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20:25
20:25

MPs to Government: Don't Rush Phasing Off Airtime Scratch Cards area 3

Tumwebaze says the electronic airtime will also improve revenue collection since URA can now tell how much airtime the telecom companies sell and also minimize the waste generated from the scratch card.
20:04
20:04

UPDF 3rd Division Retires 148 Officers 3

They included 6 officers at the rank of major, 5 captains, 8 lieutenants, 6 warrant officers 1, 10 warrant officers 2 and 11 staff sergeants. Others include 27 sergeants, 26 corporals, 20 lance corporals and 29 privates.
19:58
19:58

Prof Maloka: Africa Has Leant to Own Its Problems african problems 2 1

Giving a keynote address at the launch of the Africa Strategic Leadership Centre, think tank positioning itself on finding solutions for Africas problems at Sheraton Hotel on Tuesday, Maloka applauded president Museveni for having been among the first African leaders to talk about Africas solutions for Africas problems.
19:08
19:08

MPs to Retable 7 -year Term Motion 1 5

On Thursday, Constitutional Court Judges, Kenneth Kakuru, Cheborion Barishaki, Elizabeth Musoke and Remmy Kasule nullified the seven-year tenure, saying that it was illegal and unconstitutional. The judges emphasized the need for peoples power to participate in choosing how they should be governed and who should govern them.
18:34
18:34

Poor State of Ntungamo Stadium Irks Leaders district 3

The Ntungamo LC V Vice Chairperson, Sakina Ampaire said the district leadership has already instructed a team led by the Chief Administrative Officer, Kweyamba Ruhemba to come up with a comprehensive report on the state of the stadium and how best to address the challenges at the facility.
18:04
18:04

Game Rangers: Uganda's Unsung Heroes area 4 1

Robert Mbagaya is the Chief Law Enforcement Officer in-charge of Queen Elizabeth Protected area. Mbagaya was attacked by a male Chimpanzee that went on rampage at Entebbe Wildlife Education Center in 2013.
17:52
17:52

Understanding the District Quota University Scheme 1

According to John Musinguzi, a member of the board representing Makerere and also the one in charge of issuing admission lists to those who have been admitted on the scheme, the scholars are selected depending on the districts where they sat A-level.
17:01
17:01

Kiiza Calls for More Agriculture Funding uganda 1 Top story

She made the call while speaking at the ongoing Conference of United States Legislatures in Los Angeles Convention Centre, Los Angeles, California.
16:31
16:31

Unidentified Assailants Torch Home of Nebbi Election Supervisor council 1 1 Top story

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Spokesperson, says the attackers used petrol to torch the house.
16:31
16:31

Rugunda Calls for Review of Uganda's Education System 4 1

Rugunda argues that the current education system drives people to acquire Bachelors, Masters Degrees, even PhDs which are divorced from the actual problems of the population.
16:07
16:07

UNBS to Start Mandatory Certification of Products 3

This has been disclosed by the UNBS Chief Executive Ben Manyindo while giving highlights of the bureaus performance to the media in Kampala. Manyindo says that the move is to safeguard public health, safety and the environment from products that do not meet the standards.
15:56
15:56

Rate of Substandard Goods Worrying –UNBS 1 4

A countrywide baseline survey commissioned in 2017 found that 54 percent of the products on the Ugandan market are either fake or counterfeits. The study, however, indicates that although the prevalence of substandard goods reduced from 73 percent in 2013, the rate is still worrying.
15:31
15:31

Dr Jotham Musinguzi to Head National Medical Stores Board 1

Dr Musinguzi, who currently serves as Director General the National Population Council NPC, will lead a board of 15 members, among them former health minister Dr Christine Ondoa, Dr Medard Bitekyerezo the head of the National Drug Authority Board, Laban Mulamuko and Beatrice Amongi Lagada.
15:22
15:22

No Interim Polls in Kwania district-EC 3

Jimmy Musimbi, the Apac District Returning Officer, says they have given up on the interim polls and will now focus on the main elections.
13:57
13:57

Bahati Pleads with MPs to maintain Mobile Money Tax at 0.5% minsitry of finance 2

Bahati who was formally presenting the excise duty amendment bill no 2. 2018 before the Parliamentary committee pleaded that parliament should retain the levy at 0.5 percent in order to avoid destabilizing the budget.
12:45
12:45

Police Management to Discuss Changes in Community Policing Program resident 3 1

Kasingye says police will only intervene and conduct meetings to deliberate on possible solutions when there are serious issues. However, the force will continue deploying patrol vehicles in black spots basing on information from the LCs.
12:14
12:14

Most Newborns Not Breastfed in First Hour of Life- WHO breastfeeding

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated annually from 1 to 7 August to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world by providing infants with the nutrients they need. The theme of this years World Breastfeeding Week is Breastfeeding: Foundation for Life a recognition of the importance of breastfeeding to a babys future.
11:58
11:58

Kilembe Hospital Yet to Recover from 2013 Floods

Kilembe was hit by floods in 2013, 2014 and 2015 leading to the destruction of 86 units of the staff quarters, two patients wards, the attendants shelter, the hospital chapel and mortuary drive.
11:42
11:42

Judge Ssekaana's Guard Shoots Driver Dead deceased 1

In her statement recorded at Bukasa police station, Nagasha explains that when Mayega arrived at the gate, he greeted her and they started joking about how her gun functions.
11:27
11:27

Malaysian Firm to Supply Medical Beds to Uganda

Lim Kon Lian, the Companys Managing Director said the contract was the companys largest from the African region which would help boost brand visibility in Africa and complement efforts to grow export sales.
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