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MTN-Uganda CEO Wim Vanhelleputte Deported mtn uganda 1 Top story

He is the fourth employee of Ugandas telecom giant to be deported in the last one month after being declared prohibited immigrants. Without divulging into details, the deportation was confirmed by the Criminal Investigations Director Grace Akullo
20:32
20:32

Makerere University Council to Review Kamunyu Suspension 4 1

The Makerere University Council has said it will review the process followed by Vice chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe to suspend staff.
19:32
19:32

Museveni: Bamwoze Lured Me into Christianity 3 1

Speaking during the special sitting in Parliament on Thursday, Museveni talked of how he was an active Christian because of Bamwoze and the activities he organized.
19:09
19:09

Opposition MPs Blocked from Visiting Displaced Apaa Residents apaa land dispute 1 1

On Thursday, Members of Parliament who were traveling to visit the displaced residents led by the Leader of Opposition in Parliament Betty Aol Ochan and Opposition Chief Whip Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda were stopped by armed police officers.
19:00
19:00

Stray Buffalo Disrupts Classes in Omoro School

Teachers were prompted to lock fear stricken pupils inside the classrooms for many hours to prevent the wildlife getting provoked into attacking them.
17:42
17:42

NIRA Stuck with 10,000 Unclaimed National IDs in Masaka masaka rdc 1 4

Joseph Kitumba, the Masaka NIRA Office communications officer, says that over 10,234 identity cards have not been collected by the owners despite repeated appeals.
17:12
17:12

Minister Wants Titles on Gov't Farms Cancelled, Land Officers Prosecuted minister of state 3 2

She said all the titles issued to private individuals on the farm should be cancelled and government officials behind the elicit transaction dealt with.
16:59
16:59

Suspected Cattle Thief Burnt to Death in Mukono mob justice 2 1

The suspects were on Thursday found travelling in a taxi registration number UBD 789E with two slaughtered cows belonging to Vincent Kamuzizi a resident of Kawomya village.
16:22
16:22

FIA: Real Estate Sector Prone to Money Laundering 2 1

The FIA report revealed that money laundering risk for the sector is considered high, with overall vulnerability at 1.0 highest grading and quality of controls rated at 0.0 lowest grading.
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16:13

Center for Legal Aid Advises Mak Council to Reinstate Suspended Staff joseph kalema 3 1

Ssemakadde says subjecting the issue of the suspended staff to the disciplinary process will only prolong the current Labour dispute.
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16:12

Makerere University Management Faulted on Gender Inequality parliament 1 1

In the University council, of the 22 members, only 6 are females and 17 male. The University Senate has 13 females and 63 male. In the central management of the University, there are 35 women and 109 men. The University has 14 female professors while there are 74 male professors.
15:49
15:49

Teacher Shortage Hinders Learning in Amuru - Lamogi Primary School

There are only 25 teachers providing service to the 1,846 pupils enrolled in the school. George Oryem, the Head teacher of the school says they have been forced to recruit four parent teachers to bridge the teachers shortfall.
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15:37

Gulu Steps Up TB Surveillance in Health Centres

John Opwonya, the TB Focal Person in Gulu district says diagnosis and treatment of the disease has significantly improved following the acquisition of a TB Gene Expert Machine.
15:28
15:28

Bushenyi Food Vendors Protest Health Screening Fees 4

Recently the municipal authorities issued a directive that requires all food vendors undergo health screening four times every year. The vendors are required to pay shillings 10,000 shillings for every round of screening.
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15:04

Newly Issued E-Passports Lack Vital Information marcelino bwesigye 1 2 Top story

The Internal Affairs Ministry Spokesperson, Jacob Siminyu told URN this afternoon that the chips have so far been installed with facial recognition biometric features.
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Newly Created Sub Counties Decry Lack of Funding finance ministry

Peter Gidongo, the Sironko District Assistant Chief Administrative Officer, says all newly created Sub counties are currently receiving funding through their mother until the 2019/20 financial year.
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14:18

Gaming Board to Tighten Gambling Rules 5 1

Jonathan Kyeyune, the head of marketing and corporate communication at NGBU says the new regulations have been developed and are being reviewed by the Financial Intelligence Authority FIA. Kyeyune says the new regulations will be implemented by April.
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Residents Report City Businessman to Land Commission margaret nansubuga 3 1

Nathan Moses Bisaso, a resident of Buso said Ngambwa destroyed his crops and assaulted him together with his disabled mother, father and wife.
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13:03

Omoro District Gives Gulu Municipality Boost for City Status gulu city

Gulu Municipality wants to extend her border into the Gulu and Omoro districts to achieve a population requirement of 500,000 people, from the current 350,000 in order to be declared a city by Parliament in July this year.
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Police Probes Exorbitant Visa Charges by Immigration Directorate illegal 1 1

The investigations which were ordered by the Minister of Internal Affairs Gen Jeje Odong followed increased complaints by foreigners that they were being charged exorbitant visa fees.
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