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20:05
20:05

Black Quarter Livestock Disease Confirmed In Gulu 1 2

Black Quarter disease is an acute infectious and highly fatal, bacterial disease of cattle. The acute nature of the disease makes successful treatment difficult, but there is an effective vaccine available to provide animals with protective immunity.
19:46
19:46

Katikkiro Mayiga Slams Masaka People Over Poor Hygiene 3 2 Top story

Speaking during the opening of the renovated official residence of the Buddu County Chief at Ssaza grounds in Masaka City on Tuesday, Mayiga made specific reference to the messy homesteads, garbage-clogged trading centres, and filthy business premises in Masaka, arguing that such ugly scenes are underserving of civilized societies.
19:35
19:35

Police Reports 106 Human Trafficking Cases to DPP's Office 2 1

At least 20 Ugandans lose their lives in local and cross-border trafficking cases. The young girls locally trafficked as housemaids, barmaids, and sexual workers have often been killed by their employers.
19:16
19:16

Dokolo Candidates Unbothered by Party Constitutions, Physical Strength 5

Anna Grace Lalam is a prominent NRM carder who has opted to contest as an independent against the party’s constitution gives the flagbearer the responsibility of representing the party in case of any by-election.
19:08
19:08

Energy Projects Reversing Gains In Migratory Species Conservation WildAid 3 1 Top story

There is evidence that the construction of renewable energy infrastructure, such as wind turbines, has altered the landscape in ways that migratory species have not been exposed to in the past.
16:22
16:22

Ugandans Start Losing Appetite for Passports Internal Affairs 1

“We anticipated big numbers, over 3,000 applications per day, but to our surprise, the number has fallen to below 1,000 per day,” Spokesperson Simon Mundeyi said.
16:06
16:06

Kagadi Man on the Run after Killing Brother over UGX 2,000 Murder 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson has confirmed the killing, explaining that the deceased succumbed to injuries inflicted on him by his brother.
15:30
15:30

COSASE Orders Audit into Gorilla Trekking Permit Scam 1

Medard Lubega Ssegonna, the COSASE Chairperson issued the directive on Tuesday while probing UWA officials led by the Executive Director, Sam Mwandha to answer queries raised by John Muwanga, the Auditor General in a FY 2022/2023 report relating to staff connivance to defraud the entity.
13:52
13:52

Court Orders Abim LCV Chairperson to Vacate Office Jude Byamukama. 1 Top story

The Court also ruled that, from the analysis of the evidence, they concluded that the trial Judge was correct to find that by the time of his nomination on September 28th, 2021, Omara had not yet been discharged from the UPDF and therefore he was not qualified for nomination as a Candidate to the position of District LCV of Abim District.
13:25
13:25

EAC Adopts Non-Tariff Barriers Mobile App

The meeting directed Uganda and Kenya to hold a bilateral meeting to resolve NTB 000-864 on discriminatory excise duty on juice by 30th June, 2024 and report to the 45th SCTIFI
13:04
13:04

Experts Clarify on Law Amidst Fears of Trade in Human Organs 4

Dr Frank Asiimwe who heads the Mulago transplant unit elaborates on the tough penalties in the law where a doctor involved in sale of a kidney is imprisoned for twelve years and their license revoked for five years if they are a first time offender.
12:51
12:51

Newly Created Administrative Units in Hoima Receive Stamps LCI Chairpersons 3

The newly created administrative units are Kijangi B LCI, Rwentali LCI, Kyakaboga A village,Kicora Village,Kakoda village and Rwamutunga village in the parishes of Tonya, Buseruka and Nyakabingo.
12:36
12:36

Mbarara City Partially Lifts FMD Quarantine 2

The guidelines require a written authorization by the farm owner, endorsed by the LC 1 Chairperson and the City Veterinary officer after verification of the farm and the area.
12:28
12:28

Gov’t to Compensate West Nile Tobacco Farmers Next Financial Year 3 1

The farmers under their umbrella body, West Nile Cooperative Union in the 2018/2019 finanicial year sold their tobacco to Continental Tobacco Company amounting to Uganda shillings 12 billion but the company only managed to pay about 2.4 billion shillings leaving a balance of 9.7 billion shillings.
11:43
11:43

Soroti Medics Spend Night in Police Cells RCC, Peter Pex Paak 2

The health workers were rounded up by the security teams led by the Resident City Commissioner (RCC), Peter Pex Paak and the local leaders after a tipoff from concerned residents over alleged negligence of duty by the personnel in the facility.
11:17
11:17

Three Arrested for Murder of Defense Secretary in Kibaale suspects 1

The suspects are accused of hacking to death Posiano Nziita 30, the defense secretary of Kolanya village in Kasimbi sub-county in Kibaale district. The incident happened on Sunday at around 9 p.m.
10:58
10:58

Crime Intelligence Arrests Mobile Money Hacker 1

Kaporonyo was reported by several mobile money dealers and civilians for unauthorized withdrawals from their SIM cards.
09:43
09:43

Dokolo By-election: Candidates to Campaign for Seven Days 1 4

Unveiling the roadmap at Dokolo Technical School on Monday, the EC Chairperson Justice Simon Mugenyi Byabakama said all the candidates will have only seven days to campaign starting from March 13th to 19th 2024.
09:32
09:32

Fort Portal Leaders Demand Transfer of RCC After Standoff With City Mayor 7 1

Prosper Businge, a member of the city executive, criticized the RCC's office for writing negative reports about city political leaders while allegedly backing and conniving with technocrats to commit illegalities and refusing to implement council resolutions.
09:00
09:00

Construction of Anatomy Block Stalls, Water Project Collapses at Soroti University 1 2

Originally scheduled for completion by the end of the 2022/2023 financial year, the anatomy block was intended to house the School of Health Sciences at the science-based university, founded in 2015.
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