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20:51
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National ID Records to be Entwined With HIV Management System 5 1

Dr Nelson Musoba, the Director General of Uganda AIDS Commission says they are developing a tracking mechanism that will help address the lapse, by having the peoples National Identification details interlinked to the HIV central referral system for proper follow-ups.
20:40
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Maj Gen Kyaligonza Summoned for Assaulting Traffic Officer matayo kyaligonza 1

Kyaligonza, together with two of his Military Police guards are alleged to have assaulted Sargent Esther Namaganda, a traffic police officer while she was on duty guiding traffic in Seeta. The Military police guards who were arrested yesterday have since been identified as Peter Bushindiki and John Okurut.
20:28
20:28

Katikkiro Mayiga Upbeat about Changes in Buganda Cabinet 3 1

In the changes that were officially announced on Friday, Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II reduced the number of Ministers from 25 to 14. He named Patrick Mugumbule the new Speaker of the Buganda Lukiiko replacing Nelson Kawalya.
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20:10

Five People Injured in Nebbi Road Accident 1 1

The accident occurred when a Fuso truck registration number UBB 791Q with five people onboard overturned twice, about 50 meters from the Nebbi Catholic Diocese Cathedral. The driver Ocir Pastore was reportedly trying to avoid knocking a pupil of Nebbi Primary School in Nebbi town and a man who was pushing a bicycle loaded with cabbage.
19:51
19:51

Uber, Taxify Drivers Ask Gov't to Regulate Fares 3 1

Musa Kawunga, the chairperson of the association says that although both taxify and Uber started with a base fare of up to 8,000 Shillings about two years ago, the figure has been lowered to 4,000 Shillings, yet the companies take up to 25 percent of the pay as their share.
19:34
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Three Administrators Arrested after Sembabule School Fire school fires 2

According to the Southern Region Police Spokesperson Lameck Kigozi, the circumstances surrounding the fire incident have raised suspicion, leading to the arrest of the three.
19:16
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Women Push Kiwanda to apologize for Curvy Comments 3 2

Kiwanda reportedly said that Ugandan women were naturally endowed, nice looking, amazing to look at and should be used as a strategy to promote the Tourism industry.
18:27
18:27

FDC Condemns Kyaligonza, Rukutana's Impunity 2 1

Maj Gen Kyaligonza, also the ruling National Resistance Movement NRM vice-chairperson for the western region and a member of UPDF High Command, was captured on video, looking on as his bodyguards assaulted a traffic officer Esther Namaganda in Seeta, Mukono district on Sunday. Namaganda had reportedly stopped the generals vehicle from turning on the wrong way.
18:19
18:19

Day Care Proprietor Charged with Manslaughter uganda police force 1

Mirembe has been in charge of the minor, who was left under her care by her mother, who left the country for Greener pastures. The minor lifeless body was found lying with blood leaking from the head as she slept with other minors.
17:59
17:59

Anti-Riot Police Deploys in Mbaale Forest Reserve 3

Richard Luwondera, the LC 1 Chairman Nalongo village, says he has stayed on the disputed piece of land for the last 45-years and has nowhere to go.
17:57
17:57

Bad Black Quizzed for Insulting President Museveni social media 1

In the video in question, bad black while trying to explain that there is no way Bobi Wine could have stoned the Presidents vehicle, vulgarly abuses the president. Bad Black now faces charges of Offensive Communication and Criminal Libel contrary to provisions of the Computer Misuse Act and Penal Code Act respectively.
17:21
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Munyagwa Takes Over COSASE Leadership auditor general 6 1 Top story

Munyagwa described Katuntu as a great personality and a brilliant lawyer he was replacing. He appealed to the public not to compare his working methods with Katuntu because they are totally different people.
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IGP Should Promote Traffic Officer-Kadaga social media 2

The soldiers manhandled Esther Namaganda on Sunday when she allegedly tried to stop Kyaligonzas vehicle from making a U-turn in Seeta in Mukono district.
16:35
16:35

Fire Guts Another Sembabule School

The school director, John Ssekimpi, says he was shocked to receive information that fire had gutted the school because by the time the fire started there was a blackout.
16:18
16:18

Gulu Archdiocese Requires UGX 900m for Martyrs Day 4 1

Ten sub-committees have been instituted to help in organizing various activities. Msgr. John Baptist Kauta, the Secretary General of Uganda Episcopal Conference has been appointed the overall coordinator of the planning activities, while Gulu Archdiocese Vicar General, Msgr. Mathew Odong was appointed the chairman of the Central Organizing Committee.
15:45
15:45

CMI Operative, Two Others Convicted Over Acid Attack 1

Katureebe escaped with severe burns and was rushed to Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital, which referred him to Mulago National Referral Hospital for further management.
15:19
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Witch Who Sued Kadaga Thrown Out of His Home village 4 1 Top story

Akuze filed the case through his lawyers; Mangeni and Company Advocates at the Jinja High Court, demanding for a payment of 200 million Shillings for the service that allegedly propelled Kadaga through leadership.
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Human Rights Defenders Want Kyaligonza Investigated 4 1

Dr. Livingston Sewanyana, the Executive Director FHRI has condemned the assault on the traffic officer suffered, saying they want government to act against this kind of behavior.
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Insurers Trained on Resolving Oil and Gas Sector Risks 1

Uganda has six billion barrels of proven oil reserves, with the development stage already commencing. The development and eventual production will see between USD 15 to 20 billion invested in the country in the next 3 to 7 years in especially infrastructure like roads, an airfield, a refinery and an export pipeline through Tanzania to the international markets.
13:08
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Head Teacher Faces Demotion over Cancelled Results 3 1

Ssekiziyivu, the affected pupils and the District Education Officer were summoned by UNEB for interrogation, where it was confirmed that he was the mastermind of the cheating and that he worked with the help of invigilators to offer external assistance to the candidates.
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