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12:10
12:10

Limited Funding Undermining Role of Probation Offices-Study 7

Social Policy Analyst Prof. Narathius Asingwire observes that Probation Offices are constrained to conduct programs of rehabilitation and resettlement of street children, supporting children under alternative care, sensitization on children's rights, children in conflict with the law and providing food and non-food items to children in remand homes and institutions because of insufficient funding.
18:50
18:50

Equal Opportunities Commission Handles 100 Cases in Mbarara, Isingiro Legal Clinic 4 1

Hajjat Safiya Nalule Juuko, the Chairperson of the Commission says that the free legal clinic was an initiative to extend the services of the commission to the people in the countryside, who would otherwise find difficulty in registering complaints in the absence of regional offices.
16:53
16:53

Arua Police Moves to Prosecute Parents Over Child Labour Arua City 3 1

The operation comes follows a visible rise in the children involved in selling edibles within the city centre. Children as young as five years have been seen wandering across the streets of Arua with baskets containing foodstuffs, eggs, vegetables and fruits, polyethene bags, and facemasks.
14:22
14:22

Married Woman Dies while Aborting 2-months Pregnancy, Friend Arrested 1 2

According to police, the suspect identified as Proscovia Ayerwot, 22, who is a resident of Kal B Cell in Pabbo Town Council Amuru district lured her 22-year-old friend identified as Concy Aryemo to ingest local herbs and drugs to terminate her two-months-old pregnancy.

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19:22
19:22

Pictorial: Police Decorates 254 Senior Police Officers

Spouses, children and other relatives could not hold their excitement as names of the person they had accompanied were read.

Business and finance

11:31
11:31

Moroto Councilors Demand Audit over Suspected Financial Mismanagement 4 2

John Gaston Napokol, chairperson works and social services committee of the municipal council says the work done is not worth the money spent and therefore they demand an audit to establish how the funds were utilized.
09:08
09:08

Gov't Releases 4.2 Billion for Revamping Kilembe Mines vice president 3 1

The Vice President Rtd. Maj. Jesca Alupo said the money will be used for fixing broken bridges, rehabilitate and restore the power supply before government succeeds in identifying an investor.
08:50
08:50

Isimba Hydropower Station Shutdown to Last Three Weeks electricity supply 1

In a notice to the general public Tuesday, Ruth Nankabirwa, the Minister of Energy and Mineral Development revealed that Plant was shut down on Monday August 8th 2022 following operational challenges that led to the flow of water into the power house.
08:30
08:30

COSASE Queries Appointment of Uganda Airlines CEO, Demand Staff Structure 2 1

Notably, the Auditor General's report FY 2020/2021 pointed out that without an approved staff structure, the recruitment of the 107 staff of the Airlines during the Financial Year under reviewed is rendered irregular, and affects proper planning and budgeting for staff costs.

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