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Retired Judges Get More Benefits Than Retired Presidents, Speakers of Parliament security guard 1 Top story

Taking to X, Kyagulanyi said a country that is struggling to feed its citizens, cannot afford to buy such luxurious vehicles for former leaders who are already well-off. Each of the five vehicles that were publicly given out, cost the taxpayer Shs 600 million.
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UPDF Officers Sensitized on Government Operations and Service Delivery prime minister 1 2

The officers are slated to graduate next week after a one-year course in national security, and this interface with different state actors is aimed at preparing their mindsets for future managerial deployments both within the force and other government ministries.
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Nabbanja Commissions UGX 1.7Bn Health Facility in Kakumiro prime minister 4 2

The shillings 1.7 billion health facility was constructed with funding from Uganda Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers Program-UGIFT pursuant to government policy of ensuring that each sub county in the country gets a well-equipped a health center III.
09:24
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Nyege-Nyege Fest Preparations Continue Despite Uncertainty government 3

Controversy arose when Parliament called for the cancellation of the event, which, according to legislators, is a forum for promoting immorality. Although Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja says the event has been cleared to take place under strict guidelines, the Speaker of Parliament Anita Among has insisted on the cancellation.
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Nabbanja Blasts Buliisa Land Board for Conniving with Land Grabbers prime minister 2 1

Addressing the implementers of the Parish Development Model-PDM implementers in Buliisa on Tuesday afternoon, Nabbanja revealed that her office has recieved sufficient evidence implicating the land board members for masterminding massive land grabbing through the issuance of land titles to the rich at the expense of the vulnerable community members.
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Stampede as Pilgrims Fight for 'Holy Water' Namugongo 1 Top story

Many pilgrims, who flock to Namugongo to celebrate Martyr’s Day fetch water from the man-made lake. They have often given testimonies that the water heals them of various ailments.
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Premier Nabbanja Rejects Aid Items Sent to Kasese Flood Victims prime minister 1 3 Top story

Nabbanja said that the items that included 1,000 mosquito nets and 1,000 blankets were substandard and not fit for human use. The nets were found to be very small in size while the blankets were too light. She also questioned the quality of beans that had been given to the flood victims, saying that they were equally not good for human consumption.
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11 Cabinet Ministers Lose Positions as Museveni Names New Cabinet Health Management Top story

Maj. Gen Jim Muhwezi, the Rujumbura Member of Parliament has replaced Gen Ely Tumwine- who has been serving as Security Minister since 2018. For the position of Minister for General Duties in the Prime Minister’s Office, the former NRM Secretary General, Justine Kasule Lumumba, has replaced Mary Karoro Okurut.
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Busoga Kingdom Fails to Implement Development Agenda Due to Budget Constraints prime minister 1 1

Joel Kafuko, a senior citizen within Butembe chiefdom says, says it is time the subjects of the kingdom adopt a culture of financing their kingdom. “As subjects, we are supposed to financially support our king to ably implement his aspirations to the people other than expecting him to do all things by himself because it’s hard for him to ably serve us when the kingdom lacks clear sources of income,” he said.
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Clerics in Busoga Call for An End to Brutality prime minister 4

Speaking on Sunday, Bishop Wakula says that, security operatives ought to exercise lenience by lawfully arresting the culprits rather than being brutal which demean human dignity.
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Tooro American Convention Cancelled Over Coronavirus Fears prime minister

Albert Bakasara, the TAA Chairman and Chief Executive Officer – CEO, says that the cancellation of the event is a painful but necessary decision. He discloses that of the over 320 people that had been expected to attend, several had already purchased their convention tickets and the association is going to refund all their registration money.
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Inter-Ministerial Committee to Conduct Fresh Investigations on Lusanja Eviction resident 1 5

The land in question measuring at least 9.6 acres was given to businessman Medard Kiconco who, according to a judgement by Justice Taddeo Asiimwe, acquired it from the rightful owners in 2016 as opposed to the 148 other claimants who bought it from a one Chrispa Bitarabeho who had no right to sell the land.
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Attorney General, Legal Committee Clash Over Opposition Constitution Amendment Bill vice president 1 6 Top story

Some of the proposals that require government response include scraping the representation of the army in Parliament, repeal of the office of Prime Minister and Vice President, reinstatement of presidential term limits, prohibiting the appointment of Ministers from among MPs and others.
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Uganda on Food Security Threat Alert as Locusts Invade people 5 1

The Ministry of Agriculture has since passed out information warning the entire populace to stock enough food. However, the warning might have come in late as many people are likely to have already sold off a number of crops harvested in the recent farming season. Uganda last experienced a major locust invasion in 1961, with immense damage on crops which resulted in acute hunger.
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Dark Memories of 1966 Evoked as Family, Friends Celebrate Dr. Lumu's Life deceased 1 6 Top story

Henry Kyemba, the then Personal Secretary to Dr Apollo Milton Obote points out that as tension between Mengo and Obote continued rising, there were a lot of accusations. Kyemba notes that since Dr. Lumu was a personal friend to Kabaka Fredrick Muteesa, who was already at loggerheads with Obote, his arrest was unavoidable.
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Bible Society Hunts for UGX 1B for Runyankore-Rukiga Bible Commentary Translation prime minister 4 3

Simon Peter Mukhama, the General Secretary Bible Society of Uganda says although their target is to translate all bible verses, they are hampered by lack of finances. Mukhama says translating a single verse into Runyankore-Rukiga costs Shillings 50,000, which they are struggling to raise.
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