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19:46
19:46

Rules Committee Finds MP Zaake Guilty of Indiscipline MP Francis Zaake 3 1 Top story

In its report, the committee confirms that Zaake made statements on his social media accounts of Facebook and Twitter and that the statements brought parliament into disrepute. The committee also says that Zaake was in breach of the rule on public trust and confidence under the Code of Conduct of MPs.
19:35
19:35

School Girls More Affected By COVID-19 Lockdown Says Twaweza Survey 4 1

Sauti Za Wanainchi survey found that nine out of ten of those who became pregnant in the previous six months were in school before the pandemic-related closures and a little over (56%) are planning to return to school.
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18:16

Shocking Videos of Obscene LRA Massacre in Barlonyo Overshadow Kwoyelo's Trial col thomas kwoyelo 1 1

As the two-hour video played, some lawyers from both the Defense and the State were seen leaving the bar and stepping outside the court to control their emotions after seeing scenes that included roasting of human body parts and bodies of babies apparently cut out of pregnant mothers
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17:33

SEACOM Integrates Africell Infrastructure to Power Broadband Expansion 5 1

Africell quit the Ugandan market late last year following a string of losses and consistent accumulation of debts, and SEACOM acquired some of its assets.
17:07
17:07

Rights Activists Launch Campaign Against Religiophobia 4 1

Vicente Kyabayinze, the Executive Director of East Africa Visual Artists, a human rights media organization says people are being left out in faith settings and denied opportunities in places of worship because clerics in some churches have powers to admit or expel believers.
16:59
16:59

Ministers Nabakooba, Magyezi Summoned over Nakawa-Naguru Land Row adhoc committee 1 3

Last week, Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Anita Among named a nine-member Adhoc committee to inquire into the Nakawa-Naguru land row.
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16:23

Uganda Targets Scoring More Goals Against Ethiopia - Coach Kiyingi 2 1

Kiyingi explained that he is putting more focus on the strikers who didn't perform to the expectations in the first leg, adding that his side needs more than two goals if they are to overcome a resilient side in Ethiopia.
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15:13

COSASE Queries Entebbe Passenger Terminal Modification Contract 1 2 Top story

In their report, the COSASE Chairperson, Joel Ssenyonyi notes that Seyani Brothers did not submit a qualified surveyor for the project as required in the standard bidding document.
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13:17

Persistent Flu and Cough in Schools Related to Seasonal Influenza -MOH Ministry of Health 2

Dr. Daniel Kyabayinze, the Director Public Health and Incident Commander told URN in an interview that samples have been taken off from children and a detailed statement about their findings and how well to be treated will soon be released.
13:04
13:04

Teacher Training Institutions Trained on Revised Lower Secondary Curriculum 4

Dr. Bernadette Nambi, the Deputy Executive Director NCDC noted that the teacher training institutions are expected to ensure that the forthcoming student teachers are conversant with the new lower secondary curriculum.
12:48
12:48

My Son Was My Only Hope-Father of Tortured Student 1 4

The deceased’s elder brother, Suleiman Lubanja told URN that they received a phone call from one of the coaches in the night, informing them that Junior had died after being hit on the head by a police officer.
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11:31

Agriculture Ministry Wants Sections of Animal Disease Act Deleted from Health Bill 1

According to Rwamirama, the Ministry of Health has retained some sections in the Bill which are the mandate of the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry, and Fisheries. He recommended that these including roles to be played by a veterinary officer need to be removed.
11:07
11:07

22 ADF Rebels Killed Since Inception of Operation Shujja 4 1

The Army Spokesperson, Brig Felix Kulayigye, says in the first operation, UPDF and Congolese forces killed three ADF rebels, four were killed in the second phase and fifteen were shot dead in a fierce fight last Sunday night.
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10:46

COSASE Faults Attorney General, Finance Minister on Entebbe Airport Project 3 1

The committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities, and State Enterprises (COSASE) recommended that the responsible officials from the two ministries should be held responsible for the flaws in the MoU that was signed between the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) and a Chinese company.
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09:53

Deputy Speaker Defers Tabling of National Sports Bill 8 1

Parliament had according to the order paper scheduled to have the Bill for its first reading by a private member, Moses Hassim Magogo, the Budiope East Member of Parliament.
08:40
08:40

Private Sector Tables List of Demands for EAC President's Summit

The business community in East African Community feels the bloc's political leaders have not done enough for regional trade to flourish.
08:19
08:19

Mak Suspends 8 Over Mitchel, University Hall Clashes Makerere University 2 2

In the suspension letter to the affected students, Professor Henry Alinaitwe, the Acting Makerere University Vice-Chancellor, said that over 150 windowpanes across 91 windows at both Mitchel and University Halls were shattered.
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