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20:44

Parliament Passes New Law to Regulate Sugar Industry the sugar bill 2016 1

There has not been a comprehensive law to regulate the sugar industry, which has led to a fight between the out growers and the millers, and conflict between the giant sugar manufacturers and new players in the industry.
20:29
20:29

MPs Condemn Excessive Force Used to Quell Lira Protests lira chaos 2

The MPs under the Lango Parliamentary Group have described the events as unfortunate adding that the government should be held liable for using excessive force on a civilian population.
20:20
20:20

Infertility Blamed on Reproductive System Infections 2

According to Dr Afayo, on a monthly basis, the department registers at least 60 cases of infertility related complications, majority of which are as a result of worsened reproductive infections that can be prevented.
19:58
19:58

Police Faulted for Stifling Divergent Political Views uganda parliament 1

Aol told parliament that the state has continued to hide behind the Public Order Management Act to trample on the rights of opposition politicians by denying them a right to assemble and freedom of expression.
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19:49

Fort Portal Municipal Leaders Question Inflated Costs of Street Lights 1 1

The World Bank, through Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development USMID gave the municipality 756 million shillings last year to install the solar lights.
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19:25

Science Teachers Renew Salary Enhancement Demands 1 4

The president had promised graduate science teachers a salary of 1.9 million Shillings during this financial year while graduate arts teachers were supposed to stay earning 600,000 Shilling as they wait for a possible increment in the coming financial year.However, the move was vetoed by parliaments education committee.
19:03
19:03

Former Ayivu MP Dick Nyai Dead 2 2

Dick Nyai died on Wednesday at 2 pm at Arua regional referral hospital where he had been admitted for more than five days.
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19:02

Former BoU Executive Director Evades Bank Probe Queries 4 1

Bagyenda told the Committee to seek answers from the Bank of Uganda team since she had resigned from the Central Bank and did not have any evidence to support her responses.
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18:25

Kasese Municipality Seeks UGX 2 Billion for Completion of Council Offices 2

The construction of the chambers located in Kasese town was started last year with 500 Million shillings out of the required 2.5 billion shillings.
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18:09

78-year-old quizzed for changing statement 5

The Kalenge family claims to have bought 159 acres of land in Namavundu Village in Kasangati Sub County in Wakiso district from Templa Bisase Kalenge and Ruphas Bisase Kalenge, two of the four administrators of the Bisase estate.
17:58
17:58

Gov't Tasked to Enact Laws to Limit Children's Access to Alcohol child abuse 4 1

According to NGOs under the Uganda National NGO Forum, government needs to control the sale of alcohol to under-aged children.
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17:44

Eleven Imprisoned Over Murder in Moroto kamion sub county 1

Koel Nangiro, 28, received a 25-year jail term on Wednesday morning after on his own plea of guilt for killing a 10-year old girl only identified as Nasiru in 2015.
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17:26

ERA to Roll Out Nationwide Training of Wiremen 3 1

According to ERA Chief Executive Officer, Eng. Ziria Tibalwa Waako they have received funding from World Bank for the training. She said they will be skilling wiremen with certificates from recognized training institutions and will then be given permits to start work.
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17:05

Nine Committed to High Court for Susan Magara Murder 1

Court presided by Robert Mukanza, the Grade One Magistrate said that the absence of the prime suspect Patrick Kasaija also known as Patrick Agaba couldnt stop the committal to the High Court for trial.
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16:42

Man found with 90 Simcards Charged, Remanded theft 1

Prosecution told court that while at Kasanje town council in Wakiso district on November 5th, 2018, Kiwotoka was picked up with six mobile phones and 91 simcards from various networks believed to have been stolen from different people.
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BoU Liquidator Fails to avail Appointment Letter liquidation reports 1 2

Sekabira, the current Director in charge of Financial Markets Development Coordination at the Central Bank failed to present his appointment letter today despite an earlier directive by the Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises COSASE, committee.
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16:36

Fire Guts Sudhir's Timber Store farm 1

According to the Director Fire and Rescue Services, Joseph Mugisa, the fire is believed to have been caused by an electric short circuit from cables that were near the timber pile.
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16:00

1076 Police Officers Undergoing Training to Monitor CCTV advertisement 1 Top story

Felix Baryamwisaki, the acting ICT Director Uganda Police Force, says the training will equip the officers with skills to monitor different cameras, facial recognition and number plate recognition.
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15:53

Mubende CAO Seeks Advice on IGG's Directives desciplinary action 1

Jackson Kadumye, the Mubende District Information Officer, confirms the development saying that given the fact that the two civil servant implicated by the IGG are no longer workers of Mubende District, enacting disciplinary action on them could not be easily implemented.
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15:46

Parents Blamed for Increase in Teenage Pregnancy kabale 4

Statistics from the District Health Office indicate that 4,400 girls aged between 13-20 years, became pregnant last year. This year alone, the district has recorded 225 cases of pregnancy among girls aged between 14 and 18.
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