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Mar 2019 23 results
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21:01

Kasaija: Ugandans Could Benefit from Islamic Banking interest free loans 1

According to Kasaija, Ugandans have been reluctant to borrow from banks due to the high interest charged by commercial banks.
20:17
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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta Meets Kagame, Museveni 1

The impromptu bilateral meetings come on the heels of a simmering diplomatic stand-off between Uganda and Rwanda.
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Police Requests To Deport 14 Egyptian Nationals Forged visas

The request for deportation comes barely a week since the Egyptians were arrested by a team of detectives and operatives from the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence. Upon their arrest, they were detained at Jinja Road Police Station and their passports confiscated.
19:00
19:00

Businessman Cries Over Fake Land Deal 2

Nanfuka told the Commission that Kasule approached her to surrender the land title, saying he wanted to crosscheck with Uganda Land Commission to be sure that their tittles were still exiting in records.
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Two People Arrested for Possessing Government Drugs Jinja 1 Top story

The duo was picked up on a tip off by a vendor in Jinja central market who saw them unpacking drugs from their original boxes and transferring them into a sack.
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Mumbere Asks Court to Relax His Bail Conditions 2 1 Top story

Mumbere who appeared in court dressed in a white African Shirt escorted by dozens of his subjects signed an affidavit seeking court to relax his bail conditions.
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Kwoyelo Asks ICD to Transfer Him to ICC Gulu High Court

Speaking through an Acholi – English interpreter, Kwoyelo said he is sick and tired of waiting for justice in the International Crimes Division of the High Court designated to try him.
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FDC Asks Bobi Wine to Isolate “People Power Activists” Attacking Besigye 4 1 Top story

FDC’s preliminary investigations, Ssemujju said show that people power has been infiltrated by state agents who are being used to attack their party leaders, causing diversion among change seeking forces.
17:02
17:02

4 Arrested For Electric Cable Theft 2

The suspects were picked up by Reserve Force officers on patrol in Malongo Sub County in Lwengo district where a new power line is being established.
16:28
16:28

Ethiopian Airlines Accident: Police Commissioner Christine Alalo Confirmed Dead

In a statement issued on Monday afternoon, Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says Alalo was returning from Italy to Mogadishu in Somalia where she has been serving as acting Police Commissioner under the African Union Mission-AMISOM.
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Lawyers Demand Unconditional Release of Rwandan Nationals lawyer eron kiiza 3 1 Top story

Simon Peter Esomu, another human rights lawyer, called on Rwandan nationals to remain calm, saying they will continue advocating for their rights.
15:16
15:16

Peoples Government To Open Diplomatic Communication With Rwanda 1 4

The move, they say is aimed at calming simmering diplomatic tensions between Uganda and Rwanda. Rwanda, two weeks ago closed its Gatuna boarder in Kabale district, reportedly to upgrade their One Stop Boarder Post. The move, was, however construed as an attempt to slow down or stop entry of Uganda goods in Rwanda.
15:04
15:04

Family Rejects Body of Dead Inmate deceased

The postmortem report shows that Bamugemye died of blunt trauma on his head. Kisame faults Kirinya Prison authorities for conducting the postmortem in the absence of any family member.
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Govt to spend UGX 26BN on Education Sector Assessment 5 3

The main objective of the exercise is to ascertain the actual number of Education Institutions in the country, develop a sampling frame of education institutions and document the process of the Master list development. The exercise is scheduled to take place within the current school term from March 11, 2019 to April 30, 2019.
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14:28

University Students Want More Interaction with Supervisors mercenary 6 2

Ambrose Katungi Muhwezi, a Master of Public Health Student on Distance learning in an interview with URN said students at a Masters level usually find it difficult to progress with their research due to limited interaction with supervisors. He wants more emphasis to be put on workshops intended to have supervisors open up to students.
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Abductors of Ugandan Fisherman Demand Ransom Militiamen

The militiamen are said to have abducted Opio on March 1, 2019 during a raid on Kyehoro landing site.
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Farmer Counts Loses as Fish Pond Dries Up agriculture 2 1 Top story

Orone says he is expected to sell the fish between Shillings 10,000 to 20,000 but the pond has dried up.
11:20
11:20

Minor's Decomposing Body Recovered in Agago

Stephen Apila, the Parabongo Sub county LC III Chairperson, says the decomposing body was discovered by children who were hunting edible rats in the area.
08:03
08:03

UN Confirms 19 Staff Killed in Ethiopian Airlines Crash

The Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after takeoff from the capital Addis Ababa on Sunday, killing more than 150 people on board. The Boeing airliner bound for the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, took off at 8:44 am local time, losing contact with air traffic control at Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa, just six minutes later, according to news reports.
Mar 2019 23 results