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16:24

US Govt Imposes Visa Restrictions on Ugandans for Undermining Democratic Process

The statement points out that the Government of Uganda’s actions during the recent electoral process undermined democracy and respect for human rights. It says that during the campaign period, opposition candidates were routinely harassed, arrested, and held illegally without charge.
13:24
13:24

Will Nov. 2020 Riot Victims Ever Get Justice? 3 1 Top story

On Monday Nakitto staged a lone protest at the gate of parliament seeking justice for her 15-year-old son, Amos Ssegawa who was killed on November 18th.
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11:31

Lira District Commercial Officer Remanded Over Forgery 1

Josephine Alobo appeared before Lira Grade One Magistrate, Hillary Rwamiranga, on Thursday on three counts of obtaining money by false pretence and uttering false documents.
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08:07

Gov't Not Aware of 365 Missing Persons on NUP's list 2021 elections 3 1

Odongo was presenting to Parliament a statement on missing persons where he noted that out of the list of 423 people presented by NUP, they only know 58 of these who have been verified, on Thursday.

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07:51

Pictorial: Christians Congregate to Celebrate Easter Easter sunday 2021 Top story

Key among the celebrants at St. Paul’s Cathedral, Namirembe included the Nnabagereka of Buganda, Sylvia Nagginda, the Speaker of the Buganda Lukiiko, Patrick Luwagga Mugumbule and Rubaga Division Mayor, Joyce Nabbosa Ssebuggwawo.

Business and finance

13:49
13:49

Fire Guts Carpentry Workshops in Kasese 4 2

Bernard Kazoora, the LCI Chairperson said that the fire gutted the business premises in the wee hours of Thursday morning and spread out to the entire workshops.
11:31
11:31

Lira District Commercial Officer Remanded Over Forgery 1

Josephine Alobo appeared before Lira Grade One Magistrate, Hillary Rwamiranga, on Thursday on three counts of obtaining money by false pretence and uttering false documents.
07:43
07:43

Umeme Ends "Corrective" Deductions on Customers' Accounts ERA 2

“By the time the directive was made we were actually at the tail-end of the rectification process, and 500,000 accounts were affected by the technical hitch in December”, said Kawujju. This was also confirmed by the head of Corporate and Consumer Affairs at ERA, Julius Wandera.
19:59
19:59

Bodies of More Cargo Truckers Killed in South Sudan Still Missing 3 1

Speaking to URN in an interview on Thursday, Mwatela disclosed that the number of the truckers killed is more because the gunmen torched over 40 trucks along the Yei-Juba route. He said the South Sudan authorities have since handed over the bodies of two Kenyan truckers.

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