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16:41
16:41

Man Arrested over Internet and Mobile Money Thefts resident 2

Police detectives who conducted a search at the suspect’s home recovered six phones, eight sim cards and a counter book in which Ssentamu is believed to have been recording phone contacts alongside other particulars of his potential victims.
16:55
16:55

Identity Thefts Fueling Cyber Crime - Police robbery 1

In 2018, unsuspecting members of public including several police officers were fleeced of money by a one Geoffrey Kalele, a resident of Kalitumba, Magada Sub county, Namutumba District when he created and used a Facebook page in the names of the IGP Martin Okoth Ochola, to solicit money from them in the pretense of helping them acquire better offices and promotions.
17:04
17:04

Transporters Stranded As Police Battles Besigye Supporters in Jinja street 4 1

The Nile Bridge was blocked for close to four hours, with big vehicles parked on one lane as police conducted operations.
15:13
15:13

Lira Anti-Corruption Demonstrators Out on Bond lira municipality 1

The Lira District Police Commander, Joel Tubanone, says police have temporarily preferred charges of organizing an illegal assembly against the group and released them on bond after presenting substantive sureties.
10:02
10:02

BOU Didn't Blow UGX 478B in Crane Bank Take Over-Mutebile uganda 1 1 Top story

First, the BOU did not take Shs 478 billion from an undisclosed account. The BOU provided a loan to Crane Bank and this money came from the BOUs own resources. The BOU is a Central Bank and like any other Central Bank it can create financial assets and liabilities. In this case the BOU created a financial asset the loan to Crane Bank which was matched by an equivalent liability an increase in the money supply.
17:44
17:44

Civil Servants Storm District Headquarters Over Unpaid Salaries health worker 3 1

Ruhemba told the aggrieved workers that the district is working hard to ensure their salaries are paid before September 15th 2018. He also noted that some of the workers hadnt submitted their Tax Identification Numbers, which made it difficult to pay them.
16:15
16:15

Katosi Road Scam: Former UNRA Staffs Get 5 Year Jail Term street 2 1

Justice Gidudu said the three were convicted because of the key role they played in the movement of money from UNRA account to Apollo Senkeetos fictitious EUTAW Company.
18:47
18:47

Opposition MPs Demand IGP's Statement on Jailed Legislators people 5 1

The Leader of Opposition, Betty Aol Ochan threatened to mobilize the masses from the constituencies of the jailed MPs to demonstrate, should Government fail to provide a satisfactory account on the fate of the MPs immediately and release them unconditionally.
12:45
12:45

Vendors Reject Plans to Erect Telecom Mast in Mbale Market ground 1 3

Kenneth Khatuli, the Mbale Deputy Town Clerk, says being the land lords of Mbale Central Market they are engaging the vendors so that they agree that the mast is erected in the market.
16:43
16:43

Museveni's Response to Feedback on Social Media, Mobile Money Taxes road 1 Top story

Premaz Kirabo Mayega was for scraping the tax. Tusime Peter wonders what will happen to those who had paid the 1. George Mugwanja said tax should be simple and easily collected. Henry Othieno wonders why we do not tax the multinationals. Hackim Niwazy, commends my message but informs me that they are taxing mere deposits. I have been following up all these issues for a long time. Here are my comments on each of the points:
17:24
17:24

Kyotera DPC Loses Gun To Thugs investigation 1 Top story

According to information obtained by our reporter, two armed thugs donning military uniform stopped Kayongos private car at around 3am claiming to be operatives from the Special Forces Command. They reportedly persuaded Kayongo to surrender his pistol to help them in their operation since President Yoweri Museveni was expected in Kyotera the following day.
15:26
15:26

Cabinet Directs Telecoms to Stop Taxing Deposits on Personal Accounts uganda 6 1 Top story

Apart from removing the tax on personal deposits, Bahati says the tax will be enforced as it was passed by parliament. He explained that government will review the new tax where necessary.
10:37
10:37

Apac CFO, Finance Officer Interdicted Over UGX 800M investigation 1

Preliminary investigations implicate the two for paying over 800 million Shillings into the accounts of some individuals in the district without the authorisation of CAO.
12:52
12:52

Embattled Moroto Hospital Director Reinstated, Transferred ministry of health 1 Top story

Dr. Atwine interdicted Dr. Nyeko on March 30th, 2018 for alleged embezzlement and misappropriation of over Shillings 50 million meant for the maintenance of the regional workshop in the financial year 2015/16.
08:02
08:02

OPM Contractor in Trouble Over Bouncing Cheque general manager

According to Odongo, Osuku filed a complaint of issuing a bouncing cheque against Ndeba at Serere Central Police Station under CRB 274 / 2018.
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