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Kisaka Pledges to Let People in Kampala Take Part in City Development Dorothy Kisaka 3 1

A part from participatory leadership, she says they shall lead from the front and not from the back, do what they say and avoid duplicity and dishonesty. Also that they shall nurture as an organization, a strong culture to deliver quality services.
23:29
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HIV Positive Mothers Decry Stigma and Discrimination at Health Centres Ministry Of Health 2

Several HIV pregnant mothers have faced discrimination after testing positive during antenatal visits. They want the act to be stopped by medical personnel who do it.
18:57
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Pictorial: New KCCA Executive Director Takes Over Office

Kisaka replaces Eng. Andrew Kitaka who has been acting executive director since Jennifer Musisi resigned in 2018.
17:22
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Nandala Loses ICPAU Council Vote, Faces Off With Institute over License Renewal 1

Mafabi says in a letter to the institute that there is no law that requires him to fill a form. He says he is required to make an application which he did and argues in the letter that even if his firm is not granted a license, he as a person should not be denied one.
17:14
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MPs Heap Praises on Kadaga ahead of NRM Contest President Museveni 7 1

Members of Parliament have today thrown their weight behind the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga as she contests for Second National Chairperson of the National Resistance Movement (NRM).
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MP Kassiano Wadri Joins ANT 3 5

The Member of parliament representing Arua Municipality Kassiano Wadri has today officially declared his membership to the newly formed Alliance for National Transformation-ANT which was founded by former FDC president Mugisha Muntu.
17:08
17:08

MPs Question Delayed Appointment of Human Rights Commission Boss 1 3

The previous chairperson of the commission Med Sozzi Kaggwa died in November last year. However, he has never been replaced close to eight months down the road. It’s on the basis of this that the committee pointed to the gross underperformance of the commission in the absence of a fully constituted team.
16:39
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Electoral Process Already Going Wrong Under EC Watch -Muntu Mugisha Muntu 6 2

The Alliance for National Transformation-ANT Presidential aspirant Rtd Maj Gen Gregory Mugisha Muntu told journalists in Kampala that a lot is already going wrong under the watch of the commission, signalling inability to independently oversee the forthcoming general election.
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16:39

COVID-19: Three Business Premises Temporarily Closed in Arua paul drileba 3 2

Ji Hong Yun supermarket owned by by Chinese, Yasmin Dry Cleaning Shop and Dream Saloon, a popular saloon were closed and sealed off to the public on Wednesday and over 15 people quarantined.
16:36
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Construction of UGX 96m Eye Unit Starts in Moroto Eye care 1 2

The unit that will serve the entire Karamoja Sub Region is expected to be completed by July next year.
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Gulu Regional Referral Hospital in UGX 262m Debt 1 2

James Elima, the Hospital Director disclosed on Thursday that the hospital purchased food worth 190 million shillings for feeding Covid-19 suspects and patients at the quarantine and treatment centres respectively.
15:35
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African Coffee Paid Less Compared to Latin America, Asia coffee prices 1 1 Top story

The study looked at prices paid between 2000 and 2018. It notes that the average price in Africa for Arabica coffee is 70.4 US cents ( 2,575 Shillings) per pound or half a kilogram when the price is 37.6 per cent higher in Latin America and 41.5 per cent higher in India.
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Namayumba Sub County Leaders Raise Concern About Lack of Secondary School 4

Students in the area are forced to trek long distances to schools in the neighbouring sub-counties which has led to a surge in the school dropout, especially among the girls.
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MP Mbwatekamwa Shifts Political Base to Faceoff with Minister Raphael Magyezi NRM party Primaries 3 1

The legislator who has represented Kasambya county in Mubende since 2016, was born and raised in Gongo village in Igara, Bushenyi District. He has already picked nomination forms from the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party to contest for Igara West Parliamentary seat, where he is already a registered voter.
12:57
12:57

Busia Residents Abandon COVID-19 Guidelines 3 1

Our reporter observes that residents within all major trading centers in town facemasks which are either in the pockets or below their chins, boda-boda cyclists are now carrying more than one person, business operators have failed to put hand washing facilities at their businesses and cross border businesses through porous points are going on normally.
12:39
12:39

New KCCA Executive Director Dorothy Kisaka Takes Oath Erias lukwago 1

The two oaths which include the oath of secrecy and that of KCCA Executive Director were administered by the Head of Public Service and Secretary to the Cabinet Dr John Mitala in the presence of the Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago and KCCA councillors.
11:51
11:51

Trial of Soldiers Who Assaulted Mityana LCV Chairperson Suspended UPDF

According to UPDF First Division Spokesperson, Major Bilal Katamba the trial was postponed because of eid-el adhuha celebrations. He, however, says that another date will be fixed.
07:57
07:57

Rwomushana, Two Others Granted Bail charles rwomushana

Rwomushana, who declared his intention to contest for the presidency in the 2021 elections was arrested on Tuesday after he was found driving at Kamwokya during curfew time.
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07:13

Special Application Window Sought for Students who Missed University Deadlines Gulu University 1 3

But like for all universities across the country, the process was conducted during a lockdown which affected the participation of a number of students who otherwise qualify to join higher institutions of learning
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COVID-19 Victims Body was Not Exhumed by Dogs -RDC 1 2

Namisindwa Woman MP Grace Watuwa told parliament that the body was badly buried and that the entire area was stinking. Watuwa said that as a result, the grave had been ransacked by dogs sniffing out some of the deceased's body parts. He said that the health teams from Mbale Regional Hospital have since rectified the problem and no need of alarm adding those who are making the issue look big are politically motivated.
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