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18:15
18:15

EAC Member States to Jointly Test Truck Drivers for COVID-19 State House 3 1

This is the highest number of infections to be recorded by the country in one day, since the confirmation of the virus in March. Uganda’s caseload now stands at 114 infections, a sizeable number from Kenyan and Tanzanian truck drivers who are entering the country through Malaba, Busia and Mutukula border posts.
16:43
16:43

Kadaga, Katureebe Advised Museveni to Declare a State of Emergency Parliament 3 1

During plenary on Thursday morning, Kadaga told MPs that last Friday, the President invited the top leaders of the arms of Government and during the meeting, they advised the President to declare a state of emergency. However, Kadaga said that it was objected by a cabinet Minister who convinced the President against declaring a state of emergency.
07:22
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Cinemas in Kampala Close President Museveni 1

The Cinema management announced a closure at 3:00 pm on their social media pages and website saying; “Until real life does not feel like a movie, We Are Closed.”
11:47
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Historical Command Warned Museveni About Uganda's Direction 12-Years Ago -Muntu Mugisha Muntu 1 2 Top story

General Mugisha Muntu, the former Army Commander and brain behind the opposition Alliance for National Transformation-ANT, says that between 1998 and 2004, 11 senior army commanders tried to influence change by talking to President Museveni but he didn’t buy into their idea.
14:46
14:46

Dispute with Kenya Hits Uganda’s Export Earnings – Finance President Museveni 1

According to the Ministry of Finance performance of the economy January 2020 report, Uganda exported merchandise worth USD 86.94 million (319 billion Shillings) to the region in December 2019 and imported merchandise worth USD 106.71 million (391 billion Shillings). This translates into a deficit of USD 19.77 million (72 billion Shillings).
15:36
15:36

Museveni Summons Speaker Kadaga President Museveni 1 1

In her opening remarks to plenary, Kadaga actually acknowledged meeting the President but didn’t divulge what they had discussed. She instead complained about the traffic congestion on Entebbe road, saying there is need to establish bus services.
17:53
17:53

Jackson Kafuuzi Takes Oath as Deputy Attorney General President Museveni 1

Kafuuzi was on Wednesday sworn in at State House in Entebbe at a function presided over by President Museveni.
15:33
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EC will have Reason to be Negligent in 2021 with Budget Cut - Opposition President Museveni 3 1

Members of the Opposition in Parliament are concerned that the current cry by Government that they do not have money to run elections could be used against the opposition.
19:18
19:18

Rwanda-Uganda Tensions Dominate Handover Ceremony paul kagame 1 3

Asked about the status of the Uganda -Rwanda relations, Kivejinja said that the bickering is a brotherly fight that will be resolved.
07:51
07:51

Uganda in Advanced Stages of Negotiations With DRC in Plunder Case President Museveni 2 1

Byaruhanga says that although the court had asked Uganda and the DRC to settle the matter out of court, DRC proposed 23 billion US Dollars which was too much for Uganda. Uganda has however offered 150 million dollars, though it hasn’t been agreed yet by DRC.
14:51
14:51

Designate Attorney General Jackson Kafuuzi Left Out as New Ministers Take Oath President Museveni 1

The eight include Raphael Magyezi, Judith Nabakooba, Molly Kamukama, Denis Hamson Obua, Robinah Nabbanja, Peter Ogwang, Beatrice Anywar and Helen Adoa.
14:28
14:28

Parliament to Vet Newly Appointed Ministers on Friday President Museveni 1

According to a communication from the Clerk to Parliament, Jane Kibirige dated December 30th, the first person to appear before the committee will be Raphael Magyezi, the Igara East MP who was appointed Minister of Local Government.
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Environmental Degradation is Uganda's Biggest Problem-Museveni State House 2 1

According to Museveni, the biggest problem the country is facing now is disrespect for the environment which has led to the several deaths especially in disaster prone areas.
18:34
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Criminals Cornered as New Security Measures Begin to Bite-Museveni State House 1 1

The 10-point security plan was first announced after a shooting which claimed the life of then Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga, who was gunned down by gunmen near his home in Kawanda, Wakiso district in June 2018. This also followed a series of similar incidences involving high profile nationals, gunned down in different parts of the country.
15:17
15:17

Parliament Halts UPDF Fisheries Operations Indefinately torture 3 1 Top story

Legislators noted that officers attached to the UPDF Fisheries Protection Unit have time and again been implicated for harassing, torturing and intimidating fishing communities.
07:14
07:14

IGG Scrutinizing Jinja Express Highway Financing-Gov’t President Museveni 4 1

Government has said the matter of the Jinja Express way financing has been referred to the Inspector General of Government (IGG) for scrutiny.
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17:53

Museveni: Rich Corrupt Officials Are Not Happy President Museveni 3 1

Museveni said he appointed a team of the anti-corruption unit in State House to supplement what the current IGG was doing but also to watch over the latter since it had been infiltrated by the corrupt.
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