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CSOs Call for Organic Food Laws, Ban on Herbicides 5 2

The CSOs also ask the government to ensure the safe use of other chemicals including fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides by farmers, traders, and other handlers.
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UAF Gears Up For National Mountain Championship 1 1

According to Benjamin Njia, the Uganda Athletics Federation National coach and vice president of technical, the championships will be held on October 1st.
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HIV/AIDS, STIs Prevalent Among Inmates in Northern Region Gulu Main Prisons 2 2

The committee says that cases of STIs including gonorrhea and syphilis were widely registered among inmates in Gulu Main Prison, Kitgum Prison, Kiryandongo, and Kaladima Prisons in Amuru district.
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Old Kampala Mosque Gets Sign Language Interpreter 2 1

Hajji Nasser Ssebugwawo, the sign language interpreter and a teacher at Uganda Society for the Deaf at Namirembe says he was inspired to start sign language after being told that many of the hearing impaired had abandoned the mosque due to the absence of interpreters.

Business and finance

13:59
13:59

10 Cooking Oil Brands, Edible Fats Recalled for Failing Standards Test

The Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) says that the brands from Bidco Africa, Pwani Oil Products Ltd, Kapa Oil Refineries Ltd and Menengai Oil Refineries Ltd. failed to meet the required standards as specified in the Fortified Edible Oils and Fats Specifications.,
16:16
16:16

CSOs Call for Organic Food Laws, Ban on Herbicides 5 2

The CSOs also ask the government to ensure the safe use of other chemicals including fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides by farmers, traders, and other handlers.
12:04
12:04

Katuna One Stop Border Post Contractor Accused of Substandard Works 2 2

Heaps of soil that he had been poured on the exit road to Rwanda caved creating huge cracks on the verandah of the block housing a generator and the exit parking yard.
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11:04

Insecurity in Eastern DRC Could Sabotage Investment in Kisoro-Leaders 4 2

Hajji Shafique Ssekandi, Kisoro Resident District Commissioner says that the fighting between M23 rebels and government troops is suffocating trade between the two countries. Ssekandi says that there is a need for quick deployment of a regional force that will bring peace to the area.

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