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23:35
23:35

Education Reforms; UMDPC Recommends Unified Assessment For Medical Students 1 5

The Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council holds the view that the national assessment will be part of the strategies to enhance the quality of medical education and training.
23:26
23:26

Arua City Fish Mongers Protest Over Impounded Trucks 1 3

The fish mongers, who are mostly women threatened to strip naked if the fish they bought using their hard-earned money was not released. They accused Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF soldiers of impounding six trucks for allegedly carrying immature fish from the neighbouring South Sudan for more than two weeks now.
18:41
18:41

RDCS Tasked To Increase Museveni's 2026 Support in Central Hajj. Yunus Kakande 2 1

They were asked to ensure that youth are supported to rally behind Museveni when he runs for Presidency in 2026.
18:12
18:12

Karuma Bridge to Close for Durability Study 1

"The findings will inform potential interventions to reinforce the bridge, ensuring its longevity as plans for a new bridge take shape," said Allan Ssempebwa, Manager Public and Corporate Affairs at UNRA.
18:09
18:09

Negotiations On Kampala-Jinja Expressway Begun Says Katumba 1 3 Top story

eneral Katumba said the dates for the commencement of works on the projects will be determined after the terms and conditions are agreed on and when the project agreements are signed.
17:06
17:06

NUP Accuses Gov't Of Selective Application Of Law In UPDF Attire Controversy 4 1

Some citizens who have in the past been captured or observed dressed in army uniforms and no action was taken against them include State Minister for Sports Peter Ogwang, and veteran journalist Andrew Mwenda among others.
16:52
16:52

Lubaga Hospital Pushes Government On Organ Transplant Accreditation 2 3

The hospital says it has all the facilities and surgeons for organ transplantation but it can not proceed until when the government grants it accreditation.
16:37
16:37

Uganda At Risk Of Debt Distress Due To High Servicing Costs - Finance Ministry

The analysis also indicates that Uganda has limited space to absorb shocks, meaning that an extreme economic shock could potentially lead to a deterioration in the rating to high risk of debt distress.
15:53
15:53

523 Reformed Karamojong Warriors Get Iron Sheets In Kotido In Kotido district 2 3

Rose Lilly Akello, the state minister for Ethics and Integrity who was presiding over the distribution launch on Wednesday warned the beneficiaries against selling the iron sheets. Akello said that they are going to use the records for tracking the beneficiaries and those who will sell their donation will face the law.
15:21
15:21

Fort Portal City Gets Digital Training And Skilling Community Centre 2 2

Dorothy Kabagambe Ssemanda, the executive director ATC Uganda disclosed during the launch of the facility on Thursday, that the company is committed to complementing the government efforts to leveraging technology serving hubs for digital community programs. She said this will enable community’s to access diverse computer skills and knowledge in ICT.
14:51
14:51

Gulu University Starts Issuing Transcripts Ahead Of Graduation 1 4

This is the first time the University is issuing transcripts to graduands before graduation following years of complaints over delayed release of transcripts to former students since the institution’s inception in 2002.
14:22
14:22

Security Guard Shoots Dead Suspected Thief In Hoima City Thugs 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region Police spokesperson says management of the security company later alerted the Police who rushed to the crime scene and picked the body on Thursday morning that was later conveyed to Hoima City mortuary.
12:50
12:50

Leaders Demand Rhino Camp Health Center IV Turned Into Hospital Ministry of Health 1 3

Dr. Caesar Dravu, the in charge of Rhino camp health center IV explains that with the help of the local leaders, they last year secured additional land for the facility which can now host a district hospital.
12:09
12:09

Missing Naguru Resident Found Killed In Bujuuko 1

ASP Police Luke Owoyesigyire, the deputy Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson said Genza’s body was transported by the police to Mulago hospital for a postmortem.
11:41
11:41

Nakaseke Residents Form Vigilante Groups To Fight FMD 2 5

Fred Rwabirinda the District Secretary for Production says that they have asked local police stations to beef up the vigilantes to ensure the disease is contained within a short time so that the quarantine is lifted.
11:15
11:15

Scientists Study New Drugs That Could Cut TB Treatment Duration mdr-tb treatment 3

Speaking to journalists attending a Science Café organized by the Health Journalists Network (HEJNU), Timothy Muwanguzi the Clinical Study Coordinator said they are trying two drugs; one that could reduce treatment duration to two months and another to four months. He says they embarked on this after realizing that many sufferers were dropping out of care without completing their doses.
09:59
09:59

Local Bar Owner Arrested Over Suspected Murder In Jinja District

Meanwhile, James Mubi, the Kiira regional police spokesperson confirms the incident adding that, homicide police personnel have documented the crime scene and taken the deceased to Jinja regional referral hospital mortuary for postmortem.
09:33
09:33

Health Ministry Calls For Collaboration To End Challenges In Moroto Hospital Ministry of Health 6 1

Moroto hospital came into the spotlight after the death of two mothers within a space of one week who underwent cesarean births at the facility. The failed cesarean births caused public outcry as the leaders called for a comprehensive investigation into the causes of death at the facility.
08:28
08:28

MPs Demand Debate On State Of Poor National Road Networks poor road network 1 3

It follows an outcry from several Members of Parliament during a plenary sitting on Tuesday in which they cited a lack of will from the government and unnecessary procurement delays in the road infrastructure development projects that affect the implementation of national strategic plans.
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