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Vandalism, Poor Attitude Big Challenges to KCCA-Musisi authority 1

Musisi called on Government to increase funding to the Authority to purchase garbage collection and disposal trucks, saying only 14 trucks are available of the required 65 trucks.
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Gov't Defends Closure of Radio Unity asian 1

On Tuesday afternoon, the Internal Affairs Minister, Mario Obiga Kania defended the closure of the station, saying it fell short of the minimum broadcasting standards.
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BOU Officials Grilled Over Loan Acquisition Company closed banks 1 1

In his report, the Auditor General noted that in December 2007, Bank of Uganda signed an agreement with Nile River Acquisition Company to sell the debt portfolio for the three closed banks at US Dollars 5.25 million approximately Shillings 8.8 billion.
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Tooth Decay on the Increase- Dentists 5

Aramanzani Ssekamate, a commercial cyclist in Central Kampala who has had two of his teeth excavated, says he brushes at times that are convenient for him.
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Kadaga Directs Parliament to Investigate Mak Appointments makerere university 3 1

Speaker Kadaga says that there is need to look into the appointments at the institution which she said has been marred with illegalities aimed at pushing qualified personnel especially women out of leadership positions.
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Egyptian President Honors Mufti Mubaje sheikh mubaje 1 Top story

Gen. Al-Sisi handed over similar medals to five Egyptian personalities and Yerzhan Mayamerov, the Grand Mufti of Kazakhstan. The Ahram Daily, an Egyptian publication quotes Sheikh Mubaje, saying the honor is the most important in his educational and religious propagation life.
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Police Authority to Decide Fate of 2015/2016 Recruits confirmation 1

A reliable source in the police top management told URN that the report has since been handed to the Police Authority chaired by the Internal Affairs Minister Gen. Jeje Odong for deliberations and way forward.
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Draft Industrial Policy Calls for Increased State Involvement 3 1

The proposed National Industrial Development Policy 2018 is to replace the National Industrial Policy of 2008 which largely failed because just a bit of its policy options were actually implemented.
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ERA Asks Public to Employ Certified Wiremen 1 7

Eng. Ziria Tibalwa, the ERA ED said the public should always ask wire men to first produce certificates before using their services. She said people should always ensure that wiremen carry certificates which belong to them to curb incidences of impersonation.
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Prosecution Concludes Submission in Kitatta Case uganda people

Mugisha told the General Court Martial chaired by Lt General Andrew Gutti that they only wanted to present the investigating Officer in addition to the four state witnesses who testified against the accused. He however, said they discovered that his testimony was similar to four witnesses and therefore decided to close their submissions.
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Witness Fails to Show Up For Mak Professor Rape Case victim 1

The case was scheduled for hearing on Tuesday before Justice Jane Francis Abodo but prosecution led by Catherine Akello asked for an adjournment on grounds that the complainant who is also the main witness had yet to be traced.
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Lira Clashes Imply Loss of Confidence in Criminal Justice System dickens okello 2

Bernard Atiku, the chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Childrens affairs says that the news of childs strangling is traumatizing adding that such trauma is pushing the community which is now desperate for justice, yet operating in a vacuum, and expecting less from the criminal justice system.
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WHO Launches Action Plan as Global Malaria Cases Surge

In 2017, there were an estimated 219 million cases of malaria, compared to 217 million the year before. But in the years prior, the number of people contracting malaria globally had been steadily falling, from 239 million in 2010 to 214 million in 2015. Uganda accounted for more than 4 percent of the malaria cases worldwide.
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640 Health Workers Vaccinated Against Ebola kasese

According to Ministry of Health records, 107 people were vaccinated in Ntoroko district and 524 in Kasese district as of November 17, 2018. Next week the vaccination exercise will start in Bundibugyo district. A total of 3,000 health workers will be vaccinated in the country.
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