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Kasese, Kanungu Health Facilities Boosted with Medical Supplies COVID-19 pandemic 1

The benefiting facilities are Kasese Community Health and Education Foundation and Bwindi Community Hospital in Kanungu District. Each of them will receive a consignment of personal protective Equipment-PPE’s, patient monitoring systems, and oxygen consecrators, among others.
21:04
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Ugandans Cautioned Against Abandoning COVID-19 Control Measures 2

Although Kampala and Wakiso districts remain the epicentre of COVID-19, there is concern that people outside Kampala and its Metropolitan have discarded all protocols are returned to pre-covid lifestyles. many of which had been banned. Many are seen in public spaces with no facemasks and are attending events with huge crows, even though the government limited the gatherings to only 20 people.
20:13
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Medical Institutions to Vaccinate Learners Next Week COVID-19 Lockdowns 4 2

The decision was based on the need to maintain a constant flow of medical personnel to health facilities that heavily rely on intern doctors and nurses, especially at a time when the country is struggling to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.
18:13
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Private Schools Cash in on Admissions 1

Muhammad Makumbi Ssengooba, the headteacher Kisasi College says the school is admitting both Senior One and Five students physically. Makumbi explains that when public transport resumed, they started admitting the students on a physical basis with an admission fee of 50,000 for both levels.
17:20
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Ministry of Education, Health Officials Meet Over Reopening of Schools 3 1

The ICT and National Guidance Minister, Dr Chris Baryomunsi notes that authorities in the concerned ministries are currently locked in a meeting to look for possible solutions and strategies that might inform the reopening.
17:08
17:08

Four Arrested in Butaleja over Death of 17-Year-Old Boy 1

The three are alleged to have killed Wycliffe Masinde 17 a pupil of Bubalya Primary School after they found him having sex with two girls in a grass thatched house.
16:20
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Lira High Court to Hear Three Election Petitions on Monday The Lira High Court 2

According to the cause list signed by the Lira High Court Registrar Ssalaamu Godfrey Ngobi, the petitions will be heard by Justice Isaac Muwata, the Lira Resident Judge.
16:11
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KCCA to Engage Arcade Owners as 120 Ordered to Close 1 2

He says that 50 of the 120 arcades also don't have water in toilets while in some cases have faulty water lines, some toilets don't have doors, are congested with steps turned into selling points and have also termed underground parking lots into selling points.
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Sheema District Leaders Want Kitagata Elevated to Referral Hospital Ministry of Health 5

The hospital located in Kitagata Town council was constructed in 1970 and serves the districts of Bushenyi, Rubirizi, Buhweju, Mitooma and Sheema, parts of Ntungamo and Rwampara.
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Suspected Warriors in Kotido Kill LCI Chairperson in Cattle Raid cattle rustling

Reports indicate that about four armed warriors entered Lokirus’s kraal and when he came out to find out what was happening, he was shot several times and the warriors fled .
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Entebbe Municipality Councillors Divided on Proposal to Privatise Garbage Collection 3 2

According to the proposal, the municipality will relinquish the responsibility for garbage handling to the private firms whose services will have to be directly paid for by the residents that wish to have their waste collected.
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Wakiso District Councillors Refuse to Approve Covid-19 Supplementary Budget 2 1

Lewis Kayanja suggested that the budget be referred to the finance committee for further scrutiny and to allocate the funds appropriately.
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COVID-19 Taskforce Queries Mysterious Deaths in Karenga crude waragi 2

A 13-year-old girl was among the people whose lives were lost to alcohol over the last two weeks, sparking public outcry about the dangers of alcohol consumption to the community in Karenga. The other incident involved a couple, suspected to have taken excessive alcohol leading to the death of the wife and the husband in one day.
09:56
09:56

23-Year-Old Returns to Court for Announcing President Museveni Dead

Jamir Ssekyondwa, a resident of Kabunyata Trading Centre in Kamira Sub-County, Luwero district first appeared in court on Thursday, July 15, 2021, before Luwero Chief Magistrate Samuel Munobe. He was charged with offensive communication contrary to section 25 of the Computer Misuse Act, 2011.
09:25
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Acholi MPs Want Gen. Moses Ali Probed for Fuelling Violence in Apaa Kilak North County 6 2

The land in question was gazetted as East Madi Game Reserve under Zoka Forest in 2012 by the Adjumani District Council, a decision that sparked a border dispute between Adjumani district in West Nile and Amuru district in Acholi, as communities in Amuru argued that the land, which was declared a wildlife reserve is their ancestral land.
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Kyanja Resident Injured in Curfew Operations, Accuses Police of Stealing from Him 5 2

Abdullah Wakubona, a resident of Kyanja, in Nakawa Division says he was intercepted minutes to 7 pm about a week ago. Within a moment, he recalls that he was beaten up by combined security teams of Field Force and Local Defence Units personnel from Kyanja Police Station who were deployed to enforce nighttime curfew guidelines.
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