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17:53

IGG's Letter to ISO Angers Speaker rebecca kadaga 8 1 Top story

Justice Mulygonjas letter hasnt gone down well the speaker of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, saying it is intended to muzzle parliamentary investigations, steal the voice of the people, intimidate and blackmail parliament and its members in the performance of their constitutional mandate.
12:43
12:43

Iganga Municipality Orders Clan Head to Relocate Graveyard road

Last week, the Speaker Iganga Municipality, Musa Ssengoba convened a meeting with the affected parties and gave them a weeks ultimatum to clear the road reserve.
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Sergeant at Arms Abandons Council Over Unpaid Allowances home 1 Top story

Loum explains that the Sergeant at Arms abandoned his responsibilities to protest delayed payment of his allowances for the past four council meeting.
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12:56

Kyenjojo RDC Under Fire for Allowing Illegal Kiosk Construction container 4 3

Godfrey Kiiza, the Kyenjojo Town Clerk, says that in 2016, President Museveni issued a directive stopping the erection of kiosks along the Kyenjojo- Fort Portal road and in the town. He also directed that all the kiosks be demolished.
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Fort Portal Municipality Enforcement Officer in Trouble for Collecting Revenue speaker 4

For more than two years now, Fort Portal Municipality has been struggling to raise revenue, with some leaders saying that contractors do not remit to the municipality. Municipality records indicate that in the financial year 2017/2018, uncollected revenue by the municipality was over 600 million shillings.
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Government to Issue Guidelines on Fish Maw Trading parliament 4 1

The traders through their Secretary General Charles Tebandeke told the speaker that they were being denied their right to trade in fish maws yet they pay licenses to deal in the business.
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Mufti Eulogizes Afande Kirumira, Demands Equal Treatment for Muslims police 1 Top story

Leading funeral prayers for the late Kirumira at Gaddaffi National Mosque this afternoon, the Mufti of Uganda, Sheikh Shaban Ramadan Mubaje, said he has been following Kirumiras social media posts and is sure he died for speaking the truth.
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EU Dismiss Accusations of Funding NGOs To “Distablise” Uganda president museveni 1 2

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.
18:55
18:55

Parliament Demands Answers From Gov't on MPs Detention police 3

Muhindo Harold Tonny the Deputy Opposition Whip asked Government to explain the arrest and whereabouts of the MPs and under what circumstances they are being held.
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Mabirizi Challenges Age Limit Judgment in Supreme Court ground 2 1 Top story

In his petition, Mabirizi raises sixteen grounds where he believes that the learned Justices erred in law while making their judgment.
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Ugandans in South Korea Seek Gov't Support country 1

Kaziro told the MPs that talks between the two countries could lead to a relaxation of stringent visa requirements by South Korea for Ugandans intending to visit the country.
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MPs to Government: Don't Rush Phasing Off Airtime Scratch Cards area 3

Tumwebaze says the electronic airtime will also improve revenue collection since URA can now tell how much airtime the telecom companies sell and also minimize the waste generated from the scratch card.
18:34
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Poor State of Ntungamo Stadium Irks Leaders district 3

The Ntungamo LC V Vice Chairperson, Sakina Ampaire said the district leadership has already instructed a team led by the Chief Administrative Officer, Kweyamba Ruhemba to come up with a comprehensive report on the state of the stadium and how best to address the challenges at the facility.
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Museveni to Receive Global Peace Award kampala 3

Milton Kambula, the President Global Peace Foundation Uganda Chapter and Peace Service Ambassador, says they are awarding Museveni for joining the Global conversation for the unification of Korea.
11:36
11:36

Speaker Held over Aggravated Robbery village

Police have preferred murder charges against Opio under CL CRB 890/2018. The Lira District Police Commander, Joel Tubanone has confirmed the arrest of Opio but declined to divulge details. Opio has had a frosty relationship with the police in the past few months.
07:15
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Sugarcane Farmers Protest Withholding Tax ministry 1 Top story

Issa Budhugo, the Chairperson Busoga Sugar Cane Growers Association-BUSGA, says they are unwilling to pay the withholding tax because it amounts to double taxation.
07:42
07:42

Mukono District Loses Land to Private Developers health worker 4 1

Emmanuel Mbonye, the Mukono District Council Speaker, says part of the land where the district headquarters seats was bought off by a private developer only identified as Dr. Konde.
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18:08

Strange Disease Kills Eight Children in Manafwa health ministry 3

Rose Mutonyi, the Bubulo West MP told parliament on Wednesday afternoon that cases have been reported in Bukusu, Nabutoola and Bugobero Sub counties.
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10:06

Speaker Wins Defamation Case Against Red Pepper

In her application, Kadaga sought general and exemplary costs for defamation. She also asked court to issue permanent orders restraining The Pepper Publications Ltd and its sister publication from publishing any further derogatory materials about her.
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