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09:11
09:11

Former US President, George Bush Sr is Dead united states 1

He breathed his last on Friday evening, according to the family spokesperson, Jim McGrath.
06:58
06:58

Shumuk Director Mukesh Out on Bail united states 1 Top story

He was released shortly after being charged with 13 counts relating to forgery, uttering a false document and conspiracy to commit a felony. Mukesh pleaded not guilty to the charges, saying he isnt a criminal.
13:40
13:40

Solidarity Summit on Refugees: NGOs Biggest Beneficiaries south sudan 2 1 Top story

Onek says only China and India fulfilled their pledges and channeled their donations directly to government while the others said they had channeled their support through NGOs.
17:30
17:30

Kasaija to Ugandans: Innovate to Develop the Country kampala 2

Kasaija appealed to Ugandans to emulate the United States of America and China where there is a discovery of something new every day.
07:41
07:41

Government Hands Electro-Maxx 6-Year Power Deal district 1

The Acting Director of Energy Resources in the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, James Banabe last week said they had rejected pressure from Electro-Maxx to add US 2 cents for capacity building.
19:25
19:25

Can ‘People Power' Change Uganda's Political Fortune? arua 1 5 Top story

The phrase has now been adopted by Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, now seen as the founder of a formidable force dubbed People Power in Uganda. He has taken it a notch further to conjoin a slogan People Power, Our Power which has since become popular among ordinary people.
18:19
18:19

Mystery Surrounds Two Impounded Mineral Containers uganda 1 Top story

The URA Publicists, Herbert Ssempogo denied knowledge of the containers, saying they have never heard about them.
20:35
20:35

Police Holding 66 Suspects for Brutal Killings - Museveni member 2

The President revealed this during a national address on the state of security at State House, Entebbe. He said that the arrested individuals are suspected for masterminding the murder of Prosecutor Joan Kagezi, muslim clerics, former Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga and Major Kiggundu, among others.
07:17
07:17

Makerere Panics with Incomplete Stadium as World Netball Games Draw Closer updf 2 Top story

Despite the effort being made by UPDF engineers to ensure the facility is ready, a highly placed source in the university, said they may present an incomplete structure for the 3rd edition of the World University Netball championships given the remaining time.
18:30
18:30

Gov't to Recognize Late Fr Binta as a Hero ugandan 3 1

Binta aged 52, died on August 20 from the USA, where he has been serving as a parish priest at St Benedict Parish, Phoenix, Arizona. He died of cancer that he had been battling for the past two years.
17:16
17:16

PR Firms Boost Tourism Arrivals-UTB country 3 1

Ssempebwa says they expect to spend less in the next years but reap more returns because they have mastered the art of monitoring the firms.
11:19
11:19

Fort Portal Catholic Diocese Mourns Fr. Binta philosophy 3 1

Binta died on Sunday in the USA on Sunday, where he was serving as a parish priest at St Benedict Parish, Phoenix, Arizona. He died of cancer that he had been battling for the past two years.
15:33
15:33

People-Power Leaders Seek International Probe on Arua Fracas uganda 1 2

The members of the pressure group told journalists in Kampala that the Ugandan government should be held liable for violating the rights of its people and sanctioning inhumane and degrading treatment against those in custody.
10:37
10:37

Tufts University Declines to Expel Anite united states 1 Top story

Martin Byakuleka, the President CLOUD, says they are now calling for the boycott of Tufts University as it has allowed a Ugandan who has participated in killing democracy to enjoy the freedoms of American democracy.
17:14
17:14

Health Ministry Re-running Mubende Strange Disease Samples headquarters 3 1

Dr Ruth Aceng, the minister of health says that they are not waiting for the results from Atlanta but also trying to find out what has led to the death of eight people in Mubende.
16:57
16:57

Former RDC Lutukumoi Plans Return to DP home 1

Lutukumoi however, says he was convinced to return to his party after the grand DP reunion on August 3, 2018 because the party leaders have taken laudable steps to address the trivial conflicts that had always bedeviled Ugandas oldest party. He told URN in an email that as he waits to make an official return to DP, his heart; mind and soul have never left the party despite joining government.
10:23
10:23

Countries Urged to Boost HIV Prevention Measures health management 1 Top story

UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidib says that the failure by countries to provide comprehensive sexuality education, condoms, harm reduction or pre-exposure prophylaxis, will ultimately translate into more new HIV infections, higher future treatment costs and a higher burden for health-care budgets and systems.
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:
17:36
17:36

Police Commissioner Okello Makmot Dies in Dubai condition 1 Top story

Makmot breathed his last aboard an Emirates flight this afternoon while in transit to Dubai on his way to Uganda from the USA where he had for training on small arms proliferation.
17:31
17:31

Flying Squad Lame Without Tracking Department police spokesperson 2 1

According to Kayima, the department had become a money minting venture as the officers had turned their focus on phone tracking instead of tackling crime such as kidnaps and vehicle theft.
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