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05:02
05:02

Museveni Explains why Government Blocked Facebook in Uganda President Museveni 3 1

President Museveni has explained that the social media, Facebook has been blocked by Government, after the National Resistance Movement (NRM) supporter’s accounts were pulled down.
13:26
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Facebook Blocks Anti-Bobi Wine Accounts social media 2 1 Top story

Hundreds Facebook accounts in Uganda that have been posting anti-Bobi Wine messages have been pulled down by global giant that has 2.7billion users, more than a third of the world's population
14:23
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Fraudsters Impersonate Health Minister, PS Online COVID-19 1 2

“Dear friends, malicious individuals are at it again. They have created a fake Instagram account under my name. I want to inform you all that I DO NOT have an Instagram account and please don’t respond to any Information coming from that profile. It is a scam account,” Aceng posted on her social media.
03:13
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South Sudan Registers First COVID -19 Case resident 1

Unlike other countries, South Sudan took early measures eve before registering the first case. the government declared a curfew from 8:00 p.m. to 06:00 am ad also ordered the closure of all bars, night clubs, and shops, other than those selling food, in addition to encouraging people to observe social distancing rules.
19:19
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City 'Pastor' Augustine Yiga Arrested for Misleading Public on COVID-19 police spokesperson 1

Yiga, commonly known as ‘abizaayo’ reportedly used his Television Station to tell the public that there was no Coronavirus in Africa . He coined his argument on the fact that no single death had been declared in a number of countries, yet in the west, nations that were battling the disease had lost lives in hundreds.
12:18
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No Registered Case of Corona Virus in Kampala –Health Ministry social media 1 Top story

In a statement issued this morning, the Senior Health Ministry Publicist, Emmanuel Ainebyoona, says no single COVID-19 case has been registered in the country. He also clarifies that the Health Ministry surveillance teams received an alert from Royal Complex on Friday of a lady suspected to have COVID-19 infection.
14:36
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Bobi Wine to Resume Consultations Next Week Uganda Police Force 6 4 Top story

According to Ssenyonyi, when they wrote to police, the only response they got was through media reports the next day by the Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, saying they hadn’t followed the laid down guidelines.
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.
14:43
14:43

Court Halts Implementation of Digital Tax Stamps Uganda 1

The order signed by the Deputy Registrar Dr. Agnes Nkonge stays URA from enforcing the transition period deadline which the tax body had set before slapping heavy fines to manufacturers and importers of several gazette goods including bottled water, soda, beer, wine, spirits, and tobacco.
13:06
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Reviewing Museveni’s 10 Point Security Plan Fred Enanga 3 3 Top story

In his speech, Museveni said with the CCTVs in place, criminals will to suffer as cameras are in position to capture their activities in places from as far as 30kms. He said government will install cameras on highways and start the digital registration of motor vehicle and motorcycle number plates in the second phase.
18:44
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UNEB Disowns Social Media PLE Papers school 1 3 Top story

Our reporter accessed the fake papers and compared them with the papers done on Monday but none of the numbers were similar. The UNEB Executive Secretary, Dan N. Odong has those behind the fake papers that they risk arrest.
17:43
17:43

StanChart New Digital App to Target Social Media Users digital banking 2 1

The bank has added a feature called SC Keyboard on their digital app, SC Mobile, designed to show up on the lower left corner of the chats whenever one has opened say Facebook, WhatsApp or any other social media platform.
16:08
16:08

Police Hunt for Driver Captured on Video for Reckless Driving street 1 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says the driver abandoned the vehicle and fled into hiding when the officers approached his vehicle.
17:07
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Winnie Nwagi Apologises Over "Pornographic" Presentation performance 1 Top story

She made the pledge in a meeting with members of the Pornography Control Committee –PCC at the Directorate of Ethics and Integrity Offices at Social Security House in Kampala on Monday.
18:49
18:49

Boda boda Murder: Police Drop Charges Against Lookalike Suspects social media 1 1 Top story

However, Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says SID has dropped charges against trio since the prime suspect, John Bosco Mugisha aka Mukiga was picked up on Wednesda
14:28
14:28

Police Confirm Arrest of Suspect in Mengo Boda boda Murder motorcycle 1 Top story

The Kampala Metropolitan Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango identifies the suspect as John Bosco Mugisha alia Mukiga. In a statement issued this afternoon, Onyango explains that Mukiga was picked up from his hideout in Nsiike I, Ndeeba, Rubaga Division, in Kampala last night following a tip off.
16:35
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SFC, UPDF Deny Kidnapping Music Promoter Bajjo social media

The SFC Spokesperson, Major Jimmy Omara and Defense Ministry Spokesperson, Brigadier Richard Karemire dismiss claims that Bajjo was kidnapped by security operatives under their respective units. “I am not aware,” Brig Karemire simply replied to Uganda Radio Network (URN) via a telephone call.erson, Major Jimmy Omara and UPDF mouthpiece Brigadier Richard Karemire all dismissed claims that Bajjo was kidnapped by security operatives under their respective unit
20:24
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Embassy Website Displays Dead Minister as Part of Cabinet member 1 Top story

The official website of the Ugandan Embassy in Brussels still displays Maria Mutagamba as minister for Tourism, more than two years after she died.
13:46
13:46

Mak Legal Costs Shoot to UGX 63bn people 1

The costs stem from 50 cases against the University.
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15:54

Parents Exposing Children to Pornography – Report administrator 2 2

The most startling was the confession that parents had equally exposed their children to pornography, while actions by some parents had initiated their offspring’s into sexual activity. Students said they accidentally found their parents having sex or their neighbours having sex. These concerns were particularly raised by Day Scholars.
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