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Apr 2019 38 results
19:50
19:50

Major Barriers Persist in Addressing Maternal Health Challenges – UN Report 3 1

The report titled, the unfinished business, the pursuits of rights and choices for all, indicates that maternal death fell from 438 women per 100,000 live births in 2011 to 336 women per 100,000 live births in 2016 while infant mortality dropped from 81 children per 100,000 live births in 1995 to 43 children per 100,000 live births in 2016.
19:43
19:43

Tour Company Cons Tourists

The tourists who paid between 350,000 shillings to 1 million shillings were driven to the park by Mabare Tours and Travel and CEO Sam K. Mugabe. The trip to Murchison falls included offers of a boat cruise, game drive, and sightseeing.
19:03
19:03

Committee Set Up to Draft POMA Implementation Guidelines 4 1

The committee set up today is comprised of iPod council members—secretary generals of political party—represented in umbrella and Attorney General.
19:01
19:01

Three Karimojong Parents Arrested in Soroti Over Human Trafficking

Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga Region Police spokesperson confirmed the arrest of Anna Nakiria, Awasi Among and Tereza Ilukol, all residents of Lorunget village in Lopei Sub County in Napak district.
18:50
18:50

Headless Woman identified 1

Rogers Taitika, the Sippi Region Police Spokesperson, says the decapitated head was found 600 meters away from the garden where the torso was found.
18:48
18:48

CID Summons Bobi Wine for Defying IGP's Guidelines 1

In summons signed by Senior Commissioner, Joseph Obwana, on behalf of CID director Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGP) Grace Akullo, Kyagulanyi is accused of defying Inspector General of Police, Martin Okoth Ochola, who had earlier cancelled the Kyarenga Extra concert.
18:31
18:31

MP Zaake’s Case Starts in Arua MP Francis Zake. 3 2

MP Zake who was present in Court throughout the six hours of the hearing said he will keep fighting on until he achieves freedom from the State.
18:03
18:03

Ministry of Education Launches Online Student Loan Application

The system will manage the process of lending student’s money starting from the application stage, to the allocation of the funds, disbursement and recovery of funds. It will also give students the chance to keep up to date with their loan payments
17:55
17:55

Security Guard Arrested For Shooting Civilian

According to police, trouble started when two youth started a fight near Dabuliwo’s workstation. He ordered them to take their fight to another place in vain.
17:46
17:46

Defence Classified Budget Hits UGX 1.9 Trillion 2 1

The classified budget of the Ministry of Defense and Veterans Affairs has hit 1.9 trillion shillings for next financial year from 800 billion last year.
17:36
17:36

MPs Querry UGX 7 Billion FIA Regional Meeting 1 1

Members of Parliament have been left astonished by a Shillings 7.6 billion budget request by the Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA) to host a week long regional meeting.
17:22
17:22

Scientists Urged to Work Closely with Media 4 1

Dandaura says that the media and Science share different values like curiosity, objectivity, truth and innovation among others. He also said that both media and Science serve the community and therefore they should work together to publicise research and innovations that arise from science.
16:54
16:54

Three Kira Road Accident Victims Die 1

Patrick Onyango, Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, says that two people died in the wee hours of Thursday while the third died at around 9am.
16:38
16:38

Parliament Approves UGX 380BN Loan for CCTV Expansion Project 6

The Internal Affairs State Minister, Obiga Kania told the house during plenary all the 3,233 cameras will be installed by August this year. He however, observed 446 of the 1756 cameras are nonfunctional because of power issues.
16:30
16:30

MPs Approve Additional UGX 135bn for Water and Environment Sector

Parliament has approved a recommendation that an extra 135. 6 billion shillings is allocated to the Water and Environment sector in the financial year 2019/2020.
16:13
16:13

MPs Reject UGX 185m Extra Funds to FIA 1 3

Asubo told MPs that the authority requires extra 185 million shillings to cover a shortfall under their wage budget for their current staff.
16:01
16:01

400 Trachoma Patients to Undergo Free Surgery in Kayunga Kayunga District 3

In 2017, the MOH with support from RTI Envision conducted a baseline survey which indicated that Kayunga had an accumulation of Trachoma Trichiasis.
15:51
15:51

Court Registrar In Trouble for Assaulting Journalist Commercial court 1 3 Top story

Kisakye says the registrar damaged his camera destroying his lens.
15:07
15:07

MPs Ask Gov't for Detailed Phase Out Plan of Ordinary Passports regular passports 1 1

During the 17th Ordinary Summit of the East African Community (EAC) Heads of State held in March 2016, the Presidents launched the new EAC e-Passport and directed that issuance of the passports should take effective 1st January 2017 followed by a phased suspension of the readable East African and National Passports in a period of two years.
14:45
14:45

Parliament Approves UGX 13bn for Constitutional Review Commission electoral reforms 1

Parliament has approved Shillings 13.1 billion additional funds to the Justice and Constitutional Affairs to cater for processing of amendments to the constitution by the Constitutional Review Commission.
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