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 2021-04-21 11:57 

Uganda Radio Network

Criminal Gang in Savannah Region Killed Six in Robberies-Police Report...

According to the Annual Crime report released on Monday, members of the gang shot and killed six people and left six others injured. The gang committed 20 crimes, robbed 23 million shillings, and stole 243 mobile phones, one motorcycle and a pistol....

 2021-04-21 11:10 

Uganda Radio Network

Omoro District Speaker, 7 Others Charged with Criminal Trespass...

The eight were arrested by the local community while on their way to a so-called mercury detection mission at Awere Hill in Odek Sub County....

 2021-04-21 10:45 

Uganda Radio Network

Police Meets Hotel, Bar Operators in Moroto Municipality Over Insecurity...

According to Barugahare, criminal gangs take advantage to spent much of their time in the drinking places waiting for the late hours to go and carry out criminal activities in the Municipality....

 2021-04-21 10:01 

Uganda Radio Network

Pabbo Town Council Residents Protest Unfairness in Compensation over Road Works...

Pabbo Town Council approved plans to construct the road in the area in 2011. The authorities say anyone who bought land in the area without the involvement and approval of the authorities after the plan was approved risks not being compensated....

 2021-04-21 09:37 

Uganda Radio Network

Agago Residents Clash Over Illegal Charcoal Business...

More than 30 residents armed with machetes, spears and axes stormed charcoal production camps in the area where dozens of people from Lackeotto village headed by the area LCI Chairperson Ramadan Odong were engaged in Charcoal production....

 2021-04-21 09:18 

Uganda Radio Network

Surviving Siamese Twin Out of Danger-Medics...

Dr Joseph Epodoi, the lead surgeon at Soroti Regional Hospital who was among the team who carried out the successful operation says that the twin is out of danger. He explains that the conjoined twin had holes in the heart but after carrying out a Cardiol...

 2021-04-21 09:08 

Uganda Radio Network

Aceng Assures Ugandans on Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose...

Although the government had initially said that the doses would cover 482,000 People, with each getting two injections spaced between eight weeks, the plan was later revised, to allow more people to get the first dose. But soon after the change, the Serum...

 2021-04-21 07:33 

Uganda Radio Network

Absence of School Field Activities Leave Kazinga Channel Guides Counting Losses...

Kazinga Channel and Katwe Landing site are key geographical study destinations for students both in primary, secondary and tertiary institutions....

 2021-04-21 06:26 

Uganda Radio Network

Gulu City Residents Petition UMEME over Inconsistent Power Supply...

Through their lead petitioner, Benson Ongom, the residents fault UMEME for regular power blackouts in the last two weeks without clear explanation to the public and regardless of weather conditions....

 2021-04-21 06:12 

Uganda Radio Network

Four Head Teachers Arrested in Tororo for Conducting Illegal Lessons...

Yahaya Were, the Tororo District Deputy RDC, says that they received reports about schools sneaking in learners from other classes, which is against the Ministry of Education and Health guidelines....

 2021-04-21 05:29 

Uganda Radio Network

Drug Trafficking Reduced During Covid-19 Lockdown...

The narcotics department and Interpol recorded only 1,714 cases compared to 2,750 cases in 2019....

 2021-04-21 05:06 

Uganda Radio Network

Gulu Hospital Opts for Kangaroo Care...

Records from the Neonatal Ward indicate that a total of 38 premature babies were admitted for care at the ward and yet the hospital has only five incubators for the premature babies....

 2021-04-21 04:47 

Uganda Radio Network

Silence, Coercion Frustrating Persuit of Justice for Election Violence Victims...

Human Rights lawyer, Nicholas Opio, says that the behavior of the victims is just is reflecting a multifaceted experience characterized by intimidation, fear and loss of trust in the instruments of accountability in the state and outside the state....

 2021-04-21 04:13 

Uganda Radio Network

Uganda Cannot Depend On One Individual Gen Muntu...

Addressing ANT coordinators and former party candidates in Ankole region Adit Mall in Mbarara city on Tuesday, Muntu said they are continuing with their mobilization of people at the grass-roots with intentions of building an organisation whose members be...

 2021-04-20 18:00 

Uganda Radio Network

Kyetume Defeats Busoga United in Nakisunga...

In the second half, Kyetume took the lion's share of the ball and eventually got their goal in the 28th minute through Richard Matovu's left strike. The win will help Kyetume FC to move to 16 points in a bid to fight the relegation battle....

 2021-04-20 17:53 

Uganda Radio Network

Kapelebyong RDC Stops Supply of Citrus to Farmers...

Kyeyune, who was in an emergency meeting with the production department, was shocked after hearing that there is no single success story of citrus farming in Kapelebyong....

 2021-04-20 17:43 

Uganda Radio Network

Kyaggwe County to Compensate Depositors Defrauded by Former Sacco Management...

Elijah Bogeere Lubanga Mulembya, the Kyaggwe County Head, says that a huge number of complainants has overwhelmed them ever since they declared plans of revamping the Sacco....

 2021-04-20 17:22 

Uganda Radio Network

DRC Demands US$322M from Uganda for War Reparation...

Speaking through an English translator, Jean-Paul Segeobe, one of the many lawyers who made submissions on behalf of Congo said that the country is demanding US$322 million from Uganda. He argued that DRC has met the threshold required for wartime reparat...

 2021-04-20 17:12 

Uganda Radio Network

BUL FC Defeats UPDF FC 4-3...

Kefa Kisala, the UPDF head coach says that his current squad is weak at defending, which has seen them concede 12 goals in their past four games....

 2021-04-20 16:58 

Uganda Radio Network

Former Parliamentary Candidate Commits Suicide...

Sulai Majeme, one of the residents says that they were shocked to find the deceased's lifeless body dangling from the tree since they had not seen him the entire day....

 2021-04-20 16:41 

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Sports Minister Confirms Uganda Could Host World Cup Qualifiers Abroad...

The Sports Minister, Hamson Obua, says that they need about Shillings 96 billion to renovate Namboole stadium. He, however, says that time has already run out even if the money is released and they are currently waiting for approval of St Mary's Colle...

 2021-04-20 15:04 

Uganda Radio Network

Court Dismisses Sectarianism Charges Against City Businessman Kalungi...

In 2020, Kalungi was sent to Kitalya government's prison together with his son Moses Kabuye on charges of theft. This was after he reportedly broke into one of his tenants' sports betting shop located on Kalungi Plaza in Kampala and removed proper...

 2021-04-20 14:55 

Uganda Radio Network

Men Can Seek Family Planning Services Through Telemedicine-Study...

Dr Allen Kabagenyi, the Principal Investigator on the study says they contacted over 250,000 users of telehealth services subscribed to the Medical Concierge Group, a digital health company of which 1,065 users agreed to receive family planning messages o...

 2021-04-20 14:52 

Uganda Radio Network

Why National Budget was Reduced to UGX 41.3 Trillion...

According to the Ministry, the reduction is majorly due to failure by Government to realize domestic revenue to support the budget due to the COVID-19 and its effects, but also a U-turn from the loans and grants coming from external sources....

 2021-04-20 14:36 

Uganda Radio Network

Property Valuation of Tororo-Busia Road Works Starts...

Allan Ssempebwa, the UNRA Spokesperson says that valuation is being conducted by the road acquisition team. He says that the team will ensure that all residents who will be affected by the works will be compensated before the construction work starts....

 2021-04-20 14:30 

Uganda Radio Network

Baptist Union To Weed Out Untrained Pastors...

Pastor Abel Ssegirinya, the president of the Baptist Union in Uganda, says the move is intended to restore sanity in their churches without curtailing freedom of worship....

 2021-04-20 14:26 

Uganda Radio Network

Gov't Increases Security Sector Budget for Next 3 Years...

The Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development has said that the security budget will increase for the next three years before it can stabilize....

 2021-04-20 13:07 

Uganda Radio Network

RUCODET Faces Uncertainty Future in Moroto...

John Bosco Logwe, the new chairperson of RUCODET, says that much as they started well, they didn't take into consideration, the sustainability plans for RUCODET especially on the education fund....

 2021-04-20 12:56 

Uganda Radio Network

Revisit Curfew Hours for Ramadhan, UYD Tells Govt...

Ismail Kirya, the UYD president says that government is failing to understand the cause of Muslims when they ask for the relaxing of the curfew hours to enable them smoothly exercise all the Ramadan practices....

 2021-04-20 12:50 

Uganda Radio Network

Second Wave of COVID-19: ICUs in Regional Referral Hospitals Still Non Functional...

URN visited a number of COVID-19 treatment wards in the country to gauge their level of preparedness for the next wave of the disease. Hospital administrators told URN that the units are nonfunctional due to lack of trained nurses, anesthesiologists and s...

 2021-04-20 12:04 

Uganda Radio Network

DP to Defend Rights of Property Owners Along Crude Oil Pipeline Route...

Norbert Mao, the DP president General, says that the party is vigilant about what is going on under this project.He says they intend to use their party branches in the affected districts to ensure that they fight for the rights of the property owners and ...

 2021-04-20 11:59 

Uganda Radio Network

Reconciliation Between Two Clans in Amuru District Hits Snag...

In November last year, angry youth from the Pachedo clan protested after, Kevin Abito killed her 60-year-old father-in-law Paul Oyet following a disagreement....

 2021-04-20 11:41 

Uganda Radio Network

Kidongole OC In Trouble for Releasing Defilement Suspect...

Santos Okeseny, the Chairperson of Civil Society Organizations in Bukedea district says that 34-year-old man Odeke was arrested mid this month for defiling the teenager. He, however, says that OC called her parents on April 15th, 2021 and suggested that t...

 2021-04-20 10:46 

Uganda Radio Network

UWA Closes Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary Following Attack...

According to the statement, the closure was prompted by the misunderstanding between Ziwa Rhino and Wildlife Ranches (ZRWR) and Rhino Fund Uganda (RFU)....

 2021-04-20 10:31 

Uganda Radio Network

Uganda Martyrs Defeats Kawempe 1:0 in FUFA Women Super League...

Uganda Martyrs' goal was scored by a header by Gloria Namugerwa in the first half....

 2021-04-20 10:18 

Uganda Radio Network

Court Remands Man for Torturing Pregnant Woman...

According to court records, trouble for Owino started on June 2018 when he appeared in a video that went viral on social media pouring water on the naked of an expectant woman in Bar-Opuu Ward, Adekokwok sub-county in the then Lira Municipality....

 2021-04-20 09:28 

Uganda Radio Network

Opening of Kasese Central Market Pushed to Next Month...

The 16 Billion Shillings Market was supposed to be opened to traders last month after being commissioned by President Museveni in December....

 2021-04-20 09:16 

Uganda Radio Network

ANT Coordinators Task Muntu to Explain Lack of Funding During Campaigns...

Coordinators stressed this during the Kigezi region delegates review meeting held at Heras Country Resort in Kabale district on Monday. The meeting was aimed at sharing challenges faced during the election cycle and generating ideas for the next five-year...

 2021-04-20 09:06 

Uganda Radio Network

UPDF Blacklists Rupa Sub County For Harboring Cattle Rustlers...

According to Major Mugisa, the cattle thieves in Rupa collaborate with Turkana warriors to raid animals in other districts. He however, says that the army has come up with new strategies to get rid of criminal gangs from Rupa Sub County....

 2021-04-20 08:07 

Uganda Radio Network

Buganda Replaces Kasawo Ggombolola Chief Over Land Matters...

Elija Bogeere Lubanga Mulembya, the Kyaggwe county head alias Ssekiboobo, says Kawombe has been supporting a team of fraudsters involved in selling land hosting traditional parish courthouses (ekitawuluzi)....

 2021-04-20 07:39 

Uganda Radio Network

Kabale School on The Spot for Detaining Candidates Over Unpaid Fees...

The school director Julius Arineitwe and head teacher, Justus Bataringaya and administrator, Godfrey Asasire reportedly detained Swaleh Junior Mayanja, 13, and Swahaba Selemba, 11, both sons of Swaleh Mayanja after the completion of their Primary Leaving ...

 2021-04-20 07:03 

Uganda Radio Network

301 Girls Raped by HIV Positive Defilers in 2021...

The Police records also show that out 14,134 defilement cases, however, 301 children were defiled by suspects who had HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. Of the HIV+ defilers, 120 were Guardians, 120 were Parents and the rest were Teachers ....

 2021-04-20 04:51 

Uganda Radio Network

RDC Suspends Funeral Discos In Busia...

Tusubira says that disco Matangas contribute 80% to the teenage pregnancy and early marriages in the district. He says that the dances also contravene the night time curfew and ban on social gatherings as part of the control measures against the spread of...

 2021-04-20 04:25 

Uganda Radio Network

Gender Minister Invites Parallel Bamasaba Cultural Heads for Dialogue...

Mudoma was elected on October 13th, 2020 by a group of clan heads under the embattled Speaker, Nelson Wedaira while Mudoma was elected on December 11th the same year by the cultural council of Inzu Ya Masaba under the guidance of the late former Umukuka B...

 2021-04-20 04:22 

Uganda Radio Network

Entebbe Hospital To Remain Closed To Public - MOH...

Dr. Diana Atwine, the Permanent Secretary of MOH, told Uganda Radio Network-URN that the ministry has asked the hospital management to halt plans to re-open and continue managing only COVID-19 cases....

 2021-04-20 04:00 

Uganda Radio Network

IRS Reduces Malaria Prevalence in Lira by 15%...

Geoffrey Ariko, the Lira District Bio-stat Officer, explains that malaria cases kept increasing throughout the year up to 33.7%. He, however, says that they recorded a sharp decline in Malaria cases between December 2020 and March 2021 following the imple...

 2021-04-19 19:48 

Uganda Radio Network

Police, Military Recovered 60 Guns Used to Kill 270 People in 2020 - Report...

CID states that it only took 43 out of 249-gun violence cases to court. This means over 200 cases were still pending by close of last year. Districts such as Kotido topped the list of gun murders with 19 cases, Moroto came second with 14 murders, Napaka a...

 2021-04-19 19:35 

Uganda Radio Network

Strong Winds Destroy Houses in Kasese District...

Vicent Sakwira the area chairperson says seven of the affected houses were completely brought down by the winds that last over two hours....

 2021-04-19 18:32 

Uganda Radio Network

Inflation Figures Change After Ubos Rebase Statistics...

The aim of re-basing is mainly to ensure that new items in the economy, which could have become more important that before, are included and their weight put into consideration.The annual headline inflation for the year ended March 2021 now drops to 2.7% ...

 2021-04-19 16:35 

Uganda Radio Network

174 Children Defiled In Luwero District Last Year...

The report indicates that the cases put the district in the 10th position amongst districts with high rates of defilement across the country. The highest number was in the Katwe division which recorded 252 defilement cases, followed by Kamuli district wit...

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