13:12

Bishop Emeritus Thomas Edison Irigei Dead Kumi Diocese 1

According to his son Samuel Patrick Okwi, Bishop Irigei, the founder Bishop of Kumi Diocese was admitted to Soroti Regional Referral Hospital on Wednesday, where he has been on life support after suffering breathing complications.
11:40
11:40

Two Children Killed in House Fire in Namayingo

The incident happened on Monday in Nalwigi Trading Center. It is reported that the children were left in the house with a burning candle, as their parents went to Nalwigi trading center.
11:26
11:26

Moroto Records Highest Tobacco Usage among Teenagers Ministry Of Health 3 1

Deputy Dean Elizeus Rutebemberewa from Makerere University School of Public Health highlighted peer influence as a significant factor initiating tobacco use among youth both in and out of school.
10:41
10:41

Agago Seeks UGX 100M to Support Elderly Persons 5

According to Kicaya, many older persons are abandoned by their children and spouses, and struggle to fend for themselves, adding that many cannot afford the high medical expenses due to financial incapacity, yet at this age, their immunity is weak.
10:20
10:20

Museveni Responds to President Biden Over AGOA Ban 1

In a press release from the Presidential Press Unit, Museveni sent his letter through the US ambassador to Uganda, William Popp who was at State House Entebbe for a meeting.
10:04
10:04

Police Impounds 2,800 Bodabodas, Vehicles in 7 Days 1

Police have impounded 2,354 motorcycles and 523 vehicles in the last seven days in operations intended to ensure road safety during the festive season. The bodabodas and vehicles have majorly been impounded after the riders as well drivers were found lacking the driving licenses.
09:56
09:56

Four Students Deleted from Kyambogo University Graduation List 1 3 Top story

Professor Elia Katunguka, the University Vice Chancellor during a pre-graduation press conference held at the main building. The University will graduate 10926 students from various fields at the three-day graduation ceremonies
08:40
08:40

Lake Kyoga Water Basin Becomes Shallow Because of Unregulated Human Activities 3

During a Parish Development Model meeting in Serere district, Paul Omanyi Bwire, Assistant Commissioner for Fish Quality and Safety at MAAIF, highlighted the environmental impact on the lack. He noted that the unregulated human activities around the lake had affected its depth resulting from silting.
08:30
08:30

Four Killed in Kigezi in Three Days

Musinguzi was last seen in Frank Kamusiime’s bar located in the Bugangari trading center a day before. His body was found lying a few meters from the bar in a pool of blood and with visible bruises leading to suspicion that he could have been killed.
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