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MPs Summon Security Ministers over Non-Compliance With Gender, Equity 6 1

The EOC chairperson, Sylvia Muwebwa Ntambi told the committee on Thursday that security was the only sector that has not met the minimum score of 50 percent in its plans to address gender and equity issues.
19:30
19:30

Businesswoman Remanded for Defrauding UGX 300m from Job Seekers Gonhill Nakaweesa 1 1

Prosecution told court that between November 2019 and December 2019 at Namaganda Plaza in Kampala, Nakaweesa deceitfully obtained money ranging from five to eight million shillings from dozens of people claiming that she would get them lucrative jobs in Dubai.
19:15
19:15

Seven Anti-Corruption Activists Released on Bail 1 1

It is alleged that the group held a public meeting in disregard of the laid down procedures in the law when they refused to coordinate and cooperate with Police to ensure that all participants are unarmed and peaceful.
17:57
17:57

Kabujogera Town Council Struggling Without Gov't Funding Kitagwenda District 2

According to Musana Nathan, the chairperson LC3 Kicheche Sub county who also doubles as Mayor Kabujogera Town council during an interview with URN reporter earlier on Thursday, said the Town council received only 50M as startup fund in 2016 and since they have never received any more money.
17:04
17:04

Governments that Overstay Often End Badly - Ambassador Malac United States 1 2

Ambassador Malac also called for a free and fair election, saying all eyes of the world will be in Uganda. She says unlike other countries, Uganda has the capacity to hold elections, and this should not be marred with irregularities.
16:59
16:59

Three Arrested over Theft of Church Property 2

Elly Maate, police spokesperson for Kigezi region says that the suspects were arrested today after a good Samaritan whom he declined to reveal his identities for security reasons who saw the suspects loading property on a motor cycle in the night led police to their arrest.
16:34
16:34

Six Killed In Pakwach Accident 2

Swaib Toko, the Pakwach Resident District Commissioner, says five people died on the spot while one died on arrival at Angal hospital where he had been referred to from Pakwach health center four.
16:00
16:00

Uganda Improves in Corruption Ranking– Global Report 1

In the region, Rwanda remains the least corrupt country in position 51 after scoring 53% followed by Tanzania in the 96th position with a score of 37 while Kenya and Uganda are tied together.
15:39
15:39

Mak Law School Seeks Financial Independence for its Executive Course strike 1 Top story

The executive program, which will run on weekends, was born out of disagreements by the School and university management on the remuneration of lecturers on the Evening Programme.
15:10
15:10

PPDA Raises Red Flag Over Increasing Forgery of Provider’s Certificates 2 1

The public procurement regulatory body says it has noted a surge in complaints from the bidding community of those that have been conned of their money by middlemen who are issuing them with forged procurement provider's certificates.
14:56
14:56

Japan Gives Gov't UGX 1.2b For Road Maintenance 3 4

Do-nou is a Japanese word, which means the wrapping of soil or appropriate filling material into gunny bags and then laying them systematically on the road or other application areas. The project was first implemented last year in areas of Kamwokya, Kyebando, and Kaliba in Kampala. It was also implemented in Nakkedde, Tumbali, Luguzi and Kabumba in Wakiso districts.
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14:47

No Money for Feeding Gov't Students– Mak Bursar Makerere University 1 Top story

Gyaviira notes in his statement issued on January 22, 2020 that there will be a “slight delay” in the release of funds. “The delay has been occasioned by the need to effect adjustment to the budget to provide for some activities related to teaching, internship and student allowances,” Gyaviira said.
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Mak Students Not Trusting Zero Tolerance Policy On Sexual Harassment parliament 4 1

Dr Josephine Ahikire, an associate professor of Gender Studies and the Acting Principal of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS), says that the victims of sexual harassment have not yet embraced the available mechanisms to report the vice.
13:20
13:20

Pictorial: 57th Franco-German Friendship Treaty Annivassary Commemoration reconciliation

Dr. Albrecht Conze, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Uganda hosted a Peace and Reconciliation Award Ceremony reception at his residence in Kololo attended by Justice Minister, Ephraim Kamuntu and State Minister for Foreign Affairs Henry Okello Oryem.
11:18
11:18

Mugisha Muntu Rallies Bundibugyo, Ntoroko For Support 2 1

Muntu was speaking in Bundibugyo on Wednesday while training the coordinators and orient them about the Party’s direction ahead of the 2021 general elections. He said that Ugandans are ready for a new political space which can answer governance challenges and leadership gaps in the country.
07:41
07:41

Ex- Convicts Linked to Escalation of Crime in Lira Town suspects on the run 3

On January 19th, 2020 Bonny Omara, a student of Jerusalem School of Nursing and Midwifery was kidnapped, murdered and dumped along Lira Soroti high way.
07:33
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Finance Ministry Tables Third National Development Plan 2 1

NDPIII, once approved will be implemented from financial years 2020/2021 to 2024/2025.
07:08
07:08

11 Motorcycles Stolen From Gulu Municipality in Three weeks

The latest victim is Sunday Robin Okello, a member of Gulu City Boda Boda Association who lost his Bajaj Motorcycle registration number UEW 306U to the thugs at Holy Rosary Sub Ward in Laroo division on Sunday.
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