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Gov't Gets Funding for Tororo-Gulu Railway Line matiya kasaija 1 4 Top story

The objective of the project is to reduce the transport costs within Northern Uganda and beyond, including South Sudan and the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Once rehabilitated the Tororo-Gulu railway will allow a significant part of cargo currently moving on wheels along the Northern Corridor to transfer to rail.
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18:17

Mumbere's Cars Rotting Away at Kasese Police Station 2 1

The three vehicles were towed to Kasese Police Station in November 2016 after the police and the army attacked the palace leading to death of more than 100 people and the subsequent arrest of Mumbere.
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18:00

Heavy Rains Destroy Fort Portal Road west division 2 1

On Monday, residents demonstrated and planted bananas in the road and also blocked it with tree logs to show their discontent. They argue that the municipal council worsened the state of the road when they poured loam soil.
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New Operational Fees Draw Mixed Reactions 6 1

According to Balida, an annual levy of Shillings 500,000 would have been fair. Billy Kiwanuka, who plies Mbale-Malaba-Tororo route, says looking at other fees they pay like income tax the operational fees are still high.
16:35
16:35

Police Asks Bobi Wine to Call Off Kyarenga Concert

In a letter dated 16th October addressed to Serugo and written by the AIGP Asuman Mugyenyi, advised Serugo to call off the concert since they had not made any arrangements with the management of Namboole.
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Six Held Over Theft of Guard Rails On Mukono-Katosi Road investigation 2 1 Top story

Residents claim that one of them saw the vandals in action and informed Ritta Busingye, the Officer in Charge of Ngogwe Police station but instead of taking action, she alerted them to leave.
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15:39

Lira Municipal Council Fails to Implement Waste Management Policy garbage collection 1 1

Patrick Ogweng, the Lira municipal deputy town clerk says they are set to procure eight motored tricycle bikes at the cost of about 100 million shillings.
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15:36

Row Erupt between Mbarara Drivers and Their Leadership

Godfrey Mutyaba, one of the drivers says their biggest concern is the failure by their leaders to organise general meetings where members can table their concerns for redress.
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Police Hold Man for Eloping with 13-Year-Old Girl crime 1 1 Top story

Preliminary police investigations show that Mugaga started defiling the minor before he decided to rent for her a house in Nyendo, a suburb of Masaka town where she was found following her disappearance from her parents home for days.
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60 Mak Students Seek Tuition Waiver makerere university 1

Ritah Namisango, the Makerere University Principal Public Relations Officer says that a student who is offered the Tuition Waiver Scholarship by Makerere University Council is catered for until completion of the academic degree. Such a student should ensure that she is on normal progress.
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12:46

Lira Engineer Yet to Be Reinstated lira municipality 1

The Lira Town Clerk, Assy Abireebe interdicted Adong together with Denis Kombe, an Engineering Assistant sometime in March this year for alleged abuse of office and maladministration.
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12:37

6,000 LDUs Recruited 1 2

Government has said it has successfully recruited 6,626 Ugandans as Local Defense Unit LDU personel as a measure to enhance security in the country.
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12:24

Parents Struggle to Return Daughter's Remains from Oman company

Mugume wants the Gender, Labor and Social Development Ministry to intervene and help him to recover the remains of his daughter for a decent burial.
10:54
10:54

Mbarara Nurse Arrested for Extortion

Maurice Kempeta, a nurse at Kagongi Health centre in Kashari North allegedly solicited for a bribe of worth 2.5 million shillings from Samson Nareeba a resident of Rubaare town council in Ntungamo district promising to help him secure a job with Mbarara district local government.
10:11
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Coffee Rust Disease Hits Sironko 1

Coffee farmers in Buwalasi sub county , Sironko district have raised their concern over the outbreak of coffee rust disease.
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09:56

Fort Portal Municipal Council Identifies Five Projects for OWC Funding infrastructure 2 1

On Tuesday, Saleh agreed to fund the five projects. He later signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Mayor Rev Willy Muhanga.Muhanga said that the projects will be implemented in a phased manner kick and hopes they will create employment for more than 30,000 people.
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Mak College Review Report Recommends Scrapping of School Deans makerere university 2 1

In a message sent out by a whistle blower to staff, the seven- member team established in October last year by Makerere University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe to review the functionality of the Collegiate system, submitted its findings to management for discussions and approval.
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Arua Gets New Kadhi process

Shortly after breaking the news of Sheikh Jaffers appointment, Sheik Hatim Juma, the Chairman Arua Muslim District Council urged Muslims to embrace his appointment.
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