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Moroto District Animal Disease Surveillance Team Boosted 2 1

The trained team is expected to diagnose, treat and report any suspicious animal illness to the district to enable timely intervention by the government. They are also charged with the responsibility of ensuring that no dead animal is eaten in the villages without clearance from the veterinary department.
20:33
20:33

Chewable Tablet Promises Better Treatment against Intestinal Worms

Mebendazole is one of the medicines recommended by WHO to treat intestinal worm infections in humans. This formulation is now donated to WHO by the pharmaceutical company Johnson Johnson, in aid of preschool children, an important group at risk for intestinal worms.
20:05
20:05

Land Dispute Involving Gen Aronda's Widow Resolved 2 1

In May this year, the Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters issued summons to Linda Aronda for questioning in relation to a piece of land that was bought by her late husband. Linda Aronda could later appear on May 16, 2018, and recorded a statement with the Commissions investigators.
20:03
20:03

EU Gives Ugx 120b to Refurbish Tororo – Gulu Railway Line 2 1

The grant is to support promotion of rural development as well as climate smart agriculture, particularly in Northern Uganda.
19:42
19:42

Lawyer Contests Court Verdict Against Expelled Students 2 3

The students had dragged the school to court challenging their expulsion by the Board of Governors over their alleged involvement in the planning of a violent strike in March this year. The strike was to reportedly protest religious discrimination, biased against the Christian students. The school is Muslim founded.
19:26
19:26

Venezuelan Arrested for Drug Trafficking drugs

Oyowesigire says that Doralys was later subjected to a thorough body check the Aviation Police and the Uganda Revenue Authority, officials. She was later found to have swallowed 114 pellets of Narcotics.
19:07
19:07

Gov'ts New Surveillance Plan Will Endanger More Lives-CSO 2

The group argues that new surveillance plans that were unveiled by President Yoweri Museveni this week would endanger more lives if implemented without a comprehensive data protection law.
18:55
18:55

Hearing of Review of Rwenzururu King Bail Terms Hits Snag thembo kistumbire 1 1

The Kings movements were limited to only the three districts of Kampala where he currently resides, Jinja and Wakiso for fear of returning to the kingdom that could refuel the clashes among his subjects.
18:46
18:46

Movit Boss Compensates Jinja Aldina Tenants land probe 4 1

Emmy Musasirane, the Director Birus Property Services Ltd told the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire-led commission today, that Birungi had settled the dispute with the tenants.
18:05
18:05

Northern Uganda Gets Ugx 160b for Climate Smart Agriculture 3 1 Top story

Cedric Merel, the EU Head of Delegation in Uganda said selected local governments will be assisted in the implementation of their respective local economic development plan LED as well as climate-smart agriculture CSA amongst smallholder farmers to help mitigate climate change.
17:52
17:52

90-Year-Old Woman Collapses to Death after Losing Court Case

The protest followed the death of a 90-year-old woman, who collapsed and died after losing a battle to reclaim 10-acres of land said to have been taken over the diocese. The deceased was identified as Maliseria Nakintu 90, a resident of Butale-Kaduggala village.
17:20
17:20

Sub County Chief on Spot Over Birth Certificate Fees local revenue 4

Cossy Nakabazzi, the Buwama Sub County deputy speaker, says that several certificates have been issued, but Nakandi has refused to account for the funds
16:39
16:39

800 Dogs Vaccinated, 190 Killed in Hoima Anti Rabies Drive vaccination 1 3

Hoima Municipal Veterinary officer Swalleh Kajuma says those killed were stray dogs that had been abandoned. Kajuma says this year the Municipal veterinary department intends to vaccinate 1500 dogs.
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Driver Arrested for Killing Pupil in hit-and-run Accident reckless driving 4 1

An eyewitness Joseph Sentamu said that the two pupils were knocked by a speeding vehicle while crossing the road to the nursery school in the morning. Ssentamu says that the elder sister, Nabawanda made a U-turn upon noticing the speeding vehicle, but it was too late to avert the tragedy.
16:12
16:12

Nurses Call off Planned Strike 1 2

The planned strike was called off following the signing of an agreement with government to annually review the working conditions of workers under unions.
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16:00

Christian Lawyers Urged to Promote Justice for All judiciary 4

Justice Owiny-Dollo says Christian lawyers should be the torch bearers in guiding the world to understand that the poor, weak and the underprivileged also deserve and can get justice. Owiny-Dollo says the greatest trial in the Bible was conducted by King Solomon, who had a difficult decision to justly handover the child to the right mother.
15:52
15:52

MUASA Chairman Asks Makerere Vice Chancellor to Apologize 3

Your directive to his person on 12th June 2018 is rather unfortunate and only an expression of your personal vendetta against our client which is unacceptable and brings disrepute to the respected office of the Vice Chancellor that you were elected to, Dr. Kamunyus lawyers say.
15:39
15:39

Cancer Institute Launches Literature to Guide Cancer Diagnosis 1 3

The literature will be disseminated to all district health centers and Community Health Extension Workers to enable early detection and treatment of different cancers
14:39
14:39

Museveni To Chinese: We Want Market For Our Agro Products president museveni 1

Museveni told the delegation that Uganda produces a lot of coffee, fruits, cassava and sim-sim and wants to set up industries to process the food products to add value and create job employment opportunities.
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Police Investigates Katikamu SDA School Over Fire Outbreak 2 1

Paul Kangave the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson explains that preliminary investigations indicate that fire broke out after result of electricity circuits.
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