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Financial Technology Industry Better Regulated Today - Operators digital economy 4

The commonest of these services has been the growth on electronic finance that follows or is based on the mobile money mode, mainly focused on transfer or payment, but they have increasingly diversified into agriculture extension and trade, among others.
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Uganda Defeats Mauritius to Storm COSAFA Beach Soccer Championship Semis 1 1

The win puts Uganda at the top of the table with six points and straight to the semi final stage, while Egypt who also defeated Tanzania in the second Group B match have also booked a place in the knock out round.
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UPDF Soldier Arrested over the Murder of Young Boda Boda Rider 1

The suspect was arrested on Monday morning from Ntungamo in connection to the death of Gilbert Asasire, a 22-year-old originating from Kibangire cell Mwizi sub-county in Rwampara District.
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Don't Use Known Ebola Medicines on Sudan Strain in Uganda, WHO Warns Ebola outbreak

Now, even as cases are on an increase, the organization says health workers don’t have a lot of options but resign to supportive treatment to manage symptoms, offering psychosocial support and engaging in aggressive risk communication such that patients are referred quickly for isolation.
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England to Host She Cranes in Vitality Netball International Series 2 1

The team that departs later tonight will use the tour to intensify preparations for the 2023 Netball World Cup to be held in Cape Town, South Africa next year. It comes barely two months after Uganda finished fifth overall at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
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Experts Explain Why Gen Katumba Banned Using Timber in Constructing Slabs 3

According to the Executive Secretary of the NBRB Flavia Bwire, the now banned Steel-Timber-Concrete composite building method is a patented method by a Ugandan she declined to name, and has been used in the construction of a few storied buildings in Kampala.
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Uganda’s Fiscal Deficit Worrying, Finance State Minister Admits 4 1

Musasizi notes that the country’s tax contribution to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is low at only 13.5 percent compared to the government's expenditure which stands around 23 percent, leaving an annual deficit of over 9percent of GDP that must be financed by borrowing.
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DNA Confirm Body Retrieved from River Mpanga is For Missing Midwife 3

Mastula Namata 41, an enrolled midwife at Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital went missing on May 28th, after she was last seen at her residence.
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Security Personnel Recover Stolen Animals in Kotido 1

Col. Wilberforce Sserunkuma, the 405 Brigade Commander of Kotido said the recovery of the animals was part of the efforts in the ongoing cordon and search operations.
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Court Dismisses Jailed MPs Bid to be Part of Prosecution Witness Protection Application Allan Ssewanyana 2 2

In the application, the prosecutors prayed to have delayed disclosure of the identities of those witnesses, limiting the number of people to access the information and keeping the log of persons handling information related to those witnesses.
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UGX4.8Billion Collected in Operations Against Traffic Penalty Defaulters 3 1

Rogers Nsereko Kauma, the Kampala metropolitan traffic police commander, said that as of September 15, two billion, one hundred eighty-six million had been collected from penalty defaulters.
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Investigator Asks Court Martial to Reject Bail for NUP Supporters 1 2

Mubehamwe relied on an affidavit sworn by the the Investigator Musinguzi who told Court that the applicants have capacity to interfere with state witnesses as well as investigations.
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Purity Essentials Baby Powder Recalled from the Market over Asbestos

According to a warning Notice written by Meti Demissie Disasa, the Registrar COMESA Competition Commission, a batch of pharmaceutical-grade talc powder used as raw material in the production of finished powder products was tested and found with traces of asbestos
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Mabirizi Wants Bigirimana to Apologize to Justice Kisaakye

In an affidavit to support the application, Mabirizi contends that Bigirimana’s actions among others interfere with the judiciary which must be independent.
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10 Cooking Oil Brands, Edible Fats Recalled for Failing Standards Test 1 Top story

The Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) says that the brands from Bidco Africa, Pwani Oil Products Ltd, Kapa Oil Refineries Ltd and Menengai Oil Refineries Ltd. failed to meet the required standards as specified in the Fortified Edible Oils and Fats Specifications.,
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Experts ask Public to Take a Booster Tetanus Dose Every after 10 Years Ministry of Health 4

Dr Allan Muruta, the Commissioner of Public Health Emergencies at the Ministry of Health says many Ugandans are unaware of the correct schedule for tetanus vaccination and wrongly believe that the jab is given once in a lifetime.
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Lira City Residents Decry Noise Pollution 4

The residents note that noise pollution from nightclubs and places of worship has increased sound to unbearable levels and has failed them to realize basic benefits such as peaceful sleep.
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Three Shot in Bukedea Petrol Station Robbery Bukedea District 1 1

Oscar Gregg Ageca, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman says that the assailants shot at three staff working at the petrol station before fleeing with their mobile phones and an unspecified amount of money.
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Kenya Deploys Troops in Eastern DRC 2 2

On Friday, DRC President Félix Tshisekedi revealed that Kenyan troops would step into North Kivu Province soon and fight the M23 rebels.
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Jinja Hippos Defeats Kobs to Win Kyabazinga 7s player 1 1

The victory enabled the Hippos to maintain their winning strides in the now six nationwide sevens circuit series, with 109 points against second-placed Heathens who stand at 102 points.
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