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 2020-11-26 16:19 

Uganda Radio Network

UCU Students Call for Fresh Polls...

Out of the 8086 eligible voters, only 1,959 managed to cast their vote. Denis Turyahebwa, a student says the electoral commission did not do enough sensitization among students on how to vote online....

 2020-11-26 16:13 

Uganda Radio Network

Kamoga, the Innocent Technician Killed During City Protests...

His brother, Eddie Kamoga says Shafik was feeling unwell and spent much of the day sleeping. The noise from protestors and gunshots interrupted his sleep. At around 2:30 pm, Kamoga says his brother woke up and had lunch...

 2020-11-26 15:56 

Uganda Radio Network

NRM Youth League Members Threaten to Campaign for Opposition...
 2020-11-26 15:54 

Uganda Radio Network

Justice Law and Order Sector Cites Gaps in Service Delivery...

Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny Dollo, says pertinent challenges are still affecting service delivery in the sector like congestion in prisons, clearing case backlogs, sexual gender violence that increased during COVID 19....

 2020-11-26 15:52 

Uganda Radio Network

1,600 SACCOS to Get Sh30,000,000 Each in Kampala and Wakiso...

The minister declared that the mobilization in these two districts beginning today starting with the business category of markets; government has put aside a special budget of 50 billion shillings to support this program....

 2020-11-26 15:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Kyagulanyi Protests: EU Calls for Independent Investigation into Killings...

The European diplomatic missions that have this afternoon endorsed the statement issued on the election-related violence in the country are that of Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Sweden, Iceland and Norway....

 2020-11-26 15:18 

Uganda Radio Network

Muntu Promises Agricultural Bank to Tooro Farmers...

Muntu argued that farmers are exploited by commercial banks that give loans with high interest rates, which in turn hinders them from gaining from agriculture since the money they earn ends up in repaying loans and interest....

 2020-11-26 15:12 

Uganda Radio Network

Kyagulanyi Blocked from Campaigning in Masindi Town...

Kyagulanyi with hundreds of his supporters wanted to access the Masindi town for another rally prompting anti-riot police and the UPDF under the command of Vincent Irama, the Masindi District Police commander to block him....

 2020-11-26 14:17 

Uganda Radio Network

7000 Pass Police Recruitment Interviews...

Although Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, said he was yet to receive latest information about the recruit exercise from police's director for human resource development, a police source at Naguru police headquarters intimated to Uganda Radio Network ...

 2020-11-26 14:16 

Uganda Radio Network

PWDs Decry Lack of Sign Language Interpreters During Campaigns...

Although all the 11 Presidential candidates use the services of the different language interpreters wherever they go, the sign language interpretation for the deaf and dumb are lacking keeping them excluded from the campaign messages and manifestos....

 2020-11-26 14:15 

Uganda Radio Network

Amuriat Promises Five Percent of Oil Revenue to Bunyoro Kingdom...

According to Oboi, Oil is a big resource and if well utilized will cause development in the region which the government has neglected....

 2020-11-26 14:11 

Uganda Radio Network

How Teenager Met Death in City Protest...

On the fateful day, Ssegawa and his mother decided to close the shop and return home in Masajja Kikajjo because of the protests that erupted following the arrest of the National Unity Platform, presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu....

 2020-11-26 14:05 

Uganda Radio Network

Security Personnel Ban Sale of Alcohol in Ryakarimira Town Council...

The order comes days after Rwandan security officials shot dead one person and injured two others....

 2020-11-26 12:41 

Uganda Radio Network

Ten Arrested in Kitgum over Inter Clan Revenge Attack...

The Kitgum District Police Commander Keith Tommy Eyaku, says that the suspects orchestrated an inter-clan clash that started last night and continued until Thursday before the police quelled the situation....

 2020-11-26 12:19 

Uganda Radio Network

IGG Halts Funding to 20 Nusaf Groups in Abim...

The Inspectorate said in the report, the affected groups did not have clear membership and some of the bank signatories were not members of the very groups....

 2020-11-26 12:00 

Uganda Radio Network

Gov't Policies Could Hurt Economy-Private Sector Foundation...

Elly Karuhanga says for example that the government is seeking to increase taxes and create more to cater for the gap left by the decline in other revenue sources, especially from the sectors that were hit hard by the pandemic....

 2020-11-26 11:07 

Uganda Radio Network

Strong Winds Displace 300 in Nakasongola...

The most affected villages are Munami , Mayinja and Gendera villages among others located along shoreline of Lake Kyoga...

 2020-11-26 11:03 

Uganda Radio Network

Gen. Tumukunde Promises to Uplift Youth of Zombo District...

While speaking to residents of Zombo Town council on his campaign tour in Zombo District, Tumukunde noted that the youth require a special budget in order to design youth inclusive policies that will benefit the youth that he says have been marginalized...

 2020-11-26 11:01 

Uganda Radio Network

80 Wives Desert Broke Boda Boda Husbands in Gulu Since Lockdown...

According to Emmy Ocen, the spokesperson of Gulu City Boda-Boda Association, at least eighty spouses of his colleagues have abandoned their marital homes due to financial hardships brought by Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-11-26 10:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Bududa Police Shooting Victim Wants Compensation...

Desmond Kuloba, a resident of Bunaembe cell in Bududa town council says he was picked at his home, flogged, and finally shot by the DPC David Agaba....

 2020-11-26 10:16 

Uganda Radio Network

Kalangala Lay Leader Dies In Accident Returning from Burial of Another Christian...

Vivian Amanio Nalumansi, a lay leader in Kasekulo Church of Uganda has died in an accident along Masaka-Bukakata Road. Nalumansi was returning from the burial ceremony of a fellow Christian in Kayabwe, Masaka district....

 2020-11-26 09:47 

Uganda Radio Network

We Don't See Scientific Campaigns -Soroti Stakeholders...

Julius Arugu, the Project Officer at Public Affairs Centre- PAC Uganda, says he is not seeing the scientific elections working, and wonders how the majority of people especially in the villages will be able to make informed decisions when they don't h...

 2020-11-26 09:20 

Uganda Radio Network

10 People Drag LC1 Chairman to Police Over Land Fraud...

Mubiru's cases have been filed at Katwe police station where the complainants claim that the suspect sold to them pieces of land which do not exist or he had already sold the same pieces to other people....

 2020-11-26 08:57 

Uganda Radio Network

Kabale Hospital Stuck With Body of Rwandan Shot by His Country's Forces...

When the Rwandan security operatives opened fire at them, Bizimuramye and his colleagues ran back into Uganda but he succumbed to bullet wounds at Muguri B village in Ryakarimira town council as he was being rushed Muguri Health Centre II....

 2020-11-26 08:24 

Uganda Radio Network

Presidential Candidate Mayambala Wants to Send Text Messages to Voters...

Presidential candidate Willy Mayambala has said he plans to send Ugandans text messages if he can get their phone numbers of Ugandans from the National Registration and Identification Authority (NIRA) as a means to reach many voters....

 2020-11-26 07:35 

Uganda Radio Network

Dabani Girls SS Parents Demand Accountability for Construction Funds...

The Parents accuse Juliet Ndikwani the headmistress and Laban Wandera the chairman school management committee for failure to account for 54 Million Shillings meant for the construction of staff quarters....

 2020-11-25 06:41 

Uganda Radio Network

NUP Coordinators in Sembabule Decry Continued Police Harrassment...

Noeline Nabikindu, the NUP party mobilization coordinator in Sembabule town council argues that their political space is being narrowed by security personnel that are continuously disrupting their mobilization activities....

 2020-11-25 06:04 

Uganda Radio Network

Heavy UPDF, Police Deployment in Kagadi, Hoima Ahead of Kyagulanyi's Campaigns...

Kyagulanyi is set to have rallies in Kagadi this morning and later proceed to Kibaale, Kakumiro Kikuube and Hoima in the afternoon....

 2020-11-25 05:54 

Uganda Radio Network

Vendors in Kitgum Raise Concern over Plans to Allocate Market Space to Councillors...

The complaints follow the endorsement by the general-purpose committee that is proposing to allocate over 30 lockups in the market undergoing construction to councillors and division technocrats....

 2020-11-25 05:34 

Uganda Radio Network

Kyagulanyi Promises to Free Mumbere, Support Industrialisation in Kasese...

Speaking at Nyakasanga playgrounds in Kasese municipality on Tuesday evening, Kyagulanyi pledged to uplift the face of the kingdom to regain its defined status...

 2020-11-25 04:40 

Uganda Radio Network

35 Remanded over Kyagulanyi Protests in Luwero...

On Tuesday, 35 supporters of Kyagulanyi from Luwero and Wobulenzi towns appeared before Luwero Chief Magistrate Samuel Munobe where they were charged with common nuisance and disobeying unlawful orders....

 2020-11-25 04:22 

Uganda Radio Network

Kantinti Vows to Reclaim Kyadondo East Seat...

Kantinti said he wants to complete his term that was interrupted by Kyagulanyi. He says wherever he has gone people are receptive to the idea of sending him back to parliament....

 2020-11-25 04:12 

Uganda Radio Network

Presidential Candidate Fred Mwesigye Fails to Show Up for Campaigns in Kigezi...

Mwesigye's campaign manager Jackson Katende said that Mwesigye was unable to make it to Kigezi because he has not rescheduled his campaign programme after suspension of his campaigns following the arrest and detention of National Unity Platform (NUP) ...

 2020-11-24 22:00 

Uganda Radio Network

Security Clears NUP's Kyagulanyi to Campaign in Kagadi...
 2020-11-24 20:39 

Uganda Radio Network

Two Dead After Amuriat's Convoy Involved in Accident...

The accident happened this afternoon at Uvuru Nubi, an accident black spot along the Nebbi-Pakwach border....

 2020-11-24 20:13 

Uganda Radio Network

Tumukunde Fails to Hold Rallies in Masindi...

Tumukunde who arrived in Masindi from Buliisa district at 3pm was blocked by police led by the Masindi District Police commander Vincent Irama from holding a rally at Kijura market in Masindi town where he wanted to address the traders....

 2020-11-24 17:25 

Uganda Radio Network

KCCA Law Enforcement Officers Need to Calm Down - Minister Kasolo...

In 2017, a street vendor Olivia Basemera drowned in Nakivubo Channel while fleeing law enforcement officers who wanted to arrest her after she was found selling handkerchief on the streets. The incident attracted criticism to KCCA and many thought it woul...

 2020-11-24 17:15 

Uganda Radio Network

Health Ministry Restricts COVID-19 Contacts from Traveling...

The Ministry also announced that 120 students have so far tested positive for COVID-19. The cases have been registered from Bishop Cyprian Kihangire, Masaka College of Health Sciences, Vine Paramedical School in Masaka and Kabale School of Nursing and mid...

 2020-11-24 16:38 

Uganda Radio Network

EC Will Not Faciltate Political Parties to Witness Printing of Ballots...

A party would need not less than UGX100million to be able to send representatives to the five companies that will be printing the ballot materials....

 2020-11-24 16:25 

Uganda Radio Network

KCCA Wants sh 4 Trillion Annually - a Raise From 1% to 10% of National Budget...

Kisaka wants the allocation to the authority raised to at least sh 4 trillion or 10% of the national budget, arguing that the authority plans and caters for about 4.3 million people who work or reside in Kampala....

 2020-11-24 16:13 

Uganda Radio Network

ANT Decries Heavy Security Presence in Campaign Venues...

The National campaign manager for Alliance National Transformation (ANT), Wiinifred Kiiza has said that they are failing to interact with voters due to constant presence of security....

 2020-11-24 15:55 

Uganda Radio Network

93 Test COVID-19 in Teso Sub Region...

Results from the Ministry of Health on November 21st, 2020 indicated that 93 new cases from the Teso Sub Region out of 301 recorded across the country....

 2020-11-24 15:51 

Uganda Radio Network

Museveni Asks Bugisu Leaders to Desist From Sectarianism....

According to Museveni, leaders should look at how people can perform and avoid knowing where they come from before serving them with their needs....

 2020-11-24 15:42 

Uganda Radio Network

DP to Offer Free Legal Services to Riot Suspects...

The DP spokesperson Opio Okoler said on Tuesday that the family member of the suspects should appear at the DP offices and lodge complaints such that their lawyers can help to secure their freedom....

 2020-11-24 15:28 

Uganda Radio Network

Police Creates Team to Hunt People Inciting Attacks on Commanders...

Commissioner of Police- CP Fred Enanga, the force spokesperson said they have noticed increasing posts on social media where people are giving particulars and residential addresses of commanders calling upon the public to "do the needful"...

 2020-11-24 15:25 

Uganda Radio Network

CSOs Ask Gov't to Allocate Funds for GBV Prevention in COVID-19 Response Plan...

The Coalition is calling upon the Justice Law and order sector (JLOS) to prioritize and allocate funds for violence against women prevention during and after the COVID-19 pandemic and ensure that they are deemed essential and accessible at all times....

 2020-11-24 15:08 

Uganda Radio Network

Man Injured by Tear Gas Canister in Arua Demands UGX 50M Compensation...

Darius Muguma, 24 years, a welder in Arua City says he was injured a by teargas fired by police officers dispersing a procession by Presidential Candidate Patrick Amuriat on Sunday....

 2020-11-24 14:47 

Uganda Radio Network

C-section Births in Uganda's Private Hospitals is 4 Times Higher Than WHO Standard...

According to the report released by the health ministry, 72 percent births at Nakasero Hospital and 51% at Nsambya are by C-section. The health ministry says there is need to investigate the high C-section rates in private hospitals which is about 4 times...

 2020-11-24 13:48 

Uganda Radio Network

Unfulfilled Pledges Haunt Incumbents in Bududa District...

The candidates who include Isaac Modoi and Esther Wetsetse vying for the Lutseshe County and Bududa Woman MP Seat respectively have taken advantage of the unfulfilled pledges by the incumbent candidates to request for votes from the people of Bududa....

 2020-11-24 13:44 

Uganda Radio Network

Girls Outnumber Boys as UNEB Registers Pregnant Ones for National Exams...

The Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) has credited the ministry of Education for the guidance it made to schools to take on the teenage girls that became pregnant during the lockdown saying this has ensured a higher number of female candidates than...

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