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PAC Grills Law Reform Commission Over Diversion of Funds diverted funds 1 1

In the report, the Auditor General accuses Law Reform Commission of diverting 250 million shillings from other activities to organize the commission’s 20 anniversary celebrations.
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Speaker Directs Committee Chairpersons to Account for their Work 2

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has directed committee chairpersons to prepare to give an account of the work they have done since the commencement of the ninth parliament. She said that the chairpersons will on Tuesday appear before the house to account for the bills they have handled and inform the house on how many of those bills that have been enacted.
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Traffic Resumes Along Elegu-Nimule-Juba Road elegu border point 1

Ochan says that CHICCO, a Chinese construction firm was called in to fix the bridge. He explains that the company replaced the broken culverts, which has allowed traffic to resume operations.
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Obongi Residents Decide to Fundraise for Health Centre Ambulance lack of ambulances 1

Residents of Obongi County in Moyo district have launched a fundraising campaign to raise funds to buy an ambulance for the health centre IV after waiting for government to purchase one in vain.
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Kibaale Pastor Held Over Rape

She told URN on her sick bed on Thursday afternoon that Pastor Ngabirano went to her compound under the cover of seeking shelter from the rain.
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Museveni, Janet For Public HIV Test

President Yoweri Museveni and First Lady Janet Museveni will on Friday publicly test for HIV in a move to roll back the epidemic in Uganda.
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UK Cuts Aid To Uganda Over Graft opm prdp scandal

The United Kingdom has cut aid to the Ugandan government accusing its officials of stealing over 5.2 billion shillings in aid money.
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Mayuge Starts Enforcing Natural Resources Ordinance masaka district 1

Bongo explains that the attorney general approved the ordinance saying it does not contravene any national laws.
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Bull Sacrifice to Appease Spirits animal sacrifice Top story

No part of a bull is discarded as useless when the animal is slaughtered. Our photographer documents the process from the selection of the animal to when the meat is divvied up among the community in Karamoja.
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M23 Military Leader Held In Uganda m23 rebels

Brigadier Sultani Makenga, the commander of the M23 rebel group in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, has surrendered in Uganda.
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Councilors Want Moyo RDC Removed

In his motion, Didi accused Abingwa of absconding from office saying he could have lost interest to work in the district.
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Aswa Region Police Warns Cops Against Shooting Suspects shoot to kill 1

Okema says the rate at which suspected criminals are being shot on sight has become unbearable, warning that whoever is found guilty will face the law as an individual.
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Mengo Teacher Helping Poor Students to Join Prestigious Universities career guidance 2 1

Ssetuba who has so far helped three students join the same college says Mukiisa has a chance to pursue further studies at any university of his choice in the world.
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Power Theft In Eastern Region Worries Police

The illegal power connection in eastern Uganda is worrying the police in the region. Diana Nandawula, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says since power lines have been extended to various villages under the Rural Electrification Project, the number of deaths due to electrocution has tremendously increased.
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Mother of 7 Gives Birth to Quadruplets caesarean section 1 3 Top story

Doctors say this is the first time for quadruplets to be born in Soroti Regional Referral Hospital. Amuge is married to Simon Oromo (52). Oromo is a farmer and a resident of Opiiro village, Kaberamaido district. Oromo\'s cousin Ajali says the family is willing to give away the babies to a good Samaritan who can look after them well.
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Kibanzaga Arrested Over Election Petition Costs court costs

Court awarded Mawa 40 million shillings, which was revised to 26 million shillings after Kibanzanga appealed the ruling. He however failed to pay the money forcing Mawa to secure a warrant for his arrest.
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Communities Fail To Access Revenue From Wildlife Areas martin asiku 1

Communities neighbouring Kibaale National Park in Kabarole district have failed to access the revenue given to them by Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA).
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Kanungu Special Hire Driver Handed 15-year Jail Term for Raping Traffic Cop rape Top story

Prosecution led by Batson Baguma, the Rukungiri state attorney told court that on 14th May 2010 while in Kihihi town council, Kyomukama offered his victim a to the police barracks.
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Huge Expectations Await King Oyo tooro kingdom 4 1

Huge expectations await the King of Tooro, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, as he settles in his kingdom after completion of studies.
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Masindi Chief Administrative Officer's Vehicle Burnt vehicles

The white double cabin pick-up registration number UG 2962 R was parked at Masindi main hospital where it was found burnt on Tuesday morning.
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