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23:00

Security Tight in Moroto As Revelers Prepare to Usher in New Year

Military presence in town is a common sight with night patrols in a move to ensure that there is adequate security in the district.
22:47
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Environmental Degradation is Uganda's Biggest Problem-Museveni State House 2 1

According to Museveni, the biggest problem the country is facing now is disrespect for the environment which has led to the several deaths especially in disaster prone areas.
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18:57

Christians Gather for Overnight Prayers at Namboole 2 2

Gates at Namboole opened at 8:00 am with a blood donation exercise and free Hepatitis B testing.
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Criminals Cornered as New Security Measures Begin to Bite-Museveni State House 1 1

The 10-point security plan was first announced after a shooting which claimed the life of then Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga, who was gunned down by gunmen near his home in Kawanda, Wakiso district in June 2018. This also followed a series of similar incidences involving high profile nationals, gunned down in different parts of the country.
18:06
18:06

South African Musician Yvonne Chaka Chaka Deported 1 2

According to Police Spokesperson, Yvonne Chaka Chaka was deported for having arrived into the country to perform using an ordinary Visa which does not allow her to work or perform at any music show
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18:00

Six People Killed as Truck Rams into Roadside Building health center 1

Eyewitnesses say that a Fuso Truck registration number, UBA 213 N loaded with sacks of Sugar from Mayuge Sugar Factory lost control, swerved off the road and rammed into a building. There were 15 people in the building by the time the tragedy occurred.
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17:50

One Collapses Dead at UPDF Recruitment in Mbale 2 2

Telesphor Turyamumanya, the UPDF 3rd Division spokesperson said that Wokoli completed the run and later collapsed. He says that the Military medical team deployed at the recruitment centre tried to recuperate Wokoli in vain and rushed him to Mbale Hospital.
17:19
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Masaka Residents Paid Highest for Goods and Services in 2019 1 1

Aliziki Kaudha Lubega, the director macro-economic statistics at Uganda Bureau of Statistics, told reporters on Tuesday that prices of goods and services increased by 6.8% in Masaka for the year to December 2019, higher than any other region.
17:06
17:06

Entertainment Places in Kampala Gear Up For New Year Celebrations sheraton hotel 2 1

Thousands of people have also started flocking Lubiri for the Enkunka concert where South African Musician Yvonne Chaka Chaka is expected to perform.
16:27
16:27

Hundreds of Christians Converge For End of Year Prayers kololo airstrip 2

At Old Kampala Secondary School, preparations for overnight prayers were swift with chairs and the stage already set up by mid-morning. The prayers will be led by Bishop David Livingston Kiganda of Christianity Focus Ministries.
16:04
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Motorcyclist Knocked Dead By Speeding Lorry in Packwach 1

The accident which occurred on Tuesday involved a lorry registration number UAG 573 Q belonging to Mukwano Group of Companies. The lorry knocked three people who were on the motorcycle, killing the rider on spot.
15:43
15:43

West Nile Leaders Hoping For Better 2020 focus on 2020. 3 2

Charles Collins Andaku, the Bishop of Madi West Nile Diocese, said 2019 has been a blessed year which saw the diocese achieve all that it had planned. This includes the diocesan convention, planting of thousands of trees, ordination of several clergy and the overall crowning with Golden Jubilee celebrations of the diocese last Sunday.
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14:53

Demand For Plastic Chairs in Kampala High Ahead of New Year Festivities overnight prayers 1

A high demand for plastic chairs for events in Kampala ahead of the new years celebration has led to a scarcity, with many events organizers failing to get chairs.
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14:36

Provocation, Frustration Prompting Wanton Shootings by Armed Personnel 3 2

Barely three weeks ago, LDU personnel killed their commander Corporal Simon Emuron, after an alleged disagreement in Kisekka Market. This incident came on the heels of ongoing investigations of LDUs who had killed civilians; Jimmy Ssetumba, a car dealer in Rubaga Division and Samuel Odukur, a resident of Buyala, Wakiso, among others.
13:43
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Additional Tests Required for Imported Drugs-Uganda Pharmacuetical Society Ministry of Health 1 1

Samuel Opio, the President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Uganda says that while drug recalls are common, NDA is mandated to make sure that all the products that end up on the market are safe.
13:14
13:14

Lack of Titles Exposes Lwengo Health Centres to Land Disputes 2 1

Lwengo District Council Speaker William Matovu Saitoti says that they have received notices from two of the claimants demanding that the district either pays exorbitant sums of money in the ground rent or relocate the facilities.
13:12
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Lusanja Residents Appeal High Court Judgement Medard Kiconco 2

On Tuesday morning, the residents filed their appeal basing on six grounds challenging the Judgement delivered in October 2019 by Justice Tadeo Asiimwe of the Land Division of High Court.
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12:42

Traffic Police Deployed at Entebbe Beaches to Tame Drunk Drivers 1 Top story

The police will also be holding joint patrols with the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF, to ensure that no revellers and swimmers are in the waters by 6 p. m. There shall also be no burning of tires and firing of bullets as part of celebrations.
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12:02

Sebei Women Sign Petition to End FGM Action Aid Uganda 2 3

On Monday, the women signed the petition at Noah’s Ark Hotel in Kapchorwa town during a dialogue meeting on the Cross-Generational Alternative Rites of passage in opposition to FGM in Sebei and Karamoja Region where FGM is practiced.
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Results Rule Out Measles/Rubella Vaccine as the Cause of Death for 5-year-old WHO 2 1

The five-year-old boy was among millions of children who were immunized with the Measles and Rubella joint vaccine that has since been introduced into the country’s immunization schedule. But he, and his siblings developed a skin rash and red eyes, which, according to family members, was in reaction to the vaccine.
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