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Ugandan Biologist Awarded for Fighting Depression in HIV Patients

Nakimuli is recognized for using psychotherapy as treatment of depression and alcoholism in Ugandans with HIV. She is working with service providers to integrate depression screening with HIV-treatment, as well as to include local communities in discussions of depression to help de-stigmatize the illness.
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Law Society Representative At KCCA Sues EC uganda law society

In his petition, Kanduho argues that he was elected for a five year term in 2013, which elapses in November 2018. According to Kanduho, immediately after his elections, Jennifer Musisi, the KCCA Executive Director, gave him instruments to run for five years.
18:34
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Museveni Pledges to Payoff Landlords land evictions 4

Museveni told a campaign rally at Nakawuka parish in Wakiso district this afternoon that with an increase in land wrangles across the country, government will amend the objective of the Land Fund to create resources to buy out land from landowners.
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CSOs Seek Compensation for Ugandan Maids in Saudi Arabia 1

The petition comes three weeks after the Ugandan government announced a temporary ban on exportation of labor to Saudi Arabia becoming the fourth country after Indonesia, Ethiopia and the Philippines to ban their nationals from traveling to Saudi Arabia to work as domestic workers over concerns of abuse.
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IGG Slaps Fresh Charges Against Kazinda kampala uganda

The Inspectorate of Government has slapped fresh charges of illicit enrichment against the embattled accountant.According to the charge sheet before the Kololo-based court, Kazinda was allegedly found in possession of property worth Shillings 3.1 billion and vehicles worth Shillings 769.4 million, which are not commensurate with his known source of income.
16:03
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Government Unveils Women Entrepreneurship Programme 3

UWEP will provide unemployed women, widows, survivors of gender based violence, women living with HIV, women heading households and women in hard to reach areas with affordable credit, technical advice, information on value addition and market access for goods and services.
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Fort Portal Braces for Parliamentary Candidates Debate 3

The debate, to be held this Friday, will feature candidates contesting for the Fort Portal Municipality parliamentary seat and contenders for Kabarole Woman MP Seat.
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NRM Panics As Besigye Makes Inroads In Luweero Villages 6 1 Top story

Bwanika Bbaale, the Luweero FDC party chairperson, says they decided to change their campaign strategy after realising that NRM has been winning in villages. He says following Besigyes campaign rallies in the villages, the party has registered 670 volunteers in 67 out of 91 parishes in Luweero.
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FDC Supporters Order Independents to Remove Posters at Campaign Venue

Kassim Kyazze, one of the organisers of Besigyes campaign rally in Katwe, said, they wouldnt allow any independent candidate from displaying their campaign posters or campaign during Besigyes rally.
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High Court Freezes Madi Okollo MP Elections 2 2 Top story

Justice Vincent Okwanga made the ruling this morning in his judgment on a petition in, which the incumbent MP, Martin Drito filed a petition restraining Electoral Commission from nominating his NRM rival, Isaac Etuka citing flawed primary elections.
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UNRA Deploys Boat Services on River Aswa poor roads 1 1

Following the tragedy, private boat owners would charge over 5000 Shillings to transport a person across the river, a rate which left several residents stranded on a daily basis. Business was equally paralyzed as the districts of Pader, Agago, and Lamwo remained cut off.
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Business, Technical Exam Results Expected In Mid-March 2

Onesmus Oyesigye, the acting Executive Secretary, Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board, says their quality assurance department has already embarked on tallying the results.
11:03
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Police Officer Commits Suicide

Juma Hassan Nyene, the East Kyoga Regional police spokesperson, says Wamatoi developed a mental illness last week prompting his colleagues to notify his family in Budadiri Sironko to get him medication.
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UK Offers Training to URA Staff To Fight Car Thefts 2

Mark Naughin, from the UKs National Vehicle Crime Intelligence, told Uganda Radio Network, that the training is meant to plug loopholes in Ugandas customs points especially when dealing with car imports from UK.
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Kabale Municipality Fails to Open Access Roads kabale uganda 3

Scovia Ayebare, a resident of Mwanjari ward in Southern division of Kabale Municipality, says the failure to open access roads has given rise to unplanned developments. According to Ayebare, the municipality has not given any explanation for the failure to open the access roads.
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Ntungamo NRM Leadership Bars Independents from Museveni Campaigns 1 Top story

The Ntungamo District NRM party Vice Chairperson, Steven Tashobya announced the resolution while addressing NRM party mobilisers at Itojo Sub County headquarters on Tuesday. Tashobya explained that many independents campaigning for Museveni have been sending uncoordinated messages since they were not inducted in the process of campaigning for the party.
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