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20:24
20:24

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.
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.
19:26
19:26

Police Handwriting Expert Testifies in Mak Gold Case Makerere University 1 6

Appearing before Beatrice Kainza, the City Hall Grade One Magistrate on Tuesday, Chelangat, who is also the last state witness said she had found significant similarities in the signatures on documents the accused used for receipting the money and their statements.
13:58
13:58

Scholars Concerned over Uganda's Aid from China state 3 3

Dr. Giuliano, who is also an Assistant Professor at the American University of Beirut, observes that where China has lent extensively, it has gone ahead to attach some of their national assets in order to recover its invested money.
11:33
11:33

Gov't Using Pentecostalism, Gambling To Address Youth Challenges –Researchers Makerere University 1 1

Researchers have criticized president Museveni government for hiding under Pentecostalism, gambling and leisure as a quick way to escape its responsibility of providing for the population and largely to the youth.
18:24
18:24

We Didn't Document Most Exhibits Found With Kitatta- Major Agaba vehicle 1 2 Top story

The officer said that he and his boss Lt. Col Erias Byamukama later signed on the exhibits but didnt record the machetes, axes and iron bars recovered from the offices. According to procedures, an arresting officer is expected to record or document all recoveries from the crime scene as exhibits for purposes of satisfying court that his testimony is genuine.
21:20
21:20

Museveni Unveils Smart, Safe City Solution for Kampala country 1

President Museveni says that with the smart solution, Uganda can then scale down the reliance on human intelligence and observation because machines will be in place to work efficiently.
20:35
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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.
14:55
14:55

Contractor Hands Over Mulago Specialized Hospital team 5 1 Top story

Paul Kabanga, a Laboratory Technologist, says the hospital is equipped with equipment has the ability to deliver results within minutes compared to traditional equipment that can take longer.
18:22
18:22

Rwakafuuzi Criticises Gov't On Unreasonable Charges police 4

He was speaking to URN on the decision by the Directorate of Public Prosecution-DPP to drop charges against five former suspects of the 2010 Kampala Twin Bombings. They are Dr. Ismael Kalule, the former Imam of Ntinda Mosque, Abubakar Batemyeto, Awadhi Omar Awadhi, Yahaya Mbuthia Suleiman and Muhammad Hamid Suleiman.
16:11
16:11

EU Dismiss Accusations of Funding NGOs To “Distablise” Uganda president museveni 2 1

Besides government, Tiedemann said development partners equally fund private sector and civil society organizations. He pointed out that European Union Mission in Uganda is supporting implementation of the national development plan but it doesnt mean its the plan is serving foreign interests.
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17:58

MP Kyagulanyi Asks Parliament To Fight For His Rights state 1 3

Detained Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Kyagulanyi Ssentamu has asked the Speaker of Parliament and MPs to fight and ensure he gets released and adequate medical assistant.
18:44
18:44

Opposition MPs Denied Access to MP Kyagulanyi journalist 2 1

Betty Aol Ochan, the leader of opposition says they will mobilize MPs not to attend plenary as long as the state of their colleagues are unknown.
18:24
18:24

Eastern Uganda Most Violent Region Against Children-Report people 1 3

At least 33.9 percent of the children in Eastern Uganda face sexual forms of violence followed by 30.4 percent in Central and 21.8 percent in Northern Uganda. Sexual violence in the Western region stands at 20.2 percent on average.
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19:42

Butime to Intervene in Fort Portal Municipal Mayor, Councillors Rift state 2 1

Last week, Fort Portal Municipal councilors resolved to petition Butime accusing the Mayor Rev Willy Kintu Muhanga of incompetence, lack of leadership skills, arrogance, and failure to present the State of the Municipality address before the council.
18:11
18:11

Investigations Delay Confirmation of 1100 Police Cadets government 1

The investigations started in November 2016, just two months after the then Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura passed out the officers from Kabalye Police Training School. Munira Ali, the Spokesperson of the Inspectorate of Government, says investigations are still ongoing.
16:17
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Chief Justice Needs More Powers - Justice Kasule uganda 3 1 Top story

Justice Kasule argued that the Chief Justices powers are capped in the bill which was endorsed by cabinet early this year because he has to consult before making decisions. For instance, he pointed out, that the power to appoint or discipline judicial officers is vested in the judicial service commission.
10:36
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Muslim Parliamentarians Demand Answers Over Abiriga's Assassination home 1 Top story

Unidentified gunmen riding on a motorcycle gunned down Abiriga together with his bodyguard, Saidi Buga last night as they were heading to the legislators home in Matugga in Wakiso district.
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