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21:32
21:32

Kotido NRM Big Wigs Grumble Ahead of Polls 2 1

The tension came to the fore during the party meeting convened by the NRM Secretary General, Justine Kasule Lumumba at Good Shepherd Cathedral conference hall in Kotido on Monday.
21:11
21:11

Residents Flee Homes Over Security Threats bukuku sub county 1 3

The Rwenzori Region Police Commander, Peter Nkulega wondered how a whole community would be thrown into panic because of rumors. He assured residents that their area is secure, adding that those who have fled their homes should return.
20:05
20:05

Parliament Queries Reappointment of Blacklisted Accounting Officers minsitry of finance 1

Muhakanizi listed the affected accounting officers in his March 28th, 2018 letter to the Clerk to Parliament, Jane Kibirige. He accused the accounting officers of failing to account for funds under their votes.
19:36
19:36

Cabinet Okays Reduction of Mobile Money Tax accusation 3

According to Information, Communication and Technology Minister, Frank Tumwebaze, Cabinet has directed the Finance, Planning and Economic Developments Minister to prepare the amendment bill in consultation with the Attorney General.
18:48
18:48

Police Declares Kayihura's Former Assistant AWOL investigation 1 Top story

Baroza was the former Personal Assistant to the former Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura before he was deployed as the Uganda Police Force Liaison Officer to Algeria in 2017. He was recalled to the Police headquarters in May 2018 for reassignment in vain.
18:23
18:23

MPs Oppose Makerere University Tuition Increment 15 % fees increase 3

However Anna Adeke Ebaju, the National female youth MP questioned the basis for the increment. She explained that Uganda cannot benchmark with Kenya when it comes to the economy, because they are quite different.
18:11
18:11

Investigations Delay Confirmation of 1100 Police Cadets government 1

The investigations started in November 2016, just two months after the then Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura passed out the officers from Kabalye Police Training School. Munira Ali, the Spokesperson of the Inspectorate of Government, says investigations are still ongoing.
16:54
16:54

Kampala Bomb Blast Survivor Bedridden for Eight Years emmaus foundation 1

Today, he still recalls a sudden loud explosion hovering over the rugby grounds. He thought it was failed fireworks, But when the second explosion went off, he struggled to breathe. He could not walk, his neighbour was wailing, hundreds were scampering for their lives. This is the moment it dawned on him that the grounds were under attack. The explosion has ripped through the park, killing scores of revellers.
16:36
16:36

40 Transformers Vandalised political leaders 1 4

Speaking at a meeting in Mukono town on Tuesday, Mawaz says UMEME is sometimes stuck because it is too costly to replace the damaged transformers. He explains that UMEME spends more than 1 billion shillings to replace the transformers.
15:45
15:45

MPs Want Uganda Wildlife Bill Expedited problem elephants 1

Tabled before parliament in July 2017, the Uganda Wildlife Bill is meant to provide for the compensation of loss occasioned by wild animals from wildlife protected areas. Alum says that under the current provisions, the Uganda Wildlife Authority is incapacitated to handle the marauding animals and deal with compensation for loss of property arising from destruction by wildlife.
14:22
14:22

Central Bank Not Obliged to Bailout Distressed Banks – Mutebile crane bank 5 1 Top story

Mutebile explained that although the central bank was incessantly criticized when it took over Crane Bank in December 2016, Bank of Uganda had no other option other than putting Crane Bank under administration and later selling it.
14:00
14:00

Police Maintains Presence on Disputed Soroti Land soroti high court 2

Five bailiffs were severely injured when residents put up a spirited fight against an eviction order issued on May 22, by Justice David Batema. The order followed a petition filed by Moses Elogu, Petero Epalu, Joseph Eunyu, Charles Ajaku, Julius Otaya, Samwiri Eletu and Stephen Ewidu against one John Wabwire.
12:56
12:56

Bankers Decry Govt's Failure to Clear Domestic Arrears 5 1

Speaking at the Annual Bankers Conference at Serena Hotel this morning, Mweheire said the government arrears have now exceeded one trillion Shillings and advised that Ministry of Finance should put in place mechanisms to clear all the arrears on time.
12:16
12:16

Kamwenge Hand Washing Campaign Registers Success kyenjojo district 1 2

Tinah Kyomuhendo, a Community Health Worker at Kicheche health centre III, says that the facility no longer receives patients suffering from diarrhoea and dysentery.
12:12
12:12

Father Takes Over Daughters Mayoral Campaigns in Njeru candidate 2 1

Charles Mutasingwa is now exploring villages, holding rallies and door-to-door meeting on behalf of her daughter Diana Kagyenyi Mutasingwa, who is undergoing treatment in Nairobi, for suspected poisoning. Diana was reportedly poisoned two weeks ago during her campaigns in parts of Nyenga Division.
11:29
11:29

EC Advises LC I Losers to Seek Legal Redress 1

Michael Arinaitwe, the Assistant Returning Officer of Arua says whoever feels cheated or unsatisfied with the election results can go for redress in the courts of law. He faults voters for ignoring sensitization meetings and information issued by the Electoral Commission ahead of polling day.
06:58
06:58

Thugs Vandalise Property of Two Mayuge LC I Chairpersons people 1 1 Top story

According to Magezi, about 10 people raided his home at around 3:00am on Monday morning and started stoning his window panes and breaking the door. He was rescued by police, which arrived at around 5:30am and picked up some suspects.
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