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19:07
19:07

New Law to Penalise Road Construction Companies over Human Rights Abuse 1 3

In 2015, the World Bank suspended funding for a 256 million dollar Kamwenge to Fort Portal Road after reports by the communities about the sexual abuses, while the Tororo-Kamdini Road contract remains suspended.
18:57
18:57

Uganda, South Sudan Authorities Counter Accuse Border Officials on Harassment 4 1

The matter was raised by the Tseretenya Bomah Chief of Ikotos County Peter Odwar in relation to an incident in which two nationals were arrested in Madi Opei Town Council, Lamwo district on suspicion of coordinating inter-border livestock thefts.
16:33
16:33

Prisons Get Guidelines on How to Handle Terror Suspects 1

Some of the areas of focus in the guidelines are; the separation of terror suspects from other prisoners, rehabilitation of persons convicted or remanded for terror-related offenses and training of prison officers on how to handle terror suspects.
16:00
16:00

UMSC Condemns Harassment of Muslim Students Over Veils Kyambogo University 1 2

Sheikh Juma Bakihik Cucu, the Secretary for Education at Uganda Muslim Supreme Council, says that unveiling Muslim females directly interferes with their religious freedoms enshrined in th Ugandan constitution.
15:43
15:43

Karamoja Miners Cry to Human Rights Commission over Exploitation

Goreti Nangiro, a marble miner at Nanyidik village in Rupa sub-county said many families, especially in Rupa sub-county, have been displaced by mining activities and the companies have refused to compensate the affected communities.
15:03
15:03

Stop Killing Suspects before Trial, Acholi Kadhi Begs Security 1 2

Sheikh Khelil told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Wednesday that the manners in which the police responded in combing out suspects, mostly Muslims linked to the terror acts have been ruthless.
09:41
09:41

Nine Candidates to Contest in Rakai Residual, By-elections 3 1

Sylvia Kyohairwe Tegyeza, the Rakai District Returning Officer Tegyeza asked the candidates and their supporters to adhere to the COVID-19 Standard Operating Procedures-SOPs and refrain from acts of violence.
08:59
08:59

61 Zombo Barracks Attackers Charged, Remanded UPDF 1

On Tuesday, the suspects appeared before the General Court Martial at Makindye where they pleaded not guilty to murder. The Court-Martial Chairperson Lt General Andrew Gutti remanded the suspects to Kitalya up to January 4.
08:11
08:11

Moroto Residents Accuse UPDF 3rd Infantry Division of Land Grabbing 3

John Robert Jaka, the Rupa Sub County Area Land Committee chairperson and former LC 3 Chairperson told URN that they have informed the UPDF leadership about the unlawful extension of the boundary but nothing has been done to solve the impasse.
07:16
07:16

Procurement Tribunal Seeks 100% Increase in Annual Budget 3

Gimara also wants the Ministry of Finance, Planning, and Economic Development to expedite appointments to the two vacant positions on the board and requests that the position is occupied by women. He was handing over the tribunal's 2020/21 report to the Finance Minister, Matia Kasaija.
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