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May 2019 18 results
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Professor Apollo Nsibambi October 1940- May 28 , 2019 3 1 Top story

Born on October 25, 1940, Nsibambi has lived an illustrious life as an academic, first non-Head of State Chancellor of Makerere University, Minister and long-serving Prime Minister under, President Museveni .
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21:52

Hearing of Kaweesi Murder Suspect Bail Application Flops 2

Justice Margaret-Oguli Oumo told the defense lawyers and sureties of the suspects in her chambers that Justice Mugambe was unwell and would be available on June 17th 2019.
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21:25

Student Drowns in Pond

Nuwamanya reportedly escaped from school around 5:20pm on Tuesday evening with his friends to swim in the pond belonging to Yonah Kanyomozi, a neighbor to the school.
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20:45

Bakkabulindi Holds First Sports Association Forum Meeting

Addressing the leaders of various national sports associations on Tuesday, the Sports State Minister, Charles Bakkabulindi, said they were unable to convene the forum for the last five years because the National Council of Sports had to address other priorities.
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20:24

Embassy Website Displays Dead Minister as Part of Cabinet member 1 Top story

The official website of the Ugandan Embassy in Brussels still displays Maria Mutagamba as minister for Tourism, more than two years after she died.
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Tender Records Vanish From Rakai Registry missing documents 1

According to Kwizera, poor record management compromises value and importance of records within the procurement process with most documents being unavailable and unreliable.
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Lango Leaders, CSOs Condemn Increase in Mob Justice Human Rights

Up to 11 suspected thieves have been lynched and burnt to ashes in the districts of Lira and Kole since July 2018. They include 32-year-old Solomon Odongo, a resident Anai village, Lira Sub County who was accused of killing a mobile money operator and escaping from lawful custody. On April, 17th, 2019, Jasper Okello Ongu, a local trader at Bala Trading Centre in Kole district was killed and the remains burnt to ashes. Just after a day, another suspected thief identified as Jimmy Owiny, a resident of Alito Sub County in Kole district was beaten to death and his body was set on fire.
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Cabinet Approves National Intellectual Property Policy, 2019 1

Cabinet has approved the National Intellectual Property (IP) Policy. The sole purpose of intellectual property law is to allow the people who create and invent things to profit from their work.
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14:26

Government Takes Over Determination of Garbage Collection Fees in Kampala

Currently, the companies charge between Shillings 3000 and 30,000 monthly for garbage collection from residential and commercial buildings, which they decide without involving Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).
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14:04

Cabinet Approves UGX 86B Loan for Geological Mapping 2

Cabinet has approve plans to borrow 20,622,435 million Euros (approximately 84 billion Shillings) for the Airborne geological and geophysical survey mapping in Karamoja.
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Arua DEO Warns Teachers against Maintaining Strike 3 1

Marino sounded the warning following reports that some teachers were still maintaining the strike despite a pronouncement by the Uganda National Teachers Union to end the industrial action.
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10:31

MUASA in Fundraising Drive For Kamunyu's Legal Fees justice 1 1

Associate Professor Edward Nector Mwavu, the interim leader of the Makerere University Academic Staff Association –MUASA says that they require 50 million shillings.
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10:18

Trial of Kalangala Based German Suspected Pedophile Flops masaka high court

Glaser is accused of sexually abusing girls placed under his care under his Ssese Humanitarian Service, a nongovernmental organisation based on Mwena landing site in Kalangala district.
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09:54

Police Recovers Bodies of Lake Kwania Boat Accident Victims Kwania district

The deceased have been identified as Denis Elyak, 29, Thomas Odur, 28, and Jimmy Ocan, 22 all residents of Akokodako Village, Nambieso Sub County in Kwania district.
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Teachers Abandon Salary Demands After Namanve Tour 1 4

President Museveni directed the teachers’ Union to tour the industrial Park located in Kira Municipality, Wakiso district to enable them appreciate government priorities and the reason the government has not been able to enhance teachers salaries.
08:03
08:03

Mbarara Municipal Councillors Fail to Pass Budget 1

The council session was adjourned after 35 out of the 50 councillors declined to attend the meeting on grounds that the Municipality authorities had not given ample time to the divisions to give their input to the budget.
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07:27

Oil Delay a Blessing in Disguise - NPA oil boom 1 3

National Planning Authority Executive Director Dr Joseph Muvawala says as it stands now, Ugandans do not have the capacity to work in the oil sector and harness the opportunities that come with the production of oil.
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MPs Oppose Proposal to Penalize Landlords Who Annoy Tenants 6

Nzoghu, who doubles as the Shadow Works and Transport Minister, also argues that parliament shouldn’t be seen to be interfering with affairs between landlords and tenants but rather it should ensure that there is a mechanism of resolving disputes and streamline the relationship between the two parties.
May 2019 18 results