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21:48
21:48

Parliament Lifts Cap on Committee Membership 4 1

On Tuesday, Ssemujju moved a motion to suspend rule 69 of the Parliament Rules of procedure, which requires the Committee of Rules, Privileges, and Discipline to consider any proposed amendment of the set rules and report to Parliament. Standing committees last two and half years and they are set up at the start of a new term of Parliament and again after two and half years while Sectoral Committees are departmentally related committees and their composition is determined at the start of each new session and these last one session.
20:44
20:44

Parliament Constitutes Committees Amidst Complaints From Some MPs 4 1

During the designation process by different political party whips, some MPs expressed dissatisfaction about the committees they were assigned to, saying they were not of their choice.
19:14
19:14

Muslim Lawyers Condemn Torture of Katumba Wamala's Shooting Suspects 1 Top story

The Acting President Uganda Muslim Lawyers Association, Isaac Kafeero, says in a statement that they are surprised that the sanctity of the rule of law being eroded by the organs of the state-mandated under the law to enforce and uphold the same.
17:08
17:08

Second Batch of Ugandan Olympians Departs for Japan Olympic games 2 1

Beatrice Ayikoru, Chief de Mission at the Uganda Olympic committee, says the team comprising four athletes will intensify training as they wait for the finals games.
16:25
16:25

Uganda Kobs Drawn Against DR Congo, Tanzania in CECAFA Challenge Cup 1 Top story

Ahmed Hussein, the Communications Director of the local football governing body FUFA, says that the team will depart for Ethiopia on Wednesday to have some training time before the final kickoff of the games on July 17, 2021.
15:54
15:54

Police Burst Makindye Housebreak-in Racket, Arrest 8 Suspects 1 1

According to Owoyesigyire, the suspects were picked up in an operation by Katwe police Division targeting groups behind a spate of robberies in Bunamwaya and Ndejje and Zaana in the past few weeks.
15:46
15:46

Last Batch of Ex-Officio Ministers Take Oath in Parliament 2 1

Those sworn-in are Attorney-General, Kiryowa Kiwanuka, Minister for Presidency, Babirye Milly Babalanda, Dr. Monica Musenero the Minister Office of the President Serviced in charge of Science, Technology and Innovation, Judith Nabakooba the Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Evelyn Anite, the Minister of State for Finance, Planning and Economic Development (Privatization and Investment) and others.
15:42
15:42

Pictorial; Express FC Officially Takes the UPL Crown Home 22

The Star-Times Uganda Premier League season 2020/21 ended prematurely after President Yoweri Museveni declared a nationwide lockdown as a measure to control the spread of COVID-19.
15:36
15:36

Gen Katumba Shooters Linked to 14 Murders 1 1 Top story

Maj Gen Lokech said today in a statement that they have since arrested a 12th suspect Huzaifa Wampa alias Kanaabe, who has been pinned as the person who fired bullets on the left side of Gen Katumba’s vehicle, using a motorcycle that was ridden by his colleague, Walusimbi who was charged last week.
14:46
14:46

Fort Portal, Koboko and Iganga Miss COVID-19 Relief Cash 3

Although the distribution of money was initially scheduled to end on Wednesday, the Minister for Gender, Labor and Social Development, Betty Amongi, told journalists that only 14 billion of the planned 53 billion Shillings had been sent out to the vulnerable populations in municipalities and cities.
14:26
14:26

Express FC Officially Crowned Champions of Uganda Premier League 1 4

The Federation of Uganda Football Association-FUFA President, Moses Magogo crowned the Red Eagles at a scientific event at the Star-Times offices on Soliz House in Nakasero on Tuesday morning.
12:20
12:20

From Thuggery to Cleaning the Streets: The Story of a Ghetto Youth 5

Kalanda was raised by a single mother after losing his father during infancy. He says that his mother worked small jobs selling food items in the market and vending on the streets to fend for her family but couldn't raise much.
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