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18:51
18:51

Mourners Block Minister From Presenting Government Message at Muzaata Burial 4 2

As soon as the master of ceremonies announced that Sarah Kanyike, State Minister for the Elderly and the Disabled was the next on agenda to address the mourners as the time for burial approached, the gathering made a loud noise opposing her appearance before them until the MC admitted that had been scrapped off the list.
16:41
16:41

Lawyers Call for Dialogue to End Election Violence LASPNET 2 1

Addressing journalists in Kampala on Saturday, the Executive Director of LASPNET Sylvia Namubiru said considering that every life matters under article 22 of the constitution, they reminded the Judiciary, Parliament, Cabinet leaders, Electoral Commission and candidates to prevail over the ongoing election violence and make a call through dialogue for peace.
15:07
15:07

Sexually Abused Girls, Women Get Legal Assistance LASPNET 3 1

In the campaign for eliminating Violence Against Women and Girls, Sylvia Namubiru, Executive Director of LASPNET told journalists on Friday that females who are sexually harassed in different districts will be immediately assisted in seeking justice by lawyers, paralegals and law students who will be manning call centers established.
20:55
20:55

Land Conflicts Dominate Pro-bono Week in Acholi Mob justice 1 1

Beatrice Babra Angufiru, the Senior Legal Officer for Legal Aid Gulu revealed that of the 112 people who turned for the services, over 80 percent of them were with complaints on land conflicts while criminal matters like defilement and child neglect came a distant second

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16:51
16:51

Pictorial: Strong Winds Leave 300 People Homeless in Nakasongola

More than 60 houses have been destroyed by strong winds at Munami village in Nakasongola district leaving over 300 people homeless.

Business and finance

20:47
20:47

Government Moves to Discover 'Shadow Economy' tax evasion 3

The government commissioned a team of researchers from Makerere University and the Uganda Revenue Authority to get the facts responsible for the big part of the economy that is not recorded and taxed, also referred to as the Shadow Economy.
18:31
18:31

Vanilla Farmers Suffer as Export Price Falls to sh1.46million per Kilo 1 2

According to the ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, the price of vanilla in the export market has fallen from 400 US dollars in 2019 to 395.9 US dollars per kilogramme (from 1.47million shillings to 1.46million shillings) per kilo.
11:41
11:41

Emyooga Beneficiaries in Arua Storm Out of Meeting over Delayed Release of Funds 1 4

The meeting which was convened at the City Mayor’s Gardens turned rowdy after some of the groups including Boda Boda Associations accused the program officials of dragging the process and using their names to get money.

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