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Rugby Africa Women 7s; Uganda Storms Semi-Finals 1 Top story

Two tries from Grace Auma and Peace Lekuru were enough to see the Lady Rugby Cranes Sevens overcome a resilient side in Zimbabwe as they bid to scoop the 2022 silverware.
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Zakatil Fitr Can be Paid in Cash- Deputy Mufti Semmambo 2

However, Deputy Muft says that the alms can also be paid in cash. He says that the wisdom behind Zakati Fitr is to feed needy people on Eid, which is a day of feasting. He wonders if all Muslims pay the alms in food items where the needy would get the rest of the items needed to prepare their meals.
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I Haven’t Been Convinced On Why DGF Was Closed-EU Envoy civic space uganda 1 3 Top story

In an interview with EU Ambassador, Pacifici, says that the EU under the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF) was supporting Independent media organizations, whose fund was halted by the President.
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12:45

Goiter Remains Neglected Surgical Conditions in Gulu Unyama Sub County 1 1

Dr. Kenneth Cana, the Gulu District Health Officer told the Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the medical camp has exposed a number of neglected surgical conditions, which include goiter and hernia.
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Lira District Receives Shs.48M Cashew Nut Seedlings 2 5

Hamilton Ogwang, the NAADs Coordinator for Lango and Acholi sub-region explained that NAAD's budget is being reduced and as a result, they have to focus on strategic crops like harsh avocado and cashew nut, which mature faster and farmers can reap from both the seed and fruits.
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11:59

National Building Review Board Constructs Materials Research Centre 1 3

Speaking at the launch of the construction works on Friday, Edward Katumba Wamala, the Minister for Works and Transport, said that the centre will revolutionize the construction industry.
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Land Wrangles, Domestic Violence top Rights Violations in Wakiso – Report 3 2

Titled "Wakiso District Huma Rights Situation Report" under the theme ‘Promoting human rights, advancing freedoms for communities in Wakiso', the report notes existing gaps in the realization and enjoyment of fundamental rights and freedoms within local communities in the district.
11:12
11:12

Where is Uganda Hosting Afcon from? afcon qualifiers 1

Decolas Kiiza, the Deputy Chief Executive Officer in charge of football under the Federation of Uganda Football Associations-FUFA, says that although Kitende was cleared to host the World Cup qualifiers, the provisional approval does not extend to the AFCON Qualifiers.
10:52
10:52

World Bank Group Give Pointers to Recovery of Uganda's Economy 3

Makuri Kariuki, the World Bank Uganda country manager, says that the five areas would create sufficient and quality jobs by accelerating a sustainable and inclusive economic transformation. The SCD 2021 update shows that Uganda’s economy had greatly improved and that the workforce in on-farm agriculture reduced from 71% to 62%. It also shows that there was an explosion in the services sector and a rapid increase in access to digital technology.
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Moroto Names 28 Suspected Cattle Rustlers Owning Illegal Firearms 3 1 Top story

George William Wopuwa, the Moroto Resident District Commissioner (RDC), says that they resolved to expose those with illegal firearms so that the communities pressurise them to surrender them.
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09:54

Gov't Finalizing Plans To Upgrade Kasese Aerodrome air transport 1 3 Top story

Fred Byamukama, the State Minister for Transport, says that once the airdrome is upgraded it will improve the efficiency and the cost of air transport within and beyond the country.
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MOE Resolve to Expedite Reorientation of Teachers on New Curriculums 3

According to the Education Ministry, a number of gaps have been identified in the delivery of the two curriculums with some schools failing to use the abridged curriculum and implement the revised lower secondary curriculum.
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FASPU Petitions Makerere to Stop Trying Lecturers Over Industrial Action MUASA 3 1

The affected lecturers are Dr. Fred Maniragaba, Dr. Anthony Tibaingana from the College of Business and Management, Francis Ekwaro, and Ezerea Kulisooma from the College of Computing and Information System.
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Renovation of Ruteete Health Centre III Excites Residents 2 5

Susan Wakanyemebwa, the Secretary of Bank of Uganda and head of the Bank of Uganda outreach programs, said the Central bank is engaging in corporate social responsibility in all districts across the country where they have got branches.
08:13
08:13

Police, Mbarara Hospital Sign MOU to Offer Emergency Services To Officers Uganda Police Force 4 1

According to Abilu, the move is aimed at ensuring that police personnel are not worried about health complications in the line of their duties. He says that the emergency services have been limited to Kampala, which required police personnel to travel to access the services.
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07:58

Africa Women Cup of Nations: Uganda to Face Hosts Morocco women afcon 1 Top story

The Crested Cranes, who will be returning to the continental showpiece for the first time in 20 years will be working fervently for a good performance as they battle Africa’s top women superstars who will take to the field in Morocco.
07:51
07:51

Deputy IGP Directs Police to Enforce Noise Pollution Law 3

Tumusiime urged the general public to work with the police to enforce the law and directed Division Police Commanders (DPCs) and Regional Police Commanders (RPCs) in different regions to ensure that the noise pollution law is enforced,
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07:41

Community Collecting Money to Purchase Sub County Land Adwir sub county 1 5

The new administrative unit, which borders Kapelebyong district became operational in the last financial year. It currently operates on the premises of Adwir HCII due to a lack of structures.
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07:31

Heavy Floods Hit Karusandara Sub County Again 2 4 Top story

Moses Mwebasa, a farmer from Kabuga village, says that the floods swept through his five-acre garden. He said similar floods swept through the village in 2020, destroying crops, and several houses and permanently displacing some families.
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Kaguta Bridge Commissioned Six Years after Completion 2 4

President, Yoweri Museveni pledged to construct the bridge in 2004. However, work on the bridge started in 2011 and was completed in 2016 at Shillings 1.4Billion. Although the community has been using the bridge, it had never been commissioned officially.
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