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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.
20:48
20:48

Pastor Sentenced to 7-years For Defilement high court

Prosecution led by the Rukungiri District Resident State Attorney, Richard Muhereza told court that Twebaze defiled his victim a senior one student of Grace High School Kisiizi in Kisiizi Upper trading Center in Nyarushanje Sub County on December 17th 2016.
20:35
20:35

Broadcasting Porn: UCU Student Out On Bail social media

Rukundo applied for bail on grounds of ill health and the fact that she has a right to bail. The State Prosecutor, Emily Ninsiima didnt object to the bail application.
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.
19:43
19:43

Drama As Kitatta's Trial Resumes in General Court Martial kitatta abdullah 1

Kitatta is charged together with ten others for unlawful possession of firearms and Military equipment contrary to section 161 of the UPDF Act.
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.
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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.
18:26
18:26

Museveni Returns Tax Procedures (Amendment) Bill to Parliament report 1 1 Top story

However, President, Museveni wants parliament to reconsider the Tax Procedures Amendment bill, 2018 and delete Section 20 6. In his letter to the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, Museveni notes that once maintained in its current form, Section 20 6 will encourage non-compliance by tax payers while filing their annual tax returns.
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.
17:50
17:50

PSU Investigates Kyotera DPC over Missing Pistol lameck kigozi 4 1

On July 6th Kayongo lost his pistol to a group of thugs that disguised as soldiers of Special Forces Command-SFC. They claimed that they were an advance team deployed ahead of President Musevenis visit to Kyotera district.
17:34
17:34

Indian Prime Minister to Address Parliament 1 1

Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah on Tuesday said that Narendra Modi, who is expected in the country on 24th July to hold bilateral talks with President Yoweri Museveni was to address Parliament on Wednesday, 25th at 10:00am.
17:14
17:14

Father Arrested for Injuring Children over Homework children act 2016 2 1

Byaruhanga noted that Police has preferred a case of child abuse against Kayiza and her girlfriend Sserumaga whereas the mother is being hunted over desertion.
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 4 1

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.
15:57
15:57

Minister Onek, Basajjabalaba Snub Land Probe 1 3

Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, the Chairperson of the Land probe summoned Onek last week, to appear before the commission today in relation to threats and insults he reportedly hauled at Steven Irumba, the former Tooro Kingdom Premier.
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.
15:27
15:27

Attacks on Lake Albert Linked to DRC Gangs fishing gear 1 1

John Stephen Ekoom, the Hoima Resident District Commissioner, explains that the attackers are not Congolese government soldiers as earlier alleged. He says that the gangs operate along the shores of Lake Albert.
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Central Bank Not Obliged to Bailout Distressed Banks – Mutebile crane bank 1 5 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.
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