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Uganda on Food Security Threat Alert as Locusts Invade people 5 1

The Ministry of Agriculture has since passed out information warning the entire populace to stock enough food. However, the warning might have come in late as many people are likely to have already sold off a number of crops harvested in the recent farming season. Uganda last experienced a major locust invasion in 1961, with immense damage on crops which resulted in acute hunger.
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Inside Story: How Makerere Lecturer Appointed Student to Lecture Colleagues investigation 1 Top story

A university probe team assigned to investigate the matter found Dr. Kanakulya in breach of the university rules, regulations and procedures. The team has recommended that Dr. Kanakulya be referred to the university Appointments Board for Disciplinary Action.
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ADF Rebel Group Still A Threat to Uganda security 3 1

Nsobya says that Uganda is threatened by ADF remnants both within the country and abroad who are regrouping and plotting to launch violent attacks on unsuspecting civilians. Nsobya has said this during a sensitization meeting on the dangers of terrorism held at the Iganga district headquarters on Friday.
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NARO Investigating Reports of Tilapia Lake Virus country 1 2

Tilapia lake virus has been reported in countries like Kenya, and Egypt where it is believed to stop fish multiplication resulting into fish depletion from the lake and farms at large.
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Masaka Prison Seeks Isolation Unit for Mentally Ill Inmates mental illness 1 1

Laben Mwigo, the Welfare and Rehabilitation Officer at Masaka Central Prison says that the facility, built more than 50 years ago, does not have enough space to create an isolation ward or unit for persons with mental health challenges who find themselves on the wrong side of the law.
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MPs to Gov't: Explain Cause of Bududa Mudslides village 5 1 Top story

The Committee Chairperson, Jovah Kamateeka, said it is high time government traces and explains to the country the cause of the mudslides. She explained that people in the affected areas still face threats of future calamities since nobody knows what could have happened up in the mountains where boulders came from.
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Hundreds Fear Eviction By Buganda Kingdom resident 4 1 Top story

According to the occupants, they have been under threats of eviction since 2016 and are worried that Mengo through Buganda Land Board-BLB may evict them anytime without due compensation despite occupying land for more than 30 years.
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Bakaleke Reports Death Threats police 2 1 Top story

Assistant Commissioner of Police, Siraje Bakaleke, says he has been receiving life threatening phone calls since June this year.
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Kadaga: Kirumira Spoke Against Corruption, Indiscipline in Police uganda police 2

Prior to his assassination, Kirumira reported death threats on his life on February 28th, 2018 at Lungujja police station, saying unidentified people had trailed him with numberless motorcycles for a couple of weeks.
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Police Ignored Complaints of Death Threats From Kirumira investigation 1 Top story

Kirumira filed a complaint on February 28th, 2018 claiming that unidentified people had trailed him with numberless motorcycles for a couple of days and expressed fear for his life.
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Army, Police Surround Ntinda Church people 4 1 Top story

Several military and police trucks laden with heavily armed soldiers and police personally deployed strategically around the church premises located in the trading center of Ntinda.
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Arua Municipality: NRM Members Scared for Their Safety people 1 3 Top story

Joyce Lekuru, the Arua District NRM Vice Chairperson, said it has become difficult for their members to identify with their party colors.
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Former Tooro Premier Protests Withdrawal of Security people 3

Irumba explains that that the Office of the Prime Minister assigned him two police guards last year after unidentified people raided his farm and killed several animals before they drove away with several others.
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Kidney Transplant Case Suspect Granted Bail home

After striking the deal, Rwigambwa purportedly took Arinaitwe to Mulago National Referral Hospital and Agakhan Hospital in Kenya to ascertain whether he was a suitable donor and the results were positive.
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CAA Refuses to Compensate Evicted Agriculture Ministry Staff home 1 1

CAA Spokesperson, Vianney Luggya, says they will not compensate the evicted people, saying they have been occupying the houses illegally.
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New Global Health Guidelines to Tackle ‘Bad' Fats meat 1

Saturated fats are found mostly in foods from animal sources such as butter, milk, meat, salmon, and egg yolks, and some plant-derived products such as chocolate and cocoa butter, coconut, palm and palm kernel oils. Meats with the most saturated fat include steak, hamburger, bacon, sausages, ribs, chicken or turkey skin and many deli types of meat.
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