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18:16
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Civil Society Loses Bid to Block UGX 1.4 Trillion Lubowa Hospital Loan parliament 1 Top story

In February 2013, FINASI made a proposal to President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to build and manage specialized healthcare facilities at Entebbe Grade A Hospital and the Uganda Cancer Institute.
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11:09

Suspected Grenade Blast Destroys Home in Jinja land 3 1

Rhoda Namwase, a resident in the area says that they heard a loud blast from Ngobi's house, and upon investigating, saw the roof was blown off and walls cracked in.
09:24
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Nyege-Nyege Fest Preparations Continue Despite Uncertainty government 3

Controversy arose when Parliament called for the cancellation of the event, which, according to legislators, is a forum for promoting immorality. Although Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja says the event has been cleared to take place under strict guidelines, the Speaker of Parliament Anita Among has insisted on the cancellation.
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November 18th Protests: Luuka Residents Recount Memories of Bobi Wine’s Arrest security 5 2 Top story

According to Mukaya, he was repairing a motorcycle for his client in a garage in Kiyunga trading center when protests broke out following the arrest of the National Unity Platform-NUP Presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu during his campaign rally at Saza grounds.
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Court Throws Out Election Petition Against Kagoma County MP parliament 2 1

Walyomu’s lawyer, Ben Ssemanda told URN that his client complied with all the legal requirements while changing his name in 2009, adding that there was no need for the petitioner to sue him over the same.
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10:50

Police Recovers Gun from Garden in Kaliro regional police 1

Rodgers Kudeera, a resident of the area, says since most farmers have been harvesting their crops in the past two months, it would be hard for anyone to notice a foreign element planted in their gardens.
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Committee Irked By Encroachment on Railway Land job 2

The committee chairperson, William Korotyo says that, before their fact-finding trip in Jinja City, they had received reports of squatters who have constructed permanent houses within the rail line and its’ surrounding reserves.
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Jinja City Surveyor Charged for Forgery ground

Kitimba who on Friday evening pleaded not guilty to all the three counts labelled against him was arrested from his Kampala hideout on Thursday.
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Jinja Woman Electrocuted deceased 1 2

35-year-old Robinah Nabukonde, a resident of Muyenga slum was electrocuted on Tuesday when she came into contact with loose electricity wires.
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Kamuli Woman Electrocuted police spokesperson

The deceased's neighbor, Betty Kafuko says that she only noticed Nabirye lying helpless on the ground. "I was cooking outside my room when i noticed Nabirye lying on the ground and a cloud of smoke hovering over the wires," she says.
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Jinja Residents Protest Unfair Eviction land 1 4

They accuse Musa Bashir, the proprietor of Hared petroleum of trying to evict them from their homes on grounds that acquired the land hosting the campsite from Uganda Land Commission.
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700 Families Threatened with Eviction from Houses in Jinja land 1 3

The said land, covers six plots, measuring about four acres along Kisinja road and Nile crescent. It was host to the Ministry of Works employees in the '90s. But the employees continued occupying the said land even after losing their jobs in early 2000'.
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Jinja Residents Reject Construction of Greenhouse at Health Centre land 1 2

The greenhouse is an initiative of Jinja Municipality, where flowers to beautify Jinja town will be grown.
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District Land Offices Remain Idle as MZOs Takes up All Functions service 5 1

Robert Mbaziira, the Senior Land Management Officer Mukono District, points out that with the creating of MZOs most of their roles have been duplicated, adding that workers in district offices literally do despite the fact that they are paid.
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Compensation Woes Still Hurting Bukasa Inland Port Project resident 6 1 Top story

Enock Ariga Marindi, another resident notes that the entire compensation process is shrouded in mystery, saying the ministry has deliberately hidden information from them. He says only a few have been compensated but no one can tell the criteria used to decide who receives the money.
08:17
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Mubaje Worried Over Individual Led Religious Discrimination people 2 1 Top story

Mubaje stressed that human beings are bound to disagree but should resolve their differences amicably without infringing on other people’s religious beliefs.
07:06
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Staff Shortage Hits Makerere University Estates Unit government 1

Sources at the department indicate that over 200 vacancies have not been filled over the past years.
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Bugembe Residents Blame Insecurity on Church Garden district 1 4

According to residents, the feeder road that connects the entire community goes through the bushy garden, which offers sanctuary to thugs.
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