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20:29
20:29

Pictorial: President Museveni Opens Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference

The conference attended by delegates from different countries including Canada, Australia, United Kingdom (UK), Kenya, Zambia, Malawi, India and others is under the theme “Adaption, Engagement and Evolution of Parliaments in a rapidly changing Commonwealth.”
20:13
20:13

CAA Awarded for Outstanding Security, Safety Performance 2

The International Civil Aviation Organization is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It codifies the principles and techniques of international air navigation and fosters the planning and development of international air transport to ensure safe and orderly growth.
20:00
20:00

Case of Kololo Hospital Proprietor Flops 1

On Thursday, the Grade One Magistrate of City Hall Court Karungi said that she had been informed that the prosecutors were attending a workshop and the case could not proceed.
19:43
19:43

Climate Change Experts Court Commonwealth Delegates on Fund 1

Uganda’s climate change experts are pushing for mainstreaming of ministry plans and requirements for certificates of compliance by Parliament before the budgets are approved.
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19:34

Hep. B Drug Recalled over Packaging Error, Not Safety Issues- NDA 1 3

According to the national drug regulatory body, the Cipla recalled Hep B drug - Texavir is safe for human consumption
19:15
19:15

Tooro Kingdom Royal Stool Caretaker Passes on Oyo Nyimba 1

At the time of his death, he had served as the royal stool caretaker, Omukoona, for King Oyo for 24 years.
18:55
18:55

Buruuli Chiefdom Petitions Land Probe Over Lost Land Buganda Kingdom 1 4

Presenting the petition, Lead Petitioner and Deputy Attorney General Sande Bwanga Rogers said the dispossession was facilitated by the 1900 Buganda Agreement after the Baruli fled their land to live in exile in Lango and Teso sub regions. He urged the commission to ensure that the 1900 Buganda Agreement is overturned for the chiefdom to regain its assets.
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18:54

Misconceptions Affect Cancer Screening in Rukiga 1 2 Top story

Yusuf Silajje, the Coordinator of the Cancer Screening Program at Uganda Cancer Institute, says they found it very difficult to convince Rukiga residents on the importance of cancer screening since it starts without painful symptoms.
18:41
18:41

Taxpayers to URA: We Don’t Have Adequate Information On Taxes 1 3

Faridah Rwakabi, a trader from Lwakhakha on the border between Uganda and Kenya, said they had not seen any URA official in their community to help them understand tax matters.
18:30
18:30

Missing Kabarole 10-Year-Old Girl Found Dead 1

According to Rwenzori West Police Spokesperson, Lydia Tumushabe, Babeli left her home in Ngombe village at around 3pm on Wednesday to go and fetch water from a nearby stream and never returned.
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Woman Sentenced to 2 Years for Feeding Step Daughter Menstrual Blood Annet Namata 1 Top story

In her judgment, Koburunga noted that she had reduced Namata’s sentence from seven to two years because she pleaded guilty saving court’s time and asked for lenience on grounds that she is a mother of three children.
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18:20

Panic in Maracha District As Suspected Ebola Patient Dies 2

Jino Leku 43 a resident of Ajure Hill village, Oluffe Sub County had gone to visit a relative in the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC. Five days after returning, he fell sick and was rushed to Kamaka Health Centre III on Tuesday night after bleeding through openings on his body.
18:07
18:07

FDC's Asinansi Nyakato in Early Lead results

Asinansi Nyakato, the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party candidate enjoying an early lead in Hoima Municipality.
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18:00

Okidi Police Post Closed Over Inadequate Personnel 2 3

William Komakech, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner says that the closure of the police post is in line with the policy that requires police posts with less than three personnel and human resource to be closed.
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17:49

Paralympics Committee Struggling to Popularize Disability Sports 1 3

Innocent Tuwmesigye, the General Secretary of Uganda National Paralympics Committee, says their efforts are yet to yield results. He is however optimistic that PWDs can challenge the boundaries set by society and aim to develop and maximize their potential as athletes.
17:26
17:26

Kaabong FDC Candidate Shuns Voting 2

At Camp Swahili Community NUSAF Hall, Adyaka’s polling station, polling closed without her voting. Charles Locham, a polling official says the candidate never turned up to vote.
16:55
16:55

Ebola Prevention Practices Relaxed in Public Places Ministry of Health 1 2

For instance, at the on-going Uganda – Congo cross border meeting organized to discuss how to improve preparedness for Ebola surveillance at Ugandan Points of Entry launched yesterday, nothing was mentioned about disinfecting or providing handwashing at Imperial Royale hotel even as delegates, doctors and government officials were from both the Uganda Congo Border and the Ebola ridden areas of North Kivu in Congo.
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16:44

Student Numbers Overwhelm Kyambogo University 6 1 Top story

According to Prof. Katunguka, it is this increase in student admissions that has prompted the university to open upcountry learning centers. So far, Kyambogo has created two learning centers in Bushenyi and Soroti
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16:24

Soroti Mayor, RDC Clash over Diversion of Road Funds 1 3

Paul Omer, the Mayor blames the RDC, William Wilberforce Tukei for falsely directing the State House Anti - Corruption Unit to arrest him and other municipal officials for allegedly diverting funds that were meant for roads to demolishing Soroti main market.
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16:01

Thugs Raid NGO, Injure Dutch Nationals Nakasero hospital

The Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the robbers raided the NGO offices, which also shelter 14 Dutch nationals and Ugandans in the wee hours of Thursday morning.
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