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100 Kilometers of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline Arrive In Dar Oil and gas 1 Top story

A statement issued for the Tanzanian office of EACOP said the arrival at the port of Dar es Salaam signals the initiation of the main construction phase for this cross-border pipeline project.
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20:40

No Files and Pens: Uganda’s 2024 Census Goes Digital 1 5 Top story

It will be the first paperless census in Uganda conducted on hand-held electronic devices or tablets in all the districts.
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18:47

The 4th National Content Conference in Pictures

The pictorial highlights the just concluded 4th National Content Conference.
18:38
18:38

Constitutional Court Constitutes Panel to Hear Anti Homosexuality Petitions 1

This Panel will on Wednesday kick off with a hearing of the applications arising from the consolidated petitions before it can embark on hearing the main case on December 18th, 2023.
18:29
18:29

I Was Quoted Out Of Context on Homosexuality-Kyagulanyi 4

Speaking to the media at the NUP party headquarters at Makerere Kavule, Kyagulanyi said the NRM propagandists want to portray him as a supporter of homosexual rights to pit him against the population that is solidly anti-homosexual.
18:23
18:23

Raise Police Salaries to Match Army Officers- Retirees 1

Prof Samuel Ssejjaka, who was the Guest Speaker urged the retirees not to waste the decades of years they have served in the police force but venture into private security services such as consultancy.
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18:02

Businessman to Stand Trial for Aggravated Trafficking 1

Justice Andrew Bashaija ordered that Agaba should stand trial in the International Crimes Division of the High Court.
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17:10

Forensic Experts Revisit City House Fire Scene for More Evidence 1

On Tuesday, a URN reporter saw a team of forensic experts at the fire scene picking anything that would be of evidential value as police establish the cause of the fire.
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Gov't Seeks to Give Land Ownership Rights to Refugees for Credit Access 6

Soko Uganda, a Buy Uganda, Build Uganda online shopping platform had joined micro-lender UGAFODE, to enhance financial inclusion for women refugees and ease their trade activities
16:03
16:03

Global Spending On Health Reaches US$ 9.8 Trillion-Report

According to the report, the distribution of this spending remains grossly unequal whereby public spending increased elsewhere across the world apart from low-income countries where government health spending decreased and they relied for a big part on donor aid.
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Prisca Chesang Suspended for Alleged Doping 1

“There are things we are doing we educate our athletes we have even employed a doctor, Doctor Chebet Martin to do anti-doping seminars, but now children when they go out, you don’t know what to do, I have nothing to say about it.” Otuchet said
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13:03

Agricultural Cooperative Moves to Establish Mechanization Hubs in Northern Uganda 1 2

Robert Achac Okok, the Chairperson of NUTOFA says the agricultural mechanization hubs will be stationed in the regional cities of Lira, Gulu, and Arua while another hub will be established in Moroto Municipality catering for the Karamoja sub-region.
12:31
12:31

Inter-Parliamentary Games: Uganda Wary of Rivals Kenya in Golf Showdown 2

Thomas Tayebwa, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament who is expected to lead the golfers in their first campaign of the tournament at Kigali Golf Club said his team is aware of their rivals’ abilities but ready for the showdown.
12:28
12:28

Over 150 Young Mothers Graduate in Sironko 1

Umar Kiswiriri, the Qualifications Officer in the Directorate of Industrial Training under the Ministry of Education and Sports, who was the chief guest, urged parents to motivate their children to pursue vocational courses. He noted that while the government cannot employ all these youths, it can attract investors to establish factories that could provide employment opportunities.
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12:08

Sand Quarry Buries Mother, Child in Kabale

In July 2022, Emmanuel Twishime from Mariba village, Nyamiyaga parish, Rubaya Sub-County, Gicumbi district in Rwanda, met a similar fate while mining sand in Kiyovu village, Kacerere ward, Ryakarimira town council in Kabale district.
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11:28

PCAU to Translate Palliative Care, NCD Information to Vernacular 3 1

Addressing attendees at the 8th annual gathering of palliative care providers in Kampala, Mark Donald Mwesiga, the executive director of PCAU, emphasized the lack of awareness among rural communities about non-communicable diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and high blood pressure.
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10:23

Algerian-Educated Students Battle for Qualification Equivalence, Recognition from Professional Bodies 8 1

These students embarked on diverse academic journeys, pursuing STEM bachelor's and master's degrees across fields like medicine, allied health, engineering, architecture, and beyond. On average, those voicing their frustrations have dedicated between 4 to 7 years to their studies in Algeria, with some in the medical field spending up to a decade pursuing their education. But National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) has since then failed to acknowledge his qualifications, leaving him unable to secure professional license, contracts, find employment, or advance his studies.
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Jinja ADF Suspect Mentally Stable- Psychiatrists 1

JATT in a joint statement released by Fred Enanga, the Police Spokesperson has said psychiatric examination by a team of experts had confirmed beyond doubt that Nyanzi has just been disguising.
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DR Congo Conflict: Neighbors Recommit to UN's Ten Years old Framework 5

Speaking at the opening of the second retreat of the High-Level Political Group of the United Nations Regional Strategy for the Great Lakes Region at Sheraton Hotel, Kampala, Xia affirmed that the signatory countries have reaffirmed their dedication to adhere strictly to the framework. “I am pleased to report the continued commitment of the signatory countries to the letter and spirit of the Framework,” he said.
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