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May 2019 37 results
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Professor Apollo Nsibambi October 1940- May 28 , 2019 1 3 Top story

Born on October 25, 1940, Nsibambi has lived an illustrious life as an academic, first non-Head of State Chancellor of Makerere University, Minister and long-serving Prime Minister under, President Museveni .
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Hearing of Kaweesi Murder Suspect Bail Application Flops 2

Justice Margaret-Oguli Oumo told the defense lawyers and sureties of the suspects in her chambers that Justice Mugambe was unwell and would be available on June 17th 2019.
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21:25

Student Drowns in Pond

Nuwamanya reportedly escaped from school around 5:20pm on Tuesday evening with his friends to swim in the pond belonging to Yonah Kanyomozi, a neighbor to the school.
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Bakkabulindi Holds First Sports Association Forum Meeting

Addressing the leaders of various national sports associations on Tuesday, the Sports State Minister, Charles Bakkabulindi, said they were unable to convene the forum for the last five years because the National Council of Sports had to address other priorities.
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Embassy Website Displays Dead Minister as Part of Cabinet member 1 Top story

The official website of the Ugandan Embassy in Brussels still displays Maria Mutagamba as minister for Tourism, more than two years after she died.
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Tender Records Vanish From Rakai Registry missing documents 1

According to Kwizera, poor record management compromises value and importance of records within the procurement process with most documents being unavailable and unreliable.
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Ex-Prime Minister Prof. Nsibambi Dead 1 Top story

Nsibambi served as prime minister from April 1999 to 2011, making him the longest occupants of the premier’s office.
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Iron Bar Hitmen Kill One in Hoima murdered 1 Top story

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region police spokesperson, says the attackers waylaid Mujuni near Kalegete secondary school in Kiryetete West in Kahoora division in Hoima Municipality on Monday night on his way home.
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6,000 Suspected Defilers Arrested Last Year 1

Grace Akullo, director of Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) says there was a significant increase in defilement cases in 2018 compared to 2017 a reason the number of suspects arrested and charged in court skyrocketed
17:52
17:52

Lango Leaders, CSOs Condemn Increase in Mob Justice Human Rights

Up to 11 suspected thieves have been lynched and burnt to ashes in the districts of Lira and Kole since July 2018. They include 32-year-old Solomon Odongo, a resident Anai village, Lira Sub County who was accused of killing a mobile money operator and escaping from lawful custody. On April, 17th, 2019, Jasper Okello Ongu, a local trader at Bala Trading Centre in Kole district was killed and the remains burnt to ashes. Just after a day, another suspected thief identified as Jimmy Owiny, a resident of Alito Sub County in Kole district was beaten to death and his body was set on fire.
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Constitutional Court Dismisses Petition against Tobacco Control Act BAT

In its petition, BAT argued that the Tobacco Control Act was unjustifiably enacted to single out the tobacco industry that amounts to a ban on the right to trade and consume a legal product in contravention of the right to freedom from discrimination.
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MPs Summon Muhakanizi Over BoU Audit Queries bank of uganda 5 1

Prior to the commencement of the meeting, MPs asked BoU officials to name the person responsible to account for funds availed to the Central Bank.
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Gov't Dragged to Court for Excluding Mbale From List of Approved Cities Mbale city 1

He also wants court to issue orders prohibiting the cabinet, Local government Ministry and any other government departments or agencies from implementing the May, 20th cabinet resolution until 'Mbale City' is included on the list of approved cities that are to become operational effective July, 1st, 2020.
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USMID Earmarks UGX. 4B for Moroto Municipality 1 1

Moroto Town Clerk Isaiah Tumwesigye says that the money under the second phase of funding to Moroto municipality will be used to improve road infrastructure in the municipality. Tumwesigye said that the second phase will also prioritize environmental protection and community empowerment programs.
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Kampala Overtakes Masaka in Kidnaps 1

Police explained that 39 cases were still under inquiry by the end of the year, 61 cases were put away, 19 cases had suspects committed to High Court, 45 cases were still pending in court while 12 cases secured convictions.
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Cabinet Approves National Intellectual Property Policy, 2019 1

Cabinet has approved the National Intellectual Property (IP) Policy. The sole purpose of intellectual property law is to allow the people who create and invent things to profit from their work.
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Kato Lubwama Suit: Parties Refuse to Receive Judgment habib buwembo 1

Justice Cheborion Barishaki asked the parties to return to allow court two after two weeks, saying his colleagues Justice Obura and the Deputy Chief Justice, Alphonse Owiny Dollo are out of the country.
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Government Takes Over Determination of Garbage Collection Fees in Kampala

Currently, the companies charge between Shillings 3000 and 30,000 monthly for garbage collection from residential and commercial buildings, which they decide without involving Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).
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Cabinet Approves UGX 86B Loan for Geological Mapping 2

Cabinet has approve plans to borrow 20,622,435 million Euros (approximately 84 billion Shillings) for the Airborne geological and geophysical survey mapping in Karamoja.
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Three Killed in Village Fights Jinja 2

Trouble is said to have started on Sunday night when Kaladi and Muwanika led a gang of youth who thumped Ssajjabi to death at a night party at the residence of Steven Ngobi in Namalemba village.
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