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12:49
12:49

New NIRA Board Chairperson Wants Changes on National ID Replacement System district 2 2

“Government is paying money on a decentralized system for the Organisation. We have to know what happens in the districts. Why can’t some of these services be executed in the districts? Why do you have to bring the whole Uganda here [in Kololo] and expose our weaknesses?” Biribonwa questions why all services are being offered at the Kololo-based NIRA headquarters.
12:10
12:10

Marks Fraud: Dismissed Makerere Students Fight to Return meeting 1 Top story

They were dismissed from Makerere University in 2018 August and December respectively for allegedly procuring the alteration of their marks.
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18:49

Graphics Designer Testifies in Mak Gold Scandal Case accusation 2 1

Defense lawyer Humphrey Tumwesigye said to be an expert, it doesn’t only mean one must have gone through formal education. “You can become an expert through experience,” he told court.
19:13
19:13

Government Sponsorships Favour Male Students –Mak Professors education 2 6 Top story

They argue that that the affirmative action policy which awarded 1.5 bonus points to girls qualifying to enter public universities, remains insufficient to address equity issues, especially in science-related courses. As a result, they say, the current government merit scholarship for students in higher education is heavily bent in favour of male students.
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15:36

Scouts Boss Concerned About Minors Sent to National Camp home 5 2

Mujuni says children as young as five years of age were cited at the National Scouts Camping site in Kaazi, a suburb of Wakiso district during this year’s national competition. This he says is against scouting guidelines.
07:13
07:13

Justice Tabaro to Head Mak Staff Appeals Tribunal education 2

Justice Tabaro will serve for the next four years and replaces George Omunyokol whose term of ended in March.
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Kamwokya Residents Resolve to Install Security Cameras village 2 1 Top story

Residents say they need to install Closed Circuit Television Camera’s-CCTV on majority streets in their area because of increasing cases of mugg
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16:51

Researcher Roots for Private Public Partnership to Access Quality Education Uganda 3 1

However Mwesigye says the using the case of Promotion of Equality in African Schools –PEAS intervention model, the PPP arrangement under the USE programme has proved to work better than public schools.
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16:59

Mak Staff Tribunal Upholds Decision to Dismiss Registrar over Marks Alteration room

Delivering the ruling, George Omunyokol, the Tribunal Chairperson said all evidence adduced during the appeal process convincingly found Namusoke guilty of the unprofessional conduct.
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20:20

DPP Seeks UGX 10bn for Recruitment, Security service 2 1 Top story

According to the draft budget, the DPP seeks Shillings 250 million for CCTV cameras, biometric access system, scanners and detectors and Shillings 1.26 billion, 7 double cabin pickups for State Attorneys on high risk assignments and 3 Station wagons of Shillings 900 million.
07:51
07:51

Health Workers Absenteeism Drops to 11.9 Percent district 1 4 Top story

Dr. Vicent Oketcho, the Chief of Party of IntraHealth International - Uganda, discloses that in some districts such as Iganga, local leaders went further to use the attendance records to make administrative decisions including payment of salaries based on the number of days worked.
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16:07

BoU: Mobile Money Taxes are Unfair and Discriminative bank of uganda 2

Abuka noted that although placing a charge on mobile money withdrawals would increase revenue, the tax is inefficient, uncertain and complex. He explained that the mobile money levy goes against tax policy
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12:45

Police Management to Discuss Changes in Community Policing Program resident 3 1

Kasingye says police will only intervene and conduct meetings to deliberate on possible solutions when there are serious issues. However, the force will continue deploying patrol vehicles in black spots basing on information from the LCs.
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17:45

Lawyer Kamoga Asked to Abandon Claim on Butabika Wetland member 1 1 Top story

According to Justice Bamugemereire, since Kamoga conceded the titles were issued irregularly, the most prudent thing for him to do is to drop his suit against government filed under MOSKAM Contracting Limited.
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